CHINA

Confident Wuhan reopens


Chinese experts and local citizens have shown confidence in Wuhan's reopening since Saturday due to strict prevention and control systems launched in the city after it was put under lockdown in January.

From misunderstandings to respect, China and its diaspora persist in solidarity

When China fought against COVID-19, many overseas Chinese purchased medical protection materials to send to China from other parts of the world when the pandemic hadn't emerged in their countries of residence. This became a factor of the shortage of protection materials in some places abroad.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/30 20:38:40

China to send medical expert team to the Philippines to help local coronavirus fight: envoy

The Chinese government will send a medical expert team to the Philippines to help battle COVID-19 at request, according to Chinese Ambassador to the Southeast Asian country, Huang Xilian, on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/30 20:33:40

Chinese communities overseas donate for locals, expect better relations after epidemic

In recent months, the Chinese community in Europe has emerged as a significant group in public affairs.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/30 20:28:41

Xi inspects east China county

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, Monday inspected the county of Anji in east China's Zhejiang Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/3/30 20:03:51

Isolated quality issues regarding Chinese medical aids should not be politicized, goodwill matters: FM

Isolated issues related to Chinese made medical supplies and materials sent to other countries to help in the battle against COVID-19 should not be interpreted in a politicized fashion, and China's goodwill to assist other nations is sincere, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying said on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/30 19:08:40

Former murder convict beats elderly man to death over face mask dispute

The case of a man who was recently arrested for murdering an elderly man who reminded him to wear a mask at a supermarket in mid-March has attracted public attention, after it emerged that the suspect had been released from jail eight months ago while serving a term for a previous murder.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/30 17:50:43

Beijing students start online classes on April 13, other cities mull school schedules

Students in Beijing including those from high schools and primary schools will start lessons online for this semester from April 13, the Beijing education department said Monday, as education departments in multiple Chinese cities map out the beginning of the first semester in 2020 due to the improvement of the epidemic situation in China.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/30 17:43:41

Concerns linger for virus-plagued businesses in China

Nationwide efforts to restart the coronavirus-battered Chinese economy seem to have proceeded by fits and starts amid an explosion in confirmed cases in Europe and the US, with authorities and industry insiders voicing concerns over the plight of life services providers, exporters as well as small and micro businesses.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/30 17:43:40

Schools in Chinese cities gradually open, universities remain closed

Schools in multiple Chinese cities are arranging for students to take classes on weekends to make up for lessons missed due to the two-month-long COVID-19 epidemic after Spring Festival, as education departments map out the beginning of the first semester in 2020 amid the improving epidemic situation in China.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/30 16:21:46

Security guard takes black-headed gulls under wing during epidemic

Zhang Qiang is a security guard at the Kunming Dianchi National Tourist Resort in Kunming, capital of southwest China's Yunnan Province. His job usually includes inspecting ticketing offices, managing parking lots, patrolling the resort and keeping tourists in order.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/3/30 15:28:31

Fourth batch of medical supplies from China arrives in Pakistan

The fourth batch of medical supplies provided by the Chinese government from China's Wuhan arrived at Pakistan's Noor Khan Air Base near Islamabad on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/3/30 14:59:32

Domestic flights resumed in Hubei Province except Wuhan

According to the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC), except for the Tianhe International Airport in Wuhan, the provincial capital of Hubei, all passenger and cargo flights on domestic air routes via airports in Hubei were resumed from Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/3/30 14:53:22

Real-time update on coronavirus outbreak

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Source: Global Times | 2020/1/22 21:15:00