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Taiwanese spend one-tenth monthly salary on Singles' Day shopping spree: survey

The majority of employees in Taiwan will join the annual Singles' Day shopping spree and spend about one-tenth of their monthly salary on average, a poll showed Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/10 14:05:03

Mechanics show off stunts at competition

A competition with a difference is held in Longyang city in southeast China’s Fujian province on Nov. 8 with mechanics showing off their proficiency in using all kinds of heavy machinery.
Source: | 2017/11/10 13:32:07

13th China (Kunming) Int'l Agricultural Expo kicks off

Visitors visit booths during the 13th China (Kunming) International Agricultural Expo in Kunming, capital of southwest China's Yunnan Province, Nov. 9, 2017. The expo kicked off here on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/10 13:26:55

Central China province shuts down all firework plants

Central China's Henan Province has shut down all fireworks plants, ending the production of fireworks in the province, local authorities said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/10 13:19:30

China-Vietnam scholar forum promotes cooperative partnership

The China-Vietnam Scholars Forum, co-sponsored by the National Institute for Global Strategy of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences and the Institute of Chinese Studies of Vietnamese Academy of Social Sciences, opened under the theme of "Sino-Vietnamese Cooperation under the APEC Framework" in Hanoi on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/10 10:52:09

Shanghai bans electric bicycle sharing

Shanghai released a guideline Thursday to regulate the city's bike-sharing market, banning services of shared electric bicycles.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/10 2:34:21

Natural enjoyment

Students from a primary school in Rongcheng, East China’s Shandong Province learn about environmental protection while admiring and feeding the swan by the sea on Thursday. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2017/11/9 22:43:40

Regulator bans individuals from creating new martial arts forms

China's sports authorities are trying to put a stop to the country's martial arts practitioners creating derivative martial arts forms personally, holding private fights, and swindling people, after several cases were reported and attracted public attention and aroused concerns.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/9 22:43:40

Day-care center closed temporarily for child abuse

Shanghai police detained three people from a day-care center, affiliated with, China's largest online travel agency on Wednesday for abusing children under their guardianship, the police said on Thursday after the case caused an uproar in society.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/9 22:43:40

Chinese celebrities spreading 19th Party Congress spirit

Chinese celebrities have recently joined the Communist Party of China (CPC) in spreading the spirit of the 19th CPC National Congress.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/9 22:43:40

Western-style hall a reminder of long history of Sino-US cooperation: Chinese experts

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan invited US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump to the Palace Museum, also known as the Forbidden City, after the US president started his state visit to China on Wednesday afternoon.
Source: Xinhua - Global Times | 2017/11/9 19:18:39

First-of-a-kind census maps out Tibet’s forest areas and transport links

Authorities in Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region on Wednesday released the region's first geographical census bulletin, showing that 93 percent of the region is at an altitude of 3,500 meters or above.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/9 19:18:39

Chinese celebrities spread spirit of 19th Party Congress

Chinese celebrities have recently joined the Communist Party of China (CPC) in spreading the spirit of the 19th CPC National Congress.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/9 15:51:41

Day care center suspended over child abuse

A day care center under contract to, a leading travel agency, was suspended Thursday after staff were caught on camera allegedly abusing toddlers.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/9 14:42:06

Quadruplets of tiger cubs in Jiangsu

Quadruplets of tiger cubs play at Xinpu Park in Lianyungang City, east China's Jiangsu Province, Nov. 8, 2017. The white tiger mother Mengmeng gave birth to the quadruplets in August this year.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/9 14:32:20

Shanghai women's group fires head of day care center

The Shanghai Women's Federation on Thursday condemned a day care center in Shanghai for child abuse and said four of the facility's employees have been fired.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/9 13:54:30

Farmers harvest chrysanthemums in C China's Henan

Farmers harvest chrysanthemums in the fields in Wenxian County of Jiaozuo City, central China's Henan Province, Nov. 8, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/9 10:15:45

Public security organs urged to play bigger role in building a safe China

A senior official has called on the country's public security staff to study, understand and implement the spirit of the 19th CPC National Congress.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/9 8:40:56