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  1. Business - China Business - TRADE

    EU to lodge case against Chinese steel tube duties

    Posted Jun 12th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Brussels Europe joins Japan in complaint to WTO over duties seen as retaliatory action in trade dispute EU to lodge case against Chinese steel tube duties The European Union plans to lodge a case with the World Trade Organisation against Chinese duties on specialised steel tubes, EU sources said yesterday. The move, which will open another front in a rapidly ...

  2. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines refuses to stamp Chinese passports

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 06:59pm by Agence France-Presse in Manila

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila The Philippines said on Wednesday it would refuse to stamp Chinese passports containing a map showing most of the China South Sea as belonging to China. ... The Philippines Department of Foreign Affairs said in a statement that immigration personnel would stamp “a separate visa application form” instead of the Chinese passport. “Through this action, ...

  3. News - China

    China levies anti-dumping duties on Japanese, US-imported chemicals

    Posted Mar 22nd 2013, 11:16am by Reuters in Beijing

    ... Reuters in Beijing China levied final anti-dumping duties on the chemical resorcinol imported from the United States and Japan, the Ministry of Commerce said on Friday, marking the latest in a series of tariffs on imported chemicals. The wave of anti-dumping duties, also previously targeted at the European Union, have strained ties between China and countries that export chemicals. ...

  4. Discerning investors offered new stamping ground

    Posted Feb 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Local investors have a new place to park their money: rare Chinese stamps. A new index tracking their value was launched yesterday. The China Stamp Index Company released its China 100 Stamp Index, comprising 100 stamps or sets of stamps, selected and rated by the company according to their rarity and popularity, historic background and prices ...

  5. Unease at dragon stamp just hot air

    Posted Jan 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... The controversy over China Post's stamp marking the Year of the Dragon shows the sensitivities that have arisen over China's rise. Even though the philatelic offering bears ... That is no different in a dragon year than in any other. But a postage stamp bearing a traditional image is simply another way of marking the Lunar New Year. There is no need to seek deep meaning in its ...

  6. Dragon stamp 'doesn't send wrong message'

    Posted Jan 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Fiona Tam fiona.tam@scmp.com The designer of the mainland's Year of the Dragon postage stamp has defended what some have described as a sinister-looking beast, saying it will help exorcise evil spirits and represents a confident China. The latest Lunar New Year stamp, designed by Shenzhen-based Chen Shaohua, was released by China Post yesterday with a face value of 1.20 yuan ...

  7. Stamps offer window into Chinese history with collection as old as 1878 going on sale

    Posted Sep 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... to Jeffrey Schneider, director of InterAsia Auctions, there's another way- collecting Chinese stamps. He is handling the auction of more than 3,500 Chinese stamps, some dating as far back ... preview on Wednesday. Highlights include four 1968 unissued 'Great Victory of the Cultural Revolution' stamps showing Chairman Mao Zedong with military leader Lin Biao- estimated ...

  8. Stamps featuring revolutionaries on show

    Posted May 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Adrian Wan The Dr Sun Yat-sen Museum is staging an exhibition titled 'People who Made History- A Philatelic Commemoration of Xinhai Revolutionaries' until August 10. The exhibition comprises more than 100 philatelic items commemorating revolutio ...

  9. Carbon duties no answer to China's CO2 emissions

    Posted Nov 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... an agreement, the prospect of another failure in Durban is prompting calls for developed economies to act unilaterally, reducing their own greenhouse gas emissions while imposing carbon duties ... to developed economies setting limits on theirs, lest they set an awkward precedent. The supporters of carbon duties argue that Beijing's refusal to limit its emissions gives Chinese companies ...

  10. Annual rubber-stamp fest is a kids' game, after all

    Posted Mar 16th 2010, 12:00am by David Eimer

    ... to be a member of the CPPCC, Ni justified her rubber stamp by saying: 'I love this country dearly.' Her statement highlights all that is wrong with the mainland's political system. ... for more 'authentic voices' to be heard. Until that happens, the NPC and CPPCC will never shake their reputation as rubber-stamp bodies. David Eimer is a Beijing-based journalist ...




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