- Fourteen missing after Chinese dredger capsizes off Malaysia
KUALA LUMPUR (REUTERS) - One person drowned while 14 others are missing after a Chinese sand-dredging vessel capsized off Malaysia's southern state of Johor on Wednesday (March 21), officials said.
Straits Times. Wed, 21 Mar 2018 15:53:48 +0800.
- GRAPHIC-Designed in California, made in China: how the...
By Adam JourdanSHANGHAI, March 21 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump often tweets from his iPhone about pressuring China to address its $375 ...
Daily Mail. Wed, 21 Mar 2018 12:02:19 +0000.
- China Refuses Entry to Australian Critic of Communist Party
The brief detention of a Chinese-born Australian signals that China is paying close attention to the intensifying debate about its influence in Australian politics.
Damien Cave. New York Times. Wed, 21 Mar 2018 11:39:01 GMT.
- China's CNPC inks $1.18B deal for stakes in Abu Dhabi oil
China's state-run national petroleum company has signed a deal worth $1.18 billion for stakes in two oil and natural gas concessions in the United Arab Emirates' capital of Abu Dhabi.
Fox News. Wed, 21 Mar 2018 11:23:49 GMT.
- Chinese carmaker BYD close to completing battery recycling plant
BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese electric vehicle maker BYD Co will open a battery recycling plant in Shanghai in the second quarter as it looks to reduce raw material costs and help to address battery waste, a spokeswoman said on Wednesday.
Reuters. Wed, 21 Mar 2018 07:49:29 -0400.
- Why Are China And Taiwan Starting An International Tug-Of-War Over Economic Incentives?
Beijing has unveiled a suite of incentives to entice Taiwanese to come to China for work or investment. Taiwan has enacted counter-incentives to make people want to stay. What's a Taiwanese citizen to do?
By Ralph Jennings, Contributor. Forbes. Wed, 21 Mar 2018 05:00:00 -0400.
- Marvel is coming to 3 Disney parks and I'm not mad about it - CNET
Commentary: A Bug's Land is out, Avengers are in. I've been on Hong Kong Disneyland's Iron Man Experience, and Disney has earned my trust on this one.
Rebecca Fleenor. CNET. Tue, 20 Mar 2018 23:52:10 +0000.
- Xi Jinping: How China's president got ahead, in hats
The story of China's parliament told in hats - and the shock that had some analysts eating theirs.
BBC News. Tue, 20 Mar 2018 23:20:20 GMT.
- China's leader tightens grip with new anti-corruption agency
China's parliament has voted to establish a new anti-corruption agency with expanded powers to detain people for months at secret locations without access to lawyers.Experts said the move extends President Xi Jinping's control ...
New Zealand Herald. Tue, 20 Mar 2018 14:54:43 +1200.
- China's anti-corruption campaign expands with new agency
It will supervise millions of civil servants - but critics call it a "systemic threat to human rights".
BBC News. Tue, 20 Mar 2018 12:33:46 GMT.
Facts About China
The People's Republic of China is a socialist state located in central
and eastern Asia. Its capital city is Beijing; other major Chinese
cities include Shanghai, Tianjin, and Hong Kong. China's national
currency is the Renminbi Yuan, which equals 10 jiao or 100 fen.
In 2007, China's estimated population was 1,351,852,000.
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