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China sees major breakthrough in nuclear fusion with artificial sun


The new generation of China's "artificial sun" installation, known as HL-2M Tokamak, has been successfully installed in Chengdu of Southwest China's Sichuan Province on Friday and realized its first discharge, China Atomic Energy Authority announced.

Despite calling China a 'security threat,' US is the most militant nation on earth: FM

The US is the most militant country on earth; it has been at war for all but 16 of its nearly 250 years' history. Only 3 of nearly 200 UN member states had not suffered from war or interference by it, said Chinese FM amid @DNI_Ratcliffe calling China "national security threat no.1"
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 16:27:26

Suspected manipulation over Next Digital's 'abnormal' surge in stock price: analyst

After Hong Kong secessionist and business tycoon Jimmy Lai Chee-ying was denied bail on charges of defrauding government-owned businesses, the share prices of Lai's Next Digital gained over 40 percent on Friday, sounding alarm bells once again that there might have been stock manipulation behind the sudden surge.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 15:26:54

Chinese embassy blasts German media for labeling news from China as 'political propaganda'

The Chinese embassy in Germany blasted some German media for not allowing views on China-related issues that do not conform to their preconceived notions, after the media forcibly labeled Chinese reports on German virologist Alexander Kekulé's remarks on COVID-19 as "political propaganda."
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 15:04:00

Responding to China's goodwill a pressing task for Biden: observers

Chinese Ambassador to the US Cui Tiankai on Thursday called for a reflection on China-US relations which are essential to a stable post-pandemic world and effective global governance, which observers believed sent another strong signal to US president-elect Joe Biden and his team that now is the time to repair ties and resume bilateral conversation mechanisms.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 12:33:56

China to share formula of disinfectant that kills coronavirus in low temperatures: CDC

Disinfection in low temperatures and freezing environments has become a new challenge in the combat of COVID-19, as low temperatures significantly reduce the effectiveness of disinfectants and sometimes even make common approaches completely futile.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 14:23:40

China will approve 600m doses of inactivated COVID-19 vaccine by yearend

China plans to approve 600 million doses of an inactivated COVID-19 vaccine by the end of 2020, said Wang Junzhi, an academician and a member of the national vaccine R&D specialist group, on Friday.
Source: Agencies | 2020/12/4 14:11:58

Chinese vice premier stresses epidemic control in winter

Chinese Vice Premier Sun Chunlan, on Thursday, called for sustained efforts in epidemic prevention and control during this winter and spring next year.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/12/4 11:20:42

Xi announces major victory in poverty alleviation

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, said Thursday that China has accomplished its poverty alleviation target of the new era as scheduled and achieved a significant victory that impresses the world.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/12/4 10:44:16

Australia welcomes its first batch of Chinese students after the epidemic

A commercial charter flight carrying 63 international students arrived in Darwin, the capital of Australia's Northern Territory on Monday. The international students, from Chinese mainland, Hong Kong, Japan, Vietnam and India, are the first to enter Australia since strict border controls were imposed by the country in March because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 10:35:12

China adopts the most comprehensive, strict and thorough measures for COVID-19 prevention and control: Wang Yi

China adopts the most comprehensive, strict and thorough measures for COVID-19 prevention and control: Wang Yi
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 9:56:39

Chinese scientists achieve quantum computational advantage with new quantum computer Jiuzhang

Chinese scientists on Friday announced they have built a quantum computer prototype, via which a maximum of 76 photons were detected.
Source: Global Times | 2020/12/4 9:42:39

Xi announces major victory in poverty alleviation

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, said Thursday that China has accomplished its poverty alleviation target of the new era as scheduled and achieved a significant victory that impresses the world.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/12/4 9:29:11

Opening Remarks by Ambassador Cui Tiankai At the Annual Conference of the Institute of China-US Studies

The year 2020 is about to end. This has been a very unusual year, probably a turning point in history.
Source: Chinese Embassy in US | 2020/12/4 8:42:16