Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From Environment, Power & RMB, To Corruption, Control & Hacks)

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Read on our pick of the last week’s China business news from our ChinaBlogTweets Twitter stream:

Environment:
RT @greenlawchina: Nice post from @jonathanwatts on China’s state of environment report http://t.co/uu3CqYd (also see: South-North Diversion RT @CDTGreen: Ambitious Plan for China’s Water Crisis Spurs Concern http://twurl.nl/w376xf)

Power:
RT @chrisrbrown: China’s power shortage problems see no signs of stopping, probably continues to increase http://bit.ly/jEBukW (also see: RT @beyondbrics: China energy: supply vs demand http://on.ft.com/mCgz75;RT @chinahearsay: China coal imports to double in 2015, India close behind – Reuters http://goo.gl/0v5ea; RT @TheEIU_China: #China to raise electricity prices as price fixing has caused power shortages http://bit.ly/jzrDDT)

RMB:
More #RMB + Zhou Xiaochuan RT @WSJChina: Were China’s Leaders Conned? http://on.wsj.com/jOEUQE (also see: @CDTimes China Digital Times “The Yuan has risen a lot—21% since 2005 … It’s done nothing to close the trade gap. Instead, all it’s…” http://tumblr.com/xdy2s84fox)

Labour:
RT @chinahearsay: Why China Is Running Out Of Workers http://is.gd/YRv7tD

Corruption:
RT @caixinmediafeed: Caixin: China’s state telecom carriers have been put under anti-corruption review http://tinyurl.com/3p2vvqo (Also see: Corrupdate RT @ChinaDailyUSA: Large-scale graft investigation launched into #China’s biggest State-owned telecoms http://bit.ly/mPhEdN)

Debt:
@CDT China Digital Times China to Clean Up Billions Worth of Local Debt: Beijing is to take on some 2-3 trillion yuan of local government… http://bit.ly/kG42yscaixinmediafeed (also see: Caixin Media Online Caixin: The possibility of a massive loan write-off right now looks pretty remote http://tinyurl.com/3v3qntr)

Control & 2nd home market
(in south at least) RT @21cbhchinanews: Starbucks Seeking Full Ownership of #China Stores to Boost… http://dlvr.it/V0d91

Yahoo / Alibaba
RT @chinahearsay: Alipay Fiasco Underscores the Expropriation Risk of China Investments – Seeking Alpha http://goo.gl/wxohn

Hacking Google
RT @BullishChina: China denies hacking charges, backs cyber talks Straits Times http://sns.mx/Owcxy7 (also see: Jinan? RT @WSJAsiaBiz: Tracking Google’s Hackers in China http://on.wsj.com/mljyF2) (also see: update. Details TBC RT @WSJAsiaBiz: Yahoo, Alibaba Reach Alipay Agreement http://on.wsj.com/kp32Lo )

Expat vs local?
Hire the best for the job RT @wolfgroupasia: To Gweilo, or not to Gweilo http://wp.me/pgrML-KA

Catch up with the Sinica podcast here: @KaiserKuo Latest Sinica Podcast now up. @goldkorn, @gadyepstein, @niubi & I discuss Inner Mongolia, Jiangxi bombs, drought http://ow.ly/59Rqi

And, in case you missed it, celebrate Li Na’s (China’s) tennis victory here: Tennis wins too! RT @goldkorn: RT @mranti: Li Na wins French Open by 6:4 7:6! 李娜赢了!

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