Didi Chuxing, China’s largest online car-hailing platform, launched an in-car audio recording function on its app Saturday as part of improved safety measures in the wake of the murders of two female passengers by drivers since May.
XI Jinping, general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and Chinese president, yesterday sent a congratulatory message to Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), on the 70th founding anniversary of the DPRK.
Cyber police in East China’s Shandong Province imposed a fine of 1,000 yuan (US$146) against three people who forged death threats on Chinese social media platforms, which startled embassies and even China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Didi Chuxing, the largest car hailing company in China, will suspend late-night Taxi, Express, Uber China, Didi Select, Didi Express Pool, Premier and Luxe services between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m. from Sept. 8 to 15 as part of their steps to improve safety.
China will extend a total of US$60 billion of financing to Africa, President Xi Jinping announced yesterday.
China National Commission for Disaster Reduction and the Ministry of Emergency Management (MEM) jointly activated an emergency response yesterday after heavy downpours wreaked havoc in Guangdong.
The public security bureau in Harbin, Heilongjiang Province, seized a female suspect Thursday in connection with a hotel fire that killed 20 people.
Xi, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, addressed a symposium held in the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, marking the fifth anniversary of the BRI.