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Flower beds set up to celebrate upcoming National Day

Photos taken on September 20 show flower beds being set up on both sides of Chang'an Avenue, a major thoroughfare in Beijing, to celebrate the upcoming National Day. The flower beds will be completed soon, and will present the themes of “Beautiful China," “Created in China," and “Community of Common Destiny." Photos: Li Hao/GT
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/20 23:41:42

China, US show goodwill ahead of new talks

Recent engagement between China and US on trade practices is creating favorable conditions to bring them back to the negotiating table, which also shows that they are trying to meet each other halfway and are making efforts to resolve issues of mutual concern, experts said on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/20 20:48:40

International Department of CPC Central Committee releases video to mark PRC founding anniversary

The International Department of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee has released a video on its official WeChat account to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/20 18:55:20

China adapting to a new normal with the US

China and the US will restart trade consultations at the end of this week. Whether or not the two largest economies reach a final deal, Chinese people in various sectors are adapting to a new normal of the China-US relationship which is more competitive than cooperative. The country seems to be using this chance to deepen reform, or at least to lower its reliance on the US and prepare for an era of "decoupling."
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/19 18:00:35

Xi stresses ecological protection and high-quality development of Yellow River

Chinese President Xi Jinping called for concerted efforts to promote ecological protection and high-quality development of the Yellow River.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/20 7:52:38

Chinese premier meets Putin on bilateral ties

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday met with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the Kremlin to discuss bilateral relations.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/19 12:17:57

Recovered color images of Mao Zedong at the 1949 PRC founding ceremony released

4K color images of the founding ceremony of the People's Republic of China in 1949 were released by the film producer of 'Mao Zedong 1949' on Tuesday. The images were recovered from original videos. It is the first time that the historical video documentation of the ceremony will be shown in theaters with a colorful and high definition quality. The film is set to premiere on Friday to celebrate the upcoming 70th anniversary of the founding of PRC. Netizens have shown their eagerness to watch the film after seeing these valuable images.
Source: Official Sina Weibo of Film Mao Zedong 1949 | 2019/9/18 20:31:10

Medals awarded for outstanding contributions to China

The Medal of the Republic, the Friendship Medal and other national honorary titles have been awarded to 42 outstanding individuals for their contributions to the People's Republic of China (PRC) to celebrate the 70th anniversary of its founding.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/17 22:57:58

China appreciates Solomon Islands' break of 'diplomatic relations' with Taiwan

China highly appreciates the decision of the Solomon Islands' government to recognize the one-China principle and break the so-called "diplomatic ties" with the Taiwan authorities, Chinese Foreign Ministry said on Monday.
Source: CGTN | 2019/9/17 12:34:49

Xi underlines security, openness in cyberspace

President Xi Jinping has highlighted a safe and manageable cyberspace and an open and innovative one.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/16 14:00:29

Second parade rehearsal held; new weapons spotted

A parade of weapons and equipment including nuclear, hypersonic and stealthy ones were spotted in Beijing early Sunday morning during the second rehearsal to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, delighting online legions of patriotic military enthusiasts.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/15 19:23:39

President Xi meets Macao's new chief executive

President Xi Jinping on Wednesday met with Ho Iat Seng, the newly elected and appointed chief executive of the Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR), at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/12 14:25:18

Xi stresses synergy, coordination, efficiency in advancing reform

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC), presided over the 10th meeting of the central committee for deepening overall reform Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/10 9:40:44

First rehearsal for National Day celebrations concludes

The first joint rehearsal for the upcoming National Day celebrations ended early Sunday morning in Beijing, about three weeks ahead of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China (PRC), which falls on Oct. 1.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/8 12:31:16

Merkel's China visit brings optimism to business cooperation

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's visit to China is set to bring fresh opportunities for the world's second- and fourth-largest economies to revive their businesses and economies, which have been hurt by the China-US trade war and global uncertainties, analysts said.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/6 21:18:40

Xi stresses colleges' role in boosting agricultural prosperity

Chinese President Xi Jinping has encouraged agricultural colleges to strengthen moral education and talent cultivation to promote the country's agricultural development.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/6 13:23:48

Lam defends four-action plan, pushes dialogue to look to future

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor on Thursday firmly defended a comprehensive four-action plan she put forward a day earlier, and pushed back against criticism that the move was too little, too late.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2019/9/5 13:10:28

Premier Li signs decree to appoint Ho Iat Seng as Macao SAR chief executive

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday signed a State Council decree on the appointment of Ho Iat Seng as the fifth-term chief executive of the Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/5 11:58:47