China's third largest steel maker, Wuhan Iron and Steel Corporation (WISCO), completed a joint venture on Wednesday with Australian Centrex Metals Ltd corporation (CXM) to develop iron ore mines on south Australia's Eyre Peninsula.
Fresh graduates are expecting to receive a monthly salary between 1,500 yuan ($221.3) to 2,000 yuan when working for companies in the surrounding cluster of Wuhan city.
Officials from nine cities' in Central China's Hubei province came together to discuss an integrated 12th Five Year Plan (2011-15) for the first time, the Hubei Daily reported on Saturday.
The cities of Ezhou, Huangshi, Xiaogan, and Xianning in Central China's Hubei province will share the same phone area code with the provincial capital Wuhan by the end of this year, according to the Hubei Communications Administration.
A total of 12.3 billion yuan ($1.81 billion) will be invested this year in nine projects in the Wuhan city cluster in Central China's Hubei province.
Zigui, a county in Hubei province where the Dragon Boat Festival has its roots, is also the hometown of China's patriotic poet Qu Yuan. This year, the "2010 Dragon Boat Culture Festival and the Cross-strait Cultural Forum of Qu Yuan" was held in Zigui.