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  1. Trade deal may end Canada's obsolete supply management policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper at a meeting of the Trans Pacific Partnership at the US Embassy in Beijing, China, on Monday, November 10, 2014. The TPP could allow Canada to free itself from outdated industrial supply management systems.

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  2. Lamborghini Said to Agree to Produce New SUV in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The Lamborghini SpA Urus sport-utility concept vehicle was unveiled during a Volkswagen AG event in Beijing, China, on Sunday, April 22, 2012. Lamborghini unveiled its first sport-utility vehicle in almost two decades as the Italian supercar maker looks to expand it lineup to tap rising demand from emerging markets.

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  3. Economic framework 'good' although not yet convincingRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Herald

    Stakeholders are still digesting the content of the newly-presented draft National Economic Framework. While the initiative is lauded to various extents, a common sentiment amongst private-sector stakeholders approached by The Daily Herald is that the outlook on follow-through is not entirely convincing, given that past initiatives have been very similar and have not necessarily delivered results.

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  4. Student identification card to be introducedRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Herald

    Students of the various high schools in St. Maarten soon will be required to wear school picture identification cards so that they can be easily identifiable. Certain details of this initiative could not be ascertained on Sunday, such as when the student ID cards would go into effect and the fees associated with obtaining a card per student.

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  5. Beijing traffic chief on trial for bribes worth US$3.7 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    A former head of Beijing's transport authority has gone on trial accused of taking bribes worth over 23 million yuan in return for issuing car registration plates. Song Jianguo, 61, the ex-chief of the Beijing Transport Administration, has been charged at the Beijing No 1 Intermediate Court with taking kickbacks in the form of cash and real estate in return for supplying Jing-A plates - once available only to government and Communist Party organs - to individuals and companies.

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  6. Cities around Beijing still report undesirable air qualityRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Cities surrounding Beijing reported fewer polluted days, but the average air quality still lagged behind other regions in April, the Ministry of Environmental Protection said on Monday. Out of the 74 cities under its watch, seven of the ten Chinese cities reporting the worst air quality last month were in Hebei Province, which neighbors Beijing, the ministry said.

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  7. Sarah queries hold-up of labour law changesRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Daily Herald

    Democratic Party leader Member of Parliament Sarah Wescot-Williams has enquired about the status of the draft law to amend the Civil Code and other ordinances to better regulate labour agreements. She has written to Parliament Chairman Dr. Lloyd Richardson with questions on the issue directed to Labour Minister Dennis Richardson such as how quickly Parliament can receive the draft ordinance for handling.

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  8. Princess Heights added to TripAdvisor Hall of FameRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Daily Herald

    Princess Heights Luxury Boutique Condo Hotel announced on Sunday that it has been recognised as a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame winner, and that there would be special rates available in June for residents of St. Maarten and neighbouring islands. TripAdvisor's Hall of Fame was created to honour businesses that have earned a Certificate of Excellence for five consecutive years; the recognition is only issued to establishments that consistently achieve great traveller reviews.

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  9. Salcia's big bangRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

    ... eyes set on competing at the World University Games in Korea, July 3-15 and the IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China, August 22-30. Her personal best of 6,141 points in the Heptathlon done this year is over the 6,075 qualifying standard for ...

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  10. This Chinese Policeman Builds The World's Top Gay Dating App....Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Forbes.com

    I am a contributing writer at Forbes Beijing bureau. I also write for South China Morning Post and Nikkei Asian Review.Previously, I blogged about environmental issues and Chinese politics for TIME Hong Kong.

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  11. China breathes easier in bid to host 2022 Winter OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Star Tribune

    As decision day looms for host city for the 2022 Winter Olympics, officials in the Chinese capital are boasting that they are finally making progress in cleaning up their city's notoriously polluted air. Several months of slightly lower pollution levels have been capped by two weeks of clear blue skies.

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  12. John Nash, Wife, 'A Beautiful Mind' Inspiration, Die In New Jersey Turnpike CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CBS Local

    ... local CBS RADIO stations in Philadelphia to give you the best Philly has to offer. Talk Radio 1210 [...] BEIJING, CHINA - MAY 31: (CHINA OUT; PHOTOCOME OUT) Nobel prize laureate John Forbes Nash of USA listens during a colloquium featuring ...

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  13. China Fiberglass Co., Ltd. (600176) - Financial and Strategic SWOT...Read the original story

    Sunday | PR-inside.com

    ... US, South Korea, Italy, Canada, Spain, France and 14 other countries. China Fiberglass is headquartered in Beijing, China. This comprehensive SWOT profile of China Fiberglass Co., Ltd. provides you an in-depth strategic analysis of the company's ...

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  14. China readies national carbon market to fight climate changeRead the original story

    Saturday | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this May 12, 2015 photo, Zhou Cheng, vice president of the Beijing Environmental Exchange speaks during an interview at his office in Beijing, China. With China's greenhouse gas emissions doubling over the past decade, the fate of the world's climate depends on whether China can cut back on the coal-fired power plants, automobiles and other emission sources that have released hundreds of millions of tons of carbon into the atmosphere.

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  15. 52 dead in Chinaa s latest round of flooding, including 2 schoolchildren aboard overloaded busRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Lethbridge Herald

    ... passenger load that plunged into a pond, authorities said Saturday. (Li Bin/Xinhua via AP) NO SALES BEIJING, China - The death toll in China's latest round of flooding has risen to at least 52, including two schoolchildren aboard a bus carrying more ...

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  16. Women's walk across Koreas' DMZ denied; they cross on busRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Miami Herald

    In this May 19, 2015 file photo, U.S. activist Gloria Steinem speaks among the members of the Women Cross DMZ group during a press conference before they leave for Pyongyang, at a hotel in Beijing, China. Steinem and a group of 29 other women from 15 countries are set to walk across the Demilitarized Zone dividing North and South Korea on Sunday, May 24 after obtaining a rare green light from both governments.

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  17. 52 dead in China's latest round of flooding, including 2 schoolchildren aboard ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... passenger load that plunged into a pond, authorities said Saturday. (Li Bin/Xinhua via AP) NO SALES BEIJING, China - The death toll in China's latest round of flooding has risen to at least 52, including two schoolchildren aboard a bus carrying more ...

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  18. Chinese plans to build cross-Amazon railway move closer to realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Big News Network.com

    BEIJING, China - A Chinese-led project to build an east-west railway across South America, cutting across parts of the Amazon rain forest, between Peru and Brazil moved a step closer to reality after Peru agreed to study the proposal. The plan would link Peru's Pacific coast with Brazil's Atlantic shores and was the topic of discussion Saturday in talks between the Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang, and Peruvian President Ollanta Humala.

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  19. Dempsey Emphasizes Trust in West Point Commencement AddressRead the original story

    Saturday May 23 | Official Wire News

    ... of Korea Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Nisha Biswal will travel to Beijing, China and Seoul, Republic of Korea on May 26-30. There, she will meet with government officials, academics, and private sector leaders to ...

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  20. China bristles at 'very irresponsible' U.S. flight near Spratly...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Wave

    BEIJING China accused the United States on Friday of "very irresponsible" and potentially dangerous actions after a surveillance plane flew near disputed islands in the South China Sea and was warned off by the Chinese navy earlier this week. On Wednesday, a P-8A Poseidon passed near the disputed Spratly Islands and viewed massive Chinese land reclamation work.

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