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Hong Kong suspends import of poultry products from French area over bird flu outbreak

Food safety authority of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) decided Wednesday to suspend import of poultry products from Landes Department in southwestern France over an outbreak of bird flu.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/4 6:58:24

Hong Kong woman identified as climber killed while climbing Table Mountain

The climber who was killed on New Year's Day while climbing Table Mountain in Cape Town was a Hong Kong woman, the Chinese Consulate in Cape Town confirmed on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/4 6:57:03

"1992 Consensus" to be further upheld in 2018: mainland's Taiwan affairs chief

The year 2018 will see the Chinese mainland unswervingly upholding the one-China principle and the 1992 Consensus and opposing all forms of "Taiwan independence," said the Chinese mainland's Taiwan affairs chief Zhang Zhijun.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/1 15:54:04

Taiwan selects most important archaeological discoveries

Two relic sites -- one dating back about 5,000 years and the other about 2,000 years -- have been selected as the most important archaeological discoveries in Taiwan.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/27 22:15:36

Preventing cross-Strait communication goes against will of the people: spokesperson

The current Taiwan authorities have attempted to interfere with and prevent cross-Strait communication and such activities go against the will of the people, said a Chinese mainland spokesperson Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/27 17:56:29

Huang Zhixian elected Taiwan compatriots' federation president

Huang Zhixian has been elected president of the All-China Federation of Taiwan Compatriots (ACFTC), according to a statement released Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/26 7:30:23

China reaffirms one-China policy for Taiwan in international activities

The Chinese Foreign Ministry on Monday reaffirmed that adherence to one-China policy is the prerequisite for Taiwan to participate in international activities.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/25 18:28:12

Taiwan's exports rise on recovering global economy

Taiwan's exports have grown for the 14th month thanks to a recovering global economy and strong demand for electronic products, a report showed Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/25 17:45:08

Top legislature considers one-stop boundary control arrangement in HKSAR

China's top legislature on Friday heard an explanation of a draft decision on a one-stop boundary control cooperation arrangement in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/22 22:33:38

Senior CPC leader stresses peaceful development of cross-Strait relations

Senior Communist Party of China (CPC) leader Wang Yang Friday called for more efforts to promote peaceful development of cross-Strait relations and achieve national reunification.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/22 22:31:41

'Green terror' covers Taiwan

Taiwanese authorities aim to frighten pro-mainland groups through their doomed to fail the "green terror" independence movement, amid growing voices for peaceful unification across the island, said experts after four leaders of Taiwan's pro-mainland New Party members were arrested in Taipei for "undermining national security."
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/20 23:23:41

Flag-raising ceremony held to celebrate Macao's return to motherland

A flag-raising ceremony is held to celebrate the 18th anniversary of Macao's return to the motherland in Macao, south China, Dec. 20, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/20 11:26:57

Taiwan authorities arrest pro-mainland New Party leaders

Taiwan authorities on Tuesday arrested four leaders of Taiwan's pro-mainland New Party for “undermining national security” following their return from a trip to the Chinese mainland.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/20 0:23:01

India cozies up to Taiwan in foolish move

India and Taiwan island signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on December 14 to promote mutual industrial cooperation, an alarming move that could sabotage the recent smoothing of Sino-Indian relations, said Chinese experts on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/19 23:52:24

Taiwan economy to grow 2.53 pct in 2017: think tank

A leading think tank in Taiwan on Tuesday raised its forecast for the island's economic growth this year, as a recovering global economy buoys the island's export sector.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/19 21:17:17

HK elects 36 new-term deputies to China's top legislature

Thirty-six people, out of a total of 49 candidates, from different sectors of the Hong Kong society were elected on Tuesday as deputies to the 13th National People's Congress (NPC), China's top legislature.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/19 18:11:23

Tibet to build more funeral homes

Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region will build five funeral homes and renovate two by 2020, as cremation is increasingly accepted by Tibetan people.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/18 17:15:41

Macao holds int'l parade to mark 18th anniversary of return to motherland

The government of China's Macao Special Administrative Region on Sunday afternoon held an international parade to mark the 18th anniversary of Macao's return to the motherland.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/17 20:08:15