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Xi offers vision of China-driven 'Asia-Pacific dream'

Nov 9, 2014

Xi offers vision of China-driven 'Asia-Pacific dream'

Chinese President Xi Jinping offered the world a vision of a Chinese-driven “Asia-Pacific dream” on Sunday, echoing his oft-quoted but never clearly defined “Chinese dream.” “We have the responsibility to create and realize an Asia-Pacific dream for the people of the region,” the Chinese ...

| Nov 5, 2014

China purges Beijing of troubles for APEC

by Louise Watt

A thousand new facial-recognition cameras are watching for potential troublemakers. Kite-flying has become a jailable offense in some areas. Factories have been ordered to cut back or suspend production. And those are just part of China’s efforts to clear Beijing of dangers, dissent and ...