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Photo Archive --- Date:20031217

Ge'ermu Oil Refinery in Qinghai Province

The Ge'ermu Oil Refinery in northwest China's Qinghai Province completes the production task of the year ahead of schedule in early December with a sales income of 280 million yuan realized. The photo taken on December 16 shows the methanol production equipment at the oil refinery.

Luo Xuejuan wins 50m breaststroke at national tournament

Luo Xuejuan wins women's 50m breast stroke ending 31.56 seconds at the National Short Course Swimming Tournament on December 16. The tournament kicked off in east China's Shanghai city on December 15. (Xinhua)

Flight of paragliders and delta wings held in Brazil in memory of Wright brothers

Two paraglider amateurs look at a delta wing taking off from the Bonita Glide Base in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, Dec. 15, 2003. A local glide club held the flying of paragliders and delta wings to mark the centennial of Wright brothers' first controlled flight in a powered aircraft on Dec. 17, 1903 in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. (Xinhua)

Porcelain artworks from Jingdezhen on display in Beijing

Visitors view a porcelain artwork in "Jingdezhen Pottery and Porcelain City" on Wangfujing Street in Beijing, China, Dec. 16, 2003. Nearly 500 pottery and porcelain artworks by artists from Jingdezhen, one of the most famous porcelain-manufacturing centers in China, were on display Tuesday. (Xinhua)

Nation's first sea-crossing bridge under construction in east China

Workers erect the landing stage for construction of the country's first sea-crossing bridge across the Hangzhou Bay in east China's Zhejiang Province, Dec. 11, 2003. The 36-kilometer-long sea-crossing bridge, involving an estimated investment of 11.8 billion yuan (1.42 billion US dollars), is the longest of its kind in the world. (Xinhua)

Dinosaur fossils group discovered in Yunnan Province

A person inspects the exposed skeleton fossils of dinosaur in Yuanmou County, southwest China's Yunnan Province, Dec. 16, 2003. A large group of dinosaur fossils, which gathered on the stratum interface, have been found in a valley here. A large scale excavation will begin early 2004. (Xinhua)

"Spring Bud Project" in Gansu Province

Wang Ting, 15, attends class in No. 2 Middle School of Shandan County, northwest China's Gansu Province, Dec. 16, 2003. Wang, who was nearly deprived of education because of family poverty, was able to go to school with the help of the "Spring Bud Project" and has made impressive progress in study. The "Spring Bud Project", aimed at helping girl children in poor areas to continue education, started in 1989 and has helped more than 900,000 girl children return to school. (Xinhua)

First Sino-Brazilian ERJ145 regional aircraft passes trial flight

The first ERJ145 regional jet aircraft jointly made by China and Brazil lands at Harbin Airport in Harbin, capital of northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, Dec. 16, 2003. This was the aircraft's first flight, which lasted for 10 minutes over the airport. (Xihua) 

Toys telling major news story

A traditional Japanese doll workshop presents its vivid toys reflecting this year's major news event -- fight against the Severe Acute Respiraroty Syndrome (SARS) in Tokyo Dec. 16, 2003. (Xinhua)

Chinese Premier concludes official visit to Ethiopia

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao (C) unveils a sculpture commemorating the China-Africa Cooperation Forum with Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi (R) in Addis Ababa, capital of Ethiopia.Premier Wen concludes his official visit to Ethiopia on December 16. (Xinhua)

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