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China highlights core socialist values ahead of Children's Day

China will hold activities to mark International Children's Day on June 1, highlighting a public education campaign advocating socialist core values among Chinese children.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/21 17:12:39

Taiwanese youth have 270 online friends on average: survey

Young Taiwanese users of social networking apps have an average of 270 friends online, although they only actually know 63 percent of them, a recent survey has revealed.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/21 10:12:00

China ready to offer expertise for DRC Ebola outbreak: health official

China is closely watching the outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and stands ready to offer health professionals and experts if asked, a leading Chinese health official said Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/21 6:31:48

Flights delay affects 700 as plane veers off runway in E China

A business jet veered off the runway at an airport in east China Sunday afternoon, causing flights delay that affected around 700 people, according to the airport.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/21 6:15:20

China actively engaged in global health governance: official

Health plays an important role in the 2030 Agenda for sustainable development and China is actively involved in global health governance, a senior health official from China said Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/21 6:14:40

Social credit system must bankrupt discredited people: former official

A senior official argued that without due punishment, defaulters would only feel encouraged after it was reported China's social credit system had blocked more than 11.14 million flights and 4.25 million high-speed train trips by the end of April.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/20 23:08:40

Hunan Agricultural University lifts miniskirt ban at student library

Miniskirts and hot pants may be worn at the library, a Central China university said on Saturday after revoking a regulation that had banned them.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/20 23:08:39

All mosques should raise national flag: China Islamic Association

All mosques in the country should raise the national flag and study socialist core values to strengthen their "concept of nation" and carry forward "the spirit of patriotism," the China Islamic Association declared.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/20 22:58:40

China links domestic, overseas marriage registration info

The central government has enabled the sharing of information about marriages registered in China and abroad to improve its accuracy and effectively prevent bigamy.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/20 22:53:40

Route to Nepal-China border shortened by rebuilt road

Travel by road between Nepal's capital Kathmandu and Nepal-China border town Rasuwagadhi has been shortened by 25 kilometers after the Nepal Army (NA) handed over an alternative 17-kilometer section of road to the Department of Roads on Sunday, the NA said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/20 22:53:40

Baby knows best

Thirty-eight mothers breast-feed their babies at a children's art theater in Chongqing Municipality, Southwest China, on Sunday, China's National Breast-feeding Awareness Day. Photo: VCG
Source: IC | 2018/5/20 22:43:40

China launches toughest-ever combat against pollution

Ecological risk was declared a national security issue as China launched its “toughest-ever” combat against air, water and soil pollution toward a “Beautiful China” by 2035 in a move hailed by analysts on Sunday as providing strong impetus toward global governance.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/20 21:08:39

As cyber security needs become an overriding concern, China works on an impenetrable shield

China is developing an innovative system to strengthen its cyber defence, testing the mechanism by making scores of white-hat hackers launch hundreds of thousands of attacks.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/20 19:18:39

Farmers and agents in legal trouble for colluding over machinery subsides

Sixty-three farmers and two agricultural machinery agents in Central China's Henan Province were recently sentenced for swindling over claiming machinery subsidies.
Source: Global Times | 2018/5/20 19:13:39

China links citizen's domestic and overseas marriage registration information

The central government has enabled information sharing of marriages registered both in China and abroad in its latest effort to improve the accuracy of verifying citizen's marital status and effectively prevent bigamy. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs will push information of marriages registered at China's embassies and consulates in other countries to the national database for marriage registration run by the Ministry of Civil Affairs (MCA), the MCA said in a statement.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/20 14:35:19

China has more than 5,000 Tibetology researchers

The number of researchers of Tibetan studies has exceeded 5,000 in China, according to An Qiyi, Party chief of the China Tibetology Research Center.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/20 11:50:47

Chinese farmer picks up unusual hobby of car racing

Zhao Qinghe, a capable grain farmer from China's northeast Heilongjiang province, has lived an even happier life since he became a part time race car driver.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/20 11:49:07

Xi vows tough battle against pollution to boost ecological advancement

Chinese President Xi Jinping said the country will fight a good battle against pollution and push ecological civilization to a new level during a tone-setting meeting on environmental protection ending Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/19 19:40:04