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  1. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Catching mosquito larvae in the Qing River gives buzz of financial certainty

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 05:38am by MANDY ZUO

    ... this for more than a decade. We're all aware of this and can run fast when it rains. Is there any job that is 100 per cent safe? Don't construction workers fall to their death once in a while? ... nothing. After celebrating the festival at home we return to Fangshan district [in Beijing]. We live in rented homes and spend the spring doing odd jobs, from construction to gardening. When ...

  2. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Johnny Wei founded cross-border green group to get public involved in planning

    Posted May 18th 2014, 05:20am by He Huifeng

    ... conduct environmental impact assessments (EIAs) according to international standards, especially with regard to major construction and land reclamation projects. In August, Wei and two friends set ... up in Guangzhou, studied in Hong Kong and have family in Macau, I am particularly sensitive to changes in the local environment. A large number of planned construction and land reclamation ...

  3. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Woman selling her baby to fund court battle with 'triad involved in husband's killing'

    Posted May 04th 2014, 05:55am by Mimi Lau

    ... running a small construction-equipment store, and I was a housewife. How did he die? On the night of November 1, 2012, a group of his friends came to our shop and dragged him away to karaoke. ...

  4. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Yiwu entrepreneur Chen Jianhua adapts to the market of today

    Posted Feb 23rd 2014, 05:40am by JANE CAI

    ... is established, we make contact online later. Yiwu is constructing new international trading malls covering a combined area of nearly 180 hectares on top of the existing 137 hectares of malls. ...

  5. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Chef Yao Yang brings a taste of Spain to the hutongs of Beijing

    Posted Dec 01st 2013, 06:22am by WU NAN

    ... to undergo all kinds of procedures to deal with the land, taxes and multiple state departments to get approval for the construction. Also our neighbours wanted compensation because of the noise we created. They could rip up an agreement and block our construction in the middle of the night. My wife cried many times because of these endless problems. We couldn't believe it when ...

  6. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    China's urban landscapes take on new meaning for New York architect

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 12:00am by XU DONGHUAN

    ... They get incentives from the government to construct the cultural institution as part of the development and in exchange they get an additional area to build. These private museums also have ...

  7. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Zhang Liyong, the migrant worker who studied hard to become a Chinese star

    Posted Oct 27th 2013, 05:42am by JANE CAI

    ... learning? I used to work on a construction site. While my workmates were drinking, singing and playing cards, I was reading middle-school textbooks to learn English. It was hard to concentrate while ...

  8. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    'Chineasy' developer gets backing for innovative learning approach

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 12:00am by KIM WALL

    ... to construct sentences such as "My grandfather travelled from Japan on May 3", "My younger sister got married in Tokyo", or "The little mermaid burst into tears". You may ...

  9. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Environmentalists raise awareness of Nanling National Forest Park

    Posted May 05th 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... of the forest. The developer- Dongyangguang- blamed the contractor. Under pressure, the company admitted it failed to supervise the construction. It provided funds for restoration and replanting ...

  10. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Curator Ma Weidu is a rich source on antiques

    Posted Jun 23rd 2013, 12:00am by NICHOLAS DENG

    ... articles are worth more than the wealth of entire families. As a result, interest has emerged where there was none before. By the time my private museum was approved for construction in 1996, ...




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