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55-km bridge links SARs

Chinese President Xi Jinping declared Tuesday the official opening of the 55-kilometer-long Hong Kong-Zhu Hai-Macao Bridge (HZMB), which will cut travel times between the southern Chinese cities by more than half and further the opening of the region to develop tourism, business, exchanges and industry.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/24 0:03:39

Bilingual education to benefit students in Xinjiang

Parents and teachers welcomed the promotion of bilingual education in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, and officials said that bilingual education would also help with de-extremism and poverty alleviation work.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/22 23:33:39

President Xi visits TCM industrial park in S. China's Guangdong

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday visited a hi-tech heartland in south China's Guangdong Province, on his first inspection trip to Guangdong in nearly six years to Guangdong.
Source: CGTN | 2018/10/22 22:29:57

Top legislature starts bimonthly session, mulls over revisions to criminal procedure law

China's top legislature started its bimonthly session on Monday to deliberate a draft amendment to the Criminal Procedure Law, among other proposals and drafts.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/22 17:35:07

Xinjiang's education programs improve life chances for trainees, families

Extremism would cost their chances for a better life once they go astray further, said trainees at a vocational education and training program in Hotan, Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. They said the skills they have acquired will help in their efforts to pull themselves out of poverty.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/21 23:38:39

Xi encourages private entrepreneurs to further innovate, create, develop

Chinese President Xi Jinping has encouraged private entrepreneurs to have firm confidence in development and work in a down-to-earth way to develop their businesses.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/21 18:40:27

China's civil service to open 14,500 vacancies in annual intake

China plans to recruit over 14,500 civil servants to work for 75 central government agencies and 20 institutions directly under them in the 2019 civil servant intake, the State Administration of Civil Service said Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/21 17:09:34

Xi sends congratulatory message for AG600's first water takeoff, landing

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday sent a congratulatory message for the successful water takeoff and landing of the AG600, China's independently-developed large amphibious aircraft.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/21 8:27:54

Chinese premier sends congratulations to China-CEEC meeting

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Saturday sent a congratulatory letter to the 4th Local Leaders' Meeting of China and Central and Eastern European Countries (CEEC) held in the Bulgarian capital of Sofia.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/21 8:27:37

Xi makes instruction on work of Party committees' general offices

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, has called on general offices of Party committees at all levels to resolutely safeguard the authority of the CPC Central Committee and its centralized, unified leadership.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/21 8:26:24

Chinese premier back in Beijing after SCO meeting, ASEM summit, three-nation visits

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang returned to Beijing on Saturday after attending the 17th meeting of the Council of Heads of Government (Prime Ministers) of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in the Tajik capital city of Dushanbe, paying official visits to Tajikistan and the Netherlands, and attending the 12th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) summit in Brussels during his working visit to Belgium.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/21 8:12:33

China punishes 39 senior officials in Jan.-Sept.

Thirty-nine officials at or above the provincial or ministerial level were punished in the first nine months of 2018, China's top discipline inspection and supervision agencies said Saturday in a statement.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/21 8:06:06

Ex-cyberspace chief who accepted millions in bribes among fallen officials

Lu Wei, former deputy head of the Publicity Department of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and former head of the Cyberspace Administration of China, pleaded guilty on Friday to taking 32 million yuan ($4.6 million) in bribes.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/19 22:23:40

Xi meets with Russian defense minister

Chinese President Xi Jinping (R) meets with visiting Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 19, 2018. (Xinhua/Li Gang)
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/19 22:07:57

Ex-senior publicity official pleads guilty to taking $4.6 million in bribes

Lu Wei, former deputy head of the Publicity Department of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and former head of the Cyberspace Administration of China, pleaded guilty on Friday to taking 32 million yuan ($4.6 million) in bribes.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/19 14:20:04

Former provincial political advisor expelled from CPC

Ai Wenli, former vice chairman of the Hebei Provincial Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference, has been expelled from the Communist Party of China (CPC) over serious violations of discipline and suspected crime of accepting bribes.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/19 11:52:15

Chinese vice president to visit four Middle East countries

Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan will pay a visit to Israel, Palestine, Egypt and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from Oct. 22 to 30, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang announced on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/19 10:09:16

Chinese vice premier stresses clean energy use for winter heating

Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng on Wednesday stressed the use of clean energy for winter heating in the country's northern region.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/19 2:52:28