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Premier Li’s praise for Hualong pushes stocks up


China's nuclear power stocks surged on Friday morning after Chinese Premier Li Keqiang praised the country's third-generation nuclear reactor Hualong One.

Xi stresses efforts to push green development

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, has called for more efforts to push green development and green lifestyle as the country seeks to better balance economic growth and environmental protection.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/27 17:22:55

Muslims across China observe Ramadan

Muslims across China began observing the Islamic holy month of Ramadan Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/27 17:22:37

Taiwan must not use suspect arrest to disturb cross-Strait relations: academics

Academics on the Chinese mainland have said that Taiwan should not disturb cross-Strait relations by amplifying the influence of the mainland's arrest of Taiwan resident Lee Ming-che.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/27 17:22:15

China's first mountain subway train to be installed

Chinese railcar-maker CRRC Qingdao Sifang Co. Ltd. announced on Saturday that it has delivered the country's first subway train designed especially for a mountainous region.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/27 17:21:03

China to set up Moutai college

China's Ministry of Education has approved the establishment of a Moutai college sponsored by the Kweichow Moutai Distillery.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/27 17:14:07

Chinese premier extends condolences over Minya terror attack

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Saturday extended condolences to Egyptian Prime Minister Sherif Ismail over the terror attack that occurred Friday in Minya, Egypt.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/27 14:34:11

Xi extends condolences to Egyptian president over terror attack

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday extended condolences to his Egyptian counterpart, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, over a terror attack a day earlier that killed at least 28 people in southern Egypt.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/27 14:04:44

4 trapped, 6 rescued after building collapses in east China

Ten people were trapped when a building under construction collapsed in Jinan, capital of east China's Shandong Province, Saturday morning, rescuers said. Six of them have been pulled out of the debris.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/27 13:28:57

China commemorates 20th anniversary of HKSAR Basic Law

China held a high-ranking symposium Saturday morning to commemorate the 20th anniversary of implementing the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/27 13:28:44

Chinese fighter jets intercept US spy plane over South China Sea

Two Chinese J-10 fighter jets tried to intercept a US Navy surveillance aircraft over the South China Sea on Thursday, US officials said.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/27 11:49:18

Chinese FM says China-Russia ties set to grow stronger regardless of changing global dynamics

With highly compatible interests, China and Russia will see their relations grow even stronger regardless of changing global dynamics, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/27 11:23:23

Cai Qi appointed Beijing CPC chief, replacing Guo Jinlong

The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee on Saturday said it has appointed Cai Qi as the Party chief of Beijing, replacing Guo Jinlong.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/27 11:07:10

China advocates peaceful solution to Korean Peninsula nuclear issue: FM

China is proposing to solve the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue peacefully through negotiations on the basis of UN Security Council resolutions, visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/27 11:06:51