Archive: 30/12/2010

China to crack down on lavish public-funded fetes

(AP) -- China plans to crack down in the coming year on lavish parties and seminars organized by government officials, hoping to placate a public angered by corruption and accounts of sex and booze-fueled fetes held at taxpayer ...

dateDec 30, 2010 in Other
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China's online population rises to 450 million

China said Thursday the number of Internet users in what is already the world's largest online market had jumped to 450 million -- more than a third of the country's 1.3-billion-strong population.

dateDec 30, 2010 in Internet
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