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Why Starbucks Succeeded In China: A Lesson For All Retailers
I write about China e-commerce, tech, consumers and supply chain Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. Co-written with Suresh Dalai, a consultant with Alvarez & Marsal and former operations and merchandising director of Levi Strauss ...

A giant telescope listening for aliens could be disrupted by millions of tourists' cellphones
To search for extraterrestrial life, China launched the world's largest radio telescope, the 500-meter Aperture Spherical Telescope (FAST), in September. Located in Pingtang, a mountainous county in the southwestern Guizhou province, the telescope was ...

China is threatening the rule of law in Hong Kong
“YOU can lock up our bodies, but not our minds!” So says a message posted on the Twitter account of Joshua Wong, a pro-democracy activist in Hong Kong (pictured), shortly after he and two associates were sent to jail on August 17th for their roles in ...

China, Russia defend Pakistan's important role in Afghanistan
BEIJING: China's top diplomat has defended Pakistan's "important role" in Afghanistan in a phone call with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, after President Donald Trump accused Islamabad of harbouring terrorists. Trump, in unveiling his Afghanistan ...

China military warns against return to bad old ways in graft fight
The Chinese military needs to be on its guard against corruption rearing its head again, the official People's Liberation Army Day said on Friday, warning the arrow cannot be put back in the quiver in the fight. Soldiers of China's People's Liberation ...

China's confident 'silver fox' steps into diplomatic limelight
BEIJING (Reuters) - He has been likened to a “silver fox” in China's state media. Online, his looks and staunch defense of Chinese interests has won him a loyal following. Foreign diplomats say he can be suave and charming, as well as tough. Foreign ...

India and China are at a standoff and we need to pay attention
In the Himalayan highlands, a small stretch of rocky plateau is at the centre of a military standoff, with two Asian behemoths breathing fire at one another as Bhutan, an involved bystander, sinks into the shadows. The location – Doklam – is barely 89 ...

China says nothing will stop its long-range air force drills; Japan, Taiwan edgy
No amount of interference or shadowing of its aircraft will stop the Chinese air force from carrying out long-range drills, the defence ministry said, announcing another round of exercises of the type that have unnerved neighbouring Taiwan and Japan ...

China's traditional food giants struggle to stay relevant in digital age
Among the string of Hong Kong-listed companies filing earnings results this month, food companies whose focus is mainland China have reported mixed performances, with those seen as technology savvy having the upper hand in attracting young customers ...

US Navy collisions a propaganda windfall for China - Times of India
A spate of deadly collisions involving US Navy warships in Asian waters has provided a propaganda windfall to rivals like China and given already rattled ...

China deploys army to assist in Macau typhoon clean-up
China has deployed the People's Liberation Army in Macau to help the relief effort as the local government in the glitzy casino hub struggles to cope with the destruction wrought by Typhoon Hato. The deployment of the local PLA garrison on Friday ...

China hits back at Japan for targeting Chinese firms in fresh North Korea sanctions
China has hit back at Japan for slapping sanctions on Chinese companies in a bid to pressure North Korea, accusing Tokyo of following Washington's lead and creating barriers to bilateral ties. Japanese Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said on ...

Chinese Consulate General in Houston sends hurricane warning
HOUSTON, Aug. 25 (Xinhua) -- Consulate general of China in Houston issued an emergency warning Friday, asking Chinese citizens in Texas to be prepared as Hurricane Harvey is expected a landfall Friday night. Hurricane Harvey has intensified into a ...

Former Indian diplomat says 'nothing can be ruled out' in border spat with China
An India-China border standoff in the Himalayas is unresolved after three months, but back-channel talks are raising hope there could be a resolution. Both superpowers continue to have troops at the faceoff site and a former Indian diplomat, when asked ...

China bans new joint ventures with North Koreans to comply with UN sections
Beijing has banned individuals and enterprises from opening new joint venture companies with North Koreans in China, in line with UN Security Council sanctions. A notice issued by the Ministry of Commerce late on Friday said new joint venture ...

Chinese government advisor says more Mandarin needed to fight poverty
BEIJING (Reuters) - Not enough effort is being put into teaching China's ethnic minorities standardised Mandarin Chinese during Beijing's fight to eradicate poverty, a top advisor to the government said on Saturday. Chinese president Xi Jinping has ...

As the US steps back, Vietnamese wonder if China is taking control
HANOI — Citizens of Vietnam have developed an unusual national pastime: Across the country and on social networks, people trade suspicions that their government is secretly giving in to an aggressive China. And lately, there has been plenty of fuel ...

China might be interested in seeing stability in Afghanistan, South Asia: Official
WASHINGTON: China might be interested in stability in Afghanistan and South Asia as it is building an ambitious infrastructure network in the region, a senior Trump administration official has said after Beijing backed Pakistan when the US president ...

China upgrades alert for Typhoon Pakhar
BEIJING, Aug. 26 (Xinhua) -- China upgraded its warning for Typhoon Parkhar to the second highest level Saturday afternoon, as it was estimated to make landfall in coastal areas of Guangdong Province Sunday. The National Meteorological Center (NMC) ...

China's Alibaba, IOC to build "Olympic cloud" for young fans
HANGZHOU, Aug. 26 (Xinhua) -- Heads of Chinese e-commerce titan Alibaba and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) met in Hangzhou to discuss ways of using cloud services to engage young fans around the globe. Alibaba signed a deal with the ...

240 South Sudanese get scholarships to study at Chinese universities
JUBA, Aug. 26 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese government has awarded scholarships to at least 240 South Sudanese students to study undergraduate and postgraduate programs at various Chinese universities. Li Xiangfeng, charge d'affaires of the Chinese ...

Amid border tensions, China oils its strategy
Amid looming crises in its neighbourhood, from the Korean Peninsula to the Doklam Plateau in the Himalayas, China has been beefing up its strategic petroleum reserve (SPR). The sight of huge oil tankers offloading in China's giant ports should come as ...

China promotes army general who fought Vietnam in 1979 border war
China's military has promoted an army general who fought Vietnam in a brief border war in 1979, the Defence Ministry said, part of a broad reshuffle expected as ...

How China's 'ugliest' girl group reclaimed a taunt that brought them fame
They don't look anything like your typical celebrities and aren't particularly talented performers, but five teenage girls have made a name for themselves in China for precisely these reasons. The 17-year-old high schoolers, known collectively as ...

China to make sure 2022 Winter Olympic Games great success: President Xi
TIANJIN, Aug. 27 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping said here on Sunday that China will fully honor its commitment to host "a fantastic, extraordinary and excellent" 2022 Winter Olympic Games. Xi made the remarks when meeting with International ...

China must improve business environment for manufacturing sector: Premier Li
BEIJING (Reuters) - China should provide more fundraising services to companies, especially smaller firms, and look at fiscal and tax policies that support upgrading its manufacturing sector, Premier Li Keqiang said in remarks published on the ...

11 rescued from sunken cargo ship in Hong Kong during Typhoon Pakhar's hit
Members of Government Flying Service relocate the crew members of a sunken cargo ship in Hong Kong, south China, Aug. 27, 2017. Eleven crew members of a sunken cargo ship were rescued in Hong Kong waters during severe tropical storm Pakhar's hit ...

Czech PM visits Iraq to boost bilateral ties
BAGHDAD, Aug. 27 (Xinhua) -- Prime Minister of the Czech Republic Bohuslav Sobotka on Sunday met with Iraqi leaders during his official visit to Iraq over bilateral relations and cooperation in various fields. A statement by Iraqi Prime Minister Haider ...

China consulate involved in Newcastle Uni Taiwan row
The Chinese consulate-general has entered a dispute over Taiwanese independence at the University of Newcastle, exposing the increasing influence exerted by Beijing on Australian university campuses. The dispute, one of several involving Chinese ...

Commentary: Tianjin 2017 National Games mark historic milestone in China's sports reform
Photo taken on Aug. 27, 2017 shows the performance during the opening ceremony of the 13th Chinese National Games in north China's Tianjin Municipality. (Xinhua/Zhao Ge). By Sportswriter Ma Xiangfei. TIANJIN, Aug. 27 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese version ...


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