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Did you know there are eight non-Communist parties that help the ruling Communist Party of China run the country? The political systems of the world are as unique as the countries themselves. In China, under the leadership of the CPC, non-Communist parties, organisations and individuals from across society participate in state affairs and help supervise the overall system.
After Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos purchased the Washington Post, the New Yorker published a satirical piece called "Amazon founder says he clicked on Washington Post by mistake" in The Borowitz Report, a humor column written by Andy Borowitz. Xinhua news agency, China's official state run media, translated the piece word for word and published it in their International News section.
In the winter of 1937, Japanese troops sacked Nanjing, killing 300,000 Chinese at a rate of one victim every 12 seconds and raping tens of thousands of women, in what has been called one of the most savage atrocities of WWII. Xinhua Special asks -- In a time of peace and prosperity, why is it so important that we never forget the Nanjing Massacre?
“Toilet Revolution” started in China three years ago and it is about to be extended from the cities to the countryside. In our latest episode of Xinhua Special we pound the pavements of Beijing to see if the changes have been a welcome relief. Across the world 2.4 billion people live with access to unhygienic toilets or no toilet whatsoever. Sewage has contaminated food, water and soil, and is a major source of disease. In fact, some people say that one fly in a toilet is dangerous than 100 tigers. Within three years China installed or upgraded 68,000 toilets, and from 2018 to 2020, another 64,000 will be done.
The white, X-shape flying camera named "DJI Phantom" is probably the most recognizable civil unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) in the world. It has crashed on the lawn of the White House, and also provided great help during the rescue of Nepal earthquake.
Speculation is rife that Dongfeng Honda Engine Co deputy general manager Li Chunrong, who has joined Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co Ltd (Geely) to oversee operations in Proton, will be appointed chief executive officer of the Malaysian automobile company. A China Press report, quoting the Xinhua state news agency, states that Li left Dongfeng Honda and joined Geely on Aug 22.
With one month to go, Rio de Janeiro is fully occupied with the preparation for the Olympic and Paralymic Games to be held for the first time in South America from August to September. Besides a somewhat crippling interim government, the public cast much doubt about the delayed construction of sports venues, the under-budget security, the rampant Zika virus, as well as the pollution of water game locations. Xinhua sports writer Ji Ye has worked in Rio for over two years. His recent inspection of the related places may help you get a better understanding of the truth behind. (Soundbite) Ji Ye, Xinhua Sports Writer in Rio "Construction work on Rio's Olympic Park has reached 99% completion. 5 of 9 venues at the park are ready. Media facilities and the Olympic Park hotel are ready. However so...
China's official news agency Xinhua reported, Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook discussed user data security at a meeting on Wednesday with a top Chinese government official in Beijing. The meeting comes days after a Chinese web monitoring group published a report saying Apple users in China have been targeted in a sophisticated and widespread attack by hackers seeking private user data stored on the iCloud service. The group, Greatfire.org, has alleged Chinese government involvement in the hack, a claim the government has strongly refuted. http://news.yahoo.com/apple-ceo-discusses-security-top-chinese-official-amid-102538747--finance.html http://www.wochit.com
(3 Aug 2011) AP Television New York City, USA - August 1, 2011 1. Tilt down Xinhua electronic sign 2. Mid of Xinhua News Agency electronic sign on Times Square, New York 3. Pan from people taking pictures to wide of Times Square 2. Mid of Xinhua sign coming on New York City - July 29, 2011 5. SOUNDBITE (English) Gary Singer, CEO of Buyology Inc.: "You''re paying a lot of money to be on Times Square, and you''re doing it for reasons beyond just the normal metrics. You''re doing it for the sense of what you impart on people and what Xinhua is going to accomplish with that billboard is people are going to feel them as a powerful brand, not just think of them as a powerful brand." New York City - August 1, 2011 6. Wide of Times Square, New York 7. Mid of cars driving through Times...
China's DAMPE satellite has detected some unusual signals, which might help us understand the mysteries of the dark matter! The research findings were just published by the journal Nature. Our latest episode of Xinhua Special probes the issues with chief scientist Mr. Chang Jin!
The Apple CEO sits down with us at this year's Fortune Global Forum to discuss innovation, Apple’s successes and challenges in China, and what’s next for the world’s most admired company. Subscribe to Fortune - http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=FortuneMagazineVideo FORTUNE is a global leader in business journalism with a worldwide circulation of more than 1 million and a readership of nearly 5 million, with major franchises including the FORTUNE 500 and the FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For. FORTUNE Live Media extends the brand's mission into live settings, hosting a wide range of annual conferences, including the FORTUNE Global Forum. Website: http://fortune.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FortuneMagazine Twitter: https://twitter.com/FortuneMagazine Fo...
The official Xinhua news agency reported, Apple Inc Chief Executive Tim Cook discussed user data security at a meeting on Wednesday with a top Chinese government official in Beijing. The meeting comes days after a Chinese web monitoring group published a report saying Apple users in China have been targeted in a sophisticated and widespread attack by hackers seeking private user data stored on the iCloud service. The group, Greatfire.org, has alleged Chinese government involvement in the hack, a claim the government has strongly refuted. http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/businessNews/~3/Hg3C-jGnC7Y/story01.htm http://www.wochit.com