North Korea suspends 12-year nuclear tests from April 21

North Korea announced Pyongyang will stop nuclear tests, launches of ICBM from April 21, 12 years after its first nuclear test in 2006. 2018/4/21 13:24:07

10 things China will do for further opening-up in President Xi's Boao speech

Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered a keynote speech at the opening ceremony of the annual conference of the Boao Forum for Asia Tuesday morning. 2018/4/10 17:51:19

Tariff moves between China and the US

China plans to impose additional tariff of 25% on 106 items worth $50 billion imported from the US, including soybeans, automobiles, chemical products and airplanes, on April 4. 2018/4/4 18:33:49

China's massive cabinet reshuffle plan

China on Tuesday unveiled a massive cabinet reshuffle plan during the ongoing Two Sessions, with new ministries of natural resources, veterans affairs and emergency management planned. 2018/3/13 13:20:26

Highlights of China's diplomacy in 2018

Foreign Minister Wang Yi highlights four major diplomatic events to be held in China in 2018 at a press conference on the sidelines of the first session of the 13th National People's Congress. 2018/3/8 18:06:35

Over 66 million new urban jobs were added in the past five years in China

Over 66 million new urban jobs were added in the past five years in China. The country will create over 11 million urban jobs in 2018, restricting the surveyed urban unemployment rate within 5.5% and the registered urban jobless rate within 4.5%. 2018/3/5 17:18:29

More than 68 million people lifted out of poverty in the past five years

More than 68 million people were lifted out of poverty in the past five years and the poverty headcount ratio dropped from 10.2 to 3.1 percent. 2018/3/5 17:15:20

China's GDP 2013-2017

China's GDP rose from 54 trillion to 82.7 trillion yuan in the past 5 years with an average annual growth of 7.1%. 2018/3/5 17:12:05

China's defense budget in 2018 grows by 8.1%

China's defense budget in 2018 will be 1.1069 trillion yuan ($174.5 billion), an 8.1 percent increase from last year. 2018/3/5 16:43:42

NPC deputies by the numbers

About 75% of the total 2,980 are new deputies; 742 deputies are women, an increase of 1.5 percentage points compared to the previous NPC. 2018/3/2 16:12:53

CPPCC National Committee members by the numbers

Non-Party members account for 60.2% of the total 2158 representatives; all 56 ethnic groups in China are represented. 2018/3/2 16:04:21

Chinese local govts lower 2018 economic growth target

A large number of local govts lower 2018 GDP growth target in latest annual work reportS, as China is focusing on high-quality economic development. 2018/1/25 18:14:13