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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

Chinese netizens welcome HK police officer to Beijing for 70th anniversary

Hong Kong police sergeant Lau Chak-kei, who was invited to participate in the celebrations for the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, said that he looks forward to seeing the fireworks, climbing the Great Wall and eating roast duck in Beijing, and many Chinese internet users extended a warm welcome to him.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/29 21:36:50

Consuls general in Shanghai share their understanding of China's development during the past 70 years

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China (PRC). The Global Times interviewed 14 foreign consuls general in Shanghai about their understanding of China's development, and in their opinion what are the most impressive changes that China has gone through during the past 70 years.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/29 0:03:39

How Chinese firms evolved to gain global reach

Before the 70th anniversary to celebrate the founding of the PRC, Liu sat down with the Global Times to discuss his entrepreneurship journey and insights into private enterprises in China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/28 18:03:40

Devoted to the national flag

In the run up to the National Day which falls on October 1, all sectors of society across the nation have been busy organizing events to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. From bustling streets to sleepy back alleys, flags and banners have been hoisted to celebrate the big day.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/28 17:43:42

Targeted poverty alleviation efforts in ethnic minority areas reap rewards

A group of journalists from 14 African countries who are participating in a media workshop organized by Belt and Road News Network (BRNN) visited poverty alleviation projects in Southwest China's Guizhou Province from Saturday to Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/26 20:43:40

Maintaining China's grip at the top of the table tennis rankings requires solidarity and innovation, says former national team coach

The key to success in table tennis, said Ren Guoqiang, is "sticking together and innovation." Ren, former coach of China's national table tennis team, speaking to the Global Times in an exclusive interview, gave his opinion on how the Chinese table tennis team could retain its grip on the world championships.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/26 20:23:40

Mainland entrepreneur experiences rise of China's reputation on global stage

Celebrity businessman Wang Xiaofei, 38, a Chinese mainland entrepreneur married to Taiwan-born actress-singer Barbie Hsu Hsi-yuan, has witnessed how China's reputation has gradually improved overseas over the past decades.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/26 20:17:09

Guangdong may entitle teachers to punish students with standing and running

Is standing in the corner or being forced to run a lap counted as a corporal punishment in schools? South China's Guangdong Province may entitle their teachers to punish ill-behaved students by having them stand or run, which will not be deemed as physical punishment.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/26 14:21:36

Chinese troops train for spectacular National Day parade

Military officers and soldiers were seen training in preparation for the upcoming National Day parade to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, after the military parade training center in Beijing opened to the media on September 17.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/25 18:31:34

Academician dedicated to containing epidemics for national rejuvenation

Wang Longde, an academician at the Chinese Academy of Engineering, served as vice minister of the National Health Commission of China for more than 10 years, playing a significant leadership role in the country's public health field.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/25 18:53:40

Yao Ming: Building player base more important than cultivating stars

Former Houston Rockets superstar and current chairman of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) Yao Ming now spends most of his time pondering how to revive the sport of basketball in China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/25 18:38:41