ecns ecns zh-cn <![CDATA[Public security continues to improve in China]]>Society has seen its social order and public security continue improving, with a sharp drop in the occurrence of severe violent crimes and heavy penalties, said the country's top procuratorate.2021-02-06 18:52:25<![CDATA[Chinese consumers focus more on health, safety when buying holiday goods: survey]]>Society consumers are putting more emphasis on the health and safety of goods purchased during this year's Spring Festival shopping spree, according to a survey reported by China Youth Daily earlier this week.2021-02-06 18:52:25<![CDATA[Sinovac COVID-19 vaccine granted conditional market approval in China]]>Society's National Medical Products Administration on Friday granted conditional market approval to CoronaVac, an inactivated COVID-19 vaccine developed by Sinovac Biotech, the company said on Saturday.2021-02-06 18:28:35<![CDATA[Hong Kong reports 19 new COVID-19 cases]]>Society Kong's Center for Health Protection (CHP) reported 19 additional confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, taking its total tally to 10,608.2021-02-06 18:28:35<![CDATA[COVID-19 may have spread in Wuhan seafood market, but originated elsewhere: WHO expert]]>Society's Huanan seafood market may have made it possible for the novel coronavirus to spread, but it does not mean the virus originated there, a Russian expert has said.2021-02-06 16:47:35<![CDATA[Is 'Xinjiang' a 'New territory'?]]>Ecns wire the understanding of some scholars, “Xinjiang?is often misinterpreted as a “New Territory? For example, James Millward(米华?, an important representative in the study of Qing Dynasty in North America, once came up with the view of “Manchurian colonialism? Although this view is based on a redefinition of “colonialism? applying Western academic concepts directly to Chinese history often makes people feels different from truth.2021-02-06 15:14:21<![CDATA[Behind 'Ding Zhen': is the Tibetan element really absent?]]>Ecns wire"That talking about Tibetans means talking about Tibetan Buddhism is ignorance and prejudice in nature, as well as conceptual deviation using partial Tibetan society to substitute the whole."2021-02-06 15:05:13<![CDATA[Over 90 pct Chinese to extend New Year greetings on line: survey]]>Society recent survey by China Youth Daily showed that 93 percent of the respondents will send their Spring Festival greetings and wishes virtually instead of paying visits or gathering.2021-02-06 14:21:43<![CDATA[China ready to deepen cooperation with Indonesia on vaccines: Chinese FM]]>Politics is ready to deepen cooperation with Indonesia on COVID-19 vaccines and help with its domestic anti-epidemic fight, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Friday.2021-02-06 14:21:43<![CDATA[2 Chinese vaccines in advanced stage of assessment: WHO]]>Society Chinese vaccines are "in very advanced stage" of the World Health Organization (WHO) Emergency Use Listing Procedure (EUL) assessment, an official from the WHO said on Friday.2021-02-06 14:21:43<![CDATA[EU's policy towards China should be independent: Merkel, Macron]]>Politics European Union (EU) should maintain its strategic autonomy and has its own policy towards China, said French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday, as Washington is pushing for a common U.S.-EU policy.2021-02-06 14:21:43<![CDATA[U.S. trade deficit surges to 12-year high in 2020 amid COVID-19 fallout]]>Economy overall U.S. trade deficit surged to a 12-year high in 2020 as the COVID-19 pandemic weighed on both exports and imports, the U.S. Commerce Department said Friday.2021-02-06 14:21:43<![CDATA[China's pivot towards domestic consumption-driven growth to boost global recovery: IMF chief]]>Economy's pivot towards domestic consumption-driven growth with the process of opening up will inject more growth momentum into global economic recovery, International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said on Friday.2021-02-06 14:21:43<![CDATA[China sees more investors in bank wealth management products]]>Economy number of investors holding wealth management products in the banking market hit 41.62 million in China at the end of 2020, up 86.85 percent from the previous year, among which individual investors accounted for 99.65 percent.2021-02-06 14:21:43<![CDATA[Senior Chinese diplomat holds phone conversation with U.S. secretary of state]]>Politics Jiechi, a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and director of the Office of the Foreign Affairs Commission of the CPC Central Committee, on Saturday held a phone conversation with U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken.2021-02-06 13:58:29<![CDATA[China to provide 1st batch of COVID-19 vaccine aid for Nepal: Chinese FM]]>Society attaches great importance to Nepal's urgent need of COVID-19 vaccines and has decided to provide the first batch of vaccine aid for Nepal, said Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Friday.2021-02-06 10:06:15<![CDATA[Tianwen 1 makes orbital correction as Mars arrival draws near]]>Sci-tech's Tianwen 1 Mars probe conducted its fourth orbital correction on Friday evening, as the spacecraft makes ready for its arrival in orbit around Feb 10, according to the China National Space Administration.2021-02-06 09:01:24<![CDATA[France reports 22,139 COVID-19 new cases, overall deaths top 78,000]]>Society number of new confirmed coronavirus infections in France slowed for the second day in a row but stood well above the 5,000-case threshold to unwind restrictions, while deaths caused by the epidemic rose to 78,603, the health authorities said on Friday.2021-02-06 08:20:32<![CDATA[COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers should share production capacity: WHO chief]]>Politics World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday called on COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers to scale up production significantly and urged countries to share vaccine doses once they finish vaccinating their priority populations.2021-02-06 05:18:40<![CDATA[UN chief reappoints Michael Bloomberg as climate envoy]]>Politics Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Friday announced the reappointment of Michael Bloomberg of the United States as his special envoy on climate ambition and solutions to mobilize climate action in the lead-up to the UN Climate Change Conference in Glasgow, Scotland, in November.2021-02-06 02:00:25<![CDATA[Chinese premier hosts high-level virtual dialogue with European business leaders]]>Economy Premier Li Keqiang on Friday hosted a high-level virtual dialogue with European business leaders in Beijing.2021-02-06 01:56:37<![CDATA[10 dead, one missing after fishing boat overturns in east China]]>Society people were found dead, one remains missing and three survived after a fishing boat capsized on a lake in east China's Anhui Province, the local government said Friday.2021-02-06 01:55:08<![CDATA[Liaison office director in HKSAR stresses "patriots governing Hong Kong," "one country" principle]]>Politics Huining, director of the Liaison Office of the Central People's Government in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), stressed "patriots governing Hong Kong" and the "one country" principle on Friday.2021-02-05 21:08:20<![CDATA[Uygur population in Xinjiang grows steadily]]>Society Uygur population in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region has been growing steadily in recent years, according to official statistics.2021-02-05 18:54:51<![CDATA[China to assist Papua New Guinea with vaccines: FM]]>Politics has decided to assist Papua New Guinea (PNG) with a batch of vaccines to help the country completely overcome the pandemic, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Thursday.2021-02-05 18:54:51<![CDATA[HKSAR govt issues guidelines for schools on national security education]]>Society Hong Kong Special Administrative (HKSAR) government's Education Bureau issued on Thursday circulars to schools in Hong Kong to provide guidelines on school administration and education in relation to safeguarding national security.2021-02-05 18:44:16<![CDATA[China calls on U.S. to implement positive, constructive China policies]]>Politics hopes the United States will view China and China-U.S. relations in an objective and rational way, implement positive and constructive China policies, meet China halfway, focus on cooperation, and manage differences to promote the healthy and stable development of bilateral relations, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Friday.2021-02-05 16:45:45<![CDATA[Basketball boy in apron: life is diverse when you have a dream]]>Video heatedly discussed video clip shows a young man wearing a red apron practicing basketball in front of a grocery store.2021-02-05 15:46:24<![CDATA[Restorer gives new life to hundreds of ancient paintings]]>Video Fuming, 61, has been restoring ancient paintings in Badashanren Memorial Hall in Jiangxi Province for nearly 40 years.2021-02-05 14:27:58<![CDATA[Biden: Will work with China if to u.s. benefit]]>Politics President Joe Biden on Thursday said that the United States is ready to work with China when it is in its interests to do so, while Beijing's top envoy in Washington called for "practical cooperation" for the benefit of the two countries.2021-02-05 13:25:40<![CDATA[Myanmar resumes vaccination program against COVID-19]]>Society resumed the vaccination program against COVID-19 across the country on Friday, according to an announcement from the Health and Sports Ministry.2021-02-05 13:25:40<![CDATA[U.S. 'hasn't benefited at all' from trade war, says expert]]>Politics trade war initiated by former U.S. President Donald Trump's administration with the country's major trade partners, including China, has brought "significant" damage to the U.S. economy, a renowned scholar said Thursday.2021-02-05 13:25:40<![CDATA[China a good LatAm trade partner and boost to regional production chains, says expert]]>Politics America's exports to China rebounded to their usual levels starting in June and were estimated to have grown by 2 percent last year, according to the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC).But there are also opportunities to jump in and add value hand in hand with good partners, and China is definitely a good partner."2021-02-05 13:25:40<![CDATA[China urges ensuring water supply in southern areas]]>Society's Ministry of Water Resources on Thursday stressed ensuring water supplies in arid areas of the southern part of the country during the upcoming Spring Festival holiday.2021-02-05 13:25:40<![CDATA[Expert urges U.S. to have rational view of relationship with China]]>Politics United States needs to have a rational view of its relationship with China, a renowned scholar said Thursday.2021-02-05 13:25:40<![CDATA[Guyana cancels Taiwan 'office']]>Politics on Thursday terminated an agreement with China's Taiwan to open an "office" in the South American country.2021-02-05 13:25:40<![CDATA[Reopened culture sites delight Italians and, before too long they hope, tourists]]>Society and cultural sites reopened this week in most of Italy with pomp and circumstance-along with new health-monitoring protocols after coronavirus restrictions were eased.2021-02-05 13:25:40<![CDATA[UN General Assembly president receives COVID-19 vaccine]]>Politics president of the 75th session of the UN General Assembly, Volkan Bozkir, received his first dose of COVID-19 vaccine on Thursday, said his spokesman.2021-02-05 10:22:06<![CDATA[Chinese mainland reports 14 new imported COVID-19 cases]]>Society Chinese mainland reported 14 new imported COVID-19 cases Thursday, bringing the total number of imported cases to 4,772, the National Health Commission said in its daily report Friday.2021-02-05 10:22:06<![CDATA[E-sports are China's new soft power]]>Society news that famous e-sports gamer "ZooMaa" had retired age 25 due to a thumb injury has shocked an industry worth globally more than film, television, and music combined.2021-02-05 10:22:06<![CDATA[U.S. fails to track COVID-19 variants: report]]>Society United States has failed to develop a surveillance system that would allow researchers to watch for dangerous mutations of the novel coronavirus, a report by The Guardian said Tuesday.2021-02-05 10:22:06<![CDATA[Britain to impose mandatory hotel quarantine, starting Feb 15]]>Society returning to Britain from more than 30 "red list" countries will have to quarantine for 10 days in government-approved accommodation like hotels, starting Feb 15, the British government announced on Thursday.2021-02-05 10:22:06<![CDATA[Chinese mainland reports 6 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases]]>Society Chinese mainland on Thursday reported 20 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases, including six locally transmitted, the National Health Commission said Friday.2021-02-05 10:22:06<![CDATA[Trump not to testify voluntarily for Senate impeachment trial]]>Politics U.S. President Donald Trump will not testify under oath voluntarily for the Senate impeachment trial set to start next week, Trump's legal team said on Thursday, calling the House Democrats' request for Trump testifying a "stunt."2021-02-05 10:19:57<![CDATA[Foreign Ministry says Beijing opposes politicization of sport]]>Sports politicization of sport by individual anti-China politicians in the United States goes against the spirit of the Olympic Charter, Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin said on Thursday.2021-02-05 10:19:57<![CDATA[Portuguese PM terms vaccination 'successful operation']]>Society Prime Minister Antonio Costa said on Thursday that the country's immunization plan against COVID-19 has so far been a "highly successful operation," despite reports of undue vaccination.2021-02-05 10:19:57<![CDATA[Xi sees fruit of poverty relief in Guizhou]]>Politics he became general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee in 2012, Xi Jinping has gone on an inspection tour in the country before Spring Festival every year.2021-02-05 10:19:57<![CDATA[China refutes BBC report on women's rights abuses in Xinjiang]]>Politics Chinese Foreign Ministry on Thursday refuted a BBC report on alleged abuses of women's rights in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, saying that China is against any acts of interference in its internal issues using Xinjiang affairs. 2021-02-05 08:58:27<![CDATA[China, Russia stress non-interference in countries' internal affairs]]>Politics and Russia said Thursday that the principle of non-interference in other countries' internal affairs, one of the basic norms governing international relations, should be upheld.2021-02-05 00:01:26<![CDATA[Xi's village visit reflects new focus on rural vitalization]]>Politics poor villages has been a key part of Xi Jinping's more than 80 domestic inspections since he was elected general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee in late 2012.2021-02-04 23:17:20<![CDATA[5G network helps locked down Shanghai hospitals function smoothly]]>Sci-tech being closed for two weeks due to confirmed COVID-19 cases, two hospitals in Shanghai announced Thursday to end their closed-loop management period next week and reopen to the public.2021-02-04 23:14:52<![CDATA[WHO launches cancer initiative to address service disruptions amid pandemic]]>Politics a move marking the World Cancer Day, the World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe (WHO/Europe) on Thursday launched an initiative aimed at addressing severe disruptions to cancer services amid the pandemic.2021-02-04 23:08:06<![CDATA[UK new car registration sees weakest January in over 50 years]]>Economy car registration in Britain plummeted by 39.5 percent in January year-on-year, marking the worst start to a year since 1970, the British Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) said in a report released Thursday.2021-02-04 23:02:33<![CDATA[Beijing unveils 2022 Olympic torch as one-year countdown begins]]>Sports will light the Olympic flame for a second time with a "flying ribbon" after organizers unveiled an ethereal yet dynamic torch design for the 2022 Winter Games to kick off the one-year countdown.2021-02-04 21:31:13<![CDATA[Countdown to Beijing 2022 | IOC president Bach sends out invitation as Beijing 2022 marks one-year countdown]]>Sports International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach has sent out invitations for the Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games to National Olympic Committees (NOCs) worldwide as the Games welcomed its one-year countdown here on Thursday evening.2021-02-04 21:29:54<![CDATA[All Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic competition venues ready for test events]]>Sports of the one-year countdown to the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games, all competition venues in Beijing are now ready for test events, the Beijing Major Projects Construction Headquarters Office announced on Wednesday.2021-02-04 20:26:13<![CDATA[Countdown to Beijing 2022 | Key milestones of Beijing 2022 preparation]]>Sports has been over five years since Beijing was named the host city of the 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. The Games' preparation work was implemented in a practical and solid way despite the COVID-19 pandemic, as China is committed to delivering a "fantastic, extraordinary and excellent" Games.2021-02-04 20:19:42<![CDATA[China conducting active research on joining CPTPP]]>Business is ready to strengthen technical communication and exchanges with members of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership on relevant issues of joining the pact, said the Ministry of Commerce.2021-02-04 19:27:07<![CDATA[China vows COVID-19 vaccine at fair, reasonable prices]]>Society the cost of COVID-19 vaccines using different technical routes varies, China is committed to upholding the nature of vaccines as global public goods and providing them at fair and reasonable prices, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Thursday.2021-02-04 19:09:57<![CDATA[COVID-19 testing capacity, services enhanced for holiday travel]]>Society authorities have enhanced the capacity and services of COVID-19 nucleic acid testing to facilitate travelers heading home for the approaching Spring Festival - a traditional time for family reunions.2021-02-04 18:43:52<![CDATA[China will resolutely safeguard national sovereignty and territorial integrity: FM spokesperson]]>Politics has been closely following a U.S. warship's transit through the Taiwan Strait, and hopes the U.S. side will play a constructive role for regional peace and stability, rather than the opposite, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Thursday.2021-02-04 18:15:39<![CDATA[World Cancer Day: The situation is more grave than you think]]>Society year has been all about COVID-19. But one should not forget another leading cause of death worldwide ?cancer.2021-02-04 16:43:12<![CDATA[China is conducting studies on joining CPTPP: Ministry of Commerce says]]>Economy is actively carrying out studies on joining the CPTPP. China will consider joining the CPTPP in line with the requirements of establishing of a new development pattern to boost economic globalization and regional economic integration: Ministry of Commerce.2021-02-04 16:37:09<![CDATA[WHO int'l expert team visits key venues in Wuhan]]>Society international expert team from the World Health Organization has visited a number of key venues in Wuhan, Hubei province, in recent days, including food markets, disease control centers and a research institution.2021-02-04 16:12:15<![CDATA[Colombia announces emergency use of Sinovac vaccines]]>Society President Ivan Duque announced on Wednesday that the country's National Food and Drug Surveillance Institute has authorized the emergency use of COVID-19 vaccines developed by Chinese firm Sinovac Biotech.2021-02-04 15:21:17<![CDATA[Three coronavirus variants detected in Americas]]>Society new coronavirus strains have been detected in 20 countries in the Americas, raising concerns about possible heightened transmission, said Director of the Pan American Health Organization Carissa Etienne on Wednesday.2021-02-04 14:33:25<![CDATA[Containing China not feasible option for U.S.: scholar]]>Politics China is "not a feasible option" for the United States and its allies, said Martin Wolf, chief economics commentator at the Financial Times, pointing out that they have to cooperate and compete with a rising China.2021-02-04 14:33:25<![CDATA[U.S. House approves budget resolution for COVID-19 relief package]]>Politics U.S. House of Representatives approved on Wednesday a budget resolution that would allow Congress to pass President Joe Biden's 1.9-trillion-U.S.-dollar COVID-19 relief package without Republican support.2021-02-04 14:33:25<![CDATA[EU open to Chinese, Russian COVID-19 vaccines: media]]>Politics European Union (EU) is open to use COVID-19 vaccines from China and Russia, reported the Agence France-Presse (AFP) on Wednesday.2021-02-04 14:33:25<![CDATA[China to provide 10 million doses of vaccines to COVAX: spokesperson]]>Video the request of the WHO, China has decided to provide 10 million doses of vaccines to COVAX, mainly to meet the urgent need in developing countries, Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Wang Wenbin said on Wednesday.2021-02-04 14:03:32<![CDATA[23rd Day of Last Lunar Month: Worship Kitchen God]]>Photo some barley candy on the 23rd day of the last lunar month. These sweets are also offered to Kitchen Gods, traditional family guardians, to sugar their mouths before they report to heaven on our behavior during the past year. 2021-02-04 13:21:58<![CDATA[Start of Spring]]>Photo of Spring2021-02-04 13:18:53<![CDATA[All Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic competition venues ready for test events]]>Photo one year to go until the Beijing 2022 Olympic Winter Games, all competition venues in Beijing have been ready for test events.2021-02-04 13:17:06<![CDATA[Giant panda cubs meet the public to mark start of spring]]>Photo panda cubs born in 2020 play at Shenshuping base of China Conservation and Research Center for Giant Pandas in Wolong National Nature Reserve, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Feb. 3, 2021.2021-02-04 13:15:54<![CDATA[U.S. not expected to oppose '22 Games]]>Sports United States has not changed its posture or plans regarding the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics, scheduled to open a year from now, the White House said on Wednesday as a U.S. Games panel also said it opposes boycotts.2021-02-04 13:14:24<![CDATA[Fauci: CDC may recommend double-masking]]>Society U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention may soon recommend wearing two masks ?one over the other ?to enhance protection against the coronavirus, according to Dr Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert.2021-02-04 13:14:24<![CDATA[Premier Li revisits 'icebreaker' spirit, urges greater stability in Sino-British relations]]>Politics Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday delivered a video speech at a New Year banquet held by Britain's 48 Group Club.2021-02-04 13:12:47<![CDATA[Diplomats from some 50 countries join webinar on latest development in Xinjiang]]>Politics webinar titled "Xinjiang is a Wonderful Land" was held on Wednesday to introduce Xinjiang's natural scenery and development achievements with diplomats from more than 50 countries, including nearly 20 ambassadors.2021-02-04 13:11:50<![CDATA[U.S. House Republicans keep Cheney who voted for impeaching Trump in leadership]]>Politics House Republicans on Wednesday night voted to keep Liz Cheney, the third-ranking House Republican, remaining in the party's House leadership.2021-02-04 12:46:24<![CDATA[Myanmar to suspend Facebook access: telecom operator]]>Politics temporarily suspended the access of social media platform Facebook on Thursday, according to a statement issued by Telenor, one of the four operators running in Myanmar.2021-02-04 12:46:24<![CDATA[Xi makes traditional snack with villagers]]>Politics Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, joined ethnic Miao villagers to make "huangba," a local traditional snack for festivals, during his inspection tour of southwestern Guizhou Province.2021-02-04 12:46:24<![CDATA[Chinese president appoints new ambassadors]]>Politics President Xi Jinping has appointed three new ambassadors in accordance with a decision by the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress.2021-02-04 12:46:24<![CDATA[Xi gives Miao embroidery thumbs up while visiting SW China village]]>Politics Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, has given the thumbs up to using Miao embroidery to pass down ethnic, traditional culture, aid in the battle against poverty and promote rural vitalization.2021-02-04 12:46:24<![CDATA[S. Korean, U.S. presidents hold phone talks over Korean Peninsula issue]]>Politics Korean President Moon Jae-in on Thursday held phone talks with U.S. President Joe Biden over the Korean Peninsula issue and other matters, the presidential Blue House said.2021-02-04 12:46:24<![CDATA[Shijiazhuang subway prepares to reboot]]>Video local subway in Shijiazhuang, Hebei Province has been preparing to resume operations, including technical overhauls,daily disinfection and ventilation. 2021-02-04 11:20:12<![CDATA[U.S. supports one-China policy: state department]]>Politics U.S. Department of State said on Wednesday that it supports the one-China policy.2021-02-04 11:11:56<![CDATA[Brazil to launch its first domestically designed observation satellite]]>Sci-tech is finalizing the details to launch the first Earth observation satellite designed, integrated, tested and operated by the country, said the National Institute of Space Research (INPE) on Wednesday.2021-02-04 11:11:56<![CDATA[Turkey's immunization drive at full speed with Chinese-made COVID-19 vaccines]]>Society mass vaccination campaign against COVID-19 continues uninterrupted across Turkey with the inactivated vaccines produced by the Chinese pharmaceutical company Sinovac Biotech Ltd.2021-02-04 11:11:56<![CDATA[Myanmar's State Administration Council meets ministers, union-level organizations]]>Politics's State Administration Council held meetings with union ministers and officials from union-level organizations on Wednesday, state-run media reported on Thursday.2021-02-04 11:11:56<![CDATA[China's provinces set 2021 GDP growth targets beyond 6%, some over 10%]]>Economy of 31 provinces, autonomous regions and municipalities on the Chinese mainland have set their GDP growth rate higher than 6 percent in 2021, according to the released work reports from the local governments as of Tuesday.2021-02-04 09:43:46<![CDATA[WADA not appeal CAS decision over Russia ban to Swiss highest court]]>Sports will not appeal the CAS decision after the latter cutting Russia's ban from the original four years to two years.2021-02-04 09:39:28<![CDATA[China to deepen reforms in pilot FTZs: MOC]]>Economy will promote deep-level reforms in pilot free trade zones (FTZs) and facilitate innovations on liberalization and facilitation of trade and investment, according to the Ministry of Commerce (MOC).2021-02-04 09:37:43<![CDATA[Russian WHO expert cautions against politicizing pandemic]]>Society is as interested in finding out the source of the novel coronavirus as the experts of the World Health Organization (WHO) sent to Wuhan, the TASS news agency reported Monday, citing a Russian member of the WHO's mission to China.2021-02-04 09:32:29<![CDATA[New START officially extended to 2026: Russian Foreign Ministry]]>Military and the United States have officially extended the New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (New START) by five years as the agreement on the extension of the key nuclear pact entered into force Wednesday.2021-02-04 09:30:53<![CDATA[UN welcomes extension of New START treaty]]>Politics United Nations on Wednesday welcomed the extension of the New START treaty between the United States and Russia for five years.2021-02-04 09:28:17<![CDATA[Probe into chemical weapons use in Syria should respect facts and science: Chinese envoy]]>Politics by the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) into the alleged use of chemical weapons in Syria should respect facts and science, said a Chinese envoy on Wednesday.2021-02-04 09:20:21<![CDATA[Chinese mainland reports 17 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases]]>Society Chinese mainland on Wednesday reported 30 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 17 locally transmitted, the National Health Commission said Thursday.2021-02-04 09:20:21<![CDATA[Tesla China supercharger factory starts production]]>Business China announced that its supercharger manufacturing factory in Shanghai was put into production on Wednesday, less than half a year after the project was officially launched in August 2020.2021-02-04 09:20:21<![CDATA[U.S. COVID-19 deaths exceed 100,000 since January 2021]]>Society has killed over 100,000 people in the United States since Jan. 1, 2021, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University on Tuesday evening.2021-02-04 09:15:17<![CDATA[U.S. Justice Department drops discrimination suit against Yale]]>Politics U.S. Justice Department on Wednesday dropped a lawsuit accusing that Yale University has illegally discriminated against Asian American and white students in admissions.2021-02-04 08:42:21 dhy0006ӥٷվ