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China's animal rights movement energized by stars like Yao Ming, group says
BEIJING — Celebrities like basketball star Yao Ming have helped energize China's animal rights movement by speaking out against shark fin soup and bear bile tonics, an animal welfare group said Tuesday. Jill Robinson, who established the Hong ...

Morning Business Memo
Hours before ABC News' “Nightline” airs its global exclusive on working conditions at Foxconn tonight, Apple has reportedly told prominent environmental activists in the United States and China that it will soon allow independent reviews of at least ...

Great Wall Motors becomes first Chinese automaker to assemble cars in the EU
BAHOVITSA, Bulgaria — Great Wall Motors launched operations in Bulgaria on Tuesday, becoming the first Chinese automaker to assemble cars in the European Union. At a ceremony in the village of Bahovista, the major Chinese sports utility vehicle maker ...

300-million-year-old 'Chinese Pompeii' found buried under volcanic ash
Researchers near Wuda, China, have uncovered a tropical forest that was preserved by ash from a volcanic eruption during the early Permian era. By Wynne Parry, LiveScience Senior Writer / February 21, 2012 This artist's painting shows a tropical forest ...

Tibetans cancel New Year celebrations
By Moni Basu, CNN A worker puts up a Tibetan scroll to mark the Tibetan New Year at the Yonghegong Lama temple in Beijing, China, Tuesday. (CNN) -- Wednesday marks Losar, or the Tibetan New Year, but there will be no music, chanting, ...

Lamborghini Revives Rambo Competing With Maserati in China: Cars
Feb. 22 (Bloomberg) -- Volkswagen AG's Lamborghini is upending tradition with a new sport-utility vehicle, joining Bentley and Maserati in super-sizing their supercars to make more of a mark in China. "An SUV comes in handy when you need to ferry more ...

Shanghai Eases Home Purchase Restrictions, Securities News Says
By Bloomberg News Feb. 22 (Bloomberg) -- Shanghai eased home purchase restrictions to allow a broader pool of buyers to purchase a second property in China's financial center, Shanghai Securities News reported today. The city loosened its definition of ...

Hong Kong Stocks Drop on China Manufacturing, Growth Concern
By Jonathan Burgos Feb. 22 (Bloomberg) -- Hong Kong stocks declined after a report showed China's manufacturing output may be heading for a fourth month of contraction and as oil prices near a nine-month high sparked concern global economic growth will ...

Investor Rogers Compares Myanmar Reforms to China's Opening
By Glenys Sim Feb. 22 (Bloomberg) -- Investor Jim Rogers, the chairman of Rogers Holdings who predicted a global commodities rally in 1999, said that Myanmar may be embracing reform as China did decades earlier and he's optimistic about the nation's ...

China PMI May Shrink for 4th Month: Survey
Enlarge image China's Manufacturing May Shrink for Fourth Month China's Manufacturing May Shrink for Fourth Month Nelson Ching/Bloomberg China's exports and imports fell for the first time in more than two years in January, while home prices failed to ...

Iron Ore-Spot prices inch up but China demand still weak
* Spot prices increase but traders still cautious * Shanghai rebar futures gain again after last week's rout * Steel demand could recover in March (Updates rebar price) BEIJING, Feb 22 (Reuters) - Spot iron ore prices in China inched up on Wednesday ...

China Energy Consumption Rises at Fastest Pace in Four Years
China's energy use rose at the fastest pace in four years in 2011 and efficiency improved, according to the National Bureau of Statistics. Consumption climbed 7 percent to 3.48 billion metric tons of standard coal equivalent, a report on the bureau's ...

METALS-Copper falls on demand concerns, China data
* China Feb new export orders fall, PMI still below 50 -HSBC * Euro zone PMIs suggest region may slide back to recession * COMING UP: US existing home sales 1500 GMT By Harpreet Bhal LONDON, Feb 22 (Reuters) - Copper eased on Wednesday, ...

Eight Questions: Rebecca MacKinnon, 'Consent of the Networked'
As Beijing bureau chief for CNN in the late 1990′s, Rebecca MacKinnon witnessed first-hand the arrival of the Internet in China and the Chinese government's struggle to control a technology some predicted would help bring about the end of Communist ...

Tencent Pivoting From PC to IPhone for China's Online Ads: Tech
By Mark Lee Feb. 22 (Bloomberg) -- Tencent Holdings Ltd. is China's biggest Internet company, with 430 million users. Even so, it is only No. 6 in attracting advertising because its customers are considered students and farmers without much ...

Facebook, China Have Too Much in Common to 'Like': William Pesek
Feb. 22 (Bloomberg) -- Mark Zuckerberg is pulling off a feat bigger than becoming the world's richest 20-something: thriving in the cyber age even before "friending" the most populous nation and biggest Internet market. Facebook Inc.'s founder will ...

Tibetans Mark Solemn New Year Amid Standoff With China
February 22, 2012 Tibetans Mark Solemn New Year Amid Standoff With China Kurt Achin | New Delhi Tibetans are refraining from annual celebrations to mark their traditional new year holiday, and instead are seeking to draw attention to what they describe ...

US turns up heat on China solar subsidies
By James Melik Reporter, Business Daily, BBC World Service In the search for sustainable energy, the battle for the growing solar market could be set to trigger a trade war between China and the US. At the heart of the dispute is the claim that China ...

China's Geely Turns to Egypt
By NORIHIKO SHIROUZU BEIJING—Economic growth is slowing in China and Western markets are a tough sell, so Zhejiang Geely Holdings Group Co. is turning to emerging markets, most recently, Egypt. Geely and an Egyptian car-assembly company said Wednesday ...

Siemens Blindsided by China Wind Boom Plans 'Massive' Investment
By Richard Weiss Feb. 22 (Bloomberg) -- Siemens AG, the world's largest maker of offshore wind turbines, said it underestimated the pace of growth in the Chinese wind market and will ramp up spending to catch up as local competitors increase their lead ...

Mainland Chinese Flock to Hong Kong to Give Birth
HONG KONG — For years, Hong Kongers have nursed complaints about the growing parade of visitors to their city from mainland China. The mainlanders spit, litter, jaywalk and cut in line, the locals grouse; they talk too loudly, eat on the subway and ...

SEC Charges 2 Chinese Executives With Fraud
By DAVID BARBOZA SHANGHAI — American regulators charged two Chinese executives on Wednesday with defrauding investors of hundreds of millions of dollars by stealing and selling the assets of a coal mining company in China whose stock trades in the ...

Wen Seen Paring China Growth Goal in State-of-the-Union on Inequality Rise
Enlarge image Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao Michele Tantussi/Bloomberg Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao. Play Video China's Premier Wen Jiabao is seen signaling next month that curbing pollution, inequality and the risk of financial ...

Apple's IPad Trademark Battle Unveils Bank of China as Opponent
By Bloomberg News Feb. 23 (Bloomberg) -- Apple Inc.'s legal fight for the iPad name in China doesn't just pit the world's most-valuable company against a failed Hong Kong display maker. Some of the nation's biggest banks also are opposing the ...

PRECIOUS-Gold pauses after rally; monetary easing hopes support
* Weak data from China, euro zone could prompt monetary easing * Platinum rally may be short-lived * Spot gold could rise to $1797/oz - technicals * Coming Up: Germany, Ifo business climate, Feb; 0900 GMT (Adds details; updates prices) By Rujun Shen ...

METALS-LME copper subdued, economic woes weigh
* Weak euro zone, China manufacturing hurt sentiment * LME copper little changed on thin volumes * Coming Up: Germany Ifo business climate, 0900 GMT (Updates prices) By Manolo Serapio Jr SINGAPORE, Feb 23 (Reuters) - London copper steadied on Thursday ...

Iron Ore-Spot edges up in tentative market
* Recent fall in iron ore revives some buying interest * Rising China steel stockpiles point to weak demand * Shanghai rebar drops after 3 days of gains (Updates rebar price) By Manolo Serapio Jr and Ruby Lian SINGAPORE/SHANGHAI, Feb 23 (Reuters) ...

SAB Miller To Join Bidders For Kingway Brewery -Source
By Jessica Hodgson Of DOW JONES NEWSWIRES LONDON (Dow Jones)--SAB Miller PLC (SAB.LN) is to join a growing list of bidders for the brewery operations of Hong Kong beer maker Kingway Brewery Holdings Ltd. (0124.HK), which has begun a strategic review ...

Bull Market for Bear Bile Leads to China IPO: Adam Minter
On Feb. 1, with little fanfare, the China Securities Regulatory Commission released a list of 217 companies seeking approval to hold initial public offerings in the coming months. It included manufacturers, property developers and, if you looked hard ...

Cyber security expert finds new flaw in smartphones
A former McAfee researcher has used a previously unknown hole in smartphone browsers to plant China-based malware that can record calls, pinpoint locations and access user texts and emails. By Ken Dilanian, Los Angeles Times Just as US companies are ...


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