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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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

  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. Chinese village banishes boy aged EIGHT because he is HIV-positive...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Daily Mail

    A boy aged just eight has been banished from a Chinese village - because he was found to be HIV-positive. The youngster's own grandfather was among 200 people in the community, in China's southwestern Sichuan province, who signed a petition to expel the child to 'protect villagers' health'.

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  15. In pictures: Our picture editor selects the best images from around the globe, December 18Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 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, a tiger cub is caressed inside an incubator at a wildlife park in Kunming, Yunnan province.

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  16. Cornery - the Popcorn Gallery Announces Master Franchise Agreement for Mainland ChinaRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | PR.com

    Aramidth International Pte Ltd today announced the signing of a Master Franchise Agreement with Yunnan Wen Market Trading Co. Ltd., a China-based company, for the development of Cornery the popcorn gallery stores throughout Mainland China.

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  17. China to write animal welfare into law for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    A tiger cub being cared for at a wildlife park in Kunming, Yunnan province. Animal welfare will soon be written into China's wild animal protection law.

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  18. Cornery - the popcorn gallery Announces Master Franchise Agreement for ChinaRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | PR Log

    Singapore-based gourmet popcorn manufacturer and retailer Aramidth International Pte Ltd is making headway in its plan to turn China into the next growth driver of Cornery - the popcorn gallery. PRLog - Dec. 16, 2014 - Aramidth International Pte Ltd today announced the signing of a Master Franchise Agreement with Yunnan Wen Market Trading Co.

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  19. Agile Property chairman Chen Zhoulin (centre) is returning to work on Monday. Photo: Edward WongRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    Stock investors heaved a sigh of relief as Agile Property announced its chairman had been released from house arrest and returned to work yesterday. The supposed release, two months after Chen Zhuolin was first questioned by authorities in Kunming, Yunnan, prompted analysts to raise the short-term target price of the stock even as they cautioned that the longer-term future of the beleaguered mainland developer remained uncertain in view of its disappointing sales and persistent governance issues.

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  20. Agile reboundsRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Standard

    Shares of Agile Property Holdings surged 11.08 percent to HK$4.51 yesterday after its board chairman-cum- president Chen Zhuolin went back to work, apparently clear of any problems in Yunnan. This came two months after Agile revealed that Chen had been ordered by the Kunming People's Procurate to remain at a "designated residence" from September 30. At one point, Agile's stock fell more than 30 percent on that news.

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