Wednesday, Nov 28


Messy office leaves impression of uncaring: study


CHICAGO, Nov. 28 (Xinhua) -- An extremely messy personal space seems to lead people to believe the owner of that space is more neurotic and less agreeable, University of Michigan (UM) researchers said. In three experiments, about 160…

Wednesday, Nov 7


Revue de la presse française


Voici les principales informations à la Une de journaux nationaux français parus mercredi : - - -. LE FIGARO. Carburants : Macron peine à apaiser la colère. Alors qu'un appel à bloquer les routes le 17 novembre a été lancé sur les réseaux…

Monday, Nov 5


Neanderthal human not "bent, clumsy": Israeli research


JERUSALEM, Nov. 5 (Xinhua) -- Israeli researchers have reconstructed the spine and rib cage of the Neanderthals in 3D and found that they were not as bent and clumsy as previously thought, the Hebrew-language "Ynet" reported on Sunday.…

Sunday, Oct 28


Chinese embassy slams German newspaper report on Taiwan issue

A spokesperson of the Chinese Embassy in Germany has refuted a report by the Sueddeutsche Zeitung over the Taiwan issue, saying it violated the one-China principle and supported the "Taiwan independence" secessionists. The spokesperson…

Monday, Oct 22


Dog color may mean shorter lifespan, more health problems: Aussie-led research


SYDNEY, Oct. 22 (Xinhua) -- Chocolate-colored Labradors suffer from significantly lower life expectancy than their black and yellow counterparts, a major trait of Australia's most popular dog breed that also points to broader genetic links…

Monday, Oct 1


2 dead, hundreds injured as Typhoon Trami batters Japan


TOKYO, Oct. 1 (Xinhua) -- A powerful typhoon tore through Japan on Sunday and early Monday morning, leaving at lest two people dead and injuring more than 120 as well as wreaking havoc on transportation systems. According to the Japan…

Friday, Sep 28


France : un clip de rap suscite l'indignation générale (SYNTHESE)


Une chanson du rappeur français d'origine camerounaise Nick Conrad, intitulée PLB (Pendez les Blancs), a suscité incompréhension et indignation en France, notamment à cause de sa violence et de son caractère jugé "raciste". Dans le clip…

Sunday, Sep 23


Cuba set to restore China Town for Havana's 500th anniversary


HAVANA, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Cuban government will renovate Havana's China Town ahead of Havana's 500th foundation anniversary next year, local press reported on Saturday. Havana has been undertaking a recuperation plan since 2017 to…

Friday, Sep 21


Une nounou pyromane exécutée dans l'est de la Chine


Mo Huanjing, une employée de maison condamnée à mort pour avoir déclenché un incendie ayant tué quatre membres d'une famille en 2017, a été exécutée vendredi dans la province chinoise du Zhejiang (est), a annoncé un tribunal local. La…

Monday, Sep 17


'Brutal' treatment of tourists protested


A case of Chinese tourists being abused by police in Stockholm, Sweden, has gripped the public since the Chinese embassy in Sweden released a statement on the incident on Saturday. Around midnight on Sept. 2, a Chinese man and his 64-and .…

Thursday, Sep 6


9 confirmed dead, hundreds injured as quake rocks Japan

Houses are damaged by a landslide triggered by an earthquake in the town of Atsuma, Hokkaido prefecture, Japan, on Sept. 6, 2018. (Xinhua/Deng Min) Nine people were confirmed dead and 300 people were ...


US, Canada resume trade talks

Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland (C, Front) speaks to reporters before a new round of trade talks at Office of the U.S. Trade Representative in Washington D.C., the United States, on Sept. ...


Maker of new film on Peking Opera targets younger audience

Peking Opera artists Shang Changrong (right) and Yan Xingpeng reprise their roles in the movie version of Cao Cao and Yang Xiu. [Photo provided to China Daily] When Peking Opera piece Cao Cao and Yang ...

Wednesday, Sep 5


Public smoking rooms in Hohhot raise controversy

A number of designated smoking rooms have recently appeared in public places in Hohhot, capital of China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, which has sparked heated discussions among citizens, report...


Industrial cooperation key to the China-Africa 'win-win development' model


Photo taken on Aug. 8, 2017 shows the construction site of Isimba Power Plant Project in Kayunga district, Uganda. The River Nile, the world's longest river, snakes through central Uganda, and Chinese ...


Xi meets press as FOCAC Beijing Summit concludes

Chinese President Xi Jinping (C, back) meets the press together with South African President Cyril Ramaphosa (L, back) and Senegalese President Macky Sall, former and new African co-chair of the Forum ...


China, Africa agree to build even stronger community with shared future

China and African countries agreed to work together toward an even stronger community with a shared future, according to a declaration adopted Tuesday at the 2018 Beijing Summit of the Forum on China- ...

Tuesday, Sep 4


Shanghai takes classic opera into new space


Two performances of a modern take of the opera Magic Flute are staged in front of the Shanghai Grand Theatre over Aug 25-26, attracting passers-by to stop and listen. [Photo by Gao Erqiang/China Daily ...

Monday, Sep 3


Survey suggests postpartum services need reboot

The postpartum rehabilitation market is expected to boom, and healthcare facilities are expected to play a crucial role in the transition from the Chinese traditional custom of zuo yue zi, or "postpar...


Couple defy disability to become proud parents

As is customary in China, Zhang Yongfei and Tian Xiao held a family celebration this month to mark the 100th day since the birth of their son. Unlike most new parents, however, Zhang will never see hi...

Sunday, Sep 2


China to build national healthcare data network

China aims to set up a national healthcare data network for each of its 1.39 billion people. All the medical information about citizens, including their heart rates, will be collected to improve diagn...

Sky is the limit for China-Africa cooperation

A solid foundation has been laid for future cooperation between China and Africa, made possible by the develop of several structures, agreements and institutions that can go a long way to stimulate an...


China to boost security links with continent

China will continue working with African countries to improve their ability to tackle complex security issues ranging from piracy to epidemics, the Ministry of National Defense said on Thursday. The C...

Tencent shares fall as online games curbs hit sentiment

Share prices of large Chinese online gaming companies plunged on Friday as the government decided to clip the wings of the fast-growing sector. Market leader Tencent Holdings Ltd led the slide with it...

Friday, Aug 31


CNPC works to cement public support for construction of a China-Africa community of shared future


"CNPC has created many job opportunities since its arrival," noted a villager living near Ronier Oilfield in Chad. "With compensation for land occupation, we've bought more land in many other places a...


BIMSTEC summit focuses on regional connectivity

India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi (L) shakes hand with Thailand's Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha (R) in the presence of Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena (C) during the opening session o...


Venice Film Festival kicks off with star-studded jury presentations

Competition jury president Guillermo Del Toro (4th R) and Kim Morgan (3rd R), and jury members pose on the red carpet of the 75th Venice International Film Festival in Venice, Italy, Aug. 29, 2018. Th...


Chinese version of Bellini's opera debuts in Beijing


The National Center for the Performing Arts has brought together a renowned director and conductor, among other world-class artists, for its production of Vincenzo Bellini's La Sonnambula in Beijing. ...

Thursday, Aug 30


Chinese premiere of 'Mission: Impossible-Fallout' held in Beijing

Christopher McQuarrie (3rd from left), director of "Mission: Impossible-Fallout," and cast members Tom Cruise (2nd from left), Henry Cavil (4th from left), Simon Pegg (1st from left) attend the Chines...


Coca-Cola embarks on 'healthy' growth route

Coca-Cola Co, the world's largest beverage maker, is diversifying its product range in China by introducing more healthy and functional products to cater to the changing consumer preferences in the co...