Block 12, a startup specializing in creating digital-age intellectual property or IP in the form of comic characters, emojis and the like, announced on Monday that it had raised 43 million yuan ($6.8 million) in its fresh round of financing.
China’s recent developments in the self-driving sector have drawn worldwide attention and the country is expected to take the lead in this field, according to a German expert’s view which was published on Deutsche Welle’s website last Thursday.
China's customized travel market in 2017 was growing fast, an industry report revealed on Monday.
Though sitting on separate ends of the ocean, the cultures of ancient China and the Maya civilization might bear more similarities than we originally thought.
The United Nations is happy to count on China as an important partner, said the chief of UN Office at Geneva (UNOG) on Monday, when celebrating the Chinese Language Day, one of the days the UN sets aside for each of its six official languages.
A court in northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region on Monday sentenced 65 people for telecom fraud.
After Shanghai first launched its new tax refund policy for overseas travelers in 2015, an estimated 337 tax refund stores in the city issued over 40,000 refund forms to around 40,000 overseas visitors by the end of March 2018.
Fisherman Tang Yubao shows a knife fish he caught in Yangtze River in Shanghai, April 16, 2018.
U.S. President Donald Trump's Monday tweet accusing China of "playing the currency devaluation game" contradicts with the recent conclusion of the U.S. Treasury Department.
Belt and Road (B&R) initiative, with Japan having shown growing interest in recent months in taking part in the China-proposed massive infrastructure initiative.
Chinese archaeologists have found an iron smelting waste dump dating back to the Han Dynasty (202 B.C.-220 A.D.) in Queshan County, central China's Henan Province.
China's Belt and Road Initiative is an opportunity for the Arab world to close the infrastructure funding gap and to lift its economic sectors to the next level, Nasser Saidi, a leading economist in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), said on Monday.
American researchers have revealed a way to zero in on and kill prostate cancer tumors in mice while leaving healthy tissue unscathed, using chemotherapy along with aptamers.
An official with the State Administration of Cultural Heritage (SACH) Monday warned against security loopholes at many heritage sites and vowed to enhance law enforcement.
Chinese defense firms are displaying their products for Southeast Asia at the ongoing Defense Services Asia (DSA) 2018, a biennial defense and weaponry show held in Kuala Lumpur from Monday to Wednesday, hoping to expand their exports.
Chinese State-owned enterprises (SOEs) have encountered investment risks in overseas markets, but this is not a major problem, Peng Huagang.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Tuesday departed for the United States to hold a two-day summit with U.S. President Donald Trump.
Photo provided by Shanxi Provincial Institute of Archaeology shows newly discovered murals in a tomb of the Jin Dynasty (265-420) in Zhangzi County, Shanxi Province.
China's rural policy bank has pledged to increase loans to facilitate poverty relief work as the government steps up efforts to win the crucial battle against poverty.
China Monday unveiled three state administrations in the ideological sector, created as part of the Party and state institutional reform.
Westlake University, China's first private research university, held its first-ever school board meeting on Monday in Hangzhou City, electing famed Chinese physicist Chen-Ning Frank Yang as the board's honorary chairman and biophysicist Shi Yigong as the university's first president.
The Ministry of Ecology and Environment is set to take charge of the monitoring and supervision of surface water quality to provide accurate information for water pollution control and ensure data authenticity, the Legal Daily reported.
Share prices of Hainan-related companies rallied on Monday in response to President Xi Jinping's speech on Friday supporting the building of the whole island into a pilot free trade zone and a free port with Chinese characteristics.
China will become the world's largest market for autonomous cars, with revenue from sales of such new cars and mobility services expected to exceed $500 billion by 2030, according to the latest report from global management consulting firm McKinsey & Company.
FC Barcelona's Andres Iniesta is on the verge of confirming a move to the Chinese Super League, local media reported on Monday.
For Chinese carmakers attending the country's largest trade fair, the country's pledge to further open the economy will bring more opportunities than challenges.
China is encouraging central state-owned enterprises (SOEs)to gradually adjust their industrial structure, the country's SOEs regulator said Monday.
Yu Haiyan, former vice governor of northwest China's Gansu Province, has been charged with bribery, the Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) said Monday.
Island construction in the South China Sea in recent years has helped boost Hainan's economic development, giving greater importance to the protection of maritime rights.
China plans to build a 525-MW hydropower station on the Wujiang River, a tributary of the Yangtze River, in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality.
Japanese Vice Finance Minister Junichi Fukuda on Monday denied a report that he had sexually harassed female reporters.
U.S. Department of Commerce on Monday suspended an export control settlement deal with Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corporation.
Airbus exhibits an ACJ318 corporate jet, operated by Al Jaber Aviation on VVIP charters, at the Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (ABACE2018) in Shanghai, April 16, 2018.
The Ministry of Commerce said on Tuesday that China stands ready to take necessary measures to safeguard the legitimate rights and interests of Chinese companies.
China's leading task-force for fighting pornography Monday said it would work with the Ministry of Public Security to investigate 12 cases concerning online porn.
It is hard to imagine a link between the "two extremes" of music and math — the fields could not appear to be more different. Yet combining the two in one's life could have a remarkable effect on the mind, shaping and coloring a person's character.
A number of members of the United Nations Security Council are considering a draft resolution that would address the mechanisms for investigating the suspected chemical weapons attacks in Syria, diplomatic sources said on Monday.
The grand plan to build Hainan into an international free-trade zone will not only boost South China's development, but also catalyze economic growth in the Asia-Pacific region and the rest of the world, said one of the nation's top experts in international trade.
China has activated new intermediate and long-range missiles capable of precision strikes on medium and large warships.
Ireland will start exporting beef to China very shortly, announced the Irish agriculture minister on Monday.
Libya's UN-backed Deputy Prime Minister Ahmed M'etig on Monday revealed that Libya desires to develop its economy by joining in the Belt and Road Initiative at a meeting with Wang Qimin, Charge d'affaires of the Chinese Embassy to Libya.
Firefighters demonstrate their skills in a contest in Liuzhou City, South China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, April 16, 2018.
China's average per capita disposable income grew 6.6 percent year on year in real terms to 7,815 yuan (about 1,245.28 U.S. dollars) in the first quarter of 2018, official data showed Tuesday.
Private investment in China picked up growth pace in the first quarter of this year, growing 8.9 percent year on year, official data showed Tuesday.
China continued to see a stable job market in the first quarter this year, with the unemployment rate at a relatively low level, data showed Tuesday.
China's GDP growth remained stable in the first quarter, up by 6.8 percent year-on-year, according to data released by the National Bureau of Statistics on Tuesday.
The South Sudan government on Monday launched a factory producing concrete poles that will facilitate an ambitious project done by a Chinese company to rehabilitate and expand the Power Distribution System in Juba, its capital.
China's first batch of 50,000 electronic identity chips for smartphones were issued by a small city government in East China's Jiangxi Province.
The development of Hainan into an international free-trade port heralds a new stage of the reform and opening-up of the Chinese economy as the island boasts the potential to compete with other international ports such as Hong Kong and Singapore, experts said on Monday.
American horror film "A Quiet Place" will hit Chinese screens on May 18, according to Paramount Pictures' official Weibo account.
China's fixed-asset investment grew 7.5 percent year on year in the first quarter of this year, official data showed Tuesday.
China's retail sales of consumer goods grew 9.8 percent year on year in the first quarter of 2018, data from the National Bureau of Statistics showed on Tuesday.
The new Beichuan County, 23 kilometers from the old town demolished by the Wenchuan earthquake in 2008, was built with the assistance of eastern China's Shandong Province.
China's industrial output expanded 6.8 percent in the first quarter, slightly easing from the 7.2-percent growth in the January-February period, official data showed Tuesday.
A textile company funds a painting project that aims to present a modern view of the Yangtze's landscapes.
China's investment in property development expanded 10.4 percent year on year in the first quarter of this year, official data showed Tuesday.
China's GDP expanded 6.8 percent year on year at comparable prices in the first quarter of 2018, unchanged from the growth rate in the previous quarter, according to the National Bureau of Statistics.
About 30 aircraft across the spectrum of business aircraft are being showcased in Shanghai during the annual three-day Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition starting from Tuesday.
An international center for the UNESCO Associated Schools Network (ASPnet) will be established in south China's Sanya City, local authorities announced Monday.
A picture posted on Weibo in February of Sun training at an open-air pool in Sydney was accompanied by the message: "What are you guys doing at 5 am every day?"
The latest assault on Confucius Institutes in the United States is part of concerted efforts to limit the engagement and exchanges with China by forces hostile to China.
China has given the greenlight to "Internet hospitals" but stressed that safety is the bottom line.
The Chinese automotive investor and Geely-owner Li Shufu urged German carmaker Daimler AG to enter further strategic partnerships on Monday.
China's doctors association on Monday said it will offer legal assistance to a Guangzhou-based doctor, who faces prosecution after calling a popular Chinese medicinal liquor "poison," which has sparked controversy in China.
Hanergy Thin Film Power Group Ltd launched the second generation of its flagship product Hantile, a thin-film rooftop PV product, in Beijing on Sunday.
Ice is melting in Xingkai Lake, which runs along the border of China and Russia in northeast China’s Heilongjiang province. Stunning views of cracked ice have drawn visitors from far and wide to witness the awe inspiring scenery. The freshwater lake boasts a variety of fish and birds, as well as a large territory of wetlands. Due to its location in relatively high latitude, the lake starts to freeze from the end of November and begins to thaw from April.
British Prime Minister Theresa May refused on Monday to give lawmakers a guarantee that she would seek parliamentary approval ahead of any further strikes in Syria.
China's Ministry of Commerce on Tuesday urged the United States to create fair, just, and stable legal and policy environment for Chinese companies.
Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea, and his wife Ri Sol Ju watched the ballet "The Red Detachment of Women" performed by a visiting Chinese art troupe here Monday evening.
Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp. said in a statement on Tuesday morning that it is aware of the denial order activated by the United States Department of Commerce.
The United States is considering imposing more sanctions on Russia and the decision will be made "in the near future," said the White House on Monday.
As China's elderly population grows, the number targeted by online fraud is also increasing, according to a survey released last month by internet giant Tencent and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.
South Korea's former president Park Geun-hye has submitted to a court a document disclosing her intention to give up on an appeal against her conviction for corruption, the Yonhap reported on Monday.
China will strengthen measures to protect State security, especially its cyberspace security.
China will continue integrating healthcare services with the Internet Plus Initiative to improve the quality and efficiency of the sector under a new guideline approved by the State Council, senior officials said on Monday.
Photos taken on April 15, 2018 show a kick-off ceremony for tourism season held in Gongbo'gyamda County, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region.
Back in 1979, Xi visited Hainan with his father, Xi Zhongxun, then-Party chief of Guangdong province. When Xi visited the island again in 2013, he said Hainan has undergone dramatic changes.
With injury casting a shadow over her career, Fu Yuanhui was not her usual chirpy self at the start of the national championships in Taiyuan.
About 8.2 million students will graduate from college in China this year, a record high.
Chinese Ministry of State Security launched an online whistle-blowing platform, https://www.12339.gov.cn/, on April 15, 2018, based on laws and regulations including the Constitution of the People's Republic of China.
When most of his friends are working in the fields, 53-year-old Jiang Licun is living a life of fame on the internet.
China and Russia are developing their own precision air strike capabilities as the U.S., UK and France attacked Syria over the weekend.
Police in Shaanxi province are looking into the case of a woman who allegedly stole a classmate's student file 20 years ago and has since lived under a fake identity.
China increased its holdings of U.S. Treasury securities in February, after falling to a six-month low in January.
China's non-financial outbound direct investment (ODI) continued to see double-digit growth in the first quarter of the year, official data showed Monday.
British business leaders welcomed comments made last week by President Xi Jinping about the protection of foreign intellectual property rights in China and about the status of the Belt and Road Initiative.
Ninety-two senior officials of the State Council took an oath of allegiance to the Constitution at a ceremony Monday.
Central government officials should exercise governance in accordance with the Constitution and the law to realize development and bring more benefit to the people, Premier Li Keqiang said.
Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai Sunday urged U.S. politicians and strategists to "make the right choice at the crossroads of history" for the world's most important bilateral relations.
Xiang Junbo, former chairman of China Insurance Regulatory Commission, has been charged with taking bribes, the Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) said Monday.
The new Ministry of Emergency Management, which officially began functioning on Monday, will help integrate China's scattered disaster-relief resources to cope with the country's frequent natural disasters and accidents, experts said.
The names of 3,607 members of the Imperial Japanese Army's (IJA) clandestine Unit 731, known for conducting heinous live germ and chemical warfare experiments on thousands of Chinese victims, have been disclosed by the National Archives of Japan, a research professor said Monday.
The real targets of the U.S.-British-French missile strikes on Saturday were Syrian military facilities, including airfields, in addition to three targets announced by the United States and its allies, the Russian Defense Ministry said Monday.
Syrian air defenses responded to a missile strike, believed to be carried out by Israel, that targeted two airbases in Syria after midnight Tuesday, according to the War Media, the media wing of the Syrian army.
The Chinese mainland's Taiwan affairs chief Monday called on people across the Taiwan Strait to work together for the peaceful development of cross-Strait relations and peaceful reunification of the motherland.
Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai urged Washington to make the "right choice at the crossroads of history" for Sino-American relations during a speech at the 2018 Penn Wharton China Summit on Sunday.
China and India share extensive common interests and have a huge potential for cooperation, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Monday.
Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying on Monday said that the United States' unilateralism and trade protectionism do not just undermine the interests of China, but of all countries.
Chinese engineers have determined what caused the failure of the second flight of China's largest carrier rocket, a Long March 5, in July and have come up with corrective solutions.
Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Monday that China would cooperate with the international community in opening up and seek win-win results through cooperation.
Didi Chuxing, a major ride-sharing company from China that provides transportation services for hundreds of millions of users, on Monday was used to illustrate what is the "sharing economy" during a UN event in Geneva.
The New York Times and The New Yorker have jointly won the 2018 Pulitzer Prize for public service for their reporting on exposing powerful and wealthy sexual predators, including allegations against Hollywood movie maker Harvey Weinstein.
Former Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) James Comey said U.S. President Donald Trump is "morally unfit" to dominate the White House, in a televised interview with ABC broadcast late Sunday.
China's central State-owned enterprises saw their highest profit growth in five years as well as a drop in the ratio of liabilities compared with assets in the first quarter, the country's top SOE regulator said on Monday.
A slew of substantial opening-up measures recently announced by China, covering financial, trade and investment fields, all say one thing: China intends to be more open, and means it.