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  1. Storm weakens as it hits Shenzhen

    Posted Jul 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... metre surface section collapsed during the downpour, according to a Dayoo.com report. By yesterday afternoon, it was unknown if he had been saved. In Huizhou city, some 200,000 people were ...

  2. Full of contrasts, Anhui has rich cultural heritage and history of peasant uprisings

    Posted May 28th 2008, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... and a local reporter said he had been to the mountains nearly 100 times and had only seen the natural wonder once. The southern part of the province, the cradle of the Huizhou culture, is also home to numerous well- preserved ancient towns, including the Jixi county ancestral home of President Hu Jintao . Huizhou culture is an offshoot of Confucian culture that still dominates much ...

  3. At least 27 killed by huge flood in Guangxi

    Posted Jun 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... it said. In Guangdong province, one person was killed and five were still missing after a massive downpour in the city of Huizhou, which affected 150,000 people, with 700 still awaiting evacuation. ...

  4. Floods wreak havoc in Guangdong factories

    Posted Jun 18th 2008, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... 'Copper is worth a lot.' Hong Kong Chamber of Small and Medium Business president Dennis Ng Wang-pun said the downpours were so ferocious in eastern parts of Guangdong such as Huizhou ...

  5. Inquest on typhoon measures in cities

    Posted Sep 05th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Guangdong's ability to deal with disasters questioned as death toll rises Guangdong's ability to deal with natural disasters came under scrutiny from the official media yesterday as the death toll from Typhoon Dujuan climbed to 38 with about 1,000 people injured. By late yesterday, the fatalities included 20 people in Shenzhen, nine in Huizhou, two in Guangzhou, one in Shantou, ...

  6. Drought agency issues emergency call for the south

    Posted Nov 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... will face huge pressure,' he was quoted as saying. In Huizhou, Guangdong, the government had mobilised people to reopen abandoned wells, the Yangcheng Evening News reported. More than 1,000 ...

  7. Delta braces for further flooding

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

    ... in condolence payments but he was not sure if further compensation would be forthcoming. In central Huizhou, 80km north of Shenzhen, the water level had risen to as high as 1.5 metres, according ...

  8. Delta victims just want to go home

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

    ... of the mountain because no one had imagined such a disaster could happen. This week's rains had been the worst in five decades, an official said. In central Huizhou, 80km north of Shenzhen, waters ...

  9. Farm weathers the drought

    Posted Oct 29th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Guangdong were affected, the current drought is more widespread and finding enough drinking water is a problem in Zhuhai, Huizhou and certain areas in Shantou, Qingyuan and Shaoguan. Water flows ...

  10. Nasa gives clear picture of smog from Guangdong

    Posted Mar 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and factories in Dongguan and Huizhou, and moved into the centre of the delta under easterly winds. Professor Lau said rezoning land use was the key to tackling regional air pollution. 'It ...




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