Daily Archives: 27 December, 2007

"Foreigners are Forbidden to Pass Without Permission"

Reporters from the China Information Centre at observechina.net spotted an interesting new sign in Beijing.  Is this another one of those “innovations” for the upcoming 2008 Beijing Olympics?  A big congratulations to the “Beijing Municipal People’s Government”, the host of … Continue reading

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Australian Media Warns China May Retaliate Against a BHP-Rio Merge

Australia’s national broadcaster, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC), quoted in length an expert’s warning that the BHP-Rio Tinto merge might bring along an end to Australia’s resources boom, due to possible retaliation from China.  This is the first time that … Continue reading

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