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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

Commander leads Chinese expedition team to forefront of deep-sea research

Chinese scientists achieved world-leading progress in deep-sea manned submersible programs, even though they had to rely on themselves and made the achievements from scratch
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/24 19:43:41

Strong military ensures country's dignity: Luo Yuan

Luo Yuan's life has basically followed the path set out by his father Luo Qingchang, former head of China's intelligence department - the investigation department of the Central Committee of Communist Party of China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/24 15:38:40

Over 20,000 people sign up for HK govt 1st public dialogue: Lam

Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, Chief Executive of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) will meet members of the public at the first community dialogue session that will be held at the Queen Elizabeth Stadium in Wan Chai, Hong Kong on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/24 13:53:15

Famous Chinese spy novelist feels duty to represent his country

Mai Jia is one of the most famous novelists and scriptwriters in China, and is regarded as the creator and pioneer of the Chinese spy novel genre.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/23 19:38:40

National campaign gives millions of Chinese preschoolers a taste of soccer

China's massive campaign to promote soccer in campuses has spread to kindergartens, with more than 3,000 being included in the first trial.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/23 18:56:26

Boy, 10, gains 15kg so he can donate bone marrow to his dying father

A 10-year-old boy from Xinxiang, Central China's Henan Province, gained more than 15 kilograms in just three months to save his father from a rare blood cancer, as bone marrow donors are required to weigh at least 50 kilograms.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/23 17:28:39

'Image master' advocates public diplomacy to paint vivid picture

It's fair to say that Zhao Qizheng's entire career is closely connected to the rise of the People's Republic of China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/22 19:53:40

Historical bonds between HK, mainland will see region through unrest

Findings from the Global Times' interviews with a handful of locals from different sectors of society revealed that in the past, almost every Hongkonger was inextricably linked with the mainland.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/22 19:03:41

Penetration rate of Putonghua reaches nearly 80 percent in China

During China's Putonghua promotion week, which falls on the third week of September, the Ministry of Education said the penetration rate of Putonghua reached nearly 80 percent in China, Guangming Daily reported.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/19 19:43:40

Xinjiang-born dancer promotes Chinese culture in US

To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, Feng and her team decided to perform a dance show as a gift to overseas Chinese people, and are also seeking to promote Chinese culture to local audiences in the US.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/19 19:33:43

Companies ready to help Hong Kong youths achieve success in Greater Bay Area

Hong Kong youths who have started up companies aim to help more Hongkongers become familiar with Greater Bay Area preferential polices
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/19 19:24:55

China makes efforts to provide free meals for impoverished students

In the 70 years since the founding of the People's Republic of China in 1949, the living standards of Chinese people have improved significantly. The state and society are paying more attention to children's health, an official said.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/19 17:38:40

China's first environmental chief content with today's progress

Qu Geping, 89, became China's first environmental protection chief in 1987, when the bureau of environment protection was founded. The bureau has become the current Ministry of Environment and Ecology (MEE).
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/19 13:58:40

Chinese experts outline results of counter-terrorism drive in Xinjiang

China has adopted a series of measures to combat extremism and safeguard people's rights in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region over the past decades and achieved notable results in socioeconomic development, experts said at the 42nd session of the UN Human Rights Council held in Geneva from September 9 to 27.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/18 19:23:40

Studying in mainland helps HK students embrace broad platforms, dispel stereotypes

Lo Wai Wun Ana is in her fourth year of undergraduate studies at Tsinghua University, the top domestically and 16th globally ranked university according to QS World University Rankings in 2019. From her accent, it is hard to tell that she is a Hongkonger.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/18 19:13:40