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In China, Online Gamers Raking in the Cash
...n just five hours playing one time... I made 2,000 yuan
(260 dollars)." Often the players do not really ...ver three years. For that they earn around 1,600 yuan
a month -- in a city where per capita monthly disposable income was less than 1,000 yuan
in 2006. ...
China Bans Sales of Leukemia Drug in Latest Medicine Scare
... Cao Wenzhuang was guilty of accepting 2.4 million yuan
(315,000 dollars) while heading up the drug registration division of the state food and drug administration. In China, suspended death sentences are often commuted to life in prison. Cao's conviction follows a death sentence meted out in May to h...
Food Safety Chief Executed for Bribery in China
... Administration. He was convicted of taking 6.5m yuan
($850,000; 425,400) in bribes and of dereliction o... Administration. He was convicted of taking 6.5m yuan
($850,000; 425,400) in bribes and of dereliction of duty at a trial in May. The bribes were linked...
Rats Back on the Menu in Southern China
...chicken. A rat was fetching for between 40 to 50 yuan
(5.2 to 6.5 US dollars) and reports said they could be found in Guangdong's cities of Fanyu, Zhaoqing, Dongguan and Hanhai. Earlier this year China's media also reported that civet cats were routinely finding their way back onto Guangdong dinner ta...
Aggressive Family Planning Sparks Riots in China
... the annual income of the villagers was only 1,000 yuan
(about $130). It is too much for people to bear," he said in a telephone interview. "The farmers were really angry because the family planning team was going around to homes and making farmers pay fines if they had too many kids," another said. "...
Earthquake Kills Three, Injures 290 in Southwest China
...government of Pu'er city has allocated one million yuan
for relieving the disaster. Rescue officials from the China Earthquake Administration have been dispatched to help local rescue efforts...
Chinas Blue Ear Virus-no Hogwash
...s central government has agreed to pay 285 million yuan
($37.13 million) for free vaccines for smaller breeding farms, where the disease was widespread. Low pork prices last year coupled with high feed prices, making farmers unwilling to raise sows, is also believed to have contributed to the rising p...
China Contributes Billions to Root Out Animal Diseases
...diseases. China has decided to invest 8.83 billion yuan
(1.12 billion U.S. dollars) to control and prevent... central government will enable about 5.66 billion yuan
and the remaining amount will be put in by the local government. The bird flu outbreak of 2004 had...
China Introduces Solar-powered Baths
...Shandong province, last winter. For a fee of one yuan
(about 12.5 US cents) per head and 1.5 yuan
(about 18.75 cents) in winter, more than 1,000 villagers can bathe in a village bathhouse. More t...
Massive Booking For China's First-Ever 'Five-Star' Hospital
...s at a hefty price. The cheapest room is at 40,000 yuan
(about $5,000) a month while the luxury suite charges nearly 10,000 yuan
(about $1,250) a day. The two-storey suite has separate bedrooms for the new mother, baby and babys...
Smokers Cost Chinese Economy Billions
...ers in China cost the country at least 250 billion yuan
(about $31 billion) last year, the Beijing Evening News reported Friday.// According to a research report of China Centre for Economic Research of Peking University, the health costs associated with treating 23 smoking related illnesses was about 1...
Typhoon Saomai Claims Her 330th Victims In China
... The local government has allocated 1.06 million yuan
($132,500) for relief aid and delivered 3,300 quilts, 17,270 boxes of instant noodles, 133 tonnes of rice and 13,475 tents to typhoon victims. The death toll in neighbouring Zhejiang province stands at 87 dead and 52 missing, and two dead and one m...
Chinese PLA Names Bogus Army Medical Bodies Selling Fake Drugs
...ere seized in Beijing. Fake drugs worth of 150,000 yuan
(18,750 US dollars) were confiscated in the largest such case of fraud yet. China intensified the crackdown against fake drugs following the recent death of nearly 10 people in south China's Guangdong province after a local hospital administered a m...
China's Insurance Companies Offer Policy for Altitude Sickness
...n to people aged between 3 and 70. It will cost 88 yuan
($11) and compensation will include 10,000 yuan
($1,250) in hospital charges in areas with high altitude. The policy comes hot on the heels of the...
Court Fines Newspaper for Revealing AIDS Orphan's Identity
...al China Times to pay the 19-year-old woman 20,000 yuan
(2,500 US dollars) and issue an apology on its front page for a report published last December. The report carried three photos of the woman and the story of her sufferings after her parents, who contracted AIDS after selling blood, died earlier thi...
China Launches Probe Into Breast Enhancement Drug
... on TV since the end of last year at a price of 99 yuan
(USD 12) per box. It has been advertised on 17 loc...n the Internet it is available for as little as 28 yuan
(USD 3.5). The company says it takes at least 10 boxes to have an impact. "Bolibao has been dominat...
12 Chinese Firms Appeal Against Court Ruling On Viagra
...d Tianjin, claim to have invested over 100 million yuan
(12 million US dollars) in less expensive imitations of the famous blue pill. (Source:PTI News)...
Foreign Fresher Students Offered Scholarship By Fudan
...he first-year tuition that could range from 23,000 yuan
to 42,000 yuan
each year for undergraduate students and 26,000 yuan
to 54,000 yuan
for postgraduates. In addition...
China to Face Huge Economic Losses Due to AIDS in the Coming Years
...ing five years are estimated to exceed 300 billion yuan
($42.25 billion), said a renowned AIDS expert here...IDS in China are estimated to reach 285.57 billion yuan
($35.6 billion) from 2006 to 2010. Citing the calculation of economist Li Jingwen, another CAS mem...
Coffee Bars: A Boon For China's Jobless Youths
... and bars with an annual sales volume of 2 billion yuan
($250 million). Starbucks, a leading retailer, roaster and brand of specialty coffee, has even managed to set up a cafe in the Forbidden City. The company has been known as a modern lifestyle for teenagers. To meet the demands of the labour market,...