CHINA

‘Made in China’ embraces new brand image


The "Made in China" label has long stood for cheap, inferior and low-end products. But today, such a perception no longer holds water.

Chinese coastal provinces brace for typhoon Hato

Hato, the 13th typhoon this year, is moving towards China's southeast coast, as people in the region were ordered to leave fish farms and moor boats Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/21 23:49:22

Tycoons spark discussion on realization of communism

A discussion about the future path and nature of communism sparked by some of China's leading tech entrepreneurs could encourage the public to know more about communism and create an opportunity for China to further analyze and realize a communist society, analysts said.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/21 23:48:40

Seafood ban on North Korea hits China's border town

The recent Chinese ban on North Korean seafood imports has had a severe impact on the seafood business in Donggang, a Chinese border port city with North Korea.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/21 23:48:39

Loudspeakers from mosques removed in Qinghai to eliminate noise

The Hualong Hui Autonomous County in Northwest China's Qinghai Province has removed over 1,000 loudspeakers from mosques to eliminate noise pollution, according to a report by local newspaper Haidong Times.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/21 23:03:40

Man's detention for complaining about police behavior stirs controversy

Following the wrongful detention of a man who complained about the food quality of a local hospital, another case of detention for a complaint against the behavior of traffic police has generated widespread discussion online.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/21 23:03:39

Festival gathering

Believers and visitors gather in front of Drepung Monastery, the largest monastery of the Gelug Sect of Tibetan Buddhism where a large thangka painting of the Buddha is on display, in Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region, at the beginning of the annual Shoton Festival on Monday.
Source: CFP | 2017/8/21 22:58:39

China launches nuclear reactor container based on homegrown technology

China's first domestically developed third-generation nuclear reactor container using Hualong One technology was launched on Sunday, which an expert said would benefit China and the countries participating in the Belt and Road Initiative.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/21 22:58:39

Beijing to offer comprehensive support for construction of Xiongan New Area

Beijing Monday unveiled cooperation agreements with Hebei Province on the construction of Xiongan New Area, a new development area southwest of the capital, according to a press conference by Beijing Municipal Commission of Development and Reform.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/21 21:46:07

China, Indonesia hold high-level dialogue mechanism meeting as prospects improve

China said it values its relations with Indonesia and both sides have more cooperation opportunities, analysts said ahead of the high-level bilateral dialogue mechanism meeting.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/21 21:28:40

China FM confirms Chinese-Indian troop border altercation as India to use construction as bargaining chip

China has confirmed a recent altercation between the Chinese and Indian troops in Ladakh along the border, demanding that India should regulate its frontier forces.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/21 19:58:39

US, Japan military cooperation should not harm third party's interests: Chinese Foreign Ministry

Military cooperation between the United States and Japan must not harm any third party's interests or regional peace and stability, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/21 19:35:43

Beijing hospital’s hospice pilot struggles for cash, cultural acceptance

Chinese hospitals are facing challenges in introducing the concept of hospice to a society where traditional filial piety still holds sway.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/21 19:13:15

Tech firms make smart moves to bridge AI gap

There's no phrase hotter in the tech world than artificial intelligence (AI), and this is especially true in China, where the craze for AI has even sparked concerns about an investment bubble.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/21 19:03:39