A Chinese Navy submarine takes part in an international fleet review to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the founding of the People's Liberation Army Navy in Qingdao, Shandong province April 23, 2009. REUTERS photo Just as most Americans settle in for a nice three-day Memorial Day weekend, news brokethat China is [...]
Seoul (AFP) – FC Seoul came back from the brink to win a dramatic penalty shoot-out on Wednesday as Hao Junmin’s last-minute thunderbolt also put Shandong Luneng into the AFC Champions League quarter-finals. In a breathless night ofShow More Summary
Jinan is the second largest city in Shandong province, and a good place to see “normal China”; it is much more in the “concrete and motorbikes” mode than is Qingdao. Qufu is the birthplace of Confucius, and a longstanding home of the...Show More Summary
Sydney (AFP) – Substitute Hao Junmin’s last-minute rocket broke Sydney FC hearts and put China’s Shandong Luneng into the AFC Champions League quarter-finals after a sensational last-16 second leg on Wednesday. Goalkeeper Vedran Janjetovic’s...Show More Summary
A tourist and trainer have died after a walrus "hug" at a wildlife park in China. A male tourist from northern China was reportedly taking videos of a walrus from a narrow walkway at Xixiajou Wildlife Park in Shandong Province when he accidentally fell in the walrus pool. A trainer...
China, one of the world’s largest markets for chicken meat, has bred its latest poultry industry billionaire. Cao Jisheng, chairman of Shenzhen-listed Shandong Yisheng Livestock & Poultry Breeding, has become a billionaire after a run-up in the company’s shares at the Shenzhen Stock Exchange. Shandong Yisheng Livestock & Poultry Breading is involved [...]
Shantungosaurus giganteus Exhibit Recognised by Guinness Book of Records Everything Dinosaur has received reports from Chinese news agencies that a dinosaur exhibit in the Zhucheng Dinosaur Museum (Shandong Province, China), has been recognised by the Guinness World Records organisation as being the largest hadrosaurid skeleton on display. Show More Summary
The deal, terms of which were not disclosed, is the latest in a series of acquisitions by Chinese investors in the European luxury market.
Despite multiple warnings and signs put up at a popular scenic spot in Yantai City, in Shandong, China, Chinese tourists continue to pollute the pond by throwing dollar notes in to wish for good luck. In Asia, koi is believed to bring good luck and fortune to people. Show More Summary
The man currently polling in second place for the Republican party nomination — Texas Senator Ted Cruz — is known to be a very astute and accomplished lawyer. Prior to his upstart Senate election in 2013, Cruz’s career as a debate champ began at Princeton, and his litigation prowess served him foremost as the Texas […]
Chinese enginners have installed the main component of a reactor in the Shandong Province nuclear power plant that is expected to become the world’s first meltdown-free nuclear energy system.
Crew members of Great Britain wave goodbye after setting off for Race 9 at the Clipper 2015-16 Round the World Yacht Race in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province, Today, March 20, 2016.
Here's an odd one: a Chinese mining company has bought Runescape developer Jagex for $300m. That's according to the Financial Times and DealStreetAsia, which reports Shandong Hongda Mining Co Ltd, a ferrous metal mining firm that produces iron powder, copper powder and iron ore, picked up the British game company. Show More Summary
A Shandong parking lot is making rounds on the internet for painting extra large parking spaces for women in honor of International Women's Day.facepalm [ more › ]
A four-legged chicken has popped up on a farm in Shandong, China, and already people are wondering if its meat is edible. According to local Chinese reports, the chicken did not belong to the farm but was spotted in the vicinity by the daughter of a farmer, Zhu Zhenwu. Show More Summary
A 26-year-old woman from Shandong province with cerebral palsy has recently published four books which she spent over 10 years writing on computer, using only her feet. [ more › ]
You know you want these buns. [ more › ]
A college student in Shandong Province, China, devoted a year to constructing a 1-ton, 1/3-scale replica of Mobile Suit Gundam Unicorn.
But what does it want? [ more › ]
New fitness craze? [ more › ]