Brazil's presidential election will go to a second-round runoff vote on Oct. 30, as neither right-wing incumbent President Bolsonaro nor left-wing ex-president Lula achieved a majority of more than 50% of the ballot, results released by Brazil's Electoral Superior Court showed.
The 2022 @NobelPrize in Physiology or Medicine has been awarded to Swedish geneticist Svante Pääbo for "his discoveries concerning the genomes of extinct hominins and human evolution," the Nobel Assembly announced on Monday.
China's automobile manufacturing industry posted positive revenue growth in the first eight months of this year, raking in some 5.7 trillion yuan (about US$802.84 billion) during the period, up 3.3% YoY, according to the National Bureau of Statistics.
Haiji-1, Asia's first 300-meter deep-water jacket, was put into operation at sea in south China's Guangdong on Monday. Designed and built independently by China, it measures 340.5 meters in height and weighs up to 40,000 tonnes.
China's next-generation hybrid-power intercity train was recently unveiled to the public in Xi'an, northwest China's Shaanxi Province. The environment-friendly train with an operating speed of 120km/h can carry a maximum of 188 people.
China-Thailand railway, an important part of the trans-Asian railway network, will be Thailand's 1st standard-gauge high-speed railway. When completed, the line will be connected with China-Laos railway, making it possible to travel by train from Bangkok through Laos to SW China.
China ranks first globally in the area of planted forests and forest coverage growth, with the accumulative afforestation area reaching 64 mln hectares over the past decade, contributing 1/4 of the world's new forest area: National Forestry and Grassland Administration
China will recruit 12 to 14 new reserve astronauts for future spaceflight missions, including 7 to 8 spacecraft pilots, and 5 to 6 spaceflight engineers and payload specialists, announced the China Manned Space Agency (CMSA) Sunday.
With 3 tranches of RMB bonds worth 20 billion yuan issued recently, the Export-Import Bank of China, a state-owned policy bank, saw its issuance of RMB-denominated bonds surpass 10 trillion yuan (about $1.41 trillion).
The construction of Chengdu-Dazhou-Wanzhou high-speed railway broke ground on Sept 30. With a designed speed of 350km/h, the 477-km high-speed railway connects Chengdu and Dazhou in SW China's Sichuan with Wanzhou District of Chongqing.
China will conduct military tasks in designated waters of the Bohai Strait and the north Yellow Sea from 16:00 on October 2 to 16:00 on October 16. Entry will be prohibited, said Dalian Maritime Safety Administration. (file pic)
Clean #hydrogen can significantly reduce carbon emissions in heavy industry and can fuel up to 50% of China's heavy-duty truck and bus fleets by 2060: an assessment of China's future use of clean hydrogen in its heavy industry and heavy-duty transport published in Nature Energy
Services exports reached 222.7 billion yuan (about $31.37 billion) in August, while services imports were 278.5 billion yuan, resulting in a trade deficit of 55.8 billion yuan, down from July's 60.4 billion yuan, according to the State Administration of Foreign Exchange.
An international group led by Chinese scientists has revealed that the Arctic Ocean is seeing much faster acidification than elsewhere in the world's open oceans due to the sea ice melt there, according to a study published in the journal Science. (file pic)
The main structure of the 67.22-km road connecting Pad Township in the city of Nyingchi and Medog County in southwest China's #Tibet has been completed after eight years. The road cuts the distance between Nyingchi and its Medog County from 346 km to 180 km.
Members of the 8th batch of Chinese peacekeeping force to South Sudan were awarded the UN Peace Medal of Honor on Friday, in recognition of their outstanding contributions to regional stability and local development.
The 500,000-kilowatt photovoltaic project in Wuwei City, northwest China's Gansu Province, helps the desert control in the Tengger Desert by growing psammophytes under the photovoltaic panels. The project is expected to be completed and connected to the grid by the end of 2022.
China is seriously concerned about the recent multiple leaks and powerful underwater explosions on the Nord Stream gas pipeline, and is ready to cooperate with all parties to ensure the safety of cross-border infrastructure, Chinese envoy Geng Shuang said Friday.
Chinese-invested Phnom Penh-Sihanoukville Expressway in #Cambodia was opened to the public Saturday for a month's trial use for free to attract motorists driving on the first-ever expressway in the Southeast Asian nation. The expressway has a total length of 187 km. (file pics)
The Harbin-Tieli section of Harbin-Yichun high-speed railway broke ground on Thursday and will run through alpine permafrost zone areas in NE China's Heilongjiang. The 250km/h railway is China's northernmost high-speed railway under construction.