China National Petroleum Corp, the country's largest oil and gas producer by annual output, produced 103.3 billion cubic meters of natural gas in 2017, a year-on-year increase of 5.3 percent.
Policy support, institutional innovation, regional cooperation and market-driven forces are crucial for success of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, according to a new report from global consultancy firm Deloitte.
Leading Chinese medicine and health products makers are keeping a foothold in developed countries as they foresee sustainable growth momentum in mature markets.
China National Petroleum Corp. (CNPC), the country's largest oil and gas producer, said Thursday that its domestic natural gas output reached a record high at 103.3 billion cubic meters in 2017.
An ocean research center will be built in east China's Shandong Province.
Dancers of the Wiener Staatsballett (state ballet) perform during a dress rehearsal a day before the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna, Austria, February 7, 2018.
Companies from China may find the going tough in the United States telecommunications market as national security concerns have derailed their local expansion plans, industry analysts said on Thursday.
Chinese Internet and online gaming company NetEase reported revenue and profit growth in 2017.
Presales of the Chinese version of Japanese writer Haruki Murakami's new book "Kishidancho Goroshi", or "Killing Commendatore" have begun in China, with 700,000 copies printed.
China's business environment and legal system have improved over the four decades of reform and opening-up, adding that foreign companies need to continue to adapt to evolving development modes of the second-largest economy.
Chinese Ministry of Justice said Thursday that almost no one in China had broken out of prison, and the country had the safest prisons worldwide.
Movie-goers with their pet dogs wait to watch a film at a cinema in Hangzhou City, the capital of East China’s Zhejiang Province, Feb. 8, 2018.
The Confucius Institute of the Royal Academy of Cambodia (CIRAC) on Thursday introduced the preparations and celebrations of Chinese New Year, or Spring Festival, to Cambodian students.
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said here Thursday that the United States remains committed to the one-China policy.
Self-guided tours have become the most popular alternatives for Chinese residents during their Spring Festival holiday, according to research released by the National Tourism Administration on Thursday.
Two dead bodies were found at the site of a road collapse in south China's Guangdong Province, pushing the death toll to ten, local authorities said Friday.
China's First Emperor and the Terracotta Warriors exhibition opens at the World Museum in Liverpool on Friday.
A 102.34-carat flawless white diamond held by a model is displayed at Sotheby's auction house in London, Feb. 8, 2018.
Chinese researchers have regenerated human lung tissue in a patient using that patient's own stem cells, the first time that has been achieved worldwide, said Zuo Wei, lead researcher of the team from the School of Medicine of Tongji University in Shanghai.
Bank of China Ltd－China's fourth-largest State-owned commercial lender by assets－is exploring smarter ways to allocate financial resources, improve efficiency and control risks by using artificial intelligence and big data technologies.
The recent news that several State-owned coal, electricity and investment companies from Shanxi and Jiangsu provinces will establish a joint venture has drawn wide attention and applause from China's coal-fired electric power community.
The number of Chinese who traveled to the Netherlands has surged in the past five years despite concerns over terrorist attacks in Europe, said senior executives of domestic tourism platforms.
Just like humans, chimpanzees considered smarter are usually those better at exerting self-control, U.S. researchers said Thursday.
Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), on Thursday supervised over a grand military parade displaying the country's most powerful weapons, including the Hwasong 15 intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), state television reported.
A woman in east China's Zhejiang Province was sentenced to death on Friday for starting a fire that killed four people in 2017, local authorities said.
Zhang Hong is focusing on beating only one person at the Pyeongchang Winter Games - herself.
China's National Youth Basketball Open (NYBO) is widening its reach as the country bids to unearth the next Zhou Qi.
China is among the countries with the lowest gun crime rate, with only 58 cases in 2017, a public security official said Thursday.
Tourists from around the world flock to Spain for its architectural treasures and masterpiece artworks.
Mo Huanjing, a nanny accused of setting a fire and causing the death of her female employer and the employer's three children, received death sentence at Hangzhou Intermediate People's Court, Zhejiang province.
Artificial intelligence (AI) software developed by Chinese researchers has sent out 20,000 private messages to help potentially suicidal people, while experts said AI is still no replacement for face-to-face psychological intervention.
As older generations in China embrace social media, younger users are turning their backs, according to a recent report.
China will build its second Africa-based overseas surveillance center for epidemic diseases in Zambia as part of efforts to prevent infectious disease entering China, the top quality watchdog said on Wednesday.
Former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan once said, "There is no long-term security without development." In light of this, the Belt and Road Initiative represents an opportunity to build a shared vision for common prosperity through regional cooperation.
Two Republican Senators introduced legislation that would block the U.S. government from buying or leasing telecommunications equipment from Huawei Technologies Co or ZTE Corp.
A Shanghai hospital has become the first on the Chinese mainland to introduce play therapy, which is designed to help children overcome the fear of medical treatment and better cooperate with doctors.
The Communist Party of China's (CPC) top disciplinary agency on Thursday named and shamed officials in eight cases as part of a major anti-corruption campaign.
Due to strong global sales, mainly in the Chinese market, Volvo Cars on Thursday reported record operating profit in 2017.
Mitsubishi Materials Corp. said Thursday it has uncovered more instances of product data falsification at its subsidiaries in a protracted scandal that has tarnished the image of Japanese manufactures.
A legend in the art world, Robert Chang's new biography charts his rise from Hong Kong street-sleeper to leading international dealer in Chinese antiquities.
China's probe into sorghum imported from the U.S. is a "normal trade remedy case," and China strongly opposes any misuse of such measures.
China's producer price index (PPI), which measures costs for goods at the factory gate, rose 4.3 percent year on year in January, the National Bureau of Statistics said Friday.
China beat South Koera 8-7 through an extra end Thursday evening for their first win in PyeongChang Games curling mixed doubles.
China's consumer price index (CPI), a main gauge of inflation, rose 1.5 percent year-on-year in January, the National Bureau of Statistics said Friday.
A man enjoys skiing on a snow-covered street in Paris, France, Feb. 7, 2018. Heavy snowfall is causing major travel disruptions in the northern half of France and in Paris after the weather conditions caught authorities off guard.
China and the United States should keep close contact and make good use of the established four high-level dialogue mechanisms to further promote bilateral exchanges and cooperation, said visiting Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi on Thursday.
Athlete delegation and art troupe members from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) made a collective appearance at PyeongChang on Thursday.
Penguin "Baobao" gets close to feeder Yao Jing at the Harbin Polarland in Harbin, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, Feb. 8, 2018.
Astronauts are spending a month in isolation on a simulated 'red planet' in the desolate Dhofar desert in Oman to help prepare humanity for a future mission to Mars.
Strong internal demand has helped the Chinese central government's policy of boosting imports, as China reported a record 30 percent surge in import volume in January, along with a massive drop in the trade surplus.
Beijing has installed a camera surveillance system at construction sites for monitoring dust, a major source of PM2.5 in the city, authorities said Thursday.
China's local legislative season has ended. The annual meetings of provincial lawmakers and political advisors to review the past year and make plans for the year to come have closed across the country.
After remaining unchanged for almost 20 years, revised regulations on the awards and punishments for primary and middle school students come into effect in Beijing on Feb 26.
Wuxi is one of the art and cultural centers in China's Jiangnan region (the area south of the Yangtze River). So, it comes as little surprise that Wuxi's most famous product－the erhu (a two-stringed bowed instrument)－is related to the field music.
Cash-strapped Chinese real estate developers continued their overseas hunt for money in January, as tighter regulation at home made it harder and costlier to raise domestic funds.
China's foreign trade started on a positive note in the first month of 2018, adding to evidence of steady economic fundamentals, but an increase in U.S. protectionism may dampen future trade growth.
Kids are probably the most joyful group during the Spring Festival as they have the chance to taste snacks and take part in festive activities.
Although the term Chunyun (Spring Festival travel period), first appeared in Chinese news media in 1954, it did not become a phenomenon until 1979 when a record high of 100 million trips was made for the first time.
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.
Myths helped explain the world for ancient humans. Most ancient civilizations enjoyed their own versions of how the world began and how people first inhabited it, so did the Chinese.
Many migrant workers in China chose to go home by motorcycle for a family reunion in the Spring Festival, or Chinese traditional lunar New Year.
China's judicial departments are stepping up efforts to prevent, review and correct wrongful convictions to ensure justice, the Ministry of Justice said Thursday.
Soldiers assigned to a brigade under the PLA 74th Group Army unload weapons and equipment out of a military vehicle during the combat readiness maneuver training in South China's Guangdong Province on February 7, 2018.
Chinese this week celebrated the kitchen god festival, which falls one week before the Lunar New Year, or Spring Festival.
The National Security Strategy, National Defense Strategy and Nuclear Posture Review unveiled by the United States over the past two months have poisoned the well of the most consequential bilateral relationship in the world.
Four tourists from the mainland had been confirmed dead as of Thursday morning after a magnitude 6.5 earthquake hit Taiwan's Hualien county..
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission Moussa Faki Mahamat jointly hosted the Seventh China-AU strategic dialogue in Beijing on Thursday, seeking closer cooperation in various fields.
Apple Inc has noticed a "strong demand" for replacement iPhone batteries and may offer rebates for consumers who paid full price for new batteries, the company said on February 2 in a letter to U.S. lawmakers made public on Tuesday.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has sent his congratulations to overseas Chinese in Japan on the upcoming Spring Festival, or Chinese New Year.
Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi urged international support for inter-Korean rapport and continued easing of tensions on the Korean Peninsula during his meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Thursday.
Amid the heavy snowfall in the southern provinces, some of the bags of industrial salt the local road management agencies have stored by the roadsides ready for spreading to melt snow and ice have been stolen.
Chinese smart wearable device maker Huami Corporation rang the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) opening bell Thursday in celebration of its Initial Public Offerings, notching the first NYSE IPO of a Chinese company this year.
Astronauts are spending a month in isolation on a simulated 'red planet' in the desolate Dhofar desert in Oman to help prepare humanity for a future mission to Mars.
For the most important festival of the year, the Chinese deck their halls and houses with colorful decorations that feature mythological gods, chubby children, bucolic scenes and auspicious symbols.
While many of us are still thinking about the WannaCry ransomware which terrorized the Internet in the middle of 2017, a new threat has just emerged and managed to infect thousands of Android users worldwide.
In the summer of 2007, large quantities of foul-smelling blue-green algae contaminated the famous Taihu Lake in Wuxi, Jiangsu province, affecting the water supply of more than 1.5 million residents.
China's international tsunami warning center has opened, serving countries bordering on the South China Sea, oceanic officials announced Thursday.
Commercial exploration of space will become an unstoppable trend as more strong private start-ups enter the commercial aerospace industry in China, said experts.
China's political and legal authorities promised to step up efforts to fight gangs and organized crime in 2018, vowing to shore up people's sense of security and safeguard social justice.
If it is understandable that the United States would want to prohibit government departments from purchasing high-tech products from other countries for security reasons, such concerns do not justify the U.S. authorities placing a ban on Chinese smartphones in the U.S. market.
A prototype nuclear fuel container made from Chinese indigenous materials has passed tests, symbolizing China's ability to localize the storage and transport of nuclear fuel, which an expert said could boost China-made nuclear equipment.
Shenzhen-listed Leshi Internet and Technology surged almost 7 percent in the morning session yesterday, ending a consecutive 10 percent daily tumble over the past 11 trading days.
Wu, who speaks fluent English, was one of a handful of Chinese volunteers responsible for helping foreigners a decade ago. Today, there are about 30 volunteers like her.
China’s cross-border mergers and acquisitions in the Belt & Road regions surged 47 percent year on year in 2017, although overall investment declined last year, a Shanghai-based consulting firm said yesterday.
China will be able to forecast an earthquake 15 days before it happens, as researchers have developed a new seismic monitoring system by detecting electromagnetic disturbance.
China's foreign trade volume rose 16.2percent year-on-year in January to 2.51 trillion yuan (397 billion U.S. dollars).
A political adviser in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, has suggested high schools add courses on love to their curricula, to help nurture healthier romantic relationships among young people.
Financial literacy has become a catchphrase in China after decades of reform and opening up, with the country's economy becoming increasingly complex.
For most Chinese, Spring Festival means a welcome weeklong break from work. But where would we be if everyone took a holiday?
Shanghai has established the first Internet tribunal in the city specializing in handling Internet-related civil and commercial lawsuits.
China has begun to construct its fifth Antarctic research station, with a foundation laying ceremony held Wednesday on the Inexpressible Island, in Terra Nova Bay of the Ross Sea.
Chinese President Xi Jinping's special envoy Han Zheng and South Korean President Moon Jae-in held a meeting Thursday on enhancing bilateral ties and improving the situation on the Korean Peninsula in a cordial and friendly atmosphere.
Tongji University has announced what it says is a major breakthrough in the treatment of lung disease by repairing tissue through stem cell transplantation.
Police have rounded up several suspected people for stealing in Shanghai.
China's consumer price index (CPI), a main gauge of inflation, rose 1.5 percent year on year in January, lifted by a rise in non-food and service prices.
Doctor Patrick Soon-Shiong, a California biotech billionaire and a minority owner of the Los Angeles Lakers basketball team, struck a big deal on Wednesday to buy Los Angeles Times from Chicago-based Tronc Inc.
China Railway Shanghai Group has upgraded its bullet train maintenance system to guarantee safer journeys during the ongoing Spring Festival travel rush, a time of family reunions that makes for the busiest annual transportation frenzy in the country.
Australia has built a good relationship with China in recent years and there is no reason why that cannot continue growing as China transitions into its new phase of development by implementing Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era, experts say.
Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi met here with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at the State Department on Thursday to discuss bilateral ties and issues of mutual concern.
A United Kingdom satellite company has secured a 25-million-pound ($35 million) contract to lend a high-resolution Earth observation spacecraft to a Chinese partner for seven years.
Several Western economists gave high marks to China's ongoing transformation into a sustainable development model.
China has never attached any political conditions to aiding the Maldives, and the aid has done no harm to the country's sovereignty and independence, let alone jeopardized the Indian Ocean area's security, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang said Thursday.
Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, exchanged Spring Festival greetings on Thursday with General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong.
A powerful earthquake has killed at least 10 in Taiwan's Hualien County, leaving 272 injured and seven still missing.
Moon Jae-in, President of the Republic of Korea (ROK), planned to meet the visiting high-ranking delegation from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Feb 10, the presidential Blue House said Thursday.