China builds border economic zone with Myanmar

The construction of the China-Myanmar border economic zone was launched in a border county in Southwest China's Yunnan province on Tuesday.

'He will not be back' from Mekong

Three months have passed since 13 Chinese sailors were shot to death on the Mekong River, and Yang Duoxu still is shrouded by the loss of her husband, Wang Guichao.

Yunnan aims to be regional business hub

KUNMING - Yunnan province aims to grow into a trade hub in Southeast and South Asia and a major manufacturing base for China's export-oriented industries, said Li Jiheng, the province's acting governor.

Colorful buffalo attracts attention in SW China

An International Buffalo Body Painting Contest was held in Jiangcheng, Yunnan province on Dec 10, 2011. It drew 48 teams from 10 different countries.

“Tossing bags” to open up path of friendship

The second “Tossing Bags Carnival” will be launched in Jiangcheng for the purpose of “building a beautiful and harmonious life together with friends in the neighboring countries” on Dec 9.

Chinese firm lights Midwest

About seven months ago when John Coonrod, 50, sent his resume to Wanxiang New Energy, he could barely pronounce the Chinese company’s name.

Kunming Pan-Asia International Agricultural Fair

The Fair was open in Kunming.

HSBC opens new branch in southwest China

HSBC is reinforcing its presence in Southwest China as it opened a new branch in Kunming, the capital city of Yunnan province.The new branch is expected to boost the use of renminbi (RMB) in cross-border trade and investment," Wong said.

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