Official: Yunnan will have two bullet trains by 201612 comments
Elephant poached for ivory in Xishuangbanna10 comments
Megatrudge 2014: 400 kilometers across the Gobi10 comments
US, China to extend visas for short-term business travelers, tourists, and students10 comments
Ruili Airlines tries to get off the ground
The tiny start-up received delivery of the first of a planned 14 Boeing planes as it looks to establish itself in Yunnan's competitive air travel market.
Three-year plan for Ludian rebuild unveiled
Short on specifics, the effort hopes to accomplish the not-so ambitious goal of building a "moderately prosperous society" in the area.
Strong earthquake hits Sichuan
A magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck Kangding, a majority Tibetan area in central Sichuan. One person was reportedly killed. (requires proxy)
Agile's chairman hemorrhaging money
In the wake of a bribery scandal that started in Yunnan, Chen Zhuolin is losing money fast as his real estate company stocks are in free-fall.
Drug related violence on the rise
"An increase in the smuggling of synthetic drugs like methamphetamine from Southeast Asia has fueled a rise in violent crime in China this year...".
Bayer buys Yunnan's Dihon Pharmaceutical for 3.6 billion yuan
The German conglomerate purchased the TCM and skin products company in an effort to cash in on China's booming health supplements market.