Increasing migration requires better family planning in China China’s family planning service, which has effectively implemented the one-child policy over three decades, is facing challenges from the increasing migrant population, said a senior family planning official in Beijing Friday. China pulls out 1 ship but no end to sea standoff China withdrew one of three […]
- China expands South China Sea outposts to station ships, establish airfields - Fox News February 26, 2015ReutersChina expands South China Sea outposts to station ships, establish airfieldsFox NewsWASHINGTON – China is expanding its outposts in the South China Sea to include stationing for ships and potential airfields as part of its "aggressive" effort to exert sovereignty, the U.S. intelligence chief said Thursday. Director of National ...China doing
- Americans See China's Economic Power as Diminished Threat - Gallup.com February 26, 2015Gallup.comAmericans See China's Economic Power as Diminished ThreatGallup.comPRINCETON, N.J. -- Forty percent of Americans regard "the economic power of China" as a critical threat to the vital interests of the U.S., down from 52% in both 2013 and 2014. Since last year, Americans have shifted more toward viewing China's ...Poll: Public se
- China imposes one-year ban on ivory imports - BBC News February 26, 2015BBC NewsChina imposes one-year ban on ivory importsBBC NewsChina has imposed a one-year ban on the import of ivory, amid criticism that demand among Chinese consumers is fuelling poaching in Africa. The announcement was made by the State Forestry Administration, with officials saying they hoped it would be a ...China Bans Import of Ivory Carvings for One Yea
- South Korean Island Grows Wary After Welcoming the Chinese - New York Times February 26, 2015New York TimesSouth Korean Island Grows Wary After Welcoming the ChineseNew York TimesDAEJEONG, South Korea — Not far from Shin Yong-kyun's strawberry farm are the crumbling remains of an airfield that Japanese colonialists built in the 1930s, to launch air raids against China, and the coastal caves they gouged out to hide their warships.
- The SEC Caves on China - Wall Street Journal February 26, 2015Wall Street JournalThe SEC Caves on ChinaWall Street JournalU.S. stock-market regulators say they promote transparency and fair play, but this month the Securities and Exchange Commission quietly carved out a China-size exception: When Chinese companies list on U.S. markets, basic auditing rules won't apply.and more »
- Tech firms freak out as China erects barriers - CNNMoney February 26, 2015CNNMoneyTech firms freak out as China erects barriersCNNMoneyWestern companies are starting to freak out about moves by China that could prevent them supplying the country's financial industry with technology. Six groups representing European companies and banks have appealed for official help this week. They ...EU and US groups sound alarm on China cyb
- In China, Civic Groups' Freedom, and Followers, Are Vanishing - New York Times February 26, 2015New York TimesIn China, Civic Groups' Freedom, and Followers, Are VanishingNew York TimesBEIJING — First, the police took away the think tank's former graphic designer, then the young man who organized seminars, and eventually its founder. Another employee fled China's capital, fearing he would be forced to testify against his colleagues ...
- China's Merging Taxi Apps Expect Clear Regulatory Road - Wall Street Journal February 26, 2015Wall Street JournalChina's Merging Taxi Apps Expect Clear Regulatory RoadWall Street JournalThe merger of China's two largest taxi-hailing apps won't be subject to a regulatory review, an executive said, while outlining plans to expand services including intercity buses, carpooling and rides for people too drunk to drive. Kuaidi Dache, backed
- Why China is making life miserable for big US tech - Fortune February 26, 2015FortuneWhy China is making life miserable for big US techFortuneThree days later this week, in China, news surfaced that the country has banned government purchases from some of the largest U.S tech firms implicated in the very affairs revealed by Snowden, including most notably Cisco Sistems CSCO -0.47% , but also ...Exclusive: China drops leading tech bran
- Deadly Attacks in Xinjiang Go Unreported in China - New York Times (blog) February 26, 2015New York Times (blog)Deadly Attacks in Xinjiang Go Unreported in ChinaNew York Times (blog)All three occurred in Xinjiang, the region in China's far west where Beijing is waging a wide-ranging crackdown on the Uighur ethnic minority after an upsurge in violence. Some Uighurs, a mostly Muslim, Turkic-speaking group who make up more than 40 ...China has a