CHINA

Hong Kong-linked hospital joins national organ transplantation platform


The University of Hong Kong-Shenzhen Hospital (HKU-SZ Hospital) in South China's Guangdong Province has officially been linked with the country's major organ donation volunteer online registration platform, which is administered by the China Organ Transplant Development Foundation.

HK digital bank launch on schedule: official

Hong Kong's virtual bank launch date is on schedule for the end of this year, said a senior city official, addressing doubts it would face delays due to the ongoing riots that have decimated the city's industries.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2019/10/21 1:02:34

Chinese military always a force for peace and justice

The Chinese military will always be a force that promotes peace and justice no matter how it develops, a senior Chinese military official said on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/20 23:58:40

Surrender of HK murder suspect comes on his own accord: HK govt

Hong Kong Special Administration Region (HKSAR) government denied false accusation Sunday that it influenced a suspect wanted for the alleged murder of his girlfriend who said earlier he is willing to hand himself over to Taiwan authorities.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2019/10/20 23:54:50

Xi stresses common responsibility for internet governance

China's internet sector has gone through drastic changes in the past 25 years to become a key cyber power in the world and the country is expected to continue building up an open, interconnected and safe cyberspace together with the international community, high-level officials and executives said during the sixth World Internet Conference on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/20 23:38:40

Expanding violence shows dangers of copying HK

Occupying airports, setting fires and provoking police: Such tactics are common in recent protests, with massive violent protests going on simultaneously in Barcelona, Santiago and Hong Kong.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/20 23:33:40

Hong Kong enters 20th week of unrest

Thousands of protesters took to Hong Kong's streets on Sunday defying a police ban on the assembly and once again turning the city into a theater for violence.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/20 22:13:41

HK NGO mulls nominating city's police for next year's Nobel Peace Prize

A Hong Kong-based non-governmental organization said it will initiate the process to apply for the nomination of the city's police force for next year's Nobel Peace Prize, saying that it aims to let the international community better understand the actual situation in Hong Kong and the public's support for the police force.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/20 21:12:49

Apple CEO made chairman at top school

Apple CEO Tim Cook took his new post as chairman of the advisory board of the Tsinghua University's business school amid substantial progress in China-US trade talks, which analysts believed shows China's openness and goodwill to US enterprises and entrepreneurs.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/20 20:23:39

6th World Internet Conference opens in China's Zhejiang

The sixth World Internet Conference opened Sunday in the river town of Wuzhen in east China's Zhejiang Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/20 20:02:05

Kites kick off

The 20th International Kite Festival kicks off in Rudon County in Nantong, East China's Jiangsu Province on October 19. More than 50 teams from home and abroad participated. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2019/10/20 18:53:02

Mega hot pot

Citizens gather around a giant hot pot with a diameter of 8 meters for a meal in Handan, North China's Hebei Province on October 19. Photo: IC
Source: IC | 2019/10/20 18:53:01

Police detain two 'fake cops' for accosting females

Dressed in police uniforms and patrolling internet cafe, two Chinese men were detained for impersonating police officers and accosting females.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/20 18:03:41

Expensive magic healing chair to be investigated

About 30 senior citizens in Taiyuan, North China's Shanxi Province, were recently found lining up at a Moxa-Moxibustion clinic every morning at 6 or 7 am. Many of them were also found sitting on a "magic chair."
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/20 17:58:39