Tag Archives: Guangxi

Already soggy southern China warned to brace for new floods

As a heat wave in northern China continues, more rain is expected along the Yangtze River, which flooded for the first time this year on Saturday.

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Xi says Belt, Road meant to benefit the whole world

President Xi Jinping pledged on Wednesday to boost openness and development under the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative amid the country’s efforts to provide a valuable public service to the world.

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Flying toward a spectacular future

Helicopter operators are taking off on the back of the growing popularity of ‘aerial tourism’ in China

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Police to target websites touting foreign brides

Police will take action against websites that offer “group-purchase brides” from Southeast Asian countries, as they are actually involved in human trafficking. “In recent days, some cross-border marriage brokerages or websites have been publishing tempting advertisements to introduce Vietnamese brides for cross-border marriages, but most of these involve kidnappings,” said Wang Ying, deputy director of […]

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Keeping or cutting tradition

The Hongyao have kept the tradition of women wearing their hair long, and it seems to have paid off. Xu Lin reports in the Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region. Fans of Rapunzel may be amazed to find out that she is not only real, but there’s more than one of her and they’re all Chinese. In […]

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