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Ancient child tombs found in China

A total of 110 tombs dating back more than 2,000 years have been discovered in northern China's Hebei Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/17 18:20:29

Chinese university offers weight-loss course to tackle obesity

A course offered at a university in east China will link students' weight loss directly to their marks in a bid to curb student obesity.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/17 18:18:21

43 percent of China's high school graduates admitted to colleges

Since the 18th Communist Party of China (CPC) National Congress in 2012, the CPC Central Committee has prioritized the development of education, continuously improving public service and governance in the area.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/17 18:17:48

China's cyber governance undergoes revamp

China has improved cyber governance in the past five years after implementing laws and regulations to manage cyberspace and building a cleaner and healthier network environment, which have enhanced national cyber security, experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/16 23:51:36

Discovery Channel airs three-part series on Xi’s leadership

The Discovery Channel recently aired a documentary about China under the leadership of President Xi Jinping days before China's 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/16 23:43:40

Poverty campaign targets ethnic minority regions

Ethnic minority areas have been a major focus of China's nationwide poverty alleviation campaign in the past five years.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/16 23:43:39

China monitors CO2, methane in South China Sea

The first greenhouse gas monitoring system in the South China Sea has started the test run, an important move for research on, and the environmental protection of, the South China Sea area.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/16 22:38:39

South winds soon bringing foul skies to North China

North China's Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region is expected to experience light to moderate pollution over the coming week, China's environmental monitor reported.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/16 22:33:39

China breaks hybrid rice output record

Chinese hybrid rice has set a new world record recently, according to the China National Hybrid Rice R&D Center, with Chinese scientists carrying out their tests on a pilot field in North China's Hebei Province.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/16 22:33:39

Denmark Maersk receives advanced China-built subsea vessel

China's Dalian Zhongyuan Shipping Engineering Co handed over its first self-developed deep-sea engineered vessel to Denmark's Maersk Line at Dalian, Northeast China's Liaoning Province on Monday, a sign of China's advanced marine manufacturing ability and the growing reputation it enjoys around the world.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/16 20:48:39

Advanced concepts seen as engine

Foreign journalists commended China's five major development concepts of innovation, coordination, greening, opening-up and inclusiveness during field tours around the country ahead of a pivotal Party national congress.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/16 20:48:39

Online crime continues to rise in China

A total of 710 people were charged with online crimes in the first nine months of 2017, up 80.7 percent year on year, China's Supreme People's Procuratorate said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/16 17:06:29

Wuhan Yangtze River Bridge reaches 60th anniversary

Having endured 7 floods and 77 ferry crashes, China's first road and rail steel bridge across the Yangtze River, the Wuhan Yangtze River Bridge, reached its 60th anniversary on October 15, still standing strong. More than 18 billion crossings are made by people across the Yangtze River every year.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/16 15:05:15

Canton Fair attracts 25,000 exhibitors

The 122nd China Import and Export Fair, commonly known as the Canton Fair, opened in south China's Guangzhou city Sunday, drawing around 25,000 companies as exhibitors.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/16 0:06:39

Africans’ call for apology over ‘racism’ overreaction: Wuhan curator

Members of the African community in Wuhan and in other parts of China and even outside are calling on a museum in Central China's Hubei Province to apologize for a photo exhibition that has the faces of Africans, including young children, next to wild animals.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/15 22:03:40

Underwater glider Haiyi 1000 completes mission

China continues to make progress in deep sea exploration following the three-month mission of a new underwater glider in the South China Sea, which experts said will also help in maritime warfare.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/15 21:53:40

Weibo denies deleting Typhoon news update over pornography error

China's popular social media platform Sina Weibo on Sunday denied that it deleted a yellow alert posted by the National Meteorological Center (NMC) seen as pornography, saying that it was the result of a technical problem.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/15 21:43:39

BeiDou jet navigation system test could mean smoother, faster flights

A Chinese regional jetliner equipped with a homegrown BeiDou navigation system completed its test flight on Saturday, which experts believe has considerable meaning for the safety of domestic jetliners.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/15 21:33:39