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China's fresh milk products quality better than ever

Some 99.8 percent of fresh milk products in China were up to standard, according to the latest dairy quality spot check result Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/17 7:51:11

Suzhou mosque plan sparks local opposition

Alleged residents of an East China city expressed heated online opposition on Tuesday to a government plan to move their ancestors' tombs and make room for a mosque.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/16 23:08:40

Foreign media estimates of Chinese population inaccurate: experts

China's true population might differ from the official census figure of 1.38 billion, but the range of error makes estimates by some foreign media of 800 million people simply impossible, Chinese experts said Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/16 23:08:39

Xinjiang, Guangxi prison authorities deny forcing prisoners to speak Putonghua

Prison authorities in South China provinces and Northwest China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region denied they forced prisoners' relatives to use Putonghua on visits.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/16 21:23:39

Local govt distributes $ 47,000 donated to 'frosty boy' to local schools

A local government used public donations to a boy made famous for his online photo showing frosty hair and eyebrows to support local schools in Southwest China's Yunnan Province, media reported on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/16 20:18:40

Chinese seeking Arctic adventures boosting Russian tourism industry

Chinese tourists made up the largest group going on Arctic tours in Russia in the last few years, Sputnik News reported on January 10.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/16 18:53:39

Govt calls for firmer action following recent assaults on police officers

Illegal assaults on police officers should be investigated in keeping with the law in order to protect their legal rights, China's Ministry of Public Security (MPS) said Monday in response to a recent spate of cases in which police were attacked.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/16 18:48:39

Xinjiang spends 31.3 billion USD on road construction in 2017

Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region spent 201.5 billion yuan (31.3 billion US dollars) on building or improving roads in 2017 as the region strives to become a transportation hub on the Silk Road Economic Belt.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/16 17:28:50

Double-deck railroad bridge to open in China

A double-deck railroad bridge will soon open to traffic in southwest China's Chongqing municipality, according to the China Railway Corporation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/16 16:24:16

Cold front to disperse north China smog

A cold snap starting Tuesday is expected to disperse the smog that has lasted for several days in northern China, the country's meteorological authorities said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/16 14:16:43

Train attendant makes replica to mark new high-speed railway

Yin Liang, a train attendant, makes a 1:87 scale replica of Chongqing-Guiyang High Speed Railway in Guiyang City, Southwest China's Guizhou Province, Jan. 15, 2018. Yin has worked for 15 years in railway services, and now works as the chief attendant on the K495 trains that run from Shanghai South to Guiyang City. Yin took four days to make the model, which celebrates the Chongqing-Guiyang High Speed Railway that will start operations on Feb. 1.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/16 14:09:36

Ice fishing contest gives opportunities for anglers in NW China

A walk around any frozen lake in the bitterly cold winter in Yinchuan in Northwest China will almost always mean encountering some anglers braving the weather for some ice fishing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/16 8:57:22

Five Chinese seriously injured in Cyprus speedboat accident

Chinese tourists leave the Bangkok Hospital Phuket for China's consular office in Phuket, Thailand, Jan. 15, 2018. A speedboat carrying 27 Chinese tourists and several Thai crews exploded on southern Thailand's Andaman Sea near Phi-Phi Islands on Sunday. Five Chinese were seriously injured.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/16 8:40:10

200th liquefied natural gas boat greeted in E China's Yangkou Harbor

Photo taken on Jan. 15, 2018 shows an Australian liquefied natural gas(LNG) boat at the LNG terminal in Yangkou Harbor of Rudong County, east China's Jiangsu Province. The boat was the 200th LNG boat that the LNG terminal greeted since it went into operation in May, 2011.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/16 8:36:14

Live streaming platform ordered to address Taiwan and Hong Kong error

Beijing's Internet watchdog has ordered Huajiao, a live streaming platform in China, to address an error in which Taiwan and Hong Kong were listed as countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/16 8:25:24

17.5 pct of patients in China use TCM: administration

About 17.5 percent of all patients in China are treated with traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/16 8:25:04

China gives preference to poor areas on financial support

China has made financial support a priority in the very poorest regions, a central bank statement said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/16 8:24:27

Women's rising role in traditional Tibetan medicine

Tashi Tso has to change into three different pairs of shoes a day: high heels before entering the office, canvas shoes at work and white rubber soles in the manufacturing room.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/16 8:13:29