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China launches first moon mission #space #china

    Phys.org China readies to launch first moon rover mission China launches first moon rover mission (Update)                

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China’s Third Plenum – Winners and losers of Chinese reform #China #economics

Dambisa Moyo: Is China the new idol for emerging economies? China’s Third Plenum – What we need to know   The Third Plenum has finished in China and with it has come some potentially significant reforms designed to rebalance the … Continue reading

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Dambisa Moyo: Is China the new idol for emerging economies?

    “Give me liberty or give me death.” When Patrick Henry, the governor of Virginia, said these words in 1775, he could never have imagined just how much they would come to resonate with American generations to come. At … Continue reading

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Diabetes in China #health #economics

  A patient asks a doctor if there is a cure for diabetes. The doctor replies: “Yes – poverty”.   Diabetes ‘apocalypse’ looms in China, experts warn There’s a nasty medical downside to China’s booming economy: The number of Chinese … Continue reading

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China’s Third Plenum – What we need to know #China #economics

  A potentially very important weekend for announcements on China’s economy: China’s Third Plenum: The Third Plenum, traditionally held roughly 12 months after the appointment of a new Party leadership, has been used twice before as an occasion for the … Continue reading

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China and US tested #GMO Rice on Children

China’s health authorities are investigating allegations that genetically modified rice has been tested on Chinese children as part of a research project. Read more:   Daily Mail     Greenpeace Questions Chinese Authorities About GE Rice Tested on Children   … Continue reading

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Chinese Scientists Genetically Engineered Cows to Produce Human Breast Milk

  The scientists behind the development hope to create herds of low-lactose cows, or even no-lactose cows. In a separate study, published in the journal of Transgenic Research, another group of scientists at the Inner Mongolia University have created a … Continue reading

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