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China welcomes Russian input on Peninsula


North Korean leader Kim Jong-un's visit to Russia is a “win win” opportunity as it will help Pyongyang seek political and economical assistance, as well as offering Russia an opportunity to increase its input on the Peninsula issue, said Chinese analysts.

Man on a mission state-of-the-art destroyer a symbol of resurgent PLA Navy

Long anticipated by Chinese military enthusiasts, the Nanchang, China's first Type 055 destroyer, painted with the hull number 101, was part of the destroyer group that was presented at the ...

Farmer with burning passion for astronomy becomes online icon

At the age of 70, Wu Shiying, a farmer who lives in the mountains of Shiyan, Central China's Hubei Province, has suddenly become an online icon due to his deep ...


Xi to meet heads of foreign delegations to events marking 70th anniversary of Chinese PLA Navy

Chinese President and Central Military Commission Chairman Xi Jinping will hold a group meeting here Tuesday morning with the heads of foreign delegations invited to participate in the multinational naval events. The events are held to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/23 10:17:09

Infrastructure connectivity high on BRI agenda: report

Infrastructure connectivity is high on the agenda of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), and a composite infrastructure framework is taking shape rapidly, according to a report released Monday on BRI's progress, contributions and prospects.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/23 9:32:44

Chinese provinces hold civil service exams

A total of 22 provinces in China have held their provincial-level civil service exams on a separate basis, planning to recruit about 80,000 public servants in total.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/23 9:23:54

2019 China Internet Conference to be held in July

The 2019 China Internet Conference will be held in Beijing from July 9 to 11.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/23 9:20:41

Draft law stipulates heavy penalites for fake vaccines

China's top legislature is planning to impose heavy penalties on the production and sale of fake or substandard vaccines.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/23 9:09:03

Multinational naval events kick off to mark Chinese navy anniversary

Multinational naval events commemorating the 70th founding anniversary of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy kicked off Monday in east China's port city of Qingdao.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/23 9:00:10

Tibetan Buddhist monks, nuns visit serf liberation museum

In honor of the 60th anniversary of the democratic reform in Tibet, Tibet Buddhism College in Lhasa, Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region has organized more than 900 students including Buddhist monks and nuns to visit the Tibetan serf liberation museum for patriotic education.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/22 22:31:08

Watermark not necessarily full copyright: supreme court

China's top court officials on Monday ordered strict examinations of evidence to determine the copyright ownership of a photo which they said could not be decided simply on the basis of a watermark.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/22 22:23:40

China hails BRI progress

Chinese officials on Monday hailed the progress in a wide range of areas in the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and the tangible benefits it has brought to participating countries, signaling a major shift in focus from building infrastructure to establishing uniform rules and standards for trade and investment.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/22 22:18:41

5 Chinese still missing after Sri Lanka blasts

Five Chinese nationals remain missing after one Chinese died and five others were injured in the Sri Lanka blasts on Sunday that killed 290 people, said a spokesperson for China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs at a briefing on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/22 22:18:41

'Avengers: Endgame' takes presale box office by storm in China

Avengers: Endgame became the first movie to accrue more than 500 million yuan ($74.49 million) in Chinese mainland presale box office on Sunday, proving the popularity of the Marvel Cinematic Universe among Chinese fans.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/22 22:18:40

1,035 officials punished for environmental misconduct

China held 1,035 government officials accountable for 89 cases that damaged the environment and ecology in eight provinces and autonomous regions.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/22 22:13:41

Tesla combustion in Shanghai under probe

A Tesla Model S allegedly ignited by itself in an underground parking lot in Shanghai on Sunday night, with Tesla management saying there were no casualties and they were cooperating with the investigation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/22 22:13:40