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Stable power supply changes South China Sea island

Five years ago, a group of people established a power supply bureau for Sansha city’s Yongxing Island in South China’s Hainan Province to provide electricity on the island.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/30 23:08:40

Video game training booms as Chinese players aspire to go professional

The 2017 League of Legends World Championship, one of the world’s most well-known e-sports competitions, is currently underway in China.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/29 17:51:01

Chinese students in India are literally trapped due to India's constricting visa policy

Following the Doklam border standoff, Chinese students are reporting that they cannot get their India visas renewed, leaving them stranded there.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/26 19:47:29

Cross-border e-commerce platforms are the stars of China’s ever-rising foreign trade

Whenever Liu Lin finds herself missing England, where she has previously studied, she just hops onto a cross-border e-commerce platform to buy herself some British-made merchandise.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/25 18:46:39

A remote, impoverished township aspires to become China’s ‘e-sports’ hub

Rural Zhongxian county is investing 5 billion yuan in the construction of China's very first gaming town.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/24 19:06:20

Xiongan very likely to follow example of Singapore in land management: advisor

The 2,000-square-kilometer mini-city of Xiongan will draw thousands of Beijing government workers.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/23 18:38:39

Message of CPC national congress spreads across Tibet

The Chinese armed police in Tibet have been promoting the 19th National Congress of the CPC among their brigades and to the public.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/22 17:43:39

China’s globalization strategy brings job opportunities for retired foreign officials

Francisco Sanchez visited China frequently during his service as the deputy secretary of the US Department of Commerce for former president Barack Obama’s administration. Today he works as a special consultant on international trade at a private Chinese investment enterprise.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/19 18:43:39

While the number of Indian CEOs at Western firms is higher, Chinese prefer starting their own business

Wang Tao, former CEO for ZTE's branch in India, did not expect his recent article praising Indian corporate management capability to arouse so much praise and criticism alike. Some Chinese netizens said they were happy to see an article "focusing on India's good side" to serve as a reminder to China. Others felt the author was unreasonably generalizing Chinese management and making a big fuss over what they see as a minor issue.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/18 18:18:05

More fugitives are persuaded to surrender from overseas as China strengthens international anti-graft cooperation

The recent return of Kong Guangsheng, one of Interpol’s 100 most wanted Chinese fugitives, marks a big step forward in China’s anti-corruption campaign.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/17 18:52:04

Facial recognition, AI and big data poised to boost Chinese public safety

In the video, footage taken by CCTV cameras is instantly tagged with information of passing vehicles and pedestrians, including each person’s sex, age and clothing and the model and color of cars. Tags appear on each person and vehicle as soon as they enter the camera’s range.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/16 18:45:48

China boosts security for upcoming CPC congress

Public security forces and volunteers are being mobilized nationwide to boost security as the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) prepares to convene on October 18 in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/15 18:38:21

Ahead of CPC national congress, children across China are called upon to follow the Party line

In anticipation of the upcoming national congress of the Communist Party of China, primary and middle schools across China are organizing various campaign events involving the Young Pioneers.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/8 18:38:39

Natural habitats of China’s beloved bear must be protected along with the animal itself

Despite the fact that the number of giant pandas is once again on the rise and its risk status has just been downgraded from endangered to vulnerable, a new study by Chinese zoologists found that pandas are actually at a greater risk today than three decades ago.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/12 17:43:40

China has become one of the most sought-after destinations for African students abroad

Many African students study in China for better job or business opportunities as China-African ties deepen.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/11 19:28:39

Conservators struggle to preserve true original colors of China’s Terracotta Warriors

Two-millennia-old Terracotta Warriors immediately lost most of their original colors the moment they were unearthed.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/10 19:01:29

China’s first compulsory school course of TCM met with doubt from parents, teachers

Some parents as well as science teachers wonder what to do when a TCM course contradicts science.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/9 18:33:39

Chinese navy medical ship treats hundreds of Gabonese patients for free

Hundreds of residents in Gabon are receiving free health care from the Chinese Navy’s hospital ship, the Peace Ark, which is currently on a medical mission in the country.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/8 16:28:39