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September 19, 2017

BEIJING - The Communist Party of China is to amend its Constitution at the upcoming National Congress (on October 18), Xinhua, the State newsagency, reported. It said the Political Bureau of the Party’s Central Committee on Monday deliberated a draft amendment at a meeting presided over by Xi Jinping, General Secretary of the Party’s Central Committee.

September 19, 2017

BEIJING – China’s State newsagency, Xinhua, reports that President Xi Jinping and his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump, discussed both Trump's coming visit to China (later this year)  and the Korean Peninsula situation over the phone late on Monday.

September 19, 2017

JAKARTA – Global asset manager Natixis is forecasting that GDP in Indonesia will reach 5.1% in 2017, slightly better than subdued H1 2017 – and it does not expect a further interest rate cut for the balance of the year.

September 18, 2017

SHANGHAI - South Korea’s retail giant, the Lotte Group, has decided to sell many of its stores in China — its largest overseas market — after Chinese consumer sentiment soured following Seoul’s decision to host a U.S. anti-ballistic-missile system, Caixin reports.


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Asia Agri-tech Expo & Forum, Taipei

September 28, 2017 to September 30, 2017

Held concurrently with the Livestock Taiwan Expo & Forum 2017 and Aquaculture Taiwan Expo & Forum 2017, the event is being positioned as a one-stop international B2B trading platform, showcasing innovative, eco-friendly and sustainability technology which can help  increase agriculture production yields.
Participants include members of the Taiwan Environmental Manufactures Association, Taiwan Drinking Water Equipment Association, Taiwan Agriculture Machinery Manufacturers Association and Taiwan Veterinary Medicine & Health Industry Association.