Yunnan, China Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. China's `Inconvenient Truth' Creates Environmental BillionairesRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Bloomberg

    A girl wears a mask walking on Tiananmen Square in the heavy haze. China's annual meeting of the National People's Congress, which begins March 5 in the capital, is expected to set government policies for the year on issues such as pollution.


  2. GoaProductions Presents 2015 Spirit Tribe GatheringRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Mi2n

    On April 4-6, GoaProductions will present Spirit Tribe , a three-day Psytrance music and art gathering on 200,000sqm of pristine nature just out side of Kunming in Western China's Yunnan province. This is a project that GoaProductions has been working towards for some time now.


  3. China plays down US concerns over anti-terror legislationRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 |

    It is unusual to have four Cabinet officials weigh in on a 's moves to strengthen cybersecurity come in the wake of revelations of widespread U.S. government surveillance, and have raised questions about the extent to which government surveillance will interfere with the ability of private companies to effectively globalize. is seeking to go no farther than the U.S. in the name of national security.


  4. The BRICS Plus GermanyRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Counterpunch

    Historian Christopher Dietrich on the 100-year-long history of American torture; Jeffrey St. Clair on the implications of giving impunity to the CIA's torturers; Chris Floyd on how the US has exported torture to its client states around the world. David Macaray on the Paradoxes of Police Unions; Louis Proyect on Slave Rebellions in the Open Seas; Paul Krassner on the Perils of Political Cartooning; Martha Rosenberg on the dangers of Livestock Shot-up with Antibiotics; and Lee Ballinger on Elvis, Race and the Poor South.


  5. US businesses to lower 2015 reinvestments in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | China Daily

    A woman walks under a decoration made of coloured umbrellas at a shopping center in downtown Kunming, Yunnan province, June 19, 2014.[Photo/Agencies] Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in South China have reduced their reinvestment budgets for this year by 9.3 percent. Based on an annual survey by the chamber, the members cite concerns about regulatory changes, protectionist policies, transparency and unequal treatment.


  6. Prince William launches China-UK cultural yearRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Xinhuanet

    Britain's Prince William launched a China-UK cultural event here on Monday during his first-ever visit to China, by dotting the eyes of a sculpture of British cartoon character Shaun the Sheep. Using a Chinese writing brush and red ink, the Duke of Cambridge added the finishing touches to the eyes of the sheep, which features a Union Jack design by British artist Dan Heffer and echoes the animal symbol of this Chinese lunar year.


  7. Uygur general: Xinjiang stability unaffected by terrorist attacksRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | Xinhuanet

    A senior military official said Monday that terrorist attacks will not affect the overall stability of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, nor will they hinder its fast economic development, ethnic unity or religious harmony. "Everyone in Xinjiang is against terrorism and expects peace.


  8. Underlying tensions in Kunming as China prepares to discuss anti-terror lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 |

    China's top leaders are expected to deliberate on the country's first anti-terrorism law this week during their annual parliamentary sessions. Set to provide the government more resources and power to counter terror attacks, the legislation comes after China came under a series of deadly attacks.


  9. What the BRICS plus Germany are really up to?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | OpEdNews

    Winston Churchill once said, "I feel lonely without a war." He also badly missed the loss of empire.


  10. Rising misconceptions about Muslims one year after 'China's 9/11': ImamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 |

    One year after armed assailants killed more than 30 people in a stabbing rampage in the southwestern Chinese city of Kunming, there has been been rising public misconceptions about Muslims in China, said the imam of Yunnan's oldest mosque. KUNMING: Sunday marks a year since eight armed assailants stormed the Kunming train station in southwestern China, killing nearly 30 people and injuring more than a hundred.


  11. Hotel's Yunnan fare a surprise hitRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | China Daily

    Foodies looking for a good sampling of Yunnan fare in Kunming might not head straight to the Holiday Inn. But after two eateries with guidebook raves turned out to be closed for an extended Spring Festival holidayi1 4 and the "grand dame" hotel of the city turned out to be a decaying old ladyi1 4 we found unexpected delights at the American chain hotel.


  12. Trauma lingers a year after Kunming attackRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | Xinhuanet

    A year after the deadly terrorist attack in the southwestern Chinese city of Kunming, the trauma still lingers in survivors' lives. On March 1, 2014, five terrorists went on a stabbing spree at the train station in Kunming, capital of Yunnan Province, killing 31 people and injuring 141 more.


  13. China inadvertently promotes Islamic extremismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Japan Times

    March 1, 2014, was China's 9/11. That was the day Islamic Uighur terrorists slashed their way into the collective consciousness of the country's ethnic Han majority.


  14. Scientists discover black hole 12 billion times more massive than the sunRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | WPMT-TV York

    ... Xue-Bing Wu of Peking University and his colleagues first sighted the black hole using a telescope in Yunnan, China, and used additional telescopes around the world to examine it. In a media release, the University of Arizona said that the black ...


  15. Chinese Boxers Sweep Five WBC Titles in KunmingRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | Boxing Scene

    In an unprecedented night of boxing in what the WBC itself described as 'a quality packed card' by Zovi Boxing Promotions which was broadcast nationwide in China five title fights endorsed by the WBC were all won by Chinese boxers. In the main event China's Qiu Xiao Jun won the vacant WBC International super bantamweight title with a rousing 6th round TKO over the Philippines Sylvester Lopez, a fighter of Gabriel 'Bebot' Elorde and a former WBC super flyweight Silver champion.


  16. Qiu Xiao Jun Stops Lopez in Six Rounds in KunmingRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | Boxing Scene

    Internationally respected referee/judge Bruce McTavish said Lopez was being badl y beaten by the Chinese champion when referee Malcolm Bulner of Australia called a halt. . The 27 year old Lopez from the stable of Gabriel 'Bebot' Elorde dropped to 23-10-2 with 17 knockouts in another disappointing performance while the while the 24 year old Qiu Xiao Jun improved to 15-2 with 7 knockouts.


  17. Chinese boxer Xiong takes back WBC titleRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Chinese Xiong Chaozhong beat Japan ese Hiroya Yamamoto to win the World Boxing Council international minimumweight championship in his hometown of Wenshan on Sunday. The 32-year-old Xiong, the first professional boxing champion from China as he beat Javier Martinez Resendiz of Mexico in Kunming for the vacant WBC minimumweight title on Nov. 24, 2012, outpointed the Japanese in the 10-round bout.


  18. Benefit-sharing is key to region's rail connectivityRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Nation

    KunmIng to bangkok raIlroad a wIn-wIn InItIatIve for all three natIons, but laos must be Involved from the outset On the sidelines of November's Apec Summit in Beijing, China and Thailand agreed to cooperate on railway development that will eventually link Kunming to Bangkok and Thailand's eastern seaboard, and could go all the way to Singapore in the longer term. This is not a new idea - improved connectivity in the Greater Mekong Subregion has been accepted as a key strategy that can benefit all countries concerned.


  19. Chinese Xiong takes back WBC titleRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    The 32-year-old Xiong, the first professional boxing champion from China as he beat Javier Martinez Resendiz of Mexico in Kunming for the vacant WBC minimumweight title on Nov. 24, 2012, outpointed the Japanese in the 10-round bout.


  20. Black-headed gulls seen at Cuihu Park in KunmingRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Black-headed gulls fly over a lake at Cuihu Park in Kunming, capital of southwest China's Yunnan Province, Feb. 19, 2015, the first day of the Chinese Lunar New Year. (Xinhua/Lin Yiguang)