China's table tennis Olympic champion Liu Shiwen will leave team Shanxi and join team Wuhan in the new season of the China Table Tennis Super League (CTTSL).
China released on Monday its national plan for the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development at the United Nations Headquarter in New York.
The Premier of Australia's Victoria state, Daniel Andrews, said his second official trip to China will focus on promoting Victoria as a top destination for foreign business.
Seed germinators and western medical equipment are no longer novelties in Tibetan medicine hospitals, as researchers and doctors become increasingly technologically adept.
A Chinese sovereign wealth fund has secured a 20 percent share in the Port of Melbourne lease, sold this week for 7.2 billion U.S. dollars.
The Guédelon Castle under construction in Treigny, France, Sept. 13, 2016.
China on Monday pledged additional 100 million U.S. dollars in annual aid to UN development agencies in 2020 on top of the amount in 2015.
Hong Kong's corruption watchdog has warned against an increase of complaints regarding malpractices by teachers and other staff members at kindergartens in the first half of the year .
Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory letter to the first Silk Road International Cultural Expo, which began in the northwestern city of Dunhuang on Tuesday.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang meets with U.S. President Barack Obama in New York Sept. 19, 2016.
Many users of car-hailing service Uber said they encountered "ghost cars" during the past Mid-Autumn Festival holidays in cities including Beijing and Shanghai.
Dunhuang Academy has been working on making animated shows out of ancient Dunhuang murals using modern digital media in recent years. Two films based on murals in Cave No. 254 of Mogao Grottoes have been completed.
Amazon China has denied a rumor that it is going to sell its fast-growing business in China, saying it is "absolutely impossible."
Sculptor Chen Yongde shows his creations in Lanzhou City, the capital of Northwest China’s Gansu Province.
World leaders are gathering in New York on Monday for a U.N. summit on tackling the refugee and migrant crisis. It is the first of its kind during the U.N. General Assembly. It comes amid a record number of displaced people.
Chinese and Russian naval forces have concluded their 'Joint Sea 2016' exercise, in waters off the southern Chinese province of Guangdong. Leaders of the navies said the drills were a great success and they had achieved their goals.
Typhoon Malakas and Typhoon Meranti left 29 people dead and 15 missing in five provincial-level Chinese regions as of 9 a.m. Monday, according to the Ministry of Civil Affairs.
A recent survey by China's central bank shows that more Chinese residents are likely to buy homes in the fourth quarter of the year.
Students of China's Changsha University of Science & Technology work on a "FNX-16" car for a test run at the university in Changsha, capital of central China's Hunan Province, Sept. 19, 2016.
China's goal of putting three million electric cars on the road by 2025 still appears to be on track. But some automakers who took government funds without delivering as promised are being forced to pay that money back.
Chinese investors these days are seeking better bargains in American cities, besides expensive San Francisco and New York. Houston, Texas, is drawing in millions of dollars in foreign real estate investment especially from Asia.
A new museum in Chengdu, capital of Sichuan Province in southwest China, officially opened to the public last Thursday. And kicking off the opening is a special exhibition on Qianlong, emperor of the Qing Dynasty.
Performers act out a traditional wedding ceremony in an ancient walled city in Pingyao County, North China’s Shanxi Province, Sept. 19, 2016.
Having just won the International Federation of Film Critics prize in special presentations at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF), film I Am Not Madame Bovary is getting a new release date.
Poland has a chance to export some 2 billion Polish zloty (518.8 million U.S. dollars) worth of poultry to China, local media reported Monday.
The World Trade Organization (WTO) Deputy Director-General Yonov Frederick Agah welcomed on Monday China's ongoing efforts to increase the integration of the Least Developed Countries (LDC) into the global market amid promising South-South cooperation trends.
Efficiency in managing solid waste demands a scientific approach, implementing new technologies, as well as political will and social awareness.
Producers of solar technology from China said here Monday that while growing competition in the region has weighed on profit margins, they continue to secure market shares across the Middle East.
The 2016 Jing'an International Sculpture Expo, held at Jing'an Sculpture Park in Jing'an district, Shanghai, aims to entertain art lovers from Sept 20 to Nov 20, 2016.
Chinese sportswear and footwear manufacturer Peak is set to outfit three of Argentina's National Basketball League teams, as well as the referees, a league official said on Monday.
Photos of some 2,000 smiling faces create a replica of Leonardo da Vinci’s famous Mona Lisa painting in the Global Harbor shopping complex in Changzhou City, East China’s Jiangsu Province, Sept. 19, 2016.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Monday called upon China and the United States to step up efforts to promote economic and trade ties between the two countries.
China is looking to accelerate the creation of an "information Silk Road" between countries encompassed by the Belt and Road Initiative, a high-level Chinese official told an international forum on Monday.
China supports the UN Security Council to make further reaction to the latest nuclear test conducted by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said in New York on Monday while meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama.
Local scientists in Shanghai have made a discovery into research on animals that could lead to much better chances of infertile couples succeeding with IVF treatment.
Trial operation of a permanent ship-lift at the Three Gorges Dam in Hubei province began on Sunday, marking the completion of the Three Gorges project 22 years after construction began.
The exchange rate of Chinese currency RMB will stay basically stable at a reasonable and balanced level, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Monday.
The Estée Lauder Companies launched a brand new set of physical exercise on September 13 at the annual kickoff event of its breast cancer awareness campaign at Shanghai Tower in an effort to encourage more people to take part in exercises and stay healthy.
Miao ethnic group people attend a reed-pipe wind instrument named Lusheng competition during a traditional sticky rice festival in Pingyin Village of Congjiang County, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Sept. 18, 2016.
Seawater surges to flood a coastal road in Yantai City, East China’s Shandong Province, Sept. 19, 2016. Many cars parked on the road were soaked in water.
Goverment and industry officials urged consumers to join the war against online fraud and spam messages as the National Cyber Security Awareness Week kicked off yesterday.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault on Sunday night.
Alibaba.com, Alibaba’s B2B business unit, in collaboration with trade fair organizer UBM plc, has unveiled an online to offline industry solution that seeks to link B2B online and face-to-face trading.
Many people enjoy watching fireflies during the summer, but that pleasant activity could become nothing more than a memory if measures are not taken to reverse a dramatic drop in the insect's population.
Samsung Electronics and its battery supplier yesterday denied any battery problems with the Galaxy Note 7 sold in China, after two Chinese consumers complained their new Samsung models overheated and caught fire.
Shanghai stocks fluctuated but ended higher yesterday with investors generally optimistic after the Mid-Autumn Festival, thanks to upbeat performance of overseas markets alongside domestic surveys that showed improving business confidence.
Home prices in both new and existing markets rebounded in August with first and selected second-tier cities leading gainers again.
The local legislature of northwest China's Ningxia elected Xian Hui as chairwoman of the autonomous region on Monday.
The use of artificial intelligence, augmented reality and virtual reality technologies has made advertising and marketing more user-friendly and interesting, officials with tech giants Tencent Inc and Google Inc said yesterday.
Four officials from Guizhou Province and Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region are being investigated on suspicion of work-related crimes, China's Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) said Monday.
Hefei, capital of East China's Anhui province, aims to turn itself into a "city of sports" by hosting a world-class triathlon in October, and preparations for the event are going smoothly.
The 2016 PIP kicked off in Pingyao on Monday, showing more than 15,000 photos by over 2,000 photographers around the world.
Shanghai will unveil the “delist” measure to ensure time-honored brands are really up to scratch, an official with the Shanghai China Time-Honored Brands Association revealed yesterday.
New home cost in Shanghai surged to a record last week amid a structural shift despite a drop in buyer sentiment because of the Mid-Autumn Festival holiday, latest market data suggest.
In a place where one of the fiercest battles in China's civil war took place, villagers in Shenjialing are shaking off poverty by taking advantage of beneficial policies.
Shanghai’s innovative industries may benefit from preferential taxation policies amid plans for an upgraded online service system, the city’s taxation bureau said yesterday.
About 50 famous comedians from roughly 20 countries are romping around the city for the Shanghai Tourism Festival, which kicked off September 10 and runs through October 6.
With divorce on the rise, marriage counselors say they are helping more couples find their way through troubled waters, as Zhou Wenting reports from Shanghai.
A successful package delivery by drone on Monday bodes well for the commercial use of unmanned aircraft in the logistics sector, but more tests are needed, according to those involved with the test.
The success of Chinese women's volleyball team, especially their gold-winning victory at the Rio Olympics, has brought changes to ace spiker Zhu Ting's home village.
A hospital in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, is taking a new approach to the treatment of intestinal disorders that could make some people squeamish: using fecal bacteria.
Concern over deadly arson attacks is prompting wider use of security guards on buses, a practice expected to become more common nationally, bus company officials say.
Six people died and 10 are missing after downpours battered southwest China's Sichuan Province on Sunday and Monday, according to local authorities.
Low-level officials found to have misappropriated funds intended for poor people in the nine latest disclosed cases have been punished, anti-corruption authorities said on Monday.
A new medical campus, built at the cost of 4.85 billion yuan ($800 million), of the First Affiliated Hospital of Zhengzhou University in Henan province started operation on Sept 16.
Experts have warned against possible ecological damage as China's biggest freshwater lake enters low-water season.
A unique form of haute couture, originating from the remote mountains of Southwest China, has recently been brought into the limelight in the international metropolis of New York.
The main flower terrace on the Tiananmen Square celebrating the upcoming National Day began installation Monday.
Typhoon Malakas and Typhoon Meranti left 29 people dead and 15 missing in five provincial-level Chinese regions as of 9 a.m. Monday, according to the Ministry of Civil Affairs.
Some 23,000 people rallied Monday in Tokyo to protest against the controversial security laws that were enacted by the parliament one year ago, marking Japan's departure from postwar pacifism.
Just a week after the United States marked the 15th anniversary of the Sept 11, 2001, terrorist attacks, it again found itself in the shadow of terrorism.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang speaks at the Summit for Refugees and Migrants of the on-going U.N. General Assembly in New York, the United States, Sept. 19, 2016.
I do hope the job fair helps mitigate, even in a small measure, the migration and refugee problem. And I do believe that others will follow. It is a problem for all of us.
China plans to build more than 60 nuclear power plants over the next 10 years.The country's three major nuclear companies will each build at least two nuclear power plants annually.
This week fans of fashion in New York will have the opportunity to see not only the various haute couture designs from various top fashion houses, but also another form of fashion from China's Miao ethnic minority.
Several Chinese manufacturers now see a new opportunity in selling electric motorbikes in Vietnam, but analysts warn that a similar price war might break out all over again.
The Lord Mayor of the City of London, Jeffrey Mountevans, sealed agreements with his Chinese counterparts to further financial collaboration during his weeklong visit to China.
Rumors about what caused the death of Qiao Renliang, a widely known 28-year-old singer and actor, finally died down after his company announced that he was suffering from depression, implying that that was the cause of his death.
Around 1,300 Chinese citizens have signed a letter to protest China National Chemical Corp (ChemChina)'s acquisition of Swiss-based Syngenta, citing genetically modified (GM) food worries.
A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson on Monday criticized the Japanese defense chief's recent remarks on the South China Sea issue, urging Japan to stop going against the consensus of countries in the region.
A nine-member judging panel has selected two first winners of the country's first non-governmental science award with a million-dollar prize, the sponsor of the honor Future Forum announced Monday afternoon.
China Minsheng Investment Group, the nation's largest private investment fund, is actively looking for opportunities in the property market in London, following the UK's decision to leave the EU.
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has successfully conducted a ground test of a new rocket engine, Yonhap quoted DPRK's state-run news agency as reporting on Tuesday.
About 5,000 retired soldiers of the People's Liberation Army will pursue master's degrees at 467 colleges and universities including Peking University and Tsinghua University in 2017, according to the Ministry of Education on Monday.
Top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un has guided a ground jet test of a new-type high-powered engine of carrier rocket for geo-stationary satellite, the official news agency KCNA reported Tuesday.
The other students studying at university with Xiao Cheng (pseudonym) were shocked to learn that the quiet, shy boy had been taking pictures in the female toilet.
Members of the United Nations, on the eve of their VIP-packed annual UN General Debate and in the face of the recent wave of refugees and migrants, on Monday committed to working for a global compact for safe, orderly and regular migration through a 2018 compact.
Researchers in Oregon, of the U.S. Northwest Pacific, have identified a test that can predict which surgical candidates are most at risk of delirium, or acute confusion and disorientation, a common complication following surgery in older patients.
Chinese ecommerce giant JD.com showcased a collection of six luxury Chinese fashion brands during London Fashion Week on Monday in an attempt to advance its image from a regular e-commerce platform.
A new experiment conducted by psychologists at the University of California, Berkeley, shows that memory and language are in fact deeply linked, via the hippocampus, which plays a key role in memory associations.
A controversial female fresco painter who used to repair frescos in Guangsheng Temple in Shanxi province, northern China has turned out to be an intern, Beijing Times reported on Monday.
The Chinese government's latest efforts to tighten management of live streaming will be a screening test for the fast-growing industry, with many small players likely to drop out, industry experts told the Global Times on Monday.
The world's largest gambling center has undergone a painful transformation, with new resorts on the Cotai Strip betting big on the idea that it can be Asia's version of the Las Vegas Strip.
Offering dairy insurance and subsidies to the struggling farmers, or erecting trade barriers against imported dairy products, will make little difference to the market's decisions.
There have been around two dozens reported cases in which corpses were stolen or women murdered in order to sell their bodies as "ghost brides" in recent years, mostly in northern provinces, news portal thepaper.cn reported Monday.
A group of global investors including QIC Ltd agreed to pay A$9.7 billion ($7.3 billion) to run Australia's busiest maritime hub for 50 years.
The domestic fantasy film "A Chinese Odyssey: Part III" topped the Chinese box office in the week ending Sept. 18, earning 250 million yuan (37.5 million U.S. dollars), China Film News reported Monday.
Chinese workers replace a scratched piece of glass with a new one on the glass-bottomed suspension bridge 180 meters above the ground at the Shiniuzhai National Geopark in Pingjiang county, Yueyang city, Central China's Hunan province, September 19, 2016.
China is willing to join hands with the European Union (EU) to promote the healthy development of China-EU relations and strengthen cooperation to meet global challenges including the refugee crisis, said Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Sunday night.
The head of the International Atomic Energy Agency has taken time to specifically point to the work being done in China to ensure nuclear power safety.
The transaction volume of apartments in Hangzhou jumped more than 180 percent week-on-week between Sept 12 and Sept 18 as investors flocked to the city to buy second homes.
Beijing parents with three or more children will be fined, while fines for parents with two children will be abolished, said a draft regulation amendment on social maintenance fees issued by the Beijing government on Sunday.
The Supreme People's Procuratorate has made public 12 corruption cases involving prosecutors, vowing to instill discipline with a strong hand.
The Chinese mainland's new measures to increase exchanges with counties in Taiwan and remarks made by top political advisor Yu Zhengsheng showed a strong sense of responsibility, said experts from both the mainland and Taiwan.
China Aerospace Science and Technology Corp aims to "double or even triple" its annual production capacity by 2025 while without adding new employees-