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Dot Earth | New Study Finds Persistent Peril from Urban Coal Soot in China and Indoor Smoke in India – New York Times (blog)


New York Times (blog)

Dot Earth | New Study Finds Persistent Peril from Urban Coal Soot in China and Indoor Smoke in India
New York Times (blog)
The latest report on the “global burden of disease” finds air pollution caused the premature deaths of 5.5 million people in 2013, with China just ahead of India in deaths and the two countries together accounting for more than half the global total
Air pollution blamed for 5.5 million deaths each year, but India and China see progressChristian Science Monitor

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Posted on 13 February 2016 | 10:43 pm

Beijing Is Kidnapping Critics and Spiriting Them Back to China – Newsweek


Newsweek

Beijing Is Kidnapping Critics and Spiriting Them Back to China
Newsweek
02_13_Kidnap_Critics Members from the pro-democracy Civic Party carry a portrait of Gui Minhai, left, and Lee Bo during a protest outside the Chinese Liaison Office in Hong Kong, China January 19. Gui's tearful confession on state television to a hit

Posted on 13 February 2016 | 9:47 pm

China slams Britain for ‘interfering’ in bookseller incident – The Straits Times


The Straits Times

China slams Britain for 'interfering' in bookseller incident
The Straits Times
HONG KONG • Beijing blasted Britain for suggesting that a Hong Kong bookseller believed to be detained by China was "involuntarily removed to the mainland", accusing the former colonial power of interfering in Chinese domestic affairs. Britain had
China criticises Britain for 'interfering' in case of missing Hong Kong booksellersThe Guardian
UK challenges China over missing Hong Kong bookseller Lee BoBBC News
'Mind your words': China slams Britain for 'interfering' in Hong Kong bookseller caseHong Kong Free Press
New York Times –Toronto Star –Reuters
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Posted on 13 February 2016 | 9:02 pm

China not joining coalitions fighting terrorism – The Straits Times


Reuters

China not joining coalitions fighting terrorism
The Straits Times
MUNICH • China will not join any coalition fighting terrorist groups in the Middle East, but will do its fair share in its own way, Foreign Minister Wang Yi said. He added that China is already helping Iraq. China wants to develop deeper defence and …
China rules out joining anti-terrorism coalitions, says helping IraqReuters

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Posted on 13 February 2016 | 9:02 pm

China’s central bank chief Zhou Xiaochuan breaks silence over the yuan – South China Morning Post (subscription)


South China Morning Post (subscription)

China's central bank chief Zhou Xiaochuan breaks silence over the yuan
South China Morning Post (subscription)
After months of silence, China's central bank chief, has finally broken his silence over Beijing's currency policy and assured the public there is no basis for the yuan's continued depreciation. Zhou Xiaochuan, governor of the People's Bank of China
China's Central Bank Says No Basis for Continued Yuan DeclineBloomberg
China central bank: speculators should not dominate sentimentReuters

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Posted on 13 February 2016 | 4:01 pm

Sanction China For Its Support Of North Korea…And So Much More – Forbes


Forbes

Sanction China For Its Support Of North Korea…And So Much More
Forbes
Like North Korea, China has little informed public support within its borders, has a state-run economy that impoverishes its people, routinely jails (or in the case of North Korea, murders) influential public figures, and appears to be quite
China urges UN action to make North Korea 'pay price'South China Morning Post (subscription)
China wants the US to 'act cautiously' in response to North Korea's missile launchBusiness Insider
US-South Korea missile defence system 'threatens China'BBC News
Bloomberg –International Business Times
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Posted on 13 February 2016 | 4:01 pm

A 1-kg live lobster ordered online for home delivery in Shanghai costs $70 – CBC.ca


CBC.ca

A 1-kg live lobster ordered online for home delivery in Shanghai costs $70
CBC.ca
Everywhere you go in Shanghai, you see a love of seafood, a growing demand for quality and the means to pay for it. China's middle class is now between 300 million and 400 million, and growing. Perhaps the question isn't how much more will demand grow …

Posted on 13 February 2016 | 1:51 pm

China stocks in focus after ringing in ‘Year of the Monkey’ – MarketWatch


MarketWatch

China stocks in focus after ringing in 'Year of the Monkey'
MarketWatch
While U.S. traders enjoy the President's Day holiday on Monday, they'll be keeping a cautious eye on the reopening of markets in mainland China following a week-long Lunar New Year holiday celebrating the Year of the Monkey. Caution is required after …

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Posted on 13 February 2016 | 1:15 pm

China’s Exodus of Capital – New York Times


China's Exodus of Capital
New York Times
Over the last year and a half, individuals and companies have moved about $1 trillion out of China, as investors have begun to lose faith in the economy and sought better returns elsewhere. Those outflows have been partly offset by money coming in from

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Posted on 13 February 2016 | 11:05 am

White House to Cruz: We’ll veto your China bill – Politico


Politico

White House to Cruz: We'll veto your China bill
Politico
"While we continue to impress upon China the imperative of respecting human rights and releasing Liu Xiaobo, as well as other political prisoners, we do not believe Sen. Cruz's ploy to rename a street in Washington, D.C. is an effective way to achieve
Senate passes 'provocative' China bill, Cruz lifts nominee holdsReuters

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Posted on 12 February 2016 | 9:58 pm

China news, all the latest and breaking Chinese news

US Senate votes to rename street outside Chinese Embassy ‘Liu Xiaobo Plaza’

The move would honour a jailed Chinese dissident and embarrass Beijing


Posted on 13 February 2016 | 5:54 pm

Happy Chinese New Year 2016! The Year of the Monkey kicks off in London and around the world

The Chinese New Year party in London is the biggest outside of Asia. Here’s your guide to the celebrations in the capital and elsewhere


Posted on 13 February 2016 | 1:52 pm

Britain says a missing Hong Kong bookseller was probably abducted to mainland China

Philip Hammond says a missing Hong Kong bookseller was likely abducted to mainland China, calling it a “serious breach” of the treaty under which Beijing took control of the city


Posted on 12 February 2016 | 11:44 am

Britain says a missing Hong Kong bookseller was likely abducted to mainland China

Philip Hammond says a missing Hong Kong bookseller was likely abducted to mainland China, calling it a “serious breach” of the treaty under which Beijing took control of the city


Posted on 12 February 2016 | 11:44 am

China confirms first case of Zika virus

China’s first case of Zika virus found in 34-year-old man who recently travelled to Venezuela and is now making a speedy recovery, the government says


Posted on 10 February 2016 | 9:48 am

Happy Chinese New Year 2016! How London will celebrate Year of the Monkey on Sunday

The Chinese New Year party in London will be the biggest outside of Asia. Here’s your guide to the celebrations


Posted on 10 February 2016 | 9:10 am

Lorry fire in China ‘cooks’ 30 tonnes of pears

A lorry fire in China, caused by an exploding tyre, ‘cooks’ 30 tonnes of pears


Posted on 9 February 2016 | 9:38 pm

Chinese newborn boy pronounced dead wakes up crying moments before he was due to be cremated

The baby boy was found wailing after spending 15 hours in a morgue at -12C temperature


Posted on 9 February 2016 | 2:13 am

Colourful Hong Kong parade welcomes Chinese New Year

An ecelectic parade of dragons, monkeys, Disney princesses and cheerleaders danced through Kowloon to mark the arrival of the Year of the Monkey


Posted on 8 February 2016 | 8:44 pm

Growth star India overtakes China as world’s fastest growing major economy

GDP growth in India hits 7.3pc at the end of 2015 and will rise to as high as 7.6pc in 2016


Posted on 8 February 2016 | 3:30 pm