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City rapidly grows into main regional biotech base

Chengdu, one of the most dynamic cities in the country, is rapidly becoming one of western China’s most important bio-industry centers, as it continues to work with international entities in the field.

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New visa law offers lifeline to foreigners

China’s new Exit and Entry Administration Law is proving useful for foreign sailors in emergency situations. In early July, Garcia Cristopher Jusayan, a Filipino sailor on the Mariner of the Seas cruise ship, was touring Shanghai while his ship was docked in port. Jusayan fell ill on July 9, the day the ship was scheduled […]

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Exchanges are the remedy for promoting TCM

Closer international cooperation is needed in the teaching of traditional Chinese medicine, according to industry analysts and insiders. There is growing global demand for the treatments, and Canada is one of the countries set to hold national examinations for TCM students. To practice acupuncture, hopefuls will have to pass the national exam and obtain a […]

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Leaders stress strong US-China ties

When the National Committee on United States-China Relations was set up 46 years ago to encourage mutual understanding and cooperation, the two big nations hadn’t yet established diplomatic ties. In 1966, 17 years after its founding, the People’s Republic of China was still commonly referred to in the US as “Red China”, while Chinese denounced […]

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Leaders stress strong ties

When the National Committee on United States-China Relations was set up 46 years ago to encourage mutual understanding and cooperation, the two big nations hadn’t yet established diplomatic ties. In 1966, 17 years after its founding, the People’s Republic of China was still commonly referred to in the US as “Red China”, while Chinese denounced […]

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Global minds descend upon Chinese universities

More international students are working toward degrees from Chinese universities. Alina Scalora sat in the middle of the hall filled with new arrivals at Peking University on Friday. The hall was crowded on the first day of enrollments for international students. Although still suffering jetlag, Scalora, 25, who arrived at Beijing two days earlier, is […]

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