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Groundbreaking vehicle testing field completed in Xinjiang

Construction work on the world's largest vehicle testing field in an extremely hot and dry area has been completed in Turpan, Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, breaking the technical monopoly of Germany and Japan in building high-speed test loops.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/13 17:43:41

Thousands mobilized to deal with aftermath of Lekima

Chinese authorities have carried out dramatic rescue efforts after the powerful Typhoon Lekima churned through the country's east coast starting from Saturday.
Source: Global Times - Xinhua | 2019/8/12 18:18:40

Public concerned over sexual assault against kids in countryside

Recently, a series of cases of sexual assault on children in rural China has triggered public concern that the sexual abuse of children has become endemic in China's countryside.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/12 17:48:40

Turkish reporters recognize Xinjiang's de-radicalization

Some Turkish reporters have recently published stories in Turkish media on their experience visiting Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, clarifying rumors that had hurt China-Turkey ties, and recognizing China's de-radicalization work.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/11 22:49:02

Peter Navarro, a hawk that 'lacks intellect and common sense'

Politicians like Navarro have ruined the efforts made in the China-US trade talks and US society will pay for this, analysts said
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/8 20:12:17

Traditional paintings by village artists showcased in key events

The peony is an eternal theme for artists from Juye. Now, traditional peony paintings from this agricultural county in East China's Shandong Province have entered the international stage, including the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Qingdao Summit and first China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/8 19:08:41

Article on Qixi Festival highlights softer side of president

Xi is widely recognized as an ideal leader in his work, but also a great companion in his family. He is a "competent husband," in Peng's words. Xi and Peng have made appearances together multiple times on the international stage, and their love story has won admiration around the world.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/7 20:58:40

Chinese students fight against media bias and anti-China forces in Australia

Recent campus skirmishes between patriotic Chinese students at the Australian University of Queensland (UQ) and anti-China and secessionist protesters have drawn global attention. Due to concerns over media bias, more and more Chinese students have used creative measures to give themselves a voice.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/7 18:39:42

Chinese mainland suspends films, film personnel from participating in Taiwan's Golden Horse Awards

The China Film Administration on Wednesday banned Chinese mainland films and associated personnel from participating in the 2019 Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival and Awards.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/7 12:43:26

Chinese scholars establish own academic evaluation system following IEEE's Huawei ban

Chinese researchers realized the importance of raising their voices in the global academic field after the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) – the world's largest technical professional organization – temporarily banned Huawei employees from being peer reviewers or editors in late May.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/6 19:50:14

Stand-up comedy struggles to attract audiences to live shows

In the metropolis, which has few stand-up theaters, there are no more than 20 shows a month, including both Putonghua and Cantonese comedians, with ticket prices generally less than 100 yuan ($14.50).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/6 19:38:40

Chinese army instructors train African troops for parade as China-Rwanda military ties deepen

Squads of African soldiers goose-stepped toward the rostrum, swinging their arms widely and shouting loudly in accented Chinese “Yi! [One!] Er! [Two!],” in response to their commander shouting in Chinese “Eyes right!”
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/5 18:43:26

Ex-servicemen hail government's efforts in veteran placement

There are more than 50,000 veterans in Qingdao West Coast New Area, where China's first district-level service center for military ex-servicemen was founded in 2017. Veteran service stations were then set up at the township and village levels.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/5 18:28:40

China promotes breast-feeding policies as birth rates decline

Before the World Breast-feeding Week, Guangzhou, capital of South China's Guangdong Province, pushed forward China's first local legislation of breast-feeding promotion
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/4 18:10:29

Huawei's recruitment in line with company's, country's development, says expert

The news quickly circulated online, with netizens admiring the eight young talents and discussing if high academic qualifications lead to high-paid jobs. It also prompted discussions on why Huawei invests that much in recruitment while at the center of contested international opinion.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/4 17:15:37

More innovative technology is required for oil recovery in Daqing oil field

Daqing oil field, located in Northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, is the largest oil production base in China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/1 18:28:40

Behind the scenes of a North Korean art performance

With grand, magnificent, uniform scenes and a wide repertoire, North Korea's large calisthenics and art performances have become a standard of the country, as well as a must-see for tourists in North Korea.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/1 18:03:40

Falcon Force!

As one of the most elite counterterrorism forces in China, the Falcon Commando Unit carried out its grueling seasonal drills in late June.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/31 16:43:40