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Nightclubs and bars hit during anti-gang crime campaign

Insiders estimated that about 21,000 nightclubs and bars across the country have been shut down during the campaign, affecting 3 million employees. No official data has been released as of press time.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/18 19:08:40

Short video platforms deal heavy blow to Chinese county-level TV stations

County-level TV stations struggle to attract audiences in face of intense competition from short-video platforms
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/18 18:48:41

Switzerland's drone ecosystem seeks opportunities in China

Startups in the drone sector from Switzerland are looking for more business opportunities and partners after their initial cooperation with some distributors in China, which is yet to unleash huge potential through the skilled workforce.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/17 19:08:39

Chinese nuclear power plants open up to public to prove confidence in safety

No nuclear events above Level 2 on the International Nuclear Event Scale has ever occurred in China
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/17 18:53:40

CCTV to dedicate channel to military affairs to promote national defense education

China Central Television (CCTV) Channel 7 is to refocus its coverage solely on military affairs in a move to expand national defense publicity and education.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/16 18:23:39

Weapons enthusiast brings Qin dynasty era to modern times

The idea of making weapons from the Qin Dynasty (221BC-206BC) jumped into Mao Naimin's head 25 years ago. He has not stopped since then.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/16 15:43:39

Chinese textile company brings new life to Tajikistan industry

This is typical of Zhongtai's people-oriented development plans. Founded in the Dangara District of Tajikistan's Khatlon Province in 2014 by China's Zhongtai Group and Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps, the company, with vigorous support from the Tajik government, aims to build a modern cotton industrial base which helps boost the economy and improve local people's livelihood.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/13 18:23:40

Kazakhstan faces hope and uncertainty as it elects new leader

In March 2019, Nursultan Nazarbayev, who had been the president of Kazakhstan since 1991, abruptly announced his resignation. On June 9, Kazakhstan held presidential elections, and Kassym-Jomart Tokayev became the country's second president.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/13 17:18:40

China and Russia seek further cooperation in finance, education and culture

Russia should fall in love with China more times, Alexander Ageev, Director General at the Institute for Economic Strategies in Russia, said at a round table conference on the greater Eurasian partnership and the Belt and Road Initiative held in early June.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/12 18:48:40

Preventive effects of China-developed African swine fever vaccine confirmed

Agricultural authorities in South China's Hainan Province confirmed that the China-developed African swine fever vaccine has shown certain preventive effects after clinical trials in an announcement on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/12 18:42:41

Artists rethink how to package Chinese elements for foreign markets

When he began producing the first season of The Outcast in 2015, Wang Xin never expected the animation works he directed to become so popular with overseas audiences.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/12 18:33:39

China issues strict guidelines on genetic resource study

China on Monday released a management regulation on human genetic resources, banning their commercial trade. The measure also requires foreign organizations to cooperate with the Chinese side when conducting research on the country's human genetic resources.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/11 19:23:41

Migrant workers leaving megacities in search of more stable lives in third- and fourth- tier cities

After spending her last Dragon Boat Festival in Beijing and visiting some well-known sights she never got the chance to see in the past decade, Chen Shu, 42, packed her bags and boarded the train back to her hometown, bidding farewell to the city that had filled her with optimism, excitement, then worry.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/11 18:43:40

Chinese top tech companies to help promote city's transformation

Dubai is looking to enhance cooperation with global top tech companies, including those from China, as it looks to build a world-leading smart city.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/11 18:27:28

Experts warn of health risk from Japanese eye drops popular in China

Six types of Japanese eye drops that are popular in China have been blacklisted in Canada after health authorities there analyzed the ingredients. Experts warned that their long term use might cause damage to the eyes.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/10 18:33:21

Parents enrolling kids in EQ classes for headstart in life

China's declining birth rate makes it more important to ensure the development of high-quality education so that Chinese talents can play a role in the world in the future.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/10 18:22:25

Fox News maintains hawkish stance against China, seen as a Republican organ

In the 1990s, Australian media tycoon Rupert Murdoch, founder of News Corp, sought to expand his influence in the US television market by asking Roger Eugene Ailes, a US television producer and former Republican political consultant, to launch Fox News.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/10 18:13:39

Anyang's annual air sports event thrills aviation enthusiasts

Anyang, a city in Central China's Henan Province, is famous for holding an annual air sports event that started in 2009. It has been dubbed the “air sports capital” of China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/5 17:43:41