John Brackens

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In China, Disney Aims to Keep Security Behind the Scenes

With 330 million people only hours away, crowd control is paramount at new Shanghai Disneyland Resort<p>SHANGHAI—Chinese law enforcement often relies on in-your-face muscle-flexing, but Shanghai appears to be giving unusual leeway to Walt Disney Co. to police its new theme park there nearly as …

hongcouver

A slang term for the city of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Used because of the high amount of Chinese/Asian people living in the Lower …

It seems like just yesterday we were reporting gas prices hitting 99 cents a litre in Vancouver, but the pump is back eating at your wallets this …

China Financial Data Entrepreneur Rejoins (And Re-exits) The World's Billionaire Ranks

Yi Zheng, the chairman of China’s Hithink RoyalFlush Information Network, rejoined the ranks of the world’s billionaires on Thursday after a run-up in the Shenzhen-listed financial data supplier’s share price.<p>Yi’s 36% stake was worth $1 billion at Thursday’s closing price of 65.36 yuan per share. …

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