CHINA

Chinese bike-sharing pioneers go global


Ofo and Mobike, China's two largest bike-sharing companies, have sought global expansion and spread smart-commuting to more cities in the world.

210,000 officials punished for discipline violations in H1

The top disciplinary watchdog of the Communist Party of China (CPC) said that 210,000 people were punished for violating the Party code of conduct in the first half of 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/20 13:19:02

Giant panda fails to conceive from insemination at Taipei zoo

A giant panda, Yuan Yuan, has failed to conceive after undergoing artificial insemination on March 17 with sperm from male Tuan Tuan, Taipei Zoo has announced.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/20 13:18:03

Storms wreak havoc in northeast China

Storms across northeast China since Wednesday have inundated parts of Jilin and Heilongjiang provinces, blocking road access and cutting communication networks to about 1,100 households.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/20 11:06:36

Xi calls for world-class military research, educational institutions

Chinese President Xi Jinping has called on the country's major military research and educational institutions to cultivate more talent for the armed forces, and to build world-class military research and educational institutions.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/20 11:01:09

Urbanization in China prevents 450,000 premature deaths since 1980: study

Rapid urbanization in China is not contributing to air pollution, but actually may have brought health benefits for the hundreds of millions of people who have moved into cities, preventing an estimated 450,000 premature deaths over the last three decades, a new study said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/20 9:52:14

Chinese vice premier calls for cooperation to address differences between China and US

Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang on Wednesday called for cooperation between China and the United States instead of confrontation to address their differences.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/20 9:11:20

4 dead, 9 injured in Taipei car crash

Four people were killed and nine others injured after a pileup on Yangde Boulevard in suburban Taipei on Wednesday, according to local police.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/20 9:00:32

China launches demonstration areas to boost Made in China 2025

China is buttressing the Made in China 2025 strategy with new national-level demonstration areas to spur the development of smart, green and service-oriented manufacturing.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/20 9:00:09

China willing to play constructive role to ease tensions in Gulf

China is confident that Gulf countries have the wisdom to resolve divergence and is willing to play a constructive role to help ease tensions according to the will of regional parties, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/20 8:57:47

President Xi urges solid efforts to advance reform

Chinese President Xi Jinping Wednesday called for solid moves to advance reforms.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/20 8:53:32

India should pull out troops before BRICS summit: expert

The military standoff between China and India along their border should be resolved by September before the BRICS summit in Xiamen, Chinese experts said, but how the standoff is resolved depends on India.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/20 0:23:39

Sino-US economic dialogue kicks off

The well-developed trade exchanges between China and the US benefit both sides, experts said, as the first round of bilateral economic talks kicked off on Wednesday with the expectation that an extension from a 100-day to a one-year cooperation plan will help smooth frictions.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/20 0:18:39

China needs law to manage ideology: legal experts

Chinese legal experts are calling for an ideology management law, saying it would improve national soft power and national security as "hostile forces" are deliberately spreading the wrong ideology to influence the Chinese people.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/19 22:53:40