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'American Factory' shows cultural clash as Chinese investment enters US

More Chinese enterprises are building their factories in the US, solving the problem of unemployment resulting from the US manufacturing industry slowing and weakening.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/9 19:13:39

China draws increasing number of top AI researchers from US

During the recruiting season for new graduates, many young people who are just starting out in their careers are eyeing positions in artificial intelligence (AI) - a field seen by many countries as an opportunity for leapfrogging in development.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/9 18:22:23

Overnight parade rehearsal for China's 70th National Day ends successfully

About 90,000 people took part in the first joint rehearsal for the military parade and mass pageant to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of the PRC at Tiananmen Square from the night of September 7 to the early hours of September 8, the Xinhua News Agency reported.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/8 18:53:39

Chinese netizens praise practical moves on climate change amid Greta Thunberg debate

Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg has been at the center of debate after her controversial "carbon-neutral" yacht voyage to New York.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/8 18:38:40

Hongkongers visit PLA garrison for Mid-Autumn festival

More than 200 people from different walks of life in Hong Kong visited the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison on Saturday at Stonecutters Island naval base ahead of the Mid-Autumn Festival, reported.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/8 15:34:23

Six more cities join Shanghai in implementing garbage sorting rules

Six cities in China have reportedly joined Shanghai in implementing the country's strictest ever garbage sorting regulations. In addition to promoting garbage sorting education among citizens, punitive measures will also be introduced in these cities, including fines and lowering of credit ratings.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/5 18:33:40

Mainland students turning away from Hong Kong universities over violence, hatred

"Get out! You don't deserve to be a university student," a mainland student yelled to a group of black-clad protesters who had flooded into Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) on Monday. He ran onto the stage and tore up a black flag on the stage, waving his passport and announcing his support for the police.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/5 18:23:40

Working group takes measures to raise Xinjiang villagers' incomes

According to Chen, the average yearly income of one household in the village has increased to between 30,000 yuan and 40,000 yuan in 2018. At the end of 2018, all poverty-stricken people had been lifted out of poverty.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/5 18:08:40

Poverty in China's ethnic minority concentrated regions sees major drop

The number of people living in poverty in eight ethnic minority concentrated provinces and regions has fallen from more than 30 million to 6 million in the past six years, the State Ethnic Affairs Commission said on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/4 20:12:01

China steps up inspection measures ahead of National Day celebration

China is stepping up efforts to crack down on illegal transportation and possession of weapons across the country ahead of the 70th anniversary of the People's Republic of China's founding, following the discovery of weapons being transported using delivery services.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/4 19:58:40

Hong Kong has not acted enough to detach from colonial past, experts argue

Chan Man Hung, director of the One Belt One Road Research Institute at Chu Hai College of Higher Education, Hong Kong, wrote last year that the colonial system had largely remained in Hong Kong and the necessary decolonization work had not been done, adding that this work should start with education and young students.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/4 17:59:52

Geneva-based envoys get clearer picture of China's policy in Xinjiang during visit

Shaking hands firmly with Maihemutijiang Musha, a graduate of a vocational education and training center in Xinjiang, Ali Mohamed Saeed Majawar, a Yemen envoy to the UN in Geneva, said, "I am so happy to see you back on the right path. I hope you could be a role model for other young people, and that they could learn from you."
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 21:06:37

China's punishment list of discredited entities increase by 290,000 in August

The national public credit information center under the National Development and Reform Commission announced on September 3 that it had added 290,000 entities on a list of joint punishment for discredited actions in August.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 19:42:42

DNA breakthrough brings lost WWII soldiers home

More than 70 years after he died fighting the Japanese invasion of China, soldier D02324 has his name again - and his family.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/3 19:28:40

Rare child hospice tries to give comfort to patients and parents

Ten-year-old Taotao died on June 22, 110 days after he checked in to Chuju Zhijia (Home of Daisy), Beijing's first and only hospice for children with cancer.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 20:10:24

China launches radio service for Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area

China's national media group launched an official radio service targeting audiences in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA), a nationwide pioneer in the opening-up and reform drive.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 19:56:54

Southeast Asian countries worried about Hong Kong violence entering their borders

In the past two months, violent protesters have been launching unlawful and vicious attacks on the police. But some agitators behind the riots, such as Nathan Law Kwun-chung and opposition politician Mo Man-ching, have left Hong Kong to look for other safe havens while calling on others to remain on the streets.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 19:55:18

Weeklong campaign to boost citizens' knowledge of national map

National territory is the domain in which a country exercises sovereignty and has the right of jurisdiction. It also represents a country's sovereignty as well as its political and diplomatic stance in the international community, according to the Xinhua News Agency.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 18:01:06