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  1. UPDATE 4-Ultrasonic CEO resurfaces in China, denies taking off with cashRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Reuters

    The missing chief executive of embattled German-listed Chinese shoe maker Ultrasonic AG has resurfaced in China to deny absconding with millions of dollars of company money, telling local media he had been travelling and lost his phone. CEO Wu Qingyong, who was dismissed last week after his abrupt disappearance, separately told an Ultrasonic executive he would return to the company and give back any funds, the firm said in a statement on Monday.


  2. China, US, India push world carbon emissions upRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    In this Wednesday, July 31, 2013, file photo, a worker levels the coal on a freight train in Taiyuan in northern China's Shanxi province. Spurred chiefly by China, the United States and India, the world spewed far more carbon pollution into the air last year than ever before, scientists announced Sunday, Sept.


  3. More Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    Graphic shows world carbon dioxide emissions since 1959; 1c x 4 inches; with BC-Climate Emissions; ETA 1 p.m.; 1c x 4 inches; 46.5 mm x 101 mm; . FILE - In this Feb. 8, 2012 file photo provided by China's Xinhua News Agency, workers load coal onto a train in Jiujiang, east China's Jiangxi Province.


  4. william_wan_and_liu_liuRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... ). But that's a steal, argued one smuggler, considering the fact that the smartphones can't be had at any price in China's official stores. The smuggler, dressed all in black with a boxed iPhone tucked under one arm, said his crew had laid out their ...


  5. The Secret of Life Is Video Games, Says 106-Year-Old ManRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Kotaku

    ... a day. Kotaku East is your slice of Asian Internet culture, bringing you the latest talking points from Japan, Korea, China and beyond. Tune in every morning from 4am to 8am. Eric is a Beijing based writer and all around FAT man. You can contact him ...


  6. Nanjing scraps housing purchase limitRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | China Daily

    Nanjing, capital of East China's Jiangsu province, announced on Sunday to end housing purchase restrictions in a bid to revive local property market. In a notice released by the municipal government of Nanjing, the city will increase the supply of small and medium-sized apartments in the future.


  7. Alibaba's Ma Delivers Windfall as Make-Them-Money Pledge MetRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... advance was better than most of its peers, it still fell short of Baidu Inc.'s almost fivefold one-day surge when China's largest search engine listed on the Nasdaq Stock Market in 2005. The company's market capitalization was $231 billion as of ...


  8. China Reveals Cases of Torture in Police DetentionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | ABC News

    In this Oct. 25, 2012 file photo, a Chinese paramilitary policeman stands guard underneath a surveillance camera at an entrance to the Number Two Detention Center in Beijing, China. Three police officers and four other people helping them have been convicted of torturing suspects to obtain confessions, China's official state news agency reported, in a rare example of a prosecution of the practice.


  9. Hong Kong students kick off class boycott to demand greater democracyRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    Students in graduation gowns pose at University Mall inside the Chinese University of Hong Kong September 20, 2014, where a large scale student rally will be held on Monday. Photo credit: Reuters Thousands of students braved sweltering heat in Hong Kong on Monday to demand greater democracy as they launched a week-long boycott of classes, underscoring a restive younger generation's determination to challenge the Chinese Communist Party.


  10. Tutors International is Now Accepting Applications for Two Full-Time Private Tutoring Jobs in BeijingRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Tutors International, global provider of full-time private tutoring, announced that is has two vacancies for IGCSE tutors for exceptional placements within a secondary school in Beijing, China. "The role is less about the collection of qualifications and more about the acquisition of the skills required to excel in a Western environment."


  11. 3 in 10 Chinese citizens do not speak Putonghua, says Education MinistryRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Three in 10 of China's 1.3 billion population are unable to communicate in Putonghua, says China's Education Ministry. Photo: Reuters As many as three in 10 of China's 1.3 billion population are unable to communicate in Putonghua, China's Education Ministry has said during an annual event to promote the official language.


  12. Blasts in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region kill 2Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NHK World

    A news website affiliated with China' government says explosions killed 2 people and injured many others in the country's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. The website in the autonomous region says the blasts occurred at a shop and other places in the region's Bayangol Mongolia Autonomous Prefecture on Sunday.


  13. Nickel Leads Industrial Metals Lower on Outlook in ChinaRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Nickel led declines in industrial metals in London on speculation that demand from China , the biggest consumer, is slowing after reports of property defaults. China's Finance Minister Lou Jiwei said that growth in Asia's largest economy faces downward pressure and reiterated there won't be major policy changes in response to individual economic indicators.


  14. Commodities Drop to 5-Year Low in Capitulation to ChinaRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    Commodities extended declines to a five-year low on speculation the strengthening dollar and signs of slowdown in China will curb demand for raw materials. The Bloomberg Dollar Spot Index has climbed for the past five weeks and Chinese data from industrial production to manufacturing was below economists forecasts.


  15. Bridging the Cultural Gap: A Study of Chinese Students' Learning Style PreferencesRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | CiteULike

    To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. Following a literature review of some recent research on learning styles and EFL-related research in the People's Republic of China, this article describes a replication of a study done by Reid in 1987 of learning style preferences of ESL students in the U.S. With minor modifications, the same questionnaire asking students to identify their learning style preferences was administered in either Chinese or English to 331 students at five universities in the PRC.


  16. A Phila. touch in China projectRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    ... 7,500 square feet, have sold for $1 million to $4 million, said Enyong Tang, director of operations for the project in China. Milner, whose Chadds Ford firm has among its focuses classic American building design and preservation, has been retained ...


  17. Slowing profits for China's state firmsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Standard

    China's state-owned enterprises saw their profit growth slow in the first eight months of 2014 amid softening growth momentum in the broader economy, showed data released by the Ministry of Finance on Monday. The combined profits of China's SOEs rose 8 percent year on year to 1.64 trillion yuan during the January-August period, slowing from the 9.2-percent rise for the first seven months.


  18. Xbox One suffers last-minute delay in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    ... steady progress, we are going to need more a bit more time to deliver the best experiences possible for our fans in China," the statement read. "At Xbox, we pride ourselves on delivering first rate gaming and entertainment experiences and to allow ...


  19. UPDATE 1-China Galaxy fixed income chief asked to cooperate with authoritiesRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Reuters

    China Galaxy Securities Co Ltd, one of the country's largest brokerages, said its head of fixed income and two other employees have been asked to cooperate with a mainland judicial authority regarding personal matters. The news sent the stock sliding more than 5 percent to its lowest level since Aug. 29, marking its biggest daily decline in nine months.


  20. China reveals cases of torture by policeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Fox News

    Three police officers and four other people have been convicted of torturing suspects to obtain confessions, China's official state news agency reported, in a rare instance of prosecution of the practice. One of the cases resulted in the death of a man who was tortured with electric shocks and hit on the head and face with a shoe, Xinhua News Agency said Sunday.