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WWII veteran who helped China laid to rest

At 7:40 am on Jan 25, 1944, 24-year-old Robert Eugene Oxford and seven other crew members were on a routine supply mission on their B-24 Liberator heavy bomber from Kunming in Southwest China to Chabua, India.

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Li to focus on trade in European visit

Premier Li Keqiang is scheduled on Wednesday to kick off his trip to Berlin, which analysts and officials said is expected to boost China-Europe free trade and inject impetus to the global economic recovery.

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Sandstorm engulfs a sixth of nation as flights affected, health warning issued

A sandstorm that engulfed one-sixth of China, including Beijing, turned the sky hazy on Thursday as particulate matter readings soared.

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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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Xi kicks off Finland visit

President Xi Jinping arrived in Helsinki on Tuesday afternoon to start a state visit that is expected to advance bilateral ties, increase political mutual trust and expand substantial cooperation between China and Finland.

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Airlines continue global linkups

China Southern Airlines Co signed an agreement on Tuesday to sell a minority stake to American Airlines Group Inc for $200 million, in a deal which links top carriers in the Asian and US markets.

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