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Chang Ya-chung aims to lead KMT toward ending cross-Straits hostility, prepare for unification

Chang: "One country, two systems" is an innovative proposal and worth deliberation. However, the DPP maliciously misinforms the people, criticizing the proposal indiscriminately. Some people in the blue camp dare not to give an active response to the proposal for fear of the US.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/8 18:03:37

China reconsiders lenient punishment meted out to juveniles who commit serious crimes

It was the last day of 2018. One couple in Hengnan county, Central China's Hunan Province, however, would never see the new year arrive.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/8 17:48:40

Foreign diplomats discover a true Xinjiang, different from Western media reports

Diplomats from 12 countries who were invited to visit Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and its vocational training and education centers said that what they saw during the visit was opposite to some Western media reports, and Xinjiang is seeking an effective way to counter extremism and terrorism.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/8 14:04:38

Elderly residents' health and spirit greatly improved in China's No.1 yoga village

Guo, 72, and his wife stand on their heads on the hard bed. This is their practice of yoga.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/7 18:18:40

Chinese mobile games winning hearts of Japanese gamers

"For a long time, Japanese (animation and gaming) products have been introduced to China, but more and more Chinese (animation and gaming) products have been launched in Japan in recent years," said Ito Naoto, counsellor of the Press and Culture Center of the Embassy of Japan in China at the Forum of Japan-China Mobile Games and Internet Culture held by the Embassy of Japan in China in December 2018.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/7 18:08:39

China's military attracts millions of fans at video sharing site with snippets of training and sensational moments

For most people, the daily fabric of the lives of uniformed military personnel is mysterious. But now the People's Liberation Army (PLA) is shining a light on this unknown area. It is using short videos to present the stories of its soldiers. This tool is truly young, modern and fresh.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/6 19:28:40

Animal protectionists under fire for eating animals during year-end banquet

Are animal rights activists entitled to eat animals? An animal protection center in Yichang, Central China's Hubei Province, has been under fire after posting pictures of their annual banquet, in which its members happily eat meat, including chicken, fish and duck.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/6 17:08:18

British grandparents strive to bring their grandchildren from China to UK after son's death

Heartbroken British grandparents, who flew thousands of miles to China to fight for custody of their murdered son's children, recently won back their granddaughter but were forced to leave their grandson behind.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/6 16:58:39

Chinese designers tap fast-growing Arab fashion market with localized design, new platforms

Chinese fashion and clothing brands are attempting to tap the rising Arab fashion market through catering to local consumer habits
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/3 18:45:31

Chinese banks hire feng shui masters for good fortune amid downturn pressure

The incident was widely considered to be a blessing for the coming year's business and economy.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/3 18:23:39

442 Chinese law enforcement officers killed in line of duty in 2018

A total of 301 police officers and 141 auxiliary police officers died in the line of duty and more than 12,000 police officers and auxiliary police officers were injured in 2018, according to data from the Ministry of Public Security.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/2 18:30:08

Beijing cultivating 24-hour shops and restaurants to boost economy

Late night coffee shops, 24-hour hotpot restaurants, and glittering window displays are common things in cities in southern China, as local residents tend to spend more time out of their homes after work.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/2 18:23:39

Chinese firms carefully polish content and subtitle translations of exported dramas to avoid cultural, political misreadings

Lihn, a Vietnam woman, recently became a big fan of Chinese actor Zhao Youting, who stars in the Chinese costume TV series To the Sky Kingdom.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/2 18:03:41

Chinese aid doctors in Africa shift from braving dangers to enjoying stay

Miao, who now works in Shanghai, stayed in Lomé, the capital of Togo in West Africa, to provide medical treatment for gynecological diseases along with a Chinese medical team from 2007 to 2009.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/1 17:13:39

Chinese navy sees broadened horizon, enhanced ability through 10 years of escort missions

On December 26, 2008, a three-ship fleet of the Chinese navy set sail from a port in Sanya of China's southernmost Hainan Province for its first overseas deployment.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/1 16:43:39

Chinese navy sees broadened horizon, enhanced ability through 10-year escort missions

On December 26, 2008, a three-ship fleet of the Chinese navy set sail from a port in Sanya of China's southernmost Hainan Province for its first overseas deployment. The fleet joined in the multinational patrols of the Gulf of Aden and waters off the coast of Somalia. The Navy's DDG-171 Haikou destroyer, together with another destroyer, DDG-169 Wuhan, achieved many breakthroughs and firsts.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/30 11:01:41

Most Chinese feel West's growing containment of China, but optimistic about future: poll

China-US relations are the most important bilateral ties, and more Chinese listed the trade friction between them as the most impressive international event in 2018, according to a latest survey report on how Chinese people view the world.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/28 15:54:36

A reflection of In-Depth news coverage that defined the year

We marvel at the hectic news reporting every yearend as we change to a new calendar, yet 2018 has still proved itself particularly eventful by all standards.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/27 20:13:40