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China to introduce default judgment against corrupt fugitives

China plans to introduce default judgment in corruption-related criminal cases as authorities step up the fight against crooked officials who have fled overseas.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/26 8:44:14

General Secretary Xi stresses importance of The Communist Manifesto

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, has stressed the importance of studying The Communist Manifesto.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/25 22:53:42

New notice defines lawyers' rights in court

A lawyer's behavior and fundamental rights in court have been outlined in a notice issued by the country's top court and justice ministry, according to a statement sent to the Global Times on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/24 23:28:40

Grassroots officials targeted in latest campaign against organized crime

Chinese cities and provinces have uncovered several criminal gang cases involving government and Party officials since the country launched a national campaign against organized crime in January.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/24 17:48:39

Documents shed new light on 'comfort women' system in Heilongjiang

Heilongjiang Province has for the first time released documents on how the invading Japanese army set up so-called "comfort stations"- centers where women were forced to provide sexual services - in the province during WWII.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/24 17:43:40

President Xi will hold informal meeting with Indian PM Modi in Wuhan

Chinese President Xi Jinping will hold an informal meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 27-28 in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei Province.
Source: Global Times-Xinhua | 2018/4/22 23:33:41

China welcomes discussions on trade: MOFCOM

The possible visit to China by US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is a positive move that could help ease the two countries' trade dispute, said experts, who added that face-to-face negotiations would be a true sign of progress.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/22 23:33:40

North Korea has great potential for economic growth: observers

North Korea has great potential for economic development, if its decision to halt nuclear and missile tests can lead to further détente and persuade the international community to consider relaxing economic sanctions against the country, said Chinese observers on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/22 23:33:39

Top political advisor asks for improvements to consultation sessions

China's top political advisor Wang Yang has asked for improvements to the bi-weekly consultation sessions of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) National Committee.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/21 7:18:28

Cyber security, clean internet enhanced after years of efforts

After two years of efforts to enhance cyber security, China's internet has been significantly purified, with citizens' interests better safeguarded, specialists said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/19 23:28:40

Xi's speech at anniversary celebration of Hainan Province published

The speech by Chinese President Xi Jinping at the celebration of the 30th anniversary of the founding of Hainan Province and the Hainan Special Economic Zone has been published.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/19 18:09:31

Beijing chides 'imbalanced' report on Belt, Road initiative

China's Belt and Road initiative is an economic cooperation initiative that promotes a common development through infrastructure links, a foreign ministry spokesperson said on Wednesday, saying a report accusing the initiative of intending to "expand" China's political influence and military presence is "imbalanced."
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/18 21:18:41

Hainan to offer visa-free access to tourists from 59 countries

China will offer a greater visa-free access to tourists from 59 countries arriving in Hainan Province from May 1, in a move to support the island's reform and opening-up, the State Immigration Administration announced Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/18 13:30:30

Xi calls for efforts to break new ground in national security

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday called for efforts to fully implement a holistic approach to national security and break new ground in national security in the new era.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/18 8:05:03

South Korean company apologizes for wrong flyer on Mainland, Hong Kong

A South Korean company apologized and revised its promotional flyer after a Chinese student pointed out it made a political mistake by giving Hong Kong and Taiwan equal status as China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/17 22:33:39

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

Hainan ready for horse racing, sports lotteries

China will permit horse racing and expand sports lotteries as part of efforts to make its southernmost province of Hainan into a pilot area for expanded opening-up policies.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/15 21:13:39

Nation to build Hainan into pilot free trade zone

Chinese President Xi Jinping announced Friday to build the whole island of Hainan into a pilot free trade zone.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/14 0:03:40