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CPC Announces to End Extreme Poverty By the End of 2020

China uproots ethnic minority villages, creates new ones in anti-poverty campaign

BEIJING – As other countries invest in developing poor areas, Beijing does not hesitate to operate on a more ambitious scale by relocating communities wholesale and building new cities in its effort to modernize China. The ruling Communist Party has announced an official goal of ending extreme poverty by the …

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Xi Jinping to Attend High-Level Meetings Marking UN 75th Anniversary

Xi to attend high-level meetings to commemorate

BEIJING – Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend high-level meetings to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the United Nations via video conference and deliver critical remarks, Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said on Tuesday. On the anniversary, the UN has launched a large-scale global conversation to hear and assess voices …

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China Eases COVID-19 Travel Restrictions for Europeans

China Eases COVID-19 Travel Restrictions for Europeans

BEIJING – China had eased entry restrictions for nationals of 36 European countries, months after thousands were stranded when the state closed its borders and reduced flights to slow the spread of COVID-19. Almost all foreign nationals were barred from entering the country when Beijing imposed the measures in March, …

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China Weighs Bond Issue to Help Pay Clean Energy Subsidies

China Weighs Bond Issue to Help Pay Clean Energy Subsidies

BEIJING – Chinese officials are considering a proposal to sell bonds to pay for renewable energy subsidies owed to developers, according to people familiar with the matter. Officials contacted representatives of the renewable energy industry to obtain information about the plan, the people said, who asked not to be identified …

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U.S. Officials Accuse Russia of Spreading Coronavirus Misinformation

US officials accuse Russia of spreading coronavirus

WASHINGTON – Russian intelligence services are using a trio of English-language websites to spread disinformation about the coronavirus pandemic, seeking to exploit a crisis, the United States is struggling to contain before the November presidential election, U.S. officials said Tuesday. Two Russians who have held high-level roles in the Moscow …

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COVID-19 Cluster Spreads to Five Chinese Regions

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BEIJING – A new group of coronaviruses in a port city in northeast China has spread to other provinces and prompted new restrictions, authorities said Monday, as Beijing struggles to prevent a second wave of infections. China had controlled the virus primarily since it appeared in the country late last …

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