Infant trading gang given death sentence, jail terms Cui Wenxian were sentenced to death in a first instance trial carried out by the Intermediate People's Court of Yulin City.
Infant trading gang given death sentence, jail terms Xie Deming and Cui Wenxian were sentenced to death in a first instance trial carried out by the Intermediate People's Court of Yulin City.
Cantonese Opera Day in Hong KongActors of the Yuhe Art Troupe perform Cantonese opera in the Tsim Sha Tsui Cultural Center in Hong Kong, south China, Nov, 30, 2003. The First Cantonese Opera Day was held here on Sunday with many Cantonese opera and music troupes taking part in. (Xinhua)
Anti-SARS Hero Awarded Person of the Year Zhong Nanshan, the heroic doctor who spearheaded China's fight against the SARS outbreak earlier this year, has been awarded "Person of the Year" by national style magazine City Weekend.(CRINEWS)
Shanghai Shenhua trounced but pick up Chinese first division soccer title Du Wei (center), captain of Shanghai Shenhua SVA, holds up the championship trophy after his team clinched first place in China's top soccer league in Shenzhen,Nov. 30, 2003. (Xinhua)
Two transferring stowaways discovered at Beijing Capital International AirportThe policeman at Beijing Capital International Airport took the two foreigners with fake passports of Spain and Sweden to office for check. The two stowaways were stopped during their the exit procedures to board the British Airways BA038. The two have been kept at the entry-exit inspection station of the airport for further investigation. (Xinhua)
China finishs tenth at men's volleyball World CupChina beat Tunisia 3-1 in the Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium on Sunday for their second victory and an tenth finish at the 2003 men's volleyball World Cup.
China's Largest kalium fertilizer base in Northwest ChinaPhoto taken on Nov. 28, 2003 shows an imported salt-excavation ship working in a salt field of the Qinghai million-ton kalium fertilizer project, the largest of its kind in China, in northwest China's Qinghai Province. The kalium fertilizer producing base established by Qinghai Salt Lake Group has been completed after two years of construction. The project in the Qaidam Pendi is a key project in the development of China's western areas, with an investment of 2.5 billion RMB yuan (302.66 million US dollars). (Xinhua)
A HK Christmas tree to apply for Guinness record Decorated with 100,000 crystals, a 23.3-meter-tall Christmas tree valued at more than 5 million Hong Kong dollars (about 644, 000 US dollars) is showed in Hong Kong, south China, Nov. 30. The Christmas tree will be put forward for an application for being listed in the Guinness Book of Records. (Xinhua)
2003 MTV Style Awards held in ShanghaiChinese-American singer Coco Lee salutes after being named 'Breakthrough International Artist of the Year'. (Xinhua)
Made-in-China cars exported to AustraliaHu Maoyuan (L), president of Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation, Folker Weissgerber (2nd from L), Joerg Blacker, deputy managing director and commercial executive director of VW (2nd from R), and Chen Zhixin (R), managing director, celebrate during an off-line ceremony of Shanghai Volkswagen-made Polo for export to Australia on Friday Nov. 28, 2003 at Shanghai Volkswagen in Shanghai. Shanghai VW plands to export 3,000 Polo sedans to Australia over the next five years. [China Daily]
Taiyuan Marks World AIDS DayMedical workers publicize knowledge of prevention and cure of AIDS to students in Taiyuan University of Technology in Taiyuan, capital of north China's Shanxi Province, Nov. 30, 2003. An activity on AIDS prevention and cure consultation, arranged by Taiyuan Health Bureau, was held in Taiyuan University of Technology on Sunday. (Xinhua)
Jia Qinglin meets with Bangladeshi PMJia Qinglin (R), chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, poses for a photo with Bangladeshi Prime Minister Khaleda Zia in Dhaka Nov. 30, 2003.