Yunnan, China Newswire (Page 6)

Yunnan, China Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Lotus flowers bloom at Cuihu Park in China's KunmingRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    A visitor takes photos of lotus flowers in Cuihu Park in Kunming City, capital of southwest China's Yunnan Province, June 22, 2015. (Xinhua/Lin Yiguang)


  2. Chinese villager savours pennies from heaven as annual floods sweep river's fish into her pondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    Nature's bounty has helped Yang Dan earn up to 300,000 yuan a year from all the fish and led her to turn her home in Chongqing municipality into an unlikely tourist attraction Flooding of the Daning River in China's Chongqing municipality sweeps many thousands of fish into villager Yang Dan's ponds each year. Photo: Xinhua A Chinese villager's fish ponds are providing an unexpected - but welcome - income thanks to flooding of a nearby river, which sweeps many thousands of fish onto her land each year.


  3. KBank hoping to upgrade KunmingRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2015 | The Nation

    Kasikornbank has submitted a proposal to upgrade its representative office in the southern Chinese city of Kunming to a full branch, in order to serve increased trade activity between Yunnan province and countries in the Greater Mekong Subregion , as well as provincial SMEs wanting to do business with Thai companies. Teeranun Srihong, president of KBank, said Kunming and Nanning - also in the south of China -were both attractive locations for the bank, but the former was the more interesting as it had border trade with many countries, while the Chinese government plans to construct rail projects linking the province with Asean.


  4. Kunming Pharmaceutical Corporation (600422) - Pharmaceuticals &...Read the original story

    Jun 20, 2015 |

    ... company markets its products in domestic markets and international markets. KPC is headquartered in Kunmin, Yunnan, China. Full Report Details at - Kunming Pharmaceutical Corporation ...


  5. Sowjanya Bavisetti surprises by downing Xinyu Gao in ITF Women's Tennis tournamentRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2015 |

    Six seed Indian Sowjanya Bavisetti caused the biggest surprise as she defeated top seed Xinyu Gao of China in the quarter-finals of the USD 10,000 ITF Women's Tennis tournament in Anning. Tied one-set all, Bavisetti won the match 6-2, 3-6, 6-2 by easily claiming the third set.


  6. China gets its first yoga college after PM visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | The Times of India

    VK Singh with Ding Shaoxiang, vice governor of Yunnan Province of China unveiling the plaque of India-China Yoga College at Yunnan Minzu University in Kunming, China BEIJING: The first yoga college in China has been established at the Yunnan University of Nationalities in Kunming. This follows an agreement between the Indian and Chinese governments, which was signed in Beijing during the recent visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.


  7. Xinhua Insight: Belt and Road discussed at China-Asia expoRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Politicians and businesspeople are brainstorming how the Belt and Road Initiative can bring profits and propel regional integration in South Asia at the China-South Asian Expo. The expo opened on Tuesday with a record turnover of 25.19 billion U.S. dollars, up 19.8 percent year on year.


  8. AIRSHOW-Boeing wins order for 30 737 MAX from Ruili AirlinesRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Reuters

    Boeing said at the Paris air show on Tuesday that Chinese start-up airline Ruili Airlines has committed to buy 30 737 MAX jets, backed by AVIC International Leasing, in a potential deal worth $3.2 billion at list prices. The order is subject to approval by the Chinese government and will be posted on Boeing's website "once all contingencies are cleared", Boeing said.


  9. Elizabeth McIntosh,: Journalist who became an agent for the Office of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | The Independent

    Her best-known book is Sisterhood of Spies: The Women of the OSS which sketched the careers of the 4,000 women who served the agency Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Elizabeth McIntosh, who has died at the age of 100, conjured lies in the line of duty for the US Office of Strategic Services and as an author wrote about the women who used their brains, and sometimes their bodies, to help the spy agency in the Second World War.


  10. 'Sinicise' religion to combat 'hostile forces': Chinese officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    Xinjiang's top Communist Party official Zhang Chunxian told religious leaders that "hostile forces" were stepping up their infiltration in the restive region and that their teaching must be "sinicised" to ensure social stability, state media reported yesterday. In a meeting attended by some 700 Muslim, Buddhist and Christian representatives on Sunday, Zhang said "hostile forces" inside and outside China were using religion to engage in "destructive activities" in Xinjiang, reported Xinjiang Daily - the party's mouthpiece in the region.


  11. Nation's first yoga college set upRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | China Daily

    China's first yoga college was established at Yunnan University of Nationalities in Kunming on Saturday, following a cooperation memorandum signed between China and India in May. At the founding ceremony, Peng Jinhui, president of the university, said: "The university has confidence to build the college into an influential brand with its own characteristics, a platform for cultural exchange and a bridge for Sino-Indian friendship". YUN and the Indian Council for Cultural Relations signed the cooperation memorandum during Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's May visit to China.


  12. One Million Words Donates to Help Children in Tibet at Senjimeiduo SchoolRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | PRWeb

    One Million Words , an international non-profit organization set up to help children with literacy, has donated textbooks to orphaned children in Tibet so that they have the chance to get a solid education after a fire ravaged their classrooms and library in 2014. Seeing the children's faces light up, not just at having new books, but for the knowledge that they can get a real education - that's the whole reason we do this The One Million Words Organization is proud to announce that they have completed the first stage of their efforts to help children in Tibet by giving the gift of literacy to the Senjimeiduo Tibetan Charity School in Dali, Yunnan, China.


  13. 50 youth held in Yunnan drug bustRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2015 | The Standard

    An international gang of drug smugglers which used more than 50 juveniles as drug mules has been busted in southwestern Yunnan Province. Of the 63 suspects arrested in the operation, more than 50 are aged between 15 and 25 years old.


  14. Suu Kyi wraps up China visitRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    Pictures of her trip posted online showed her meeting Xi and other Communist party officials, visiting the Great Wall of China and practicing calligraphy. Beijing was a key backer of Myanmar's former military junta while it was under Western sanctions -- most of which have been lifted since 2011 -- and a much-needed international ally for a brutal regime that crushed dissent and kept Suu Kyi under house arrest for more than 15 years.


  15. Chinese airlines cut flights to S. Korea on MERSRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Chinese airlines are cutting flights to the Republic of Korea as the outbreak of the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome reduces travel demand to the country. Air China will cut the number of flights linking Beijing and Seoul to 21 a week from 24. The cut will run from June 13 to the end of August.


  16. Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi wraps up visit to ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | The Straits Times

    Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi wrapped up her first visit to China on Sunday, a trip that saw her meet the country's President Xi Jinping ahead of Myanmar elections in November. Pictures of her trip posted online showed her meeting Mr Xi and other Communist party officials, visiting the Great Wall of China and practicing calligraphy.


  17. Taking time out at the Thai StonehengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    This time last week I was strolling around what is known as the "Stonehenge of Thailand" - and I'm not talking about the abandoned piles of the ill-fated Hopewell project on Phahon Yothin Road. Moh Hin Khao is located in Chaiyaphum, just north of the provincial town.


  18. 55 bln USD deals signed at 3rd China-South Asia expoRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2015 | People's Daily Online

    Nearly 300 deals worth 55 billion U.S. dollars were signed at the Third China-South Asia Expo in Kunming, capital of the southwestern Yunnan Province, on Saturday. The signed contracts included 255 domestic investment projects with a value of 300 billion yuan and 44 foreign investment and trade deals valued 5.7 billion dollars, said organizers.


  19. Ambush balm for ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | The Telegraph

    New Delhi, June 13: India has assured China it will not allow concerns over north-eastern insurgency to stall a key regional connectivity project, trying to mollify Beijing after suggestions in New Delhi that China's army had backed the militants who attacked soldiers in Manipur last week. The assurance, communicated by junior foreign minister V.K. Singh to Chinese interlocutors during a visit to Kunming yesterday, comes amid growing recognition within India's strategic community that the government's reaction to the Manipur attack may have partly backfired.


  20. Row over Yoga Day unfortunate, says RSS, praises Darul UloomRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2015 | Times of Oman

    Participants of 'The Sun Never Sets on Yoga' practice yoga at The Art of Living in Bangalore on Saturday. The event is being held in about 108 cities around the globe as a prelude to International Yoga Day to be celebrated on June 21. Yoga enthusiasts will be performing the Sun Salutations at sunrise at New York, Rio De Janerio, Budapest, Berlin, St. Petersburg, London, Istanbul, Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Agra, Sydney, Auckland and in many other cities around the world.