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  1. News - China

    Bus crashes in Guizhou, killing 13

    Posted Feb 02nd 2013, 03:16pm by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... Associated Press in Beijing Chinese state media say 13 people have been killed after an overloaded bus tumbled down a 100-metre slope in the southwestern province of Guizhou. The official Xinhua News Agency said on Saturday that the fatal crash in Congjiang county left another 21 people injured, including 10 in serious condition. Xinhua says 34 people were on the bus licensed ...

  2. News - China

    Briefs, September 17, 2012

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... Nine die as bus crashes into ravine Nine people were killed and eight seriously injured when their bus crashed through a road barrier and fell into a ravine in Guyuan city, Ningxia, local firefighters said. The bus had 17 people on board. Xinhua New construction at cross-border zone North Korea and China broke ground on a building to manage the Hwanggumphyong Economic Zone, the official ...

  3. Manufacturers reject bus rules

    Posted Jan 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jiabao has vowed to attach high importance to the safety of school buses, and ordered related authorities to complete legislation within a month. There has been a public outcry for better bus ... they simply could not produce such high-quality vehicles. They also complained the new regulations were drafted by the Yutong Group, China's largest bus producer, which specialises in big ...

  4. Outrage over gift of school buses

    Posted Nov 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com Premier Wen Jiabao has pledged to set aside funding to revamp student transport amid an outcry over China's ill-timed school bus donation to Macedonia following the death of 19 children in a crash. The promise came as mainland internet users vented their anger over the donation and appalling domestic school bus safety record. Wen made ...

  5. Rural fears come home to roost

    Posted Nov 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... The horrifying school bus crash, which claimed the lives of 19 young children in Gansu last week, is a tragedy that should never have happened. The danger of cramming far too many pupils ... outrage over the crash will bring about a change of mindset. Pupils must no longer be forced to travel long distances to school without due regard for safety. Children aged between 2 1/2 and six ...

  6. News - China - SINGAPORE

    China 'highly concerned' as four bus drivers face court in Singapore

    Posted Dec 01st 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Singapore Beijing says it hopes all sides will respond to the workers' 'reasonable requests for equal pay' China 'highly concerned' as four bus ... strike since the 1980s. The Chinese nationals were charged in court on Thursday with instigating an illegal strike this week by bus drivers at state-linked transport group SMRT, according ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - CHINA BRIEFING

    Car crash scandal complicates leadership transition

    Posted Sep 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... Wang Xiangwei Emerging details of Beijing car crash in March have served to complicate an already uncertain picture after Bo Xilai's downfall Crash scandal addsintrigueto reshuffle ... it to start in the second half of next month. While the Bo scandal has been extensively reported on since March, details only recently began to emerge in the crash of a black Ferrari that killed Ling ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Corporate China in danger of a crash

    Posted Sep 10th 2012, 12:00am by John Gong

    ... John Gong John Gong says corporate China needs a shake-up to weather the economic slowdown, and the nation's auto industry is a perfect example of a sector burdened by overcapacity and regulation Quality control China's economy is now at a criti ...

  9. News - China

    China Digest

    Posted Aug 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... a healthy habitat for the wild animals as a result of its efforts in environmental protection. Bus birth for baby A bus driver and passengers helped ensure the safe birth of a baby aboard a bus in Zhuzhou on Sunday, rednet.cn reports. The driver took the bus off the highway and stopped at a plaza as the woman went into labour. The infant was soon born and the mother and child were ...

  10. Crash landing?

    Posted Jan 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Xu Sitao A rising chorus of commentators believes that mainland China is facing a broad slowdown in the residential property market, and that this could trigger a reversal of recent efforts to cool demand. Our view is that any policy reversal depends on t ...




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