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A Remote Chinese Province Uses Its Climate To Grow A Big-Data Industry
http://npr.org/sections/alltechconsidered/2017/07/03/535369266/a-remote-chinese-province-uses-its-climate-to-grow-a-big-data-industry

When Young Chinese Ask, ‘What’s Your Sign?’ They Don’t Mean Dragon or Rat
https://nytimes.com/2017/07/22/world/asia/china-western-astrology.html

Kowtow and Get Out: How I Was Almost Ejected from the Forbidden City
http://radiichina.com/kowtow-and-get-out-how-i-was-almost-ejected-from-the-forbidden-city/

The Lonely Crusade of China’s Human Rights Lawyers
https://nytimes.com/2017/07/25/magazine/the-lonely-crusade-of-chinas-human-rights-lawyers.html

For Computers, Too, It’s Hard to Learn to Speak Chinese
https://technologyreview.com/s/608249/for-computers-too-its-hard-to-learn-to-speak-chinese

A Chinese American lesson for Trump
http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2017/01/chinese-american-lesson-trump-170130123606142.html

„Himálajskou viagru“ ohrožují změny klimatu, sběrači se bojí o živobytí
http://zpravy.idnes.cz/himalaj-houba-viagra-cina-0xw-/zahranicni.aspx?c=A170727_095738_zahranicni_ert

Táta v říši středu 2 – Usměvavá Sunny mě ulovila u čínské zdi
http://hauk.blog.idnes.cz/blog.aspx?c=615031

Uganda’s Chinese-built high speed railway will cost even more than Kenya’s did
https://qz.com/1036970/ugandas-chinese-built-sgr-railway-will-cost-more-than-kenyas/

A truth-bomb for Beijing: Neither Asia nor the world revolves around China
https://qz.com/1040677/a-truth-bomb-for-beijing-neither-asia-nor-the-world-revolves-around-china

Computer scientists reveal the hidden architecture of tax havens—and how to beat
https://qz.com/1036982/computer-scientists-reveal-the-hidden-architecture-of-tax-havens-and-how-to-beat-them

Quantum teleportation is even weirder than you think
http://nature.com/news/quantum-teleportation-is-even-weirder-than-you-think-1.22321

China’s growing deserts a major political risk
http://globalriskinsights.com/2016/02/chinas-growing-deserts-a-major-political-risk/

A Chinese subway station opens in the middle of nowhere
https://www.commercialrealestate.com.au/news/a-chinese-subway-station-in-the-middle-of-nowhere/

Strong demand for workers in China, so why aren’t wages rising?
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/economy/article/2103817/strong-demand-workers-china-so-why-arent-wages-rising

12 Regions of China: The Southeast Coast
http://thediplomat.com/2017/07/12-regions-of-china-the-southeast-coast/

New ‘halal’ option on food delivery app puts China’s social media users in a stew
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2103876/new-halal-option-food-delivery-app-puts-chinas-social-media-users

Beijing pushes for immediate start to China-Thai railway
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/diplomacy-defence/article/2103895/beijing-charts-stability-course-trouble-rumbles-south

Hot ways to chill: China’s heat wave inspires creative thinking among sweltering locals
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2103908/hot-ways-chill-chinas-heat-wave-inspires-creative-thinking-among

Why is China so keen to alienate half a billion young Indians with no memories of the war?
http://www.scmp.com/week-asia/geopolitics/article/2104017/why-china-so-keen-alienate-half-billion-young-indians-no

Ping Pong Fury
https://chublicopinion.com/2017/07/25/ping-pong-fury/

Anger at plan to let Chinese police patrol in Hong Kong
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/jul/26/anger-at-plan-to-let-chinese-police-patrol-in-hong-kong

Illegal buildings demolished in revamp of old area in Beijing
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2104184/illegal-buildings-demolished-revamp-old-area-beijing

Mrtvé nevěsty – špička ledovce čínského obchodu s lidmi
https://sinopsis.cz/mrtve-nevesty-spicka-ledovce-cinskeho-obchodu-s-lidmi/

Praise for Bo Xilai in Chongqing as city faces fresh graft probe
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2104202/praise-bo-xilai-chongqing-city-faces-fresh-graft-probe

China’s top state-run firms told to become joint stock corporations by year’s end
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/economy/article/2104239/chinas-top-state-run-firms-told-become-joint-stock-corporations

Chinese scientists create biggest virtual universe with world’s fastest computer, beating European record
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2104297/chinese-scientists-create-biggest-virtual-universe-worlds-fastest

Schoolgirl’s brush with death from selling her eggs casts spotlight on China’s black market
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2104322/chinese-schoolgirl-nearly-dies-after-illegal-surgery-sell-eggs

Chinese writers steer path round censors to earn cash through apps
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2104321/chinese-writers-steer-path-round-censors-earn-cash

Britain’s new aircraft carriers to test Beijing in South China Sea
https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2017/jul/27/britains-new-aircraft-carriers-to-test-beijing-in-south-china-sea

Muž „před tankem“ z roku 1989 žije, ale ve vězení
https://sinopsis.cz/muz-pred-tankem-z-roku-1989-zije-ale-ve-vezeni/

12 Regions of China: The Gansu and Ningxia Corridors
http://thediplomat.com/2017/07/12-regions-of-china-the-gansu-and-ningxia-corridors/

You’ll soon save an hour on China’s Beijing-Shanghai bullet train … but there’s a catch
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2104396/faster-bullet-trains-beijing-shanghai-line-it-could-mean-fewer

Xi personally behind island-building in the South China Sea
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/policies-politics/article/2104547/xi-personally-behind-island-building-south-china-sea

Why students in Beijing are learning Armenian
http://www.scmp.com/week-asia/article/2104522/why-students-beijing-are-learning-armenian

The Rise and Fall of a ‘Patriotic Investment Charity’ in China
https://globalvoices.org/2017/07/29/the-rise-and-fall-of-a-patriotic-investment-charity-in-china/

China’s ageing solar panels are going to be a big environmental problem
http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2104162/chinas-ageing-solar-panels-are-going-be-big-environmental-problem

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