TYPHOON Matmo churned ashore in southeastern China yesterday and was downgraded to a tropical storm, while the death toll from last week’s more powerful Typhoon Rammasun rose further. Full Story

Typhoon Matmo wreaks havoc in Fujian, Taiwan

Typhoon Matmo, the 10th typhoon to hit China's coast this year, struck Fujian province on Wednesday after slamming Taiwan with heavy downpours and leaving 10 injured on the island. Full Story

All Xisha's inhabited islands now have passages

China's Sansha city has opened up all passages to the inhabited islands of the Xisha archipelago. Full Story

China braces for Typhoon Matmo

2014-07-23 15:02:17 GMT

FUZHOU, July 23 (Xinhua) -- Coastal Chinese regions are bracing for typhoon Matmo as the 10th typhoon to affect the country this year made landfall in Fujian Province on Wednesday afternoon. Full Story

Fujian province closed its coastal scenic spots and shut down outdoor construction on Tuesday as it braces for Typhoon Matmo, the 10th typhoon to hit the Chinese coast this year. Full Story

Flights delays to last until mid-August

2014-07-23 02:44:27 GMT

THE flight delays affecting major airports in China is likely to last for a month with the Civil Aviation Administration of China reportedly issuing a directive to domestic airlines to limit the number of flights, media reports claimed yesterday. Full Story