China's outbound direct investment reached $129.83 billion in 2018, up 4.2 percent year-on-year, while foreign direct investment (FDI) in China hit a record high of $134.97 billion amid government efforts to improve its business environment, according to the latest statistics released by the Ministry of Commerce on Wednesday.
The annual RMB loans in 2018 reached 16.17 trillion yuan ($2.4 trillion), up 2.64 trillion yuan year-on-year, according to the People's Bank of China.
China welcomes scientists from around the world to participate in its space station program scheduled to be completed around 2022, said Li Guoping, a spokesman at the China National Space Administration.
China will soon launch a mission to land on the Moon's south pole and welcomes international cooperation.
Media reports suggesting excessive levels of formaldehyde inside a version of China's Fuxing bullet trains are being labelled “severely inaccurate” by the China Railway Beijing Group.
China had a third wave of returning students from overseas studies in 2017, a trend expected to continue in 2019, according to a report by Liepin, China's leading job recruitment site.
Beijing will strengthen efforts to attract leading professionals from across the world in 2019, according to the work report delivered by Mayor Chen Jining on Monday.
Authorities in Beijing plan to give a strong thrust to nightlife amid a push for growth in consumption.
China’s foreign trade growth may slow this year due to the complicated and uncertain external environment, said Li Kuiwen, a spokesperson with the General Administration of Customs.
The Spring Festival Gala, a Chinese New Year special produced by China Central Television, will be broadcast live in 4K high-definition through the 5G network after a successful test in Shenzhen.
Jack Ma, executive chairman of China's e-commerce giant Alibaba, said on Friday that close cooperation between government and companies is key to lifting people out of poverty.
China's legal authorities have vowed to increase penalties for people who violate public transportation safety rules.
(ECNS) - The average mortgage rate for first-time home buyers in China fell by 0.53 percent year on year to 5.68 percent in December, the first such fall in 23 months, according to data from financial service platform Rong360.com.
Unlike previous Spring Festival holidays during which millions of people went back to their hometowns, this year's data shows more people are rushing to big cities for family reunions.
Many key scenic spots are not cutting the cost of entry tickets despite suggestions by the government to do so, according to a report by the Tourism Research Center of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.
China's GDP growth in 2019 will be about 6.3 percent, according to the Center for Forecasting Sciences (CEFS) at the Chinese Academy of Sciences.
The Transport Department of Hong Kong announced trial measures on Tuesday for Guangdong-Hong Kong cross-boundary private cars crossing Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge (HZMB) that opened in October.
The local government in Haikou City, Hainan Province issued a new directive to further control the real estate industry and clamp down on speculative investment.
A reporty by Internet Society of China said artificial intelligence will empower many industries and that commercial use of 5G mobile technology will be rolled out across China this year.
The Guangdong Maritime Search and Rescue Center is helping local authorities search for missing people after an oil tanker caught fire near Hong Kong's Lamma Island.
China will promote the launch of key foreign-invested projects worth up to tens of billions of U.S. dollars, mainly in the new energy field, said Ning Jizhe, deputy director of the National Development and Reform Commission, on Tuesday.
Some 68.4 percent of China’s growing number of live streaming hosts were born after 1990, according to a survey by mobile chat app company Momo.
The general manager of Ofo's overseas operations announced on Tuesday that the department would be dismantled, according to China Entrepreneur Magazine.
Authorities in southern Hainan Province have rolled out a new regulation on the height of residential buildings as the region develops into a pilot free trade zone.
The main utility tunnel for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics venue in Yanqing District was fully drilled through on Monday.
Beijing Tobacco Control Association has called for the closure of an open smoking area recently set up near Wangfujing Street, one of the largest and most well-known shopping streets in Beijing.
Drones have been used for the first time to help protect the Great Wall in Yanqing District, Beijing.
A research report by an institute of Chinese Academy of Social Sciences said China, the world’s most populous country, is on the verge of entering an era of negative population growth.
China's nominal per-capita GDP for 2019 is estimated to exceed the $10,000 threshold, according to a report by Peking University's Guanghua School of Management.
The new mega-airport in Beijing's southern Daxing District will conduct a flight inspection this month, said an official from the Beijing Development and Reform Commission on Thursday.