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1 hr ago | MarketWatch

Nike, Adidas warily eye latest round of labor protests in China

A labor protest that began recently in the manufacturing city of Dongguan at a factory operated by Yue Yuen Industrial, which makes shoes for brands including Nike, Adidas , is raising worries that production in a key cog of the global sneaker supply-chain may be disrupted.

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5 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

Ethiopian was wins Best Airline of the Year Award in China - Wednesday, 16 April 2014 12:45

Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing and most profitable airline in Africa, is won the Best Airline of the Year Award at MICE Magazine's 7th Annual Award Ceremony held in Beijing, China on April 11, 2014.

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9 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

If filed, plane lawsuits might not get heard in US

Relatives of Chinese passengers on board the missing Malaysia Airlines 370 wait in a room after walking out to protest the difficulties of communicating with Malaysian officials through video conferencing in Beijing, China, Wednesday, April 16, 2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

10 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

China faces wave of company defaults

Chinese companies that have lent money to other companies are facing a potential wave of defaults, with several listed firms already reporting missed loan repayments.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Kelowna Capital News

China, B.C. sign agreement to enhance trade/investment links

The Memorandum of Understanding was signed by B.C. Minister of International Trade Teresa Wat and Liu Fei, Consul-General of the People's Republic of China in Vancouver.

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KFVS12

China, Russia seek stronger ties

Chinese President Xi Jinping, right, meets with visiting Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Beijing on Tuesday.

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The New Zealand Herald

China Business: Fonterra shake up in China

Fonterra CEO Theo Spierings has centralised control of the company's Chinese farming hubs into a new standalone business unit to make faster progress growing its milk pools in China.

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Scientific American

130 Asian Black Bears Held in China for Bile Extraction Are Set to Be Rescued

An animal welfare group said on Tuesday it will save 130 bears from a bile extraction farm in China, its largest rescue so far, in a bid to end a business that has sparked outrage over animal cruelty amid growing opposition.

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Manufacturing.net

Sneaker Factory Workers Strike In China

Workers at a Chinese factory owned by Yue Yuen, the world's largest maker of athletic footwear for brands such as Nike and Adidas, are striking in a dispute over benefits.

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WHDH

Norway restores, donates 1927 silent film to China

Norway donated a restored Chinese silent film from the 1920s to China's national film archive on Tuesday, despite a prolonged diplomatic chill between the countries over the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize.

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ABC News

Norway Restores, Donates 1927 Silent Film to China

Norway donated a restored Chinese silent film from the 1920s to China's national film archive on Tuesday, despite a prolonged diplomatic chill between the countries over the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize.

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Reuters

China stresses need for stability at first meeting of new security council

Chinese President Xi Jinping held the first meeting of a new national security commission on Tuesday, saying China needed a coordinated approach to domestic and foreign challenges, including social unrest, in "the most complex time in history".

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The Wichita Eagle

Chinese lawyers say they were tortured by police

In this Monday, April 7, 2014 photo released by Xiang Li, Chinese rights lawyer Tang Jitian shows the bruises on his leg, which he claims were sustained when he was beaten by police in a detention facility, at a restaurant in Beijing, China.

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The Fresno Bee

Chinese lawyers say they were tortured by police

In this Monday, April 7, 2014 photo released by Xiang Li, Chinese rights lawyer Tang Jitian shows the bruises on his leg, which he claims were sustained when he was beaten by police in a detention facility, at a restaurant in Beijing, China.

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GPB.org

After 25 Years Of Amnesia, Remembering A Forgotten Tiananmen

After People's Armed Police were deployed to clear the square on June 4, pitched battles broke out between police and angry crowds throwing stones.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

International Business Times

Baby Murders: Utah Woman Guilty of Killing 6 Newborn Babies After Birth; Remains Stuffed in Boxes

A woman in Utah was charged for killing six of her seven newborn babies then putting their dead bodies in cardboard boxes.

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The Daily News Journal

Resolution honors MTSU president

Middle Tennessee State University President Sidney McPhee was honored by the state Senate for an award he received in Beijing.

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Shelter Island Reporter

'King of Masks' reveals China of the 1930s

Movies at the Library had planned to screen "King of Masks" in January; winter weather intervened.

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The Daily Star

Senior S.Korean intelligence official resigns

Australia's Prime Minister Tony Abbott speaks as South Korea's President Park Geun-hye listens on during their press conference at the presidential house in Seoul on April 8, 2014.

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Mirror.co.uk

How to cheat death: The most incredible escapes and near-death experiences from around the world

The 33-year-old driver was able to get out of the Ford Focus and make his way to the rocks following the incident in Roedean, near Brighton, which happened shortly after midnight.

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