Carlotta and her baby Carlo, Piacenza- Italy When Chinese philosopher Lao Tzu said that a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step, Carlotta took it by word. Carlotta Trevisan is a wonderful enthusiastic woman in her thirties, who embraced China as her second home, after Italy. Show More Summary
People have been patching up their bodies with foreign parts for ages now, but 3D printing has only made that process easier, faster and more emblematic of hope. Case in point: a Chinese farmer named Hu fell three stories in a construction accident,...
A Chinese firm hired to dig a canal across Nicaragua linking the Caribbean and the Pacific said it has begun assessing property and land that will have to expropriated and people who will be displaced. The company HK Nicaragua CanalShow More Summary
China's rapid emergence as a global power has coincided with a series of unprecedented challenges to Chinese people's health. The fifth China themed issue of The Lancet provides a picture of the complex health issues facing China, and looks at how better health outcomes for Chinese people can be achieved into the future. read more
BEIJING (AP) — Six people died and 21 others were missing after a landslide hit a village in southwestern China, Chinese state media reported Thursday.
The Chinese government wants more people driving electric and hybrid vehicles, & has implemented policies to tweak demand. They appear to be working China’s Electric and Hybrid Vehicles Production Up 280% was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.
Australian mining mogul Clive Palmer offered a wordy apology for some remarks he made last week during a TV interview in which he called the Chinese government "bastards" who "shoot their own people". [ more › ]
Australian billionaire and alleged politician Clive Palmer has done some serious open-minded thinking and now realizes, a week later, that calling the Chinese "mongrels" was perhaps "an insult to Chinese people everywhere," he writes in a letter to ambassador Ma Zhaoxu, the Australian reports. "I wish to assure them they...
Australian lawmaker Clive Palmer got himself in hot water earlier this month when he went on national television and referred to the Chinese as "mongrels" and "bastards" who "shoot their own people." Palmer has since, of course, apologized.
I'm tired of hearing Western business people in China complain that they're being cheated. The sad reality is that they're cheating themselves. Deception happens in NYC, Toronto, London, Sydney, and unfortunately Shanghai is no exception. Show More Summary
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese police have seized over 30,000 tonnes of tainted chicken feet, common on restaurant menus in China, in the latest food scandal to hit the country. Authorities have detained 38 people involved in the saleShow More Summary
A new anti-submarine warfare (ASW) helicopter for the People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) is undergoing trials and testing, according to news reports and Chinese military websites.The aircraft, believed to be designated Z-18F, has been developed from the Changhe Aircraft Industry Group (CAIG) Z-8, itself a derivative of the long-serving French SA-321 Super Frelon. link.
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australian mining magnate turned lawmaker Clive Palmer has apologized to China over an extraordinary tirade on national television last week in which he accused the Chinese of shooting their own people and having no system of justice.
Extry! Extry! Philly free paper t he Philadelphia Public Record has apologized after publishing a majorly racist fuck-up in which a photo of Asian-Americans was captioned with fake names such as "Chinky Winky," "Me Too" and "Dinky Doo." Read more...
China's President Xi Jinping on Monday hailed Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe -- a pariah in the West -- as a renowned African liberation leader and an "old friend" of the Chinese people. The former guerrilla turned Africa's longest-ruling leader, now 90, was on his 13th trip to China, seeking more Chinese investment in his nation's stagnant economy. Show More Summary
Chinese millionaire Chen Guangbiao, the self-proclaimed "most influential person of China," claims that he did a record-breaking ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. The Shanghaiist reports that Guangbiao claimed that he sat in ice water for 30...Show More Summary
A 'Top Gun'-like confrontation between a Chinese fighter jet and a U.S. Navy P-8 surveillance plane raises questions about how the U.S. military manages its relationship with the People's Liberation Army, write Andrew Erickson and Emily de La Bruyere
China's next try at a government-supported operating system may soon become a practical reality. The Chinese Academy of Engineering tells the People's Post that a desktop version of China Operating System (COS) should be ready by October, with mobile...
"China's Second Continent: How a Million Migrants Are Building a New Empire in Africa" By Howard French.Knopf; 304 pages. "NI HAO" and "chi ku" may be the two commonest phrases in this riveting worm's-eye account of the Chinese in Africa. Show More Summary
The intercept news just keeps coming. This time the encounter happened about 135 miles east of Hainan Island, and involved the Navy's new P-8 Poseidon Maritime Patrol aircraft and a pair of Chinese People's Liberation Army Air Force Su-27 Flankers. Read more...