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Imported case found in E. China, sounding alarm over COVID-19

An asymptomatic coronavirus carrier from abroad was reported in East China's Shandong Province after a 14-day quarantine, sounding the alarm to prevent the COVID-19 from re-entering the country and causing a new epidemic.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/19 22:03:40

Taiwan separatists stir up conflicts in Fiji to attract attention of US, Australia

Chinese authorities denounced the allegations by the separatist Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) on the Taiwan island of Chinese embassy diplomats in Fiji attacking DPP representatives on the ground.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/19 20:54:35

Traditional Chinese medicine gains wider acceptance overseas in fighting COVID-19

China is sharing the experience of using TCM in the treatment of COVID-19 with foreign countries as clinical observation shows that in Hubei, the province hit hardest by the virus in China, more than 90 percent of the infected patients received TCM treatment that was proven effective.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/19 20:33:41

Traditional Chinese medicine popular among Russian elites amid epidemic

The Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has a history of more than 20 years spreading in Russia, especially among governmental officials and businessmen. With the development of COVID-19 epidemic in Russia, TCM has been gaining recognition in preventing virus and strengthening treatment.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/19 20:33:40

BeiDou able to achieve lane level positioning

China's domestically developed BeiDou Navigation Satellite System has released platform 2.0, which supports 1.2-meter accuracy and lane level positioning, and experts said that these specifications have endorsed the system's ability to compete in the same ring as GPS.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/19 20:18:40

Chinese soldiers' spirit to fight against US aggression during Korean War commemorated

Exactly 70 years ago, the Chinese People's Volunteers (CPV) Army walked across the Yalu River to North Korea from border city Dandong, also the stronghold to transport war reserves to front line. From then on, Dandong is honored as a hero city in China.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/19 20:16:37

Xi stresses carrying forward the spirit of the War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea in new era

Xi stresses carrying forward the spirit of the War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea in new era
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/19 19:23:35

China issues commemorative coins to mark 70th anniversary of Korean War

The People's Bank of China (PBC) plans to issue commemorative coins on Thursday to mark the 70th anniversary of the Chinese People's Volunteer Army's participation in the Korean War (1950-53) against the US.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/19 16:11:01

China to build Shenzhen into global innovation-oriented city

China will turn the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in southern Guangdong Province into a global innovation-oriented city, a Chinese official said Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/19 14:37:51

Life in China returning to normal: Business Insider

China is "by most measures in the clear," with much of life returning to normal, while the United States and a number of European countries are struggling to quash their coronavirus outbreaks and reignite their economies, said an article published by Business Insider on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/19 14:27:27

TCM gains more acceptances overseas in fighting COVID-19

After recovering from being seriously ill with COVID-19, former Ukrainian prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko became a fan of TCM and called on the international society to earnestly study TCM and apply it to the fight against COVID-19 and other diseases.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/19 2:17:30

Hu Shih's 100-year-old diary about studying abroad sells for $20.9 million at auction

A set of 18 manuscripts of the diary of Hu Shih, one of the leaders of China's New Culture Movement, about his life while studying abroad fetched nearly 140 million yuan ($20.9 million) on Friday in Beijing, which is believed to be a record for the most expensive diary ever sold at auction.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/19 1:22:35

Guangzhou's new COVID-19 case confirmed infected by inbound traveler

The domestic asymptomatic case of COVID-19 in South China's Guangzhou reported on Thursday has been tracked to a strain of the coronavirus bought to the city by an inbound traveler, local Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) confirmed on Sunday. Guangzhou has conducted 148,295 tests for the virus, and none was positive.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/19 0:34:34

'Fake celebrity' fraud scheme targeting middle-aged women on short video platforms exposed to public

Fraudsters have conned numerous middle-aged women by counterfeiting the accounts of celebrities on China's popular short video platforms such as Douyin, and impersonating them to trick their victims into giving them cash, People's Daily reported on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/18 23:11:59

Zoo visitors witness Shanghai zookeeper being attacked and killed by bears

A zookeeper was attacked by bears and killed in front of patrons at the Shanghai Wild Animal Park on Saturday afternoon, despite a heavy equipment operator's attempt to save him.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/18 22:40:47

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

Use of Chinese-developed vaccines limited in scope, not open to general public

Several cities in eastern China have been cautiously rolling out COVID-19 vaccines to the public for emergency use, which is limited to specific groups including workers and students who need to travel abroad. As Chinese vaccines are still in clinical trials, the scope of vaccination is limited to special groups in urgent need and not available to the general public, local officials and health workers told the Global Times on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/18 20:58:40

Police investigate online posts boasting of sexually abusing underage girls

Police in Qiqihar, Northeast China's Heilongjiang Province on Sunday said they are investigating a man's social media posts showing photos of underage girls and suggesting he sexually abused them.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/18 22:20:18