Zhejiang Province

Member of National People’s Congress Displays Toxic Foods

March 7, 2013, 5:49 pm

A delegate to a political meeting in Beijing recently gave a display of adulterated foods in China.

Chinese Provinces Reduce Export Targets for 2013

February 7, 2013, 7:29 pm

Despite a noticeable rise in China’s export figures last December, the country’s export-oriented provinces currently appear to share a pessimistic outlook.

Mass Protests Force Scrapping of Chemical Plant in Chinese City

October 28, 2012, 7:45 pm

Residents in a Chinese coastal province tried to block the expansion of a chemical factory with massive protests over multiple days recently, despite harsh police suppression [...]

Typhoon Haikui Hits Central Chinese Coast: 1 Million Relocated

August 7, 2012, 5:54 pm

Populous Chinese coastal areas have been hit by severe tropical storm Typhoon Haikui.

Unlicensed Zhejiang Processing Plant Explosion Kills 13

August 6, 2012, 3:39 pm

A dust explosion and fire on Aug. 6 at an unlicensed factory in Zhejiang Province left 13 people dead and 14 hospitalized.

Credit Network in China’s Zhejiang Province Crumbles

July 30, 2012, 1:57 pm

About 600 private enterprises in China are experiencing a credit crisis. This crisis was triggered by the collapse of two companies entwined in a reciprocal credit guarantee [...]

China’s Loan Crisis Threatens Privately Held Companies

July 29, 2012, 8:57 pm

In recent years private companies have become a major source of growth, even though these companies are still considered risky.

Latex Spill Turns Chinese River to ‘River of Milk’

July 10, 2012, 3:30 pm

Natural latex polluted more than a mile of a stretch of the Quxi River in China’s Wenzhou City, Zhejiang Province, turning it into what was described as a “river of milk,”

Photo Shows Chinese Orphans Chained; Netizens Incensed

July 7, 2012, 12:12 pm

A photo showing two orphan boys living in squalid conditions and chained to a bed was circulated throughout Chinese Internet sites recently, incensing netizens. One boy’s [...]

China’s Top Court Overturns ‘Rich Sister’ Death Sentence

April 22, 2012, 3:18 pm

A death sentence against businesswoman Wu Ying was overturned after statements by Wen Jiabao.


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