New Kunming train station expected to open in 2016
The head of Kunming's Railway Bureau told national leaders meeting in Beijing the station, located east of Chenggong, will open as scheduled in two years.
Coffee warehousing facility under construction in Pu'er
The storage and trade center is a step toward Pu'er rightfully attaining the title of "coffee capital of China", according to prefectural party chief Wei Xing.
Security tightened at Changshui following stabbings
"Travellers at the airport will be subject to more frequent and closer scrutiny over their body and luggage, airport officials said, adding that the enhanced checks will prolong the process."
Outdoor car washing deemed illegal in Kunming
Beginning March 1, outdoor car washing facilities will no longer be allowed to operate and indoor facilities must demonstrate all of their wastewater flows directly into the sewer.
Pipeline and refinery in question as China cuts back
"The future of China's multi-billion dollar investment in an oil terminal and trans-shipment pipeline in Burma may be in doubt, after a major processing refinery project in China was delayed."
Handy internet tool once again blocked
A popular VPN service provider has been shut down. In the past such annoyances have been temporary and usually last for only a few days. Remain calm.