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China's Taiwan office urges DPP to stop meddling in Hong Kong affairs

Ma Xiaoguang, spokesperson for the Taiwan Affairs Office of the State Council, urges Taiwan's ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) to "stop meddling" in Hong Kong affairs, stop shielding radical protesters and damaging cross-strait relations.
Source: CGTN | 2019/9/11 18:27:33

Decorative lanterns set to celebrate upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival in China's Macao

Fancy lanterns are displayed at Senado Square in south China's Macao on Sept. 10, 2019. Decorative lanterns were set to celebrate the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival, which falls on the 15th day of the eighth month of the Chinese lunar calendar, or Sept. 13 this year.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/11 16:29:50

Local villagers shake off poverty through plantation, livestock breeding in Xinjiang

Many local villagers in Xinjiang have lifted themselves out of poverty through plantation and livestock breeding. In the past five years, about 1.89 million people in Kashgar, Hotan, Aksu and Kizilsu Kirgiz shaked off poverty, reducing the poverty headcount ratio from 29.1 to 10.9 percent in the four prefectures in southern Xinjiang.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/11 16:24:23

In pics: handmade moon cakes in Yongqing Township, China's Hebei

China's Mid-Autumn Festival is usually marked by family reunions, with a long-standing tradition of enjoying the sight of the full moon while eating moon cakes together. This year's festival falls on Sept. 13.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/11 16:13:50

Students attend first writing ceremony in Lanzhou, NW China

Students attend a first writing ceremony, a traditional education activity, at a school in Lanzhou, northwest China's Gansu Province, Sept. 10, 2019.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/11 11:56:46

Hong Kong Disneyland loses attraction

This photo taken on Tuesday at Hong Kong Disneyland Resort shows the once popular tourist destination with fewer visitors after months of violent protests which have pushed the city toward chaos. Photo: Cui Tianye/GT
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 23:48:40

Girl misled to offer sex to rioters: ex-official

"Fame, sex and peer recognition seem to have become more powerful 'incentives' on the 'battlefield' during the months-long protests in Hong Kong." Hong Kong Executive Councilor Fanny Law Fan Chiu-fun reiterated on Tuesday that she had "trusted" sources to confirm that a 14-year-old student was misled into offering free sex to frontline warriors.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 23:43:40

Protests hurt Disneyland's popularity

Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, as one of the most popular tourist attractions for Chinese mainland tourists, appeared to have lost its luster after months of violent protests which have pushed the city toward chaos.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 23:13:40

Carrie Lam warns US Congress not to interfere in HK affairs

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam has chastised the US Congress' passing of a bill to support the city's radical protesters, saying that it is “extremely inappropriate,” and warning the US not to interfere in the city's internal affairs.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 14:43:40

BeiDou-powered monitoring system deployed in school bus for students' safety

School buses equipped with a monitoring system powered by the BeiDou Satellite Navigation system has hit the road in a Central China city to better protect the students' safety.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 21:56:37

Beijing integrates pollution monitoring, traffic control, 5G station into street lights

Beijing is testing a new smart street light featuring air pollution monitoring devices, police cameras, traffic cameras and 5G signal hubs.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 21:23:40

CAC releases internet rule targeting terrorism, subverssion messages

Chinese authorities released an internet management regulation draft aimed at maintaining internet order, punishing terrorism subversion messages on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 20:58:40

Violent HK protests cause billions in damage

Violent protests in Hong Kong in the past three months have led to vandalism of public properties and disruption of transportation, which caused damage estimated at multibillion Hong Kong dollars.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 20:43:40

Dream hike becomes nightmare as students trapped in Gobi Desert

On the night of August 1, police at the Aksay Kazak Autonomous county of Northwest China's Gansu Province received a report that a 1,200-member hiking group was lost in the local Gobi Desert. After a four-hour search, when the police eventually located the hikers, they found that the group of 1,200 college students was led by only seven organizers, according to a report by thepaper.cn.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 20:08:40

Community-level medical professionals in China top 3.96 million in 2018

The total number of primary-level medical and health workers in China reached 3.965 million and there were 1.305 million licensed doctors in 2018, up 7.1 percent and 30 percent from 2012 respectively, and the number of visits to primary medical and health care institutions reached 4.429 billion, Zhuang Ning, deputy director of the Department of System Reform at the National Health Commission of China, announced on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 20:02:52

XJTU-POLIMI Joint School of Design and Innovation Center Settles in Western China Science and Technology Innovation Harbor

On Sept 7th, XJTU-POLIMI Joint School of Design and Innovation Center settled in Western China Science and Technology Innovation Harbor officially. On the same day, the opening ceremony of POLIMI Day was held in Western China Science and Technology Innovation Harbor.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 16:59:04

Xi meets representatives of outstanding units, individuals in education circles

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday met with representatives of outstanding units and individuals in education circles at the Great Hall of the People, extending Teachers' Day greetings to teachers and workers in education circles across the country.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/10 15:43:59

China's basketball player slammed for wearing jacket with a US flag

Some Chinese basketball fans are calling for national team guard Zhao Rui to be banned from the team for life after a photo of him wearing a jacket featuring a US national flag was posted on social media and went viral on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/10 13:57:05