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A few links to start off your day:
- World Bank to China: Free up your economy or bust.
- China may double rare earth exports.
- Chinese netizens inundate Obama’s Google+ page.
- All new buildings in Beijing required to install solar-powered water heating systems from now on.
- China brings supermarket concept to North Korea.
- Pollution in Beijing could cut 5 years off lifespan of average resident.
- Land subsiding in over 50 cities across China.
- Hong Kong Airlines criticised over live dolphin cargo.
- 6.1 magnitude earthquake hits Pingtung, Taiwan, causing minor proper damage.
- Huawei claims to have developed the world’s fastest smartphone.
- 15 killed after tourist bus plunges into ravine in Taiyuan, Shanxi.
- China joins Venezuela in developing huge gold mine.