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Local news for Shanghai, China continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

3 hrs ago | The Olympian

US students in middle of pack on financial knowhow

The picture is no better in the United States, where only 9.4 percent of 15-year-olds were able to answer the most difficult questions on an international test of their financial knowledge and skills.

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Related Topix: Family, Teenagers, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Ohio, World News, China

7 hrs ago | Halifax Courier

Chinese maths makes kids top of times tables

A Halifax school has been named as one of 32 elite maths hubs in a government scheme to improve the country's standing in international maths league tables.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, China, World News

11 hrs ago | Time

Daily Mail Takes Down George Clooney Article After Actor Blasts it in Op-Ed

Actor George Clooney arrives for the red carpet of Omega Le Jardin Secret dinner party on May 16, 2014 in Shanghai, China.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Wedding, Journalism, Opinion, Entertainment

15 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

U.S. students rank below average for financial literacy

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Scott Walker, US Governors, Milwaukee, WI

Tue Jul 08, 2014

CNN

Smashed like sardines on subway

Taken in Shanghai, China. This photo shows just how packed the ride can be when taking the subway.

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Related Topix: China, World News

Business Journal

Peach State delegation headed to China

The Georgia Department of Economic Development will head a trade mission to Qingdao, Beijing and Shanghai China July 10-17.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Home Gardening, Home, University of Georgia, Agriculture, Science

Al Bawaba

Etihad Cargo recognised with top international customer care honours

ACW Awards Master of Ceremonies Steve Weathers, Etihad Airways Vice President Cargo David Kerr, and Geodis Wilson's Global Product Director Air Hank Venema Etihad Cargo, the freight division of UAE flag carrier Etihad Airways, has been awarded the 'Air Cargo Industry Customer Care Award' at the 2014 Air Cargo Week World Air Cargo Awards.

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Related Topix: China, World News, United Arab Emirates, Middle East

SFGate

Expedience, pragmatism shape new Asian alliances

In this July 4, 2014 file photo, Chinese President Xi Jinping, left, and South Korean President Park Geun-hye attend the Korea China Investment Forum at a hotel in Seoul, South Korea.

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Related Topix: Park Geun-hye, South Korea, World News, North Korea, Vladimir Putin, China, Prison

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Christian Science Monitor

Flying to the US? To clear airport security, keep your gadgets charged.

Passengers queue up for a security check at Pudong International Airport in Shanghai, China, Jan. 20, 2012.

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Related Topix: China, World News

The Leaf-Chronicle

Electronics scrutiny not lengthening airport lines much

In this Jan. 20, 2012, file photo, passengers queue up for a security check at Pudong International Airport in Shanghai, China.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Recreational Vehicle, Phoenix Cruiser

The Auto Channel

Ford China First Half of the Year Sales: 549,256 Wholesale Vehicles, Up 35%

CAF first-half sales reach 397,958 wholesales vehicles, up 39 percent, June sales reach 67,187 vehicles, up 23 percent JMC first-half sales reach 132,938, up 21 percent, June sales reach 19,012, up 19 percent Ford China raced to a record first half, with 549,256 vehicles sold in the first six months of 2014, up 35 percent compared to 407,474 sold ... (more)

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Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Hatchback, Ford, Ford Focus, Sedan, Ford Focus ST, SUV, Ford Edge, Ford Explorer, Ford Fiesta ST, World News, China

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Merced Sun-Star

TSA: Some on US-bound flights must turn on phones

In this Jan. 20, 2012, file photo, passengers queue up for a security check at Pudong International Airport in Shanghai, China.

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Related Topix: China, World News

The Telegraph

Delhi foils China bid to control new bank

New Delhi, July 6: India has successfully blocked China's attempts to dominate a development bank the neighbours are expected to launch this month jointly with three other major emerging economies as a counter to western financial institutions, but Shanghai may still emerge the bank's headquarters.

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Related Topix: World News, India, China, South Africa, Africa, Brazil

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Business Times

China sets yuan clearing bank in Seoul

China designated a clearing bank in Seoul for yuan transactions in South Korea on Friday, coinciding with a visit by President Xi Jinping, as Beijing promotes greater use of its currency overseas.

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Related Topix: South Korea, World News, Asia, Xi Jinping, China

Daily Times

China approves $8 bn inter-city rail plan-report : July 04, 2014,

SHANGHAI China has approved a 50 billion yuan plan to build an inter-city rail network in its western Shaanxi province as it looks to improve transport links in its less-developed inland regions, state-run regional media said.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

2014 New York International Competition Winners Announced

The Stecher and Horowitz Foundation has announced 18-year old Jun Hwi Cho of Seoul, South Korea as the Joyce B. Cowin First Prize Winner of the Seventh New York International Piano Competition.

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Related Topix: South Korea, World News, National University, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Lexington, MA, China, Taiwan

Connecticut Post

Study: Just thinking by yourself isn't much fun

In this July 19, 2013 file photo, a visitor makes a phone call with his mobile phone as he looks at a school of golden trevally displayed at an aquarium in Shanghai, China.

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Related Topix: Cellphones, China, World News

Tue Jul 01, 2014

OutputLinks

EFI Expands Innovation With UltraDrop, LED and Automation at Shanghai AD & Sign 2014

EFI Exhibit Features Worldwide Debut of the 5-Meter EFI VUTEk GS5500LXr Pro Printer, Part of the Most Advanced Inkjet Portfolio for Greener, More Productive Graphics Printing SHANGHAI, China, July 1, 2014 -- EFI is premiering the world's most versatile five-meter printer - the new EFI VUTEk GS5500LXr Pro with 7pL grayscale UltraDrop Technology - ... (more)

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Related Topix: Printers, China, World News

BioSpace

TRANSGENE Announces Presentation Of Data On TG1050 Immunotherapy...

Regulatory News: Transgene today announced that it was invited to present existing preclinical data on its proprietary program against chronic hepatitis B, TG1050 immunotherapy, at the BIT 5th Annual International Symposium of Hepatitis in Dalian, China.

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Related Topix: Hepatitis, Medicine, Health, China, World News

Portland Tribune

Bits & Pieces: Big band summer

The Beat Goes On Marching Band has another big summer planned as it once again performs in the oldest Independence Day celebration, July 4 in Bristol, R.I. Earlier this year, TGBO performed in San Francisco's New Year's parade.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Lake Oswego, OR, Jazz, Tony Bennett

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