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China’s catering sales booming


May 29th, 2012 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 29 (IANS) The annual sales of China's catering industry is expected to reach 3.7 trillion yuan ($587 billion) by 2015.Chinese Vice Minister of Commerce Jiang Zengwei said this ... Read more...

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Beijing auto show models denounced over attires


April 29th, 2012 - 8:13 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 29 (IANS) Authorities in Beijing have issued a "serious reprimand" for an ongoing car exhibition which has stirred controversy for its scantily-clad models, Xinhua reported.According to Beijing's Capital ... Read more...

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Sexy models at China auto show spark debate


April 26th, 2012 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 26 (IANS) Models clad in revealing dresses at an ongoing international automotive exhibition here have drawn criticism for seeking instant fame while crossing the thin moral red line.The ... Read more...

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Chinese automaker to develop electric car with US partner


April 26th, 2012 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 26 (IANS) One of China's major privately owned automakers, Great Wall Motors, will work with a US company to develop electric vehicles.The automaker signed an agreement Tuesday with ... Read more...

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James Cameron to help in Chinese 3D film


April 22nd, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 22 (IANS) A team of "Titanic" director James Cameron, also behind the success of sci-fi blockbuster "Avatar", will assist in shooting "The Art of War", a 3D ... Read more...

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Cameron tapped for China’s 3D film


April 22nd, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 22 (IANS) James Cameron' 3D team, behind the worldwide success of 2009 sci-fi blockbuster "Avatar", is being tapped to assist in shooting "The Art of War", a ... Read more...

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First Beijing international film festival begins


April 24th, 2011 - 8:33 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 24 (IANS) Hollywood star Jackie Chan, "Lion King" director Rob Minkoff and director of Oscar-winning "Black Swan", Darren Aronofsky, were among the celebrities who attended the First Beijing ... Read more...

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China bans Chinglish buzzwords created by netizens


December 25th, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 25 (ANI): Chinese netizens' attempt at creating Chinglish buzzwords to be incorporated in Chinese language has been thwarted by the General Administration of Press and Publication.Netizens had come up ... Read more...

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Beijing overtakes Heathrow as world’s second busiest airport


December 13th, 2010 - 5:44 pm ICT by ANI
London/Beijing, Dec.13 (ANI): Beijing's Capital Airport has officially overtaken London's Heathrow to become the world's second-busiest international air-hub.According to state-run People's Daily and The Telegraph, the airport welcomed its 70 millionth passenger ... Read more...

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Innovative ‘3D Fast Bus’ may alleviate traffic woes


August 5th, 2010 - 6:13 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 5 (ANI): The 13th Beijing International High-tech Expo in May this year came up with the concept of a '3D Fast Bus' that will transport passengers above the traffic.But despite ... Read more...

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800,000 visitors expected at Beijing auto show


May 2nd, 2010 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 2 (IANS) A record 800,000 people are expected to visit this year's Beijing auto show, authorities said Sunday. The event had received more than 700,000 visitors as of May 1. As ... Read more...

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Olympic Media Village opens in Beijing


July 25th, 2008 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, July 25 (Xinhua) The Olympic Media Village opened here Friday amid some foreign media's concerns about free reporting in China. People's Daily, the mouthpiece of China's ruling party, ran a commentary ... Read more...

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China pledges foreign media covering Olympics excellent service


July 10th, 2008 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, July 10 (Xinhua) China pledged Thursday to provide excellent service to foreign journalists who will be in Beijing to cover the Olympic Games in August. "China will provide good media service ... Read more...

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Beijing opens Olympic media centres


July 8th, 2008 - 1:50 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Beijing, July 8 (DPA) Organisers of the 2008 Olympics Tuesday opened three media centres for the games, promising to allow live broadcasts from anywhere in the city and full access to the ... Read more...

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