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US FedEx sent controlled knives to Hong Kong: report

US delivery firm FedEx allegedly sent controlled knives to Hong Kong, according to the Xinhua News Agency on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 19:08:40

Politicizing 5G harms its devt: Chinese FM

Politicizing 5G and taking discriminative measures run against its development and the principle of fair competition, China's Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Geng Shuang said on Tuesday, urging the US not to create rumors and underestimate others' judgment.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 17:11:24

Chinese exhibitors upgrade security measures to prevent HK rioters from disrupting order

Exhibitors and firms in China have been upgrading security measures in recent days to prevent any Hong Kong anti-government rioters from slipping in and disrupting social orders. Some organizers also urge participants not to wear black T-shirts and black face masks – a common suit for rioters in Hong Kong – to address security concerns.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 17:11:06

Beijing reiterates firm support for HK Chief Executive Carrie Lam

China's Hong Kong affairs office on Tuesday reiterated its firm support for Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor's efforts to put an end to violent protests and said the central government hopes order will be restored in the SAR as soon as possible.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 17:10:08

Huawei denies smartphone-camera patents theft

Huawei denied allegations that it has stolen smartphone-camera patents from an overseas investor by rolling out a detailed explanation statement, calling those allegations "false."
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 16:31:40

HK Chief Executive Carrie Lam attends ceremony marking V-Day of war against Japanese aggression

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam and other regional government officials on Tuesday morning attended a ceremony to commemorate the Victory Day of the Chinese People's War of Resistance against Japanese Aggression (1931-1945).
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 12:10:56

HK Chief Executive Carrie Lam rebuts Reuters report, claims she never submitted resignation to central government

Carrie Lam, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), said on Tuesday that she has never submitted any resignation to the central government, and she is confident that she can lead the city out of its current crisis.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 10:50:07

Hong Kong bakery faces boycott for board member's pro-riot posts

Chinese mainland internet users called for a boycott and mainland e-commerce platforms?removed the products of Taipan Bread&Cakes, a Hong Kong-based snowy moon cake manufacturer, after the company founder's son posted pictures on social media in support of ongoing Hong Kong riots.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 23:43:41

China's manufacturing activity rebounds in August: Caixin survey

China's manufacturing activity rebounded in August to the expansion range, with the index posting the highest level since April, according to a survey by Caixin magazine released on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 22:48:41

China enhances support for pork production, waives toll fees for pig transportation

China is taking more measures like waiving highway toll fees for pork transportation to stabilize prices and secure supply as African swine fever (ASF) continues to affect the world's largest pork producer and consumer.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 22:48:40

HK shares slide after unrest

The Hong Kong stock market extended recent losses on Monday, the first trading day of September, in contrast with the strong rally of A-shares in the Chinese mainland, and analysts said that the declines in Hong Kong were caused by the social unrest that has lasted more than two months.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 22:38:40

BeiDou-GLONASS synergies will offset dominance of US GPS

China and Russia will soon put in place an agreement involving their respective satellite navigation systems, aiming to promote the compatibility and interoperability of the BeiDou and GLONASS systems.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 22:28:40

Xi calls on Red Cross Society of China to make new contributions

President Xi Jinping on Monday called on the Red Cross Society of China (RCSC) to make new and greater contributions to the development of the Red Cross cause.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/2 15:55:41

HK university urges students to cancel in-campus assembly

The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) has urged students to cancel Monday's planned in-campus assembly out of security concerns.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 9:33:39

Party issues regulation on publicity work, emphasizing ideology, soft power

The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee has issued a regulation on the Party's publicity and communication work, emphasizing the importance of ideological work and requiring publicity organs to be established in Party branches in villages, state-owned enterprises and universities.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 20:38:41

Overseas EV makers aim to break into China, but battery shortages loom

As Tesla CEO Elon Musk had a brisk chat with Alibaba founder Jack Ma Yun during the opening of the World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC 2019), visitors swarmed to the booth of Tesla to see the black Model 3 on display.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 18:13:39

Huawei launches open source site for Ark Compiler to promote HarmonyOS, related ecosystem

Huawei launched a website for the long-anticipated open source project Ark Compiler over the weekend, a significant step in helping global developers adopt Android coding into applications that are compatible with the Chinese company's HarmonyOS.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 17:53:39

Protesters gather at HK airport despite injunction, ordered to disperse

Radical protesters in Hong Kong again gathered at the Hong Kong International Airport on Sunday despite a court injunction, and police have warned them to leave immediately.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 15:37:35