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Daimler executive is removed after accusations of insulting Chinese


A SINGLE spark can start a prairie fire, Mao Zedong said. And being accused of a bigoted outburst can start a wildfire on the Internet in China, as a manager for Daimler, the German carmaker, has learned to his regret.

Daimler Greater China said it had removed a manager...

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