China Daily (China)
BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - In a slap in the face for the United States, which is seeking a blanket ban by European countries on equipment provided by the Chinese telecommunications company Huawei, the British intelligence service has determined that using Huawei equipment does not pose a security threat.
BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - As one of the strategic city clusters — along with the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Coordinated Development and the Yangtze River Economic Belt — that are intended to act as engines for the national economy and facilitate the nation’s further opening-up, the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area is a key component of the national development strategy for the next 30 years or so.
BEIJING (China Daily / ANN) - The Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region will speed up the construction of major water conservation projects in the vast area to increase and better allocate water resources and provide a boost to economic development, said local officials and experts.
BEIJING (China Daily/ANN) - Research among cancer patient volunteers using parasites responsible for malaria is proceeding apace, despite conjecture online of the suspension of the project amid ethical and safety concerns.
BEIJING (China Daily / ANN) - More measures should be employed to encourage couples to give birth to a second child, while existing family planning policy should be further relaxed, population experts suggested amid expectations of further declines in the number of births in China.
HONG KONG (China Daily/ANN) - Hong Kong’s advantages as an international financial centre and in logistics, aviation, as well as innovation and technology, will help push forward the region’s development, experts feel as Beijing is set to unveil a blueprint this week to push the development of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area.
HONG KONG (China Daily/ANN) - Low fertility rate and declining adolescent population have led to many structural population problems including shortage of human resources, and declining population of women and female nursing staff, which will undermine China's social development in the long run, writes Mu Guangzong
HONG KONG (China Daily/ANN) - The 5,000-year history of Chinese civilization, the 170-year modern history of the struggle of the Chinese people, the 70-year history of New China and the 40-year history of reform and opening-up altogether constitute the distinctive characteristics of Chinese history, and record the nation’s unique and continuous development, writes Li Guoqiang.