Gales and hailstorms killed at least 39 people, injured hundreds and destroyed hundreds of homes in southwest and central China.
On April 14, 2010 the Southern Quinghai region in the north-west of China experienced a 6.9 magnitude earthquake which left hundreds of people dead and the majority of population injured.
A landslide occurred in northwest China's Shaanxi Province on March 10, 2010. It left 26 people dead among the total of 44 trapped.
xinhuanet reports, that China has successfully launched "Yaogan IX", a new remote-sensing satellite, according to a statement from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center.
The ASEAN+3 Satellite Image Archive for Environmental Study is a project, which allows to share satellite archives for natural hazard management and environmental study among the ASEAN+3 member cou
Part of China has been hit by low-temperature and blizzard since 2 January.
According to the Ministry of Civil Affairs announced (MCA ), heavy snow has left 21 people dead in north and central China.
China will host the office of the new international programme, Integrated Research on Disaster Risk (IRDR).
An earthquake measuring 5 on the Richter scale shook southwest China's Yunnan Province on Nov. 2.
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