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Chinese tour guide rebukes travelers for not spending enough, gets fired

By Wed, May 06, 2015 11:26AM UTC 0 Comment

The tour guide scolded the bus-full of travelers, asking them: "Where are your sense of conscience and morals?"...

China, EU working on common approach to climate change

By Wed, May 06, 2015 10:26AM UTC 0 Comment

BEIJING (AP) — The European Union's foreign policy chief says she's confident the EU and China can agree to a common approach on climate change ahead of negotiations on carbon reductions in Paris this year....

Report: ‘Legal firewall’ shields Chinese firms from lawsuits

By Wed, May 06, 2015 10:15AM UTC 0 Comment

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal watchdog says Chinese companies are shielding themselves from lawsuits in America, denying U.S. businesses and investors their day in court....

China scolds teacher who let student hold parasol for her

By Wed, May 06, 2015 9:58AM UTC 0 Comment

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese education officials say a grade school teacher has been admonished for letting a pupil hold a parasol for her after photos of the incident drew overwhelming criticism on social media....

China to lift price controls on most drugs starting June 1

By Tue, May 05, 2015 4:28PM UTC 0 Comment

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese regulators say they will lift price controls on most medical drugs starting June 1 in hopes that a more market-driven pricing system will keep medical costs in check....