18-meter-long electric buses put into operation in S China

The first batch of 36 extra-large pure electric buses was put into the service of public transportation in Guangzhou City, south China’s Guangdong Province, on Thursday. Compared to the old gas-powered buses, the new models are more environment-friendly and have adopted more humanized designs. With the operation of the new buses, the old models using … Read more 18-meter-long electric buses put into operation in S China

China’s first turbo-fan jetliner ARJ21 put into commercial operation

China Southern Airlines’ ARJ21 aircraft, China’s first turbo-fan regional passenger jetliner, has completed its first commercial flight. The aircraft took off from Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport at 09:42 and landed safely at Jieyang Chaoshan International Airport after flying about one hour. Developed by the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC), the ARJ21 is designed with … Read more China’s first turbo-fan jetliner ARJ21 put into commercial operation

College student works as a delivery man amid COVID-19 epidemic

Wu Zehang, a sophomore college student in Guangzhou, used his spare time to make money delivering food during the epidemic. He said that doing this means he can support himself and his family. #COVID-19 Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): … Read more College student works as a delivery man amid COVID-19 epidemic

The Risks of Coronavirus Aerosol Transmission

What are the risks of Covid-19’s aerosol transmission? As three families lunched at neighboring tables in a stuffy restaurant in southern China in January, they partook of more than a New Year’s meal. They shared an invisible pathogen apparently carried aloft in an air conditioner’s breeze. Ten diners later came down with Covid-19, but none … Read more The Risks of Coronavirus Aerosol Transmission

Ricardo Goulart I’m fully recovered, waiting to play for China

Ricardo Goulart, the ace striker of the CSL’s Guangzhou Evergrande, has spoken to CCTV-5 about his naturalization process in China. In an interview with “Football Night” on Saturday, Goulart tackled what obstacles he’s faced this year, how he felt about acquiring the Chinese nationality and what it means to him to play for the Chinese … Read more Ricardo Goulart I’m fully recovered, waiting to play for China

China Southern Airlines flight from Dhaka suspended due to surge in imported cases

A China Southern Airlines flight from Bangladesh to China’s Guangzhou was suspended. Flight CZ392 will not run for four weeks, starting from June 22 after 17 passengers tested positive for the coronavirus. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow … Read more China Southern Airlines flight from Dhaka suspended due to surge in imported cases

Australian sentenced to death in China for drug smuggling | ABC News

The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade says it is “deeply saddened” by a Chinese court’s decision to sentence an Australian man to death for drug smuggling. According to its website, the Guangzhou Intermediate People’s Court said the man’s sentence was delivered on June 10. The ABC understands Karm Gilespie was arrested at Guangzhou Baiyun … Read more Australian sentenced to death in China for drug smuggling | ABC News

Black Skies Over Siberia: the most polluted major city in Russia

A Russian city nestled in the vast Siberian forest — 2,000 miles and four times zones east of Moscow — has air so bad that the authorities regularly warn people to stay inside. During frequent “black sky” events, caused by Soviet-era factories and coal-fired power plants, the city of Krasnoyarsk has clocked the dirtiest air … Read more Black Skies Over Siberia: the most polluted major city in Russia

Landslide kills at least two in S China

Many areas continued to see torrential rainfall on Monday. The Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region is receiving the heaviest downpour. The extreme weather triggered a landslide in Hechi City, killing at least two people. Elsewhere in Guangxi, water levels have risen, flooding streets, houses, and crop fields. Next door in Guangdong Province, a mudslide occurred in … Read more Landslide kills at least two in S China

Live: Explore China’s first-ever live streaming e-commerce festival 72小时不打烊 广州直播节

Guangzhou is holding the world’s first online livestream e-commerce festival from June 6th to 8th. Some 200,000 live streaming shows take place across the city to promote both local and global products. It is held online on China’s largest online shopping site Taobao and a number of leading livestream platforms, including Douyin, Kuaishou, and others. … Read more Live: Explore China’s first-ever live streaming e-commerce festival 72小时不打烊 广州直播节

Live: Guangdong kindergartens reopen 广东幼儿园陆续开园

Kindergarten children in Guangdong Province will commence a phased return to school starting June 2. Kindergartens must undergo on-site inspection and get approved by relevant departments before reopening. Parents of kindergartners can voluntarily send their children back to school after classes resume amid easing #COVID19 prevention and control measures. Today, a group of kindergartens in … Read more Live: Guangdong kindergartens reopen 广东幼儿园陆续开园

Fishing on the street after heavy rain in Guangzhou City

After heavy rain in Guangzhou City on May 22, a street was submerged in water. People came out with fishing gear. Some people who were working in a nearby building came out to watch the unusual scene. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on … Read more Fishing on the street after heavy rain in Guangzhou City

Could This Chinese Electric Car be a ‘Tesla Killer’?

Xpeng Motors unveiled an electric car that will compete against Tesla Inc.’s Model 3 in China by offering a longer range and cheaper price. The P7 sedan, Guangzhou-based Xpeng’s second vehicle, will have a maximum range of 706 kilometers (440 miles) per charge and cost 254,900 yuan ($36,000) after subsidies when it becomes available in … Read more Could This Chinese Electric Car be a ‘Tesla Killer’?

Yemeni volunteer contributes to fighting COVID-19 in China

Sana’a Ahmed Nagi from Yemen is studying medicine in south China’s Guangzhou. Since the onset of the COVID-19 outbreak, she’s been handing out free face masks and says she feels it’s her duty to help the fight against the virus in her own way. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple … Read more Yemeni volunteer contributes to fighting COVID-19 in China

Brilliant minds fighting COVID-19

To honor the brave men and women fighting COVID-19. Today we look back at the brilliant minds from China and abroad who shared their wisdom from the front lines. Among them are three world-renowned doctors who were sent by the National Health Commission in January to investigate the initial outbreak in Wuhan. These three doctors … Read more Brilliant minds fighting COVID-19