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News Archive --- Date:20040519


China

  • Overseas Chinese support Chinese gov't statement on cross-Straits ties (18:34, May 19, 2004)
  • ROK to increase presence in China (16:32, May 19, 2004)
  • China, Kazakhstan try to "strike a breakthrough" in energy cooperation (16:30, May 19, 2004)
  • Taiwan vote recount ends (16:00, May 19, 2004)
  • Taipei urged not to misjudge Beijing's resolve (11:35, May 19, 2004)
  • Fight ongoing against random land uses (11:14, May 19, 2004)
  • Brazil to maintain strategic partnership with China: Lula (11:16, May 19, 2004)
  • Federation of Taiwan compatriots supports May 17 statement on cross-Straits ties (09:41, May 19, 2004)
  • Chinese lawyers react against US claims of persecution (09:39, May 19, 2004)
  • Malaysian PM visits China next week to boost bilateral ties (09:38, May 19, 2004)
  • Airport in cradle of Chinese revolution opens in E. China (09:07, May 19, 2004)
  • US report a satire of human rights "promotion" in world (09:00, May 19, 2004)
  • Taiwanese group urges Taiwan authorities to recognize one-China principle (09:04, May 19, 2004)
  • Black box found in crashed plane in Urumqi (09:07, May 19, 2004)
  • May 17 statement on cross-Straits ties not ultimatum (09:12, May 19, 2004)



  • Business

  • PBOC governor: confidence and efforts on Big Four reform (17:23, May 19, 2004)
  • Foreign banks in Beijing allowed to run RMB business from mid Dec. (16:26, May 19, 2004)
  • UN official: break monopoly of a majority of developed nations on financial rule-making (15:28, May 19, 2004)
  • IMF official: banking reorganization crucial to secure sustainable growth of China's economy (14:28, May 19, 2004)
  • Wang Qishan: grand role and potential of financial sector in the Beijing's economy (17:30, May 19, 2004)
  • UAE supports China's Gulf FTA bid (11:08, May 19, 2004)
  • IMF: China has No. 7 GDP in the world (11:09, May 19, 2004)
  • Insurance rules finally catching up (11:05, May 19, 2004)
  • Auto sector maintains growth trend (11:03, May 19, 2004)
  • Auto imports up 6.3% in 1st four months (10:59, May 19, 2004)
  • China's fixed asset investment up 42.8 pct in first four months (08:10, May 19, 2004)
  • OPEC to discuss Saudi oil output increase proposal: UAE official (08:12, May 19, 2004)
  • CPPCC chairman underscores increase of farmers' income (08:13, May 19, 2004)
  • China's urbanization process in full-scale acceleration (08:15, May 19, 2004)
  • China's new simulation operation hastens power marketization (08:17, May 19, 2004)



  • World

  • Gandhi under pressure to alter decision (18:30, May 19, 2004)
  • India's senior Congress members resign (18:30, May 19, 2004)
  • First US soldier to face court martial in Iraq (17:20, May 19, 2004)
  • Profile: Justin Malewezi, Malawi's independent presidential candidate (17:18, May 19, 2004)
  • Iranians demonstrate against US attacks on Iraqi holy cities (17:17, May 19, 2004)
  • More cabinet members resign for new Philippine govt (16:28, May 19, 2004)
  • US Marine killed in Iraq's Al-Anbar province (16:26, May 19, 2004)
  • India's congress asks for fresh letters of support from allies (16:24, May 19, 2004)
  • 3 US soldiers linked to prison scandal defer entering pleas in arraignments (16:23, May 19, 2004)
  • US, UK wish to sneak away from Iraq and quick (13:47, May 19, 2004)
  • US requests extradition of Colombian paramilitaries (13:49, May 19, 2004)
  • 13 killed, 10 missing in Philippine typhoon (13:51, May 19, 2004)
  • US omits human rights violations in rights report: paper (11:13, May 19, 2004)
  • Chirac: Human rights must be respected in war on terror (11:11, May 19, 2004)
  • Venezuela: US has no right to comment on human rights (11:10, May 19, 2004)
  • Australian PM rules out big increase in troops number in Iraq (11:08, May 19, 2004)
  • Japan rejects Peru's request on Fujimori (11:07, May 19, 2004)
  • Russia expels Slovak diplomat (10:54, May 19, 2004)
  • US Red Cross chief resigns (10:52, May 19, 2004)
  • Koizumi to normalize ties with DPRK in his term (10:51, May 19, 2004)
  • Honduras: troop deployment in Iraq "successful" (10:50, May 19, 2004)
  • Castro meets Chinese party official (10:49, May 19, 2004)
  • Witness: "Cover-up" at Iraq Abu Ghraib (10:12, May 19, 2004)
  • Zimbabwean president meets Chinese delegation (10:06, May 19, 2004)
  • Prisoner abuse scandal sinks US ship of freedom, democracy, human rights (08:53, May 19, 2004)
  • Nigeria declares state of emergency in central state (08:49, May 19, 2004)
  • US opposes Israeli destruction of Palestinian homes, says spokesman (08:40, May 19, 2004)
  • US invites six African leaders to G8 summit (08:47, May 19, 2004)
  • US troops abuse Reuters local staff in Iraq (08:35, May 19, 2004)
  • UK soldier arrested over hoax prisoner abuse photos (08:45, May 19, 2004)
  • Arab nations urge UN to stop Israel's house demolition in Gaza (08:38, May 19, 2004)
  • China, Ethiopia further enhance cooperation in water development (08:16, May 19, 2004)
  • China's latest SARS outbreak curbed, WHO (08:19, May 19, 2004)
  • Gandhi declines Indian PM post (08:11, May 19, 2004)



  • Opinion

  • Asian axis would benefit all (10:42, May 19, 2004)



  • Sports

  • Olympic torch relay's Beijing leg rescheduled (17:29, May 19, 2004)



  • Science & Technology

  • Chinese language popular in France (19:04, May 19, 2004)
  • Sino-Russian science centre to enhance understanding (11:33, May 19, 2004)
  • Scientists to have open discussions on sex (11:32, May 19, 2004)
  • Senior official emphasizes museum development (08:39, May 19, 2004)
  • Another Chinese artist given Mont Blanc award (08:40, May 19, 2004)



  • Life

  • Beijing increasingly needs way out of traffic jams (18:24, May 19, 2004)
  • Women more likely than men to succeed as entrepreneurs: survey (18:23, May 19, 2004)
  • More poisoned students reported in NE China university (18:22, May 19, 2004)
  • Golden book published to commemorate 100th birthday of Deng Xiaoping (18:21, May 19, 2004)
  • China helping handicapped enjoy integrated life (18:20, May 19, 2004)
  • Shanghai prison inmate ties the knot (13:35, May 19, 2004)
  • China donates model of Temple of Heaven to Louvre  (11:37, May 19, 2004)
  • Hepatitis A outbreak hits Hunan school (11:28, May 19, 2004)
  • 3000-year-old tomb found... by accident (10:17, May 19, 2004)
  • Abductor shot dead in Beijing (09:49, May 19, 2004)



  • Photo

    Yuan Weimin meets 'Flying man'

    Yuan Weimin, general director of the State Sports General Administration of China, met US basketball legend Michael Jordan Wendesday morning in Beijing.

    Beijing Int'l Finance Forum 2004 opens

    Takatoshi Kato, Deputy Managing Director of International Monetary Fund (IMF) gives a speech at the opening ceremony of Beijing International Finance Forum 2004, which opened in Beijing on May 19.

    Accused US soldier to be tried

    A courtroom sketch artist draws at a US court-martial in Baghdad, Iraq, May 18, 2004. One of the seven US soldiers charged with abusing Iraqi prisoners will be the first to face trial at the court-martial on May 19.

    China, WHO sign MOU for co-operation

    Gao Qiang, Chinese Vice Health Minister (front R) and Dr Jong-wook Lee , Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) sign in Geneva, Switzerland memorandum of understanding on strengthening health co-operation and exchange to reinforce efforts in this regard.

    Swans back to Inner Mongolia

    Swans swim in a lake in Chifeng, a city in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, May 15, 2004. Tens of thousands of precious and rare birds arrived here over the past few days thanks to its ideal ecological environment.

    Waiting for Michael Jordan

    Some basketball fans waiting at the Hotel of Beijing International Club for Michael Jordan's arrival in Beijing on May 18.The NBA star's car managed to shun fans and correspondents. Jordan tours Beijing for commercial activities.

    Leaders meet with Kazakh President

    Jiang Zemin (L), chairman of China's Central Military Commission, meets with Kazakh President Nursultan Abishevich Nazarbayev in Beijing, capital of China, May 18, 2004.

    Gandhi declines Indian PM post

    Sonia Gandhi meets the press after consultation with President Abdul Kalam, May 18, 2004. Gandhi decided Tuesday not to become prime minister.


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