Yunnan, China Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Spectacular man-made waterfall opens to public in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | Metro UK News

    The 400-metre-wide waterfall, which is in Kunming city, capital of southwest China's Yunnan Province, opened on Saturday. The man-made waterfall at the Niulanjiang Waterfall Park in Kunming city opened in Kunming City, China on Saturday The man-made creation is part of a project working to divert water from the Niulan River into Dianchi Lake.

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  2. Park featuring 400m-wide manmade waterfall opens in KunmingRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2016 | China Daily

    Tourists visit a waterfall park in Kunming , capital of Southwest China's Yunnan province, Jan 2, 2016. The park featuring a 400-meter-wide manmade waterfall was finished and opened to public for free in Kunming recently.

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  3. The forgotten twinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2016 | The Telegraph

    The old Chinese saying, "The mountains are high and the emperor is far away", comes to mind in Kunming. One misses Beijing's bustle and Shanghai's sophistication in Yunnan's capital.

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  4. Harleigh E. SeelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Martinsburg Journal

    Harleigh Erwin "Tom" Seely, age 94, of Berkeley Springs, died on Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015 at his home while under the care of Hospice of the Panhandle. Born April 13, 1921 in Syracuse, New York, he was the son of the late Hulbert and Mildred Sprague Seely.

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  5. Hilton Worldwide Opens Its First Hotel In Hunan, ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | Hotel Business

    Hilton Worldwide has opened its first hotel in China's Hunan Province and 32nd property in China, Hilton Zhuzhou. The hotel is owned by Hunan Dahan Group Co., Ltd. and managed by Hilton Worldwide.

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  6. China adopts first counter-terrorism lawRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    China's top legislature on Sunday adopted the country's first counter-terrorism law in the latest attempt to address terrorism at home and help maintain world security. Lawmakers approved the legislation Sunday afternoon at the end of a week-long bimonthly session of the National People's Congress Standing Committee.

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  7. French journalist at L'Obs to be expelled from ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2015 | The Age

    Paris: China will expel a French journalist who criticised its treatment of its Muslim Uighur minority in the north-western region of Xinjiang, her employer, the weekly l'Obs news magazine said on Friday. Shortly after publishing a story which suggested that China was using the Paris attacks to justify crackdowns on Uighur people, Gauthier was the subject of editorials in state-controlled media and even death threats, L'Obs said.

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  8. US embassy in Beijing warns of Christmas Day threat to foreignersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2015 | The Age

    Police tighten security around a bar and shopping area popular with foreigners as embassies issue warnings for their citizens over possible threats against Westerners. Beijing: The US embassy in Beijing said on Thursday it had received information of possible threats against Westerners visiting a popular shopping district in the Chinese capital on or around Christmas Day.

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  9. Yunnan Lucky Air to launch Kunming-Nha Trang direct flightRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Yunnan Lucky Air announced the launch of a direct flight between Kunming in southwest China's Yunnan Province and Nha Trang in Vietnam on Monday. The outbound flight will depart from Kunming at 7:55 p.m. Beijing time and arrive in Nha Trang at 9:30 p.m. local time.

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  10. Bangkok set to be China's rail hubRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    China has an ambitious plan to establish three rail routes called the "Pan-Asia Railway Network" to foster rail connections between the country and mainland Southeast Asian nations, with Bangkok serving as the hub. Thailand and China have reached an agreement to build the 845km double-track rail routes that cover the Bangkok-Kaeng Khoi-Nakhon Ratchasima-Nong Khai section, and the Kaeng Khoi-Map Ta Phut section.

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  11. High-speed track laid in SW China provinceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2015 | People's Daily Online

    Construction workers began laying track on Friday in the southwestern province of Yunnan for a high-speed rail link connecting the provincial capital Kunming to Shanghai. Two 500-meter rails were laid in Qujing City on Friday morning, the start of the first high-speed line to serve the province.

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  12. An Teng dies after tragic accident at airport in Kunming, ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | Daily Mail

    A holidaymaker has died after she was struck on the head by a falling object at an airport in south-west China. The tragedy occurred moments after passenger An Teng, who is in her 60s, arrived at the airport in the city of Kunming.

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  13. Biogas StartupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2015 | Eugene Weekly

    "I think if you're going to be working on environmental issues, you need to have a cursory understanding of every region of the world."

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  14. Two More Chinese Entertainment Execs Go MissingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    The chairman and non-executive director of troubled Hong Kong animation studio Imagi International are believed to have been detained by Chinese authorities. Financially troubled Hong Kong animation studio Imagi International, producer of the 2007 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles hit TNMT , has revealed that two of its top mainland Chinese executives are missing.

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  15. LPC-Qihoo 360 seeks $3.4 billion-equivalent buyout loanRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2015 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Chinese mobile security software maker Qihoo 360 Technology Co is raising a US$3.4bn-equivalent loan to back its US$9.3bn buyout by a group of investors, banking sources said on Tuesday. Qihoo received a buyout offer from a consortium led by CEO Zhou Hongyi in June, which was the biggest of a slew of 'take private' buyout offers announced earlier this year while Chinese stocks were soaring.

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  16. LPC-Qihoo 360 seeks US$3.4bn-equivalent buyout loanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Reuters

    Chinese mobile security software maker Qihoo 360 Technology Co is raising a US$3.4bn-equivalent loan to back its US$9.3bn buyout by a group of investors, banking sources said on Tuesday. Qihoo received a buyout offer from a consortium led by CEO Zhou Hongyi in June, which was the biggest of a slew of 'take private' buyout offers announced earlier this year while Chinese stocks were soaring.

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  17. Record number of seagulls flock to China's "spring city"Read the original story

    Dec 22, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    The number of seagulls migrating to Kunming City, capital of southwest China's Yunnan Province, this winter has set a 31-year record, local authorities said Tuesday. Statistics from the Kunming Municipal Forestry Bureau showed that approximately 40,500 seagulls had flocked to the Dianchi Lake Basin as of Sunday, an increase of about 1,000 compared to the number last winter.

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  18. Chinese lawyer Pu Zhiqiang handed three-year suspended sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | ABC News

    One of China's most celebrated human rights lawyers has been handed a suspended three-year prison sentence after posting comments critical of the ruling Communist Party. The ruling was a three-year prison sentence that was deferred for three years, but observers say it means it is unlikely Mr Pu will be jailed.

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  19. Bangkok HangoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Bloomberg

    Andy Mukherjee is a Bloomberg Gadfly columnist covering industrial companies and financial services. He previously was a columnist for Reuters Breakingviews.

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  20. Red Deer Cave thigh bone suggests prehistoric humans survived until recentlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | CBC News

    ... to modern humans. The thigh bone was excavated from the Maludong (Red Deer Cave) site in southeastern Yunnan, China, in 1989. (Ji Xueping and Darren Curnoe) It had generally been believed the last surviving prehistoric humans on mainland Eurasia - ...

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