- Chinese shares end three-day slide
Shares in mainland China bounced back significantly as the government's moves to reassure investors restored some stability to the market.
BBC News. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 10:33:15 GMT.
- Sinosphere Blog: After Appearing Drunk on Television, Chinese Official Faces Inquiry
When residents of a polluted village went to complain to the government, an official appeared to be so drunk that he was not able to offer much of a response, Henan Television reported. The display was captured on video and posted online.
Austin Ramzy. International Herald Tribune. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:47:51 GMT.
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- China Stocks Bounce Back as Intervention Restores Stability
Chinese shares rose more than 3 percent on Wednesday amid Beijing’s latest efforts to prop up values.
Reuters. International Herald Tribune. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 08:04:33 GMT.
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- Meet Tsinghua's Zhao Weiguo, The Man Spearheading China's Chip Ambition
In China’s quest to cut its reliance on foreign chip technologies, no one epitomizes Beijing’s vision better than Zhao Weiguo. ...
By Yue Wang. Forbes. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 05:52:00 GMT.
- Nissan Q1 earnings jump 58% on strong U.S. sales, weak yen
Nissan said first-quarter operating profit soared 58 percent, lifted by strong vehicle sales in the U.S. and China as well as a weak yen which boosted the value of earnings overseas.
AutoNews.com. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 04:36:38 EST. Subscription required.
- Erdogan in China amid Uighur tension
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is in China for a state visit, following recent tensions over the treatment of China's Uighur minority.
BBC News. Wed, 29 Jul 2015 03:01:13 GMT.
- Experts Concerned China May Soon Establish Southern ADIZ
U.S. and international security experts have expressed concerns that it may just be a matter of time before China establishes an air defense identification zone over disputed waters in the South China Sea. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 22:06:04 -0400.
- Kim Jong Un Hails Chinese Role in Korean War
In an apparent attempt to mend relations with Beijing, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has paid tribute to the Chinese soldiers who fought for the North during the Korean War. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 22:01:36 -0400.
- Africa: Obama Pokes China Over Africa Deals, Says America's Offers Are Real
[The Star] The economic arm-wrestle between the US and China resurfaced during President Barack Obama's six-day tour of Kenya and Ethiopia.
All Africa. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 18:16:29 GMT.
- Turkey seeks Chinese incentive for lingering missile program
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan visits China, a leading trade partner, with a loaded agenda where he will seek incentives for an assertive missile defense program on the bargaining table
Hurriyet. Tue, 28 Jul 2015 18:06:00 +0200.
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.
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