Kunming

Type: City
Name: Kunming
Country: China
Latitude: 25.049999
Longitude: 102.699997
population: 1,023,674
First reported 52 mins ago - Updated 52 mins ago - 1 reports

Lucky Air starts new route to Koh Samui

Lucky Air began thrice-weekly flights between Kunming and Koh Samui in Thailand on 12 August. Those attending the launch celebrations included the leader of Thailand’s Tourist Administration, the VP of Lucky Air Mr Zhang Guoping, Mrs Xie from the Civil ... [Published Anna.aero - 52 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Chinese Railway Official Gets Death Sentence On Corruption Charges

A former Chinese railway official being tried on corruption charges was handed a death sentence by a Beijing court on Wednesday. Wen Qingliang was sacked as head of the rail bureau in the southwestern city of Kunming in 2011 due to disciplinary issues, ... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

A ton of live fish clog expressway after accident

2014-08-20 15:51 Ecns.cnWeb Editor:Yao LanA lorry loaded with live fish weighing over one ton turns over after one of its tires blows up on the Hukun (Shanghai to Kunming) Expressway on August 19, 2014, causing all fish to jump onto the road. [Photo/ ... [Published Ecns.cn - 2 hours ago]
Entities: Short Ton, Kunming
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

Former Kunming railway official given death penalty with reprieve

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.BEIJING, Aug. 20 (Xinhua) -- A former railway official in south China's Kunming City was sentenced to death with a two-year reprieve over corruption charges in Beijing on Wednesday.Wen Qingliang was removed from his post ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 4 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Train tickets for Mid-autumn's holiday released on Monday

CHONGQING (CQNEWS) -- The Railway Department announced on Monday that train tickets for the Mid-autumn Festival holiday have now been issued for sale. Tickets to Xi'an, Wuhan and Guiyang are in high demand.The holiday takes place from 6th to 8th September. ... [Published Chongqing News Net - 7 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Chinese mall operator to lure shoppers with theme parks

DALIAN, China -- Commercial real estate developer Dalian Wanda Group plans to open theme parks aimed at children, looking to cultivate China's 220-million-strong juvenile market while drawing shoppers to its malls.The parks, to be called Wanda Kids Place, ... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - 9 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Taiwan Famous Products Expo to kick off on Aug. 21

Picture shows the distribution of different themed exhibition areas of the forthcoming Taiwan Famous Products Expo. [Providing to InKunming ]Picture shows the distribution of different themed exhibition areas of the forthcoming Taiwan Famous Products ... [Published Kunming - 22 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Science park leading the way to cleaner water

Kunming Aquatic Science Park, China's first water science and technology park in Southwest China's Yunnan province, is aiming to provide solutions for water pollution problems in the province and the rest of the country."Water shortage has occurred in ... [Published CHINAdaily - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Could a 'terror camera' prevent an attack? Device scans crowds for would-be bombers by pinpointing people who seem stressed

| Updated: 09:06 EST, 18 August 2014You might want to keep your fear of flying in check next time you're at an airport.A new camera being developing in China aims to highlight highly-anxious people in the hopes of catching suicide bombers.The device ... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Kunming speeds up natural gas replacement project

[ InKunming -- Kunming ]   Up to 20:00 on August 17, altogether 2,199 households of 4 housing estates in Kunming have been able to use natural gas after replacement. Households who haven’t replaced natural gas can dial 96107 to appoint time with service ... [Published Kunming - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

5.0 quake rocks Yunnan, six injured

KUNMING: At least six people were injured after an earthquake measu­ring 5.0 on the Richter scale jolted Yongshan county in Yunnan province at 6.07am (local time) yesterday, local authorities said.The epicentre, with a depth of 7km, was in Wuji township, ... [Published thestar.com.my - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

XINHUA - 4th LD-Writethru: 20 injured in SW China earthquake

4th LD-Writethru: 20 injured in SW China earthquakeContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.KUNMING, Aug. 17 (Xinhua) -- Twenty people were injured after an earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale jolted Yongshan County in southwest China's Yunnan Province ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Aug 18 2014]

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"This would have been his final sad act to his family and to the world: 'find this one'."
Gao Zhenting, a counselor on international economic affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said, "Whether a country opens a consulate in Xi'an or not depends on its particular needs, and time will be required for matters to go through diplomatic procedures."
"Urbanisation could help shrink the urban-rural divide, develop the economy and improve the living standard of less developed places" he said

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Chinese Railway Official Gets Death Sentence On... [Published Atlanta Journal And Constitution - 1 hour ago]
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Former Kunming railway official given death pen... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 4 hours ago]
Former Kunming railway official given death pen... [Published Xinhua News Agency - 5 hours ago]
WB Advises Integrated Early Childhood Developme... [Published China Development Gateway - 6 hours ago]
Train tickets for Mid-autumn's holiday released... [Published Chongqing News Net - 7 hours ago]
World Bank Advises Moving toward Integrated Ear... [Published Thailand News and Press Releases - 8 hours ago]
Chinese mall operator to lure shoppers with the... [Published Nikkei Asian Review - 9 hours ago]
Xi'an planning to attract more Silk Road diplomats [Published CHINAdaily - 10 hours ago]
Taiwan Famous Products Expo to kick off on Aug. 21 [Published Kunming - 22 hours ago]
Holley Group Co Ltd to issue RMB 800 mln 3-yr n... [Published China Knowledge Online - Aug 19 2014]
Environmental auditing report for Kunming Kongg... [Published World Bank - Aug 19 2014]
Environment audit report for Kunming Dongjiao m... [Published World Bank - Aug 19 2014]
Environmental audit report for Kunming XiShan m... [Published World Bank - Aug 19 2014]
China to fight terror with ‘dozens’ of new cities [Published Telegraph - Aug 19 2014]
The Balancing Act: Myanmar Between China and th... [Published Shangai Institutes For International Studies - Aug 19 2014]
Science park leading the way to cleaner water [Published CHINAdaily - Aug 19 2014]
Could a 'terror camera' prevent an attack? Devi... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 18 2014]
Kunming speeds up natural gas replacement project [Published Kunming - Aug 18 2014]
Beachfront meetings in Danang [Published CEI Asia Pacific - Aug 18 2014]
The World in Pictures: Crazy, crazier, craziest [Published Emirates247 - Aug 18 2014]
China: 20 injured in SW China earthquake [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 18 2014]
5.0 quake rocks Yunnan, six injured [Published thestar.com.my - Aug 18 2014]
XINHUA - 4th LD-Writethru: 20 injured in SW Chi... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Aug 18 2014]
Building silk roads for the 21st century [Published Business Spectator - Aug 18 2014]
20 injured in SW China earthquake [Published Xinhua News Agency - Aug 17 2014]
Swap the sovereignty for development? [Published Eleven Myanmar - Aug 17 2014]
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China: 20 injured in SW China earthquake [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 18 2014]
Source: XinhuaCountry: China KUNMING, Aug. 17 (Xinhua) -- Twenty people were injured after an earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale jolted Yongshan County in southwest China's Yunnan Province at 6:07 a.m. on Sunday, local authorities said. Nine ...
Chinese Media: Is the Islamic State Targeting U... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 15 2014]
Chinese media is in a state of chaos after an Islamic State threat against China made its way into Phoenix Weekly, a Hong Kong-based publication, Foreign Policy reports. The Phoenix Weekly article translates a July 4 speech from Arabic to Chinese ...
China: Cash donations to quake-battered Yunnan ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 15 2014]
Source: XinhuaCountry: China KUNMING, Aug. 12 (Xinhua) -- Southwest China's Yunnan Province has received more than 538 million yuan (87 million U.S. dollars) in cash donations as of Tuesday, nine days after a 6.5-Magnitude earthquake shook the province's ...
Vietnam and China: Through a border darkly [Published The Economist - Asia - Aug 14 2014]
LORRIES kick up dust in Tang Loong, around 17 miles (28 kilometres) from Vietnam’s border with China, as they rumble into a steel-production plant. The $340m facility is near an outdoor market and a main street where wares are advertised in both Vietnamese ...
China: 11 N.Korean Defectors Caught Near China-... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 13 2014]
Source: Chosun IlboCountry: China, Democratic People's Republic of Korea Eleven North Korean defectors were arrested by Chinese border guards in the Chinese province of Yunnan on the border with Laos, an official here said Thursday. The official said ...
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Tibetans’ Surprising Inheritance [Published Slate Magazine - Jul 02 2014]
China bloggers bristle over media coverage of K... [Published Reuters Video: Business - Mar 05 2014]
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