The title of this post says it all. China’s Environmental Protection Ministry has released a report of an official study conducted between 2005 and 2013, which showed that 16.1% of China’s soil and 19.4% of its arable land are contaminated, principally with excessive levels of cadmium, nickel and arsenic. 364 more words
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The death toll from a flooding incident at a coal mine in China’s southwest two weeks ago has reached 20.On Friday, Chinese state media reported that another 14 bodies had been recovered at the Xiahaizi mine in the city of Qujing, Yunnan Province. 81 more words
Ilia Frolov won the men’s competition of third stage of the World Cup. Second place was taken by Róbert Kasza while the podium was completed by the host country’s representative Jianli Guo.
I’ve left China :( booooooooo
This photo is me on the 2nd viewing platform of the Oriental Pearl tower, I’ve been given advice to include more photos, so I’m going to make the effort! 571 more words
WITH its red phone boxes, statue of Winston Churchill and Anglicized church, Thames Town looks just like an English city, but it was built to house suburban residents of Shanghai. 7 more words