dragon boat festival

1 mn Shanghai travellers for Dragon holiday

June 11th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, June 11 (IANS) One million people will enter or exit China's Shanghai city by train and road during the three-day Dragon Boat Festival holiday, authorities said.The projected number is ... Read more...

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China to celebrate cultural heritage

June 8th, 2012 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 8 (IANS) China will celebrate its cultural heritage with a series of events across the country, the authorities said.The National Library of China will host 10 lectures on ... Read more...

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Migrant workers’ condition must be improved: Chinese PM

June 15th, 2010 - 10:14 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, June 15 (IANS) Rural workers migrating to cities contribute significantly to the country's economy and deserve better living conditions, Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao has said. The living conditions for migrant workers ... Read more...

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Air China to start regular flights to Taiwan

August 17th, 2009 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Aug 17(ANI): Air China President Cai Jianjiang has said that it will begin regular scheduled flights between the Chinese mainland and Taiwan from Aug 31.Jianjiang said that Taiwan's civil aviation authority ... Read more...

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Interest-rate, inflation fears drive Asian stocks down

June 10th, 2008 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Tokyo, June 10 (DPA) Concerns about higher interest rates and inflation sent Asia-Pacific stocks plunging Tuesday with China seeing the biggest declines, its largest in 16 months. Shares in China's two stock ... Read more...

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Nine drown during China Dragon boat race

June 9th, 2008 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Nanchang (China), June 9 (Xinhua) At least nine people were drowned and two were missing after they fell into a river in China's eastern province of Jiangxi, officials said Monday. The villagers ... Read more...

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John Woo’s ‘Killer’ set for remake in L.A.

November 14th, 2007 - 1:51 am ICT by admin

Posted in Entertainment |