Timeline: US threatens TikTok ban


US PresidentDonald Trump on Thursday signed an executive order to ban US firms from making transactions with TikTok's parent company ByteDance, starting in 45 days, the latest step by the US to force the sale of TikTok with the threat of a ban. Click the timeline for more. Photo: GT



China's GDP growth steady at 6.7% in first 3 Qs of 2016

China's economy grew 6.7 percent in the third quarter of 2016, holding steady from the second quarter and ...

2016/10/19 16:48:29

Brazil, China sign MOU to create $20 billion cooperation fund

The Brazilian government announced Tuesday that it has signed an agreement with China to create a 20-billion-US-dollar cooperation ...

2016/10/18 18:59:09

China's three-step strategy for manned space program

China on Monday successfully launched the manned spacecraft Shenzhou-11 that will dock with the space lab Tiangong-2.

2016/10/17 20:38:36

When dragon meets elephant: Chinese leaders' visits to India since 1950

Chinese President Xi Jinping is preparing to attend the 8th BRICS summit in India on Oct 15 and ...

2016/10/14 19:28:02

Overfishing threats East China Sea

All major bodies of water are suffering from depleted fishing stocks , East China Sea the worst .

2016/8/15 18:19:12

Main Olympic venues at Rio 2016

There are 32 venues in Rio de Janeiro, plus 5 football co-host cities: Belo Horizonte, Brasília, Manaus, Salvador ...

2016/8/4 14:16:19

Know your tigers

International Tiger Day is held annually on July 29 to bring worldwide attention to the protection of tigers. ...

2016/7/29 15:26:24

How much in CPC Central Committee membership dues are collected, spent?

An 88-year-old retired couple in Shanghai recently paid 100,000 yuan in “extra membership dues” in celebration of the ...

2016/6/30 18:16:06

When Euro 2016 meets Brexit referendum

June 23 will be a big day for the football teams of the Euro 2016. In particular, teams ...

2016/6/22 20:53:34

Every blood donor is a hero

We all know that blood can represent a second chance at life for those in need, but some ...

2016/6/22 10:55:49

Understanding Brexit

The British people will decide their future by voting to “leave” or “remain” in the EU during a ...

2016/6/21 19:25:29

A guide to mass shootings in the US

A gunman attacked a gay nightclub in Orlando on June 12 killing at least 50 people and wounding ...

2016/6/15 18:31:03