China puts campus recruitment online, enrolls more master's degree students

China expects to see a total of 8.74 million college graduates this year, and the novel coronavirus epidemic has increased the employment pressure on new graduates.

Arrest of Jimmy Lai signals HK govt's enhanced enforcement after months-long riots

The Hong Kong Police Force detained several Hong Kong riot leaders including Apple Daily founder Jimy Lai Chee-ying and pan-democratic figures Lee Cheuk-yan and Yeung Sum on Friday for taking part in an illegal assembly and criminal intimidation.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/28 11:01:35

S.Koreans interpret China's entry measures

South Koreans interviewed by the Global Times were divided over strict entry and quarantine measures taken by Chinese cities amid the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in countries like Japan and South Korea, as some said it's for the health of everyone while some consider it rather unfair.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/29 0:48:40

Origin of novel coronavirus still hangs in the air

More efforts are needed to uncover the mysterious nature of the novel coronavirus, experts say, as more cases showing no travel history to infected areas or contact with patients have been reported in countries such as the US, further complicating the discussions about the origin of the virus.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/29 0:38:40

Autopsies offer key clues for early stage COVID-19 patients

Autopsies show severe damage to COVID-19 patients' lungs and immune system, according to a doctor in Wuhan reached by the Global Times, who called for measures to prevent fibrosis of the lungs at an early stage of the disease.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/29 0:33:48

Why is China's candidate, Wang Binying, best for the WIPO?

The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) election next week to pick its next director general has clearly been politicized by the US. However, despite its ill intentions, Washington did shed light on a critical issue at the UN agency tasked with overseeing the world's massive intellectual property (IP) system: the election is of vast implications. That is precisely why we have to brush aside toxic politics and focus on candidates' professional merits to elect the best person to lead the agency.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/28 15:17:43

China sends medics to Iran for virus control

China has sent a team of four disease control experts to Iran to support the country's anti-epidemic effort, the Global Times learned, following the rising cases of infections in the country including at least seven high ranking officials, including the vice president, and the comparatively much higher mortality rate.
Source: Global Times | 2020/2/29 0:13:40

China to strengthen communication with Italy in fighting COVID-19: FM

China is ready to strengthen communication with Italy in professional fields in the fight against COVID-19, said Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/28 22:17:08

China's procuratorates to beef up public interest litigation for wildlife protection

China's procuratorial organs will continue to increase efforts in guiding and handling public litigation cases for wildlife protection, said Zhang Xueqiao, deputy procurator-general of the Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP).
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/28 22:11:17

China to provide aid to South Korea, Iran as coronavirus spreads overseas

China's Foreign Ministry said Friday that China will do what it can to provide assistance to South Korea and Iran in fighting the novel coronavirus as COVID-19 continues to spread overseas.
Source: CGTN | 2020/2/28 21:29:57

Beijing universities subsidize students for online classes amid epidemic

Multiple universities in Beijing have issued telecommunication subsidies to students from impoverished families to ensure their online learning during a prolonged winter break as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/28 21:13:40

Chinese researchers detect novel coronavirus in tears, conjunctival secretions from infected patient

Chinese researchers have recently found the novel coronavirus in tears and conjunctival secretions from one patient infected with the virus.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/28 20:41:10

China puts campus recruitment online, enrolls more master's degree students

China expects to see a total of 8.74 million college graduates this year, and the novel coronavirus epidemic has increased the employment pressure on new graduates.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/28 20:39:30

Wuhan has thousands of spare beds in makeshift COVID-19 hospitals

Wuhan, the epicenter of the novel coronavirus outbreak, has over 5,000 spare beds in its 16 temporary hospitals, which were converted from gyms, exhibition centers and other facilities to cope with a shortage of beds amid the coronavirus outbreak, China's health authority said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/2/28 20:31:09