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Uighur group says nearly 100 casualties in China clash

Uighur group says nearly 100 casualties in China clash

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | | 8:09 AM

A clash in Xinjiang, home to China’s mostly Muslim Uighur minority, left nearly 100 people dead or wounded, an exile group said Wednesday after what authorities called [...]
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China puts powerful former security chief under investigation

China puts powerful former security chief under investigation

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:50 AM

China’s ruling Communist Party said Tuesday it has launched an investigation into former security chief Zhou Yongkang – one of its most powerful figures – [...]
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Canada says China hacked science agency computers

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Canada accused China on Tuesday of hacking into the computers of its research and development arm, which Beijing strongly denied. China partners each year with thousands of [...]
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N Korea Resumes Rare Earth Exports to China

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Diplomat | 6:00 AM

North Korea exported massive amounts of rare earth elements (REEs) to China in recent months, a report from a South Korean-based trade organisation said this week. According [...]
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Zhou Yongkang: oil man whose well of power finally ran dry

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Embattled former top Communist Zhou Yongkang rose through China’s state oil industry to become the country’s internal security chief – and amassed so much [...]
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US commander hails successful drills with China

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A top US commander has praised China’s participation in huge US-led drills seen as a step towards potentially thawing tensions between the two powers, saying it had [...]
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China-HK Data Mismatch Persists Despite Crackdown on Fake Invoicing

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

A divergence between Chinese and Hong Kong bilateral trade figures remains even after a crackdown in 2013 on Chinese firms’ use of fraudulent export-invoicing to dodge [...]
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China’s Yuan And US Dollar Continue to Rally Ahead of FOMC and US Jobs Data

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | IB Times | 6:00 AM

The Chinese yuan and the US dollar continued higher on expectations of increased inflow into the world’s second largest economy while the US awaits the Fed monetary [...]
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Xi Jinping’s anticorruption in China drive snares a tiger

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | CS Monitor | 6:00 AM

Once seen as untouchable, Zhou Yongkang, a former Politburo security czar, is under investigation. Chinese President Xi’s far-reaching anticorruption drive is targeting [...]
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UPDATE 3-In rare move, Canada accuses Chinese of trying to hack govt network

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Canada on Tuesday took the unusual step of singling out Chinese hackers for attacking a key computer network and lodged a protest with Beijing, raising tensions at a time [...]
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Chinese Corruption Probe Stretches Into Canada

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

A Chinese government anticorruption investigation that already has swept aside dozens of officials is now stretching into Canada. A shake-up has hit state-run China National [...]
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China’s tainted meat scandal explained

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

McDonald’s restaurants in many Chinese cities have been eerily quiet this past week. The fast food giant is enormously popular in China where it has 2,000 outlets, each [...]
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McDonald’s Japan Withdraws Guidance, Citing Chinese Scandal

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

McDonald’s MCD +0.04 percent Japan on Tuesday withdrew its financial guidance for 2014, citing lost sales and higher expenses caused by a scandal involving a Chinese [...]
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Military Exercises Result in Glut of Canceled Flights in China

Military Exercises Result in Glut of Canceled Flights in China

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Chinese aviation authorities asked airlines to reduce flight traffic by as much as 75 percent at two of the country’s busiest airports Tuesday, the latest air-travel [...]
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In China food testing, safety inspectors are often one step behind

31-Jul-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

When inspectors visited Shanghai Husi Food Co Ltd earlier this summer, the production line at the plant now at the centre of an international food scandal appeared in good [...]
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