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Clinton Warns China on Iran Sanctions

China/Japan | YP - Sat, 01/30/2016 - 05:00

The secretary of state told China on Friday that it would face diplomatic isolation if it did not fall in line.

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3 Japanese Trading House Workers Detained in Chinese Smuggling Inquiry

China/Japan | YP - Fri, 04/25/2014 - 05:00

The inquiry, involving employees of a Chinese unit of Marubeni, may further strain Japan-China relations, and could add to pressure on soybean prices.

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Liu Zhenya: The Smart Way to Power China

China/Japan | YP - 2 hours 28 sec ago

Smart grids mean that 50% of energy consumption can come from non-fossil fuel sources.

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Burberry Opens Online Store on Alibaba's Tmall

China/Japan | YP - 2 hours 7 min ago

Burberry has opened a virtual storefront on Alibaba's Tmall shopping site, in a highly unusual step that underscores the powerful draw of China's fast-growing e-commerce market.

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India offers visas to the Chinese in two days

China/Japan | YP - 2 hours 47 min ago

Indian ambassador in Beijing Ashok Kantha has assured China that there will be no change in India’s policy towards the country after the formation of a new government following the elections.

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Everest climbing season in disarray as climbing teams cancel - CTV News

China/Japan | YP - 3 hours 6 min ago

Montreal Gazette

Everest climbing season in disarray as climbing teams cancel
CTV News
KATMANDU, Nepal -- Nepal's attempts to salvage the Mount Everest climbing season fell flat Thursday as major expedition companies cancelled their climbs and many Sherpas quit the mountain after an avalanche killed 16 of their fellow guides last week.
Nepal faces year with no ascent of Everest in wake of deadly avalanche South China Morning Post
Guides, climbers prepare to leave Everest Zee News
More teams withdraw, Nepal's Everest season in jeopardy Reuters India

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Watch: Obama Meets 'Scary' Humanoid Robot In Japan - TIME

China/Japan | YP - 3 hours 21 min ago

Washington Post

Watch: Obama Meets 'Scary' Humanoid Robot In Japan
On the second day of his visit to Japan Thursday, President Barack Obama toured the country's National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation where he came face to face with the tiny Honda-built humanoid robot ASIMO. “It's nice to meet you,” the ...
WHITE HOUSE NOTEBOOK: Obama's robot summit Chron.com
"It's nice to meet you, too," Mr Obama replied. The Independent
Meet ASIMO: 10 things to know Politico
Washington Post (blog)  - NBCNews.com  - NDTV
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China Court Releases Japanese Ship at Center of Dispute

China/Japan | YP - 3 hours 45 min ago

A Chinese maritime court said Mitsui O.S.K. Lines paid ¥4 billion ($39 million) to release a ship impounded over a civil suit regarding Chinese war-reparations claims from the 1930s.

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3M Profit Boosted by Optical Film Sales

China/Japan | YP - 3 hours 57 min ago

3M Co. reported a 6.9% profit increase for the first quarter amid stronger sales of respiratory face masks in China and optical films used in flat screens for tablet computers and other gadgets.

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China factory told to reimburse strikers

China/Japan | YP - 5 hours 22 min ago

Thousands at a factory in Dongguan are engaged in largest strike in years over claims company has not been paying legal level of pension contributions

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China Strips Sina of Publication, Distribution Licenses

China/Japan | YP - 5 hours 39 min ago

The Chinese government stripped popular Internet portal Sina Corp. of two online-publication and distribution licenses, official media said, as a crackdown on lewd content intensified.

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Adidas Is Diversifying China Suppliers

China/Japan | YP - 5 hours 45 min ago

German sportswear company Adidas is diversifying suppliers in China to decrease the effect of a factory labor dispute on the availability of sneakers it sells.

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China Sets Heavier Punishments for Polluters

China/Japan | YP - 5 hours 58 min ago

China's parliament amended the country's environmental-protection law, giving nongovernmental groups more leeway to sue and requiring harsher punishments for heavy polluters.

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Agents for Japan's Marubeni Detained in China

China/Japan | YP - 6 hours 9 min ago

Japanese commodity-trading house Marubeni said that three employees at a Chinese company affiliated with one of its U.S. trading units have been detained by customs officials in the eastern city of Qingdao.

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Obama Reassures Abe on Islands

China/Japan | YP - 6 hours 11 min ago

Obama reassured Abe that if islands at the center of Japan's territorial dispute with China were attacked, the U.S. would come to Japan's aid, provoking a swift response in Beijing.

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Obama backs Japan in islands row

China/Japan | YP - 6 hours 18 min ago

The United States stands by its security agreement with Japan in its dispute with China over a group of islands, President Barack Obama said Thursday.

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China scraps cap on fines for polluters

China/Japan | YP - 6 hours 27 min ago

Revision to environment legislation allows unlimited penalties in a sign Beijing is taking seriously the threat posed by decades of rapid growth

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PetroChina First-Quarter Profit Falls 4.9%

China/Japan | YP - 6 hours 27 min ago

State-controlled PetroChina said its first-quarter net profit fell 4.9% from a year earlier, due mainly to rising costs and a decline in international crude prices.

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Will China embrace electric cars?

China/Japan | YP - 6 hours 28 min ago

The room exploded in cheers when it was announced that the Denza electric car would sell for RMB 369,000 ($59,100), at the Beijing Auto Show earlier this week.

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'Fake' government toppled by Chinese police

China/Japan | YP - 6 hours 28 min ago

Police in central China say they have brought down a 'counterfeit government' that had been operating under the noses of Communist Party officials

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