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  1. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, February 12, 2013

    Posted Feb 12th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... JIANGSU Toll waiver hits air travel Travel agencies in Jiangsu say their business has suffered after the central government waived highway tolls during the Lunar New Year holiday. Xinhua reports the tourism industry said the policy had reduced the cost of ...

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    China Digest, December 8, 2012

    Posted Dec 08th 2012, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... subsidiaries to create enough jobs for the retirees. Qinghai Dog butcher closed down The Xining government has temporarily shut down a dog butcher for mistreating animals, causing a disturbance ...

  3. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, November 29, 2012

    Posted Nov 29th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... is still pending approval by the central government, and some animal rights activists have opposed the plan, fearing that circus animals will be abused. The centre would be used to train animals ... buffalo that had not resigned itself to death at a slaughterhouse in Yubei district made a daring escape last week, prompting a large-scale hunt that ended in the dark of night with the animal ...

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    China Digest, January 9, 2013

    Posted Jan 09th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... animals in no-hunting zones last month, Xinhua reports. Investigators found the remains of more than 400 wild species, mostly roe deer and rabbits, in the homes of the suspects, who could face more than 10 years in jail. They allegedly sold most of the animals to restaurants frequented by local government officials. SICHUAN Maid hurt elderly woman A maid was detained by police ...

  5. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, December 7, 2012

    Posted Dec 07th 2012, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... unclean. Forbidden food Provincial health inspectors went to 46 restaurants and 15 food markets in Xining last week and found that several protected wild animal species were being sold as food, the Qinghai Daily reports. The authorities confiscated more than 160kg of deer meat, two baskets of shark fins, a dozen rare sparrows known as Oriental White-eyes and other animals. Those selling ...

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    China Digest, November 16, 2012

    Posted Nov 16th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... that the animals all died within a month or two. They accused the shop owner of inbreeding the dogs to give them odd appearances, the Chongqing Times reported. The shop owner was ordered to repay those whose pets died but authorities said they could not stop inbreeding of animals, as there was no law to prevent it. GUIZHOU Upgrade for firefighters Firefighters received 160 million yuan (HK$199 ...

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    China Digest, December 6, 2012

    Posted Dec 06th 2012, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of their herdsmen, Xinhua reports. The grazing animals have been struggling to find grass under the deep snow, and many have become lost, as visibility dropped to as little as 10 metres. Man kills stepson ...

  8. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, November 23, 2012

    Posted Nov 23rd 2012, 02:11am by STAFF

    ... by hormones being illegally added to the animal's food. Hunt for stork killers Police have been ordered to find the culprits behind the mass poisoning of oriental white storks in the Beidagang ...

  9. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, November 21, 2012

    Posted Nov 21st 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... tribute to the Butterfly Mother, who they believe created the world. HEILONGJIANG Tiger baby boom A total of 91 Siberian tigers, one of world's most endangered animals, have been born ...

  10. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, November 12 2012

    Posted Nov 12th 2012, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... such as a whale shark, a finless dolphin and a grey reef shark. The specimens were obtained after the animals died, some from pollution or impact with a ship's propeller. The show will run until ...




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