CHINA

Report of Chinese ambassador threatening Faroese leader factually wrong: FM


China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Wednesday that a report claiming the country's Ambassador to Denmark threatened and tried to pressure the Faroese leader into cooperating with Huawei on 5G was factually wrong, noting that the days when China could not fight back in the face of smears and attacks were gone.

Hong Kong's education bureau mulls punishing 30 teachers for professional misconduct related to unrest

Stressing that teachers' words and deeds must conform to the community's moral and professional expectations, a spokesperson for the Hong Kong's education bureau said the bureau had mulled punishing 30 teachers for professional misconduct related to social unrest in the past months. About 40 percent of 6,022 people arrested for offenses including unlawful assembly, participation in riot and possession of offensive weapons since June are students, the police have noted.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/11 15:22:02

Chinese gov't solicits expertise for aged care services

China's Ministry of Civil Affairs is recruiting experts in the field of elderly care services to promote the healthy development of the sector and better cope with an aging population.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/11 15:01:11

Chinese ambassador highlights tangible results in development of Sino-Kazakh relations in 2019

Chinese Ambassador to Kazakhstan Zhang Xiao said here on Tuesday that the year 2019 has seen tangible results in the development of Sino-Kazakh relations.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/11 14:31:34

Large flock of endangered storks spotted around China-Russia border lake

Xingkai Lake, a border lake between China and Russia, has seen the arrival of the largest population of endangered oriental white storks this year. Great efforts have been made in recent years to improve the eco-system in the lake area.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/11 14:19:21

Chinese spend over 28 bln USD on cats and dogs in 2019: report

Euromonitor International predicts that China's pet consumption market will grow at an average annual rate of 18.2 percent in the next five years and will account for more than one-eighth of the global market by 2024.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/11 14:09:53

New Beijing airport uses cutting-edge blind landing equipment amid low visibility

Daxing Airport used the highest-level ground lighting guidance system amid the low visibility.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/11 13:44:07

Forum enriches human rights

Foreign officials called on China to take the lead to redefine the concept of human rights which truly cares about people and amplifies the much-ignored voices of developing nations.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/11 13:39:13

China goes green in power generation

China took a green path in power generation during the 2014-2018 period, with the continuous expansion of clean energy production, the fourth national economic census showed.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/11 12:34:48

China-developed MA700 turboprop receives 285 intended orders from both home and abroad

The China-developed MA700 turboprop regional aircraft, which is expected to conduct its maiden flight next year, has received 285 intended orders from countries including Cambodia, South Africa and Pakistan, according to its developer.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/11 11:53:40

Egyptian, Chinese officials hail progress in joint construction of Egypt's new capital

Egyptian and Chinese officials hailed on Tuesday the progress in co-building massive skyscrapers in Egypt's new administrative capital.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/11 10:20:09

Southern Xinjiang boosts winter tourism

Four regions in the southern part of Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region have initiated joint project to promote tourism in winter.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2019/12/11 3:42:07

Management of online, offline performance programs to be strengthened

Insiders with language performance programs said that they are improving the programs' quality to help ensure the market moves forward in a more orderly and civilized manner amid the country's tightened management of the cultural and entertainment industry.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2019/12/11 1:33:00

Library employees burning books to be investigated

Local government in Zhenyuan county, Northwest China's Gansu Province, has severely criticized the misconduct of the local library for burning 65 "illegal, pirated and deviant" publications, which has aroused growing public attention lately.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2019/12/11 1:16:45