Tag «CHINA WATCH»

China airs Xinjiang truths Western media selectively report to fit their stereotype: analysts

Photo:Screengrab of CGTN China’s state broadcasters consecutively aired three documentaries from Thursday illustrating the anti-terrorism efforts in Northwest China’s Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, a terrorist organization East Turkistan Islamic Movement’s (ETIM) role in plotting terrorist attacks in China and US hypocrisy on human rights issues. The documentaries sparked wide discussions on domestic and overseas media. …

China denies entry to Australian politicians Andrew Hastie and James Paterson. Embassy explains why.

A screenshot of the website Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Australia responds to the to the inquiry on Andrew Hastie and James Paterson’s planned visit to China in November 2019. The Chinese Embassy in Australia said on Saturday that Chinese people don’t welcome people who make unwarranted attacks and disrespect China’s dignity …

Power of outreach International observers affirm the Confucius Institute’s positive impact on education and exchange

An African student sings a Chinese song at the Confucius Institute Headquarters Open Day ceremony on Friday. Photo: Courtesy of Confucius Institute Headquarters International students celebrated Confucius Institute scholarships at the Confucius Institute’s headquarters in Beijing, during its Open Day on November 8. Representatives of diplomatic envoys and officials of cultural institutions from 30 countries, …

Foreign diplomats learn about Chinese path via CPC plenum Foreign diplomats learn about Chinese path via CPC meeting

The Tiananmen Sqaure in Beijing Photo: VCG The International Department of the Communist Party of China Central Committee (IDCPC) held a thematic briefing on the fourth plenary session of the 19th CPC Central Committee on Friday, and invited more than 210 senior diplomats from more than 130 countries to the event. Guo Yezhou, vice minister …

China looking to build ‘iron man’ suits that let soldiers fly: experts

An individual jetpack system is on display at Super Warrior 2019 Military Individual Exoskeleton System Challenge in Beijing. Photo: Renminlujun Soldiers of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) could one day get their own “iron man” suits that feature heavy firepower, special armor and flying capability, military experts said on Wednesday as the PLA is …

China’s second aircraft carrier prepares for commissioning ceremony: report

China’s first domestically made aircraft carrier docks at the Dalian Shipyard in Northeast China’s Liaoning Province on October 22, 2019 after it returned from its eighth sea trial. Photo: IC China’s second aircraft carrier, the first domestically built, appears to be preparing for a possible commissioning ceremony since it returned from its eighth sea trial, …

China develops flying wing-designed stealth transport drone

Model of the FL-2 long range multipurpose high-subsonic transport drone on display at a military-civilian equipment and technology expo in Xi’an, Northwest China’s Shaanxi Province, in 2019. Photo: screenshot of WeChat account of Ordnance Industry Science Technology A Chinese company recently showcased an in-development stealth transport drone that features a hybrid of conventional and flying …