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  1. Nuclear threat from mountain of spent fuel

    Posted Apr 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Choi Chi-yuk Thousands of tonnes of spent nuclear fuel will pose a severe safety threat on the mainland, one of China's top nuclear scientists has warned. The 21st Century Business Herald quoted Xu Mi, a senior engineer at China National Nuclear Corp ...

  2. Mid-Autumn Festival revellers leave smaller mountain of trash

    Posted Oct 05th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Mid-Autumn Festival revellers left more than 86 tonnes of rubbish at parks, beaches and other Leisure and Cultural Services Department sites, about 2.7 tonnes less than last year. A total of 86.27 tonnes of rubbish were collected from parks and ...

  3. Comin' down the mountain

    Posted Jan 13th 2008, 12:00am by Keane Shum

    ... mountains, rivers and more farms and factories. And people. Spend 31/2 days on trains or in stations in mainland China and it begins to feel like you've rubbed shoulders and shared squat toilets ...

  4. Dragon's son has mountain to climb

    Posted Apr 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Underfunded and underprepared, Chinese sailors aim to put their country on the map. Cameron Dueck reports For a nation that has long hidden behind barriers, China's transparency at the America's Cup is remarkable. It's building is construct ...

  5. 579 days to go

    Posted Jan 07th 2007, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... Prayers for good weather, and luck, will be needed if China is to get Olympic 'holy fire' blazing atop the world's highest mountain. Peter Simpson reports Fans the world ... feat to the world on live TV? Modern mountaineering technology allows climbers to scale hostile environments without the divine shield of providence. But a rather large prayer to the weather ...

  6. In the next issue of STYLE...

    Posted Mar 11th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... We focus on China's top supermodel Du Juan, get some fitness tips from some hip city folk and find out why mountain biking has everyone in a spin. All this and more in Health + Beauty Out April 1 ...

  7. Abstract ideas

    Posted Jun 25th 2006, 12:00am by Jin Peh

    ... premises than residences. Each piece should be assessed individually. In contrast, images of natural scenery like mountains are popular as they denote stability. Having an image of a verdant, gently undulating mountain (as opposed to a sharp, jagged peak or a volcano) behind one's chair in the study confers support for one's endeavours. If there is water in the form ...

  8. Perfect spot to recharge

    Posted Apr 07th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sascha Matuscak Dujiangyan and Qingcheng Mountain are a short trip from Chengdu, either by public transport from the Ximen bus station or in a private car hired through your travel agency or hotel. A tour takes one day, starting with the dam and the town in the morning followed by a trip up the mountain to Jianfu Palace after lunch. Visitors can return via shuttle directly ...

  9. Let's not go through that again

    Posted Mar 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Zhongnanshan Tunnel, the world's second-longest road tunnel which cuts through the middle of the Qinling Mountains in the southern part of China's Shaanxi province. Feeling rather like when ... all the passes and descents along the small roads that wound through the mountain range. We had, after all, already crossed the Gobi Desert and walked down the Yellow River valley, covering ...

  10. News - China - CRIME

    China considered using drone in Myanmar to kill wanted drug lord

    Posted Feb 20th 2013, 12:00am by Ernest Kao

    ... Yuejin, director of the public security ministry's anti-drug bureau, said one of the plans to end the months-long manhunt for drug lord Naw Kham was to strafe a mountain hideout in northeastern Myanmar using unmanned aircraft. Naw Kham was the ringleader of a large drug trafficking outfit based in the Golden Triangle- the mountainous drug-producing region in Southeast Asia ...




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