CHINA >> In-Depth

Stability offers benefits to the development in Xinjiang

Poverty reduction work could be smoothly promoted in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region thanks to the social stability in the past years.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/2 21:53:42

Policies help rural Xinjiang residents shake off poverty

Three years ago, Abudreyim Abduwaili's family was still poverty-stricken, but now he has become the vice manager of a herding company and is helping his neighbors to shake off poverty.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/2 21:48:41

Ice cold fun

Winter tourism has become more popular in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/1 17:58:40

Moments in 2019

Chang'e-4 made the first-ever soft landing on the far side of the moon on January 3, marking a breakthrough in human exploration of the moon. The lunar lander touched down and sent signals from the moon's far side to the Earth for the first time.▶
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/29 19:03:20

New research reveals absurd rumor sources of Uyghur detentions in Xinjiang endeared by Western media

The allegations that China has detained millions of Uyghur people in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region came from unreliable studies and sources backed by US government, based on shoddy methodologies and works of a far-right anti-China and anti-communist researcher, a recently published essay in the Grayzone revealed.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/27 0:26:07

Unscrupulous NGOs fund, instigate HK rioters

Hong Kong police's crackdown on fundraising platforms serving illegal protesters was applauded by Chinese netizens who called for more efforts to cut illicit money flows to rioters.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/25 22:47:31

Shangri-La Tibetan village enjoys the holidays with harmony

Donning colorful silky Tibetan garments with woolen capes and sitting beside each other in a small church, some villagers wait for their annual holy mass on Christmas Eve.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/25 19:43:40

Beijing's new international airport brings prosperity for residents

"Daxing airport brings us local farmers a happier life," Yang said.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/24 20:23:41

Photographers take a snapshot of the early stages of Daxing airport's development

Planes increasingly make use of the terminal building designed by Zaha Hadid Architects, and Tao, among other flight spotting enthusiasts, has regularly visited for months. The airport has spots around the airstrips that present natural photo opportunities.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/24 20:13:40

Chinese second-tier cities compete to attract foreign talents

To attract outstanding graduates, China's second-tier cities including Xi'an, capital city of Northwest China's Shaanxi Province and Chengdu, capital city of Southwest China's Sichuan Province, have stepped up efforts to lure more foreign talents with incentives and foreigner-friendly services.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/23 19:38:40

China's soccer promotion aims to score goals with the country's youth

China has 27,059 schools featuring soccer education, and 160 pilot counties and districts for soccer reform, according to a statement released by the Ministry of Education (MOE) on Friday, the Xinhua News Agency reported.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/22 17:48:39

SAR exemplifies 'one country, two systems' principle: President Xi

After Hong Kong and Macao returned to China, handling the affairs of these two special administrative regions (SAR) was absolutely China's internal affairs, and external forces should not point the finger at them, Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Friday at the ceremony celebrating the 20th anniversary of Macao's return to China and the inauguration of the fifth-term government of the Macao SAR.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/20 22:18:40

Professor Martins chips into building China's electronics industry

“Macao is known for its casino chips all over the world, but now it is also known by its electronic chips,” Professor Rui Paulo Da Silva Martins said proudly. Professor Martins, a 62-year-old Portuguese scientist, is leading China's electronic chip research as Vice-Rector of the University of Macau (UM). He appreciates the support from the Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) and the central government.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/19 20:23:40

Macanese sense of belonging keeps rising in China

They have European faces but can switch between Portuguese, Cantonese and Putonghua (standard Chinese) at any time. They are descendants of Portuguese but have strong emotional links to Macao. The community has developed its own distinct food, culture, and language.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/19 19:43:41

Beijing's new international airport brings prosperity for locals

"I have been working in drudgery as a farmer for half of my life. I never dared to dream that one day I could enjoy plenty of sleep and wake up naturally without an alarm clock," said Yang Xiuzhi, a 49-year-old rural woman who has been relocated for Beijing Daxing International Airport, to the Global Times.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/18 20:19:04

Macao sets an example to strengthen links with motherland through identity courses

In sharp contrast with some young people on the streets of Hong Kong staging anti-government riots that paralyzed the city, residents in another special administrative region Macao uphold a strong sense of patriotism. After the city returned to China from Portugal, it has stepped increasingly closer to its motherland over the past years.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/18 19:28:40

Xinjiang scores victories in the war on poverty

In the rural areas of Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, many used to suffer from the scourge of poverty. They lacked education, jobs, and access to technology to finance.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/18 15:53:40

NYT report disregards China's women's rights protection: experts

Experts said that despite Liu's story, the NYT reporter wrongly depicted Chinese society as one that is indifferent to women's rights, without morals, and uncivilized. The one-sided report, full of bias, reflects how certain US media outlets are without professional ethics and unable to set aside prejudices when reporting on China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/17 14:13:40