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Chinese premier vows deepened energy, infrastructure cooperation with Romania


Chinese Premier Li Keqiang held talks with Romanian Prime Minister Victor-Viorel Ponta on Monday, with both countries vowing to push forward bilateral cooperation in energy, infrastructure and agriculture.

Japan’s 1st surrender film released in Hunan

Ten minutes of footage of a historical film documenting the surrender of Japanese invaders at the end of the War of Resistance against Japanese Aggression (1937-45) was released on Monday in Zhijiang county, Central China’s Hunan Province, the first town in China to receive Japan’s formal surrender in 1945.
Source: Global Times | 2014-9-3 0:58:01

China to mark day of victory

Top Chinese leaders are to attend a commemoration Wednesday of the 69th anniversary of victory in China’s War of Resistance against Japanese Aggression (1937-45).
Source: Global Times | 2014-9-3 0:53:01

Fourth plenum to focus on rule of law

The upcoming Party plenum is expected to specify and foster implementation of a major reform package rolled out a year ago, with the rule of law, which analysts say holds the key to almost all challenges confronting China, named the major focus.
Source: Global Times | 2014-9-3 0:33:01

Bridge to nowhere

A bridge lies in ruins following major flooding in Southwest China’s Chongqing Municipality on Monday. The county of Wuxi suffered the most damage with 17 townships without telecommunication as of Monday. Photo: CFP
Source: CFP | 2014-9-3 0:13:01

Mixed marriages get cash gifts in Xinjiang

A southern county in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region is offering cash rewards and welfare benefits for marriages between minority ethnic groups and the Han people to promote ethnic unity, but some analysts say the policy might not have its intended impact.
Source: Global Times | 2014-9-3 0:13:01

Anti-Japan war documentary depicts defense of revolutionary base

China's State Archives Administration on Tuesday released the latest episode of an Anti-Japanese War documentary series, which features the successful defense of the northwest Shanxi base area by Chinese troops.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-9-2 23:30:28

China boasts maritime adjudication system

China has become a maritime judicial center for the Asia-Pacific region after three decades of effort, according to a report by the Supreme People's Court on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-9-2 23:29:52

Senior CPC official meets European socialists

Liu Yunshan, a senior official of the Communist Party of China (CPC), met with a delegation of the Party of European Socialists (PES) headed by Sergei Stanishev here on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-9-2 23:28:54

China toughens pyramid scheme busting

A five-month crackdown on pyramid schemes led to millions of yuan seized and thousands of arrests, the State Administration for Industry and Commerce (SAIC) said on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-9-2 23:28:43

East China province announces child product recall

Nine companies in East China's Shandong Province will recall batches of children's products after failing to meet inspection.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-9-2 23:28:32

Escaped inmates kill three cops in Northeast China, remain on the loose

Three inmates in Yanshou county, Northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, killed a police officer and escaped from a detention facility early Tuesday morning.
Source: Global Times | 2014-9-2 23:04:00

China Red Cross head leaves post, reasons unclear

Zhao Baige, executive vice president and Party secretary of the Red Cross Society of China (RCSC), will no longer hold the post, the RCSC announced on its official website on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2014-9-2 22:17:37

Chinese top legislator meets Romanian PM

China's top legislator Zhang Dejiang met on Tuesday with visiting Romanian Prime Minister Victor Ponta, vowing to facilitate closer parliamentary exchanges.
Source: Xinhua | 2014-9-2 21:56:49