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Mainlanders in HK talk about their anxiety, confusion and hope as city grapples with social unrest

Hong Kong's social unrest over the past months has brought inconvenience to nearly every resident. A special group of people living there have deeper and more complex feelings about the turmoil - "Hong Kong drifters," the young or educated people who left the Chinese mainland to move to Hong Kong in search of a job or education.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/17 18:28:39

Legendary postman has driven along dangerous Sichuan-Tibet mail route for three decades

Legendary postman has driven along dangerous Sichuan-Tibet mail route for three decades
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/14 21:58:40

More young people in Macao hope to study and work in the Chinese mainland

Many young people in Macao hold a strong sense of national identity which inspires them to embrace various opportunities on the Chinese mainland, especially in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA).
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/14 21:54:18

Chinese soccer talent raised in Brazil shows the cooperation between BRICS countries

In 2014, China's soccer giant Shandong Luneng Taishan Football Club launched the Luneng Brazil Sports Center in Porto Feliz, aiming to help young Chinese athletes maintain their talents in Brazil's scene.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/14 21:07:51

Let 100 'Alibaba,' 1,000 'Jack Ma' appear in Africa – Chinese platform empowering African entrepreneurs

One afternoon, in Nairobi, Kenya, a courier of the clothing e-commerce company Sarai Afrique Fashion House picked up a paper bag with the company logo.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/13 19:58:40

Once rampant, smuggling from Vietnam to China is being replaced by legal employment

Many Vietnamese were found illegally entering China since 2000 to find their Chinese dream in labor-intensive industries
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/13 18:43:40

Petrified HK parents rush to send kids to safety as rioters wreak havoc on school

Petrified, angry, and hopeless—these feelings can describe the sentiments of Hong Kong parents Monday as rioters continued to push the city to the brink of chaos.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/12 18:08:40

International observers affirm the Confucius Institute's positive impact on education and exchange

International students celebrated Confucius Institute scholarships at the Confucius Institute's headquarters in Beijing, during its Open Day on November 8.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/12 19:18:41

Consumers around globe place orders for China's Singles' Day shopping frenzy

Before the Singles' Day shopping festival, Clayton Boylan in Baltimore of Maryland, the US, had prepared a list of items for the day to take advantage of the big discounts.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/11 19:43:18

Foreign diplomats learn about Chinese path via CPC plenum

The International Department of the Communist Party of China Central Committee (IDCPC) held a thematic briefing on the fourth plenary session of the 19th CPC Central Committee on Friday, and invited more than 210 senior diplomats from more than 130 countries to the event.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/10 19:43:39

Junius Ho appears at campaign event after surviving knife attack

Hong Kong lawmaker Junius Ho Kwan-yiu participated in his first public campaign event on Sunday since surviving a knife attack on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/10 19:38:39

Woman using three languages to refute HK protesters

A video showing a Chinese young woman refuting those waving "Hong Kong independence" banners in Cologne, Germany went viral.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/10 18:18:40

How a West China photographer took the global award-winning photo out of 48,000 entries

For Bao Yongqing, a photographer from Northwest China's Qinghai Province, it is "a surprise" to win the world's most highly respected competition for wildlife photography, the first time a Chinese photographer has won the prize.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/7 22:25:18

Chinese tutoring institutions test the waters in Silicon Valley and beyond

It has been two months since Jiang Bo started teaching 20 students abouth Chinese culture and history in Silicon Valley.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/7 22:23:40

British universities under fire for politicizing honorary degrees

British universities are under criticism for political bias, losing prestige over more than one case of stripping honorary degrees of foreign politicians, Chinese experts said, referring to a recent withdrawal of honor of Hong Kong pro-establishment legislator Junius Ho Kwan-yiu by a UK university.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/7 17:43:40

British universities under fire for politicizing honorary degrees

British universities are under criticism for political bias, losing prestige over more than one case of stripping honorary degrees of foreign politicians, Chinese experts said, referring to how Chinese netizens were infuriated over a recent withdrawal of honor of Hong Kong pro-establishment legislator and lawmaker Junius Ho Kwan-yiu by a UK university.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/6 23:35:03

State TV unveils espionage cases, alerting people to watch out for foreign spies

Three cases of foreign spies inciting defection among Chinese officials and stealing confidential military files have been exposed by China's State media, alerting people to increase awareness of national security and watch out for foreign intelligence agencies' activities in China, analysts said.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/6 19:13:40

Taiwan youth find careers and stronger sense of belonging in GBA

Opportunities in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA) have attracted more youth in Taiwan as the Chinese mainland offers political and financial support to GBA's development and promotes their Chinese national identity.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/6 18:43:40