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Violent Hong Kong protests cause billions in damage

Zhang Hui and Chen Qingqing for Global Times September 13, 2019

Violent Hong Kong protests cause billions in damage

Beijing. Violent protests in Hong Kong in the past three months have led to vandalism of public properties and disruption of transportation, which caused damage estimated at multibillion Hong Kong dollars. The Transport Department of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region said about 20,000 meters of railings was...more

Chinese Priemier Li Keqiang’s Russia visit to widen space for cooperation

Yang Sheng for Global Times September 12, 2019

Chinese Priemier Li Keqiang’s Russia visit to widen space for cooperation

Beijing. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang will visit Russia from September 16 to 18, the Chinese Foreign Ministry announced Monday, and due to the ongoing trade war between China and the US, as well as the strategic pressures that both Beijing and Moscow are receiving from Washington, Chinese experts...more

US disgraces world since 9/11 attacks

Reporter September 11, 2019

US disgraces world since 9/11 attacks

Today is September 11. Many US media are reflecting on the country's counter-terrorism war, as well as on the advantages and disadvantages of current US foreign policy. Generally, such a review is good. From the US standpoint, the counter-terror war has been effective. It has overthrown or contained...more

Chinese Communist Party issues regulation on publicity work, emphasizing ideology, soft power

Deng Xiaoci for Global Times September 6, 2019

Chinese Communist Party issues regulation on publicity work, emphasizing ideology, soft power

Beijing. The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee has issued a regulation on the Party's publicity and communication work, emphasizing the importance of ideological work and requiring publicity organs to be established in Party branches in villages, state-owned enterprises and universities. In a notice, the central committee...more

Be wary of US intervention in China-ASEAN cooperation

Li Qingqing for Global Times September 5, 2019

Be wary of US intervention in China-ASEAN cooperation

The US on Monday launched its first joint naval exercise with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) - the ASEAN-US Maritime Exercise. US Rear Admiral Kenneth Whitesell spoke at the opening ceremony of the exercise. He said that Washington has been promoting to counter China's increasing influence...more

China to strengthen Communist Party’s role in rural economic affairs

Reporter September 4, 2019

China to strengthen Communist Party’s role in rural economic affairs

Beijing. China announced guidelines to strengthen the leadership of the Communist Party of China (CPC) in rural economic construction through deepening agricultural supply-side structural reform, the Xinhua News Agency reported on Sunday. The Party is expected to play a vital role in consolidating the basic position of the...more