Man Detained for Nanjing Massacre Comments

A man has been apprehended and will be detained for five days for allegedly making “insulting” comments online about the Nanjing massacre in which over 300,000 Chinese were killed, Shanghai police said on Friday. The 35-year-old man, surnamed Meng, allegedly posted in a WeChat group on Thursday that more people should have been killed in […]

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Will the USA Invoke the Monroe Doctrine?

The establishment of diplomatic relations between China and Panama in June 2017 could be a big boost for the Central American country’s agricultural sector, a senior Panamanian official has said. Agriculture is a crucial part of the Panamanian economy, employing 17 percent of the workforce but facing major challenges. In a recent interview, Panama’s deputy […]

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The Death of the Petro Dollar

China will launch crude oil futures on March 26, as the world’s second largest economy moves to gain pricing power over commodities. After years of false starts, the crude futures contract will make its debut at the Shanghai International Energy Exchange (INE), the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC), the country’s top securities regulator, announced Friday. […]

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Cutting Red Tape Bolsters Economy

Some 21.6 million companies were registered in the past five years in China, thanks to the government’s push for entrepreneurship and innovation to bolster growth. Since China introduced mass entrepreneurship and innovation policies in 2014, more than 4,200 new hackspace companies have been created, serving over 120,000 start-up businesses and raising over 5.5 billion yuan […]

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China’s Fighter Jets to Maintain Airspace Integrity

China’s Su-35 fighter jets participated in a joint combat patrol mission in the South China Sea area with its latest J-20 stealth fighters to maintain airspace safety in the new era, a military expert said Saturday. The People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force announced on Wednesday that China has recently sent Su-35 fighter jets for […]

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