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Tangka painting takes root among Tibet youth with free classes

Young Tibetan people from poverty-stricken families in Southwest China's Sichuan Province can attend free Tangka art classes, allowing them to follow their dreams and change their lives.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/16 17:48:41

Young Chinese use entrepreneurial skills to help their communities escape poverty

Poverty alleviation will still be a focus for governments of all levels as China vows to eradicate poverty by the end of 2020. In addition to preferential policies, financial aid, and the efforts of hardworking grassroots officials, young Chinese in rural areas like the world famous Vlogger Li Ziqi also strive to escape poverty with what they learned.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/15 21:13:40

Increasing number of overseas NGOs shows China's openness: observer

The number of registered overseas NGOs in the Chinese mainland increased in 2019, which experts said demonstrated China's openness to more overseas NGOs which operate legally.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/15 20:48:40

Western-aligned opposition forces in Cambodia exaggerate anti-China sentiment

While some Cambodians feel antipathy toward illegal behavior of some Chinese, there is no widespread Sinophobia. Western forces are working with Cambodian opposition forces to attack both its local government and China, experts said
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/14 20:13:41

Intl cooperation enhances China's role in net connectivity, safeguarding cyber sovereignty

Russia's unplugged test is not a defense measure to close itself, but a tactic to strengthen global network integration so that it will not be used by the US for military and political purposes
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/13 20:28:40

Chinese in Iran, Iraq ready for evacuation if tensions escalate

Chinese people in Iran and Iraq have prepared emergency evacuation plans amid rising tensions in the Middle East, but most are still staying and observing the situation, the Global Times learnt from local Chinese on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/9 12:08:40

Chinese in Iran, Iraq ready for evacuation if tensions escalate

Chinese people in Iran and Iraq have prepared emergency evacuation plans amid rising tensions in the Middle East, but most are still staying and observing the situation, the Global Times learnt from local Chinese on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/8 22:19:08

Ready to Defend

Military forces across China welcomed the new year of 2020 by conducting training for real combat scenarios.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/8 19:13:40

Pride and prejudice

On the first day of 2020, Foreign Policy published a collection of 10 stories through the past year that it claimed "broadened our knowledge of China in 2019."
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/7 21:18:26

Chinese social media provides platforms for freedom of expression

Chinese netizens have the freedom to express themselves on social media, which helps scholars conduct academic research, Chinese experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/6 21:18:40

Lively and law-abiding: the image of Chinese social media

BBC on New Year's Day published an article of the top talking points on Chinese social media in 2019. The report alleged netizens have to "evade censors" to express their opinions on topics including Hong Kong, facial recognition technology, long working hours and sexual assault. But a closer look reveals the article failed to provide evidence and failed to fairly portray the vibrant Chinese cyber environment and active online engagements of net users.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/6 21:13:41

Latest set of rumors about Xinjiang refuted

Some foreign "celebrities" who may have never been to Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region seem to be blinded by fake news and affected by unfounded charges in their judgment, a senior official from Xinjiang said at a press conference while refuting some latest rumors spread on overseas social media.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/5 17:23:40

Experts back education for int'l peace, understanding

Chinese experts have stressed the role of education in resolving international conflicts and encouraged young Chinese people to critically evaluate global relations and dynamics, amid rising unrest in many regions in 2019.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/3 0:08:39

Stability offers benefits to the development in Xinjiang

Poverty reduction work could be smoothly promoted in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region thanks to the social stability in the past years.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/2 21:53:42

Policies help rural Xinjiang residents shake off poverty

Three years ago, Abudreyim Abduwaili's family was still poverty-stricken, but now he has become the vice manager of a herding company and is helping his neighbors to shake off poverty.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/2 21:48:41

Ice cold fun

Winter tourism has become more popular in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/1 17:58:40

Moments in 2019

Chang'e-4 made the first-ever soft landing on the far side of the moon on January 3, marking a breakthrough in human exploration of the moon. The lunar lander touched down and sent signals from the moon's far side to the Earth for the first time.▶
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/29 19:03:20

New research reveals absurd rumor sources of Uyghur detentions in Xinjiang endeared by Western media

The allegations that China has detained millions of Uyghur people in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region came from unreliable studies and sources backed by US government, based on shoddy methodologies and works of a far-right anti-China and anti-communist researcher, a recently published essay in the Grayzone revealed.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/27 0:26:07