CHINA

More Chinese students turning to Belt and Road countries


A growing number of Chinese students have been choosing to study in the Belt and Road countries including Thailand, Malaysia and Myanmar since China's Belt and Road initiative was proposed in 2013.

Documentary highlights development in past 5 years

China's economic and social achievements over the past five years are the subject of a documentary which began airing Tuesday, boosting patriotism among viewers ahead of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC).
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/20 23:38:40

Shanghai-based Dutch journalist leaves as newspaper concedes fabrications

A Dutch journalist who reported on China for 10 years has left his company after being shown to have fabricated news.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/20 22:33:39

China bans anti-Islam words on social media

Allegedly Islamophobic terms invented by Chinese Internet users to stigmatize Muslims have been blocked by authorities on Chinese social media amid a backlash against national policies some deem overly favorable to Muslim minorities.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/20 23:03:40

CUHK launches first biomedical engineering department in Hong Kong

The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) Wednesday launched the department of biomedical engineering (BME), the first in Hong Kong, to nurture biomedical engineering professionals.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/21 2:43:49

China, Cambodia agree to cement bilateral cooperation, party-to-party exchanges

Senior Communist Party of China (CPC) official Liu Yunshan met on Wednesday with Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen, and they agreed to cement bilateral cooperation and party-to-party exchanges.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/21 2:42:46

Chinese VP urges Japan to improve bilateral ties

Chinese Vice President Li Yuanchao said Wednesday he hoped that Japan could work with China to improve bilateral ties.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/21 2:38:27

CPC punishes officials for consuming high-end alcohol

The Communist Party of China's (CPC) top disciplinary watchdog Wednesday named and shamed officials in five cases for consuming high-end wine and liquor bought with public funds.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/21 2:34:46

China, Russia agree to expand energy cooperation

Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli and his Russian counterpart Arkady Dvorkovich Wednesday agreed to expand energy cooperation between the two countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/21 2:25:15

5.5-magnitude earthquake hits waters off Taiwan

A 5.5-magnitude earthquake struck the waters off Hualien County of Taiwan at 10:29 p.m. Wednesday (Beijing Time), reported the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/21 2:24:32

China to better protect cultural relics

The State Council on Wednesday issued a guideline to better protect cultural relics in China.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/21 2:22:30

Warming ties

Chinese President Xi Jinping (right) and Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong shake hands before a meeting in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: Xinhua
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/20 23:43:39

Stick to denuclearization of Korean Peninsula by peaceful means: FM

China supports a peaceful resolution to the North Korea issue and believes that it is incorrect to say China has not been doing enough, China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi told his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian, China's Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday.
Source: Agencies | 2017/9/20 23:38:40

China blends Confucianism with socialist values

Confucian academics and government officials turned up on Wednesday at the 8th World Confucian Conference, in the hometown of Confucius, for a grand gathering to look for ways to revive and apply Confucianism in today's China.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/20 23:38:39