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Tibet's GDP grows 9 pct in H1

The GDP in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region totaled about 68.2 billion yuan (about 9.65 billion U.S. dollars), up 9 percent in the first half of 2019, the region's bureau of statistics said Tuesday....


Ethnic catwalk show opened in Chuxiong, central Yunnan

The 2019 Silk Road Fashion Gala (Chuxiong stop) was held at the Yizhou Grand Theater in Chuxiong, Yunnan province on July 23. ...


Lhasa to recruit chiefs to protect city's rivers

Lhasa, the capital city of southwestern China's Tibet autonomous region, plans to recruit 55 chiefs to protect its rivers, the city's water conservation bureau said....


94.3% of the public satisfied with eco-environment in Diqing

Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture ranked first in ecological environment in the province with a satisfaction rate of 94.3% from local public, according to a recent survey on ecological satisfaction across Yunnan in 2018. ...


Violence at HK airport condemned

Two organizations of the central government expressed strong indignation and condemnation on Wednesday over violent acts targeting mainland residents at Hong Kong International Airport on Tuesday....


New livelihoods offer new lives to nomads

The 21-year-old said he had few prospects before he started learning how to create traditional Tibetan Buddhist scrolls at a vocational training center in Qinghai province's Qumarleb county two years ago....


Stargazing tourism shines bright in Tibet on Qixi

This year's Qixi festival, or Chinese Valentine's Day, falls on Wednesday, the annual date for a Chinese mythical couple to reunite on the bridge of magpies, or the Milky Way....


Yunnan achieves leap-frog development in new era

Development in Yunnan province has gained momentum in the past years, with its economic aggregate ranking among Chinese provinces going up to the 20th in 2018 from the 24th in 2012....


Xi hails Sino­-Brazilian ties on their 45th anniversary

Since their diplomatic ties were forged 45 years ago, the China-­Brazil relationship has grown stronger as time goes by, with fruitful achievements in all areas, Xi said....


Yunnan culture expo kicks off in Kunming

The Creative Yunnan Culture Industries Expo 2019 kicked off in Kunming, Yunnan province on August 8. ...


Rural Lhasa sees rapid growth in disposable income

In the first half of 2019, the city’s per capita disposable income for rural residents hit 4,978 yuan ($707), an increase of 12.5 percent year-on-year. ...


Signs of 'terrorism' seen in HK unrest

Violence has escalated to a point that smacks of terrorism in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China's top authority on the city's affairs warned on Monday....


Qixi: Flower sales sprout on China's Valentine's Day

Flower shop sales assistants organize bouquets in Kunming, Yunnan province, on Friday, hoping for a boom in sales for the Qixi Festival....


Scenery of glacier in Rutog County, Tibet

Aerial photos taken on Aug. 4, 2019 show the scenery of a part of a glacier in Rutog County of Ngari Prefecture, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region....


Chinese, U.S. chief trade negotiators hold phone talks

Through the phone talks, the Chinese side lodged solemn representations concerning U.S. additional tariffs on the Chinese imports starting on September 1....


Rare leopard spotted in Deqin County

​Infrared cameras in a national nature reserve in southwest China's Yunnan Province have captured three videos and several pictures of leopards, according to the reserve Monday....


Serving the people -- unswerving mission of CPC

Serving the people wholeheartedly -- this is the motto of the Communist Party of China (CPC), the world's largest ruling party....


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