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  1. News - China

    Kunming mayor stays true to his promise and opens microblog account

    Posted May 17th 2013, 10:47am by Patrick Boehler

    ... in the making. Protesters were concerned about the environmental impact of the gas refinery, which was given the go-ahead in March, particularly over its emissions of carcinogenic paraxylene ...

  2. Perfect match

    Posted Jun 18th 2009, 12:00am by Simon Tam

    ... amazing so many sherry styles can be made from only three grapes: palomino, muscatel and Pedro Ximenez. Of course, PX is always a sweet sherry, and has a whopping 300 grams of sugar per litre. The classic way to serve PX is to pour it over vanilla ice cream, but it's also a perfect match with chocolate and coffee. The intense richness of the sherry almost competes with the chocolate ...

  3. Gadget corner

    Posted Nov 29th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... drive, a wireless keyboard and mouse and a Blu-ray Disc player. The Vaio L Series PC is priced at HK$14,980. Moving music German audio specialist Sennheiser's latest mini-headphones, the PX ... A 1.2-metre long, single-phone cable offers generous freedom of movement- even if your MP3 player is in your pocket. Available in black and white, the PX 200-II headphones sell for HK$790. Basic ...

  4. Urban tolling technology crosses Europe's borders

    Posted Mar 05th 2013, 05:51pm by Krystin Chu and Chan Chee Chiu

    ... the local market. Bro-og Tunnelselskapet  (B&T)  www.bro-tunnel.no/default.px?AreaID=32 ...

  5. Get in the right spirit

    Posted Dec 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... years of age, or the very modestly priced Fine Tawny or Late Bottled Vintage wines. Alternatively, try an intensely sweet Pedro Ximenez (PX) sherry such as Noe from Gonzalez Byass, which ...

  6. Seized fake yuan of higher quality than in 2008, police say

    Posted Aug 26th 2010, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... worth a total of 81,000 yuan (HK$92,520), all with PX serial numbers, the Modern Express reported yesterday. Nanjing police warned the public to be alert to 100-yuan notes, saying they must check whether the notes bear serial numbers starting with the letters PX. Police arrested a 31-year-old man from Anhui province who lived in Nanjing, they said. Also detained were his sister, ...

  7. Sinopec plans China's biggest refinery

    Posted Jul 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... capacity and facilities capable of churning out one million tonnes of paraxylene, a chemical used to make polyester. The second phase includes 20 million tonnes of oil refining capacity ...

  8. Protests show rising green concerns

    Posted Jul 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... against plans to built a paraxylene chemical plant in the city. The project was subsequently relocated. Following the Xiamen incident, the 'not in my backyard' mentality sparked similar ...

  9. Uncorked

    Posted Nov 06th 2005, 12:00am by Debra Meiburg

    ... before buying. Darkest of all is Pedro Ximenez, affectionately known as PX, which is a thick, intensely sweet wine suitable only for dessert or blending. Cream sherry is a relatively new invention, developed to satisfy the British sweet tooth. The best is made by adding lashings of PX to oloroso, but less reputable producers rely on a caramel concoction to create a drink that is best ...

  10. All eyes in Xiamen on chemical plant study

    Posted Dec 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the plans to build an 11 billion yuan factory to produce the chemical p-Xylene- dubbed PX by residents- in the suburb of Haicang. The report, whose abridged version can be downloaded from the city ... about the plant. One of the PX plant's investors, the Xianglu Petrochemical Company, also came in for criticism in the report. It said a Xianglu plant started manufacturing without passing ...




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