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  1. Hopes low for any Bohai payout

    Posted Jul 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... an assessment of ecological damages was complete. Xia Jun, a lawyer familiar with marine pollution cases, said it remained to be seen if the marine environmental watchdog or other government agencies ... was also in doubt after its apparent attempts to put all the blame on ConocoPhillips while exonerating CNOOC, a state-owned offshore oil monopoly. Xia expressed concerns that the SOA might lack ...

  2. Help urged for fishermen affected by oil spill

    Posted Aug 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... began proceedings to take ConocoPhillips China to court. The State Oceanic Administration announced that it was hiring several law firms to handle the suit. Xia Jun, the lawyer who drafted ... for their rights.' Xia had suggested to farmers that they could sue the ministry directly if they did not receive appropriate assistance. 'A number of the fishermen were quite interested ...

  3. Rail-crash relatives are resigned to the outcome

    Posted Jul 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the accident. Wenzhou's city government had said he would be given rewards of hundreds of yuan for his selfless action, but he had yet to see any money. Liu Xia, who has been running a Sichuanese ...

  4. Millions raised but we haven't seen a penny, say storm victims

    Posted Aug 17th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The township is out of commission, with no power, no food and no water supplies,' Shacheng fisherman Xia Mingyang said. 'People are homeless and are sleeping in the open as they cry for their missing relatives. My heart is broken. 'People even had to find 3,000 yuan to pay to cremate their relatives. If not, no one would take care of the bodies.' Mr Xia said officials had ...

  5. CCTV under fire over jolly report on Anhui flood victims

    Posted Jul 21st 2007, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao State television has come under fire for its flood coverage, with an anchorwoman accused of trying to whitewash the dire plight of those affected by the disaster. In an internet posting, China Central Television anchorwoman Hai Xia said last week that villagers who were evacuated in Anhui after one of the worst deluges on the Huai River were in a holiday mood. ...

  6. A tragedy that was waiting to happen

    Posted Nov 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... yuan (HK$12.50 billion) a year- a meagre 1.3 per cent of government spending on education- and Gao Xia, director of Sunglory Education Research Institute, said about 70 per cent of that went ...

  7. Dam release raises Yangtze water level

    Posted May 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... disaster so far,' he said. 'The only way to improve our ability to fight floods or droughts is to enlarge the total volume of reservoirs.' Xia Qing, an environmentalist involved ...

  8. River bank collapse a threat

    Posted Mar 31st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lillian Yang Parts of the river bank near a dam on the Yangtze River in Hunan province are collapsing, threatening residents in the coming flood season, a local newspaper has reported. The damage was most severe in several areas in Yueyang, the Xiaoxiang Morning Post said. Local officials could not be reached for comment. A portion of the bank of the Xia-jing River, a tributary ...

  9. Veil lifted on natural disaster death tolls

    Posted Sep 13th 2005, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... It is not known if the pace of drafting will be accelerated after the appointment of Xia Yong, a law expert, as director of the National Administration for the Protection of State Secrets. Human rights ...

  10. 29 killed in Hunan bridge collapse

    Posted Aug 15th 2007, 12:00am by Ting Shi

    ... with Hunan party chief Zhang Chunxian and governor Zhou Qiang. Police had detained Xia Youjia, construction manager of the bridge project, and Jiang Ping , the project supervisor, Xinhua said. All ...




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