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China seeks world role for 'people's money'
China seeks world role for 'people's money'

With deals from London to Singapore, China is seeking a greater role for its yuan currency in global markets to challenge the hegemony of the almighty dollar.

China seeks world role for 'people's money'
'Wild Swans' author Jung Chang speaks of China dream
'Wild Swans' author Jung Chang speaks of China dream

It may be unclear what exactly Beijing means by its aspirational "China Dream" slogan, but for banned "Wild Swans" author Jung Chang it's a positive step.

'Wild Swans' author Jung Chang speaks of China dream
Snapshot of the video on YouTube.com
Kazakh students in Beijing survey awareness of Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan students in Beijing made a jocose poll among foreigners to find out the level of awareness about Kazakhstan in the world.

Kazakh students in Beijing survey awareness of Kazakhstan
Astana International Airport. ©RIA Novosti
Air Astana to launch Astana-Beijing flight

Aviation authorities of Kazakhstan and China have agreed on a direct connection between the two capitals.

Air Astana to launch Astana-Beijing flight