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    Whistleblower Exposes Guangzhou Metro Line 3 Safety Failures

    Signs of shoddy workmanship are apparent on a section of Guangzhou’s Beiyan Metro Line 3, says an engineer from the company responsible for its safety inspection. The line was completed in anticipation of the 2010 Asian Games to be held there. In a post on his Sina blog titled “The deadly path to the Asian […]

  • Chinese girls standing at attention, rehearsing for the Guangzhou Asian Games.


    Guangzhou 2010 Asian Games Goodwill Hostesses In Training

    From Mop: [Preparations for the] Guangzhou Asian Games opening and closing ceremonies; look at this orderly and uniform military training! On October 2, the “goodwill hostesses” for the opening and closing ceremonies of the Guangzhou Asian games have begun their military training under the guidance of an drill sergeant. The selection of the Guangzhou Asian […]

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    Guangdong Officials Bid to Host the 2020 World Expo

    From NetEase: Guangdong officials say they have already formally bid to host the 2020 World Expo Summary: On the 27th, the head of the Guangdong province branch of the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade and the deputy head of the provincial Expo working group clearly expressed that Guangdong is currently in preparations […]