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Scenes From Hong Kong, 'Pearl of the Orient'

The Atlantic - 22 Jun 2017
Performers dance at the 2015 Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade on February 19, 2015 in Hong Kong. The parade featured illuminated floats accompanied by local and international performing groups which entertained both locals ...
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Duterte limits use of firecrackers to 'community displays'

Rappler - 21 Jun 2017
28, signed on Tuesday, June 20, thus bans private citizens from using firecrackers or staging their own fireworks displays at their residences, a common activity during New Year's Eve or Chinese New Year. "To minimize the risk of injuries and ...
chinese new year 2014

World's Ugliest Dog Contest awards underdogs' inner beauty - 23 Jun 2017
FILE - In this June 20, 2014 file photo, Peanut, a 2-year-old mutt is held by owner Holly Chandler after winning the World's Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma-Marin Fair in Petaluma, Calif. The annual World's Ugliest Dog Contest ...
chinese new year 2014

Scientist gets time served for theft of military documents

Military Times - 23 Jun 2017
Federal prosecutors said the 39-year-old Chinese citizen, a permanent resident of the U.S., worked on military jet engines at the United Technologies Research Center in East Hartford and took numerous stolen documents from the company to China.
chinese new year 2014

The $100 Billion City Next to Singapore Has a Big China Problem

Bloomberg - 22 Jun 2017
The dream of a Malaysian version of Shenzhen — largely funded by Chinese developers and buyers — with hotels, offices, golf courses, tech parks and thousands of ritzy new apartments, is having to adapt after China's government clamped down on an ...
chinese new year 2014

US man 'gave top-secret information' to Chinese agent

BBC News - 22 Jun 2017
A former US diplomatic officer has been arrested and charged with giving top-secret documents to a Chinese agent. According to an affidavit, Kevin Mallory, a 60-year-old from Virginia, is said to have travelled to Shanghai in March and April 2017. He ...
chinese new year 2014

Gender and Disability in Chinese Higher Ed

Inside Higher Ed (blog) - 23 Jun 2017
The expansion of Chinese higher education along with the country's success in expanding primary and secondary attendance in recent decades has brought about new opportunities for girls and women. Like many other more developed countries, women in ...
chinese new year 2014

Chinese to review exposure to companies investing heavily overseas

The Times (subscription) - 22 Jun 2017
The companies under scrutiny include Dalian Wanda, which last year acquired Odeon Cinemas for £921 million, and Fosun International, which has taken an 11 per cent stake in Thomas Cook and launched a £224 million bid for Aim-listed Gemfields, the ...

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