CHINA

Hong Kong-linked hospital joins national organ transplantation platform


The University of Hong Kong-Shenzhen Hospital (HKU-SZ Hospital) in South China's Guangdong Province has officially been linked with the country's major organ donation volunteer online registration platform, which is administered by the China Organ Transplant Development Foundation.

Chinese singer slams cyberbullying amid kicking controversy

A famous Chinese singer slammed cyber violence against her and her family Thursday amid controversy after she allegedly kicked a woman who was secretly filming her and her friend.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2019/10/18 0:54:22

Xi Jinping to open 2019 Military World Games

The opening ceremony of the 7th CISM Military World Games will take place at the Wuhan Sports Center in the central Chinese city of Wuhan at 8 pm on Friday evening.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/18 0:54:15

Xi stresses efforts to win battle against poverty

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, has underscored continuous efforts to win the battle against poverty.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/17 23:50:33

Xi sends congratulatory letter to Zhongguancun Forum

President Xi Jinping on Thursday sent a congratulatory letter to the 2019 Zhongguancun Forum (ZGC Forum) held in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/17 23:48:51

China makes final sprint in battle to end poverty

Government efforts to rid China of extreme poverty by 2020 makes 2019 a crucial year, according to Chinese experts and officials interviewed Thursday who expressed optimism that the ambitious goal will be achieved based on the nation's proven track record in tackling the issue.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 23:23:40

HK details housing scheme

Hong Kong housing and development officials on Thursday discussed details on a housing plan announced by Chief Executive Carrier Lam in her third policy address on housing, which many believed is the most pressing challenge for Hong Kong, while experts noted that new measures could solve some problems in the long run, but that the government needs a stable environment to implement those measures.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 23:13:40

Catalan protest shows double standards on Hong Kong riots backfiring on West

Catalan protesters and secessionists are using similar tactics as Hong Kong rioters in the past few months on the streets, burning facilities in Catalan towns, paralyzing the airport in Barcelona and wearing masks to avoid arrest, which Chinese experts said would backfire on political elites of the West in their cities even as they continually voice support for Hong Kong rioters and separatists.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 23:13:40

HIV carrier sues Moutai for refusing to hire him because of his disease

An HIV-positive man sued Kweichow Moutai Co, China's leading baijiu maker, for refusing to hire him after allegedly testing his HIV status without his consent.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 23:03:41

CNN accused of politicizing Hanfu

A photography company in Southwest China's Sichuan Province sent a lawyer's letter to CNN on Thursday after the news outlet claimed to introduce the revival of China's "Hanfu" culture, but ended up politicizing the popularity of the traditional Chinese garment as a way of promoting nationalism.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 23:03:40

J-20 jets showcase missiles

China's most advanced fighter jet, J-20, once again revealed its missiles at the Chinese Air Force's "open day" event on Thursday, which also showcased the outstanding flight performances of a number of the PLA's warplanes.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 22:48:40

FM urges US to withdraw restrictions on Chinese diplomats

China's Foreign Ministry urged the US on Thursday to withdraw the “erroneous” meeting restrictions against Chinese diplomats and denied that China had similar requirements for US diplomats and consular officers.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 22:39:47

Nankai University celebrates 100th anniversary with glory from past and for future

As Nankai University celebrates its 100th birthday, globalization and its response to the need of China's national development will help the institute go further
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 22:08:44

Dior urged to strengthen internal management after wrong map irritates net users

Luxury brand Dior on Thursday issued a statement, apologizing for a staff member who used a map of China without the island of Taiwan at a corporate recruitment event and who incorrectly referred to Chinese territories.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/17 22:08:40