CHINA

Environmental policies give Hainan foundation for prosperity


Under the betel trees of Beireng Village in China's tropical island province of Hainan, Wang Qiuxiang's coffee stall always does brisk business, even if the items on her menu are more expensive than those of some of the boutique coffee shops in the city.

China developing precision strike weaponry

China and Russia are developing their own precision air strike capabilities as the US, UK and France attacked Syria over the weekend, military experts said on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/16 22:43:40

Beijing Christian group claims 'unhealthy' home life leads to homosexuality

A public account affiliated with a Beijing-based Christian group published an article on Monday, saying that juvenile homosexuality could be prevented with early intervention, and that homosexuality reflects "unhealthy and unhappy parent-child relationships."
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/16 23:18:40

Doctors' group to help physician detained for calling medicinal liquor 'poison'

China's doctors association on Monday said it will offer legal assistance to a Guangzhou-based doctor, who faces prosecution after calling a popular Chinese medicinal liquor "poison," which has sparked controversy in China over the alleged abuses of local officials.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/16 23:08:39

China activates new precision intermediate, long-range missiles

China has activated new intermediate and long-range missiles capable of precision strikes on medium and large warships.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/16 22:48:40

Millions attend flag-raising ceremonies across Xinjiang

More than 10 million residents in over 10,000 communities of Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region conducted flag-raising ceremonies for National Security Education Day on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/16 22:43:40

Nation's first ID chips for smartphones issued by Jiangxi city

In what Chinese experts called a milestone for online identity security and privacy, China's first batch of 50,000 electronic identity chips for smartphones were issued by a small city government in East China's Jiangxi Province, a local newspaper reported on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/16 22:43:40

Chinese ambassador urges US to make 'right decisions' at crossroads

Chinese Ambassador to the US Cui Tiankai Sunday urged US politicians and strategists to “make the right choice at the crossroads of history” for the world's most important bilateral relations.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/16 22:43:40

Protection of S.China Sea boosts Hainan development

Island construction in the South China Sea in recent years has helped boost Hainan's economic development, giving greater importance to the protection of maritime rights, experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/16 22:43:39

Xi meets Schwab, vows greater opening up

Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Monday that China would cooperate with the international community in opening up and seek win-win results through cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/16 21:33:34

China, Japan hold first high level economic dialogue after eight-year hiatus

China and Japan held their first high level economic dialogue on Monday after a hiatus of eight years, signaling renewed cooperation in high-end manufacturing and the service sector amid a pending trade war between China and the US.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/16 20:48:39

China upgrades information channels to boost national security

China will strengthen measures to protect State security, especially its cyberspace security, said experts on Monday, after Chinese authorities opened up new public channels on Sunday for reporting activities that are thought to jeopardize national security.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/16 20:03:39

Chang'e 4 probe to carry out experiments in unexplored lunar territory

China's Chang'e-4 lunar probe is expected to accomplish feats that are unprecedented in space history after it launches later this year, such as touching down softly on the far side of the Moon and taking the first flowers to blossom on the lifeless lunar surface.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/16 19:58:40

US trade protectionism hurts all countries: FM spokesperson

Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying on Monday said that the United States' unilateralism and trade protectionism do not just undermine the interests of China, but of all countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/16 19:43:16