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Xi thought proposed to be included in Constitution

The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee Friday proposed to write Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era into the Constitution.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/19 18:54:01

Defense lawyers to cover all criminal cases in China

China will expand a pilot project nationwide this year to ensure all criminal cases to have defense lawyers, said a report on Friday's China Daily.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/19 11:12:34

China clarifies debt obligations on spouses

The Supreme People's Court (SPC) on Wednesday released a judicial interpretation ruling on debt disputes between spouses.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/18 7:02:25

Chinese railway police capture 48,106 fugitives in 2017

China's railway police captured 48,106 fugitives in 2017, 13.4 percent more than 2016, according to a police statement Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/18 7:01:29

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 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

No major changes to Constitution: CPC leaders

Senior leaders of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on Friday agreed that the proposal to amend the country's Constitution should only include "changes to part of it, not a large scale revision."
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/12 17:09:09

China to improve big data-based study on taxation law

Chinese scholars have been advised to make full use of judicial big data to improve the study of taxation law, according to Zhou Qiang, president of the Supreme People's Court.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/5 7:36:19

China regulates on deep sea samples and data

China will manage deep sea samples and data to promote communication, cooperation and sharing of deep sea science, according to a regulation issued by the State Oceanic Administration (SOA).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/5 7:31:42

China closes 6,000 websites, WeChat accounts due to erotic content

The Chinese government closed more than 6,000 websites and WeChat accounts containing erotic and indecent content in 2017, said an annual government report Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/4 14:37:25

Chinese courts livestream more than 560,000 trials

Chinese courts have livestreamed more than 560,000 trials as of December 31, 2017, according to the Supreme People's Court (SPC).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/4 14:21:39

14 arrested in cross-border drug ring bust

Police in southwest China's Yunnan Province destroyed a cross-border drug trafficking network, arresting 14 suspects and seizing over 130 kg of methamphetamine.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/4 13:43:21

China punishes officials over poverty-relief violations

China has punished several senior officials in the city of Zhangjiakou, Hebei Province, over poverty-relief violations, the top discipline inspection agency of the Communist Party of China (CPC) announced Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/4 6:57:28

China ivory ban bites online

China began to ban sales of ivory and ivory products from Sunday in a move that Chinese internet users hailed on social media with the slogan "no sales, no killings."
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/31 22:10:34

Beginning of the end: ivory trade finished in China

The doors to the ivory trade in China close on Dec. 31, 2017, and the world starts 2018 a step closer to a land free of the slaughter of endangered animals.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/31 17:18:23

Alcohol banned in China's procuratorial organs

China's Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) on Friday issued a revised prohibition order, demanding procuratorial organs on all levels to ban alcohol from official affairs.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/30 10:23:04

Draft law protecting heroes, martyrs released for public opinion

The draft law on the protection of the reputation and honor of China's heroes and martyrs was released online for public opinion on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/30 10:10:23

Top legislator plans to list Antarctic law

China's top legislature has listed the country's first Antarctic law into its legislation plan, a move that Chinese experts said will help protect China's future Antarctic development and interests amid an increasing amount of Chinese tourists heading to the area.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/28 23:28:39