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Xi's article on Yangtze River Economic Belt development to be published

An article by Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on the development of the Yangtze River Economic Belt will be published Sunday in the 17th issue of the Qiushi Journal this year.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/1 10:18:12

Xi attends opening ceremony of FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019

Chinese President Xi Jinping attended the opening ceremony of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Friday at the National Aquatics Center (Water Cube) in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/31 7:59:58

Team China scores first win at basketball World Cup

China's basketball head coach Li Nan says the team should be prepared for tougher battles at the World Cup, after China eked out a 70-55 win against Côte d'Ivoire in their opening game in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 0:48:06

Police brace for violence as illegal protesters gather on HK streets

Despite Hong Kong police's objection to a march organized by the opposition group, rioters brazenly flouted the law and order by inciting protesters and vowing to stage a large-scale demonstration on Hong Kong Island on Saturday. The radical protesters published a detailed plan encouraging the use of hazardous weapons to counter the police.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/31 15:25:57

Hong Kong railway operator obtains continuation of interim injunction after disruptive acts

The MTR Corporation, Hong Kong's railway operator, has obtained an order for the continuation of the interim injunction from the court on Friday after recent disruptive acts in several stations.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/31 10:02:53

Xi meets FIBA President

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Horacio Muratore, president of the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) on Friday evening before the opening of the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/31 8:06:29

China-Germany dialogue tackles security threats

Fighting terrorism lays the foundation for security cooperation between China and Germany, an expert noted as the third round of a bilateral high-level security dialogue kicked off on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/30 20:08:40

19th CPC Central Committee to hold fourth plenary session in October

The fourth plenary session of the 19th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) will be held in October in Beijing, according to a decision made at a CPC Central Committee Political Bureau meeting on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/30 19:49:05

Chinese foreign minister to visit N.Korea

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi will visit North Korea from Monday to Wednesday after bilateral relations entered a new era.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/30 17:40:07

PLA garrison in Hong Kong capable of performing duties stipulated by law: spokesperson

The Hong Kong Garrison of the Chinese People's Liberation Army is determined, confident and capable of performing duties stipulated by the Law of the People's Republic of China on Garrisoning the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) to safeguard the region's long-lasting prosperity and stability, a military spokesperson said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/30 9:52:09

China, the Philippines set up joint steering committee on oil, gas cooperation

China and the Philippines announced Thursday they would set up an intergovernmental joint steering committee on oil and gas cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/30 7:36:03

More Hong Kong students eye mainland studies, jobs

The number of Hong Kong students studying at Chinese mainland universities has reached a record high over the past eight years, with more and more students eyeing information technology-related majors, as well as the chance to work in the mainland.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/30 0:59:32

Australian campus lecture irritates Chinese students

Chinese students at University of Queensland (UQ) in Australia were irritated after an anti-China lecture held on campus spread rumors that China was infiltrating Australian universities.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/30 0:35:40

CNN retracts misleading headline about police enforcement amid Sunday HK protest

Despite self-claimed objectivity and neutrality, some Western media have done the opposite in their coverage of the ongoing Hong Kong protests, experts said on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/29 22:28:40

HK police spouses get Weibo backing

Some spouses of Hong Kong police officers jointly opened an account on China's Twitter-like Sina Weibo, which has nearly 60,000 followers in less than five days.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/29 22:18:40

Huawei launches Shanghai center to cultivate industry ecosystem

Chinese technology giant Huawei Technologies Co and the Shanghai municipal government on Thursday launched the Kunpeng Industrial Ecosystem Innovation Center in the city's Xuhui district.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/29 20:13:41

Tesla's Shanghai plant set for December start

Tesla's Gigafactory in China will officially start production in December, an employee of Tesla China confirmed to the Global Times at this year's World Artificial Intelligence Conference (WAIC) on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/29 20:13:40

Su-57 has finer craftsmanship; weapons bay needs improvement

The craftsmanship of the Su-57, believed to be Russia's best fighter jet, is finer than expected but small details, such as the weapons bay door, appear to require improvement, a Global Times reporter observed.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/29 17:03:40