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Death toll in Hunan car rampage rises to 11, dozens hurt

Police in Central China's Hunan Province on Thursday detained the man who ran over and killed 11 people and injured 44 others.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/13 13:43:39

Apple angers Chinese customers for listing Hong Kong, Taiwan on par with China

Chinese netizens have urged Apple to abide by the one-China principle, after the company listed Hong Kong and Taiwan on par with China on its latest new product announcement conference.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/13 13:38:39

China to further streamline approval procedures for businesses

China will further push reforms that aim to streamline the approval process for companies, a State Council executive meeting presided over by Premier Li Keqiang decided on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/13 10:46:31

9 dead, 46 injured in Central China vehicle rampage

Nine people have been killed and 46 injured after an SUV smashed into the crowds at a public square in Hengdong county, Hengyang, Central China's Hunan Province on Wednesday evening.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/13 0:45:57

Theater scraps performance of Henrik Ibsen play

A performance of the Henrik Ibsen play An Enemy of the People was canceled officially due to "technical problems" by a Nanjing theater on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/12 23:08:40

Chinese scientist slams US political influence on academic cooperation

A prominent Chinese scientist has slammed the US National Institutes of Health (NIH) for allegedly targeting Chinese scientists and sacrificing research for political purposes.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/12 23:03:41

Thailand store drops brand ambassador Fan Bingbing

Duty-free store King Power in Thailand announced Chinese actress Fan Bingbing was no longer their brand ambassador on Monday, reinforcing internet rumors that Fan is under police investigation for alleged tax evasion.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/12 22:58:40

Draft regulation to maintain authority of on-duty police

The release of a draft regulation to maintain the authority of on-duty police officers will improve the working environment for grass-roots officers, Chinese experts asserted on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/12 22:43:44

Chinese netizens show mixed reactions to gay marriage push, opponents worry about low birthrate

Chinese internet users offered mixed reactions on Wednesday to a gay campaigner's call for public opinions on a draft civil code in an effort to push for the legalization of same-sex marriage.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/12 22:43:43

Over 6 million children benefit from China's neonatal screening programs

More than 6 million Chinese children in poverty-ridden areas have benefited from neonatal screening programs, the National Health Commission said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/12 21:42:23

22,000 Taiwanese apply for mainland residence permits in 10 days: spokesperson

More than 22,000 Taiwan residents have applied for residence permits in the Chinese mainland by Sept. 10, An Fengshan, spokesperson for the Taiwan Affairs Office of the State Council, said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/12 20:24:54

China building its largest marine fisheries research vessels

Researchers from Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences are building the country's two largest marine fisheries research vessels.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/12 19:06:16

Public upset over plan to give punished officials an opportunity to resume positions of responsibility

Local governments in Central China's Hubei Province have launched a campaign to provide a path for sanctioned officials to resume their careers.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/12 18:38:41

Companies use leaked private information to fake employment and avoid tax

Police in East China's Jiangsu Province are investigating a case involving the private information of over 2,000 students being leaked and used by companies across the province to evade tax.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/12 18:38:40

Three young Chinese environmentalists win UNEP awards for green ideas, efforts

Three Chinese youth were recognized Tuesday by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) for their innovative ideas in an environmental protection project contest.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/12 16:54:10

China performs best in Asia in QS Graduate Employability Rankings

A total of 34 universities from China are included in the Global 500 of the QS Graduate Employability Rankings, which was released on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/12 2:41:11

Three family planning departments abolished

China has scrapped all three family planning-related departments as part of reforms in the country's top health body, which demographers said is the latest move to further boost fertility rate, though they are divided on whether the family planning policy should be fully abolished.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/11 23:53:40

Young Chinese only stay in first company for 7 months: LinkedIn survey

China's post-1995s, who have barely entered the job market, quit their jobs sooner than previous generations, which reflects the young generation's self-fulfilling needs, Chinese experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/11 22:58:40