HFMD, characterized by fever, sores in the mouth and rashes on hands and feet, is not a new infection and is common among infants and children, experts say. It can be triggered by various viruses and usually does not lead to death.
China's Ministry of Information Industry (MII) and National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) jointly announced the country's mobile roaming service charges would be lowered starting from March 1.
China Mobile said it had received about 4,000 complaints each day over spam messages before March 15. A statement from the company reported the number of daily complaints has now decreased to 2,000, but did not provide details on the reduction.
Beijing court has issued what's being treated as the first decision to award damages for emotional distress in a case involving human flesh search engines. A Beijing man surnamed Yan won 10,000 yuan in emotional damages from his former employer, along with 1,300 yuan for economic losses.
Authorities will launch a three-month inspection on Oct 11 to prevent coalmine accidents nationwide, following a slew of fatal mining mishaps in the past months, the State Administration of Work Safety (SAWS) announced on its website.
The upper stream of the Qianjiang River near Beichuan County was damaged in the May 12 earthquake, forming "quake lakes" as water was shoved from its bed by rock and mud slides sent off by the earthquakes.
The weekend charter flights across the Taiwan Strait will begin on the first weekend in July, and flights will be arranged from Friday to Monday. It is expected (that) direct charter flights will operate daily before the end of the year.
Bailout是经济学中的一个常见词，a term used to describe a situation where a bankrupt or nearly bankrupt entity, such as a corporation or a bank, is given a fresh injection of liquidity, in order to meet its short term obligations, often by governments or consortia of investors（集团在面临倒闭的情况下，由政府或投资财团提供短期资金注入以助其度过难关的情况，即“救助”）。