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  1. Fire engulfs unfinished high-rise

    Posted Oct 10th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Woods Lee Fire yesterday swept through part of an unfinished 28-storey residential complex in Harbin, Heilongjiang, belching dense smoke but causing no casualties. The blaze, which broke ... Heilongjiang's fire department said. The official said the fire did not seriously disrupt the neighbourhood, and there were no evacuations of the surrounding area, even though the building is in a busy ...

  2. One-Claus town

    Posted Dec 21st 2010, 12:00am by David Eimer

    ... ideal for a holiday. But if its tourist officials get their way, there will soon be an influx of visitors to this isolated town in Heilongjiang province during the bitter winter months. ... was one of a group of tourists from Guiyang visiting Mohe last month. Arriving by train from Heilongjiang's capital Harbin, they had spent part of their journey trying on unfamiliarly heavy ...

  3. Mine bosses get a taste of reality

    Posted Aug 04th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... down [into the pit] if you are not afraid of death,' Lu said. Two managers who might become the only survivors of a mining accident in Heilongjiang on Saturday were reportedly barely ... of the Heilongjiang mine were not with their workers, but at a higher and safer location, just beside the pit's elevator. Commentators say it was more than a coincidence that the two managers were ...

  4. 21 coal mine workers die in gas blast

    Posted Feb 24th 2004, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... A gas blast in a coal mine in Heilongjiang province early yesterday killed 21 miners and left 16 missing, adding to the mainland's appalling record on fatal mine accidents. Hopes of finding any survivors from the explosion were slim, the State Administration for Work Safety said on its website. Three major mine accidents have occurred on the mainland this month, killing ...

  5. Payout for mustard gas victims

    Posted Dec 31st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Irene Wang Victims of Japanese chemical weapons abandoned in Qiqihar, Heilongjiang, yesterday accepted a compensation package from the Japanese government. The victims and their families attended a meeting with officials from the city, province and Ministry of Foreign Affairs. No Japanese officials were present. On August 4, a toxic gas leak killed one person and injured 43 others ...

  6. Chemical weapons row needs speedy resolution

    Posted Oct 20th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... discarded munitions in Heilongjiang province. The legitimacy of its legal position aside, the Japanese stance is highly immoral. All the victims were not even born during the war. But they have been ... five decayed drums of mustard gas at a construction site in Qiqihar, Heilongjiang. These victims deserve to be compensated for the physical injuries and mental strain they and their families ...

  7. Chemical spill sparks battle for bottled water

    Posted Jul 30th 2010, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... the capital of Heilongjiang province, scrambled to stock up on bottled water because of rumours that a suspension of the water supply was imminent as a result of the spill, Xinhua and local media ... spill. If all the polluting plants had been closed, as the government promised, why are we seeing another spill now?' Ma asked. Authorities in Heilongjiang remain on high alert. ...

  8. 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 ...

  9. Watchdog hits out at mine collusion

    Posted Jun 17th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The officials either had a direct stake in the mines or had accepted bribes to ignore their dangerous conditions, the report said. Mr Li also singled out a mine in Heilongjiang's Qitaihe city which ... supervision bureau and his brother was a deputy general manager of the company which owned the mine. Mr Li said these problems were not restricted to Hunan and Heilongjiang. 'Similar problems ...

  10. Record payout over airport crash

    Posted Aug 31st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The relatives of a family of three who were killed in last Tuesday's plane crash in Heilongjiang province have received insurance payouts totalling 4.6 million yuan (HK$5.25 million), thought to be a record disbursement in respect of air disaster victims on the mainland. The three were among 42 passengers killed in the crash. Three million yuan was paid out in respect ...




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