135 Chinese peacekeepers depart for Mali
With only a few international flights landing and leaving from Harbin, the capital of Heilongjiang province, the city's international airport usually remains quiet.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Voice of America
Chinese Sculptors Bring Their Talent to US Holiday Ice Show
No matter what the thermometer shows about the weather in your neighborhood - this next story will keep you cool.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
China sends security force for peacekeeping mission in Mali
China sent 135 peacekeepers on Tuesday for a peacekeeping mission to Mali, marking the first time the country has dispatched security forces for a peacekeeping mission.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Harbina s Baroque-style edifices to become tourist drawcard
China's largest and most intact buildings in the "Chinese Baroque" architectural style favored in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province have been renovated and will open to tourists next year, local housing authorities said.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
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Wed Nov 27, 2013
The Orlando Sentinel
Frosty fits in at Gaylord's ice show
I'm happy to see Frosty the Snowman. The sight of him makes me feel warm inside, even though I'm freezing outside at ICE ! Frosty is the central character of ICE!, the elaborate ice-carving attraction that's back for the holidays at the Gaylord Palms resort in Kissimmee .
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Video shows Harbin, China, artisans at work at Ice! at the Gaylord Palms Resort
If you've ever wondered who makes the detailed sculptures at Ice! at the Gaylord Palms Resort each year, you can now see them firsthand.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
China Digital Times
Heavy Smog Closes Roads, Airport in Northeast China
Smog lowered visibility to less than 50 meters in parts of northeast China this weekend, leading to the closure of highways and an airport.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
The Straits Times
What's On listings for Monday Nov 25
Dinosaurs and other ice scultpures on display at the 2Degree Ice Art 2013-2014 exhibition.
China begins work to set up monument for Korean independence fighter
China has started work to set up a monument honoring a revered Korean independence fighter who assassinated a prominent Japanese colonial leader in 1909, a diplomatic source said Sunday.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
The Lebanon Daily News
Smog descends on NE China, closing roads, airport
Smog lowered visibility to less than 50 meters in parts of northeast China, leading to the weekend closure of highways and an airport.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Thailand: Rice exporters and academics criticize government for not disclosing value of rice deal
Rice exporters and academics have again slammed the government for not disclosing the value of the latest rice deal, saying the agreement with the Chinese state enterprise cannot be considered a government-to-government contract, The Bangkok Post reports.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Asia News Network
Urban flaws surface as the snow piles up
A heavy snowstorm hit Harbin, the capital of Heilongjiang province, from Saturday night to Thursday morning.
The Orlando Sentinel
Coming up: Green Meadows festival, ICE at Gaylord Palms, Christmas at SeaWorld
ICE! at Gaylord Palms, 2013 An Ice sculptor from Harbin, China, works in 9-degree temperatures, carving the Nativity angel, while creating scenes that will be displayed during the annual ICE! exhibition at the Gaylord Palms Resort in Kissimmee, Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
The Orange County Register
Holiday fans have a place to chill
Ice sculptor, Jinbo Yang puts the finishing touches on an ice sculpture on display at The Queen Mary's annual "CHILL" Friday afternoon.
Thailand, China ink rice deal
Nov. 21 --The government signed a contract yesterday to sell 1.2 million tonnes of 5% white rice and 90,000 tonnes of tapioca on a government-to-government basis to a state enterprise in Harbin , in northeastern China's Heilongjiang province, but the value of the deals were not disclosed.
Government under fire for not disclosing...
Rice exporters and academics have again slammed the government for not disclosing the value of the latest rice deal, saying the agreement with the Chinese state enterprise cannot be considered a government-to-government contract.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Press Digest - China - Nov 20
Chinese newspapers available in Beijing and Shanghai carried the following stories on Wednesday.