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Young Uygur workers refute 'forced labor' accusation

"Those who said we as an ethnic group are 'forced' to work belittle us since they think of us Uygur people as a lazy people. We are working as hard as others and want to have a better life," Mehmut Metkasen, a young Uygur man said.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/20 22:37:45

High technology and jollity feature in China's 2020 Spring Festival Gala

An array of high-tech including 5G, Virtual Reality (VR) and 3D effects are expected to be used in the upcoming 2020 Spring Festival Gala, to dazzle viewers with new year entertainment.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/20 22:08:40

China's new regulation for religious groups emphasizing Party leadership could better serve communities: observers

China is to further specify its management practices on religious affairs with a new regulation.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/20 21:18:41

Foreign media biased reporting on China's religious policies groundless

China's religious policies have often been a target attacked by Western countries, but misinformation and bias in the reports has made their reporting groundless.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/20 21:18:40

Shanxi journal faces scrutiny for 'vulgar' essay on feasibility of marrying Liu Yifei, leading actress in Disney film Mulan

A Shanxi provincial-level journal promoting rule of law reportedly published a vulgar essay a decade ago on the feasibility of marrying Liu Yifei, a well-known Chinese actress, who stars in the Disney live action remake of the animated film "Mulan."
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/20 20:43:40

Xinjiang slams drowning rumors

Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region denied rumors of children being drowned or hurt due to the absence of their parents "detained" at vocational education and training centers, saying these stories were "fabricated."
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/20 20:18:40

More Rebiya Kadeer family members refute her lies

People of all ethnic groups in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, including her own relatives, are deeply resentful of Rebiya Kadeer's conduct of trying to split the country, senior officials from the regional government of Xinjiang said at a press conference on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/20 20:06:14

International students celebrate Spring Festival in their own way in Shanghai

“During Spring Festival, China looks so beautiful everywhere,” Habiba said. “I love being in China. We feel like [we are] at home because Chinese people are so helping and supportive.”
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/20 19:23:40

Chinese hospitals actively respond to outbreak of Wuhan pneumonia; analysts suggest no need to panic

Hospitals in Chinese cities began to implement new and stronger measures on Monday after authorities confirmed 136 new cases the pneumonia-like illness have been found in various parts of the country over the weekend. Hospitals and authorities said the spread of the disease is no cause for panic and none was witnessed in the affected cities and hospitals that were visited by reporters has been felt at the scenes.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/20 17:03:40

Medical staff, resident attacked at Beijing hospital weeks since doctor's murder

At least one doctor at Chaoyang Hospital in Beijing has been attacked and suffered injuries to his arms and head on Monday, just weeks after a doctor at another Beijing hospital was stabbed to death.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/20 16:09:21

Mask-related Chinese shares surge, market demand soars

Chinese stocks related to drugmakers and face masks rallied as markets opened on Monday following the latest official report concerning the country's new strain of pneumonia.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/20 15:50:40

Chaoyang hospital doctor attacked after last month's fatal stabbing of Beijing doctor

Witnesses at Beijing's Chaoyang Hospital told the GT reporters that a doctor at the hospital was stabbed Monday afternoon and is suffering a serious head injury.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/1/20 15:10:42

Record set straight on China's social support for suffering student

Some Western media have been attacking China's poverty alleviation work with distorted reporting of a Chinese student who died recently, which showed their biased opinion toward China, said observers.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/20 14:48:40

Chinese court hears appeal of Canadian, 8 others on drug convictions

The High People's Court of South China's Guangdong Province held a public trial on Sunday on the appeal of nine defendants, including Canadian Fan Wei, who was convicted for producing and selling drugs and sentenced to death in a large cross-border case that also resulted in various sentences for US and Mexican nationals.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/20 12:00:54

Xi congratulates Wa ethnic group villagers for getting rid of poverty

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, has congratulated villagers of a village of the Wa ethnic group in southwest China's Yunnan Province for shaking off poverty.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/20 11:47:14

Wuhan coronavirus-related cases found in more Chinese cities

New cases of coronavirus have been confirmed in other parts of China, with two patients under treatment in Beijing's Daxing district and one confirmed and eight other suspected cases in Shenzhen, South China's Guangdong Province.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/20 10:58:40

China prosecutes over 1.81 mln criminal suspects in 2019

Procuratorates across China approved the arrests of over 1.08 million criminal suspects and prosecuted more than 1.81 million in 2019, according to a meeting of chief procurators held in Beijing this weekend.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/20 8:55:16

Ex-fishermen along Yangtze River come ashore to 'sell scenery'

Chen Fanyun, a 51-year-old ex-fisherman who has been fishing for 30 years in Poyang Lake, China's largest freshwater lake connected to the Yangtze River, now runs a farmhouse restaurant and receives a large number of tourists on holidays.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/20 8:52:41