Cong Xinshan, 76, moved to a two-bedroom apartment in town at the end of last year. His old house in the country has been demolished and crops are to be planted on the site in the spring.
Documentary director Xu Huan did not think her cultural relics videos would become a hit among Chinese youth.
Police of Lanzhou City, northwest China's Gansu Province, have caught a man suspected of transporting drugs and seized 15 kg of heroin.
Most people run in the opposite direction at the sight of bees, but a few patients in China are volunteering to be stung.
China's cabinet on Friday removed a senior energy planning official under graft investigation from office.
Chinese police have arrested 172 suspects for selling guns online, according to a statement released by the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) Friday.
A former senior legislator of north China's Hebei Province has been expelled from the Communist Party of China (CPC) and dismissed from public office for multiple offenses including taking bribes, the top anti-graft body said Friday.
South China's Guangdong Province has topped the country in the number of valid invention patents over the past eight years, according to local authorities.
China has launched a nationwide campaign against personal information trafficking as part of efforts to create a clean online environment, according to the Ministry of Public Security.
U.S. President Donald Trump has nominated Vice Admiral John Aquilino for the rank of four-star admiral and the commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, Secretary of Defense James Mattis announced Friday.
High-ranking delegates from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) arrived at the South Korean Blue House Saturday to meet and have lunch with President Moon Jae-in, local TV footage showed.
An ice sculpture is seen at the 20th International Ice sculpture festival in Jelgava, Latvia, on Feb. 9, 2018. A total of 33 sculptors from ten countries participated in the festival with the theme of "Dreams."
The stamp sheet, consisting of 10 stamps of a denomination of 1.15 U.S. dollars, with the paper-cut images of dogs and UN logo, as the Chinese lunar year for 2018 is the Year of the Dog.
Unique, auspicious, and absolutely international, a young Chinese couple got a wedding gift for themselves at the United Nations (UN) post office Wednesday - a personalized stamp sheet featuring their snapshot and the Year of the Dog.
The 23rd Winter Olympic Games opened amid a spectacular ceremony in South Korea's PyeongChang on Friday night
“I’ve lived in China for 7 years, and it's only now that I understand how important safety is,” said Quentin Albert, owner of a social media video channel called Xinshidandan, in a video he posted right after last October's mass shooting in Las Vegas.
Chinese commercial banks' bad loan ratio held steady last year amid the government's strengthened efforts to rein in risks, data from the banking regulator showed Friday.
China will launch the long-awaited crude oil futures contract on March 26 at the Shanghai International Energy Exchange (INE), the country's top securities regulator said Friday.
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday that U.S.-China relations are very important, and that the United States is willing to strengthen cooperation with China to promote bilateral ties.
Spring Festival is all about harmony and affection. And, as long as families come together, the declining use of firecrackers won't make a difference to the festival celebrations.
Apple Inc is making its smartwatch one step closer to omnipresent, by enabling the Apple Watch to connect with gym equipment so consumers can more accurately track how they work out.
An undated file photo shows a J-20 stealth fighter. China's latest J-20 stealth fighters have been commissioned into air force combat service, a spokesperson confirmed Friday.
Photo shows the opening ceremony of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games held at PyeongChang Olympic Stadium, South Korea, Feb. 9, 2018.
Kuai Niu Group, one of the leading providers of financial technology solution, partnered with an international conference, pinning hopes to leverage joint efforts to create drastic changes in traditional financial services.
Visiting Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi met U.S. President Donald Trump here on Friday, urging the two nations to enhance coordination on the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue.
U.S. President Donald Trump signed a wide-ranging bipartisan deal into law on Friday morning, ending a brief government shutdown that began just after Thursday midnight.
Chinese President Xi Jinping's special envoy Han Zheng has met with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach, and UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, respectively, before the opening of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics.
Top diplomats from Beijing and Washington have agreed to find ways to effectively resolve their trade problems, in addition to conducting the second round of the four high-level dialogues between China and the United States this year.
The march of the joint Korean delegations, cheered at the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games on Friday in Pyeongchang, a mountainous county in the Republic of Korea, was hailed as a "message of peace to the world".
The search for the five missing mainland tourists has been halted due to the smell of gas, local fire fighting authorities said late Friday, adding that rescue work will be continued after the smell disperses.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres had a brief exchange with Kim Yong Nam, the president of the Presidium of the Supreme People's Assembly of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), a UN spokesman said on Friday.
Chinese business conglomerate HNA is reducing its stake in Germany's largest financial institution Deutsche Bank, a company statement on Friday confirmed.
The third season of the documentary "A Bite of China," produced by the China Central Television (CCTV), will air daily starting Feb. 19.
As the speedboat steamed towards the small island of Male, the high-rise mansions forming the skyline of the city came into sight.
China has lodged solemn representations with the United States over a Taiwan-related bill, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Friday.
China's consumer price index (CPI) rose 1.5 percent year-on-year in January, in line with economist forecasts.
China on Friday started regulating tourist trips to Antarctica to protect the fragile polar ecology and help develop Antarctic tourism.
Athletes from South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) marched together under a unified Korean flag at the opening ceremony of the 23rd Winter Olympic in South Korea's eastern county of PyeongChang on Friday.
China's auto sales returned to double-digit growth in January due to a low base, data from an industry association showed Friday.
China's central bank has injected nearly 2 trillion yuan (320 billion U.S. dollars) into the monetary market via a new liquidity support tool to meet rising cash demand ahead of the Spring Festival holiday.
Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi met with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Thursday to discuss bilateral ties and issues of mutual concern during a two-day visit.
China's maritime regulator said on Wednesday a UN-led tsunami warning center for the South China Sea region is now under trial operation in Beijing.
Veteran journalist Shen Haixiong has been appointed as the new head of China Central Television (CCTV), the 12th director of the state television broadcaster.
China will start building the world's brightest synchrotron radiation light source by the end of this year in Beijing, hoping to help scientists better study the structure of microscopic particles.
Cross-border e-commerce trade has been flourishing in China, with turnover rising 80.6 percent from a year earlier to 90.24 billion yuan last year.
China's domestically developed stealth fighter jet, J-20, has begun to be commissioned for the Air Force's frontline combat units, the Air Force said Friday.
The exhibition features relics from the museum's collection spanning 2,000 years of history, including Han Dynasty (202BC-220) figurines and jade carvings from the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911).
During a Chinese New Year gala held at the Chinese embassy in New Delhi, Chinese ambassador Luo Zhaohui on Thursday expressed his hope that relations between China and India would reach new heights.
China's central bank suspended open market operations for the 12th consecutive working day Friday to maintain stable liquidity in the banking system.
Chinese ride-sharing platform Didi Chuxing announced Friday that it will partner with Japanese conglomerate SoftBank to enter the Japanese market.
A Maldivian president's envoy has said that the Maldivian side can protect Chinese people and institutions in Maldives.
Chinese telecommunications company Huawei Technologies announced on Thursday before the launch of the 2018 Mobile World Congress that this year it will invest five billion yuan in 5G research and development and start the commercialization its 5G technology, huanqiu.com reported on Friday.
Robots are playing server in a cafe in the Japanese capital's Asakusa district to attract more Chinese tourists during the Spring Festival.
Police and their dogs prepare to patrol at a railway station in Kunming City, the capital of Southwest China’s Yunnan Province, Feb. 8, 2018.
Recently, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) has lodged an appeal against Chinese technology company, Iyuba, for using BBC’s trademark and content on its website, app and WeChat push messages without any authorization, according to the Haidian District People’s Court in Beijing on Tuesday.
Chinese stocks closed sharply lower on Friday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index falling 4.05 percent to close at 3129.85 points.
Xiongan New Area in North China’s Hebei province started a new round of training programs this year to prepare local residents to better live and work in the new area.
As a country with 56 ethnic groups, China unfolds its charm of diversification during the Spring Festival.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) said Thursday it estimates U.S. energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions will slightly increase this year.
Visiting Chinese artists on Thursday staged a flashmob performance at the center of the Argentine capital as a warm up celebration for the upcoming Chinese lunar new year.
Chinese moguls hopes Wang Jin and Guan Ziyan made their Olympic debut as they competed in the first round of the women's moguls qualification in the 2018 PyeongChang Games on Friday.
Excavators have begun to demolish collapsed Marshal hotel on Feb. 9, after a powerful earthquake hit Hualien, Taiwan on Tuesday.
Rescuers Friday were continuing their search for seven people trapped in a collapsed building about 60 hours after a powerful earthquake struck Taiwan's Hualien County.
Wild animals, including lynx, red fox, red deer, wolf, brown bear, Tibetan fox, snow cock, manul, and Bharals, are spotted by infrared cameras at a nature reserve on Qilian Mountain in Northwest China’s Qinghai Province. Authorities installed 154 infrared cameras on Qilian Mountain to aid in the research of the rare animals, capturing images and videos of many wild creatures.
The final of the 2018 National Snowfield Motorbike Cross-country Championship was held Feb 8 in Weichang Manchu and Mongolian autonomous county, Chengde city, North China's Hebei Province.
Zhu Lyuzhong, 49, repairs damaged outdated books at the archives center of Dexing City, East China’s Jiangxi Province, Feb. 6, 2018.
Five tourists from Beijing are among the seven missing after a deadly earthquake in Taiwan's Hualien County.
Chinese white goods manufacturer Haier is expected to be among the first Chinese companies issuing D shares, while listing in Frankfurt, according to a report by Reuters on Thursday.
Xiongan New Area in North China’s Hebei province is experiencing its first peak Spring Festival travel period, called chunyun in Chinese, and is expected to see more travelers return after the festival.
Starting Friday, most Chinese families will kick off a series of rituals to welcome the Lunar New Year. The traditions that have been inherited and maintained for thousands of years, bear with them the culture of the nation.
China on Friday said it would regulate tourist trips to Antarctica to protect its fragile ecology.
A professional online headhunting platform recently published a report that Shanghai has become the most popular city for China's burgeoning headhunting industry, attracting over 20 percent of all headhunters in China.
Sweden's Volvo Car Group expects stronger earnings and sales this year after the automaker reached new records on both counts in 2017 thanks to strong demand for a string of new models, particularly in China.
A monitoring system to track and manage the Siberian Tigers and Amur leopards in a national park in Jilin was launched on Thursday.
China's cabinet has appointed a veteran journalist to head the state broadcaster -- China Central Television (CCTV).
More than 54,000 new jobs were created in urban regions in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region last year, according to the regional labor authority.
Boasting traditional strength on ice and emerging talent on snow, China looks set to show it is closing the gap to the world's winter sports superpowers at Pyeongchang 2018.
Hainan Airlines, one of China's four largest carriers, announced at a meeting on February 2 that it will launch a direct route from Beijing to Mexico on March 21.
In celebration of the upcoming Spring Festival, China Central Television (CCTV) has teamed up with Chinese Internet giant Baidu to launch an online system that can automatically compose couplets.
Entry-exit inspection and quarantine authorities across China found nearly 7,000 confirmed flu cases from inbound passengers in December and January, an increase of 81.9 percent compared with the same period for December 2016 and January 2017, China’s top authority for port inspection and quarantine said on Friday.
The Maldivian government has invited its foreign development partners to visit the island country to assess the current situation, the country's foreign ministry said in a statement on Thursday.
Yum China Holdings Inc edged past analysts' profit and revenue estimates on Wednesday (U.S. time), but the company's shares fell as its Pizza Hut unit missed same-store sales expectations.
China's latest crackdown on gun and explosives crimes aims to further curb the manufacturing, smuggling and online sale of firearms and explosives because such crimes remain prominent factors threatening public security, officials from the Ministry of Public Security said on Thursday.
The Samjiyon orchestra from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) staged a performance in the South Korean city of Gangneung on Thursday night before the opening of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics.
The State Oceanic Administration on Friday released a regulation on human activities in the Antarctic to protect the fragile environment of the continent.
A plane carrying a high-ranking delegation of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) arrived at a South Korean airport on Friday, local TV footage showed.
China's ambition to get its winter sports into the athletic mainstream by 2022 will see a major test in Pyeongchang, with learning over winning setting the tone for the country's athletes at the 2018 Winter Olympics.
The recent rise in bioluminescent phytoplankton lights up the night under the Bixby Creek Bridge in Big Sur, California to create an amazing spectacle.
E-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding will invest $486 million for a 38 percent stake in a domestic big data company focused on hotels and retail as part of a push to deepen its offline presence.
China's passenger vehicle sales posted faster growth in January, data from an industrial association showed Thursday.
The team welcome ceremony of Hong Kong, China delegation to the 2018 Winter Olympic Games was held in the Olympic Village on Thursday.
A senior Chinese envoy urged the United Nations Security Council to stay focused on key issues and ensure effective execution of its mandate at the council's open debate on its working methods on Tuesday.
Chinese ambassador to Venezuela Li Baorong on Thursday hailed increasing cooperation with the South American country during a speech marking celebrations of the upcoming Chinese lunar new year.
A paraceratherium fossil on display at a museum in Chongzhou City, Southwest China’s Sichuan Province. Paraceratherium is an extinct genus of hornless rhinoceros, and one of the largest terrestrial mammals that has ever existed.
Visiting Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi said Thursday that China and the United States could properly address bilateral trade issue through opening of markets and "making a bigger cake of cooperation."
Australia has been vacillating over strengthening its ties with China, seemingly unsure of whether that will somehow compromise its security or bring welcome economic benefits.
India's fair trade watchdog has fined global internet search giant Google 21 million U.S. dollars over competition abuse.
The one feature of Wuxi food that distinguishes it from other cuisines in the Yangtze River Delta region is its sweetness.
American scientists identified how distinctive brain pattern helped form routine habits like brushing teeth, a package activity composed of smaller actions that brains had automated to complete.
Foreign Minister Wang Yi and visiting Chairman of the African Union Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat both dismissed a recent report on Thursday by a French newspaper accusing Beijing of bugging the African Union Conference Center.
The 6th Shanghai International Ballet Competition will be held at Shanghai International Dance Center from August 3 to 11. Registration is open to dancers worldwide from February 11 to May 31.
The Ministry of Environmental Protection will spare no efforts as it works on a three-year plan to ensure greater air pollution control because the country's environmental protection still lags behind economic development, a senior official said.
"How safe is it in China?" This question provoked heated discussion on a world famous website's question and answer section not so long ago. But the answer winning the most thumb-ups was "Very, very safe". Many foreigners who had lived in China shared their personal experiences and said that they felt safe in China.
Wuxi city's government initiated the Taihu Talent Program in 2016 to lure experts from six industries, including business management, technology and advanced manufacturing. The program provides funds of up to 100 million yuan ($15.91 million) to those who can bring key projects with significant economic and social benefits to the city.
The U.S. government is set to have another shutdown starting Friday after the Senate went into recessed and missed a Thursday midnight deadline to pass a temporary funding bill.