Started in 2005, the new project is slated for completion in 2009 and will account for for approximately 30% of Chongqing’s total installed capacity.
This happened on the 19th, around 12pm. The train stopped in the middle of the tunnel, and then began to slowly move again, only to stop and start a few more times.
“Wouldn’t it be simpler just to leave advertising out of elevators? Fewer bureaucratic headaches, and we’d all be 6 to 8 degrees cooler.”
“I mean, how many different ways can Jack Bauer save the Republic from terrorists in 24 hours? Well, one way is to have China, the rising superpower, play a sinister role in this season’s back story.”
“These government officials believe in fengshui, gods and ghosts, but not Marxism-Leninism.”
“Shanghai Xingbake Cafe Corp. has changed its name to ‘Fangyun,’ the official Xinhua News Agency said Friday.”
“China’s showcase east coast city, Shanghai, will soon be home to MGM Studio World, a massive new indoor entertainment complex featuring dining, shopping, nightclubs and extensive entertainment facilities, including a cinema.”
“A city photographer has demanded 460,000 yuan (US$59,740) compensation from a decoration company he says flooded his studio, damaging 60,000 photographic plates and the ‘priceless’ images on them.”
“[T]he Chinese province of Zhejiang has taken matters into its own hands. Bars and hotels in the Zhejiang province must provide customers with access to condoms and other contraceptives, or face a $650 fine for non-compliance.”
“Wozone 我族网 is a free online social networking service that can also be used on your cell phone.”
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