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  1. News - China - SICHUAN

    Quality of 'Macau-built' structures in Yaan under scrutiny

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 01:10pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Staff Reporters A Sichuan school rebuilt after the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake with funding from the Macau government has sparked quality concerns after tremors from Saturday’s Yaan ... from Yaan. More than 1,000 students in a Beichuan city school were killed after the building they were in crumbled within seconds. Despite being located in an earthquake-prone region- the 2013 ...

  2. News - China - SICHUAN

    Quake relief supplies not reaching rural areas of Yaan

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 03:09pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Food, tents, blankets, medical supplies and bottled water - these are some of the materials in dire shortage in parts of earthquake-ravaged Yaan in Sichuan, and rural dwellers are getting ... the aid is going to the central areas and districts.” Shelter has been the biggest problem. For Yaan, that means a lack of tents for the 17,000 who are now homeless from the quake. He, 42, said ...

  3. News - China - SICHUAN

    Survivors frustrated by lack of help after Sichuan quake

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 11:34pm by Reuters in Lushan

    ... the village on Monday and stopped briefly to apologise for the delay in help. “The secretary mentioned subsidies to rebuild our homes. We hope they do what they say,” Zhang said. View Yaan Earthquake ... Reuters in Lushan Hundreds of survivors of an earthquake that killed more than 200 people in southwest China pushed into traffic on a main road on Monday, waving protest signs, demanding ...

  4. News - China - SICHUAN

    Billionaire Chen Guangbiao hands out cash in earthquake-stricken Lushan

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 05:37pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao ernest.kao@scmp.com Eccentric billionaire philanthropist Chen Guangbiao managed to steal the headlines again after he arrived at earthquake-stricken Lushan county on Saturday to deliver cash donations- into the hands of quake victims. Chen came to the Sichuan province county just hours after the earthquake struck, with “300,000  yuan (HK$377,000) cash stored in a bag”, ...

  5. News - China - SICHUAN

    New births help Sichuan quake victims overcome loss of children

    Posted May 07th 2013, 12:00am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... 8 earthquake that hit Sichuan five years ago. Nothing can erase the memories of your first child, but we have to move on with life Yang once petitioned the government to punish those responsible ... of the science and technology office in Mianzhu's Population and Family Planning Bureau, Wu Dongmei, said the bureau had acted to help such women get pregnant again after the earthquake. "The ...



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