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News China: Outrage in China After an American Man Stole a Finger From an Ancient Terra-cotta Warrior Statue

News channel or source: http://time.com/5166178/china-philadelphia-terracotta-warrior-theft/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Tim Graham—Getty Images By Laignee Barron Updated: February 20, 2018 4:31 AM ET After surviving more than 2,000 years in an underground crypt in central China, a life-seized terra-cotta warrior statue managed less than three months at the Franklin ...

News China: China seeks bigger catch from far-sea fishing fleet

News channel or source: https://www.ft.com/content/8bd1373a-12df-11e8-8cb6-b9ccc4c4dbbb
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

China plans to increase the catch from its far-sea fishing fleet as it clamps down on fishing in its own heavily depleted waters, in a move likely to heighten maritime tension with other coastal nations. The state-subsidised long-distance fleet is ...

News China: Why China's takeover of the Chicago Stock Exchange would have been a very bad thing

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2018/02/19/why-chinas-takeover-chicago-stock-exchange-would-have-been-very-bad-thing.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Late Thursday, the Securities and Exchange Commission issued a notice announcing it did not approve the proposed acquisition of the 136-year-old Chicago Stock Exchange by a Chinese-led consortium. The Chicago exchange, better known as CHX, is not happy ...

News China: China is pumping cash into Pakistan, but that might not convince other foreign investors

News channel or source: https://www.cnbc.com/2018/02/19/china-and-pakistans-belt-and-road-plan-might-not-convince-other-investors.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

China has committed an approximate $60 billion to infrastructure in Pakistan. But financial experts CNBC spoke to were undecided on whether this would boost Pakistan in the eyes of other foreign investors. China came to Pakistan's help when no-one was ...

News China: Philippines: Risks rising with China challenging US at sea

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/philippines-risks-rising-china-challenging-us-sea-53190624
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

The risks of a "miscalculation" and armed conflict have risen in the disputed South China Sea with a militarily stronger China now able to challenge the United States, which used to be the dominant power in the strategic waterway, the Philippine envoy to ...

News China: China wages war on funeral strippers

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/02/20/china-wages-war-funeral-strippers/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

China has launched its latest crackdown against a scourge which just won't seem to die in rural areas - funeral strippers. The Ministry of Culture said last month that it was targeting "striptease" and other "obscene, pornographic, and vulgar performances ...

News China: Ao Yun Proves China Can Produce Wines That Can Compete With The Best

News channel or source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/jeanniecholee/2018/02/20/ao-yun-proves-china-can-produce-wines-that-can-compete-with-best/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The first time I tasted the 2014 Ao Yun red wine blind, it was at a small dinner where it was served among many impressive wines – 1986 Chateau Clerc Milon, 2008 Giacomo Conterno Barolo Cascina Francia, 2014 Sena and 2007 Domaine Leroy Clos de Vougeot.

News China: Philippines' Duterte plays down China military facilities in disputed sea

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-philippines-china-southchinasea/philippines-duterte-plays-down-china-military-facilities-in-disputed-sea-idUSKCN1G31KQ
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte sought on Monday to allay fears about China’s construction of military bases on manmade islands in the South China Sea, saying these were built to defend against America rather than confront ...

News China: Canada’s women’s curlers on brink of missing Olympic playoffs after loss to China

News channel or source: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/sports/olympics/canada-curling-women-rachel-homan-men-kevin-koe/article38026106/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Rachel Homan and her Canadian rink are on the brink of missing the curling playoffs after a 7-5 loss to China on Tuesday at the Pyeongchang Olympics. China's Bingyu Wang stole a deuce in the second end and then added three in the fifth to deal Homan the loss.

News China: Elon Musk Impresses China

News channel or source: https://www.wsj.com/articles/elon-musk-impresses-china-1519078865
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

We missed commenting on the success of Elon Musk’s Falcon Heavy rocket launch this month amid the press of other news, but not for lack of admiration. The launch is another validation of Mr. Musk’s belief in private space travel, and it even captured ...