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Wu Yingjie elected CPC chief of Tibet

LHASA, Nov. 18 (Xinhua) — Wu Yingjie was elected Communist Party of China (CPC) chief of Tibet Autonomous Region at a plenum of the 9th Tibet Committee of the CPC on Friday. LosangJamcan, also chairman of the regional government, and three others were elected deputy secretaries of the CPC Tibet …

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Donald Trump’s victory a surprise gift to the world


By Our Reporter The unexpected victory of Donald Trump in the US presidential election has shocked the world leaders as he won the election by pushing forward the patriotic slogans like ‘America first’ and building wall on the US-Mexico border. Trump won the election as he received support from the …

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CSC-Nepal delegation leaves for China

A six-member delegation of China Study Center-Nepal led by its Acting Chairman Sundar Nath Bhattarai left for Beijing on Sunday morning. The CSC delegation is on a visit to China at the invitation of China Association for International Friendly Contact (CAIFC), CSC’s counterpart organization in China. The bilateral exchange of …

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US election 2016 result: Trump beats Clinton to take White House


Donald Trump will become the 45th US president after a stunning victory over Democrat Hillary Clinton. The Republican nominee’s projected victory came down to a handful of key swing states, despite months of polling that favoured Mrs Clinton. The battlegrounds of Florida, Ohio and North Carolina cleared the way for …

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Britain urged to honor its commitments on Tibet

BEIJING, Nov. 4 (Xinhua) — China on Friday urged Britain to live up to its commitments with China on Tibet. Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying made the remarks when asked to comment on a meeting between Lobsang Sangay, the “prime minister” of the “Tibetan government in exile,” and John Bercow, …

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Tibet covered by 88.2 mln hectares of grassland

LHASA, Oct. 27 (Xinhua) — A census of southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region shows that 88.2 million hectares of the area is grassland, but over 26 percent of it suffers from degradation. The grassland in the region can produce 77.9 million tonnes of fresh grass each year and can carry …

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Tibet unveils new Tibetan language input software

LHASA, Nov. 3 (Xinhua) — New Tibetan-language input software was released in southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region on Thursday. The software was developed by a speech and language laboratory at Tibet University. With Tibetan-language speech and handwriting recognition technology, the software provides more convenient and accurate input methods for Tibetans. …

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Latvian photojournalist’s exhibition on Tibet opens in Riga

RIGA, Oct.8 (Xinhua) — A photo exhibition featuring pictures taken by Latvian photojournalist Janis Laizans in Tibet has been unveiled here Friday. The exhibition, named “Seven Days in Tibet”, has a collection of 30 pictures shot by Laizans during his trip to China’s Tibet Autonomous Region in the summer. A …

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Tibet still among world’s best regions in environment

BEIJING, Oct. 26 (Xinhua) — An environmental protection project in Tibet is taking shape, and beginning to bring about improvements, the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) announced Wednesday. “Tibet has one of the best quality environments in the world,” said Wang Haizhou, vice chairman of Tibet autonomous regional government. The …

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Tibet receives 21 mln tourists in past 9 months

LHASA, Oct. 18 (Xinhua) — About 21 million Chinese and foreign tourists visited southwest China’s Tibet Autonomous Region in the first three quarters of 2016, up 20.4 percent year on year, authorities said Tuesday. Tourism revenue during the past nine months increased by 25.9 percent year on year to 28.7 …

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