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European Parliament calls for sanctions on Poland

Poland will not act under “the pressure of blackmail”, says Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki. (PHOTO / BLOOMBERG) WARSAW – The European Parliament adopted a resolution on Thursday, calling on the European Commission and European Council to launch infringement procedures against Poland. With 502 votes for, 153 against and 16 abstentions, the resolution said Poland's Constitutional […]

Xi inspects Yellow River estuary

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, inspects the estuary of the Yellow River in the city of Dongying, East China's Shandong province, Oct 20, 2021. (PHOTO / XINHUA) JINAN – Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on Wednesday inspected the estuary of the Yellow […]

China issues plan for Chengdu- Chongqing economic circle

This undated photo shows Liangjiang New Area in Chongqing, the third State-level economic development zone in China. (LIU CHAN / XINHUA) BEIJING – The Communist Party of China Central Committee and the State Council have issued a master plan for the construction of the Chengdu-Chongqing economic circle in southwest China. The plan, made public Wednesday, […]

3 killed, over 30 injured after explosion in northeast China

Rescuers work at the explosion site in Shenyang, capital of northeast China's Liaoning province, Oct 21, 2021. (PHOTO / XINHUA) SHENYANG – Three people were killed and over 30 others injured after an explosion Thursday in Shenyang, capital of northeast China's Liaoning province, according to local authorities. ALSO READ: 1 dead, 7 injured in North China plant […]

Guideline sets biodiversity goals

China to expand national parks, increase forest areas and protect more wetlands A giant panda plays after snow at Shenshuping base of China Conservation and Research Center for the Giant Panda in Wolong National Nature Reserve, Southwest China's Sichuan province, Dec 17, 2020. (PHOTO / XINHUA) In a move to enhance biodiversity conservation, the central […]

Grain output to grow despite heavy rains

Almost 80 percent of autumn grains harvest completed, official says Villagers harvest cabbages in Dagong town, Haian, Jiangsu province, on Monday. The vegetables will go to the domestic market. (JIANG MING / FOR CHINA DAILY) China's grain output will increase substantially this year despite persistent rainfall that has caused "unprecedented difficulties" for the autumn grain […]