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Guangdong to enhance local police force

South China's Guangdong Province is enhancing its grass-roots police force and optimizing the allocation of police resources, which analysts noted as a response to a recruitment shortage and massive floating populations especially in poor areas.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/8 21:58:40

Tibet registers 18,000 ancient documents as part of heritage project

Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region has filed 18,000 ancient documents in an effort to better protect the unique cultural heritage of the region.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/8 19:28:46

Cross-age face recognition tech used to find missing child

China's government departments have cooperated with enterprises to apply cross-age face recognition technology to search for missing persons, helping abducted children get back to their parents.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/8 19:28:40

Chinese stars quit NBA event as Rockets' tweet incident ferments

More than a dozen Chinese celebrities announced they would not attend the National Basketball Association (NBA) fan night activity scheduled for Wednesday after NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said that his organization backs Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey's right to make comments over Hong Kong issues.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/8 14:53:19

China contributes to international standards for karst landscapes

China has set up a technical committee within the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) to formulate international standards for the research and protection of karst, according to the China Geological Survey (CGS).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/8 13:56:21

Commissioner's office of Chinese foreign ministry in HK to Chris Patten: Britain is pioneer of anti-mask law

Former governor of Hong Kong Chris Patten's recent remarks on the anti-mask regulation of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) have totally ignored the call in Hong Kong for stopping violence and the fact that the UK is a pioneer in banning masks, Office of the Commissioner of the Chinese Foreign Ministry in Hong Kong SAR said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/8 12:20:44

China sees 782 mln domestic tourist trips during National Day holiday

China saw a total of 782 million domestic tourist trips made during the seven-day National Day holiday, up 7.81 percent from last year, according to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/8 10:37:41

Beijing-Zhangjiakou high-speed railway starts debugging

A high-speed railway linking Beijing and Zhangjiakou, a city in north China's Hebei Province, started joint debugging last week, railway authorities confirmed Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/8 8:50:50

100m train trips made during Golden Week holiday

More than 100 million trips were made via the Chinese railway system during the past week-long National Day holiday, as the country's fast-developing railway gains growing favor with travelers.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/7 23:28:40

Rare dinosaur footprints discovered in East China

Rare dinosaur footprints have been discovered in East China, documenting the movements in the region over 100 million years ago of the largest animals ever known to walk the Earth, Chinese and US paleontologists revealed on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/8 0:08:26

Trachoma officially eliminated in China: WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) in the Western Pacific Region confirmed on Monday that it has validated China as having eliminated trachoma as a public health problem.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/7 23:23:39

Netizens keep eyes on Nobel Prize in literature

Chinese people are keeping their eyes on nominee Can Xue for the Nobel Prize in literature this year, which will be awarded on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/7 23:13:39

Apple slammed for approving app that allegedly helps HK rioters

Chinese netizens are calling on Apple to delete an app that it once said encourages activity that is not legal and is allegedly being used by Hong Kong rioters to report real-time locations of Hong Kong police, a function which is believed to help rioters escape arrest.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/7 19:53:40

HK rioters inflict brutal assault on commoners

Rioters have continued assaulting ordinary Hong Kong residents who hold different political views or oppose their illegal acts as the hit-and-run mob reached a new height of lawlessness.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/6 20:34:53

Northeastern China man detained after Weibo posts insulting national flag

A man in Northeast China's Jilin Province was detained early morning Monday by police for posting content insulting the Chinese national flag.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/7 17:48:40

Chinese firm uses cutting-edge tech for construction project

A state-owned company is saving manpower and ensuring construction safety and quality through the use of pioneering technology in the mechanical construction of a tunnel in Southwest China's Guizhou Province.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/7 17:43:40

Dateng Gorge water conservancy project under construction in China's Guangxi

Dateng Gorge water conservancy project under construction in China's Guangxi
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/7 10:29:10

FAST closely monitoring unknown repetitive fast radio burst

Chinese scientists are paying close attention to a repeating fast radio burst by making follow-up observations during the country's National Day holiday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/7 8:49:48