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  1. Heilongjiang in grip of severe drought

    Posted Jun 10th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vivian Wu One of the worst droughts and heatwaves in five decades is drying up rivers and farmland in Heilongjiang, the region long regarded as China's granary and known for its annual ice festival. Heilongjiang Cable Television said the deepest section of the Songhua River in Harbin had dropped to 1.2 metres- too low to allow river traffic- and all but three of 27 ...

  2. Tree branches may have distracted crash driver

    Posted Dec 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... 42, and a 60-year-old woman died after the coach ran into a truck carrying corn near Yushu wile it was heading from Harbin in Heilongjiang to Jilin on Friday. Thirty-seven Hongkongers were ... said the government had sought help from the Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office of the State Council. Choi said Jilin and Heilongjiang authorities attended the scene of the accident. Additional ...

  3. Macabre deaths dismissed as accident

    Posted May 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Sally Wang Sally.wang@scmp.com A district government in Daqing of northeast Heilongjiang province has tried to distance itself from a tragedy in which the operator of an earth mover and the owner of a pig farm were killed in a macabre incident last week. The next day, Heilongjiang Television showed pictures of a man, whose body was up against the loader, crushed at the waist ...

  4. Fatalities at building site rise to nine

    Posted Aug 19th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The death toll from a construction site accident in Harbin rose to nine yesterday. The accident happened at Renhe Century Plaza in the Heilongjiang city late on Saturday night, Xinhua reported. The structure for an underground complex, part of a partially built shopping centre, collapsed suddenly, burying dozens of construction workers and pedestrians. Xinhua said 16 people had ...

  5. News - China

    Briefs, October 2, 2012

    Posted Oct 02nd 2012, 12:00am by WIRE

    ... of the northeastern Heilongjiang province for nine days, though their chances of survival were slim. The six people had been trapped in a pit of Jiayi Coal Mine in Jidong county in the city of Jixi since ...

  6. Suspicion at plans to extract oil from coal

    Posted Jul 26th 2005, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... as a technology transfer fee. The central government has named Heilongjiang, Yunnan and Inner Mongolia as three experimental sites for clean coal industries. Only Heilongjiang has begun the liquefaction ...

  7. Crash report may help families seek payouts

    Posted Jul 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... but also because of the substandard safety management by the airline, which is indirectly owned by Air China. The plane, flying from Harbin, crashed on its approach to Yichun in Heilongjiang ...

  8. News - China - CONSTRUCTION

    Concern after deadly bridge collapses on mainland

    Posted Aug 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Most had been in use for less than 15 years. The latest victims were three people killed on Friday when a 100-metre section of approach ramp snapped a bridge in Harbin , Heilongjiang . The true ...

  9. Hell holes

    Posted Feb 16th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Fengcheng, Jiangxi province February 23, 2004- 37 miners are killed after a gas blast in a sub-standard pit due for closure in Heilongjiang province October 20- The Daping mine in Henan province ...

  10. Blast kills three at Shandong plant

    Posted May 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... but to set off the bombs. The other blasts were in Chengdu; Harbin in Heilongjiang and Baoji in Shaanxi province. ...




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