Latest Shaanxi Stories

2008-09-17 12:00:17

BEIJING, Sept. 17 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- China's Shaanxi is increasingly becoming one of the most important apple export region, with apple ( http://www.himfr.com/ps-apple/ ) production reaching 8 million tons this year, Himfr.com reports.

2008-07-09 06:00:34

China Natural Gas has acquired three compressed natural gas filling stations located in the Xi'an, Tongchuan and Yan'an cities in the Shaanxi Province of China. These filling stations reportedly have all the required government permits to operate.

2008-07-07 09:00:32

Agriculture researcher carries first torch in China's "Green Silicon Valley" By sportswriter Zhang Rongfeng YANGLING, Northwest China, July 3 (Xinhua) -- China's agriculture researcher Shan Lun carried the first torch in Yangling, China's "Green Silicon Valley", in Thursday's Olympic torch relay.

2008-06-22 09:00:08

Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) [Xinhua by 2010: "Chinese Premier Says Reconstruction in Quake- Hit Shaanxi, Gansu To be Complete by 2010"] LANZHOU, June 22 (Xinhua) - The lives of quake-affected people should basically be back to normal in northwestern China's Shaanxi and Gansu Provinces in two months, and reconstruction in the two provinces should be basically completed, Premier Wen Jiabao said here on Sunday.

2006-09-05 23:55:00

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Two thousand Chinese villagers are being treated in hospital for lead poisoning which they say was caused by a local smelting plant, the South China Morning Post said on Wednesday.

2006-07-19 23:30:00

BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese vets and dentists are considering implanting three false teeth into a giant panda injured in the wilds of the northern province of Shaanxi, Xinhua news agency said.

2006-05-01 21:45:44

BEIJING (Reuters) - Seventeen people are missing after a landslide at a gold mine in northwest China engulfed their homes, Xinhua news agency reported.

2005-02-16 07:35:00

China's endangered panda is migrating into forest areas restored by the government, the re-discovery of its dung in northern Shaanxi province indicates.

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