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  1. News - China - PUBLIC TRANSPORT

    Public anger as Beijing cuts subsidies for bus and subway tickets

    Posted Nov 27th 2014, 02:14pm by Reuters in Beijing

    ... Reuters in Beijing Rise in prices from December 28 will see subway ticket’s starting fare of 2 yuan (about HK$2.5) rise to 3 yuan for trips within 6 km, and bus fares rise to 2 yuan within 10 km, Xinhua reports China's state media sparked public anger today after it reported that the mainland government will increase Beijing's subway and bus fares next month as part ...

  2. News - China - EARTHQUAKE

    Magnitude 6.3 earthquake strikes remote region of Sichuan province

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 06:01pm by AP in Beijing

    ... Associated Press in Beijing Quake hits Sichuan province on Saturday afternoon with one casualty reported so far, according to official media A strong earthquake struck a lightly populated, mountainous area of western China, killing at least two people, injuring 54 others and collapsing homes, officials said Sunday. The US Geological Survey said the magnitude-5.9 quake hit Saturday about ...

  3. News - China

    China mourns death of Japanese actor Takakura

    Posted Nov 19th 2014, 12:28pm by Agence France-Presse in Beijing

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing Takakura, best known in the West for his role as a tough detective in Ridley Scott’s "Black Rain", came to prominence in China when Japanese ... Lei calling him “a well-known Japanese artist to the Chinese people who made important and positive contributions to cultural exchanges between China and Japan”. Relations between Beijing ...

  4. News - China - FIRE

    China coal mine fire kills 24, injures 52

    Posted Nov 26th 2014, 09:15am by Andrea Chen and Agence France-Presse in Beijing

    ... Andrea Chen and Agence France-Presse in Beijing A fire at a state-run Chinese coal mine killed 24 miners early on Wednesday, state media reported, the latest fatal incident to hit the accident-prone industry. The blaze at the mine, run by Hengda Mining Company, in northeastern Liaoning province, also left 52 people injured, Xinhua said, quoting Hengda's parent company, ...

  5. News - China - Ebola virus

    China to send elite army unit to help fight Ebola in Liberia

    Posted Oct 31st 2014, 04:55pm by Reuters in Beijing

    ... Reuters in Beijing PLA to dispatch troops to fight the Ebola outbreak that has claimed close to 5,000 lives in the West African nations of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone China ... but Beijing has faced criticism for not doing enough. The PLA squad, which has experience from a 2002 outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (Sars), will build a 100-bed treatment centre ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL - DAY 46

    US has no involvement in fostering Occupy protest, Obama tells Xi

    Posted Nov 12th 2014, 01:32pm by CHRIS LAU, Kwong Man-ki in Beijing and Ng Kang-chung

    ... Chris Lau, Kwong Man-ki in Beijing and Ng Kang-chung Despite his 'unequivocal' denial of American role in Occupy sit-ins, president gets warning from host to stay out of Hong Kong affairs It's nothing to do with U.S., Obama tells Xi The United States has no role in pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, President Barack Obama said in Beijing yesterday. ...

  7. News - China - DEFENCE

    Beijing says it has ensured stability with air defence zone

    Posted Nov 28th 2014, 05:31am by Teddy Ng

    ... Teddy Ng in Beijing teddy.ng@scmp.com Military says it has ensured safety in the East China Sea identification zone, set up a year ago, but analysts caution the situation could change Beijing points to air zone 'stability' Beijing's controversial air defence identification zone (ADIZ) over the East China Sea has ensured safety and security, the Defence Ministry ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Beijing-loyal DAB admits ties to US group at heart of 'external forces' Occupy debate

    Posted Nov 28th 2014, 06:05am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com DAB admits ties to US group at heart of 'external forces' gossip Beijing loyalists have been eager to accuse leaders of the Occupy movement of allying ... members, covered topics such as campaigning, media relations, public speaking and voter outreach. NDI, which is often named when pro-Beijing politicians and media accuse foreign powers of pulling ...

  9. News - China - TAIWAN

    Beijing keeps a watchful eye on Taiwan's weekend elections

    Posted Nov 28th 2014, 05:31am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei Lawrence.chung@scmp.com Beijing keeps a watchful eye on island elections Beijing is keeping a close eye on Taiwan's weekend polls, which will see a record 11,130 public servants selected for nine types of offices, ranging from village wardens to municipality mayors. Despite the local nature of the island's elections, Beijing can by no means ...

  10. News - China - LOTTERY

    Beijing auditors inspect management of national lotteries after transparency fears

    Posted Nov 27th 2014, 12:09pm by LAURA ZHOU

    ... for lottery ticket sales. Wang Yongjun, a professor at the Central University of Finance and Economics in Beijing, said the audit would help improve the management of the lottery industry. ...




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