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HK chief announces four-action plan to end unrest

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor on Wednesday announced a four-action plan, including formal withdrawal of an extradition bill, and responded to "five demands" made by protesters, in what she calls a starting point for moving the city forward from months of unrest that have "shocked and saddened" Hong Kong residents.
Source: | 2019/9/4 19:15:44

Xi emphasizes "struggles" to achieve national rejuvenation

President Xi Jinping on Tuesday called on officials, particularly young officials, to maintain a fighting spirit and strengthen their ability to struggle, to strive for achieving the two centenary goals and the Chinese Dream of national rejuvenation.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/4 13:31:51

Symposium held to commemorate anti-Fascist victory anniversary

China on Tuesday held a symposium to commemorate the 74th anniversary of the victory in the Chinese People's War of Resistance Against Japanese Aggression and the World Anti-Fascist War.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/4 12:56:17

How Reuters reveals its bias over HK unrest with two 'exclusive' reports

On Friday afternoon, as radical elements in Hong Kong were planning for massive protests in the city the next day, Reuters dropped what it billed as an exclusive report that suggested that China's central government earlier in the summer had rejected a proposal from the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR)'s Chief Executive Carrie Lam to drop an extradition bill to appease protesters.
Source: | 2019/9/4 0:49:12

HK Chief Executive Carrie Lam attends ceremony marking V-Day of war against Japanese aggression

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam and other regional government officials on Tuesday morning attended a ceremony to commemorate the Victory Day of the Chinese People's War of Resistance against Japanese Aggression (1931-1945).
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 12:10:56

HK Chief Executive Carrie Lam rebuts Reuters report, claims she never submitted resignation to central government

Carrie Lam, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), said on Tuesday that she has never submitted any resignation to the central government, and she is confident that she can lead the city out of its current crisis.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/3 10:50:07

HK govt reiterates opposition to school strikes

The Hong Kong Special Administration Region (HKSAR) government on Monday reiterated its opposition to school strikes as around 70,000 primary and secondary school students welcomed their first day of new school year following the weekend unrest which left the city in chaos.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/2 17:16:36

CPC issues regulations for rural work

The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee has issued a set of regulations for the country's rural work, as well as a circular calling on local governments and government agencies to follow the regulations.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/2 10:42:22

HK govt, MTR, Airport authorities condemn continuous violent protests

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government, the MTR Corporation and the Hong Kong airport authority have condemned the continuous vandalism at MTR stations and airport, saying that these acts have endangered the safety of local residents and challenged the bottom line of "one country, two systems" principle.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 21:03:41

Party issues regulation on publicity work, emphasizing ideology, soft power

The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee has issued a regulation on the Party's publicity and communication work, emphasizing the importance of ideological work and requiring publicity organs to be established in Party branches in villages, state-owned enterprises and universities.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/1 20:38:41

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

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

Xi calls for joint efforts with Philippines in achieving early adoption of COC

The Code of Conduct (COC) in the South China Sea is a pioneering undertaking in establishing rules and regulations in the South China Sea, and China and the Philippines should be committed to promoting the adoption of the COC in 2021 or even earlier, Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/30 7:38:02

China to hold largest military parade in two decades to celebrate 70th anniversary of PRC's founding

China will hold a grand military parade, the largest in two decades, on October 1 to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China (PRC), the State Council Information Office announced on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/8/29 11:44:26

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

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

Xi Jinping to give important speech at National Day celebrations

Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend a grand gathering to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China on Oct. 1.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/29 13:52:16

Xi to present Medals of the Republic, Friendship, national titles of honor

Chinese President Xi Jinping will present the Medals of the Republic, Medals of Friendship and national titles of honor to outstanding people at an event to mark the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/29 13:44:16