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Online calls to poison unleashed canines grow louder in China amid rabies fear


The war of words between dog owners and those who hate or fear unleashed dogs turned violent in China, when an online article went viral urging people to use lethal drugs to poison dogs in order to force pet owners to leash and muzzle the animals in public.

Chinese firm hopes sex dolls with artificial intelligence will steal hearts of international consumers

WMDOLL, one of China's biggest sex doll makers, based in Zhongshan, South China's Guangdong Province, launched what it calls AI-powered dolls at end of 2016 that offer features ranging from ...

Thriving Party-building activities create surging market for CPC-themed commodities

As the Communist Party of China (CPC) has ramped up its Party building efforts at the workplace in recent years, CPC-themed merchandise and products, including office decorations, stationary and books, ...


Top CPC committee sacks several officials over rabies vaccine scandal

The Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee on Thursday dismissed several senior officials involved in the Changsheng vaccine scandal.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/17 0:08:39

China's economy manageable despite pressures: experts

Recent external pressures, a general global trade malaise and bold new domestic reforms are putting some extraordinary pressures on China's economy, but economists say positive indicators far outweigh the negative ones and predictions of doom and gloom will soon be prove wrong.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/17 0:03:41

New trade talks may not lead to quick accord

Chinese experts on Thursday hailed the resumption of talks between China and the US as a sign that could be resolved trade frictions, but doubted an agreement will be reached soon.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/17 0:03:41

China's MA60 aircraft obtain certification in 14 countries

China's MA60 series turboprop passenger aircraft have obtained certification in 14 countries, their developer said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/16 22:45:26

Southern Xinjiang residents get lectures on social harmony

University students in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region have been delivering lectures on ethnic solidarity and policies to local residents in southern Xinjiang, a move to further unify the region, experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/16 21:38:40

Guiyang vows swift action on emergencies, other public concerns

Authorities in Guiyang, capital city of Southwest China's Guizhou Province vowed to respond to major emergencies within five hours and to brief media on the cases within 24 hours.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/16 21:33:41

PLA conducts live-fire drill on Qinghai-Tibet plateau

A digital combat unit of the China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) has conducted live-fire drills at an altitude of over 4,000 meters on the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, a practice which military experts said showcased the country's determination to build a victorious army.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/16 21:28:40

CPC leaders vow severe punishment on substandard vaccine making

Leaders of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Thursday stressed the importance of safeguarding drug safety and vowed severe punishment for violations.
Source: CGTN | 2018/8/16 21:08:47

China begins 3-year action plan to improve environmental monitoring

China's top environmental watchdog will implement a three-year action plan from this year to clamp down on environmental offenses including fabrication and interference of monitoring data.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/16 20:31:41

China detains 1,834 suspects in online porn crackdown

China's anti-pornography office said Thursday that 1,834 suspects had been arrested and 1,052 criminal cases solved in a national crackdown on pornography.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/16 20:28:58

Putin says Russia ready to strengthen ties with China

Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday that his country is willing to improve strategic communication with China and strengthen bilateral comprehensive strategic partnership of coordination.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/16 19:58:04

Paper proposes fertility fund to encourage births

An official newspaper of East China's Jiangsu Province published an article of commentary calling for the immediate scrapping of family planning policy, recommending personal income tax relief for families with a second child.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/16 19:28:39

Thriving Party-building activities create surging market for CPC-themed commodities

As the Communist Party of China (CPC) has ramped up its Party building efforts at the workplace in recent years, CPC-themed merchandise and products, including office decorations, stationary and books, are becoming more and more popular online as public and privately owned companies purchase them in large quantities to carry out Party-building activities.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/16 18:56:52