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Asian restaurants mushrooming in China: report

Asian restaurants have been growing fast in the Chinese mainland as young Chinese develop appetites for diverse cuisines, a report showed.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/17 17:36:11

China to further promote AI in education

China will continue promoting the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in education to facilitate teaching and learning a variety of subjects, said Minister of Education Chen Baosheng at the ongoing International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Education.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/17 17:33:42

Face scanning -- this app can tell one panda from another

Having trouble discerning one furry panda from another? A facial recognition app will make it easy for you.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/17 17:24:32

Netizens praise state TV for airing war films against US

China's state television aired three classic Chinese films featuring the Chinese army's heroic roles in the Korean War (1950-1953) from Thursday to Saturday, replacing the previously scheduled programs, prompting wide discussions online amid the simmering China-US trade war.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/17 17:07:28

Over half Chinese elderly suffer from hypertension

Over half of Chinese elderly suffer from hypertension, and the prevalence reaches nearly 90 percent among those aged 80 and above, according to a 2019 guideline on the management of the disease.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/17 15:14:23

China against 'national security' concept generalization

China is against the generalization of the "national security" concept and will resolutely safeguard the legitimate rights of Chinese enterprises, a spokesperson with the Ministry of Commerce said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/17 15:04:53

China launches app on philosophy, social sciences documentation

The National Center for Philosophy and Social Sciences Documentation has launched its mobile app to provide more convenience for users to access academic resources on mobile devices, according to the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/17 15:00:37

17 trapped in NE China iron mine flooding

Seventeen people have been trapped after an iron mine in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province was flooded early Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/17 14:59:45

Construction completed on widest bridge over the Yangtze

Workers on Thursday joined the two sections of the widest bridge over the Yangtze, China's longest river.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/17 14:57:52

10 dead after factory wall collapse in Shanghai

Ten people have died in hospital after a factory wall accidentally collapsed in Shanghai Thursday, local authorities said Friday morning.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/17 14:44:28

China to expand healthcare education in poverty-stricken regions

China aims to strengthen healthcare education in poverty-stricken regions by introducing innovative forms of healthcare knowledge popularization.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/17 14:35:50

INBAR "honor day" observed at horticultural expo

The International Bamboo and Rattan Organization (INBAR) "honor day" was observed at the ongoing International Horticultural Exhibition in Beijing Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/17 12:25:07

Third World Intelligence Congress opens in China's Tianjin

Third World Intelligence Congress opens in China's Tianjin
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/17 10:38:26

Renowned Chinese American architect I.M. Pei dies at 102

World-renowned architect Ieoh Ming Pei, commonly known as I.M. Pei, has died at age 102, according to multiple reports on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/17 8:20:37

Xi's vision on civilizations inspires hope for humanity's future

Chinese President Xi Jinping's speech at the opening of the Conference on Dialogue of Asian Civilizations on Wednesday has been echoed by many as his vision inspires hope for a brighter future for Asia and humanity.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/17 8:07:13

Symposium held to study Xi's speech on the centenary of the May Fourth Movement

A symposium on the study of a recent speech made by Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, and the 70th anniversary of the founding of the All-China Youth Federation (ACYF) was held Thursday in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/17 8:05:11

Xi meets role models with disabilities, their outstanding supporters

President Xi Jinping on Thursday met here with representatives attending a ceremony commending role models with disabilities and people who have made outstanding contributions in helping the disabled.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/17 7:55:47

Public calls for more tolerance after bullied gay teen in East China tries to kill self

Chinese netizens called for greater tolerance and fairness toward homosexuals after a teenage boy who admitted being gay attempted to take his own life after allegedly being beaten at home and in school.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/16 23:08:40