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China Business Philippines - 19 October 2009
Subject: China Business Philippines - 19 October 2009
Send date: 2009-10-19 04:37:22
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China Business Philippines - 19 October 2009, Monday

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Losing China’s Living Treasures
By Chester G. Galias

An old Chinese legend says the giant panda used to be white all over. It got the black patterns on its limbs, eyes, and ears after attending the funeral for a young shepherdess from the Wolong valley who died while saving a panda cub from a leopard attack.

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Morale is when your hands and feet keep on working when your head says it can’t be done.

Benjamin Morrell

More Sense

Bad News Bear
By ST Ang

All you have to do is glance at the headlines. “US retail sales continue to fall,” “Auto sales crash again.” The words “continue” and “again” seem to indicate a long, drawn out, downward spiral.

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The government will take care of you. Since you survived, you must live your life well.

Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao

The Bai of the Erhai
By Alexander M. Young

Not all “Chinese” are Chinese.

A contradiction? Not quite; especially to the 84 million Chinese who will never see themselves as typically clad in a blue worker’s uniform and Mao cap, the familiar trappings of a Chinaman in the eyes of many Westerners.

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