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 2018-06-20 03:05 

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Experts say suspension of U.S.-S Korean military games encouraging, uncertainties remain...

U.S. experts have said that the Pentagon's decision to suspend an annual military drill with South Korea is a show of good faith but uncertainties remain as details concerning the suspension have not yet been revealed....

 2018-06-20 02:55 

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UN chief voices opposition to separating children from migrant parents...

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres believes that children must not be traumatized by being separated from their parents, his spokesman, Stephane Dujarric, said on Monday....

 2018-06-20 02:53 

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Damaging U.S. tariff tantrums call for firm response, experts say...

Global traders were thrown into further uncertainty on Tuesday after the United States threatened to slap an additional 10-percent tariff on 200 billion U.S. dollars worth of Chinese goods....

 2018-06-20 00:14 

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Xi Jinping, Kim Jong Un hold talks in Beijing...

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and Chinese president, on Tuesday held talks with Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea and chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democrati...

 2018-06-19 21:09 

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China's top legislature reads draft amendment to individual income tax law...

The Standing Committee of China's National People's Congress Tuesday started to review a draft amendment to the individual income tax law at its bimonthly session....

 2018-06-19 20:57 

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Chinese banks continue to see net forex purchase in May...

Chinese commercial banks continued to see a net foreign exchange purchase in May, data from the country's forex regulator showed Tuesday....

 2018-06-19 20:56 

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China considers raising tax-free individual income threshold...

China is considering lifting the threshold for collecting individual income tax to 5,000 yuan (US$773.70) per month from the current 3,500 yuan, according to Xinhua news agency....

 2018-06-19 20:56 

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Murdered Chinese student's family, U.S. university feel let down by killer's sentence...

The Arizona State University (ASU) said Monday that it shares concerns with the family of Jiang Yue, a Chinese ASU exchange student who was fatally shot by an American woman after a rear-end crash in Arizona two years ago....

 2018-06-19 20:55 

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World Cup venue Kazan Arena home to Europe's largest outside screen...

A view of the screen at Kazan Arena, a stadium in Kazan, Russia, June 16, 2018. It's the largest outside screen in Europe....

 2018-06-19 20:54 

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Chinese researchers discover key gene can affect woman's fertility...

Chinese researchers have discovered that a gene called MTOR plays a key role in the ability of women to release healthy eggs from their ovaries....

 2018-06-19 20:53 

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Carrie Lam outlines Hong Kong's need for talent...

Hong Kong is in great need of talent in biomedicine, financial technology and artificial intelligence to promote further development of the Greater Bay Area in southern China, said Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, Hong Kong SAR chief executive....

 2018-06-19 20:51 

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Draft e-commerce law gets third reading...

China's draft e-commerce law was submitted to the top legislature for a third reading on Tuesday, further regulating online market order and protecting consumers' rights....

 2018-06-19 20:44 

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Tibet relocates villagers living in high-altitude nature reserve...

A total of 1,102 residents have been relocated to a new settlement in Lhasa to make their old neighbourhoods accessible to wild animals in the Qiangtang National Nature Reserve....

 2018-06-19 20:44 

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Xi, Morales hold talks, agree to establish China-Bolivia strategic partnership...

Chinese President Xi Jinping and visiting Bolivian President Juan Evo Morales Ayma on Tuesday agreed that the two countries would establish a strategic partnership to promote greater development of bilateral relations at a new historical starting point....

 2018-06-19 20:39 

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Chinese festival going global with dragon boats...

The Dragon Boat Festival was celebrated among overseas Chinese communities worldwide over the weekend with the specialty food Zongzi, but not necessarily a dragon boat race, both widely seen as its logos....

 2018-06-19 18:32 

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S. Korean solider injured in battleship explosion off southeast coast...

A South Korean navy solider was seriously injured Tuesday in a battleship explosion in waters off the country's southeast coast, Yonhap news agency and local broadcaster YTN reported....

 2018-06-19 18:31 

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Experts predict a positive Chinese economy...

Chinese economists and foreign research institutions predict a positive Chinese economy, thanks to the country's stable operation of the supply side, improved domestic demand and supply relationship, and optimized economic structure, despite of the in...

 2018-06-19 18:31 

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Lotus flowers set a lovely summer scene in Huangshan...

A beautiful pink lotus flower blossoms in a park in Huangshan city, East China's Anhui Province, June 18, 2018. The flowers are lush and softly brilliant, serving as a bright accent to this tranquil summer scene....

 2018-06-19 18:25 

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China sees more trips made during Dragon Boat Festival holiday...

Chinese tourists made 89 million domestic trips during the three-day Dragon Boat Festival holiday, up 7.9 percent year on year, official data showed....

 2018-06-19 18:23 

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Trade issues weigh on Dow industrials...

The ongoing trade friction between the US and China is getting much of the blame for the stock market's recent tepid performance....

 2018-06-19 18:19 

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U.S. farmers dread 'ifs' of tariffs...

As of April, US exports of pork to China at close to $98 million had grown four percent by volume and 14 percent by value, according to the US Meat Export Federation. That growth trend might get reversed, however....

 2018-06-19 18:18 

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Two killed, several injured after Malmo shooting...

Police forensics investigate the scene after people were shot and injured outside an Internet Cafe in Malmo, southern Sweden, June 18, 2018....

 2018-06-19 18:17 

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Maternity matron helps maximize motherhood...

Liu Guixiang never thought she'd end up as the chief instructor training hundreds of maternity matrons to help families with newborn babies after she was forced to step down in 2000 from a factory job in Jinan, East China's Shandong province....

 2018-06-19 18:16 

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Poll: Positive turns seen in Taiwan residents' attitude towards mainland...

At least 49 percent of the Taiwan residents have shown positive attitudes towards the mainland, up 4.4 percent compared with last year, marking the first time that people holding positive impressions accounting for the majority, according to a poll releas...

 2018-06-19 18:12 

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China continues to inject funds into market...

China's central bank continued to inject liquidity into the financial system through open market operations on Tuesday to offset liquidity pressure....

 2018-06-19 18:11 

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Fresh tariffs show U.S. politics trumping people's interests, say experts...

Fresh U.S. tariffs on imports from China reflect the Trump administration's vested political interests and its indifference to the demands of U.S. farming community, companies and consumers, trade experts and business leaders said on Monday....

 2018-06-19 18:09 

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New clues of ancient Roman life emerge in Pompeii as Italian experts take multi-disciplinary approach...

Onto one wall recently unearthed along the alleys of the ancient Roman city of Pompeii, an electoral slogan promoted a local notable at the time....

 2018-06-19 17:58 

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Villagers and crocodiles live side-by-side in African village...

A boy leans on the back of a crocodile on May 19, 2018 at a pond in Bazoule in Burkina Faso, a village which happily shares its local pond with 'sacred' crocodiles. Crocodiles may be one of the deadliest hunters in the animal kingdom, but in a sma...

 2018-06-19 17:58 

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Safari time...

With hundreds of thousands of animals expected to arrive in Kenya's Masai Mara National Reserve to graze later this month, in a phenomenon in East Africa known as the great migration, the country's tourism officials have intensified efforts to att...

 2018-06-19 17:53 

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World's oldest orangutan passes away at Western Australia Zoo...

The oldest orangutan in the world, Puan, has died aged 62 on Monday at Western Australia's Perth Zoo....

 2018-06-19 17:48 

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DNA analysis reveals distinct lineage of ancient panda in south China...

Chinese scientists have found an ancient panda, belonging to a distinct group not found today, separated from present-day pandas 144,000 to 227,000 years ago....

 2018-06-19 17:47 

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Man makes music with sliced materials...

Tree leaves, an umbrella or even a piece of cowhide can be an instrument that Ruan Hongchang uses to play with....

 2018-06-19 17:46 

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Magnitude 6.1 quake in Japan's Osaka area kills three, stops factories...

This picture shows a collapsed house following an earthquake in Ibaraki City, north of Osaka prefecture, June 18, 2018....

 2018-06-19 17:40 

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Duck-grabbing tradition in ancient town...

Participants compete to grab ducks during a folk event to celebrate the Dragon Boat Festival in the Tuojiang River in Phoenix Ancient Town, Central China's Hunan Province, June 18, 2018....

 2018-06-19 17:36 

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Magna, BAIC Group to form JVs for NEVs in China...

Canadian global automotive supplier Magna International on Monday signed an agreement with Beijing Automotive Group Co., Ltd. (BAIC Group), China's largest new energy vehicle (NEV) maker, to set up two joint ventures to engineer and build NEVs in Chin...

 2018-06-19 17:32 

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Tech giant Apple slapped with large fine for misleading Australian customers...

Apple has been hit with a 6.6 million U.S. dollar fine following an investigation into claims it misled Australian customers who had purchased faulty products....

 2018-06-19 17:30 

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Alibaba agrees to deepen economic ties with Malaysia...

Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad met Jack Ma Yun, founder of Alibaba Group, in his office on Monday, where he said that his government welcomes Chinese investment in Malaysia....

 2018-06-19 17:20 

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New findings may end Jurassic Park dinosaur controversy...

Paleontologists have discovered evidence suggesting that dromaeosaurids lived together in groups, a conclusion that might put an end to a long-running dispute about the accuracy of the raptors depicted in the blockbuster film Jurassic Park, Beijing Youth ...

 2018-06-19 17:19 

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China's quantum radar to monitor high-speed aircraft from space...

A quantum radar, developed by the 14th Institute of China Electronics Technology Group Corporation (CETC), was shown at the 8th International Radar Exposition....

 2018-06-19 17:17 

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U.S., S.Korean FMs discuss next steps on Korean Peninsula issue...

U.S. State Department said on Monday that State Secretary Mike Pompeo and South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha have discussed next steps on the Korean Peninsula issue after the summit between leaders of the United States and the Democratic People&...

 2018-06-19 17:10 

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Xiaomi postpones issuing CDR...

Xiaomi has decided to first offer shares in Hong Kong and then issue China Depositary Receipts (CDR) at a "proper time", the company announced on its Sina Weibo official account on Tuesday....

 2018-06-19 17:05 

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Mars to come closest to Earth in 15 years...

Mars will look bigger and brighter in the coming weeks than it has appeared in the last 15 years, according to NASA....

 2018-06-19 16:30 

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Xiaomi postpones planned CDR offering...

Chinese tech giant Xiaomi will postpone its planned share offerings via China Depositary Receipts (CDRs) issuance in the mainland market, the country's securities regulator said Tuesday....

 2018-06-19 16:13 

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China set to release new negative list for foreign investment...

China has completed the revision of new negative list for market access of foreign investment and will make it public soon, China Securities Journal reported on Tuesday....

 2018-06-19 15:25 

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Johnson & Johnson sets up Beijing institute...

U.S. healthcare giant Johnson & Johnson launched its first Johnson & Johnson Institute with virtual reality technology for the Asia-Pacific region in China, as the company said it sees the country as one of its most important markets....

 2018-06-19 15:21 

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Three-year action plan aims for blue skies...

Within three years, air pollution in China's key urban areas will be significantly reduced, resulting in more blue-sky days, by shrinking outdated production capacity and the use of substandard coal, as part of efforts to change energy consumption and...

 2018-06-19 15:18 

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China vows countermeasures against U.S. tariff...

China will "fight back firmly" if the United States publishes an additional list of tariffs on Chinese goods, China's Ministry of Commerce said on Tuesday morning....

 2018-06-19 15:15 

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American, Chinese scientists develop system to effectively test drug function...

American and Chinese scientists have developed droplet-sized "mini-ecosystems" that can quickly see if a molecule can function as a potential therapeutic....

 2018-06-19 15:09 

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U.S. accounts for over 40 pct of world's civilian-held firearms: survey...

The United States far outnumbers other countries in civilian firearm holding, with its 4-percent population holding over 40 percent of the world's civilian-owned firearms last year, a survey said Monday....

 2018-06-19 15:09 

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A big market for clean energy firms...

As the share of renewable energy in most Central and Eastern European countries is still significantly lower than the European Union's 2030 target, insiders see massive potential for Chinese clean energy companies in the region....

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