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  1. Passengers wait to board their plane at Shanghai's Hongqiao International Airport. Photo: ReutersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... measures may finally be filtering into the real economy. (Reuters) The overall on-schedule rates of airports across China last year is 68 per cent and it has been worsening each year due to the increasingly congested flight routes, according to a ...


  2. China pushes ahead with plans to woo international investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Pulling a page from the playbook of previous years, China has instituted a series of Free Trade Zones to boost international investments and to serve as a test bed for economic reforms. The 100-square-kilometre-plus zones in Fujian, Guangdong and Tianjin are modelled on Shanghai's free trade zone, which debuted in 2013.


  3. China's Canvest Environmental Protection to buy waste-to-energy plantRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    A power plant spews waste gas in China. Canvest Environmental Protection Group said its wholly-owned subsidiary has agreed to buy a waste-to-energy plant in Guangxi province.


  4. Confucius says it's time for Irish students to fly to ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    UCC students Qinshina Bu; Yongbin Xia UCC Confucius Institute director; Qi Qi; Billy Lonegan; Siliang Zhu; Lzhong Zhao and Duojiao Shan, pictured at the launch of the Shanghai Education Exhibition which will take place in City Hall Cork on June 2. Photo: Darragh McSweeney Next week, staff from 25 universities and eight secondary schools in China will arrive in Ireland hoping to attract students. Hanban, the propaganda arm of the Chinese communist party, provides courses in Mandarin in Irish schools and universities through its two Confucius institutes at UCD and UCC.


  5. 12 detained after fire kills 38 at seniors' home in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    This photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency shows a fire-gutted rest home in Pingdingshan, central China's Henan Province Tuesday, May 26, 2015. A fire swept through the rest home in central China, killing more than 35 people and injuring several, Chinese authorities said Tuesday.


  6. Uber looks to create more jobs in urban marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | People's Daily Online

    ... Guiyang, Guizhou province, on Tuesday. Uber is in talks with the Guiyang government for taxi-hailing services. [Photo/China Daily] Car-hailing app operator Uber Technologies Inc hopes it will be allowed to expand in Chinese cities, where it believes ...


  7. Football: Goalkeeper in China fined S$10,900 for drinking water while opponents score from set pieceRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Straits Times

    Quenching his thirst while on duty proved costly for Chongqing Lifan goalkeeper Sui Weijie, who has been fined for sipping water as their opponents equalised in a Chinese Super League match, local media reported on Tuesday. Hovering around the relation zone, Lifan were leading 1-0 seven minutes from time in Sunday's match when hosts Liaoning were awarded a free-kick just outside the penalty box.


  8. Press Digest- China - May 27Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... last week, up 10.1 percent from a week earlier, and the number of actively traded accounts rose 10 percent, data from China Securities Depository and Clearing Corporation Limited showed. - Zijin Mining Group Co will resume trading on Wednesday and ...


  9. Get connected with the foldable Yunbike X1 e-bikeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | CNET

    ... to show off. Take for example, the electric Yunbike X1 from the Hangzhou-based Yunmake. E-bikes are a common sight in China, but Yunmake has added something to differentiate the folding Yunbike X1 from its competition -- smart connectivity. The ...


  10. National Agricultural to Acquire Chengdu West Agricultural Products Wholesale MarketRead the original story

    20 hrs ago |

    ... the acquisition underscores the extension of National Agricultural's business coverage from northern and southern China to western China and the whole nation eventually. Dujiangyan Investment Co. is developed by Sichuan Province Dujiangyan City ...


  11. Rio, BHP to triumph as long-term iron ore price slump forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Global iron ore demand will contract over the 2020s as steel consumption growth in China peaks, according to Citigroup, which reduced its long-run price forecast for the raw material by 32 per cent. The long-run estimate was cut to $US55 a metric ton from $US81 as the world's major mining companies added further cheap supply, analysts including Ivan Szpakowski wrote in a report on Wednesday.


  12. Smithers Expands Capabilities at Suzhou LaboratoryRead the original story

    21 hrs ago |

    Smithers, an independent global leader in delivering trusted testing, consulting and information based solutions to a wide variety of industries, announced a series of expanded capabilities at its Smithers Rapra Suzhou, China testing laboratory : .. during a recent client event.


  13. This beekeeper causes a real buzzRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago |

    ... issue where decent people can differ" but promises a debate with his party MPs. Gao Bingguo, from Tai'an City in east China's Shandong Province, has set a new Guinness World Record by covering himself with 109.05kg (17st 2oz) of crawling bees. ...


  14. Taiwan Is A Model Of Freedom And ProsperityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    ... of power when KMT candidate Ma Ying-jeou assumed the office in 2008. Because of tensions with the People's Republic of China (PRC), only a handful of countries maintain official diplomatic ties with Taiwan. Taiwan's dominant political issue is ...


  15. Soluble CD40L Is a Useful Marker to Predict Future Strokes in...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Circulation

    From the Department of Neurology, Beijing Tiantan Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing, China ; China National Clinical Research Center for Neurological Diseases, Beijing, China ; Center of Stroke, Beijing Institute for Brain Disorders, Beijing, China ; Beijing Key Laboratory of Translational Medicine for Cerebrovascular Disease, Beijing, China ; and Illinois Neurological, Institute Stroke Network, Sisters of the Third Order of St. Francis Healthcare System, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Peoria . Background and Purpose- Elevated soluble CD40 ligand was shown to be related to cardiovascular events, but the role of sCD40L in predicting recurrent stroke remains unclear.


  16. Toughest leg of Solar Impulse's global journey delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Nation

    AFP NANJING, China The most challenging leg of Solar Impulse 2's landmark flight around the world powered only by the sun was delayed on Tuesday due to concerns about the weather, organisers said. The single-seater aircraft was due to leave Nanjing, in eastern China, for the 8,500 kilometre flight over the Pacific Ocean to the US island of Hawaii in the early hours of the morning.


  17. How I Escaped from North KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Christianity Today

    ... died of starvation. Our house was taken away to repay a debt we owed a family friend. That year, my mother fled to China with my sister in search of food and money. She returned a few months later, alone. She had sold my sister into bride slavery, a ...


  18. Samsung SDI inks MOU with China Wuxi for polarizer plantsRead the original story

    Yesterday | DigiTimes

    Samsung SDI has signed a new contract to build up a polarizer film plant in China, a move aimed at increasing its share in the China market. Samsung SDI CEO Namseong Cho and Party Secretary Li Xiaomin signed a memorandum of understanding on the construction of a polarizer film production line at Pullman Hotel in the city of Wuxi, Jiangsu Province, on May 25. Polarizing films, attached to LCD panels, control brightness, contrast and other optical features by either blocking or letting pass light coming from the back light unit.


  19. Solar Impulse Team Delays Departure To HawaiiRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    The Solar Impulse team has delayed the airplane's departure from China to Hawaii citing worsening weather over the Pacific Ocean. The team had planned to embark on the six-day crossing on Tuesday.


  20. Starbucks Baristas Celebrate Coffee Artistry in China and JapanRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    From sourcing and roasting to crafting and innovating, Starbucks partners are passionate about brewing and handcrafting the world's best coffee beverages. Starbucks baristas in China and Japan recently celebrated coffee artistry through competitions in pour-over brewing and latte art.