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70% of flights in Xinjiang's Kashi canceled as four high-risk counties reportedly in lockdown

Many regions in China are advising residents to avoid making non-essential trips to Kashi, Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, after Kashi reported 138 asymptomatic cases recently.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/26 16:06:43

137 more silent virus carriers detected in Xinjiang's Kashi, mass testing in full swing

Nucleic acid testing in Kashi prefecture, Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region covering more than 4.7 million people was in full swing on Sunday, aiming to curb virus transmissions after 138 asymptomatic cases were reported in two days.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/26 0:29:11

60 pct of China's buses go electric amid clean energy push

China's clean energy drive has so far replaced 60 percent of the country's buses with electric vehicles, up from 20 percent in 2015, as the world's largest market for new energy vehicles (NEVs) maintains sound growth momentum.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/26 13:11:53

Taiwan society commemorates 75th anniversary of recovery from Japanese occupation

With victorious songs sung, flowers presented and a parade marching through Taipei's main street, people of Taiwan commemorated the 75th anniversary of the island's recovery from Japanese occupation.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/26 11:23:28

Xinjiang asymptomatic cases a 'small-scale sporadic outbreak'; low temperatures blamed

Low temperatures could be one reason for the soaring number of newly reported asymptomatic cases in Kashi, Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Yang Gonghuan, former vice director of China's CDC, said, calling it a small-scale sporadic outbreak which is controllable.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/26 10:03:17

Global academic cooperation guided by a community with shared future provides a 'stabilizer' for the changing world: officials and scholars

Global academic cooperation under the framework of a community with a shared future will provide a "stabilizer" for the changing world, promote the development of multilateralism and lead countries to use the power of science to jointly defuse more obstacles to global governance posed by unilateralism, hegemony and imperialism.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/25 23:24:53

Gala to mark the 70th anniversary of the War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea airs on CCTV

A gala marking the 70th anniversary of the Chinese People's Volunteers (CPV) participation in the War to Resist US Aggression and Aid Korea (1950-53), also known as the Korean War, aired on China's Central Television (CCTV) on Saturday. Many Chinese entertainers, including Wu Jing, the lead actor of the Wolf Warrior film franchise, took part in the gala.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/25 22:46:30

Xinjiang reports 137 new asymptomatic cases on Sunday

One day after Kashi in Southwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region reported one asymptomatic coronavirus carrier Saturday, the city reported 137 new cases on Sunday, all related to the case found a day earlier.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/25 21:37:26

Officials in Inner Mongolia hold self-examination on new education reform problems

Senior officials in North China's Inner Mongolia held a meeting Friday where they vowed to review problems that occurred in the region's promotion of bilingual education reform in local schools after the policy triggered controversy in some ethnically populated regions in early September.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/25 21:36:14

Kashi in Xinjiang reported 137 asymptomatic coronavirus carriers on Sunday

Kashi in Xinjiang reported 137 asymptomatic coronavirus carriers on Sunday, making the total number of silent carriers in this city 138, official statement says.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/25 20:20:14

China's high-speed rail to launch 'quiet carriages' on December 23

China will pilot "quiet carriages" services on the Beijing-Shanghai High Speed Railway starting from December 23, triggering heated discussions among netizens, with some saying that not all individual behaviors can be regulated.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/25 19:29:59

China expected to have 300 million senior residents in five years

China's Ministry of Civil Affairs has predicted that the country's senior population is expected to reach 300 million in five years, marking a demographic transition to a moderately aging society.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/25 18:39:42

Shanghai gets prepared for the 3rd CIIE

The 3rd China International Import Expo (CIIE) is scheduled from Nov. 5 to 10 this year in Shanghai, east China.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/25 17:23:55

Discover China: Safe haven for rare dolphins in south China

In 2004, a scientific research team from Peking University established a center for the conservation of Chinese white dolphins in the village, allowing Lin to wave goodbye to the family's old business as he joined the research team.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/25 16:38:54

Chinese mainland reports no new locally-transmitted COVID-19 cases

No new locally-transmitted COVID-19 cases were reported Saturday across the Chinese mainland, the National Health Commission said Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/25 16:33:53

National Health Commission dispatches a working team to Kashi in Xinjiang after one coronavirus asymptomatic case found

The National Health Commission has dispatched a working team to Kashi in Northwest China's Xinjiang to guide the city to deal with the latest COVID-19 outbreak.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/25 15:51:21

Chinese consulate expresses concern after Chinese girl assaulted, held in confinement by Japanese boyfriend

The Chinese Consulate General in Osaka, Japan attaches great importance to a case of serious assault in Japan involving a female Chinese student who suffered prolonged beating and illegal confinement. Japanese police arrested a male part-time high school teacher in Kyoto on suspicion of using violence against his girlfriend, a 23-year-old Chinese student. The man allegedly restricted her freedom to eat, use toilet and go outside, local media outlet Mainichi Shimbun reported Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/25 14:44:10

Xinjiang's Kashi collects 300K samples, to finish testing all residents in two days

Kashi city in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region has collected more than 300,000 samples as of Sunday morning in a massive COVID-19 testing program aimed at curbing the spread of the virus after one asymptomatic case was reported.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/25 14:13:40