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Pilot, 2 Chinese trainees presumably dead after plane crash in Florida

One pilot and two Chinese trainees are thought to have died after their plane crashed into a lake in the US state of Florida Friday, reports have said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/10 0:05:00

China to conduct fourth economic census

China will carry out its fourth economic census in 2018 to get a clear picture of the economy, the State Council, China's cabinet, has announced.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/9 21:56:36

Two injured snow leopard cubs rescued in Tibet

Two injured snow leopard cubs are recovering after being rescued in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/9 19:14:12

2 dead, 7 trapped in China industrial park explosion

Two people died and seven remain trapped after an explosion rocked a plant at an industrial park in east China's Jiangsu Province early on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/9 16:42:33

China must accelerate implementation of big data strategy: Xi

Chinese President Xi Jinping has urged the country to accelerate the implementation of big data strategy to better serve social and economic development and improve people's lives.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/9 16:32:23

In pics: Lives of survivors of Nanjing Massacre

The year 2017 marks the 80th anniversary of the Nanjing Massacre, in which more than 300,000 Chinese were killed by the Japanese invaders who occupied Nanjing on Dec. 13, 1937, marking the start of six weeks of destruction, pillage, rape and slaughter in the city.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/9 7:45:57

China, EU builds industrial park on maritime economy in Shenzhen

A China-EU maritime economy industrial park will be built in south China's Shenzhen city, according to the local authority.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/9 0:27:57

Ruddy buddies

More than 10 trainee Santa Clauses attend class at a theme park in Foshan, South China's Guangdong Province on Friday. The red-hatted pupils range in age from 20 to 60 and are learning how to dress, sing Christmas Carols, disperse presents and play with children. Demand for qualified Santas is increasing as more scenic spots and shopping malls organize Christmas activities.
Source: VCG | 2017/12/8 23:23:39

Customs seize over 360 kilos of smuggled ivory

Customs in South China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region detained three suspects and confiscated more than 360 kilograms of ivory smuggled from Africa.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/8 22:48:40

South-South Human Rights Forum ends

More than 300 officials, scholars and representatives from over 70 countries, regions and international organizations attended the South-South Human Rights Forum that concluded in Beijing on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/8 22:48:40

Better airports to serve Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei

North China's Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region will offer 144-hour visa-free entry for international passengers.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/8 22:48:39

Beijing to put city signs back up after designs approved

Beijing authorities will accelerate plans to install replacements after demolishing thousands of street and building signs across the city as part of an ongoing skyline purification campaign, State media reported on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/8 22:48:39

Chinese customs seize over 360 kg of smuggled ivory

Customs in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region have confiscated more than 360 kilograms of ivory smuggled from Africa and detained three suspects.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/8 22:38:41

China issues 1,830 safety orders to protect domestic violence victims

Chinese courts have issued 1,830 personal safety protection orders since the country's domestic violence law was enacted in March 2016, according to an official document.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/8 22:38:01

China eyes progress against major risks, poverty, pollution in 2018

China will seek solid progress in forestalling and defusing major risks as well as in targeted poverty alleviation and pollution control in 2018, according to the central authorities on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/8 22:37:13

Eye drop ads may mislead, harm elderly

Pharmaceutical companies are misleading consumers by exaggerating the benefits of their products, reports said Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/8 21:33:39

Beijing removes 14,000 signs to declutter urban environment

About 14,000 signs have been removed from rooftops to create a "better urban public space environment" in Beijing, the city management authority said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/8 15:14:28

China turns space debris into in-orbit Internet of Things

Chinese scientists have turned the final stage of a launch rocket, which is discarded in space after sending a satellite into orbit, into a smart application platform by fitting it with intelligent chips.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/8 15:13:52