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November 1, 2018
 
The Chinese nation is a community of 56 ethnic groups. For all the distinctiveness, the 56 ethnic groups are part and parcel of the Chinese nation.
 
As a multi-ethnic country, China respects diversity and unity. Unity is key to China’s development.
Common language is the basis for communication and communication is the premise for mutual understanding. The promotion of a common language among the 56 ethnic groups is both a need and a good thing.
 
November 2, 2018
 
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Thursday met with the Administrator of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Achim Steiner, calling for concerted efforts in upholding multilateralism and promoting sustainable development.
 
November 5, 2018
 
Chinese experts introduced their observations on human rights practice in China on Monday during a meeting held here jointly by the China Society for Human Rights Studies and the Chinese Permanent Mission to the United Nations in Geneva.
 
November 6, 2018
 
President Xi Jinping announced a number of measures on Monday, including lowered tariffs and eased market access, intended to promote common growth and build an open global economy.
 
In his keynote speech at the opening ceremony of the first China International Import Expo, in Shanghai, Xi introduced China's plan to boost economic openness and called on the world to promote free trade and facilitate investment.
 
November 7, 2018
 
A collection of photographs and videos titled Development of Human Rights in the New Era in China went on display at the United Nations' Palace of Nations in Geneva on Monday.
 
November 8, 2018
 
China's human rights achievements received positive international feedback on Tuesday during the third round of the Universal Periodic Review led by the United Nations' Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland.
 
Such reviews offer each UN member state an opportunity to declare actions they have taken to fulfill their human rights obligations, and outline steps taken to improve the human rights situations in their countries. Fourteen member states are scheduled to be reviewed under the 31st session of the council between Nov 5 and Nov 16.
 
November 9, 2018
 
China unveiled a plan on Thursday to resolve crucial environmental problems in rural areas to foster sound ecological environment.
 
November 12, 2018
 
China's State Administration for Market Regulation on Sunday published a draft law on vaccine management at its website to solicit public opinions for half a month.
 
November 13, 2018
 
China is the most optimistic country in the world, with 91.4 percent of its citizens believing their country will become better a place in the next decade, according to a report released Monday.
 
The report, "Priorities of Progress: Understanding Citizens' Voices," released by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) on Monday, is based on a global survey of 50 countries to examine how citizens feel about their country's progress.
 
November 14, 2018
 
The Supreme People's Court (SPC) said on Tuesday courts nationwide heard over 28,000 state compensation cases from 2013 to October this year, as the country makes more efforts to protect the legitimate rights of those who have been wronged.
 
November 15, 2018
 
The State Council Information Office on Thursday issued a white paper on cultural protection and development in Xinjiang.
 
November 16, 2018
 
A seminar on national human rights education and research was held in Xi'an, Shaanxi province, on Thursday. The event was co-organized by China Society for Human Rights Studies and Publicity Department of Shaanxi Provincial Committee of the Communist Party of China.
 
November 19, 2018
 
China's Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) has published three cases showing the violation of juvenile rights, including child molestation, rape and abuse. Such cases are supposed to act as guides for procuratorial organs to better handle similar cases.
 
November 20, 2018
 
China has held 404 officials in 10 provincial regions accountable for environmental damage after inspections by central authorities from Oct. 30 to Nov. 6, according to the Ministry of Ecology and Environment.
 
November 21, 2018
 
China on Tuesday unveiled a plan to enhance its land greening efforts and boost domestic ecological resources.
 
Under the plan, released by the National Forestry and Grassland Administration, the country will increase its forest coverage ratio to 23.04 percent by 2020, while the volume of forest resources will expand to 16.5 billion cubic meters.
 
November 22, 2018
 
China's National Health Commission has released a work plan for the nationwide promotion of pain relief methods during labor and delivery.
 
The three-year plan aims to make fewer mothers turn to caesarean sections to escape unbearable labor pain, thus increasing rates of natural childbirth and lowering rates of cesarean delivery.
 
November 23, 2018
 
The number of community-based non-profit organizations (NPOs) has reached 393,000 in China, said Chinese Vice Minister of Civil Affairs Zhan Chengfu on Thursday.
 
Community-based NPOs refer to those that are initiated by residents of a community and mainly cater to their immediate needs such as providing help to neighbors, arranging cultural and sports activities, and technical services for production in rural areas.
 
November 26, 2018
 
Chengdu, capital of Southwest China's Sichuan province, will extend its visa-free period for foreigners transiting through the city from 72 hours to 144 next year, local authorities said Saturday.
 
People of 53 listed nationalities with valid travel documents and onward travel booked for within 144 hours are eligible for the visa-free policy, which will become available from January 1, 2019.
 
November 27, 2018
 
Gonggar Airport in Lhasa, the capital city of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, has received a record 4 million passengers so far this year, local aviation authorities said Monday.
 
November 28, 2018
 
The exhibition to commemorate the 40th anniversary of China's reform and opening-up has received more than 520,000 visits as of Nov. 26, according to the exhibition office Monday.
 
November 29, 2018
 
A life science union under the China Association for Science and Technology said Tuesday it "resolutely opposes so-called scientific researches and biotech applications that violate the spirit of science and ethics."
 
November 30, 2018
 
Legal aid institutions across China have handled about 6.34 million cases during the past five years, helping 6.96 million people, the Ministry of Justice said Thursday.
 
Twenty provinces in China have lowered the income standards for people to receive legal aid, said Liu Zhenyu, vice minister of justice, adding that most provinces in the country have included cases concerning labor security, marriage, food and drugs, education and medical care into the scope of legal aid services.
 
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