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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 ...


Xi sends congratulatory letter to Understanding China Conference

President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory letter to the 3rd Understanding China Conference which opened in Beijing on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/16 20:19:01

Laos, China vow to further strengthen cooperation, exchanges

Laos and China pledged here Sunday to further strengthen cooperation and exchanges between the two countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/16 18:29:46

China welcome to join EU's research initiative: official

China and other international partners are welcome to cooperate in Horizon Europe, the European Union's planned 100-billion-euro scientific research initiative, according to a senior EU official.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/16 18:29:24

Netizens angered after Ofo quickly returns deposit of 'fake foreigner'

A Sina Weibo user sparked discussions on social media after getting the deposit back from Ofo, a bike-sharing company, by writing a complaint letter pretending to be a foreigner.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/16 18:23:39

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 children's garments, to chase their dream of being a star.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/16 17:53:40

J-10B fighter jets hone combat skills for night air refueling, extending range

China's armed forces successfully performed a complex mid-air refueling for its J-10B fighter jet at night.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/16 17:33:39

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.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/16 17:28:39

Chinese official calls for promoting B&R int'l cooperation

A senior Chinese official Sunday called for joint efforts to further deepen the Belt and Road international cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/16 17:04:58

PLA Air Force shows flying hospital version of Y-9 transport plane

The People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force recently introduced a new type of medical care aircraft in what seems to be a variant of the Y-9 medium-sized transport plane that can operate not only as an air ambulance but also a flying hospital.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/16 15:33:39

Strange Jurassic-era feathers found in ancient ambers

Chinese scientists have discovered strange-shaped tail feathers in 100 million-year-old ambers which do not belong to any existing or known birds, and they believe that the streamer-like feathers could have a social function.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/16 14:18:39

COP24 ends by adopting climate action rulebook

Countries around the world finally adopted the guidelines of the Paris agreement, agreeing to continue the path on confronting climate change and emissions reductions.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/16 13:38:39

5.7-magnitude quake hits Sichuan: CENC

A 5.7-magnitude earthquake jolted the county of Xingwen in Yibin City, Sichuan Province at 12:46 p.m. Sunday (Beijing Time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/16 13:31:05

Tsinghua Symposium discusses Asian values

“The Rediscovery of Asian Values” was the theme of Tsinghua Symposium 2018. Held on December 15-16 in the varsity, the event was organized by School of Social Sciences and Institute of Belt and Road Strategy of Tsinghua University.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/16 13:23:39