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China, Caribbean countries more closely connected in new era of ties

On October 18, US Secretary of State John Pompeo said he had warned countries in Latin America such as Panama to be wary of doing business with China, as Chinese State-owned enterprises engaged in "predatory economic activity." The announcement was a sign of anxiety in the US, as Chinese influence is rising, Latin American experts say.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/29 19:58:39

Experts ponder future of more than 30 underground bishops after agreement

Over a month after China and the Vatican signed a historical provisional agreement on the appointment of bishops, experts are looking into what may come next - especially the future of underground bishops in China. According to the Vatican's press office, as part of the deal, Pope Francis recognized seven bishops that were recognized by the Chinese government but were excommunicated by the Vatican. However, what will happen to the over 30 underground bishops in China is still unclear.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/29 19:33:42

Efforts to eliminate extremism in Xinjiang change local lives for the better

What happened to trainees before they joined the vocational training and education programs in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region? How did they change after joining the program?
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/28 18:48:40

Women prosecuted after stabbing 14 at Chongqing kindergarten

Prosecutors have approved charges of intentional homicide against a woman who injured 14 kindergarten students with a kitchen knife in Southwest China's Chongqing Municipality on Friday, people.cn reported.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/28 17:38:39

Efforts to eliminate extremism in Xinjiang change local lives for the better

What happened to trainees before they joined the vocational training and education program in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region? How did they change after joining the program?
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/27 15:49:08

Facial recognition, drones highlight Security China exhibition

An international exhibition on public safety and security displayed China's ongoing efforts on combining technologies related to public security together with social development.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/25 21:00:12

Chinese parents rush to send boys to 'school of masculinity'

What makes a man a man? As China is having a fierce debate about whether men in the entertainment industry tend to act effeminately on the screen, an institute in Beijing has vowed to “rescue the boys.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/25 20:58:41

Chinese farms hope to grow and import more soybeans from Russia's Far East

As the Longtui 603 ship offloaded a thousand tons of soybeans at a wharf in Fuyuan, Northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, on October 18, it marked the first shipment of soybeans grown in Russia's Far Eastern region by a Chinese company, Dongjin Group.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/25 19:48:40

Education experts see no sign that the US will limit student visas for Chinese as part of trade conflicts

It is unrealistic for the US to stop issuing student visas to Chinese nationals due to its enormous trade surplus with China in education, experts say, quelling the panic among some Chinese parents that the US may make it harder for Chinese students to get a visa.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/24 19:43:40

Descendant of Confucius reinterprets teachings to suit present age

“Family virtue is about good habits in the petty matters of the daily life. A good family environment is developed from the good habits,” Kong told the Global Times.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/24 19:28:40

Groundbreaking TV show draws young people closer to President Xi's thought

Following the success of a talk show on the theory of socialism, China's most popular entertainment channel Hunan Television has launched a quiz show that focuses on socialism with Chinese characteristics for a new era, the thought of Chinese President Xi Jinping that has been enshrined into the Constitution.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/23 19:38:39

Chinese young people reposting 'lucky people' online in hopes of attaining good fortune

Zhang Mo, a 22-year-old student from North China's Hebei Province, has a routine of reposting pictures of singer Yang Chaoyue on social media platforms. “Doing this brought me good luck,” Zhang told the Global Times on Sunday. “I got easy questions in exams and was very lucky in mobile games.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/23 19:18:39

International charity sale radiates hope in Beijing

The 10th “Great Love without Borders – Hearing the love of the world” international charity sale was held at the Beijing National Stadium on October 21.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/22 19:58:39

China quickly embracing VR amid tech boom

What will replace smartphones as our most indispensable gadget in daily and digital life?
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/22 19:53:39

Vocational schools in Xinjiang contribute to employment, stability

Cities in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region are providing vocational training to local residents.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/22 19:18:39

Education authorities ban flattery, posting grades in parent-teacher WeChat groups

A month into the start of the new school term, drama and conflict have been escalating in parent-teacher WeChat groups in China, a popular way to boost communication between parents and teachers.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/21 19:48:39

Exploring the origins of the myth that 'the US rebuilt China' in past decades

US Vice President Mike Pence recently gave a speech, where he attacked China's domestic and diplomatic policies. Some US media said Pence's accusations against China lack evidence, and that some of his remarks were irrelevant.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/21 19:03:39

Chinese solution to promote world peace proposed at international religious conference

As representatives from around the world gathered in Astana, capital of Kazakhstan, for a triennial congress of religious leaders, China's representatives highlighted the nation's religious policy and how it contributes to security and stability.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/18 19:33:40