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Chinese scientist Chang Meemann awarded by HK science foundation

Chinese scientist Chang Meemann was awarded the "Ho Leung Ho Lee Foundation Achievement Prize" on Tuesday for her pioneering work in life sciences.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/7 14:28:40

Xi sends congratulatory letter to 5th World Internet Conference

President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory letter to the fifth World Internet Conference, which opened Wednesday in Wuzhen of eastern China's Zhejiang Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/7 13:41:38

China restores nature along Yangtze River with demolition of illegal wharfs

China has completed a crackdown down on illegal construction along the Yangtze River, during which 1,361 illegal wharfs have been rectified and reformed along the main river, with 1,254 of them demolished, news portal banyuetan.org reported.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/6 18:53:40

Xinjiang to relocate 160,000 farmers, herders in effort to tackle poverty

About 160,000 farmers and herders in the poverty-stricken areas of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region will be relocated to ensure they live better lives in urban and tourist areas by 2019, the local government said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/6 17:26:27

World's largest wollastonite ore mine discovered in China's Jiangxi

A wollastonite ore deposit estimated to have nearly 70 million tonnes of reserves has been discovered in east China's Jiangxi Province, according to the provincial natural resources department.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/6 17:24:55

Multi-purchasing Kris Wu fans surprise US iTunes chart

Chinese-Canadian rapper Kris Wu recently sparked controversy on Twitter after he beat Ariana Grande on the top charts of iTunes.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/6 15:18:39

Lao think tank suggests to maximize Laos-China railway

The Lao government's top economic research agency has suggested that investment focus in areas that would make use of and maximize the benefits of the Laos-China railway.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/6 14:37:48

Chemicals spill out of boat in Fujian, fish contaminated

Fishermen in Quanzhou, East China's Fujian Province are suffering from a severe loss of fish after a vessel contaminated the water with nearly 7 tons of C9 aromatics, media reported on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/6 13:58:39

North Korean people fall in love with Chinese TV drama, star

Chinese television drama Obstetrician became the latest craze for North Koreans, and one of the characters, Chinese actress Tong Liya, was warmly welcomed by locals when she visited the country along with the Chinese delegation of artists.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/6 11:18:39

2nd World Forum on Ecosystem Governance convenes in eastern China

The 2nd World Forum on Ecosystem Governance convened Monday in Hangzhou, capital city of eastern China's Zhejiang Province, with discussions on topics such as ecological capital, ecosystem governance in urban and rural areas, and social engagement set to commence.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/6 10:01:44

'World's first' artificial intelligence park opens in Beijing's Haidian district

Claiming to be the world's first artificial intelligence (AI) park, Beijing's Haidian Park has opened with smart exercise runways, augmented reality tai chi and driverless shuttle buses.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/5 21:38:41

City in SW China bans walking dogs during daytime to avoid attacks

A Chinese city has banned dog walking from 7 am to 10 pm in the downtown area because of increasing clashes between pet owners and other people, people.cn reported recently.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/5 18:28:40

IMF chief urges countries to fix global trade system not destroy it

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde addressed the opening ceremony of the first China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai on Monday.
Source: CGTN | 2018/11/5 18:20:19

Construction begins on floating nuclear plant in Shandong

Construction has begun on a floating nuclear power plant in the city of Yantai, East China's Shandong Province.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/5 14:23:39

China's first AI theme park opens in Beijing

China's first artificial intelligence (AI) theme park opened to public in early November, after 10 months renovation of a municipal park in northern Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/5 14:18:10

At least 15 die in 31-vehicle pile-up on notorious highway

The death toll in a 31-vehicle pile-up on an expressway in Northwest China's Gansu Province on Saturday evening has risen to 15 with 44 injured, local authorities said on Sunday morning.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/4 22:38:41

China to install protective doors, employ security guards on buses following passenger attack that caused bus to plunge into river

Local governments across China are exploring stricter measures to protect drivers and harsher punishment toward ill-behaved passengers, after a woman attacked a bus driver before the bus plunged into the Yangtze River in Chongqing Municipality, killing 15 people.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/4 22:38:40

International B&R alliance established to tackle global scientific challenges

An alliance of international science organizations under the China-proposed Belt and Road initiative was established on Sunday, aiming at tackling major world scientific challenges.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/4 21:08:39