China's first 5 national parks guard wildlife2021-10-18
China has formally announced its first batch of five national parks, covering a total land area of more than 230,000 square kilometers and conserving nearly 30 percent of the country's key terrestrial wildlife species.
Local governments roll out booster shots2021-10-18
Some local governments in China have begun offering COVID-19 booster shots to people over 18 who have already been vaccinated amid rising evidence supporting the ability of an additional dose to improve immunity.
Taihu Tunnel to aid regional economy, connectivity2021-10-18
Taihu Tunnel, the longest passageway under a lake ever built in China, is expected to open to traffic in December and bring several cities and regions in the Yangtze River Delta region closer together.
HK vibrant with National Day festivities2021-10-18
As Hong Kong people celebrated this year's National Day, Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor said the Special Administrative Region has truly gotten on the right track of "one country, two systems".
Beijing 2022 presents key COVID-19 countermeasures to IOC, IPC2021-10-18
The Beijing 2022 Organizing Committee on Wednesday presented key COVID-19 countermeasures to the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board (EB) meeting chaired by President Thomas Bach, in the presence of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) president Andrew Parsons.
10-year plan pledges to cut mortality rate2021-10-18
The central government has pledged to reduce the mortality rate among newborns to below three per thousand by 2030, a 10-year plan on children's development said.
Theme parks popular with tourists during holiday2021-10-18
Domestic tourism registered a steady recovery over the Mid-Autumn Festival holiday－a traditional festival for family reunions that ran from Sunday to Tuesday－with short-distance tours and theme parks favored by travelers, industry insiders said.