Great Leap Forward
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Mining accident
A mining accident is an accident that occurs during the process of mining minerals. Thousands of miners die from mining accidents each year, especially in the processes of coal mining and hard rock mi...
Mining accident - Wikipedia
Natural disasters in China
China is one of the countries most affected by natural disasters. It had 5 of the world's top 10 deadliest natural disasters; the top 3 occurred in China: the 1931 China floods, death toll 3 million ...
Number One Yixing Factory
Yixing Factory Number One is the oldest teapot factory in China. The factory houses skilled artisans who set strict standards for their work.
In 1918, the Jiangsu Provincial Ceramics Factory was e...
2008 Guangxi chemical plant explosions
The 2008 Guangxi chemical plant explosions were a series of explosions which occurred on August 26, 2008 in Yizhou city, Guangxi province, People's Republic of China.
The first explosion occurred ...
China Earthquake Administration
The China Earthquake Administration (CEA), (simplified Chinese: 中国地震局; traditional Chinese: 中國地震局; pinyin: Zhōngguó dìzhèn jú) is mandated by the Law of the People's Republic of China on P...
Mine rescue
Mine rescue is the specialized job of rescuing miners and others who have become trapped or injured in underground mines because of mining accidents, roof falls or floods and disasters such as explosi...
Burning of books and burying of scholars
The burning of books and burying of scholars (traditional Chinese: 焚書坑儒; simplified Chinese: 焚书坑儒; pinyin: fén shū kēng rú) refers to the supposed burning of texts in 213 BC and burial ali...
Burning of books and burying of scholars - Wikipedia
Three Red Banners
Three Red Banners (Chinese: 三面红旗; pinyin: Sānmiàn Hóngqí) were three ideological slogans in the late 1950s which called on the Chinese people to build a socialist state. The three Banners were...
Energy accidents
Energy resources bring with them great social and economic promise, providing financial growth for communities and energy services for local economies. However, the infrastructure which delivers energ...