Updated 11:29 AM EDT, Tue, Jun 16, 2020

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China about to Launch the World’s Biggest Guided Missile Destroyer

The lead ship of the Type 055-class began construction in 2015.


Russia Looks to China to Counter Energy Sanctions

In a move to counter energy sanctions levied against it by Western nations, Russia is calling for closer strategic energy cooperation with China.

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Report: Cyber Crimes in China Soar by More Than 500%

Cyber security breaches in China have skyrocketed more than 500% in the past year, according to the recently released PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Global State of Information Security Survey 2016.

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China Considers Harsher Penalties for Patent Violations

China is stepping up its pressure on intellectual property piracy, and is considering increasing fines to up to 5 million yuan ($781,760).


China Opens First Foreign College Campus in Australia

The Global Business College of Australia (GBCA) opened today in the city of Melbourne, marking the first time an international campus of a Chinese institution has been established outside the Mainland.


China’s Xi Pledges Commitment to Wildlife Protection

China's President Xi Jinping promised that the country would step up its efforts to protect wildlife during his first ever state visit to Zimbabwe this week.

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Startling Discovery Challenges Black Hole Emission Theory

Astronomers from China have been taken aback by a discovery that could fundamentally change theory of how black holes form and project jets of matter.


World Robot Conference Kicks Off in Beijing

The World Robot Conference kicked off today in Beijing's National Convention Center, where the overriding theme was last year's call by Chinese President Xi Jinping for an "industrial robot revolution."


China's Temperature, Sea Level Rising Faster Than Rest of World

China's temperatures and sea levels are rising at a faster pace than the rest of the world, according to a report released today by the country's Ministry of Science and Technology.


China’s Tianhe-2 Retains Title of World’s Fastest Supercomputer

China has retained the bragging rights to having the world's fastest supercomputer for the sixth straight year as Tianhe-2 continues to blow away the competition.

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China’s President Xi at G20: Innovation, Open Economy Will Boost Global Growth

China's President Xi Jinping said innovation and a open world economy are key to helping spur global growth in a speech before the first session of the Group of 20 in Antalya, Turkey.


China Makes Breakthrough in Li-Fi Technology

Scientists in China have made a key breakthrough in visible light communication (VLC), or li-fi technology, increasing the real-time traffic rate to 50 gigabytes per second - fast enough to download a high-def Hollywood movie in two tenths of a second.

Ukraine conflict

Pro-Russian Zakharchenko Says 1, 200 Fighters Join Ukrainian Conflict

Pro-Russian rebel leader Alexander Zakharchenko said over a thousand fighters underwent four months of battle training in Russia have joined the separatist movement for a massive counteroffensive against Ukrainian forces.

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