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Trump vs Thunberg entertains internet

While Western mainstream media reported a climate showdown at Davos between US President Donald Trump and 17-year-old Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg, many users of the Chinese internet declared the confrontation a hilarious show between the Western far left and far right.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/22 23:13:40

Wuhan fights pneumonia battle

As the whole world raises concerns over the spread of the coronavirus with the number of confirmed cases increasing, local residents in Wuhan, Central China's Hubei Province where the epidemic began, remained on high alert in the fight against the pneumonia with caution and optimism.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/22 22:58:40

Chinese military enthusiasts expect new warplanes in 2020

Chinese military enthusiasts online are eagerly expecting new, homemade warplanes to debut in 2020, naming the next-generation aircraft carrier-based fighter jet and the carrier-based early warning aircraft as their top wishes.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/22 18:03:41

Coronavirus threatens Chinese box office during Spring Festival

China's top movie ticketing platform announced on Wednesday that customers in Wuhan can refund their movie tickets to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/22 17:28:41

China makes efforts against cross-region, cross-border spread of coronavirus

China has launched a string of measures to lower the risk of cross-region and cross-border spreading of the new coronavirus during Spring Festival, national health authority said on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/22 12:53:47

Coronavirus cases info released timely and accurately: health commission

Chinese national health authority on Wednesday dismissed the inflated figures of the Wuhan coronavirus claimed by UK experts as mere rumors, stressing that the actual situation is different from theoretical speculations and no super spreader has been discovered yet.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/22 12:04:00

No 'super spreader' of Wuhan virus so far: NHC

No super spreader for the Wuhan Coronavirus discovered so far, NHC experts. WHO defines super spreader, as a patient who transmits the virus to more than 10 people.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/22 10:53:05

Chinese, Italian presidents hail opening of China-Italy year of culture and tourism

Chinese President Xi Jinping and Italian President Sergio Mattarella on Tuesday sent congratulatory letters to the opening of the China-Italy year of culture and tourism in the Italian capital of Rome.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/22 7:42:43

Chinese Ambassador to UK urges respect

The China-UK relationship has grown steadily over the past year, the Chinese Ambassador to the UK told the Global Times, saying that the two countries should respect each other's core interests and major concerns while remaining committed to independent decision-making that ensures the sustainable development of bilateral relations.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/21 22:43:40

Sex education urged after HIV/AIDS hits thousands of Chinese students a year

Chinese experts called for sex education for adolescents after the latest data shows around 3,000 newly infection cases of HIV/AIDS among students were reported every year from 2016 to 2019.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/21 21:38:40

Former Interpol head sentenced to imprisonment for accepting bribery

The former Chinese public security vice minister and former Interpol chief Meng Hongwei, detained in 2018, has been sentenced to 13 years and six months in prison for accepting bribes.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/21 21:08:41

Chinese embrace warmer festival traditions

Chinese people have been innovating their way of celebrating Lunar New Year in recent years, but this year, many of them decided to go back to the traditional, idyllic way of celebrating, under the influence of online celebrities whose ability of selling goods also stimulated economy.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/21 21:08:40

Xinjiang gets border patrol drones for better missions

The People's Liberation Army (PLA) Xinjiang Military Command are using modified drones to conduct border patrol missions, as military experts said on Tuesday the drone technology is being popularized across Chinese military services.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/21 20:38:42

Xi inspects former site of wartime university

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, Monday afternoon visited the former site of the National Southwest Associated University (NSAU).
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/21 18:24:04

Xi inspects ecological wetland of Dianchi Lake

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on Monday visited an ecological wetland of Dianchi Lake in Kunming, capital of southwest China's Yunnan Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/21 18:09:05

Wuhan to enforce entry & exit controls over novel pneumonia virus ahead of peak travel season

Wuhan to enforce entry & exit controls over novel  pneumonia  virus ahead of peak travel season
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/21 14:53:11

HK government 'strongly disagrees' with Moody's rate cut

The Hong Kong government on Tuesday issued a statement in response to Moody's recent downgrading of the city's long-term debt issuer rating amid social unrest, saying it strongly disagrees with the agency's assessment of the current situation.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/21 13:12:37

China welcomes high-quality, competitive US products to the Chinese market: Commerce Ministry

China and the US will make joint efforts to implement the phase one trade deal, aiming to further advance bilateral economic and trade development and contribute positive growth to the world economy, a senior Chinese trade official said on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/21 12:16:50