Beijing Organizing Committee for 2008 Olympic Games releases emblem-souvenirs An unidentified resident (L) shows a T-shirt marked with the newly-unveiled emblem for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games at a department store in Beijing, China, August 4. The Beijing Organizing Committee for the 2008 Olympic Games released emblem-souvenirs such as T-shirts, caps, key-rings early Monday. (Xinhua)
Blooming rape flowers in Inner Mongolia The photo taken on Aug. 2, 2003 shows blooming rape flowers in Hexigten Banner in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. Rape, wheat, corn and other crops grow well in the summer thanks to good weather conditions here. It is expected that the region will have a bumper harvest this year. (Xinhua)
President Hu Jintao Meets With Chairman of Russia's Federation CouncilChinese President Hu Jintao meets with Sergei Mironov, chairman of Russia's Federation Council (the Upper House of Parliament) in Beijing Aug. 5, 2003.
Premier Wen Jiabao Attends The National Conference On Fighting Against SmugglingPremier Wen Jiabao speaks at the national conference on fighting against smuggling held in Beijing, capital of China, from August 4 to 5, 2003.
First Surviving Test-tube Panda Cub of This Year Born In ChengduThe mother giant panda Bing Bing looks at lens while carrying her female baby in the Chengdu Giant Panda Breeding and Researching Base in Chengdu, capital of southwest China's Sichuan Province, Aug. 5, 2003. The baby giant panda born at 9:30 p.m. of August 1 is healthy currently. It weighs 176 grams and is the first surviving test-tube panda cub of this year. 16-year-old Bing Bing panda has delivered 11 babies in eight births.
Service Center In TaiyuanWorkers of "We allay your worries" Service Center sort out queries on solutions of administrative affairs received by the center in Taiyuan, capital of north China's Shanxi Province, Aug. 5, 2003. In the fortnight since its opening, the service center has received nearly 2,000 queries seeking consultations and suggestions. The most queries have been solved by the centre with the aid of computer documents and other related departments.
A Blast Occurs In Marriot Hotel In JakartaA policeman keeps people away from the JW Marriott Hotel, in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta, after it was rocked by a huge car bomb yesterday. The blast killed 14 people and wounded more than 150.
Rape Flowers Blooming In Inner MongoliaThe photo shows blooming rape flowers in Hexigten Banner in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. Rape, wheat, corn and other crops grow well in the summer thanks to good weather conditions here. It is expected that the region will have a bumper harvest this year.
Highway Linking Nanning and Wuzhou OpensThe photo shows the opening of part of the highway linking Nanning and Wuzhou, in Guigang, southwest China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. The 153.8-kilometer highway also forms a part of the expressway between Nanning, capital of Guangxi, and Guangzhou, capital of south China's Guangdong Province.
Private Book Donation In FuzhouPhoto shows magazines on photography, compiled by China's Xinhua News Agency and published in 1953. The magazines were collected by 84-year-old Chen Chun, a photographer retired from China News Service Fujian Branch in Fuzhou, capital of east China's Fujian Province. Chen donated his collection of 1,927 books on photography to the Fujian Library on Monday.
Artificial Precipitation Carried Out In Fujian to Ease the Drought Staff members of the Fuzhou Meteorological Bureau adjust the rainer in Minqing County, southeast China's Fujian Province, Aug. 4, 2003. Taking the advantage of the landing of tropical storm Morakot in Jinjiang in the province Aug. 4, the bureau carried out artificial precipitation in Minqing County, well easing the drought there.
Lenovo's New Technology & Production Base In ShanghaiWorkers fit parts of computers at an assembly line in Legend Group (Lenovo)'s new technology and production base in Shanghai, Monday, August 05, 2003. Lenovo, China's leading PC maker, said the newly-built plant will have an annual output of 1.5m units of desktop PC and 360,000 units of laptops.