CHINA

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 ...


Anti-corruption campaign to extend beyond govt

China's anti-corruption campaign has won sweeping victories and efforts have to be made to develop new systems and groundbreaking innovations in regular and long-term supervision, a meeting of the top decision-making body of the Communist Party of China (CPC) announced on Thursday, highlighting the effectiveness of China's anti-graft drive and indicating the battle against corruption will extend beyond government sectors to all other areas including the financial sector.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/14 18:16:55

China, Japan to hold talks on maritime affairs

China and Japan will hold their 10th round of high-level consultations on maritime affairs from Dec. 17 to 18 in Wuzhen of east China's Zhejiang Province, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/14 18:14:05

Vice President Wang Qishan meets with Colombian Foreign Minister

Vice President Wang Qishan on Friday met with Colombian Foreign Minister Carlos Holmes Trujillo in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/14 18:13:27

4 bodies found after vessel capsizes on Yangtze River

Rescuers have found four bodies of crew members days after their freighter capsized in a section of the Yangtze River near Wanzhou District of Chongqing Municipality, local authorities said Friday. The accident occurred at about 7 p.m. on Dec. 8. All five crew members were missing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/14 18:11:41

Chinese envoy urges improving humanitarian situation for returning Syrian refugees

The Chinese UN envoy on Thursday stressed the need to improve the humanitarian situation for returning Syrian refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/14 15:14:48

China-France JV's nuclear power unit ready for commercial use

A third-generation nuclear power unit of a China-France joint venture in south China's Guangdong Province has completed all the testing operations and is ready for commercial use, according to a statement from China Guangdong Nuclear Power Company (CGNPC) late Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/14 14:08:38

Red Notice fugitive returns to China

Another of China's most wanted graft fugitives returned to China Friday, according to an official source.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/14 13:36:26

China's changing image, unwavering commitment to opening-up

Bao Ronglin, 55, has witnessed China's dramatic transformation through its 40 years of reform and opening-up both within and outside the country.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/14 13:25:30

Chinese envoy calls for full implementation of Iran nuclear deal

The Chinese envoy to the United Nations said Wednesday that the Iran nuclear deal has proved its worth and deserves full and effective implementation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/14 13:13:28

Iraq, China celebrate Silk Road initiative on 60th anniversary of bilateral ties

Iraq and China on Thursday held a ceremony in Baghdad to celebrate the Silk Road initiative on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the diplomatic ties between the two countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/14 8:39:36

Xi presides over symposium for soliciting advice on economic work

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, on Tuesday presided over and addressed a symposium convened by the committee to solicit opinions and suggestions on economic work from non-Party personages.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/14 6:57:07

Nation vows climate change assistance for developing countries

The Chinese government has set aside 700 million yuan ($100 million) since 2011 to help other developing countries confront climate change, China's top climate change official said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/13 22:38:41