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  1. Comment - Blogs - GANSU

    Officials chided for taking too many days off for Lunar New Year

    Posted Feb 19th 2013, 12:09pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao Long holidays can sometimes be too much of a good thing – as officials from Gansu and Hunan provinces are now learning. Government workers and party committee members from Gansu’s Shuichuanzhen township in Baiyin district are coming under fire for taking more than a month off for Spring Festival, the People’s Daily newspaper reported on Monday. According ...

  2. News - China - GANSU

    Party chief sacked for making villagers buy mobile phones to 'raise intelligence'

    Posted Jan 28th 2013, 12:17pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao The party secretary of a village in central China’s Gansu province was dismissed from his position after he had implemented a failed policy that “forced” villagers to buy mobile phones if they wanted to qualify for social relief, state media reported on Monday. His initial argument was that owning a mobile phone would “raise their intelligence” and get them out ...

  3. News - China - GANSU

    Gansu mother given labour camp sentence seeks justice

    Posted Dec 04th 2012, 01:25pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao A Gansu woman who was sentenced to one year of hard labour after a trip to Beijing last month, is taking legal action against Lanzhou city’s security authorities for abuses of power. Zhao Fumei was detained by security officials in November after a trip to Beijing ended up with her being taken back to her hometown for reeducation at a labour camp on November 12. She ...

  4. News - China - GANSU

    Gansu province 'beautifies' its roadways by walling in rural villages

    Posted Dec 03rd 2012, 06:15pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao Rural poverty in China’s northwest is anything but a new topic. But those who want to see it for themselves may find it increasingly hard as the government ramps up efforts to conceal it – literally. Brick walls have been erected along the highways of Zhang county, located in Gansu province’s Dingxi City, to “hide” the “ugly” living conditions of villagers inhabiting ...



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