Latest Zhejiang Stories

2008-12-19 06:00:00

ZHEJIANG, China, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Zhejiang Tianjie Industrial Co. is notifying consumers and retailers that one lot of communications cable manufactured by Zhejiang Tianjie Industrial Co. is not in compliance with UL 444.

2008-11-13 06:00:31

China, which has already announced a $586 billion stimulus plan, plans to spend another $29 billion on several new projects to stimulate growth. As part of the effort, the State Council also increased export rebates for the third time in recent months, China Daily reported.

2008-10-14 06:00:24

By From news reports Residents of a Chinese city plagued by pollution are mobilizing against a proposed chemical plant that they say could harm their health, with some urging marches against the plan, which they say puts growth before the environment.

2008-09-28 09:00:17

Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) [Xinhua: "Recast:1st Ld: Warnings Issued as Typhoon Jangmi Approaches Eastern China"] Fuzhou/Hangzhou, Sept.

2008-09-15 09:00:28

China's coastal provinces displace thousands in precaution against Sinlaku FUZHOU, Sept.

2008-09-15 06:00:23

Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) [Xinhua: "460,000 People Evacuated as Tropical Storm Sinlaku Approaches East China"] Fuzhou, Sept.

2008-09-14 06:00:10

Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) [Xinhua: "China's Coastal Provinces Displace Thousands in Precaution Against Sinlaku"] FUZHOU, Sept.

2008-08-21 09:00:59

At least 10 injured in E. China plant fire HANGZHOU, Aug. 20 (Xinhua) -- At least 10 workers were injured when a fire broke out on Wednesday afternoon at a chemical plant in east China's Zhejiang Province, a local government official said.

2008-07-28 06:01:00

By Langi Chiang The furniture factories outside this manufacturing hub are eerily quiet, victims of a housing crisis half a world away in the United States that is sapping demand for everything from beds to bookcases.

2008-07-18 09:00:41

China launches emergency response to cope with Typhoon Kalmaegi BEIJING, July 17 (Xinhua) -- China's State Flood Control and Drought Relief Headquarters said Thursday night it had launched a level-three flood control emergency response mechanism to cope with Typhoon Kalmaegi.

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