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  1. detours

    Posted Dec 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Joshua Samuel Brown

    ... Christmas Eve in Yangshuo, Guangxi province's backpacker haven, means carols, firework-dodging and eggnog laced with snake bile. Joshua Samuel Brown enjoys a not-so-silent night ... to spend December 24. For more than a decade, the town has been one of southern China's hippest tourist hotspots. Located in Guangxi province, downstream from Guilin and on the semi-nebulous ...

  2. In Brief

    Posted Nov 10th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and product development with Taiwan's government-owned oil firm Chinese Petroleum Corp, according to Sinopec News. WORK STARTS ON $8.7B GUANGXI ALUMINA PROJECT The 9.4 billion yuan (HK$8.7 billion), 1.6 million tonne-a-year Guangxi Huayin alumina project has started construction, China News Services reported. The project, which comes onstream in 2006, is co-owned by Aluminium ...

  3. 52 on trial over alleged baby-selling operation

    Posted Oct 20th 2003, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... Dozens of people allegedly involved in buying and selling at least 118 babies have gone on trial in the southwestern province of Guangxi, state media reports say. Police said 52 suspects from several baby-trading syndicates had been active in Guangxi, Henan, Anhui and Hubei provinces. They allegedly bought 118 newborns from hospitals and villages in Yulin city, Guangxi ...

  4. Imbudo leaves 3 lost, no deaths

    Posted Jul 25th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Typhoon Imbudo hit Guangdong and Hainan provinces with heavy rain and gale-force winds yesterday, but did not cause major damage after it landed near the border between Guangdong and Guangxi. Official tallies said three people were missing. Hospital staff in Yangjiang, one of the hardest-hit cities on the coast, said a few dozen people had minor injuries. On Hainan, about 2,600 ...

  5. Jailed dissident asks court for retrial

    Posted Sep 21st 2003, 12:00am by Ray Cheung

    ... to Vietnam in June last year, where he reportedly was kidnapped and taken to Guangxi province. He was arrested and a Shenzhen court convicted him on charges of spying for Taiwan and plotting ...

  6. In Brief

    Posted Sep 24th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... mainland plant Electricity supplier CLP Holdings has signed a letter of intent with Guangxi authorities for a planned coal-fired power project in Fangcheng in southern Guangxi province. ...

  7. Four die, 46 hurt in explosion at fireworks factory

    Posted Sep 11th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The blast creates a two-metre-deep hole and shatters windows 600 metres away Fireworks left to dry in the sun exploded at a Guangxi fireworks factory yesterday, killing at least four ... Xinhua said. Elsewhere in Guangxi, four workers were killed and three injured in a blast at a fireworks factory in Binyang county this week, China News Service reported. Last month 21 people were ...

  8. Aid agencies battle to cope with a series of disasters

    Posted Aug 01st 2003, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... the Huai and Yangtze rivers: Anhui, Guizhou, Hunan, Guangxi, Hubei, Jiangxi, Henan and Jiangsu. Speaking from Henan province yesterday, senior International Relief Service officer Enkas Chau said ... that the Red Cross would try to help residents rebuild their homes or resettle. World Vision Hong Kong said it had raised more than $1.2 million to provide food and quilts to flood victims in Guangxi ...

  9. Chalco muscles bauxite newcomers

    Posted Sep 26th 2003, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... in an alumina project in Guangxi province, which is 33 per cent held by China National Metal and Minerals Import and Export Corp and 34 per cent owned by Guangxi Development and Investment. Private ...

  10. Several Sars sources likely, says WHO chief

    Posted Sep 21st 2003, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... A World Health Organisation report is expected to say that the Sars outbreak may have begun with several separate cases in Guangxi and Guangdong provinces, suggesting animal-to-human ... and Guangxi as early as November and December', said Hitoshi Oshitani, leader of the Sars control team in the WHO's western Pacific region. He told the Sunday Morning Post this meant ...




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