Children from 3 to 11 years old will be vaccinated against COVID-19 in five provinces of China. Among the adult population, 76% have already completed the full course of vaccination, writes Associated Press.
China’s mobile phone shipments stood at 249 million units in the first nine months of the year, up 10.2 per cent year on year, according to data from the China Academy of Information and Communications Technology (CAICT).
China successfully launched a new satellite from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China’s Sichuan Province Sunday.
"It falls on each and every responsible statesman to answer the questions of our times and make a historical choice with confidence, courage and a sense of mission."
President Xi Jinping urged notable progress in ecological protection and high-quality development of the Yellow River basin during the 14th Five-Year Plan period (2021-2025).
"Chinese COVID-19 vaccines have performed very well in preventing deaths and severe cases, and reducing hospitalization rates," Dimas Covas, president of Brazil’s Butantan Institute, has said.
China had provided more than 1.5 billion doses to over 100 countries and international organizations, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin said.
The Olympic flame, ignited for the Beijing 2022 Olympic Winter Games in Ancient Olympia in western Greece, arrived in Beijing on Wednesday morning.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Tuesday called for efforts to promote mass entrepreneurship and innovation to pool strength for economic growth.