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  1. China Eastern Airlines Is Priced To StallRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | Seeking Alpha

    Last week we looked at Air China in isolation because of our experiences with the company . This week we want to try to tease out which of the publicly traded Chinese airlines are the best investment.

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  2. Chinese biologists discover molecule behind bamboo flowering cycleRead the original story

    Friday Jan 2 | Newkerala.com

    A team of Chinese biologists has discovered the molecule responsible for the coordination of the different genes involved in the mass flowering cycles of bamboo, a key food for panda bears, the South China Morning Post reported Friday. The research could help explain the mass flowering of bamboo, a process that has raised more questions than answers and is especially sensitive in China since the plant is the food for pandas, China's national symbol.

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  3. Anti-smoking legislation bears fruit, faces challengesRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 1 | Xinhuanet

    China's anti-smoking campaign saw significant progress in 2014, thanks to the issuing of legislation at both the national and local levels. During a health forum held last Saturday in Kunming, capital of Yunnan Province, experts agreed that the country's growing emphasis on the rule of law has advanced tobacco control legislation.

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  4. In China, app aims to shame polluters by showing who is fouling airRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Los Angeles Times

    Sitting at a desk in his small office here, Ma Jun, one of China's best-known environmental advocates, shows off his latest tool in the fight against the nation's crippling air pollution: a computer app. Displayed on a tablet, the app shows a map of northeastern China covered with large orange circles, each representing one of the country's major polluters, reporting its emissions in real time.

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  5. Far East Energy Corporation (FEEC) - Oil & Gas - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Market ReportRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 28 | PR-inside.com

    It undertakes acquisition, exploration, development and production of coalbed methane gas , oil and natural gas properties. The company explores and produces CBM in Shanxi and Yunnan Province in China.

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  6. Beijing positive on Ctg-Kunming roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 28 | The Daily Star

    China yesterday "responded positively" to a Bangladesh proposal for the long-cherished road connectivity from Chittagong to Kunming via Cox's Bazar and Myanmar. "We have proposed China to construct rail and road connectivity between Chittagong and Kunming.

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  7. 14 Reasons it's been a great 2014 for Philippine Arts and CultureRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 28 | Manila Bulletin

    Although international theater productions like Wicked and Chicago had us whipping out our plastic cards pronto, locally produced stage plays like Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, Gisele, and Alice Reyes' Cinderella hadn't given our savings account reprieve, either. Darn you! But there are the quieter successes-and we are still on our toes applauding the Philippine productions of Full Gallop, The Producers, Dani Girl, and Piaf.

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  8. Bangladesh keen on BCIM corridor; wants removal of Indian tariffsRead the original story

    Dec 26, 2014 | Newkerala.com

    Bangladesh Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed Friday said the formation of the four-country BCIM Corridor and removal of tariff barriers from India will boost bilateral trade between the two countries. Bangladesh is keen on the formation of the BCIM corridor which will help the economy of Bangladesh.

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  9. Illegal' Shipments to China Dominate Burma's $340m in Rice ExportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    Rice shipments across the Sino-Burmese border, considered illegal in China, accounted for more than two-thirds of total rice exports over the last nine months, the Ministry of Commerce announced this week. Though total rice exports reached nearly 915,000 tons from April 1 through the second week of December, overseas exports totaled only 198,698 tons , while border exports to China and Thailand reached 716,272 tons .

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  10. Oil and emerging markets: A double-edged swordRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Laborers work on the scaffoldings at a construction site in Kunming, Yunnan province, December 22, 2014. China issued rules requiring real-estate owners to register their holdings with authorities, a major step in the fight against official corruption that should make it harder for property speculators to evade regulations.

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  11. Fleet-footed Thailand leading Asean race for deals with ChinaRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | The Nation

    Everybody in this region knows that Thailand - no matter which government is in power - wants to be the first among equals in engaging with China. Up to this point, every country has had to look forward to deals with China, but now Thailand is at the forefront.

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  12. In pictures: Our picture editor selects the best images from around the globe, December 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | The Daily Record

    OUR daily picture editor's gallery shows off some of the most spectacular images taken by the world's top photographers. IN today's gallery, an employee dressed as Santa Claus feeds monkeys ahead of Christmas at a zoo in Kunming, Yunnan province.

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  13. Spotlight on ethnic China in Dynamic Yunnan showRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | The Star Online

    When renowned Chinese dancer and choreographer Yang LiPing strides into a room, everyone stops to look. Her stage presence, along with her mighty long fingernails, and slender body, are cause for a double take. 3 comments

  14. Mekong countries plan $30bn linksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    Six countries along the Mekong River have approved spending $30 billion on development projects, mainly focused on linking one another over the next 10 years. In addition to Thailand, the other countries under the Greater Mekong Subregion are Cambodia, China , Laos, Myanmar and Vietnam.

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  15. Mainland's Li visits Bangkok with Thai junta craving alliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | The China Post

    Chinese premier Li Keqiang is set Friday to sign agriculture and transport agreements on a visit to Bangkok, as Thailand's junta seeks diplomatic support after their coup was given short-shrift by U.S. and European allies. A dual-track railway through Thailand, part of a 1,400 kilometer vision of linking China's southwestern hub city of Kunming with Asia's second busiest port of Singapore, will be the centerpiece of Li's visit, a Thai government spokesman told AFP.

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  16. China's Li Keqiang visits Bangkok with Thai junta craving alliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | The Straits Times

    Chinese premier Li Keqiang on Friday signed an agreement to help construct a railway through Thailand, as the kingdom's junta seeks diplomatic support after their coup was given short shrift by US and European allies. The dual-track railway, part of a 1,400 kilometre vision of linking China's southwestern hub city of Kunming with Asia's second busiest port of Singapore, is the centrepiece of Li's one-night visit, a Thai government spokesman told AFP.

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  17. China agrees on deal to build 867 km of railways in ThailandRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | Reuters

    Thailand and China agreed on Friday to build 867 km of dual track railways in the Southeast Asian nation, in cooperation seen as consolidating China's influence in the region. A memorandum of understanding was signed on the sidelines of a two-day regional summit that began in Bangkok on Friday.

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  18. Chinese Premier Li arrives in Bangkok with Thai junta craving alliesRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | The Japan Times

    A woman takes a selfie with Thai Army soldiers in central Bangkok on May 20 after the military imposed martial law nationwide following months of political turmoil that brought down an elected president and tipped the economy into a contraction. Chinese premier Li Keqiang was set later Friday to sign agriculture and transport agreements on an official visit to Bangkok, as Thailand's junta seeks diplomatic support after its coup was given short-shrift by the United States, European countries and other traditional allies.

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  19. Backgrounder: Greater Mekong Subregion SummitRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    Chinese Premier Li Keqiang is scheduled to attend the fifth Greater Mekong Subregion Summit in the Thai capital of Bangkok. The GMS Economic Cooperation Program was started in 1992 by the six countries sharing the Mekong River -- Cambodia, China, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam.

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  20. China village votes to expel boy with HIVRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | Bangkok Post

    The boy's guardian, his grandfather, was among those in southwestern Sichuan province who signed an agreement to expel the child to "protect villagers' health", the Global Times reported. The newspaper, which has close ties to the ruling Communist Party, said the boy contracted the virus from his mother.

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