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Xi calls for more efforts to promote the building of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area

Xi calls for more efforts to promote the building of Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/14 11:49:16

CPC Central Committee will give Shenzhen more autonomy in major areas of reform: Xi

CPC Central Committee will give Shenzhen more autonomy in major areas of reform: Xi
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/14 11:39:10

Xi summarizes experience of Shenzhen and other SEZs' reform and opening up

Chinese President Xi Jinping stressed the valuable experience from the development miracles of the special economic zones (SEZs) including Shenzhen, while delivering a speech at a gathering marking the 40th anniversary of the establishment of the Shenzhen SEZ on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/14 11:21:41

Shenzhen makes 5 historic leaps forward in 40 years: Xi

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday said Shenzhen has made five historic leaps forward since the establishment of the special economic zone (SEZ) 40 years ago.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/14 11:16:34

Chinese vice premier stresses enhancing work on language

Chinese Vice Premier Sun Chunlan on Tuesday stressed strengthening the work on spoken and written language in the new era at a national teleconference on language.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/14 9:18:55

Shenzhen success lights future path

At midnight on Tuesday, the port of Shekou in southern Shenzhen, Guangdong Province, which faces Hong Kong across Shenzhen Bay, was bustling and aglow with lights. Container trucks shuttled back and forth, cranes hummed and port employees were busy guiding container ships as they docked at the terminal one after another.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/13 23:31:24

Exposing Taiwan spying a warning, not a prelude to war: observers

Three consecutive days of media exposure of hundreds of espionage cases involving spies from the island of Taiwan serves to warn Taiwan separatist forces, rather than a prelude to the use of force in efforts to reunify Taiwan with the mainland, observers said on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/13 21:55:40

Xi inspects southern Chinese city of Shantou

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on Tuesday afternoon inspected the city of Shantou during his tour in south China's Guangdong Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/13 21:42:01

Xi's visit to Shenzhen attaches significance to China's growth path

The visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping to Shenzhen - the country's reform pioneer - later this week is expected to send out a clear signal amid growing external uncertainties and US-led geopolitical crackdown that the country will unswervingly adhere to its unique path of development, and its socialist model, which has been put into practice in the city and has proven to be a success, analysts said.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/12 23:08:40

HKSAR chief executive postpones policy address

Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Carrie Lam on Monday announced that she will postpone her annual policy address originally scheduled on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/12 19:43:35

Shenzhen ushers in new pilot reforms

In a highly anticipated move, China's central authorities released detailed measures on Sunday which aim to build Shenzhen, a city neighboring Hong Kong, into a socialist demonstration area in the next five years, underscoring the country's determination of further opening-up amid growing external pressure, as well as its ambition of integrating its reform pioneer deeper into a greater bay area that could rival others like Tokyo and San Francisco.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/12 0:23:39

China unveils plan to pilot reforms in Shenzhen on building socialist demonstration area

China has issued a plan on implementing pilot reforms in Shenzhen to build the city into a demonstration area of socialism with Chinese characteristics in the next five years.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/11 19:00:08

HK new civil servants required to swear to uphold Basic Law: secretary

Relevant preparatory work is underway for the requirement of new civil servants employed from July 1 to pledge to uphold the Basic Law and swear allegiance to the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), said the Secretary for the Civil Service in Hong Kong, Patrick Nip Tak-kuen, on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/11 15:29:44

Goodwill message from Xi to Trump shows major country attitude despite rivalry

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan on Saturday sent a message of sympathy, wishing an early recovery for US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania from the COVID-19.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/3 18:06:52

China to host COP15 meeting on biodiversity in 2021: Xi

The 15th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (COP15) will be hosted by China next year in the city of Kunming, Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/9/30 22:55:15

China to downplay GDP growth target in new five-year plan: economists

Ahead of a key meeting that will determine China's development path in the next five years, Chinese economists predicted that the country's policymakers will downplay the country's GDP growth target in its new economic plan, keeping it at a lower level of around 5 percent, or even scrap the specific target since the world's second-largest economy is set to drop the quantity-oriented growth model and focus on structural and quality optimization in the face of what could be the "toughest years" ahead.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/29 22:23:40

HK pan-democracy lawmakers in 'critical year'

While the majority of pan-democracy lawmakers in Hong Kong decided to serve extended terms in the Legislative Council (LegCo), which had been expected, some observers said that political battles will continue, as anti-government forces will continue testing the waters until the first trial under the national security law for Hong Kong has a stronger deterrent effect.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/29 22:56:14

Over 60 percent believe China will recover to pre-COVID19 status in a year: GT survey

More than 60 percent of respondents to the latest survey recently conducted by the Global Times believed that China's economy will recover to its pre-epidemic status within a year, and the country's all-out efforts in fighting the coronavirus epidemic have fully lifted public confidence and strengthened national solidarity, according to the survey results.
Source: Global Times | 2020/9/28 17:03:41