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.

Survey shows economic potentials for countries joining Belt and Road Initiative

Countries joining the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) are likely to see their growth lifted over the next five years, according to a survey released here on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/19 11:55:17

US action on ZTE to hurt itself: MOC

China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) said Thursday that the US action against China's leading telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp will damage itself.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/19 11:54:26

NE China breeding center welcomes over 30 Siberian tiger cubs

More than 30 cubs have been born this month at the world's largest Siberian tiger breeding center in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/19 10:50:41

China offers The Gambia 400 short term study packages

The People's Republic of China has offered 400 short term study packages to the Gambia government as part of bilateral education exchange between the two countries, Gambia's information minister, Demba A. Jawo said on Wednesday at a press conference.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/19 8:51:01

China to send 395 peacekeepers to Mali

China will dispatch 395 peacekeepers in May to Mali for one year on a UN mission.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/19 8:26:57

China reports steady growth in fiscal revenue

China posted stable growth in its fiscal revenue in the first quarter of 2018, official data showed, adding to evidence of a solid economy.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/19 8:25:35

China to promote lifelong professional skills training

China will push forward a lifelong professional skills training system as part of the efforts to improve the competence of the workforce and boost high-quality development, a State Council executive meeting presided over by Premier Li Keqiang decided on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/19 8:23:55

Int'l forum for promoting China-Japan-South Korea cooperation held in Tokyo

More than 300 politicians, scholars and business people from China, Japan and South Korea exchanged views on promoting trilateral cooperation at an international forum here Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/19 8:20:53

Environment watchdog follows up chemical waste TV exposure

Environmental protection authorities in north China's Shanxi Province have sent a team to investigate dumping of chemical waste exposed by a state television program.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/19 8:20:18

Midfield general

A 2018 RoboCup China Open champion shimmies at a press conference in Shenyang, capital of Northeast China's Liaoning Province, on Tuesday.
Source: VCG | 2018/4/18 22:53:41

PLA's live-fire drills in Taiwan Straits a warning to 'independence groups,' US

The People's Liberation Army (PLA) conducted live-fire military exercises in the Taiwan Straits on Wednesday, with experts saying that the exercises are a clear and tough signal to “Taiwan independence groups” and the US who are damaging cross-Straits ties.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/18 22:38:40

Village officials detained as TV show exposes chemical company

Two village officials were detained on Wednesday after a TV news report uncovered alleged mafia-style crime and dangerous pollution by a State-owned chemical company in North China's Shanxi Province.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/18 22:33:40

Forbidden City to move an extra 130,000 antiquities underground for safekeeping

The Forbidden City's Palace Museum will move 130,000 antiquities to an underground warehouse with state-of-the-art temperature, humidity and safety controls, its media office said on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/18 21:33:40