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Initial Research on Rocket Ends Successfully

The preliminary research on China's new generation of manned spacecraft-carrying rocket has concluded successfully, paving the way for the program's next steps, according to China Space News, the flagship newspaper in the country's space industry.

Source: China Daily|2019-10-15 10:01

Xuelong Completed Overhaul, Ready for Antarctic Expedition

China's research icebreaker Xuelong, or Snow Dragon, has returned to Shanghai after a recent complete overhaul, ready for the country's upcoming 36th Antarctic expedition, according to the Ministry of Natural Resources Monday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-10-15 09:59

China Will Intensify Cooperation to Ensure Food Security

China will intensify international cooperation with other countries to jointly fight hunger and ensure global food security, said a white paper released on Monday.

Source: China Daily|2019-10-15 09:57

China's Electronic Information Manufacturing Sees Revenue Growth in Jan-Aug

Revenue of China's electronic information manufacturing industry rose 5 percent year-on-year in the first eight months of 2019.

Source: Xinhua|2019-10-15 09:55

PLA Air Force Event to Showcase Latest Capabilities in Warfare

The People's Liberation Army Air Force will host a five-day open-house activity starting on Thursday in Changchun, Jilin province, to mark the 70th anniversary of its founding.

Source: China Daily|2019-10-14 10:39

China Vows to Upgrade Energy Production, Consumption, Ensure Energy Security

China will promote the transformation and upgrading of energy production and consumption, and safeguard energy security in a bid to improve people's livelihood, according to a meeting presided over by Premier Li Keqiang on Friday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-10-14 10:32

Travelers Steering Clear of the Beaten Track

After months of planning, a newlywed couple in Beijing is taking a honeymoon in Europe that they planned themselves.

Source: China Daily|2019-10-14 10:30

Political Advisors Discuss Measures to Boost Employment

Chinese political advisors gathered Friday to brainstorm measures to boost the country's employment during a biweekly session in Beijing.

Source: Xinhua|2019-10-14 10:27

China's Agricultural Product Wholesale Prices Surge

Wholesale prices of China's agricultural products went up Friday, according to a report released by the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs.

Source: Xinhua|2019-10-12 12:21

Premier Urges Wider Access in Oil Sector

Premier Li Keqiang called on Friday for further widening of market access in the energy sector, especially for oil and gas exploration and exploitation, and the development of pipeline networks, to encourage more participation from market players.

Source: China Daily|2019-10-12 12:20

New Aircraft Engine Gets Civil Aviation Certificate in China

Aircraft engine WZ16, a type of turboshaft engine jointly developed by Chinese and French aviation companies, has received a certificate from the Civil Aviation Administration of China, according to its developer Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-10-12 12:17

Fireball Meteor Streaks across NE China Sky

A fireball meteor was seen in Northeast China's provinces including Jilin, Liaoning and Heilongjiang in Friday's wee hours, with no casualties or property loss yet reported.

Source:|2019-10-12 12:15

Pilot National Parks Make Progress in Ecological Protection

All of China's 10 pilot national parks will have finished construction next year, with some parks having made significant achievements in ecological and wildlife protection, the forestry department announced on Thursday.

Source: China Daily|2019-10-11 11:05

Innovation Urged to Boost Greater Bay Area Growth

The fifth Greater Bay Area Conference on Thursday in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region focused on the concept of Inclusive growth through innovation and sustainability as well as regional integration.

Source: China Daily|2019-10-11 11:00

China Ready to Hit Target in 2020 for Emissions

China has slashed levels of pollution from its thermal power plants over the past five years and is on track to meet a key emissions goal for 2020, according to a new study.

Source: China Daily|2019-10-10 11:10

Govt Institutions Open up Facilities to Tourists

An increasing number of government institutions are opening up their parking spaces and facilities free to tourists during holidays.

Source: China Daily|2019-10-10 11:09

Temperatures Drop Nationwide, Rainfall in South

Temperatures will continue to drop nationwide and heavy rain will hit South and Southwest China until Oct 18 due to cold air combining with warm, humid air.

Source: China Daily|2019-10-10 11:07

Easier Border Crossings Help Vietnamese Workers

Every morning, Beilun Bridge swarms with thousands of Vietnamese commuters passing through the Dongxing border port on their way to work in China.

Source: China Daily|2019-10-10 11:06

Chinese Scientists Discover Rare Cambrian Fossils

Scientists have discovered well-preserved fossils of Cambrian arthropod Sidneyia in East China's Shandong province, which is believed to be the first time that the genus has been found outside of Laurentia.

Source: Xinhua|2019-10-09 10:56

Xuelong 2 to Berth in Shenzhen and Welcome Visitors

China's first domestically-built polar icebreaker Xuelong 2, will berth in Shenzhen Shekou Cruise Homeport from Oct 13 to 15 and open to the public for one and a half days

Source:|2019-10-09 10:54

Beijing Horticultural Expo to Lower Its Curtain on Wednesday

The 2019 Beijing International Horticultural Expo, lasting for 162 days since it kicked off on April 28, will come to an end after a closing ceremony on Wednesday, a senior official with the expo's organizing committee said on Tuesday.

Source:|2019-10-09 10:52

Japan, Thailand Still Top Overseas Holiday Choices

Japan and Thailand remained the top two popular overseas destinations for Chinese travelers in the just completed weeklong National Day holiday, and Chinese travelers emphasized leisure over shopping in those countries, travel agencies reported.

Source: China Daily|2019-10-09 10:51

Tourism Revenue Reaches 650b Yuan during 7-day Holiday

During the seven-day National Day holiday that ended on Monday, residents of Chongqing received text messages from the local public security bureau and tourism committee suggesting that they avoid popular scenic spots to ease traffic and make room for vis

Source: China Daily|2019-10-08 11:07

China to Build 127 Key Special Railway Lines by 2020

China will plan and construct 127 key special railway lines by 2020, according to the National Development and Reform Commission.

Source: Xinhua|2019-10-08 09:30

China's Road Cargo Transport Grows in January-August

BEIJING -- China's road cargo transport saw steady growth in the first eight months of 2019, official data showed.

Source: Xinhua|2019-10-08 09:26

FAST Closely Monitoring Unknown Repetitive Fast Radio Burst

GUIYANG - Chinese scientists are paying close attention to a repeating fast radio burst by making follow-up observations during the country's National Day holiday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-10-08 09:23

China's Research Vessel Sets Sail for Western Pacific Ocean

QINGDAO - China's research vessel KEXUE, or Science, departed for the western Pacific Ocean Thursday from a pier of East China's coastal city of Qingdao on a research mission of the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC).

Source: Xinhua|2019-10-05 21:38

Many World Leaders Add Personal Salutes to Nation on Anniversary

Current and former leaders of foreign countries and international organizations have sent congratulatory messages to President Xi Jinping to convey their best wishes on the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.

Source: China Daily|2019-10-05 21:34

China's Railways Work to Navigate National Day Holiday Travel Peak

BEIJING - China's railways are striving to ensure the safety of all passengers during the National Day holiday travel peak.

Source: Xinhua|2019-10-05 21:26

China's Greater Bay Area Busy Laying Foundation for Innovation

GUANGZHOU -- Hong Kong man Andy Ng was surprised his shared workspace Timetable was rented out completely only six months after it had started operation in Guangzhou, capital of South China's Guangdong province.

Source: Xinhua|2019-10-05 21:19

China Reports Record National Day Railway Passenger Trips

BEIJING - China saw more railway passenger trips made Tuesday than any single day during the previous National Day holidays as more people choose to travel by train.

Source: Xinhua|2019-10-03 15:31

China's National Day Evening Gala Is Held in Beijing

BEIJING -- A grand evening gala marking the 70th founding anniversary of the People's Republic of China started at Tian'anmen Square in downtown Beijing Tuesday.

Source: Xinhua/|2019-10-02 15:40

Xi Reviews Armed Forces on National Day

President Xi Jinping reviewed the armed forces at the heart of Beijing Tuesday morning, his first on National Day, to mark the 70th founding anniversary of the People's Republic of China.

Source: Xinhua|2019-10-01 19:13

China Identifies Remains of Korean War Soldiers

China on Sunday identified six Chinese soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean War whose remains were reburied in their homeland after being returned from the Republic of Korea (ROK).

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-30 10:45

Xinjiang Improving Drinking Water Supply for Rural Population

Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region provided access to drinking water for more than 264,000 people in rural areas by August, according to the region's water resources department.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-30 10:43

National Day Weather will Be Generally Good, Cold Expected to Hit Some Areas

Weather in most parts of China during the National Day holiday from Oct 1 to 7 will generally be good and suitable for outdoor activities, the National Meteorological Center said on Sunday.

Source:|2019-09-30 10:42

Belt, Road Journalists Form Win-win Network

The Belt and Road Journalists Network and its first presidium were founded at the 2019 Belt and Road Journalists Forum in Beijing on Saturday.

Source: China Daily|2019-09-30 10:39

Chinese Satellite 'Monkey King' Sheds New Light on Origin of Cosmic Rays

A Chinese satellite, nicknamed Monkey King, is not only searching for the invisible dark matter, but also exploring the origin of the cosmic rays, high energy particles that travel through space at nearly the speed of light.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-29 09:49

China to Strengthen Traffic Network in Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Region

China will build a comprehensive traffic network in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region, slashing the travel time between neighboring cities to 1.5 hours, a transport official said Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-29 09:47

China's Grain Output to Remain over 650 B Kg in 2019

China's grain output is expected to remain above 650 billion kg for a fifth straight year in 2019, a senior official said Friday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-29 09:45

250,000 Tibetans Relocated to New Homes in Anti-poverty Fight

Nearly 250,000 people in Tibet have moved into 910 new settlements as part of poverty alleviation efforts by August, according to the region's poverty-relief headquarters.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-29 09:44

Job Market Sees Gains as Fears of Slowdown Rise

The Chinese job market has shown resilience, adding 9.84 million jobs in the first eight months of this year, an official said on Thursday, even as fears grew globally for an economic slowdown.

Source: China Daily|2019-09-27 11:08

China to Release Another 10,000 Tons of Pork from Reserves

Chinese authorities announced on Thursday plans to release more pork from its central reserves to ensure market supply for the upcoming National Day Holiday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-27 11:06

Inner Mongolia to Spur Innovation in Efforts to Combat Desertification

The Inner Mongolia autonomous region will encourage innovative ways to control desertification and contribute its experiences to more regions in the country as well as around the world.

Source: China Daily|2019-09-27 11:04

Tibet's Science and Technology Progress over the Past Six Decades

China's Tibet autonomous region has seen significant progress in science and technology over the past 60 years since the launch of the region's democratic reform in 1959, China Tibet News has reported.

Source:|2019-09-27 11:02

China Launches First Amphibious Assault Ship

China's first amphibious assault ship was launched in Shanghai on Wednesday, coming closer to the completion of its construction project.

Source:|2019-09-26 11:02

Chinese Scientists Reconstruct Chang'e-4 Probe's Landing on Moon's Far Side

Chinese scientists have reconstructed the descent trajectory of the Chang'e-4 lunar probe and determined its precise landing site on the far side of the moon in a move that could bolster further deep space exploration.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-26 11:00

Modern Technologies Improve Efficiency at Airport

Beijing Daxing International Airport has embraced multiple new technologies to make it smarter and more efficient.

Source: China Daily|2019-09-26 10:58

China Sets Key Tasks for Building National Strength in Transportation

China has underlined a series of key tasks for building national strength in transportation in a published official document, officials said Tuesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-26 10:57

Maritime Rescue Center Operational in South China

A maritime rescue center was put into operation in the southern Chinese city of Zhuhai on Tuesday, to better protect navigation and transport safety in nearby waters.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-25 10:12

China Launches New Satellite for Environment Detection

China sent a new satellite into planned orbit from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China's Gobi Desert on Wednesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-25 10:10

Beijing's Massive New Airport to Open

Beijing's new mega-airport opens on Wednesday, welcoming its first passengers after five years of construction.

Source: China Daily|2019-09-25 10:07

Jiuzhaigou to Reopen after 2017 Quake

Jiuzhaigou, a scenic area in Sichuan province on the UNESCO World Natural Heritage list, will reopen on Friday after having fixed damage caused by a magnitude 7.0 earthquake in 2017.

Source: China Daily|2019-09-25 10:04

China's Lunar Rover Discovers Mysterious Substance on Moon's Far Side

China's lunar rover Yutu-2, or Jade Rabbit-2, discovered an unidentified substance in an impact crater on the far side of the moon.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-24 17:16

Rules for Online Accommodation Published

The country's first specifications for online accommodation platforms was released on Monday in Beijing, in an effort to improve online accommodation services, protect rights and interests of consumers and strengthen self-discipline of the platforms, acco

Source:|2019-09-24 10:21

Ceremony Signals It's Time to Grab Some Crab

With a ceremony held on Monday morning for the first harvest of hairy crabs from Yangcheng Lake came the long-awaited annual season for eating the freshwater crustaceans.

Source: China Daily|2019-09-24 10:12

China's Grain Output Rises Nearly 6 Times in 70 Years

China will have another harvest of grains provided there are no major natural disasters this autumn, said an agriculture official, as the country's grain output last year reached 657.89 million tons, almost 6 times that of 1949.

Source:|2019-09-24 10:10

HK Tour Guides Rush for Practice Permit in Hengqin

More than 500 tour guides and leaders from Hong Kong and Macao have applied for special certificates for practicing in the Hengqin New Area in Zhuhai, next door to Macao, since the new policy was announced by the Guangdong government last week.

Source:|2019-09-24 10:09

China Sends Two Beidou Satellites into Space

China launched a Long March 3B carrier rocket to place two Beidou navigation satellites into space on Monday morning, according to the China Satellite Navigation Office.

Source:|2019-09-23 16:24

China's Electric Vehicle Charging Posts Continue Steady Growth

The number of charging posts for new energy vehicles in China continued steady growth thanks to the robust development of the country's green transportation, data from China Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure Promotion Alliance showed.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-23 10:13

Panda Base Limits Visitors during National Day Holidays

Visitors to the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding will have to book tickets online during National Day holidays, according to a circular issued by the base Sunday.

Source:|2019-09-23 10:12

Xinjiang Invests Heavily in Poor Counties

Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region has allocated 23.6 billion yuan ($3.33 billion) of agriculture-related funds to its poverty-stricken counties, local authorities have said.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-23 10:10

China Earmarks 10b Yuan for Ecological Restoration Projects

China has allocated 10 billion yuan (about $1.4 billion) designated for funding pilot ecological conservation and restoration projects this year, the Ministry of Finance said Friday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-23 10:08

Chinese Satellite Tests Space-based Gravitational Wave Detection Technologies

A recently-launched Chinese satellite has conducted in-orbit experiments on the key technologies related to space-based gravitational wave detection, the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) announced on Friday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-21 09:46

Chinese Researchers Conduct in Situ Measurement of Lunar Dust

Chinese researchers have successfully conducted an in situ measurement of lunar dust at the landing site of the country's Chang'e-3 probe.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-21 09:44

China Pledges Support for Poverty Reduction Projects Using Internet

China will support projects on poverty reduction using the internet as a further step to win the battle against poverty, the National Development and Reform Commission said on its website.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-21 09:42

100-mln-year-old Fossilized Dinosaur Footprints Found in China

A geological research team announced Friday that they had discovered groups of 100-million-year-old fossils of dinosaur footprints in Northwest China's Shaanxi province.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-21 09:41

Red Cross Society Earns Major First Aid Certification

The Red Cross Society of China became the first national Red Cross society in the world to receive a major first aid certification from the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent National Societies, which is expected to help promote global

Source: China Daily|2019-09-20 13:14

Smart Security Check System Launched in Guangzhou

A smart security check system was put into operation Thursday at the Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport in South China's Guangdong province to speed up the security check process.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-20 10:51

China Launches New Remote-sensing Satellites

JIUQUAN - Five new remote-sensing satellites were sent into planned orbit from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China's Gobi Desert Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-20 09:24

China Publishes White Paper on Progress of Women's Cause in 70 Years

BEIJING - China on Thursday issued a white paper on the progress of women's cause in the past 70 years since the founding of the People's Republic of China.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-20 09:22

Beijing's New Airport Going High-tech

Travelers will be able to pass through customs inspections faster than ever at the soon-to-be-opened Beijing Daxing International Airport.

Source:|2019-09-19 11:11

Blood Donation Facilities Introduced into Tibet

A set of platelet collection facilities have been introduced into Southwest China's Tibet autonomous region. Blood donors started to use the facilities to donate platelets on Wednesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-19 11:10

Arctic Voyage Signifies New Shipping Route

A vessel run by COSCO Shipping Specialized Carriers Co Ltd and loaded with close to 30,000 metric tons of paper pulp from Helsinki, capital of Finland, arrived in Qingdao, East China's Shandong province, on Tuesday.

Source:|2019-09-19 11:07

National Day Holiday Travel Forecast Unveiled

Beijing, Changchun in Northeast China's Jilin province, and Leshan in Southwest China's Sichuan province are predicted to be the top 3 cities most prone to traffic congestion during the National Day holiday, according to a travel forecast report.

Source:|2019-09-19 11:05

China Releases Application Guide for Antarctic Travel

China's Ministry of Natural Resources has recently released an application guide for tourist activities at the Great Wall station in Antarctica.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-18 11:04

Key Components of China's 600 Kph Maglev Train Unveiled

CRRC Zhuzhou Locomotive Co., Ltd. unveiled the key components of its magnetic-levitation train with a designed speed of 600 kph in Central China's Hunan province Tuesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-18 10:57

New AI-planned Bus Route Launched in Shanghai

The first bus route planned through artificial intelligence technology in Shanghai began operation on Monday, bringing commuters a better riding experience with lower charges and less time spent on the road.

Source:|2019-09-18 10:55

China Allocates 665 Million Yuan for Disaster Relief

China's Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Emergency Management (MEM) have allocated 665 million yuan (about $94 million) Tuesday to four provinces affected by typhoon Lekima or drought.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-18 10:54

Tibet Receives More Tourists during Mid-Autumn Festival Holiday

Southwest China's Tibet autonomous region received a total of 910,021 tourists during the three-day Mid-Autumn Festival holiday starting Friday, up 18.2 percent year on year, local tourism authorities said Monday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-17 10:59

New Terminal Aids Pudong's Flight Services

An auxiliary terminal to improve efficiency at Shanghai Pudong International Airport opened on Monday, bringing the city closer to becoming a global aviation hub, said officials from the airport authority.

Source: China Daily|2019-09-17 10:58

First Snow Comes Early to Northern City in Heilongjiang

China's northernmost city Mohe in Heilongjiang province welcomed the first snow of the coming winter on Sunday, about 25 days earlier than last year, said the local observatory.

Source: China Daily|2019-09-17 10:56

Festival Weekend Sees More Short Family Trips

Travel agencies reported that short family trips were the highlight of the just completed Mid-Autumn Festival holiday-a traditional Chinese festival for family unions, balancing people's expanding demands for sightseeing and cultural experience within a l

Source: China Daily|2019-09-17 09:39

China's Big Data Sector to Continue Steady Growth: Report

China's big data sector will continue to post steady expansion by 2023, driven by policy support and technology integration, said a report from the International Data Corporation (IDC).

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-15 19:02

Chinese High-speed Railway Wins Int'l Award

CHENGDU -- A high-speed railway in western China has won the award of FIDIC Outstanding Project of the Year, its design company said Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-15 18:46

Chinese Astronomers Complete over 71 Percent of Milky Way Observation Project

Chinese astronomers have completed about 71.4 percent of a grand project to paint a portrait of the vast Milky Way, according to the Qinghai station of the Purple Mountain Observatory of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-15 18:35

Beijing Parks Receive over 300,000 Holiday Visitors

BEIJING - Beijing parks welcomed more than 300,000 visitors on Friday, the first day of this year's Mid-Autumn Festival holiday, according to local authorities.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-15 18:30

China to Take Further Steps to Ensure People's Basic Welfare

China's State Council on Wednesday called for enhanced efforts to ensure that people's basic needs are met.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-12 09:56

Inbound Tourism Hits Record High in China

China's inbound tourism hit a new high last year after a decade-long downturn, according to a World Tourism Alliance and Kulv Data Marketing report published in Beijing on Thursday.

Source:|2019-09-12 09:55

Tian'anmen Square to Close on Weekend for Celebration Rehearsal

Tian'anmen Square in the center of Beijing will be temporarily closed on Saturday and Sunday for the second rehearsal of the celebrations of the 70th founding anniversary of the People's Republic of China, authorities said.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-12 09:53

BRI Lauded by Experts at World Forum

The Second Shanghai Forum on the Belt and Road Initiative was held on Wednesday in Shanghai amid the Eighth World Forum on China Studies, bringing together 60 international experts to discuss the promotion of high-quality Belt and Road Initiative partners

Source: China Daily|2019-09-12 09:51

Event Highlights China's Human Rights

An exhibition showcasing China's progress in human rights opened at the United Nations' main office in Geneva, Switzerland, on Monday.

Source: China Daily|2019-09-11 09:48

China's Giant Telescope Picks up Mysterious Signals from Deep Space

Chinese astronomers have detected repeated fast radio bursts (FRB) - mysterious signals believed to be from a source about 3 billion light years from Earth - with the largest and most sensitive radio telescope ever built.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-11 09:47

Temporary License Restrictions to Be Relaxed

China will simplify the application process for the licensing of temporary inbound vehicles, and temporary driving licenses for overseas people, the Ministry of Public Security said on Tuesday.

Source:|2019-09-11 09:45

China to Permit Car Registration Service at Vehicle Retailers

China will allow motor vehicle retailers to provide license plate number selection and car registration services, according to the Ministry of Public Security Tuesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-11 09:43

Landmark Bridge on Yangtze River Counts down to Completion

The Yangtze River, the world's third longest waterway, is expecting a new landmark as construction counts down toward completion of the widest bridge on the river.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-10 09:33

First Rehearsal for National Day Celebrations Concludes

The first joint rehearsal for the upcoming National Day celebrations ended early Sunday morning in Beijing, about three weeks ahead of the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China (PRC), which falls on Oct 1.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-10 09:32

Shanghai Airport Expansion Nears Completion

The expansion of the third phase of Shanghai Pudong International Airport is about to be completed as the launch of the world's largest single-building satellite hall on Sept 16 approaches, official sources said.

Source:|2019-09-10 09:30

Foreign Airlines Encouraged to Consider New Beijing Airport

The Civil Aviation Administration of China encourages overseas airlines to open international flights to Beijing Daxing International Airport, which will begin operations before Sept 30, whether going all-in or operating in Beijing's two airports, a senio

Source:|2019-09-10 09:29

Chinese Scientist Wins Nigeria's Top Science Award

A Chinese scientist, together with his Nigerian research partner, won Nigeria's most prestigious science award on Wednesday for their outstanding contribution to scientific and technological innovation, the award advisory board announced here.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-06 09:53

China Starts Mapping Standards for 5G-based Hospitals

Key Chinese hospitals, leading telecom carriers and Huawei Wednesday launched a project to establish standards for 5G-based networks in hospitals.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-06 09:52

Beijing-Xiongan Intercity Railway Starts Test Runs

The Beijing section of the intercity railway linking Beijing with Xiongan New Area started test runs Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-06 09:51

Daxing Airport will Be Flight Ready on Sept 15

Beijing Daxing International Airport will be qualified to handle flights on Sept 15, taking a big step forward toward its official opening before Sept 30, according to the airport authority on Wednesday.

Source: China Daily|2019-09-06 09:50

China Builds High-speed Railway Connecting Tourist Spots

The track-laying job on a new high-speed railway linking Chengdu and Guiyang in Southwest China has been completed, said the construction firm Tuesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-05 10:31

China to Build Lab for Radioactive Waste Disposal

Work will soon begin on a potential site for a lab to accommodate China's radioactive waste.

Source:|2019-09-05 10:29

Pig Farmers Get Support to Reduce Financial Pressures

China plans to boost financial support for pig farmers to stabilize production after the spread of African swine fever has reduced herds in the country.

Source: China Daily|2019-09-05 10:26

UN Envoys from 8 Countries Visit Xinjiang

A delegation of UN envoys from eight countries has visited Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region to gain a better understanding of the region's achievements from de-radicalization to poverty eradication.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-05 10:25

Governor Says Future Rests with Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area

Development of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area will be a major priority for the provincial government, according to Guangdong Governor Ma Xingrui.

Source: China Daily|2019-09-04 10:10

Tian'anmen Square to Close on Weekend for Celebration Preparation

Beijing's Tian'anmen Square will be temporarily closed from Saturday evening to Sunday morning to facilitate preparations for the celebration of the 70th founding anniversary of the People's Republic of China, authorities said.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-04 10:08

World's First Red Cross Academy Established in China

The first Red Cross academy in the world, jointly built by the Red Cross Society of China (RCSC) and Soochow University, has been established in Suzhou, East China's Jiangsu province, according to the RCSC.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-04 10:07

China to Raise Retail Fuel Prices

China will raise the retail prices of gasoline and diesel from Wednesday, the country's top economic planner said Tuesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-04 10:06

Major Section of Support Infrastructure Finished at New Beijing Int'l Airport

China Railway 24th Bureau Group, a Shanghai-based construction and engineering firm, has finished and delivered a major section of support infrastructure for the Beijing Daxing International Airport, according to a statement from the company.

Source:|2019-09-03 10:35

Guangxi Looking to Benefit from Ecological Civilization

Known for its lush natural scenery, the Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region aims to better benefit from its pristine setting, Lu Xinshe, Party secretary of the region, said at a news conference in Beijing on Monday.

Source: China Daily|2019-09-03 10:34

Railway Police Seize 11,775 Fugitives during Summer Vacation

Chinese railway police captured 11,775 fugitives during the summer vacation travel rush that ended Saturday, said the Ministry of Public Security Sunday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-03 10:32

Kunming May Ban Loud Noises on Subway Trains

Kunming, capital of Yunnan province, is mulling whether to punish subway passengers who make a lot of noise, including playing loud music.

Source: China Daily|2019-09-03 10:31

Shanghai Launches AI Investment Fund

Shanghai on Saturday launched an artificial intelligence investment fund to support the city's pledge to build a first-class AI innovative ecosystem by 2021.

Source:|2019-09-02 10:21

China's Legal Profession Admission Exam Draws 606,700 Candidates

A total of 606,700 people have signed up for the first phase of testing of China's unified qualification exam for legal professionals this year, according to the Ministry of Justice.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-02 10:11

Greater Bay Area's First Radio Station Goes to Air

China's first national radio station dedicated to residents of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area launched Sunday morning.

Source:|2019-09-02 10:10

Shanghai Builds Memorial Hall for First CPC Congress

Construction started Saturday on a memorial hall for the first National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) in Shanghai.

Source: Xinhua|2019-09-02 10:09

China's FAST Telescope Identifies 93 Pulsars

China's Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST), the world's largest single-dish radio telescope, has identified 93 new pulsars since October 2017, the research team announced Friday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-31 10:03

China's KZ-1A Rocket Launches Two Satellites

Two satellites for technological experiments were sent into space by a Kuaizhou-1A, or KZ-1A, carrier rocket from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China on Saturday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-31 10:02

Beijing's New Airport Completes Dry Run

Beijing Daxing International Airport completed its largest official comprehensive test on Friday, marking steady progress toward the start of commercial operations by the end of September.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-31 10:00

China and Germany Pledge to Intensify Security Cooperation

China and Germany will continue to intensify cooperation in the security sphere to meet the growing regional and global security challenges, said top officials from the security sectors in both countries.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-31 09:59

China Constructs New Production Base for Key Material Used in 5G Base Stations

China has started to build a new production base for soft copper clad laminate, one of the key components used in the construction of 5G base stations, in Jiangyin, East China's Jiangsu province, according to the Science and Technology Daily Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-30 11:05

China to Improve Delivery Services in Rural Areas

Rural residents will have better access to online shopping once all of China's villages have convenient connections to delivery services, according to the country's transportation regulator.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-30 11:04

HK Police Invited for National Day Celebrations in Beijing

About 10 Hong Kong police officers have been invited to join the celebrations for the 70th founding anniversary of the People's Republic of China in Beijing on Oct1, National Day.

Source:|2019-08-30 11:02

China Allocates 30 B Yuan to Help Rural People Settle in Cities

China's Ministry of Finance (MOF) has allocated 30 billion yuan (about $4.2 billion) to help rural people settle in cities in the latest urbanization push.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-29 11:35

Shanghai Announces New Health Measures

Shanghai on Wednesday unveiled 100 public health measures aimed at building it into a world-class healthy city by 2030.

Source:|2019-08-29 11:34

Advanced Guidance System Verified in Beijing's New Airport

China's self-developed docking guidance system has completed the first verification test in low visibility conditions at the new Beijing Daxing International Airport, according to its developer.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-29 11:32

Shanghai to Host Next WorldSkills Games

The flag of a major international skills event was handed over to Shanghai at the closing ceremony of the 45th WorldSkills Competition in Kazan, Russia, on Tuesday.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-29 11:31

55.58-bln-yuan Deals Signed at 12th China-Northeast Asia Expo

Investment deals worth 55.58 billion yuan ($7.85 billion) were reached during the 12th China-Northeast Asia Expo, which concluded Tuesday in Changchun, capital of northeast China's Jilin province.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-28 11:24

China Steps up Disaster Control amid Wetter Flood Season

Heavy floods have hit many parts of China since the start of the flood season due to severe rainfall this year, and preparations should be made for flood control in autumn, an official said Tuesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-28 11:23

Low Visibility Test Flights Successful at Daxing Airport

Test flights in low visibility conditions were completed at the new Beijing Daxing International Airport on Monday evening, paving the way for it to be operational before Sept 30, according to the country's civil aviation regulator.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-28 11:21

Global Lawyers Forum to Be Held in Guangzhou

China will host the Global Lawyers Forum from Dec 9 to 10 in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, the All China Lawyers Association said on Tuesday.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-28 11:20

Underwater Tunnel Innovation Platform Established in China

China has established an academic exchange and technology innovation platform for underwater tunnel construction, according to Science and Technology Daily on Monday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-27 11:09

Chinese City's Taxi Toplights to Display Drivers' Credit Level

North China's Tianjin municipality has drafted measures on assessing taxi drivers' credit scores and requires the credit levels to be shown on the toplights.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-27 11:06

China's Private Firms Rising to Prominence in Past 70 Years

China's private enterprises have been growing fast in the past seven decades, achieving a prominent role in the economy, official data showed Monday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-27 11:04

China Revises Law to Clarify Land Property Rights, Streamline Administration

China's top legislature on Monday adopted a revision to the land administration law to clarify land property rights, improve administration and regulate government land requisition.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-27 11:02

China's Chang'e-4 Probe Resumes Work for Ninth Lunar Day

The lander and rover of the Chang'e-4 probe have resumed work for the ninth lunar day on the far side of the moon after sleeping during the extremely cold night.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-26 11:01

China's Coal Output Surges in Past 70 Years

China's coal industry has seen notable development in the past 70 years, with output surging and structure improving, data showed.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-26 10:59

Chinese Customs Returns Imported Solid Waste

Shijiazhuang Customs in North China's Hebei province has shipped back a batch of solid waste imported from overseas, said a statement from the General Administration of Customs.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-26 10:58

China's top legislature passes revised drug administration law

China's top legislature on Monday voted to adopt the revision to the drug administration law as part of the country's efforts to strengthen supervision to ensure drug safety.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-26 10:57

China to Have First 5G-covered Railway

The 141-kilometer Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link will become the first high-speed railway in China to have full 5G network coverage along its entire line, Xinhua reported on Wednesday.

Source:|2019-08-23 10:41

Online Farm Products Platform to Open in Greater Bay Area

An online platform for the trade of agricultural products will soon launch in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, in an effort to improve the quality of foods in the region, according to the government of Guangzhou, Guangdong province.

Source:|2019-08-23 10:39

Marintec China to Return in December

The 20th edition of Marintec China, a showcase of the latest maritime technologies and products, will be held at the Shanghai New International Expo Center from Dec 3 to 6.

Source:|2019-08-23 10:37

New Chinese Law Revision Better Regulates Pharmaceutical Sales

A new draft revision to the drug administration law, submitted Thursday to the ongoing bimonthly session of the National People's Congress Standing Committee for deliberation, has proposed new stipulations to better regulate pharmaceutical sales.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-23 10:36

Satellites Provide Lift to Province's Advanced Manufacturing Drive

The Jilin 1 satellite has helped launch the province's advanced manufacturing drive, along the way providing precise data for firefighting and environmental protection. The first commercial remote sensing satellite system developed in China, Jilin 1 was s

Source: China Daily|2019-08-22 11:08

Media Center for China's Major Anniversary Event to Open on Sept 23

The media center for the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the People's Republic of China will open on Sept 23.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-22 11:07

China's Economic Planner OKs Urban Rail Projects in SW City

China's top economic planner Wednesday approved a plan to expand urban rail in Chengdu, capital of southwest China's Sichuan province, involving about 177 km of new urban rail.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-22 11:04

Experts Call for Cybersecurity Cooperation

Experts from around the world called for cybersecurity cooperation at the Beijing Cyber Security Conference which kicked off on Wednesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-22 11:03

Customs Seizes over 111,000 Tons of Banned Foreign Waste

Customs authorities in 11 provincial areas wrapped up the latest crackdown on smuggling of banned solid wastes into China on Tuesday.

Source:|2019-08-21 11:06

China Trains over 2 Million Village-based Poverty Relief Cadres since 2018

China has provided training for about 2.08 million poverty relief cadres working in poverty-stricken villages nationwide since 2018 in a bid to eradicate absolute poverty by 2020.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-21 11:05

Three Routes Added to International Network as Port Group Extends its Reach

The Liaoning Port Group opened three new routes from Dalian to Indonesia, Vietnam and Thailand, and South Korea in the first half of this year. Its foreign trade route network now covers more than 300 ports in over 160 countries and regions.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-21 11:03

Tourism Planning for China's Xiongan New Area Completed

The Chinese government has completed the compilation of a plan for tourism development up until 2035 in North China's Xiongan New Area, according to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-21 11:01

5G-assisted Unmanned Delivery Car Supports Smart Retail in Nanjing

An unmanned delivery car with 5G wireless technology hit the roads in the city of Nanjing, capital of East China's Jiangsu province over the weekend.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-20 10:30

World's Highest-Altitude Aquarium Opens to Public in Qinghai

The world's highest-altitude aquarium opened to the public in Northwest China's Qinghai province on the weekend, attracting more than 8,000 visitors, according to the aquarium.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-20 10:29

Lanzhou Continues Building Talent Pool

In recent years Lanzhou, the capital of Gansu province, has fully utilized its unique resources, developed new talent recruitment models and broadened the channels for attracting talent, which not only stems the outflow of talent but also promotes the con

Source:|2019-08-20 10:28

Weather Services Boost Farming Efficiency

Precision weather services have greatly enhanced the farming efficiency in Northeast China's Heilongjiang province, known as the country's grain barn, amid a loss of rural laborers.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-20 10:26

Chinese Candidates Prime Themselves for WorldSkills

Chinese candidates for the 45th WorldSkills competition had their zeal drummed up at a morale-motivating conference held by the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security in Beijing on Friday.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-19 10:15

New Container Shipping Line Makes Debut

A new container shipping line between Qingdao and Weihai, two coastal cities in eastern Shandong province, witnessed its maiden voyage on Saturday, a fresh step to accelerate port asset integration in the province.

Source:|2019-08-19 10:13

Tianjin Takes Lead in Benefits for Top Foreign Experts

Tianjin has taken the lead in helping top foreign experts build up pensions and qualify for other benefits, including housing and real estate loans.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-19 10:11

Shenzhen to Be Key Pilot Zone for Socialism

China will support Shenzhen, adjacent to Hong Kong, in building a demonstration pilot zone for socialism with Chinese characteristics, under a guideline issued on Sunday by the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and the State Council.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-19 10:08

Train Tickets on Sale for Upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival Holiday

Passengers can begin booking train tickets for the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival holiday starting Thursday, Economic View reported.

Source:|2019-08-16 10:22

Jade Hunters Turn NW China River into Tourist Hot Spot

A river, dubbed China's richest river in the southern part of Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region has become a tourist hot spot.

Source:|2019-08-16 10:20

China Allocates 7t Yuan for 'Toilet Revolution'

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs announced Thursday that it will allocate seven trillion yuan ($996.3 million) from state revenue to support the toilet revolution in rural areas.

Source:|2019-08-16 10:19

Rare Endemic Leopard Spotted in North China

A north China leopard, a subspecies of the Amur leopard that is peculiar to China, has been found in North China's Hebei province.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-16 10:17

National Robotics Competition for Adolescents Held in Chongqing

The 19th China Adolescent Robotics Competition and World Adolescent Robot Contest 2019 have kicked off in Southwest China's Chongqing.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-15 13:58

Beijing's First Dedicated Bike Lane Eases Traffic Congestion

Beijing's first dedicated bike lane opened on May 31, and to date traffic volume of has exceeded more than 550,000 users so far, according to a senior official from the city's transport commission on Wednesday.

Source:|2019-08-15 13:57

Unemployment Rate in Shanghai Drops

There has been an annual increase of over 500,000 job positions in Shanghai and a continuous drop in the urban unemployment rate over the past three years, the Shanghai Municipal Human Resources and Social Security Bureau said on Wednesday.

Source:|2019-08-15 13:55

Didi to Lower Minimum Passenger Age to 16

Didi Chuxing, China's ride-hailing giant, plans to lower its minimum passenger age restriction for teens traveling without a supervising adult from 18 to 16, the company announced Wednesday.

Source:|2019-08-15 13:54

Night Tours Become Popular

Nighttime tours and performances are becoming increasingly popular in China, as rising daytime temperatures are cooling the fervor for visiting popular tourist spots and other attractions, a new report said.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-14 10:57

China Allocates 378m Yuan for Disaster Relief

China has allocated 378 million yuan (about 53.75 million US dollars) to five provincial-level regions hit by natural disasters, the Ministry of Emergency Management said Tuesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-14 10:55

Weaker Typhoon Going North

A weakening Typhoon Lekima continued to hit the northeastern regions, forcing over 130,000 people to evacuate and damaging 6,020 hectares of farmland as of noon on Tuesday in Liaoning, but no casualties have been reported, said the provincial flood contro

Source: China Daily|2019-08-14 10:54

Guangzhou Planning Urban Air Routes in 2021

Picture yourself going home after work on an autonomous aerial vehicle - a combination of drone and small helicopter - rather than being stuck in traffic.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-14 10:51

Shanghai Tourists Sites, Museums Reopen after Typhoon Lekima

Over 15 of Shanghai's popular destinations, including the Shanghai Wildlife Park, Shanghai Center and the Shanghai Museum reopened Sunday after typhoon Lekima left the city.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-13 10:04

Chinese Police Destroy 107,000 Illegal Guns

Chinese police on Monday destroyed a total of 107,000 illegal guns and large amounts of explosives in 154 cities across the country.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-13 10:03

Chinese Celebrities Dump Coach, Givenchy over Mislabeling

Chinese celebrities have ended their contracts with fashion houses Coach and Givenchy on Monday for selling clothes that mislabeled Hong Kong and Taiwan as separate countries.

Source:|2019-08-13 10:00

Intercity Bullet Trains Start Operation in Xinjiang

Bullet trains that can run at 160 km per hour have been put into operation to replace the older and slower models in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-13 09:58

China's Patent Applications in B&R Countries Grew in H1

In the first half of this year, a total of 1,558 Chinese patents were granted by countries along the Belt and Road. China's published patent applications in these countries reached 3,125, an increase of 13 from the same period last year, China's National

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-12 09:41

Shanghai Free Trade Zone's New Area to Boost Edge in Emerging Industries

Ever since the State Council, China's Cabinet, announced on Tuesday that the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone would be expanded to include the Lingang New Area, Song Changjun has been bombarded with phone calls and messages from local real estate ag

Source: China Daily|2019-08-12 09:40

China Promotes Sharing of Sci-tech Resources in Yangtze River Delta

China has promoted the sharing of scientific and technological resources in the Yangtze River Delta to boost innovation in the region.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-12 09:38

Lhasa to Recruit Chiefs to Protect City's Rivers

Lhasa, the capital city of southwestern China's Tibet autonomous region, plans to recruit 55 chiefs to protect its rivers, the city's water conservation bureau said.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-12 09:36

China's Lunar Rover Travels 271 Meters on Moon's Far Side

China's lunar rover Yutu-2 has driven 271 meters on the far side of the moon to conduct scientific exploration on the virgin territory.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-09 11:11

Bengal Tigers Found in Tibet, with Plenty of Prey

Chinese scientists have confirmed the presence of the Bengal tiger in Medog, Tibet autonomous region, with the first recorded images of the cat captured by camera traps.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-09 11:09

Shanghai Makes Progress in City Enhancements

Shanghai has already made progress in city management after a little over a year since the implementation of an action plan aimed at improving the city's development, officials from city government said on Thursday.

Source:|2019-08-09 11:03

Beijing Court Sets up Judicial Education Bases in Schools

Beijing No 1 Intermediate People's Court has set up judicial education bases in three schools on Thursday to strengthen protection for juveniles.

Source:|2019-08-09 11:02

Construction Begins on Maglev Line for Tourist Town in Central China

Construction has begun on a maglev line for a tourist attraction in Central China's Hunan province.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-07 11:19

Jilin Promotes Natural Resources in Effort to Increase Local Tourism

Jilin province will continue to promote sustainable development and boost local tourism by opening its doors to winter sports, the top official of the province said on Tuesday.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-07 11:18

Hainan to Pilot Reform in Intl Talent Administration

Hainan has gained authorization to pilot reform in international talent management in a bid to further open up the talent market and build a talent team that meets the needs of the Hainan Free Trade Port with Chinese characteristics, according to a progra

Source:|2019-08-07 11:16

Xiamen Further Improves Garbage Sorting with Pilot Station

Xiamen in Fujian province has taken multiple efforts recently to improve garbage sorting, including launching the pilot operation of a new garbage compressing and transfer station in August.

Source:|2019-08-07 11:11

China Vows to Double People's Accessibility to TCM Services

China's National Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine has rolled out a plan for further improving the accessibility of TCM services among the public.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-06 11:16

China to Invest over 1t Yuan in 5G Tech by 2025

China's investment in 5G technology is expected to exceed one trillion yuan ($145 billion) in the next five years, driving the total economic output to more than 10 trillion yuan, People's Daily reported on Wednesday.

Source:|2019-08-06 11:14

Completion of Tunnels in Tibet Rail Line within Reach

Most of the tunnels along the Lhasa-Nyingchi section of the Sichuan-Tibet Railway have been completed, railway authorities said over the weekend.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-06 11:13

China's Grain Output Nearly Quintupled over past 70 Years

China's agriculture sector has seen rapid growth over the past 70 years, with grain output expanding 4.8 times, according to a report from the National Bureau of Statistics.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-06 11:11

China's C919 to Enter Intensive Test Flight Phase in H2

China's C919 passenger airplane will enter into a new phase of intensive test flights in the second half of this year, according to the Commercial Aircraft Corp of China.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-05 11:16

China Launches Scientific Expedition at Yangtze Headwaters

Chinese scientists launched a scientific expedition in the headwater region of the Yangtze River, China's longest river, Sunday, said sources with the Ministry of Water Resources.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-05 11:14

SW China to Launch PV Projects with 3.6 Mln Kilowatts of Installed Capacity

Southwest China's Guizhou province will complete and put into operation 63 photovoltaic (PV) projects with 3.6 million kilowatts of installed capacity this year, accounting for 16 percent of the country's total, said local authorities on Saturday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-05 11:13

Hydrogen-energy Transportation for Beijing 2022

Beijing's Yanqing district is speeding up the construction of two hydrogenation stations and a supporting hydrogen plant in time for the Alpine Skiing World Cup in 2020 and the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-05 11:11

China to Build More High-throughput Computing Data Centers

China will build high-throughput computing data centers in more than 10 cities and form a high-speed network to improve the country's data processing ability, the Chinese Academy of Sciences said Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-02 10:26

China Launches Inspection on Food, Drug Safety

The latest inspection on food and drug safety issues has exposed several weaknesses such as loose oversight and light penalties, according to the office of the central committee for comprehensive law-based governance.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-02 10:25

Belt, Road Helping Expand Overseas Tourism Sector

China's outbound tourism saw steady growth in the first half of this year, and countries involved in the Belt and Road Initiative have emerged as popular attractions for Chinese travelers, the China Tourism Academy said in a news conference in Beijing on

Source: China Daily|2019-08-02 10:23

Ministry Issues Safety Tips for Students during Summer Vacation

China's Ministry of Education on Thursday issued safety tips for primary and secondary school students during the summer vacation.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-02 10:21

Xinjiang's Stability, Prosperity Impressive to Foreign Scholars

Scholars from seven countries visited the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region from July 12 to 14 at the invitation of the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-01 09:44

China Sets up over 50,000 Farmer Cooperatives in H1 to Reduce Poverty

China's largest cooperative organization helped set up over 50,000 farmer cooperatives in the first half (H1) of 2019 as part of the country's anti-poverty efforts.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-01 09:42

Permanent Residence Application to Be Easier for Certain Foreigners

China will ease the permanent residence application for more high-level foreign talents from Thursday, according to the Ministry of Public Security.

Source: Xinhua|2019-08-01 09:40

Use of Disposable Items Down in Shanghai

Shanghai has seen a sharp decline in the use of disposable items in the accommodation and food delivery sectors since the city's regulation on waste treatment took effect a month ago.

Source: China Daily|2019-08-01 09:38

China's New Architectural Wonder: a 46,000-tonne Bridge Rotates Successfully

A bridge, weighing 46,000 tonnes and measuring 263.6 meters long, was successfully rotated to its targeted position in Baoding, northern China's Hebei province Tuesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-31 10:05

China Establishes AI Monitoring Platform to Protect Wildlife

An artificial intelligence (AI) monitoring platform, aiming to protect wildlife, has been jointly established, local authorities said Tuesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-31 10:01

Brief Relief from Heat Wave Ahead

The heat wave scorching most parts of China will ease by Friday, according to the National Meteorological Center.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-31 10:00

Patent Office Set up in Lhasa

China's National Intellectual Property Administration has set up a patent office in Lhasa, capital city of Tibet autonomous region.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-31 09:53

Scientists Discover Tyrannosauripus in East China

Paleontologists from China and the US have found a Tyrannosauripus, a giant dinosaur footprint fossil in East China's Jiangxi province, marking the first discovery of Tyrannosauripus in China.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-30 10:55

China to Upgrade New Subsidy Bidding Mechanism for Solar Energy

China plans to improve a subsidy bidding mechanism, newly launched this year, to lower subsidies in the solar photovoltaic (PV) sector, according to the National Energy Administration (NEA).

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-30 10:54

1.51 Billion Trips Made in China's Rural Tourist Industry Jan-June

A total of 1.51 billion rural tourist trips were made during the first half of 2019, a year-on-year increase of 10.2 percent, a report said Sunday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-30 10:52

China Spends over 8.6 Bln Yuan to Support People in Need

China had spent 8.61 billion yuan ($1.25 billion) to support people in special difficulties by the end of March 2019, the Ministry of Civil Affairs said on Monday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-30 10:51

Researcher Working on Beidou System Seeks to Inspire Talent

Yu Wenxian said he has always been inspired to create something new and useful from scratch, whether he was serving as a division commander at the National University of Defense Technology or as a professor at Shanghai Jiao Tong University.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-29 09:56

Xinjiang Opens BRI Legal Service Center

Xinjiang on Tuesday launched the region's first legal service center for companies doing business with Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) countries.

Source:|2019-07-29 09:54

China Releases Guideline for Enhanced Reform in Fire Service

The general offices of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and the State Council have published a new guideline to deepen the reform of firefighting law enforcement.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-29 09:52

China Renews Orange Alert for High Temperatures

The National Meteorological Center (NMC) on Sunday renewed an orange alert for high temperatures for vast portions of China.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-29 09:51

China's Free Cancer Screening Program Benefits Rural Women

A large number of rural Chinese women have benefited from a national program that offers free cervical and breast cancer screenings in the past decade, the National Health Commission (NHC) said Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-26 17:24

China Launches New Remote Sensing Satellites

XICHANG - China successfully sent a group of new remote sensing satellites into orbit from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Southwest China's Sichuan province on Friday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-26 17:22

Bookstores to Blossom on University Campuses by 2020

The Ministry of Education issued a guideline on Wednesday urging universities across the country to have at least one brick-and-mortar campus bookstore that meets students' needs and in accordance with the university's own characteristics.

Source:|2019-07-26 17:20

China's Beidou System Enhances Life Standards

The Beidou system, a satellite navigation system independently innovated and operated in China, is leading Chinese citizens to a better life with its significant roles in agriculture, transportation and disaster relief, according to a report from Xinhua.

Source:|2019-07-26 17:18

38 Ancient Tombs Discovered in Northeast China

SHENYANG -- Chinese archaeologists have discovered 38 ancient tombs dating back to the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) in Northeast China's Liaoning province.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-25 16:24

Top Political Advisor Stresses Summarizing CPPCC's Experiences

China's top political advisor Wang Yang Wednesday stressed the importance of summarizing and publicizing valuable historical experiences of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) since its establishment 70 years ago.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-25 15:26

Chongqing to Pilot Adoption Registration for Couples in Cross-cultural Marriages

Southwest China's Chongqing Municipality has been approved to pilot China's first and only state-level standardized public service of adoption registration for couples in cross-cultural marriages.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-25 15:18

Shanghai to Host Int'l Tourism Festival in Autumn

SHANGHAI - Shanghai will host this year's international tourism festival from mid Sept to early Oct, the organizers said Wednesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-25 15:15

City Moves to Enhance and Encourage Volunteer Services

Shanghai has drafted an amendment to its regulations regarding volunteer service to enhance the management and encouragement of such services.

Source:|2019-07-24 16:41

Huawei Welcomes Remarkable Graduates with Competitive Salaries

News of Huawei’s enviable annual salaries to be offered to eight newly-recruited graduates with distinguished performances at school sparked heated debates on the internet, reported.

Source:|2019-07-24 16:39

Macao Helps Prepare Talent for Winter Olympics

South China's Macao Special Administrative Region will help train talent for tourism management and services in Zhangjiakou, North China's Hebei province, in an effort to contribute to the country's preparation for the 24th Winter Olympic Games in 2022.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-24 16:16

Hefei Has Formula for Global Science Success

If people ask which Chinese cities are the most attractive to foreigners, the results of an annual poll by the State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs offer some valuable insights.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-24 16:13

Tianjin Keeps High-tech Hub Goal in Sights

Tianjin, a major northern port city, has witnessed positive outcomes in its efforts to pursue high-quality development, and the city will continue working to boost productivity and seek new momentum to foster green and sustainable development, according t

Source: China Daily|2019-07-23 16:46

Journalists from 24 Countries Visit Xinjiang

URUMQI -- A group of journalists from 24 countries visited Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region from July 14 to 22 at the invitation of China's State Council Information Office.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-23 16:42

Over 10,000 Protected Areas Established in China

China has established over 10,000 protected areas, authorities said at the ongoing 2019 International Alliance of Protected Areas annual meeting in Hulunbuir, North China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region Tuesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-23 16:41

Macao's Visitor Arrivals Up 20.6 Percent in First Half of 2019

MACAO - Visitor arrivals to Macao totaled 20.28 million in the first half this year, up by 20.6 percent year-on-year, the special administrative region (SAR)'s statistic service said recently.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-23 16:02

World's Highest Aquarium Starts Trial Operation in Qinghai

XINING -- The world's highest aquarium opened for trial operation in Northwest China's Qinghai province Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-22 16:24

World's Largest Container Ship Docks in Shanghai

The world's largest container vessel MSC Gülsün arrived at the Shanghai Yangshan Deep-Water Port on Saturday morning.

Source:|2019-07-22 16:23

China to Boost Mathematics Research

BEIJING -- Chinese authorities have made public a work plan to strengthen mathematical science research.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-22 16:19

China to Issue White Paper on National Defense

BEIJING -- China will issue a white paper on national defense on Wednesday morning.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-22 16:17

Tiangong Space Lab to Fall Back to Earth Friday

China's largest space asset -- the Tiangong II space lab -- is scheduled to conduct a controlled fall today back into Earth's atmosphere, according to the China Manned Space Agency.

Source:|2019-07-19 18:02

Nanjing’s Shared Study Spaces Appeal to Students

Several shared study spaces aimed at students have opened in Nanjing, capital of East China's Jiangsu province.

Source:|2019-07-19 18:00

First Remote 5G Breast Cancer Surgery a Success

A 72-year-old woman who was the country's first patient to receive a remotely controlled breast surgery via 5G technology is in recovery and will soon leave the hospital in the Pukou district of Nanjing, East China's Jiangsu province.

Source:|2019-07-19 17:56

Hangzhou Makes 'Lost Dogs' a Thing of the Past with Chip Service

Are you sometimes afraid your beloved pet dog will lose its way and become a stray?

Source:|2019-07-19 17:54

Guangdong Ships First Cars to Be Sold Overseas

Nine second-hand cars valued at 1.1 million yuan ($160,583) in the Nanshan Pilot Free Trade Zone in Guangzhou, Guangdong provincial capital, are bound for Cambodia after getting the green light from local customs.

Source:|2019-07-18 17:53

AI Promotes Accurate, Quick Diagnosis of Cervical Cancer

GUANGZHOU - Using artificial intelligence (AI) technologies, Chinese researchers have developed a rapid and accurate screening model to diagnose cervical cancer, a common and fatal disease in women.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-18 17:11

Tourism Booms in Xinjiang's Border County

URUMQI -- Taxkorgan, a border county in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, has seen a growing number of tourists in recent years who have come for its unique folk culture and splendid plateau scenery.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-18 17:05

Policies to Help Attract, Keep Foreign Talent

More convenient immigration policies will be adopted nationwide starting Aug 1 that make it easier for foreign talent to come to China, the National Immigration Administration said on Wednesday.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-18 16:58

Young Woman Cancels Wedding-photo Trip to Donate Bone Marrow

A 24-year-old woman cancelled a wedding-photo holiday with her boyfriend so she could instead donate bone marrow at the First Affiliated Hospital of Suzhou University on Tuesday.

Source:|2019-07-18 16:31

New Airport Approved in Xinjiang Autonomous Region

China's top economic planner approved a new airport project worth 760 million yuan ($110 million) in Yutian, a remote county in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region.

Source: China Daily Global|2019-07-17 16:42

Taiwan Students Attracted to Internships in Shanghai

The Chinese mainland, with its steady economic growth in recent years, is increasingly recognized as an important option for employment and entrepreneurship by young Taiwan students, and Shanghai is an especially popular destination, Xinhua reported.

Source:|2019-07-17 16:39

Lhasa Posts Double-digit Increase of Visitor Arrivals

LHASA -- Lhasa, capital of Southwest China's Tibet autonomous region, saw more than 6.42 million visitors to the city in the first half of 2019, up 18.72 percent year on year, local tourism authorities said Wednesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-17 16:38

English Language Website Launched by Ministry of Justice

China's Ministry of Justice officially launched its English language website on Tuesday.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-17 15:47

Chinese Researchers Find New Gene Linked to Deafness

CHANGSHA - Chinese researchers have recently made a breakthrough in discovering a gene responsible for deafness, providing a target for treating hearing impairment.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-16 16:56

Beijing Revives Traditional Art through Historic Block Protection

BEIJING - From Chinese shadow puppetry, horsehair-made dolls and paper-cutting to Rabbit God clay figurines, traditional handicraft arts are being revived in a restored historic building in the renowned tourist destination of Shichahai in downtown Beijing

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-16 16:53

China Issues New Documents to Implement Healthy China Initiative

BEIJING - The State Council, China's cabinet, has issued a new guideline to implement the country's Healthy China initiative and promote people's health.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-16 16:40

China's Alipay Uses AI, AR to Help Sort Garbage

HANGZHOU - Chinese payment giant Alipay has rolled out a mini-program to help sort garbage by using artificial intelligence and augmented reality technologies.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-16 16:20

Online Platforms Set to Net More Users

In the next three years, China will promote more convenient and efficient legal services online, including consultations, legal aid and mediation.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-15 09:57

Hainan Free to Create Foreign Education Ties

World-class overseas universities are welcome to run schools in cooperation with Chinese institutions or establish independent educational services of their own in Hainan province on a pilot basis, according to a circular issued by the Ministry of Educati

Source: China Daily|2019-07-15 09:53

World-record Kidney Transplant Carried out

Doctors in Hubei province have successfully transplanted kidneys from a prematurely born donor baby into a 47-year-old woman suffering from kidney failure.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-15 09:51

World's Lightest Panda Cub Born in Chengdu

Female cub Cheng Lang weighed only 42.8 grams when she was born on June 11 at the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in the Sichuan provincial capital of Chengdu.

Source:|2019-07-15 09:49

China's Second Research Icebreaker to Enter Service

China's second research icebreaker,Xuelong 2(Snow Dragon 2), will enter service in Shanghai on Thursday afternoon.

Source:|2019-07-12 11:24

Shanghai still 4th in Global Port Index

Shanghai maintained its fourth position among international shipping centers, following Singapore, Hong Kong and London, according to the Xinhua-Baltic International Shipping Center Development Index published on Thursday.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-12 11:19

Public Legal Services to Be Fully Implemented by 2035

China is expected to establish a convenient, efficient and equitable modern public legal service system that covers both urban and rural areas by 2022, according to a newly issued document.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-12 11:17

Green, Efficient Shipping Reforms Planned to Lift Maritime Sector

China will build a green and efficient shipping system to achieve high quality development of the maritime sector, a senior official said on Thursday.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-12 11:16

Platforms for Promoting Bay Area Cooperation to Get Further Support

Guangdong provincial authorities have vowed to further support the joint building of platforms for promoting Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao cooperation and development, including Qianhai of Shenzhen, Nansha of Guangzhou and Hengqin of Zhuhai.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-11 11:42

First Homegrown Icebreaker to Carry out Polar Research This Year

Xuelong2, or Snow Dragon 2, China's fourth polar research vessel and first domestically built icebreaker, will be delivered on Thursday and is expected to join the existingXuelongto conduct scientific research in polar areas this year, reporte

Source:|2019-07-11 11:41

New Tourist Park to Open at China's Chaka Salt Lake

A new tourist park at Chaka Salt Lake in Northwest China will open on Thursday, local tourism authorities said.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-11 11:39

Lhasa Hosts BRI-themed Climbing Competition

An international climbing tournament attended by athletes from countries and regions involved in the Belt and Road Initiative began on Wednesday morning in Lhasa, capital of the Tibet autonomous region.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-11 11:37

China's Tracking Ship Yuanwang-3 Wraps up Monitoring Mission

China's spacecraft tracking ship Yuanwang 3 wrapped up its mission of monitoring the 46th satellite of the Beidou Navigation Satellite System and arrived at a port in East China's Jiangsu province Monday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-10 11:45

Automated Drones to Take on Duties at Military World Games

New drones designed with autopilot technology will take on power maintenance duties at the 7th Military World Games, said officials from the power supply department of the Games in a conference held on Tuesday here in the host city of Wuhan.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-10 11:44

CAAC Aims to Keep Airlines on Schedule This Summer

China's civil aviation watchdog is stepping up efforts to keep airlines on schedule amid a midsummer travel peak that coincides with frequent extreme weather, including storms and heavy rain.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-10 11:42

Relocation of Herders Helps Restore Ecosystem around Xinjiang Lake

Sitting in his spacious new house, Sarhtibek Haoslikhan is quite content with his life.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-10 11:41

Building of Comprehensive National Science Center in Greater Bay Area

Guangdong provincial authorities have vowed to accelerate building a comprehensive national science center in a three-year action plan for advancing the construction of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-09 11:56

Chinese Police Moving to Ensure Public Security Order during Diagram Adjustment

Chinese railway police are taking steps to ensure sound public security order during the upcoming adjustment of the national train operation diagram, the railway public security bureau said Monday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-09 11:54

City Tour to Commemorate 40 Years of Bilateral Relations between China and US

About 50 guests consisting of US entrepreneurs working in Shanghai and members of an association promoting foreign exchange went on a special city tour in Shanghai on Saturday to mark the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations betwe

Source:|2019-07-09 11:50

World's Heaviest Panda Pair Born in Sichuan

According to the Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in Sichuan province, Ah Bao, a 9-year-old female panda in the Sichuan capital of Chengdu, gave birth to a male and female cub at 7:41 am and 9:28 am respectively on Saturday.

Source:|2019-07-09 11:47

Space Station Invites Ideas on Experiments

China Space Station has invited online applications from across the country for suggestions on science and technology experiments to be conducted onboard.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-08 13:52

Shanghai Aims to Have Full 5G Coverage by 2020

Shanghai will realize full 5G coverage by 2020, said a guideline for promoting 5G network coverage and application over the next three years released by the municipal government on Friday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-08 13:51

China Rolls out Psychological Care Program Targeting Elderly

China has introduced a two-year pilot program to find out the psychological conditions and needs of senior citizens at the primary level, the National Health Commission (NHC) announced Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-08 13:49

Joint Law Enforcement on Environment in Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Region

Authorities in Beijing, Tianjin and Hebei will conduct joint law enforcement in environment-related areas from 2019 to 2020.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-08 13:48

China's Infrastructure Construction Accelerates This Year

China's infrastructure construction has entered a period of overall acceleration this year, Securities Daily reported Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-05 10:04

China's Lunar Orbiter Captures Earth's Images during Solar Eclipse

With the shocking images of the recent total solar eclipse in South America still fresh in memory, have you imagined what Earth would look like during the solar eclipse if you were on the moon?

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-05 10:02

North China to Get Relief from Heat Soon

North China, including the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei area, has been hit by high temperatures over the past few days and the heat will last until the weekend, according to the National Meteorological Center.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-05 10:01

60 Airlines Ready for Daxing Opening

More than 60 domestic and overseas carriers including China Southern Airlines, China Eastern Airlines and Beijing Capital Airlines plan to operate out of Beijing Daxing International Airport, which is preparing to begin operations, according to the airpor

Source: China Daily|2019-07-05 09:59

Tianjin Launches Medical Innovation Center

North China's Tianjin municipality launched a medical innovation center for clinical research, according to local authorities.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-04 09:45

Hainan to Broaden Visa-free Access

Visa-free access to the tropical island province of Hainan will likely become easier and available to more people for longer periods due to proposed changes in existing policy, the Ministry of Public Security's State Immigration Administration said on Wed

Source: China Daily|2019-07-04 09:44

Beijing to Clarify Rules on Residential Waste Sorting

Beijing will push forward its waste sorting legislation soon, and the newly revised regulation will clarify an individual's responsibility to sort domestic waste, a senior official said.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-04 09:42

China Starts Campaign to Protect Data Security

China's Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) has started a one-year campaign on data security protection, targeting security risks including data leakage and data abuse.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-04 09:40

China to Launch Constellation of Remote Sensing Satellites by 2021

China is planning to launch a constellation of 192 remote sensing satellites by 2021, reports China Central Television.

Source:|2019-07-03 10:04

Hainan to Phase out Oil-fueled Auto Sales by 2030

China's southernmost island province of Hainan said Tuesday that it would phase out sales of traditional oil-fueled vehicles throughout the province by 2030.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-03 09:59

Greenhouses Take Root in Desert Land

For Lyu Guoyin, farming is an obsession that he carries wherever he goes, and his latest venture is out in the sandy land off China's largest desert.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-03 09:56

Premier Li Calls for Fair Competition, Common Development for All Market Players

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Tuesday that the Summer Davos Forum is a platform for all market players, giants and growth firms alike, to seek fair competition and common development.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-03 09:52

Pioneering Hydrogen Fuel Station Built in Guangdong

China Petroleum and Chemical Corp, the world's largest refiner by volume, has built a first-of-its-kind pumping station in Foshan, Guangdong province that combines hydrogen-filling and retail sales of conventional fuels, the company announced on Monday.

Source:|2019-07-02 09:54

Garbage Sorting Products See Big Online Sales

The sales volume of domestic trashcans totaled 3 million on e-commerce portal Taobao in the past month — before Shanghai's regulations on household garbage sorting and recycling took effect on Monday.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-02 09:51

Chinese Railways to See 720 Mln Passenger Trips in Summer

Some 720 million passenger trips are expected to be made on Chinese railways during this year's summer transport from Monday to the end of August, according to the China State Railway Group.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-02 09:49

China Makes Headway in Preventing, Controlling African Swine Fever: Ministry

China has made steady progress in the prevention and control of African swine fever, a senior official said Monday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-02 09:44

Construction Phase of Beijing Daxing International Airport Is Complete

Construction of the Beijing Daxing International Airport finished on Sunday, five years after the project began in 2014, marking the start of the preparatory stage of the airport's operation.

Source: CGTN|2019-07-01 09:47

Helicopters to Cut HK, Shenzhen Travel Time

A maiden helicopter flight between Guangdong province and neighboring Hong Kong was launched on Friday in Shenzhen, a move that will greatly increase travel efficiency between the economic powerhouse in South China and the special administrative region.

Source: China Daily|2019-07-01 09:46

Shanghai Sets up Mega Waste-to-energy Plant

Shanghai has built a waste-to-energy plant that can treat a third of the total garbage produced by its residents, as the city pushes for greener development, according to local authorities.

Source: Xinhua|2019-07-01 09:43

46 Cities to Have New Garbage, Disposal System by Late 2020

Another 21.3 billion yuan ($3.1billion) will be invested to build more waste disposal facilities in 46 cities that are in a basic garbage classification and disposal system pilot program, aiming to allow them to complete the program by the end of 2020, ac

Source:|2019-07-01 09:40

Experts Gather in Hangzhou to Discuss Digital Economy

High-profile economists, scientists and business leaders gathered in Hangzhou this week to discuss a wide range of digital economy topics.

Source:|2019-06-28 11:20

Xinjiang Improves Customs Clearance Efficiency for China-Europe Freight Trains

Customs at Alashankou Port in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region has improved the clearance efficiency for the China-Europe freight trains, according to the customs.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-28 11:18

Chang'e 4 Probe Resumes Work for 7th Lunar Day

The lander and the rover of the Chang'e 4 probe have resumed work for the seventh lunar day on the far side of the moon after sleeping during the extreme cold night.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-28 11:16

Capital Bans Gender Prejudice in Hiring

Beijing has banned any form of gender discrimination in hiring procedures and encouraged employers to offer more support for female employees who have recently given birth.

Source: China Daily|2019-06-28 11:14

China's Central Bank Issued 30-bln-yuan Bills in Hong Kong

The People's Bank of China (PBOC) on Wednesday issued 30 billion yuan (about $4.36 billion) worth of central bank bills in Hong Kong.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-27 11:16

Social Sciences Forum Draws Experts to Beijing

Organized by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, the international symposium themed China's Development and Opportunities for the World, was held on Sunday and Monday in Beijing. The forum attracted well-known scholars from around the world.

Source: China Daily|2019-06-27 11:15

Mild-tempered Yaks to Raise Income for China's Plateau Herders

Chinese researchers are promoting a new breed of domestic yaks that have a mild temperament and could better adapt to harsh plateau weather to help plateau herders raise income.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-27 11:13

Xinjiang Official Hails Regional Human Rights Progress at UN

China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region has made remarkable achievements in protecting human rights and providing vocational training to educate and save people influenced by religious extremism, a senior Xinjiang official told a United Nations session

Source: China Daily|2019-06-27 11:12

Plateau City Lhasa Records Highest Temperature in Four Decades

Lhasa, capital of Southwest China's Tibet autonomous region, saw a temperature of 30.8 degrees Celsius on Monday, a record high since the city's meteorological data was first collected in 1981.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-26 11:32

Crayfish's Popularity in Qianjiang Spreads Abroad

At an international food festival which recently concluded in Qianjiang city of Central China's Hubei province, crayfish emerged as an ideal ingredient for Chinese-Western fusion cuisines.

Source: China Daily|2019-06-26 11:31

Draft Measure could Ensure Sorting of Household Garbage

China plans to speed up mandatory household garbage sorting by writing it into law, a move hailed by experts who believe it will promote public participation - the biggest factor hindering sorting in the past two decades.

Source: China Daily|2019-06-26 11:30

Chinese, Italian Police Start Exchange Program with Joint Patrols in 4 Cities

Italian police joined their Chinese counterparts in conducting joint patrols in four cities in China on Monday, a cooperative exercise that will help police assist tourists from each other's country.

Source:|2019-06-25 11:12

Early Warning System Helps Quake Victims

Liu Qi, a young office worker in Chengdu, Sichuan province, heard his smartphone buzzing and saw a countdown begin from 69 to zero at 9:23 am on Monday.

Source: China Daily|2019-06-25 11:10

Nine Regions in China Raise High-temperature Subsidies

Scorching heat across the country has made high-temperature subsidies a hot topic among employees as the summer heat peaks.

Source:|2019-06-25 11:07

Smart Pet Care Is Trending among Urban Dwellers

Though Gao Yasong works more than eight hours a day, she can check on her furry baby anytime.

Source: China Daily|2019-06-25 11:06

China Steps up Food Safety with Internet Technology

China is aiming to improve food safety by applying an Internet Plus model and big data technology.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-24 11:19

China's Courier Giants Post Robust Growth

China's courier giants Yunda, STO Express, YTO Express and SF Holding reported higher business income in May with the continued momentum for e-commerce growth, latest data showed.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-24 11:18

China Iron Ore Output up 1.5% in May

China's iron ore output expanded faster in May, official data showed.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-24 11:16

China Issues Guideline for Enhancing Rural Governance

The General Offices of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and the State Council on Sunday published a guideline for enhancing rural governance.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-24 11:15

5G-enabled Farming Robot Launched in East China

In a greenhouse, a white robot moves in between two rows of leafy greens while data about the plants are gathered and fed back to a control room.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-21 14:02

'Different Temperatures on the Same Train' in Beijing's Subway

Beijing's subway has for the first time introduced carriages of different temperatures on the same train, said Beijing Subway on Thursday.

Source:|2019-06-21 14:01

Beijing to Popularize Gigabit Network Citywide

Beijing Unicom, a China Unicom subsidiary, will popularize 1Gbps broadband network citywide to boost the internet speed in 2019, according to Beijing Daily.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-21 13:58

China Issues Guidelines on Senior High School Education Reform

The General Office of the State Council has unveiled guidelines on advancing reform in senior high school education amid efforts to put an end to exam-oriented education and nurture capable young people with all-round grounding.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-21 13:55

170-bln-yuan Deals Signed at China-Russia Expo

More than 380 deals, worth over 170 billion yuan (about $24.6 billion) were signed during the Sixth China-Russia Expo, which concluded Wednesday in Harbin, capital of northeast China's Heilongjiang province.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-20 09:54

New Step to Lure HK and Macao Talent

Hong Kong businesswoman Terrie Fung Tak-yee has found herself traveling more often to the Chinese mainland in recent years. Her company, Shop Easy, has expanded its customer base from Hong Kong to Shenzhen and Guangzhou in Guangdong province, as well as S

Source: China Daily|2019-06-20 09:52

China Launches National Energy-saving Week

A nationwide energy-saving week was launched Monday by the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) and the Zhejiang provincial government in Hangzhou.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-20 09:50

China's Railway Transport Registers Stable Growth in Jan-May

China's railway passenger and cargo transport grew steadily in the first five months of this year, data from the national railway operator showed.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-20 09:48

China Continues to Claim Most Supercomputers on Top500 List

China continues to dominate a list of the world's fastest supercomputers by the number of systems, according to a semi-annual ranking of the Top500 published Monday.

Source:|2019-06-19 09:58

National Rail Operator's Name Change Complete

China's national railway operator finalized its restructuring and name change on Tuesday, an effort expected to make it more market-oriented.

Source: China Daily|2019-06-19 09:56

Captive Breeding Plan Sheds Light on Saving Endangered Pangolin

A captive-bred baby Sunda pangolin is expected to be born in the Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region later this month - a milestone in artificial propagation that might save the critically endangered species from extinction.

Source: China Daily|2019-06-19 09:54

New Principles in Place for Future AI Growth

To guide future research and application of new artificial intelligence technologies, China has put in place new principles on Monday. It will serve as a framework for scientists and lawmakers to promote safe, controllable and responsible use of AI for

Source:|2019-06-19 09:52

Election for Macao's Fifth-term Chief Executive to be Held on Aug 25

The election for the fifth-term chief executive of China's Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) will be held on Aug 25, 2019, according to an executive order published on the SAR official gazette on Monday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-18 09:45

Principles Set to Regulate AI Research, Applications

China issued new guiding principles on Monday for artificial intelligence research and applications. Experts said they will serve as an instructive framework for scientists and lawmakers to promote the safe, controllable and responsible use of AI for th

Source: China Daily|2019-06-18 09:44

Ocean Mega-science Center Slated for Qingdao

An agreement on developing a center for ocean mega-science was officially inked on Monday in Jinan, capital city of East China’s Shandong province, among the provincial government, the Chinese Academy of Sciences and Qingdao municipal government.

Source:|2019-06-18 09:42

202 Projects Signed to Help Lift Tibet out of Poverty

A total of 202 projects aimed at helping lift southwest China's Tibet autonomous region out of poverty were signed Monday at a poverty alleviation meeting.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-18 09:40

Ministry Issues Guideline to Promote Winter Sports on Campus

China's Ministry of Education has issued a guideline to facilitate the development of winter sports on campus.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-17 10:12

First Test Run for Train on Line to Beijing's New Daxing Airport

The first phase of a new subway line connecting downtown Beijing to the new international airport under construction south of the city saw its first test run on Saturday, indicating that preparations for the opening of Beijing Daxing International Airport

Source: China Daily|2019-06-17 10:10

China Launches Blue Books on Electronic Information Engineering

China has released a series of blue books on the country's electronic information engineering development and research, according to China Science Daily on Friday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-17 10:08

100m-year Old Fossilized Dinosaur Footprints Discovered in East China

A China-US joint research team announced in Beijing Sunday that they had discovered four nearly 100-million-year old fossilized dinosaur footprints in eastern China's Jiangsu Province.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-17 10:07

China to List Villages to Promote Rural Tourism

China is looking to list a number of key villages for promoting rural tourism, according to a circular released by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and the National Development and Reform Commission.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-14 11:21

Police Launches Crackdown on Cybercrime

China's police will maintain a tough stance in a national operation against internet crimes to protect the interests of the people.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-14 11:19

Scientists Develop Primate Models for Autism Research

A China-US joint research team has made new breakthroughs in developing non-human primate models for autism research, paving the way for possible drug discovery and gene therapy of the disorder.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-14 11:16

Measures to Build Shanghai into International Financial Center

China's central bank will step up support to build Shanghai into an international financial center, the central bank governor said Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-14 11:14

Nationwide Transport Card to Cover 260 Cities in 2019

About 260 cities at or above the prefecture level throughout China will be covered by T-Union, a nationwide public transport card this year, according to the Ministry of Transport on Tuesday.

Source:|2019-06-13 11:02

Cartoon Panda Wins Competition to Become Species’ Global Emblem

A drawing of a cartoon panda named “A Pu” has beaten more than 2,000 competitors to win the China Giant Panda Global Image Design Competition and become the endangered species’ official global emblem.

Source:|2019-06-13 11:01

First High-speed Railway to Link Tianjin, Hong Kong

The first high-speed railway linking Tianjin and Hong Kong will be put into use on July 10, according to Tianjin's railway authorities.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-13 10:58

Beijing to Improve Parking Systems

Areas in Beijing need to improve their electronic parking systems as a number of devices have been shown to be recording the wrong license plates, a Xinhua News Agency magazine reported on Tuesday.

Source:|2019-06-13 10:57

BRI to Boost Prospects for Global Growth

The Belt and Road Initiative could play a key role in shoring up the precarious global economic recovery clouded by trade tensions, as it could not only bolster international trade and investment but help improve global governance, experts said on Tuesday

Source: China Daily|2019-06-12 11:05

Measure Boosts Commercial Space Industry

China's space authorities have published a regulation to manage and boost the development of the commercial space launch industry, a move private players expect to foster a prosperous market and sustainable growth.

Source: China Daily|2019-06-12 11:03

China's Lunar Rover Travels over 212 Meters on Moon's Far Side

China's lunar rover Yutu-2 has driven 212.99 meters on the far side of the moon to conduct scientific exploration on the virgin territory.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-12 11:02

China to Cover All Villages with Passenger Car Services by 2020

All China's administrative villages are expected to enjoy passenger car services by the end of September 2020, according to the Ministry of Transport (MOT).

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-12 11:00

Four Ships Set out for Joint Ocean Research

Four research vessels set out simultaneously on Monday for different seas in Chinese territory, aiming to collect marine research data.

Source: China Daily|2019-06-11 11:05

China Sees Growth in Voluntary Blood Donations for over 20 Consecutive Years

China has witnessed more than 20 years of consecutive growth in the number of voluntary blood donations, from around 300,000 in 1998 to nearly 15 million in 2018, an official with the National Health Commission (NHC) announced Monday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-11 11:02

Xinjiang Receives 3.84m Visitors during Dragon Boat Festival Holiday

Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region received around 3.84 million tourists during the three-day Dragon Boat Festival holiday, a year-on-year increase of 43.25 percent, the regional department of culture and tourism said Monday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-11 11:00

China to Establish National Technological Security Management List System

The National Development and Reform Commission has been tasked with organizing a study on establishing a national technological security management list system, Xinhua learned Saturday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-11 10:58

China's Foreign Trade up 4.1% in the First Five Months

China's foreign trade of goods went up 4.1 percent year-on-year in the first five months to 12.1 trillion yuan, customs data showed on Monday.

Source:|2019-06-10 13:44

China Sees 96m Domestic Tourist Trips during Dragon Boat Festival Holiday

China saw a total of 95.98 million domestic tourist trips made during the three-day Dragon Boat Festival holiday, up 7.7 percent from the same period last year, according to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-10 13:43

Mobile Hospitals Bring Treatment to Remote Areas

It is not easy for villagers living in mountainous areas to see a doctor at a county hospital due to inconvenient and costly transportation.

Source: China Daily|2019-06-10 13:41

China to Establish National Technological Security Management List System

The National Development and Reform Commission has been tasked with organizing a study on establishing a national technological security management list system, Xinhua learned Saturday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-10 13:40

Chinese Researchers Develop New Method for Detecting Tumor Markers

Chinese researchers have developed a new and efficient fluorescent method to simultaneously detect a variety of malignant tumor markers.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-06 10:08

China to Realize Full Electronic Toll Coverage by Year-end

More than 90 percent of vehicles on expressways in China should be able to use the electronic toll collection (ETC) system by year-end, according to the National Development and Reform Commission and the Ministry of Transport.

Source:|2019-06-06 10:06

Gansu Envisions Tourism as Route out of Poverty

Authorities in Gansu province, home to multiple World Heritage Sites, are planning to tap into its rich tourism and cultural resources to aid its shift from an industrial base to a green development model.

Source: China Daily|2019-06-06 10:04

Building of Bridge over Bay for High-speed Rail Begins

Construction of a high-speed railway bridge set to shorten the travel time between Shanghai and Zhejiang's coastal city Ningbo started recently, authorities said.

Source: China Daily|2019-06-06 10:02

Power Transmission Project Operational to Ensure Clean Energy in Xiongan

The 1,000 kv ultra-high voltage power transmission project between Xiongan and Shijiazhuang in North China's Hebei province went into operation Tuesday after a 72-hour trial run, a local source said.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-05 09:50

'World-class' Deposit of Lithium Found, Could Ease Reliance on Imports

Chinese scientists have discovered an estimated 5 million metric tons of lithium deposits in the central basin of Yunnan province, which could help reduce the country's reliance on imports.

Source: China Daily|2019-06-05 09:49

Four Giant Pandas to Call High-altitude Plateau Home

Two 3-year-old female giant pandas will arrive in Xining, Qinghai province, on Wednesday to join two other pandas, completing the first group of the animals to call the high-altitude plateau home.

Source: China Daily|2019-06-05 09:47

Tibet Expands Air Rescue Services to Improve Emergency Response

Big steps are being taken to enhance air rescue services in the Tibet autonomous region, officials said.

Source: China Daily|2019-06-05 09:45

Chinese Eat 2t Yuan in Snack Food Annually

Chinese people consume 2 trillion yuan ($289.85 billion) of snack food every year, the Xinhua News Agency reported.

Source:|2019-06-04 10:06

China to Issue 5G Licenses Soon

China will soon issue commercial licenses for 5G, as the country has established an edge in the superfast wireless technology, both in domestic innovation and international cooperation, the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology said on Monday.

Source: China Daily|2019-06-04 10:04

Authority Urges Travelers' Consideration for College Entrance Exam Takers

China's traffic management authority has called on travelers during the Dragon Boat Festival holiday to help create a good environment for the national college entrance examination, as the two events happen to overlap this year.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-04 10:02

Beijing City Sets 2019 Agenda for Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Coordinated Development

Beijing's municipal development and reform commission on Monday released a list of major tasks to be completed within the year to push forward Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei coordinated development.

Source: Xinhua|2019-06-04 10:00

New Website Helps Greater Bay Area Consumers Report Complaints

Consumers in Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area have new and easier access to lodge consumption-related complaints from a website since Friday, which transfers the cases inside the region to respective consumer councils.

Source:|2019-06-03 09:41

Guangdong Import-export Trade Grows Significantly in April

Guangdong province in South China recorded an import-export volume of 575.69 billion yuan ($84.66 billion) in April, Guangdong customs said on Sunday.

Source:|2019-06-03 09:39

AI System to Speed up Hospital Visits for Children

A new artificial intelligence system is expected to reduce the time it takes for a child to visit a Shanghai hospital by about one-third.

Source: China Daily|2019-06-03 09:38

Sanya to Explore Establishing Tax Policies Compatible with Hainan FTZ

Sanya, a resort coastal city at the southern tip of South China's Hainan island, will explore establishing tax policies and legal systems compatible with the China (Hainan) Free Trade Zone and Free Trade Port with Chinese characteristics, to attract more

Source:|2019-06-03 09:36

Large Parts Delivery of China's MA700 Turboprop Aircraft

The delivery of large parts for the China-developed MA700 turboprop regional aircraft has begun, sources said here Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-31 11:05

Karamay-Tacheng Railway Opens

The railway connecting Karamay and Tacheng, two cities in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, opened Thursday morning as the K9858 train left Tacheng for Urumqi.

Source:|2019-05-31 11:01

Beating the Heat for Dragon Boat Festival

Family trips and destinations with cooler weather have become the most popular choices for travelers planning for approaching Dragon Boat Festival, travel agencies said.

Source: China Daily|2019-05-31 11:00

China to Promote Rule of Law via Cartoon, Short Videos

China has launched an event to collect cartoons and short videos on the country's rule of law, according to a circular released by the Publicity Department of the Communist Party of China Central Committee and three other authorities.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-31 10:59

Over 100m Chinese to Travel during Dragon Boat Festival

Over 100 million Chinese are expected to travel across China and overseas during the upcoming Dragon Boat Festival, Ctrip, China's popular online travel agency, said on Wednesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-30 11:12

Chinese Scientists Find 'Seabed Gardens' in Pacific

Chinese scientists aboard research vessel Kexue (Science) photographed several seabed gardens with colorful corals and sponges on Tuesday in a seamount of the Mariana Trench, located in the western Pacific Ocean.

Source: China Daily|2019-05-30 11:11

Ban on Mobiles at Chinese College Classes Stirs Debate

A recent regulation released by authorities in East China's Jiangxi province, which bans college students from taking electronic devices such as mobile phones and iPads into classes, has stirred a heated debate among Chinese people, the Legal Daily report

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-30 11:09

No Criminal Sexual Past Required for Child-related Jobs in Shanghai

Shanghai became the country's first provincial-level region to require any job seeker for a position near places where young people congregate to have no criminal record regarding sexual conduct, to best protect minors.

Source:|2019-05-30 11:08

China's Courier Companies Establish 'Green Delivery Day'

China's leading courier companies established Green Delivery Day on Tuesday, in a bid to reduce pollution caused by the logistics industry.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-29 11:37

Express Rail to Link New Beijing Airport with Xiongan

An express rail will be built to link Beijing's new airport with Xiongan New Area in neighboring Hebei province, providing convenience for residents in the new area to take flights in the capital, a top official in Hebei said on Tuesday.

Source:|2019-05-29 11:35

China Solicits Public Opinions on Draft Data Security Regulation

China's Internet regulator started to solicit public opinions on data security regulation on Tuesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-29 11:33

Urumqi Center Sees off Thousands of China-Europe Freight Trains

Setting out from the Urumqi Assembly Center in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region on Saturday, a China-Europe Railway Express train loaded with goods was bound for Almaty, capital of Kazakhstan.

Source:|2019-05-28 13:54

China Improves Child Protection in Poor Areas

The Chinese government has strengthened protection of children left behind by parents who have migrated to work in cities, or those in poor areas, amid the country's battle against poverty, a senior official said Monday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-28 13:52

Hubei Sets up over 300 5G Base Stations

Central China's Hubei province has built more than 300 5G base stations and achieved full 5G signal coverage in its prefecture-level cities, local telecom sources said.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-28 13:51

China Raises Subsidies for Orphans

Chinese central government has increased the basic living allowance it gives to orphans by 50 percent beginning this year, a senior official announced Monday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-28 13:50

Volunteer Medical Teams Head for Tibet

Nearly 300 healthcare workers and volunteers from Beijing set off on Sunday morning to deliver medical assistance to areas in the cities of Lhasa, Shigatse and Nyingchi in the Tibet autonomous region.

Source: China Daily|2019-05-27 11:07

Ancient Settlement Site Unearthed in East China

A well-preserved Neolithic settlement site has been discovered in East China's Shandong province, local archaeological authorities said.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-27 11:05

China to Popularize Use of ETC

Chinese authorities will popularize the use of electronic toll collection (ETC) devices on freeways partly to reduce emissions and logistics costs, according to a Ministry of Transport circular.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-27 11:02

Experts Say More Work Needed on AI

China has published the most research papers on artificial intelligence around the world, while AI research from the United States remains the most influential, said a report on AI development released in Shanghai on Friday.

Source: China Daily|2019-05-27 11:00

Prototype Maglev Train can Reach 600 Km/h

A Chinese manufacturer unveiled a prototype magnetic levitation train with a designed maximum speed of 600 kilometers per hour in Qingdao, Shandong province, on Thursday.

Source: China Daily|2019-05-24 09:51

China to Launch International Journal on Satellite Navigation

China will launch an international English journal called Satellite Navigation, according to the China Science Daily Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-24 09:49

Xinjiang to Launch up to 100 Trains for Tourists

As tours to Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region have become increasingly popular among tourists from home and abroad, local authorities have announced a plan recently to launch as many as 100 special trains for tourists from May to October.

Source:|2019-05-24 09:47

China Makes Driving-license Application Easier

Residents on the Chinese mainland will be able to apply for car driving licenses in any mainland city instead of having to go back to where their permanent residences were registered, starting June 1.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-24 09:43

Satellite System to Track Planes in Real Time

Chinese researchers are developing a satellite-based monitoring system capable of tracking and reporting the location of airliners in flight in nearly real time, according to project leaders.

Source: China Daily|2019-05-23 09:39

Sichuan-Tibet Railway to See High-speed Trains at 200 Km/h

The Sichuan-Tibet Railway, the second railway line linking the Tibet autonomous region to other parts of China, will operate high-speed trains with a designed running speed of 200 kilometers per hour, reported.

Source:|2019-05-23 09:36

National Train Ticket Site Adds Waitlist Function

China's national railway operator has on Wednesday added a new function to help people buy tickets on the booking site and its related app, the Beijing News reported.

Source:|2019-05-23 09:35

Guangdong Poised as Base for HK, Macao Youths' Innovation, Business Startups

South China's Guangdong province, window of China's reform and opening up, is expected to become a new base for innovation and business startups for young people from the Hong Kong and Macao special administrative regions in the coming years.

Source:|2019-05-23 09:32

China Eastern Asks Boeing for 737 MAX Compensation

China Eastern Airlines confirmed to news outlet The Paper on Tuesday it has officially lodged claims with Boeing for losses caused by the 737 MAX's grounding and late delivery, adding the two companies will stay in communication over the issue.

Source:|2019-05-22 10:15

China Plans to Remove All Expressway Toll Booths by End of 2019

China has unveiled a guideline to meet the goal of removing all expressway toll booths at provincial borders by the end of this year.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-22 10:14

New Center Seen as Boosting Regional Scientific Research

The International Center for Theoretical Physics – Asia Pacific has opened in Beijing, giving a fillip to scientific research and collaboration in the Asia-Pacific region.

Source:|2019-05-22 10:12

4G Technology Boost for Rural Areas

China will shore up the growth of digital technology in rural areas to help spur vitalization and accelerate agricultural development, according to a guideline published on Thursday.

Source: China Daily|2019-05-22 10:10

Qomolangma Reserve Tests Clean Energy Buses

Mount Qomolangma National Nature Reserve in the Tibet autonomous region has started a trial run of clean energy buses to better balance tourism development and environmental protection, local authorities said.

Source: China Daily|2019-05-21 10:01

Guangdong to Fully Open Elderly Care Market

South China's Guangdong province abolished an old regulation on the market access of elderly care institutions to boost the development of the industry, local civil affairs authorities said Monday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-21 10:00

China Unveils Plan to Strengthen Food Safety

China has unveiled a guideline to enhance the country's food safety with a phased plan to build a modern governance mechanism in the field.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-21 09:58

Nuclear Data Conference Opens in Beijing

The 2019 International Conference on Nuclear Data for Science and Technology, or ND2019, kicked off in Beijing on Monday and will end Friday.

Source:|2019-05-21 09:56

China to Further Promote AI in Education

China will continue promoting the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in education to facilitate teaching and learning a variety of subjects, said Minister of Education Chen Baosheng at the ongoing International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-20 09:42

China Launches 45th BeiDou Navigation Satellite

China sent a new satellite of the BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) into space from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Sichuan province at 11:48 pm Friday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-20 09:41

Free Iodized Salt Program Benefits 34 Mln Farmers, Herdsmen in Xinjiang

More than 34 million people have benefited from a program in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, where authorities have offered free iodized salt for local farmers and herdsmen.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-20 09:39

Swimmers in Shanxi Set Guinness World Record

A group of 536 swimmers from all over the country recently set a new Guinness World Record in the water in Yuncheng, North China's Shanxi province.

Source:|2019-05-20 09:38

China Launches App on Philosophy, Social Sciences Documentation

The National Center for Philosophy and Social Sciences Documentation has launched its mobile app to provide more convenience for users to access academic resources on mobile devices, according to the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS).

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-17 11:20

Beijing District Offers Free Legal Services in Communities

Residents in Beijing's Haidian district now have access to legal services without going to law firms, thanks to a project which invites lawyers to help solve disputes in communities.

Source:|2019-05-17 11:05

China Completes First 5G Inspection of Power Lines

North China's Tianjin municipality has completed the country's first inspection of electric power lines using drones and the 5G wireless network, whose future application could exempt workers from the dangerous job.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-17 11:03

China Develops New-generation Rockets for Upcoming Missions

China has developed a number of new-generation carrier rockets to take the country's space industry to the next level.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-17 11:02

Chinese Lunar Rover's 'Lucky' Find Could Unlock Secrets of Moon & Earth

China's Yutu-2, the first rover on the far side of the moon, has found materials from deep inside the moon that could help unravel the mystery of the lunar mantle composition and the formation and evolution of the moon and the earth.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-16 11:11

Young Scholars to Receive Aid for Silk Road Research

An agreement to support young scholars' research into the Silk Road was signed between China and UNESCO during a session of the Conference on Dialogue of Asian Civilizations in Beijing on Wednesday.

Source: China Daily|2019-05-16 11:10

3rd International Tea Expo Kicks off in East China

The third China International Tea Expo is being held from May 15 to 19 in Hangzhou, capital of East China's Zhejiang province, the organizer said Wednesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-16 11:08

China Encourages Enterprises to Enhance Innovation Capabilities

China will further support local enterprises to increase their innovation capabilities as the country is embracing a new round of industrial reform and aiming for high-quality development, according to an executive meeting of the State Council.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-16 11:07

With Labor Shortage in Heilongjiang, Workers Head North to Plant Rice

In the last two weeks, tens of thousands of migrant workers have climbed aboard trains at Suihua Railway Station in Heilongjiang province, hoping to take advantage of a seasonal window to earn extra money.

Source: China Daily|2019-05-15 11:19

Honor Plaques Issued in Beijing for over 580,000 Families of Military Personnel

Over 580,000 families of military personnel were issued honor plaques in Beijing, according to an official on veteran affairs in Beijing.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-15 11:17

Political Advisors Call for Efforts on Innovation-driven Development

Chinese political advisors gathered Tuesday to call for efforts on innovation during a consultation session on innovation-driven development in Beijing.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-15 11:15

China to Formulate Standards for Green Technology Innovation Enterprises

China will formulate standards for green technology innovation enterprises, the National Development and Reform Commission said Tuesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-15 11:14

China to Contribute to Sustainable Development of Arctic

China will actively participate in Arctic affairs and strive to contribute its wisdom and strength to the sustainable development of the Arctic, Wang Hong, chief of the State Oceanic Administration, said Friday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-14 11:18

Media Activity Fosters Closer Ties under BRI

Journalists from 18 countries involved in the Belt and Road Initiative gathered in Beijing on Monday to learn more about China's development and cultivate mutual exchanges during a 19-day training program.

Source: China Daily|2019-05-14 11:16

Shanghai Hotels Say Goodbye to Disposable Items

Hotels in Shanghai will not provide disposable daily necessities such as toothbrush, comb and shaver from July 1 as a regulation on household waste will come into effect in the city on the day, People's Daily reported.

Source:|2019-05-14 11:13

Kids' Winter Sports Skills to Get Boost in Plan for 2022 Games

Beijing's Yanqing district plans to help more than 20,000 primary and secondary school students master skiing and skating skills over the next three years, a move designed to spur enthusiasm among the district's residents for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olymp

Source: China Daily|2019-05-14 11:11

Chinese Apps Gain Popularity across Asia

Mobile payment, online shopping, entertainment, dining and beyond -- Chinese apps have been catching on with consumers across Asia.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-13 14:13

China Enhances Reporting of Medical Data

China has issued a provisional plan to enhance the reporting and management of data from hospitals nationwide.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-13 14:11

Three Generations of Train Engineers Track Progress of Country's Railways

When Li Renchao became a train engineer in 1959, he did not think it would become a family affair. Both his son and grandson have worked for China's railways, reflecting the country's development from steam power to internal combustion and finally electri

Source: China Daily|2019-05-13 14:10

Giving Mother's Family Name to Infants Gains Popularity in China

Each time Ren Ran introduces his baby girl, he sees the surprise on people's faces. But he has never regretted the decision to give his daughter her mother's surname instead of his own.

Source: China Daily|2019-05-13 14:08

Beijing Districts can Process Foreign Work Visas

The Beijing Municipal Human Resources and Social Security Bureau announced Thursday that up to 60 percent of the foreign talent can apply for and complete their work documents in nearby districts instead of the city-level administration.

Source:|2019-05-10 10:44

Dynamic Macao Business and Trade Fair to Be Held in Guangzhou

Commodities, delicacies, creative products and souvenirs from Portuguese-speaking countries will light up the 30th session of the Dynamic Macao Business and Trade Fair, held in Guangzhou, capital of Guangdong province, from May 9 to 11.

Source:|2019-05-10 10:37

Gene Editing Reassuring for Safety of Crops

Agricultural scientists in China have called for a regulatory shift to classify crops and plants developed through gene editing technology as traditionally bred varieties.

Source: China Daily|2019-05-10 10:35

World Benefits from Western China's Development

Kebede Abera, consul of Ethiopia in China's Chongqing municipality, believes western China will be the next main consumer of Ethiopian coffee.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-10 10:33

China's Trade Hub Zhejiang Eyes Robust Import with 4-yr Plan

East China's Zhejiang province has made a special plan to increase import in the next four years.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-09 14:49

Guangzhou Port Signs Bevy of Agreements

Guangzhou Port, one of the major coastal container ports in South China, signed a package of cooperative agreements with a number of international ports on Wednesday, to facilitate its cargo-handling capacity and better serve the local economy.

Source:|2019-05-09 14:46

Chinese Scientists Discover Bizarre Winged Dinosaur

Chinese scientists have found the remains of a bizarre Jurassic dinosaur with membranous wings, showing a strange but unsuccessful attempt to fly in the evolution process from dinosaur to bird.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-09 14:44

China to Regulate Apps' Collection of Personal Information

The Cyberspace Administration of China has published a draft list of app operators' illegal behaviors of collecting users' personal information to solicit public opinions.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-08 10:59

China Promoting New Tech to Build 'Smart Museums'

China is working to build smart museums with latest technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and virtual reality (VR), China's National Cultural Heritage Administration (NCHA) said Tuesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-08 10:58

Chinese Deep Space Research Leads to Deeper International Cooperation

Chinese space experts have strengthened international exchanges in the latest achievements in exploring the moon, Mars, Jupiter, asteroids and the deeper cosmos.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-08 10:56

Shanghai Leads in China's Mobile Payments in 2018

China's financial center Shanghai leads the country in digital payments in 2018, according to a report released at the second Digital China Summit on Monday in Fuzhou, East China's Fujian province.

Source:|2019-05-08 10:54

Over 10 Million Students Apply for China's College Entrance Exam

More than 10 million students have applied to take part in China's annual national college entrance examination this year, Minister of Education Chen Baosheng said Monday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-07 10:03

Foreign Volunteers Help out at Hangzhou Scenic Spot

More than 2.5 million tourists visited West Lake in Zhejiang province over the May Day holiday.

Source: China Daily|2019-05-07 10:01

Country Aims for Ultralow Steel Emissions

China plans to achieve ultralow emissions at most steel plants by 2025, with 80 percent of raw materials and final products shipped by cleaner methods including railways, ships and pipelines, rather than trucks.

Source: China Daily|2019-05-07 10:00

Chinese Doctors Conduct 5G-assisted Remote Ultrasound Scan

Doctors in a hospital in the southern Chinese city of Guangzhou conducted on Monday an ultrasound scan for a patient 60 km away using 5G wireless technology.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-07 09:58

Mainland, Taiwan Youths Called on to Contribute to National Rejuvenation

The Chinese mainland's Taiwan affairs chief on Sunday called on youths on both sides of the Taiwan Strait to jointly shoulder the historic mission of national rejuvenation and contribute to cross-Straits integrated development.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-06 10:58

China's First Ice-Breaking Buoy to Be Delivered Late 2020

China's first ice-breaking large buoy tender will be delivered to Tianjin by December 2020, in a bid to aid navigation in the North China Sea.

Source:|2019-05-06 10:57

Media at Horticultural Expo Get 5G, Plus Low-tech Instruction

During the ongoing International Horticultural Exhibition 2019 in Beijing's Yanqing district, reporters from various local and international media outlets can expect 5G technology coverage and floriculture lectures at the media center.

Source: China Daily|2019-05-06 10:55

China Announces Guidelines to Promote Integrated Urban-rural Development

The Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and the State Council, or China's Cabinet, on Sunday announced guidelines on the promotion of integrated urban-rural development.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-06 10:52

China Plans to Launch Carrier Rocket at Sea

China plans to launch a Long March-11 carrier rocket at sea this year, which is expected to lower the cost of entering space.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-05 09:43

Leopards Frequently Spotted in Northwest China

Infrared cameras in a nature reserve located in Northwest China's Gansu province captured nearly 30 images of leopards from January to the end of April.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-05 09:42

Over 300,000 Tourists Visit Beijing Horticultural Expo during May Day Holiday

Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition welcomed its first tourist peak by serving more than 320,000 tourists during the four-day May Day holiday, the organizer said Saturday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-05 09:41

China Sees 195m Domestic Tourist Trips during May Day Holiday

China saw a total of 195 million domestic tourist trips made during the four-day May Day holiday, up 13.7 percent from last year, according to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.

Source: Xinhua|2019-05-05 09:39

China Launches Two Satellites for Scientific Experiments

China successfully sent two Tianhui II-01 satellites into orbit at 6:52 am, Beijing Time, Tuesday from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in North China's Shanxi province.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-30 15:35

China Starts Building Hybrid-powered Vessel for Maritime Emergency Response

China has started building the country's first hybrid-powered vessel for coordinating a response to maritime environment emergencies, according to Shenzhen Maritime Safety Administration.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-30 15:28

2019 Olympic Expo Open in Forbidden City

BEIJING -- The 2019 Olympic Expo opened at the Palace Museum in Beijing with the magnificent Forbidden City as its stage.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-30 15:25

Visitors Flock to First Day of Horticultural Exhibition

The number of visitors to the International Horticultural Exhibition in Beijing reached 35,000 by 7 pm on the event's opening day on Monday, according to the expo's coordination bureau.

Source: China Daily|2019-04-30 15:23

Greater Bay Area to See More Stable Power Supply

More measures to guarantee a stable power supply in Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area are in pipeline, said officials from Shenzhen Power Supply Co Ltd, a subsidiary of China's grid major China Southern Power Grid.

Source:|2019-04-29 11:02

Central China Province Trade Volume with Belt & Road Countries Rises in Q1

Central China's Henan province has seen a foreign trade volume of 21.89 billion yuan ($3.25 billion) with countries along the Belt and Road in the first quarter of 2019, according to local customs office Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-29 11:01

China Seizes Infringing Goods worth 41m Yuan in Q1

China seized infringing goods worth 41.05 million yuan ($6 million) in the first quarter, customs figures showed.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-29 10:59

BRI Prompts Closer Global Scientific Cooperation

When botanist Wang Qingfeng first visited Kenya 18 years ago, he was fascinated by the fact that many locals had snow-white teeth, but they did not use fancy dental products.

Source: China Daily|2019-04-29 10:58

BRI Energy Investment to Hit $27 Trillion by 2050

Investment in energy in Belt and Road Initiative economies is expected to total $27 trillion by 2050, according to an international report.

Source:|2019-04-28 11:18

China's Shipbuilding Capacity Utilization Retreats in Q1

China's shipbuilding capacity utilization retreated in the first quarter of 2019 due to a sluggish global market, data from China Association of the National Shipbuilding Industry (CANSI) showed.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-28 11:16

China's Cosmic Ray Observatory Starts Scientific Observation

An observatory for detecting cosmic rays in Southwest China's Sichuan province recently began scientific observation as it launched operation of its first set of detectors, scientists said Saturday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-28 10:59

Global AI Innovation Competition Kicks off in Shanghai

The 2019 Artificial Intelligence World Innovation Competition, part of the World Artificial Intelligence Conference that assembles top AI scientists, enterprises and government officials, officially kicked off in Shanghai on Thursday.

Source:|2019-04-28 10:57

Satellite Remote Sensing Used in Water Protection

Satellite remote sensing has transformed environmental law enforcers into clairvoyants thanks to an app on drinking water sources developed by the Ministry of Ecology and Environment, People's Daily reported.

Source:|2019-04-26 14:05

China Railway Express in Chengdu Boosts Regional Economy

Two thousand years ago, the ancient Silk Road opened the door for Chengdu to connect with the rest of the world. Now, fueled by the Belt and Road Initiative, the city again stands at the forefront of opening-up, developing its industries, creating value a

Source: China Daily|2019-04-26 14:03

China Eyes New Regional Development Plans to Bolster Growth

Chinese authorities are looking to renew regional development plans for the country's less developed western and northeastern regions to bolster broader growth, according to a report by the China Securities Journal.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-26 14:01

Zhanjiang to Seek Major Railway, Marine Developments

Zhanjiang, a coastal city in the southwest of Guangdong province, will rely on its advantages in location, resources and industries to integrate with the development of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, according to senior officials of the c

Source: China Daily|2019-04-26 13:59

China's Planned Space Station to Support Hundreds of Experiments

Science facilities on China's planned Tiangong space station could support hundreds of space research projects after it's completed in 2022.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-25 11:20

Chinese Scientists Recreate Earth's First Mass Extinction

Chinese scientists have recreated the process of Earth's first mass extinction with high accuracy, which will contribute to the study of biological evolution.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-25 11:15

Int'l Copyright Fair to Be Held in Port City Qingdao

Eastern Shandong Province's port city of Qingdao will host the International Copyright Fair 2019 in July, local authorities said Wednesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-25 11:07

Beijing-Urumqi Expressway Fully Opens to Traffic

The section of the Beijing-Urumqi Expressway in North China's Shanxi province opened to traffic on Tuesday, marking the full operation of the expressway, the provincial transport authorities said Wednesday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-25 11:06

Chinese University Launches Reusable Rocket

China's Xiamen University launched and recovered its first rocket Tuesday, in northwest China's desert.

Source:|2019-04-24 11:43

China's Space Station Flight Set for First Half of 2020

The Long March 5B carrier rocket is expected to make its maiden flight in the first half of 2020, according to Zhou Jianping, chief designer of the nation's manned space program.

Source:|2019-04-24 11:41

Food Production Industry Becoming More Digitalized

China's consumption upgrading and the trend of cross-border management have create more challenges to ensure food safety, a white paper showed.

Source:|2019-04-24 11:40

Lhasa Attracts 19 Million Tourists in 2018

Lhasa received a record number of tourists from China and beyond in 2018 and will place more effort on rural tourism development to benefit more rural residents in 2019, local authorities said Tuesday.

Source:|2019-04-24 11:34

Expo to Offer Glimpse of the Future

The upcoming Beijing International Horticultural Exhibition, also known as the Beijing Expo, will exhibit some of the world's most advanced technologies and latest gadgets, according to local officials.

Source: China Daily|2019-04-23 11:09

China's Farm Produce Reports 300b Yuan Online Sales in 2018: Minister

Online sales of China's farm produce stood at 300 billion yuan ($44.75 billion) in 2018, the country's agriculture minister said Sunday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-23 11:00

China-Europe Freight Train Cargo Value Surges by 106 Percent

The total cargo value of China-Europe freight trains rose 106 percent year on year to hit $33 billion in 2018, an official said Monday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-23 10:58

Technology Cooperation under Belt, Road Urged

Countries involved in the Belt and Road Initiative pledged on Monday to enhance cooperation in areas of communication via advanced technologies such as 5G networks and 4K resolution.

Source: China Daily|2019-04-23 10:56

Shanghai Sets Priorities for Attracting Investment

Shanghai will keep introducing and implementing more opening-up policies as it continues to make a name for itself as a key global investment choice, according to municipal authorities.

Source: China Daily|2019-04-22 10:56

Online Visa Applications Smooth Travel

An increasing number of countries have tapped into the convenience of e-visas to attract more tourists from China, the world's largest source of outbound tourists.

Source: China Daily|2019-04-22 10:51

Winds of Change Sweep Offshore Power

China's offshore wind energy sector is expected to boom this year onward on the back of a maturing onshore segment, and the country's accent on growth via high-quality manufacturing and consumption upgrade.

Source: China Daily|2019-04-22 10:15

China Launches New BeiDou Satellite

China sent a new satellite of the BeiDou Navigation Satellite System (BDS) into space from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Sichuan Province at 10:41 pm Saturday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-22 10:12

China Opens Chang'e-6 Mission for International Payloads

China announced the cooperation plan for its future Chang'e-6 mission, offering to carry a total of 20 kg of solicited payloads, according to the China National Space Administration (CNSA) on Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-19 11:00

Favorable Ethnic Policies Bring Benefits to Tibetans

Every morning, Sonam Tsering, 30, takes up his backpack and earphones, boards the subway and arrives at a commercial bank in Beijing for work.

Source: China Daily|2019-04-19 10:59

China Trade Fair Opens in Tianjin

China Tianjin International Fair for Investment and Trade opened in North China's Tianjin municipality on Thursday, focusing on opening-up, cooperation and high-quality development.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-19 10:57

Qingdao to Host International Healthcare Forum

A total of 100 healthcare programs are expected to be unveiled at the upcoming Global Health Forum in Qingdao, Shandong province.

Source:|2019-04-19 10:56

Over 2,000 Belt and Road Scientists to Conduct Research in China

A total of 2,500 young scientists from Belt and Road countries and regions will come to China for short-term scientific research, said a Ministry of Science and Technology senior official.

Source:|2019-04-18 11:30

China's Island Province Sees Foreign Trade Double in Q1

Hainan's foreign trade surged 109.2 percent year-on-year in the first quarter, outpacing the national figure as the southern island province speeds up construction of a free trade zone.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-18 11:29

Visitors Get a Taste of Mars at Gansu Base

A simulated Mars base officially opened on Wednesday in Gansu province, aiming to popularize science and boost interest in space exploration among youth.

Source: China Daily|2019-04-18 11:27

Fuzhou-Pingtan Bridge to Be Completed This Year

Construction of China's first cross-sea bridge accommodating both vehicles and railway traffic - the longest of its type in the world - will be completed this year and will open to traffic early next year, said Yao Pengyuan, one of its top engineers.

Source: China Daily|2019-04-18 11:25

New National Standards on Electric Bicycles Take Effect

China started to implement new national standards for electric bicycles on April 15, CCTV reported on Tuesday.

Source:|2019-04-17 11:01

4D Navigation Aims to Boost Airline Efficiency

Air travel in China is expected to become more predictable thanks to the successful trial of four-dimensional trajectory management, civil aviation authorities said.

Source: China Daily|2019-04-17 10:59

Shanghai Plans Grand Opera House as New Landmark

Shanghai will build a grand opera house, next to the site of the 2010 World Expo on the bank of a turn of the Huangpu River, as the city's new landmark.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-17 10:57

Chinese Doctors Use 3D Printing to Make Bone Tissue

Chinese surgeons in a central China hospital have succeeded in performing an implant surgery to replace bone tissue using 3D printing technology.

Source: Xinhua|2019-04-17 10:56