Rural homestays push growth in

2021-01-28 12:08:31

A panoramic view of Beigang village in Pingtan, Fujian province [Photo provided to] FUZHOU-Winter is typically not high season for tourism. Yet Wang Fazhi and his friends


A reading of the World Economi

2021-01-28 12:08:25

Aerial photo taken on Aug. 13, 2020 shows a view of Shenzhen, south China's Guangdong Province. [Xinhua/Mao Siqian] The IMF issued the World Economic Outlook Update on January 26. Compared


Putin and Biden are serious ab

2021-01-28 12:08:22

[Photo/Xinhua] US President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin held their first phone conversation on January 26 since the former's inauguration last week. The readouts of their


Getting COVID-19 under control

2021-01-28 12:08:19

Chief Executive of Hong Kong Carrie Lam Cheng Yuest-ngor meets the press ahead of an Executive Council meeting at Central Government Offices on Jan 12, 2021. [Photo by PARKER ZHENG/CHINA DAILY]


Is China's message at Davos re

2021-01-28 12:08:15

President Xi Jinping delivers a special speech at the virtual Davos Agenda event of the World Economic Forum in Beijing on Monday, Jan 25, 2021. [Photo/Xinhua] "Xi Jinping sends a warning t


Sufficient grounds for Hong Ko

2021-01-28 12:08:12

Andrew Cheung Kui-nung (left), the chief justice of the Court of Final Appeal of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), walks with incumbent Chief Justice Geoffrey Ma Tao-li o


New energy vehicle claims beli

2021-01-28 12:07:08

People walk past a Nio dealership in Beijing. [Photo by Li Fusheng/China Daily] In recent years, China's new energy vehicle sector has been booming and has become an important engine for th


Global digital tax still elude

2021-01-28 12:07:04

This file photo taken on August 28, 2019 shows the US multinational technology and Internet-related services company Google logo (top L), US online store application Amazon (top C), US online s


Ito eyeing gold, with or witho

2021-01-28 12:06:52

Japan's Mima Ito is hoping to end China's gold-medal dominance at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. The 20-year-old world No 3 says she is "becoming more confident with each day". AFP TOKYO-Japanese


'No hard feelings' as Pats fan

2021-01-28 12:06:46

Tom Brady #12 and Rob Gronkowski #87 of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers celebrate their 31 to 26 win over the Green Bay Packers during the NFC Championship game at Lambeau Field on January 24, 2021 in


Phillies hang on to Realmuto i

2021-01-28 12:06:38

PHILADELPHIA-The "Sign JT!" chants from fans gathered outside the ballpark during the pandemic-altered season and echoed by Bryce Harper and many players on the Philadelphia Phillies were loud and cl


Five-star City bares title tee

2021-01-28 12:06:30

Manchester City's Joao Cancelo celebrates scoring their second goal with Rodrigo. [Photo/Agencies] Guardiola's men throw down gauntlet to rivals with swashbuckling display Fueled by a spark


'China's Oprah' returns in lat

2021-01-28 12:05:44

Talk show A Date with Luyu began its eighth season on Fujian's SETV this month. [Photo provided to China Daily] The eighth season of the popular talk show A Date with Luyu, hosted by th


Endangered monkey population i

2021-01-28 12:05:35

KUNMING-The number of Phayre's leaf monkeys, also known as Phayre's langurs, an endangered species, has been rising steadily in Southwest China's Yunnan province. Photographers recently pictured seve


App writes new chapter in read

2021-01-28 12:05:18

A screenshot of the Xiao Niao Aves app, which was launched in December under the slogan "in the name of literature", displays the basic information of one of the available articles. CHINA DAILY


Dutch cities enforce curfew wi

2021-01-28 12:05:14

  Police officers block a street during a demonstration against restrictions put in place to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Rotterdam, Netherlands on Jan 26, 2021. [Ph


NASA's Perseverance rover to l

2021-01-28 12:05:11

WASHINGTON - NASA's Mars 2020 Perseverance rover is currently closing distance to Mars at 2.5 kilometers per second, and is scheduled to land on the Red Planet on Feb 18, according to a NASA release


Australia gears up for inocula

2021-01-28 12:05:01

  A paramedic wearing a protective face mask and shield assists people waiting in line at a coronavirus disease testing clinic at Mona Vale Hospital in the wake of a new outbreak in the Norther


UK mulling more help for busin

2021-01-28 12:04:57

  Mounted police on Carnaby Street as shops remain closed under Tier 4 restrictions, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in London on Dec 26, 2020. [Photo/Agencies] The man wh


UN chief reiterates call for e

2021-01-28 12:04:53

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. [Photo/Agencies] UNITED NATIONS - United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday reiterated his call for equitable access to COVID-19