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LUNAR-NEWYEAR/CHINA
RTX6M7HD
February 11, 2019
Passengers crowd to enter a subway outside Beijing Railway Station, after arriving by train to China's...
Beijing, China
Passengers crowd to enter a subway outside Beijing Railway Station as the annual Spring Festival holidays...
Passengers crowd to enter a subway outside Beijing Railway Station, after arriving by train to China's capital during the Chinese Lunar New Year travel rush as the annual Spring Festival holidays end in Beijing, China February 11, 2019. REUTERS/Jason Lee
LUNAR-NEWYEAR/CHINA-MASS MIGRATION
RTX4VOR3
February 12, 2018
Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as the annual Spring Festival...
Shanghai, China
Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as the annual Spring Festival...
Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as the annual Spring Festival travel rush begins ahead of the Chinese Lunar New Year in Shanghai, China February 12, 2018. REUTERS/Aly Song TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
LUNAR-NEWYEAR/CHINA-MASS MIGRATION
RTX4VOB3
February 12, 2018
Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as the annual Spring Festival...
Shanghai, China
Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as the annual Spring Festival...
Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as the annual Spring Festival travel rush begins ahead of the Chinese Lunar New Year in Shanghai, China February 12, 2018. REUTERS/Aly Song
LUNAR-NEWYEAR/CHINA-MASS MIGRATION
RTX4VOAX
February 12, 2018
Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as the annual Spring Festival...
Shanghai, China
Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as the annual Spring Festival...
Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as the annual Spring Festival travel rush begins ahead of the Chinese Lunar New Year in Shanghai, China February 12, 2018. REUTERS/Aly Song
LUNAR-NEWYEAR/CHINA-MASS MIGRATION
RTX4VOAV
February 12, 2018
Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as the annual Spring Festival...
Shanghai, China
Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as the annual Spring Festival...
Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as the annual Spring Festival travel rush begins ahead of the Chinese Lunar New Year in Shanghai, China February 12, 2018. REUTERS/Aly Song
LUNAR-NEWYEAR/CHINA-MASS MIGRATION
RTX4VOA6
February 12, 2018
Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as the annual Spring Festival...
Shanghai, China
Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as the annual Spring Festival...
Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as the annual Spring Festival travel rush begins ahead of the Chinese Lunar New Year in Shanghai, China February 12, 2018. REUTERS/Aly Song
LUNAR-NEWYEAR/CHINA-MASS MIGRATION
RTSX884
January 25, 2017
Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as hundreds of millions of Chinese...
Shanghai, China
Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as hundreds of millions of Chinese...
Passengers wait to board trains at Shanghai's Hongqiao Railway Station as hundreds of millions of Chinese travel home for Lunar New Year in Beijing and Shanghai, in Shanghai, China January 25, 2017. REUTERS/Aly Song
LUNAR-NEWYEAR/
RTX24WD1
February 01, 2016
Passengers wait to board a train to Xi'an, at the Beijing West Railway Station, in Beijing, China, February...
Beijing, China
Passengers wait to board a train to Xi'an, at the Beijing West Railway Station
Passengers wait to board a train to Xi'an, at the Beijing West Railway Station, in Beijing, China, February 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Lee
LUNAR-NEWYEAR/
RTX24WCM
February 01, 2016
Passengers walk to board a train to Xi'an, at the Beijing West Railway Station, in Beijing, China, February...
Beijing, China
Passengers walk to board a train to Xi'an, at the Beijing West Railway Station
Passengers walk to board a train to Xi'an, at the Beijing West Railway Station, in Beijing, China, February 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Lee
LUNAR-NEWYEAR/
RTX24WCJ
February 01, 2016
Passengers wait to board a train to Xi'an, at the Beijing West Railway Station, in Beijing, China, February...
Beijing, China
Passengers wait to board a train to Xi'an, at the Beijing West Railway Station
Passengers wait to board a train to Xi'an, at the Beijing West Railway Station, in Beijing, China, February 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Lee
LUNAR-NEWYEAR/
RTX24WCI
February 01, 2016
Passengers wait to board a train to Xi'an, at the Beijing West Railway Station, in Beijing, China, February...
Beijing, China
Passengers wait to board a train to Xi'an, at the Beijing West Railway Station
Passengers wait to board a train to Xi'an, at the Beijing West Railway Station, in Beijing, China, February 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Lee
LUNAR-NEWYEAR/
RTX24WCH
February 01, 2016
Passengers walk inside the Beijing West Railway Station, in Beijing, China, February 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jason...
Beijing, China
Passengers walk inside the Beijing West Railway Station
Passengers walk inside the Beijing West Railway Station, in Beijing, China, February 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Lee
LUNAR-NEWYEAR/
RTX24WBG
February 01, 2016
Passengers carry luggages as they enter the waiting hall of the Beijing West Railway Station, China,...
Beijing, China
Passengers carry luggages as they enter the waiting hall of the Beijing West Railway Station
Passengers carry luggages as they enter the waiting hall of the Beijing West Railway Station, China, February 1, 2016. REUTERS/Jason Lee
CHINA-TRAVEL/RUSH
RTR4PQRM
February 16, 2015
Passengers stand on lines to enter platforms while paramilitary policemen stand guards at a railway station...
Beijing, China
Passengers stand on lines to enter platforms while paramilitary policemen stand guards at a railway station...
Passengers stand on lines to enter platforms while paramilitary policemen stand guards at a railway station in Beijing February 16, 2015. Chinese Ministry of Transport said a total of 2.807 billion trips are expected to be made during the 40-day Spring Festival travel rush, which started on February 4 and will last until March 16, Xinhua News Agency reported. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon (CHINA - Tags: ANNIVERSARY SOCIETY TRANSPORT)
CHINA/SECURITY
RTR3QZOA
May 27, 2014
A security officer stands guard as passengers line up and wait for a security check during morning rush...
Beijing, China
A security officer stands guard as passengers line up and wait for a security check during morning rush...
A security officer stands guard as passengers line up and wait for a security check during morning rush hour at Tiantongyuan North Station in Beijing May 27, 2014. Beijing tightened security checks at subway stations since last Saturday, following an attack in China's troubled Xinjiang region which killed 31 people on May 22, the deadliest act of violence in the region in years. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA - Tags: CIVIL UNREST CRIME LAW TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY TRANSPORT)
CHINA/
RTX17XPP
January 28, 2014
People wait for their trains at Hongqiao train station in Shanghai, ahead of Chinese New Year, January...
Shanghai, China
People wait for their trains at Hongqiao train station in Shanghai
People wait for their trains at Hongqiao train station in Shanghai, ahead of Chinese New Year, January 28, 2014. About 3.62 billion trips will be made during the 40-day Spring Festival travel rush which started from January 16, an official said, Xinhua News Agency reported. REUTERS/Carlos Barria (CHINA - Tags: SOCIETY TRANSPORT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
CHINA/
RTR3DG5V
February 07, 2013
Passengers waiting to board trains crowd Beijing Railway Station February 7, 2013. According to an official...
Beijing, China
Passengers waiting to board trains crowd Beijing Railway Station
Passengers waiting to board trains crowd Beijing Railway Station February 7, 2013. According to an official with the Ministry of Railways, railway authorities arranged 358 more passenger trains to start handling the estimated 5.2 million daily trips over the next 40-day travel rush period due to the Spring Festival, Xinhua News Agency reported. The Spring Festival, also known as the Lunar New Year, will begin on February 10 this year and usher in the Year of the Snake. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA - Tags: SOCIETY TRANSPORT)
CHINA/
RTR3DAIB
February 03, 2013
A paramilitary police officer keeps order as passengers crowd at an entrance of the Beijing West Railway...
Beijing, China
A paramilitary police officer keeps order as passengers crowd at an entrance of the Beijing West Railway...
A paramilitary police officer keeps order as passengers crowd at an entrance of the Beijing West Railway Station February 3, 2013. According to an official with the Ministry of Railways, railway authorities arranged 358 more passenger trains to start handling the estimated 5.2 million daily trips over the next 40-day travel rush period due to the Spring Festival, Xinhua News Agency reported. The Spring Festival, also known as the Lunar New Year, will begin on February 10 this year and usher in the Year of the Snake. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA - Tags: SOCIETY TRANSPORT)
CHINA-TICKETS/
RTR2W4PT
January 11, 2012
A passenger carries his luggage on his shoulder as he jostles through the crowd to board the train at...
Hefei, China
A passenger carries his luggage on his shoulder as he jostles through the crowd to board the train at...
A passenger carries his luggage on his shoulder as he jostles through the crowd to board the train at Hefei Railway Station, Anhui province January 11, 2012. Chinese New Year, or Spring Festival, is the biggest of two "Golden Week" holidays, giving migrant workers their only chance of the year to return to their home provinces with gifts for their families. More than 200 million people are expected to take to the railways over this year's holiday, the biggest movement of humanity in the world. REUTERS/Stringer (CHINA - Tags: SOCIETY TRANSPORT)
CHINA-INVESTMENT/METRO
RTR2QC7F
August 26, 2011
Passengers stand near the door of a crowded train cabin at a subway station in Beijing August 26, 2011....
Beijing, China
Passengers stand near the door of a crowded train cabin at a subway station in Beijing
Passengers stand near the door of a crowded train cabin at a subway station in Beijing August 26, 2011. China will invest about 1.27 trillion yuan ($199 billion) to build subways and light rail lines during the current five-year plan ending in 2015 to ease traffic congestion and spur urban development, the official China Securities Journal reported on Friday. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA - Tags: BUSINESS TRANSPORT)
CHINA/
RTXXABN
January 30, 2011
Passengers crowd to enter the Beijing Railway Station January 30, 2011. A surge in passengers is testing...
Beijing, China
Passengers crowd to enter the Beijing Railway Station
Passengers crowd to enter the Beijing Railway Station January 30, 2011. A surge in passengers is testing China's railway capacity as millions head home ahead of the Spring Festival on February 3. China began its 40-day Spring Festival travel rush on January 19. Some 2.85 billion passenger trips are expected to be made, Xinhua News Agency reported. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA - Tags: TRANSPORT SOCIETY)
CHINA/
RTXWZUU
January 24, 2011
Thousands of passengers wait for their trains outside a railway station in Guangzhou January 24, 2011....
Guangzhou, China
Thousands of passengers wait for their trains outside a railway station in Guangzhou
Thousands of passengers wait for their trains outside a railway station in Guangzhou January 24, 2011. Millions of migrant factory workers start streaming back to China's interior for the annual Lunar New Year holidays. Amid widespread concerns among factory woners at looming labour shortages, many manufacturers in the region dubbed "China's world factory" say they may have no choice but to raise wages significantly after the holiday break to lure back and retain quality workers, which could further erode the region's competitiveness. REUTERS/Bobby Yip (CHINA - Tags: BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)
CHINA/
RTXWPV9
January 18, 2011
Passengers stand inside a carriage after boarding a train from Hefei to Fuyang at a railway station in...
Hefei, China
Passengers stand inside a carriage after boarding a train from Hefei to Fuyang at a railway station in...
Passengers stand inside a carriage after boarding a train from Hefei to Fuyang at a railway station in Hefei, Anhui province January 18, 2011. China will deploy more trains and intensify its crackdown on train-ticket scalping during the upcoming 40-day Spring Festival travel rush, when hundreds of millions return to their hometowns for family reunions, Xinhua News Agency reported. REUTERS/Stringer (CHINA - Tags: TRANSPORT)
CHINA/
RTXWCPP
January 09, 2011
Passengers queue up to buy train tickets to go home at the Shanghai Railway Station January 9, 2011....
Shanghai, China
Passengers queue up to buy train tickets to go home at the Shanghai Railway Station
Passengers queue up to buy train tickets to go home at the Shanghai Railway Station January 9, 2011. China's Ministry of Railways announced it will put into operation 586 more trains each day for this year's Spring Festival 40-day travel peak, compared to the same period last year, according to Xinhua News Agency. REUTERS/Aly Song (CHINA - Tags: SOCIETY TRANSPORT IMAGES OF THE DAY)
CHINA-CENSUS/
RTXU2QJ
November 01, 2010
People walk through a subway tunnel in central Beijing, November 1, 2010. China launched a once-in-a-decade...
Beijing, China
People walk through a subway tunnel in central Beijing
People walk through a subway tunnel in central Beijing, November 1, 2010. China launched a once-in-a-decade census on Monday in an exercise that will form a basis for policy-making in the world's most populous country, but is likely to face resistance from residents wary of government officials. REUTERS/Grace Liang (CHINA - Tags: POLITICS)
CHINA
RTR2AOY6
February 22, 2010
Passengers walk to board trains as they leave Hefei railway station, Anhui province February 22, 2010....
Hefei, China
Passengers walk to board trains as they leave Hefei railway station
Passengers walk to board trains as they leave Hefei railway station, Anhui province February 22, 2010. China's railways are challenged by a travel rush after the Spring Festival as millions of people begin to return to work after the holiday, Xinhua News Agency said. REUTERS/Stringer (CHINA - Tags: TRANSPORT SOCIETY)
CHINA/
RTR2AJIZ
February 19, 2010
Passengers rush to board a train at the Guangzhou railway station, Guangdong province February 19, 2010....
Guangzhou, China
Passengers rush to board a train at the Guangzhou railway station
Passengers rush to board a train at the Guangzhou railway station, Guangdong province February 19, 2010. The Ministry of Communications said that 609 million journeys had been made by bus or railway since January 30 when the annual Spring Festival travel season began, up 8.5 percent from the same period last year, according to Xinhua News Agency. REUTERS/Joe Tan(CHINA - Tags: SOCIETY TRANSPORT IMAGES OF THE DAY)
CHINA/
RTR2A4JM
February 12, 2010
Passengers wait to enter a long distance bus terminal as they leave Nanjing, Jiangsu province, February...
Nanjing, China
Passengers wait to enter a long distance bus terminal as they leave Nanjing,
Passengers wait to enter a long distance bus terminal as they leave Nanjing, Jiangsu province, February 12, 2010. The Ministry of Communications said that 609 million journeys had been made by bus or railway since January 30 when the annual Spring Festival travel season began, up 8.5 percent from the same period last year, according to Xinhua News Agency. The Chinese characters read, "Entrance" (top) and "No entry before 40mins from departure time". REUTERS/Sean Yong (CHINA - Tags: SOCIETY)
CHINA/
RTR29ZHL
February 09, 2010
Passengers rest between carriages before the train leaves Hefei railway station, Anhui province February...
Hefei, China
Passengers rest between carriages before the train leaves Hefei railway station
Passengers rest between carriages before the train leaves Hefei railway station, Anhui province February 8, 2010. China on January 30 began its annual mass passenger transportation for the traditional Lunar New Year, with an expected 2.54 billion journeys in the coming 40 days, Xinhua News Agency reported. Picture taken February 8, 2010. REUTERS/Stringer (CHINA - Tags: SOCIETY TRANSPORT IMAGES OF THE DAY)
CHINA/
RTR29PWX
February 01, 2010
Passengers crowd to board trains at a railway station in Hefei, Anhui province, February 1, 2010. China...
Hefei, China
Passengers crowd to board trains at a railway station in Hefei
Passengers crowd to board trains at a railway station in Hefei, Anhui province, February 1, 2010. China on January 30 began its annual mass passenger transportation for the traditional Lunar New Year, with an expected 2.54 billion journeys in the coming 40 days, Xinhua News Agency reported. REUTERS/Stringer (CHINA - Tags: SOCIETY TRANSPORT)
CHINA/
RTR29LJG
January 29, 2010
Passengers crowd to take a train at West Railway Station in Beijing January 29, 2010. China's railways...
Beijing, China
Passengers crowd to take a train at West Railway Station in Beijing
Passengers crowd to take a train at West Railway Station in Beijing January 29, 2010. China's railways are expected to carry 210 million passengers during the upcoming 40-day travel peak from January 30, as people flock home for the traditional Spring Festival holiday, to celebrate the Chinese New Year of the Tiger, according to the Ministry of Railway, Xinhua News Agency reported. REUTERS/Jason Lee(CHINA - Tags: SOCIETY TRANSPORT ANNIVERSARY)
CHINA/
RTR29LJB
January 29, 2010
A passenger sleeps in the crowded waiting room at West Railway Station in Beijing January 29, 2010. China's...
Beijing, China
A passenger sleeps in the crowded waiting room at West Railway Station in Beijing
A passenger sleeps in the crowded waiting room at West Railway Station in Beijing January 29, 2010. China's railways are expected to carry 210 million passengers during the upcoming 40-day travel peak from January 30, as people flock home for the traditional Spring Festival holiday, to celebrate the Chinese New Year of the Tiger, according to the Ministry of Railway, Xinhua News Agency reported. REUTERS/Jason Lee(CHINA - Tags: SOCIETY TRANSPORT ANNIVERSARY)
CHINA/
RTR29GZK
January 26, 2010
Passengers queue to buy train tickets to go home at the Shanghai Railway Station January 26, 2010. China's...
Shanghai, China
Passengers queue to buy train tickets to go home at the Shanghai Railway Station
Passengers queue to buy train tickets to go home at the Shanghai Railway Station January 26, 2010. China's railways are expected to carry 210 million passengers during the upcoming 40-day travel peak as people flock home for the traditional Spring Festival holiday, according to the Ministry of Railway (MOR) on January 5, Xinhua News Agency reported. REUTERS/Aly Song (CHINA - Tags: BUSINESS SOCIETY TRANSPORT TRAVEL)
CHINA/
RTR29GZ7
January 26, 2010
Passengers queue to buy train tickets to go home at the Shanghai Railway Station January 26, 2010. China's...
Shanghai, China
Passengers queue to buy train tickets to go home at the Shanghai Railway Station
Passengers queue to buy train tickets to go home at the Shanghai Railway Station January 26, 2010. China's railways are expected to carry 210 million passengers during the upcoming 40-day travel peak as people flock home for the traditional Spring Festival holiday, according to the Ministry of Railway (MOR) on January 5, Xinhua News Agency reported. REUTERS/Aly Song (CHINA - Tags: BUSINESS SOCIETY TRANSPORT TRAVEL)
CHINA-HOLIDAY/
RTXB69W
February 03, 2009
A crowd of passengers are pictured at the Beijing West Railway Station February 3, 2009. Snow, fog and...
Beijing, China
Crowd of passengers are pictured at the Beijing West Railway Station
A crowd of passengers are pictured at the Beijing West Railway Station February 3, 2009. Snow, fog and rain across China are expected to cause seasonal travel chaos for millions of Chinese returning from their home provinces this week as the Lunar New Year holiday draws to a close. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA)
CHINA-HOLIDAY/
RTR23DFK
January 14, 2009
Passengers walk through a passage to the waiting room at the Shanghai South Railway Station January 14,...
Shanghai, China
Passengers walk through a passage to the waiting room at the Shanghai South Railway Station
Passengers walk through a passage to the waiting room at the Shanghai South Railway Station January 14, 2009. Millions of Chinese migrant workers have begun jamming train stations to buy tickets home for the Lunar New Year break, but millions of others will be relying on scalpers to get away for the year's most important holiday. REUTERS/Aly Song (CHINA)
CHINA/
RTR239IZ
January 11, 2009
Passengers crowd at the Beijing West Railway Station January 11, 2009. China expects 2.32 billion travellers...
Beijing, China
Passengers crowd at the Beijing West Railway Station
Passengers crowd at the Beijing West Railway Station January 11, 2009. China expects 2.32 billion travellers during the 40-day travel peak which lasts from January 11 to February 19 as people flock home for the traditional Spring Festival holiday which falls on January 26, Xinhua News Agency reported. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA)
CHINA/
RTR239II
January 11, 2009
Passengers crowd at the Beijing West Railway Station, January 11, 2009. China expects 2.32 billion travellers...
Beijing, China
Passengers crowd at the Beijing West Railway Station
Passengers crowd at the Beijing West Railway Station, January 11, 2009. China expects 2.32 billion travellers during the 40-day travel peak which lasts from January 11 to February 19 as people flock home for the traditional Spring Festival holiday which falls on January 26, Xinhua News Agency reported. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA)
CHINA/
RTR239IF
January 11, 2009
Passengers queue to buy train tickets at the Beijing West Railway Station, January 11, 2009. China expects...
Beijing, China
Passengers queue to buy train tickets at the Beijing West Railway Station
Passengers queue to buy train tickets at the Beijing West Railway Station, January 11, 2009. China expects 2.32 billion travellers during the 40-day travel peak which lasts from January 11 to February 19 as people flock home for the traditional Spring Festival holiday which falls on January 26, Xinhua News Agency reported. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA)
CHINA/
RTR235WC
January 08, 2009
Passengers crowd at the Beijing West Railway Station January 8, 2009. Railway stations across China have...
Beijing, China
Passengers crowd at the Beijing West Railway Station
Passengers crowd at the Beijing West Railway Station January 8, 2009. Railway stations across China have been encountering an early travel rush as millions of migrant workers return home for the Spring Festival holiday, according to China Daily. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA)
CHINA/
RTR235VY
January 08, 2009
Passengers crowd at a railway station in Beijing January 8, 2009. Railway stations across China have...
Beijing, China
Passengers crowd at a railway station in Beijing
Passengers crowd at a railway station in Beijing January 8, 2009. Railway stations across China have been encountering an early travel rush as millions of migrant workers return home for the Spring Festival holiday, according to China Daily. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA)
CHINA-TRAFFIC/
RTR20ERM
July 22, 2008
Passengers crowd into a train inside a station of the Subway Line Number 1 in Beijing July 22,2008. July...
Beijing, China
Passengers crowd into a train inside a station of the Subway Line Number 1 in Beijing
Passengers crowd into a train inside a station of the Subway Line Number 1 in Beijing July 22,2008. July 21 marked the first working day of emergency traffic curbs that aim to take half of all cars off the road by utilising an odd-even number plate system. Streets were noticeably quieter, but still busy during the morning rush hour. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA) (BEIJING OLYMPICS 2008 PREVIEW)
CHINA/
RTR1XETL
February 22, 2008
A paramilitary police officer guides crowded Chinese travellers at west railway station in Beijing, January...
Beijing, China
A paramilitary police officer guides crowded Chinese travellers at west railway station in Beijing
A paramilitary police officer guides crowded Chinese travellers at west railway station in Beijing, January 20, 2006. China launched a "red-level emergency" at one of the capital's main railway stations on Thursday, where snow stranded more than 100,000 passengers going home for the Lunar New Year holiday, Xinhua news agency said. PICTURES OF THE MONTH JANUARY 2006 REUTERS/Jason Lee
CHINA-WEATHER/
RTR1WZHU
February 12, 2008
Chinese travellers crowd Beijing Railway Station February 12, 2008. China is expected to see railway...
Beijing, China
Chinese travellers crowd Beijing Railway Station
Chinese travellers crowd Beijing Railway Station February 12, 2008. China is expected to see railway traffic peak on Tuesday, the last day of Spring Festival, as the Lunar New Year holiday is known, when millions head back to work from their villages. "Post-Spring Festival railway traffic peak saw more than 5 million passengers in one day last year and we expect more in 2008," Xinhua news agency quoted the Railways Ministry as saying. REUTERS/Claro Cortes IV (CHINA)
CHINA/
RTR1WO2N
February 04, 2008
Train passengers rest inside a waiting room for mothers and infants at a railway station in China's southern...
Guangzhou, China
Train passengers rest inside a waiting room for mothers and infants at a railway station in China's southern...
Train passengers rest inside a waiting room for mothers and infants at a railway station in China's southern city of Guangzhou February 4, 2008. Millions remained stranded in China on Monday ahead of the biggest holiday of the year as President Hu Jintao chaired an emergency meeting to discuss how to beat the worst winter weather in half a century. REUTERS/Bobby Yip (CHINA)
CHINA/
RTR1WNMH
February 04, 2008
Stranded train passengers are separated in blocks as they wait behind a police cordon while on their...
Guangzhou, China
Stranded train passengers are separated in blocks as they wait behind police cordon while on their way...
Stranded train passengers are separated in blocks as they wait behind a police cordon while on their way to a railway station in China's southern city of Guangzhou February 4, 2008. Millions remained stranded in China on Monday ahead of the biggest holiday of the year as President Hu Jintao chaired an emergency meeting to discuss how to beat the worst winter weather in half a century. REUTERS/Bobby Yip (CHINA)
CHINA-WEATHER/
RTR1WLUX
February 03, 2008
Policemen try to control the crowd during a stampede outside a railway station in China's southern city...
Guangzhou, China
Policemen try to control the crowd during a stampede outside a railway station in China's southern city...
Policemen try to control the crowd during a stampede outside a railway station in China's southern city of Guangzhou February 3, 2008. A stampede at Guangzhou railway station killed one person when frustrated passengers rushed to board trains after days of cancellations because of fierce cold and snow, police confirmed on Sunday. REUTERS/Bobby Yip (CHINA)
CHINA-WEATHER/
RTR1WLUU
February 03, 2008
Policemen try to control the crowd during a stampede outside a railway station in China's southern city...
Guangzhou, China
Policemen try to control the crowd during a stampede outside a railway station in China's southern city...
Policemen try to control the crowd during a stampede outside a railway station in China's southern city of Guangzhou February 3, 2008. A stampede at Guangzhou railway station killed one person when frustrated passengers rushed to board trains after days of cancellations because of fierce cold and snow, police confirmed on Sunday. REUTERS/Bobby Yip (CHINA)
CHINA-WEATHER/
RTR1WKN5
February 02, 2008
A boy is lifted out of the crowd of stranded train passengers by a policeman outside a railway station...
Guangzhou, China
Boy is lifted out of the crowd of stranded train passengers by a policeman outside a railway station...
A boy is lifted out of the crowd of stranded train passengers by a policeman outside a railway station in China's southern city of Guangzhou February 2, 2008. China is not yet over the worst of a winter weather crisis that has killed 60 and doomed millions to a cold dark Lunar New Year holiday next week. The State Council, China's cabinet, issued a warning that snow, sleet rain and icy rain will sweep most parts of southern China for several more days, the official Xinhua news agency reported late on Friday. REUTERS/Bobby Yip (CHINA)
CHINA-WEATHER/
RTR1WJHL
February 01, 2008
Stranded train passengers carry their luggage outside a railway station in China's southern city of Guangzhou...
Guangzhou, China
Stranded train passengers carry their luggage outside a railway station in China's southern city of Guangzhou...
Stranded train passengers carry their luggage outside a railway station in China's southern city of Guangzhou February 1, 2008. Millions of Chinese shivered through power cuts and water shortages and millions more were stranded by snow ahead of what for some is the only holiday of the year. REUTERS/Bobby Yip (CHINA)
CHINA-WEATHER/
RTR1WJEF
February 01, 2008
A train passenger talks on his mobile phone outside a railway station in China's southern city of Guangzhou...
Guangzhou, China
A train passenger talks on his mobile phone outside a railway station in China's southern city of Guangzhou...
A train passenger talks on his mobile phone outside a railway station in China's southern city of Guangzhou February 1, 2008. Millions of Chinese shivered through power cuts and water shortages and millions more were stranded by snow ahead of what for some is the only holiday of the year. REUTERS/Bobby Yip (CHINA)
CHINA-WEATHER/
RTR1WJDI
February 01, 2008
Stranded train passengers crowd along main street outside a railway station in China's southern city...
Guangzhou, China
Stranded train passengers crowd along main street outside a railway station in China's southern city...
Stranded train passengers crowd along main street outside a railway station in China's southern city of Guangzhou February 1, 2008. Millions of Chinese shivered through power cuts and water shortages and millions more were stranded by snow ahead of what for some is the only holiday of the year. REUTERS/Bobby Yip (CHINA)
CHINA-WEATHER/
RTR1WJDH
February 01, 2008
Stranded train passengers wait outside a railway station in China's southern city of Guangzhou February...
Guangzhou, China
Stranded train passengers wait outside a railway station in China's southern city of Guangzhou
Stranded train passengers wait outside a railway station in China's southern city of Guangzhou February 1, 2008. Millions of Chinese shivered through power cuts and water shortages and millions more were stranded by snow ahead of what for some is the only holiday of the year. REUTERS/Bobby Yip (CHINA)
CHINA-WEATHER/
RTR1WFBZ
January 29, 2008
Tens of thousands of passengers crowd Guangzhou Railway Station, in southern China's Guangdong province,...
Guangzhou, China
Tens of thousands of passengers crowd Guangzhou Railway Station
Tens of thousands of passengers crowd Guangzhou Railway Station, in southern China's Guangdong province, January 29, 2008. Millions of migrant workers in the booming southern province of Guangdong
were urged to abandon plans to go home to celebrate next week's Lunar New
Year holiday, or Spring Festival, because train tracks were blocked by snow. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA)
CHINA-WEATHER/
RTR1WFBW
January 29, 2008
Tens of thousands of passengers crowd Guangzhou Railway Station, in southern China's Guangdong province,...
Guangzhou, China
Tens of thousands of passengers crowd Guangzhou Railway Station
Tens of thousands of passengers crowd Guangzhou Railway Station, in southern China's Guangdong province, January 29, 2008. Millions of migrant workers in the booming southern province of Guangdong
were urged to abandon plans to go home to celebrate next week's Lunar New
Year holiday, or Spring Festival, because train tracks were blocked by snow. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA)
CHINA-WEATHER/
RTR1WF9C
January 29, 2008
Police and soldiers stand guard as tens of thousands of passengers crowd Guangzhou Railway Station, in...
Guangzhou, China
Police and soldiers stand guard as tens of thousands of passengers crowd Guangzhou Railway Station
Police and soldiers stand guard as tens of thousands of passengers crowd Guangzhou Railway Station, in southern China's Guangdong province, January 29, 2008. Millions of migrant workers in the booming southern province of Guangdong
were urged to abandon plans to go home to celebrate next week's Lunar New
Year holiday, or Spring Festival, because train tracks were blocked by snow. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA)
CHINA-WEATHER/
RTR1WF99
January 29, 2008
Police and soldiers stand guard as tens of thousands of passengers crowd Guangzhou Railway Station, in...
Guangzhou, China
Police and soldiers stand guard as tens of thousands of passengers crowd Guangzhou Railway Station
Police and soldiers stand guard as tens of thousands of passengers crowd Guangzhou Railway Station, in southern China's Guangdong province, January 29, 2008. Millions of migrant workers in the booming southern province of Guangdong
were urged to abandon plans to go home to celebrate next week's Lunar New
Year holiday, or Spring Festival, because train tracks were blocked by snow. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA)
CHINA-WEATHER/
RTR1WEHY
January 28, 2008
Passengers sleep as they wait for delayed trains at Shenzhen Railway Station, southern China's Guangdong...
Shenzhen, China
Passengers sleep as they wait for delayed trains at Shenzhen Railway Station
Passengers sleep as they wait for delayed trains at Shenzhen Railway Station, southern China's Guangdong province January 28, 2008. The snow has struck as tens of millions of Chinese crowd home to celebrate the Spring Festival, or Lunar New Year, which starts on Feb. 7 this year, an annual migration that strains train and plane services at the best of times. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA)
CHINA-WEATHER/
RTR1WEHX
January 28, 2008
Passengers sleep as they wait for delayed trains at Shenzhen Railway Station, southern China's Guangdong...
Shenzhen, China
Passengers sleep as they wait for delayed trains at Shenzhen Railway Station
Passengers sleep as they wait for delayed trains at Shenzhen Railway Station, southern China's Guangdong province January 28, 2008. The snow has struck as tens of millions of Chinese crowd home to celebrate the Spring Festival, or Lunar New Year, which starts on Feb. 7 this year, an annual migration that strains train and plane services at the best of times. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA)
CHINA-WEATHER/
RTR1WEGU
January 28, 2008
Passengers sleep as they wait for delayed trains at Shenzhen Railway Station, southern China's Guangdong...
Shenzhen, China
Passengers sleep as they wait for delayed trains at Shenzhen Railway Station
Passengers sleep as they wait for delayed trains at Shenzhen Railway Station, southern China's Guangdong province January 28, 2008. The snow has struck as tens of millions of Chinese crowd home to celebrate the Spring Festival, or Lunar New Year, which starts on Feb. 7 this year, an annual migration that strains train and plane services at the best of times. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA)
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