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Xinhua News Agency


Four dead, seven missing after cargo ship sinks off China's coast

December 12, 2021 6:29 pm

Rescuers were searching for the seven crew members who have gone missing, the Beihai Rescue Bureau of the Ministry of Transport said.

Wandering elephants on edge of China city, now closing roads

June 03, 2021 1:45 pm

The elephants had walked 500 kilometers from a nature reserve in Yunnan's mountainous southwest and reached the Jinning district on the edge of Kunming, a city of 7 million people and capital of Yunnan province.

China issues new rules to stop movie stars evading tax: Xinhua

June 28, 2018 4:39 pm

Payments to stars should amount to no more than 70 per cent of total wage costs.

McDonald's, KFC in China face new food scandal

July 21, 2014 1:37 pm

The companies said they immediately stopped using meat from the company, Husi Food Co., Ltd.

Over 58,000 affected by Xinjiang quake

February 14, 2014 6:10 pm

Local authorities said losses inflicted by the disaster have surged as more relief teams reached the remote areas.

China to abolish labour camps

November 16, 2013 2:54 am

The new policy will allow two children for families where only one parent was an only child.

China's first helicopter to fight fire to be ready next year

November 08, 2013 6:53 pm

Seven pilots and three mechanics are receiving training in Russia for this purpose,said Zhao.

Cargo ship hits seawall off South Korea; 9 dead

October 16, 2013 9:03 am

Coast guard have rescued 8 sailors,and found dead bodies of 9 others.

China lowers 2012 GDP to 7.7%

September 03, 2013 12:32 am

China’s National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) lowered the 2012 economic growth figure of the country to 7.7 per cent from 7.8 per cent.

China: Over 1.20 lakh people affected by string of earthquakes

September 02, 2013 7:35 pm

753 aftershocks have been recorded,with an estimated 870 km of roads damaged.