cooperation between BMW and Brilliance China Automotive Holdings LimitedBMW and Brilliance China Automotive Holdings Limited, based in Shenyang, capital of northeast China's Liaoning Province, inked a contact Thursday in Beijing for setting up a joint venture.
Chinese, Guyanan Presidents Hold TalksChinese President Hu Jintao hosts a welcoming ceremony for visiting Guyana's President Bharrat Jagdeo in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing March 27, 2003.
China, ROK leadres meetLi Changchun (R), standing committee member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, meets with Chung Dong Young (L), standing consultant of the Millennium Democratic Party of the Republic of Korea (ROK) and member of the ROK National Assembly, in Beijing March 27, 2003.
State Council Meeting in BeijingChinese Premier Wen Jiabao (2nd L) speaks at a State Council meeting on building a clean and honest government in Beijing, China March 27, 2003.
Workers in Doha leave for homeA worker from the Philippines builds a wall by laying bricks in downtown Doha, capital of Qatar, March 26, 2003. Affected by US-led war on Iraq, many workers from south Asia and north Africa working in Doha have to leave here for home.
Scientific investigation of rainforests in HainanZhang Xianchun (R), a member of Hainan Yinggeling natural resources comprehensive scientific investigation team and chief researcher of the Institute of Botany under the Chinese Academy of Sciences, watches through a telescope in the Yinggeling area of south China's Hainan Province, March 21, 2003. The scientific investigation team consisting of more than 20 zoologists, botanists, forest ecologists and other experts from Hainan, Guangdong provinces, Beijing and Hong Kong. They began their 10-day scientific investigation on March 21. The Yinggeling areas located in the middle part of Hainan, are the last tropical virgin rainforests that were not affected by human activities.
Anti-war demonstration in Mexico CityA Mexican pupil holds a board, reading 'No War, But Peace!', during an anti-war demonstration in Mexico City Mar. 26, 2003. Thousands of Mexican students held again an anti-war demonstration, protesting against the US-led war in Iraq.
Bombs loaded at deck of Kitty Hawk Bombs are ready to be loaded onto a warplane at the flight deck of the USS Kitty Hawk aircraft carrier March 27, 2003. Fighters from the carrier drop bombs in Iraq every day after the US-led war on Iraq began on March 20.