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  1. Zabaikal Railways reduced freight handling in 2014Read the original story

    3 min ago | AK&M

    In 2014, Zabaikal Railways transported 14.7 million tonnes of foreign trade cargoes through the Zabaykalsk international checkpoint, a 21.3% decrease from the 2013 level, the company's press service informed. Freight exports from Russia to the People's Republic of China decreased by 21.2% to 17.1 million tonnes.

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  2. High-Altitude Forests in the Himalayas Harder Hit by DroughtsRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Scientific American

    ... 1,000 years. Moreover, many forest stands of Qinghai spruce (Picea crassifolia) - a conifer species that grows only in China and is a dominant treeline species in northern Tibetan Plateau - are either dying off or shifting to lower altitudes, Liang ...

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  3. Patricia Broderick receives Continental Lifetime Achievement AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    ... and chair of the neurosensors session to be held in July 2015 in Basel, Switzerland in conjunction with Beijing, China. Named Course Director, Pharmacology, Physician's Assistant Program, The Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, in ...

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  4. CakeBoxx Technologies and Globe Tracker Collaborate on Smart Container OfferingRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Market Wire

    ... revolutionizing supply chain visibility and profitability, Globe Tracker opened a development center in Beijing, China in February of 2007, and now has offices and development centers in Qingdao, China; Copenhagen, Denmark; Reykjavik, Iceland; ...

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  5. Ventec-USA to exhibit IMS Solutions at Strategies in Light, Las VegasRead the original story

    15 min ago | US Tech

    ... USA is a wholly-owned subsidiary and the North American distribution channel of Ventec International Group of Suzhou China, with facilities in Massachusetts, California, Illinois, and Toronto Canada. In addition to distribution, the company ...

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  6. Computer simulation eases real-world Chinese traffic jamsRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | CIO

    ... were implemented at six intersections in central Jilin City, a rapidly growing metropolis of over 4 million in China's northeast, resulting in the improvements. The city plans to add more intersections using the simulation's recommendations, and ...

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  7. Around the nation: Beijing advisers call for women-only carriages to fight sexual harassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | South China Morning Post

    ... the hotel lobby for a thrill. The leader of a gang of 24 people who smuggled 22 children from Vietnam to be sold in China has been sentenced to death, Chinanews.com reports. The others received sentences ranging from fines of 1,000 yuan to life ...

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  8. Alibaba Private Bank To Launch In First Half of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | Suria

    ... Sachs, which is also part of the deal through its 10,000 Women initiative, estimates that female entrepreneurs in China face a financing gap of $25 billion. " Chinese female entrepreneurs are very cautious," Yu says in response to a question from ...

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  9. Paul Liu has been appointed Executive Chef at The Castle Hotel, A Luxury Collection Hotel in Dalian, ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    46 min ago | Hospitality Net

    The Castle Hotel, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Dalian is pleased to announce that Paul Liu has been named executive chef at Zhenbao Chinese Restaurant. A seasoned hospitality professional, Liu most recently worked as the executive chef at the Ju Hao Xuan and Qing Hui Lou restaurants at the Grand Square Hotel Wuhu.

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  10. Chinese police officers caught feasting on a giant salamanderRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | The Washington Post

    China is in the throes of the harshest crackdown on corruption in decades, but officials in Shenzhen apparently didn't get the memo. While officials across China have been fleeing the country and hiding their money and other traces of their formerly luxurious lifestyles, reporters caught several Shenzhen police officers at a lavish meal, feasting on a giant salamander.

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  11. Dongfeng wins 3rd leg of Volvo Ocean RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hometown Annapolis

    ... Volvo Ocean Race, crossing the finish line in home waters to make history as the event's first Chinese stage winners. CHINA OUT AFP PHOTOSTR/AFP/Getty Images ** OUTS - ELSENT, FPG - OUTS * NM, PH, VA if sourced by CT, LA or MoD ** SANYA, China (AP) ...

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  12. UPDATE 2-Iron ore hits 5-1/2 year low on slowing China demandRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    China eliminated 31.1 million tonnes of steel production capacity last year, higher than expected, a senior official of the industrial ministry said, as Beijing seeks to ease overcapacity and improve air quality. Beijing has also set a target of eliminating 27 million tonnes of steel output this year.

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  13. Cambodia and China to cooperate on telecoms, ICTRead the original story

    1 hr ago | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    ), reports Xinhua. The memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed in Phnom Penh between Cambodia's Minister of Posts and Telecommunications Prak Sokhonn and Shang Bing, vice minister of the Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (

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  14. Women-only carriages advised in Beijing subwayRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Pattaya Mail

    Political advisors have proposed setting up women-only carriages on the Beijing subway during rush hour, though transport authorities say there is no specific plan. The proposal was put forth by two members of the Beijing Municipal Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference at the annual session of the political advisory body, which concluded on Monday.

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  15. China cuts industrial output growth targetRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South China Morning Post

    China's Industrial production grew 8.3 per cent last year, missing the target of about 9.5 per cent. Photo: Xinhua China has cut its target for industrial production growth this year to 8 per cent, a level in line with broad expectations that Beijing will tolerate slower economic expansion of about 7 per cent this year.

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  16. Lion has its claws trimmed with Angle Grinder at Chinese zooRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    ... cage, tying it down and using an angle grinder to cut off its claws. Staff at the zoo in Zhumadian city in central China's Henan province also admitted that they perform the 'pedicure' without using any anaesthetics, or consulting a vet. Images show ...

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  17. Laba Festival celebrated across ChinaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    People get free Laba congee at a buddhist temple in Chengdu, capital of southwest China's Sichuan Province, Jan. 27, 2015. Laba, a traditional Chinese festival celebrated on the 8th day of the 12th lunar month, fell on Jan. 27 this year.

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  18. Xinhua Insight: China on its way to buying the world?Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Just a few months ahead of China's entry into the WTO, former vice trade minister Long Yongtu proposed to name a private firm as "Landbridge" to express his hope for more trade and investment flows between China and the rest of the world. The Shandong-based Landbridge Group, an energy and infrastructure conglomerate, didn't fail Long's expectations.

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  19. How To Join Call of Duty OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Kotaku

    ... how to get on the free-to-play CoDOL, a good game full of nostalgia that's only available in the People's Republic of China. 1) You may need a virtual private network to spoof your location to China. Some of these may cost you money. I know it ...

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  20. Apple Has Revealed Another Mural For A New Store In ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SFGate

    Apple has commissioned another colorful mural in China. It's for a new retail outlet in Chongquing, set to open at the end of January, 9to5mac reports.

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