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Chinese Government: More Soybeans Must be Grown

Chinese Government: More Soybeans Must be Grown

In April the order came down from above. The Chinese government told farmers across the country’s breadbasket region in the northeast that they had to grow more soybeans calling the order a political priority. However, in some areas... 
Foxconn: Investigating Work Conditions at Factory in China

Foxconn: Investigating Work Conditions at Factory in China

Foxconn the Taiwan-based contract manufacturer announced on Sunday that it was investigating one of its plants in China where devices are made for Amazon.com, after a watchdog group in the U.S. criticized what it called harsh labor... 
Gap Makes Apology to China for Shirt That Omitted Taiwan

Gap Makes Apology to China for Shirt That Omitted Taiwan

Gap made an apology for one of its shirts featuring a map of China that upset China’s internet users. One user on Weibo posted photos of a Gap t-shirt saying it was in a Canada Gap store and that the map design did not include Taiwan... 
China Shuts Down Marriot Website Over Taiwan and Tibet Error

China Shuts Down Marriot Website Over Taiwan and Tibet Error

China shuttered the websites in Chinese of Marriot International for one week, after the company listed Taiwan, Tibet and other territories as separate countries. Apologies were made by the hotel group for its error and said it did...