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Baidu says unfazed on AI after founder Robin Li doused with water at Beijing event

China search engine giant Baidu said Wednesday that “cold water” won't change the company's determination to push forward artificial intelligence after its founder Robin Li Yanhong was splashed with water on stage at the Baidu artificial intelligence (AI) conference in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/3 13:23:25

Xi holds talks with Turkish president, vowing to deepen strategic cooperation

Chinese President Xi Jinping held talks with his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the Great Hall of the People on Tuesday, pledging more efforts to promote strategic cooperation between the two sides and work for sound bilateral ties.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/2 21:06:55

Youth dominate organ donors

Young people have become the main force behind China's organ donations, according to statistics from a platform launched by the China Organ Transplantation Development Foundation.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/2 22:53:40

Chinese doctor's ultrasound-based therapy helps global patients

A Chinese doctor invented an ultrasound-guided therapy that can help finish complex cardiac surgeries in 10 minutes and has reportedly saved tens of thousands of lives around the world.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/2 22:43:40

1.6m Party members of all ethnic groups in Xinjiang jointly promote local development

The number of Communist Party of China (CPC) members in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region was over 1.61 million by the end of 2018, an increase of 3.33 percent from the year before.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/2 22:14:16

Violent protest against extradition bill an excuse to damage HK govt: ex-police head

It is no longer a matter of amending the bill, Tang explained, noting that someone had used "anti-extradition" as an excuse to damage the administrative ability of the Hong Kong regional government and police.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/2 2:25:05

Davos sends positive signal to capital markets

China will scrap foreign shareholding limits in its financial sector in 2020, a year ahead of schedule, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Tuesday, giving fresh impetus to foreign investors eager to capitalize on the world's second-largest economy that has opened its door even wider to the outside world.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/2 18:03:40

Xi proposes easing sanctions on NK to Trump at G20: Chinese FM

Chinese President Xi Jinping proposed to ease sanctions on North Korea at the right time to Donald Trump during the G20 summit in Osaka, Chinese Foreign Minister told the press on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/2 17:32:02

China's new ship-borne chopper to raise PLA's ability to new level: military specialists

China's latest vessel-borne helicopter will take the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy's combat capability to a new level, Chinese military experts said on Tuesday after a full-sized model of the navy variant of the Z-20 utility helicopter was allegedly spotted testing on a warship for the first time.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/2 16:10:53

New China-US consensus boosts markets

China and the US will soon resume negotiations after the two sides agreed to a trade truce at a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Japan, sending positive signals and prompting global markets on Monday, showing that sound and sustainable bilateral relations are widely anticipated and welcomed by the global community, official and analysts said.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/2 0:38:39

Chinese premier stresses reform, opening-up in revitalizing NE China

Implementing the policy of reform and opening-up is a crucial step toward the revitalization of northeast China, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/1 23:53:42

Shanghai issues tickets to garbage-sorting violators on the first day of regulation

The Shanghai authority discovered 20 illegal garbage sorting cases and required 623 places to rectify on the first day of its strictest-ever regulation on garbage sorting.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/1 21:58:40

Park's ancient stories bring more intimidation than inspiration to public

A Beijing park sparked controversy recently after using statues to tell of ancient filial stories, such as a son tasting his father's feces to judge his illness, and a man who buried his own son alive to save food for his mother.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/1 21:53:40

Large HDR resources discovered in North China

Chinese researchers found large amounts of hot dry rock (HDR) resources in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region equivalent to 22.8 billion tons of coal.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/1 21:13:40

Chinese celebrate CPC's 98th birthday

Chinese people across the country celebrated the 98th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/1 21:08:40

China sees supersonic civil aircraft prototype launch in 2035: senior engineer

China is looking to develop a green supersonic civil aircraft and an independently developed prototype is expected to be launched around 2035, a senior aircraft engineer said.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/1 17:03:40

Apple to launch tailored iPhone for Chinese consumers due to cost pressure: report

Apple Inc will reportedly launch a new iPhone tailored for Chinese consumers, media reports said Monday. This is a move industry insiders said showed the American tech giant is trying to arrest a sales decline in the Chinese market, due to mounting cost pressure from the China-US trade war.
Source: Global Times | 2019/7/1 15:51:06

Xi urges sense of mission, dedication in learning from late village official

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, has stressed sense of mission and dedication among Party officials and young people in an instruction honoring late village official Huang Wenxiu.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/1 11:21:01