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13th-century frescoes discovered in China

Three pieces of ancient Tibetan Buddhist frescoes dating back to the 13th century were found in northwest China's Qinghai Province, local cultural and tourism authorities said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/30 17:23:58

UK court ruling on Chinese reporter raises doubt on judicial credibility: embassy

The Chinese embassy in the UK Saturday expressed shock and indignation toward a UK court ruling which found Chinese reporter Kong Linlin, guilty of common assault. The ruling raises doubt about UK's judicial credibility and it's claimed advocacy about speech and press freedom, the embassy said.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/30 17:08:10

Initial probe clears Chinese Alzheimer's drug developer of academic fraud

A preliminary probe by the Shanghai Institute of Materia Medica under the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) acquitted Geng Meiyu, the lead developer of the drug GV971 for Alzheimer's disease, of academic fraud, Shanghai-based Wenhui Daily reported on late Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/30 15:52:08

Early snowfall blankets Beijing

This winter's maiden flurry blanketed the streets of Beijing's urban area late Friday. Photos: VCG
Source: VCG | 2019/11/30 14:06:06

Visitors to Hong Kong drop 43.7 pct on year in October

The number of visitors to Hong Kong dropped 43.7 percent year on year to 3.31 million in October, according to the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/30 13:39:07

Washington's hegemonic thuggery on Hong Kong only a mockery of human rights

Washington's hegemonic thuggery on Hong Kong only a mockery of human rights
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/30 10:47:03

Snow falls in Beijing

Snow falls in Beijing
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/30 10:30:17

Trade war casts shadow on Black Friday business

Black Friday, which fell on November 29 this year, remains the busiest shopping day for US retailers. But while sales were up, there may be a mixed feeling, as the tariffs the US imposed on China have slashed their profits, and the long-discussed phase one deal poses more uncertainties on future sales.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/29 23:08:40

Salvadoran president's visit to enhance ties

China and El Salvador are expected to further enhance bilateral ties by expanding cooperation in economics, tourism and people-to-people exchanges during the El Salvadoran president's visit from December 1-6.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/29 21:03:40

Huawei eyes building world's largest AI computing platform

Huawei aims to help build the world's largest artificial intelligence (AI) computing platform by working with a major national laboratory, offering its self-developed chipsets as fundamental architecture to compete with Intel and NVIDIA.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/29 19:01:42

Science foundation investigates rumor of thesis fraud related to new Alzheimer's drug

Geng Meiyu, the lead developer of China's new domestic formula to cure Alzheimer's disease (AD) - the first such drug approved globally in 17 years - is trapped in accusations of thesis fraud on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/29 18:18:40

Abuser detained for domestic violence against celebrity blogger

A man was given 20-day administrative detention by public security authorities in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality for intentional injury and other illegal acts and was also fined, local judicial organs confirmed Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/29 17:20:49

Vocational education helps with poverty alleviation in China: report

Secondary vocational schools have played an active role in poverty alleviation, according to an evaluation report on vocational education released by China's Ministry of Education.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/29 17:18:43

China imposes tougher punishments for food safety violators

China's revised regulation on the implementation of the Food Safety Law is scheduled to take effect on Sunday, Dec. 1.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/29 17:17:06

Qualified Chinese companies could be exempted from emission reduction: MEE

More than 10,000 companies could be exempted or partially exempted from the requirement to reduce emissions during polluted days in northern China in winter, according to an upcoming classification rule from the environment authority.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/29 17:05:27

Embassy ridicules paper's language

The Chinese Embassy in Spain recently made a stern though humorous announcement, criticizing the European country's largest newspaper for following certain Western media in hyping the so-called "human rights violations" in China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/29 12:02:58

PolyU blockade lifted; police find 4,000 gas bombs in two days

Hong Kong police on Friday said they had seized nearly 4,000 petrol bombs, 1,400 pieces of explosives materials, 600 items containing corrosive liquids and 570 weapons during the two-day evidence-collection procedure at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, which was reopened at about Friday noon after being occupied by rioters for 13 days.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/29 11:55:47