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Trade war a wake-up call for Chinese companies

China's economy is faring relatively well despite the difficulties brought by the China-US trade war, executives and experts said at the ongoing Summer Davos 2019 in Dalian, Northeast China's Liaoning Province on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/1 22:18:40

Shanghai issues tickets to garbage-sorting violators on the first day of regulation

The Shanghai authority discovered 20 illegal garbage sorting cases and required 623 places to rectify on the first day of its strictest-ever regulation on garbage sorting.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/1 21:58:40

Park's ancient stories bring more intimidation than inspiration to public

A Beijing park sparked controversy recently after using statues to tell of ancient filial stories, such as a son tasting his father's feces to judge his illness, and a man who buried his own son alive to save food for his mother.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/1 21:53:40

Large HDR resources discovered in North China

Chinese researchers found large amounts of hot dry rock (HDR) resources in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region equivalent to 22.8 billion tons of coal.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/1 21:13:40

Chinese celebrate CPC's 98th birthday

Chinese people across the country celebrated the 98th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/1 21:08:40

“@China” global short video contest now accepting submissions

The “@China” global short video contest, sponsored by the People's Daily, is underway. The contest is accepting work from short video creators, enthusiasts, and vloggers worldwide from June 18 to August 15. Candidates can enter by logging on to the contest's official website ( and submit a 3-minute or less video.
Source: People's Daily | 2019/7/1 18:59:02

Red tours launched in central China

Authorities in central China's Henan Province have launched a "red tourism season" to help pass on the spirit of Red Army soldiers.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/1 18:11:37

China continues tax exemptions on new energy vehicles purchases

Chinese authorities have announced that the tax exemptions on new energy vehicles (NEVs) purchases will continue through 2020 to boost the country's green development and retain a strong domestic market.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/1 18:03:03

Documentary 'Better Angels' casts new light on turbulent China-US ties

Better Angels, a documentary featuring ordinary people from the US and China that casts new light on the turbulent China-US relations, is scheduled for release on Tuesday in China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/1 18:00:43

China sees supersonic civil aircraft prototype launch in 2035: senior engineer

China is looking to develop a green supersonic civil aircraft and an independently developed prototype is expected to be launched around 2035, a senior aircraft engineer said.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/1 17:03:40

Xi urges sense of mission, dedication in learning from late village official

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, has stressed sense of mission and dedication among Party officials and young people in an instruction honoring late village official Huang Wenxiu.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/1 11:21:01

Xi's speech at key education campaign meeting to be published

The speech by Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, at a key meeting on May 31 to launch a campaign themed "staying true to our founding mission" among all Party members will be published Monday in the 13th issue of the Qiushi Journal.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/1 9:14:12

Man detained for beating dog to death for revenge

A man was taken into custody in Shunde, South China's Guangdong Province on Saturday for killing a Golden Retriever.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/1 0:43:02

Putin's G20 mug hot-seller on Taobao

For those who want a thermos mug like the one used by Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 Summit in Osaka, Japan, Chinese e-commerce platform Taobao has what they're looking for, and they're selling out fast.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/30 23:59:35

China further cuts negative investment list

China unveiled a new, shortened nationwide negative list for foreign investment on Sunday, cutting the items off limits to foreign investment from 48 down to 40, in the latest move to honor its commitment to further open up its economy.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/30 23:28:40

Qingdao metro hit by shoddy building claims

Qingdao Metro said late Sunday that they had punished a manager and would fine the China Gezhouba Group Electric Power Company 1 million yuan ($145,666) to penalize them for their malpractice in a local metro construction project, the latest scandal to hit the subway line.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/30 22:43:40

Shanghai sorts out its trash

China is attempting to engineer a huge shift in how businesses and individuals deal with garbage, as Shanghai becomes the first city to enforce new trash sorting rules that come into full effect on July 1.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/30 22:28:40

Pardons reflect govt's leniency and respect

Offering special pardons to criminals who are elderly, underage, women and those who have made contributions to the nation, reflects China's tradition of respecting and caring for special groups and the leniency of the strict rule of law, said experts.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/30 22:25:55