Urumqi

Type: City
Name: Urumqi
Country: China
Latitude: 43.799999
Longitude: 87.580002
population: 1,508,225
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Facebook’s great hope, India, crosses 100 million users

The leading social networking company in the world must be thrilled as it hits the 100 million user mark in India, the second country to reach this milestone after the US. Apparently analysts say that at this rate, India will in fact outstrip the US and ... [Published ZDNet - 23 hours ago]
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

Urumqi to hold gold investment seminar soon

A gold investment seminar, sponsored by the Xinjiang Mining Industry Association, is about to take place in the city of Urumqi, capital of the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, on April 19, to discuss gold mining opportunities in the Kyrgyz Republic.The ... [Published China Mining - 12 hours ago]
Entities: Urumqi, Mining, Kyrgyzstan
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Cultural hotpot

Russ NeuVAST is the word most people use to describe Xinjiang.One-sixth the size of China and with a population of only 23 million, Xinjiang borders several countries on China’s north-western frontier.From Afghanistan, Tajikistan and Kazakhstan to the ... [Published SG Travellers - 22 hours ago]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

·Sleet Appeared in Urumqi, Urban Minimum TEMP dropping to 1 ℃

A pupil went home under un umbrella in Yujin Garden District, Maliaodi Street in Urumqi.Urumqi, Apr. 14th (Tianshannet) – At around 8:00 pm on April 14th, citizens in Urumqi were surprised to find that it snowed outside. The snowflakes sprinkling down ... [Published Tianshannet - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

XINHUA - China Exclusive: Campaign saves sole of poor big-footed farmer

China Exclusive: Campaign saves sole of poor big-footed farmerContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.URUMQI, April 15 (Xinhua) -- A poor Chinese farmer who has struggled to find shoes for his massive feet is being flooded with offers of footwear after the local ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Xinjiang gold shines in 2013

URUMQI, April 12 (Xinhua) -- Gold production in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region rose by 21 percent last year, the regional gold administration said Saturday.In 2013, Xinjiang's gold output totaled 17.1 tonnes, yielding nearly 4.7 billion ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 2 reports

New railway under construction in Xinjiang

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.URUMQI, April 12 (Xinhua) -- Construction of a new railway in far west China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, which will eventually link the area with Kazakstan, got underway on Friday.The 308 km railway from Karamay to ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

MH370 and violence in China

by Patrick CooperAT 2.40am on March 8, Subang Air Traffic Control outside Kuala Lumpur loses contact with Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370. A week earlier, nearly 2500km away, in the Chinese city of Kunming, 29 passengers at the railway station are murdered ... [Published Gisborne Herald - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Xinhua Insight: Baby hatches continue to highlight welfare concerns

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.by Xinhua writers Cao Bin and Yu TaoURUMQI, April 11 (Xinhua) -- A baby hatch will come into service in China's farwest Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region on June 1, reinforcing the country's determination in protecting the ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

News in Brief: Thursday April 10

Bookings for  Qantas' codeshare with  China Southern  have gone live today with travel available from May 1.Qantas will codeshare on direct services from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth to Guangzhou in a deal signed last December."Qantas passengers ... [Published Travel Weekly Australia - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 2 reports

Weather forecast for major Chinese cities, regions -- April 10

BEIJING, April 10 (Xinhua) -- Weather forecast for 20 major Chinese cities and regions (20:00 April 9 - 20:00 April 10, Beijing Time, temperatures in Celsius):Min. Max. Condition Wind scaleBeijing 11 18 overcast 3 Harbin -1 17 clear 3 Tianjin 13 19 cloudy/overcast ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

·Xinjiang special force receive live-fire training

Special police receive live-fire training in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region on April 7, 2014. The Ministry of Public Security last Thursday launched a three-month program to train grassroots policemen who patrol streets and handle emergencies ... [Published Tianshannet - Apr 09 2014]

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"We want to draw attention to issues like environmental impact, the preservation of ancient architecture and resource conservation. The point is not to evaluate the past, but to illuminate the future" Liu said
"Since I was 18, I have been unable to buy suitable shoes" said the 41-year-old. In the past 20-odd years, he has only foun
"When other villagers go to towns and cities for work in the slack season, I am trapped at home because I do not have shoes" said Huduyum Berdi, who is 185 cm tall

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Asia invests in infrastructure projects despite... [Published Russia Today - Apr 15 2014]
Appraisal seeks representative architectures [Published CHINAdaily - Apr 15 2014]
XINHUA - China Exclusive: Campaign saves sole o... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 15 2014]
China Exclusive: Campaign saves sole of poor bi... [Published Individual.com - Apr 15 2014]
Flavours lost in translation? [Published SoShiok - Apr 14 2014]
New railway under construction in Xinjiang [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 12 2014]
XINHUA - New railway under construction in Xinj... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 12 2014]
Xinjiang gold shines in 2013 [Published Xinhua News Agency - Apr 12 2014]
MH370 and violence in China [Published Gisborne Herald - Apr 12 2014]
Uyghur Executed Over 2009 Riots ‘An Innocent Vi... [Published Radio Free Asia - Apr 12 2014]
Xinhua Insight: Baby hatches continue to highli... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Apr 11 2014]
Xinhua Insight: Baby hatches continue to highli... [Published Individual.com - Apr 11 2014]
China Improves ATM With Help From Partners [Published Aviation International News - Apr 10 2014]
Weather forecast for major Chinese cities, regi... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Apr 10 2014]
News in Brief: Thursday April 10 [Published Travel Weekly Australia - Apr 10 2014]
Qantas boosts Asian network with China Southern... [Published Travel Daily Media - Apr 10 2014]
ABREU ADVOGADOS AND DEHENG FORMALISE PORTUGUESE... [Published Abreu Advogados - Apr 10 2014]
·Xinjiang special force receive live-fire training [Published Tianshannet - Apr 09 2014]
China's Hanification of Xinjiang is Failing [Published Iviews - Apr 09 2014]
Preparatory Rally Held for the 4th China-Eurasi... [Published Tianshannet - Apr 09 2014]
Weather forecast for major Chinese cities, regi... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Apr 09 2014]
Daughter of Jailed Academic Says China Deaf to ... [Published Radio Free Asia - Apr 09 2014]
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China: Melting snow causes 700 in disaster in X... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 22 2014]
Source: XinhuaCountry: China URUMQI, March 22 (Xinhua) -- Melting snow in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region has brought misery to over 700 people, according to government authorities on Saturday. Since early March, floods, landslides ...
Afghanistan: as China forges new alliances, a n... [Published Comment is free | guardian.co.uk - Mar 18 2014]
A common interest in central Asia over Uighur and Taliban militancy is bringing together Beijing and the United States As the disappearance of flight MH370 dominated the headlines across China, a party of senior US officials and AfPak experts arrived ...
China detains Uighur AIDS activist amid crackdown [Published The Malaysian Insider - Mar 10 2014]
China has arrested a Uighur AIDS activist for endangering national security, a health advocacy group said, in the latest sign of the government's crackdown in the troubled far western region of Xinjiang, home to the largely Muslim Uighur people.Akbar ...
Ethnic Tension Spreads in China [Published Foreign Policy BlogsForeign Policy Blogs | The ... - Mar 03 2014]
Armed paramilitary policemen patrol near the Kunming Railway Station Sunday. Pic: AP In what local authorities are calling “an organized, premeditated violent terrorist attack,” 10 assailants dressed in black and wielding long knives stormed the train ...
Separatists behind bloody machete terrorist att... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Mar 02 2014]
Authorities on Sunday blamed a slashing rampage that killed 29 people and wounded 143 at a train station in southern China on separatists from the country’s far west, while local residents said government crackdowns had taken their toll on the alleged ...
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