Two suspects and nearly 11 tonnes of fake baby formula made with starch and sucrose were seized from a warehouse-turned-factory in Shenyang, Liaoning province, on Monday in the latest milk powder scandal on the mainland.Thursday, 3 March, 2011, 12:00am
About 25 per cent, or 7,500, of the bridges in Anhui province are in danger of collapse and need to be either repaired or rebuilt, according to a province-wide survey.25 Aug 2009 - 12:00am
A well-connected Anhui bank manager was detained this month in connection with a 200 million yuan (HK$228 million) fraud.
Starting last year, Li Qun, a sub-branch manager for the Agricultural Bank of China in Fuyang , allegedly borrowed from around 100 lenders at an interest rate of between 25 and 30 per cent, the Anhui Market News reported yesterday.19 May 2009 - 12:00am
People now may report corruption by e-mail and fax, and Beijing has strengthened its protection of informers as the public continues to fear retaliation if officials get into trouble as a result of a tip-off.
The Supreme People's Procuratorate had announced a revised regulation on Monday to encourage tip-offs, Xinhua reported yesterday.6 May 2009 - 12:00am
A regulation detailing detention and fines for senders of lewd mobile phone text messages was implemented yesterday in Fuyang , Anhui province , amid criticism from the public.2 Dec 2008 - 12:00am
State media has praised a doctor in Fuyang , Anhui province , for alerting experts about the outbreak of the deadly hand, foot and mouth disease when her colleagues insisted the cases were just colds or flu.10 May 2008 - 12:00am
Amid media claims of a cover-up about a virus that has killed 20 children in a month, authorities in Fuyang , Anhui province , have ordered kindergartens to close in a belated attempt to contain the spread of the disease.30 Apr 2008 - 12:00am
Virus kills 19 children28 Apr 2008 - 12:00am
Air force fighter crashed on landing, pilot's fate unclear27 Nov 2007 - 12:00am
State urges out-of-court settlement of former cadre's libel suit over book about exploited farmers
The government is stepping up pressure on the publisher of a banned book exposing the dark side of rural life in China to settle a libel lawsuit with a former official named in the publication.6 May 2006 - 12:00am