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Military defense at the ICJ

Military defense at the ICJ

People participate in a rally in support of Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi at Bago Township in Bago on Monday. State Counselor Suu Kyi left for the Hague to defend the nation at the International Court of Justice on Sunday. Photo: AFP  Newspaper headline: Military defense RELATED ARTICLES:

6G research under way

6G research under way

With research being carried out in basic theories and 6G spectrum tests starting, China is positioned to translate its edge in 5G into a head start in the ascending global race for the next generation of ultrafast wireless technology. (See story on Page S4-5)   RELATED ARTICLES:

Jiangsu airport cargo service connects India, China, Japan

Jiangsu airport cargo service connects India, China, Japan

A cargo aircraft of Sichuan Airlines arrives at Nantong Xingdong International Airport, East China‘s Jiangsu Province, from Mumbai, India, on Monday. The plane carries 33.6 tons of goods to Osaka, Japan. It represents the airport‘s first global cargo air route connecting Mumbai, Nantong and Osaka. The first shipment includes textile […]

Australians‘ distrust of govt hits all-time low

Australians‘ distrust of govt hits all-time low

Australians have less trust in government than at any point on record and are more worried about climate change, according to a wide-ranging study of voter attitudes released on Monday. Australia‘s newly elected Prime Minister Scott Morrison (center) kisses his daughter during a victory speech in Sydney after winning the […]

Why is 6G important for China?

Why is 6G important for China?

Photo: VCG China will be able to gain an edge in the global 6G race by commencing tests ahead of other economies, industry insiders said. The next generation of wireless technology has been deemed as basic infrastructure that could lay the foundation for a burst in high-tech innovations and lead […]

Upgrading to 6G deemed too costly despite heated discussion

Upgrading to 6G deemed too costly despite heated discussion

A Huawei 5G base station installed on a rooftop in Zurich. Photo: Chen Qingqing/GT A veteran telecommunications industry expert said that upgrading to 6G is costly and impractical at present stage despite ongoing discussions about the new technology, and that 5G remains the industry‘s current focus. “Each generational upgrade of […]

Maintaining 6% should not be China‘s goal in 2020: expert

Maintaining 6% should not be China‘s goal in 2020: expert

Illustration: Xia Qing/GT Shen Jianguang, chief economist of JD Finance  Maintaining growth at 6 percent should not be China‘s goal in 2020. The country has already adopted some stimulus measures, but the results have been insignificant. Policymakers have paid great attention to maintaining stable economic growth amid the current economic […]

US officials slam Saudi program

US officials slam Saudi program

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis (C) arrives for a press conference following a shooting on the Pensacola Naval Air Base on December 06, 2019 in Pensacola, Florida. Photo: VCG Key US lawmakers called Sunday for a halt to a Saudi military training program after a shooting rampage at a naval base […]

General strike overwhelms Parisian public transit

General strike overwhelms Parisian public transit

Commuters board a train on Monday at Nation suburban train station in Paris, during a strike of Paris public transport operator RATP employees over French government‘s plan to overhaul the country‘s retirement system, as part of a national strike. Photo: AFP  Newspaper headline: Crammed in commuters RELATED ARTICLES:

Inter Milan thrive under coach Conte

Inter Milan thrive under coach Conte

Inter Milan coach Antonio Conte issues instructions to his players during the Serie A match against AS Roma at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza on Friday in Milan, Italy. Photo: VCG Editor‘s Note: Inter Milan have been rejuvenated this season to become Serie A title challengers under the helm of Italian coach […]