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Xi'an News
07
Jun
2009
Car with a copied plate was abandoned E-mail
News - Xi'an News
Written by He Meng
Since last year, the driver Mr. LI has been fined for 40 times, charged for more than 1000 Yuan totally. On Wednesday he found a car with a same plate.

He then called police. But after two days, no person claims that he owns the car.

“I always drive carefully, and in a small range of area, these records must have been made by someone else”, said Liu with anger.
 
07
Jun
2009
More temp. Markets for Wei Yang district E-mail
News - Xi'an News
Written by He Meng
Eleven temporary markets will be open for public next week. And will add more after this.

After a survey was conducted online with the question: do you need a market nearby? Of 512 people voted, 509 people support. Opinions were also collected from the web and via the news papers.
The district officials soon started seeking the desired destinations for temporary markets. After locating the market, the announcement will be put up to show the time range, products and the hotlines for feedback. This acting will make it convenient for daily shoppers and city management. And there will be few sellers blocking the street.

 
03
Jun
2009
A new street just for Art! E-mail
News - Xi'an News
Written by He Meng
West of Da Yan pagoda is now a market  offering fine arts items and many demonstrations of traditional chinese painting, calligraphy and more.

Yesterday, 2. June 2009,  this street of  fine art  was officially open to the public. Along the street, there was a live sculpture show, live demonstration of painting and calligraphy, etc. And there will be shows going on for the next three weekends.

The street was located on West Yan Ta Road which runs for 2.3 km. And it will no longer be used for transportation. They plan to make this street a unique one in China in 3-5 years. And it will provide a platform for artists, organizations to demonstrate their works and a place for auctions and art work trade.  

 
03
Jun
2009
Waiting for salt E-mail
News - Xi'an News
Written by He Meng
Old people wait for hours for a  free offer:  A bag of salt
About four o’clock pm yesterday, thirty some people gathered in front of a drug store waiting for the free offer.

Those old people says this store is doing promotion recently, and passed out many ads flyers saying people can buy medicine for half price, and get a bag of salt if just visit. The store gives away salt three times a day. So people who missed the morning would wait for noon.
“We are pretty free at home anyway, here are so many senior people that I can chat with”, a 72 years old who is waiting with flyers in hand says.

 
01
Jun
2009
Careful when eating Zongzi... E-mail
News - Xi'an News
Written by He Meng
The short holiday for Duan wu jie(also known as Dragon boat festival )has just gone by. But during this three days, three people have visited hospitals because the stone of Chinese jujube in Zongzi ( food eaten especially at Duan wu jie) stuck in their esophagus.

May, the 28th, the fifth day of the fifth month in Chinese calendar, is the traditional Duan wu festival. Ms Wei came to the hospital with worries and painful looks said she was eating zongzi while talking to her mom, suddenly the stone of Chinese date was caught in her throat.Then she bite some bread expecting to swallow it down. But the more deep it got, the more pain she felt. Now she has to stay at the hospital for a period. So far, 5000 yuan has been spent due to the stone. The doctor says there has been three cases of this in this hospital.
 
31
May
2009
H1N1-phobia E-mail
News - Xi'an News
Written by He Meng
A man who himself  thought  that he has contracted H1N1 flu called in panic the police in Xi'an. On May 31st , the police received a phone call from a man: “Is that the Police? I may have got the H1N1 flu…” The police  sent him to the hospital to conduct further medical checks. After 4 hours, he was told that he is healthy.

The 30-year old man said he was having a sore throat when he settled off to work yesterday, and having a temperature of 39 degrees celcius. At about 14:00, the man felt uncomfortable in a bus packed with dozens of passengers. With all  the hot air in the bus, the more pain he has with his throat, the more worried he felt. He ended up falling into a faint, and was placed in a seat. At about 14:50, he waked up and dialed 110 saying he may have got the flu. A staff from the Shaanxi Department of Health states, so far, that they have not find any veryfied patient of the H1N1 flu in the province yet.

 
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