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  1. Beijing ramping up bid for 2022 Winter OlympicsRead the original story

    11 min ago | Washington Times

    ... part of the bidding process is to seize the opportunity that provides to promote the development of winter sports in China and spread their popularity," Zhao told reporters. Beijing, which hosted the 2008 Olympics, is seeking to become the first ...


  2. Your net addiction could help when it comes to WW-IIIRead the original story

    16 min ago |

    ... sitting looking at a screen is strangely exhausting. I saw a news report recently about a flight in Wuhan, central China, which couldn't land for 30 minutes because air traffic controllers had fallen asleep at their screens. The report didn't say ...


  3. Nepal-Lanka air links set to resumeRead the original story

    18 min ago | Asia News Network

    ... entrepreneurs. Arrivals from Sri Lanka, which used to be the third largest source market for Nepal after India and China, dropped sharply last year. Arrivals in 2012 amounted to 69,476, up from 59,884 in 2011. Sri Lankans are the lowest stayers in ...


  4. Beijing Zoo boss who 'earned 8 million yuan as part-time taxi driver' jailed for life for corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | South China Morning Post

    Xiao Shaoxiang was jailed for life today after being found guilty of corruption, including taking bribes and "possessing huge assets of unknown origin". Photo: Xinhua The former deputy chief of China's Beijing Zoo - who claimed his 8 million yuan fortune was earned from part-time jobs, including working as a taxi driver - was sentenced to life imprisonment by a Beijing court this morning.


  5. Three killed, 14 missing in China boat capsizeRead the original story

    31 min ago | Nerve News

    At least three people were killed and 14 went missing after a boat capsized off the coast of China's Shandong province, the police said Friday. The boat capsized late Thursday night and all 22 people on board fell into the water, Xinhua reported.


  6. Traditional skills of handmade casting iron in Shandong provinceRead the original story

    39 min ago | People's Daily Online

    In Dingtao, Shandong's Heze county, there is a factory where foundry workers still use the traditional process of casting iron. ( Ran)


  7. F&T Group Taps Leading Architects and Designers as Portfolio Expands to ChinaRead the original story

    48 min ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... high profile properties is its growing number of partnerships with renowned architecture and design firms. Shanghai, China., November 12, 2014 - (PressReleasePoint) -New York based real estate developer F&T Group has taken its business to a higher ...


  8. New York's F&T Group Forging Ties between China and WorldRead the original story

    48 min ago | PressReleasePoint

    Developer of growing China world trade center network promoting cross-border commerce with China In New York City, real estate developer F&T Group is known for its luxury Manhattan condos and ambitious mixed-use projects that transform whole neighborhoods. Less known is that in recent years the developer has also been deeply engaged in a different kind of construction activity: the building of ties between enterprises in China and companies all over the world.


  9. Analysis: The Palestinian diplomatic battle against IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Jerusalem Post

    The Palestinians aren't going to change their policy or rescind the statehood bid at the Security Council on the basis of the results of Israeli elections. The Palestinian train has left the station and nothing will stop it.


  10. Schoolboy's suggestion that Xi lose weight censoredRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Concord Monitor

    ... air and water and is definitely not suitable for human life. This is not a good place for a long stay. It's time for China's aerospace program to change directions. Let's have a look at Mars. It has both air and glaciers, it's just as good a place ...


  11. Local fishing charter owner seeks help in lifting fishing ban at power damRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Watertown Daily Times

    ... if so, report them to the Federal Bureau of Investigation in Syracuse. He found one from Nepal, one from Shanghai, China, and one from Iran. The Nepal and Shanghai customers were individuals planning vacations, he said, but the one from the Iran was ...


  12. BEIJING: China's wine market shows rosy future despite austerity measuresRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Asia News Network

    With the economy slowing and an anti-graft drive sparking austerity measures, 2014 is said to have brought tough times for the wine sector in China. But for many it presented the best opportunity ever.


  13. BEIJING: Asia's top 3 billionaires are all ChineseRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Asia News Network

    Chinese real estate mogul Wang Jianlin trails Jack Ma, executive chairman of Alibaba, and Hong Kong's Li Ka-shing among Asia's wealthiest, with the three controlling a combined fortune of $81.5 billion, according to Bloomberg on Wednesday. The 60-year-old, beating India's richest person Mukesh Ambani, became Asia's third-richest person, as he prepares to sell shares of the country's biggest commercial property developer in an initial public offering.


  14. China money rates jump this wk, but no panic as regulators inject fundsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    China's money market rates jumped this week, as tight liquidity has been exacerbated by demand for funds to invest in stock IPOs, though measures taken by Beijing to maintain sufficient cash has prevented an outright crunch. In another step that bolstered its easing bias, the People's Bank of China this week issued short-term and medium-term funds to local banks to ease liquidity strains via backdoor policy tools, although those moves are not yet reflected in rates.


  15. One FC 24: Dynasty of Champions ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Cage Pages

    ONE FC makes its promotional debut in Mainland China, holding ONE FC 24: Dynasty of Champions on Friday, December 19th. In doing so, ONE FC becomes the first major MMA promotion to hold an event in China.


  16. HK$6.3b deal for Sunac stake purchase in Greentown droppedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | South China Morning Post

    ... In August, it reported a 67 per cent year-on-year plunge in first-half net profit. Photo: Reuters A deal for Sunac China Holdings to buy a stake in Greentown China has been called off, despite Sunac having already paid the bulk of the HK$6.3 billion ...


  17. Starbucks: Embarking On A Journey To The WestRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seeking Alpha

    Starbucks plans to open its flagship store in Chengdu, located in Sichuan province, in a move that is designed to expand SBUX's reach in the western part of the country, away from the populated eastern seaboard where SBUX already have a considerable presence. Recall that during SBUX's investor day, the company noted that China will be a key focus in the near-term as it wants to double its store count to 3,000.


  18. In China, Expectant Dads Line Up to Experience Labor PainsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    Fathers-to-be in Jinan, China, are signing up for a labor-pain camp held at a maternity hospital. The goal? To better appreciate the hardships of their expecting wives. 1 comment

  19. Chinese villagers seek to banish boy with HIVRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KETV-TV

    ... That boy is too dangerous," says He Jialing, one of the villagers. Some 780,000 people are living with HIV/AIDS in China, according to the latest count by the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) in 2011. People living with HIV or AIDS ...


  20. China arrests policeman blamed for wrongful convictionRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Asian Correspondent

    ... dereliction of duty and taking bribes. Three days earlier the Inner Mongolia Higher People's Court in northern China overturned the conviction of Huugjilt, who was 18 when he was sentenced to death and executed over the killing of a woman in a ...