Archive for December 28th, 2016

First law on traditional Chinese medicine adopted

28-Dec-2016 Intellasia | IANS | 6:00 AM

The first law on traditional Chinese medicine was adopted, which allows doctors and hospitals to practice it without seeking government permission. The new law, which [...] » More

China passes law to boost traditional medicine

28-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China passed a law at its top legislature on Sunday demonstrating its intention to put greater emphasis on Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) in its healthcare system. The [...] » More

China Invites Investors, Including Foreigners, Into Space Effort

28-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

China is looking to draw private investors, including those from outside the country, into its aerospace programme to supplement funding from the government for commercial [...] » More

Is Trump Using Taiwan as a Bargaining Chip With China?

28-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Newsweek | 6:00 AM

With all the news about his dismissal of both Russian hacking and the CIA’s report that it was directed by the Kremlin to assist in his election, President-elect [...] » More

China says space programme must help protect national security

China says space programme must help protect national security

28-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s space programme must help protect the country’s national security, but China is dedicated to the peaceful use of space and opposes a space arms race, the [...] » More

China, El Salvador ties unchanged despite Taiwan visit – El Salvador

28-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China has not signaled a desire to change its relationship with El Salvador, El Salvador’s foreign minister said on Monday, as his country prepares to host [...] » More

China plans to land probes on far side of moon, Mars by 2020

28-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

China vowed Tuesday to speed up the development of its space industry as it set out its plans to become the first country to soft land a probe on the far side of the moon, by [...] » More

China Vows to Protect Information Security ‘Using All Means’

28-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Bloomberg | 6:00 AM

China will use all necessary means to protect its information security, including the use of its military, striking a hard line in the country’s first strategic report [...] » More

China November industry profits grow well, but chance to sustain gains clouded

28-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China’s industrial sector showed the strongest profit growth in three months in November, suggesting the world’s second-largest economy was improving, though [...] » More

China promises strong support as Sao Tome pitches for business

28-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Swiss Info | 6:00 AM

China promised strong support on Monday for its newest friend in Africa, the former Taiwan ally Sao Tome and Principe, whose foreign minister made a pitch for Chinese firms [...] » More

Xi’s Power Play Foreshadows Historic Transformation of How China Is Ruled

28-Dec-2016 Intellasia | WSJ | 6:00 AM

China’s Communist Party elite was craving a firm hand on the tiller when it chose Xi Jinping for the nation’s top job in 2012. Over the previous decade, President [...] » More

China bank calls documents ‘fake’ after bond default on Alibaba-linked platform

28-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The fate of a defaulted $45 million Chinese corporate bond sold through an Alibaba-backed online wealth management platform was thrown into doubt on Monday, after a bank said [...] » More

Latest Voyage Of Chinese Carrier Fleet Sends Sobering Message

28-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Dailycaller | 6:00 AM

China’s first aircraft carrier departed for distant waters for naval exercises recently, sending a message the country is ready to project power and put pressure on the [...] » More

China’s growth ‘reassuring’ for ‘weak and vulnerable’ global economy: Xinhua

28-Dec-2016 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China will meet its growth target of 6.5 percent to 7 percent growth this year, a reassuring sign for a “weak and vulnerable” global economy, state news agency [...] » More

China’s 1st aircraft carrier sails into South China Sea

28-Dec-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

In a new show of force, China’s first aircraft carrier and five other warships passed by Taiwan and sailed into the contested South China Sea on Monday, Taiwan’s [...] » More