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HK govt reiterates opposition to school strikes

The Hong Kong Special Administration Region (HKSAR) government on Monday reiterated its opposition to school strikes as around 70,000 primary and secondary school students welcomed their first day of new school year following the weekend unrest which left the city in chaos.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 17:16:36

CPC issues regulations for rural work

The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee has issued a set of regulations for the country's rural work, as well as a circular calling on local governments and government agencies to follow the regulations.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/2 10:42:22

HK govt, MTR, Airport authorities condemn continuous violent protests

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government, the MTR Corporation and the Hong Kong airport authority have condemned the continuous vandalism at MTR stations and airport, saying that these acts have endangered the safety of local residents and challenged the bottom line of "one country, two systems" principle.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 21:03:41

Party issues regulation on publicity work, emphasizing ideology, soft power

The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee has issued a regulation on the Party's publicity and communication work, emphasizing the importance of ideological work and requiring publicity organs to be established in Party branches in villages, state-owned enterprises and universities.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 20:38:41

Xi attends opening ceremony of FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019

Chinese President Xi Jinping attended the opening ceremony of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Friday at the National Aquatics Center (Water Cube) in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/31 7:59:58

Xi meets FIBA President

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Horacio Muratore, president of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) on Friday evening before the opening of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/31 8:06:29

Xi calls for joint efforts with Philippines in achieving early adoption of COC

The Code of Conduct (COC) in the South China Sea is a pioneering undertaking in establishing rules and regulations in the South China Sea, and China and the Philippines should be committed to promoting the adoption of the COC in 2021 or even earlier, Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/30 7:38:02

China to hold largest military parade in two decades to celebrate 70th anniversary of PRC's founding

China will hold a grand military parade, the largest in two decades, on October 1 to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China (PRC), the State Council Information Office announced on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/29 11:44:26

19th CPC Central Committee to hold fourth plenary session in October

The fourth plenary session of the 19th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) will be held in October in Beijing, according to a decision made at a CPC Central Committee Political Bureau meeting on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/30 19:49:05

China, the Philippines set up joint steering committee on oil, gas cooperation

China and the Philippines announced Thursday they would set up an intergovernmental joint steering committee on oil and gas cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/30 7:36:03

Xi Jinping to give important speech at National Day celebrations

Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend a grand gathering to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China on Oct. 1.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/29 13:52:16

Xi to present Medals of the Republic, Friendship, national titles of honor

Chinese President Xi Jinping will present the Medals of the Republic, Medals of Friendship and national titles of honor to outstanding people at an event to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/29 13:44:16

China to hold grand celebration, military parade on National Day

China announced Thursday to put on a grand celebration, followed by a military parade and mass pageantry at Tian'anmen Square on Oct. 1, the National Day, to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China (PRC).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/29 10:52:53

China to award commemorative medals to mark 70th anniversary of PRC founding

The Communist Party of China Central Committee, the State Council and the Central Military Commission will jointly issue medals in commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China (PRC) as part of the celebration activities.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/29 10:47:54

Chinese premier holds talks with Uzbek PM to boost ties

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang held talks Tuesday with visiting Uzbek Prime Minister Abdulla Aripov, and the two sides agreed to cement cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/28 10:08:46

Top legislature holds joint inquiry meeting on water pollution

China's top legislature on Sunday held a joint inquiry into a report on the enforcement of the water pollution prevention and control law.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/26 9:35:24

HK chief executive urges protesters to 'sit down and talk' amid ongoing protests

Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) on Saturday called for a halt to violence and urged protesters to "sit down and talk" to find a way out of the standstill that violent protests have brought to the city's social order for the last two months.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/24 20:38:44

Top legislature hears law enforcement, economic reports

The Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC), China's top legislature, held a plenary meeting on Friday to hear reports on law enforcement and economic work.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/24 9:44:42