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Friday, May 18

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Chinese pop music aims to be hit in West

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From Jay Chou in the 2000s to G.E.M. today, China has produced its share of music megastars with legions of fans across Asia. But few Chinese stars have managed to emulate the success that many South Korean "K-pop" acts have experienced in…

US orchestra visits 5 cities in debut China tour

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Israeli-American violinist Pinchas Zukerman plays at the NCPA in Beijing. [Photo By Wang Xiaojing / For China Daily] The Pacific Symphony recently concluded its first China tour with a grand gesture. It performed My Motherland, one of the…

05

Lenovo rebuts rumor it failed to back Huawei on 5G issues

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Chinese computer maker Lenovo Group issued an internal letter on Wednesday rebutting the market rumor that it failed to back Chinese telecom company Huawei in setting global standards for the fifth generation mobile communications…

Wednesday, May 2

Film scandal hits box office sales, ticket platform

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A recent film with a "remarkable" box office performance became the focus of a scandal involving the fixing of ticket sales figures. A poster of "Us and Them" [Photo / Mtime.com] "Us and Them," directed by Taiwan singer, actress and writer…

04

Women face legal dilemma over egg-freezing procedure

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In February, when Zhan Yingying turned 30, she wrote to the Committee of the Jilin Provincial People's Congress and asked it to guarantee her right to have her eggs frozen so she could be sure of starting a family at a later date. The…

Thursday, Apr 26

05

Changing of the guard

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Yao Ming, an eight-time NBA All-Star and member of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame who now serves as president of the Chinese Basketball Association, checks out a recent national team training session in Beijing. Younger and…

Monday, Mar 26

06

Mongolian melody in France

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Chinese Mongolian musicians clad in long colorful robes and leather boots performed at the Basilica of Notre-Dame du Port in Nice, France, on March 11, producing sounds which are alien to the Romanesque basilica-a UNESCO World Heritage…

Friday, Mar 23

03

Concert in tribute to Hong Kong cinema coming to Beijing

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Yao Shuo can still recall the time he first watched the Hong Kong movie, A Chinese Ghost Story, in his university dormitory along with classmates. He was impressed by the comic horror story, the performance of the leading actors, Leslie…

Saturday, Mar 17

08

Unlicensed cosmetic surgery dangers

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The China FDA states that hyaluronic acid for cosmetic injection is a medical appliance and only licensed facilities can produce, sell and use the products. Local medical experts warned beauty seekers about the risks of receiving…

Thursday, Mar 15

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Oscar winner hits Chinese theaters

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The Academy Award for Best Picture winner "The Shape of Water" will open in Chinese theaters on Friday. A premiere for Oscar winner "The Shape of Water" is held in Beijing, March 14, 2018. [Photo courtesy of 20th Century Fox / China.org.cn…

04

China to extend the BRI into Latin America

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The 10th China-LAC Business Summit is held in Tangshan, China's Hebei province, Oct. 14-15, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua] With 33 member states, the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) is South America's largest regional bloc.…

Wednesday, Mar 14

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NPC deputy: Free trade ports require rigorous, wise planning

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China's free trade ports must be constructed with both rigor and care, Huang Maoxing said in an interview with China.org.cn on Monday during the first session of the 13th National People's Congress (NPC) held in Beijing. Huang is the dean…

03

Saints count cost of selling star players year after year

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Manchester City midfielder David Silva shoots past Stoke City goalkeeper Jack Butland to score his and his team's second goal against Stoke City during their English Premier League match at the Bet365 Stadium in Stoke-on-Trent, central…

Tuesday, Mar 13

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49 killed, 22 injured in US-Bangla Airlines plane crash in Nepal

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Forty-nine people were killed and 22 injured after a passenger plane of the US-Bangla Airlines crashed in course of landing at Nepal's Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) on Monday afternoon, government authorities said. The incident…

Monday, Mar 12

09

CPPCC member advocates for training more family doctors

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A top political advisor said on Saturday in Beijing that China needs to make a number of improvements to its healthcare system, including an increase in the number of family doctors. Liu Yucun, secretary of the Party Committee of Peking…

08

Call to lift rules on lung disease

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Restrictions on the diagnosis of an occupational lung disease that affects Chinese laborers should be relaxed to ensure patients get effective treatment, a State legislator has said ahead of the annual two sessions. Doctor Chen Jingyu …

Friday, Mar 9

Highlights of central bank governor's news conference

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Zhou Xiaochuan (C), governor of the People's Bank of China (PBOC), Yi Gang (R), deputy governor of the PBOC and Pan Gongsheng, deputy governor of the PBOC and head of the State Administration of Foreign Exchange, attend a press conference…

Monday, Mar 5

03

Politically correctness is harming Western progress

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A curious phenomenon can be observed in the West. For the first time in history there's a realization and even palpable panic in the West regarding Chinese and Western scientific progress, and the fact that China might be ahead of the West…

Sunday, Mar 4

China joins top ranks as development of 5G speeds up worldwide

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Photo taken on Feb. 28, 2018 shows a remote controlled robot based on 5G technologies jointly released by China's telecom giant Huawei, China Mobile and ABB Group during the 2018 Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona, Spain. [Photo…

Friday, Mar 2

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Chinese film market breaks national and world records in February

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China's box offices pulled in more than 10 billion yuan in February, reaching a new high for the Chinese film industry as well as setting a new world record. Six films competed against each other during the most profitable Spring Festival…

Tuesday, Feb 27

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China joins 272 maritime rescue operations in 2017

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The coast guard said that it had also conducted patrols to safeguard China's maritime rights, with total voyages reaching nearly 1 million nautical miles last year. The patrols covered all the sea areas under China's jurisdiction as well…

Wednesday, Feb 21

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Huawei, Vodafone complete 1st 5G call with speeds up to 8 times faster than 4G

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Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei and British multinational network provider Vodafone announced Tuesday they had completed the first 5G call in the world. In a press communique, Huawei confirmed the call was made using a dual "4G to…

Monday, Feb 19

Solar panels: Protectionism for whom?

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A solar panel production line in Lianyungang, Jiangsu province. [File photo/China Daily] Looking at certain recent events, there is sense of foreboding that they foreshadow a looming protectionist-based bitter, and prolonged trade…

Monday, Feb 12

04

China to play bigger role in Syria's reconstruction, development process: ambassador

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China will play a bigger role in the reconstruction and development process in the war-torn Syria through increasing its aid, Chinese Ambassador to Syria Qi Qianjin said Sunday. "I think it's about time to focus all efforts on the…

02

China creates over 66 mln urban jobs in 5 years

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China created more than 66 million urban jobs over the past five years, official data showed. Over the five years, 90 percent of college graduates found jobs and more than 1.1 million redundant workers resulting from the country's excess…

Wednesday, Feb 7

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B&R countries convene on Trans-Caspian corridor construction

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The Trans-Caspian East-West Trade and Transit Corridor is the most convenient connection between Asia and Europe, and will bring economic growth and prosperity to countries along the route, said commerce officials and infrastructure…

Tuesday, Feb 6

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'The Monkey King 3' premiere signals colossal showdown

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Director Cheang Pou-soi and his star-studded cast led by Aaron Kwok, Zhao Liying and Feng Shaofeng appear on stage to promote their new film "The Monkey King 3" in Beijing, Feb. 4, 2018. [Photo provided to China.org.cn] "The Monkey King 3"…

03

Strongest snowfall in 100 years hits Moscow

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Moscow experienced a record strong snowfall last week, which caused delays and cancellations of air flights and the death of at least one victim, officials said. Photo taken on Feb. 5, 2018 shows the Spasskaya Tower (L) and the Saint Basil…

Brief reunion focus of Peter Chan's short film

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Hong Kong director Peter Chan unravels the behind-the-scene stories of his iPhone X-shot short movie, Three Minutes. [Photo provided to China Daily]. Video-streaming giant Youku released award-winning Hong Kong director Peter Chan's latest…

Thursday, Feb 1

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Domingo returns to Beijing stage with 'Thais'

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Placido Domingo will play the lead role in the opera Thais, presented by the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing. [Photo by Ling Feng/For China Daily] "I rarely shave, except during my holidays. But for this role, it's…