Just off the speedin’ track

New high speed rail links have brought China’s northern regions to within a couple of hours’ travel from the nation’s capital, and there is plenty for tourists to see along the way, Yang Feiyue reports. The recent launch of a high-speed rail service has stirred up the wanderlust of Chinese travellers looking for seasonal thrills.…

Emergency equipment focus of draft

Volunteers learn to use an automated external defibrillator during a training session in Xi’an, Shaanxi province. Dozens of these AEDs were installed at popular locations in the city. [Photo/Xinhua] Proposal for first-aid kits in public areas among regulations up for consideration Public places should be equipped with necessary first-aid equipment or facilities, according to a…