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10 foreign experts win top friendship award in Yunnan

The government of southwest China's Yunnan Province honored 10 foreign experts with the 2019 Yunnan Friendship Award for their outstanding contributions to the development of Yunnan on Monday....


Fifth C919 jet completes maiden test flight

The fifth prototype of China's large passenger airliner C919 completed its maiden flight at an airport in Shanghai on Thursday morning....


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....


Teamwork a crucial diplomatic tool

Chinese diplomatic missions "stick to principles on issues such as the South China Sea issue and resolutely champion territorial sovereignty and maritime rights and interests", Yang said....


Cooperation in clean energy to expand, Xi says

The country is ready to work with the international community to strengthen all-around energy cooperation, safeguard energy security and address climate change, President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday....


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....


National flags seen in Shangri-La for PRC’s 70th birthday

Recent online pictures show high visibility of the Chinese national flags in Shangri-La, Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in northwest Yunnan....


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. ...


Xi says country willing to jointly tackle problems

Launched in 2006, the forum is China's premier multilateral platform to discuss Asia-Pacific security and defense issues. ...


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....


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....


National museum of plants to be built in Yunnan

China will build a national museum of plants in Kunming, southwest China's Yunnan Province, according to the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)....


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