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1 min ago | South China Morning Post
Eleven days after the third child of a farmer couple, a daughter, was born in the summer of 1995 in Quantou village, she was taken away from her parents by local cadres.
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1 min ago | Wall Street Journal
China Cinda Asset Management Co., a state-backed company that gobbles up bad loans from China's financial system, Thursday priced its initial public offering at the top of its price range, at HK$3.58 a share, to raise US$2.5 billion.
1 hr ago | South China Morning Post
Chinese SOE Chinalco's attempt to raise its stake in Rio Tinto to 18 per cent was blocked by the Australian government.
5 hrs ago | CBS Local
That was the message delivered by Governor Patrick, Massport's CEO Tom Glynn and Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce President Paul Guzzi as they officially welcomed Hainan Airlines to Boston.
9 hrs ago | The Republic
In tense, face-to-face talks, Vice President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping traded arguments Wednesday over China's contentious new air defense zone, with no consensus about how to defuse an issue that's raising anxieties across Asia and beyond.
9 hrs ago | The China Post
11 hrs ago | Nature China
Plant cells have pattern recognition receptors on their plasma membrane for detecting pathogenic microbes.
15 hrs ago | Canada.com
More than 60 horses and riders arrived in Vancouver for the upcoming Cavalia Odysseo show, which runs Dec. 7 to Jan. 5., on Monday.
17 hrs ago | Journal of Human Hypertension
Journal of Human Hypertension 28, 25–31; doi:10.1038/jhh.2013.44; published online 6 June 2013 Correspondence: Professor J Wang, Department of Neuro-Epidemiology, Tianjin Neurological Institute, No.
The HSBC/Markit services PMI stood at 52.5 in November, little changed from October's 52.6 and above the 50 line that separates expansion from contraction.
In this photo taken Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, Liu Xia, wife of 2010 Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo, reacts to an unexpected visit by journalists from The Associated Press at her home in Beijing, China.
Tianjin Eco-City, the best known eco-city project in China, now has about 6,000 residents five years after its construction, according to Ho Tong Yen, chief executive officer of Sino-Singapore Tianjin Eco-city Investment and Development Co., Ltd, the project's developer.
A set of contested islands -- known as Diaoyu in China and Senkaku in Japan -- are claimed by both China and Japan.
The two companies are currently finalizing plans for the cooperation, focusing on business-to-business cargo deliveries with a 12- to 72-hour timeframe.
When Prez Art Museum Miami debuts this week, director Thom Collins says, it'll be an arts facility unlike anything else in the world.
More than 400 lots of Chinese works of art from American collections will be offered on the first day of a two-day auction dedicated to Asian art in San Francisco, December 17 and 18. Featuring fresh-to-the market private collections of jade, scholar's objects, textile works of art, ceramics and paintings - many collected in the 1920s and 1930s, ... (more)