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Microblog use hampers work in China: Study

June 18th, 2012 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 18 (IANS) More than 50 percent of 500 office workers in Chinese business hub Shanghai have said their productivity goes down after using microblogs like Weibo during office ... Read more...

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US hopes to draw 100 mn visitors annually by 2021

May 11th, 2012 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 11 (IANS) The US government has announced a national strategy to attract 100 million international visitors annually by 2021 in a bid to boost economic growth and job ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Temple discovery reveals Indian Buddhism’s spread to China

May 8th, 2012 - 10:18 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, May 8 (IANS) Ruins of a Buddhist temple dating back to 1,500 years ago have been discovered in China's largest desert, offering valuable insight for historians studying Buddhism's spread ... Read more...

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Chinese-American named US Ambassador to Beijing

March 10th, 2011 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 10(ANI): US President Barack Obama has named Gary Locke to be the first Chinese-American ambassador to Beijing.Locke is the current US Secretary of Commerce."When he's in Beijing, I ... Read more...

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Google moves Chinese site to Hong Kong, stops censoring results

March 23rd, 2010 - 4:07 am ICT by IANS
San Francisco, March 23 (DPA) Google has moved its Chinese-language search engine site to Hong Kong and stopped censoring its Chinese search results, the company announced Monday. The move came after the web ... Read more...

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Google stops censoring search services on

March 23rd, 2010 - 2:19 am ICT by BNO News
SAN FRANCISCO (BNO NEWS) -- Google announced on Monday afternoon that it has stopped censoring the search services in China and its now re-directing the Chinese web traffic to Google Hong ... Read more...

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World Bank lends $441 mn to China

May 28th, 2008 - 5:25 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, May 28 (Xinhua) The World Bank (WB) Wednesday approved a $441 million loan to China for improving energy efficiency and reducing emissions from power plants in the country. "Improving energy efficiency ... Read more...

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US Red Cross donates $10 mn for China quake victims

May 16th, 2008 - 12:08 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Washington, May 16 (Xinhua) The American Red Cross (ARC) has donated $10 million for disaster relief work in China's earthquake-hit southwestern province of Sichuan, the organisation said. In a statement, the ARC ... Read more...

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European countries offer help to China

May 15th, 2008 - 4:18 pm ICT by admin
Xinhua Beijing, May 15 (Xinhua) Several European countries have offered financial and technical aid to China after the devastating earthquake Monday that killed at least 15,000 people. The quake, measuring 7.8 on the ... Read more...

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