Briefly…Top Ten Tweets (From Making Coffee, Buying Chips & Luxury Goods, To Inflation, Internet Civility & Immelt)

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Our regular review of last week’s news follows below.

1. Inflating inflation RT @shanghaidaily: FULL STORY: October CPI rises 4.4%, fastest in 25 months. http://xpo.sh/1cf (see also: Inflation RT @eobserver: Headlines: The Beijing News – NDRC Admits China’s CPI May Exceed 3% This Year http://ow.ly/37fy4)

2. Trade Surplus: RT @chinaeconreview: China’s October trade surplus widens to $27b http://dlvr.it/8J6QY (see also: RT @BeyondBrics: Chart of the week: China’s surplus not as big as it seems http://bit.ly/cKseo9)

3. 12th Five-Year Plan: 5YP RT @eobserver: Reading: Caixin – rare interview with official involved in drafting of the 12th Five-Year Plan http://ow.ly/38vAA (See also: RT @eobserver: …Century Weekly – latest 5-Yr-Plan “a full-blown strategy for transforming… development model” http://ow.ly/37gmt)

4. More Cities & Beyond RT @TheEIU: The EIU identifies China’s #CHAMPS: Chongqing, Hefei, Anshan, Maanshan, Pingdingshan & Shenyang www.eiu.com/champs

5. ODI RT @ChinaTechNews: #Tech: China’s Huawei Acquires Belgian Chip Maker M4S http://bit.ly/9zS3B9 (see also: More on ODI RT @ChinaDailyUSA: The world is welcoming Chinese investment, betting China’s know-how and funds… http://bit.ly/clQhNE; RT @WSJChina: China’s SAIC Finalizing Plans to Buy GM Stake http://on.wsj.com/chbXAJ; ODI RT @Chinalyst: Exploding The Myths Of China’s Foreign Investments. China Law Blog http://bit.ly/9DA2jz)

6. Tencent vs Qihoo: @gadyepstein Gady Epstein New Sinica podcast – The End of Chinese Internet Civility http://bit.ly/c1cZpr w @goldkorn @imagethief @MalcolmMoore & me (see also: …2 of 2 RT @niubi: Exclusive Interview with the Chairman of Qihoo – Zhou Hongyi- Economic Observer http://bit.ly/aEln0a 1 of 2… RT @RenMedia: RT @danwei Interview with Ma Huateng, CEO of Tencent http://ow.ly/386yq; …and then… RT @ftchina: Tencent starts damage control campaign http://bit.ly/aZvKFL; ChinaDailyUSA China Daily USA The spat between Tencent and Qihoo 360 has angered both millions of average netizens and senior government officials. http://bit.ly/9hDLs4)

7. Strategy & Investment: Brewing up a “second home market” RT @JingDaily: Starbucks to Open China Coffee Farm, Securing Global Supply http://is.gd/gYyfU

8. Immelt again About face (and $2bn more FDI from GE) RT @BeyondBrics: Immelt to Beijing: we feel welcome http://bit.ly/d67uU6 (see also: RT @WSJAsiaBiz: GE CEO Presses China Concerns http://on.wsj.com/9PFFjf; The party line on FDI RT @ChinaDailyUSA: View: Foreign-invested companies could play a more active role in China. http://bit.ly/b8myIx) NB:Quite a change from his previous position!

9. Philanthropy: RT @ChinaCSR: Wanda chairman makes largest donation in China’s history http://tinyurl.com/28t5vyy

10. Beyond health & education RT @BeyondBrics: Chinese consumers save to spend on luxury http://bit.ly/asm2kg (see also: Luxury: …and Bain… RT @JingDaily: Few Surprises In Bain & Co’s Latest China Luxury Market Study jingdaily.com/en/luxury/few-…; BCG reports RT @ChinaDailyUSA China’s middle-class consumers in smaller cities…more likely to increase their spending http://bit.ly/bAt6QT)

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