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Social media raises risks for teen boys to be infected with HIV


A high school boy tempted by pornographic photos, online sex dating information and advertisements for illicit drugs on social media had sex with an adult he recently met on the platform. The student claimed that the platform he registered on has many primary school and high school students.

China's commercial aerospace companies are flourishing

The aerospace industry used to be a battleground for superpowers. Space agencies were all sponsored by governments. However, commercial upstarts have joined the competition since the beginning of this century. ...

Child victims of lead poisoning to receive up to $13,000 in landmark settlement

The past six years have been difficult for Mao Baozhu, a grandmother in Hengdong county of Central China's Hunan Province. Her grandson was one of 300 victims aged 2 to ...


Chinese police seize fake plastic surgery drugs

Police in eastern China's Zhejiang Province have detained 21 suspects and seized over 300 million yuan (43.4 million US dollars) worth of fake drugs and unregistered medical equipment used for micro-plastic surgery.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/13 18:16:52

SCO member states to deepen cooperation, consolidate mutual trust

Prime ministers of the member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) on Thursday gathered here for their annual meeting to discuss the organization's development, with mutual understanding and traditional friendship strengthened.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/13 15:30:56

China donates 500 bags, stationery to Lebanon's orphans

Chinese Ambassador to Lebanon Wang Kejian on Friday visited Dar Al Aytam Al Islamiya, a social welfare institution, to donate over 500 school bags and stationery to orphans at the beginning of the academic year.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/13 12:59:04

Chinese premier urges to enhance public support for SCO cooperation

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Friday called on the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) member states to strengthen people-to-people exchanges for an enhanced public support for SCO cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/13 12:42:33

Li calls for more tangible results in China-Uzbekistan cooperation

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang suggested here Friday that China and Uzbekistan work together to translate their high-level political relations into more fruitful cooperation results.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/13 12:32:14

Xi's special envoy attends Equatorial Guinea's 50th independence anniversary

Chinese President Xi Jinping's special envoy Shang Chunxian on Friday attended here the 50th independence anniversary of Equatorial Guinea.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/13 12:30:35

Chinese envoy to EU calls for safeguarding multilateralism, free trade in upcoming ASEM Summit

It is imperative for Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) members to send a clear message of supporting multilateralism and preserving international rules and free trade at the upcoming summit, Chinese ambassador to the European Union said on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/13 12:29:52

Chinese premier calls for closer SCO cooperation, greater development synergy

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Friday urged Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) member countries to further promote win-win cooperation in various fields and achieve common development.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/13 11:10:38

Full text of Chinese premier's speech at SCO meeting

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang delivered a speech at the 17th meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization Council of Heads of Government here on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/13 10:46:55

Import expo signals China's commitment to free trade, multilateralism, says expert

The upcoming China International Import Expo (CIIE) is a clear signal of the country's commitment to unfettered free trade and multilateral mechanisms, said Argentine political observer Patricio Giusto.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/13 8:16:57

Chinese vice premier meets senior Swedish banker

Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng met with Jacob Wallenberg, Investor AB board chairman, here on Friday and they exchanged views on the world economy, free trade and scientific innovation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/13 0:53:50

China strictly regulates high-seas fishing, company losing $14.4m of fines

China will strictly control the scale of its high-seas fishing ships and continuously enhance the industrial threshold for enterprises, and will severely punish domestic vessels that violate laws and regulations in high-seas fishing, Chinese authorities said on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/13 0:33:39

Abe's visit shows China-Japan ties are improving

Chinese experts on Friday applauded that the ties between China and Japan have returned to the right track and called on the two countries to give a boost to free trade against the rising undercurrent of protectionism around the world.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/12 23:48:42