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Hong Kong’s New China-Chosen Chief Bodes Poorly For The Island’s Freedom [香港新中国选举的总统对岛屿的自由很不利]

Original Source By Helen Raleigh, APRIL 16, 2017 The first female chief of Hong Kong, Carrie Lam faces a tough road ahead. It has nothing to do with her experiences and ability, but everything to do with how she was selected. … Continue reading

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Pit caves discovered in China / 在中国发现的洞穴

Forty-nine pit caves were discovered in China. According to CCTV, there are about 130 pit caves identified in the world and more than 90 of them are located in China. Source: CCTV Original Source

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《巴黎假期》PARIS H0LIDAY -HK預告片

《巴黎假期》 故事介紹 懷抱著破碎的心,林俊傑(古天樂 飾)離開香港前往法國巴黎展開新生活,透過房屋仲介劉聰(方中信 飾)找到了理想公寓,可是公寓卻附帶了一位失戀藝術家丁曉敏(郭采潔 飾),兩個毫不相干的人就住在同一屋簷下,開展了一段微妙的「同居」生活。兩人在磨擦­­­、失落、體諒中互相窺探了對方最脆弱的內心,他們可否放下過去包袱,重燃對生命的­熱­情­?兩人「釀造」的友誼又能否引領二人開花結果? 7月23日 玩轉巴黎 “Paris Holiday” story With the broken heart, JJ Lin (Louis Koo Leung) left Hong Kong to Paris to start a new life, through housing intermediary Liu Cong (Fang Zhongxin ornaments) to find … Continue reading

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The enemy for China is within / 中国的敌人在内

Business Insider Original Source By Real Vision TV For one of Hong Kong’s leading political commentators, with an insider’s perspective of China’s rich history, it’s not the currency, capital flight or a peasant uprising that’s keeping him awake at night. The … Continue reading

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Pope Francis’ deal with China is a disaster / 弗朗西斯教皇处理中国是一场灾难

The Week Original Source By Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry The Vatican and China have reached a deal that would be a major step towards normalizing relations between the Catholic Church and the world’s largest formally atheist regime, The Wall Street Journal reports. … Continue reading

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SK-II: Marriage Market Takeover (Please turn on subtitle) / SK-II:婚姻市场接管(请打开字幕)

Watch how single women in China courageously #changedestiny by standing up against the pressure of being labelled “Sheng Nu”, or “leftover woman”. Learn more about SK-II’s #changedestiny movement:http://www.sk-ii.com.sg/en/changedest… Today, Chinese women face immense pressure to get married before they turn … Continue reading

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Beijing–The Super City– “Big Short Pants”: What life is like in China’s rapidly growing capital city / 北京 – 超级City–“大短裤”:什么生活就像在中国快速发展的省会城市

The Washington Post Photos By Michael Robinson Chavez Original Source Beijingers call it “Big Short Pants,” and it is hard to miss. The gleaming glass tower, home to China Central Television, is one of many modern buildings dominating the capital … Continue reading

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Thought Warcraft Tanked? Nope—It Changed Blockbusters Forever / 想到魔兽重挫?都能跟得上,它改变了大片永远

by K.M. MCFARLAND | WIRED: CULTURE | Original Source OVER THE WEEKEND, Legendary Pictures’ Warcraft opened in the United States with just over $24 million at the box office. For a summer blockbuster that cost an estimated $160 million to make, that’s a flop any way you … Continue reading

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To understand China’s President Xi Jinping, don’t look to Mao Tse-tung, look to Chiang Kai-shek / 要理解中国国家主席习近平,不看毛泽东,看向蒋介石

Los Angeles Time, OP-EDs | Original Source By James Carter and Jeffrey Wasserstrom China’s leader, its strongest in years, runs the government, commands the army, and directs a tightly disciplined party that takes a dim view of opposition. His security forces and … Continue reading

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Getting China Wrong: The Peril Of The Binary Mindset / 让中国的错:黄祸的二元思维

by Yuwa Hedrick-Wong, CONTRIBUTOR | Forbes Asia | Original Source I am currently Chief Economist, MasterCard Center for Inclusive Growth, and Global Economic Advisor, MasterCard, as well as HSBC Professor of International Business at the University of British Columbia, Canada. My career … Continue reading

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Falun Gong, banned in China, finds a loud protest voice in the U.S. through Shen Yun dance troupe / 法轮功在中国被禁止,发现在美国大声抗议的声音通过神韵舞蹈团

by Jessica Gelt * Contact Reporter |  Los Angeles Times | Original Source The cavernous Long Beach Terrace Theater echoes with classical Chinese music as more than a dozen dancers expertly manipulate colorful fans that sweep like wind and snap like fire. … Continue reading

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Murder by poison is only one clue to offshore dealings by top Chinese / 杀人毒药只有一个线索,境外交易顶级中国

by ALEXA OLESEN AND WEN YU, International Consortium of Investigative Journalists | McClatchyDC, National | Original Source For months, Gu Kailai worried about a secret that threatened to upend her comfortable life and stop her husband’s climb to the top rungs of China’s … Continue reading

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Teaser: THE BODYGUARD (2016) / 预告:保镖(2016)

Article: http://filmcombatsyndicate.blogspot.c… SYNOPSIS: A retired bodyguard (Sammo Hung) settles down in a small town on the Russia-China border. He befriends a young girl whose life is threatened when her father (Andy Lau) falls in with the local crime world. When … Continue reading

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Chinese censors scramble to delete all mentions of Panama Papers on Weibo / 中国审查手忙脚乱地删除所有提到在微博上巴拿马论文

by Victoria Ho | Mashable | Original Source The Chinese censors on Weibo have been busy scrubbing the country’s version of Twitter clean of mentions of the Panama Papers, most likely because it implicates Chinese President Xi Jinping and several other … Continue reading

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Chinese President Xi’s family implicated in Panama Papers scandal / 中国习主席的家人在巴拿马论文丑闻牵连

by Julien Girault | AFP | YAHOO! News| Original Source Chinese President Xi Jinping has been dogged by foreign media reports of great family wealth (AFP Photo/Mandel Ngan) The families of some of China’s top communist brass — including President Xi Jinping — … Continue reading

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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny

The fight to keep a great warrior’s sword from an evil warlord will change them in ways they never imagined. The fight to keep a great warrior’s sword from an evil warlord will change them in ways they never imagined. … Continue reading

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China’s Greatest Fear: Dead and Buried Like the Soviet Union / 中国的最大的恐惧:死了,埋像苏联

The National Interest, The Buzz | Original Source by Harry J. Kazianis Twenty-five years ago, the mighty Soviet Union was finally thrown onto the ash heap of history—never to rise again. And yet, the fall of one of the most powerful … Continue reading

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‘China Is Killing Us,’ And Other Populist Myths / “中国是杀死我们,”等民粹神话

The Federalist | Original Source By David Harsanyi I ran across a Gallup poll today that found 50 percent of Americans believe China is the world’s leading economic power. Fifty percent. Only 34 percent believe the United States is the … Continue reading

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