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Hainan to give foreign visitors access to Facebook, Twitter

South China's Hainan Province has issued a series of plans to boost internationalization of its tourist industry, including the establishment of special zones for overseas tourists with unrestricted access to Facebook, Youtube and Twitter.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/22 23:03:40

CCDI, national supervisory commission set up joint supervision teams

The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Commission for Discipline Inspection (CCDI) and the National Supervisory Commission will jointly establish discipline inspection and supervision teams, it was announced on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/21 11:48:00

Chinese economy stable, resilient despite trade tensions

China's economy is stable and resilient against uncertainties, including the latest trade tensions between China and the US, experts said, who called for slight policy adjustments.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/20 22:58:40

Papua New Guinea prime minister to visit China amid Australia's anxiety

Prime Minister Peter O'Neill of the Independent State of Papua New Guinea was scheduled to visit China from Wednesday with analysts saying well-developed China-Papua New Guinea relations fit interests of both sides and Australian media should not hype China's threat in the southern Pacific Ocean region.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/20 21:53:40

Historic Kim-Trump summit begins with handshake

The historic meeting on Tuesday between North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and US President Donald Trump began with a handshake at the Capella hotel, Singapore.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/20 18:18:40

Gov't agencies reach wider audience through new media

A middle-aged Chinese official recently found many fans on popular short video sharing platform, Douyin, for a 15-second performance with animation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/20 11:58:25

Maintaining harmony

China's Defense Minister Wei Fenghe (center) and Cambodian counterpart Tea Banh (left) look at one of the displays during a visit to a military exhibit, in Phnom Penh on Tuesday. Wei is on a five-day official visit to Cambodia.
Source: AFP | 2018/6/19 22:58:39

Entrepreneurs predict China could catch up with US in investment, innovation

China might catch up with the US, which has the lead so far in venture capital investment, entrepreneurs attending a forum in Beijing said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/19 22:53:40

Kim Jong-un visits China for 3rd time in three months

Chinese President Xi Jinping met North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Beijing on Tuesday, and the two leaders discussed topics including the US-North Korea summit in Singapore.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/19 22:53:39

China vows 'comprehensive measures' against US tariff blackmail

China on Tuesday launched a swift and sharp response to the latest trade provocations from the US, which threatened to slap tariffs on almost all Chinese exports to the US, calling the US move "blackmail" and vowing to respond with strength to protect its own and the world's interests.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/19 22:48:39

Aircraft carrier execs probed for alleged graft

Two senior officials at China's State-owned aircraft carrier-manufacturing firm have come under investigation by the country's top anti-graft agency within the past three years, with Chinese observers hailing that such moves effectively help clear up hidden dangers during a period of key naval upgrades and safeguard national interests.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/19 22:03:39

China-funded railway transforms life of Kenyans one year on

Chris Morara, who relocated from a village in western Kenya nine years ago to settle in Athi River industrial hub outside the country's capital Nairobi, has an unwavering quest to succeed in life.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/19 19:43:39

China's top legislature reviews draft amendment to Individual Income Tax Law

The Standing Committee of China's National People's Congress (NPC) has begun reviewing a draft amendment to the Individual Income Tax Law at its bimonthly session that opened Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/19 18:23:54

China's top legislature reads draft amendment to individual income tax law

The Standing Committee of China's National People's Congress Tuesday started to review a draft amendment to the individual income tax law at its bimonthly session.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/19 15:33:24

China's top legislature convenes bimonthly session

China's top legislature opened its bimonthly session on Tuesday, with legislators scheduled to deliberate a draft law and amendment, as well as bills and reports.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/19 14:23:32

India warned of zero-sum mentality as Nepal PM to visit China

Nepalese Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli was scheduled to visit China starting Tuesday with discussion focused on economic ties and infrastructure projects, and analysts said India should not worry its influence in Nepal would diminish, but instead focus on benign trilateral interactions.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/18 22:38:40

Big data help Chinese investigators disclose web of graft

Authorities across China are making use of big data to nail corrupt government officials who could otherwise hide their ill-gotten wealth from the prying eyes of anti-corruption watchdogs.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/18 19:08:39

China's top political advisor visits Uganda to promote bilateral cooperation

Head of China's top political advisory body Wang Yang paid an official visit to Uganda from Wednesday to Saturday, calling for closer cooperation between the two countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/17 11:08:54