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China has over 1 mn multi-millionaires

July 31st, 2012 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 31 (IANS) In a first, the number of multi-millionaires in China has surpassed the one million mark, according to the latest edition of a Chinese magazine known for ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

China bars airlines from paying EU carbon emission charge

February 6th, 2012 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Feb 6 (IANS) China's airlines are not allowed to pay a charge on carbon emissions imposed by the European Union (EU) nor are they allowed to hike freight or ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Chinese making fortunes out of ‘e-business’ trend

September 25th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 25 (ANI): E-shopping is no more a "shelter" for Chinese youngsters to make their living, but is now one of the most lucrative business options.He Hongwei, a college graduate ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

First ‘genetic map’ of Han Chinese may aid search for disease susceptibility genes

November 26th, 2009 - 2:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 26 (ANI): Scientists at the Genome Institute of Singapore (GIS) have published the first genetic historical map of the Han Chinese, the largest ethnic population in the world, as they ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

India yet to tap diaspora well, unlike China: Study

September 4th, 2009 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 4 (IANS) India has only now begun to tap its 25-million diaspora in 130 countries to boost its growth, unlike China that owes much of its economic miracle to ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

The key to perfect pitch lies in tonal languages

May 7th, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 7 (ANI): Do you want your child to have the perfect pitch? Well, then start him or her early on Mandarin or Vietnamese lessons, that's the suggestion of a new ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Human China seen as reneging on media-freedom vow

July 7th, 2008 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, July 7 (ANI): A 71-page report by Human Rights Watch, which was released on Monday, has indicated that China has expanded the forbidden zones sensitive regions and subjects that are ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Captive tigers purebred ancestry raises their conservation value

April 18th, 2008 - 2:15 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 18 (ANI): A new report has determined that many captive tigers held in captivity around the world represent purebred subspecies and harbor genomic diversity no longer found in nature, ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Captive tigers are of purebred ancestry: study

April 18th, 2008 - 12:49 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 18 (IANS) Tigers held captive in zoos, circuses and private homes worldwide may hold considerable conservation value for their rapidly dwindling wild brethren, according to a new study. A new ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |