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China Drive, Afternoon, 2008-06-26
    2008-06-26 20:52:25     CRIENGLISH.com

Broadcast Time: 17:00-19:00, 2008-06-26

           



McDonald's Raises Its Prices in China

Yao's Bed, other Games Items up for Grabs

Shanghai Committee Members to Be Paid to Lift Efficiency

 

Five-time champion Roger Federer was a straight-set winner on Wednesday, while the men's draw lost one of its "Big Three" players when former top-ranked star Marat Safin stunned Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic in second-round action at Wimbledon.

World No. 1 Ana Ivanovic staved off two match points in a marathon 3-hour, 24-minute second-round match before finally sneaking past veteran Frenchwoman Nathalie Dechy on Wednesday at Wimbledon. Two-time champion Serena Williams joined Ivanovic in the third round here.

A sixth-seeded Williams, meanwhile, advanced with a 6-4, 6-4 decision against Poland's Urszula Radwanska on Court 2 and is now 39-6 lifetime at the All England Club.

PHILIPP Lahm ended Turkey's storybook run in the European Championship yesterday by scoring a 90th-minute goal to give Germany a 3-2 semifinal victory and keep it on target for a record fourth title.



 

Graduate Student Given Allowances


       

Jackie Chan Visits East Timor

Digital Effects Highlight "Storm Warriors"

Jolie-Pitt Foundation donates $1 mil to Iraqi kids


 

 

 What's the most important quality one can have to be successful?

Everyone wants to be successful. But are there certain qualities that mark out a successful person? What's the most important: honesty, intelligence, or perseverance? Do you think you have any "success qualities"?


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US Fed Keeps Rates Steady

Taipie to Shanghai?

NIKE Feeling The Pinch

 

        

Dapper dude

Beijing's got a new but old "do it yourself" activity gaining in popularity- cooking. But this time you don't need to stay at home to do it. Every Friday night there's a restaurant in the city offering that experience to you. Now, let's find out more in this week's Dapper Dude.

Throwback of the Hotel Room Rates during the Olympics

Less than two months remain until the 2008 Olympics. Hotel reservations in host city Beijing have begun to plane out. With the exception of 5-star hotels, other star-rated hotels have budged by only a small margin in recent days.

Olympic Countdown 0626

There are only 43 days left until the Beijing Olympics, and we will continue looking at sports in which China excels. This week on the Olympic Countdown, we will consider jumping into the pool and learn about another sport at the upcoming Olympics in Beijing.


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