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CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Golf-European Tour China Open scores – Reuters UK


CORRECTED-UPDATE 1-Golf-European Tour China Open scores
Reuters UK
April 24 (Infostrada Sports) – Scores from the European Tour China Open at the par-72 course on Friday in Shenzhen -5 Alvaro Quiros (Spain) 67 Simon Dyson (Britain) 67 -4 Tyrrell Hatton (Britain) 68 Adrian Otaegui (Spain) 68 David Horsey (Britain) 68

Posted on 24 April 2014 | 2:17 pm

Apple’s China success sets stage for iPhone 6, new products – Reuters


The Mac Observer

Apple's China success sets stage for iPhone 6, new products
Reuters
(Reuters) – Strong sales of iPhones in China and emerging markets sets the stage for Apple Inc to reap even higher profits after it launches the next iPhone and other new products, analysts said. At least 15 brokerages raised their price targets on the
China becomes the iPhone growth storyFinancial Times
Apple's greater China revenues approach a record US$10 billionSouth China Morning Post
Apple's Greater China Revenue Grew Sequentially In Q2 As iPhone Growth TechCrunch
The Mac Observer
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Posted on 24 April 2014 | 1:14 pm

Obama reaffirms commitment to Japan deal over islands dispute with China – CNN


The Guardian

Obama reaffirms commitment to Japan deal over islands dispute with China
CNN
Tokyo (CNN) — The United States stands by its security agreement with Japan in its dispute with China over a group of islands, President Barack Obama said Thursday. The securities agreement between Washington and Tokyo is decades old, he told …
Obama says US will defend Japan in island dispute with ChinaThe Guardian
Obama calls for peaceful end to China-Japan island disputeFox News
Would China fight for disputed islands?BBC News
Washington Times -Wall Street Journal (blog) -Businessweek (blog)
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Posted on 24 April 2014 | 12:41 pm

China says it will maintain patrols near Japan’s new island base – Reuters


Washington Post

China says it will maintain patrols near Japan's new island base
Reuters
The radar station on Yonaguni Island, just 150 km (93 miles) from a group of disputed islands in the East China Sea, marks Japan's first military expansion at the western end of its island chain in more than 40 years. "We are playing close attention to
China notes Japanese military activity near Diaoyu IslandsXinhua
China denies US-Japan alliance's Diaoyu Islands bearingCCTV
103 words that tie the US military to barren rocks in the East China SeaWashington Post (blog)

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Posted on 24 April 2014 | 10:10 am

China Splurging on Military as US Pulls Back – ABC News


Foreign Policy (blog)

China Splurging on Military as US Pulls Back
ABC News
China's navy commissioned 17 new warships last year, the most of any nation. In a little more than a decade, it's expected to have three aircraft carriers, giving it more clout than ever in a region of contested seas and festering territorial disputes.
Don't Be a Menace to South (China Sea)Foreign Policy (blog)
China Challenges Obama's Asia Pivot With Rapid Military BuildupBloomberg
Obama Asia tour: China 'the elephant in the room'BBC News

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Posted on 24 April 2014 | 9:22 am

China Court Frees Japanese Ship After Unprecedented Seizure – Bloomberg


BBC News

China Court Frees Japanese Ship After Unprecedented Seizure
Bloomberg
The incident reflects strained ties between China and Japan amid a territorial dispute over an island chain and visits by Japanese politicians to a Tokyo shrine honoring that country's war dead. It the first time a Chinese court had ordered the seizure
Court Releases Japanese Ship Impounded by ChinaNew York Times
Japan's Mitsui pays China to release seized ship-courtReuters
Mitsui OSK settles to free ship impounded in ChinaFinancial Times
BBC News -Wall Street Journal -ABC News
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Posted on 24 April 2014 | 8:47 am

Why Japan’s economy is in better shape than China’s – CNBC.com


CNBC.com

Why Japan's economy is in better shape than China's
CNBC.com
The Japanese economy expanded 0.7 percent on year in the final quarter of 2013, substantially slower than China's 7.7 percent expansion. While growth in the mainland economy has slowed from double-digit levels in recent years it remains on course to …

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Posted on 24 April 2014 | 12:34 am

America Should Step Back from the East China Sea Dispute – New York Times


America Should Step Back from the East China Sea Dispute
New York Times
SHANGHAI — The United States has been a destabilizing force in the dispute between China and Japan over the sovereignty of a small chain of islands in the East China Sea. Not only did Washington create the problem in 1971 by arbitrarily returning the …

Posted on 23 April 2014 | 9:01 pm

Degrees of Influence Peddling in China and US – New York Times


Degrees of Influence Peddling in China and US
New York Times
To understand how money and politics intertwine in the world's two largest economies, look no further than two important articles in The Times in the last few days. First, Michael Forsythe, Chris Buckley and Jonathan Ansfield reported on a Chinese

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Posted on 23 April 2014 | 2:16 pm

Search for MH370 reveals a military vulnerability for China – Reuters


Wall Street Journal

Search for MH370 reveals a military vulnerability for China
Reuters
China's deployment for the search – 18 warships, smaller coastguard vessels, a civilian cargo ship and an Antarctic icebreaker – has stretched the supply lines and logistics of its rapidly expanding navy, Chinese analysts and regional military attaches
China Won't Necessarily Observe New Conduct Code for NaviesWall Street Journal
China won't swallow 'bitter pill' of ceding sovereign rights: military officialThe Japan Times

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Posted on 22 April 2014 | 9:19 pm

China news, all the latest and breaking Chinese news

‘Fake’ government toppled by Chinese police

Police in central China say they have brought down a ‘counterfeit government’ that had been operating under the noses of Communist Party officials






Posted on 24 April 2014 | 12:28 pm

Tony Blair’s fine words mask poor judgment

Telegraph View: Few people will take Mr Blair’s advice on how to handle the Middle East – he has a tarnished record






Posted on 24 April 2014 | 5:20 am

Strongest sandstorm in decades sweeps China

Sand envelopes Gansu Province in northwest China reducing visibility to less than 65ft, in the strongest sandstorm since 1996






Posted on 23 April 2014 | 8:57 pm

Tony Blair: radicalised Islam biggest world threat

The former British prime minister says that “the threat of this radicalised Islam is not abating, it is growing, it is spreading across the world”






Posted on 23 April 2014 | 2:37 pm

Giant panda adapts to new life in the wild

A female giant panda, who was released into the wild in China last year, is said to be adapting well






Posted on 23 April 2014 | 1:45 pm

President Obama visits Asia with North Korea high on the agenda

Barack Obama will make four stops on his tour of Asia in a bid to pin down support for US in the region






Posted on 22 April 2014 | 4:55 am

Japanese politicians defy critics to worship at controversial shrine to war dead

China and South Korea outraged at visit by 156 to shrine to Japan’s World War Two military leaders






Posted on 22 April 2014 | 4:31 am

Chinese tower block engulfed by flames

A 34-storey residential block in the Chinese city of Dalian caught fire on Sunday






Posted on 21 April 2014 | 4:10 pm

China on course to become ‘world’s most Christian nation’ within 15 years

The number of Christians in Communist China is growing so steadily that it by 2030 it could have more churchgoers than America






Posted on 19 April 2014 | 1:00 pm

Xi Jinping ‘using purge of Chinese officials to fill key positions with allies’

China’s president using purge of senior officials to fill key positions with progressive officials, sources say






Posted on 17 April 2014 | 2:40 pm