Category Archives: China

The world’s largest floating solar power plant just went online in China

China’s massive, floating solar farm is just the latest in a series of moves geared toward making the nation less reliant on fossil fuels. Source: The world’s largest floating solar power plant just went online in China

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All cheers for the new globalization? – » The Australian Independent Media Network

By Denis Bright As the Trump Administration looks inwardly to rehabilitate its domestic economy, China’s President Xi is sprinting ahead with a New Globalization Initiative: The One Belt One Road Project. The recent Belt and Road Summit in Beijing on … Continue reading

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China wants ‘new Silk Road’ One Belt One Road project to help it dominate world trade – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

The Chinese Government is inviting world leaders to Beijing to sell them its hugely ambitious, signature One Belt One Road project. Source: China wants ‘new Silk Road’ One Belt One Road project to help it dominate world trade – ABC … Continue reading

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The Art of What Deal, Exactly? China Exposes Trump as a Fraud.

Source: The Art of What Deal, Exactly? China Exposes Trump as a Fraud.

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The Chinese Solar Juggernaut that Trump Can’t Stop

By Juan Cole | (Informed Comment) | – – Donald Trump has pronounced solar power “too expensive” and has pledged … Source: The Chinese Solar Juggernaut that Trump Can’t Stop

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China expresses ‘serious concern’ over Trump’s ‘one China’ Taiwan remark

China expressed “serious concern” on Monday after US president-elect Donald Trump said the United States did not necessarily have to stick to its long-held stance that Taiwan is part of “one China”. Source: China expresses ‘serious concern’ over Trump’s ‘one … Continue reading

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Crocodile meat and piles of cash: China’s lifestyles of the rich and disgraced

A Chinese TV series about corruption is meant to underline that President Xi Jinping is serious about wiping out graft. Source: Crocodile meat and piles of cash: China’s lifestyles of the rich and disgraced

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Chinese fleet sails near Japanese Senkaku islands – BBC News

Japan protests to China which it says has sent a fleet of more than 200 ships towards disputed islands in the East China Sea. Source: Chinese fleet sails near Japanese Senkaku islands – BBC News

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China warns Australia: stay out of the South China Sea or risk damage to bilateral relations – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Australia has been issued with an unusually blunt warning from China. Source: China warns Australia: stay out of the South China Sea or risk damage to bilateral relations – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

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Tribunal Rules Chinese Have No Legal Claims Over South China Sea

China says its armed forces will defend its sovereignty and maritime interests. Source: Tribunal Rules Chinese Have No Legal Claims Over South China Sea

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Billionaire Li Ka-Shing Says China’s Economic Outlook Is Bright – Bloomberg

Hong Kong’s richest man said China’s economic outlook is bright in the long term, casting a vote of confidence in a country that’s growing at its slowest pace in a quarter century. Source: Billionaire Li Ka-Shing Says China’s Economic Outlook … Continue reading

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The future of public transit? China unveils model for its elevated bus that rides above the traffic: Shanghaiist

  China, a country infamous for its hellish traffic and inexperienced drivers, Source: The future of public transit? China unveils model for its elevated bus that rides above the traffic: Shanghaiist

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My time as a fake boyfriend to China’s ‘leftover women’ – Al Jazeera English

As Chinese women face stigma for remaining unmarried past their late 20s, the boyfriends for rent business is booming. Source: My time as a fake boyfriend to China’s ‘leftover women’ – Al Jazeera English

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Breaking the silence on China’s ‘Great Revolution’ – Al Jazeera English

The 1966-76 Cultural Revolution is a history too long and too tragic to fully conceal. Source: Breaking the silence on China’s ‘Great Revolution’ – Al Jazeera English

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Scott Morrison’s decision to block S. Kidman and Co sale leaves investors fuming

The Turnbull government has again rejected the sale of Australia’s largest private land holding to a Chinese business interests, declaring the proposed deal was not in the national interest. Source: Scott Morrison’s decision to block S. Kidman and Co sale … Continue reading

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The people’s welfare | The Monthly

Increasing consumption requires increases in household income, reduced savings or a combination. This requires increasing wage levels and employment levels. Increasing consumption will require reform of the welfare system, especially health, education and pensions. Source: The people’s welfare | The … Continue reading

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Chinese tourists spent $183 billion shopping overseas last year, bought up nearly half of the world’s luxury goods: Shanghaiist

Last year, China’s plentiful tourists spent almost 1.2 trillion yuan ($183 Source: Chinese tourists spent $183 billion shopping overseas last year, bought up nearly half of the world’s luxury goods: Shanghaiist

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The Chinese are beating the West at its own game – Al Jazeera English

A bit of the Chinese business-is-business attitude is perhaps what the boiling Arab-Iranian tensions now badly need. Source: The Chinese are beating the West at its own game – Al Jazeera English

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Half of Beijing and Shanghai population now middle class by income, says report: Shanghaiist

A recent report published by Chinese academics looking at the income Source: Half of Beijing and Shanghai population now middle class by income, says report: Shanghaiist

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Can China crush the dollar economy? – PravdaReport

  If china crushes the dollar, the huge US dollar debt to China will turn into dust Source: Can China crush the dollar economy? – PravdaReport

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China to stake leadership claim on climate change, emissions reduction at Paris UN conference – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

China — the world’s biggest polluter — will use this week’s UN conference in Paris to stake a global leadership claim on climate change. Source: China to stake leadership claim on climate change, emissions reduction at Paris UN conference – … Continue reading

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China Ends Its One Child Policy; What Are The Repercussions? AnonHQ

The end of China’s One Child Policy has come; the question now is… so what? Indeed, the end of the controversial policy might be too late… as China’s newly-minted middle class starts to feel the same strains that have kept … Continue reading

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South China Sea: The tiny islands that could lead to war. Abbott tried Iraq faied, Tried Puti failed. Now China what’s he going to do? Hope for a payoff an order perhaps of coal.

South China Sea: The tiny islands that could lead to war.

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China’s jaw-dropping progress at reducing CO2 emissions in just 4 months — RT News

China’s jaw-dropping progress at reducing CO2 emissions in just 4 months — RT News.

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Nearly 36 million people living as slaves across the globe, according to human rights index

Almost 36 million people are living as slaves across the globe with a report listing Mauritania, Uzbekistan, Haiti, Qatar and India as the nations where modern-day slavery is most prevalent. The Walk Free Foundation, an Australian-based human rights group, estimated … Continue reading

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CLIMATE CHANGED:::: Coal down down prices are down!!

Responsible between them for 42 per cent of the world’s carbon dioxide emissions, the United States and China on Tuesday announced a major deal, which John Quiggin calls the century’s most significant: the US will double the rate at which … Continue reading

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Government still seeks Free Trade Agreement with China despite Beijing’s plans to reintroduce coal import tariffs

The Trade Minister Andrew Robb says he hopes Beijing’s decision to put tariffs on coal imports will not delay the Government’s planned free trade deal with China. China’s Ministry of Finance said in a statement that import tariffs for anthracite … Continue reading

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Julie Bishop fails to mention that the $40mill Trade for Aid delivered to Cambodia has come from the pockets of the ABC abandoning our Pacific neighbours

Australia Network set to go off the air in the Asia and Pacific region after 40 years All yours China   Posted 41 minutes agoSun 28 Sep 2014, 7:12pm   Photo: Australia Network had a potential audience of 144 million … Continue reading

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Andrew Robb is now out selling the coal now. Tony Abbott’s dropped that along with Women and the Indigenous loves war though.

“Instead of thinking brown coal’s day has passed, we need to bear in mind its potential to support new industries and jobs in the future.” Things we haven’t thought of. According to Robb it would seem to be the new … Continue reading

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Is there anything Abbott can sell? Coal you can’t give it away but we pay the price with electricity still on the rise.

China’s dirty coal ban will lose us billions of dollars in sales. Why air pollution in China. Abbott has said there’s no point in pursuing RET’s as they will have no effect on the global environment  China and other major … Continue reading

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Abott the Pivot Has Turned His Back and has become the Maitre’D of Pacific Nations

  The pivot of the Middle East, No!!!!! Asia Pacific Asia Pacifc You Fool. Australia’s voice in the Pacific has gone after 40 years. It fostered a sense of regional community. But it’s gone because Abbott cut $223mill from the … Continue reading

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ABBOTT’S DREAM FOR A COAL BOOM IN THE PIPELINE ARE FAST BECOMING A PIPE DREAM COAL-LITION TO COAL DUST

ABBOTT POINT IS HISTORY     Worst news for Australia as India taps solar, Beijing bans coal By Sophie Vorrath on 5 August 2014 As Australia’s federal government commits to a future digging up, burning and most of all exporting … Continue reading

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