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Current Events in China: August 11

Chinese police ‘admit’ Gu Kailai cover-up: official Four Chinese police officers on Friday admitted in court to covering up the killing of a British businessman to protect the wife of a senior politician charged with his murder, an official said.  Read more China export growth slows to 1% China’s trade and domestic demand have weakened […]

Current Events in China: July 26

Beijing sees reshuffle amid flood scandal Beijing’s mayor and a vice mayor have resigned, state media reported Wednesday, in what is likely a routine reshuffling that comes amid public questioning of the city government’s handling of rainstorms that left at least 37 dead in the capital. Read more China to form high-speed railway network by […]

China Current Events: July 19

US man tortured in Chinese custody: lawyer Police in southern China have tortured a Chinese-American businessman who is in custody suspected of leading an organised crime gang, his lawyer said on Wednesday.  Read more Average Chinese person’s carbon footprint now equals European’s The per capita emissions of the world’s largest national emitter is almost on […]

China Current Events: July 10

Chinese bloggers embroiled in park brawl A group of China’s leading opinion-makers and intellectuals became embroiled in a violent fracas thanks to a simmering feud between rival internet bloggers.  Read more Chinese Wind Power Company Eyes Vestas’ Assets Ming Yang Wind Power Group seeks to buy market-leading equipment maker.  Read more China GDP to Rebound […]

China Current Events: June 8

Global markets rally on news of China rate cuts World shares rallied to their highest in more than a week and the euro gained on Thursday after China surprisingly cut interest rates to shore up sluggish economic growth, fueling hopes other major central banks may follow suit.  Read more Crucial new details of exchange that […]

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    • Typhoon Mujigae kills at least 11 in southern China - BBC News October 6, 2015
      BBC NewsTyphoon Mujigae kills at least 11 in southern ChinaBBC NewsTyphoon Mujigae has killed at least 11 people and injured more than 200 in southern China, the Xinhua state news agency has said. The typhoon landed in Guangdong province on Sunday but moved later to neighbouring Guanxi. Deaths and injuries were ...Typhoon Mujigae: Seven dead as southern Chin
    • Bachelor crisis in China with 33 million more men than women - October 6, 2015
      Bachelor crisis in China with 33 million more men than is facing a bachelor crisis with men expected to outnumber women by more than 33 million in the next five years. China's National Bureau of Statistics estimated 33.8 million more men will come of age by 2020, a figure almost 10 million more than ...
    • Nanjing Sifang Art Park: An architectural wonderland hidden in a Chinese forest - CNN October 6, 2015
      Nanjing Sifang Art Park: An architectural wonderland hidden in a Chinese forestCNNCNN Travel's series often carries sponsorship originating from the countries and regions we profile. However, CNN retains full editorial control over all of its reports. Read the policy. Nanjing, China (CNN) In 2003, nearly two dozen of the biggest ...and more »
    • IMF doesn't see China doomsday scenario - CNBC October 5, 2015
      CNBCIMF doesn't see China doomsday scenarioCNBCDoomsday scenarios of a hard-landing in China may have transfixed market watchers, but the International Monetary Fund (IMF) remains relatively sanguine on the economic outlook. A nearly 40 percent selloff in mainland stock markets over the past few ...Managing China's Economic TransitionSeeking AlphaC
    • An International Victory, Forged in China's Tumultuous Past - Foreign Policy (blog) October 5, 2015
      Foreign Policy (blog)An International Victory, Forged in China's Tumultuous PastForeign Policy (blog)Tu's prize marks numerous firsts: The first Chinese citizen to receive a Nobel prize for scientific research performed in China; the first Chinese woman Nobel laureate; and the recipient of the highest award ever given to traditional Chinese medicin
    • China's Main Mission: South China Sea, Not Syria - The National Interest Online October 5, 2015
      The National Interest OnlineChina's Main Mission: South China Sea, Not SyriaThe National Interest OnlineWith major real news and hype over the past few days about Chinese deck aviation development, it's time to separate fact from fiction. Doing so can move China's current and future carriers from preconceived places in foreign minds to their a
    • China's Slowing Demand Burns Gas Giants - Wall Street Journal October 5, 2015
      Wall Street JournalChina's Slowing Demand Burns Gas GiantsWall Street JournalChina was “always seen as the kind of wonder market that was going to grow and need so much LNG,” said Howard Rogers of the Oxford Institute for Energy Studies and a former gas executive at BP BP 2.98 % PLC. “People got somewhat carried away.”.Gas giants burned by China slowdow
    • White-gloved butlers a necessity for China's super-rich - CBS News October 5, 2015
      CBS NewsWhite-gloved butlers a necessity for China's super-richCBS NewsPrompted by the popularity in China of the British TV series 'Downton Abbey' and a fondness for anything that looks expensive and feels European, some of China's very wealthy want uniformed employees with white gloves, impeccably trained, who can ...White-gloved butler
    • There's a China zombie scenario the world is just starting to worry about - Business Insider October 5, 2015
      Business InsiderThere's a China zombie scenario the world is just starting to worry aboutBusiness InsiderIt isn't as explosive as the doomsday scenario, but it is also a departure from China's rosy economic ascent. This third way turns China's economy into a zombie. This third way leads to a "lost decade scenario," according to
    • Is China Really Collapsing? - Forbes October 5, 2015
      ForbesIs China Really Collapsing?ForbesA widely held Western view of China is that its stunning economic success contains the seeds of imminent collapse. This is a kind of anchoring bias, which colors academic and think-tank views of the country, as well as stories in the media.In this ...China cuts tax on smaller cars to help economyIrish TimesChina's