10 foreign pioneers awarded for contributions to reform and opening-up


10 foreigners were honored with China reform friendship medals for their contributions to the country's reform and opening-up on Tuesday. Let's recollect on their contributions towards developing China these past four decades.



Mates of the state: China's diplomatic partners

"Partnership refers to a type of international cooperative relationship between countries (regions, organizations) based on mutual trust, within ...

2014/10/30 14:23:26

Web of intrigue: Zhou Yongkang's fall from power

China announced an official investigation into former security chief Zhou Yongkang, the highest-ranking official that has been probed ...

2014/10/30 14:20:20

Zhou's fallen protégés

China on Tuesday announced an official investigation into former security chief Zhou Yongkang, the highest-ranking official that has ...

2014/10/30 14:18:38

Alibaba: A short history of world's biggest IPO

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba began trading on the New York Stock Exchange on September 19.

2014/10/30 14:00:53

Tourism to China drops as more Chinese travel abroad

With over 100 million people traveling abroad, China has become the largest market for outbound tourism in the ...

2014/10/29 17:13:04

Hong Kong's new electoral process

The HKSAR government has launched the legal procedure to revise the method for the selection of chief executive ...

2014/10/29 17:07:37

Scotland's bid for independence

The Scottish independence referendum officially started on September 18 as polling stations opened for voting on the question ...

2014/10/29 17:05:05

Catch me if you can: China's fled officials

According to a CASS report, about 16,000 to 18,000 officials in China went missing or fled abroad between ...

2014/10/29 16:14:13

Tiananmen in Bloom

Mass flower arrangements are often displayed to celebrate important festivals in China, such as Labor Day and National ...

2014/10/29 16:13:26

A look into the life of seeing eye dogs

I serve as the “eyes” of my owner. I am a well-trained working and companion dog that can ...

2014/10/29 16:07:17

Following proto-call: How China's leaders talk on the phone

Sing his administration began on March 14, 2013, Chinese President Xi Jinping has made 22 phone calls to ...

2014/10/29 15:50:08

Trade talks top Merkel's 7th visit to China

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel agreed in Beijing on Monday to expand cooperation ...

2014/10/29 15:38:32