President Confers Award to Two ScientistsChinese President Jiang Zemin conferred the State Preeminent Science and Technology Award to two scientists here on Friday -- Wang Xuan and Huang Kun.
Macao Elite Get HonorsA total of 39 Macao figures and entities were awarded Friday special honors from the special administrative region (SAR) government for their outstanding contributions in various realms.
First Snow in Kabul in Four YearsA heavy snowstorm shut down Kabul airport Friday, delaying the arrival of an Italian C-130 military aircraft carrying troops and supplies until the weather improves. It is the first snow in the recent four years. Children are playing in the snow.
Vice Premier Meets with French Minister of CultureChinese Vice Premier Li Lanqing Friday met with French Minister of Culture and Communications Catherine Tasca in Beijing.
China Awards ScientistsChinese President Jiang Zemin conferred the State Preeminent Science and Technology Award to two scientists here on Friday -- Wang Xuan and Huang Kun. The awarding ceremony was hosted by Vice President Hu Jintao, and Vice Premier Li Lanqing read out the decision of the State Council for the award.
Japan's New FM to Hold Talks With Russian FM on Territorial DisputeJapan's newly appointed Foreign Minister Yoriko Kawaguchi will hold talks with visiting Russian Foreign Minister Igor Ivanov this weekend on the territorial dispute and the conclusion of a bilateral peace treaty, Japan's Kyodo News reported.
Bush on US Current SituationUS President George W. Bush delivered a report on the current situation of the US on January 29, 2002. Bush stressed on three problems, anti-terrorism, strengthening state security and reviving the economy.
Huang Kun, Winner of Top Sci-Tech AwardHuang Kun, an academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences and a well-known physicist, was awarded the State Preeminent Science and Technology Award 2001 by Chinese President Jiang Zemin in Beijing Friday.
Wang Xuan, Winner of Top Sci-Tech AwardWang Xuan, an academician at the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and a well-known computer application specialist, was awarded the State Preeminent Science and Technology Award 2001 by Chinese President Jiang Zemin in Beijing on Friday.