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Video China Rate Move to Fuel Asian Currencies : China Real Time Report Mail | WSJ

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previous China Watch: Facebook Hopeful, Doubting the Cyber Threat CHINA REAL TIME REPORT MAIL from the Wall Street Journal Online. February 9, 2011 ___________________________________ Video: China Rate Move to Fuel Asian Currencies China's latest interest-rate increase to tame inflation is likely to spur stronger Asian currencies. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/02/09/video-china-interest-rate-move-to-fuel-asian-currencies/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * China Watch: Facebook Hopeful, Doubting the Cyber Threat Facebook says it may nab Chinese advertisers through its new Hong Kong office, Wikileaks cables detail an "intrusive" audit of Citi in Shanghai, weighing the existence of a China cyber war threat and more. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/02/09/china-watch-facebook-hopeful-doubting-the-cyber-threat/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * Economists React: Spring Festival Rate Increas

Video: Raising a Rascally Rabbit : China News - China Real Time Report | WSJ.

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previous China’s Winemakers Pick Up the Pace   CHINA REAL TIME REPORT MAIL from the Wall Street Journal Online. February 3, 2011 ___________________________________ Video: Raising a Rascally Rabbit As Chinese rush to buy pet bunnies to bring them luck in the newly arrived Year of the Rabbit, one new owner's experience shows raising them can be more painful than prosperous. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/02/03/video-raising-a-rascally-rabbit/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * China's Winemakers Pick Up the Pace Amid all the talk about Chinese buyers snapping up French wine, last week it was the country's domestic wine industry that got the spotlight. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/02/03/chinas-winemakers-pick-up-the-pace/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * China Watchers React To Huntsman's Resignation, Possible Candidacy The news that U.S. Ambassador to China Jon Huntsman really is resigning and appears incre

China Watch: Hospital Rampage, African Investment, Going Nuclear | China News China Real Time Report | WSJ

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previous Sentence In Villager’s Death Doesn’t Satisfy Skeptics   CHINA REAL TIME REPORT MAIL from the Wall Street Journal Online. February 2, 2011 ___________________________________ China Watch: Hospital Rampage, African Investment, Going Nuclear A knife wielding family carves up a Shanghai hospital, China announces plans for a state-of-the-art nuclear reactor, handicapping China ambassador Jon Huntsman's chances at the 2012 GOP nomination and more. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/02/02/china-watch-hospital-rampage-african-investment-going-nuclear/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * Sentence In Villager's Death Doesn't Satisfy Skeptics Two days after a relatively light sentence handed down in the infamous "My Dad is Li Gang" case sparked outpourings of cynicism and anger online, China's justice system has returned another decision that is drawing fresh questions--this time in the mysterious death of village

China Watch: Yum! Takes a Big Bite, So Does Dirty Official | China News - China Real Time Report | WSJ

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previous China Generates The Buzz At DLD   CHINA REAL TIME REPORT MAIL from the Wall Street Journal Online. January 27, 2011 ___________________________________ China Watch: Yum! Takes a Big Bite, So Does Dirty Official An official in Guangdong gets busted for spending nearly $20,000 on a single dinner, KFC's parent company passes a major milestone in the China market, the difference between fake news and fake "fake news" explained and more. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/01/27/china-watch-yum-takes-a-big-bite-so-does-dirty-official/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * China Generates The Buzz At DLD The DLD conference this week was dominated by U.S. and European speakers-but some of the biggest buzz in Munich was around how much the future of the tech and media sectors is shifting to China. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/01/27/china-generates-the-buzz-at-dld/?mod=djemChi

China Watch: Actress Beats Out Oprah, More on Apple Pollution | China News - China Real Time Report | WSJ

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previous Dallas Fed: Yuan Rise Won’t Fix China-U.S. Gap     CHINA REAL TIME REPORT MAIL from the Wall Street Journal Online. January 26, 2011 ___________________________________ China Watch: Actress Beats Out Oprah, More on Apple Pollution A Chinese actress attracts more microblog followers than Oprah, a detailed look at environmental accusations against Apple's China suppliers, economist Martin Jacques explains how to understand China's rise and more. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/01/26/china-watch-actress-beats-out-oprah-more-on-apple-pollution/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * Dallas Fed: Yuan Rise Won't Fix China-U.S. Gap A rise in the yuan's exchange rate with the dollar is unlikely to do much to reduce China's yawning financial gap with the U.S., a new report from the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas argues. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/01/26/dallas-fed-yuan-rise-wont-fix-china-us-gap/?mod=djem

China Watch Kissinger on Yuan, U.S. Source of Stealth Tech | China News - China Real Time Report

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previous Prada Prods China’s Elite     CHINA REAL TIME REPORT MAIL from the Wall Street Journal Online. January 24, 2011 ___________________________________ Trump Swats at China While Teasing Presidential Bid Donald Trump has once again stepped up with a grand plan to solve the problem of the day. This time, it's U.S. relations with China. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/01/24/trump-swats-at-china-while-teasing-presidential-bid/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * Prada Prods China's Elite The Italian fashion label throws a party in Beijing in an effort to drum up Chinese interest in advance of a planned Hong Kong IPO. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/01/24/prada-prods-chinas-elite/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * Basic Design Set for New BYD-Daimler Electric Car Chinese auto producer BYD salvaged a tough 2010 by making one important step in its joint venture with Germany's Daimler. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealti

Video: BYD Exec Reveals U.S. Strategy 1 China News - China Real Time Report | WSJ

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previous Culture Ministry Goes After Online Music, Again   CHINA REAL TIME REPORT MAIL from the Wall Street Journal Online. January 12, 2011 ___________________________________ Video: BYD Exec Reveals U.S. Strategy Chinese automaker BYD's senior vice-president Stella Li talks about the company's plans to sell electric cars in the U.S. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/01/12/video-byd-exec-reveals-us-strategy/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * Culture Ministry Goes After Online Music, Again A Chinese government agency has ordered websites to delete music that hasn't been approved, but it's not clear what that means. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/01/12/culture-ministry-goes-after-online-music-again/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * Beijing Credibility Tested With Real Estate Tax Plans by the city of Chongqing to institute a groundbreaking real estate tax have been met with considerable suspicion. http://blogs

China News China Real Time Report : Huawei Expands Android Phone Lineup | WSJ

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previous First Clear Video of Chinese Mystery Plane   CHINA REAL TIME REPORT MAIL from the Wall Street Journal Online. January 7, 2011 ___________________________________ Huawei Expands Android Phone Lineup Huawei Technologies on Friday revealed details on its newest smartphone running on Google's Android operating system, in the latest show of the company's aim to boost its profile and its penetration of new markets with low-priced Android phones. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/01/07/huawei-expands-android-phone-lineup/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * First Clear Video of Chinese Mystery Plane The clearest video footage yet of what appears to be a Chinese stealth fighter prototype has been posted online and shows what appears to be the J-20 fighter at the Chengdu Aircraft Design Institute in Chengdu. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/01/07/first-clear-video-of-chinese-mystery-plane/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * M

Nuclear Claim: No Piece of (Yellow) Cake | China News - China Real Time Report | WSJ

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previous Nuclear Claim: No Piece of (Yellow) Cake CHINA REAL TIME REPORT MAIL from the Wall Street Journal Online. January 6, 2011 ___________________________________ Japan Sustains Chinese Rare Earth Imports Despite wincing over China's rare earth export policies, Japan managed to lift its imports of some elements last year. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/01/06/japan-sustains-chinese-rare-earth-imports/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * Nuclear Claim: No Piece of (Yellow) Cake When China announced that one of its government companies had figured out how to reprocess spent uranium, it was with no small amount of fanfare. But foreign analysts were less excited, and the market seemed positively unconvinced. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/01/05/china-nuclear-claim-no-piece-of-yellow-cake/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * World Bank Endorsement for Yuan Bonds The offshore yuan market is starting off

Skype Banned in China? Not So Fast... | China News - China Real Time Report | WSJ

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previous Skype Banned in China? Not So Fast…   CHINA REAL TIME REPORT MAIL from the Wall Street Journal Online. January 4, 2011 ___________________________________ Doubts on China's Grain Productivity In a new report, Standard Chartered China economist Stephen Green points out that productivity growth in China's grain sector is likely to erode in coming years, with corn standing out as an "obvious candidate" for rising imports. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/01/04/doubts-on-chinas-grain-productivity/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * Skype Banned in China? Not So Fast... Media reports have raised the prospect that Skype is the target of a Chinese government clampdown on "illegal" voice-over-Internet-protocol, or VoIP, telephone services. But it's far from clear at this point that Skype is trouble. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/01/03/skype-china-ban-reports-overblown/?mod=djemChinaRTR_

Architects Push Rezoning Of Over-Planned Cities :China REal Time Report | WSJ

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previous The Mysterious Case of the ‘iPad 2′ Cases     CHINA REAL TIME REPORT MAIL from the Wall Street Journal Online. January 3, 2011 ___________________________________ Architects Push Rezoning Of Over-Planned Cities A newly published architectural book, "Networks Cities," suggests how Chinese urban planning can sprout actual neighborhoods, not just collections of apartment buildings. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2011/01/03/architects-push-rezoning-of-over-planned-cities/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * The Mysterious Case of the 'iPad 2′ Cases Protective cases purportedly made for a new version of the iPad, posted for sale on Alibaba.com , have fueled speculation about the rumored sequel to Apple's red-hot tablet computer. Now someone has demanded the listings be removed. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2010/12/31/the-mysterious-case-of-the-ipad-2-cases/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * U.S. Fi

U.S.-China Current Account Imbalance Could Disappear | China News - China Real Time Report :| WDJ

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previous China Weighs a Spat Over U.S. Feed   CHINA REAL TIME REPORT MAIL from the Wall Street Journal Online. December 29, 2010 ___________________________________ U.S.-China Current Account Imbalance Could Disappear Current account imbalances in the U.S. and China will shrink and maybe even disappear in the next few years, eliminating a threat to international economic stability, Harvard University economics professor Martin Feldstein says. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2010/12/29/us-china-current-account-imbalance-could-disappear/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * China Weighs a Spat Over U.S. Feed --> http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2010/12/29/china-weighs-a-spat-over-us-feed/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * Blog Star Han Han Discusses Spoiled 'Party' Top Chinese blogger Han Han confirmed on his blog Tuesday that his magazine Party, of which only one issue has been printed, has stopped "indefinitely.&quo

Nanchang's Smoking Ban Stubbed Out | China News - China Real Time Report | WSJ

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previous Top Blogger’s Magazine Mysteriously Folds   CHINA REAL TIME REPORT MAIL from the Wall Street Journal Online. December 28, 2010    Nanchang's Smoking Ban Stubbed Out One Chinese city's landmark anti-smoking legislation is shelved, illustrating the hurdles to fighting cigarette use in the country. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2010/12/28/nanchangs-smoking-ban-stubbed-out/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * Top Blogger's Magazine Mysteriously Folds --> http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2010/12/27/top-bloggers-magazine-mysteriously-folds/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * Dangdang's Yu On Piracy, E-Books And Taobao Excerpts of an interview with Peggy Yu, co-founder and chairwoman of E-Commerce China Dangdang, a Beijing-based online bookseller often likened to Amazon.com that recently listed on the New York Stock Exchange. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2010/12/27/dangdangs-yu-on-piracy-e-books-and-taob

China News | China Real Time Report : Developers Defy Gravity, Government Policy | WSJ

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previous Developers Defy Gravity, Government Policy   CHINA REAL TIME REPORT MAIL from the Wall Street Journal Online. December 23, 2010  ___________________________________ Can Christian Bale Rock U.S. and China's Theaters? Christian Bale can take on Gotham City, but can he bridge the U.S. and Chinese movie markets? http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2010/12/23/can-christian-bale-rock-us-and-chinas-theaters/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * Developers Defy Gravity, Government Policy State-owned Citic Group won bidding for a plot of land in Beijing's Central Business District with a record-setting-and jaw-dropping-bid of nearly $950 million - even as authorities have scrambled to control the country's swelling property market. http://blogs.wsj.com/chinarealtime/2010/12/23/developers-defy-gravity-government-policy/?mod=djemChinaRTR_t * * * Wishful Thinking? China City Considers Smoking Ban Authorities in Nanchang are s