Home Tags Overseas

Tag: Overseas

The streets are seen near the European Union headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, March 24, 2020. The cases of COVID-19 confirmed in Europe exceeded 200,000 as of Tuesday evening. The hardest hit countries remained to be Italy, Spain, Germany and France, with over 150,000 cases in combination. (Photo by Riccardo Pareggiani/Xinhua)

Spain to quarantine all arrivals from overseas

The Spanish government announced on Tuesday that it will impose a 14-day quarantine on all travelers who arrive from another country as another measure...
Medics sent to Wuhan return to Shanghai. Photo: Yang Hui from Global Times

Shanghai doctor aiding Wuhan shares COVID-19 experience with overseas counterparts

By Feng Yu It’s high time to share the effective measures that Chinese medical professionals have adopted in Wuhan and Hubei with the world, as...
Photo taken on Feb. 19, 2020 shows the Pentagon seen from an airplane over Washington D.C., the United States. The U.S. Department of Defense announced Sunday the death of one of its contractors caused by the coronavirus, the first such fatality related to the U.S. military. The Crystal City, Virginia-based contractor who worked at the Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) died on Saturday, according to a release by the Pentagon. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

Pentagon orders 60-day freeze on overseas U.S. forces movements over COVID-19

U.S. Secretary of Defense Mark Esper issued an order to stop movements of overseas U.S. forces for up to 60 days to curb the...
Packages of urgently needed medical supplies donated by China’s Fosun Group were received in Japan, Republic of Korea and Italy. Photo courtesy of Fosun Group.

Chinese firms donate medical supplies to aid COVID-19 fight overseas

By Ma Jingjing, Global Times Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Chinese companies have actively donated medical supplies such as face masks and infrared thermometers and offered...

Burundi government suspends officials’ overseas business travel to bar virus

Burundi's government has suspended overseas business travel by officials to continue efforts to keep the novel coronavirus out of its borders. A letter signed on...
agricultural productivity

Technology emboldens Kenyans overseas to farm back home

Fred Njuguna, a Kenyan, has been living in Sydney and working for a pharmaceutical company for the last five years. But despite...

U.S. Charged to Come Clean Over Spying Equipment

China on Monday urged the United States to offer clear explanations to the international community about why its overseas embassies had purchased spying equipment,...

Namibia reports more overseas tourist arrivals in 2017

Namibia attracted more than 1.4 million tourists in 2017, a growth of 2.1 percent year-on-year, said a report released by Namibia authorities on Friday....

Growing prosperity in fields of honest toil: an overseas graduate goes home

Despite growing up in the countryside, Shi Pengfei's life was envied by many. His father began as a poor farmer in Weishi County, Henan Province,...
A panoramic picture of Palace Museum. (Photo by the official website of Palace Museum)

Foreign exhibitions boost China’s National Museum

A total of 8.06 million visitors stepped into China’s National Museum of China (NMC), one of the largest museums in the world, to learn...
Person voting

Ghanaians in Diaspora Can Now Vote

The Human Rights Division of the High Court in Accra ruled here Monday that the Electoral Commission (EC) of Ghana should allow citizens living...
Biotech industry

Innovation, overseas study has led to Cuba’s Biotech industry development

Cuba's half a billion-dollar biotechnological industry, considered key to the country's future, is looking to expand with innovation and overseas market development. ...
Roger Detels, a 2016 Friendship Award winner, also a professor in the Department of Epidemiology at University of California at Los Angeles, gives a lecture to Chinese students. (Photo from State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs)

China develops conducive policies to attract more foreign talents

The Chinese government, in the past years, has launched a series of programs to introduce overseas high-end talents and improve China’s scientific research environment....
referendum vote

Erdogan urges overseas Turks to vote in referendum “despite obstacles”

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday urged Turkish citizens living abroad to participate in the upcoming referendum despite "obstacles" being placed on their...
Chinese fugitive

Chinese fugitive officials have nowhere to hide

Another Chinese corruption suspect who had fled overseas returned to China to turn herself in recently, another victory after China ramped up its international...

Overseas visitors drive record month for New Zealand accommodation

New Zealand's commercial accommodation saw record occupancy levels in December 2016, driven by rising numbers of overseas visitors, the government statistics agency said Monday. ...

Social Media Platforms of Chinese Origin Widely Accepted by foreign users

Thanks to the leapfrog development of China’s Internet industry, its social media platforms have attracted more and more overseas fans including a spate of...

Clarifying The Free SHS Delima

file photo After 60 years of independence, we’re still arguing about the pros and cons of a Free Senior High School education. An array of comments...

China Remains Confident But Cautious Over Insurers’ and Its Interest

China's top insurance regulator said on Wednesday that it keeps a “positive yet prudent” attitude toward its insurers’ overseas investment, though China’s insurance premiums...

Ghanaians Urged Not To Exert Pressure On Nana Addo

Ghanaians have been urged to stop exerting pressure on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo to fulfil the 2016 elections campaign promises overnight. Mrs Grace Love,...

Appetite for overseas assets hits record high

The exponentially expanding appetite of Chinese mainland capital for international real estate assets reached a record high in 2016. The exponentially expanding appetite of...

Fewer rich Chinese migrated overseas

A survey conducted by Hurun Research Institute finds that wealthy citizens in China are less willing to immigrate overseas compared to previous years.   According...

CRRC eyes big overseas contracts

A worker guides bullet trains at a rail depot in Qingdao, Shandong province, in preparation for the Spring Festival travel peak.   CRRC Corp, China's...
referendum vote

Post-referendum boom time for overseas tourism to Britain

The number of overseas visitors heading to Britain increased in the three months immediately following the Brexit referendum, figures revealed Thursday. The...

Overseas supply hub gets a push

Fan Changlong, Vice Chairman of the Central Military Commission, shakes hands with Djiboutian President Ismail Omar Guelleh. Work on a key Chinese overseas logistical...

Kenya launches external resources policy to manage overseas aid

Cabinet Secretary in the National Treasury, Henry Rotich, told journalists in the capital Nairobi the policy will also guide the reporting of external assistance...

Younger Chinese sent to school overseas

Students from the Chinese mainland are making up the major share of international students in primary and middle schools of English speaking countries. According to...
A trial train takes a test run on the Ankara-Istanbul high-speed railway constructed by China Railway Construction Corporation Limited (CRCC) in Turkey on Jan. 4, 2014. [Photo/Xinhua]

China’s foreign investment expected to grow further

In addition to ascending to the upstream industry chain of developed countries in Europe and America, Chinese investors will enjoy greater investment opportunities in...

More North Korean restaurants overseas shutting down operations

South Korean expatriates and tourists in Southeast Asia have been patronizing the restaurants at less frequent intervals. The trend has resulted in financial troubles for...

Chinese Premier’s Speech At Boao Forum Revitalizes Asia

It also shows China's resolve to deal with challenges and could help restore public confidence in the global economic outlook, they added. Li gave the...