Lincang hit by weekend earthquake
The 5.5 magnitude temblor struck Cangyuan Sunday around 9pm. At least 20 people were taken to local hospitals with injuries, but overall damage was considered light.
Wildfires near Shilin extinguished
The arrival of gorgeous weather across much of Yunnan also signals the beginning of fire season, as blazes that recently claimed 1,500 acres south of Kunming attest. (Chinese)
Myanmar approves $300 million loan from China
The line of credit will be used with the "aim of reducing the country's poverty rate to 16 per cent and improving the socio-economic lives of farmers and others."
Boxer Xiong takes title in Wenshan
Yunnan's "Mini Tyson" returned to the ring and once again won an internationally recognized title when he beat Hiroya Yamamoto on February 22.
Pu'er hit by weekend earthquake
A 4.4 temblor shook southern Yunnan on Saturday, February 21. No deaths have been reported but more than 10,000 people were effected.
Changshui isn't the only airport bedeviled by fog
Low visibility scrapped several flights and left 3,000 stranded in Guangxi's Guilin.