A worker packs spindles at a textile plant in Shihezi city, Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, July 7, 2021.In late April, the CCA launched an initiative to promote the sustainable development of China's cotton, after signing deals with leading domestic cotton producers, some of them in Xinjiang.
On June 30, one year after the national security law for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region came into effect, several Western media outlets reviewed the transformations it brought about by it, citing "political pressure" most frequently.
One year after the national security law came into effect, Hong Kong is enjoying security and prosperity again. The Hong Kong SAR government has honored its duty of ensuring security and prosperity to its people, and the national security law plays an essential, irreplaceable role in that process.
For many coronavirus-stricken countries, G7's promise of over 1 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses looks like a drop in the ocean.
The wiretapping scandal disclosed the real face of a country that routinely cracks down on others on the pretext of "cybersecurity."
The 127-page U.S. Senate report, which found failures at all levels of law enforcement, government and the military allowed the attack on the U.S. Capitol on Jan 6 to happen, is a good lesson for some misguided youngsters in Hong Kong.
With another 355 local infections reported on Sunday, the COVID-19 pandemic situation in Taiwan remains worrying.
On Thursday, the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Legislative Council passed the Improving Electoral System (Consolidated Amendments) Bill 2021, which means the local legislation of improving HKSAR's electoral system has been wrapped up.
Members of the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue should not provoke China lest they trigger a heavy global economic backlash, former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad told Nikkei Asia in a recent interview.
Three centenarian survivors of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre testified in court during a U.S. congressional hearing on Wednesday, suing the city of Tulsa. It has been a hundred years since a violent white mob swept the city’s "Black Wall Street," "killing hundreds of African Americans," according to The Guardian.
Since China's economic reforms began and the country started "rising," Western media has unleashed a massive propaganda campaign against it, the root cause of which is "jealousy," Russian Today has reported.
Ben Sasse, a U.S. senator from Nebraska, suggested in The Wall Street Journal the American government should expand global vaccine assistance and set a goal of vaccinating more than one billion people around the world by Thanksgiving, claiming it is "a genuine once-in-a-generation opportunity to show the world what U.S. leadership looks like.”
Mick Wallace, a member of the European Parliament from Ireland on Wednesday tweeted a video in which he spoke highly of China's achievements in terms of poverty alleviation, climate mitigation, anti-COVID-19 fight, etc. Meanwhile, he questioned why EU politicians would rather choose confrontation than cooperation?
China's population on the mainland reached 1.41178 billion, remaining the largest in the world, according to data from the seventh national population census on Tuesday.
Censure from some U.S. media and its so-called rocket experts accusing China of being "irresponsible" for leaving Long March-5B rocket debris "uncontrolled, causing threats to objects on Earth" have further highlighted the ulterior motives of the U.S. after the debris fell into the Indian Ocean on Sunday.
A recent survey by Alliance of Democracies found that 45 percent of Europeans thought the U.S. has a negative rather than positive impact on democracy (45 percent negative vs 38 percent positive).
The Lancang-Mekong Cooperation (LMC) is crucial to help promote power connectivity and energy cooperation among the six LMC countries, an official at the Electricite Du Cambodge (EDC) said in a recent interview.
Racism against Asians is becoming more entrenched in Canada, with concerns perhaps the sharpest in British Columbia, the country's westernmost province known for its diverse Asian communities.
A bill targeting anti-Asian hate crimes is on the way. Will it be a cure or an empty promise? Only time will tell.
Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Thursday exchanged views on the Myanmar situation in telephone conversations with Don Pramudwinai, Thai deputy prime minister and foreign minister, and Erywan bin Pehin Yusof, second minister of foreign affairs of Brunei, the rotating chair of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
China's pledge to have CO2 emissions peak before 2030 and achieve carbon neutrality before 2060 are hugely significant commitments and deserve to be commended, a renowned U.S. expert said.
From "I have a dream" to "I can't breathe," it takes African Americans 57 years to "catch a breath" with the conviction of Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd. If the conviction is a "step forward," then do not ignore the struggling Asian Americans.
The 52nd Earth Day on April 22 will seek to raise awareness of protecting and cherishing the planet, our only home, amid the Japanese government's plans to release more than one million tons of Fukushima nuclear wastewater into the ocean.
People rally to protest against the Japanese government's decision to discharge contaminated radioactive wastewater in Fukushima Prefecture into the sea, in Tokyo on April 13, 2021.
Last year, the number of gun violence death topped 435,000, including nearly 300 children, more than any other year in at least two decades.A more underlying reason for the deteriorating gun violence in the United States is that the government makes little effort to address the root causes -- racism, poverty and lack of access to education.
The United States' ban on Xinjiang-grown cotton over allegations of "forced labor" is aimed at destabilizing China, said some peace activists who also accuse the U.S. government of failing to address its own human rights violations.
By alleging that Hong Kong's elections "will not produce meaningful democratic results" on April Fool's Day, U.S. consul-general Hanscom Smith actually made a fool of himself.
Western cultural supremacism and imperialism have caused many catastrophes in the human history, Canadian scholar Taylor C. Noakes said in an article recently published on National Post, while lashing out at domestic retrograde understanding of Indigenous history.
COVID-19 has infected more than 120 million people. If there is one thing that can save humanity from the pandemic and prevent similar future outbreaks, the surest bet is science. While scientists are busy probing facts, some people in Western countries are busy politicizing the pathogen and finding scapegoats. That can be more harmful than the virus.