Articles Tagged with china

India’s Bharatiya Janata Party Biggest In the World – Current Ruling Party Claims Title Of Being World’s Largest Political Organization

India’s Bharatiya Janata Party Biggest In the World

India’s current ruling Bharatiya Janata Party or as it is commonly referred to as BJP, has proclaimed to be the world’s largest political organization. It appears BJP has surpassed the Communist Party of China, with 88 million members. An aggressive enrollment drive by India’s BJP, partly fueled by the popularity of its current Prime Minister… Read more »

Technology Companies Apple, Intel, And Cisco Blacklisted By Chinese Government

Technology Companies Blacklisted In China

Technology companies like Apple, Intel, and Cisco are on the Chinese government’s state purchase blacklist, according to a recent report by Reuters. Anti-virus software companies like Kaspersky Lab and Symantec Corp. are banned from China’s state purchase list, as well. On the other hand, China approved state purchases from thousands of their local technology companies…. Read more »

Thailand To Give Chinese Tourists Etiquette Manuals

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Thailand’s tourism office has announced plans to give etiquette manuals to incoming Chinese tourists who are expected to visit the country later this week. 90,000 tourists from mainland China are expected to visit Thailand this week, according to the Tourist Authority of Thailand. In preparation for their arrival, leaflets containing information on how to behave… Read more »

Hong Kong’s Liberal Studies Classes Spark Uproar In Mainland China

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Hong Kong has implemented a more progressive educational curriculum that is seemingly not in accordance with the old-school paradigm of Mainland China. The city, released from British rule in 1997, operates under a separate school system from the rest of the country, one that advocates the discussion of civil disobedience and freedom of the press…. Read more »

China Frees Canadian ‘Spy’ On Bail

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China’s Foreign Ministry has announced that Julia Garratt, a Canadian woman detained with her husband on suspicion of stealing Chinese state secrets, has been released on bail while the case remains under investigation, according to several reports. Both Julia and her husband Kevin were detained on August 4 by the state security bureau in China’s… Read more »

Milk Bust Coming? Farmers Pouring Milk Down The Drain

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Milk sales boomed and hit a record high in 2014, but now some agricultural experts are predicting a milk bust in 2015. Dairy farmers are pouring milk down the drain as milk prices plummet. Global overproduction of milk is largely being blamed for the anticipated milk bust. Dairy farmers are worried about losing their businesses… Read more »

Hello Kitty Goes Green With An Organic Farm

A new Hello Kitty organic farm has opened in Hong Kong.

Hello Kitty has had many jobs in her life as a childhood icon. She’s been a maid, an office worker, and even a pilot. Now, she’s taken on a new profession: farming. According to Modern Farmer a new 50,000 square foot organic farm has opened in Hong Kong. Called “Hello Kitty Go Green Organic Farm,”… Read more »

North Korea: Soldiers Desperately Raid China For Food, Money

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North Korean soldiers are becoming increasingly violent, and leading homicidal raids to steal food and money. The most shocking part? The raids are against China, North Korea’s closest ally. The border between North Korea and China is reportedly porous, running along the Tumen River. In the winter months, the river freezes over and can be… Read more »