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Time to say goodbye: Graduates take photos in southwest China

A graduate from Southwest University takes photos whilst the blossoms of Jacaranda flowers in Chongqing, southwest China, May 22, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/23 8:29:37

China to continue improving fairness, accessibility of health service: minister

China has established for its 1.3 billion people a basic medical care system and will continue improving the fairness, accessibility, quality and efficiency of its health service, a senior Chinese official said in Geneva Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/23 7:24:03

Student apologizes for ‘belittling’ China in graduation speech in US

A Chinese student apologized on Sina Weibo Monday for her speech at a US university that triggered outrage among Chinese netizens after the video clip, in which she complimented the US and belittled China, was put online.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/22 21:58:40

Regulation on placenta ineffective in preventing sales in black market

The regulation from health authorities on the management of placenta, a material used in traditional Chinese medicine, is targeted at staff working at hospitals and health centers, leaving a grey zone for those not associated with hospitals to conduct underground trading, said a Chinese lawyer.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/22 21:58:39

ID cards necessary for flights

Passengers from Chinese mainland can only check in with an ID card when taking domestic flights at some airports, while previously they could use a passport to check in, according to a new rule that went into effect last week. It remains unknown whether overseas passengers will also face any limitations on identification documents for check-in.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/22 21:58:39

Market flattened

Workers pull a water hose at a demolition site of the Jiuxing furniture market in the suburbs of Shanghai on Monday. The market consisted of an indoor and outdoor complex of shops selling building materials, furniture and household items.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/22 21:53:40

China reveals 1st air-cooled radar for fighter jets

Chinese military experts are guardedly optimistic over the international market potentials of China's newly developed fire control radar system, saying that although it is an upgrade of the jet fighters' radar system, China's radar is mainly used for domestic purposes.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/22 21:13:40

Property tycoon vows to sue fugitive for spreading rumors

Chinese property tycoon Pan Shiyi vowed to sue fugitive billionaire Guo Wengui for slander for spreading rumors about Pan's business and personal life.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/22 21:13:39

College vows probe into claims they are selling grad’s film without permission

A Sichuan Province university has pledged to investigate a director and former student's claims that it has been selling copies of his work without permission, after his Sina Weibo post calling the school out went viral last week.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/22 18:53:40

Volunteers do what they can to preserve a Chinese icon

Meandering over mountain ridges across northern China, the Great Wall, one of the world's great wonders, has for thousands of years helped to protect China from invasion.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/22 18:48:39

Pair of glossy ibis wading birds spotted in Shanghai for first time in 154 years

Two glossy ibises, a species of wading birds that were once thought to have gone extinct in China, were spotted in Shanghai on Friday, media reported.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/22 16:18:39

Pair of glossy ibis wading birds spotted in Shanghai for first time in 154 years

Two glossy ibises, a species of wading birds that were once thought to have gone extinct in China, were spotted in Shanghai on Friday, media reported.
Source: Global Times | 2017/5/22 16:06:45

Genetic profiles compiled for over 300 wild giant pandas

Southwest China's Sichuan Province Monday released statistics on the progress of it's giant panda genetic profiling project.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/22 16:06:09

People experience drifting in north China's Hebei

People experience drifting at a scenic spot in Xingtai City, north China's Hebei Province, May 21, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/22 15:41:25

China to regulate booming bike-sharing industry

China is considering regulating bike-sharing services that are booming nationwide but causing a significant challenge to urban management.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/22 15:03:29

Tourists visit lily garden in SW China's Guizhou

Tourists visit a lily garden at Wanghutun Village of Taijiang County, southwest China's Guizhou Province, May 21, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/22 14:35:48

Amazing scenery in Lanping County, SW China's Yunnan

Photo taken on May 21, 2017 shows the scenery at Tongdian Township in Lanping Bai and Pumi Autonomous County, southwest China's Yunnan Province. Lanping is located in the core area of the Three Parallel Rivers area, a world heritage site that includes sections of the Jinsha, Nujiang and Lancang rivers, with well-protected ecological environment.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/22 14:31:57

Hainan introduces planting of okra to promote poverty alleviation

A villager harvests okra among fields in Fanyang Town, Wuzhishan City of south China's Hainan Province, May 18, 2017. In order to increase the income of farmers and promote poverty alleviation, government of Fanyang Town has introduced the planting of okra to local villagers as from December of 2016, which yields considerable harvest.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/22 9:12:10