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Chengdu principal sacked over food scandal

The principal of a school in Chengdu, Southwest China's Sichuan Province was fired after a food scandal angered parents and caused wide concern about food safety in China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/17 22:28:39

Shanxi landslide leaves 10 dead, 10 missing as rescue efforts continue

As of Sunday morning, the landslide had killed 10, injured 13, and another 10 are still missing, according to the Beijing News.
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/17 18:11:55

Rule of chess game's ancestor found in 2,000-year-old Chinese tomb

An ancient Chinese board game manual of liubo, ancestor of chess games, was first found in one of the most well-known 2000-year-old tombs in China, indicating that the old board role-playing game, having disappeared for more than 1500 years, may come back.
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/17 18:03:40

China's government work report published

China has published the report on the work of the government that was delivered by Premier Li Keqiang on March 5 at the second session of the 13th National People's Congress.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/17 17:35:11

Cause of deadly forest fire identified

The forest blaze which killed six firefighters in Shanxi Province in the past week was started by fire used by a local farmer, authorities said Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/17 17:33:19

China performs first 5G-based remote surgery on human brain

A patient suffering from Parkinson's disease has received China's first 5G-based remote surgery with a deep brain stimulation (DBS) implant, according to local media.
Source: CGTN | 2019/3/17 15:59:13

China posts rising power generation

China's power generation rose 2.9 percent year on year to hit 1.09 trillion kwh in the first two months of the year, according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS).
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/17 15:57:18

Chinese premier underlines stable grain production

Premier Li Keqiang has called for greater effort to ensure stable grain production and effective supply of key agricultural products.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/17 13:06:04

Xi'an to impose traffic restriction on vehicle use

Xi'an, a historical city in Shaanxi Province, will place traffic restrictions on the use of vehicle on weekdays.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/17 12:12:34

China imports more reindeer from Netherlands to revive species

China has imported a herd of 33 more reindeer from the Netherlands to boost the number of the species in the country, authorities said Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/17 11:59:25

Chinese Consulate General confirms no Chinese casualty in Christchurch attacks

The Chinese Consulate General in Christchurch said here on Saturday that it confirmed there was no casualty of Chinese citizen in the mosque attacks which have claimed at least 49 lives in the New Zealand city.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/16 17:36:18

Young Chinese more aware of elderly care issues: survey

Young people in China are more aware of the issues regarding elderly care and more of them are making early preparations, according to a survey by China Youth Daily.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/16 14:29:14

China's resort island to run all-night recreational venues

South China's island province of Hainan was given the green light to have recreational venues that can run overnight in key tourist resorts, local authorities said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/16 14:27:26

China's border region says drug crimes contained after crackdown

Police in southwest China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region said they seized 2 tonnes of illegal drugs in 2018 in crackdowns that curbed the outflow of drugs from the border region.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/16 11:18:26

China needs to enhance exploration, cooperation, innovation for energy security, IEF chief says

China needs to enhance energy exploration, international cooperation and technology innovation to improve energy security in an era of energy transformation, International Energy Forum (IEF) Secretary General Sun Xiansheng has said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/16 8:43:31

Sharing economy registers most consumer complaints

More than 11 million netizens posted almost 35 million consumer-related complaints on Sina Weibo last year, according a report by Sina Weibo and Black Cat, a consumer service platform under Sina, which was published Thursday the day before the World Consumer Rights Day.
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/15 20:43:39

Huawei wins certification to sell 5G phones on European market

China's Huawei Technologies said on Friday that it received the world's first 5G CE certificate awarded by German third-party independent certification and inspection group TÜV Rheinland.
Source: Global Times | 2019/3/15 19:08:40

Yachihe Bridge of Chengdu-Guiyang high-speed railway under construction

Aerial photo taken on March 14, 2019 shows the Yachihe Bridge of the Chengdu-Guiyang high-speed railway under construction in Qianxi, southwest China's Guizhou Province, March 14, 2019. The construction of the Yachihe Bridge of the Chengdu-Guiyang high-speed railway will be completed by the end of 2019.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/15 17:28:41