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Papers prove Japan forced women into second world war brothels, says China

Papers prove Japan forced women into second world war brothels, says China

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

China has released documents it claims offers “ironclad proof” that the Japanese military forced Asian women to work in frontline brothels before and during the [...]
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China’s Demolition Of Sanjiang Church Prompts Fears Of Crackdown On Christians

China’s Demolition Of Sanjiang Church Prompts Fears Of Crackdown On Christians

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Huffington Post | 6:00 AM

Fears of an impending crackdown on Christians are sweeping China as the demolition begins of a controversial Wenzhou church that worshippers had earlier formed a human shield [...]
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China’s ‘Great Wall of Dust’ Seen From Space

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | LiveScience.com | 6:00 AM

Northern China is infamous for dust storms that can sometimes choke Beijing in a yellow haze. A new satellite image shows one of these storms from above. The Moderate [...]
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China’s Yodo1 to bring Cut The Rope titles to KakaoTalk

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | E27 | 6:00 AM

While the Cut The Rope physics-based puzzle games are a hit, they have yet to find traction in regions like China. Yodo1, a China-based company that helps publish Western [...]
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‘Big Bang Theory’ Ban Sinks Sohu’s Stock: China Overnight

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

Sohu.com Inc. (SOHU) sank to a one-year low in New York after China ordered the Internet company to remove the US television show “The Big Bang Theory” from its [...]
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China says paying attention to Norwegian change of heart on Dalai Lama

China says paying attention to Norwegian change of heart on Dalai Lama

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China said on Monday that it was “paying attention” to a decision by Norway’s prime minister and foreign minister not to meet exiled Tibetan spiritual [...]
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China customs to intensify checks for harmful print material- report

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A China media watchdog has urged customs to intensify checks of luggage entering China to block “harmful publications,” said the official Xinhua news service, as [...]
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China’s Income Inequality Surpasses US, Posing Risk for Xi

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

The income gap between the rich and poor in China has surpassed that of the US and is among the widest in the world, a report showed, adding to the challenges for President [...]
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Bitcoin Exchange Halts Customer Deposits Tied to China Merchants Bank

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | The Wall Street Journal | 6:00 AM

Chinese bitcoin exchange BTC China is no longer accepting customer deposits in yuan from one of the country’s largest banks, China Merchants Bank Co. 600036.SH +0.50 [...]
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China Gives Teeth, Finally, to Beijing’s New ‘War on Pollution’

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Business Week | 6:00 AM

Few things in China have remained the same since 1989 – the year tanks fired on students in Tiananmen Square, the Berlin Wall fell, and the USSR began to crumble. But [...]
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AP survey: China’s lending bubble a global threat

30-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Just as the global economy has all but recovered from debt-fueled crises in the United States and Europe, economists have a new worry: China. They see a lending bubble there [...]
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In wealthy Chinese city, debt guarantees spark default contagion

29-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A network of loan guarantees set up to improve companies’ access to credit in one of China’s richest districts is creating new risks of default as some debts [...]
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China village gunning for tourists

29-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A rifle shot tears the air of a mountain hamlet – met not with terror but cries of delight in China’s only remaining village where authorities encourage gun [...]
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In Asia, Obama carefully calibrates China message

29-Apr-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

President Barack Obama is hopscotching through China’s neighbourhood with a carefully calibrated message for Beijing, trying both to counter and court. During visits to [...]
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Bill Gates, in Communist newspaper, urges more in China to help poor

29-Apr-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Microsoft founder Bill Gates on Monday took to the pages of the People’s Daily, the mouthpiece newspaper of China’s ruling Communist Party, to encourage people in [...]
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