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China ETF demand overwhelms quota as premium rises to record

The largest U.S. ETF that tracks mainland Chinese stocks has jumped to a record premium to its underlying assets as unprecedented demand forces fund manager Deutsche Bank AG to all but stop taking in new money. 629 more words

China

In a counter to Xiaomi on Flipkart, OnePlus ties up with Amazon to launch in India #cloud #cloudcomputing

Last week, Xiaomi launched its Redmi Note in India. The smartphone will be sold on India’s leading ecommerce platform Flipkart exclusively. In fact, there’s nowhere else you can buy a Xiaomi phone in India. 28 more words

China

Focus on Hongjiang: Yujia Lane's Brothels

In front of the Tianyue theatre (天约戏院), there is an old lane where tourist groups do not go … it’s not on the tour. There is no sign that marks the entrance to the narrow Yu Family Lane (余家冲). 693 more words

China

The Thanksgiving Table.

The dinner table is extended

The gimpy table leg is mended

The tablecloth is laid with care

I’ve polished up the old flatware

The china plates will not be used… 97 more words

Poetry

' RUSSIA SIGNS FIRST EVER CONTRACT TO EXPORT SURFACE-TO-AIR MISSILE SYSTEMS TO CHINA '

#AceNewsServices – MOSCOW – Nov.26 – Moscow News reports that Russia “has signed a contract” to deliver the S-400 surface-to-air missile systems to China, Vedomosti daily reported on Wednesday, citing its sources.  171 more words

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The Broken Zipper

While the visit to the Government Hospital for our medical went fairly smoothly, a broken zipper caused some tense moments after the check up was complete. 604 more words

Abroad

RT: Iran nuclear deal enters the danger zone, by Pepe Escobar

Pepe Escobar is the roving correspondent for Asia Times/Hong Kong, an analyst for RT and TomDispatch, and a frequent contributor to websites and radio shows ranging from the US to East Asia. 1,305 more words

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