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Witness stellar innovation at the 2019 World Robot Conference in Beijing

The 2019 World Robot Conference and the World Robot Contest commenced in Beijing on Tuesday. The five-day event will mark the participation of more than 180 companies and institutions from around the world. The Conference will feature the latest products in advanced robotics and automation, as well as AI education and application. (Photos: Li Hao/GT)
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/20 14:37:54

China readies regional data center for SKA super telescope

Construction of the Square Kilometer Array (SKA), the world's largest astronomical device, is expected to start next year, and China, one of the founding members, is preparing to build a regional data center and developing its reflector antennas.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/20 12:39:04

Global praise for China's white paper on Xinjiang

A white paper on vocational education and training in China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region issued on Friday is a significant step in the fight against terrorism and religious extremism, analysts have said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/20 9:21:49

Xi calls for preserving quintessence of Chinese culture

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, has called for well preserving the quintessence of Chinese culture.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/20 10:54:42

Chinese premier stresses stabilizing employment

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Monday stressed the importance of stabilizing employment while presiding over a symposium in Harbin, capital city of northeast China's Heilongjiang Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/20 9:11:34

"Peace Train-2019" China-Laos joint rescue exercise held in Vientiane

Participants take part in the comprehensive epidemic prevention and control drills during the "Peace Train-2019" China-Laos humanitarian and medical joint rescue exercise in Vientiane, capital of Laos, Aug. 18, 2019. (Peace Train medical team/Handout via Xinhua)
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/20 8:58:55

China develops voice recognition center

A big data project is being developed in China and expected to provide voiceprint services to operate smart devices and make online transactions with higher security than fingerprints or facial recognition.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/19 22:03:41

Fake anti-cancer drugs made in bathroom found circulating in China and India

Police in East China have found that some “India-produced” anti-cancer drugs that Chinese purchasing agents bought from India were actually fake ones made in China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/19 20:42:52

Xi visits cultural heritage site in Gansu

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on Monday visited the Mogao Grottoes in Dunhuang, a key cultural heritage site under state-level protection, during his inspection tour of northwest China's Gansu Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/19 20:23:18

Chinese gene firm clones cat, sparking wide consumer interest

Cat lovers who are devastated by the death of their beloved felines may soon be able to have their pets cloned, following the birth of China's first cloned kitten.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/19 19:48:41

Net users call for heavy punishment of suspect for beating reporter

Chinese internet users called for heavy punishment for a suspect in the beating of Global Times reporter Fu Guohao during a rally at Hong Kong airport last week.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/19 18:43:39

Harmful online information impacting teenagers' health: white paper

More than 70 percent of minor crimes involve harmful online information, according to a white paper released by Beijing No.1 Intermediate People's Court on teenager protection based on the 4,175 cases of juveniles received by the court from 2009 to 2019.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/19 18:33:40

Riot leaders in Hong Kong use freedom and democracy as a guise, young students as cannon fodder

The "Gang of Four" in Hong Kong have been criticized for using freedom and democracy as a guise and young students as cannon fodder.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/19 18:03:39

Over 470,000 people in Hong Kong say "no" to violence

"Anti-violence!", "Save Hong Kong!" Over 470,000 people gathered on Saturday in a rally held at Tamar Park, Admiralty of Hong Kong, to voice out their demand for peace and stability in Hong Kong.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/19 17:53:39

243,100 Chinese sign up to send their names to Mars

More than 243,100 Chinese people have signed up for a NASA mission to Mars, but only their names will get the chance to travel to the red planet.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/19 17:23:39

China honors role model doctors on Medical Workers' Day

China has honored 10 medical workers and a team of volunteer doctors as "role model doctors" for their dedication to public health as the country celebrates its second Medical Workers' Day on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/19 14:54:49

Chinese research vessel "Tan Kah Kee" opens to public in Malaysia

The Research Vessel "Tan Kah Kee" of China's renowned Xiamen University opened to the Malaysian public over the weekend, providing a window for some 1,000 visitors on marine science.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/19 13:53:44

Rolls-Royce driver detained for blocking hospital's emergency access

A woman was detained for five days after refusing to move her Rolls-Royce, which blocked the emergency vehicles' access of a maternity hospital in Beijing's Chaoyang district.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/19 10:58:39