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  1. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Book review: The Contest of the Century, by Geoff Dyer

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 03:52pm by Mark O'Neill

    ... Development Bank combined. From 2007 to 2012, the China Development Bank lent US$42.5 billion to Venezuela, one of the world's biggest oil producers. "China is quietly setting up ...

  2. Business - Economy - CHINA

    Private sector crucial to sustain China growth, Moody's says

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 06:00am by JOANNA CHIU

    ... state-owned China National Petroleum Corporation, the country's largest oil and gas producer, met several private insurance groups in preparation to sell stakes in its natural gas pipeline ...

  3. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Book review: The Lost Generation, by Michel Bonnin

    Posted Oct 20th 2013, 05:07pm by Mark O'Neill

    ... rudimentary homes. In most rural villages, there was no running water or electricity, so they had to read and write by an oil lamp. There was a vast gap between the educated youths and the peasants ...

  4. News - China - CHINA

    China seeks greater influence in Arctic region

    Posted Jun 25th 2013, 12:00am by KIM WALL

    ... Kim Wall kim.wall@scmp.com A relative latecomer, Beijing cozies up to Nordic nations in a bid to increase its influence in a region rich in oil and natural gas reserves Distance no barrier ... in 2008 that the Arctic Circle has more than 90 billion barrels of oil and 30 per cent of the world's natural gas- more than a fifth of the world's undiscovered, technically recoverable ...

  5. Business - Banking & Finance - CHINA

    Lending adds increasingly less to Chinese GDP, pressuring Premier Li

    Posted May 31st 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... production are among the biggest borrowers, including China National Petroleum, the nation's largest oil producer, and China State Grid, the country's largest power distributor. Among 102 ...

  6. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    China: 'This Generation' by Han Han

    Posted Oct 28th 2012, 12:00am by JOANNA CHIU

    ... be coursing through veins- spilled on the ground, instead." The anthology ends with a trio of some of Han's most controversial posts from 2011- controversial because they advocate reform ...

  7. Lifestyle - Books - CHINA

    Book review: China's Silent Army, by Juan Pablo Cardenal and Heriberto Araujo

    Posted Feb 24th 2013, 12:00am by Louise Rosario

    ... the voices of those who are taking part. It deals with investments by major state companies in oil, gas, minerals and other raw materials, funded by generous loans from China's state banks; ...

  8. News - China - CHINA

    Little people get a chance to shine in shadow world

    Posted Jan 15th 2013, 03:23pm

    ... short to manipulate cut-out characters held up in front of an oil lamp that projects their shadows onto a paper screen. The plays are an ancient form of Chinese narrative, often used to tell ...

  9. Business - Economy - CHINA

    The new spirit of austerity

    Posted Feb 28th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM

    ... reminiscent of distilled engine oil- came to symbolise instead the growing wealth and power of the country's elite. The Guizhou-based company's market value soared from less than US$1 ...

  10. Business - Economy - CHINA

    China's economy shows added signs of recovery

    Posted Dec 10th 2012, 12:00am by JANE CAI

    ... with 6.4 per cent in October. Output growth of steel products, crude oil and non-ferrous metals also quickened. ...




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