Yunnan solar farms sold to United PV
The sale was part of a larger purchase totaling 8.8 billion yuan as United PV attempts to consolidate its solar energy holdings in western China.
The dark side of gold
National Geographic takes an unflinching documentary look at the human cost of China's gold mining boom.
Myanmar army blames rebels for China shelling
"Myanmar's army chief blamed ethnic Kokang rebels for shelling attacks in southwestern China that he said aimed to damage relations between China and Myanmar".
Highway connecting Hanoi to Yunnan complete
The Vietnamese government opened the US$198.4 million expressway on May 18, meaning Yunnan's border town Hekou is now more well-connected to Hanoi.
Myanmar ratchets up border tensions
U Ye Htut, presidential spokesperson, called on Beijing to more strictly patrol its Yunnan border, intimating Kokang rebels are sourcing weapons from China.
Research team dispatched to Yunnan site where panda was killed
The State Forestry Administration has sent a 40 person team to northwest Yunnan to search for possible new panda habitats. (Chinese)