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HK chief Lam backs police force in rare media appearance ahead of planned protests

Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor on Saturday backed the city's police force, saying officers are not fighting alone, as anti-government forces are planning more protests for the weekend.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/19 18:19:36

Highlights of 3rd National Industrial Robot Technology Application Skills Competition

The final contest of China's 3rd National Industrial Robot Technology Application Skills Competition kicked off on Friday in Jinan, with 240 contestants participating from all over the country.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/19 14:37:34

Chinese study unlocks clues to fight African swine fever

Chinese scientists have unraveled the three-dimensional structure of the African swine fever virus, laying a solid foundation for developing effective and safe vaccines against the disease.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/19 9:11:01

Color revolution will not succeed in Hong Kong: Exclusive interview with Ian Fok, one of HK's most influential figures

Since violent protests first broke out in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) four months ago, radical voices and actions advocating for the destruction of the Asian financial hub in a so-called fight for "democracy" seem to have dominated headlines.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/18 17:03:24

Expo showcases latest tech ahead of internet conference

China, as a digital economy trailblazer, is eagerly pushing its internet technologies better integrated with the real economy while hoping to openly share with the world, industry observers told the Global Times ahead of the kickoff of the 6th World Internet Conference.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/18 19:58:40

Survey shows over 90 pct Chinese parents give children mobile phones

A recent survey shows that more than 93 percent of Chinese parents have given their children mobile phones for daily uses, the China Youth Daily reported Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/18 14:36:08

Explore the national hazardous chemicals emergency rescue base

The national hazardous chemicals emergency rescue base in Puyang, central China's Henan is a comprehensive training base integrating training, drill, appraisal, seminar and competition regarding emergency fire fighting with an area of 20 hectares.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/18 12:44:35

China's success proves Western development model "by no means the only option": scholar

China's "splendid success" in economic growth and poverty alleviation in the past 70 years proves that the Western development model "is by no means the only option," a scholar in the United States has said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/18 11:10:48

China launches new communication technology experiment satellite

China sent a new communication technology experiment satellite into planned orbit from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China's Sichuan Province late Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/18 10:52:19

Chinese singer slams cyberbullying amid kicking controversy

A famous Chinese singer slammed cyber violence against her and her family Thursday amid controversy after she allegedly kicked a woman who was secretly filming her and her friend.
Source: | 2019/10/18 0:54:22

Xi stresses efforts to win battle against poverty

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, has underscored continuous efforts to win the battle against poverty.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/17 23:50:33

Xi sends congratulatory letter to Zhongguancun Forum

President Xi Jinping on Thursday sent a congratulatory letter to the 2019 Zhongguancun Forum (ZGC Forum) held in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/17 23:48:51

China makes final sprint in battle to end poverty

Government efforts to rid China of extreme poverty by 2020 makes 2019 a crucial year, according to Chinese experts and officials interviewed Thursday who expressed optimism that the ambitious goal will be achieved based on the nation's proven track record in tackling the issue.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 23:23:40

HIV carrier sues Moutai for refusing to hire him because of his disease

An HIV-positive man sued Kweichow Moutai Co, China's leading baijiu maker, for refusing to hire him after allegedly testing his HIV status without his consent.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 23:03:41

CNN accused of politicizing Hanfu

A photography company in Southwest China's Sichuan Province sent a lawyer's letter to CNN on Thursday after the news outlet claimed to introduce the revival of China's "Hanfu" culture, but ended up politicizing the popularity of the traditional Chinese garment as a way of promoting nationalism.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 23:03:40

FM urges US to withdraw restrictions on Chinese diplomats

China's Foreign Ministry urged the US on Thursday to withdraw the “erroneous” meeting restrictions against Chinese diplomats and denied that China had similar requirements for US diplomats and consular officers.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 22:39:47

Dior urged to strengthen internal management after wrong map irritates net users

Luxury brand Dior on Thursday issued a statement, apologizing for a staff member who used a map of China without the island of Taiwan at a corporate recruitment event and who incorrectly referred to Chinese territories.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 22:08:40