Yushu (China)

Type: City
Name: Yushu (China)
Country: China
Latitude: 44.830002
Longitude: 126.559998
population: 124,736
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Beautiful Tibetan costumes presented at culture & tourism festival

Tibetans wearing beautiful costumes gather at the culture and tourism festival held in Yushu, northwest China's Qinghai province on Aug. 27, 2014. (Chinanews/Guo Xueyuan) ... [Published People.com.cn - Jul 30 2014]
Entities: Yushu (China), China
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 2 reports

In Scarred Tibetan City, Devotion to Sanctity of Life...

Following the  devastating 2010 earthquake that killed thousands in Yushu Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Qinghai Province , the New York Times’ Andrew Jacobs looks at the growing local  popularity of “mercy release”—the practice of saving animals who ... [Published China Digital Times - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 2 reports

A green way to earn good karma (VIDEO)

NEW YORK, July 27 — Buddhist devotees in Yushu, China, rescue tiny river fish from riverbanks as an expression of the Buddhist reverence for all forms of life and as a gesture to help in their next life. — New York Times ... [Published Malay Mail - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

In Scarred Chinese Tibetan City, Devotion to Sanctity of Life

Photo A Tibetan woman in Yushu, China, used a spoon and a plastic bucket to rescue tiny shrimp stuck in mud along the shore of the Batang River. Credit Gilles Sabrie for The New York Times YUSHU, China — With a set of chopsticks in her hands and a Tibetan ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 26 2014]
Entities: Yushu (China), Yak, China
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Human-animal tensions escalate in Qinghai

Herdsmen in Yushu, in northwest China's Qinghai Province, have had a difficult time recently getting along with wild animals living in the same area, in part because the shortage of natural food has made them turn against the local people.The frequent ... [Published China.org.cn - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Tibetans keeping their mother tongue modern

PU Tsering, a good-natured primary school teacher, is very stubborn when it comes to which language his students have to speak.“We should speak standard Tibetan,” the 37-year-old language teacher often tells his students at a boarding school in Yushu, ... [Published Shanghai Daily - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Mobile Commerce Is Thriving in Unexpected Places [Video]

As the world’s largest Web and smartphone market, China has become a hotbed for mobile commerce. More than 140 million Chinese are using mobile devices to purchase goods and services, and with demand soaring, e-commerce companies like Alibaba Group are ... [Published Alizila - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

Philanthropist exports his controversial brand of ‘charity’

本文导读:Homeless New Yorkers attend the lunch in the Central ParkCFP Pho(1 /3张)By ZHAO HONGYIBeijing Today StaffEccentric tycoon Chen Guangbiao is taking his self-aggrandizing brand of charity abroad.In a June 25 stunt advertised in the New York Time, the ... [Published Beijing Today - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

China: China celebrates the Hyogo Framework for Action

Source: UN International Strategy for Disaster ReductionCountry: China By Denis McClean GENEVA, 4 July 2014 - China has succeeded in keeping its direct economic losses from disasters to within a target of 1.5% of GDP for three consecutive years, according ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 04 2014]
Entities: China, Disaster, Framework
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Exclusive interview: Congolese President stresses importance of ties with China

Full coverage:People GallaryThe Republic of Congo’s President Denis Sassou N’Guesso recently finished a nine day visit to China at the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping. During his visit, the two countries signed 11 cooperation agreements in ... [Published CNTV - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Mar 15 2014 - Updated Mar 15 2014 - 1 reports

Full text: Report on China's economic, social development plan

BEIJING, March 15 -- Following is the full text of the Report on the Implementation of the 2013 Plan for National Economic and Social Development and on the 2014 Draft Plan for National Economic and Social Development, which was submitted on March 5, ... [Published People.com.cn - Mar 15 2014]
First reported Feb 13 2014 - Updated Feb 14 2014 - 1 reports

China: Xinjiang quake affects over 7,000

Source: XinhuaCountry: China URUMQI, Feb. 13 (Xinhua) -- A 7.3-magnitude earthquake that struck China's far-western region of Xinjiang on Wednesday afternoon has affected more than 7,800 people, while no casualties have been reported. The epicenter, ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 13 2014]

Quotes

Some bears did behave well. "One bear broke into a house, ate some of the food there, and left without causing any damage" said Zhao Xiang, who has spent two years in Qinghai working for the Beijing-based Shanshui Conservation Center...
"Why should I keep silent when doing good things!?" Chen said. "My way of doing things will wake up China’s tycoons to do the same and balance our society."
"Yesterday's tremor was strong, but less destructive than we expected. And I'm grateful to see many people outside Xinjiang, not only the government, are concerned about our safety" said an old town resident while breakfasting at an eatery

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Beautiful Tibetan costumes presented at culture... [Published People.com.cn - Jul 30 2014]
In Scarred Tibetan City, Devotion to Sanctity o... [Published China Digital Times - Jul 28 2014]
A green way to earn good karma (VIDEO) [Published Malay Mail - Jul 27 2014]
NYT Video: A green way to earn good karma [Published Malay Mail - Jul 27 2014]
In scarred Chinese city, a devotion to the sanc... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Jul 27 2014]
In Scarred Chinese Tibetan City, Devotion to Sa... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 26 2014]
Human-animal tensions escalate in Qinghai [Published China.org.cn - Jul 25 2014]
Tibetans keeping their mother tongue modern [Published Shanghai Daily - Jul 18 2014]
Mobile Commerce Is Thriving in Unexpected Place... [Published Alizila - Jul 08 2014]
Philanthropist exports his controversial brand ... [Published Beijing Today - Jul 05 2014]
China: China celebrates the Hyogo Framework for... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 04 2014]
Exclusive interview: Congolese President stress... [Published CNTV - Jun 25 2014]
Full text: Report on China's economic, social d... [Published People.com.cn - Mar 15 2014]
China: Xinjiang quake affects over 7,000 [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 13 2014]
Monks set off on 1000km journey [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Nov 19 2013]
Deadliest earthquakes in Asia since 2010 [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Oct 15 2013]
China to restore quake-hit Tibetan monasteries [Published Topnews.in - Oct 16 2011]
Biography for Hui Liangyu [Published Able2Act - Mar 02 2006]
Biography for Chen Yujie [Published Able2Act - Mar 01 2006]
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Source: UN International Strategy for Disaster ReductionCountry: China By Denis McClean GENEVA, 4 July 2014 - China has succeeded in keeping its direct economic losses from disasters to within a target of 1.5% of GDP for three consecutive years, according ...
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Source: XinhuaCountry: China URUMQI, Feb. 13 (Xinhua) -- A 7.3-magnitude earthquake that struck China's far-western region of Xinjiang on Wednesday afternoon has affected more than 7,800 people, while no casualties have been reported. The epicenter, ...
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