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Nation’s first Antarctic airfield may see building begin by 2018

Progress continues on China’s first airfield in Antarctica, with site selection and a survey completed and plans set for construction to begin as early as year’s end, according to a senior scientist.

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United could feel impact of passenger removal in China

Two days after an Asian passenger was forcibly dragged off a United Airlines plane at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport and video of the incident spread globally across social media, travel industry and marketing analysts said that United’s reputation has been damaged and the incident could have an impact on the carrier in China.

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Stealth fighter soon powered by local engines

A domestically developed engine will soon power the nation’s latest stealth fighter jet, according to a senior scientist working for Aero Engine Corp of China.

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Bao Bao adjusting to new home back at China center

Bao Bao, the US-born panda cub returned to China, has quickly adapted to her new home in Sichuan province, despite a flight of nearly 17 hours from the United States.

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China would ‘outlast’ US in trade war

China would outlast the US in a trade war, which is a “distinct possibility” next year after President-elect Donald Trump takes office, a commentator wrote in the $1 billion Pine River China Fund’s investor letter.

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Sao Tome restores ties with Beijing

China and the African island nation of Sao Tome and Principe resumed diplomatic relations on Monday, a move experts see as a clear warning to Taipei of a possible flood of breaks with its “diplomatic allies”.

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