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Established on November 7, 1997, as an online news provider of the Xinhua News Agency, it was officially named Xinhuanet on March 10, 2000 and began around-the-clock news release with leading online public opinion at home and setting a good image of China abroad as its main task.

Starting from 2010, Xinhuanet began transforming itself from a governmental cultural institution to an enterprise, operating in the entity of the Xinhua Network Corporation Limited. In May 2011, the Xinhuanet Corporation LTD. was officially established.

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× (190920) -- JUBA, Sept. 20, 2019 (Xinhua) -- South Sudanese President Salva Kiir (C) holds hands of his two deputies during the national prayer breakfast day for peace, healing, forgiveness and reconciliation in Juba, capital of South Sudan, Sept. 19, 2019. President Salva Kiir on Thursday vowed to unite the country and reaffirmed commitment to partner with the opposition leader Riek Machar to restore peace and stability as efforts to form a unity government in November gathers momentum. (Xinhua/Daniel Majak)

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× (190920) -- HARARE, Sept. 20, 2019 (Xinhua) -- Protesters display a banner during a protest over an alleged abduction of a Zimbabwean doctor, in Harare, capital of Zimbabwe, Sept. 19, 2019. The protest was to demand the improvement of their working conditions and the immediate release of their union leader Peter Magombeyi, who went missing on Saturday night. (Xinhua/Shaun Jusa)

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× (190920) -- ENTEBBE, Sept. 20, 2019 (Xinhua) -- Chinese pop singer Cheng Lin (R) poses for a photo with Francis Mande, Purpose Babies Home Administrator after signing visitors' book during her visit at the orphanage in Katabi, Entebbe, Uganda, Sept. 19, 2019. Cheng Lin on Thursday donated an assortment of items ranging from food to mattresses to an orphanage here in the central Ugandan district of Wakiso, 40km south the capital Kampala. (Xinhua/Hajarah Nalwadda)

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× (190920) -- ENTEBBE, Sept. 20, 2019 (Xinhua) -- Chinese pop singer Cheng Lin addresses children during her visit at Purpose Uganda Babies Home in Katabi, Entebbe, Uganda, Sept. 19, 2019. Cheng Lin on Thursday donated an assortment of items ranging from food to mattresses to an orphanage here in the central Ugandan district of Wakiso, 40km south the capital Kampala. (Xinhua/Hajarah Nalwadda)
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× (190919) -- MOGADISHU, Sept. 19, 2019 (Xinhua) -- Oscar Fernandez-Taranco (1st L), United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Peace-building Support Office (PBSO), Mark Lowcock (2nd L), UN Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator, Mahmoud Mohieldin (2nd R), World Bank Senior Vice-President for the 2030 Development Agenda and George Conway, Deputy UN Secretary-General's Special Representative for Somalia attend a meeting in Mogadishu, capital of Somalia, Sept. 11, 2019. The UN top relief official on Sept. 12 called for sustained funding to protect recent gains made in beating back hunger in Somalia where main harvest was the worst since the famine in 2011. (Xinhua/UN)

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× (190918) -- WINDHOEK, Sept. 18, 2019 (Xinhua) -- John Sserwanga (8th L), hydroponics technician and Lucia Katuuo (C), a teacher at Otjomuise Primary School with some of the pupils at the school display yields from a garden in Windhoek, capital of Namibia, Sept. 17, 2019. About 60 percent of the harvest goes towards complementing the School Feeding Programme at the school, while 40 percent of the produce is sold to local businesses to generate funds for the maintenance of the garden. (Xinhua/Ndalimpinga Iita)

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× (190918) -- NAIROBI, Sept. 18, 2019 (Xinhua) -- David Wang, chairman and managing director at MIE Groups speaks during the launch of Global Food Trade Fair in Nairobi, capital of Kenya, Sept. 17, 2019. Kenya will next year host the inaugural Africa Food Show that will bring together policymakers, industry executives, farmers and consumers to learn about emerging trends in trade on agricultural commodities, organizers said Tuesday. (Xinhua/Charles Onyango)

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× (190917) -- KIGALI, Sept. 17, 2019 (Xinhua) -- Festus Bizimana, Vice President of Rwanda National Olympic and Sports Committee delivers his remarks at a Kung Fu (martial arts) performance in Kigali, capital city of Rwanda, Sept. 15, 2019. Various Chinese Kung Fu (martial arts) performances were staged here on Sunday evening to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China. Chinese and Rwandan songs, Rwandan traditional dance and instruments were also performed. (Xinhua/Lyu Tianran)

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× (190918) -- NAIVASHA, Sept. 18, 2019 (Xinhua) -- Engineers from China Communications Construction Company (CCCC) check on one of the machines that will power signals for the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) in Naivasha, Kenya, Sept. 16, 2019. The CCCC said that the construction of the 120km Nairobi-Naivasha SGR is now complete and ready to be handed over to the Kenyan government. (Xinhua/Robert Manyara)

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× (190918) -- CHAMBISHI, Sept. 18, 2019 (Xinhua) -- Chinese truck manufacturer Shacman general manager Tian Chao (5th R, front), Zambian Minister of Transport and Communication Mutotwe Kafwaya (C) and other delegation pose for a group photo during the official opening of Shacman spare part center in Chambishi, Zambia, Sept. 17, 2019. The Zambia-China Economic and Trade Cooperation Zone (ZCCZ) has continued to attract investment in its multi-facility zone in the Copperbelt province in Zambia, an indication that China-Zambia relations are being strengthened further by investment from the Asian country, a Zambian government official has said. (Xinhua/Nkweto Mfula)

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× (190917) -- KAMPALA, Sept. 17, 2019 (Xinhua) -- Participants pose for a group photo during the 3rd edition of Makerere University annual marathon race in Kampala, Uganda, Sept. 15, 2019. (Xinhua/Nicholas Kajoba)

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× (190916) -- KALKFELD (NAMIBIA), Sept. 16, 2019 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on Sept. 13, 2019 shows the wreckage of a mini bus that was involved in a fatal road accident at Kalkfeld settlement, northern Namibia, Sept. 13, 2019. A total of 23 people in Namibia lost their lives in separate road accidents this weekend, Namibian Police Force (Nampol) said Sunday. (Xinhua/NAMPA)


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