Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From GDP, Wages & Netizens, To Groupon, Huawei & M&A)

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5. Number 2 RT @BeyondBrics: It’s official: China has overtaken Japan http://bit.ly/gVTEd7 (Also see: Big, bigger, PPP RT @BeyondBrics: China is bigger than you may think http://bit.ly/f6WhjP ; Place your bets (seriously) RT @BeyondBrics: You bet: when will China top the US? http://bit.ly/eNoDMx)

6. Inflation RT @shanghaidaily: Full story: China’s consumer prices reported less-than-expected rise of 4.9% in January. http://xpo.sh/1kt. (Also see: @TheEIU_China China is reported to have reduced the weighting for food in the CPI before today’s numbers are released. http://bloom.bg/fPdach)

7. Update on interest RT @eobserver: …China Merchant Bank Denies Pilot Program for Deposit Rate Liberalization http://goo.gl/VyfbN (Also see: Interesting RT @ChinaDailyUSA: Pilot program to float interest rates will start at China Merchants Bank http://bit.ly/htRUch)

8. Stats: A roundup via hktdc.com / @hktdc – Li & Fung China Trade Quarterly http://shar.es/3cQyp (Also see: FDI RT @ChinaDailyUSA: Foreign direct investment into China rose 23.4% in January to $10.03 billion http://bit.ly/e84KhF #fdi)

4. M&A RT @chinahearsay: King & Wood National Security Review Mechanism Formally Established in China http://goo.gl/pFZ9W (Also see: eobserver Economic Observer Headlines: Shanghai Securities News State Council Announces Establishment of New System to Evaluate Foreign M&A Deals http://goo.gl/BpF20)

9. Foreign firms & wages RT @SCMP_News: Third of firms in mainland China plan pay rises http://goo.gl/DmMzh #ChinaBiz (Also see: RT @BeyondBrics: China’s talent war: SOEs top multinationals http://bit.ly/hDWPdE; @ChinaDailyUSA China Daily USA Rural laborer shortage points to historic shift in China’s economic structure http://bit.ly/i5vwJX)

1. Netizens: Big on mobile & broadband RT @sinotechian: Chinese Netizen Number Reached 457 Million In 2010 http://nblo.gs/ewDRU (Also see: Delivering on e-commerce RT @ChinaDailyUSA: In China’s industry, #logistics has become the bottleneck http://bit.ly/e6XEvq)

2. Groupon, and on, and on: @goldkorn Jeremy Goldkorn 金玉米 New Sinica podcast: Egypt, Groupon, kidnapped kids and microblogs with @kaiserkuo @gadyepstein @imagethief and me http://is.gd/DACfhC. (Also see: Car crash case study RT @niubi: TechNode…Gaopeng, Groupon-Tencent JV http://bit.ly/i1fPGP “These people have no clue of what is going on.”; Could (not) be worse RT @christinelu: “Groupon China Off To A Bad Start” [Business Insider] by @chijs http://ow.ly/3YHRL; Groupon, off, on, off… RT @RenMedia: Gaopeng.com Closed Down by Tencent, the Future of Groupon China Is Uncertain http://bit.ly/f1aLCA)

3. Huawei update RT @gadyepstein: Reading: What now for Huawei? @beyondbrics Financial Times http://bit.ly/hhgpPg via @NiuB; Huawei. (Also see: update RT @fonstuinstra: China’s Huawei to Reverse Controversial Deal for 3Leaf – PCWorld Business Center http://ht.ly/3ZwnC; ZTE this time RT @InfoseekChina: ZTE to Bid Again for U.S Contracts After Sprint Halt http://bit.ly/hl4bTQ)

10. Corruption: @CDTimes Caijing produces hard-hitting report on high-level corruption, via @cmphku http://twurl.nl/zrrx0q (Also see: High-speed living RT @eobserver: Brief: What Brought China’s Railway Minister Down? http://goo.gl/Wtj3H)

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