Nine villagers died after being struck by a cargo train yesterday morning as they walked along a railway bridge near the port city of Qinhuangdao , Hebei province, Xinhua reported.Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 10:58pm
The country's top environmental watchdog orders two high-speed rail projects to be halted, citing a lack of necessary green approval.19 May 2011 - 12:00am
Coal inventory at the nation's largest coal port has surged more than 50 per cent in just over two months while spot market coal price fell some 10 per cent, but market watchers were divided as to whether tight supply will see a fundamental shift.27 Sep 2008 - 12:00am
Few sportspeople rival ping pong diplomat Xi Enting in terms of career highlights.
Not only is the 62-year-old a two-time world champion, a former national coach and mentor to a stable of table tennis stars, he was also part of the Chinese team that played the US squad in a series of matches in 1971 that marked a turning point in the two countries' relations.30 Jul 2008 - 12:00am
Kerry Properties, whose mainland real estate projects range from Beijing to Manzhouli in Inner Mongolia, plans to invest 3.5 billion yuan to develop a mixed-use project in Qinhuangdao, Hebei province.4 May 2007 - 12:00am
Three sports will be held outside the capital - sailing in Qingdao, soccer preliminaries in Tianjin,Shanghai, Shenyang and Qinhuangdao and equestrian in Hong Kong.8 Aug 2006 - 12:00am
Ningbo port in Zhejiang province handled 76.3 million tonnes of cargo last year, the Economic Information Daily reported. Ningbo is now China's third-largest port in terms of cargo handling. Qinhuangdao in Hebei is second and Shanghai first.29 Jan 1997 - 12:00am
A SO-CALLED 'three nots' policy of coal industry regulations imposed at the start of the year led to a fourth 'not' for H share Shanghai Haixing Shipping - not a lot of profit for the first six months.29 Aug 1995 - 12:00am
QINHUANGDAO, a coastal city in Hebei province, will see the construction of a 16-storey commercial building in the city centre, worth 277 million yuan (about HK$249 million).
The money will be raised by two Singapore and Chinese companies, according to Xinhua (the New China News Agency).26 Oct 1994 - 12:00am
SHOUGANG Concord and parent Shougang Hong Kong are negotiating for the acquisition of a controlling interest in a steel-plate manufacturing plant in Qinhuangdao.
But the company said no agreement had yet been concluded.26 Mar 1994 - 12:00am
PATRIARCH Deng Xiaoping is healthy enough to watch movies, but not so fit that he can observe his annual summer ritual of going to the seaside resort of Beidaihe to swim and attend informal policy-making sessions.4 Aug 1993 - 12:00am