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The New Zealand Herald
Asia Pacific's year, bad to goodAs we pass from Sheep to Monkey, Curtis Chin and Jose B. Collazo look at top st
Asia Pacific's year, bad to good
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
As we pass from Sheep to Monkey, Curtis Chin and Jose B. Collazo look at top stories of past 12 months. Asia's pollution woes ranked as the worst issue faced by the region. Photo / Getty Images As New Zealand and Australia once again welcome... Read more
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TheStreet.com
No capital controls for China, pleaseWhereas floating exchange rates have allowed for the opening up of world capita
No capital controls for China, please
TheStreet.com / Posted yesterday
Whereas floating exchange rates have allowed for the opening up of world capital flows, and have allowed sovereign nations to conduct independent economic policies, the last sixty years has been marked by growing volatility of exchange rates, major... Read more
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Rappler
2015 and the Lunar Year that was: From bad to goodThis February 8th, numerous Filipino families with Chinese heritage may well be
2015 and the Lunar Year that was: From bad to good
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
This February 8th, numerous Filipino families with Chinese heritage may well be celebrating the arrival of the Lunar New Year [on February 8th]. It’s in with the Year of the Monkey and out with the Year of the Sheep. For other Filipino families, of... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Palmer updates interests three years lateMagnate takes more than three years to declare directorship of Queensland resor
Palmer updates interests three years late
The Courier Mail / Posted 4 days ago
Magnate takes more than three years to declare directorship of Queensland resort. Clive Palmer has taken more than three years to declare his directorship of a Queensland resort. Mr Palmer, the federal MP for Fairfax and leader of the Palmer United... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Wall St rebounds on crude oil jumpWall St stock market rises on crude oil surge Wall Street bounced back from th
Wall St rebounds on crude oil jump
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
Wall St stock market rises on crude oil surge Wall Street bounced back from the red in late trade, clawing back losses as energy shares climbed on the back of a jump in oil prices. Key points Oil prices rallied 8 per cent, snapping a two-day rout... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Pope Francis under fire over China 'Realpolitik'Pope Francis in the Great Synagogue of Rome. (Alessandra Tarantino AP) Vatican
Pope Francis under fire over China 'Realpolitik'
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 days ago
Pope Francis in the Great Synagogue of Rome. (Alessandra Tarantino AP) Vatican City - Pope Francis came under fire on Wednesday after lavishing praise on China in a move widely seen as oiling the wheels of Vatican moves to improve relations with... Read more
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Rappler
Pope Francis under fire over China 'Realpolitik'PAPAL DIPLOMACY. Pope Francis waves at the end of his weekly general audience o
Pope Francis under fire over China 'Realpolitik'
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
PAPAL DIPLOMACY. Pope Francis waves at the end of his weekly general audience on April 2, 2014 at the Vatican. File photo by Gabriel Bouys/AFP VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis came under fire Wednesday, February 3, after lavishing praise on China in a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Apple, Inc.'s Massive Market With Big PotentialFor Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL), times have changed. In the second fiscal quarter of 2
Apple, Inc.'s Massive Market With Big Potential
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
For Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL), times have changed. In the second fiscal quarter of 2015, Apple's revenue jumped 27% from the year-ago quarter. And now the company is expecting revenue for the second fiscal quarter of 2016 to decline from the year-ago... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Pope extends new olive branch to China in bid to mend ties Pope Francis has expressed his great admiration for China and declined to cri
Pope extends new olive branch to China in bid to mend ties
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Pope Francis has expressed his great admiration for China and declined to criticize its longtime one-child policy in a bid to heal decades of estrangement between Beijing and the Holy See... Read more
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Reuters
Not Top Gun yet: China struggles with warplane engine technologySINGAPORE China has built a potent military machine over the past 30 years but
Not Top Gun yet: China struggles with warplane engine technology
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
SINGAPORE China has built a potent military machine over the past 30 years but is struggling to develop advanced engines that would allow its warplanes to match Western fighters in combat, foreign and Chinese industry sources said. The country's... Read more
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E-Commerce Times
Samsung Rolls Out Stylish Gear S2 Classic SmartwatchesSamsung on Monday began a global rollout of the latest versions of its Gear S2
Samsung Rolls Out Stylish Gear S2 Classic Smartwatches
E-Commerce Times / Posted 10 days ago
Samsung on Monday began a global rollout of the latest versions of its Gear S2 Classic smartwatch, hitting China first. There are two models in the Gear S2 Classic New Edition line -- one with 18K rose gold plating and the other with a platinum... Read more
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iTWire
OLED will lead the way in ‘desirability’ in 2016Saturation of the smartphone market has slowed down component sales leading to
OLED will lead the way in ‘desirability’ in 2016
iTWire / Posted 10 days ago
Saturation of the smartphone market has slowed down component sales leading to some very agressive pricing, and Moore’s Law has sped up technological advances meaning screens are getting cheaper and better. First we need to define what we mean by a... Read more
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Finance Asia
BOCHK: a breakthrough in financial sector reformIn May 2015, Forbes ranked Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, China Const
BOCHK: a breakthrough in financial sector reform
Finance Asia / Posted 11 days ago
In May 2015, Forbes ranked Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, China Construction Bank, Agricultural Bank of China, and Bank of China first to fourth in its list of top banks globally by asset size, market capitalisation, revenue and profit. It... Read more
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Brisbane Times
The other Clive now in the sights of Queensland Nickel admistratorsA company controlled by Clive Palmer's nephew, Clive Mensink, owns this luxury
The other Clive now in the sights of Queensland Nickel admistrators
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 days ago
A company controlled by Clive Palmer's nephew, Clive Mensink, owns this luxury mansion on Sovereign Island on the Gold Coast. Photo: Island Realty A multimillion-dollar Gold Coast mansion, one of the jewels in the crown of Clive Palmer's family... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Ford and GM: 2 Things to Watch During Their Fourth-Quarter Earnings PresentationsFord's F-Series was again the best-selling vehicle in the U.S. market during 20
Ford and GM: 2 Things to Watch During Their Fourth-Quarter Earnings Presentations
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
Ford's F-Series was again the best-selling vehicle in the U.S. market during 2015. Image source: Ford Motor Company. Here's what we know: Both Ford Motor Company and General Motors are raking in the dough from surging SUV and full-size truck sales... Read more
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WA Today
The other Clive now in the sights of Queensland Nickel admistratorsA company controlled by Clive Palmer's nephew, Clive Mensink, owns this luxury
The other Clive now in the sights of Queensland Nickel admistrators
WA Today / Posted 11 days ago
A company controlled by Clive Palmer's nephew, Clive Mensink, owns this luxury mansion on Sovereign Island on the Gold Coast. Photo: Island Realty A multimillion-dollar Gold Coast mansion, one of the jewels in the crown of Clive Palmer's family... Read more
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The Age
The other Clive now in the sights of Queensland Nickel admistratorsA company controlled by Clive Palmer's nephew, Clive Mensink, owns this luxury
The other Clive now in the sights of Queensland Nickel admistrators
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
A company controlled by Clive Palmer's nephew, Clive Mensink, owns this luxury mansion on Sovereign Island on the Gold Coast. Photo: Island Realty A multimillion-dollar Gold Coast mansion, one of the jewels in the crown of Clive Palmer's family... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The other Clive now in the sights of Queensland Nickel admistratorsA company controlled by Clive Palmer's nephew, Clive Mensink, owns this luxury
The other Clive now in the sights of Queensland Nickel admistrators
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
A company controlled by Clive Palmer's nephew, Clive Mensink, owns this luxury mansion on Sovereign Island on the Gold Coast. Photo: Island Realty A multimillion-dollar Gold Coast mansion, one of the jewels in the crown of Clive Palmer's family... Read more
4 related stories
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Canberra Times
The other Clive now in the sights of Queensland Nickel admistratorsA company controlled by Clive Palmer's nephew, Clive Mensink, owns this luxury
The other Clive now in the sights of Queensland Nickel admistrators
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
A company controlled by Clive Palmer's nephew, Clive Mensink, owns this luxury mansion on Sovereign Island on the Gold Coast. Photo: Island Realty A multimillion-dollar Gold Coast mansion, one of the jewels in the crown of Clive Palmer's family... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Palmer's 'rescue plan' hitClive Palmer’s alleged $250m rescue package for his nickel refinery may be unde
Palmer's 'rescue plan' hit
The Courier Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Clive Palmer’s alleged $250m rescue package for his nickel refinery may be undermined by weak global coal demand. Weak global demand for coal is likely to undermine Clive Palmer’s alleged $250 million rescue package for his Queensland Nickel... Read more
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International Business Times
China warns George Soros against waging 'war on renminbi' China's People's Daily recently published an article titled, "Declaring war on
China warns George Soros against waging 'war on renminbi'
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
China's People's Daily recently published an article titled, "Declaring war on China's currency? Ha ha." This was in response to billionaire George Soros saying on Bloomberg TV that he was betting against the S&P 500, Asian currencies and... Read more
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Business Wire
Chevron Announces First Gas from the Chuandongbei Project in Southwest ChinaSAN RAMON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) announced to
Chevron Announces First Gas from the Chuandongbei Project in Southwest China
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
SAN RAMON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Chevron Corporation (NYSE:CVX) announced today that its fully-owned subsidiary Unocal East China Sea, Ltd. began natural gas production from the first stage of the Chuandongbei Project in southwest China.... Read more
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Business Insider
China warns George Soros against going to 'war' on its currencyThe message comes in a piece published in China's People's Daily, titled "Decla
China warns George Soros against going to 'war' on its currency
Business Insider / Posted 12 days ago
The message comes in a piece published in China's People's Daily, titled "Declaring war on China's currency? Ha ha." People's Daily is the Communist Party's mouthpiece. "Soros's war on the renminbi and the Hong Kong dollar cannot possibly succeed —... Read more
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TechNewsWorld.com
Samsung Rolls Out Stylish Gear S2 Classic Smartwatches | Wearable TechSamsung on Monday began a global rollout of the latest versions of its Gear S2
Samsung Rolls Out Stylish Gear S2 Classic Smartwatches | Wearable Tech
TechNewsWorld.com / Posted 13 days ago
Samsung on Monday began a global rollout of the latest versions of its Gear S2 Classic smartwatch, hitting China first. There are two models in the Gear S2 Classic New Edition line -- one with 18K rose gold plating and the other with a platinum... Read more
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Canberra Times
I'll tell truth on Qld Nickel soon: PalmerClive Palmer has promised to write to every home in Townsville to "tell the tru
I'll tell truth on Qld Nickel soon: Palmer
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
Clive Palmer has promised to write to every home in Townsville to "tell the truth" about what happened with his struggling nickel refinery in the north Queensland city. But not just yet. The businessman-turned-politician has been unusually quiet... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
I'll tell truth on Qld Nickel soon: PalmerClive Palmer has promised to write to every home in Townsville to "tell the tru
I'll tell truth on Qld Nickel soon: Palmer
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Clive Palmer has promised to write to every home in Townsville to "tell the truth" about what happened with his struggling nickel refinery in the north Queensland city. But not just yet. The businessman-turned-politician has been unusually quiet... Read more
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News.com.au
Sacked Nickel workers nervous over payoutThe Queensland premier says Clive Palmer has a duty to tell sacked workers if t
Sacked Nickel workers nervous over payout
News.com.au / Posted 15 days ago
The Queensland premier says Clive Palmer has a duty to tell sacked workers if they'll get their entitlements Bill Anderson was employed at QN for 11 years and is encouraging fellow workers to update their contact details to ensure they are informed.... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Sacked Nickel workers nervous over payoutBETRAYED Queensland Nickel workers have been told they are owed about $16 milli
Sacked Nickel workers nervous over payout
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
BETRAYED Queensland Nickel workers have been told they are owed about $16 million amid fears tycoon owner Clive Palmer can still siphon off money if the company keeps trading. Hundreds of sacked staff contacted administrators FTI Consulting... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Palmer pledges $250m for nickel refineryClive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailin
Palmer pledges $250m for nickel refinery
Sky News Australia / Posted 16 days ago
Clive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailing nickel refinery and is confident it can trade out of trouble. The businessman-turned-politician says the assets have come from two of his other companies, Waratah Coal... Read more
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News.com.au
Palmer pledges $250m for nickel refinery Clive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his a
Palmer pledges $250m for nickel refinery
News.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
Clive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailing nickel refinery and is confident it can trade out of trouble. The... Read more
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Perth Now
Palmer pledges $250m for nickel refineryClive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailin
Palmer pledges $250m for nickel refinery
Perth Now / Posted 16 days ago
Clive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailing nickel refinery. Clive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailing nickel refinery and is... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Palmer pledges $250m for nickel refineryClive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailin
Palmer pledges $250m for nickel refinery
Adelaide Now / Posted 16 days ago
Clive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailing nickel refinery. Clive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailing nickel refinery and is... Read more
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Herald Sun
Palmer pledges $250m for nickel refineryClive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailin
Palmer pledges $250m for nickel refinery
Herald Sun / Posted 16 days ago
Clive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailing nickel refinery. Clive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailing nickel refinery and is... Read more
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Weekly Times
Palmer pledges $250m for nickel refineryClive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailin
Palmer pledges $250m for nickel refinery
Weekly Times / Posted 16 days ago
Clive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailing nickel refinery. Clive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailing nickel refinery and is... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Palmer pledges $250m for nickel refineryClive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailin
Palmer pledges $250m for nickel refinery
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
Clive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailing nickel refinery. Clive Palmer says he has put forward $250 million worth of assets for his ailing nickel refinery and is... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Palmer denies trying to jump creditors' queue for Queensland NickelClive Palmer denies putting business interests ahead of Queensland Nickel worke
Palmer denies trying to jump creditors' queue for Queensland Nickel
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
Clive Palmer denies putting business interests ahead of Queensland Nickel workers, reveals $250 million package for refinery Photo: Federal Member for Fairfax Clive Palmer said he was confident the refinery would be able to trade out of... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Five things you don't want to mess up when doing business in ChinaWant to do business in China? First, Canadian travellers need to learn the basi
Five things you don't want to mess up when doing business in China
The Globe and Mail / Posted 17 days ago
Want to do business in China? First, Canadian travellers need to learn the basics of how business is conducted there. These tips will help you get the deal done. Exchanging business cards is a delicate ritual. Take double the amount of business... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Palmer to ‘tell truth’ on refineryClive Palmer nickel refinery collapse: Businessman to ‘tell the truth’, but not
Palmer to ‘tell truth’ on refinery
Daily Telegraph / Posted 17 days ago
Clive Palmer nickel refinery collapse: Businessman to ‘tell the truth’, but not yet | DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Clive Palmer says the issue “is not a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Palmer to ‘tell truth’ on refineryClive Palmer says the issue “is not a political one”. CLIVE Palmer has promise
Palmer to ‘tell truth’ on refinery
The Courier Mail / Posted 17 days ago
Clive Palmer says the issue “is not a political one”. CLIVE Palmer has promised to write to every home in Townsville to “tell the truth” about what happened with his struggling nickel refinery in the north Queensland city. But not just yet. The... Read more
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Herald Sun
Palmer promises ‘truth’ on woes at nickel refineryClive Palmer has promised to ‘tell the truth’ about his struggling nickel ­refi
Palmer promises ‘truth’ on woes at nickel refinery
Herald Sun / Posted 18 days ago
Clive Palmer has promised to ‘tell the truth’ about his struggling nickel ­refinery. Picture: Jack Tran CLIVE Palmer has promised a mass mail-out to “tell the truth” about what happened with his struggling nickel ­refinery. But not just yet. The... Read more
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News.com.au
Palmer promises ‘truth’ on woes at nickel refinery | HeraldSun SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse k
Palmer promises ‘truth’ on woes at nickel refinery
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
| HeraldSun SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Clive Palmer has promised to ‘tell the truth’ about his struggling nickel... Read more
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Business Spectator
'I'll tell truth on Qld Nickel soon'Clive Palmer has promised to write to every home in Townsville to "tell the tru
'I'll tell truth on Qld Nickel soon'
Business Spectator / Posted 18 days ago
Clive Palmer has promised to write to every home in Townsville to "tell the truth" about what happened with his struggling nickel refinery in the north Queensland city. But not just yet. The businessman-turned-politician has been unusually quiet... Read more
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The Courier Mail
'I'll tell truth on Qld Nickel soon': PalmerPalmer promises more info next week, says refinery's closure not a political is
'I'll tell truth on Qld Nickel soon': Palmer
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 days ago
Palmer promises more info next week, says refinery's closure not a political issue. Clive Palmer has promised to write to every home in Townsville to "tell the truth" about what happened with his struggling nickel refinery in the north Queensland... Read more
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Brisbane Times
I'll tell truth on Qld Nickel soon: PalmerClive Palmer vows to write to every household in Townsville. Photo: Alex Elling
I'll tell truth on Qld Nickel soon: Palmer
Brisbane Times / Posted 18 days ago
Clive Palmer vows to write to every household in Townsville. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen Clive Palmer has promised to write to every home in Townsville to "tell the truth" about what happened with his struggling nickel refinery in the north Queensland... Read more
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The Age
I'll tell truth on Qld Nickel soon: PalmerClive Palmer vows to write to every household in Townsville. Photo: Alex Elling
I'll tell truth on Qld Nickel soon: Palmer
The Age / Posted 18 days ago
Clive Palmer vows to write to every household in Townsville. Photo: Alex Ellinghausen Clive Palmer has promised to write to every home in Townsville to "tell the truth" about what happened with his struggling nickel refinery in the north Queensland... Read more
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Weekly Times
Palmer companies change senior roles Clive Palmer's wife took over as director of his flagship company Mineralogy
Palmer companies change senior roles
Weekly Times / Posted 18 days ago
Clive Palmer's wife took over as director of his flagship company Mineralogy just days before its subsidiary Queensland Nickel sacked more than 200 workers and went in to voluntary administration. The move is... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Data shows Chinese less mobile in 2015 Published: 19 January 2016 7:48 PM China's population movement has fallen, t
Data shows Chinese less mobile in 2015
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 20 days ago
Published: 19 January 2016 7:48 PM China's population movement has fallen, the first recorded decrease since 2000. – Reuters pic, January 19, 2016.China's population movement decreased in 2015 for the first... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
A Question of Dignity or Listening to His Master's VoiceHow times change. This may be a tired cliché but still true. Who would have tho
A Question of Dignity or Listening to His Master's Voice
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
How times change. This may be a tired cliché but still true. Who would have thought that in the twenty-first century African political and intellectual classes would compete for honours in self-hate and self-doubt? Sadly it is happening, especially... Read more
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The Hindu
The eunuch who conquered the worldImagine yourself in the year 1405, looking out into the vast Indian Ocean. Sudd
The eunuch who conquered the world
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
Imagine yourself in the year 1405, looking out into the vast Indian Ocean. Suddenly, a massive shadow appears on the horizon. National Geographic describes this approaching shadow thus: ‘As the shadow rises, it breaks into a cloud of tautly ribbed... Read more
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New Kerala
China concerned over Nepal PM's maiden India visitKathmandu, Jan 18 : Ahead of Nepalese Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli's maiden I
China concerned over Nepal PM's maiden India visit
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
Kathmandu, Jan 18 : Ahead of Nepalese Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli's maiden India visit, China has apparently expressed concern over it, diplomatic sources here said. Earlier, there was expectation that Oli would embark on a maiden visit to China... Read more
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