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The evolving concept of disability

The UN Convention is not about maintaining a right to remain disabled, but about ensuring choices and chances. It is our turn today to open our eyes together with governments and stakeholders; as well as to seize the opportunity to learn more about what the future has to offer.
Source: | 2018/1/13 19:13:20

Huawei completes 5G core network technical verification test

Huawei completed its 5G core network technical verification test at China Mobile's Research Institute on January 9. The test is based on the latest 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) specifications and covered service-based architecture (SBA), network slicing, edge computing, 5G standalone networking, and other basic service procedures.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/11 17:18:40

Vivo mobile unveils in-display fingerprint technology

The Chinese mobile company Vivo showcased its first ready-to-produce smartphone with in-display fingerprint scanning technology at the recent Consumers Electronics Show, demonstrating its continued commitment to bringing a superior user experience to consumers.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/11 17:18:39

China's first water-column-spanning array of 10 km successfully used in Mariana Trench experiment

China's first water-column-spanning array (WA) of 10 km was successfully applied in the Challenger Deep, Mariana Trench Experiment in December 2017. This task was led by Prof. Yang Yixin in Northwestern Polytechnical University, followed by Ocean University of China, Institute of Acoustics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, and the First Institute of Oceanography State Oceanic Administration.
Source: | 2018/1/10 17:08:44

NPU deputy president Huang Wei elected as SPIE fellow

SPIE (Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers) released the list of 2017 SPIE Fellows recently. Academician Huang Wei, vice- president of NPU has been named a fellow of SPIE for his great achievements in the development of this field.
Source: | 2018/1/10 16:53:05

Courtyard by Marriott Shanghai Suning Universal opens

On December 29, Marriott International Group announced the official opening of Courtyard by Marriott Shanghai Suning Universal. The 222-room hotel's ingenious blend of innovative technology, modern design and welcoming guest service will provide travelers around the world with a comfortable and fun-filled experience.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/10 16:28:39

Fairfield by Marriott enters Shanghai

Marriott International Group announced the opening of Shanghai Jing'an Fairfield by Marriott on December 29. The opening marks Marriott International's rapid growth and constant expansion in China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/9 15:23:39

Health China Forum promotes online TCM solutions

The 10th Health China Forum, a domestic health industry-oriented forum organized by the People's Daily Online and Health Times, took place in Beijing on December 29.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/8 16:58:39

Marriott holds speech contest

Marriott Greater China Business Councils and its Junior Business Council (JBC) recently held the Marriott Millennial Speech Contest finals themed “I am a Hotelier” at Renaissance Beijing Capital Hotel. Charlie Fan from Sheraton Sanya Resort beat 11 other finalists to win first prize.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/4 15:53:40

A white new year at NUO

In collaboration with the Genting Secret Garden Ski Resort and TechnoAlpin, NUO has created its own winter wonderland throughout its garden areas. Using professional snow-making equipment, NUO has added a dusting of white winter magic to Beijing – real snow just in time for the new year.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/4 15:53:39

Michelin-starred chef visits The Ritz-Carlton, Guangzhou

From January 17 to 20, Michelin-starred chef Michelangelo Mammoliti will be hosting a four-day culinary affair at the Limoni. Bringing the taste of home from La Madernassa Restaurant in Guarene, Italy, Chef Mammoliti's dishes vary according to what nature and the season have to offer.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/4 15:48:39

Beijing United Family Hospital livestreams da Vinci robot pancreatic surgery

Liu Rong, the chief of the Second Department of Hepato-Pancreatico-Biliary (HPB) Oncology Surgery at the Chinese People's Liberation Army General Hospital in Beijing, has livestreamed the world's first global broadcast of a da Vinci robot-assisted pancreatic surgery.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/3 15:28:39

Conrad Beijing preps for pink Valentine's Day

Chapter restaurant at the Conrad Beijing has planned a night of romance for guests on Valentine's Day.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/3 15:03:39

The Ritz-Carlton, Beijing partners with Dare One

The Ritz-Carlton, Beijing kicked off a special afternoon tea in collaboration with fashion-forward women's lingerie brand Dare One on January 1.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/3 15:03:39

Helicopter tours to boost China's aircraft industry

The first helicopter sightseeing tourism route in Beijing's urban area was officially opened for business on January 1 under the theme A New Era and A New Journey – Beijing from Above.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/2 18:13:39

China E-Sports Carnival takes sector to the next level

The China (Zhangzhou) E-Sports Carnival opened at the Golden Narcissus Theatre on December 22. The three-day carnival was the largest such event in Southeast China. More than 600 e-sports specialists and players attended the event in the Zhangzhou China Merchants Economic and Technological Development Zone (Zhangzhou Development Zone) in Fujian Province.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/1 17:23:39

China co-establishes cutting-edge lab to combat climate change

Climate change is a huge challenge that faces all of mankind, and the thorough study of the oceans has become the key to solving this global issue.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/28 17:31:40

2018 China Mountain Trails to kick off in April

The Yading Skyrun Festival, a part of the 2018 China Mountain Trails (CMT) series, held a promotional event in Beijing on December 21. Representatives from the Ganzi government's Tourism Development Committee, the Daocheng government and the Yading Nature Reserve Administrative Office in Daocheng county attended the event.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/28 15:13:39