Urumqi

Type: City
Name: Urumqi
Country: China
Latitude: 43.799999
Longitude: 87.580002
population: 1,508,225
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

China Anti-Terror Advice: "Fight Back" or "Run Away"

Chinese citizens confronted by knife-wielding attackers should "quickly run away", authorities have advised in an updated anti-terrorism handbook.But those made of sterner stuff, it suggests in a section entitled "Do one's best to fight back", can "get ... [Published Naharnet - 9 hours ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Chinas Domestic Insurgency

By Raffaello Pantucci , Senior Research Fellow Five years on from the most lethal rioting seen in China for decades, Beijing has still not managed to refine its strategy towards Xinjiang. Problems in the province increasingly resemble a domestic insurgency ... [Published RUSI - 4 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Xinjiang 'safe for tourists'

Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region is a safe destination for tourists, an official from the region's tourism administration said at a promotional conference in Guangzhou on Tuesday."None of the violent terrorist attacks in Xinjiang in recent years happened ... [Published CHINAdaily - 5 hours ago]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated 13 hours ago - 1 reports

Counter-terrorism handbook: watch out for strange behavior

BEIJING, July 22 (Xinhua) -- Strange sounds, odd smells, garbage out of the ordinary - these are among signs Chinese citizens should watch out for in the country's fight against terrorism.The National Anti-Terrorism Leading Group Office on Tuesday updated ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

RARE BUSES * China

* China - Buses with grass keep passengers cool  Urumqui,Chian - cctvnews, by GI Korea -21 July 2014: -- A bus with artificial grass is on the road in Urumqi in China to keep passengers cool as temps hit 30° C ... ... [Published Buses World News - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Spectacular trains through world’s landscapes

PUT down your smart phones, and look out the windows — sometimes the best part of a journey is the journey itself.After an 11-day, six-country rail route was launched this month by the Shanghai Railway Bureau, travelers are increasingly enthusiastic about ... [Published Shanghai Daily - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

New freight train from China through 5 countries in Central Asia

Early morning, July, 16th, the first “Made in Chengdu”-freight train honks the horn and departs from the Chengdu Railway Station to Central Asia. The freight is due to arrive in 5 countries of Central Asia in 9 days.According to Van Bingvay, the CEO of ... [Published Fresh Plaza - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

China needs a clear solution for Uighur separatism

Despite a lot of lip service to national unity, functional relations between the Han Chinese immigrants and the Uyghur regional majority have not developed on equitable basis, says R Hariharan The way the Chinese have handled the “terror” carried out ... [Published rediff.com - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Answer to China’s woes is blowing in the wind

You see the scores of wind turbines at Wulabo wind power plant, 30km southeast of the Xinjiang capital, Urumqi, from a long way away, and then you drive through the vast sea of masts at the facility for 10 minutes.While much of the focus is on China’s ... [Published Irish Times - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Bus floor covered with grass

A bus paved with green grass on its floor showed up recently in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, haiwainet.cn reported.The bus driver, Wali Turdi, said he was inspired by the just concluded FIFA World Cup. Grass can help passengers cool down ... [Published China.org.cn - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Fire sweeps through factories in Xinjiang

URUMQI, July 21 (Xinhua) -- Hundreds of people were evacuated Monday morning after a fire swept through several factories and a residential building in Urumqi, capital of northwest China's Xinjiang.No information on casualties is immediately availabl ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Urumqi boasts first marsh gas power plant

A pipeline carries marsh gas at the Dapugou power station. Dapugou Solid Waste Power Station, the first landfill designed as a marsh gas power generation project in Urumqi, Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, will start up by the end of ... [Published CHINAdaily - Jul 21 2014]

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"However, as the peak season for Xinjiang tourism arrives, the market has been picking up since late June." For example, more than 10,000 tourists from Taiwan visited Xinjiang in June, year-on-year growth of 53.51 percent, Ma added
Vigilant citizens can "take a picture with your mobile phone of the person" , the book says, but warns: "Safeguard yourself, don't let the suspect find out."
"The book is a measure to enhance people's anti-terror awareness" said Li
"In a sense," says Marco Huesch, Assistant Professor at Fuqua School of Business, "the globalization of medical services will push each country to reflect on its own healthcare system and make it better."

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Chinas Domestic Insurgency [Published RUSI - 4 hours ago]
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China in five curious steps [Published Travel Weekly Australia - 18 hours ago]
RARE BUSES * China [Published Buses World News - Jul 22 2014]
Spectacular trains through world’s landscapes [Published Shanghai Daily - Jul 22 2014]
New freight train from China through 5 countrie... [Published Fresh Plaza - Jul 22 2014]
Counter-terrorism handbook: watch out for stran... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Jul 22 2014]
Uighurs of Shanghai [Published Reuters - Jul 22 2014]
China's Booming 'Medical Tourism' Business [Published Worldcrunch - Jul 22 2014]
Uighurs of Shanghai [Published FaithWorld - Jul 22 2014]
Opportunities open for Xinjiang’s private sector [Published Global Times - Jul 22 2014]
Answer to China’s woes is blowing in the wind [Published Irish Times - Jul 22 2014]
China needs a clear solution for Uighur separatism [Published rediff.com - Jul 21 2014]
BRICS Summit And India-China Relations – Analysis [Published Eurasia Review - Jul 21 2014]
Aeroport Tolmachevo : Novosibirsk airport rated... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 21 2014]
China United Network Communications : Unicom's ... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 21 2014]
Bus floor covered with grass [Published China.org.cn - Jul 21 2014]
Fire sweeps through factories in Xinjiang [Published Xinhua News Agency - Jul 21 2014]
Urumqi boasts first marsh gas power plant [Published CHINAdaily - Jul 21 2014]
Xinjiang violence hasn’t scared away investors [Published Global Times - Jul 20 2014]
Savor the amazing geological features of Northe... [Published Global Times - Jul 20 2014]
Yining: the front line of China's war on terror [Published Telegraph - Jul 20 2014]
Urumq: the front line of China's war on terror [Published Telegraph - Jul 20 2014]
Weather forecast for major Chinese cities, regi... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Jul 19 2014]
Xinjiang plans to cultivate cotton sector [Published CHINAdaily - Jul 19 2014]
Government rushes through Kashgar university plan [Published University World News - Jul 18 2014]
China to Post Guards on Buses After Deadly Fires [Published Radio Free Asia - Jul 18 2014]
Military leader calls for "mass work" in Xinjiang [Published Xinhua News Agency - Jul 18 2014]
East Turkestan: Chinese Uighurs Defy Ramadan Ban [Published United Nations and Peoples Organisation - Jul 18 2014]
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RARE BUSES * China [Published Buses World News - Jul 22 2014]
* China - Buses with grass keep passengers cool  Urumqui,Chian - cctvnews, by GI Korea -21 July 2014: -- A bus with artificial grass is on the road in Urumqi in China to keep passengers cool as temps hit 30° C ... ...
Uighurs of Shanghai [Published FaithWorld - Jul 22 2014]
By Aly Song Shanghai, China The traditional home of China’s Muslim Uighur community is the far western state of Xinjiang, a region that has been plagued by violence in recent years. The government blames a series of attacks on Islamist militants ...
China Jails 32 People for Online Terror Charges [Published TIME.com - Jul 11 2014]
(BEIJING) — Courts in a restive region of western China sentenced 32 people to prison, three of them for life, for downloading and spreading violent Internet content that authorities have blamed for inspiring a recent string of deadly attacks, state ...
China Jails 32 People for Online Terror Charges [Published The China Blog - Jul 11 2014]
(BEIJING) — Courts in a restive region of western China sentenced 32 people to prison, three of them for life, for downloading and spreading violent Internet content that authorities have blamed for inspiring a recent string of deadly attacks, state ...
China Jails 32 People for Online Terror Charges [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Jul 11 2014]
(BEIJING) — Courts in a restive region of western China sentenced 32 people to prison, three of them for life, for downloading and spreading violent Internet content that authorities have blamed for inspiring a recent string of deadly attacks, state ...
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