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China to fix drawbacks COVID-19 exposed in new five-year plan

In the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, health institutes in China are committed to refining their health systems, such as enhancing surveillance and warning systems of contagious disease, and improving the quality of medical staff, which will prepare China's health system for future pandemics.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/28 21:59:29

HK should join nation's 14th Five-Year Plan: advisor

Hong Kong should actively participate in the country's 14th Five-Year Plan (2021-25), formulate a corresponding timetable and road map, and clarify the relationship between its own development and the country's overall strategy, political observers from the special administrative region (SAR) urged Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/28 21:25:21

China plans further clampdown on carbon in new 5-year plan

While the Trump administration has been turning back the clock on climate and environment issues, China has seen great progress and development in environment management and is expected to continue adopting vigorous measures in its 14th Five-Year Plan (2021-25), a key to realizing the country's carbon neutrality goal, and take the responsibility as a big country in global climate governance.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/27 22:30:24

China slaps 2 reciprocal sanctions on US

China announced two reciprocal sanctions on the US over its latest arms sales to the island of Taiwan and its crackdown on Chinese media on Monday a week ahead of the US presidential election.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/27 0:03:28

Indian weapons may be 'incompatible' with US satellite-intelligence pact: observer

India and the US are likely to finalize a satellite-intelligence pact that is supposed to improve the accuracy of Indian weapons, drones and missiles, during Tuesday's India-US 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/26 20:49:18

19th CPC Central Committee holds 5th plenary session in Beijing

The 19th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) started its fifth plenary session in Beijing on Monday.
Source: CGTN | 2020/10/26 11:29:54

Chinese people commemorate war against US aggression in Korea with high respect

The Military Museum of the Chinese People's Revolution in Beijing, the country's capital city, was full to the brim on Sunday with thousands of enthusiastic Beijing residents and tourists who eagerly visited an exhibition commemorating the war in which China defeated US aggression in the Korean Peninsula 70 years ago.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/25 19:48:40

Why China's five-year plan matters to the world

The proposals of China's 14th Five-Year Plan (2021-2025) for economic and social development will be assessed during the fifth plenary session of the 19th Communist Party of China Central Committee later this month. This top-level policy blueprint bodes well for the country and will help bring certainty to the world.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/25 13:41:53

Xi underscores five areas in advancing socialism with Chinese characteristics for new era

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday underscored five areas in advancing socialism with Chinese characteristics for a new era when addressing a meeting commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Chinese People's Volunteers (CPV) entering the Korean front in the War to Resist U.S. Aggression and Aid Korea.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/23 11:13:13

Xi delivers an important speech at the event marking the 70th anniversary of CPV army in War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea

President Xi Jinping delivers an important speech at the event commemorating the 70th anniversary of the CPV army entry into the DPRK in the War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/23 10:14:10

Xi attends event marking 70th anniversary of CPV army in War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea

President Xi Jinping and other state leaders attend an event in Beijing Friday to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Chinese People's Volunteers (CPV) army entering the DPRK in the War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/23 10:03:48

Xi listens to report on implementation of 13th Five-Year Plan

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the CPC Central Committee, listens to report on implementation of 13th Five-Year Plan Thursday. The 5th plenary session of 19th CPC Central Committee, which will assess the proposals for formulating the 14th Five-Year Plan, will kick off on Oct 26.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/22 19:08:15

Chinese embassy opposes German human rights committee's reception of 'Taiwan representatives'

The Chinese embassy in Germany has issued an announcement expressing firm opposition to the German human rights committee's reception of "Taiwan representatives," urging Germany to abide by the one-China principle.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/21 12:34:46

Xi meets with role models for promoting military-civilian solidarity

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday met with representatives from model organizations and individuals who were in Beijing to receive awards for promoting military-civilian solidarity.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/20 15:11:30

An Investigation Report on Employment of Ethnic Minorities in Xinjiang

Recently, some western think tanks have published reports saying that forced labor is a widespread phenomenon in Xinjiang, and some western politicians are also clamoring for "the use of forced labor in Xinjiang." So is there the alleged forced labor? With this question in mind, the Xinjiang Development Research Center invited relevant experts and scholars to investigate the employment situation of ethnic minorities of Xinjiang.
Source: | 2020/10/20 12:40:39

PLA's hypersonic missile to target 'foreign military intervention' in reunification-by-force Taiwan operation

Media reports in and outside Taiwan have been hyping that the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) is preparing to strike the Taiwan island with new weapon deployment, and Chinese military experts believe weapons like hypersonic missile, the DF-17, should actually target foreign military forces if they intervene in PLA's reunification operations, and that targeting the island would be a waste.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/19 21:58:40

Sack of Old Summer Palace commemorated in China

The Old Summer Palace, or the Yuanmingyuan Ruins Park, in Beijing opened free of charge on Sunday to commemorate the 160th anniversary of the massive looting and destruction of the palace carried out by the Anglo-French Alliance Forces in 1860. The troops were sent by the British and French empires to invade China in the late Qing Dynasty during the Second Opium War (1856-60).
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/18 22:28:40

Amended national flag, emblem law further prohibits defamatory actions

China decided to amend the National Flag Law and the National Emblem Law on Saturday to further prohibit acts that impair the dignity of the national flag and the national emblem.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/17 18:58:44