Shenzhen reports 3rd H5N6 case

January 22, 2016 by · Comments Off on Shenzhen reports 3rd H5N6 case 

SHENZHEN, Jan. 21 — The south Chinese city of Shenzhen on Thursday reported its third human infection of the H5N6 strain of bird flu this winter.

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China breaks India's record for largest umbrella

August 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on China breaks India's record for largest umbrella 

BEIJING, Aug. 4 — A giant umbrella of around 23 metres in diameter and 14.4 meters in height made by a Chinese firm has set a new Guinness World Record for the world's largest umbrella, breaking record set in India in 2010.

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Six more H7N9 cases reported in China

February 24, 2015 by · Comments Off on Six more H7N9 cases reported in China 

GUANGZHOU, Feb. 23 — Six more H7N9 human cases were reported in south China's Guangdong Province and the neighboring province Jiangxi, local health authorities said on Sunday.

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Six more H7N9 cases reported in China

February 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Six more H7N9 cases reported in China 

GUANGZHOU, Feb. 22 — Six more H7N9 human cases were reported in south China's Guangdong Province and the neighboring province Jiangxi, local health authorities said on Sunday.

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China expects investment surge in tourism sector

January 19, 2015 by · Comments Off on China expects investment surge in tourism sector 

NANCHANG, Jan. 18 — China's tourism industry will play a growing role in the country's economic growth, with direct investment in the sector expected to hit three trillion yuan (490 billion U.S. dollars) in the coming three years, according to a tourism official.

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Bird flu kills 2 in China; 15 under treatment

January 18, 2015 by · Comments Off on Bird flu kills 2 in China; 15 under treatment 

BEIJING, Jan. 17 — At least two people have died of the deadly H7N9-strain of avian flu in east China's Fujian Province, officials said.

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