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China Punishes Nearly 200 Over ‘Rumors’ About Stocks, Blasts and Parade – New York Times


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China Punishes Nearly 200 Over 'Rumors' About Stocks, Blasts and Parade
New York Times
The so-called rumors were related to China's continuing stock market uncertainty, the recent industrial explosions in Tianjin and the military parade scheduled for Thursday to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, the ministry
China Shuts Down 165 Online Accounts Over False RumorsNBCNews.com
China punishes 197 over stock market and Tianjin 'rumours'BBC News
China Arrests Nearly 200 Over 'Online Rumors'NPR
Wall Street Journal -The Guardian -Yahoo News
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Posted on 31 August 2015 | 1:28 pm

China takes federalism way further than the US, and is paying the price for it – Vox


China takes federalism way further than the US, and is paying the price for it
Vox
The recent turmoil in the Chinese marketplace has shaken Western observers' faith in the government's ability to effectively manage the economy. While it's too early to judge the fallout from this downturn, it is an important reminder that China faces

Posted on 31 August 2015 | 12:20 pm

Japan plans largest ever defence budget to counter China’s reach – The Guardian


The Guardian

Japan plans largest ever defence budget to counter China's reach
The Guardian
The increases since then reflect its growing anxiety about China's expanding naval reach. The rise is also in line with Japan's more assertive defence policy under the conservative prime minister, Shinzo Abe, as he seeks to check Chinese influence and …
Japan eyes defense budget hike to fortify island chain facing ChinaReuters

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Posted on 31 August 2015 | 11:40 am

China praises Taiwan war contribution as official arrives for parade – Reuters


Reuters

China praises Taiwan war contribution as official arrives for parade
Reuters
Taiwan, which was a Japanese colony during the war, has a broadly more positive view of Japan than the official Chinese line, and Lien's visit has caused upset with both the ruling party and the main opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP).
China's Communists embrace an old enemyFinancial Times

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Posted on 31 August 2015 | 11:27 am

Xi’s Military Parade Fans Unease in Region Wary of China – Bloomberg


Bloomberg

Xi's Military Parade Fans Unease in Region Wary of China
Bloomberg
As Xi Jinping presides over thousands of goose-stepping troops marching down Beijing's Changan Avenue — or “Eternal Peace Street” — on Thursday, the Chinese president will also proclaim his commitment to the world's peaceful development.
China pledges money for stock rescue before military paradeFortune
Ban Ki-moon rejects Japanese criticism of him attending China's Victory DayThe Guardian
China's Leadership Fans Smoldering Antipathy Toward JapanABC News
Sydney Morning Herald -Wall Street Journal
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Posted on 31 August 2015 | 10:19 am

China to open high-speed rail link to North Korean border – Reuters


Wall Street Journal

China to open high-speed rail link to North Korean border
Reuters
China has encouraged the development of three special economic zones in North Korea, hoping to tap low labor costs and encourage the North to see the benefits of economic reform, even while publicly rebuking it over its nuclear weapons program.
Seoul's Warming Ties With China Isolate North KoreaWall Street Journal
Two Big Winners From China's Big SlowdownBloomberg View
Why N. Korea Caved On War Threat: China Warned, 'Don't Rain On Our Parade'Forbes

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Posted on 31 August 2015 | 10:15 am

China reporter confesses to stoking market ‘panic and disorder’ – Financial Times


Financial Times

China reporter confesses to stoking market 'panic and disorder'
Financial Times
The detention of Wang Xiaolu, a reporter for Caijing magazine, comes amid a broad crackdown on the role of the media in the slump in China's stock market, which is down about 40 per cent from its June 12 peak. Nearly 200 people have been punished for …
China pins market plunge on financial journalist, airs 'confession'Washington Post
Hundreds arrested as Beijing launches stock market crackdownCNNMoney
China Brokers Tumble as Citic Staff Detained, Rescue Costs GrowBloomberg
The Australian Financial Review -ABC Online -The Guardian
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Posted on 31 August 2015 | 8:35 am

China’s Stocks Cap Biggest Selloff Since 2008 on Rescue Doubts – Bloomberg


Bloomberg

China's Stocks Cap Biggest Selloff Since 2008 on Rescue Doubts
Bloomberg
The China Securities Regulatory Commission gave the order at a meeting with representatives of 50 brokerages on Saturday, which CSRC Chairman Xiao Gang also attended, said the people who asked not to be identified because the meeting hasn't been …
China's Stock Bubble Burst Is Only Half DoneForbes
China stocks slide as crackdown on speculators spreads, lose 11 percent in AugustReuters
China's problem is the economy itself, not the market sell-offFinancial Times
Yahoo Finance UK -South China Morning Post (subscription) -Telegraph.co.uk
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Posted on 31 August 2015 | 7:23 am

Boom to bust? Factory town feels pinch from China’s slowdown – CNN


CNN

Boom to bust? Factory town feels pinch from China's slowdown
CNN
As demand for China-made exports drops, there are growing calls for greater innovation and efficiency. Increasing international competition is pushing many Chinese factories to modernize and specialize. In June, Beijing announced "Made in China 2025

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Posted on 31 August 2015 | 6:50 am

US developing sanctions against China over cyberthefts – Washington Post


Huffington Post

US developing sanctions against China over cyberthefts
Washington Post
The Obama administration is developing a package of unprecedented economic sanctions against Chinese companies and individuals who have benefited from their government's cybertheft of valuable U.S. trade secrets. The U.S. government has not yet …
U.S. Weighs Sanctions Over China For Cyber Hacking: REPORTHuffington Post
U.S. Said to Draft Potential Sanctions Over China HackingBloomberg
White House eyes sanctions for China over cyber-theft of trade secretsArs Technica
The Week Magazine -Voice of America
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Posted on 31 August 2015 | 1:52 am

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Piglet with two heads found in China

The piglet, found on the street in Tianjin, cannot stand on its own because of its two heads









Posted on 29 August 2015 | 1:38 pm

Citigroup braces for world recession, calls for Corbynomics QE in China

Citigroup’s Willem Buiter says only a blitz of helicopter money from the central bank can stop China’s economy crumbling now









Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:45 pm

Federal Reserve will wait on China turmoil before firing starting gun on rate hike

Stanley Fishcher says full effects of Beijing’s devaluation policy have yet to unfold, complicating the picture for a September rate hike









Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:08 pm

Ten charts you need to see on last week’s market meltdown

It’s been one of the most tumultuous weeks for markets since the height of the financial crisis. Here are the 10 charts that sum up a rollercoaster five days









Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:40 pm

Black Monday diary: Eight hours at a financial advice firm in the midst of market meltdown

When China’s markets went into freefall, some clients panicked and sold everything they had – while others played the long game









Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:40 pm

Teen leader of Hong Kong’s student protests: I do not regret it even if I go to jail

Joshua Wong, leader of the Umbrella Movement, appeared in court on Friday related to obstructing police during a protest in June last year









Posted on 28 August 2015 | 11:27 am

Thai police question three Uighur Muslims over Bangkok blast

Less than two weeks after the attack which killed 20 people near a Hindu shrine, police are still searching for a suspect pictured in CCTV









Posted on 28 August 2015 | 11:02 am

6-year-old boy able to stand again after Chinese surgeons use 3D printing

Doctors carry out China’s first orthopaedic surgery using 3D technology on a six-year-old who suffered multiple painful fractures in his legs









Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:26 pm

Tianjin explosion: Chinese prosecutors investigating ‘dereliction of duty’ by company officials

More than 500 people remain in hospital after the explosions which killed 139 people









Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:06 am

Man who lost both arms feeds bedridden mother by mouth in rural China

A man who lost his arms has overcome his injuries to care for his elderly mother









Posted on 26 August 2015 | 2:07 pm