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Hong Kong launches first self-service library station

2017-12-05 17:27:00

The government of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) announced Tuesday to launch the city's first self-service library station, offering users round-the-clock public library services with enhanced convenience and accessibility. Full Story

China's compulsory education not to be extended to 12 years: authority

2017-12-05 17:26:00

China's nine years of compulsory education will not be extended to 12 years, the Department of Basic Education of China's Ministry of Education (MOE) said in a statement Tuesday. Full Story

China's Long March rockets complete 60 commercial launches

2017-12-05 16:56:00

China's Long March rockets have completed 60 commercial launches for both domestic and overseas clients, according to the ongoing 5th China Space Forum in Beijing. Full Story

World Internet Conference concludes in East China

2017-12-05 16:34:00

The fourth World Internet Conference concluded Tuesday in the East China town of Wuzhen after three days of discussions and exhibitions of cutting-edge internet products. Full Story

Man sentenced to one year in prison for grabbing bus steering wheel

2017-12-05 16:32:00

A man was sentenced to one year in prison for grabbing a bus steering wheel, which caused the bus to almost fall off a cliff, according to a court in Southwest China's Chongqing municipality on Tuesday. Full Story

Chinese president receives credentials of 11 ambassadors

2017-12-05 16:28:00

President Xi Jinping received the credentials presented by 11 new ambassadors to China at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Tuesday. Full Story

Polar icebreaker Snow Dragon arrives in Antarctic

2017-12-05 16:25:00

Snow Dragon, China’s polar icebreaker, arrives in the Antarctic for its 34th scientific expedition. Full Story

Henan to reward Good Samaritans

2017-12-05 16:21:00

Henan government passed a regulation focused on rewarding Good Samaritans on Friday in Zhengzhou, the capital city of Central China's Henan province, showing the details while encouraging people to voluntarily offer assistance to those in need of emergen Full Story

CPC congratulates Taiwan Democratic Self-Government League on 70th anniversary

2017-12-05 16:18:00

The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee has sent a congratulatory message to the Taiwan Democratic Self-Government League on its 70th anniversary. Full Story

China-made amphibious aircraft passes assessment for maiden flight

2017-12-05 16:14:00

The AG600, a large amphibious aircraft developed by China, has passed the official technical quality assessment for its maiden flight, according to the developer. Full Story