Page last updated at 16:10 GMT, Monday, 9 February 2009

Fatal fire destroys Beijing hotel

A fire has engulfed a luxury hotel being built in central Beijing, killing one firefighter.

Chinese state media reported that six other people had been injured in the fire that destroyed the Mandarin Oriental Hotel.


Story Tools


Sign in

BBC navigation

Copyright © 2018 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific