CHINA

Livestreaming in schools raises concerns


Chinese livestreams have broadcast everything from dating to putting on makeup. Now the craze has entered schools and is raising concerns about privacy and child safety.

Over 20,000 Xinjiang graduates return home

More than 21,000 college graduates have returned to northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region after finishing their studies in other parts of the country, local authorities said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/27 17:30:32

China to regroup PLA Army

The Central Military Commission has decided to reorganize the army groups of the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Army, Defense Ministry spokesperson Yang Yujun said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/27 17:30:03

Chinese FM to attend UNSC meeting on Korean nuclear issue

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi will attend an open ministerial meeting on the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue held by the UN Security Council Friday, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/27 17:29:38

All parties concerned should work together to seek diplomatic solution to DPRK nuke issue: Chinese ambassador

All the parties concerned should work together to seek a peaceful solution to the nuclear issue related to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/27 17:25:52

Hu Zejun appointed head of National Audit Office

Hu Zejun was appointed auditor general of the National Audit Office to replace Liu Jiayi, China's top legislature said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/27 17:25:23

Belt and Road Initiative benefits participants, strengthens ties: Cambodian FinMin

China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative not only benefits all participating countries and regions, but also strengthens relations among them, Cambodian Minister of Economy and Finance Aun Pornmoniroth has said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/27 14:53:30

Internet users ‘advise’ Denmark on oyster problem

The Danish Embassy in China on Thursday promised to forward Chinese Internet users' suggestions about how to deal with the country's infestation of non-native oysters, including recommendations for "setting up oyster-eating journeys" and "exporting oyster oil to China," to relevant Danish authorities.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/27 14:48:40

China pledges to deepen cooperation with South Africa on women's affairs

China is willing to deepen pragmatic cooperation with South Africa on women's affairs, said visiting Chinese Vice Premier Liu Yandong here on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/27 14:47:13

Chinese FM urges comprehensive, complete implementation of Security Council resolutions on DPRK

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Wednesday that all parties concerned shall implement the resolutions adopted by the United Nations Security Council concerning the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) in a comprehensive and complete manner.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/27 13:28:29

To expect China to open market overnight not realistic: German FM

Germany understands China's efforts to open its markets step by step, and it is "unrealistic" to expect China to fully open its market overnight, Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/27 13:27:50

Hebei calls for int'l bids to plan and design Xiongan New Area

Photo taken on April 24, 2017 shows the scenery of the county seat of Anxin, north China's Hebei Province. China announced the plan for Xiongan New Area, an economic zone about 100 kilometers south of Beijing, on April 1, 2017. The new area will span Xiongxian, Rongcheng and Anxin counties in Hebei Province, eventually covering 2,000 square kilometers. Hebei announced recently it would call for international bids to plan and design Xiongan New Area. Global companies are welcomed to bid with their ideas for a 30-square-km area at initial stage.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/27 10:27:16

Farmers in SW China busy with planting rice as spring comes

Farmers work in the field in Gantang Village of Jinhe Township in Jinping Miao, Yao and Dai Autonomous County, southwest China's Yunnan Province, April 26, 2017. As spring comes, farmers here are busy with planting rice.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/27 9:53:25

Chinese media unite against news copyright infringement

Ten of China's major news agencies and websites formed a union in Beijing on Wednesday in order to provide better copyright protection for the media.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/27 7:44:54