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Pollution, smoking, roads, obesity: killers in China
(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Air pollution, smoking, obesity and accidents, especially on the road, kill at least 4.7 million Chinese a year and cost the country tens of billions of dollars, researchers said on Friday.
China announces cuts to executive salaries at state companies
(ChinaPost.com.tw) - China's top leaders decided on Friday to cut salaries and restrict expense accounts and other perks of executives at state-owned enterprises (SOEs), official media reported, as they pursue a crackdown on corruption and extravagance.
Armored China vehicles cause alarm in Hong Kong
(ChinaPost.com.tw) - Hong Kong democracy advocates expressed alarm Friday after Chinese army vehicles were photographed traveling down a major thoroughfare, in what they condemned as a show of “military might” ahead of expected protests.