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China cybersecurity plan aims to protect state secrets - official paper

SHANGHAI - China will prepare a five-year cybersecurity plan to protect state secrets and data, the official China Daily said on Thursday, citing a senior official of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.

China cybersecurity plan aims to protect state secrets -official paper

SHANGHAI, May 28 - China will prepare a five-year cybersecurity plan to protect state secrets and data, the official China Daily said on Thursday, citing a senior official of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology.

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U.S. hopes Chinese island-building will spur Asian response

WASHINGTON - By releasing video of Beijing’s island reclamation work and considering more assertive maritime actions, the United States is signaling a tougher stance over the South China Sea and trying to spur Asian partners to more action.

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China stocks fall on margin tightening, IPO wave, weigh on Hong Kong

SHANGHAI, May 28 - China stocks fell on Thursday as a growing number of brokerages tightened requirements on margin financing - an important engine behind a red-hot rally that has made Chinese share markets the best performers in the world.

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China steeply hikes registration fees for drugs, medical devices

SHANGHAI, May 28 - China's drug regulator has steeply raised the fees required to register drugs and medical devices in the world's second-biggest pharmaceutical market, as a lack of resources and expertise hinders its ability to process a rising number of applications.

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UPDATE 1-Chinese developer Sunac says terminates Kaisa takeover deal

HONG KONG, May 28 - Chinese developer Sunac China Holdings said on Thursday it had dropped a $587 million takeover offer for smaller rival Kaisa Group Holdings , a deal that was seen as a financial lifeline for the heavily indebted company.

8:02am IST

India tipped to overtake China in Modi's first year despite sluggish feel

NEW DELHI - When India releases gross domestic product data on Friday that is expected to show the economy growing faster than China for a second consecutive quarter, skeptics could be forgiven for asking: Why does it feel so slow?

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India tipped to overtake China in Modi's first year despite sluggish feel

NEW DELHI - When India releases gross domestic product data on Friday that is expected to show the economy growing faster than China for a second consecutive quarter, sceptics could be forgiven for asking: Why does it feel so slow?

Top News, Business, Economy 4:52am IST

G7 finance chiefs ponder flagging growth amid Greek crisis fears

DRESDEN, Germany - G7 ministers and central bank heads convened on Wednesday to discuss how to revive global growth and China's increasing clout, while keeping a close eye on the protracted talks to avoid a Greek default. | Video

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G7 finance chiefs ponder flagging growth amid Greek crisis fears

DRESDEN, Germany - G7 ministers and central bank heads convened on Wednesday to discuss how to revive global growth and China's increasing clout, while keeping a close eye on the protracted talks to avoid a Greek default.

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