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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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AIIB greets 13 more members

Canada’s joining the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank makes it the first country in the Americas to join the organization, the AIIB announced on Thursday.

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Li to focus on trade while in Australia, New Zealand

China said it is willing to work with Australia and New Zealand to push for an early agreement on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, as Premier Li Keqiang kicks off a visit to the two countries on Wednesday.

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Citic to close US business research arm

CLSA Ltd, the Hong Kong brokerage owned by China’s Citic Securities Co, will close its US equity-research operations because of intense competition and declining profit as asset managers built their own research teams and the costs of hiring analysts rose.

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The reunion of optimism

With many industrial segments recovering, the Year of the Rooster promises to help the real economy shake off recent troubles and crow again

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Xinjiang becomes playground for 30 million winter visitors

More than 30 million tourists are expected in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region this winter, between November and April, officials predict.

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