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1 hr ago | The Spokesman-Review

Kraft recalls some American Singles cheese - Sat, 30 Aug 2014 PST

Kraft voluntarily recalled 7,691 cases of its American Singles cheese product Friday because an ingredient was stored improperly by a supplier.


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5 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Revamping the world's largest medical education system: mixed results of progress

Beginning in 1998, China launched sweeping reforms to the higher education system in which medical education was also substantively promoted to ensure that health professionals were trained more effectively and efficiently to produce a workforce of sufficient size, specialty mix, and skill to meet public needs.


Related Topix: Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Medicine, World News, China, Nursing, Health

8 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

Pollution trading market to be boosted

While attending an auction to obtain China's first pollution permit in 2008, Tian Yu admits he lacked even the foggiest notion of what he was bidding on.


Related Topix: China, World News

Fri Aug 29, 2014

People's Daily Online

Singapore PM meets Chinese state councilor

Yang said 2015 marks the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Singapore and China, he hopes the two countries take this opportunity to strengthen high-level exchanges, deepen mutual trust and lift bilateral ties to a higher level.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Southeast Asia, Singapore,

Mugabe pins hopes on 'old friend'

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping attend a signing ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, on August 25, 2014.


Related Topix: World News, Zimbabwe, Africa, Robert Mugabe, China, Xi Jinping, Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel, Beijing, China Travel

Times of Oman

Pollution, smoking, obesity and accidents kill 4.7m Chinese a year

A man wearing a mask is seen on a street in Beijing in this May 2, 2013 file photograph.


Related Topix: World News, China, Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Fulton County, GA, Atlanta, GA, Emory University

Taiwanese Actor Released After Drug Arrest

Taiwanese actor Kai Ko broke down in tears on Friday as he apologised to fans following his recent arrest on drug charges alongside Jackie Chan 's son.


Related Topix: Drugs, Jaycee Chan, World News, China

The Washington Post

Where foreign students are coming from

Foreign countries are sending tens of thousands of students to American universities every year, propping up school budgets and contributing billions of dollars to the U.S. economy.


Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, China, India, Entertainment

People's Daily Online

Ko Chen-tung bows at press meeting to express regrets of taking drugs

Movie star Kai Ko, also known as Ko Chen-tung, weeps at a press meeting held to express his regrets of taking drugs in Beijing, China, Aug. 29, 2014.


Related Topix: Drugs, China, Asia, World News

BioMed Central

Timely measles vaccination in Tianjin, China: a cross-sectional study ...

Measles is a highly infectious disease, and timely administration of two doses of vaccine can ensure adequate protection against measles for all ages in a population.


Related Topix: Vaccinations, Health, World News, China,

Environmental Leader

Clean-Tech Companies Among 2015 Tech Pioneers

As Technology Pioneers, the companies have demonstrated the ability to harness creativity to design and create transformative products and technologies, the World Economic Forum says.


Related Topix: China, World News

Thu Aug 28, 2014

International Monetary Fund

Transcript of a Press Briefing by Gerry Rice, Director, Communications Department, IMF

MR. RICE: Good morning, everyone, and welcome to this briefing on behalf of the International Monetary.


Related Topix: China, World News

Engineering Times

Lead Structural Engineer

Little, nationally and locally recognized as a "Best Firm to Work For", is dedicated to enhancing client performance by orchestrating the right mix of expertise, creativity and innovation to deliver results beyond architecture.


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South China Morning Post

Commodities trading the latest move by Shanghai to talk up free trade zone

Shanghai Free-trade Zone is the first Hong Kong-like free trade area in mainland China.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Li Keqiang, Canada,


Jang Keun Suk praises Tang Wei`s...

South Korean actor Jang Keun Suk and Chinese actress Bai Baihe attend the 2014 Korean Film Festival in Beijing, China, 27 August 2014.


Related Topix: China, World News, Entertainment

Daily Times

No change in policy on Japan, says China : August 28, 2014,

SHANGHAI/BEIJING China on Thursday rejected remarks by former Japanese prime minister Yasuo Fukuda that Beijing had expressed willingness to improve ties between Asia's two biggest economies, and said there was no change in its policy on Tokyo.


Related Topix: China, World News, Yasuo Fukuda

Asia News Network

A tale of a cosmetics mule in Hong Kong

Every six months or so, whenever I return to my family home in Tianjin, China, from Hong Kong where I now live, I cross the airport customs surreptitiously with all sorts of intoxicating products stowed in my suitcase.


Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Hong Kong, Travel, Asia Travel, Hong Kong, China Travel, China Travel, China, Watches


UPDATE 1-Yingli Green cuts shipment forecast as demand slips

Yingli Green Energy Holding Co Ltd reported a bigger-than-expected quarterly loss and cut its forecast for 2014 panel shipments as demand begins to falter due to U.S. duties on China- and Taiwan-made solar products.


Related Topix: Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Alternative Energy, Energy, China, World News

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Antigua-Barbuda PM negotiates over RMB200 million assistance package from China

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Antigua and Barbuda, Central America, Li Keqiang

Wall Street Journal

Creative Cops: Why China's Police Chiefs Are...

As China seeks to foster a new spirit of innovation, it may need look no further than its police stations.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Inventions, Science / Technology, Opinion