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Draft regulation prohibiting HIV carriers from public bathhouses under fire

A regulation on bathhouse management drafted by the Ministry of Commerce raised nationwide concern after proposing to forbid HIV carriers from entering public bath places under the new rule.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2013/10/14 16:53:30

Chinese Premier <a href="http://www.globaltimes.cn/db/profiles/likeqiang.shtml" target="_blank">Li Keqiang</a> arrived&nbsp;in Bandar Seri Begawan&nbsp;Wednesday, setting in motion his first visit to Southeast Asia since assuming premiership in March.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2013/10/9 18:22:01

Leaders and representatives of the 21-member Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum met here Monday on maintaining growth and regional integration amid a faltering economic recovery process.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2013/10/7 16:39:06

UN resolves to destroy Syria's chemical weapons

The UN Security Council on September 27 voted unanimously to adopt a resolution aimed at ridding war-torn Syria of chemical weapons.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2013/9/28 14:53:57

Dog vaccine campaign to mark World Rabies Day

Co-sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Global Alliance for Rabies Control (ARC) since 2007, World Rabies Day (WRD) aims to raise awareness about human ...
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2013/9/23 19:32:52

Organ donor policy given new life

Though transplant networks have developed worldwide over the past 50 years, large differences remain among countries in terms of access, safety, quality and technology. However, China recently made great strides ...
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2013/9/28 14:56:07

Chinese tenor's son sentenced to 10 years in jail for rape

Li Tianyi, the teenage son of a renowned Chinese tenor, who was allegedly involved in a gang rape case, stood trial in a Beijing district court on August 28.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2013/2/24 18:14:36

At least 13 people were confirmed dead in the Washington Navy Yard shooting on Monday morning, and the police were searching for other potential suspects, police officials said.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2013/9/17 15:20:23

<br /> After nearly two decades, the debate over the ethics and safety of genetically-modified (GM) foods continues. The People&rsquo;s Daily, China&rsquo;s official newspaper, published a report on September 16 addressing ...
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2013/9/16 17:57:36

Tomb of Tang emperor's 'right-hand woman' discovered

The tomb of Shangguan Wan'er (664&ndash;710), an influential female politician and poet during the regime of Empress Wu Zetian (690-705), was found in Xianyang, Shaanxi province, according to the provincial ...
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2013/9/12 18:44:08

Debate over right of discovery regarding valuable resources sparked after farmer Liang Cai of Jiangxi Province&rsquo;s Xiushui county dug up a 80-ton piece of rare ebony along a river estimated ...
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2013/9/15 17:50:58

US-Russia relations chill over heated Syria crisis

US President Barack Obama canceled a one-on-one meeting with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the Leaders' Summit of the Group of Twenty (G20) slated for September ...
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2013/9/1 19:00:22

Recent child tragedies in China rooted in neglect

A slew of child injuries and deaths have prompted China to keep kids safer through legislation, government intervention and promotion of public awareness of minors' safety.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2013/9/9 17:45:34

10th China-ASEAN Expo kicks off in Nanning

<strong>ASEAN, or the Association of Southeast Asian Nations</strong>, was set up in 1967. It now comprises Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. As the ...
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2013/9/3 17:50:10

Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a well-received speech at the Nazarbayev University in Astana, Kazakhstan on September 7 addressing China's Central Asia policy.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2013/9/8 20:16:20

Who's who of Wushu

Wushu, with its long history of development in China, refers to the Chinese martial arts executed through the body or weapons, such as swords, sabers and spears. Kung fu, on ...
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2013/9/3 11:34:46

Chinese President Xi Jinping pays state visits to Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan from September 3 to 13. Xi will attend the eighth Leaders' Summit of the Group of Twenty ...
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2013/9/4 17:52:55

Bo Xilai charged with bribery, power abuse

Bo Xilai, former Communist Party of China (CPC) chief of Chongqing Municipality, has been charged with taking bribes, embezzlement and abuse of power, according to Jinan City People's Procuratorate in ...
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2013/7/25 17:50:47