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China's future path reflected in master plan for Shenzhen

China's master plan to build Shenzhen, South China's Guangdong Province, into a model city for the country with global competitiveness, not only lifted market sentiment on Monday but also, more importantly, sent one of the clearest signals yet of how the country plans to move forward at a critical juncture marked by both enormous opportunities as well as profound challenges.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/19 23:03:40

Hong Kong police keep high morale

Dozens of water barriers are set up around a residential building for Hong Kong police officers and their relatives. When a stranger approaches the entrance, two security guards ask him his identity and the purpose of his visit.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/18 23:43:39

US foundation supporting HK riots shows 'Americanization' aims: observers

A CIA-backed US foundation has been colluding with the heads of the recent Hong Kong riots with financial and strategic support, actions that Chinese experts said show the US' intention of "Americanization" which is endangering Hong Kong.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2019/8/19 0:28:19

China to build Shenzhen into socialist demonstration area

China Sunday released a guideline to build Shenzhen as a pilot demonstration area for socialism with Chinese characteristics, a move analysts believe will upgrade the city to a better place compared with its neighbor Hong Kong, where radical protests of two months have cast a long shadow on its role as an international financial hub.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/18 23:33:39

China lodges solemn representations against US arms sales to Taiwan

China on Friday opposed US arms sales to Taiwan and lodged solemn representations to the US side.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/17 9:04:39

China lodges solemn representations against US arms sales to Taiwan

China on Friday opposed US arms sales to Taiwan and lodged solemn representations to the US side.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/17 1:31:14

Commissioner's office of Chinese foreign ministry in HK criticizes foreign media's "irresponsible" comments

The Office of the Commissioner of the Chinese Foreign Ministry in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) has criticized certain foreign media's irresponsible comments on the situation in Hong Kong as "full of ignorance, prejudice and arrogance."
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/16 13:33:59

Xi's article on poverty relief to be published

An article by Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on poverty relief will be published Friday in the 16th issue of the Qiushi Journal this year.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/15 23:43:30

Mainland, Hong Kong celebrities condemn riots at airport, call for rule of law

Along with the escalation of violence in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region including the brutality on a mainland tourist and reporter at the airport, celebrities from the Chinese mainland and the city condemned the riots and expressed their support for the Hong Kong police.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/15 23:23:41

HK regional govt could use French 'yellow vest' tactics

A Chinese mainland scholar cited the measures that the French government has adopted to deal with "yellow vest" protesters as one of the possible ways to confront black-clad rioters in Hong Kong, which means that if the protesters refuse to take off their masks, they would face a penalty of one year of imprisonment.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/15 22:58:40

Potential PLA deployment in HK will not damage 'one country, two systems'

Even if the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison is deployed to maintain social order in Hong Kong, the "one country, two systems" approach will not be damaged, said a Chinese expert.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/15 22:33:41

HK airport authority apologizes to GT reporter

Airport Authority Hong Kong (AAHK) apologized for the insulting and violent treatment meted out to Global Times reporter Fu Guohao by radical black-clad protesters at the airport premises on Tuesday night and vowed to take due measures to prevent similar incidents in the future.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/15 21:58:40

HK protesters' apology rejected as hypocritical farce to save reputation

The so-called apology from Hong Kong protesters for brutally injuring a reporter and tourist from the mainland at Hong Kong airport was rejected fiercely by politicians, scholars and mainlanders as a hypocritical move that showed no signs of remorse.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/15 21:08:41

China's head-of-state diplomacy breaks new ground

Chinese President Xi Jinping has led new advances in the development of major country diplomacy with Chinese characteristics.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/10 14:45:00

Peter Navarro, a hawk that 'lacks intellect and common sense'

Politicians like Navarro have ruined the efforts made in the China-US trade talks and US society will pay for this, analysts said
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/8 20:12:17

Chinese mainland suspends films, film personnel from participating in Taiwan's Golden Horse Awards

The China Film Administration on Wednesday banned Chinese mainland films and associated personnel from participating in the 2019 Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival and Awards.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/7 12:43:26

Belt & Road cushions impact of trade war

The China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has greatly boosted China's foreign trade, achieving major progress in Europe and Asia and also cushioned the negative impact brought on by the US initiated trade war, Chinese analysts said over the weekend.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/4 21:23:40

Hong Kong riots 'secessionist' movement in essence

Protests in Hong Kong hijacked by anti-mainland activists have escalated into riots and disrupted operations of a world financial and trade hub.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/4 19:13:39