Thursday, March 5, 2015   

Icebreaker Snow Dagon on the move again
(01-07 19:09)

A Chinese vessel that helped rescue passengers from a Russian research ship trapped in Antarctica only to get stuck in the ice itself broke free today, state media reported.
The Xue Long, or Snow Dragon, “pulled free of the ice and navigated into the open waters,’’ Xinhua reported.—AFP
   
Other China breaking news:
Infected Anhui farmer takes provincial avian flu tally to six (03-05 17:15)
495,800 moved overseas to study last year (03-05 17:11)
Two new deputy governors named to central bank (03-05 17:05)
Economic planner rejects further stimulus (03-05 17:02)
(NPC) Staying the course on Taiwan (03-05 12:05)
(NPC) Limits to be set on local government debts (03-05 12:01)
(NPC) Beijing lays down 7pc economic growth goal (03-05 11:20)
(NPC) Defense outlay set at US$141b (03-05 11:15)
(NPC) Shenzhen-Hong Kong bourses to be linked (03-05 10:56)
American companies ponder missing financial reforms at Shanghai free trade zone (03-04 18:29)

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