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Chengdu attracts 22 overseas investment projects

Chengdu, a major city in southwest China, showed its attraction to investors as it signed 22 investment contracts with overseas companies on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/13 12:28:29

Political advisors propose stepping up cultivation of preschool teachers

Chinese political advisors during a consultation session Friday offered proposals on stepping up the cultivation of preschool teachers.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/13 12:27:35

Chinese premier demands increasing support to people relocated for poverty alleviation

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has called for concrete actions to strengthen support to people relocated amid the country's efforts to win the battle against poverty.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/13 1:39:11

Public outcry over photo of 'brain-band' on Chinese students

A US-based brain research company is under fire in China after a photo of a group of Chinese students wearing its head band device went viral.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2019/4/12 23:53:57

Ethnic groups priority of poverty alleviation efforts

Upon hearing a letter of encouragement from President Xi Jinping, Ken Yuzhen found it difficult to contain her excitement. So she started singing a song in the language of her ethnic group, Derung, in her new two-story house.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/12 22:27:01

China-CEEC trade hits $19b, ties not dividing Europe

Increasing cooperation between China and Central and Eastern European Countries (CEEC) is neither driving the latter away from European integration nor making the continent more divided, Chinese analysts stressed, as leaders from China and CEEC gathered in Croatia on Friday for their annual meeting.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/12 22:23:44

Mercedes Benz shop faces probe for oil leak

A Chinese legal expert criticized a Mercedes Benz 4S dealership in Northwest China for selling a car that started to leak oil before the buyer drove it out of the shop.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/12 22:03:40

VCG scandal shows lack of IPR knowledge: analyst

Chinese digital image service provider Visual China Group (VCG), known as the Chinese counterpart of Getty Images, has been under fire in recent days after the company reportedly claimed copyrights on the first-ever black hole photo as well as the Chinese flag and national emblem.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/12 21:12:42

Tibet completes census on local operas

Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region has completed a census report on local operas, according to the regional ethnic art research institute.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/12 18:06:33

China's Chang'e-4 probe switches to dormant mode

The lander and the rover of the Chang'e-4 probe switched to dormant mode for the lunar night on Friday, with the rover traveling an accumulated 178.9 meters on the far side of the moon.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/12 17:39:32

China's top university to expel students who plagiarize

China's prestigious Tsinghua University will intensify punishment for academic misconduct by expelling students who plagiarize in their graduation dissertations, China Daily reported Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/12 13:55:59

China Southern Airlines launches new service to allow passengers to buy more than one seat

China Southern Airlines has launched a new service that allows passengers to buy more than one seat on a flight so as to provide a more comfortable travel experience, according to a post on the airline's official WeChat account on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/12 13:27:22

China targets actions hindering school-age children from receiving compulsory education

China's Ministry of Education on Thursday vowed to target any action that hindered school-age children from receiving compulsory education.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/12 10:14:54

4 dead, 2 missing after self-supply train derails in central China

Four people died and two remain missing after a company self-supply train carrying aluminum ore derailed in central China late Wednesday, rescuers said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/12 9:03:18

Chinese teen idol asks for youth empowerment for achieving sustainable development goals

Yi Yangqianxi, a Chinese singer and a World Health Organization (WHO) envoy, said the creative power of young people could be a strong engine for efforts toward the sustainable development goals (SDGs) and their empowerment is vital in the process.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/12 4:14:02

Alleged video of child model being abused puts spotlight on industry

The video of a little girl being kicked by her mother when taking photos as a model for garment factories, has triggered public anger recently and put the children model industry in China on the spotlight with many netizens saying children should not be forced to make money by their parents.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/11 23:48:40

Actress apologizes after suspected of supporting 'Taiwan independence'

Taiwan actress Xu Weining apologized on Thursday after she liked tweets suspected of supporting Taiwan secession on Instagram, which received different reactions on social media.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/11 23:38:40

China slams Australia's untenable charges about Falun Gong

China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday slammed some Australian media which have been fabricating stories about "China interfering in Australia's internal affairs" and colluding with the Falun Gong cult to make up evidence.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/11 23:33:40