China takes lead at int’l forum addressing COVID-19 vaccine inequality: media

“China has been a major vaccine provider during the pandemic, mainly through its Sinovac and Sinopharm vaccines that have been added to the WHO’s emergency use lists,” said an opinion piece published in the South China Morning Post recently. HONG KONG, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) — China is playing a leading role in addressing the widening […]

Sci-tech innovation advances Tibet’s agricultural development

Agricultural science and technology have contributed greatly to the effective supply of agricultural products, and raised the incomes of farmers and herders in southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region, local authorities have said. Spending on research and development in agriculture and animal husbandry has long accounted for more than 60 percent of the region’s total research […]

China warns U.S. against interference in Hong Kong affairs

The Chinese Foreign Ministry on Sunday urged the United States to respect China’s sovereignty and stop interfering in Hong Kong affairs after U.S. President Joe Biden signed a memorandum concerning Hong Kong.  The so-called memorandum smeared the national security law in Hong Kong and China’s policy toward Hong Kong, said Hua Chunying, a spokesperson of […]

COVID-19 origin: Swiss scientist says Chinese lab leak theory political in nature

The accusation that the COVID-19 virus leaked from a laboratory in the central Chinese city of Wuhan is “more political in nature,” Didier Pittet, a leading infectious diseases expert at Geneva University Hospitals, has said. There is no evidence that the coronavirus leaked from the Wuhan laboratory, Pittet, also inventor of the hand sanitizer, told […]

China develops anti-coronavirus UVC sterilization device

A new UVC sterilization device developed by Chinese companies shows a 99.99 percent inactivation rate against novel coronavirus, Science and Technology Daily reported Wednesday. The HGC-UVC sterilization device has passed the test of the Hubei Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and is among the first batch of UVC sterilization module products approved […]