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41 detained for smuggling meat in south China

The Zhanjiang Customs in southern China's Guangdong Province said on Tuesday that they have detained 41 suspects for smuggling frozen meat worth 24 million yuan (3.4 million U.S. dollars).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/3 16:01:32

Death toll rises to 4 after factory blast in Beijing

Four people were confirmed dead as of Tuesday afternoon after a factory blast in Shunyi District, about 30 km northeast of downtown Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/3 15:52:00

Chinese premier stresses streamlining approval procedures in FTZs

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has underlined efforts to push a full-coverage pilot reform that separates business operation permits from business licenses in free trade zones (FTZs) with an aim to streamline the approval process for companies and expand market access.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/3 9:06:51

Scholars spreading rumors about Uyghur detention work for US intel agency: spokesperson

In an exclusive interview with the Global Times, the spokesperson of Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region said on Monday that scholars who spread rumors that a million people were detained in the region actually work for the US intelligence agency, and they cooperate with anti-China forces in the US to smear China's Xinjiang policies.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/3 1:29:28

Albanian reporter's fake news about Xinjiang against professional ethics: regional govt

In an exclusive interview with the Global Times, the spokesperson of Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region said on Monday Olsi Jazexhi, a reporter from Albania, continued to spread fake information on the region and what he did was out of malice and went against the basic professional ethics as a reporter.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/3 1:07:31

So-called Xinjiang detainees lie on 'victims' stories about training centers: regional govt

In an exclusive interview with the Global Times, the spokesperson of Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region on Monday refuted the recent fake stories of so-called victims of training centers in Xinjiang, including Mihrigul Tursun and Sayragul Sauytbay, who claimed some "detainees were tortured" and were restricted to use the toilets in the centers.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/3 0:14:31

Huawei blamed after ex-staff's detention

A former Huawei employee was detained for 251 days on accusations that he blackmailed his department for severance payments and released for lack of evidence, which sparked uproar among netizens over the environment of the Chinese tech giant over the weekend.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/2 22:38:40

Dalian customs sends back 3,700 tons of “foreign garbage”

Dalian customs in Northeast China sent 23.7 tons of solid waste back to where it came from recently and has repatriated more than 3,700 tons of "foreign garbage" since January this year.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/2 22:33:57

China's ex-energy chief sentenced to life

Nur Bekri, former head of the National Energy Administration and ex-chairman of Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, was sentenced to life in prison for bribery.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/2 17:32:34

Coast Guard intensifies maritime patrols near Hong Kong

The China Coast Guard has launched frequent patrols in waters between South China's Guangdong Province and the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/2 17:25:49

UNEP chief lauds China for global leadership in tackling climate crisis

"We need China to not only be at the table, but to help bring the world together to tackle these problems common to all humanity," said UNEP chief.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/2 14:38:56

HK police to recruit 1,815 officers to deal with unrest

Hong Kong police aim to recruit 1,815 officers by March in a bid to better safeguard the city which has been troubled by six months of social unrest, and encourage those who share the city's determination to uphold the rule of law and protect the city to join the service.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/2 14:18:39

1,000 rescuers search for three who fell in a Gaungzhou sinkhole

More than 1,100 rescue workers and nearly 200 emergency response vehicles were deployed on Monday, to search for three people whose vehicles fell into a sinkhole on Sunday near a construction site of a new subway line in the capital of South China's Guangdong Province, local government said.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/2 14:08:39

China to mark 20th anniversary of implementing Macao SAR Basic Law

A symposium will be held on Tuesday morning at the Great Hall of the People to mark the 20th anniversary of the implementation of the Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) Basic Law, according to a spokesperson for the General Office of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/2 13:40:34

Quake-shattered Chinese national park Jiuzhaigou resumes normal operation

The max daily visitor limit of China's picturesque tourist landmark Jiuzhaigou has been adjusted from 8K to 20K since it reopens two years after earthquake. Local transport services have resumed or even exceeded the pre-earthquake level.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/2 11:25:38

China to build space-based solar power station by 2035

China plans to accomplish a 200-tonne megawatt-level space-based solar power station by 2035, according to the China Academy of Space Technology (CAST).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/2 11:11:26

Giant pandas well adapting first winter on Qinghai Plateau

Four giant pandas can be seen playing at the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau Wild Zoo in northwest China, as they are adapting well to their first winter on the plateau.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/2 10:51:14

China outlines integrated development of Yangtze River Delta

The Communist Party of China Central Committee and the State Council on Sunday jointly issued an outline of the integrated regional development of the Yangtze River Delta.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/12/2 9:39:32