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Xi urges efforts to win battle against poverty on schedule

Chinese President Xi Jinping has urged redoubled efforts to win the tough battle against poverty on schedule.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/17 16:56:13

China Focus: China sees poverty eliminated in more counties, closer to 2020 goal

China announced Wednesday that another 85 counties have been officially taken off the country's list of impoverished areas, marking further steps toward its goal of eradicating poverty by 2020.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/17 16:55:25

Xi'an city wall graffiti angers internet users

Growing amounts of graffiti carved on Xi'an's ancient city wall provoked growing outrage on Tuesday over badly behaved tourists.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/17 16:13:40

Poverty eliminated in another 85 Chinese counties

China announced Wednesday another 85 counties have been officially taken off the country's list of impoverished areas, marking further steps toward its goal of eradicating poverty by 2020.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/17 13:22:19

Complete collection of Tibetan epic to be published in 2019

The most complete collection of The Epic of King Gesar, generally considered the world's longest folk epic, will be published in 2019.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/17 10:37:05

Beijing's hukou reform brings 1st group beneficiaries

Around 6,000 non-natives of Beijing will be able to get the city's hukou, or household registration status, through a new point-based household registration reform.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/17 9:56:06

China publishes plan for Hainan free trade zone

China rolled out a plan on Tuesday for establishing its southern island province of Hainan as a pilot free trade zone (FTZ).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/17 8:50:31

Chinese envoy urges respect for national sovereignty over natural resources

China's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Ma Zhaoxu on Tuesday urged the international community to respect the sovereignty over natural resources in various countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/17 8:34:35

Regulator fines vaccine scandal firm 9b yuan

China's drug regulator has slapped penalties worth 9.1 billion yuan ($1.3 billion) on Changsheng Bio-Technology for a vaccine scandal.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/16 23:18:42

Hit TV soap opera portrayal of filial piety splits viewers by generation

A popular TV soap opera about a miserable mother has split viewers in an apparent reflection of evolving views on womanhood and patriarchy in modern Chinese society.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/16 23:18:41

Former senior legislator dies at 84

Ismail Amat, vice chairperson of the Standing Committee of the 10th National People's Congress, passed away due to an illness at the age of 84 in Beijing on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/16 21:23:56

Former Chinese military chief of staff expelled from CPC

Fang Fenghui, former member of China's Central Military Commission (CMC) and former chief of staff of the CMC Joint Staff Department, has been expelled from the Communist Party of China (CPC).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/16 20:27:45

Tianjin universities add ideological and political class tutors

The Tianjin Municipal Education Commission has announced that it has introduced “undergraduate ideological and political class tutors” for all students.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/16 18:38:40

Unlike the US, China seeks to cooperate with other nations in space exploration

Unlike the space race during the Cold War, nations are looking forward to working together to explore the moon and Mars.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/16 18:28:40

1st LD-Writethru: 5.4-magnitude quake hits northwest China: CENC

A 5.4-magnitude earthquake hit Jinghe County in Mongolian Autonomous Prefecture of Bortala, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, at 10:10 a.m. Tuesday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/16 17:47:10

Xinjiang stability on the rise

A vocational education and training program in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region has contributed to an increasingly healthier social environment in the region, said the chairman of the Xinjiang regional government on Tuesday
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/16 15:43:39

Mideast patients get illegal transplants

A former Chinese official who leads China's reform on organ transplant called for a thorough investigation after an informant said that a few patients from the Middle East illegally received organ transplants in China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/16 11:18:39

China honors five outstanding workers

China introduced five outstanding workers at a press conference Monday as part of its efforts to promote hard work and craftsmanship in the country.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/16 9:18:06