Asia

» Auto updated continuously

• Source limited to: China Daily

 2022-01-12 02:16 

China Daily

[ World ]

Booster doses of current vaccines may not be enough: WHO...

The World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday that current COVID-19 vaccines may need to be updated if they are to provide continued protection against emerging variants, including Omicron....

 2022-01-12 02:15 

China Daily

[ World ]

Doctors: Some people in US trying to contract Omicron deliberately...

Doctors say there is a dangerous trend of people deliberately getting the highly contagious Omicron variant of the coronavirus to...

 2022-01-12 02:15 

China Daily

Policy Digest...
 2022-01-12 02:14 

China Daily

Plan focuses on affordable elderly care...

China is taking steps to make affordable nursing services available to more elderly people in the next four years to meet the needs of its aging population and improve the quality of their lives....

 2022-01-12 02:13 

China Daily

Fresh face-lift for giant Buddha statue...

CHENGDUThe world's largest stone Buddha statue, the Giant Buddha of Leshan, needs repairs, again....

 2022-01-12 02:12 

China Daily

Shanghai hospital offers overseas patients online consultations...

A Shanghai hospital recently carried out the city's first online, transnational, multidisciplinary team consultations for four patients overseas who were unable to return for follow-up treatment due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions....

 2022-01-12 02:09 

China Daily

14th Five-Year Plan outlines stronger online copyright protection...

The National Copyright Administration of China recently published the 14th Five-Year Plan for Copyright Protection, outlining 26 key tasks in six areas: the copyright law system; the administrative protection system; the need to crack down on infringement...

 2022-01-12 02:05 

China Daily

[ World ]

Biden reaffirms support for changing Senate filibuster to pass voting rights bills...

US President Joe Biden in a speech Tuesday in Atlanta, Georgia, said he supports changing the Senate filibuster rule so as to make it easier for the chamber to pass legislation upholding Americans' right to vote....

 2022-01-12 02:03 

China Daily

[ World ]

US refuses to learn lessons about COVID-19, economy: media...

For the time being, the United States seems to be hoping the Omicron variant is a temporary danger, refusing to learn the lesson about COVID-19 and the economy, thus forcing American workers to white-knuckle it once again, said an article published by Vox...

 2022-01-12 02:02 

China Daily

MNCs feeling buoyant about China in 2022...

Editor's Note: The Chinese economy has managed to withstand a slew of challenges in the past year, and policy priority in 2022 will focus on maintaining stable growth as identified by top policymakers at the annual tone-setting Central Economic Work C...

 2022-01-12 01:45 

China Daily

[ World ]

World Bank downgrades 2022 global growth forecast to 4.1 pct...

The global economy is on track to grow by downwardly revised 4.1 percent this year amid new waves of the pandemic, rising inflation and continued supply chain bottlenecks, the World Bank Group said in its latest Global Economic Prospects released on Tuesd...

 2022-01-12 01:40 

China Daily

[ World ]

Sound policies credited for China progress...

China's economic transformation has proved an inspiration to policymakers and analysts in many countries around the world, Indian experts said....

 2022-01-12 01:38 

China Daily

[ World ]

Russia-US breakthrough seen as unlikely...

US and Russian officials held crucial talks on Monday amid soaring tensions over Ukraine and security demands from Moscow, but experts said there was little hope of a diplomatic breakthrough....

 2022-01-12 01:38 

China Daily

Saudi Aramco vows support for low-carbon transitioning...

Saudi Aramco, a top energy supplier, vowed to further support the country's low-carbon transition on Tuesday with the establishment of the Nonmetallic Excellence and Innovation Center for Building Materials in Beijing....

 2022-01-12 01:38 

China Daily

[ World ]

Probe follows Kazakh unrest, with foreign links suspected...

Investigations are being carried out into terrorist attacks that swept Kazakhstan and external intervention cannot be ruled out, the Central Asian nation's top envoy in China has said, as the situation stabilizes and the security forces restore contro...

 2022-01-12 01:31 

China Daily

China's CPI up 1.5% in December...
 2022-01-12 01:30 

China Daily

Chinese mainland reports 166 new local cases...

We provide the latest updates and crucial information on the global COVID-19 pandemic here....

 2022-01-12 01:26 

China Daily

[ World ]

Climate change may cause additional kidney stones...

Climate change in the coming decades could lead to an increase in cases of kidney stones that would bring huge costs to healthcare systems, according to research by scientists in the United States....

 2022-01-12 01:25 

China Daily

Servier tapping pharmaceutical opportunities in nation...

With an eye on China's huge market potential, Servier is eager to tap business opportunities in the country amid its pursuit of innovation-driven high-quality development, said Stephane Mascarau, general manager of Servier China, the China unit of the...

 2022-01-12 01:25 

China Daily

[ World ]

Insecurity threatens hard-won gains in W. Africa, Sahel...

Despite West Africa and the Sahel region making impressive progress in regional cooperation and economic growth, ongoing insecurity is jeopardizing hard-won gains....

 2022-01-12 01:22 

China Daily

'Smarter' decisions for bigger biz...

Chinese artificial intelligence startup 4Paradigm is seeking the lead in leveraging AI for decision-making in a bid to fuel the momentum of industries, eyeing rising opportunities from the digital transformation trend among Fortune 500 companies and indus...

 2022-01-12 01:20 

China Daily

[ World ]

Johnson is criticized over party revelations...

Pressure is building on British Prime Minister Boris Johnson after reports that he and his wife attended an outdoor social gathering organized for staff at Downing Street at the high point of lockdown in May 2020....

 2022-01-12 01:15 

China Daily

[ World ]

TikTok proves its value in brands' mission to engage with consumers...

Tiktok has now officially overtaken Google as the internet's most popular destination search-wise, boasting over 1 billion monthly users. As China's most famous digital export, the brand is synonymous with global vogue and pop culture....

 2022-01-12 01:12 

China Daily

Key steelmakers to post stellar profits for 2021...

China's steel industry expects solid profits in 2021, even as full-year output is estimated to have fallen by 35 million tons from a year earlier to some 1.03 billion tons, said the China Iron and Steel Association....

 2022-01-12 01:11 

China Daily

[ World ]

Cold reality of EU energy missteps sets in...

In the autumn of 2021, gas and electricity prices hit record highs in Europe as supplies dwindled and demand boomed. With the new year settling in, and Europeans freezing in a bitter winter, there are no signs that relief from hefty bills is on the way....

 2022-01-12 01:01 

China Daily

ADI swears by Chinese market...

Despite current supply shortages bedeviling the semiconductor industry in both China and the rest of the world, Analog Devices Inc, a US semiconductor company, said it is eyeing the Chinese market for big growth opportunities, following double-digit growt...

 2022-01-12 01:00 

China Daily

[ World ]

DPRK test-fires hypersonic missile: Media...
 2022-01-12 01:00 

China Daily

Nation's arts scene given fresh life...

Last month, the six-day national conference of the China Federation of Literary and Art Circles and the China Writers Association closed in Beijing. Held every five years, the conference brings influential artistic elites together....

 2022-01-12 00:16 

China Daily

Bright future for Hong Kong guided by CPC...

The path of democracy in Hong Kong under the guidance of the Communist Party of China and the central government is the right way ahead for the special administrative region's democratic progress, which suits the city's realities and will improve ...

 2022-01-12 00:12 

China Daily

President wishes Polish leader speedy recovery from COVID-19...

President Xi Jinping sent a message of sympathy to Polish President Andrzej Duda on Monday over his infection with the COVID-19 virus, and wished him a speedy recovery....

 2022-01-12 00:00 

China Daily

Xi eyes closer cooperation with Indonesia...

President Xi Jinping has called on China and Indonesia to jointly fight the COVID-19 pandemic and build a model of health cooperation, saying that China will continue to help Indonesia in its efforts to foster a regional vaccine production hub....

 2022-01-11 23:52 

China Daily

CPC urged to keep drawing on experience...

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, emphasizes the need for the CPC to forever preserve its advanced nature and purity and keep enhancing its ability to innovate, power to unite and capacity to struggle....

 2022-01-11 23:38 

China Daily

Ultra-high-definition screens getting significant boost from fresh impetus...

China is ratcheting up efforts to accelerate the construction of 4K and 8K ultra-high-definition large screens, with a focus on enriching application scenarios of UHD and bolstering their integration and innovative development with various industries, acc...

 2022-01-11 23:35 

China Daily

Bonds prove irresistible to foreign funds...

Dec-end holdings of interbank paper at $628b; CGBs, quasi-sovereigns shine...

 2022-01-11 23:21 

China Daily

[ World ]

Iranian, Chinese FMs to discuss major issues...

Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian is to visit China on Friday as Teheran said the latest round of talks in Vienna to revive the nuclear deal is nearing an agreement....

 2022-01-11 22:40 

China Daily

Top 10 Chinese home appliances firms in 2021...

The market value of the 87 listed home appliances companies in China reached 2.05 trillion yuan ($322.76 billion) as of Dec 31, 2021, with three exceeding 100 billion yuan and one topping 500 billion yuan....

 2022-01-11 20:17 

China Daily

[ World ]

Israeli PM: Omicron unstoppable but no need for 'hysteria'...

TEL AVIV, Israel — Prime Minister Naftali Bennett on Tuesday tried to calm Israelis anxious about the rapid spread of the omicron variant, insisting the government is managing the crisis better than most and ruling out a national shutdown....

 2022-01-11 15:57 

China Daily

Latest epidemic prevention and control measures of HK...
 2022-01-11 15:19 

China Daily

World Bank downgrades 2022 global growth forecast to 4.1%...

The global economy is on track to grow by 4.1 percent in 2022, down 0.2 percentage point from previous projection, the World Bank Group said in its latest Global Economic Prospects released on Tuesday....

 2022-01-11 13:27 

China Daily

China releases measures to keep foreign trade stable...

China on Tuesday unveiled new guidelines to ease pressures on foreign trade companies and keep the country's exports and imports stable....

 2022-01-11 12:37 

China Daily

Xi sends message of sympathy to Polish president...

BEIJING - Chinese President Xi Jinping has sent a message of sympathy to Polish President Andrzej Duda over the latter's infection with COVID-19....

 2022-01-11 12:35 

China Daily

Xi eyes closer post-pandemic cooperation with Indonesia...

Chinese President Xi Jinping said Tuesday that China and Indonesia should advance cooperation in a coordinated manner in the post-pandemic era....

 2022-01-11 12:03 

China Daily

Tibetans with bone disorder get free help in Beijing...

Twelve Tibetan patients with Kashin-Beck disease, or KBD, a disorder of the bones and joints, have arrived Beijing for free medical treatment at Peking University People's Hospital....

 2022-01-11 11:42 

China Daily

COVID-19-hit party: Violations detected in initial probe...

A preliminary investigation into the recent COVID-19-stricken banquet in Wan Chai showed the Spanish tapas restaurant where the event took place is suspected of not complying with the government's requirements for a Type D catering establishment, Hong...

 2022-01-11 11:38 

China Daily

Xi stresses better understanding, use of CPC's centenary historical experience...

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, on Tuesday called for efforts to deepen the review, study, education and promotion of the CPC's history so as to better understand and make good use of the historic...

 2022-01-11 11:18 

China Daily

[ World ]

UN seeks humanitarian aid for Somalia...

The United Nations and its humanitarian partners in Somalia's 2022 Humanitarian Response Plan are seeking close to $1.5 billion to assist 5.5 million of the most vulnerable people in the country. An estimated 7.7 million people in Somalia will require...

 2022-01-11 10:59 

China Daily

China's passenger car sales up 4.4% in 2021...

Sales of passenger cars in China rose 4.4 percent year-on-year to 20.15 million units in 2021 as strong demand for new energy vehicles (NEVs) continued to underpin market growth, industry data showed Tuesday....

 2022-01-11 10:35 

China Daily

Experts voice confidence in HK's democratic development...

Political heavyweights and scholars on Tuesday expressed confidence in the city as it charts a new course of democratic development with Hong Kong characteristics under "one country, two systems"....

 2022-01-11 10:32 

China Daily

More COVID cases found in Henan...

Anyang, Henan province, reported 58 new locally transmitted cases of COVID-19 from Monday to 8 am on Tuesday, according to a report in Anyang Daily....

 2022-01-11 10:15 

China Daily

China to build more subsidized rental homes to meet housing needs...

China will build more subsidized rental homes and renovate old residential communities in the next few years to ensure housing for those in need, according to the Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development....

  • Need an account?  
    or