China-Reed Artile WeavingLi Xinzan, a craftsman, chooses reed for weaving articles at the Hengshui Lake Natural Reserves in north China's Hebei Province Nov. 16, 2002. In order to scientifically utilize the reed sources, the administrative committee of the preserve has set up factories to teach local people how to weave reed articles.
Eepressway OpeningA truck runs on the 148.2-kilometer expressway, which links China's capital of Beijing and Zhangjiakou in north China's Hebei Province, Nov. 16, 2002. The opening of the expressway during the day marks the complete opening of the highway between Beijing and Datong in north China's Shanxi Province, which is one of the main roads for transporting coal out of Shanxi.
Tourism Fair in ShanghaiA woman plays with two mascots of a US travel agency at 2002 China International Tourism Fair, which has attracted thousands of visitors, in Shanghai Nov. 16, 2002.
Qingdao Hademen Wins China's FA CupQingdao Hademen overcame a two-goal first leg deficit to take the title of China's FA Cup on Saturday.
Musharraf Takes Oath as Pakistani President for Five YearsGeneral Pervez Musharraf took oath of office of the President of Pakistan on Saturday morning for a five-year term, in accordance with the Constitution.
Celebration for Closing of Party CongressStudents perform at a concert in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, marking the selection of a new Standing Committee of the Politburo of the Chinese Communist Party, led by new party chief Hu Jintao, November 15, 2002.
Jiang Zemin, Hu Jintao Meet Delegates to 16th CPC National CongressMembers of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the 15th Central Committee of CPC headed by President Jiang Zemin, and members of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the 16th CPC Central Committee headed by Hu Jintao, met with all delegates to the 16th CPC National Congress Friday in the Great Hall of the People.
Oveaseas Chinese in Moscow Celebrate Closing of Party CongressHan Cunli (R), chairman of the general league of overseas Chinese in Moscow, speaks at a meeting in Moscow, Nov. 15, 2002 to celebrate the closing of the 16th National Congress of the Communist Party of China.