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US slander of China's united front work aims to 'discredit China's political system': FM

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's recent remarks on China's united front work are lies and malicious slander whose real intention is to discredit China's political system, Chinese Foreign Ministry said Thursday in response to US' recent accusations of China “spreading influence and propaganda overseas.”
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/29 18:28:40

China's GDP is expected to cross the 100-trillion-yuan mark in 2020: Communiqué

China's GDP is expected to cross the 100-trillion-yuan mark in 2020: Communiqué
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/29 18:09:13

3rd China import expo to open on Nov 4 in Shanghai, Xi to deliver a speech via video link

3rd China import expo to open on Nov 4 in Shanghai, Xi to deliver a speech via video link
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/29 15:19:16

US likely eases curb on supplies to Huawei, but not its 5G business

US is reportedly allowing sales of semiconductor chips to Huawei's non-5G businesses, which analysts claim will not address the major problem Huawei is now facing, particularly Huawei's 5G smartphones.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/29 15:21:26

19th CPC Central Committee to hold press conference on fifth plenary session

The 19th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) will hold a press conference Friday to introduce the guiding principles of its fifth plenary session.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/10/29 15:08:41

PLA Tibet command conducts ultra-limit range live fire drills for new equipment

A brigade of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Tibet Military Command has carried out ultra-limit range live fire drills of multiple types of artillery in an area at an altitude of 4,400 meters to test new equipment at extreme ranges in plateau conditions.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/29 13:23:13

China's first Mars probe Tianwen-1 completes 3rd mid-course correction

China's first Mars probe Tianwen-1 successfully conducted a third mid-course correction on Wednesday, Global Times learned from the China National Space Administration.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/28 23:20:40

US can't offer what China can to Sri Lanka: expert

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is in Sri Lanka to pressure the South Asian country to stand with the US in containing China, but China has expressed strong confidence in its ties with Sri Lanka on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/28 23:00:26

Kashi factory linked to outbreak no 'forced labor camp' hyped by West

The factory that's been closely linked to COVID-19 infections in Shufu county of Kashi in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region is a clothing factory, and its establishment has helped solve employment difficulties for residents, officials said on Wednesday, refuting Western media slander that it is a "forced labor camp."
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/28 22:13:10

China to fix drawbacks COVID-19 exposed in new five-year plan

In the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, health institutes in China are committed to refining their health systems, such as enhancing surveillance and warning systems of contagious disease, and improving the quality of medical staff, which will prepare China's health system for future pandemics.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/28 21:59:29

Information alleging Mossad took Chinese COVID-19 vaccine to Israel not officially confirmed: embassy

The Israeli Embassy in China clarified with the Global Times on Wednesday that the Israeli government has not confirmed, supported or approved any information on the internet alleging that Israel's intelligence service Mossad had brought a Chinese COVID-19 vaccine to Israel to study and learn from it.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/28 21:35:02

HK should join nation's 14th Five-Year Plan: advisor

Hong Kong should actively participate in the country's 14th Five-Year Plan (2021-25), formulate a corresponding timetable and road map, and clarify the relationship between its own development and the country's overall strategy, political observers from the special administrative region (SAR) urged Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/28 21:25:21

US consulate risks closure if it grants political asylum to HK secessionists: expert

The US consulate in Hong Kong and Macao reportedly rejected four Hong Kong secessionists seeking political asylum on Tuesday, which was a “wise move” because offering asylum to secessionists could risk the closure of the consulate, experts noted.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/28 20:26:24

Cases of 3rd time COVID-19 infection in Bangladesh unlikely to happen in China: medical experts

Chinese medical experts said on Wednesday that the recent case that some people in Bangladesh was reinfected with the coronavirus for the second time or even the third time may be caused by patients' weak immune system or virus mutation and the situation is unlikely to repeat in China.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/28 19:18:10

Climate inaction

Believe it or not, Uncle Sam, man-made climate change is no hoax.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/28 18:59:08

Communication channels on China-India border issues unimpeded, Indo-Pacific strategy outdated Cold War mentality: Chinese FM

China and India are properly handling the border issue through negotiations, and communication channels between them are unimpeded, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/28 17:13:32

Is PLA planning to take Dongsh Island? Spokesperson shrugs off the question as 'hypothetical'

Zhu Fenglian, spokesperson with the Taiwan Affairs Office of State Council, declined to comment on a "hypothetical question" raised during Wednesday's press conference on whether the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) was planning to take Dongsha Island. She stressed that the mainland is capable of and determined to frustrate any provocation by separatist forces.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/28 14:58:21

DPP's collusion with external forces 'root cause' of severe cross-Straits situation

The root cause of the increasingly complicated and serious cross-Straits situation is the Democratic Progressive Party authority's collusion with separatist and external forces, and their provocations, said Zhu Fenglian, spokesperson of the Taiwan Affairs Office of the State Council.
Source: Global Times | 2020/10/28 12:03:45