CHINA

Hong Kong-linked hospital joins national organ transplantation platform


The University of Hong Kong-Shenzhen Hospital (HKU-SZ Hospital) in South China's Guangdong Province has officially been linked with the country's major organ donation volunteer online registration platform, which is administered by the China Organ Transplant Development Foundation.

No connection between cyber security and governance models: official

At the ongoing 6th World Internet Conference (WIC) in Wuzhen, East China's Zhejiang Province, a network affairs coordinator with China's Foreign Ministry said the cyber security issue should not be politicized.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2019/10/22 0:43:33

Taiwan rejection of murder suspect unveils real 'political purposes'

The Taiwan regional authority's dodging of its responsibility in a murder suspect's investigation is propelled by "political purposes," as the island's leaders fear that resolving the case might defuse unrest in Hong Kong, Chinese mainland observers said on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/22 0:03:39

US hostility causes peace talks' deadlock: NK general

A North Korean general criticized the US at the Ninth Beijing Xiangshan Forum in Beijing on Monday, saying that US hostility was the key reason peace talks have become deadlocked again, prompting Chinese and South Korean experts to note the process needed more international participation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/21 23:48:40

Defense chief stresses peace through cooperation at forum

China vowed to shoulder its international responsibility as a major country at a security forum in Beijing as the country's defense minister made an important strategic pledge to support peace, stability and cooperation in the Asia-Pacific region.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/21 23:23:02

Cooperation with China mutually beneficial, sustainable: expert

China's cooperation with Pacific island countries centers on development and mutual benefit rather than geopolitical strategic ambition or competition with the US, said Chinese experts on Monday. Some from the West have been questioning the sustainability of the cooperation and China's intention, as China and the island nations held an economic development forum.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/21 23:18:40

Police apology accepted for accidental use of water cannons on HK mosque

Muslim leaders accepted the Hong Kong police's apology for spraying blue-dyed water on people and protesters standing outside the Kowloon Mosque on Sunday and released a statement confirming they were not the intended target.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/21 22:13:41

Hong Kong-linked hospital joins national organ transplantation platform

The University of Hong Kong-Shenzhen Hospital (HKU-SZ Hospital) in South China's Guangdong Province has officially been linked with the country's major organ donation volunteer online registration platform, which is administered by the China Organ Transplant Development Foundation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/21 21:13:41

East China city amends mahjong parlor ban amid public uproar

Local authorities in East China amended regulations banning all mahjong parlors amid a national campaign against crimes and gangs after the public accused the ban of being "one size fits all."
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/21 21:03:41

Police probe nation's largest online card platform

China's largest online credit card management platform, 51 Credit Card, is reportedly under police investigation at its headquarters in Hangzhou, capital of East China's Zhejiang Province.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/21 20:58:40

China to revise minor protection law to curb school bullying

China's revised law to protect minors was submitted for review on Monday, with new articles stressing the need to curb school bullying and internet obsession.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/21 20:48:41

Civil air routes in Tibet exceed 100, connecting the region with 51 cities

A total of 101 civil air routes have been launched in Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, local news reported on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/21 19:13:39

Chinese study unlocks clues in the relatively unknown African swine fever virus

Chinese scientists have unlocked the unique structure of the African swine fever virus. The research published in the academic journal Science and conducted by the Institute of Biophysics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), the Harbin Veterinary Research Institute of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (CAAS), Shanghai Tech University, among others, lays the groundwork for the development of an effective vaccine against the disease.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/21 18:58:39

Ethnic groups in unprivileged regions cast off poverty by promoting their cultures

Wande Gyatso was tutoring his apprentice Sanjay Jabb to color a Thangka painting of the Guanyin Bodhisattva as his apprentice dipped the tip of his paint brush into his mouth to coat it with saliva, a trick his master taught him to soften colors. The scene happened in Wande Gyatso's workshop in Tongren county of Huangnan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in Qinghai Province, the famous birthplace of Thangka paintings, a traditional Tibetan Buddhist art form.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/21 18:18:39