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Mainland reports 216 new local, confirmed COVID-19 cases

Medical workers of an air-inflated testing lab prepare to receive nucleic acid samples in Chengdu, Southwest China's Sichuan province, Sept 5, 2022. (LIU QIONG / XINHUA) BEIJING – The Chinese mainland on Thursday reported 216 locally transmitted, confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 42 in Sichuan and 41 in Guangdong, according to the National Health Commission's report […]

China renews orange alert for droughts

In this undated file photo, water gushes through an irrigation system in a rice paddy in Jiujiang, Jiangxi province. (PHOTO / XINHUA) BEIJING – China's national observatory on Thursday reissued an orange alert for droughts in parts of the country's southern, eastern and southwestern regions. Parts of Zhejiang, Anhui, Hubei, Fujian, Jiangxi, Hunan, Guizhou, Guangdong, […]

Increasing holiday spending helps boost consumption

People visit Jiaxiu Pavilion in Guiyang, capital of southwest China's Guizhou province, Oct 1, 2022. (TAO LIANG / XINHUA) China’s National Day holiday has seen both online and offline shopping gain momentum thanks to heightened consumer enthusiasm and the implementation of pro-consumption policies. Throughout the seven-day Golden Week, various pro-consumption activities were launched nationwide to […]

Global Development Initiative boosts benefits for Cambodia

Aerial photo taken on July 16, 2022 shows the Phnom Penh-Sihanoukville Expressway project in Preah Sihanouk Province, Cambodia. (PHOTO / XINHUA) Initiative will help build infrastructure for Phnom Penh, promote bilateral trade between two nations The China-proposed Global Development Initiative, or GDI, will create a platform for joint growth and see more benefits go to […]

Kuwait govt called for working with China on climate issues

An aerial photo shows part of the Qianjiangyuan-Baishanzu National Park in Zhejiang province. (PHOTO / XINHUA) KUWAIT CITY – The Kuwait Environment Public Authority is preparing an environmental project to address climate changes in the country and experts here have called for more cooperation with China, a pioneer country in their view, in combating climate-related […]

Chinese mainland reports 223 new local COVID-19 infections

Medical workers of an air-inflated testing lab prepare to receive nucleic acid samples in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan province, Sept 5, 2022. (LIU QIONG / XINHUA) BEIJING – The Chinese mainland on Tuesday reported 223 locally transmitted confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 64 in Inner Mongolia and 34 in Guangdong, according to the National Health Commission's […]

Holiday spending reflects upturn in China’s consumer market

Tourists try traditional Chinese garments in Ciqikou ancient town, Southwest China's Chongqing municipality, Oct 2, 2022. (PHOTO / XINHUA) BEIJING – During the National Day holiday in China, both online and offline shopping have gained momentum in the country, thanks to heightened consumer enthusiasm and the implementation of pro-consumption policies. During the seven-day Golden Week […]