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Just two weeks after video of Chinese police allegedly beating Tibetan monks was posted on the Internet, China issued fresh rules on Thursday to crack down on what it called â€œharmfulâ€ political or religious content.
The Chinese government has set goals that could propel the country forward as a leader in all-electric vehicle production. China is aiming for a production capacity of 500,000 hybrid or all-electric vehicles a year by 2011, The New York Times reported Thursday. By contrast, production in the United States is predicted to reach 267,000 similarly powered vehicles per year in that time frame, said consulting firm CSM Worldwide.
BEIJING, March 29 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation ("Sinopec Corp." or "the Company") (HKEX: 386; NYSE: SNP; LSE: SNP; CH: 600028) today announced its annual results for year ended 31 December, 2008. Financial Highlights: -- In accordance with the PRC Accounting Standards for Business Enterprises ("ASBE"), the Company's operating income amounted to RMB 1.452 trillion, representing an increase of 20.52% over 2007.
LIAONING PROVINCE, China, March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- China Sun Group High-Tech Co. (OTC Bulletin Board: CSGH, "China Sun Group"), which through its wholly-owned subsidiary Dalian Xinyang High-Tech Development Co.
WUXI, China, March 11 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- WSP Holdings Limited (NYSE: WH) ("WSP Holdings" or the "Company"), a leading Chinese manufacturer of API (American Petroleum Institute) and non-API seamless casing, tubing and drill pipes used in oil and natural gas exploration, drilling and extraction ("Oil Country Tubular Goods" or "OCTG"), and other pipes and connectors, today announced its unaudited financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2008....
BEIJING, March 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Sinovac Biotech Ltd. (NYSE Alternext US: SVA), a leading developer and provider of vaccines in China, announced today that the Chinese government, led by the Ministry of Science and Technology of China, the Ministry of Finance and the State Administration of Taxation, jointly granted the Company's operating subsidiary, Sinovac Biotech Co.
Oasis says the Chinese government has canceled the British band's April gigs in Beijing and Shanghai after deeming the rockers unsuitable for Chinese audiences. Representatives from the Chinese government have revoked the performance licenses already issued for the band and ordered their shows in both Beijing and Shanghai to be immediately canceled, Oasis said in a statement issued to The Daily Telegraph.
~ Taking a look back at China's NPCC Industry in 2008 and its market outlook for 2009 ~ SINGAPORE, Feb.
KAIFENG, China, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Valves Technology, Inc.
NEW YORK, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- SmartHeat Inc.
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