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Extensive reforestation in China makes Earth greener

China's huge and consistent efforts in reforestation to deal with soil erosion, air pollution and climate change has also contributed to global environmental protection, Chinese analysts said as NASA released data to prove China's major contributions to global forestation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/16 0:08:39

China's icebreaker Xuelong leaves research base in Antarctica on way back home

China's research icebreaker Xuelong, with 126 crew members aboard on the 35th Antarctic research mission, on Thursday local time left the Zhongshan Station on its way back to China.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/16 0:00:32

China to innovate methods to improve teachers' treatment

China is looking to innovate its measures to improve the treatment of middle school, primary school and kindergarten teachers, according to the Ministry of Education (MOE) at a press briefing on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/15 23:59:36

SSE to promote Yangtze River Delta integration

The Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) Friday said it will better serve China's integrated development of the Yangtze River Delta.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/15 23:53:46

Spectacular view

Tourists visit Hukou Waterfall on the Yellow River in Yichuan County, northwest China's Shaanxi Province on Friday. Due to warmer temperatures, the ice melts, and the spectacular view has attracted many tourists.
Source: IC | 2019/2/15 23:08:40

City transport official suspended for failing to clear illegal taxis after clumsy TV appearance

The former director of a city district's transportation bureau in Xi'an, Northwest China's Shaanxi Province was suspended for failing to answer questions on a TV program for his ineffective work in tackling the long-existing illegal taxi problem.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/15 21:05:45

Chang'e-4 landing site named "Statio Tianhe"

The landing site of China's Chang'e-4 lunar probe has been named "Statio Tianhe" after the spacecraft made the first-ever soft landing on the far side of the moon last month.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/15 20:24:43

Chang'e-4 landing site named 'Statio Tianhe,' four other lunar sites get Chinese names

China's space authorities announced on Friday that the landing site on the far side of the moon by the country's lunar probe Chang'e-4 has been officially named Statio Tianhe following approval from the International Astronomical Union (IAU).
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/15 18:18:40

Education ministry vows zero tolerance for academic misconduct

A Ministry of Education spokesperson on Friday said no academic misconduct would be tolerated, vowing firm actions in identifying and investigating such acts.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/15 16:56:58

Chang'e-4 landing site named "Statio Tianhe"

The landing site of China's Chang'e-4 lunar probe has been named "Statio Tianhe" after the spacecraft made the first-ever soft landing on the far side of the moon last month.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/15 16:53:18

China lifts 13.86 mln rural poor out of poverty in 2018

China lifted 13.86 million people in rural areas out of poverty last year, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/15 16:51:07

Xinjiang to invest over 10 bln yuan in railway projects

Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region will spend more than 10 billion yuan (1.48 billion US dollars) on railway construction this year, local authorities said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/15 14:14:13

Platinum wedding anniversary

Fei Zhonghua (right), 93, and his wife, Wu Caixian, 88, hold a ceremony to celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on Thursday, Valentine's Day, in Tongxiang, East China's Zhejiang Province.
Source: VCG | 2019/2/14 23:08:40

Party theory learning app a hit in China

Learning Party theory through phone applications has apparently become a new trend in China, as Xuexiqiangguo, an educational application developed by the Publicity Department of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, has been a hit on operating systems in China, including Apple's IOS and Android platforms.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/14 23:03:40

China played no role in US opioid crisis, say officials

Later this week US Senator Charles Schumer is scheduled to introduce sanctions legislation to "hold China accountable" for fentanyl abuse problems in the US. In an exclusive interview with Global Times reporter Guo Yuandan (GT), two drug control officials at China's Ministry of Public Security noted that the US would do better examining its domestic failure to handle the problem than blaming China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/14 22:53:40

Japanese college exhibits 35,000 rare photos from WWII aggression

About 35,000 rare photos of China's transportation and culture during the War of Resistance against Japanese Aggression (1931-45) were exhibited at Kyoto University, and many Chinese netizens were shocked to see them and considered them hard evidence of Japan's invasion of China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/14 22:48:41

Chinese stars among highest-earning worldwide

A recent report on the taxes entertainment companies of celebrities paid in 2018 has sparked speculations on how much Chinese celebrities actually earn and a comparison with their foreign peers.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/14 22:43:34

Shaanxi vows to restore mountain environment

The government of Northwest China's Shaanxi Province has developed a plan to solve the problem of illegal villas and environment damage in the Qinling Mountains before June and fully restore the mountains' environment by 2020.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/14 22:03:40