CHINA MATTERS NEWS

Apr 15, 2019

700 Chinese Sturgeons Were Released into the Yangtze River

The Chinese sturgeons have been living on the earth for 150 million years, but they are in danger due to human activities. In order to protect them, the Chinese Sturgeon Research Institute of China Three Gorges Corporation has continuously taken measures of artificial fertilization and release of them since the 1980s. 700 Chinese sturgeons were released into the Yangtze River on April 13. The reporters from the CIPG Digital Media Center, together with 350 volunteers went to witness the release of Chinese sturgeons!

Feb 11, 2019

Longtan Temple Fair in Beijing

The Chinese Lunar New Year is the most important Chinese festival. In 2019, it fell on February 5, and Chinese people are enjoying a seven-day holiday which started on the last day of the previous year. Local temple fairs are held during the festival period and provide a place where residents and tourists alike can enjoy performances and games and taste local snacks. The Longtan Temple Fair is one of the most popular fairs in Beijing. It has four sections, including food, intangible cultural heritage, traditional performances, as well as the ice and snow festival.

Jan 24, 2019

Are Chinese Parents Anti-Vaxxers?

 With all the talk about vaccines and anti-vaxxers, we wanted to know what Chinese parents think about vaccines. Are Chinese parents anti-vaxxers? Flu season is in full swing and with one of the largest populations in the world, how does China deal with the common flu?

Nov 16, 2018

APEC is happening in its poorest member country

Papua New Guinea is located north of Australia and east of Indonesia. It is a country with the population of more than 8 million. It is by far the poorest of the 21 economies that make up the Asia-Pacific conference, known as APEC.

Sep 29, 2018

Do you know how advanced is Chinese science now?

The world has underestimated China’s rise as a scientific power. Chinese investment is paying off with serious advances
in biotech, computing and space tech. Recently, a laboratory in Shanghai has succeeded in cloning macaque monkeys and China will become the first nation in the world to send a lunar rover
to explore the far side of the moon later this year. Check the video to see more.