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Mainland reports 5 new local COVID-19 cases

People receive COVID-19 vaccine in the inoculation site of the Guangyi International E-Commerce Industrial Park in Haizhu District of Guangzhou, South China's Guangdong province, June 19, 2021. (PHOTO / XINHUA) BEIJING – The Chinese mainland on Saturday reported five new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases, including two in Jiangsu and one each in Liaoning, Guangdong and […]

Guangdong reports locally transmitted COVID-19 case

A medical worker collects a swab sample from a resident for COVID-19 testing in Nanjing, east China's Jiangsu province, July 21, 2021. (JI CHUNPENG / XINHUA) NANJING /GUANGZHOU – South China's Guangdong province on Thursday reported a new locally transmitted asymptomatic COVID-19 case. The asymptomatic carrier, a 23-year-old woman, recently visited the eastern Chinese city […]

Xi calls for opening up, opposes decoupling

Chinese President Xi Jinping addresses the APEC Informal Economic Leaders' Retreat via video link in Beijing, July 16, 2021. (PHOTO/XINHUA) BEIJING – Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday called for removing barriers, opening up and seeking integration. Addressing the APEC Informal Economic Leaders' Retreat via video link in Beijing, Xi stressed the importance of promoting […]