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More Chinese overseas students are returning, but firms say finding suitable staff is challenging


Since 1978, about 80 percent of Chinese overseas students have returned to China after finishing their studies, official data said.

Deadly loan shark case leaves two families bitter, a town notorious

Du Zhihao has been dead for almost a year, but his infamy has grown and now the Chinese public thinks he is a thug who deserved something worse than death. ...

Killing draws attention to struggling local counties plagued by debt violence

The controversial case of a Shandong man who was sentenced to life in prison for killing a loan shark’s henchman who threatened and humiliated him and his mother has generated ...


World awaits Xi-Trump summit

Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump are scheduled to meet next week, said a US official, with analysts believing that the meeting is a sign that Sino-US ties have endured and overcome difficulties caused by the US government transition.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/30 0:33:40

China uses confessions of officials to educate cadres

China is using confessions of corrupt senior officials as a warning to civil servants to be mindful of corrupt practices.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/30 0:33:40

China's military launches education campaign on upholding Xi's core status

China's Central Military Commission (CMC) has issued a guideline on launching an education campaign themed on upholding the core and following commands.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/30 0:24:30

SW China to build anti-Japanese war weapon museum

Southwest China's Chongqing city will build a museum featuring history and objects related to weapon production during the country's war against Japanese troops from 1931 to 1945.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/30 0:05:48

Beijing 2022 recruitment draws worldwide attention

The first worldwide staff recruitment for Beijing 2022, inaugurated on March 20, draws worldwide attention as more than 300,000 person-time from 112 countries and regions visited the recruitment page on the official website and over 2,800 people applied for positions in the organizing committee.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/29 23:16:41

1,000 evacuated after fire at Taipei cinema

A cinema fire in downtown Taipei Wednesday night has forced the evacuation of nearly 1,000 people, the city's fire department said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/29 23:15:42

Taiwan resident under investigation on mainland spying charges: official

A resident of Taiwan, Lee Ming-che, is under investigation on suspicion of endangering national security, a Chinese mainland official said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua-Global Times | 2017/3/29 23:08:41

Taiwan on ‘wrong path’: official

A Chinese mainland spokesperson warned Wednesday that an arms race between Taiwan and the mainland would only harm Taiwan people, after the island announced plans for submarines and vowed to upgrade its "strategic partnership" with the US.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/29 23:08:41

Xinjiang to employ more top talent from home, abroad

Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region plans to bring in more talent from home and abroad over the next few years, the region's department of human resources and social security announced Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/29 22:58:41

PLA drills a warning to Myanmar border conflict

The live-fire drills of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) in Southwest China's Yunnan Province near the Myanmar border on Tuesday serves as a warning to both the Myanmar government and ethnic militias that their conflict should not cross over to China, Chinese experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/29 21:28:41

‘Taiwan passport’ case shows young people’s minds poisoned: official

The idea of "Taiwan independence" has spread among and "poisoned" some young people in Taiwan, a Chinese mainland official said, following reports that a woman put a pro-independence sticker on her passport.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/29 21:28:40

China, Cuba pledge further development of military-to-military relations

Chinese Defense Minister and State Councilor Chang Wanquan on Wednesday held talks with visiting Cuban Minister of the Revolutionary Armed Forces Leopoldo Cintra Frias.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/29 21:09:40

Villager injured in China elephant attack

A villager has been hospitalized after being attacked by a wild elephant Wednesday in southwest China's Yunnan Province, local authorities said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/29 21:09:09