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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.

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 world to reconsider relaxing economic sanctions against the country, said Chinese observers on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/22 20:37:29

Xi, Modi to meet in central China

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: Xinhua | 2018/4/22 19:06:31

Secluded monastery complex attracts 20,000 or so Tibetan nuns, and more are coming

Yachen, a Buddhist monastery complex located along the banks of a river in a remote mountainous area in the Ganzi Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, attracts Buddhists to its doors almost every day. Notably, there are more nuns living in this complex than at any other monastery around the world as a majority of the 20,000 practitioners there are women.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/22 18:28:39

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.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/22 18:18:39

PLA Navy drill sends warning to Taiwan independence forces: expert

A People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy flotilla including the aircraft carrier Liaoning conducted confrontation exercises on Friday in the sea east of the Bashi Strait in the west Pacific, with a military expert saying that the exercises sent a tough message to "Taiwan independence forces."
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/22 18:13:39

China welcomes US Treasury Secretary's proposed trip to China

China has received information that the US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin wishes to make a trip to China to negotiate economic and trade issues, according to a Ministry of Commerce (MOC) statement issued Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/22 14:21:52

China's aircraft carrier formation conducts exercises in West Pacific

A Chinese navy formation featuring aircraft carrier Liaoning conducted confrontation exercises in the West Pacific on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/22 10:54:50

China urges Japan to uphold correct view of history

China on Saturday urged Japan to uphold the correct view of history after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe reportedly gave ritual offerings to the Yasukuni Shrine.
Source: CGTN | 2018/4/22 10:40:17

China approves master plan for Xiongan New Area

Graphics shows China's central authorities have approved a master plan for Xiongan New Area. The plan was approved by the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and the State Council, according to a document released on Friday, on April 20, 2018.Photo:Xinhua
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/22 10:31:26

Money falls from trees in southwest China

Every day, villagers in Yibin County, southwest China's Sichuan Province, go into the hills to collect fallen leaves from camphor trees. The little leave has become their money spinner.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/22 10:23:48

China to see expanding helicopter fleet in purchase intention: forecast

China is expected to see its civil helicopter fleet expand with an increase in purchase intentions thanks to the burgeoning general aviation industry, said Honeywell Aerospace at its latest forecast.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/22 6:37:32

Chinese Embassy in Belgium presents national awards for outstanding self-financed students abroad

The Education Section of the Chinese Embassy in Belgium held the 2017 award ceremony for "outstanding self-financed students abroad"in Brussels on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/22 6:37:02

17 dead after 2 dragon boats overturn

Seventeen people were confirmed dead after two dragon boats overturned on Saturday in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, local authorities said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/22 6:36:19