CHINA

Cash for questions


People all over China are racking their brains to recall what they learned in high school, as online live streaming apps woo users with stunning cash prizes in quiz shows.

Sexual harassment victims on Chinese campuses encounter post-deleting, threats when speaking up

Upon hearing the recent news that Chen Xiaowu, a professor at Beihang University (previously known as Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics) (BUAA), was finally disqualified by school authorities due ...

Ahead of one-year anniversary of Trump presidency, his Chinese fan base has become ever stronger

One year after his inauguration, US President Donald Trump - who thus far may have drawn the most criticism of any modern US president – has nonetheless found large waves ...


China takes more measures to encourage entrepreneurship in rural areas

China will take more measures to support rural startups in order to boost rural development, the State Council said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/18 7:00:11

China further cuts red tape to improve business environment

China will continue to streamline administrative approval and cut red tape to improve business environment, according to a statement released after an executive meeting Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/18 6:58:56

Mainland defends air route M503 south-to-north operation to accord with common interests across Taiwan Strait

A Chinese mainland official said that the south to north operation of the M503 air route was "in line with people's common interests" across the Taiwan Strait, aiming to ease traffic congestion amid growing flights over the Yangtze River and the Pearl River Delta areas.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/18 6:58:09

China finds 9,600 land-based sources of marine pollution

The State Oceanic Administration (SOA) on Wednesday disclosed the findings of a nationwide survey on land-based sources of marine pollution.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/18 6:57:04

Chinese procuratorates to get tough on bogus food, drug ads

China's Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) wants better controls of illegal commercials for food, drugs and wellness supplements.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/18 6:47:18

China, Myanmar vow to promote ties, maintain peace, stability in border areas

China and Myanmar held a new round of diplomacy and defense consultations here on Wednesday, pledging to further promote bilateral ties, keep close communication on the situation in northern Myanmar and maintain peace and stability in the border areas between the two countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/18 6:46:53

CPPCC studies Xi's anti-corruption instructions

Leading Party members with the National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) on Wednesday studied President Xi Jinping's latest anti-corruption instructions.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/18 6:46:06

China to pump up support for rural startups

China will roll out more measures to support rural startups in order to further promote rural vitalization, according to a decision at a State Council executive meeting chaired by Premier Li Keqiang Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/18 6:45:13

State Council pledges to closely follow CPC Central Committee with Xi at the core

Leading Party members with the State Council on Wednesday pledged to closely follow the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee with Xi Jinping at the core.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/18 6:44:47

China introduces toughest ever regulation on land reclamation

China has introduced its toughest regulation on land reclamation along the country's coastline, vowing to demolish illegally reclaimed land and stop approving general reclamation projects.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/18 6:42:55

Publicity official calls for increasing fight against illegal publications

A senior official of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Wednesday called for more effective work to combat illegal publications and online pornography.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/18 6:41:08

Belt & Road Initiative brings opportunities to countries involved: US experts

The Belt and Road Initiative would not only enhance trade and commerce ties among participating countries, but also further their relations diplomatically as well as culturally, said US experts.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/18 6:35:16

China locates sunken Iranian oil tanker

China's transport ministry said on Wednesday that they have located Sanchi, the Iranian oil tanker that sank in the East China Sea on Sunday, and that an underwater robot will carry out further investigation.
Source: Global Times - Agencies | 2018/1/17 23:23:40