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Female honor guard primed for parade
09-02 21:43
The Chinese military’s female honor guard goes through its paces before the Beijing military parade tomorrow. The parade will begin at 10am Beijing time.
Sailor Guo and crew off on Arctic adventure
09-02 17:50
Guo Chuan, the first Chinese sailor who completed a non-stop solo circumnavigation in a 40ft yacht, is expected to set sail tomorrow aboard “Qingdao China" mu...
Customs, port fees to be trimmed to help exporters
09-02 16:10
China is planning to cut more import-export fees in a bid to support sinking foreign trade. The government will lower costs for enterprises by cutting fees at ...
War veterans honored in Beijing
09-02 14:35
President Xi Jinping today granted medals to 30 Chinese and foreign veterans and civilians who fought for China in the second world war, ahead of the country's...
Xi to address war ceremony
09-02 13:27
President Xi Jinping will deliver a speech tomorrow morning before the military parade as part of China's commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the end of th...
Venezuela gets US$5b China loan to be repaid in oil
09-02 12:12
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says China has agreed to provide a US$5 billion loan to boost oil production. Maduro said last night during a speech...
High-speed rail connects North Korea border city
09-01 18:06
China opened a new high-speed rail line to link Dandong, which borders North Korea and Shenyang, capital of northeastern Liaoning Province. The Shenya...
Pole dancing granny enjoys the grind
09-01 17:57
Many seniors can put the younger generation to shame on China's outdoor gyms, but one grandmother has swapped the parallel bars for something a little more risque...
Regulator picks fight with brawling China United Airlines pilots
09-01 17:29
After a series of flight disruptions by angry or unruly passengers, Chinese media revealed a new menace to air travel: fighting pilots. Two of them came to ...
Journalist group calls for end to intimidation in China following business reporter’s arrest
09-01 16:41
The Committee to Protect Journalists is urging China to release a reporter accused of spreading false information on the stock market meltdown, calling it the ...
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