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Tibet opens air ambulance center

An emergency rescue center was established in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region Saturday, marking the first two air ambulances for civil use in the region.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/1 10:02:33

China sets goals for green agriculture

China on Saturday released guidelines on green development in agriculture, setting goals for resource conservation and environmental protection.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/1 9:58:43

Beijing's first joint ownership housing scheme lottery opens

A total of 427 from more than 12,000 eligible families in Beijing were chosen Saturday in a lottery system allowing them to purchase the city's first joint ownership homes.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/1 9:58:24

5.4-magnitude earthquake hits SW China

A 5.4-magnitude earthquake hit Qingchuan County in southwest China's Sichuan Province at 2:14 p.m. Saturday Beijing Time, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/30 17:07:26

20 officials punished for binge drinking death in SW China

Twenty officials have been punished in southwest China's Yunnan Province for taking part in a drinking binge at a government reception in which one colleague died from excessive alcohol.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/30 15:44:07

5.4-magnitude earthquake jolts SW China

A 5.4-magnitude earthquake hit Qingchuan County, Guangyuan City of southwest China's Sichuan Province at 14:14 p.m. Saturday Beijing Time, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/30 14:39:11

Chinese cities regulate bike sharing service

Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, issued a guideline Friday to regulate the city's booming bike-sharing market.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/30 14:13:33

Former senior legislator investigated for graft

Wang Sanyun, vice chairman of the Education, Science, Culture and Public Health Committee of the 12th National People's Congress, has been put under investigation on suspicion of accepting bribes.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/30 14:12:49

China Southern Airlines launches Vientiane-Guangzhou direct flight

China Southern Airlines has officially launched a direct flight from Lao capital Vientiane to Guangzhou as part of a scheme to support China's Belt and Road Initiative.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/30 14:11:06

Beijing to carry out new house-renting policy on Oct. 31

Beijing authorities announced Friday that a new house rental policy will be put into effect on October 31.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/30 13:57:29

China marks Martyrs' Day in Beijing

A ceremony is held to present flowers to the people's heroes at the Tian'anmen Square in Beijing, capital of China, Sept. 30, 2017, to honor and remember deceased national heroes on the Martyrs' Day.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/30 12:30:39

Pandas on parade

The Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding displays 11 cubs born in 2017 to the public on Friday.
Source: VCG | 2017/9/29 23:43:39

Beijing plan caps population at 23 million people by 2020

Beijing will cap its official population at 23 million by 2020, according to a 2016-35 city plan announced on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/9/29 23:33:40

Marking the National Day

Fishermen in Wuyuan, East China’s Jiangxi Province form a Chinese national flag on a pond of captive-bred red carp to celebrate the upcoming National Day holidays. Chinese will celebrate the 68th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China on October 1. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2017/9/29 23:28:39

China confers Friendship Award to foreign experts

Chinese Vice Premier Ma Kai said China will adopt more active, open and effective policies for attracting international talent and create an environment featuring fairness, rule of law, and tolerance.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/29 23:26:11

Long March-2 rocket carries three satellites into space

China launched three remote sensing satellites Friday on a Long March-2C rocket from Xichang Satellite Launch Center in Southwest China’s Sichuan Province.
Source: Global Times – Xinhua | 2017/9/29 23:18:40

China asserts public health as human right

The Chinese government on Friday published a white paper on public health, stressing that health is a precondition for the survival of humanity and the development of human society.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/29 23:18:39

8 dead, 7 missing after heavy rainfall in central, western China

Eight people have died and seven remain missing after heavy rain hit parts of western and central China from last Sunday, the Ministry of Civil Affairs said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/29 20:55:23