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H7N9 bird flu spreads to central China’s Hunan province

China’s deadly outbreak of H7N9 bird flu has spread to the central province of Hunan, local health authorities said Saturday, the third announcement in three days of a case in a new location. A 64-year-old woman in Shaoyang City, who developed a fever four days after coming into contact with…

Apple to add stores in booming China market

HONG KONG — Apple plans to open its first store in Hong Kong and another in Shanghai by year’s end, a spokeswoman said Tuesday, as the maker of the iconic iPhone sets its sights on the booming China market. The US firm, which already has four stores in mainland China,…