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2009-11-02 07:00:00

BEIJING, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Fire & Security Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: CFSG) ("China Fire" or "the Company"), a leading total solution provider of industrial fire protection systems in China, today announced that it plans to report its third quarter 2009 financial results on Monday, November 9, 2009 before the market opens. The Company will also hold a conference call to discuss the financial results the same day at 8:00 a.m. U.S. Eastern Time. Listeners may access the...

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. The climate in the relations between China and the rest of the world has changed, said Crescenzio Rivellini, the newly elected chairman of the EU delegation to China. Arm sales from EU member states to China have been banned since the 1989 incident in Tiananmen Square during which the Chinese army...

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. With hundreds of thousands of buyers, tens of thousands of suppliers, and hundreds of nationalities trading a wide variety of products, it might seem as though your only points of connection are pre-arranged online. But there are two things that link the Chinese Machinery salesman, the Saudi Arabian textile buyer, and the American conglomerate: they have the desire to...

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. Their games are popular with players from Europe, Southeast Asia, Asia, and America. Rattle Drum, one of the series of the Chinese traditional folk toys that is made by Colorme (Beijing) Info Tech Co., Ltd is...

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. The completion of the latest meeting of the US-China Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade (JCCT) saw further incremental progress on key issues, USCBC President John Frisbie said, and reaffirmed the importance of the US's trading relationship with China. "This is the most important economic relationship that the United States will have in...

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. Chicago is vying to host the Summer Games in 2016. What on earth could Chicago do to top the $50 billion party the Chinese government is throwing? With the thousands of rhythmic humans and the greatest fireworks...

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. For Cher Fu of Santa Clara, all the hype about the Games is a daily reminder of her family's nightmare. Three years ago, she says, her parents were thrown into a Chinese forced-labor camp, tortured and brainwashed....

2008-08-03 12:00:13

By Andrew Jacobs Juliet Macur contributed reporting. * The Chinese authorities, bowing to criticism from Olympic officials, foreign journalists and Western political leaders, have lifted some of the restrictions that blocked Web sites at the main press center for the Summer Games, although other politically sensitive sites remained inaccessible Friday. The government made no announcement about the partial lifting of its fire wall and it was unclear if the change would be temporary....

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. Two months ago, Chen was granted permission by the government to leave the country, a move he described as an important step towards a more tolerant...

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2005-11-17 00:30:00

By Ben Blanchard BEIJING -- 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. "They are not friendly to China," said Lai, 21. "I like Americans but I don't like their government. Too many...


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