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'Star general' Yi Xiaoguang becomes parade's general commander

With the curtain of the ceremony celebrating the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China lifted, Yi Xiaoguang, a general of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Air Force and commander of the Central Theater Command, became the first air force general to take the role as the parade's general commander.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/1 10:24:10

China's success an alternative to Western development model

Since the founding of the People's Republic of China (PRC) in 1949, the Asian country has made brilliant achievements and drawn global attention. Within seven decades, China has completed the industrialization process which developed countries took hundreds of years to achieve and grown to become the second-largest economy from wallowing in poverty and bleakness.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/1 10:04:31

Xi's speech on 70th founding anniversary of CPPCC published

The speech by Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on the 70th founding anniversary of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), has been published.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/30 20:19:04

National Day spectacle

Tianjin residents stage a massive musical performance at Tianjin Arena on Sunday to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, two days ahead of National Day, which falls on October 1.
Source: VCG | 2019/9/30 1:28:39

China's stability during transformation a 'miracle'

China's comprehensive transformation in the past 70 years without serious instability is a remarkable miracle, and the key reason is that the whole country, under the leadership of the Communist Party of China (CPC), successfully developed during the reform, according to an article published by the People's Daily, the Party's flagship newspaper, on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/30 1:13:39

National medals presented

Forty-two people, including Chinese and foreigners, were awarded the highest honors for their contributions to China over the past seven decades, which analysts said manifests the core of Chinese values.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/30 1:03:39

Xi presents national medals, honorary titles

President Xi Jinping is presenting national medals and honorary titles of the People's Republic of China to awardees in the Great Hall of the People on Sunday morning.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/29 10:39:41

Xi calls on all ethnic groups to jointly create bright future

Chinese President Xi Jinping has stressed efforts to consolidate a strong sense of community for the Chinese nation, calling on people of all ethnic groups to unite and strive to achieve common prosperity and development and create a bright future.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/28 8:40:31

President Xi to grant national medals and honorary titles on Sept. 29

Chinese President Xi Jinping will grant national medals and honorary titles to the honorees at a ceremony to be held in the Great Hall of the People on Sunday morning.
Source: CGTN | 2019/9/27 23:00:24

China's development an opportunity for the world: white paper

China has published a white paper titled "China and the world in the New Era" on Friday, which gives a comprehensive review on China's development in the past 70 years, its contribution to the world and the country's role in an evolving world.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/27 11:54:24

China slams US approval of "TAIPEI Act"

China resolutely opposes the US approval of the so-called "TAIPEI Act," which seriously violated the one-China principle and the three joint communiques between China and the US, a Chinese mainland spokesperson said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/27 23:06:05

China upholds international system with UN at core: white paper

Upholding the authority and role of the United Nations is key to protecting the common interests of the international community, said a white paper published Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/27 17:27:38

China publishes white paper on China and world in new era

China's State Council Information Office on Friday issued a white paper, titled "China and the World in the New Era."
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/27 10:07:42

Photos with national flag celebrate 70th anniversary

Chinese netizens experienced a patriotic carnival on Tuesday by joining a campaign to take a photo with the national flag, showcasing their feverish love for the country and happiness about the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/24 21:03:41

China seeks closer cooperation with Eurasian countries -- top Chinese legislator

China supports common development for all countries and is ready to strengthen cooperation with Eurasian partners, China's top legislator Li Zhanshu said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/25 12:19:02

Over 20,000 people sign up for HK govt 1st public dialogue: Lam

Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, Chief Executive of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) will meet members of the public at the first community dialogue session that will be held at the Queen Elizabeth Stadium in Wan Chai, Hong Kong on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/24 13:53:15

Historical bonds between HK, mainland will see region through unrest

Findings from the Global Times' interviews with a handful of locals from different sectors of society revealed that in the past, almost every Hongkonger was inextricably linked with the mainland.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/22 19:03:41

Flower beds set up to celebrate upcoming National Day

Photos taken on September 20 show flower beds being set up on both sides of Chang'an Avenue, a major thoroughfare in Beijing, to celebrate the upcoming National Day. The flower beds will be completed soon, and will present the themes of “Beautiful China," “Created in China," and “Community of Common Destiny." Photos: Li Hao/GT
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/20 23:41:42