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  1. Anger at cost of dying casts shadow over Ching Ming

    Posted Apr 06th 2009, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... be more expensive than a house in a prime location, Xinhua reported. Due to a resurgence in traditional burials and limited land supply, prices of cemetery slots have surged over the past decade. ... costs more than 100,000 yuan in a large cemetery, a lot more expensive than housing prices in downtown areas, an investigation by China National Radio found. Xinhua and other state media also ...

  2. Mainland police arrest two over nude celebrity photos

    Posted Mar 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for downloads, the Xinhua report said. Wei allegedly provided links to the chat room at cbbn.bbs, a popular online forum, to canvass interest, according to Xinhua, which quoted the Net supervision police ...

  3. In Brief

    Posted May 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... New regulations target dictionary publishers Dictionary publishing companies will face having their licences suspended if they are found to be engaged in copyright infringement or plagiarism under regulations which came into effect yesterday, Xinhua reported. The State Administration of Press and Publication will carry out a nationwide inspection of the quality of dictionaries ...

  4. Peng Di, veteran foreign correspondent

    Posted Jul 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... been endorsed by party elder Zhou Enlai, who wanted recruits with English language skills who understood America. In Yanan, they joined the Xinhua news agency. With their language skills, ... Verna Yu verna.yu@scmp.com Veteran Xinhua journalist Peng Di, the first China correspondent to open a bureau in Washington after the United States established diplomatic ties with Beijing ...

  5. Answers to the city's questions

    Posted Jun 14th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at. While there's life, there is hope. Paul Chu (Xinhua News Agency): What kind of message do you want to pass to Hong Kong students who are interested in science and cosmology? Professor ...

  6. Breast intentions

    Posted Aug 01st 2006, 12:00am by Kristen Brow

    ... is becoming more popular globally- there was a nine per cent increase in breast surgery in the US last year and the British rates are rising steadily, too. According to Xinhua News Agency, more than ...

  7. Howls of protest force city to ditch ban on dogs

    Posted Aug 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... areas from August 26 were to be confiscated and culled or rehomed in the countryside. Intense public opposition forced officials to back track, state news agency Xinhua reported. However, ... and ridiculous. Xinhua said the Jiangmen government held a cross-departmental meeting on Wednesday morning at which it was decided that the government would revise the ban. The new order also stipulates ...

  8. Hu halts dog cull after reading petitions

    Posted Dec 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Public Security Bureau (PSB), told Xinhua only 180,000 dogs had been registered in the city in 2002. But the official news agency said experts believed there were about 1 million dogs ...

  9. Hu halts dog cull after reading owners' petitions

    Posted Dec 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the Beijing Public Security Bureau (PSB), told Xinhua only 180,000 dogs had been registered in the city in 2002. But the official news agency said experts believed there were about one million dogs ...

  10. Celebrity investor excites Net with elopement news

    Posted May 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... wrote. CDH issued a statement saying that Wang Gongquan was 'taking some time off and that both the venture and private equity fund were operating normally', Xinhua said. In 1991, he ...




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