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President Xi Jinping showed no sign of bending to Southeast Asian pressure to resolve increasingly irascible territorial disputes over the South China Sea on Thursday, simply repeating past calls for dialogue.

via China feed http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1323500/xi-jinping-sidesteps-southeast-asian-pressure-over-south-china-sea

China’s plan for a nationwide property database, once hailed as an antidote to corruption, has stalled amid resistance from local governments that illustrates the difficulty Beijing faces in driving through reforms to tackle widespread graft.

via China feed http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1323409/local-officials-pose-roadblocks-nationwide-property-database

Contrary to popular images of dinosaurs roaming a steamy tropical planet, the prehistoric creatures may also have spent long periods living among enormous ice sheets where they evolved feathers to survive the arctic conditions, according to a new study by Chinese and Fren

via China feed http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1323039/dinosaurs-may-have-lived-arctic-conditions-study-finds

Two of the mainland’s top universities have made moderate gains in the latest global university rankings. But researchers say the country’s universities in general need to become more international and improve the quality of their research to be more competitive.

via China feed http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1323120/peking-tsinghua-universities-edge-times-higher-education-rankings

A consortium led by Australian billionaire James Packer and US director Brett Ratner has struck a massive movie-making deal with Warner Brothers, with an eye fixed firmly on Chinese movie fans.

via China feed http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1323119/us450m-warner-brothers-movie-making-deal-eyes-china

Turkey’s US$4 billion order for a Chinese missile defence system is a breakthrough for China in its bid to become a supplier of advanced weapons, even though opposition from Washington and Nato threatens to derail the deal.

via China feed http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1323020/turkey-missile-deal-victory-china-even-if-it-doesnt-happen

The Chinese inventor who dreamed up the electronic cigarette in a nicotine-induced vision says that despite its global popularity, copycat versions and legal disputes mean he has battled to cash in on his creation.

via China feed http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1322857/chinas-electronic-cigarette-inventor-fights-financial-rewards

Chinese tourists visiting the United States during China’s “Golden Week” holiday have complained of nowhere to visit after the federal government shutdown closed some of the country’s most popular tourist sites.

via China feed http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1322831/chinese-tourists-us-loss-amid-shutdown-national-parks-and-monuments

Chinese President Xi Jinping is making his first visit to Southeast Asia since taking office, arriving on Wednesday in Indonesia to boost ties and economic partnerships with the region’s biggest country.

via China feed http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1322829/xi-jinping-visits-indonesia-boost-ties

Chen Guangcheng, the Chinese dissident and legal rights activist who accused New York University of forcing him to leave this summer because of alleged pressure from the Chinese government, will be joining The Witherspoon Institute, a conservative think tank.

via China feed http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1322677/chinese-dissident-chen-guangcheng-join-conservative-us-think-tank