China's population on the mainland maintained steady growth, reaching 1.41178 billion in 2020, an increase of 5.38 percent from 2010. China maintains its position as the most populous country globally.
China has approved its 6th #COVID19 #vaccine developed by Shenzhen Kangtai Biological Products for emergency use, the company said Friday. The producer is also AstraZeneca's partner in Chinese mainland for its adenovirus vector vaccine.
The Chinese mainland reported five locally transmitted #COVID19 cases on Friday, three in east China's Anhui Province and two in northeast China's Liaoning Province, data from the National Health Commission showed on Saturday.
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Riot police detain protesters during a demonstration in Hong Kong Sunday. Dozens were arrested after protests erupted against traders from China who buy vast amounts of duty free goods in Hong Kong and take them back to the mainland to sell at a profit. (Reuters/VOA)
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