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BYD delivers electric buses to Japan

China's new energy vehicle manufacturer BYD has delivered its electric buses to Japan's Oze National Park, the Shenzhen-headquartered company said Monday.

Study outline on Xi Jinping's thinking on strengthening military published

An outline on Xi Jinping's thinking on strengthening the military, used for training of military personnel, has been published.

Tencent co-founder to establish mega trust for education

A mega charitable trust has been launched to support education development worldwide, especially in China. The charitable trust is financed by donations of stocks worth over 509.6 million USD.

Intelligent dining gains steam in China

Intelligent dining technology, including 3D food printing, tailor-made food services and drone deliveries are bringing changes to the food industry in China

126 agreements inked at 3rd World Intelligence Congress in Tianjin

A total of 126 agreements with an estimated investment of over 108 billion yuan (15.6 billion U.S. dollars) were inked at the third World Intelligence Congress on Sunday, according to the organizer.

New underwater system generates electricity from seawater

Chinese researchers have developed a low-cost underwater system to generate electricity from seawater, offering a new approach to handle short spikes in power demand and maintain longer-term steady power.

Beijing expands testing area for self-driving vehicles

Beijing's Haidian District, the capital's tech hub, is seeking to expand its lead in self-driving vehicles with a plan to create more spaces for tests.
 

Starbucks opens "silent cafe" in Guangzhou

Starbucks has opened a "silent cafe" in Guangzhou, where about half of the staff are people with hearing loss, as part of an initiative to support the employment of people with disabilities.

Strong winds hit Beijing, killing 4

Strong winds have swept across the city of Beijing since Sunday, killing three men and a woman, local media reported.

Beekeeping goes digital

Beekeepers in China's high-tech powerhouse of Zhejiang Province have developed a smart way of using intelligent beehives to revolutionize bee farming.

Exploring life on Mars in the Gobi desert

A Mars simulation base in the middle of China's Gobi desert might be the perfect place to introduce young, budding astronauts to what life would be like on the red planet.

Swimmers in Shanxi set Guinness World Record

A group of 536 swimmers created the pattern of a huge Five-starred Red Flag while floating on the Salt Lake in Yuncheng, Shanxi province and held the pose for two minutes, setting a new Guinness World Record.

Former Chinese top securities regulator under investigation

Former China Securities Regulatory Commission chief Liu Shiyu is under investigation on suspicion of "violations of laws and discipline" and has turned himself in.

3 dead, 87 injured after bar collapses in south China

At least three people were killed and 87 others injured after the roof of a night bar collapsed early Monday morning in the city of Bose, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region.

China to mark 70th anniversary of PRC founding with mass activities

​China will launch mass activities to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China (PRC).
 

China to further open up financial sector: central bank

China has made remarkable progress in opening up its financial sector and will continue to expand opening-up of the sector, the central bank said.

China allocates more funds for poverty relief

China's central budget has allocated an additional 35.12 billion yuan of funds for poverty relief, according to the Ministry of Finance.

Officials of China, ASEAN nations meet on South China Sea cooperation

Senior officials from China and ASEAN member countries met Saturday in Hangzhou to further coordinate on the South China Sea, agreeing to continue efforts for peace, tranquility and common development in the area.

Chinese research vessel departs for seamounts in Mariana Trench

Chinese research vessel Science left the eastern city of Qingdao Saturday, on an expedition to the little-known seamounts in the Mariana Trench, the world's deepest natural trench.

Lenovo denies rumors that it cut off supplies to Huawei

The rumors emerged after Donald Trump issued an executive order last Wednesday that's believed to effectively ban Huawei equipment from being used in America's telecommunications networks.

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