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China port city blast death toll rises to four

SHANGHAI – 29 November 2017: The death toll from a huge explosion in eastern China rose to four Wednesday as…
Economics

Asian shares retreat from decade peak on China anxiety

SYDNEY – 28 November 2017: Asian shares drifted away from decade highs on Tuesday as Chinese stocks stumbled for a…
Middle East news

Taiwanese activist jailed in China for five years for ‘subversion’

Beijing – 28 November 2017: A Chinese court sentenced Taiwanese democracy activist Lee Ming-cheh to five years in prison on…
Travel

China gets first virtual reality theme park

GUIYANG, China24 November 2017: Giant robots and futuristic cyberpunk castles rise out of lush mountain slopes on the outskirts of…
Travel

Virtual reality boom brings giant robots, cyberpunk castles to China

GUIYANG, China 24 November 2017: Giant robots and futuristic cyberpunk castles rise out of lush mountain slopes on the outskirts…
Economics

China issues new rules on banks’ interest rate risk management

BEIJING – 24 November 2017: China’s banking regulator said on Friday that it has issued draft guidelines for commercial banks…
Politics

Australia calls for US engagement in region amid China rise

SYDNEY – 23 November 2017: Australia warned Thursday against American disengagement from Asia at a time of rising Chinese power…
Travel

Air China indefinitely suspends flights between Beijing and Pyongyang

TAIPEI/BEIJING – 22 November 2017: Air China Ltd has indefinitely suspended flights between Beijing and Pyongyang, citing poor demand as…
Middle East news

Air China suspends flights to North Korea

BEIJING – 22 Nov 2017: Air China has suspended flights to North Korea, further limiting the secretive state's links with…
Middle East news

China says it respects Mugabe’s decision to resign

BEIJING – 22 Nov 2017: China said on Wednesday that it respects Robert Mugabe's decision to resign as Zimbabwe's president,…
Economics

China clamps down on online micro lending; U.S.-listed shares plunge

BEIJING – 22 November 2017: China took steps to rein in the rapidly growing and lightly regulated market for online…
Middle East news

China probes former chief of internet regulator for suspected graft

BEIJING – 22 November 2017: The former head of China’s powerful internet regulator is under investigation for suspected corruption, the…
Lifestyle

China lifts up model who fell on Victoria’s Secret catwalk

SHANGHAI – 21 November 2017: China's internet saw an outpouring of support on Tuesday for model Ming Xi, who apologised…
Travel

China pledges another three years of ‘toilet revolution’ to boost tourism

BEIJING – 19 November 2017: China announced today plans to build and upgrade 64,000 public toilets between 2018 to 2020…
Politics

China supports Cambodia’s crackdown on political opposition

BEIJING – 21 November 2017: China supports Cambodia's efforts to protect political stability and believes it will smoothly hold elections…
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