Uyghur Related

Int'l program on AIDS prevention launched in Xinjiang

  • Fri, 11/04/2005 - 11:00

A 9.8-million-US-dollar project co-sponsored by the British Department for International Development (BDID) and the Norwegian government has been launched in Xinjiang to help the northwestern Uygur autonomous region prevent HIV/AIDS

Super salt mine discovered in Xinjiang

  • Thu, 11/03/2005 - 11:00

An outsize salt mine with a proved reserve of 14.5 billion tons has been discovered in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, local government sources said on Thursday.

World's smallest temple discovered in China

  • Wed, 11/02/2005 - 11:00

Chinese archaeologists have claimed to have discovered the world's smallest ancient temple with Mahayana scriptures in the southern rim of the Taklimakan Desert in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region.

Chinese Muslims Uyghurs too scared to talk

  • Tue, 11/01/2005 - 11:00

The same muttered phrase greets any curious visitor who strays into the mosques and bazaars dotting towns in Xinjiang province in China's remote northwest.

Xinjiang Oil Commerce Chamber Ties With Kazakhstan Counterpart

  • Wed, 10/12/2005 - 12:00

China's Xinjiang Oil Commerce Chamber has signed an agreement recently with Kazakhstan Oil Commerce Chamber to form closer ties in energy cooperation, aiming to help its member companies find a feasible way out to do business with overseas oil companies.

CECC released its 2005 Annual Report

  • Wed, 10/12/2005 - 12:00

The Congressional-Executive Commission on China has released its 2005 Annual Report.

China's Xinjiang-Lanzhou Oil Pipeline Fnished

  • Tue, 10/11/2005 - 12:00

The Xinjiang-Lanzhou oil pipeline has in the main been completed, according to an announcement by the China Petroleum and Natural Gas Pipeline Bureau that undertook the project.

7 Oct 2005. Nobel Prize panels announce laureates women power honored?

  • Fri, 10/07/2005 - 12:00

Rebiya Kadeer, a prisoner of conscience in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, also known as East Turkistan, in China, also has a chance of bringing the prize home for women. She is a prominent symbol of the Uyghurs' struggle for basic human rights.

UNPO Appeal on Uyghur Political Prisoners

  • Thu, 10/06/2005 - 12:00


ICT Europe and Rebiya Kadeer Speak on Minority Rights in China

  • Thu, 10/06/2005 - 12:00

As part of an unofficial alternative program to the Amsterdam China Festival that began on 1 October in Amsterdam, Amnesty International and other organizations hosted a panel discussion on October 5 on "China: The Next Generation - Forgotten minorities" with Rebiya