China hopes for a positive outcome from Friday’s inter-Korean summit between Republic of Korea (ROK) president Moon Jae-in and Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) leader Kim Jong Un, spokesperson for China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs Hua Chunying said at a press briefing on Friday.
China on Friday applauded the political resolution and courage the leaders of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the Republic of Korea (ROK) have showed, wishing positive results for the meeting.
Twelve local governments have entrusted a total of 475 billion yuan ($75 billion) in pension funds to the National Council for Social Security Fund (NCSSF) for more diverse investments, of which 306.65 billion yuan had already been put into use.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has said it will supply its artificial intelligence technology to help thousands of Chinese courts share live-broadcasting and cloud services.
Relics excavated from a ruins affected by the massive Wudongde Hydraulic Power Station under construction in Huili County, Southwest China's Sichuan Province, April 26, 2018.
U.S. whiskey makers say they see great demand and rapid growth in China, but right now they also see both being hurt if China imposes a 25 percent tariff.
of Princess Diana from his collection of royal family memorabilia at his home in Pompano Beach, Florida, U.S., April 21, 2018.
The economic output of Qianhai and Shekou Area of the China (Guangdong) Pilot Free Trade Zone has reached hundreds of billions of yuan after three years of establishment.
Brazilian TV host and extreme-sport enthusiast Karina Oliani, 35, became the first person to zipline across the Erta Ale volcano, the world's largest permanent lava lake, in Ethiopia, in December 2017.
The chairman of the Committee of 100, Frank Wu, said on Thursday that Chinese-American scientist Sherry Chen is a "hero", after a U.S. judge ruled that she was wrongfully arrested and fired due to baseless spying claims several years ago.
Beijing Fenglei Peking Opera Company will premiere its new rendition of the classic Peking Opera, Xi Huang Zhuang, from April 29 to 30 at Beijing's Huguang Guild Hall.
People watch news from a screen on the meeting of South Korean President Moon Jae-in and top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea Kim Jong Un, at a railway station in Seoul, South Korea, April 27, 2018.
Scientists have confirmed that a pod of large whales spotted off Weizhou Island in the Beibu Gulf in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region is the first to be found living inshore near the Chinese mainland, according to a press conference held by the city government of Beihai after a month-long joint survey at sea. Since March, residents and tourists on Weizhou Island have seen whales on multiple occasions.
Irish legend Michael Flatley is presenting his show, Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games, in Beijing.
Mike Pompeo has some pressing global issues to deal with upon his confirmation as U.S. secretary of state on Thursday.
China's tech company Xiaomi may file its application for an initial public offering to the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong next week, reported securities news portal cs.com.cn Thursday.
A recent report has focused attention on the problem of youth suicide in China, reports Southcn.com.
A sea of clouds, looking like a waterfall from heaven, is seen at Wugong Mountain in Jiangxi Province. With the May Day holiday approaching, it is expected tourists from across the county will visit the mountain.
Castbox, a Chinese podcast startup with over 15 million users from around the globe, gained $13.5 million in Series B funding in this week.
Beijing will appoint chiefs of streets and hutongs in the urban area by June to improve environmental management, authorities said Friday.
Huawei said on Thursday that it complies with "all applicable laws and regulations where it operates" after U.S. media reported that the U.S. Justice Department is investigating whether the company violated American sanctions targeting Iran.
Panmunjom, a truce village straddling the heavily fortified inter-Korean land border, captured the global spotlight on Friday as leaders of South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) met for a historic summit.
Traffic police in Southwestern China's Sichuan Province have introduced a new measure to help deter traffic violating drivers and cyclists.
China's leasing industry is set to to continue to grow strongly in 2018 and refinancing demand is forecast to jump 85 percent year on year, Fitch Ratings said.
Two South China tiger cubs met visitors in southwest China's Chengdu Zoo on April 26, 2018. Born on January 29, they are the first cubs of the endangered species successfully bred in the zoo.
Chinese airline brand values are taking off as they expand abroad while their US counterparts' brand values are dropping, according to the latest report by Brand Finance, the world's leading independent brand valuation and strategy consultancy.
Under intense global spotlight, South Korean President Moon Jae-in and top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un met in the border village of Panmunjom Friday in the hope of starting an era of peace on the peninsula.
Shanghai-based Ctrip.com Inc has invested in U.S.-based supersonic airplane developer Boom Supersonic, which is developing next-generation airplanes to halve flight times from China to the United States, South Asia and Oceania.
A 555-meter-long glass walkway in Jiulong River National Forest Park in Rucheng County, Central China's Hunan Province, opened to public on April 26, 2018. The transparent walkway, 100 meters above the ground, passes through a waterfall on a mountain and offers visitors a great view of the forest, valley and river.
Ruzhou City is famous for making Ru porcelain. Fired in kilns, Ru porcelain forms glazes naturally. It is mainly tinged with green and blue.
Shanghai has overtaken Beijing to become the city with most commercial attraction in the four first-tier cities, according to a report by the China Business Network.
A view of a straw dragon sculpture at a straw-themed festival in Youxi County, East China's Fujian Province, April 26, 2018.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Thursday signed a proclamation declaring a state of calamity in three villages in Boracay resort island in the central Philippines, paving the way for the clean up in the next six months.
Guangzhou is the latest Chinese city to abandon the "stand on the right" escalator rule over safety risk concerns and unnecessary wear-and-tear to equipment.
Airbus has unveiled its new service facility in Beijing, with an aim to enhance its service capacity for Chinese airliners.
Trade between China and India reached a record level in 2017, and the forthcoming meeting between their top leaders may open a new chapter for economic and trade cooperation between the two countries.
U.S. software and online service leader Microsoft Thursday reported third-quarter earnings in fiscal year 2018 hitting 26.8 billion U.S. dollars, a robust growth beyond analyst expectations driven by its Microsoft Cloud products.
U.S. online retail giant Amazon announced Thursday that its profits for the first quarter of 2018 more than doubled with accelerated sales.
Two Chinese biotechnology companies dropped plans to get listed in New York and instead aim to raise up to $800 million in Hong Kong IPOs, seeking to cash in on new rules to woo early-stage drug developers, sources said.
A research team led by scientists of the University of Hong Kong (HKU) announced Thursday the invention of a universal antibody drug against HIV/AIDS that can "kill two birds with one stone."
In three studies published on Thursday in the journal Science, Harvard Medical School and Harvard University researchers reported how they systematically profiled every cell in developing zebrafish and western claw-toed frog embryos to establish a roadmap revealing how one cell builds an entire organism.
China United Network Communications Group Co Ltd, the country's second-largest telecom carrier, said on Thursday that it will finalize large-scale commercialization of 5G by 2020.
Fishermen use a giant net to catch fish in Qiandao Lake in Chun'an County, Hangzhou City, East China's Zhejiang Province, April 26, 2018.
U.S. aerospace giant Boeing on Thursday was awarded a five-year contract worth 427 million U.S. dollars for depot maintenance of the U.S. Navy's F/A-18 jets.
Bill Cosby, a comic legend in the United States for decades, was on Thursday found guilty of all the three charges of sexual assault, including drugging and sexually assaulting a woman 14 years ago.
A patient from Pakistan has become the first foreigner to receive umbilical cord blood in China as part of a hematopoietic stem cell transplant to restore his ability to produce his own healthy blood cells.
The two-day informal meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi beginning Friday in Wuhan city of China is being seen with much anticipation and awe in India.
Born in a coffee farmer's family in Pu'er, a tea and coffee growing heartland, Hua Runmei never took a sip of coffee before she moved to another city for her college education.
Chinese airline brand values are taking off as they spread their wings with greater growth beyond the domestic market, said a latest report by Brand Finance, the world's leading independent brand valuation and strategy consultancy.
A brand can take years to build, but days to be copied. Global winemaker Chateau Lafite found itself in such an infringement in 2015.
The White House said on Thursday that the meeting between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un is historic, and extended good wishes to the Korean people.
A Hong Kong media group is on a five-day visit to Sichuan province to mark the 10th anniversary of the magnitude-8.0 Wenchuan earthquake, which struck the province on May 12, 2008.
South Korea-based supermarket retail chain Lotte Mart will sell 21 Beijing stores to Chinese supermarket chain Wumei Holdings Inc for 1.42 billion yuan ($224 million)
Young people of the Yao ethnic group celebrate the opening of a glass walkway in Jiulong River National Forest Park in Rucheng County, Central China's Hunan Province, April 26, 2018.
Gone are the heydays of the Group of Seven (G7). Yet it appears that the exclusive club of wealthy developed economies still struggles to recover its old-day relevance.
Leaders of South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) promised to meet more often after Friday's summit, a senior official with South Korea's Blue House told reporters at noon.
Tourists pose for a photo at the re-opened Chaka Salt Lake complex in Chaka Town, Northwest China's Qinghai Province, April 26, 2018.
China will master rocket recycling technology on its new CZ-8 carrier rocket by 2020 and challenge the U.S. monopoly in the field, China Media Group reported on Thursday.
Two farmers in northern China were sentenced to prison for selling toxic leeks to farmers in Shouguang, Shandong province, and causing the deaths of about 120 goats, according to a verdict posted online.
China will launch the country's first State-level rehabilitation base for children suffering from Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) in South China's Hainan Province in May.
Universities in the country should reduce the size of ideological and political theory courses in order to better promote political ideology among students.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in meets with top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea Kim Jong Un in the border village of Panmunjom on April, 27, 2018.
EU's trade commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom on Thursday said the risk of a trade war still exists.
Shanghai Disneyland opened its seventh themed area on Thursday, marking the first major expansion of the park since its debut in June 2016.
China and Nepal will enhance cooperation in mountain sciences, according to the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS).
Intel and China Foundation for Cultural Heritage Conservation reached an agreement on Wednesday to launch a project applying cutting-edge technology in preservation of a section of the Great Wall in Beijing.
China will raise the retail prices of gasoline and diesel from Friday, the fifth increase this year, the country's top economic planner announced Thursday.
The people's privacy and well-being are the focus of China's new AI-powered security system developed by the country's top State-owned high-tech company.
China's National Copyright Administration and National Office Against Pornographic and Illegal Publications on Thursday jointly publicized 10 typical cases on copyright infringement and piracy of 2017.
China on Thursday sent five Zhuhai-1 remote sensing satellites into space on a single carrier rocket.
American scientists revealed how bats managed to harbor and transmit deadly pathogens without getting sick themselves.
The formation flew over the Miyako Strait and Bashi Channel, completing an island patrol, the subject of the training.
Profits of China's major industrial firms grew at a slower pace of 11.6 percent in the first quarter of 2018, data showed Friday.
On May 12, 2008, a catastrophic earthquake damaged Sichuan's Wolong Panda Reserve. After ten years' efforts, the three bases of Wolong, Dujiangyan and Ya'an under the CCRCGP have been restored and put into use.
Wang Xiaolin, former deputy director of the National Energy Administration (NEA), has been expelled from the Communist Party of China (CPC) and public office for multiple offences, including taking bribes, the CPC anti-graft body announced Thursday.
Both China and India's development goals are similar and the April 27-28 informal meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will promote free trade, strengthen unity among developing countries and uphold the principles of equity and justice, wrote Chinese Ambassador to India Luo Zhaohui in an article published here in a leading English daily Thursday.
China is working on policies and measures to expand imports and ensure the success of the China International Import Expo (CIIE) later this year, said a spokesman for the Ministry of Commerce (MOC) Thursday.
A Chinese tech firm has launched two self-driving street cleaning vehicles that can automatically trace and pick up garbage, and trim roadside bushes.
Paris department store Printemps stood accused of racism on Thursday after a salesclerk allegedly insulted Chinese customers in a dispute over queue-jumping run amok, with security staff handling the situation less than perfectly.
Further measures to promote opening up aim to turn China into the world's best place to do business, according to a former vice-minister of commerce.
The tariffs race between the United States and China after Washington March hiked steel and aluminum tariffs will "end up hurting the bottom lines of farmers in states across the country," the Farmers for Free Trade warned on Thursday.
Chinese investors are more optimistic in the prospects of both equity and fixed income investments, according to the Manulife Investor Sentiment Index released on Thursday.
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday that Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) chief Mike Pompeo had talked with Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), for more than an hour.
When Jacob Colman started learning Chinese two and a half years ago, he never thought he would one day compete in a Chinese proficiency competition and tell the audience how far language learning has led him to explore the beauty of Chinese painting.
The leading mobile financial services provider of Bangladesh, bKash Limited ("bKash") and Ant Financial Services Group ("Ant Financial"), operator of China's Alipay, have announced a strategic partnership to promote financial inclusion for the unbanked and underbanked communities in Bangladesh on Thursday in Dkaka.
Chinese payment institutions should not ignore industry rules, and specific regulations will be unveiled for the sector as necessary, an official of the People's Bank of China.
China will work to boost cooperative platforms with India to infuse fresh vigor into business ties and usher in a new phase of cooperation, the Ministry of Commerce said on Thursday.
NATO foreign ministers will discuss the bloc's relations with Russia at their meetings Friday, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said at a press conference on Thursday.
Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) on Thursday denied plans to develop the Hyperloop transport system for the emirate.
A detailed guideline was released on Wednesday to advance the building of the four brands of Shanghai－services, manufacturing, shopping and culture.
The Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) will launch a nationwide campaign to improve human rights protection of detainees, the SPP said in a statement Thursday.
With United States Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin about to lead a delegation to China in the coming days to ease bilateral trade tensions, U.S. experts have challenged their government's accusations against China.
China has moved to support the issuance of rental properties-backed securities to help finance a burgeoning rental housing market, a crucial part of its planned policy package that aims to stabilize the real estate sector.
China's mobile payment posted robust growth last year and is gradually replacing generally PC-based online payment, a report showed Thursday.
Research led by Chinese scientists has revealed the rich genetic diversity of rice and paved the way for more precise breeding of one of the world's most important crops.
China has developed AI-powered security inspection equipment that can speed up body checks and alleviate long queues at security in places such as airports.
White House press secretary Sarah Sanders has released on Thursday photos of the meeting between US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has called for efforts to improve rural living environments.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in and top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un began formal talks in the South Korean side of the border village of Panmunjom in the third-ever inter-Korean summit.
China started fuel loading Westinghouse Electric Co's first next-generation nuclear reactor in Sanmen nuclear power plant in Zhejiang province on Wednesday night after getting government approval.
A tank containing crude oil or asphalt exploded at a refinery in the U.S. state of Wisconsin on Thursday, injuring at least 11 people and forcing an evacuation of the area, according to local media.
The fight against terrorism in Syria needs to continue in parallel with pushing for the cease-fire between Syrian government and opposition, Chinese special envoy Xie Xiaoyan said in Brussels on Wednesday.
The UK Space Agency released a stunning image Thursday from a British-led team of scientists, showing an ice-filled Martian crater.
China Aerospace Science and Industry Corp will launch a test satellite this year as part of an effort to build a vast space-based communications network capable of covering the entire globe with broadband internet service.
China on Thursday launched a new company focusing on the scale-production of satellites in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei Province.