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Beijing Angles For More EVs: 1000 Fast Chargers, Wiring Mandate For Buildings

Beijing Angles For More EVs: 1000 Fast Chargers, Wiring Mandate For Buildings The Chinese government is working hard to encourage the mass adoption of electric cars, but those cars will never catch on if there's no place to charge them. The city government in Beijing hopes to address that problem with a new mandate that […]

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Hong Kong irks Beijing as more than 600000 join unofficial democracy vote

Hong Kong irks Beijing as more than 600000 join unofficial democracy vote More than 5000,000 people have voted in an unofficial referendum on democratic reform that organize by the Occupy Central with Love and Peace movement that has alarmed Beijing and sets the stage for a possible showdown with the government, with … Full News here […]

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Beijing sends more oil rigs to South China Sea

Beijing sends more oil rigs to South China Sea BEIJING: China is sending another four oil rigs to the South China Sea, state media and authorities said Friday, as Beijing and Hanoi trade accusations over an increasingly heated territorial row. The move marks a fresh escalation of the dispute that … Full News here – […]

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Beijing now needs to invest more on raising quality of life

Beijing now needs to invest more on raising quality of life China's rise can be measured in stellar economic growth, the escape of hundreds of millions from poverty and international respect. But it is not reflected kindly in an indicator of people's well-being recommended by the World Health Organisation … Full News here – Read […]

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Beijing to play more active role in Iran talks

Beijing to play more active role in Iran talks As Iran has the third largest proven oil deposits and the largest natural gas reserves, cooperation and trade between Beijing and Tehran in the energy arena will be of great significance to China. The two countries inked a pact in May, according to … Full News […]

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China's air pollution leading to more erratic climate for US, say scientists

China's air pollution leading to more erratic climate for US, say scientists Beijing will soon revise an important piece of legislation and give environmental protection authorities the power to shut polluting factories, punish officials and restrict industrial development in some areas, Reuters reported on Tuesday. The changes … Full News here – Read more on […]

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A Beijing Office Costs More Than Space in New York and Tokyo

A Beijing Office Costs More Than Space in New York and Tokyo Beijing's persistent smog seems to have put a dent in the city's appeal to tourists. Last year, Beijing Youth Daily reported that the number of visitors to Beijing had fallen 50 percent in the first nine months of 2013, compared with a year […]

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Sites in Beijing see 3-times more visitors than last year

Sites in Beijing see 3-times more visitors than last year The first day of the lunar New Year marks the start of the Spring Festival Golden Week, and people have been flooding to see the attractions around the capital, Beijing. 21 tourist sites saw a total of around 280-thousand visitors on Friday, three … Full […]

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If China has a real-estate glut, why is Beijing more expensive than Manhattan?

If China has a real-estate glut, why is Beijing more expensive than Manhattan? Chinese local governments hit the jackpot this week. In Beijing, Shanghai, Hangzhou and Suzhou, land parcels sold for record prices, crowning a slew of new “land kings,” as Chinese slang refers to record-setting plots. Here's a roundup of the highlights:. Full News […]

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Jetstar drops Beijing, Osaka adds more Hawaii, Phuket

Jetstar drops Beijing, Osaka adds more Hawaii, Phuket Jetstar's big foray into Singapore-Beijing and Singapore-Osaka wide body flights is over, but it is launching or expanding them between Melbourne and Phuket and Honolulu. In its timetable updates which begin to apply on 1 November and will be fully in … Full News here – Read more […]

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No More Knives in Beijing – Beijing Video

Beijing authorities confiscated 1100 knives and banned knife sales in supermarkets. Beijing is banning the sale of knives due to the increase of knife weild…

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Air-Sea Battle Is More About Bin Laden Than Beijing: Former CSAF Schwartz

Air-Sea Battle Is More About Bin Laden Than Beijing: Former CSAF Schwartz “It's harder to address some of the mythology over the phone,” Gen. Schwartz said as he sat down with me at a restaurant a few minutes' subway ride from the Pentagon. As Air-Sea Battle gained momentum and attracted attention, both good and bad, […]

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Hongkongers feel less 'Chinese', more 'Hong Kong' as tensions with Beijing rise

Hongkongers feel less 'Chinese', more 'Hong Kong' as tensions with Beijing rise Hongkongers' sense of Chinese identity has fallen to a 14-year low, a poll revealed yesterday. The survey, carried out under the University of Hong Kong's Popular Opinion Programme, also found that nearly four in 10 respondents described themselves … Full News here – Read […]

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Beijing to add more prosecutors to curb cybercrime

Beijing to add more prosecutors to curb cybercrime The prosecuting authorities of Chinese capital Beijing will bring in more professionals capable of inspecting online evidence to better curb Internet crime. According to the Beijing's People Procuratorate, the number of cybercrime cases, especially … Full News here – Read more on ZDNet (blog)

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Beijing to build more carriers amid sea rows

Beijing to build more carriers amid sea rows Future aircraft carriers will carry more fighter jets than the Liaoning, Rear Adm. Song Xue told foreign military attaches Tuesday in Beijing, according to the state-run Xinhua news agency. The Liaoning carrier was built around a Soviet-era hull and … Full News here – Read more on […]

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