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  1. Artist uses red bricks to build peculiar looking Mercedes BenzRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Metro UK News

    It turned out artist Dai Yun from Xi'an, China, wasn't planning to drive the vehicle and was actually trying to create a spectacle, which he certainly did. The sculptor, who works at the Shenzhen Public Art Center, stuck to the original proportions of a Mercedes Benz despite the car not being road worthy.

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  2. Survey shows China manufacturing improvingRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Park Record

    China's manufacturing activity improved in February for the first time in four months but export demand weakened, a survey released Monday showed. HSBC's manufacturing index based on a survey of factory purchasing managers rose to 50.7 from January's 49.7. It uses a 100-point scale on which numbers above 50 show activity increasing.

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  3. Quantum of the Seas 7 Night Oriental Cruise from Shanghai, ChinaDepart Shanghai, ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Travel Weekly

    Building on a legacy of innovation and creative design, Royal Caribbean is introducing a new ship class in 2014.

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  4. Tourism thrives in Malaysia despite association with tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... "is an advantage to us in some ways," he said. The strong growth in tourism came despite a sharp drop in visitors from China, which had 153 nationals on Flight 370. Many in China were angered by Malaysia's perceived mishandling of the tragedy. The ...

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  5. No shortage of color in 'Commodity City'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | CNN

    Children's woolen hats are seen on display at Commodity City in Yiwu, China. Photographer Richard John Seymour visited the vast wholesale market twice last year.

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  6. Goat licks dog - and it's hilaroiusRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... dog show. A dog rests near its owner at a German Shepherd Dog show March 12, 2005 in Chengdu of Sichuan Province, China. Raising foreign dogs has become increasingly popular in China. The country's pet owners spend millions on their pets every year, ...

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  7. Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks: Futures edge higher ahead of data delugeRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    ... for its $66 billion purchase of Botox-maker Allergan Inc. Chinese rate-cut: In a surprise move, the People's Bank of China on Saturday lowered the benchmark one-year loan to 5.35% and the one-year deposit rate to 2.5%, both cut by a quarter of a ...

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  8. Landscape wizardRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Standard

    ... with Earthasia holding 0.6 percent share of the sector, putting it among the six largest players. But entering China was not easy. Lau recalls Earthasia early works in the mainland was done partnering with the World Bank and the Asian Development ...

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  9. Apple Inc. (AAPL)'s China Expansion Results In Opening Of Store In Shenyang CityRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Insider Monkey

    Buoyed by a 70% growth in earnings from China, Apple Inc. continues to aggressively expand its presence in the country with the opening of a new shop in the city of Shenyang, according to New China . The cold weather could not stop more than two hundred people from attending the grand opening where they got a glimpse of the wide array of products on offer.

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  10. Euro Rebounds on Upbeat DataRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... monetary policy should support confidence in the coming months," Barclays economist Apolline Menut wrote. China's central bank lowered the country's benchmark one-year loan rate and one-year deposit rate by a quarter of a percentage point to 5.35% ...

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  11. China criticizes Japan for trying to 'cover up' wartime pastRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    A senior Chinese official on Monday criticized Japan for attempting to "cover up" its history of aggression as Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is preparing for a speech marking the 70th anniversary of Tokyo's surrender in World War II. Lu Xinhua, a spokesman for the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, a government advisory body under China's ruling Communist Party, made the remarks ahead of key political meetings this week.

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  12. Budget air carriers vie for lucrative Je...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    Competition has intensified among local low-budget carriers for the world's busiest domestic air route, Seoul to Jejudo Island, which has become a top destination for tourists from China and Southeast Asia. In the country's competitive aviation market, local air carriers are eyeing the lucrative route as Jejudo Island's tourism industry has grown rapidly in recent years.

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  13. Silk Road initiatives not China's Marshall Plan: spokesmanRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    China's Silk Road initiatives should not be referred to as another Marshall Plan, said a spokesman with the country's national political advisory body Monday. China's initiatives of the Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road, or Belt and Road, is a new model of South-South and regional cooperation, said Lyu Xinhua, spokesman with the annual session of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference .

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  14. No one has impunity in anti-corruption drive: spokesmanRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    China's anti-corruption effort "has no limit or ceiling" and "no one has impunity," a spokesman of the Chinese political advisory body said on Monday. Lyu Xinhua, spokesman for the third session of the 12th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, made the remark when asked to comment on media reports that there might be "bigger tigers", or senior-level corrupt officials, brought down in the country's anti-corruption drive.

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  15. Hong Kong police arrest 38 anti-China protesters after violent scuffleRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | ABC News

    Hong Kong police have arrested 38 people and fired pepper spray during clashes with about 400 demonstrators, as protests against the rising number of visitors from mainland China turned violent. Local residents are becoming increasingly angry at border-crossing Chinese traders, whom they say have disrupted their daily lives and clogged public transport.

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  16. China's wealthiest to take part in key political meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | West Australian

    Five of the 10 wealthiest people in Communist-ruled China are due to take part in two major political meetings starting this week, government websites show, highlighting the influence of the country's mega-rich. Super-wealthy delegates to the "two sessions" are often the focus of public attention, with some criticised for showing off their influence or lobbying for favourable policies for their own industries.

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  17. The man was detained for feigning disability to beg in the Beijing subway. Photo: 163.comRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... in Luohu district on February 24. Police found the victims' belongings in the suspect's home in Yangquan city, Shanxi. China's first circuit court, located in Shenzhen, heard its first case yesterday. The First Circuit Court of the Supreme People's ...

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  18. Guessing game on who's next to fall in China's anti-graft drive 'meaningless'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference spokesman Lu Xinhua speaks to the media at a press conference on Monday afternoon. Photo: Simon Song A central government official who became famous from his remarks on disgraced former security tsar Zhou Yongkang a year ago, said on Monday it was "meaningless" to speculate if there were any more "big tigers" about to be brought down.

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  19. Comedian Zhou Benshan 'putting the final touches' on his delegate's proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    Comedian Zhao Benshan, who has denied being the subject of graft probe, will attend the year's CPPCC sessions as a delegate. Photo: SCMP Pictures Comedian Zhao Benshan seems undeterred by the controversy around him.

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  20. VeriSilicon Introduces Hantro G2v2 Multi-format Decoder IP with VP9...Read the original story

    Yesterday | Design And Reuse

    ... al Design Manufacturers (ODMs), and large Internet platform companies. Founded in 2001 and head-quartered in Shanghai, China, VeriSilicon has over 500 employees with six R&D centers (China, US and Finland) and nine sales offices worldwide.

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