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China shares slip as economic pulse sluggish

BY SAMUEL SHEN AND PETE SWEENEY, SHANGHAI, (REUTERS): Chinese shares stumbled lower on Monday after an official measure of activity

China strongly condemns US for sending warship near island

BEIJING, (AP): China strongly condemned the United States after a U.S. warship deliberately sailed near one of the Beijing-controlled islands

U.S. warship sails near island claimed by China in South…

BY PHIL STEWART AND NATHANIEL TAPLIN, WASHINGTON/SHANGHAI, (REUTERS): A U.S. Navy destroyer sailed within 12 nautical miles of an island

4 Chinese miners rescued after 36 days trapped underground

BEIJING, (AP): Rescuers on Friday pulled out four miners who had spent 36 days trapped underground in a collapsed mine

Taiwan president says visit to disputed island was to promote…

BY J.R. WU, TAIPEI, (REUTERS): Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou, ignoring U.S. criticism, flew to a disputed island in the South China

US, China spar over North Korea, South China Sea

BEIJING, (AP): The United States and China sparred Wednesday on how to deal with North Korea's latest nuclear weapons test

China shares end at 14-month lows after late selling frenzy

BY SAMUEL SHEN AND PETE SWEENEY, SHANGHAI, (REUTERS): Chinese shares plunged more than 6 percent to 14-month lows on Tuesday

Chinese Officials Take U.S.$1 Billion, Probed Over Lavish Weddings

The ruling Chinese Communist Party has probed more than 10,000 officials in the past three years alone for lavish weddings

Wife of missing Hong Kong bookseller ‘reunited with him in…

By Tiffany Ap, HONG KONG (CNN): One of the Hong Kong booksellers who had gone mysteriously missing has met with

Iran’s leader says never trusted the West, seeks closer ties…

BY BOZORGMEHR SHARAFEDIN, DUBAI, (REUTERS): Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Saturday called for closer economic and security ties

6.4 quake strikes China, damaging dozens of homes

BEIJING, (AP): A magnitude-6.4 earthquake struck a remote region of northwest China early Thursday, damaging a few dozen homes but

China shares slip as oil slides, outweighing stimulus hopes

BY PETE SWEENEY AND SAMUEL SHEN, SHANGHAI, (REUTERS): China's volatile stock markets fell more than 1 percent on Wednesday, though

Swedish Rights Worker’s Detention Shows China Crackdown Extends Overseas

The detention and televised "confession'" of Swedish human rights worker Peter Dahlin on Chinese national television shows Beijing is increasingly

China’s slowdown challenges government, companies

BEIJING, (AP): China's slowdown is ratcheting up financial stress on companies while the country's leaders scramble to avoid a spike

China: No End to Tibet Surveillance Program

NEWYORK, (HRW): Chinese authorities have indefinitely extended an intensive surveillance program in villages across the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) that

5.4-magnitude quake jolts off Taiwan

BEIJING: An earthquake measuring 5.4 magnitude hit the waters close to Taiwan at 10:13 a.m. Beijing Time on Tuesday, according

Taiwan’s election poses a challenge for China

BY DOUG BANDOW, WASHINGTON: In one of the least surprising election results in Taiwanese history, Tsai Ing-wen has won the

China: Missing HK Book Publisher Confesses to Hit-and-Run

BEIJING, (AP): A Hong Kong book publisher whose disappearance sparked international interest voluntarily surrendered months ago to Chinese mainland authorities,

Taiwan Opposition Wins Presidency, Parliament in Rout of Ruling KMT

-By Paul Eckert: Taiwan voters gave opposition leader Tsai Ing-wen and her independence-leaning party a landslide victory in presidential elections

China launches new AIIB development bank as power balance shifts,…

BEIJING, (REUTERS): Chinese President Xi Jinping launched a new international development bank seen as a rival to the US-led World