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China Halts Poultry Trading After New H7N9 Cases

(BEIJING) — Authorities in eastern China announced a ban Tuesday on live poultry sales following an increase in the number of people infected with the H7N9...

Is China About To Plunge Into Financial Crisis?

Is China about to have its own Bear Stearns moment? I have been thinking a lot about this after reading a smart report released today by BofA Merrill Lynch...

China Warns Foreign Planes Entering Defense Zone

(BEIJING) — China said Friday it has begun issuing warnings to foreign military planes entering its self-declared air defense zone over the East China Sea, an...

10 Killed, 17 Injured in Northeast China Bus Fire

(BEIJING) — A fire on a passenger bus in northeastern China killed at least 10 people and injured 17 on Wednesday, officials said, in the country's second deadly...

China to Allow 5 Private Banks This Year

(BEIJING) — China will allow the creation of up to five privately financed banks this year to support economic growth by gradually opening the state-run...

China Media Group Slammed for Betraying Protesters

(BEIJING) — A southern Chinese news company at the center of free speech protests earlier this year has come under fire for turning against demonstrators who...

China To Ease One-Child Policy in Early 2014

Plans to ease China’s decades-old one-child policy will be rolled out early next year, Chinese state media have said. The policy change, which Beijing announced...