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China Announced to Stop Cooperation with APA Hotel

On January 24, Zhang Lizhong, the spokesperson of China National Tourism Administration, announced that China has taken actions to stop all cooperation with APA hotel. On January 12, a traveler named KatAndSid from the US post a video on social media. KatAndSid lived in...


Jack Ma Meets Trump for Expanding Business

On January 10, Jack Ma, the chairman of the board of directors of Alibaba had a meeting with Trump, the elected president of America. The meeting last for 40 minutes. The meeting is mainly about the development and employment of middle and small-sized enterprises....


Sunken Silver Found in Sichuan Waters

Archaeologists hunting for cultural relics located a cache of silver buried under sunken rocks in the Pengshan District of Jiangkou County, Sichuan province on January 5. The silver is part of the treasure of Zhang Xianzhong, emperor of the short-lived Xi Dynasty (1644-1646). Work...


International Students Stumble During Study Aboard

The Hurun Report released its “2016 Study Abroad Trend Special Report,” an analysis of major trends in the study abroad market for Chinese students. According to the report, rising wealth in Chinese families is driving down the age at which students begin their overseas...


Leader of Taiwan Has Tough First Year

Tsai Ing-wen was elected the leader of Taiwan at the start of 2016, becoming the island’s first female leader. But 2016 was a tough year for the new leader. In early December, Tsai and Donald Trump, president-elect of the US, had a phone call....


Bureau Reminds Green Card Holders to Apply for Residence Permits

The Beijing Municipal Human Resources and Social Security Bureau clarified its rules on working residence permits and residence permits during a press conference on December 9. People who apply for a work permit before December 31 will not be required to apply for a...


Female Pilot Perishes in Training

Female Air Force Captain Yu Xu perished during a training accident on November 12. Yu was the first female J-10 pilot in China and one of China’s only four female pilots who are qualified to perform in air shows. The two J-10 planes collided...


Philippines Say China Visit Was About Economy

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte sought to assure Japan on Wednesday by saying that his visit to China last week was about economics only and the South China Sea disputes would be resolved peacefully. “You know, I went to China for a visit, and I...


My National Engine Documentary Series

Documentary series My National Engine by Qingwei Studio and Dujia Media is about Chinese society, people and policies. It introduces a real China with Chinese unique features based on history and culture. The series is presented in the form of animation in order to...