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Jurassic turtle graveyard found in China
"This site has probably more than doubled the known number of individual turtles from the Jurassic," said University of Tübingen turtle expert Walter Joyce. "Some of the shells were stacked up on top of one another in the rock."Museum für Naturkunde ...

China Congress: Watching Taxi Windows, Ping Pong Balls
How does China prepare for its biggest political event of the decade? That's the meeting of the 18th National Congress of the Communist Party, opening Nov. 8 in Beijing, which will see a historic shift in top leadership. For starters, dramatically beef ...

GLOBAL ECONOMY-Asian factories, US jobs show improvement
By Steven C. Johnson and Lucy Hornby NEW YORK/BEIJING, Nov 1 (Reuters) - Private U.S. firms stepped up hiring last month and factories showed modest improvement, surveys showed Thursday, while Asia's large economies started to pick up after a year ...

TREASURIES-US Treasuries lower a day before payrolls report
By Ellen Freilich NEW YORK, Nov 1 (Reuters) - U.S. Treasuries prices posted small losses on Thursday a day before the influential monthly U.S. payrolls report as risk markets gained at the expense of safe-haven U.S. government debt. Trade was less than ...

China's new leaders must focus on rights
By Salil Shetty, Special to CNN. Editor's note: Salil Shetty is secretary general of Amnesty International. The views expressed are the author's own. Speculation is rife about the changing of the guard at the upcoming 18th Communist Party Congress ...

First video of China's new stealth fighter
Just a few hours after photos of China's stealth fighter hit the Web, a video allegedly showing the plane in flight has emerged as well. There's some fun action-movie music embedded with the video. Like so much raw footage of Chinese military ...

Ahead of China's party congress, ex-leaders pop up to show clout
Hu BEIJING –- Apropos of seemingly nothing, the TV program “Music World Today” on China's state-run channel 15 launched into a 30-minute segment Friday about a schmaltzy, obscure tune, “Moonlight and Shadows,” from the 1936 American film “The ...

Chinese say one child is enough as Beijing weighs end of policy
BEIJING – Liu Jie remembers clearly when her mother violated China's one-child policy and gave birth to her little brother. The family was living in Hunan province, where her mother worked as a teacher, and the illegal addition to the family cost her ...

China Presents Plan to End Syrian Conflict
A new proposal to end the conflict in Syria was presented on Thursday by China, one of the Syrian government's few foreign defenders, which calls for a phased-in truce, the establishment of a transitional authority and an intensified international ...

Global stocks up on US, China data; US crude rises
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global stocks gained on Thursday on an improving U.S. jobs picture and data that showed China's economy regaining some traction, while U.S. crude futures were supported by the economic news and potential storm-related supply ...

Rich Chinese want to buy happiness -- by emigrating
Leon Zhong, an emigration consultant in Beijing, is planning his own retirement in Australia. He says the rich have myriad reasons for leaving. "The environmental hazard is a factor: the air, the poisoned foods," he said. (Barbara Demick / Los Angeles ...

India morning call-Global markets
---------------(8:40 a.m India Time)----------------------- Stock Markets Stock Markets DJIA 13,232.62 +136.16 Nikkei 9,064.20 +117.33 NASDAQ 3,020.06 +42.83 FTSE 5,861.92 +79.22 S&P 500 1,427.59 +15.43 Hang Seng 22,063.51 +237.70 SPI 200 Fut ...

Yuan Forwards Signal US Election Will Snap Rally: China Credit
Yuan forwards are trading at the biggest discount to the spot rate in four years on bets a three- month appreciation in China's currency will reverse following next week's U.S. elections. One-month contracts ended yesterday at a 0.95 percent discount ...

Asian shares rise as positive data buoys risk appetite
TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares advanced with returning risk appetite on Friday as overnight data suggested some stabilization in the global recovery trend, particularly in the United States and China. Positive U.S. private sector employment and ...

China Airport Boom: Will There Be a Bust?
Only four years after Beijing Capital International Airport expanded by adding its massive Terminal 3, which can process 40 million passengers a year, the sprawling air hub has run out of capacity. To cope, Beijing will this year begin construction on ...

Lardy vs. Pettis – Debating China's Economic Future
For the last thirty years, China's economy averaged a growth rate of close to 10% a year. Now, with China on the cusp of a crucial leadership transition — and of joining the club of advanced economies – that has fallen away. The latest numbers shows ...

China Money Rate Set for Weekly Drop as PBOC Injects Record Cash
China's money-market rate was set for a weekly decline on speculation the central bank's record capital injection this month will help increase cash supply. The People's Bank of China pumped a net 379 billion yuan ($60.7 billion) into the financial ...

China Accelerates Plan to Phase Out Prisoner Organ Harvesting
China plans to launch a national voluntary organ donation system early next year in a bid to fulfill growing transplant lists and phase out its long-criticized reliance on organs from executed prisoners. The country's Ministry of Health has ...

Debating China's Economic Future
Originally posted on China Real Time. For the last thirty years, China's economy averaged a growth rate of close to 10% a year. Now, with China on the cusp of a crucial leadership transition — and of joining the club of advanced economies – that has ...

China Construction Bank Said to Plan London-Listed Dim Sum Bonds
China Construction Bank Corp. (939), the nation's second-largest lender, is considering an offshore sale of yuan-denominated bonds that will be listed in London, according to a person familiar with the matter. The notes would be the first so-called Dim ...

The Plain Truth on Auto Jobs
In this "Jobs Election," voters deserve to know the truth about the U.S. auto industry. The Obama Administration's auto rescue preserved hundreds of thousands of middle-class jobs in America, and didn't send Jeep jobs to China. Otherwise, I'd be among ...

A Passion for the Emperor's Seal
At Eskenazi, the international leader in Chinese art from the late second millennium B.C. to the 15th century, a porcelain show uncharacteristically dealing with a more recent period opened on Thursday and continues through Nov. 23. The porcelains from ...

METALS-Copper slips as dollar gains after US data, demand eyed
U.S. nonfarm payrolls up 171,000 in Oct, consensus 125,000 * Dollar up against the euro after U.S. jobs data * Euro zone manufacturing shrinks for 15th month in Oct By Harpreet Bhal LONDON, Nov 2 (Reuters) - Copper fell on Friday, on course for the ...

Iron-Ore Swaps Trading Drops 33% From Record as Price Gains
Iron-ore swap volumes cleared by SGX Asia Clear dropped 33 percent in October from a record 17.7 million metric tons in the previous month because of a holiday in China and as prices stabilized, data compiled by Bloomberg show. While still up 59 ...

Three Men Make a Tiger
Great Sino-Japanese Battle at Fenghuangcheng" by Toyohara Kuniteru III, October 1894*. October has traditionally been a month of surprises, and this year is no exception. Unexpectedly, China and Japan now seem headed on a collision course. Tensions ...

Romney: Economy at 'virtual standstill'
(CNN) - Republican nominee Mitt Romney released the following statement on the October unemployment report: “Today's increase in the unemployment rate is a sad reminder that the economy is at a virtual standstill. The jobless rate is higher than it was ...

Chanos Undeterred by Chinese Banks' Biggest Rally Since January
The biggest monthly surge in Chinese banks since January isn't enough to stop Jim Chanos from shorting the financial shares as the portfolio manager wagers the country faces a credit crisis as bad loans increase. “You can't look at a month and say that ...

Taking Off: Implications of China's Second Stealth Fighter Test Flight
By Andrew Erickson and Gabe Collins. China's fighter aircraft development efforts appeared to take another leap forward after local media reported that Shenyang Aircraft Corporation (SAC) had successfully tested its J-31 stealth fighter prototype this ...

In China, a guessing game
As Election Day approaches, it's useful to look at the murky political transition taking place in China this month. It's a reminder of the benefits of America's sometimes chaotic democracy. The Chinese are facing a once-in-a-decade political shift as ...

Finding a China Worlds Apart
By WILLIAM MEYERS. Due to this week's hurricane, most of Chelsea's art galleries, including the three here, are closed indefinitely. Please contact them for availability. Nadav Kander: Yangtze—The Long River. Flowers 529 W. 20th St., (212) 439-1700 ...


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