Hefei honored as 'Livable City in China with Pleasant Climate'

Hefei City has been awarded the national climate certification and won the title of 'Livable City in China with Pleasant Climate,' becoming the first provincial capital city in the country to receive this honor....

Hefei Blue Sky Rescue Team rushes to Türkiye after earthquake

The earthquake in Türkiye on February 6 caused severe casualties and property losses. On the afternoon of February 7, eight members of the Hefei Blue Sky Rescue Team will fly to Türkiye to carry out rescue work....

China pledges to better protect Bai culture with new cultural ecology reserve

Dali, the one and only autonomous prefecture of the Bai ethnic group in China, has been designated as a new national-level guardian of cultural ecology in a bid to better protect the region's cultural treasures....

WHO move on pandemic well justified

After the conclusion of the 14th meeting of its International Health Regulations (2005) Emergency Committee recently, the World Health Organization issued a statement saying the novel coronavirus pandemic remains a public health emergency of international concern....

Cross-border secondary students return to classrooms in Hong Kong after 3 years

Secondary schools in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region on Wednesday welcomed back groups of cross-border students for in-person classes, with parents and educators hailing the smooth operation at checkpoints but calling for more help with transportation arrangements....

GBA to launch new talent permits arrangement

Residents in the nine mainland cities of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area can apply for a new “talent visa” to Hong Kong and Macao special administrative regions starting Feb 20, the National Immigration Administration (NIA) announced on Thursday....

Across China: Horse racing vitalizes ancient village in north China

One day after the Lantern Festival, residents in Xiadongzhai Village, north China's Shanxi Province, had quick breakfasts before assembling for a long-anticipated occasion....

China's catering sector sees robust rebound

At noon outside Makai Restaurant in central Beijing, a long queue of eager customers could be seen almost every day over the past two weeks, as businesses continue to revive following China's optimization of its COVID-19 response....

Memorial site celebrates Olympic anniversary

After a temporary closure during the Chinese Lunar New Year holiday, the Samaranch Memorial has just reopened, coinciding with the first anniversary of the 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Beijing....

Busy land ports herald thriving foreign trade

A fully-loaded cargo train left the international land port of Urumqi for Kazakhstan on Monday, marking the departure of the 6,500th China-Europe freight train from the land port....

Century-old street in SW China gets trendy new refurbishments

The century-old street of Nanzheng is famed for its traditional architecture and small stores. Now, this historical block has been revamped to meet the needs of modern-day tourists. Take a stroll with us in the city of Kaiyuan, southwest China....

GLOBALink | Chinese civilian efforts intensify to help earthquake rescue in Türkiye

Several Chinese civilian rescue teams have departed for Türkiye to help with rescue efforts following devastating earthquakes.The first batch of the Blue Sky Rescue (BSR) team, a professional non-profit search-and-rescue organization, consists of 50 members....

Wuqiang woodblock New Year painting promoted in N China's Hebei

Wuqiang county in North China's Hebei province has made efforts to pass on and promote the culture of Wuqiang woodblock New Year painting, a national intangible cultural heritage listed in 2006. A series of cultural and creative products made with modern technology has been introduced to attract youngsters....

Strategy offers opportunities for foreign firms

China's efforts to pursue self-reliance in crucial technologies will create opportunities for multinationals to thrive along with their Chinese counterparts, as a more innovative China can help buoy global economic recovery....