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China, Japan, S.Korea commit to economic policies supporting demand

BAKU - Central bankers and finance ministers from China, Japan and South Korea said on Sunday they remained committed to policies to support demand in the face of moderate and uneven global growth.

China, Japan, South Korea commit to economic policies supporting demand

BAKU - Central bankers and finance ministers from China, Japan and South Korea said on Sunday they remained committed to policies to support demand in the face of moderate and uneven global growth.

1:32pm IST

Table Tennis - Ding defies injury to win second world title

REUTERS - China's Ding Ning has claimed a second women's singles world title by battling through an ankle injury that left her in a heap to beat compatriot Liu Shiwen 4-3 in the final.

9:05am IST

CORRECTED-INTERVIEW-Soccer -AFC would back any China World Cup bid - Soosay

MANAMA, May 2 - China's hopes of one day hosting a World Cup would receive the full backing of Asia's governing body more than 25 years after the idea was first mooted, according to AFC general secretary Alex Soosay.

5:50am IST

AFC would back any China World Cup bid - Soosay

MANAMA - China's hopes of one day hosting a World Cup would receive the full backing of Asia's governing body more than 25 years after the idea was first mooted, according to AFC general secretary Alex Soosay.

02 May 2015

INTERVIEW-Soccer -AFC would back any China World Cup bid - Soosay

MANAMA, May 2 - China's hopes of one day hosting a World Cup would receive the full backing of Asia's governing body more than 25 years after the idea was first mooted, according to AFC general secretary Alex Soosay.

02 May 2015

ADB says will maintain standards when cooperating with AIIB

BAKU - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) said on Saturday that it was ready to work with the China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) so long as standards were met, while also announcing changes to boost its own lending capacity by billions of dollars.

02 May 2015

Square dancing runs circles around other hobbies for China's elderly

BEIJING - Chinese-style square dancing is running circles around other hobbies for the elderly, with millions taking to parks and plazas across China, swivelling their hips and rolling their arms - but it's not to everyone's liking. | Video

02 May 2015

Square dancing runs circles around other hobbies for China's elderly

BEIJING - Chinese-style square dancing is running circles around other hobbies for the elderly, with millions taking to parks and plazas across China, swiveling their hips and rolling their arms - but it's not to everyone's liking. | Video

02 May 2015

No meetings at tourist hotspots, China reminds officials

BEIJING - China's top graft buster took the unusual step on Friday of plastering its website with pictures of 21 top Chinese tourist sites where officials are banned from holding meetings, a reminder of its crackdown on extravagance and corruption.

01 May 2015

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