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Elephant-themed event held in downtown Kunming

To raise the public's environmental awareness, We Care -- an elephant-themed event -- took place in downtown Kunming, Yunnan province, on August 12, the World Elephant Day. ...


12 Tibetan monks receive Buddhism's highest degree

Geshe Lharampa, which means "intellectual" in the Tibetan language, is the highest academic degree for the Gelugba School -- also known as the Yellow Sect -- of Tibetan Buddhism. The history of Geshe Lharampa goes back 400 years....


Xi urges youth to make new contributions

President Xi Jinping encouraged China's youth on Monday to have firm ideals, hone their skills and make new and greater contributions as the country is nearing its goal of building a moderately prosperous society in all respects. ...


Tomb of Warring States period found in a Lijiang middle school

A sarcophagus and tombs from the Warring States period (770 B.C. - 221 B.C.) were found during the construction of the stadium at Daju school in Lijiang City, Yunnan Province, according to local media Yunnan Daily....


Tibetan herdsmen take part in traditional game

A herdsman cheers for his teammates in a tug of war held in Damxung County, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, Aug. 10, 2020. ...


PBOC to promote further cross-border use of RMB

The central bank promised to steadily push forward RMB internationalization based on market forces and the orientation of better serving the real economy....


Zhaotong beef kebabs get popular in Kunming

Zhaotong folks have long been in love of shish beef kebabs. As they are migrating nationwide in recent years, the beef kebabs are gaining popularity in Kunming and other Chinese cities....


11th Panchen Lama worships at Jokhang Temple in Lhasa

On August 3, Panchen Erdeni Choskyi Gyalpo visited Jokhang Temple in Lhasa to worship the Buddha and chant sutras to pray for national and world peace and prosperity. ...


More support pledged for FDI, foreign trade

In July, FDI inflows expanded 15.8 percent year-on-year to 63.47 billion yuan, achieving positive growth for four consecutive months since April....


Foreign Ministry calls on US to stop exchanges with Taiwan

China warned some United States officials on Wednesday not to have illusions on issues concerning China's core interests after US Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar's visit to Taiwan. ...


Farmers shake off poverty by planting apples NE Yunnan

A farmer works in an apple orchard in Zhaotong, southwest China's Yunnan Province, Aug. 8, 2020. Zhaotong has made apple as the dominant fruit crop in its modern agriculture strategies in recent years....


Buza craftwork creates a new buzz

The craftwork, made with fabric and thread and stuffed with herbs and spices, usually represents images of the 12 Chinese zodiac animals, Bai folklore, historical figures or other auspicious symbols....


Panchen Lama visits Jokhang Temple in Tibet

The 11th Panchen Lama on Monday visited Jokhang Temple, the most revered monastery in Lhasa, starting his activities in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region this year....


Xi calls for promoting thrift, stopping food waste

President Xi Jinping has underlined the need for greater awareness of the risks posed to the country's food security and called for resolute efforts to promote thrift and combat the wasting of food....


Tibetan crafts create new money stream

Drolkar is pleased to have a job in an ethnic handicrafts workshop in her village so she can increase her income in ways that don't involve farm work....


Yunnan decides to quicken industrial modernization

Following instructions by president Xi Jinping during his visit to Yunnan in early 2020, the CPC Yunnan provincial committee and government recently issued the decision on accelerating construction of the modern industrial system....


Chinese economy's V-shaped recovery becomes more prominent

China's economy, as shown by multiple mid-year indicators, has ridden out its downturn due to COVID-19 strains and bounced back to growth in the second quarter (Q2). Economists believe that the country's V-shaped recovery is only getting started....


CPC guidance leads nation to prosperity

Some officials in the United States have been ganging up on the Communist Party of China, but they are turning a blind eye to the fact. ...


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