Several major Chinese cities optimizing control measures

A hairdresser attends to a customer as her business reopened after COVID-19 control measures were eased in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, on Thursday. (PHOTO / XINHUA) GUANGZHOU/CHONGQING – Residents in many cities including Beijing, Guangzhou and Chongqing, which have experienced mass infections recently, have embraced the optimization of control measures in order to bring life and […]

Xi hails anniversary of normalized ties with DRC

Xi hails anniversary of normalized ties with DRC

President Xi Jinping exchanged congratulations on Thursday with Democratic Republic of Congo President Felix Tshisekedi on the 50th anniversary of the normalization of diplomatic relations, with both leaders vowing to promote the countries' strategic partnership. In a congratulatory message to Tshisekedi, Xi said that over the past half century, China-DRC relations have developed in a […]

Xi message buoys Indonesia

President's condolences attest to countries' partnership, experts say Residents walk on Wednesday amid damaged houses in Cianjur, West Java Province, after the earthquake on Monday. (PHOTO / REUTERS) The condolences expressed by Chinese President Xi Jinping for the families of victims of an earthquake in Indonesia this week demonstrate the care felt toward a friendly […]

Guangzhou steps up virus fight

City puts stricter controls in place as COVID-19 cases remain high Couriers wait for customers to fetch their deliveries at an entrance of a closed-off community in Liwan district of Guangzhou, Guangdong province, on Wednesday. (PHOTO PROVIDED TO CHINA DAILY) Guangzhou, Guangdong province, has further intensified its fight against COVID-19 as the number of infections […]

Beijing successful in keeping new outbreaks under control

Guangzhou extends restriction in district as transmissions in community remain A volunteer distributes daily supplies to residents in a closed community in Zhengzhou, Henan province, on Monday. (HUANG YUYANG / FOR CHINA DAILY) The Chinese capital has effectively controlled the COVID-19 outbreaks that have occurred continuously since late September, and the Beijing Marathon, which was […]