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China Gears Up in Artificial-Intelligence Race – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

China Gears Up in Artificial-Intelligence Race
Wall Street Journal
The acquisition this month by ride-hailing company Didi Chuxing Technology of Uber Technologies' China operation was a reminder of how strong Chinese tech companies have become domestically at outmaneuvering foreign rivals. But the biggest buzz in …

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Posted on 24 August 2016 | 3:57 pm

Will China Help Clinch A Presidential Victory For Clinton? – Forbes


Forbes

Will China Help Clinch A Presidential Victory For Clinton?
Forbes
The U.S. economy has been rocky over the past few months, to say the least. We saw minuscule GDP growth in Q1 and a not much better performance in Q2, weak employment numbers in May, which led to much speculation as to the direction of the economy …

Posted on 24 August 2016 | 3:07 pm

Will China go to Mars? – Christian Science Monitor


Christian Science Monitor

Will China go to Mars?
Christian Science Monitor
The country's space agency, the China National Space Administration (CNSA), released details of a planned Mars probe set to make the voyage to the Red Planet in 2020. The Tuesday report also included pictures of the probe's design. The probe details …
China shows first images of Mars rover, aims for 2020 missionReuters
China unveils 2020 Mars mission probe and roverBBC News
China shows off the rover it plans to send to Mars in 2020TechCrunch
Engadget –Wired.co.uk –Phys.Org
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Posted on 24 August 2016 | 3:00 pm

China’s Postal Savings Bank to Get $2 Billion Investment for IPO – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

China's Postal Savings Bank to Get $2 Billion Investment for IPO
Wall Street Journal
HONG KONG—A big chunk of what is expected to be the world's biggest initial public offering this year is already being gobbled up—by a Chinese state-owned shipbuilding giant. China State Shipbuilding Corp. is close to pledging it will buy $2 billion
Chinese insurer Anbang explores public listingFinancial Times

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Posted on 24 August 2016 | 2:30 pm

US LNG for China Arrives Via Panama Canal – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

US LNG for China Arrives Via Panama Canal
Wall Street Journal
The first shipment of liquefied natural gas from the lower 48 U.S. states to China arrived this week, thanks to the recently expanded Panama Canal's easing access to the robust Asian market for U.S. gas exporters. The shipment was chartered by Royal

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Posted on 24 August 2016 | 1:19 pm

Japan, China, S. Korea Unite in Condemning N. Korea Missile – ABC News


ABC News

Japan, China, S. Korea Unite in Condemning N. Korea Missile
ABC News
Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida, center in the background, makes opening remark during a trilateral meeting in Tokyo, Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. The foreign ministers of China, Japan and South Korea have criticized North Korea's fresh missile …
Japan, China, South Korea to urge North Korea to stop provocationReuters
US policy on North Korea relies on China — and provokes it at the same timeWashington Post
China criticises North Korea over arms developmentRTE.ie
CNBC
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Posted on 24 August 2016 | 11:22 am

Philippines says sea dispute not led to shift in ties with China or US – Reuters


Reuters

Philippines says sea dispute not led to shift in ties with China or US
Reuters
MANILA The Philippines' territorial dispute with China over the South China Sea has not caused Manila to rebalance diplomatic ties with either its ally, the United States, or neighboring China, Foreign Minister Perfecto Yasay said on Wednesday.
China Seeks Info on Chinese Drug Suspects in PhilippinesABC News
Duterte warns China over South China Sea disputeAljazeera.com
Philippines summons Chinese envoy over drug trafficking from ChinaYahoo News
Rappler –Inquirer.net –NEWS.com.au
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Posted on 24 August 2016 | 11:02 am

Here Are Some of China’s New Rules on P2P Lending – Fortune


Fortune

Here Are Some of China's New Rules on P2P Lending
Fortune
China announced new rules on Wednesday to tighten regulation of the country's $60 billion peer-to-peer lending sector, which has been dogged by scandals and fraud due to loose oversight. Among the rules, P2P platforms will not be able to take public …
China takes aggressive steps to fend off banking, financial risksReuters
China Sets Ceilings on Peer-to-Peer CreditWall Street Journal

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Posted on 24 August 2016 | 7:57 am

Will closer ties to China rescue South Africa’s government? – CNBC


CNBC

Will closer ties to China rescue South Africa's government?
CNBC
China is South Africa's largest single trading partner, according to the World Trade Organisation. The ANC's 2015 discussion documents say that bilateral "trade volumes … have far surpassed the value of USD $400 billion [in that year]," and the party

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Posted on 24 August 2016 | 5:08 am

China warns U.K.: Don’t dump $23B nuclear power project – CNNMoney


CNNMoney

China warns U.K.: Don't dump $23B nuclear power project
CNNMoney
China has a clear message for Britain: Dump a joint nuclear power project and you'll pay the price. A deal for a Chinese state-owned company to help build a nuclear plant in southwest England was announced amid much fanfare during a visit by President
China warns of 'crucial juncture' over Hinkley delayBBC News
China to UK: 'golden' ties at crucial juncture over nuclear delayReuters

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Posted on 9 August 2016 | 9:46 am

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Earthquake in Italy: ‘At least 120 dead including many children’ as ‘apocalyptic’ 6.2 magnitude quake leaves towns in ruins

Posted on 24 August 2016 | 5:44 pm

One student dead, 14 wounded in Kabul university attack

Posted on 24 August 2016 | 5:27 pm

‘I woke up and saw that everything was destroyed’ – witnesses describe the moment an Italian town was wiped out

Posted on 24 August 2016 | 5:24 pm

Matt cartoons, August 2016

Posted on 24 August 2016 | 5:22 pm

Over 100 convicted criminals to serve longer sentences amid fears over ‘lenient’ punishments

Posted on 24 August 2016 | 5:12 pm

Nicolas Sarkozy is the perfect candidate for a France so shaken by terror that it bans the burkini

Posted on 24 August 2016 | 5:03 pm

French pupils aged 3 to play ‘silence reigns’ in terrorist attack training

Posted on 24 August 2016 | 4:40 pm

Three die after being pulled from sea at Camber Sands

Posted on 24 August 2016 | 4:28 pm

Trainee Catholic priests could face social media penance over Grindr ‘goings on’

Posted on 24 August 2016 | 4:00 pm

Israeli prosecutors clear troops of wrongdoing during bloodiest moments of 2014 Gaza war

Posted on 24 August 2016 | 3:54 pm