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In China, delta means staying closer to home over the holidays

In China, delta means staying closer to home over the holidays

The Mid-Autumn Festival will be the first opportunity for Chinese people to take a break since the delta variant of the coronavirus imposed lockdow ...
Fighter jets test road-to-runway strategy in Taiwan war games

Fighter jets test road-to-runway strategy in Taiwan war games

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen on Wednesday praised the dramatic landing of three fighter jets on a makeshift runway in rural southern Pingtung Coun ...
Xi gathers a PLA model unit on the Indian-Chinese border and praises “great work”

Xi gathers a PLA model unit on the Indian-Chinese border and praises “great work”

Chinese President Xi Jinping has sent a letter of encouragement to a PLA unit stationed on the Sino-India border in Tibet, praising the troops for ...
Chinese farmers recreate gold masks from the Bronze Age on rice fields that span 75 soccer fields

Chinese farmers recreate gold masks from the Bronze Age on rice fields that span 75 soccer fields

A huge excavation in southwest China earlier this year unearthed hundreds of artifacts dating back more than 3,000 years, including a gold mask tha ...
US-China relations: Biden and Xi talking on the phone on Friday

US-China relations: Biden and Xi talking on the phone on Friday

US President Joe Biden and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping were on the phone on Friday and, according to a White House reading, had a "broad, st ...
The “air breathing” technology that China is hoping can power a new generation of satellites

The “air breathing” technology that China is hoping can power a new generation of satellites

Researchers at Beihang University in Beijing have found that shock waves can occur in space that destabilize objects moving at very high speeds. T ...
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi warns that the world “must come together more than ever”

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi warns that the world “must come together more than ever”

Foreign Minister Wang Yi promised in a speech that China will become a pillar of an “open world economy” and help combat global public health crise ...
Russia’s Gazprom-Neft signals shift from US dollar payments in China

Russia’s Gazprom-Neft signals shift from US dollar payments in China

A Russian oil company has begun making some payments for aviation fuel in China in yuan as Moscow and Beijing seek to reduce their dependence on th ...