In retrospect, CPC's 100-year effort in eradicating extreme poverty can be valuable tips for developing regions, experts said, after China issued a new white paper to specify innovative tools in targeted poverty reduction plans. Check out the key facts.
China's diplomatic interactions after Alaska meeting
Highlights from WHO-China joint report on coronavirus origins: -A lab leak was "extremely unlikely" -Huanan seafood market was NOT the original source of the outbreak -It's important to investigate “potential early events” of COVID-19 cases in different countries
China's list of sanctions against Western forces over their meddling in China's domestic affairs related to HK, Taiwan and Xinjiang.
Key figures about Xinjiang cotton: - Cotton produced in Xinjiang makes up 87% of China's total production - 42% of cotton was harvested by machines in Xinjiang - Nearly one-quarter of the world's cotton production was from China
80.46 million people had received #COVID19 vaccination as of Mar 22. After the first vaccine was approved for emergency use in July 2020, China's vaccination rate has accelerated. Check this graphic for more details:
Instead of having been interfering in other countries' internal issues, the EU should solve its own human rights problems first. Check out this graphic to learn about the EU's misdeeds on human rights
Are Xinjiang workers in other Chinese cities “forced to work” or are they pursuing a better life? Check out this report on Xinjiang ethnic minority workers' situation. The answer is obvious:
Highlights of China-Russia strategic partnership: -Nearly 30 meetings between the two countries' leaders since 2013 -Bilateral trade volume exceeded $10b in 2020 -A joint international scientific research station on the moon to be built
Check out highlights from Premier Li Keqiang's Press Conference on China's economy, Hong Kong and Taiwan issues, #COVID19 and China-US relationship.
Let's explore space together! From the 1980s to 2021, China has never stopped working with the other countries to explore the mysteries of space.
Debunking Adrian Zenz's lies on Xinjiang : Why Zenz deserves to be sued
China's top legislature is reviewing a draft decision on improving the electoral system of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. Here's WHY and HOW:
China increased its 2021 defense budget by 6.8 % to 1.35 trillion yuan ($209 billion) in a quicker pace than last year's 6.6% growth, which analysts believe is normal, steady and restrained as China resiliently emerges from COVID-19 pandemic.
With major consensus reached on the principle of 'only patriots governing Hong Kong', some loopholes in HK electoral system will be plugged with reforms. Check out this graphic to find out what they are:
1,200+ people from over 100 countries have visited Xinjiang since 2018, including UN officials & foreign diplomats posted in China. China welcomes foreign friends who uphold the principles of objectivity & justice to visit Xinjiang to see the economic & social development there.
Following the Hope orbiter from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Tianwen-1 Mars probe from China, US NASA's Perseverance rover is homing in on the Red Planet and is expected to perform a "most precise" landing on Earth's neighbor on Thursday.
China's FM said the rumors that China supported Myanmar's upheaval aim to sow discord between China and Myanmar. China has deepened its cooperation with Myanmar on all fronts since Aung San Suu Kyi became State Counselor in 2016.
China's Spring Festival economy shines: - Key retail and catering sales hitting 821 billion yuan, up 28.7% y-o-y - Box-office revenues surpassing 8 billion yuan, a new record - 660 million courier parcels are handled, up 260% y-o-y
Chinese COVID-19 vaccines provided around the world as of Feb 19： -China is providing vaccines to at least 39 countries -Chinese vaccines are lisenced or approved for emergency use in 22 countries
In a keynote speech of Chinese President Xi Jinping while chairing the China-CEEC Summit via video link in Beijing on February 9, 2021, several cooperation areas were marked between China and Central and Eastern European countries (CEECs).
Chinese #COVID19 vaccines provided around the world as of February 8: - China is exporting vaccines to 22 countries - China is providing vaccine assistance to 53 developing countries - China is providing 10 million doses to COVAX
The so-called Xinjiang "victims" have given multiple contradicting testimonies in their anti-China rants to Western media outlets. Check out the infographic to see how their "testimonies" changed in different media reports.
How does the BBC apply “results before evidence” principles when reporting on China?
Sinovac vaccines induced neutralizing antibody responses to live novel coronavirus in adults aged 60 and above, according to the results from the Phase-I and Phase-II clinical trials. All adverse reactions observed among elderly groups were of mild or moderate severity.
With just one year left until the 2022 Winter Olympics begin, Beijing is in full swing preparing for the grand sports gathering despite the pandemic.
1 billion Internet users in China! As of Dec 2020, nearly 1 billion people had access to the internet in China, demonstrating a fasting growing online market in the country.
Where have WHO experts been during their visit to Wuhan? What clues have they found about COVID-19's potential origins?
Xinjiang cotton textile enterprises have never had institutional arrangements with training centers for labor supply, nor have they made mandatory arrangements to hire graduates from these centers, Xinjiang Textile Industry Association report showed.
Almost a year after the new coronavirus was declared a global health emergency by the WHO at the end of January 2020, global confirmed cases have topped the 100 million mark, indicating that one person in 70 worldwide has been infected with the coronavirus. How have we fought the pandemic? What role has the WHO played and are the vaccines kindling the light of hope for the globe amid this unprecedented crisis?
Rumors busted about HKSAR's management on BN(O) passports
China expects less travel during this year's Spring Festival season amid COVID-19. About 1.152 billion trips are expected to be made this year, down 60% from 2019.
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wed heard a work report from Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, who delivered the annual report via video link. It was the first time the duty report was not delivered in person due to the COVID-19.
Chinese citizens are among those most enthusiastic to be vaccinated against COVID-19 pandemic across 15 major countries, according to an Ipsos survey released recently.
In sharp-toned speech at Davos, Chinese President Xi Jinping issued a stern repudiation of bullying tactics, economic decoupling and sanctions, which have been pushed by the US under Trump, and offered inclusive multilateral approach for world's problems.
One year ago, Wuhan began its lockdown which ended up lasting for 76 days. During the lockdown, 11 million people stopped traveling and 42,600 medical workers arrived in Hubei to fight the epidemic.
Immediately following the departure of the Trump admin, the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced sanctions on 28 US politicians. The first name list has 10 people including Mike Pompeo, Robert O'Brien, and John Bolton. Check out this graphic to learn about their misdeeds:
Today marks Pompeo's last day as US State Secretary. Let's review the "political viruses" that Pompeo has spread throughout his tenure and some other outrageous comments by the US' worst-ever secretary of state:
Chinese #COVID19 vaccines have already received a large number of orders from all over the world. As of Jan 17, 18 countries and regions had purchased vaccines from #Sinovac and #Sinopharm. For more details, check out the graphic:
China's exports of anti-epidemic supplies in 2020.Infographic: GT
Listing Chinese media as "foreign missions," slandering Confucius Institutes as "threats to national security." In the final days of Trump administration, US State Department under Mike Pompeo has increased China-smearing. Check out the infographic to learn about the facts:
The US wrongly accuses China of seeking military aggression in the Indo-Pacific region in a recent report by the US state department. The fact is that China acts with restraint and works with neighboring countries to settle disputes via diplomatic channels.
US State Department released a report slandering China as a threat to global peace and stability through "predatory economic practices." In reality, China strictly follows its WTO commitments; it's the US that holds more cases as a respondent in WTO. Check out the infographic for more:
At a press conference Mon, a Xinjiang official refuted lies by the US and other Western countries including "forced labor" and "genocide of Uygurs" in Xinjiang, saying the US itself has a stained human rights record. Check out the info to know more:
Some Xinjiang separatists living overseas hyped the topic of "missing Uygurs" to accuse Xinjiang of "mass detention" of Uygurs and other ethnic groups in the region, claiming they have "gone missing" or have "lost contact" with their relatives in Xinjiang. FACTS check:
The world is in a race to get vaccinated – some countries are doing better than others. How many people have received a dose so far? Check out the infographic for the world's vaccination progress:
The far-right, evangelical Adrian Zenz claims China's Xinjiang imposes a “forced sterilization” policy. But, according to Xinjiang's family planning policy, the region's young people actually enjoy the freedom to marry & have children. Check out the chart for more:
From Jan 2 to Jan 5, N China's Hebei Province reported 39 COVID-19 cases and 86 asymptomatic cases. This new wave has attacked four Chinese provinces. In response, China has allocated one high-risk area and 49 medium-risk areas. Check out this chart for more details:
Xinjiang University released a report on Xinjiang's population in response to a report by far-right, evangelical “scholar” Adrian Zenz. XJU's data addresses (and ultimately discounts) five lies written in Zenz's report. Check out the chart for more detail on XJU's findings:
China's foreign minister continues the 31-year tradition of making Africa first overseas destination of the new year
COVID-19 vaccines from China's Sinopharm recently started to be administered to key populations in Beijing and Shandong. 73,537 vaccine doses were administered in Beijing from Jan 1 to 2. Who can receive a vaccine? How long do the antibodies last? Check the info to learn more:
Among 15,700 online interviewees from 31 countries and regions, 60% think a successful vaccine for COVID-19 will become widely available in their country; and China ranks first with 89%, according to Ipsos Global Advisor 2021 Predictions. Check out the infographic to learn more:
A new Global Times poll has shown that over 70 percent of respondents believe that "wolf warrior diplomacy" is the diplomatic attitude that China should take, with 78 percent of interviewees believing that China's global image has improved in recent years.
With the world's longest high-speed railway and postal services that reach every remote village, China has built a comprehensive transportation network and completed a "giant leap" from being a follower to a leader in the world's transport technology.
Ezra Vogel, Professor Emeritus at Harvard University and leading American scholar on East Asian affairs, died at the age of 90 on Sun (local time). Global Times listed some of his recent key quotes on various issues including China-US relations, Hong Kong, Taiwan and coronavirus response.
Historic Achievement in energy development
China's second aircraft carrier, the Shandong, on Sunday sailed through the Taiwan Straits and entered the South China Sea for exercises, after just celebrating its first anniversary of entering the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy on Thursday and reportedly wrapping up its third voyage of the year for testing and training a few days earlier, as military observers believe the Shandong is about to reach initial operational capability. With the Shandong and the country's first aircraft carrier the Liaoning ready for combat, China's dual aircraft carrier strike group is no longer just a concept, analysts said.
As more and more countries roll out mass vaccination programs, regular folks are getting one-step-closer to inoculation — but how much will it cost? Check out the infographic to see a breakdown of different vaccine prices:
On the occasion of World Human Rights Day, the US points its fingers again at the human rights in China while turning a blind eye to its own problems. Check out the infographic to see some of US' infamous human rights abuse records:
China and Nepal, the two countries whose border the world's highest peak straddles, jointly announced the "historic" new calculation of the height of Mount Qomolangma – 8,848.86 meters. How was the new height measured? Experts gave their answers.
As the production capacity of COVID-19 vaccine increases, more and more countries roll out their plan for mass vaccination. Check out the infographic to see the detailed schedule:
The poll gathered 16,431 responses from 16 countries, including China, the US, the UK, France, Russia, Spain, South Korea, Japan, India and South Africa.
The Chinese flag that Chang'e-5 displayed officially became the first and only fabric national flag that has ever been placed on the moon in the 21st century, reminding epic moments of Apollo missions and inspiring today's generations to make brave endeavors to space.
Chang'e-5 is about to bring back the "youngest" sample ever from a part of the Moon which has never been visited. Check out the infographic for a history of “scooping up soil from the moon”:
Huawei's chief executive officer Meng Wanzhou was arrested at Vancouver International Airport on December 1, 2018 at the request of the US, and faces fraud charges. After the US Department of Justice formally announced it would pursue the case on January 22, 2019, the legal battle began.
Editor's Note: Since China's General Administration of Customs reported the discovery of novel coronavirus on three batches of frozen products imported from Ecuador for the first time in July, more than 40 similar cases have been reported in about 16 provinces and regions in China.
Xinjiang provides on-site photos to debunk ASPI's satellite images showing so-called 'evidence' of 'detention centers,' shedding light on how foreign organizations produce sensational 'reports' on #Xinjiang to attack China and misinform the public.
The last 9 of 832 national-level poor counties in China were taken off the poverty list on Monday, realizing the country's poverty alleviation goal on schedule in 2020. Check out the infographic to see what China has achieved during the years
The Long March-5 Y5 carrier rocket commissioned for the Chang'e-5 lunar mission has started fuel injection, and is set to launch the probe on Tue between 4-5 am: China National Space Administration
Smearing COVID-19 came from a lab in Wuhan, imposing visa restrictions on Chinese students, officials and employees, and asking China to close its Consulate General in Houston; in 2020, the US has suppressed China more than 10 times. Does it still look like a world super power?