Sept 18 Incident memorialized in Shenyang –

Students and soldiers attend a ceremony at the Sept 18 Incident History Museum in Shenyang, Northeast China’s Liaoning province, on Sept 18, to commemorate the Sept 18 Incident, which marked Japan’s full-scale invasion of China and the beginning of the 14 years of the Chinese People’s War of Resistance Against Japanese Aggression, and opened up the prelud...

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Johnson acts to head off revolt on bill – World –

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson holds a cabinet meeting at the Foreign Office in London, Britain Sept 15, 2020. [Photo/Agencies] UK leader said to have won over Tory waverers on bill that is angering British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has reportedly reached a deal with disgruntled lawmakers from his own party who had threatened a revolt over his government’s ...

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Veteran photographer considers nature a ‘good teacher’ –

Li Minguo and her two daughters lead a close-to-nature life in Yunnan province, which is revealed in Xiao’s photos.[Photo provided to China Daily] Camera lenses are portrait photographer Xiao Quan’s “eyes”. His recently published photo album, Xiao Quan in Linda and Wanda’s World-part of his work on photos of ordinary people-captures images ...

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Building of digital nation advancing in many areas –

The construction of “digital China” has made great achievements, with significant progress in the country’s digital economy and innovation, information authorities said on Thursday. The achievements have benefited people from both home and abroad, they said. By end of 2018, active users of IPv6-the most recent version of Internet Protocol, had reached 270 ...

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African envoys gather in Hangzhou for cooperation

African envoys gather in Hangzhou for cooperation (ezhejiang.gov.cn) Updated : 2020-09-17 Print Mail Large Medium Small The Zhejiang provincial government hosts a conference with African envoys in Hangzhou on Sept 14. [Photo/zj.zjol.com.cn] The Zhejiang provincial government hosted a conference with African envoys in the provincial capital of Hangzhou on Sept 14. The co...

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Quartet to read –

From a portrait of contemporary working-class womanhood in Japan to the rules of contagion, and from unlocking the secrets of the universe to the meaning of clothes and how we wear them, here are four titles to enliven your stay-at-home experience. Mieko Kawakami You know you’re about to read something special when renowned writer Haruki Murakami calls the author hi...

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Banks offer series of loans to boost growth – Chinadaily.com.cn

Wang Xueyuan, a worker at Hangzhou Xinnan Rattan and Bamboo Works Co Ltd, makes a wooden rattan chair for Zara Home in Spain.[Photo by Wang Xihong/For China Daily] China’s State-owned lenders helping finance work recovery of micro and small enterprises from the COVID-19 epidemic Commercial banks have been ramping up support for small businesses to ensure stable...

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Mid-Autumn Festival celebrations in Sydney to go digital this year –

China’s Mid-Autumn Festival, also known as the Moon Festival, falls on Oct 1 this year. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, China Cultural Centre in Sydney is going to launch online celebrations to share the joy of the festival. One of the highlights, “Full Moon Melodies-Chinese Chamber Music 2020 Live Stream Show” will kick off on Sept. 19, China Cultural Centre...

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