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2009-09-30 14:49:02

The European Union's new leader in EU-Chinese relations says he favors ending a 20-year arms embargo with China. I think we should remember that things have changed somewhat in the last few years.

2009-04-29 05:00:00

GUANGZHOU, China, April 29 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Visiting the Canton Fair this year, you might feel lost in the crowd.

2009-03-09 07:00:00

BEIJING, March 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Colorme (Beijing) Info Tech Co., Ltd has began to R&D mobile game software for iPhone platform since the beginning of 2008. They focus on Chinese folk, entertainment and other type of games. Until now, they have about ten games on-line.

2008-09-17 12:00:30

Continued engagement with China provides a measure of much needed stability in a volatile economy, the US-China Business Council (USCBC) said today.

2008-08-12 06:00:49

By Ted C. Fishman P eople in my home town, Chicago, are watching the Beijing Olympics carefully. Like everyone I've talked to, I'm dazzled. I also hope China does well in the Games because, as a frequent visitor to China, I know how much the Games mean to my friends there.

2008-08-03 12:00:25

By Ken McLaughlin and Linda Goldston, San Jose Mercury News, Calif. Aug. 3--Amelia Lam, a 36-year-old teacher's assistant, emigrated from Hong Kong to San Jose five years ago. When she talks about how proud she is that China is hosting the Summer Olympics, she almost glows.

2008-08-03 12:00:13

By Andrew Jacobs Juliet Macur contributed reporting.

2008-07-28 06:01:05

Text of report in English by Japan's largest news agency Kyodo Sydney, July 28 Kyodo - Leading Chinese dissident Chen Ziming, currently on his first overseas trip since being released from prison over a decade ago, plans to test the Chinese government's "free entry, free exit" policy ahead of the Beijing Olympics, he said here Monday.

2005-11-17 00:30:00

Chinese student Lai Junjie loves American movies, dreams of studying at M.I.T. and is working hard polishing his American-accented English. But ask him what he feels about U.S. government criticism of China's human rights record, arms sales to Taiwan and visits by Tibet's spiritual leader the Dalai Lama to Washington, and the smile falls from his face.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.