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Guards battle isolation, danger to protect border

For the past 19 years, Li Xiaojun has worked as a control officer on the China-Myanmar border in Nujiang Lisu autonomous prefecture, Yunnan province....


Xi Jinping sends message to China's annual security forum

Chinese President Xi Jinping has called for efforts to strengthen mutual trust and military cooperation and to defend international security, amid rising challenges of hegemonism, power politics and unilateralism....


Poverty relieve in Diqing features eco-conservation

In the past, we lived on chopping logs and extensive grazing, and the annual income of my seven-member family was only 5,000 yuan. ...


Tibetans see increased income through poverty relief

After reaping the highland barley in her field, she headed toward a local cooperative to make traditional handicrafts, where she picked up a second occupation as a sewer....


Yunnan sees foreign trade up 18 percent in Jan-Sept

Trade with countries along the Belt and Road grew by 16.7 percent year on year to 118.09 billion yuan in the first nine months....


Ancient city of moonlight restored in Shangri-La

At the end of the National Day holiday, Ye Yongzhen was very satisfied with occupancy rate: 80 percent. Ye is a 29-year-old Tibetan girl who owns a holiday inn in northwest Yunnan’s Shangri-La City....


Fall foliage adds beauty to Tibet's Potala Palace

The Potala Palace in Lhasa, Southwest China's Tibet autonomous region, is pictured surrounded by golden autumn foliage on Oct 16, 2019. The palace is a must-visit place for tourists in Lhasa....


Yunnan: A kingdom for flowers all year round

Long duration of sunshine and sufficient heat being ensured here provide an ideal environment for the growing of flowers nearly all year round. ...


Merry activities held in Shangri-La in National Day holiday

During the just-concluded National Day holiday, various merry-making activities were held in Shangri-La City, Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture. ...


Trans-Himalaya forum hails BRI cooperation

An international forum on Trans-Himalaya cooperation and exchanges was held in Nyingchi, in the Tibet autonomous region, on Tuesday....


Beautiful moon and night view seen in Kunming

Recent online pictures show the beautiful moon and night view in Kunming, Yunnan province on September 13, the Mid-Autumn Festival. ...


Long railway tunnel in Yunnan completed

Construction of a 12.3-kilometer railway tunnel linking Dali and Lincang in Yunnan province completed on Tuesday, according to the railway's project department with China Railway 12th Bureau Group Co Ltd....


Authorities campaign against golden apple snails in Fuxian Lake

The local authorities have worked a plan to install barrier nets on the entrances of lakes and wetlands, cut aquatic plants, and dredge rivers, canals and wetlands to damage the snails' habitats. ...


Tibetan NPC delegation concludes visit to Switzerland

A Tibetan delegation of the Chinese National People's Congress visited Switzerland from Wednesday to Sunday. ...


Buddhists from China, US, Canada hold forum at UN

The 2019 China-US-Canada Buddhist Forum was held on Saturday, the second gathering after the initial one was successfully held in Canada in 2017. ...


International Tennis Tournament kicks off in Yunnan

The 2019 "Belt and Road Colorful Yunnan" Kunming International Tennis Tournament kicked off on Sunday at Wenquan Peninsula International Tennis Center, Anning City....


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