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  1. China can better protect nationals abroadRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | China Daily

    The first group of 104 Chinese nationals evacuated from war-torn Yemen arrive at Beijing Capital International Airport late on March 31, 2015. Another 476 people were evacuated to Djibouti and were waiting for aircraft to fly back to China.


  2. US admiral warns China creating sand landmass in disputed watersRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Big News

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. BEIJING, China - Commander of the American Pacific Fleet Admiral Harry Harris Jr has warned that China is creating a "great wall of sand" under ...


  3. Kiszla: Becky Hammon's drive sets her apart, lands her in hall of fameRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Fort Morgan Times

    After nearly four decades of refusing to take no for an answer and breaking down basketball barriers, 38-year-old Becky Hammon finally came face to face with a door that refused to budge. The first woman to coach men in the NBA stood outside the locker room provided her by the San Antonio Spurs.


  4. U.S. Navy alarmed at Beijing's 'Great Wall of Sand' in South China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Day

    Beijing - China is building "a great wall of sand" through an unprecedented program of land reclamation in the South China Sea, raising concerns about the possibility of military confrontation in the disputed waters, according to the commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet. Adm. Harry Harris Jr. told a naval conference in Australia late Tuesday that competing territorial claims by several nations in the South China Sea are "increasing regional tensions and the potential for miscalculation," the Associated Press reported.


  5. A Chinese official is under investigation for golfingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Thailand's Prayad Marksaeng hits a ball on the fairway of the 18th hole during the 3rd round of the China Open at the Beijing Honghua International Golf Club course in Beijing, China, Saturday April 15, 2006. Wang is the latest in a line of hundreds of thousands of high- and low-level Communist Party officials who've found themselves apart of President Xi Jinping's anti-corruption drive.


  6. Brouhaha over bank reflects shifting power dynamic between U.S., ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... from the right, and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, right, attend a meeting at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, on March 30. U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew, seated in the second chair from the right, and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, ...


  7. China spends A 400 million to keep tabs on pollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    The mainland spent more than 400 million yuan monitoring pollution in 177 cities last year, according to Wu Xiaoqing, vice-minister for environmental protection. Cars were the main source of locally generated pollution in the country's four major cities, Wu said on Wednesday at an environmental monitoring site in Wuxi, Jiangsu province.


  8. Chinese President Xi Jinping sounds a lot like Putin in his New Yorker profileRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... Diaoyutai State Guesthouse during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit on November 9, 2014 in Beijing, China. And when it comes to exerting control, both men seem to use the same tactics. You'll remember when Putin kept the world ...


  9. How Hanergy Has Exposed Weaknesses In Hong Kong's Stock MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    ... Li Hejun, chairman and CEO of Hanergy Group, attends a press conference held at the company's headquarters in Beijing, China. (AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan)[/caption] While Hanergy's accounting is indeed highly unconventional, I do not intend to take ...


  10. Market Report, "SgurrEnergy Ltd - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review", publishedRead the original story

    18 hrs ago |

    ... developers and many other public and private sector organizations. The company has operations across Beijing, China; Paris, France; Vancouver, Canada; Pune, India; Wexford, Ireland; Portland and Maine, the US; Stravanger, Norway; Sao Paulo, Brazil; ...


  11. As U.S. Pledges To Limit Carbon, China Is Also Taking Steps To Curb Its Climate ImpactRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    With Tuesday's news that the U.S. officially submitted commitments to the United Nations, pledging to significantly cut its carbon emissions to help flight climate change, it's natural to wonder what China is up to. After all, China is the world's largest emitter of greenhouse gases, and has seen its environmental legacy marred by stifling air pollution and a deep dependence on coal power.


  12. Petalcorin Will Be in Tough in Beijing, Says ManiatisRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    ... Standard - ' this will be a very hard fight for Randy as we are fighting Ma Yi Ming in Beijing, China, before a hometown crowd. The title fight on the Top Rank -SECA 'Fist of Power 3' will be telecast ' live' on free to air in ...


  13. Jimmy Fallon Has Adorable Puppies Predict The Final Four OutcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Switched

    ... New York. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images) Puppies watch on at a police dog training base September 16, 2005 in Beijing, China. The dogs are trained by a police squad to learn identifying, catching, tracking and other skills. According to the Ministry ...


  14. Chinese runner to finish 100 marathons in 100 daysRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    China's first international ultra-marathon champion Chen Penbin faces a big challenge starting on Thursday -- running 100 marathons in 100 consecutive days. Chen, 37, will embark on his journey from Guangzhou, Guangdong province in south China, go all the way through Fujian province, Zhejiang, Shanghai, Jiangsu, Shandong, Hebei, Tianjin until he arrives at the final stop of Beijing on July 10. "Persistence is what carries me this far.


  15. Thompson stars with PBRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Gleaner

    ... will definitely be a contender for an individual spot on Jamaica's team to the World Senior Championships in Beijing, China, this summer," said Francis. Andrew Fisher made it a UTech 100m double by winning the men's title in 10.18 seconds ahead of ...


  16. China's March manufacturing PMI rebounds to 50.1Read the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    The manufacturing purchasing managers' index , a key measure of factory activity in China, posted at 50.1 in March, up from 49.9 in the previous month, according to the data released by the National Bureau of Statistics and the China Federation of Logistics and Purchasing. A reading above 50 indicates expansion, while a reading below 50 represents contraction.


  17. Weak demand weighs on China factory, services firms in MarchRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    Surveys of China's manufacturing and services sectors showed persistent weakness in the world's second-biggest economy in March, adding to bets that Beijing will have to roll out more policy support to avert a sharper slowdown. The official Purchasing Managers' Index , released by the National Bureau of Statistics on Wednesday, edged up to 50.1 in March from February's 49.9. Although that was stronger than 49.7 predicted by analysts in a Reuters poll, it was barely above the 50-point level that separates an expansion in activity from a contraction, suggesting factory activity remains tepid at best.


  18. 33 pc rise in Huawei profits for 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Big News

    ... the social media spectrum and is administered by Mainstream Media EC on behalf of Big News Network. BEIJING, China - Telecom giant Huawei Tuesday reported 33 percent rise in its net profit in 2014, attributing the jump in revenues to its consumer ...


  19. Wolf Totem, shot on location in Inner Mongolia. Photos: K.Y. Cheng, Edko FilmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    Jean-Jacques Annaud becomes animated when he talks of Wolf Totem , his film about Chen Zhen, a young man sent to Inner Mongolia to teach local people the Chinese language during the Cultural Revolution. Shot on location with a cast composed mainly of Mongolian and Chinese actors and actresses, the film is based on the semi-autobiographical novel by Jiang Rong .


  20. U.S. Treasury Secretary 'encouraged' by talks in BeijingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, third from right, talks to U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew, fourth from right, during a meeting at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, on Monday, March 30, 2015. Lew said he pressed Chinese leaders Monday over proposed curbs on the use of foreign security products by banks and other restrictions on access to China's technology market.