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LeEco to lay off 325 workers in US branch

Chinese technology company LeEco announced on Tuesday that it will lay off approximately 325 people in the US, two days after its founder Jia Yueting stepped down as CEO of its publicly traded arm Leshi on Sunday.

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California, China have much business to do

About 170 delegates are traveling from China to Los Angeles to engage in discussions with 300-plus American counterparts on five major topics – agriculture, clean tech, cross-border investment, e-commerce and infrastructure – at the ongoing ChinaWeek.

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California declares May 10 day for Chinese rail workers

The California state Assembly on Monday unanimously passed a resolution to declare May 10 California Chinese Railroad Workers Memorial Day in honor of the nearly 12,000 Chinese railroad workers who helped build the Transcontinental Railroad more than 150 years ago.

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In China, blockbuster films still a big draw

Despite sluggish growth at the Chinese box office so far this year, the success of The Fate of the Furious shows that the appetite for Hollywood blockbusters is still there and won’t be going away for a long time, industry experts said.

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Student safety is goal of consulate competition

A competition on safety knowledge will be held by the Chinese consulate general in San Francisco to raise the safety awareness among overseas Chinese students in the San Francisco consular district.

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Silk Road Ensemble grabs a Grammy

Sing Me Home, the sixth album of the multinational group Silk Road Ensemble, was given the Best World Music Album award on Sunday night at the 59th Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.

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