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2 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

China investigates ex-security chief Zhou Yongkang

In what looms as the biggest scalp yet in President Xi Jinping's audacious campaign against corruption in China's elite, the ruling Communist Party has announced an investigation into Zhou Yongkang, the country's fearsome former domestic security chief.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Nation

'Special envoy' Dr Somkid delivers NCPO's message to Chinese leader

National Council for Peace and Order chief Gen Prayuth Chan-Ocha has dispatched adviser Dr Somkid Jatusripitak to deliver a personal message of friendship and cooperation to Chinese President Xi Jinping, diplomiatic sources told The Nation.

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China Daily

China, Laos sign seven deals

China and Laos signed seven cooperative agreements on Monday in their efforts to jointly boost national development in trade and other areas during the Lao president's second visit to China in less than a year.

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South China Morning Post

Xi Jinping most mentioned in People's Daily since Mao, researchers find

Xi Jinping has been mentioned by name 4,725 times in People's Daily during the 18 months after he took office, while Mao Zedong was named nearly 7,000 times in the 18 months after the 9th party congress in 1969.

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Babalu Blog

Parasitic Raul Castro clings to Chinese dictator during his entire visit

Perhaps not. After all, in all parasitic relations, the parasite feeds off the host, but in this case Raul was clearly the parasite, never letting go of Xi during the entire visit.

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Christian Science Monitor

Where Xi leads, Abe follows? China, Japan compete in Latin America

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe meets with Trinidad and Tobago's Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar at the Diplomatic Centre in St Ann's for bilateral talks in the capital Port of Spain, July 27, 2014.

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NEWS.com.au

China to adopt new military incentive guideline

Move, which will go into effect on August 1, seen as part of Xi's efforts to encourage a skilled and corruption-free armed forces Chinese President Xi Jinping poses for a photo with officers after a promotion ceremony earlier this month.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Post-gazette.com

China's navy shows off massage techniques in soft-power display

On a Chinese hospital ship off Hawaii, crew members demonstrate traditional massage techniques to U.S. sailors.

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The Nation

Tenuous new relations in Asian diplomacy

The Dongwha Duty Free Shop in the Gwanghwamun district in downtown Seoul is regularly thronged with visitors from China, some of the 4 million who now visit South Korea annually, making it the top foreign tourist destination for Chinese travellers.

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Xinhuanet

Cooperation with China brings new opportunity to Latin America

Chinese President Xi Jinping's recent trip to Latin America, the second in 13 months, demonstrated the important role Latin America plays in China's overall diplomacy and brought new opportunity to the bilateral ties.

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Related Topix: China, Asia, World News, Dilma Rousseff

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Age

China's military muscle-flexing ensnarls air traffic

Show of strength: A Chinese People's Liberation Army cadet sits in a Main Battle Tank during a demonstration of military hardware on the outskirts of Beijing.

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Silicon Alley Insider

China's President Has Only Begun To Take Down The Tigers And Swat The ...

China has investigated over 25,000 people for corruption in the first six months of 2014.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

Jim Chanos Has A Whole New Reason For Going Dark On China

Jim Chanos was on Bloomberg TV's Charlie Rose on Thursday night talking China - and so yes, as expected, it was dark.

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Buenos Aires Herald

Chinese president Xi Jinping invites CFK to official visit

Chinese leader Xi Jinping invited President Cristina Fernndez de Kirchner to an official visit to his country, a letter published earlier today by Argentina's Foreign Ministry revealed.

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China Digital Times

The Cult of Xi?

During his career as China's President and the Communist Party's General Secretary, crackdowns on dissenting Party ideology , corruption , civil society activism , and liberal online voices have garnered Xi Jinping numerous comparisons to his notoriously heavy-handed predecessor Mao Zedong.

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Tri-cityherald.com

Russia finds friend in China as world focuses on blame for Ukraine crash

Putin and Xi have spent lots of time together in the last 18 months, and over the past week the Chinese media that Xi controls have blasted the West for suggesting that Putin bears responsibility for the downing of MH17.

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South China Morning Post

Xi Jinping comfortable with lower growth rate for China's economy

Remarks of think tank official point to Beijing's push for deeper reforms even if downside risks will reduce the expansion target of 7.5 per cent A think tank official has helped clear some public confusion over the central government's target for economic growth this year.

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PanArmenian Network

Venezuela announces plans to buy more Russian, Chinese weapons

PanARMENIAN.Net - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has announced plans to buy more weapons made in Russia and China to increase the country's military might, according to RIA Novosti.

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Xinhuanet

Xinhua Insight: President Xi spearheads "spicy wood"

President Xi Jinping might be leading another food craze among Chinese diners. Moringa, an edible plant, whose Chinese name literally means "spicy wood," is a token of the ever-lasting friendship between China and Cuba under a Sino-Cuban joint research program.

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Malaysian National News Agency

Cuba, China Signed 29 Bilateral Cooperation Accords

Cuba and China signed 29 bilateral cooperation accords on Tuesday, during the official visit here by President Xi Jinping.

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