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PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 24 April, 2013, 6:55am
UPDATED : Thursday, 29 August, 2013, 4:13am

China news round-up: Quake survivors protest, Huawei 'not interested in US anymore'


Patrick Boehler has published on China and Southeast Asia in four languages for publications in the US, Europe and Asia. After stints with Austria's ministries of defence and foreign affairs in Vienna and Beijing, he began his reporting career in Kuala Lumpur with the Malaysian online news portal Malaysiakini and, later, The Irrawaddy Magazine, a Myanmar exile publication in Thailand. He holds a doctorate in political science and has taught journalism at the University of Hong Kong. Follow him on Twitter: @mrbaopanrui

Yaan Earthquake
Infographic: Yaan and Wenchuan earthquakes compared.
Radio Free Asia
Quake survivors protest over lack of aid.
Beijing Morning News*
Chinese Red Cross will publish details of collected donations every day.
Beijing News*
Red Cross says it will re-investigate the Guo Meimei scandal in an effort to restore credibility.
The Telegraph
Leading seismologist accurately predicted the location of the earthquake.

As Politburo holds a seminar over corruption, Caixin looks back at previous seminars.
Radio Free Asia*
Six Christians have been sentenced for cult membership in Henan.
Global Times
Guangzhou residents have a one in three chance of getting cancer in their lifetime, says a health official.
Wall Street Journal
A second Chinese official in two weeks dies during an anti-corruption investigation.

Foreign Policy
Associated Press
The US will continue to press China over refugee repatriations to North Korea.
Washington Post
96 per cent of global cyber-espionage emanates from China, according to a report.
Beijing Times*
China will build another aircraft carrier, bigger than the Liaoning, says Navy Deputy Chief of Staff.
Foreign Policy
China needs to trade in its conservative foreign policy for one that emphasises universal values, writes Deng Yuwen.

Wall Street Journal - China Real Time Report
Affordable fashion surpasses luxury as brands are targeting China’s middle class.
Economic Observer
Every four days a new international-brand hotel is built in China.
Global Post
Wanda Chairman Wang Jianlin aims for 20 per cent of the global movie market.

China abroad
Financial Times
Huawei "is not interested in the US any more."
Guardian Weekly
Beijing is investing millions in the Araniko highway from Tibet to Kathmandu.
The Guardian
Illegal small-scale mines are an opportunity for poor Chinese immigrants in Ghana, but spark tensions.

Japan Times
A bipartisan group of lawmakers cancels a trip to China scheduled for May.
Asahi Shimbun
Consumer electronics chain Yamada Denki is closing its Nanjing store due to a sales boycott.

Taipei Times
President Ma Ying-jeou defends cross-strait offices proposal.
China Post
Shopping website Taobao has been evading taxes and inspections in Taiwan, despite hefty profits, says an opposition lawmaker.

* denotes articles in Chinese.


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