CHINA

Xi calls for enhanced SCO security cooperation


Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday met with heads of foreign delegations attending the 13th meeting of Security Council Secretaries of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in Beijing.

Chinese we-media slammed for demeaning Markle

Days after the royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, several Chinese media are embroiled in controversy over "discriminatory" headlines that questioned Markle's race and marital status.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/23 16:03:39

Chinese premier stresses higher level of opening-up

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang makes an inspection tour to the General Administration of Customs in Beijing, capital of China, May 21, 2018.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/23 12:03:50

Xi calls for enhanced SCO security cooperation

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday met with heads of foreign delegations attending the 13th meeting of Security Council Secretaries of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/23 10:35:02

China, Southeast Asian nations sign action document to eliminate malaria during World Health Assembly

Health officials from China, Myanmar, Cambodia, Lao, Thailand and Vietnam along with World Health Organization representatives on Tuesday signed the Ministerial Call for Action to Eliminate Malaria in the Greater Mekong Subregion before 2030.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/23 9:30:43

China on verge of eliminating malaria, health official tells UN gathering

China is on the verge of eliminating malaria, a senior Chinese health official told a side-gathering Tuesday during the World Health Assembly (WHA) at which Beijing was praised for its efforts in helping other county's fight the lethal disease.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/23 9:29:15

Remote sensing observation to help sustainable development along Mekong

China will coordinate with countries from Asia and Oceania to conduct satellite remote sensing observation along the Mekong River, according to the website of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/23 0:57:02

China to strengthen biodiversity conservation supervision

China will strengthen biodiversity conservation supervision and biodiversity research to protect important natural ecosystems and wildlife, the environmental protection watchdog said on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/23 0:56:32

China plans 3,700 activities for cultural, natural heritage day

More than 3,700 activities will be held across China to celebrate this year's cultural and natural heritage day, which falls on June 9, according to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/23 0:56:06

China, Romania to boost cooperation through B&R Initiative

China is willing to boost cooperation with Romania under the frameworks of the Belt and Road Initiative and "16+1" mechanism between China and Central and Eastern European (CEE) countries, a senior Chinese legislator said on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/23 0:54:24

Weibo bans popular blogger for demeaning WWII comfort women

Chinese microblogging website Weibo has banned a popular blogger for six months for saying women during World War II were lucky to "have survived the war," which triggered outrage online in China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/22 23:03:40

Chinese university stresses ban on religious activity on campus

A university in Northwest China's Gansu Province stressed a ban on religious activities on campus during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, amid a clamor that religious practices be regulated and should not "disturb public order."
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/22 23:03:40

China to set up 1st foundation for LGBT fund-raising

China will set up its first foundation to help LGBT groups raise money nationwide, a sign that the government has begun to recognize such groups, who can depend less on foreign contributions.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/22 22:53:41

WHA decision not to include Taiwan-related proposal hailed

China on Tuesday welcomed the World Health Assembly's (WHA) decision not to include a proposal to make Taiwan an observer in the conference's provisional agenda.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/22 22:53:40