CHINA

Environmental policies give Hainan foundation for prosperity


Under the betel trees of Beireng Village in China's tropical island province of Hainan, Wang Qiuxiang's coffee stall always does brisk business, even if the items on her menu are more expensive than those of some of the boutique coffee shops in the city.

China's huge pool of web moderators required to have an eagle eye for dangerous content

Content moderating is becoming one of the fastest-growing jobs in China's online news and video sector after Chinese regulators cracked down on apps.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/16 18:33:40

China, Japan hold 4th high-level economic dialogue

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Monday co-chaired the fourth high-level economic dialogue between China and Japan with Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono here.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/16 18:16:33

Former insurance regulatory commission head charged with taking bribes

Xiang Junbo, former chairman of China Insurance Regulatory Commission, has been charged with taking bribes, the Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/16 18:13:42

Sina Weibo makes a U-turn on gay-themed content

Chinese social media giant Sina Weibo on Monday reversed its ban on gay-themed content, after its previous decision meant to “purify” the online environment sparked controversy.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/16 17:18:40

Poverty reduction "most remarkable achievement" in China's reform, opening-up: former Aussie PM

Successfully lifting hundreds of millions of people out of poverty is the most remarkable achievement China made during its 40 years' reform and opening-up, Australia's former Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/16 16:14:43

China's fighter jet J-10C begins combat duty

China's new multi-role fighter jet J-10C began combat duty Monday, the People's Liberation Army (PLA) air force announced.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/16 15:42:18

PLA Air Force activates J-10C fighter jet

China has activated its new J-10C fighter jets, which marks an improvement in the combat capabilities and defense of the Air Force of the People's Liberation Army (PLA), the Air Force announced in a statement on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/16 13:03:39

Chinese, Japanese foreign ministers meet on bilateral ties

China and Japan agreed to further consolidate the momentum of improvement in bilateral ties during a meeting between Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono here on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/16 8:32:44

China supports UN plan for political settlement in Libya: envoy

Chinese Charge d'Affaires to Libya Wang Qimin on Sunday said that China supports the political settlement in Libya as part of the UN-proposed action plan.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/16 6:33:15

Chinese, Japanese trade ministers pledge to enhance economic cooperation

Trade ministers of China and Japan pledged to further enhance bilateral economic and trade cooperation during their meeting here on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/16 6:30:53

Chinese scientists develop 3D conic device to increase solar-thermal conversion

Chinese scientists have developed a new device of 3D hollow-cone structure that can greatly increase the solar-thermal conversion efficiency.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/16 6:28:44

China encourages master-apprentice system in TCM education

China plans to combine the master-apprentice system with college education to train more practitioners in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), according to a guideline issued by the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/16 6:28:14

East China city to build giant panda research and breeding center

East China's Hangzhou City plans to build a state-level giant panda research and breeding center, according to the Hangzhou Safari Park.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/16 6:27:44