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A few links to start off your day:
- Zhang Ziyi is to star in a new movie “Til Death Do Us Part” that will shine the spotlight on HIV/AIDS patients in rural villages in China.
- Taiwan’s former VP Annette Lu, 66, is dropping out of the island’s 2012 presidential elections, saying she would “devote the rest of her life to environmental protection and ties between Taiwan and China.”
- Beijing has banned luxury advertising outdoors.
- China’s retirement age is likely to be raised soon.
- China says Google’s accusation that it is blocking Gmail is “unacceptable”.