CHINA

Cybersecurity law starts for better personal info protection


China's Cybersecurity Law will take effect on June 1, banning online service providers from collecting and selling users' personal information.

China denies jets intercepted US surveillance aircraft

China's defense ministry on Sunday denied intercepting a US Navy surveillance aircraft, saying its fighter jets were verifying the US aircraft and that the operation was lawful, professional and safe.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/28 13:00:12

Heat wave continues in North, Central China

China's national observatory issued a yellow alert on Sunday for high temperatures, the least serious in a three-tier warning system, with some northern provinces expected to see temperatures of up to 39 degrees Celsius.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/28 11:30:25

Chinese embassy sends condolences to Brzezinski's family

The Chinese Embassy in the US sent condolences to Zbigniew Brzezinski's family on Saturday over the passing of the former US national security adviser.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/28 11:11:15

Premier Li's visit to inject impetus to China-Europe ties

China hopes to jointly voice support for an open economy, free trade and investment, global and regional peace and stability with Germany, the European Union and Belgium during Premier Li Keqiang's upcoming visit to Europe.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/28 11:03:58

Trial reopens for loan shark stabbing case in east China

A higher court in east China's Shandong Province on Saturday officially began reconsideration of the case of a son who stabbed and killed a violent debt collector in his mother's defense.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/28 10:59:46

Backgrounder: Xi Jinping's remarks on scientific innovation

Chinese President Xi Jinping has asked society to learn from late geophysicist Huang Danian, who made outstanding contributions in education and scientific research.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/28 10:59:09

China denounces G7 interference in its sea issues

China strongly denounced the communique released after a G7 summit, saying it interfered in the East China Sea and South China Sea issues in the guise of international law, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang said early Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/28 9:37:03

China commemorates 20th anniversary of implementing HKSAR Basic Law

China held a high-ranking symposium on Saturday to commemorate the 20th anniversary of implementing the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/28 10:54:55

Xi stresses 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

HKSAR Basic Law meets test of practice: top legislator

The Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) has fully met the test of practice and demonstrates great vitality, top legislator Zhang Dejiang said Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/28 10:38:59

HKSAR political system is not separation of powers: top legislator

The political system of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) is neither one of separation of powers nor a legislative-led or judiciary-led system, top legislator Zhang Dejiang said Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/28 10:38:36

Wang Dongming elected Sichuan CPC chief

Wang Dongming was elected secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Sichuan Provincial Committee on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/28 10:38:21

Algae bloom observed in sea off China

Large-scale algae blooms have been monitored in the East China Sea and the Yellow Sea, according to forecasters.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/28 10:38:09