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.

Aiming high

The Green Center Tower in Wuhan, capital of Central China’s Hubei Province is pictured in a 360-degree photo on Friday. The tower will be the tallest building in China with a height of 636 meters and 125 floors. The project was launched in 2011 with estimated investment of 30 billion yuan ($4.5 billion) and is expected to be completed in 2018.
Source: IC | 2017/8/20 21:48:39

China's rule of law makes major gains

China’s “rule of law governance” has entered a critical stage after the past five years saw great achievement in legal reform and legislation, said experts as they reflect on China Central Television’s (CCTV) new six-episode documentary, Rule of Law in China.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/20 20:48:39

China has to halt river data sharing as India infringes on sovereignty: expert

An Indian official’s accusation that China halted sharing hydrological data of a river that flows from China to India has met with demands from Chinese observers that India should withdraw its troops from Chinese territory before pointing fingers at China on secondary issues.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/20 20:25:48

Scientists to study climate change impact on glaciers in Tibet

As part of the country’s second scientific expedition to the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, Chinese scientists began exploring the sources of the Yarlung Zangbo River to determine how glaciers react to global warming.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/20 19:43:39

Beijing Party chief calls for more historical homes to be opened to public

The former residences of notable people and historical courtyard houses should be opened to the public, Beijing's Party chief said recently, to preserve local customs and highlight the local culture.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/20 19:18:39

More and more Chinese are traveling to the continent to beat the heat

Chinese tourists looking to beat the heat on their summer vacation are swarming to an unexpected destination - Africa.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/20 19:18:39

Wu Den-yih takes office as Kuomintang leader

Wu Den-yih assumed office as chairman of Taiwan-based Kuomintang (KMT) party at its twentieth party congress on Sunday in Taichung city.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/20 19:13:03

Chinese look-alike agency adds Trump mimic to its roster of leaders

Li Liangwei was told he resembles US President Donald Trump by someone who saw Li bragging at a banquet.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/20 18:58:39

Metro trains made in China even shorten the distance

Mariana Moreira used to suffer a downtown traffic jam twice a week when she drove between home and classroom. She is happy today because a new metro line in the city has relieved her from the headache.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/20 17:14:30

Chinese women diagnosed with breast cancer at younger age

The risk of developing breast cancer increases with age, but Chinese women are being diagnosed at a younger age compared to their Western counterparts, according to China Anti-Cancer Association.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/20 17:09:15

Beijing court bans production of air-polluting company

A court in Beijing closed down a company from breaking air-pollution rules.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/19 21:42:01

Xi congratulates scientists on expedition to the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday sent a congratulatory letter to a research team on an expedition to the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/19 20:04:09

China accelerates planning of Xiongan New Area

China has stepped up the design and planning of Xiongan New Area to facilitate the coordinated development of Beijing and surrounding regions, the top economic planner said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/19 7:51:55