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Deqi Mu is a 7-year-old super talented musician from China. A video documentary about her is available on Al-Jazeera and is a MUST SEE - (Al-Jazeera screen shot)







Business & China - XPeng Announces Vehicle Delivery Results - February, 2021
The new version of P7’s operating system, Xmart OS 2.5.0 was released to customers on January 26th this year, optimizing 200+ features and adding 40+ new functions including the navigation assisted highway autonomous driving solution NGP (Navigation Guided Pilot)

Business & China - Xi Jinping Sends Chinese New Year Greetings, Wishes for Prosperous China - February, 2021
“I'd like to extend Spring Festival blessings to people of all ethnic groups across the country. I wish everyone good health, happiness for their families, successful careers, and an auspicious Year of the Ox. I also wish our great motherland, with its beautiful mountains and rivers, much prosperity”

BIT & China - XPeng Unveils Beta Version Navigation Guided Pilot Function - February, 2021
XPeng’s NGP highway navigation function conducts automatic navigation assisted driving from point A to B based on the navigation route set by the driver. Upon its launch, it will be implemented on the Premium version of the XPeng P7 with the XPILOT 3.0 system

Business & China - China’s Winter Sports in Full Swing as 2022 Winter Olympics Approaches - January, 2021
Chinese President Xi Jinping is not falling behind. For two consecutive days, he inspected preparatory work for the Games in the two host cities. As a long-term winter sports fan, Xi met with athletes, coaches, representatives of operation teams, and construction staff in the Zhangjiakou competition zone in north China's Hebei Province

Business & China - CCTV+:Chinese and European Media Issue a Statement on Strengthening Media Cooperation - January, 2021
The forum was , hosted by the China Media Group (CMG) with 28 delegates from 25 organizations in 16 European countries and China in attendance - Firstly, we believe that in the face of the current global public health challenges, the media plays a key and invaluable role in distributing tangible and scientifically-proven information and knowledge

Business & China - The Central Processing Facilities of Oryx Concession in Chad - January, 2021
As Taiwan’s state-owned enterprise and the largest energy group, CPC is responsible for ensuring the nation’s energy security, supplying oil and gas, stabilizing prices, and securing the sustainable development of the national economy and people’s livelihood, as well as promoting economic development

Business & China - Expert Seminar on Anti-COVID-19 Chinese Herbal Medicine - December, 2020
Hainan's development of film industry is in line with the trend of the industry. It has the advantages of geographical environment and humanities. It is expected that all guests will display good films and cooperate here; Welcome guests to invest here to make the free trade port a highland for the development of the film industry

Business & China - The 3rd Hainan Island International Film Festival opened in Sanya, Hainan, China - December, 2020
Hainan's development of film industry is in line with the trend of the industry. It has the advantages of geographical environment and humanities. It is expected that all guests will display good films and cooperate here; Welcome guests to invest here to make the free trade port a highland for the development of the film industry

Business & China - CGTN: What China's 14th Five-Year Plan Means for Yangtze River Economic Belt - November, 2020
Agendas were highlighted in a meeting in Nanjing, the capital city of Jiangsu Province, by Chinese President Xi Jinping, who just wrapped up inspection in the province.- Xi, also general secretary of the CPC Central Committee, went to Shanghai on November 12 to mark the 30th anniversary of Pudong's development

Business & China - Xpeng Announces Next-gen Autonomous Driving Architecture - November, 2020
At Auto Guangzhou 2020 - The Company has become the first car manufacturer to adopt Lidar (laser for imaging, detection and ranging) as a new hardware component for its next-generation autonomous driving architecture, significantly improving the vehicle’s high-precision object recognition performance

Business & China- The 8th Shenzhen International Industrial Design Fair Commences - November, 2020
Online and Offline Assembly of Global Design Talent - The opening ceremony received 580 thousand views online. At the opening ceremony, the Industrial Culture Development Center of MIIT officially issued the Report on Design Industry Development of China (2020) - “New” Way to Hosting a Multidisciplinary Exhibition

BIT & Business - World’s Truly Affordable Ventilator - October, 2020
Wise Ally Proudly Introduces the World’s Truly Affordable Ventilator SapiVents – The Breakthrough Ventilator that Save Lives - With over 35 million confirmed cases and 1 million deaths so far caused², ventilators have been in critical shortage globally since the beginning of the pandemic in late January 2020

Business & China - Ant Group’s INCLUSION Fintech Conference Debuts in Shanghai - September, 2020
Kristalina Georgieva, Managing Director of the IMF, highlights the pivotal role financial inclusion can play in building a better and more resilient world in keynote - Eric Jing, Executive Chairman of Ant Group, envisions a new financial ecosystem powered by technological innovation

Business & China - Alibaba Unveils New Manufacturing Digital Factory - September, 2020
Cloud intelligence-powered manufacturing levels playing field for SMEs, enabling access to small-batch customization and agility in production - Xunxi Digital Factory, powered by Alibaba’s cloud computing infrastructure and IoT, offers SMEs a digitalized end-to-end manufacturing supply chain that allows for fully-customized, demand-driven production

Business & China - Beijing to Build Pilot Free Trade Zone - September, 2020
To Further Open Up Services Industry - CIFTIS is the first major international economic and trade event held both online and offline by China since the COVID-19 outbreak - Open and inclusive environment for cooperation

Business & China - The first Film Critics Association in Macau, China - September, 2020
Aollywood (Macau-Hollywood, the “Eastern Hollywood”) established the first Film Critics Association in Macau, China - Board members elected a new leadership team, and the chairman is the famous film critic Zhou Liming

Business & China - The Landmark IPO of VeriSilicon on Shanghai STAR Market - August, 2020
VeriSilicon successfully landed on the Sci-Tech Innovation Board (STAR Market) of the Shanghai Stock Exchange, China - Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Shanghai, China, VeriSilicon has five design and R&D centers in China and the United States, as well as 10 sales and customer service offices worldwide

Business & China - Ant Group’s blockchain-based solutions - August, 2020
Ant Group Unveils New Technology Brand AntChain and All-in-One Workstation AntChain Station for Express Blockchain Deployment- AntChain, a new technology brand for Ant Group’s blockchain-based solutions that also aggregates other digital technologies including AI, Internet of Things (IoT) and secure computation

Business & China - Xpeng Motors Announces US $500mn Series C+ Financing - July, 2020
Investors include Aspex, Coatue, Hillhouse Capital and Sequoia Capital China - The Series C+ financing further enhances the Company’s commitment to serving the large and growing base of technology-savvy middle-class consumers in China by providing Smart EV experiences empowered by advanced technology

Business & China - Jack Ma Foundation & Alibaba Foundation Donate - March, 2020
To Seven More Countries in Asia to Fight COVID-19 - Additional medical supplies to be donated to Azerbaijan, Bhutan, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan and Vietnam - Total recipient countries in Asia increased to 23 An India bound flight loaded with the first batch of medical supplies donated by the Jack Ma Foundation and Alibaba Foundation departed Shanghai, China yesterday

BIT & China - Xpeng Motors' 2nd-gen Sports Sedan P7 - March, 2020
The MIIT released its 329th batch of vehicle manufacturer and product announcements and its third recommendation catalog for new energy vehicles today. The Xpeng P7 sports sedan was verified to have a NEDC range of 706km. It is the longest range among electric vehicles available in China. The model listed in the MIIT announcement is the RWD version, with 196kW maximum power, 390N·m peak torque and 12.5kWh/100km power consumption.

Apparently the Laker star LeBron James' fame has gone to his head. It appears as if he's often been referred to as King James has infected his brain. It's as if he believes that he is BIGGER THAN THE NBA LEAGUE and HE'S MORE IMPORTANT THAN PUBLIC SAFETY - - The Zhang Weili (China), Joanna Jedrzejczyk (Poland) UFC fight is being viewed as being the greatest women's fight of all time but it had it's racist backstory - NBA's Greatest All-time TEAM

Business & China- How China Mobilizes Whole Country to Contain Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) - February, 2020
After 16 years leading Corporate Communications, D’Arcy Rudnay Retires - Ms. Rudnay will remain with the company through the end of the year, serving as senior advisor to Comcast’s Executive Leadership Team - Ms. Khoury joined Comcast over 20 years ago and has been responsible for leading communications for Comcast Cable and has managed strategic communications for numerous campaigns and product and technology launches

NBA News & China Buisness - NBA and Tencent Announce Five-year Partnership Expansion - July, 2019
Last season, 490 million fans in China watched NBA programming on Tencent’s platforms, nearly three times the number of fans who watched the NBA on Tencent during the 2014-15 season. 21 million fans in China watched Game 6 of the 2019 NBA Finals on Tencent, marking the most-watched NBA game ever on a digital platform in China

FIFA NEWS: FIFA and the Chinese FA Join Forces - April, 2019
To further develop football in the country - The Memorandum of Understanding crystallises FIFA’s and the CFA’s willingness to work together to enhance football structures, management and technical aspects related to football in China

THE BAD & FAKE CNN (so called) NEWS - CNN is the leader in propaganda while reporting slanted, biased or fake news. Their links to the Zionist cause is evident in their positive reports from Jerusalem and their demonizing anything Palestinian. Al-Jazeera is more balanced and reports good and bad news. They are what CNN is NOT BALANCED. Al-Jazeera reported a very enjoyable documentary on 7-year-old Chinese musician Deqi Mu which is a MUST SEE

NBA Business NEWS & CHINA - NBA names Derek Chang CEO of NBA China - April, 2018
Chang was most recently the Head of International Lifestyle Channels at Scripps Networks Interactive, where he directed the international expansion of Scripps’ lifestyle brands. Prior to Scripps, Chang was Executive Vice President of Content Strategy and Development at DIRECTV, where he oversaw all content, including the management of DIRECTV’s sports business and its relationship with the NBA for NBA TV and NBA League Pass – the NBA’s out-of-market live game subscription package. - THIS DAY IN THE NBA

Business & China - AirAsia and Everbright Sign China Joint Venture Memorandum of Understanding - May, 2017
It outlines how the parties will incorporate a joint venture to be known as AirAsia (China) for the purposes of operating a low-cost aviation business based in Zhengzhou, the capital of Henan province in central China

Other than Yao Ming, Jeremy Lin arguably is the 2nd most successful Asian player to compete in the NBA. The Charlotte Hornets is his 5th NBA team during his six year NBA career. With career averages of 11.7 points per game, 3 assists and 3.2 rebounds while playing only 26.8 minutes per game Lin reflected on his career and the Hornets playoff chances during a global media NBA conference call - THIS DAY IN THE NBA


Sports Notes - LIN SANITY FEVER IS OVER - March 2012
It was a matter of time when the Jeremy Lin balloon would come down to reality and the NY Knicks would return to their old ways of losing. The Chinese American Lin is the best thing to happen in the NBA this season the question is can the Knicks return to their winning form with their two super stars Carmelo Anthony and Amare Stoudemire returning to the lineup - Peyton Manning is shopping for a team to blend his talents. The Denver Broncos are said to be in the driver's seat with the Arizona Cardinals 2nd. Manning tosses to super star receiver Larry Fitzgerald is a match made in heaven. Can it be signed sealed and delivered on earth? - CAMBODIA LOSE FOUR STRAIGHT GAMES AND RISE 6 SPOTS IN THE FIFA RANKINGS

BANK of CHINA = INCONVENIENCE & A WASTE OF TIME - TIP: BE ADVISED WHEN YOU ARE IN CHINA PURCHASE AN INTERNATIONAL SIM CARD for occasions such as contacting your bank and contacts for emergencies. SIM cards are sold when you exit customs at the Beijing airport. We didn't purchase there. We needed to find out what a fair price was and who the good companies were - Chinese banking systems are not what a westerner would be accustomed to. At the Bank of China convenience is not a part of the equation.

IF YOU VALUE YOUR TIME & MONEY - THE BEIJING EXPERIENCE - When a tourist spends thousands of dollars to travel to the other side of the world to visit a country to enjoy tourism sites the last thing in the world a tourist needs are problems. Anyone can obtain problems ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD FOR FREE so…. WHY PAY FOR PROBLEMS IN CHINA? The Bank of China's prevailing attitude is a minimum two hour wait is better spent for a tourist to wait for service than using that time to spend money visiting tourist sites. As we all know TIME CAN'T BE REPLACED

NEW Travel Tips CHINA - SOMETHING NEW 4 U - November, 2011
THE REAL DEAL - In the coming months we will share with you some of those stories and in the process offer tips as to the who, what and where to do business with those with the business that are prepared to do so with staff that are competent enough to communicate with an English speaking tourist

The Adventures of Roman Wanderaugh in CHINA Travel Tips - CHINA THE SWEET & SOUR - Part 1 - October, 2011
At times the road was rough and plans were changed due to necessity and unnecessary problems' raising the question is CHINA ready for prime time tourism? - Subway systems are excellent - Communications with SIM CARDS - Bank of China Nightmare - Internet solution

Sports Notes - THE (YAO) MING DYNASTY IS OVER - July, 2011
With his warm persona and basketball skills Yao Ming brought people around the world together and helped remove racial barriers much like Michael Jackson did through his music - NBA SET MICHAEL JORDAN FREE - How Kobe Bryant acquired his name - DID YOU KNOW

FAST MONEY FOR SLOW SERVICE - After 12 days of official operation yesterday July 12th China's fast Bullet train ran into problems. China's CCTV News reported that on the Beijing to Shanghai trip arrived two hours late

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