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China's Tiangong-1 space lab to fall to Earth between October 2017 and April 2018



CHINA May 19, 2017


China has released an update on the fate of its orbiting Tiangong-1 space lab, which in March 2016 was revealed to be no longer functioning and would be making an uncontrolled reentry into the Earth's atmosphere.  According t...

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Sina Weibo outnumbers Twitter



TECHNOLOGY, CHINA , EAST MEETS WEST May 19, 2017


The battle for social media users is hotting-up - and when it comes to micro-blogging, Sina Weibo now has a clear lead. Photo credit - Pixabay   Weibo now has more users than Twitter for the first time.   Twitter and...

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Universal Music agreement with China's Tencent



CHINA , ENTERTAINMENT, EAST MEETS WEST May 18, 2017


Universal's logo is known all around the World. Photo credit - Pixabay   The world's largest music company, Universal, has agreed a deal to allow its content to be streamed on Tencent.   Tencent is a Chinese com...

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Belt, Road and Banks...



CHINA , UK, EAST MEETS WEST May 18, 2017


The Belt and Road Forum in Beijing was a popular destination the countries along OBOR are developing states that are poised to benefit tremendously from the capital, technology, infrastructure and personnel input of the initiative...

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600,000 VW's recalled in China



CHINA , TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST May 18, 2017


The bad news for VW comes after a series of positive stories about the manufacturer's business in China. Photo credit - Pixabay   A fuse fault has forced the recall of more than 600,000 vehicles for VW's joint venture in Ch...

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