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Authorities are making efforts to meet poverty alleviations goals despite huge pressure from the COVID-19 epidemic

The COVID-19 outbreak, which has put parts of China under lockdown and brought productivity in rural areas to standstill, prompted speculation on whether the country's goal of eliminating poverty by the end of 2020 will be undermined. But the government authorities and development experts have expressed optimism about China's ability to accomplish total poverty alleviation.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/27 18:53:42

Anti-Chinese discriminations amid COVID-19 epidemic not mainstream, experts call for understating

Discriminations in some countries against Chinese people have occurred since the COVID-19 outbreak
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/26 20:03:40

No signs of anti-China wave in Japan: Chinese embassy in Japan

China is making progress in its fight against COVID-19, while the epidemic in Japan, South Korea and Italy is increasingly severe. Some have claimed that Chinese people have been discriminated against in Japan because of COVID-19, but there are no signs of an anti-China wave in Japan, according to the Embassy of the People's Republic of China in Japan.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/25 22:45:16

Western politicians and media use Yellow Peril stereotype to smear China amid epidemic

A slew of "China threat" theory has been revamped in the Western world as some political, business and media sectors use the COVID-19 epidemic to smear China's image with the a cascade of baseless, fearmongering allegations.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/25 21:06:39

Sihanoukville eyes a bright future to become 'Shenzhen of Cambodia'

Sihanoukville, Cambodia develops rapidly by taking advantage of its port
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/24 20:48:40

Video-sharing platforms spread info, help public fight against COVID-19

China's livestreaming platforms are contributing to the nation's fight against the novel coronavirus. Amid the outbreak of COVID-19, Chinese epidemiologists, rural officials and official media have shared videos on epidemic prevention and control through streaming platforms like Kuaishou and Douyin, spreading news of updates and knowledge for keeping healthy during the epidemic.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/23 22:43:40

Medical waste strictly processed in Wuhan amid the COVID-19 epidemic

With coronavirus ravaging Wuhan, bioharzardous waste has doubled in the city, posing a challenge on how to deal with these potentially infectious medical waste.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/23 22:13:40

TCM remedies cure and improve more COVID-19 patients with national promotion

China's efforts to mobilize traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) practitioners to find a cure for COVID-19 have yielded optimistic results in the fight against the virus which originated from Wuhan, Central China's Hubei Province. TCM treatment has helped stabilize conditions, despite doubt by some skeptics.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/20 19:43:40

More COVID-19 patients receive TCM treatment and improve

China's efforts to mobilize traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) practitioners to find a cure for COVID-19 have yielded optimistic results as TCM has been applied in the majority of covonavirus patients in Wuhan and contributed to their stability, despite doubt by some skeptics.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/20 1:13:40

New York Times continues biased coverage against China during epidemic, containing deviations from the truth: experts

The New York Times' coverage of the outbreak to attack China's political system and treatment of COVID-19 patients is unprofessional, biased, and even inhuman, Chinese experts said, calling on biased Western media to stop ignoring Chinese efforts in medical care and human rights protection.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/19 20:53:40

Wuhan virology institute draws suspicion and doubt amid COVID-19 outbreak

The Wuhan Institute of Virology, which has Asia's highest-level biosafety lab, has been at the center of controversy with some questioning its possible links with the outbreak of COVID-19.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/18 21:38:40

Eaten by ducks, fried for food: Locusts not a threat to China

Growing worries are surfacing that a large-scale locust outbreak may occur in China's border regions, including Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, said experts.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/17 18:53:40

China's research in major international infectious diseases benefits whole world

As China ranks among the world's first-tier countries in treating health emergency, its efforts in prevention and control of major international infectious diseases have increasingly become globally visible.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/17 0:18:20

Labeling China as a 'disease incubator' is unscientific and racist: experts

The gratuitous association of many of the world's most contagious diseases exclusively with China and the labeling China as a "disease incubator" have prompted racism and xenophobia against Chinese, which has blinded the world to China's contribution in fights against global infectious diseases, experts said.Regionalizing pandemics is not only unscientific and potentially racist, but also ignores China's contribution of research progress in infectious disease control around the world, they stressed.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/17 0:17:21

Smart city projects help China contain coronavirus

"The technology we use today in epidemic control was hard to imagine in the past," said Yang Fei, vice chief in Fuhe town, Suizhou city of Central China's Hubei Province.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/16 18:28:41

Big data, grid management support disease control in Quzhou

"Did you come to Quzhou from Wuhan by train on January 23?" a Qujiang resident, surnamed Luo, was asked in a phone call from a local "grid management administrator," who is responsible for disease control in his specific community block.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/16 18:18:41

Shanghai: O2O data platform helps city gather epidemic related information

Among some 20,000 families in Jiangsu Road sub-district in downtown Shanghai, 10 residents recently returned from Central China's Hubei Province, the epicenter of the COVID-19 epidemic.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/16 18:13:40

Physician who played pivotal role in battling SARS once again serves the people amid new epidemic

Doctor, intellectual, technological official, truth-teller, member of the Chinese Academy of Engineering, deputy to the National People's Congress, and hero during the fight against SARS and the novel coronavirus. These are the labels on Zhong Nanshan.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/14 20:48:40