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.

Public security in Xinjiang significantly improved: official

Shohrat Zakir, chairman of the government of Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, slammed the passing of the so-called "Uyghur Human Rights Policy Act of 2019" by the U.S. House of Representatives.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/10 9:33:34

Vlogger influence sparks debate on methods used to spread Chinese culture overseas

A Chinese vlogger who has millions of international fans has stirred debate on the methods used to promote Chinese culture overseas.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2019/12/10 3:47:32

Shanghai uni releases associate professor for sexual harassment allegations

The Shanghai University of Finance and Economics (SUFE) dismissed Qian Fengsheng, an associate professor under investigation for allegedly sexually assaulting a student.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2019/12/10 3:09:48

China, EU strengthen ties amid US unilateralism

Discussions between China and EU leaders on Monday come at a critical period as the world faces increased unilateralism due to US trade protectionist measures.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2019/12/10 2:49:44

Chinese delegation arrives for ICG-14

The 14th Meeting of the International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ICG) of the UN kicked off in Bangalore, India on Sunday and will conclude on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/10 0:40:58

Xinjiang trainees graduate

Xinjiang has gained useful experience from its series of counter-terrorism and de-radicalization measures in the past three years, especially from the training centers.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/10 0:03:39

Fleeing HK rioters backfire on Taiwan

The move by some Hong Kong protesters who reportedly fled to Taiwan seeking "citizenship," jobs and residency in the island represented a laughable backfire on the Taiwan authority for its interference in Hong Kong and that it deserved it, Chinese analysts said Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/9 23:33:41

Aircraft about to take off returns to terminal after passenger reports death of relative

A flight from Xiaoshan International Airport in East China's Hangzhou was delayed for 50 minutes on Sunday when the captain agreed to return to the terminal after an elderly couple asked to get off the plane because they had just learned of the death of a relative.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/9 23:05:26

China's human devt rapidly rises: UNDP

China has achieved notable progress in human development over the last three decades, with an increase of 51.1 percent in human development index (HDI) between 1990 to 2018, according to a United Nations Development Program (UNDP) report on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/9 23:03:41

Nation arrests 6,690 fugitives in anti-graft drive

Since China launched its anti-corruption campaign Skynet Operation in 2015, 6,690 fugitives who fled overseas have been repatriated and some 15.1 billion yuan ($2.1 billion) in unlawfully gained assets have been recovered, official data shows.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/9 23:03:40

'Not shocking' to replace foreign equipment

Foreign media was shocked by a report on Chinese government's decision to replace foreign made computer equipment and software within three years, and believe this is a Chinese approach to deal with US pressure on trade and science and technology, but Chinese experts said this has been a long-existing trend.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/9 22:58:40

Mainland universities tighten admissions for Hong Kong candidates

Some mainland universities have tightened enrollment requirements for Hong Kong students for the next academic year amid the city's ongoing social unrest, with several demanding a review of applicants replacing previous test-free policies and stressing "one country, two systems."
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/9 22:23:40

A close look at black terror and rumors that shrouded Hong Kong for months

In the six-month of chaos in Hong Kong, rioters have spread a lot of rumors trying to mislead the international community. The Global Times compiled some of these rumors and held them to scrutiny with a timeline of major events in the unrelenting 2019 riots that have paralyzed Hong Kong.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/9 22:13:39