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  1. Business - China Business - PROPERTY

    China state-backed developers pouring money into Guangzhou

    Posted Nov 14th 2014, 11:51am by Reuters

    ... of political landscape," state-owned China Resources Land's chief financial officer Yu Jian told analysts last month. The so-called tigers- Agile Property, Evergrande Real Estate Group, ... by newcomers China's state-backed developers are making unprecedented investments in Guangzhou, as the private firms that have dominated the wealthy southern city for decades grapple with tight ...

  2. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Australia may not reap all it sows from China trade deal

    Posted Nov 19th 2014, 04:30am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Sydney Australia may not reap all the benefits it hopes from a landmark China trade agreement as some key farm commodities remain excluded Doubts linger over Australia-China FTA A trade deal signed with great fanfare between China and Australia has been touted as a major step towards Australia shifting its economy from a "mining boom" to a "dining ...

  3. News - China

    Amnesty demands China release 76 citizens still in detention for supporting HK protests

    Posted Nov 09th 2014, 11:28am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Beijing Rights group puts pressure on Beijing to free democracy supporters ahead of Apec summit Rights group Amnesty International urged mainland China to release at least 76 ... for Hong Kong have blocked roads leading into three of the city’s most economically and politically important districts for weeks, drawing condemnation from Beijing and the Hong Kong government. ...

  4. News - China

    US expresses concern over secret trial of GSK investigators in China

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 04:02am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Shanghai Drugmaker bribery scandal takes political turn after China bars diplomats from court US concern over secrettrial of GSK investigators The United States has expressed ... on August 7. The US concerns, voiced by its embassy in Beijing, adds a political dimension to the trial, which could become another thorny issue between the two powers. "We are concerned ...

  5. News - China

    China’s rumour crackdown has ‘cleaned’ internet, official says

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 07:16pm by Reuters

    ... targeted, apparently for political speech. In a rare public appearance, Ren Xianliang, vice minister of the State Internet Information Office, emphasised China’s commitment to scrubbing the web ... authorities force domestic internet firms to delete user-posted content they consider too politically sensitive. China will work to strengthen regulation of the internet by training local internet ...

  6. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    US Congress pokes Beijing with ‘Liu Xiaobo Plaza’ Washington embassy address proposal

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 11:23am by Reuters

    ... it can play a significant role in pressuring China to release political prisoners and open up," he said. Additional reporting by Agence France-Presse ... Reuters in Beijing China may soon have an unhappy address for its embassy in Washington. The House Appropriations Committee has included in its next year State Department budget a proposal ...

  7. News - China - COUNTERTERRORISM

    32 people jailed in Xinjiang for ‘downloading and spreading terrorist videos’

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 12:49pm by Reuters

    ... the World Uygur Congress, said in an e-mail on the sentences that China was afraid Uygurs would use the internet to break authorities’ monopoly on information. “China’s accusations are a political ... Reuters in Beijing Three given life sentences in a ruling that exiled Uygur congress says is merely an attempt to curtail ethnic group's rights to access information online China ...

  8. News - World - CONFLICT

    Xi Jinping repeats call for political solution to end Syrian civil war

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 09:33pm by Reuters

    ... Agencies in Beijing and Damascus President does not mention Assad election win which the US labelled a 'disgrace' Xi repeats call for political solution to end Syrian war President Xi Jinping yesterday repeated a call for a political resolution to the Syrian crisis via a transitional government, and offered to boost aid for refugees, after Bashar al-Assad ...

  9. News - China

    China adopts a more hands-on approach to the conflict in South Sudan

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 04:35am by Reuters

    ... the diplomat said. The new line does not mean China plans to abandon its oft stated policy of steering clear of Africa's internal politics, but it is an indication of a gradual shift by Beijing ... pledging more aid and signing a slew of new contracts. A more diplomatically active China could provide a welcome political counterweight for some on the continent, where the West has often been ...

  10. News - China

    China’s top court urges judicial independence, end to interference

    Posted Oct 29th 2013, 07:22pm by Reuters

    ... disturbances.” Local protectionism refers to municipal officials exercising political influence over verdicts – a pervasive problem in China, where rule of law and independence of the judiciary are given ... in China’s highest-profile political saga in decades, lasted just a day before she was found guilty and given a suspended death sentence. Local governments are also charged with paying judges’ ...




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