CHINA

Chinese shipbuilder shows mysterious new carrier


China's top shipbuilding firm released a photo on Wednesday of what is believed to be the country's first aircraft carrier equipped with an electromagnetic aircraft launch system, with military experts speculating that the nation will have three aircraft carriers in the near future.

Chinese-made souvenirs dominate World Cup with high quality and innovative design

Behind this soccer carnival are tens of thousands of Chinese factory workers like Guan, including those who produce national flags in Yiwu, Zhejiang Province, those who package crayfish in Hubei ...

Hard-working Pakistani students claim a large share of Chinese scholarships

For many young people in Pakistan, the friendship between China and Pakistan is not just a slogan but a true emotion, as rising ranks of Chinese universities and job opportunities ...


Rare footprints found in Chinese village reveal dinosaurs' 'social activities'

Over 300 dinosaur footprints from seven species, including the same species of the dinosaur named "Blue" in the film, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, were found in a village in East China's Shandong Province.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/18 22:43:40

India warned of zero-sum mentality as Nepal PM to visit China

Nepalese Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli was scheduled to visit China starting Tuesday with discussion focused on economic ties and infrastructure projects, and analysts said India should not worry its influence in Nepal would diminish, but instead focus on benign trilateral interactions.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/18 22:38:40

Over 800,000 Chinese tourists visit Thailand last month: official

Over 800,000 Chinese tourists visited Thailand last month, according to a statement released by a senior government official on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/18 22:25:30

Tibet launches tree-planting drive to help environment

Ali Prefecture in Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region will invest over 70 million yuan ($11 million) on a tree planting project this year, local authorities said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/18 21:43:40

China to build nuclear tech college amid talent shortage

China will build a new university dedicated to nuclear power research, amid a severe shortage of qualified people.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/18 21:43:40

Chinese stand in awe of Iceland in soccer

Iceland, a country which rarely makes headlines, has made the Chinese public stand in awe after its soccer team tied with Argentina over the weekend. While many are questioning why a country with a population of only 330,000 could put China to shame in terms of soccer, analysts argue that Iceland's experience in soccer cannot be applied in China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/18 21:43:39

Rare footprints found in Chinese village reveal dinosaurs' 'social activities'

Over 300 dinosaur footprints from seven species, including the same species of the dinosaur named "Blue" in the film, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, were found in a village in East China's Shandong Province.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/18 19:45:03

PLA conducts anti-underwater mine warfare drill to protect maritime sovereignty

The Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy recently conducted its first competitive live-munition underwater anti-mine warfare exercise, with experts saying the training focused on future military scenarios.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/18 19:38:40

China issues new counterterrorism guideline

China's counter-terrorism-related ministries jointly issued a guideline on legal procedures and penalty standards for terrorist crimes, which experts predict will deter offenders.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/18 19:38:39

Quality of tap water in Beijing and Tianjin improves after diversion of supply

The central pipeline of China's South-to-North water diversion project has transferred 15 billion cubic meters of water as of Sunday to 19 cities along the project, benefiting 53 million residents.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/18 19:08:40

India warned of zero-sum mentality as Napal PM to visit China

Nepalese Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli was scheduled to visit China starting Tuesday with discussion focused on economic ties and infrastructure projects, and analysts said India should not worry its influence in Nepal would diminish, but instead focus on benign trilateral interactions.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/18 19:08:40

Big data help Chinese investigators disclose web of graft

Authorities across China are making use of big data to nail corrupt government officials who could otherwise hide their ill-gotten wealth from the prying eyes of anti-corruption watchdogs.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/18 19:08:39

Chinese yoga lovers strike poses in public to promote sport

Hundreds of yoga enthusiasts rolled out their mats at a park in Hubei Province on Sunday, along with thousands of others across China, to celebrate the upcoming International Yoga Day, which falls on June 21.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/18 18:38:39