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China Beefs Up Ebola Screening at Trade Expo

voanews.com — China is stepping up efforts to detect possible cases of Ebola in the southern province of Guangdong, which has the country's largest African population and where health officials earlier this week announced monitoring of some 43 suspected cases of infection. All have tested negative.

China Stresses Constitution's Role in Building Rule of Law

voanews.com — China's Communist Party leaders have approved a plan to boost rule of law in the world's second largest economy, which highlights the need to abide by the country's constitution, according to a communiqué released at the end of top-level meetings this week. The party also approved the expulsion of several high-ranking officials during the meetings.

China Says 43 Suspected Ebola Carriers Cleared

voanews.com — China has broken its silence on suspected cases of Ebola in the country, reporting that 43 individuals in the southern province of Guangdong recently tested negative for the virus. Chinese media reported the country is stepping up measures to prevent the deadly virus from reaching its shores.

Hong Kong Economic Woes Present Challenge, Opportunity

voanews.com — As protests in Hong Kong push into their second week, it is not just the fight for more representation at the ballot box that has driven protesters to the streets, but also concerns about economic opportunity.

Hong Kong Protests Cloud China’s National Day

voanews.com — As China marked its National Day Wednesday, a defiant gathering of thousands of people in Hong Kong demanding deeper electoral reforms for the port city cast a shadow over Beijing's celebration. At a flag-raising ceremony to mark the holiday in Hong Kong, protesters booed and made a "thumbs down" sign as helicopters flew overhead.

China Muslims Work to Change Perceptions After Knife Attacks

voanews.com — China says it has sentenced three men to death and one woman to life in prison over a deadly knife attack in March that left more than 30 dead and 140 injured. Beijing says Muslim militants from China's restive western region, Xinjiang, carried out the attacks.

Anti-Terror Drills Highlight China’s Push Into Central Asia

voanews.com — China, Russia and several central Asian countries, all members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, or SCO, have just wrapped up a massive round of anti terrorism military drills in Inner Mongolia. The joint exercises follow a year of multiple terrorist attacks inside China, mostly in its restive Xinjiang region that borders central Asia.

Regional Tensions Loom Over China’s APEC Preparations

voanews.com — China hosts top-level meetings of the Asian Pacific Economic Cooperation or APEC for the first time this November. The meetings follow months of Chinese territorial assertiveness in the region, which has created unease among some of its neighbors. It is unclear just how much can be done to smooth over ties before the meetings begin.

China Investigates Powerful Former Security Chief

voanews.com — The public in China is welcoming the Communist Party's decision to investigate one of the country's once most powerful politicians, former domestic security chief Zhou Yongkang. Analysts say the move by President Xi Jinping is not only an effort to win more support for the party, but an essential step to furthering much needed economic reforms and removing those who would stand in the way of change.

China Investigates Powerful Former Security Chief

voanews.com — The public in China is welcoming the Communist Party's decision to investigate one of the country's once most powerful politicians, former domestic security chief Zhou Yongkang. Analysts say the move by President Xi Jinping is not only an effort to win more support for the party, but an essential step to furthering much needed economic reforms and removing those who would stand in the way of change.
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Oct 23, 2014

RT @tengbiao: 法治的精髓應該是制約公權力,在中國卻成了用法律來治理民間、管制百姓。立法的人大是黨控制的,政府是黨控制的,公、檢、法是黨控制的,而黨是特權家庭控制的,而特權家庭是不受法律控制的。簡單說來,就是不受法律控制的東西控制了法律。blog.boxun.com/hero/201410/te…

Oct 23, 2014

Xinhua: 4th Plenum Communique adds #China's NPC and Standing Committee should play better role N supervising constitution's implementation

Oct 23, 2014

Xinhua: #China 4th Plenum Communique highlights need for abiding by country's constitution to build rule of law

Oct 23, 2014

RT @ChinaRealTime: Items confiscated in corruption probes are for sale on Taobao, including a $150 million plaza on.wsj.com/1nzGvx6 pic.twitter.com/wmZ9wMXd70

Oct 22, 2014

RT @rosetangy: Man in HK: "25 yrs ago, HKers stood up 4 Beijingers. I, a BJer on behalf of 110 pro-democracy Chinese, take ur side." pic.twitter.com/ty2Z0s9PLW

Oct 22, 2014

RT @Alex_Ogle: Knife-wielding men pour soy sauce over 15,000 copies of pro-democracy HK newspaper scmp.com/news/hong-kong… via @kjalee pic.twitter.com/iGGZM8ycXX

Oct 22, 2014

RT @SCMP_News: Hong Kong officials become the butt of online jokes after Occupy crisis talks f.sc.mp/t2Hkc92 pic.twitter.com/nEQepdErJq

Oct 22, 2014

#Russia to deploy underwater robots to protect oil and gas assets in Artic, Interfax says no robot sharks though interfax.com/newsinf.asp?id…

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