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HK judicial reform urged for legal system's integrity

Judicial reform is needed to guarantee the fairness and integrity of the legal system in Hong Kong, legal experts told the Global Times, after an outspoken lawmaker suggested the authorities should investigate judges who support anti-extradition forces.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/11 0:13:39

Mental patient kills schoolboy

The murder of a 9-year-old boy has attracted widespread attention after the suspect's parents said he is mentally ill and concerns arose that mental illness would be an excuse to escape punishment.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/10 23:48:39

NBA back in controversy after appearance of Taiwan island flag during broadcast

About one month after Houston Rockets general manager's controversial tweet on China's Hong Kong, the NBA is in spotlight again after Chinese internet giant Tencent halted transmission of an NBA game on Saturday allegedly for an audience member wearing a cloth with the flag of the island of Taiwan.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/10 23:38:40

HKEX eyes more mainland listings

As the US threatens to have Chinese companies delisted from US stock exchanges amid the prolonged China-US trade war, Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing (HKEX) is taking the opportunity to woo listings from the Chinese mainland.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/10 20:43:39

Poultry inspections progress

The US Federal Register has carried a notice announcing Washington's recognition of China's poultry-product inspection systems, the first time since China proposed such exports to the US in 2004.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/10 20:33:39

Junius Ho appears at campaign event after surviving knife attack

Hong Kong lawmaker Junius Ho Kwan-yiu participated in his first public campaign event on Sunday since surviving a knife attack on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/10 19:38:39

Xi requires all-around progress in military development at primary level

Chinese President Xi Jinping has stressed efforts to promote all-around progress in developing the military at the primary level.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/10 19:21:09

Xi's trip to Greece, Brazil to strengthen ties, BRICS cooperation

Xi's trip to Greece, Brazil to strengthen ties, BRICS cooperation
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/10 16:00:05

Ecuador opens its largest electric charging station built by China's BYD

Ecuador opens its largest electric charging station built by China's BYD
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/10 14:36:02

HKSAR lawmakers question judges' violation of political neutrality

HKSAR lawmakers question judges' violation of political neutrality
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/10 14:33:44

Tibetan railway joins key bridge on Yarlung Zangbo River

Construction workers on Saturday completed the joining of the Bayu Bridge, an engineering feat along the first electrified railway in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/10 8:42:43

Trump downplays impeachment inquiry as public hearings approach

US President Donald Trump said on Friday that he's "not concerned about anything" as first public hearings in his impeachment inquiry were approaching and more transcripts of the inquiry's closed-door depositions were released.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/10 8:38:29

China's producer prices down in October

China's producer price index, which measures costs for goods at the factory gate, dropped 1.6 percent year on year in October, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/9 20:26:52

Son of property tycoon barred from high-end spending

Wang Sicong, a super celebrity in the world's largest internet market and the only son of Chinese property tycoon Wang Jianlin, has been barred from wide-ranging high-end consumption due to a contract dispute involving his live-streaming business, according to a local Chinese court ruling that became publicly known on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/9 18:20:37

Robotics use in manufacturing to triple in 2020: expert

Robots are predicted to bear 45 percent of manufacturing work in 2020, triple the amount than present, based on technological breakthroughs and stronger cooperation with overseas participants, experts said at the World Sensors Summit on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/9 17:55:23

China welcomes US confirmation of poultry products inspection equivalence

China welcomes the US government's move to confirm the equivalence of poultry products inspection systems between the two countries, the General Administration of Customs said Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/9 17:12:38

Vietnamese security ministry publicizes identities of 39 victims in Britain

The Vietnamese Ministry of Public Security announced here on Friday the list of all 39 Vietnamese victims in the incident of the container truck detected in the British county of Essex.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/9 10:50:00

Tesla unveils first batch of made-in-China Model 3 trial cars

US electric carmaker Tesla unveiled the first batch of Model 3 trial cars manufactured in its Shanghai Gigafactory 3, which according to the automobile giant is a fusion of "Silicon Valley gene" and Chinese craftsmanship.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/9 10:33:43