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  1. Scientists mull power station in spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | China Daily

    A computer generated picture of a solar power station in space to be built by a US company. [Photo/Xinhua] If realized, it will surpass the scale of the Apollo project and the International Space Station, and be the largest-ever space project.

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  2. Ugandans up for the fightRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | New Vision

    ... Uganda to a Senior Women bronze medal finish at the 2015 World Cross Country Championships that was held at Guiyang, China yesterday.... The BUL FC interim coach calls on his players to take advantage of SC Villa's current transitional period to ...

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  3. Solar Impulse departs Myanmar for ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | New Vision

    Solar Impulse 2 took off from Myanmar's second biggest city of Mandalay early Monday and headed for China's Chongqing, the fifth flight of a landmark journey to circumnavigate the globe powered solely by the sun. The single-seater aircraft's team spent more than a week waiting in Mandalay for weather conditions to improve in southwestern China for what will be one of the most challenging legs of the round-the-world attempt so far.

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  4. The Business: Monday March 30 2015Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | The First Post

    ... is on the way in 2015, driving a hiring boom in the City and shaking up industries across the globe, it says. China is a particularly big player - its firms spent $46.8bn buying foreign firms last year, 10-times the level a decade ago. Deloitte ...

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  5. PM and PSC to pay security to court before actionRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Matangi Tonga

    Tonga's Public Service Association Inc. and the Prime Minister Hon 'Akilisi Pohiva will have to pay $20,000 pa'anga each by way of security to the Supreme Court before their civil action regarding the alleged unlawful payment of Chinese aid money to Friendly Islands Satellite Communication Ltd. ( The judge dismissed the Acting Attorney General as a defendant from this suit (as conceded by the plaintiff's counsel, $25,450,000 received in grant aid from the Government of People's Republic of China. Other proceedings from the same events have included private criminal prosecutions which led to criminal appeals and civil actions.

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  6. Man jailed six years for growing beardRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

    A six-year prison sentence reportedly given to a man in China's mainly Muslim Xinjiang region for growing a beard was "absurd", an overseas group said Monday as accounts of the penalty disappeared online. Dilxat Raxit, a spokesman for the exile World Uyghur Congress, said the case was "typical of the political persecution" faced by Uighurs, the mostly Muslim, Turkic-speaking minority group that calls Xinjiang home.

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  7. China Focus: China accelerates westward opening for Silk Road Economic BeltRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    The Alataw Pass, a remotely-located port in the Gobi desert of Xinjiang, is becoming an increasingly important trade gateway connecting China's inland cities to Central Asia and Europe. Dozens of international trains are running to and from the port everyday with a total freight volume of 74,000 tonnes and foreign trade volume of nearly 50 million U.S. dollars.

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  8. Sri Lanka to resume road development projects with ChinaRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Colombo Page

    Mar 30, Colombo: The Sri Lankan government has decided to recommence all the main and provincial road development projects in the island nation with China, a senior government official has said. Highways, Higher Education and Investment Promotion Ministry Secretary, Udaya Ranjith Seneviratne has told Xinhua Sunday that the Ministry had already made payments to the relevant Chinese contractors for the projects.

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  9. 'Mybaby' Strollers Creative Design Contest LaunchedRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    The entries will be collected globally, and teams from all walks, wherever from colleges, studios or elsewhere, as well as individuals, are welcomed. This contest is being run under the guidance of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the P.R.C., and hosted by the China Toy and Juvenile Products Association, the China Women's Federation Children's Department, and co-organized by Ningbo Mybaby Baby Items Manufacturing Co., Ltd. The entries should be the baby strollers and their combination series and be characterized by intelligence, green attributes, safety and innovation.

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  10. Iran nuclear talks move towards historic pointRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Today.Az

    ... possible time to "announce something" is the coming Monday. On Nov. 24 of 2013, the P5+1 (the United States, Russia, China, France, Britain, plus Germany) and Iran reached a first-step agreement on Iran's nuclear program, the Geneva 2013 Joint Plan ...

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  11. Micro electric cars 'optimal' choice for city lifeRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | People's Daily Online

    Xindayang, an obscure company in China's burgeoning new energy vehicle industry, is looking to carve out a niche with its ZD-brand pure electric micro cars. Earlier this month, Xindayang revealed an aggressive plan to build a 300,000-unit plant in the eastern city of Ningbo in the coming years with renowned Chinese carmaker Geely, which is the owner of premium brand Volvo.

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  12. Asia shares swing higherRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Business World

    Asian stock markets rose on Monday, with China stocks nearing a seven-year peak on hopes for more infrastructure spending and policy stimulus, while oil prices suffered further from excess supply. Activity was guarded most elsewhere in a week book-ended with holidays and a U.S. jobs report that could affect the timing of interest rate hikes there.

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  13. Copper extends second monthly gainRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Copper was poised for a second monthly gain as investors weigh the possibility of further stimulus by China's policy makers against signs of slowing industrial activity in the world's biggest consumer. The metal climbed as much as 0.6 percent and has advanced 3.1 percent this month.

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  14. Eelink Launches New Waterproof GPS Vehicle Tracker TK 119Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | PR.com

    Shenzhen Eelink Communication Technology Co Ltd has launched new TK119 waterproof GPS/Glonass vehicle GPS tracker that helps with remote vehicle location information, remote oil cutting, remote mobile phone & computer position checking. Shenzhen, China, March 30, 2015 -- -- Leading Chinese GPS tracker manufacturer Eelink has reportedly launched new vehicle GPS tracker TK119 waterproof GPS/Glonass.

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  15. Solar Airplane entered Chinese Air Space in Around the World FlightRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | I4U Future Technology News

    ... around the world without a drop of fossil fuel. Today the green energy plane took off from Mandalay in Burma to fly to China . The Solar Impulse is flying to Chongqing with Swiss pilot Bertrand Piccard at the controls of Si2. This segment of the ...

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  16. Etsy seeks balance of growth, keeping 'handmade ethos'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... has grown, she has been harshly criticized online and accused of mass-producing goods and obtaining wares from China. Detractors consider her a blight on Etsy's hipster credibility. The dispute over how goods are produced and sold on a site that ...

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  17. Xi's speech at Boao forum sheds light on Asian prosperity: scholarRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Chinese President Xi Jinping' s remarks at the Boao Forum for Asia in south China's Hainan province on Saturday has shed light on shared development and prosperity in the region, an India-born academic in Cambodia said in an article released on Monday. Joseph Matthews, director of International Cooperation Department at the Asia Euro University in Phnom Penh, said President Xi's remarks at the annual Boao forum that " China's program for development will be open and inclusive, and not exclusive"is the keynote of his speech.

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  18. China, practitioner for sustainable development: NPC vice chairmanRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    China is a practitioner for sustainable development and has implemented the strategy of sustainable development insistently, said Chen Zhu, vice chairman of the Standing Committee of China's 12th National People's Congress , in Vietnam's capital Hanoi. Chen made the remark in his four-day visit to Vietnam till Monday while attending the ongoing 132nd Assembly of the Inter- Parliamentary Union held in capital Hanoi.

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  19. Spotlight: Ongoing Yemen crisis draws international concernRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    The ongoing Yemen crisis has triggered concerns of the international community as more countries evacuated their nationals from the conflict-torn nation and Arab states agreed on the formation of a joint military force to counter growing security threats. China has sent a naval fleet to help evacuate its nationals from Yemen as the situation continues to deteriorate, the Ministry of National Defense announced Monday.

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  20. Royal Caribbean Sets to Sail to TianjinRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Marine News

    Royal Caribbean International will deploy yet another big ship in China, with the 4,180-passenger Ovation of the Seas joining Quantum of the Seas in the Far East. The Miami-based cruise company takes delivery of Ovation in April 2016 and it will head straight to China rather than Europe or the Caribbean.

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