- OnePlus launches 13MP, 4K video smartphone at bargain price
OnePlus is a new smartphone maker based in China founded by a former Oppo executive. Today the company has released its first high-end smartphone, which is simply called the One. ...
Digital Photography Review. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:46:00 Z.
- Ford Earnings Preview: North America, China Strength To Continue To Boost Profitability
For 2014, the automaker anticipates the full year profits to be in the region of $7 billion to $8 billion. In 2014, the automaker will roll out 23 new models globally, including the revamped version of its best selling F-150 pickup.
By Trefis Team. Forbes. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 17:42:00 GMT.
- Obama pledges Japan islands support
US President Barack Obama tells Japan that islands it disputes with China are covered by a bilateral defence treaty, as he begins an Asian tour.
BBC News. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:11:34 GMT.
- VIDEO: China looms over Obama Asia visit
US President Obama has embarked on a tour of Asia, but will not be visiting the major power in the region, China.
BBC News. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 12:49:30 GMT.
- Fifty years of Mustang cool: is China along for the ride?
Ford is hoping its snarling sports car will find a new generation of fans as it turns 50: in China.
Hurriyet. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:43:00 +0200.
- Beijing Smog To Be Turned Into Jewels
A Dutch designer says he plans to suck the smog from Beijing's notoriously polluted skyline using the world's largest "electronic vacuum cleaner." And if all goes well, there could be sparkling results.
Radio Liberty. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 10:13:16 +0000.
- Africa: Which Way Forward for the Brics in Africa, a Year After the Durban Summit?
[Fahamu]This week's special issue takes a gloomy look at the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) and their subimperialist extractive tentacles around the African continent. ...
All Africa. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 07:09:09 GMT.
- China Slams Bieber for Yasukuni Shrine Visit
Canadian pop music star Justin Bieber has prompted fresh controversy and a condemnation by China, after visiting a Tokyo shrine honoring several World War II Japanese war criminals. ...
Voice of America. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 06:30:25 -0400.
- China says quality of its groundwater has worsened
Nearly 60 percent of the groundwater at sites monitored throughout China is of poor or extremely poor quality, with excessive amounts of pollutants, according to an annual report by the Ministry of Land and Resources.
Miami Herald. Wed, 23 Apr 2014 05:57 EDT.
- 3G, LTE boost China Mobile customer growth, profits dip
China Mobile said it added 13.88 million new customers during the first quarter of the year, pushing its world-leading customer base to more than 781 million connections. ...
Dan Meyer. RCR Wireless. Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:42:11 +0000.
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.
For more news and information about China, visit this official
Chinese government website.
For detailed maps of China, visit this
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