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  Bush visits China  US President made a strong defence of human rights after initial talks with President Jiang Zemin Airliner crashes into the sea Airliner with 225 people crashed into sea  There is little hope of finding survivors after a Boeing 747-200 crashed on its way to Hong Kong Gloomy skies over handover anniversary Naval exercises canceled Taiwan demands equal sovereignty at UN Giant lake flood threatens millions Flood emergency in province of Hunan Million people battling lake   Families living nearby China's second largest freshwater lake have begun to flee their homes. 600,000 begun evacuating Flooded lake reaches crest China tightens missile export rules China deals U.S. blow over Iraq Food poisoning kills 40 Inquiry ordered into deadly food poisoning N. Korea capitalist zone boss 'arrested' Jiang and Bush start summit Bush, Jiang agree on North Korea Communist Party Congress opens  More than 2,000 Party delegates have gathered for a meeting which looks set to approve sweeping leadership changes Jiang's stark warning over corruption Zemin, 5 other leaders stepping down
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  Only one senior leader, Vice President Hu Jintao, 59, had been re-elected to new Central Committee
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January 2002 ... more > Top ^
Jan.9  Immigrants lose right to stay
Jan.12  Major anti-pollution drive launched
Jan.18  President's plane 'bugged'
Jan.19  Town braced for demolition


February 2002 ... more > Top ^
Feb.20  
  US President made a strong defence of human rights after initial talks with President Jiang Zemin
Feb.21  Bush preaches democracy to China

March 2002 ... more > Top ^
Mar.4  PM attacks corruption Mar.12  Giant dam seeks funds Mar.14  North Koreans storm Spanish embassy Mar.25  Capsule launch Mar.31  Families stage vigil  Hong Kong set for deportations

April 2002 ... more > Top ^
Apr.4  Scientists detail rice code Apr.7  Sand smothers Mongolia to Korea Apr.11  China admits AIDS rising sharply Apr.15 50 pulled alive from crush

May 2002 ... more > Top ^
May.1  Hu warns US over Taiwan May.7   Airliner crashes into the sea
Map of Dalian China  A Northern Airlines plane carrying 112 people has crashed near Dalian in north-east China. 60 bodies had been found May.10  Asylum row escalates May.21  North Koreans 'granted asylum' May.24  N Koreans enter South Korean consulate May.25   Airliner with 225 people crashed into sea
  There is little hope of finding survivors after a Boeing 747-200 crashed on its way to Hong Kong
May.26  Plane broke up in mid-air

June 2002 ... more > Top ^
Jun.13  Millions hit by flooding Jun.15 Cafe fire kills 24
Jun.27  China AIDS a 'titantic peril' Jun.30   Gloomy skies over handover anniversary  5th anniversary is marked with low-key ceremonies under widespread economic gloom. Chief Executive begins second term

July 2002 ... more > Top ^
Jul.8  Mine blast kills 39 Jul.9  TV hacking culprits hunted Jul.11  China-Russia wargames confirmed Jul.12  China's 'coercive' Taiwan strategy Jul.20  Anger over U.S. sanctions  Giant hailstones kill 15 Jul.23  China: Falun Gong a global threat Jul.30  China buys weapons as Taiwan cautions

August 2002 ... more > Top ^
Aug.3  China: Taiwan's future lies in reunification Aug.6   Naval exercises canceled  Taiwan is trying to avoid creating 'misunderstandings'. China is hardening aggressive military stance toward the island Aug.8  Australia wins huge China gas deal Aug.11     Taiwan demands equal sovereignty at UN  Taiwan has reportedly asked allied countries to revive the issue of separate U.N. status. Move sparks fresh Chinese anger Aug.18  Disaster alert after week of heavy rains Aug.20   Giant lake flood threatens millions  Lake Dongting is threatening to burst its banks and placing around 10 million people at severe risk   Flood emergency in province of Hunan  Surging water levels in the country's second biggest freshwater lake threaten more than 10 million people Aug.22   Million people battling lake
Map of Lake Dongting Hunan China
  Families living nearby China's second largest freshwater lake have begun to flee their homes..    850,000 civilians and soldiers have mobilised to shore up dykes...
  600,000 begun evacuating   Dongting Lake in Hunan province is threatening to overflow and engulf surrounding cities and farmland Aug.24   Flooded lake reaches crest
  The swollen Dongting Lake slowly begun to ebb after thousands of people worked around the clock to erect barriers Aug.25   China tightens missile export rules  A new list of regulations aimed at controlling the export of the technology in an apparent effort to ease U.S. concerns  Millions brace for flood surge Aug.26  China desperate for break in the weather Aug.27  Tokyo court rejects bio-warfare claims  Flood crest threatens city of Jiuqiang Aug.28   China deals U.S. blow over Iraq  Beijing is against the use of force to resolve Baghdad's differences with the West Aug.30  U.S.: China separatists 'plotted attacks'

September 2002 ... more > Top ^
Sep.2  Chen rejects Taiwan-China reunification Sep.3 China ratifies global warming treaty
Asylum-seekers storm compound Sep.10 North Koreans allowed to leave China Sep.14   Food poisoning kills 40  400 people have fallen ill after eating sesame cakes, fried dough sticks and rice balls China cautious on Iraq action Sep.15   Inquiry ordered into deadly food poisoning   Outbreak of mass food poisoning in the city of Nanjing has killed several people and sickened hundreds more Sep.18 10 executed in pre-congress crackdown Sep.19 China upbeat on U.S. relations Sep.20 Jail for Falun Gong TV hackers Sep.24 School stairway collapse kills 21 Sep.27 Downed WWII U.S. air crew handed over Sep.30 Death sentence over poisonings

October 2002 ... more > Top ^
Oct.1 Holiday safety alert
Beijing seeks WMD curbs Oct.3   N. Korea capitalist zone boss 'arrested'  Yang Bin, a Chinese-born tycoon, has been summoned for questioning in China on suspicion of tax evasion Oct.9 Tycoon controversy deepens Oct.10 Tourist killed near Great Wall Oct.18 Beijing urges caution with North Korea Oct.23 Jiang Zemin has arrived in America Oct.24 China, U.S. to resume military ties Oct.25     Jiang and Bush start summit
  The two presidents have begun probably be their last bilateral talks before the Chinese leader hands over power     Bush, Jiang agree on North Korea  Presidents agreed that N. Korea should scrap its nuclear weapons program and pledged to resolve the standoff peacefully

November 2002 ... more > Top ^
Nov.7   Communist Party Congress opens
  More than 2,000 Party delegates have gathered for a meeting which looks set to approve sweeping leadership changes
Jiang rules out democratic reform
Nov.8   Jiang's stark warning over corruption  President has warned that the Communist Party must take a tough line against corruption or risk its 'self-destruction' Nov.11 War on corruption and unemployment Nov.12 Call for calm over leadership changes Nov.13   Zemin, 5 other leaders stepping down
  Only one senior leader, Vice President Hu Jintao, 59, had been re-elected to new Central Committee
Nov.14     China announces new leaders
  Vice President Hu Jintao has been named the head of Communist Party. 5 allies of President Zemin were appointed

December 2002 ... more > Top ^
Dec.9 U.S. upbeat after China military talks Dec.14 Strong 5.9 earthquake Dec.17 Breakthrough in China human rights Dec.18 China hits out at U.S. missile plans Dec.24   Emotional reunion for freed dissident  Chinese dissident Xu Wenli has arrived to a reunion with his daughter Dec.26 Crack down on cyber cafes


Naval exercises canceled  Taiwan is trying to avoid creating 'misunderstandings'. China is hardening aggressive military stance toward the island China tightens missile export rules  A new list of regulations aimed at controlling the export of the technology in an apparent effort to ease U.S. concerns China deals U.S. blow over Iraq  Beijing is against the use of force to resolve Baghdad's differences with the West Downed WWII U.S. air crew handed over Beijing seeks WMD curbs China, U.S. to resume military ties U.S. upbeat after China military talks China hits out at U.S. missile plans 50 pulled alive from crush Airliner crashes into the sea Map of Dalian China  A Northern Airlines plane carrying 112 people has crashed near Dalian in north-east China. 60 bodies had been found Airliner with 225 people crashed into sea




China, 2002 War & Army Timeline ... See World War & Army timeline Top ^
2002
Jul.11  China-Russia wargames confirmed
Jul.30  China buys weapons as Taiwan cautions
Aug.6
Aug.25
Aug.27  Tokyo court rejects bio-warfare claims
Aug.28
Sep.27
Oct.1
Oct.24
Dec.9
Dec.18




China, 2002 Disasters Timeline ... See World Disasters timeline Top ^
2002
Jan.12  Major anti-pollution drive launched
Jan.19  Town braced for demolition
Apr.7  Sand smothers Mongolia to Korea
Apr.11  China admits AIDS rising sharply
Apr.15
May.7
May.25
  There is little hope of finding survivors after a Boeing 747-200 crashed on its way to Hong Kong
May.26  Plane broke up in mid-air Jun.13  Millions hit by flooding Jun.15 Cafe fire kills 24 Jun.27  China AIDS a 'titantic peril' Jul.8  Mine blast kills 39 Jul.20  Giant hailstones kill 15 Aug.18  Disaster alert after week of heavy rains Aug.20 Giant lake flood threatens millions  Lake Dongting is threatening to burst its banks and placing around 10 million people at severe risk Aug.20 Flood emergency in province of Hunan  Surging water levels in the country's second biggest freshwater lake threaten more than 10 million people Aug.22 Million people battling lake Map of Lake Dongting Hunan China
  Families living nearby China's second largest freshwater lake have begun to flee their homes..    850,000 civilians and soldiers have mobilised to shore up dykes...
Aug.22 600,000 begun evacuating   Dongting Lake in Hunan province is threatening to overflow and engulf surrounding cities and farmland Aug.24 Flooded lake reaches crest
  The swollen Dongting Lake slowly begun to ebb after thousands of people worked around the clock to erect barriers Aug.25  Millions brace for flood surge Aug.26  China desperate for break in the weather Aug.27  Flood crest threatens city of Jiuqiang Sep.14 Food poisoning kills 40  400 people have fallen ill after eating sesame cakes, fried dough sticks and rice balls Sep.24 School stairway collapse kills 21 Dec.14 Strong 5.9 earthquake



China, 2002 Business Timeline ... See World Business timeline Top ^
2002 Mar.12  Giant dam seeks funds Apr.4  Scientists detail rice code Jul.20  Anger over U.S. sanctions Aug.8  Australia wins huge China gas deal Aug.25 China tightens missile export rules  A new list of regulations aimed at controlling the export of the technology in an apparent effort to ease U.S. concerns Nov.11 War on corruption and unemployment
Dec.26 Crack down on cyber cafes



China, 2002 Crime Timeline ... See World Crime timeline Top ^
2002 Jan.18  President's plane 'bugged' Mar.4  PM attacks corruption Aug.30  U.S.: China separatists 'plotted attacks' Sep.15 Inquiry ordered into deadly food poisoning   Outbreak of mass food poisoning in the city of Nanjing has killed several people and sickened hundreds more Sep.18 10 executed in pre-congress crackdown
Sep.20 Jail for Falun Gong TV hackers Sep.30 Death sentence over poisonings Oct.3 N. Korea capitalist zone boss 'arrested'  Yang Bin, a Chinese-born tycoon, has been summoned for questioning in China on suspicion of tax evasion Oct.9 Tycoon controversy deepens Oct.10 Tourist killed near Great Wall Nov.8 Jiang's stark warning over corruption  President has warned that the Communist Party must take a tough line against corruption or risk its 'self-destruction' Nov.11 War on corruption and unemployment



China, 2002 Politics Timeline ... See World Politics timeline Top ^
2002 Jan.9  Immigrants lose right to stay Feb.20   Bush visits China
  US President made a strong defence of human rights after initial talks with President Jiang Zemin
Feb.21  Bush preaches democracy to China Mar.14  North Koreans storm Spanish embassy Mar.25  Capsule launch Mar.31  Families stage vigil Mar.31  Hong Kong set for deportations May.1  Hu warns US over Taiwan May.10  Asylum row escalates May.21  North Koreans 'granted asylum' May.24  N Koreans enter South Korean consulate Jun.30 Gloomy skies over handover anniversary  5th anniversary is marked with low-key ceremonies under widespread economic gloom. Chief Executive begins second term Jul.9  TV hacking culprits hunted Jul.12  China's 'coercive' Taiwan strategy Jul.23  China: Falun Gong a global threat Aug.3  China: Taiwan's future lies in reunification Aug.11   Taiwan demands equal sovereignty at UN  Taiwan has reportedly asked allied countries to revive the issue of separate U.N. status. Move sparks fresh Chinese anger Sep.2  Chen rejects Taiwan-China reunification Sep.3 China ratifies global warming treaty
Sep.3 Asylum-seekers storm compound Sep.10 North Koreans allowed to leave China Sep.14 China cautious on Iraq action Sep.19 China upbeat on U.S. relations Sep.20 Jail for Falun Gong TV hackers Oct.1 Holiday safety alert Oct.18 Beijing urges caution with North Korea Oct.23 Jiang Zemin has arrived in America Oct.25   Jiang and Bush start summit  The two presidents have begun probably be their last bilateral talks before the Chinese leader hands over power Oct.25   Bush, Jiang agree on North Korea  Presidents agreed that N. Korea should scrap its nuclear weapons program and pledged to resolve the standoff peacefully Nov.7 Communist Party Congress opens
  More than 2,000 Party delegates have gathered for a meeting which looks set to approve sweeping leadership changes
Nov.7 Jiang rules out democratic reform
Nov.12 Call for calm over leadership changes Nov.13 Zemin, 5 other leaders stepping down
  Only one senior leader, Vice President Hu Jintao, 59, had been re-elected to new Central Committee
Nov.14   China announces new leaders
  Vice President Hu Jintao has been named the head of Communist Party. 5 allies of President Zemin were appointed Dec.9 U.S. upbeat after China military talks
Dec.17 Breakthrough in China human rights Dec.24 Emotional reunion for freed dissident  Chinese dissident Xu Wenli has arrived to a reunion with his daughter