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2008-09-09 06:00:29

Text of report by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) [By reporters Han Qiao and Huang Haimin: "Nong Duc Manh Hopes That Guandgong Province Will Strengthen Economic and Trade Cooperation With Vietnam"] Hanoi, 9 Sep (Xinhua) - General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Nong Duc Manh expressed hope on 8 September that China's Guangdong Province will continue to strengthen cooperation with Vietnam in the fields of economy, trade, investment, and energy so as to...

2008-09-08 09:00:24

Report finds 20 pct of Guangdong shore polluted by sewage GUANGZHOU, Sept. 6 (Xinhua) -- About one-fifth of the coastal waters near south China's Guangdong Province are polluted by industrial and domestic sewage, a government report said.

2008-09-06 06:00:08

Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) [Xinhua by sewage: "Report Finds 20 Pct of Guangdong Shore Polluted by Sewage"] GUANGZHOU, Sept.

2008-09-01 06:00:30

By Thomas L. Friedman I had the pleasure the other day of visiting the delightfully named Zhuhai Guohua Wonderful Wind Power Exploitation Co. in Zhuhai, on the southern coast of China. It's a good news/bad news story.

2008-08-27 06:00:00

By George Kerevan WHAT happens to the Chinese economy now the Olympic Games are over? The Beijing Games were a major boost for the Chinese economy, bringing a massive construction boom and a rise in tourism. This has helped offset the negative impact of the global credit crunch.

2008-08-25 09:01:07

Flights canceled in S. China as Typhoon Nuri approaches GUANGZHOU, Aug. 22 (Xinhua) -- Eighty-six flights going to south China's coastal Shenzhen City and Hong Kong were canceled as Typhoon Nuri approached, a major carrier said on Friday.

2008-08-12 12:01:41

Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report related to the China industry is available in its catalogue.

2008-08-12 09:01:28

Text of media release carried by Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade website on 12 August Addressing the opening session of a clean energy seminar in Guangzhou in southern China today, Australia's minister for trade, Mr Simon Crean, highlighted the critical role clean energy will play in tackling the global challenge of climate change, and encouraged Australian and Guangdong companies to develop commercial cooperation in clean energy.

2008-08-07 00:00:16

Chinese authorities have evacuated nearly 400,000 people as tropical storm Kammuri headed northward after lashing Hong Kong with heavy rains. Most of those evacuated were from Guangdong province but similar measures were taken in Hainan and Guangxi Zhuang provinces, China Daily reported Thursday.

2008-07-03 09:00:54

Emirates Airline has announced the launch of its six times a week service to Guangzhou, China. The airline said that Guangzhou is its fourth destination in China. The addition of this new service to Guangzhou will increase the airline's weekly frequency to China to 48 flights.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.