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Pilipino Star
Wary of warIn a luncheon event of select CEOs during the APEC Summit, the president of one
Wary of war
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
In a luncheon event of select CEOs during the APEC Summit, the president of one of the largest manufacturing companies in China was sitting in the panel. He was asked from the audience about geopolitical risks and his take on whether events mean... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Set of china bought by farmer for just thousands of pounds expected to fetch £20m at auctionThe value of Asian antiques has shot up in recent years as the newly-rich Chine
Set of china bought by farmer for just thousands of pounds expected to fetch £20m at auction
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
The value of Asian antiques has shot up in recent years as the newly-rich Chinese set about buying back their heritage which was taken out of the Far East by westerners in the 19th century. Mr Pilkington died in 1969 aged just 40. His 'time capsule'... Read more
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Daily Mail
The 'baby monks' who melted the hearts of millions: Toddlers become internet stars after posing for pictures in Chinese temple L
The 'baby monks' who melted the hearts of millions
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
: Toddlers become internet stars after posing for pictures in Chinese temple Little boys aged one and three were pictured at the Er Fo temple in Hechuan, Chongqing, during family holiday The... Read more
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Technode
Chinese New Year Special: Top 3 Memes For The "Year of the Monkey"In just a few days, the most important holiday in China will begin its seven da
Chinese New Year Special: Top 3 Memes For The "Year of the Monkey"
Technode / Posted 3 days ago
In just a few days, the most important holiday in China will begin its seven day festivities. Chinese New Year, or Spring Festival, is a holiday filled with a multitude of time-honored traditions, including lion dances, fireworks, red envelopes (both... Read more
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iol.co.za
A tale of two citiesBeijing - Twenty-five years ago, the canals in the 1 300-year-old “water town”
A tale of two cities
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
Beijing - Twenty-five years ago, the canals in the 1 300-year-old “water town” of Wuzhen, 90 miles southwest of Shanghai, ran black and dense with filth. There was little or no electricity or modern plumbing. The town's once highly successful silk... Read more
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SportsFan
Pride Of Dubai primed for Eskimo returnNo stone has been left unturned ahead of the much-anticipated return of high-pr
Pride Of Dubai primed for Eskimo return
SportsFan / Posted 7 days ago
No stone has been left unturned ahead of the much-anticipated return of high-profile colt Pride Of Dubai. With Coolmore dispatching Golden Slipper winner Vancouver to Ireland to further his career, all eyes will be on the Blue Diamond Stakes winner... Read more
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WBEZ91.5
China's Great Wall is Crumbling in Many Places; Can It Be Saved?After centuries of neglect, the world's largest fortification, the Great Wall o
China's Great Wall is Crumbling in Many Places; Can It Be Saved?
WBEZ91.5 / Posted 11 days ago
After centuries of neglect, the world's largest fortification, the Great Wall of China, has a band of modern-day defenders who are drawing up plans to protect and maintain the vast structure. They're not a minute too soon: Roughly a third of the... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
China's Great Wall Is Crumbling In Many Places. Can It Be Saved?After centuries of neglect, the world's largest fortification, the Great Wall o
China's Great Wall Is Crumbling In Many Places. Can It Be Saved?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 11 days ago
After centuries of neglect, the world's largest fortification, the Great Wall of China, has a band of modern-day defenders who are drawing up plans to protect and maintain the vast structure. They're not a minute too soon: Roughly a third of the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Chinese New Year: Fire monkey year heats upHistorically, monkey years have experienced major upheavals and more so under t
Chinese New Year: Fire monkey year heats up
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
Historically, monkey years have experienced major upheavals and more so under the fire monkey. Photo / Getty Images Expect disharmony and conflict, accidents and a prevalence of airborne diseases in the Year of the Monkey, a New Zealand feng shui... Read more
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The Manila Times
Capturing Ai WeiweiJanuary 23, 2016 8:13 pm Late last year on a trip to China with a media group,
Capturing Ai Weiwei
The Manila Times / Posted 15 days ago
January 23, 2016 8:13 pm Late last year on a trip to China with a media group, I asked to be let go for a day so I could go and check out the contemporary art scene in Beijing, which could only lead me to the 798 Art District, a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Ailing giant turtle captured in Vietnam Experts in Hanoi have captured a legendary giant turtle for medical treatment
Ailing giant turtle captured in Vietnam
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
Experts in Hanoi have captured a legendary giant turtle for medical treatment, a milestone in a case that has grabbed national attention and cast a spotlight on environmental degradation in Vietnam. Several... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Serenity Now: Chinese Garden at SoCal's Huntington LibrarySAN MARINO, Calif. (AP) - On a typical day at the Chinese Garden at the Hunting
Serenity Now: Chinese Garden at SoCal's Huntington Library
The Record Searchlight / Posted 19 days ago
SAN MARINO, Calif. (AP) - On a typical day at the Chinese Garden at the Huntington Library in San Marino, the smell of flowers - jasmine, camellias - floats across the garden's man-made lake in the center, flanked by limestone rocks, airy pavilions... Read more
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ABC News
Facts About Taiwan in Saturday's Presidential ElectionSome basic information about the self-governing island democracy of Taiwan, whi
Facts About Taiwan in Saturday's Presidential Election
ABC News / Posted 22 days ago
Some basic information about the self-governing island democracy of Taiwan, which is holding elections for president and the 133-seat national legislature Saturday: HISTORY — Despite Beijing's claim Taiwan has been part of China since ancient times,... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Facts about Taiwan for Saturday presidential electionTAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) � Some basic information about the self-governing island de
Facts about Taiwan for Saturday presidential election
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 22 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) � Some basic information about the self-governing island democracy of Taiwan, which is holding elections for president and the 133-seat national legislature Saturday: HISTORY � Despite Beijing's claim Taiwan has been part of... Read more
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FOX News
Facts about Taiwan for Saturday presidential electionTAIPEI, Taiwan – Some basic information about the self-governing island democra
Facts about Taiwan for Saturday presidential election
FOX News / Posted 22 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan – Some basic information about the self-governing island democracy of Taiwan, which is holding elections for president and the 133-seat national legislature Saturdauy: HISTORY — Despite Beijing's claim Taiwan has been part of China... Read more
500 related stories
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Daily Herald
Facts about Taiwan for Saturday presidential electionTAIPEI, Taiwan -- Some basic information about the self-governing island democr
Facts about Taiwan for Saturday presidential election
Daily Herald / Posted 22 days ago
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Some basic information about the self-governing island democracy of Taiwan, which is holding elections for president and the 133-seat national legislature Saturday: HISTORY - Despite Beijing's claim Taiwan has been part of China... Read more
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ABC News
Facts About Taiwan for Saturday Presidential ElectionSome basic information about the self-governing island democracy of Taiwan, whi
Facts About Taiwan for Saturday Presidential Election
ABC News / Posted 22 days ago
Some basic information about the self-governing island democracy of Taiwan, which is holding elections for president and the 133-seat national legislature Saturdauy: HISTORY — Despite Beijing's claim Taiwan has been part of China since ancient... Read more
500 related stories
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The Courier Mail
Cannyescent catches eye behind starsPress Statement and Pride Of Dubai, right, impressed in a barrier trial at Rand
Cannyescent catches eye behind stars
The Courier Mail / Posted 26 days ago
Press Statement and Pride Of Dubai, right, impressed in a barrier trial at Randwick on Tuesday. Picture: Mark Evans THE horse in yellow is a ‘weapon’ while the one in red is a ‘muscle car’ — they’re better known as Pride Of Dubai and Press... Read more
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Gamasutra
Snail Reveals Behind-The-Scenes of Age of Wushu Dynasty in Developer's Diary: Episode 1Snail Reveals Behind-The-Scenes of Age of Wushu Dynasty in Developer's Diary: E
Snail Reveals Behind-The-Scenes of Age of Wushu Dynasty in Developer's Diary: Episode 1
Gamasutra / Posted 27 days ago
Snail Reveals Behind-The-Scenes of Age of Wushu Dynasty in Developer's Diary: Episode 1 Los Angeles - January 11 th, 2016 - Snail Games has released the first episode of a new series of Developer Diaries for Age of Wushu Dynasty to coincide with the... Read more
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Gamasutra
Snail Games Launches the Global Version of Age of Wushu DynastyLos Angeles – January 7th, 2016 – Game developer and publisher Snail Games has
Snail Games Launches the Global Version of Age of Wushu Dynasty
Gamasutra / Posted a month ago
Los Angeles – January 7th, 2016 – Game developer and publisher Snail Games has made another major step into the mobile gaming market with the long-awaited global release of its latest mobile MMO - Age of Wushu Dynasty. The game is now available in... Read more

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