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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 to attend conference celebrating 40th anniversary of reform, opening up

President Xi Jinping will attend a conference celebrating the 40th anniversary of China's reform and opening up, scheduled for Tuesday morning in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/16 11:26:06

Book on China's reform and opening-up experience published

A book on the reason and experience behind the success of China's 40-year reform and opening-up has been published by the People's Publishing House.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/16 11:25:25

Chinese film hailing Internet boom to hit big screens

Chinese film "Fighting Men of China," which tells a story about an Internet start-up, will be screened nationwide starting Dec. 18.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/16 11:24:52

Afghanistan, China vow to enhance cooperation, combat terrorism

Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani met here Saturday with visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi, with both sides expressing willingness to deepen cooperation and combat terrorism.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/16 9:44:46

China, Afghanistan, Pakistan reach broad consensus on cooperation, Afghan peace process, anti-terrorism

China, Afghanistan and Pakistan reached broad consensus on trilateral cooperation during the foreign ministers' dialogue between the three sides, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said here Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/16 9:33:02

Vatican delegation in China for 'practical steps' to implement bishop agreement: spokesperson

A Vatican delegation has been in China this week for talks about the implementation of a bishop-appointment agreement signed between the two sides, said a Holy See spokesperson.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/15 19:46:55

Chinese envoy applauds outcome of intra-Yemeni talks, urges implementation

China's envoy to the United Nations (UN) Ma Zhaoxu on Friday applauded the outcome of the intra-Yemeni talks and called for its implementation by the international community.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/15 17:53:42

TCM health tourism to boom: experts

Experts attending a tourism forum in Beijing said health tourism featuring the traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is embracing a golden time for development.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/15 16:34:05

Basketball fan detained for abusing rival team in words related to Nanjing Massacre

A Shanghai basketball fan has been detained for five days for insulting rival team from Jiangsu using remarks related to the Nanjing Massacre during a basketball match on Thursday night in Shanghai.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/15 16:07:22

Coal-rich Shanxi continues to cut overcapacity, close mines

North China's Shanxi Province shut down 36 coal mines in 2018, cutting 23.3 million tonnes of production capacity, according to local authorities.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/15 13:42:21

Senior legislator meets Friends of Hong Kong Association delegation

Senior lawmaker Wang Chen met with a delegation of the Friends of Hong Kong Association in Beijing Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/15 13:31:39

China secures another year of bumper harvest

The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Saturday that China has achieved another year of bumper harvest in 2018 with grain output remaining at a high level.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/15 10:32:13

China launches program in Lebanon for burns treatment under UN initiative

China's MEBO International launched on Friday a program in Lebanon under a UN initiative for supporting local hospitals to treat women and children suffering burns.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/15 9:29:29