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Photo: mcot.net A woman displays her hat as she arrives for the second day of the Grand National meeting at Aintree Racecourse in Liverpool, north-west England on April 8, 2011. Friday is traditionally ‘Ladies Day’ at the annual event which culminates with the four and a half mile steeplechase on Saturday.

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Six Senses Phuket Raceweek has become one of the region’s favourite yacht racing events, comprising four days of world-class yacht racing and five nights of beachside parties at a 5-star hotel – all captured for international TV broadcast to 140 million households.

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China and Germany held the first round of inter-governmental consultation on Tuesday, pledging to further boost bilateral ties and cooperation through this mechanism. The consultation, co-chaired by Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, is a dialogue mechanism aimed at enhancing cooperation between the two countries. During the consultation, Wen said both sides… » read more

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Xinhua reported the interest news in last week. “China has again shown itself to be a rainy day friend to the European Union (EU) in the face of the sovereign debt crisis besetting some EU members”. During his ongoing visit to Europe, Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao said on June 25 that China would buy some… » read more

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A demonstrator dressed in a Rupert Murdoch mask controls puppets of British Prime Minister David Cameron (Foreground) and British Minister for Culture, Media and Sport Jeremy Hunt, (R) during a protest against Murdoch’s proposed takeover of BSkyB, in London, on July 8, 2011. Police arrested David Cameron’s ex-media chief over Britain’s phone hacking scandal on… » read more

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