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  1. Business - Commodities - RESOURCES

    Yunnan miner tries its luck in Myanmar

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng eric.mpng@scmp.com China Polymetallic looks to acquire mining assets in neighbouring country but concerns grow over legal, political and security risks Yunnan miner tries its luck in Myanmar China Polymetallic Mining, the biggest lead and zinc resource holder in Yunnan province, is exploring opportunities to acquire resources in neighbouring Myanmar. Earlier this year, ...

  2. News - China

    18 children buried as landslide hits school

    Posted Oct 05th 2012, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau in Guangzhou mimi.lau@scmp.com Nine pupils died and farmer is among 10 missing after buildings are crushed 18 children buried as landslide hits school Eighteen schoolchildren and a farmer were buried in a landslide in Yunnan province yesterday. By last night, rescuers had pulled the bodies of nine victims from debris after a hillside collapsed on the Youfang primary school ...

  3. News - China - DISASTER

    16 dead as landslide buries China school, thousands help in rescue

    Posted Oct 04th 2012, 01:03pm by Agence France-Presse in Beijing

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing Sixteen Chinese children were confirmed dead Thursday after a landslide engulfed their school as they made up classes lost due to deadly earthquakes last month, state media said. Three others were missing after the landslide buried the school and three farmhouses at Zhenhe village in the mountainous southwestern province of Yunnan, Xinhua news ...

  4. News - China

    Former Yunnan party chief, Shanxi pair, latest to be probed for graft

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 03:35am by Alice Yan

    ... Alice Yan ting.yan@scmp.com Two more cadres from troubled Shanxi party also face corruption investigations Graft probe snares ex-Yunnan party chief A former party chief of Yunnan province ... Inspection said Bai Enpei, 68, Yunnan party secretary from 2001 to 2011, was suspected of "having seriously violated discipline and law", a term that usually refers to graft. Before ...

  5. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Online purveyor of Xinjiang treat helps earthquake victims in Yunnan

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 04:49am by WU NAN

    ... Wu Nan nan.wu@scmp.com The Xinjiang treat known as cut cake is available online, and a young man used this lucrative business to help earthquake victims in Yunnan Charity-business mix ... of the traditional Xinjiang candy (qie gao) to Ludian county, Yunnan province, after an earthquake in August. His family wanted Ture, a senior student in mechanical engineering, to be a public servant in his ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Destination: Shaxi, Yunnan

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 11:31pm by CHRIS BARCLAY

    ... Born anew There are a few areas in Yunnan province that call themselves "the real Shangri-la" in an attempt to lure Western tourists. But the place that is perhaps most like James ... of northwest Yunnan whose welcoming Bai people, like those in Hilton's Lost Horizon, work verdant fields until the end of their long lives. Surrounded by mountains halfway between the tourist ...

  7. Lifestyle - Food & Wine

    Just what exactly is Yunnan cuisine?

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 04:49pm by Annabel Jackson

    ... Challenge, contestants were asked to name a province in China beginning with "Y". They were unable to answer the question. For foodie travellers familiar with Yunnan, the country's ... is distinctive about Yunnan is not only its extremely varied topography and climate, but also its demographics. Of the country's 55 classified ethnic minorities, 51 can be found in Yunnan, and some ...

  8. News - China

    Patient violence sparks one-day walkout by hospital staff in Yunnan

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 01:19pm

    ... Kathy Gao kathy.gao@scmp.com Action triggered by family members holding and berating manager for more than an hour More than 100 medical staff in China’s Yunnan province went on strike ... were on strike. The Yunnan incident occurred at time when local health authorities in Beijing have initiated a research project on legal protection of medical workers, Beijing News reported ...

  9. News - China - EARTHQUAKE

    The day that time stood still: hundreds die in Yunnan quake despite warnings

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 09:33pm by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau mimi.lau@scmp.com Many died as shoddy homes crumbled despite warnings that a major earthquake was possible along a fault line in Yunnan province The day that time stood still In a way, time stopped at about 4.30pm on August 3 for Cao Zhengxian. Just before that, the Zhaotong fault deep below Ludian county in the Wumeng mountains in Yunnan province slipped, unleashing ...

  10. News - China - NATURAL DISASTER

    Yunnan hit by another earthquake

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 05:36am by Andrea Chen

    ... Andrea Chen andrea.chen@scmp.com Yunnan hit by another earthquake Yunnan province was struck by another earthquake on Sunday morning, leaving more than a dozen people injured. The quake ... Fei, from the Yunnan provincial earthquake administration, told China News Service. People living in the area said they felt a strong short jolt when the quake hit and that they ran immediately ...




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