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China to unveil Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao development plan soon: official

China will soon unveil and implement the development plan for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area to promote mutual beneficial cooperation in the region, China's top economic planner said on Wednesday. "Related policies are currently being formulated and will be released soon when the work is complete," Meng Wei, spokesperson for the National Development and Reform Commission, told a press briefing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/16 23:40:03

More institutions in Macao offer vocational training

A total of 57 institutions in China's Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) offered vocational training courses last year, an increase of six compared with that in 2016, the SAR's statistics service said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/16 10:29:40

Macao to hold int'l infrastructure investment forum in June

The 9th International Infrastructure Investment and Construction Forum (IIICF) will open on June 7, the special administrative region (SAR)'s Trade and Investment Promotion Institute said on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/15 21:19:30

Hong Kong students achieve outstanding results at Asian Physics Olympiad

Hong Kong middle school students have won one gold, one silver and three bronze medals and an honourable mention at the 19th Asian Physics Olympiad (APhO), according to a press release from China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government on May 14.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/15 11:34:32

Xi supports HKSAR to contribute to national sci-tech development

President Xi Jinping has called for enhanced cooperation in science and technology between the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and the mainland, vowing support for the region to become an international center of innovative technology and for HKSAR scientists to contribute to national strength building in this regard.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/14 20:15:06

Taiwan groups protest US arms sales to Taiwan

Pro-reunification groups in Taiwan gathered in Kaohsiung Thursday to protest US arms sales to the island and ask for peaceful development across the Taiwan Strait.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/11 1:33:42

Hong Kong to launch tech talent scheme

China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government Tuesday announced that it will launch the Technology Talent Admission Scheme (TechTAS) to meet the demand for talent in the innovation and technology sector.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/9 1:41:55

Cross-Strait scholars asked to do more for national reunification

Scholars from the Chinese mainland and Taiwan have been asked to do more to promote national reunification.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/6 6:44:02

5.2-magnitude quake hits waters near Taiwan: CENC

A 5.2-magnitude earthquake jolted the waters off Taiwan's Hualien County at 7:47 a.m. Wednesday (Beijing Time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/2 9:17:19

Cross-strait book fair to be held in Taiwan

The 14th Cross-Strait Book Fair will be held in Taiwan from Aug. 16 to 23, organizers announced Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/27 11:02:33

PLA sends planes round Taiwan for second time in a week

The People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force has sent warplanes for the second time in a week to patrol around the island of Taiwan in a gesture to deter "Taiwan independence" forces and show the Chinese mainland's resolution to safeguard sovereignty.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/26 23:18:41

PLA patrols and drills to continue

The People's Liberation Army (PLA) will conduct regular and ongoing exercises at the Taiwan Straits, showing Chinese mainland's determination in safeguarding territorial integrity, experts noted on Friday after the PLA Air Force announced that it has sent jets to patrol around the island.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/21 0:03:39

Opposing "Taiwan independence" crucial to cross-Strait ties: official

The Chinese mainland's Taiwan affairs chief on Tuesday said opposing "Taiwan independence" is crucial to maintaining peaceful cross-Strait ties.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/18 8:04:00

Drills to deter 'Taiwan independence' forces, a warning to US

Live-fire military drills scheduled in the Taiwan Straits on Wednesday will serve as a strong deterrence to "Taiwan independence" forces as well as a warning to the US and Japan not to intervene in China's internal affairs, analysts said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/17 21:23:40

Live-fire drills to check 'Taiwan independence'

The Chinese mainland is firmly against "Taiwan independence," Ma Xiaoguang, a spokesperson for the Taiwan Affairs Office of the State Council said on Friday when asked if the planned drill on the Taiwan Straits is targeting "Taiwan independence."
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/13 23:53:41

Macao holds 2018 Int'l Environmental Cooperation Forum, Exhibition

The 2018 Macao International Environmental Cooperation Forum and Exhibition (2018MIECF) is open here on Thursday, with the theme Shaping of Eco-Cities for Inclusive Green Economy.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/12 18:02:56

Mainland supports Taiwan businesses investing on mainland: spokesperson

A Chinese mainland spokesperson said here Wednesday that the mainland has always supported and protected Taiwan enterprises and Taiwan compatriots to invest on the mainland.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/11 16:52:55

ADB predicts Hong Kong's economy to grow 3.2 pct in 2018

The economy of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region will grow 3.2 percent this year, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) forecast on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/11 14:35:14