TRENDING China in One Minute: A distant journey begins with one step


China in One Minute: A distant journey begins with one step

People's Daily app

10:41, November 09, 2018


What can you do in one minute?

In one minute, railway quality inspector Huang Wangming checks a train bogie.

In one minute, textile worker Xu Xiaoying makes the tops of a pair of shoes.

In one minute, research fellow Hou Rong inspects a giant panda’s  two reproductive hormone index.

In one minute, farmer Dou Zhengbao ploughs over 10 square meters.

In one minute, geologist Sun Yufei checks 25 geological data points.

In one minute, the steel mill where Jiang Yong works produces nine tons of steel.

In one minute, environmental monitoring worker Yang Xiaoxue analyzes 40 water data points.

In one minute, swimmer Yan Zibei completes 45 strokes during a workout session.

In one minute, PLA officer Xu Liqiang directs his fellow jet fighters to cruise 43,000 square kilometers of airspace.


Every effort within one minute encompasses Chinese strength

In one minute, Chinese workers built a 596.66-meter-long highway.

In 16 hours, Chinese workers finished the joint of the underwater tunnel of the Hong Kong-Macau-Zhuhai Bridge.

In 43 hours, Chinese workers retrofitted the Sanyuan Bridge in Beijing.

In 60 days, Chinese workers removed combustible ice from the bottom of the South China Sea, setting a new world record for the highest amount extracted within the shortest period of time.

In 2017, China harvested 618 million tons of grain.

In 2017, China’s GDP reached 82.71 trillion yuan.

In 2017, Chinese athletes won 106 world-level sports titles.

In 2017, China explored outer space 13.7 billion light years away.

"Chinese have adhered to patriotism and devotion without any complaints or regrets, which makes me feel that ordinary people are the greatest and happiness is achieved through hard work".


Every drop of sweat makes the Chinese miracle possible

(Compiled by Lu Wen'ao and Du Mingming)

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