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Construction of Xiamen metro avoids harm to historical sites

The construction of Xiamen’s hotly anticipated metro lines are now in full swing As the construction of Xiamen’s hotly anticipated metro lines are now in full swing, the safety of the metro construction has aroused public concern. In order to ensure safety, the construction organization will draw on experience from Wuhan, whose geographical conditions are similar to Xiamen. The organization promises a safe metro project in strict accordance with construction standards. Building subway lines without bringing harm to Xiamen's historical sites has also been ... Read More

Jack Ma tops Hurun China Rich List after Alibaba's blockbuster IPO

Jack Ma Alibaba's blockbuster IPO has made co-founder and chairman Jack Ma the richest man on the Hurun China Rich List. According to the list released Tuesday by the Hurun Report, a leading authority on China's wealthy, 50-year-old Jack Ma has shot to the top position with a net worth of 162.7 billion yuan (about $26 billion) by August 15. Alibaba Group Holding Ltd went public on the New York Stock Exchange at $68 a share on Sept 19, raising $21.8 billion. Ma cashed in more than $850 million by selling his shares in the IPO. Ranking second on the list w... Read More

Man who drags dog to death in Guangdong identified after human flesh search

Pictures taken by a passerby showing a dog being dragged behind a car have gone viral on Chinese social media. Thousands of web users gathered on forums to protest against the driver, whose supposed identity was revealed via "human flesh search". According to web posts, the dog was tied up and couldn't outrun the car. It began dragging along behind and its feet appeared to be bleeding. A netizen named һϮȹ said her friend witnessed the scene and drove closer to the driver to ask him to stop, "but he refused to do that." She claims the dog w... Read More

US, partner nations begin airstrikes in Syria: Pentagon

In this Sept. 2, 2014, file photo, Pentagon press secretary Navy Rear Adm. John Kirby speaks during a briefing at the Pentagon. The Pentagon on Monday night, Sept. 22, says the U.S. and partner nations have begun airstrikes in Syria against Islamic State militants, using a mix of fighter jets, bombers and Tomahawk missiles fired from ships in the region. Kirby says that because the military operation is ongoing, no details can be provided yet. He says the decision to strike was made early Monday by the military. The U.S. and partner nations began launching airstrikes against Islamic... Read More

Over 660 arrested or probed in counterfeit sweep across 10 Asian nations

A vendor sets up a display of counterfeit handbags for sale along a street in Beijing on December 31, 2009 More than 660 people were arrested or put under investigation in a major police operation across 10 Asian countries that targeted criminal networks trading fake and potentially dangerous products, Interpol announced Monday. The international police organisation said security forces and border agencies in countries ranging from Cambodia and China to India and the Philippines had seized counterfeit goods worth nearly $50 million (39 million euros), including alco... Read More

Texas soldier Dartarious Graham arrested for beating daughter to death

A Fort Bliss soldier beat his 2-year-old daughter to death after he became upset that she soiled her diaper, police said on Monday, Sept. 22, 2014 A Fort Bliss, Texas, soldier beat his 2-year-old daughter to death after he became upset that she soiled her diaper, police said on Monday. Dartarious Graham, a 20-year-old U.S. Army specialist, was arrested by El Paso police and charged with capital murder in the death of his daughter. Peyton Graham was found unresponsive with suspicious injuries in her father's apartment and later died at a hospital on Saturday, police sai... Read More

Jasmine Tridevil, 21yo woman receives implant to get a third boob

A 21-year-old woman claims to have paid $20,000 to surgically add a third breast in a desperate bid to become a reality TV star. Jasmine Tridevil, not her real name, insists she was rejected by more than 50 doctors who feared violating ethical codes before she found a willing surgeon who would perform the procedure. Now, she has hired a camera crew to follow her around Tampa, Florida, documenting the 'struggles' she faces as a three-breasted woman. Three-breasted? Jasmine Tridevil, 21, claims she paid $20,000 to have a third breast surgically attache... Read More

Foreign students eye 'China experience', not just for language

A foreign student receives his degree during a graduation ceremony in Sichuan University in Chengdu, Sichuan Province, on June 24, 2014. As an increasingly popular education market, China is attracting more foreign students every year. Popular areas of study have gradually diversified from just language study and traditional Chinese medicine to a wider range of disciplines. However, usually it's the "China experience" rather than a diploma from a Chinese university that gives foreign students competitiveness, and strict work visa requirements have also dimmed the go... Read More

39.8bn tons of CO2 pumped last year: China, US worst offenders

The world spewed far more carbon pollution into the air last year than ever before, with emissions spurred largely by China, the United States and India. This is according to a recent report that estimated the world pumped 39.8 billion tons (36.1 billion metric tons) of carbon dioxide into the air last year by burning coal, oil and gas. That is 778 million tons (706 metric tons) or 2.3 per cent more than the previous year, despite increasingly urgent warnings over the need to curb greenhouse gases. The world pumped 39.8 billion tons (36.1 billion met... Read More
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venue:Gulangyu Island

 
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venue:Times of Paper Bookstore

 
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venue:Xiamen International Conference & Exhibition Center
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