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News & Reports 2009-01-06
    2009-01-06 08:52:28     CRIENGLISH.com

Broadcasting Time: 07:00-08:00, GMT+08:00, 2009-01-06

Hello and Welcome to   News and Reports  on China Radio International.

In this edition:

  • Thousands of Israeli troops backed by tanks and helicopter gunships continue to push into Gaza in the second day of Israel's ground invasion of the coastal territory.

  • In his first public reaction to Israel's ground invasion of Gaza, U.S. President George W. Bush says that any ceasefire to end the humanitarian crisis in the Gaza Strip must ensure that Hamas militants cannot continue firing rockets at Israel.

  • China's top finance official says in response to the bleak worldwide economic situation Beijing will continue to activate financial policies, expand investment in public projects and cut taxes.

  • And the Chinese government says it will step up efforts to curb on-line obscenity and improve the internet environment.

Hot Issue Reports 

  • Israeli Ground Invasion in Gaza
  • Bush says any Gaza ceasefire must stop Hamas rocket fire 
  • Mubarak Meets with EU Troika on Gaza Situation [1620 Chen Xi] 
  • EU delegation holds talks to push for a cease-fire in Gaza 
  • New US Embassy Opens in Iraq
  • India handed over evidence of Mumbai attacks to Pakistan

Light News

  • China Highlights New Year Fiscal Emphasis
  • China to Step up Efforts to Improve Net Environment
  • Will the Year of the Ox See a Bull Market?

Media Digest

  • Decision-making mechanism prior to encouragement of pursuit of innovations
  • Suggestion on reducing number of government cars


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