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  • China’s investment in Australian tourism set to surge

    CANBERRA, July 28 - The number of Chinese tourists visiting Australia, around 700,000 last year, is expected to double over the next six years, leading to a surge in Chinese investment in the local tourism industry. Major Chinese developer Greenland Group told a recent... Read more

  • Zimbabwe arrests Chinese man for ammunition possession

      HARARE, Jul 24  - Zimbabwean police have arrested a Chinese man in possession of ivory, gold and large quantities of ammunition, a spokeswoman said Wednesday.   Wongai Huo, 51, was arrested on Tuesday with 33,000 rounds of assorted ammunition at his offices... Read more

  • Man arrested in China for testicle chopping

    BEIJING, July 24 - A man used a blunt razor to chop off the testicles of three patients at a Chinese nursing home, state media said Thursday. The suspect, who has been arrested, castrated a mentally disabled man aged 60 and removed one testicle each from two bedridden patients... Read more

  • China censors squash giant inflatable toad reports

    BEIJING, Jul 23 - Chinese reports about a giant inflatable toad have been deleted from the Internet after social media users compared the puffed-up animal to a former Communist Party chief. The installation of a giant inflatable duck in Hong Kong's harbour last year sparked... Read more

  • China police ‘question’ OSI employees in meat scandal

    SHANGHAI, Jul 22 - Chinese police are questioning staff of US food supplier OSI Group for selling expired meat, state media said Tuesday, as a newspaper blasted foreign brands for failing to adopt a "dedicated attitude" towards local consumers. Shanghai authorities on Sunday... Read more