China to launch Long March-9 rocket in 2028

China plans to launch the heavy-lift carrier rocket Long March-9 in 2028, said an official of China National Space Administration (CNSA) at the World Conference on Science Literacy 2018 on Tuesday.

Beijing to open “taxi-like” bus service

The Beijing Public Transport Corporation is planning to open a "taxi-like" service in which passengers can order a bus online and take it with people heading to the same destination.

Typhoon Mangkhut hits South China, killing 4, injuring 213

Typhoon Mangkhut has rolled into southern China's Guangxi at a speed of 30 km per hour on Sunday night, after it made landfall in the city of Jiangmen in Guangdong Province.

Super Typhoon Mangkhut lands on south China coast

Super Typhoon Mangkhut landed at 5 p.m. on Sunday on the coast of Jiangmen City, south China's Guangdong Province, packing winds up to 162 km per hour, according to the provincial meteorological station.

Children greet 2018 National Science Day across China

Various activities are scheduled to be held from Sept. 15 to Sept. 21 across China to greet the 2018 National Science Day held each year.

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74th joint patrol on Mekong River starts
China2018/09/19 09:52:34September 20 2018 10:22:27

74th joint patrol on Mekong River starts

The 74th joint patrol on the Mekong River by law enforcement from China, Laos, Myanmar and Thailand began on Tuesday.

Palace Museum concludes international forum on ancient civilizations
China2018/09/19 09:48:59September 20 2018 10:22:27

Palace Museum concludes international forum on ancient civilizations

The Taihe Forum on Protecting the World's Ancient Civilizations concluded at the Palace Museum in Beijing on Tuesday.

ADB approves loan to protect China's Yangtze River
China2018/09/18 14:41:13September 20 2018 10:22:27

ADB approves loan to protect China's Yangtze River

The ADB said the loan for a complementary set of initiatives to improve flood management and ecological conservation in the Longxi River watershed is a key project under ADB's new Yangtze River Economic Belt Framework.

China follows investigations of Buddha head suspected from Longmen Grottoes
China2018/09/18 14:40:18September 20 2018 10:22:27

China follows investigations of Buddha head suspected from Longmen Grottoes

Researchers of China's Longmen Grottoes are watching closely the investigations into a stone Buddha head removed from an auction in New York, which may be from the UNESCO world heritage site.

Jia Zhangke's biggest budget movie to hit Chinese theatres soon
Showbiz2018/09/17 15:23:08September 20 2018 10:22:27

Jia Zhangke's biggest budget movie to hit Chinese theatres soon

Director Jiang Zhangke's new gangland flick "Ash Is Purest White" is scheduled to open in Chinese theatres this Friday.

S.Korea, DPRK to hold Pyongyang summit as agreed upon in Panmunjom summit
World2018/09/17 15:18:48September 20 2018 10:22:27

S.Korea, DPRK to hold Pyongyang summit as agreed upon in Panmunjom summit

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un will hold their third summit in Pyongyang from Tuesday to Thursday as agreed upon in their April summit at the border village of Panmunjom.

Trade spat perils put spotlight on need for effective strategies
China2018/09/17 09:17:56September 20 2018 10:22:27

Trade spat perils put spotlight on need for effective strategies

Short-term challenges from the escalating trade spat with the United States have reassured Chinese officials and experts of the need to support market-oriented reform and opening-up, with a particular focus on reducing debt and limiting government intervention.

China's radio telescope 'FAST' to be put into use in 2019
China2018/09/17 09:15:40September 20 2018 10:22:27

China's radio telescope 'FAST' to be put into use in 2019

China's 500-meter aperture spherical radio telescope or FAST is expected to be put into use for Chinese astronomers next year, announced Chinese astronomer Li Di from Chinese Academy of Science on Saturday.

Many firsts for the Shanghai-London stock connect, says CEO of the London Stock Exchange Group
China2018/09/16 09:40:24September 20 2018 10:22:27

Many firsts for the Shanghai-London stock connect, says CEO of the London Stock Exchange Group

The head of the London Stock Exchange has been actively promoting the number of firsts that will be involved in the Shanghai-London Stock Connect system when it opens later on this year.

Vietnam Airlines cancels flights to Hong Kong due to typhoon
China2018/09/16 07:34:50September 20 2018 10:22:27

Vietnam Airlines cancels flights to Hong Kong due to typhoon

Vietnam's national flag carrier Vietnam Airlines has decided to cancel and delay flights to and from China's Hong Kong on Sunday and Monday to avoid impacts from super typhoon Mangkhut.

Land-focused commitments announced to mitigate climate change
World2018/09/15 08:38:43September 20 2018 10:22:27

Land-focused commitments announced to mitigate climate change

A batch of announcements were made at the Global Climate Action Summit by a cross section of industries and countries to take the efforts of battling climate change to a higher level.

China win gold medal in World Rowing Championships in Bulgaria
Sports2018/09/15 08:37:19September 20 2018 10:22:27

China win gold medal in World Rowing Championships in Bulgaria

China won the gold medal of the lightweight women's quadruple sculls at the World Rowing Championships in Bulgaria's city of Plovdiv on Friday.

China's Huawei, Spanish partner present campaign against cancer in infants
China2018/09/14 09:41:03September 20 2018 10:22:27

China's Huawei, Spanish partner present campaign against cancer in infants

Chinese tech giant Huawei, the Spanish CRIS Cancer Foundation and two-time World figure skating Champion Javier Fernandez on Thursday presented a three-way agreement to fight against cancer in children.

Multiple gas explosions set homes ablaze near Boston, forcing evacuations
World2018/09/14 09:38:58September 20 2018 10:22:27

Multiple gas explosions set homes ablaze near Boston, forcing evacuations

Dozens of suspected gas explosions and fires hit across three communities north of Boston, the U.S. state of Massachusetts, on Thursday, prompting numerous evacuations of neighborhoods, state police said.

BMW will stop selling diesel cars in America
Business2018/09/13 09:44:11September 20 2018 10:22:27

BMW will stop selling diesel cars in America

BMW spokesman, Alexander Schmuck, has announced that the company will stop selling its diesel-powered cars in American market next year. He was speaking at the press preview for the company's redesigned 2019 X5 crossover SUV in Atlanta.

Xi, Putin call for promoting China-Russia youth friendship
China2018/09/13 09:42:25September 20 2018 10:22:27

Xi, Putin call for promoting China-Russia youth friendship

Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin visited All-Russian Children's Center "Ocean" in Vladivostok, Russia on Wednesday to promote friendship between the two countries' youths.

Tibet tourism, culture expo attracts 90-bln-yuan investment
China2018/09/12 10:13:57September 20 2018 10:22:27

Tibet tourism, culture expo attracts 90-bln-yuan investment

The Fourth China Tibet Tourism and Culture Expo has attracted nearly 90 billion yuan (13 billion U.S. dollars) of investment, the organizer said Tuesday.

Apple customers may pay price of trade tension
Business2018/09/12 10:09:34September 20 2018 10:22:27

Apple customers may pay price of trade tension

Apple Inc is likely to suffer greatly from the ongoing China-US trade tension, as experts said moving production of its iPhones from China to the United States could lead to a price rise of as much as 20 percent.

Chinese tourists visit over 130 countries in H1
China2018/09/11 15:28:15September 20 2018 10:22:27

Chinese tourists visit over 130 countries in H1

A report on China's outbound tourism recently released by China Tourism Academy and online travel service Ctrip shows that 71.3 million Chinese traveled abroad in the first six months this year, up by 15 percent year on year.

Beijing Internet Court accepts its first case since opening this week
China2018/09/11 15:26:11September 20 2018 10:22:27

Beijing Internet Court accepts its first case since opening this week

Beijing Internet Court, the second of its kind in China, was set up to protect business transactions, personal information, and intellectual property online.


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