Divorce rate in China (1978-2017)


The number of divorces in China increased from 285,000 in 1978 to 4.37m in 2017. Over the last 40 years, the divorce rate grew from 0.88‰ to 3.2‰ due to factors that include a more open environment for public opinions, changing views on marriage and rising population movements.



40 years after reform and opening-up: China's GDP 1978-2017

40 years after reform and opening-up: China's GDP increased 82 times to $12.24 trillion in 2017, or 15% of global economy, making it the world's second-largest economy
Soure:Globaltimes.cn: 2018/5/23 18:23:27

Type 001A: China's second aircraft carrier, first domestically-made

China's first home-grown aircraft carrier Type 001A begins its maiden sea trial on May 13. From 2013 to 2018, the past 5 years have witnessed the construction of Type 001A. Let's take a look.
Soure:Globaltimes.cn: 2018/5/13 11:18:41

Type 001A vs Liaoning

China's first domestically built aircraft carrier Type 001A looks similar to the Liaoning, but reports said that its layout and equipment are more advanced, including a bigger hangar to carry more fighter jets.
Soure:Globaltimes.cn: 2018/5/13 8:35:31

Economic Development of the Wenchuan quake-hit areas in the past ten years

The Wenchuan Earthquake in Southwest China's Sichuan Province in 2008 claimed more than 80,000 lives and caused great economic losses to the disaster-hit areas. After 10 years' of reconstruction, significant achievements have been made in economic development in the affected areas.
Soure:Globaltimes.cn: 2018/5/11 11:25:52

China-US trade frictions in graphic in 2018

Chinese Vice Premier Liu He is scheduled to exchange views with the US delegation, led by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, during their visit from May 3 to 4. The graphic details major events leading up to the meeting.
Soure:Globaltimes.cn: 2018/5/3 19:05:32

A history of inter-Korean summits

The 3rd inter-Korean summit will be held on Friday at the Peace House in the truce village of Panmunjom. Previous inter-Korean summits were held in 2007 and 2000.
Soure:Globaltimes.cn: 2018/4/26 20:06:47

The Korean Peninsula's progress towards peace in 2018

The North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in will hold the inter-Korean summit at the Peace House in Panmunjom, the truce village, on Friday.
Soure:Globaltimes.cn: 2018/4/26 19:56:09

The development of China's space program 1970-2018

To mark the anniversary of China's first satellite launch in 1970, April 24 was declared the country's Space Day in 2016. Let's review China's aerospace achievements over the past 48 years in honor of the third Space Day.
Soure:Globaltimes.cn: 2018/4/24 17:27:12

North Korea suspends 12-year nuclear tests from April 21

North Korea announced Pyongyang will stop nuclear tests, launches of ICBM from April 21, 12 years after its first nuclear test in 2006.
Soure:Globaltimes.cn: 2018/4/21 13:24:07

10 things China will do for further opening-up in President Xi's Boao speech

Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a keynote speech at the opening ceremony of the annual conference of the Boao Forum for Asia Tuesday morning.
Soure:Globaltimes.cn: 2018/4/10 17:51:19

Tariff moves between China and the US

China plans to impose additional tariff of 25% on 106 items worth $50 billion imported from the US, including soybeans, automobiles, chemical products and airplanes, on April 4.
Soure:Globaltimes.cn: 2018/4/4 18:33:49

China's massive cabinet reshuffle plan

China on Tuesday unveiled a massive cabinet reshuffle plan during the ongoing Two Sessions, with new ministries of natural resources, veterans affairs and emergency management planned.
Soure:Globaltimes.cn: 2018/3/13 13:20:26