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Silicon Alley Insider
China Urgently Needs To Solve Its City Problem
SOME HISTORIANS BELIEVE that Marco Polo never went to China. But even if the 13th-century Venetian merchant did not lay eyes on the coastal city of Hangzhou himself, he certainly reflected the awe it inspired in other foreign traders when he described it as "beyond dispute the finest and the noblest in the world".
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Nikkei Net Interactive
Next big battle in China auto market is over 50,000-yuan cars
Competition is heating up in China's market for low-end cars. And both Chinese and foreign carmakers are racing to expand lineups.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Nicky Wu blushes at Liu Shishi`s love confession
Taiwanese actor Nicky Wu and Chinese actress Liu Shishi team up at a press conference for their TV drama "Bu Bu Jing Qing" in Hangzhou city, China, 16 April 2014.
The richest man in Asia is selling everything in China
Li is reportedly the richest person in Asia with a net worth well in excess of $30 billion, much of which he made being a shrewd property investor.
People's Daily Online
Zhuhai ranks first among top ten sustainable Chinese cities
Zhuhai, located at the southern tip of the Pearl River Delta of south China's Guangdong Province, tops the list of China's most sustainable cities.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
China: Building the dream
By 2030 Chinese cities will be home to about 1 billion people. Getting urban China to work properly is vital to the country's economic and political future, says James Miles SOME HISTORIANS BELIEVE that Marco Polo never went to China.
Don't Be Fooled by China's Robust Growth
A labourer works at a construction site in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, April 14, 2014.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Tea was popular on the day of the event
While not quite sending coal to Newcastle, Truro and Falmouth MP Sarah Newton, alongside other trade talks, will be celebrating the sale of Cornish tea to China on a visit to the country.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Nucleic Acids Research
Direct activation of human and mouse Oct4 genes using engineered TALE and Cas9 transcription factors
In this article, we systematically investigated the potential of these new tools in activating the stringently silenced pluripotency gene Oct4 in mouse and human somatic cells.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
People's Daily Online
Youth tea art contest kicks off in Hangzhou
A girl performs tea art during a tea art competition among primary school pupils in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, April 12, 2014.
The Straits Times
Japan confirms first bird flu case since 2011
This photo taken on on Feb 17, 2014 shows chickens at a poultry market that has been closed due to the risk of spreading the H7N9 bird flu virus in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
China bitcoin exchanges say certain banks to close their accounts
Two of China's largest bitcoin exchanges said their trading accounts at certain domestic banks would be closed down by the lenders next week, the latest blow to the virtual currency.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Fells Point Corner Theatre Stages Top Girls, Now thru 4/27
When Marlene celebrates her promotion to the top of a London employment agency, she invites all of her heroines from art and history to join her: a fearless Victorian-era explorer, a Japanese Emperor's mistress turned Buddhist nun, a woman who may have indeed been the Pope, the Canterbury Tales' obedient Clerk's wife and a Flemish peasant-avenger ... (more)
SADIF Analytics releases new rating update reports for Chinese stocks
Ilhavo, Portugal - SADIF Investment Analytics, announces a new rating update report covering the following companies: Report Summary for: Tianma Microelectronics Co., Ltd. is a below average quality company with a neutral outlook.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Weird Asia News
Buddhist Temple in China Forms 'Anti-Terrorist' Squad
After the knife attack at the southwestern China's Kunming train station that claimed 33 lives and a vehicle ploughing into tourists at Tiananmen Square in October, labelled as a suicide attack, China remains jittery.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
China: March sales go up 9%
While the state-backed China Association of Automobile Manufacturers will release monthly sales later on, we already have the March figures, courtesy of the Passenger Car Association.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
The Star Online
Earthly intervention: Chinese Buddhist temple monks form 'anti-terrorist' squad
Nervous about a repeat of last month's deadly knife attack at a Chinese train station, a Buddhist temple in China has drafted some of its monks to form an 'anti-terrorist' squad.
Atlantis Resources extends deal with Chinese partner
Tidal power developer Atlantis Resources, which floated on AIM in February, has extended its partnership with Chinese player Dongfang Electrical Machinery with a new testing agreement offshore Hangzhou.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Air Force Times
World scholars: Foundation sends officers abroad
Enrique Oti, an Air Force communications officer was an Olmsted Scholar, Class of 2007, in Hangzhou, China.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
The Washington Post
Why Chinese Christians are camping out to save their church
Thousands of Chinese Christians have camped themselves in and around a church in the eastern part of China to prevent it from being demolished after several crosses have already been torn down under a provincial campaign to curb the spread of Christianity, local residents and religious leaders said Friday.