China's central state-owned enterprises (SOEs) saw a drop in their asset-liability ratio in the first quarter of this year thanks to deleveraging efforts, the country's top SOE regulator said Monday.
Tianjin Emaging Technology has become China's first exporter of magnetic levitation or maglev blowers to the United States.
Two Chinese employees at an English teaching school in Beijing were given suspended sentences after fabricating diplomas for foreign teachers, prompting widespread suspicions over foreign English teachers' qualifications.
British airlines and retailers are finding Chinese business partners to make the most of increasing number of Chinese tourists visiting the United Kingdom.
U.S. President Donald Trump will host Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for a working visit on April 17-18, said a U.S. official.
China's plans to reduce tariffs on imported vehicles could actually benefit Chinese customers and carmakers in the long run, according to industry experts.
China's central state-owned enterprises (SOEs) saw their net profits surge 19.4 percent in the first quarter of the year, China's top SOE regulator said Monday.
Chinese social media giant Sina Weibo removed or blocked gay-themed content on Friday as part of a campaign to "purify" the online environment, but has triggered controversy.
China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) marked on Sunday the country's third National Security Education Day with a symposium that discussed the HKSAR's constitutional responsibility for national security.
Osram's semiconductor-based technologies power products used in fields like virtual reality, autonomous driving and smart lighting solutions－all big themes in China. The country has emerged as "one of the most important markets" for the company for future growth and innovation, said Gunnar Eberhardt, president and CEO of the local arm of the Munich-headquartered multinational.
A book of extracts about Chinese President Xi Jinping's holistic approach to national security has been published by the Central Party Literature Press and will be distributed across the country.
Shanghai, for the sixth consecutive year, has topped the list of the most attractive Chinese mainland's cities for foreigners.
Liquefied natural gas or LNG exporters in the United States, which have been eyeing opportunities in China, might rue the current Sino-U.S. trade friction, said analysts.
Qufu, the birthplace of Confucius in east China's Shandong Province, plans to build the country's first teacher museum in the next two to three years.
China plans to combine the master-apprentice system with college education to train more practitioners in traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), according to a guideline issued by the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Former US first lady Barbara Bush, in the face of her "failing health", won't seek additional medical treatment, a family spokesman said Sunday.
East China's Hangzhou City plans to build a state-level giant panda research and breeding center, according to the Hangzhou Safari Park.
The private sector has played a significant part in the long-term rapid development of the Chinese economy, the statistics authority has said.
Chen Jie has gone all-in with the battle against fraudsters who prey on the elderly by selling dubious health supplements with exaggerated claims of medical benefits.
The case of a Guangzhou-based doctor who called a popular Chinese medicinal liquor "poison" was recently transferred to a prosecution organ in North China's Inner Mongolia.
Commercial banks are accelerating efforts to adjust their wealth management products or WMP business according to new regulatory requirements, as China is stepping up control over financial risks.
Chinese scientists have developed a new device of 3D hollow-cone structure that can greatly increase the solar-thermal conversion efficiency.
The naval hardware seen in Thursday's sea parade represented the achievements made by the People's Liberation Army Navy in its modernization drive.
Chinese authorities published a set of caricatures on National Security Education Day on Sunday to warn workers in defense-related industries to be alert for foreign spies, especially activities which incite the public.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Sunday condemned an attack on the UN peacekeeping mission and French Operation Barkhane's camps in Mali that left one peacekeeper killed and many others injured, said Stephane Dujarric, his spokesman.
Chinese mergers and acquisitions (M&As) in ASEAN countries soared in 2017 despite a slump in overall outbound investment, thanks largely to the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), according to a report.
As China moves closer to the center of the world stage, a "new script" that goes far above and beyond the old game of power politics is needed, a Chinese legislator and former diplomat said on Saturday.
The eighth annual Beijing International Film Festival lifted its curtain on Sunday at Yanqi Lake International Convention and Exhibition Center, gathering a star-studded lineup on the red carpet.
Fujian-based education provider Elernity, a subsidiary of NetDragon Websoft Holdings Ltd, believes China's Belt and Road Initiative will present it huge opportunities to continue to expand overseas.
Monotropa uniflora flowers are found at a mountain area in Guidong county, Central China’s Hunan province. Also known as the ghost plant, monotropa uniflora can grow in very dark environments since it is not dependent on sunlight. The stems reach heights of 10–30 cm, clothed with small scale-leaves 5–10 mm long.
China will encourage horse racing and expand sports lotteries as part of efforts to turn its southernmost province of Hainan into a pilot area for expanded opening-up policies.
China will improve services to attract foreign talent to study and work in the country, Vice Minister of Science and Technology Zhang Jianguo said on Saturday.
After more than 10 years of wild expansion, will China's credit, which has accumulated to 178.73 trillion yuan ($25.3 trillion) by February in terms of total social financing, be tamed by a newly formed regulatory framework for the asset management segment?
It’s almost peak season for a deadly virus spread by ticks in China. In fact, the number of people affected by the disease called severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome (SFTS) has exploded since it was first reported in 2009.
China should further strengthen security of subsequent overseas exhibitions of Chinese cultural relics, said an expert on Sunday, after a Terracotta Warrior statue that had been vandalized in the U.S. was returned to China.
This is the adorable moment a polar bear cub goes for her first wander outdoors with her mother and takes a leisurely swim. Little Nanook stepped outside today beside her 13-year-old mother, Lara, as they left their cave for the first time since the tot was born.
President Xi Jinping has issued an order to publish a set of revised regulations governing the responsibilities and discipline of members of the People's Liberation Army.
As the demand for blockchain engineers and blockchain related business is only going to increase, Zhejiang University, one of China's top universities and a leader in the game in supplying blockchain-related courses, is set to offer its first for-credit course on “Blockchain And Digital Currency” this fall, focusing on the cutting edge technology behind cryptocurrency and related digital practices.
A growing number of Chinese are using online tools to guide their travels.
New management regulations on the operations of civil drones will take effect on June 1, the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) has announced.
China's plans to further open its economy, including the latest measure to build Hainan island into an international free-trade zone, reaffirmed the country's commitment to market liberalization and its role as a key driver of global growth.
The annual Beijing International Film Festival (BJIFF) kicks off on Sunday. With its influence expanding every year, more and more fans and outstanding filmmakers now take the opportunity to gather in Beijing.
For Rick Hawbaker, who runs a John Deer dealership in Nevada, Iowa, the current trade disagreement between the U.S. and China is like a marital spat.
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Sunday that the United States would not pull its troops out of Syria until its goals were accomplished.
United States’ Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Sunday said that her country would announce more sanctions against Russia on Monday.
Channels of communication between Russia and the U.S. allowing for a better understanding of what is going on are still open, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Sunday.
The world stage needs a "new script" and the new generation should be able to go beyond the traditional mindset of power politics and take a new approach to China-U.S. relations, veteran diplomat Fu Ying said.
Turtle experts said they have identified a fourth specimen of the Yangtze giant softshell turtle (Rafetus swinhoei), one of the world's largest known freshwater turtle species, also one of the world's rarest, in Vietnam's Hanoi capital, local media reported on Saturday.
China's State Administration of Cultural Heritage will release a list of cultural relics that have been reportedly stolen from foreign countries. China will prohibit them from being auctioned if they are found in China, reports China News Service.
The ongoing annual international trade fair in north China's Tianjin Municipality highlighted cooperation among Belt and Road countries.
The Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) government will continue to safeguard national security, which is also the responsibility and obligation of each Macao resident, chief executive of the Macao SAR Chui Sai On said on Sunday.
Former world champion Fu Yuanhui overcame her left shoulder injury to blast a world No. 1 performance in the women's 50m backstroke in the Chinese National Swimming Championships while Sun Yang collected his third title in 400m freestyle here on Sunday.
Trade ministers of China and Japan pledged to further enhance bilateral economic and trade cooperation during their meeting in Tokyo on Sunday.
Pharmaceuticals made overseas, including cancer drugs and traditional Chinese medicines, will be exempt from import taxes starting May 1, as part of a package of policies to improve drug access and public health in China.
With almost all the focal issues reiterated, the one-day Arab League (AL) Summit again presented unwavering stands of the attendees, but no clear-cut way out for the utterly chaotic region.
Further actions violating the U.N. charter such as the recent U.S.-led strikes on Syria will result in chaos in international relations, Russian President Vladimir Putin told his Iranian counterpart Hassan Ruhani over phone on Sunday.
More smog may hit the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region later this month, the country's top environmental authority said.
China has issued a set of revised regulations on the fundamental rules governing the People's Liberation Army (PLA), which stress Xi Jinping thought on strengthening the armed forces.
With mounting isolationism, protectionism and even military actions affecting global unity, the world faces a pressing task of sticking together through President Xi Jinping's proposal of creating a common community with a shared future for mankind.
China and Japan agreed to further consolidate the momentum of improvement in bilateral ties during a meeting between Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono on Sunday.
The naval hardware seen in Thursday's sea parade represented the achievements made by the People's Liberation Army Navy in its modernization drive, military observers said.
Local government officials in Beijing's Xicheng district have taken on the task of solving problems confronting residents in their daily lives.
The U.S.-led air attacks on suspected chemical weapons facilities in Syria have raised grave global concern, with protests calling for an end to the raids and politicians calling for a return to dialogue to avoid escalated tensions.
The top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Kim Jong Un, pledged on Saturday to jointly write a new chapter of the country's friendship with China during a meeting with a senior Chinese official in Pyongyang.
China's 120 trillion yuan ($19 trillion) asset management segment is on the cusp of a new era of tighter regulation and balanced growth free of systemic risks.
Despite its economic achievements, China remains the world's largest developing country, according to an economist.
The People's Liberation Army (PLA) has revealed updated guidelines on how soldiers should use smartphones and the internet as part of the latest rule revision of China's military forces.
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said Sunday that the U.S.-led missile strike on Syria was coupled with a campaign of lies in the UN Security Council, according to the state news agency SANA.
China's Ministry of Education and the State Language Commission have jointly issued the country's first evaluation scale for English language ability.
The U.S.-led military attacks on alleged chemical weapons facilities in Syria have raised grave global concern, with politicians calling strongly for relevant parties to return to dialogue and avoid an escalation of tensions.
An Air China flight from Changsha to Beijing was diverted to Zhengzhou after a crew member was held hostage by a male passenger.
A British shorthair cat is seen during the SofistiCat feline beauty contest in Bucharest, Romania, April 14, 2018. The two-day contest kicked off here on Saturday.
People protest against U.S. strike on Syria outside the White House in Washington D.C., the United States, on April 14, 2018. The United States launched precise strike in cooperation with Britain and France against Syrian military facilities on Friday.
A butterfly rests on a chair at the Sensational Butterflies Exhibition at Natural History Museum in London, Britain, on April 14, 2018. The exhibition lasts till Sept. 16, 2018.
The cantilever bridge is built at an altitude of 1,010 meters, with a vertical drop of 718 meters directly under the skywalk to the ground and a cantilever extending to 21.34 meters.
People take part in water gun battles during celebrations for Songkran Festival, Thailand's traditional New Year Festival, outside Central World shopping mall of Bangkok, Thailand, April 14, 2018.
China's local government debt balance stood at 16.61 trillion yuan (2.64 trillion U.S. dollars) at the end of March, well within the official limit, according to the Ministry of Finance showed.
On a vast farm in north China's Hebei Province, chickens roam here and there, occasionally fluttering up into the trees. The only unusual thing is that each fowl wears an electronic anklet.
China has decided to support Hainan in developing the whole island into a pilot free trade zone, and gradually exploring and steadily promoting the establishment of a free trade port with Chinese characteristics.
China's largest trade fair opened its 123rd session Sunday in South China's Guangdong province, attracting more than 25,000 companies as exhibitors.
Amid growing trade tension between China and the United States, the Trump administration has again declined to label China a currency manipulator.
Chinese animated fantasy "Big Fish & Begonia" arrived in North American theaters two years after its release in China, receiving highly positive reviews from critics and moviegoers for its distinctive characters, stunning images and unique Oriental cultural charm.
U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday talked with French President Emmanuel Macron and British Prime Minister Theresa May via phone over the three nations' collective strikes on Syria Friday.
What's emerging right now is a genetic screening which reveals all kinds of personal information – from health risks to ethnicity and even personality traits.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday expressed concern over Friday's joint military action against Syria by the United States, France and Britain, and called for adherence to the UN Charter and international law on the issue.
After a lipstick emerged online boasting the same color as Peking University's (PKU) badge, the prestigious university has issued a statement saying it never authorized, nor does it have anything to do with the product, reported Beijing Youth Daily, a Beijing-based newspaper.
China’s first aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, was commissioned into the People’s Liberation Army Navy in 2012 and work has since been ongoing to enhance its combat capabilities.
Olympic champion Sun Yang continued his winning streak in the 800 meters freestyle on the second day of the Chinese National Swimming Championships on Saturday.
China will introduce foreign investors to trade in domestic iron ore futures from May 4, according to the country's securities regulator.
Despite damage of Syrian regimes facilities, Imad Salamay, director of the Institute for Social Justice and Conflict Resolution at the Lebanese American University said the airstrikes "will not bring major political consequences."
The infiltration of religious extremism has been notably curbed, as northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region appears to be stable and much safer, according to a senior Chinese official.
A Russian-drafted resolution, which would have condemned the military strikes on Syria carried out by the United States, France and Britain, failed to be adopted by the Security Council.
China is aiming to make the free trade port system and operational mode of Hainan "more mature" by 2035, according to a document unveiled Saturday.
China has urged the relevant parties to return to the framework of international law and resolve the Syria issue through dialogue, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying said Saturday.
As Chinese parents are paving the way for their children's bright futures, computer programming has gone viral across China.
A total of 388 national-level trade associations have severed affiliation with the government since 2015, the Ministry of Civil Affairs said on Friday.
China's foreign trade volume registered hefty growth of 9.4 percent year-on-year to 6.75 trillion yuan ($1.07 trillion) in the first quarter of the year, buoyed by the steady recovery of the global economy and solid domestic demand, a customs spokesman said on Friday.
China is taking another step in opening up the financial market with reform of the Qualified Domestic Institutional Investor (QDII) scheme.
The United States is violating all international norms, and Russia views the latest military strikes against Syria as an act of aggression, Alexander Sherin, first deputy chairman of the State Duma Defense Committee, said on Saturday.
Figures speak for the tremendous growth of tourism in Hainan, the country's youngest province, which celebrated its 30th birthday on Friday.
Rolls-Royce Holdings Plc, a British aircraft engine manufacturer, said it will join the bid to provide the engines for the CR929, long-range, twin-aisle passenger aircraft, and the first round of bidding will start in May. The result is expected to be unveiled by the end of this year or next year.
The Syrian Foreign Ministry has condemned the U.S.-led missile attack on Syria earlier on Saturday, saying the attack violated the international law and the UN Charter, according to the state news agency SANA.
U.S. military leaders said on Friday that the U.S. attack against Syria in response to the alleged chemical attack against the rebel-held district of Douma near Damscus on April 7 was a "one-time shot."
Photo taken on April 13 shows flowers of Chinese dove tree bloom in Xuan'en County, central China's Hubei Province.
President Xi Jinping has unveiled China's plan to build the whole of Hainan Island into a pilot international free-trade zone.