Better roads lead to China’s rural vitalization

— As China advances rural vitalization following its eradication of absolute poverty, improved rural roads have helped farmers dispatch their goods and brought tourists and other resources, facilitating the development of industries including e-commerce, tourism and agriculture with local characteristics. — The country is not simply pursuing an increase in its rural road mileage, but […]

70 countries extend support to China on HK policy at UN Human Rights Council

On behalf of 70 countries, a representative of Belarus to the 46th session of the UN Human Rights Council expressed support to China’s implementation of “one country, two systems” in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and urged certain countries to stop interfering in China’s internal affairs. Since the national security law for Hong Kong came […]

China has officially ratified RCEP deal: commerce minister

The Chinese government has officially ratified the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement, Minister of Commerce Wang Wentao said Monday (Mar 8th). Some member countries are also accelerating their procedures, and it is hoped that relevant countries can speed up their progress and finally reach the threshold of entry into force, Wang told reporters on […]

Seven Chinese-made COVID-19 vaccines enter phase-3 clinical trials: official

A total of seven Chinese-made COVID-19 vaccines have entered phase-3 clinical trials, according to an official with the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST). China now has 16 self-developed COVID-19 vaccines undergoing clinical trials, said Wu Yuanbin, director-general of science and technology for social development with MOST, at a recent conference on hematology. An inactivated […]

First nuclear unit with Hualong One reactor starts commercial operation

China’s first nuclear power unit using Hualong One, a domestically designed third-generation nuclear reactor, has entered commercial operation, paving the way for mass production and export. The No. 5 unit in the city of Fuqing, east China’s Fujian Province, is generating electricity for sale after a seven-day trial run, said the China National Nuclear Corporation […]

Over 2,800 5G base stations built in Tibet, China

More than 2,800 5G base stations have been built in southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region, local authorities said on Friday. The region has achieved full mobile phone signal coverage at all its grade-A scenic spots, local officials said at the fourth session of the 11th regional People’s Congress (regional legislature). The construction of other tourist […]