Tag Archives: Guangzhou

Cobalt-60 front page story removed from Southern Metropolis Daily

Cobalt-60 radiation source exposed for 48 days in Guangzhou; authorities recall front-page story.

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China in the 1920s

Found via Liuzhou Laowai, a 1920s silent film shot in Beijing, Shenyang, Tianjin, Guangzhou, Hong Kong and Shanghai.

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AP courses come to American-style high school in Guangzhou

New Express: A Guangzhou high school claims to be the first in China to offer students (Advanced Placement) courses and tests.

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Kidnappers say they just wanted to save their mom

Southern Metropolis Daily: two brothers took a woman hostage yesterday in Guangzhou.

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Guangzhou scenic park suffers gun, harpoon and machete attack

A report from Caijing, translated by Andrew Chubb, and a video of the victims from Ku6.com.

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Chinese bloggers conference 2008 November 15 – 16

Announcement of Chinese Bloggers Conference 2008 in Guangzhou.

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Olympic baby boom

Information Times (信息时报): Some expectant mothers in Guangzhou are asking their doctors to rearrange the delivery date for their babies to coincide with the opening of the Beijing Olympic Games on August 8.

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Black markets in 1981

A 1981 news story by Graham Earnshaw about black markets in Guangzhou (Canton) in the early 1980s.

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Police parade in Guangzhou

The front page of Information Times (信息时报) today features a group photos about a police parade in Guangzhou on Monday.

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There’s no rush to join the crowds

Information Times (信息时报) features a photo of the people-mountain-people-sea at the Guangzhou Train Station.

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