India Presses China to Resolve Border Dispute

Wall Street Journal | Thu, 18 Sep 2014 04:20:38 -0700

NEW DELHI—India's prime minister pressed China's president for a speedy resolution of boundary disputes as hundreds of Indian and Chinese forces faced off in the Himalayas, overshadowing a summit meeting aimed at deepening economic ties.

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Alibaba's Jack Ma: From 'crazy' to China's richest man

USA TODAY | Wed, 17 Sep 2014 12:10:08 -0700

A scrawny Ma, just over 5 feet tall, was rejected by KFC and other employers in his hometown of Hangzhou in east China. He believed in the Internet's business potential when few other Chinese did. Outlandish ideas earned him the nickname "Crazy Jack Ma.


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China Central Bank Appears to Inject $81 Billion Into Top Lenders

New York Times | Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:17:19 -0700

China's central bank has lent 100 billion renminbi, or $16.2 billion, to each of the country's five main, state-controlled banks, bankers and economists said Wednesday, although the central bank and the five banks involved stayed silent. The seemingly ...

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Apple's iPhone 6 still one license away from elusive China launch

Reuters | Thu, 18 Sep 2014 02:11:14 -0700

The official Xinhua news agency said on Thursday that Apple's new iPhone had been given regulatory approval for use on domestic frequencies, but the phone cannot be sold in China until a key network license is granted. The Xinhua report did not ...


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