First Housekeeping Expo to be held in Beijing

High-quality housekeeping services and professionals are in increasing demand in the country as the aged population grows and a number of married couples are considering their second or third child. To address these concrete demands from both families in need and…

New documentary reveals panda problems are not black and white

The makers of a major new internationally co-produced wildlife documentary series currently being streamed in China on Bilibili say studying the mating patterns of giant pandas made them realize that many of the most commonly-held opinions about the animals and…

Kenyan youth inject passion to transform city slum

To remind the world that no action toward environmental conservation is too small, Wangari Maathai, 2004 Nobel Peace Prize laureate, told the story of the hummingbird. In the story, a hummingbird volunteered to fight a forest fire despite its small…

US officials: Engage more with China

Former US secretary of state Madeleine Albright and other American officials have called for more people-to-people engagement to improve US-China relations. "Pathways for people-to-people exchange are needed now more than ever, and we must do what we can to support…

Record-high floods leave regions ravaged

Aerial photo taken on Oct 10, 2021 shows the flood-affected Yellow River beach near Lianbo village in Hejin city, North China's Shanxi province. [Photo/Xinhua]Rare floods ravaged areas along the middle and lower reaches of China's Yellow River in September and…

Thousands protest as Italy's Covid pass becomes mandatory for workers

Dockers and other workers gather for a protest in the port of Trieste on October 15, 2021 as new Green Pass requirements come into force.A mandate for all workers in Italy to show a government-issued Covid-19 pass came into force…