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Thinking About China

By Alan Caruba ~

Napoleon Bonaparte purportedly said “Let China sleep, for when China wakes, she will shake the world.”

As Thomas J. Christensen, the author of his recently published “The China Challenge: Shaping the Choices of a Rising Power”, reminds us, “For millennia China was arguably the greatest civilization on the planet and for many previous centuries its most powerful empire.” 848 more words

Public Opinion

China: SC Exclusive: Human rights lawyers hit by Chinese cyber-attack

Not-for-profit legal group Lawyers Without Borders says that it has been hit by a cyber-attack emanating from China.

SC Exclusive: Human rights lawyers hit by Chinese cyber-attack… 48 more words

Sem Categoria

China in Black and White - Part 2

Sorry for the long delay in posting the 2nd part of my photo series. I have been busy in real life and last weekend was Ropecon 2015, the biggest annual role-playing game related event in Finland. 182 more words


Otmane El Rhazi: FS hails fund recognition plan

Otmane El Rhazi from news.gov.hk – Business & Finance.

Financial Secretary John Tsang has welcomed the signing of a Memorandum of Regulatory Co-operation related to the mutual recognition of funds arrangement between Hong Kong and the Mainland by the Hong Kong Securities & Futures Commission and the China Securities Regulatory Commission. 165 more words


Melatonin: Regulates your sleep cycle, regulates grape ripeness cycle

Short: Spraying melatonin on vines increases grape size and tightens up the time window over which grapes ripen so that there’s less variation in °Brix across the whole vineyard on any given day. 371 more words

New Research

A Chinese app that steals WiFi passwords just raised $50 million

A Chinese App used for connecting to the country’s ubiquitous Wifi hotspots without a login or password just raised substantial money in a series A venture funding round, according to a source at Northern Light Venture Capital, one of its investors. 239 more words