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Over 20,000 held accountable for environment-related misconduct in China

More than 20,000 Chinese were held accountable for environment-related misconduct over the past two years, Environmental Protection Minister Li Ganjie said Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/18 11:02:55

Global high-tech products to debut at China import expo

A number of high-tech products will be exhibited for the first time at the China International Import Expo (CIIE), according to the organizing committee.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/18 7:56:55

China launches land exploration satellite

China launched a land exploration satellite into a preset orbit from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in the Gobi desert of the country's northwest at 3:10 p.m. Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/17 22:31:09

Snowfall hits Beijing

A man clears snow at a community in the Yanqing District of Beijing, capital of China, March 17, 2018. Snowfall hit Beijing on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/17 15:53:30

China stresses safety during Tomb-Sweeping Day

The Ministry of Civil Affairs Friday stressed security to ensure safety on Tomb-Sweeping Day which falls on April 5 this year.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/17 9:05:07

Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing announces retirement

Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing said on Friday that he is retiring from his business empire.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/17 9:02:53

Tower of Babel collapses

When Buzzfeed editor Matt Stopera traveled to China in January to visit his soul mate for the second time, he barely needed a translator to accompany him on this peculiar journey, as a pocket-sized electronic translator device could help him figure out how to communicate with “Brother Orange.”
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/15 21:41:12

Cute 'goddesses'

Two little girls prepare for “Mazu Xunxiang,” a massive parade for Mazu's blessings, a local tradition for centuries, on Friday in Xunbu village of Quanzhou, East China's Fujian Province. Mazu is a Chinese sea goddess, revered as a patron of seafarers, including fishermen and sailors.
Source: VCG | 2018/3/16 23:48:40

Calling it quits

Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing waves goodbye after announcing his retirement as chairman of CK Hutchison Holdings Ltd at a news conference in Hong Kong on Friday.
Source: VCG | 2018/3/16 23:08:39

China builds space-based internet services using 80 small satellites

The Fourth Academy of the China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation announced Friday the building of space-based internet services using 80 small satellites, the China Youth Daily reported.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/16 23:03:40

Drones introduced to schools' extracurricular activities in N China's Hebei

Students practice operating a drone at Kaiping Primary School in the Kaiping District of Tangshan, north China's Hebei Province, March 15, 2018. The Education Department of Kaiping has purchased more than 100 drones, which are used to hold extracurricular activities at schools in the district.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/16 22:38:31

Lawmaker urges lower income tax for two-child families

China should lower income taxes for families with two children to boost the family planning mechanism, a lawmaker said during the ongoing annual session of China's top legislature.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/16 19:43:39

Tibet designates grain growing areas to ensure output

Tibet Autonomous Region in southwest China has designated highland barley and wheat plantation areas to improve farming efficiency and ensure grain output.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/16 17:16:57

Students 'inspired' by ideology course: poll

China will continue to provide high-quality and fair education that covers all students from kindergartens to universities in 2018, Chinese Minister of Education Chen Baosheng said Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/16 16:58:39

Low water level at Yangtze upstream disrupts cargo traffic

Low water levels at the upstream of the Yangtze River have affected sailing and cargo traffic, according to maritime authorities in Chongqing Municipality.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/16 13:45:15

Intelligent equipments start to serve farming industry in central China

An electric watering machine works in the field at Shangzhuang Village of Xuchang City, central China's Henan Province, March 14, 2018. Drones, electric watering machines and other intelligent equipments have started to serve the farming industry.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/16 13:43:55

People view cherry blossoms at Wuhan University in C China

Cherry blossoms are seen at Wuhan University in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei Province, March 15, 2018.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/16 11:33:14

Ranger photographs rare leopard in NW China

A wildlife ranger has captured photographs of a rare species of leopard in the Sanjiangyuan area of northwest China's Qinghai Province, local authorities said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/16 11:14:36