Beijing, China - Peoples Republic of
CHINESE POLICEMEN MAKE CALLS FROM PUBLIC PHONES IN BEIJING.
Chinese policemen make calls from public phones in Beijing July 5,
2003. China's telecom industry accomplished a revenue of 38.9 billion
yuan ($4.6 billion) in May despite the SARS outbreak, according to the
Ministry of Information Industry. The total for the first five months
reached 204.22 billion yuan ($24.6 billion), representing a growth of
14.2 percent on the previous year. REUTERS/Wilson Chu