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China's opening up makes it target for espionage, say security experts


Zhang Jianguo, 50, is an expert who worked for a military industry research institute in Zhengzhou, capital of central China's Henan Province, conducting crucial research into advanced weaponry. In 2017, he was convicted of espionage.

Joint research center established to promote polar research

Twenty-five universities and research organizations jointly established a polar research center in Beijing on Sunday, with an aim to promote polar information sharing and research.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/23 11:46:42

Political settlement only way out of Syrian crisis: Chinese envoy

A political settlement is the only way out of the ongoing Syrian crisis, China's Special Envoy for Syria Xie Xiaoyan said on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/23 7:00:28

China to enhance peace and security cooperation with the AU: envoy

China will further enhance peace and security cooperation with the AU, the Chinese ambassador to the AU said on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/23 6:17:55

President Xi will hold informal meeting with Indian PM Modi in Wuhan

Chinese President Xi Jinping will hold an informal meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 27-28 in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei Province.
Source: Global Times-Xinhua | 2018/4/22 23:33:41

Beijing's Xicheng district wins praise as model for local Party construction efforts

Party construction work has achieved great success in Xicheng district in downtown Beijing and its experience should be expanded to other regions in China to benefit the public, experts said after the biggest base on Party construction in the district was established.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/22 23:33:41

Online media should spread positive message: Xi

Chinese President Xi Jinping stressed that online media should spread positive information and uphold a correct political direction, as he called for breakthroughs in core information technologies in a bid to build the country's cyber strength.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/22 23:33:40

Xinjiang's free milk program comes with old Party song

More than 240,000 preschool children in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region receive a free drink of milk every day, with the back of every milk box containing the lyrics to a decades-old Party song, according to local media.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/22 23:33:40

China welcomes discussions on trade: MOFCOM

The possible visit to China by US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is a positive move that could help ease the two countries' trade dispute, said experts, who added that face-to-face negotiations would be a true sign of progress.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/22 23:33:40

Henan CPC sets up 'We-media' branch to promote healthy internet, weed out falsehoods

The Communist Party of China (CPC) in the capital city of Central China's Henan Province set up its first branch on local we-media - a kind of participatory social media that crosses multiple social media platforms - in a move to enhance the Party's work, regulate media platforms and help build a clean cyberspace environment.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/22 23:33:40

North Korea has great potential for economic growth: observers

North Korea has great potential for economic development, if its decision to halt nuclear and missile tests can lead to further détente and persuade the international community to consider relaxing economic sanctions against the country, said Chinese observers on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/22 23:33:39

China's new carrier set for sea trials: experts

China's second aircraft carrier may undergo its first sea trials in the Bohai Sea and Yellow Sea areas shortly, and it is likely to be ready for combat two years after its expected delivery to the navy at the end of 2018, Chinese military analysts said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/22 23:28:40

Student slammed for insulting China online

A graduate student from Xiamen University in East China's Fujian Province got into hot water over the weekend for posting insulting anti-Chinese comments on her social media page.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/22 23:28:40

Dream stamp

China Post's Handan branch in North China's Hebei Province issues stamps depicting a scene from Dream of the Red Chamber, one of China's four great classical novels. The novel, which was written by Cao Xueqin, was long considered a masterpiece of Chinese literature, and is generally acknowledged as the pinnacle of Chinese fiction. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2018/4/22 23:13:39