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  1. Record rainfall kills five in China as rivers overflowRead the original story

    30 min ago | Asia News Network

    Deadly downpours have been sweeping East China's Jiangsu and Anhui provinces since Friday, with rivers and reservoirs swelled by flooding. The flood control and drought relief headquarters of the two provinces have warned that many lakes and rivers, including Taihu Lake, Hongze Lake and Chuhe River, either risk exceeding warning levels or have already done so.

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  2. Solar Impulse 2 Passes 'Point Of No Return' in Audacious Attempt to Cross the PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Boy Genius

    ... the globe. Solar Impulse 2 set off from Abu Dhabi in March, and has stopped in Oman, India, Myanmar and Nanjing, China, en route to its unscheduled stop in Nagoya. The Solar Impulse originally left Nanjing, China, for Hawaii, but diverted to Japan ...

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  3. Swissotel Hotels & Resorts Continues China Expansion With Swissotel JinanRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Market Wire

    Swissotel Hotels & Resorts, a leading brand in the FRHI Hotels & Resorts portfolio, and Nanjing Jin Gao Real Estate Development Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of JiangSu Golden Land Real Estate Development, today announced the development of a new hotel in Jinan, the capital of Shandong Province in eastern China. Joining the distinctive hotel brand's growing collection of properties open and in development in China, Swissotel Jinan is scheduled to debut in 2020.

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  4. Solar Impulse 2 en route to Hawaii from JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... the United States and the Atlantic to Europe, before returning to Abu Dhabi. Borschberg originally left Nanjing, China, for Hawaii on May 31, but diverted to an airport in Nagoya in central Japan on June 1 because a cold front threatened to block ...

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  5. Solar plane on 5-day Pacific flightRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CNN

    ... as the Swiss-made solar-powered plane Solar Impluse 2 takes off from Nanjing's Lukou International Airport in Nanjing, China, on Sunday, May 31. A Chinese security staff member stands guard on May 31, shortly before the Swiss-made solar-powered ...

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  6. Solar Impulse plane en route to Hawaii from JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WTNH

    ... the United States and the Atlantic to Europe, before returning to Abu Dhabi. Borschberg originally left Nanjing, China, for Hawaii on May 31, but diverted to an airport in Nagoya in central Japan on June 1 because a cold front threatened to block ...

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  7. Solar-powered plane finally leaves Japan for HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | USA Today

    ... to the crowd waiting for him outside the hangar on April 21 at Nanjing Lukou International Airport in Nanjing, China's Jiangsu province. The fuel-free aircraft will stay in Nanjing for about 10 days before setting off for a Pacific crossing, the ...

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  8. Solar-powered plane takes off to cross PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | RTE.ie

    A solar-powered plane has taken off from Japan to cross the Pacific Ocean on the seventh leg of its journey round the world. The Solar Impulse 2 left Nanjing, China, on 31 May for Hawaii, but was forced to cut its journey short one day later due bad weather Swiss pilot Andre Borschberg, 62, said "a wall of clouds" formed over the Pacific ocean and he was forced to land in the plane in the central Japanese city of Nagoya.

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  9. Solar Plane Takes Off on Record 120-Hour Flight Across PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | LiveScience

    ... United Arab Emirates. On May 31, Solar Impulse 2 attempted to complete the seventh leg of its journey, from Nanjing, China, to Kalaeloa, but the flight was diverted to Nagoya because of bad weather . Last week, after spending weeks in Japan, the ...

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  10. China Stocks Plunge Into Bear MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Fox News

    Asian markets were roiled Monday, as China's stocks closed in bear-market territory, and uncertainty about Greece shook sentiment across the region. A move by China's central bank over the weekend to cut interest rates failed to give a sustained lift to China's main stock market, which has fallen 21.5% from a high on June 12, crossing the 20% threshold that defines a bear market.

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  11. Solar-powered plane finally leaves JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... date, the pilots, both from Switzerland, have completed seven legs of the mission. The most recent leg, from Nanjing, China, to Honolulu, had to be shortened because of bad weather, necessitating a landing in Japan on June 1. The plane was also ...

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  12. Solar plane to fly trans-Pacific voyageRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Cyprus Weekly

    A solar-powered plane took off from Japan on the seventh leg of its journey round the world, a trans-Pacific crossing expected to be the toughest part of the trip. The Solar-Impulse 2 left Nanjing, China, on May 31 for Hawaii, but was forced to cut short its bid a day later due to what pilot Andre Borschberg termed "a wall of clouds" over the Pacific and land in the central Japanese city of Nagoya.

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  13. One of the windsurfers pictured sailing past tower blocks in Nanjing. Photo: Wj001.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    Nanjing has received more rain this month than it usually does in six, with two people even photographed windsurfing on the eastern city's flooded streets, state media reported. Continuous downpours since Friday have dumped more than 441 mm of rain on the city, the state-run news agency Xinhua reported, with many roads and highways closed due to flooding.

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  14. Swiss Pilot Begins 5-Day Flight Attempt in Solar-Powered PlaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bloomberg

    ... first attempt to start crossing the Pacific Ocean was delayed numerous times, and then a flight that began in Nanjing, China, was diverted to Japan due to unfavorable weather. "The real moment of truth lies ahead," Borschberg said in a statement . ...

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  15. Solar plane re-starts record bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    ... up into 12 legs at speeds between 50 and 100 kph (30 to 60 mph). Its journey across the Pacific Ocean - from Nanjing, China to Hawaii - was expected to be the most difficult stretch of the journey. Press CTRL+C (Windows), CMD+C (Mac), or long-press ...

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  16. Solar Impulse passes 'no-return' point in Pacific crossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Swissinfo

    ... proceed or, worst-case scenario, make an emergency landing if the weather changes. Initially, the plane left Nanjing, China, on May 31 for Hawaii but was forced to cut short its bid a day later due to what Borschberg termed "a wall of clouds" over ...

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  17. Solar-powered plane begins long flight to HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    ... announcement of the takeoff until they are sure the flight can continue. The Solar Impulse originally left Nanjing, China, for Hawaii, but diverted to Japan on June 1 because of unfavorable weather ahead. It has been waiting for the right conditions ...

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  18. Asia Markets: Asian markets fall as Greece unravels, China rattledRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MarketWatch

    Asian markets were roiled Monday amid volatility in China's stocks and as tremors from Greece shook sentiment across the region. A move by China's central bank over the weekend to cut interest rates failed to give a sustained lift to Chinese stocks, which have been under pressure over the past two weeks after a yearlong debt-fueled rally.

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  19. Solar Impulse 2 flies off toward Hawaii after one-month weather layover in NagoyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Japan Times

    A solar-powered plane circumnavigating the globe left for Hawaii early Monday morning after a nearly monthlong layover in Japan to avoid bad weather. Solar Impulse 2, carrying Swiss pilot Andre Borschberg, took off from Nagoya airport shortly after 3 a.m., where it had been since it made an unscheduled landing on the way from Nanjing, China on June 1 due to poor weather.

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  20. ET Solar Group Corporation - Power - Deals and Alliances Profile - New Study ReleasedRead the original story

    Sunday | PR-inside.com

    ... It has operational presence throughout Europe, North America and Asia-Pacific. ET Solar is headquartered in Nanjing, China. Full Report Details at - .. ET Solar Group Corporation - ...

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