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  1. Floods claim more than 500 lives so far this year

    Posted Jun 25th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... than 150 people missing. Nearly 2.5 million people have been forced to flee their homes. Most of the people affected are poor peasants in Guangdong, Guangxi and Fujian who had been settled ... left 165 missing and caused at least 23 billion yuan in damage, statistics from the state flood-relief headquarters showed. In Guangxi, by far the hardest-hit region, continuing torrential ...

  2. Melamine milk put back on the market

    Posted Feb 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... in December for selling 5.25 tonnes of melamine-tainted milk powder to a Guangxi dairy company in September. Elsewhere, ice cream made in Liaoning and Hebei provinces was found to contain illegally ... previous food safety crackdown. Guangxi mother Lan Juanxian, 23, said she had lost all confidence in mainland-made dairy products after her two-year-old son was diagnosed with kidney stones. ...

  3. Police detain parents of milk victims

    Posted Jan 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... at all.' Mr Zhao lives in Beijing. The 17 other parents- including the four detained with Mr Zhao- come from Fujian, Guangxi, Guizhou, Jiangsu, Hubei, Gansu and Sichuan. Despite the crackdown, ... The parents said they were worried their children would suffer illnesses other than the usual kidney stones that might be caused by the tainted milk. Lan Juanxian, a parent from Guangxi whose twin ...

  4. Mainland takes on nature to get masses home

    Posted Jan 25th 2011, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... involves dealing with heavy snow and freezing rain, and this year is no exception. Xinhua reported many sections of railway and highway in Hunan, Hubei, Guizhou, Chongqing, Guangxi and Yunnan had been covered by snow since Monday last week. It said nearly 10 million had been affected in Hunan after a blizzard last week, which also forced the evacuation of 73,000 people. In Guangxi ...

  5. Millions of hectares of farmland and 12m tonnes of grain contaminated

    Posted Feb 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Economic Weekly said metal poisoning problems had wrought havoc in resource-rich southern and southwestern provinces, such as Yunnan, Hunan, Guangdong and Guangxi, and claimed an extremely high ...

  6. Minister cites fast expansion as scandal touches soya milk

    Posted Oct 04th 2008, 12:00am by Ting Shi

    ... soared since the tainted-milk scandal broke out about a month ago. Bingquan, based in Guangxi, said the recall was a 'precaution'. The expansion of the food industry, and the dairy ...

  7. Untainted Sanyuan Foods finds favour as rivals reel from industry crisis

    Posted Sep 29th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... products had gone much farther into southern provinces, such as Guangxi and Fujian, in the past two weeks in the wake of rising demand for 'good quality dairy products'. ...

  8. Landfill at water source stirs up unrest in Anhui

    Posted Jul 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Jingxi county, Guangxi, overturned 10 vehicles and confronted riot police over drinking water tainted by discharge from an aluminium plant upriver. In Fujian province, the health of tens ...

  9. Wild animal farms await their fate

    Posted Jul 18th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Road, was set up in 1996 to allow farmers from impoverished Guangxi province to sell their produce. It eventually developed into a popular market for wild animals, providing jobs for about 1,000 people from Guangxi. The forestry department acknowledges that wild animals raised on farms are more prone to disease and it is believed to be considering an approach that regulates the industry ...

  10. Alarm sounded over risk of rapid spread of HIV

    Posted Nov 26th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Guangxi, Sichuan, Henan and Guangdong] and are poised to take off in several others,' the report stated. It said the virus has spread throughout China's provinces, autonomous regions ...




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