The Lebanon Daily News
China cracks down on online rumors, porn
Chinese authorities have tightened already rigorous Internet controls by cracking down on online pornography and what state media called "rumormongers" and "slanderous content."
Wall Street Journal
Run Like Hell: China Releases New Anti-Terror...
What do you do when someone in a skull-and-bones sweatshirt and ski mask lunges at you with a knife while carrying a bomb under his arm? Don't panic.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Chinese railway in Myanmar scrapped
A planned rail project to give China access to the Indian Ocean through Myanmar has been cancelled due to strong public objections and delays, a senior official said on Tuesday.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
People's Daily Online
Lobster vs cat: catch me if you can
A fight between a lobster and three cats recently took place on the bank of Daguan River in Kunming, southwest China's Yunnan province.
Dusit Fudu Hotels & Resorts Reveals Aggressive Chinese Expansion Plans
Dusit Fudu Hotels & Resorts, the Chinese joint venture hotel management company between leading Asian hospitality group Dusit International and local partners Changzhou Qiao Yu Group, has announced the signing of 15 hotel management agreements in its first year of operation.
New Oriental Education: Are Out-Of-Date Websites To Blame For POP Kids Enrollment Decline?
New Oriental Education is experiencing a drop in enrollments at its POP Kids children's ESL classes that may be due to more than just a program revamp.
Situated in the downtown region of Kunming City, Yuantong Temple is among the oldest and largest temples in Kunming, boasting a history of more than 1200 years.
The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine
Rail coaches in Rangoon.
A proposed railway to link the planned industrial hub in Arakan State with China has been abandoned due to concerns over the potential cost and environmental impact of the project, according to a Myanma Railways official.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
14 saved after SW China tunnel collapse
A worker receives treatment in an ambulance after he was saved from a railway tunnel collapse in Funing County of Zhuang and Miao Autonomous Prefecture of Wenshan, southwest China's Yunnan Province, July 20, 2014.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Claws!: A strange, new fossil arthropod
This fearsomely armed critter, called Lyrarapax unguispinus, terrorised the seabed in what is now south-west China some 515m years ago, during the Cambrian period.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Ten provinces among targets of latest anti-graft inspections
Wang Qishan, secretary of the CCDI, said inspectors could investigate any place, department, enterprise or sector where they suspected severe graft.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
The knife attack that changed Kunming
China is in the midst of a massive security crackdown after a series of terror attacks it blames on Muslims from the Uighur ethnic minority in north-west Xinjiang province.
South China Morning Post
'Graft-ridden' ex-party bosses of Xining and Kunming ejected from Communist Party
China's ruling Communist Party said today it had expelled two more former senior officials for corruption, laying the way for their prosecution, as the government continues a high-profile campaign against deep-rooted graft.
China's Campaign Against Corruption Is Huge. Will It Do Any Good?
President Xi has netted more "tigers," or top-level officials, than his predecessor Hu Jintao did during his entire decade in power Suppose a corruption investigation in the U.S. netted the mayors of Los Angeles, Phoenix, Atlanta, Chicago, Denver, half a dozen vice governors or mayors, the nation's deputy top cop, a firebrand TV pundit, state ... (more)
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Soccer Commentator Turned Government Critic Silenced In China
Chinese writer Li Chengpeng, looked upon by many as a a highly influential Chinese blogger and social commentator, is protected by bodyguards as he attends a promotional event of his new book 'SmILENCE' on January 26, 2013 in Kunming, southwest China's Yunnan province.
People's Daily Online
Yunnan Coffee Trading Center settles in Pu'er
Municipal Party Secretary Wei Xing , and Chairman and General Manager Cao Ronggen of Kunming Jinyuan Flower Industry Co., Ltd. jointly attended a ceremony to mark the initiation of the National Coffee Trading Center project.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Asia News Network
Terror attacks stifle Uygur businesses
The businesses of Uygur entrepreneurs in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, especially in traditional Uygur foods, have suffered serious setbacks since the series of terrorist attacks that happened this year, businessmen said, who jointly condemned the violent acts.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
College addresses need for experts in anti-terrorism
China is inviting overseas counterterrorism experts to serve as visiting professors who will help train a new generation of anti-terror personnel.
People's Daily Online
China Pan-Asia Stone Expo held in Kunming
Photo taken on July 10, 2014 shows a jade sculpture displayed at the 2014 China Pan-Asia Stone Expo in Kunming, capital of southwest China's Yunnan Province.