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China issues emergency response to Shanxi flood

China issues emergency response to Shanxi flood

The Chinese government initiated a level four emergency plan on Monday in response to torrential rains and flooding in northern China’s Shanxi province. The National Commission for Disaster Reduction and…

China’s largest inland saltwater lake keeps expanding

China’s largest inland saltwater lake keeps expanding

The surface area of China’s largest inland saltwater lake has been expanding for eight years, according to the latest remote sensing survey. The Qinghai Lake in northwest China’s Qinghai province…

China seeks release of ships detained by Russia

China seeks release of ships detained by Russia

China is currently negotiating with Russia to arrange the release of two detained Chinese fishing vessels and their crew. The Foreign Ministry says China hopes the two sides can solve…

Xinjiang railway service suspended due to flood

Train services on parts of the Southern Xinjiang Railway in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region was suspended on Saturday morning due to flood, local authorities said. The flood water…

Lhasa invests more in education over last 5 years

Lhasa invests more in education over last 5 years

Financial authorities in Lhasa, capital of southwest China’s Tibet autonomous region, said Friday that the city’s investment in education increased by an average 18.5 percent annually over the past five…

Mainland, Taiwan jointly bust fraud rings, detaining 253 suspects

Mainland, Taiwan jointly bust fraud rings, detaining 253 suspects

A total of 253 suspects were taken into custody by Chinese mainland and Taiwan police in a latest joint raid against phone fraud rings, said the Ministry of Public Security…

Tibet strengthens protection and support for traditional Tibetan opera

Tibet strengthens protection and support for traditional Tibetan opera

With the support of the local government and the renovation to the traditional Tibetan opera, the folk opera troupe of Nyangrain village has won applause after concluding their performances held…

Downpour bypasses Beijing, hits neighboring city of Tianjin

Downpour bypasses Beijing, hits neighboring city of Tianjin

A much expected downpour bypassed Beijing Wednesday but battered the neighboring city of Tianjin, flooding many downtown streets and vehicles. As of 11 a.m. Thursday, the maximum precipitation had exceeded…

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