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Marketplace for July 14, 2011

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Marketplace for July 14, 2011

Thamestown: A little piece of England in China

On the outskirts of Shanghai, a mock-English village has much charm but few residents. Is it a speculative real estate venture gone awry?
Posted In: China

Google+ warms up to businesses

The new social media site may open up to companies earlier than planned.

Credit agencies heighten warning on U.S. debt

As politicians quarrel over a deal to raise the debt limit, Moody's joins Standard & Poor's in warning it might cut the U.S. credit rating.

University of California tuition soars

The squeeze on students in public colleges just keeps coming.
Posted In: Education

A market for marriage in Shanghai's People's Park

Parents look for suitable partners for their kids every weekend.
Posted In: China

A journey through China's middle class

Two generations of Chinese, only eight years apart, but with very different experiences of what it means to be aspiring middle class in China.
Posted In: China

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