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Airbnb China Head Resigns (Tue, 31 Oct 2017)
Airbnb global vice president and head of China region Ge Hong has reportedly departed the company just four months after …
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Alibaba Establishes Global Research Academy (Thu, 26 Oct 2017)
Alibaba's chief technology officer Zhang Jianfeng announced during Alibaba's Cloud Habitat Conference in Hangzhou that the group has established a …
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Tencent Creates Advertising Division In Silicon Valley (Mon, 16 Oct 2017)
Chinese Internet company Tencent is establishing a new advertising division in its Palo Alto office to provide services to American …
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Hyundai, China Unicom To Build Big Data Center In Guizhou (Wed, 11 Oct 2017)
South Korea's Hyundai Group will cooperate with China Unicom to build a big data center in Guizhou. This is the …
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Former IBM Watson Chief Scientist Joins JD (Wed, 11 Oct 2017)
Zhou Bowen, an authoritative scientist in the artificial intelligence sector, joined e-commerce firm JD as vice president of JD Group. …
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China to open up VPN services in Beijing to foreign investment (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
China’s efforts to further open up and attract foreign investment has continued, with the city of Beijing unveiling plans to allow overseas firms to invest in virtual private network services within a trial zone by the end of the year, said the South China Morning Post. Foreign investors will be allowed to invest in virtual […]
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Huawei founder details reform plan to beat US blacklisting (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
China’s Huawei will spend more on production equipment this year to ensure supply continuity, cut redundant roles and demote inefficient managers as its grapples with a “live-or-die moment” in the wake of US export curbs, said founder Ren Zhengfei, reported Reuters. His remarks come as the US said this week it will extend a reprieve […]
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ChiNext to follow STAR Market in adopting registration-based IPOs (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
Shenzhen’s ChiNext board for growth enterprises surged Monday after Beijing rolled out a plan for bolder reforms in the city, including introducing a registration-based initial public offering (IPO) system for the board, reported Caixin. Over the weekend, the State Council set a goal of turning Shenzhen into a city with world-class economic competitiveness and innovation. […]
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China slowdown knocks Asia coal price to 3-year low (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
The price of coal used in power stations in Asia has fallen to its lowest level in three years due to fading demand in India and China, the two biggest coal consumers, said the Financial Times. Having surged to $120 a ton last summer, the Australian benchmark seaborne price of thermal coal has fallen 44% […]
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China launches revamped LPRs, one-year rate set to 4.25% (Wed, 21 Aug 2019)
China’s revamped national loan prime rates (LPRs) were released with the one-year rate coming in at 4.25%, down from the previous rate of 4.31%, and below the one-year benchmark lending rate of 4.35%, reported Caixin. The five-year LPR came in at 4.85%, five basis points lower than the benchmark rate for loans with maturities longer […]
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The risk of becoming infected with malware through advertising on web pages is 95% (Sat, 11 Jun 2016)
Browse plagued certain pages of advertising in the form of pop ups continued carries a great risk of infecting our computers end up with some sort of malware. This is confirmed by a study published on jtautosecurity.co.uk/ which states that “The probability that an average Internet user with a page infected after three months of navigation […]
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Japan

サウジ記者失踪~婚約者の寄稿:My Fiancé Jamal Khashoggi Was a Lonely Patriot @nytimes (Wed, 17 Oct 2018)

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記者席の小競り合い:BuzzFeed v Leigh Sales (Fri, 10 Jul 2015)

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アカウンタビリティ≠説明責任:Definition of Accountability (Fri, 27 Feb 2015)

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「テロリストは全員イスラム教徒」の嘘を数字で検証:Are All Terrorists Muslims? No (Fri, 16 Jan 2015)

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シャルリー・エブドの風刺画で不覚にも連想したもの:Charlie Hebdo cartoons remind me of.. (Sat, 10 Jan 2015)

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