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|January 12, 2010|
|3G.cn: a New Force in the Chinese
Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- The year 2009 was the first
year that 3G operation licenses were issued by Chinese
authorities. According to the latest statistics, China's
mobile Internet users have reached 170 million. What's
most surprising is not the number of users, but rather
the startling rate of growth. The number of Chinese users
is close to that of South Korea and Japan, where 3G
technology has been in existence for over a decade.
"The core of the Internet is not the computer, but the mobile phone, and the largest mobile Internet market is none other than China," stated Yuqiang Deng, CEO of 3g.cn.
Xunlight Awarded $34.5 Million
|May 12, 2008|
|A Dump Truck for the 21st Century. For more than a century
"tipper" trucks—so called for their ability
to lift their cargo beds at an angle that allows their
contents to empty without manual intervention—have
helped construction crews haul heavy building materials,
including tons of asphalt and gravel at a time. The
typical model of tipper seen on construction sites
worldwide is the dump truck, which uses a hydraulic lift
to raise one end of its cargo bed high into the air while
its contents slide out of the back or to the side.
Chinese transportation designer Haishan Deng created a series of concept drawings depicting what Meiller's new "super tipper" truck in action that won him a 2007 red dot award for product design from Germany's Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen, an institution formed in 1955 to promote industrial design aesthetics. Inspired by the movement of quadruped animals, Deng designed the super tipper with independent suspension arms that absorb uneven terrain better than conventional dump trucks.
|July 4, 2005|
|Deng Clan's Ancestor Worship in
Thousands of "Deng" Clan members from home and
abroad gathered in Songkou Town, Meixian County of Meizhou City on Sunday (April 3) to worship their
common ancestor Tai Yi Gong, the first man in their
family who settled down in Guangdong hundreds of years
The custom, which often takes place on 25th day of the second lunar month, has a history of over 800 years, source with South Metropolitan Daily.
According to the members of Deng clan, Tai Yi Gong, originally named ZhiZhai Deng, won the "Jinshi" (a successful candidate in the highest imperial examinations) degree in the Southern Song Period of Ancient China and came with his clansmen to Guangdong from Henan Province to begin his career in Songkou Town.
By Wang Shujun
Thai PM seeks out roots in
|February 28, 2005|
|Flash memory disk market under
Daily). "This is a major victory on Netac's road to
develop and protect its own intellectual property rights.
The victory rings the bell of foresight and justice in
the protection of intellectual property rights in the IT
industry," announced Deng Guoshun, president of
Officials sacked for gambling Jan. 28 (Xinhuanet). Deng Yaohua, former deputy secretary of the Zhaoqing City Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and mayor of Zhaoqing in Guangdong Province, has been removed from his post in the CPC and expelled from the party.
Medic's selfless commitment ( 2003-05-26 China Daily). Mr
Deng Lianxian had planned to take a relaxing vacation
with his family during the Spring Festival, which fell on
February 1 this year.
|New Marriage Law Sparks Concern. Deng Ying, who lives in Guangzhou, capital of Guangdong Province, got married 10 years ago. Several years later, she discovered that her businessman husband was supporting a mistress. He lived secretly with the young woman, who worked in a barbershop. Deng kept quiet at first, until one day her husband suggested letting the woman live at their home. Finding this suggestion unbearable, Deng chose divorce. Regarding her decision, her husband said that not only would he not let her get a single cent, but would take on a huge debt that she would have to share in paying after their divorce. Faced with such a rude and unreasonable husband, Deng shuttled between the court and the local women’s federation for help. But recently she slowed her pace in seeking a divorce because she saw the Draft Revision of the Marriage Law published in the newspapers. According to the draft, the partner who is without fault will enjoy the right to compensation. Deng decided not to take divorce action until the law goes into effect. by Lu Pipi Beijing Review March 2001||
Asia for 2008 Olympic bid. Deng Jingwei strongly believes that
China should host the Olympic Games in 2008. "China
is such a grand country, it is a great regret that it
hasn't sponsored any Olympic Games before," the
43-year-old Deng said in an interview. Deng, a graduate
of construction economics at Sichuan University, was
disabled at the age of 19 when he was training himself to
climb a 35-metre-high cliff in the dangerous Jianmen Gate
near Guangyuan. "My dream of becoming a professional
sportsman was crushed when the lower part of my left leg
was cut," said Deng. "But my passion for sports
always stayed with me and encouraged me to do
something." By Ta Ta, Shanghai Star. 2000-12-22
Network for Aged People-- Proposal By Scientist. Deng Wen from Guangxi, aged 36, a doctor of material physics in research abroad in recent years, made a proposal to establish a network to guarantee lives of aged people. He's now in Beijing for the fourth session of the Ninth National People's Congress. As his education and work seemed far from the subject, Deng aroused the reporter's interest. During the interview, Deng said eagerly that the issue of population was one of the most urgent problems China was facing, because it had constituted a heavy burden on the development of economy and society. by Feng Haiquan CIIC 03/08/2001
Cricket fighting still a hit. Deng Xiaojin has sold crickets in Shanghai for more than 20 years. Each autumn, the 70-year-old man would bring his crickets from Hangzhou, one of the major native haunts of crickets in China. Commuting between Shanghai and Hangzhou in neighbouring Zhejiang Province every other day, Deng can sell more than 2,500 crickets within 50 days. "I can make over 10,000 yuan ($1,250) from the cricket business annually," Deng said, taking out his little porcelain bottles and bamboo sticks, which he uses to transport the crickets. By Yao Lan, Shanghai Star. 2000-09-05
The Olympic Leap. That long nightmare began to wane with the rise to power of Deng Xiaoping. Astute and pragmatic, Deng understood that Mao's peculiar statecraft doomed China to further decades of servitude and lassitude as a teetering third-world economy with more than a billion mouths to feed. So he threw out the Little Red Book and replaced it with the Axiom of the Black and White Cat: "It doesn't matter," he would say, justifying the occasional obvious deviation from Communist economic orthodoxy, "if the cat is black or white, as long as it catches the mouse." It will take the mature fullness of history for the late Deng (relentlessly clear-eyed and as practical as possible under the lumbering system) to be appreciated as the maker of modern China and for Mao to be seen as its fierce liberator. Period. by Tom Plate The Week of July 18 - 24, 2001
Record of life with father. Deng Rong, daughter of China's late leader Deng Xiaoping, describes her father with startling candour in her book My Father Deng Xiaoping during the "Cultural Revolution" published in June 28. In 1993, Deng Rong had published My Father Deng Xiaoping, which soon became a national bestseller. But this newly published biography discloses many intriguing details in the "most painful" period of Deng and his family during the "cultural revolution" (1966-76). Deng Rong admitted during the writing of the book, she often found herself soaked in tears and she had to stop writing when she was overwhelmed by the most painful and bitter memories. Shanghai Star. 2000-07-21
lives on via the Internet. Fans of the late Taiwan songbird Teresa
Teng (鄧麗君) may now keep alive their
memories of one of Asia's best loved stars via what is
claimed to be the most comprehensive Web site dedicated to her on the Internet. Taipei
Times November 23, 2000
MAC warns against China dangers. Investment in China can be an attractive proposition for Taiwanese businessmen, but they should be aware of the hidden dangers in doing business in China, said John Teng (鄧振中), vice chairman of the Mainland Affairs Council of the Executive Yuan in an interview Tuesday. In an interview with the Central News Agency, Teng said that China is an important part of the world economy and one which cannot be ignored. He said that Taiwanese businessmen's activities in China are bound to increase. "Currently there are no fewer than 50,000 Taiwanese companies operating on the mainland and they have recruited some 500,000 staff members, mostly of the executive levels, from Taiwan," Teng said. "As a matter of fact, the figures are very likely underestimated, because no official records are kept," he added. Taipei Times June 28, 2001
Surrealistic approach to life. She was a tailor when she had her first short story published in a local magazine in Central China's Hunan Province 15 years ago. As a result, Can Xue found herself in the spotlight of Chinese literary circles two years later. Japanese and English translations of her novels were published in Japan and the United States two years after that. Reviews about her novels appeared in Yomiuri Shimbun and New York Times. Two years later, her novels were translated into French and Italian. She became a Chinese novelist who had attracted worldwide attention. Born into a family of Communist veterans in 1953, Can Xue, whose real name is Deng Xiaohua, could not continue her schooling after graduation from primary school in 1966. She went to work in a factory staying there for 10 years until she married. by Zhu Yuan china Daily 06/14/2000 Update: Stubbornly Illuminating "the Dirty Snow that Refuses to Melt": A Conversation with Can Xue, The Remaining Snow - Can Xue
Yale Study Pinpoints How Plants Adjust To And Grow In Various Lighting Conditions. Published in the May 25 issue of Nature, Deng and his team showed that plants have a sophisticated way of adapting to seasonal changes and lighting environment. They grow differently depending on the direction, light-dark period, intensity and the wavelength-color of the light. "They don't necessarily grow faster or slower, Deng said. "They just grow in the best way possible to harvest whatever sunlight is provided to them." Science Daily Posted 5/25/2000
Chinese Scientists Breed New Variety of Tomato. The new variety of tomato is "an unusual leap forward" from previous species in terms of quality and quantity, according to the scientists with the Heilongjiang Academy of Agricultural Sciences (HAAS), in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province. In 1992, HAAS placed tomato seeds called "Beijing Yellow" in a satellite, which traveled in outerspace for eight days. Prior to this experiment, Chinese experts successfully bred new varieties of rice and wheat with the help of aerospace technology. Deng Liping, a researcher with HAAS who heads the experiment, said that scientists analyzed the tomatoes grown from the seeds and found changes in a main enzyme which carries the genetic character. People's daily April 27, 2000
Natural sound music to the ears. Deng Erbo, dean of the Composing Department, recalled an incident that helped him decide to set the policy. In this April, the school held entrance exams for children who love music. They were asked to write an article about the cuckoo. But a child from the countryside asked the teacher, "What does the cuckoo look like?" "If our children have little chance to observe nature, their understanding of music and creation of music will be seriously affected," said Deng. Other teachers agreed. They often encourage their students to get in touch with the animals on campus. by Shen Jialu China Daily 06/29/2001
Come, web ads. Mr. Deng Hailin of Sina.net says that the development of the Internet in China has only a 10-year history. Online advertising is a new thing. China's relevant laws and regulations are obviously backward. China's ICPs are still at a stage of self-discipline. There are no concrete laws or regulations to follow. They can only try to follow international norms. China Youth Daily, July 1999
Intel Helps Push Linux In China. "The lack of reliable technical support and the lack of high-quality Linux solutions that meet the need of the Chinese market have been a bottleneck in the Linux development in China," Deng said. "Bluepoint founders have been paying close attention to the technical support problem. We are confident that, with the support from Intel, Bluepoint's Linux technical support will help to push the Linux development in China to new levels." Techweb April 26, 2000
Where High-Tech Talent Is Scarce...and Help May Be a While Coming. As an industry veteran, Elvis Deng thought his new semiconductor-testing company was a sure thing. He offered faster and more efficient testing services, provided support for his customers from design to finished product, and had good relations with the manufacturers. But he didn't count on one thing: the lack of engineers. "In 1999, when the industry was booming, we found ourselves competing with other companies for skilled engineers," says the vice-president and founder of Ardentec Corp. "We couldn't find enough qualified people. Today, we still can't. By Macabe Keliher Businessweek June 18, 2001
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