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Xi calls for building world-class universities with Chinese characteristics

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday called for building world-class universities with Chinese characteristics to nurture people well-prepared to join the socialist cause.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/3 9:51:43

Party members told to be careful of what they 'like' on WeChat

Civil servants have been warned not to forward or like content in their WeChat moments that go against government policy, media reported.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/2 17:08:39

US coming to China with hawks, moderates for a balanced outcome on bilateral trade: observer

The US delegation to China, which consists of both hawks and moderates on trade issues, is likely to seek a balanced outcome on bilateral trade issues with China rather than taking the predicted adversarial approach, said Chinese experts.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/1 22:43:39

Local Sichuan officials punished for plagiarism in annual ideological reports

A total of 18 officials have been punished for producing forged ideological reports in Southwest China's Sichuan Province, in which inspectors found to be full of plagiarized content.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/30 13:42:35

China's legislature ends session, unanimously passing law to honor heroes and martyrs

China's top legislature on Friday concluded its bimonthly session, unanimously passing a landmark law to protect the reputation and honor of heroes and martyrs among other pieces of legislation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/28 12:16:07

Meeting with Modi to open new chapter in China-India ties: Xi

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Central China Friday, saying he expected their two-day informal meeting will open a new chapter in bilateral ties.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/28 1:43:39

Premier Li calls for building clean government

Premier Li Keqiang on Friday called for accelerating the transformation of government functions and building a clean government to create an orderly and upright environment for economic and social development.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/28 0:57:59

China to introduce default judgment against corrupt fugitives

China plans to introduce a default judgment in corruption-related criminal cases as authorities step up the fight against crooked officials who have fled overseas.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/26 22:58:41

Former Jiangxi vice governor expelled from CPC, public office

Li Yihuang, former vice governor of east China's Jiangxi Province, has been expelled from the Communist Party of China (CPC) and public office for multiple offences including "taking a huge amount of bribes," the CPC anti-graft body announced Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/26 13:30:36

China to introduce default judgment against corrupt fugitives

China plans to introduce default judgment in corruption-related criminal cases as authorities step up the fight against crooked officials who have fled overseas.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/26 8:44:14

General Secretary Xi stresses importance of The Communist Manifesto

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, has stressed the importance of studying The Communist Manifesto.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/25 22:53:42

New notice defines lawyers' rights in court

A lawyer's behavior and fundamental rights in court have been outlined in a notice issued by the country's top court and justice ministry, according to a statement sent to the Global Times on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/24 23:28:40

Grassroots officials targeted in latest campaign against organized crime

Chinese cities and provinces have uncovered several criminal gang cases involving government and Party officials since the country launched a national campaign against organized crime in January.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/24 17:48:39

Documents shed new light on 'comfort women' system in Heilongjiang

Heilongjiang Province has for the first time released documents on how the invading Japanese army set up so-called "comfort stations"- centers where women were forced to provide sexual services - in the province during WWII.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/24 17:43:40

President Xi will hold informal meeting with Indian PM Modi in Wuhan

Chinese President Xi Jinping will hold an informal meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 27-28 in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei Province.
Source: Global Times-Xinhua | 2018/4/22 23:33:41

China welcomes discussions on trade: MOFCOM

The possible visit to China by US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is a positive move that could help ease the two countries' trade dispute, said experts, who added that face-to-face negotiations would be a true sign of progress.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/22 23:33:40

North Korea has great potential for economic growth: observers

North Korea has great potential for economic development, if its decision to halt nuclear and missile tests can lead to further détente and persuade the international community to consider relaxing economic sanctions against the country, said Chinese observers on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/22 23:33:39

Top political advisor asks for improvements to consultation sessions

China's top political advisor Wang Yang has asked for improvements to the bi-weekly consultation sessions of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) National Committee.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/21 7:18:28