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Spring tea enters picking season across China

Farmers pick spring tea at Guiling Village of Bajiang Township in Sanjiang Dong Autonomous County, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, March 6, 2018.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/9 13:26:24

New cruise route to six Southeast Asian countries launched in Xiamen

A cruise route passing through six countries along the Maritime Silk Road was launched Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/9 8:52:10

Female astronaut takes new role of legislator, dreams of being "moon goddess"

Astronaut Wang Yaping is in the spotlight again, but this time not for space travel. Instead, she debuted in a new role -- lawmaker -- at the annual session of China's national legislature.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/9 8:50:25

Beijing launches survey to count polluters, serve environmental protection

Beijing Wednesday launched a survey of polluters, to serve the environmental protection drive, implementing a national plan to carry out the second census of pollution sources.
Source: Global Times - Xinhua | 2018/3/8 23:08:39

Chinese women are more responsible than men for contraception: survey

Chinese females take more responsibility than males on contraception, with specialists calling on better sex education and communication between husbands and wives, a survey showed.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/8 23:03:40

Tibetan GDP grows more than 10 percent for 25th consecutive year

Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region witnessed its GDP grow 10 percent in 2017 from a year ago, marking the 25th straight year of double-digit growth.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/8 22:43:40

NPC military deputies call for investment in training of border staff

Foreign language, culture and communication training should be bolstered for border staff to strengthen and safeguard the Chinese frontier and coastal regions, military deputies to the 13th National People's Congress said on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/8 22:43:39

Man detained again for insulting Nanjing Massacre victims

Police in east China's Nanjing city said Thursday it has detained a man for posting a video online that used insulting words at the Memorial Hall of the Victims of the Nanjing Massacre by Japanese Invaders.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/8 21:00:12

Premier Li's work report focuses CPPCC members' minds on anti-poverty efforts

Members of the 13th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) have been focusing their attention on the issue of poverty alleviation after Premier Li Keqiang delivered the government work report at the first session of the 13th National People's Congress (NPC) on March 5.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/8 18:28:39

New Chinese manned submersible prepares for research expeditions

The manned submersible Shenhai Yongshi is scheduled to carry out 50 maritime expeditions into the deep sea in 2018 for research that analysts say is mainly for scientific purposes.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/8 18:23:39

China develops reusable space plane, tough to be intercepted

China is developing its homegrown reusable space plane, which observers said could penetrate the anti-missile system once used for military purposes.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/8 16:48:39

Experts hail cultural development in China's Tibet in Geneva

Experts on Wednesday expounded efforts and achievements in the cultural development in China's Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) during an event on the sidelines of the 37th session of the UN Human Rights Council here.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/8 16:18:41

Majority of US adults view China positively: poll

Americans' favorable views of China jumped above 50 percent for the first time in almost three decades, US public opinion polls conductor Gallup said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/8 11:43:48

Chinese foreign minister expresses greetings to women

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi extended greetings to women on Thursday, International Women's Day.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/8 10:30:37

China makes great efforts in respecting, preserving traditional Tibetan culture: scholar

A prominent Chinese scholar on Wednesday said that the Chinese central government and the government of the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) have made great efforts in respecting, preserving, inheriting and promoting outstanding traditional Tibetan culture and have made remarkable achievements.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/8 10:14:13

Cheongsam show held to celebrate upcoming Int'l Women's Day in Zhejiang

Female workers participate in a cheongsam show to celebrate the upcoming International Women's Day at Hangzhou Worker's Cultural Palace in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, March 7, 2018.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/8 9:56:14

New era for China's female deputies

Ma Huijuan believes there are three reasons why she is a deputy to the 13th National People's Congress (NPC) today.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/8 8:02:44

Linxia vows to fight against pan-halal tendency to safeguard ethnic unity

A Muslim-majority region in Northwest China's Gansu Province on Wednesday vowed to continue the fight against a pan-halal tendency to safeguard ethnic unity and social stability in the region.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/7 23:33:39