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Grey-haired stars on short video sites spread positivity better than the young

China had 249 million people above 60 years of age by the end of 2018. How senior citizens live their lives has become a serious concern for the whole of society.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/16 19:42:48

Changting people turn bare mountains into national park

In the 1940s, the area of soil erosion in Changting county, East China's Fujian Province, was nearly 1.5 million mu (1,000 square kilometers), covering one third of the county's land area.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/16 18:48:40

German sociologist Heinz Dieterich outlines concept of '21st century socialism'

What can China's success contribute to the development of socialism around the world? Global Times reporters Xie Wenting and Bai Yunyi (GT) spoke to Dieterich in an exclusive interview.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/15 19:08:41

China's homemade icebreaker makes maiden voyage to Antarctica

China's first domestically made polar icebreaker Xuelong 2, or Snow Dragon 2, started its maiden voyage to the Antarctic from the city of Shenzhen in South China's Guangdong Province on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times - Xinhua | 2019/10/15 18:47:49

Decades of training foreign officers boost China's military diplomacy

China's top military college has a long history training overseas senior military officers, boosting ties and trust
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/14 18:18:40

How Beijing police ensured security for the 70th anniversary ceremony

The great efforts of countless people were behind the impressive celebration, especially police officers in Beijing, who were responsible for security during the national festival.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/14 17:13:39

Rise of status helps Chinese cuisine spread overseas

Over the past decades, overseas concepts of Chinese food have undergone a great change: Once thought of as a delicious but cheap fast food, diners now see it as an original and sometimes high value cuisine.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/13 17:48:39

China's oil drilling champions take 'Iron Man' spirit to foreign fields

Once China's biggest oil production base, Daqing oil field has expanded oil drilling to overseas fields amid the country's comprehensive plan for energy transformation
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/13 16:53:39

Chinese NBA fans choose to stand with country amid Morey spat

Chinese NBA fans choose to stand with country amid Morey comments
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/10 19:04:26

People's role model Wang Qimin hails oil workers

Ahead of the National Day, Chinese President Xi Jinping presented national medals and honorary titles to people who have made outstanding achievements for the country. Among them, Wang Qimin, 83, was given the honorary title of "People's Role Model."
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/10 18:53:40

Youth education makes Macao shining example of 'one country, two systems' principle

Macao is celebrating its 20th anniversary of the establishment of the Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) this year. It has been a shining example of the "one country, two systems" principle since its return to the motherland in 1999.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/10 15:28:40

Excavators from China become popular exports to Africa

Excavators from China have become popular exports to African countries as the number of Chinese engineering and China-Africa cooperation projects under the Belt and Road Initiative grows.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/9 18:53:40

Futility of street violence prompts reflection of HK youths' future

Many Hongkongers have weak sense of national identity, causing them to turn down opportunities presented by mainland
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/9 18:46:11

Cross-age face recognition tech used to find missing child

China's government departments have cooperated with enterprises to apply cross-age face recognition technology to search for missing persons, helping abducted children get back to their parents.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/8 19:28:40

Repaired Shenyang Palace Museum now fully open to public

The repair project of Taimiao in the Shenyang Palace Museum, Northeast China's Liaoning Province, was completed on Saturday, and the museum is now fully open to the public.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/8 18:00:43

Chinese firm uses cutting-edge tech for construction project

A state-owned company is saving manpower and ensuring construction safety and quality through the use of pioneering technology in the mechanical construction of a tunnel in Southwest China's Guizhou Province.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/7 17:43:40

African media professionals espy China's innovation

Participants of the Belt and Road News Network (BRNN) Media Workshop representing 14 African countries visited South China's Guangdong Province from September 24 to 27, to experience the innovative and high-quality development the coastal province is undergoing.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/3 10:07:57

People's role model Wang Qimin brings honor to oil field workers

Ahead of the National Day, Chinese President Xi Jinping presented national medals and honorary titles to people who made outstanding achievements for the country. Among them, Wang Qimin, 83, was given the honorary title of "People's Role Model."
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/2 10:21:27