Ink painter Wen Wei's exhibition now held in Hangzhou, East China's Zhejiang province, combines her devotion to traditional Chinese painting with a love of Hangzhou's poetic scenery.
Liu Xiaodu, founding partner of architectural company Urbanus, believes cities like Shenzhen will benefit from a radical new approach to urban planning, centered around high-density, communal living spaces.
Visitors view colorful lanterns at a lantern fair for the Liuzhou international water carnival in Liuzhou, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Sept. 12, 2016.
Foreign direct investment (FDI) into the Chinese mainland rose 5.7 percent year on year in August, compared with a 1.6-percent drop in July, official data showed on Tuesday.
China on Tuesday morning initiated emergency response measures in readiness for the approaching Typhoon Meranti.
China and Russia started a joint naval drill off Guangdong Province in the South China Sea on Tuesday.
After enjoying the fresh service of new bike-lending initiative Mobike, many users have begun to complain of its flaws, reported Beijing Daily.
Fielding Chen, Bloomberg Intelligence Economist, shared her insights of how SDR-dominated bonds issuance in domestic market would be a strong force to explore the broader use of SDR and facilitate the reform of global financial system to a more balanced one in the long-run.
At least eight people were injured, with lots of property damage reported, as South Korea was hit by the country's biggest ever earthquake on Monday night, Seoul's safety ministry said.
The cake has a history of more than 200 years, dating back to the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911). Using flour, malt sugar, sesame and osmanthus flower, the cake is sweet, aromatic and crispy.
More people in Hong Kong are optimistic about the housing market on the Chinese mainland, according to a recent survey by GoHome.com.hk, an online real estate portal.
A startup company is offering an app that allows users to stay better informed about possible telephone fraud, local media in Shenzhen reported.
A new Sino-American co-produced short film "A Children's Song" has gained wide recognition from international film festivals recently to become the co-produced short film with the largest number of awards ever.
As Mid-Autumn Festival approaches, you might have bought many mooncakes. If you have had enough of conventional flavored mooncakes, these odd ones might result in something different and new, if not something that tastes good.
A survey released by China Youth Daily on Tuesday showed that over 72 percent of respondents find "filial duty" leave necessary, while over 84 percent are concerned about the new leave.
A participant performs a flyboard show during a powerboat match in Lishui River, Zhangjiajie City, Central China’s Hunan Province, Sept. 12, 2016.
Models present creations of Taoray Wang Spring/Summer 2017 collection during the New York Fashion Week in New York, the United States, Sept 12, 2016.
China plans to accelerate its development of “sponge cities” even though 19 of 30 cities in a pilot program suffered waterlogging this summer, Beijing Times reports.
An Indian villager puts flowers on the body of a female elephants after they were electrocuted next to an electricity pole at Kiranchandra Tea Garden, on the outskirts of Siliguri, on September 10, 2016.
The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) added more than 1,000 revised and updated entries, including 1,200 new senses, to its September update for people to explore.
Visitors experience VR glasses during the 13th China-ASEAN Expo in Nanning, capital of south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Sept. 12, 2016.
The recent death of a 28-year-old bridesmaid in Wenchang, Hainan province, from being forced to drink too much alcohol at a wedding banquet has stirred up public debate, the paper.cn reported on Monday.
Four executives of online video service Qvod were sentenced to up to three and a half years on Tuesday for spreading pornography for profits, according to a Beijing court ruling.
Four executives from an online video service company have been handed jail sentences ranging from three years to three years and six months for broadcasting pornography on the internet, a Beijing court said.
Imagine various kinds of sculptures put on the meadow in a park at the seaside - what a visual feast for sculpture lovers!
U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's health scare has triggered fresh speculation about her health and revived concerns about her physical fitness for running for the White House.
China's fiscal revenue rose 1.7 percent year on year to 989.4 billion yuan (224 billion U.S. dollars) in August, data from the Ministry of Finance showed Tuesday.
Law experts in China expect the government to impose severe penalties on those who grow and sell illegal genetically-modified (GM) foods.
Shenyang Minting, China's oldest mint with 120 years history, exported 6,703 medals to US for the first time on Tuesday.
The 2016 Guangzhou International Women's tennis tournament will be held on September 17-24 in Guangzhou, capital of South China's Guangdong Province.
Chinese and Russian navy soldiers exchange ideas about weapons on a Chinese naval destroyer in Zhanjiang City, South China’s Guangdong Province, Sept. 12, 2016.
For Wu Xiuju, 26, the answer was simple: she was determined to change the way the world saw her.
Police have arrested 13 people in a south China village for disrupting public order and inciting illegal assemblies, local authorities in Guangdong Province said early Tuesday.
Asian Art Week just kicked-off in New York City. One of the highlights this year: a breathtaking offering of classical Chinese furniture.
Female chengguan, or urban management officials, patrol a street in Suqian City, East China’s Jiangsu Province, Sept. 12, 2016.
Rescuers have retrieved the bodies of two men who were reported missing after a bridge collapsed Sunday in the eastern province of Jiangxi, local authorities said Tuesday.
The new Shanghai International Dance Center will celebrate its opening on Oct 1, adding one more landmark to the city's cultural map.
Farmers dry corn on a road in Zhengzhou City, the capital of Central China’s Henan Province. Drivers have complained the illegal use of the roads to dry corn has affected traffic. (Photo/IC)
Beijing has further expanded policies to stop people from purchasing homes through marriage scams, a move aimed at curbing the hot property market, reported Securities Daily.
Chinese private courier companies are stepping up capacity-building in the air cargo sector amid fierce competition in conventional land transport, the Economic Information Daily reported on Tuesday.
Relics from the Longxing Temple in East China are exhibited in Beijing ahead of the World Congress of Art History
Children show moon cakes made by themselves to greet the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival at a kindergarten in Hefei, capital of east China's Anhui Province, Sept. 12, 2016.
Sales of new homes fell to a three-month low in Shanghai last week but the average cost remained high, according to latest market data.
A dozen Soviet-style houses built in the early 1950s in Shanghai's Yangpu District will be preserved and turned into innovative stores, offices and exhibition halls, the city’s top planning body said yesterday.
A 67-year-old female tourist from Hunan Province who jumped off a cruise ship heading to Japan and South Korea from Shanghai remains missing.
A Shanghai woman gave birth to a son this year and used the blood from his umbilical cord to save the life of her daughter, who was suffering from leukemia. Yesterday a successful stem cell transplantation was carried out in Suzhou.
Four top universities in Shanghai yesterday announced a uniform evaluation process of high school students for the next academic year.
A suicide suspect accused of setting off homemade explosives in Shanghai Pudong airport last June has been arrested for causing an explosion, Pudong People’s Procuratorate said yesterday.
Forestry police examine ivory and rhino horn products seized after breaking up a criminal ring in Xuchang City, Central China’s Henan Province, Sept. 12, 2016.
Nineteen Vietnamese suspects in two gangs have been detained for stealing more than 300,000 yuan ($50,000) worth of garments from local shopping malls, Shanghai police said yesterday.
Polluted and smelly rivers are to be a thing of the past for Shanghai.
More than 70 suspected scam merchants have been detained in two separate cases that ensnared at least 11 local citizens, city police said yesterday.
Students leave their school after an earthquake in Ulsan, South Korea, Sept. 12, 2016.
Cao Ningning secured China's third table tennis gold medal at the Rio Paralympics by winning the men's singles class 5 final on Monday.
Tourists enjoy themselves amid sunflowers at a park in Heping District in Shenyang, capital of northeast China's Liaoning Province, Sept. 12, 2016.
China's Zhang Bian won her third straight Paralympic singles table tennis class 5 title on Monday, defeating compatriot Gu Gai in the final.
China's Zhang Li clinched her second gold medal of the Rio Paralympics on Monday by winning the women's 50m freestyle S5 final.
A woman shows a bag of banknotes, mostly one yuan ($0.15) and five yuan notes, which she plans to use to buy a house in Nanyang City, Central China’s Henan Province, Sept. 12, 2016.
China's Ge Yang rallied from two sets to one down to win his fifth Paralympic table tennis title in Rio on Monday.
The double-track work permits, involving border entrance work permit and foreign experts work permit for overseas employees in China, will soon be streamlined into one system
China secured their second archery gold medal of the Rio Paralympics when Ai Xinliang and Zhou Jiamin beat Britain's Jodie Grinham and John Stubbs 151-143 in the mixed team compound event in Rio.
China's Li Guizhi set a new world record to win gold in the women's 50m freestyle S11 at the Rio Paralympics on Monday.
Ahead of this year's traditional Mid-Autumn Festival, China Central Television has unveiled the setlist for its annual gala concert marking the holiday.
China's Cheng Jiao powered home to easily win the women's 150m individual medley SM4 at the Rio Paralympics on Monday.
Xue Juan secured China's fifth table tennis gold medal of the Rio Paralympics with a straight sets victory over compatriot Li Qian in the final of the women's singles class 3 on Monday.
An exhibition of 105 cultural relics selected from the collection of the Potala Palace started in Lhasa, capital of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, Sept. 12, 2016.
Investment in China's property sector rose 5.4 percent year on year in the first eight months of 2016, slightly higher than 5.3 percent registered during the Jan.-July period, official data showed Tuesday.
China has issued a white paper hailing new progress made in protecting human rights as China bolsters the rule of law across the board.
China's fixed-asset investment grew 8.2 percent year on year in August, up by 4.3 percentage points from the last month, official data showed on Tuesday.
China and Russia have begun a high-level navy drill today in the South China Sea, off Guangdong province. The Chinese military says it's aimed at enhancing the ability to counter common security threats.
China's value-added industrial output, an important economic indicator, expanded 6.3 percent year on year in August, official data showed Tuesday.
China's retail sales of consumer goods grew 10.6 percent year on year in August, accelerating from the 10.2-percent growth in July, official data showed on Tuesday.
Scientists at Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center are preparing to launch the country's second space laboratory. The Long March 2F carrier rocket will take the Tiangong-2 space lab into orbit within the next few days.
China's fixed-asset investment by the private sector increased 2.1 percent in the first eight months, unchanged from the growth seen in the Jan.-July period, official data showed Tuesday.
China and Russia on Monday vowed to strengthen communication, consultation and coordination in strategic security areas.
Muslims in China's northwest Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region are also marking Eid al-Adha with the religious ritual, "qurban".
A visitor plays a game on a train in Dunhuang City, Northwest China’s Gansu Province, Sept. 12, 2016.
Jin Ningyun, chairman of Guangxi Construction Engineering Group, hopes to, literally, achieve sweet results at the ongoing China-ASEAN Expo: deals to build three sugar refineries in Thailand.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov on Monday exchanged views over phone on the recent nuclear test conducted by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and a new U.S.-Russia deal on cease-fire in Syria.
The Chinese Air Force on Monday sent multiple aircraft models to the West Pacific, via the Bashi Strait, for a routine combat simulation drill at sea, a spokesperson said.
Fourteen Chinese businesswomen made it into the Fortune magazine's latest list of the 50 Most Powerful Women released on Monday.
On Monday, Muslims in China welcomed Corban Festival, also known as Eid al-Adha or the feast of the sacrifice.
Around 10,000 people employed in hospitality and tourism in Taiwan took to the streets in downtown Taipei on Monday, demanding the island's authorities respond to the ailing industry, which has seen Chinese mainland visitors plummet in recent months.
Mooncake models made with 3D printing technology in Yangzhou University in Yangzhou City, East China’s Jiangsu Province, Sept. 12, 2016.
China and Canada on Monday pledged to strengthen security cooperation at a high-level dialogue held in Beijing.
The 18th Shanghai International Arts Festival will take place from October 12 to November 15, featuring about 50 stage performances from home and abroad, as well as various art exhibitions and forums.
A Russian fleet arrived in Zhanjiang on Monday, with Chinese naval forces gathering for a joint drill. The "Joint Sea 2016" drill will go ahead between September 12 and 19 in the South China Sea, off Guangdong.
The profitability of Chinese baijiu makers recovered last year, according to a report published by the World Alcoholic Beverage Alliance on Monday.
Alibaba's popular online payment affiliate Alipay said it would start to charge users extra commission for making transfer from their account balance into their debit cards starting October 12, following similar moves of its rival Tencent's WeChat Pay earlier this year.
Princeton University remains the best private university in the U.S., according to the latest U.S. News & World Report college rankings, and the University of California Berkeley.
It is eight o'clock on a clear morning in Shifosi, a small town in central China's Henan Province. Mutuwulla Mutallip, a 53-year-old Uygur from northwest China's Xinjiang, has just arrived to his stall at the local jade fair, which is already swarming with merchants and buyers.
China's venture capital and private equity investors are facing challenges due to dying deals and difficulties in cashing out, according to the chief of Zero2IPO Group.
More than 3,400 suspects have been seized in a police campaign to crack down on online crime.
Dancers from the U.S. perform while suspended over the side of a cliff in the Tianmen mountains in Zhangjiajie, Hunan province, on Sunday.
China and the Netherlands signed a social insurance agreement on Monday that will exempt company personnel sent to work in each other's countries from mandatory social insurance contributions.
Senior officials from northeast China's Liaoning province marketed shares of seven State-owned enterprises to private investors on Monday in order to balance the province's fragile social security accounts.
Yoga fans practice at a sinkhole named as Moon Rock in Daoxian County of central China's Hunan Province, Sept. 11, 2016. More than 50 Yoga fans came to the Moon Rock sinkhole to practice Yoga and relax on Sunday.
Visitors view the exhibits during a preview of the Silk Road (Dunhuang) International Culture Expo in in Dunhuang, northwest China's Gansu Province, Sept. 12, 2016. The expo will be held in Dunhuang from Sept. 20 to Oct. 10.
The U.S. Commerce Department on Monday announced its preliminary affirmative determination in the antidumping duty investigation against imports of stainless steel sheets and strips from China, signaling that it may pose punitive duties on the products.
From ceramic whales and starfish to photos of ocean scenes, the ongoing Ocean Seasons art exhibition at Beijing's Four Seasons hotel is looking to bring the ocean to the landlocked capital.
The main teaching building of Wuhan University in Central China's Hubei province was demolished with explosives on Friday.
Finnish airline Finnair has joined the carriers worldwide that have banned the use of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 use and charging on their flights.
Shanghai police have detained seven real estate agents for spreading rumors about the government introducing new home purchase restrictions, which led to a jump in divorce rates and a property buying frenzy in the city.
Shanghai's marriage-related industries like wedding planning and photography services have been thriving in recent years.
Tesla Motors, Inc. on Monday announced software upgrade for the Autopilot mode of its electric vehicles, turning an onboard radar into a primary control sensor.