Wednesday, September 19, 2012

China's Next Leader Appears Healthy in US Meeting - ABC News


ABC News

China's Next Leader Appears Healthy in US Meeting
ABC News
While Penetta's visit comes at a sensitive time for China and its relations with the U.S. and regional neighbors, his meeting with Xi was closely scrutinized for any clues into the vice presidents prolonged absence, which ended Saturday when he ...
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China's Xi calls "purchase" of Diaoyu Islands "a farce," urges Japan to stop - Xinhua


New York Times (blog)

China's Xi calls "purchase" of Diaoyu Islands "a farce," urges Japan to stop
Xinhua
Xi recalled the "September 18 Incident," which directly preceded Japan's invasion of northeast China in 1931, saying Japanese militarism affected not only the Chinese, but also the United States and Asia-Pacific countries. Rather than reflect on the ...
Concerns mount as Japan, China island dispute shows no sign of easingChristian Science Monitor
The Meaning of the China-Japan Island DisputeNew York Times (blog)
China Cleans up After Angry Anti-Japan ProtestsABC News
Reuters
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Panetta: US Not Trying to Contain China - Voice of America


Voice of America

Panetta: US Not Trying to Contain China
Voice of America
Washington has expressed concern at China's military build-up and increased assertiveness in defending its maritime claims. Beijing fears Washington's new focus on Asia is emboldening U.S. allies such as Japan and the Philippines to directly confront ...
In China, Panetta Says US Focus on Asia Is No ThreatNew York Times
Panetta: New Asia Focus Not Aimed to Contain ChinaABC News
China's Xi meets Panetta, wants better military ties with USReuters
Fox News -Council on Foreign Relations (blog)
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Japan's central bank joins Fed in easing policy - Boston.com


Globe and Mail

Japan's central bank joins Fed in easing policy
Boston.com
The U.S. Federal Reserve, similarly alarmed by chronic weakness in the U.S. economy, launched an aggressive new effort Thursday to boost the stock market and make borrowing cheaper for years to come. The Fed said it would buy mortgage bonds for as ...
FOREX-Japan monetary easing knocks yen, losses seen mutedReuters
Japanese Central Bank Expands Asset-Buying to Bolster EconomyNew York Times
World Stocks Rise After Bank of Japan Eases PolicyABC News
Chicago Tribune
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Concerns mount as Japan, China island dispute shows no sign of easing - Christian Science Monitor


New York Times (blog)

Concerns mount as Japan, China island dispute shows no sign of easing
Christian Science Monitor
Twelve Chinese vessels reportedly arrived in the waters around the islands today, and some fear there is potential of pushing rhetoric to the next level between China and Japan, which have two of the best-equipped militaries in the region. On Sunday ...
China's Xi calls Japan's "purchase" of Diaoyu Islands "a farce"Xinhua
The Meaning of the China-Japan Island DisputeNew York Times (blog)
China Cleans up After Angry Anti-Japan ProtestsABC News
Los Angeles Times -Reuters
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Japan Backs Off Goal to Phase Out Nuclear Power by 2040 - New York Times


The Guardian

Japan Backs Off Goal to Phase Out Nuclear Power by 2040
New York Times
The reversal came after intense opposition to the plan from business groups and communities that host the country's nuclear power plants, which have warned that abandoning nuclear power will damage Japan's economy. Prime Minister Yoshihiko ... But ...
Japan cabinet approves plan to exit nuclear energyReuters
Japan shrinks from 2040 nuclear power exit deadlineThe Guardian
Japan backs off pledge to end nukes by 2040CBC.ca
Asahi Shimbun -Radio Australia
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China: Trade and Politics Don't Mix, Except When They Do - Wall Street Journal (blog)


Wall Street Journal (blog)

China: Trade and Politics Don't Mix, Except When They Do
Wall Street Journal (blog)
Asked about the fallout from a dispute with Japan over the East China Sea islands, controlled by Japan but claimed by China, he said this will definitely hurt trade. The Japanese government has decided to buy the islands, known as Senkaku in Japanese ...
Americans: China is an economic threatCNN
China says US auto trade complaint driven by election raceReuters
Change in China currency would have big impact on US economyBryan College Station Eagle
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