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Quake-battered Tibetan prefecture rebuilt from debris with modern improvements


Located in the Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of Yushu in Northwest China's Qinghai Province, Yushu has a population of over 111,000, and nearly 95 percent of them are ethnic Tibetans. On April 14, 2010, a magnitude-7.1 earthquake struck Yushu, toppling thousands of houses and leaving around 3,000 people dead or missing, and more than 10,000 injured.

Thousands of parents send young kids to become child models in garment business boom

Every year, together with their parents or grandparents, thousands of children come to Zhili, a town in Huzhou in East China's Zhejiang Province, which has more than 13,000 companies producing ...

Quake-battered Tibetan prefecture rebuilt from debris with modern improvements

Located in the Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of Yushu in Northwest China's Qinghai Province, Yushu has a population of over 111,000, and nearly 95 percent of them are ethnic Tibetans. On ...


Dismantling of old dam begins in NE China

Workers in northeast China's Jilin Province began dismantling an old dam at the Fengman Hydropower Station, one of China's oldest large hydropower plants on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/12 17:46:48

China facilitates human rights development in the world: white paper

China has been facilitating the development of human rights in the world over the past 40 years of its reform and opening up, said a white paper released Wednesday by the State Council Information Office.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/12 17:41:03

China calls for maritime rule of law, sustainable development for oceans

All countries must jointly promote maritime rule of law and sustainable development of the oceans, a Chinese envoy to the United Nations (UN) said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/12 16:04:03

Over 1 mln permanent residents registered in Xi'an as hukou restrictions ease

Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province, has attracted over 750,000 new permanent residents this year, according to local authorities.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/12 14:48:19

Beijing Winter Olympics' host city to power Xiongan New Area

China's northern city of Zhangjiakou will offer renewable electricity supplies to the Xiongan New Area in Hebei Province, according to the city's Development and Reform Commission.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/12 14:23:29

17 years after entering WTO, China remains vigorous advocate for multilateralism

Remaining true to its original aspirations when joining in the World Trade Organization (WTO) in 2001, China has consistently stuck to free trade and expanded opening-up.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/12 14:23:05

China facilitates human rights development in the world: white paper

China has been facilitating the development of human rights in the world over the past 40 years of its reform and opening up, said a white paper released Wednesday by the State Council Information Office.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/12 14:21:38

China actively participates in global governance of human rights: white paper

China has been actively participating in global governance of human rights over the past 40 years, said a white paper released Wednesday by the State Council Information Office.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/12 13:19:56

China comprehensively promotes rule of law for human rights: white paper

A white paper released Wednesday by the State Council Information Office noted new progress made by China in the legal protection of human rights since the reform and opening up began in 1978.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/12 13:19:36

Rights of special groups in China improved: white paper

The legitimate rights of ethnic minority groups, women, children, the elderly and the disabled have been fully protected via improved mechanisms and measures since China began its reform and opening up in 1978, said a white paper released by the State Council Information Office Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/12 13:17:28

Huawei eyes timely resolution of Meng Wanzhou case

Huawei Technology expects a timely resolution to the case against its chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou, who was granted bail after 10 days' detention in Canada on Wednesday Beijing time.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/12 12:13:40

Human rights fully developed in China: white paper

A white paper released Wednesday by the State Council Information Office said China has made comprehensive progress in all human rights, ensured economic, social and cultural rights, and enhanced the mechanisms guaranteeing civil and political rights.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/12 11:33:19