China's central bank said it will tighten regulations on domestic investors' participation in overseas transactions of "initial coin offerings" (ICOs) and virtual currency as risks are still high in the sector.
An ice dragon boat race kicked off on Feb. 3 in Changchun, northeast China's Jilin Province.
Southwest China's Tibet autonomous region saw its foreign trade rebound in 2017.
Nissan Motor Co's Chinese joint venture plans to sell at least 1.17 million vehicles in 2018, up 5.3 percent from a year earlier, the Japanese automaker's local partner Dongfeng Motor Corp said Saturday.
The car industry is on the cusp of major changes but being conservative, those changes are slow to roll-out.
A girl holds a thermos and carries a schoolbag on her back as she runs to board a train for southwestern Chongqing at a railway station in Fuzhou City, East China’s Fujian Province, Feb. 1, 2018.
Photo taken on Feb. 3, 2018 shows the night view of Daming Lake in Jinan, capital of east China's Shandong Province.
Chinese auto maker First Automobile Works Group (FAW) exported 40,000 vehicles in 2017, representing robust growth of 92.7 percent from the previous year.
China's National Equities Exchange and Quotation (NEEQ), also known as the "new third board," saw 24 new small and medium-sized enterprises this week.
Canadian entertainment company Cirque du Soleil will establish a strong and long-term presence in China to share its creativity with as many people as possible in the country, the company's public relations manager Stephanie Morissette said.
An incessant flow of people entering and leaving the main pavilion at Havana's International Book Fair clearly indicates the people's strong interest in this year's featured guest country: China.
Groundhog Club co-handler Al Dereume holds Punxsutawney Phil, the weather prognosticating groundhog, during the 132nd celebration of Groundhog Day on Gobbler's Knob in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, Feb. 2, 2018.
Data from more than 6,000 major sewage outlets in the Yangtze River basin will be shared online with local environmental protection departments to better curb pollution.
Staff serve foreign guests at the platform of the Guangzhou Railway Station in the late 1970s.
An F-15SG fighter aircraft (C) and two F-16 fighter jets rehearse for the Singapore Airshow near Singapore, Jan. 17, 2018.
One person has died after being attacked by wild elephants in southwest China's Yunnan Province, local authorities said Monday.
China will release a national rural vitalization strategic program (2018-2022) to implement policies under the "No. 1 central document" this year.
People crowd around the carcass of a 17 meter long sperm whale washed ashore in Bombana Regency, Southeast Sulawesi Province, Indonesia, Feb. 2, 2018.
With total box office takings of 553 million yuan ($87.8 million) as of Sunday noon, Aamir Khan's Secret Superstar is the most successful imported movie on the Chinese mainland of 2018 so far.
The Chinese navy and telecommunication corporations are cooperating to upgrade communications on some South China Sea islands and reefs, the official People's Liberation Army (PLA) Daily reported.
A traditional "100-meter-long banquet" was held on Feb. 4 in Hunan Province as locals welcome lunar Spring and greet newlyweds.
People held traditional activities to celebrate "Lichun", the first of the 24 solar terms on the Chinese lunar calendar, in Changsha, Hunan Province on Feb. 4, including reading spring lyrics, worshipping the God of Grain, "beating the spring cattle" by using a colorful club, and children practicing archery.
A strawberry grown in Central China weighed in at a whopping 120 grams, media reported Sunday.
Eight people were killed and ten others were hospitalized by a gas leak at an iron works in south China's Guangdong Province, local authorities said Monday.
Chinese smartphone manufacturers wrapped up 2017 on a strong note, capturing three of the top spots on International Data Corp's (IDC) Top Five Smartphone Company list and substantially outpacing dominant global players in shipment growth.
A pop-up store featuring creative souvenirs from the Palace Museum opened in Beijing’s Sanlitun shopping area earlier this week, aiming to promote traditional Chinese culture.
Randall Margraves, father of three victims of Larry Nassar, left, lunges at Nassar, Feb. 2, 2018, in Eaton County Circuit Court in Charlotte, Michigan.
An explosion ripped through a fireworks factory in southeast China's Jiangxi Province on Monday morning, local media have reported.
Agriculture, rural community and farmer-related issues remain China's top priorities for the 15th consecutive year as the country charts a road map for rural vitalization.
A picture taken on Feb. 3, 2018, shows the site of a downed Russian Sukhoi-25 fighter jet in Syria's northwest province of Idlib. Syrian rebels shot down a Russian warplane on Saturday and killed its pilot on the ground after he ejected from the plane, Russia's defense ministry and Syrian rebels said.
Migrant workers in Chengdu caught attention on social media for their practical choice of travel accessory - buckets.
Austrian and Chinese officials, winter sports entrepreneurs and experts gathered at a conference at a ski resort in Jilin city, Northeast China’s Jilin province, on Friday to discuss the development of China’s winter sports.
An Amtrak passenger train that was diverted onto a side track slams into a parked freight train in South Carolina, Feb. 4, 2018.
Feathery frost pattern forms on a pane of glass due to temperature differences between inside and outside air in a house in Jinan City, the capital of East China’s Shandong Province, Feb. 4, 2018.
While millions of Chinese have recently become obsessed with a mobile game about a traveling frog, a man in Chongqing has been raising amphibians as pets for years -- and has turned his hobby into a promising business, according to Monday's China Daily.
Contestants spare no effort to row during an ice dragon boat race on frozen Jingyue Lake in Changchun City, the capital of Northeast China’s Jilin Province, Feb. 3, 2018.
Employees of Beijing Train Services work in a production base, Feb. 2, 2018.
It looks just like any other bananas, except that its peel is edible.
Mobile gaming is growing stronger in China, accounting for over half of the total game sales in 2017, according to a report carried by Monday's China Daily.
A total of 80 athletes from 20 countries including Canada, the U.S., Russia and China participated the 2018 UIAA Ice Climbing World Cup in Hohhot City, capital of north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Regionon, on Friday.
The earliest known landscape mural from the Tang Dynasty (618-907) was unearthed in northwest China's Shaanxi Province, the Shaanxi Institute of Archaeology said.
The narrowest hutong in Beijing, it was once the financial center of the capital, home to numerous private banks.
Shanghai has established sister-city or friendly exchange relationships with the City of London, Liverpool and Greater London in Britain and has carried out productive cooperation and exchange with these cities.
The Vancouver Canucks and Los Angeles Kings made history last fall by squaring off in the first National Hockey League preseason games ever played in China.
The 2008 Beijing Olympic stadium not only captivated world attention but also inspired architects closer to home.
Greater cooperation between universities and businesses is essential to nurture future generations of artificial intelligence talent in China, according to an expert.
Sri Lankan officials want a longer period to negotiate a free trade agreement (FTA) with China as they are concerned about the economic impact of a rushed deal on their small economy.
China's central bank skipped open market operations Monday to maintain stable liquidity in the banking system.
On an industrial estate next to Heathrow Airport, workers sort through disposable cups and glasses of all shapes and sizes－among them coffee cups discarded in street bins by Londoners on their way to work and pint-size containers left on beer-stained stadium floors by soccer fans.
Women players vie for the 10,000 yuan prize money in a mobile games competition organized by a shopping mall in Taiyuan, capital of North China's Shanxi province. Most of China's mobile game players were born in the 1990s and 2000s
A Chinese investment group is reportedly in advanced talks to buy Goodbody, the UK's second-largest stockbroker, for about 100 million pounds ($141 million), The Sunday Times reported.
Sohu Focus, an internet-based housing data provider, has entered the long-term apartment rental segment.
Tianjin-based Tiens Group's staff take a selfie in Nice, France, during a custom-designed company tour. (Photo provided to China Daily)
China's leading bus manufacturer Foton Motor Group has broken into the Philippine automotive industry's list of top 10 performers.
The line, which runs between Xi'an, in Shaanxi province and Zhengzhou, in Henan province, carries more than 300 trains a day.
Nearly 100 students from China and U.S. met together and enjoyed themselves at the event of learning and experiencing Chinese traditional culture as the Chinese Lunar New Year is coming.
The soldiers are on duty for eighteen hours a day at the station to ensure passenger safety during this year's Spring Festival travel rush. The travel rush started on February 1, and will last until March 12.
About 130 kilometers from the nearest town, Akyaz Valley is an important winter grazing place for herders in Zhaosu County, Xinjiang.
China will launch an anti-dumping and anti-subsidy investigation into imports of sorghum grown in the U.S., the Ministry of Commerce said on Sunday.
British Prime Minister Theresa May made an official visit to China from Jan. 31 to Feb. 2 and launched an in-depth discussion with China on promoting the "golden era", the Belt and Road Initiative and the deepening of trade cooperation.
Children "whip" the figure of an ox with a wicker stick at the Ancient Observatory in Beijing, Feb 4, 2018.
An Egyptian archaeological mission has discovered an Old Kingdom tomb of a lady called "Hetpet" who was a top official in the royal palace during the end of the Fifth Dynasty, according to Egyptian authorities Saturday.
Soon after the Christmas lights were removed from Stroget, the main shopping street in Copenhagen, Denmark, the night there was aglow again on Jan. 20 with hundreds of lanterns hanging above the street.
The central government has devoted its first policy document of 2018, usually referred to as the "No.1 central document," to protecting farmers' land rights in rural development efforts and the urbanization process.
Clowns attend the annual Grimaldi Memorial Service at the All Saints church in east London on February 4, 2018. The service takes place to celebrate the father of modern clowning, Joseph Grimaldi, who died in 1837.
In a matter of weeks, China has seen its image upgraded from the “revisionist state” portrayed in the United States National Security Strategy to what U.S. State Secretary Rex Tillerson calls a “new imperialist power” “reminiscent of European colonialism”.
The All-China Journalists Association canceled the candidacy of 92 news stories for the nation's top journalism awards in 2016 and 2017 for fabrication.
Three Chinese companies were among the world's top five smartphone vendors in the fourth quarter of last year, according to a report released by the International Data Corporation (IDC).
The People's Bank of China (PBOC) will take regulatory measures against the use of overseas virtual currency exchange platforms, the Financial News newspaper, which is affiliated with the PBOC.
Parents are increasingly worried about their children’s indulgence in mobile games, a report by the city’s teenager hotline suggested.
A local design college has given a futuristic look to a street in an old downtown residential community in Shanghai.
Scientists from the Canadian University of Waterloo have developed a new algorithm to help first responders offer better assistance to elderly people during natural disasters such as hurricane or floods.
The main pavilion of Shanghai’s Jade Buddha Temple reopened to public over the weekend.
A University of Oklahoma astrophysics team has discovered a population of planets beyond the Milky Way galaxy.
Police in Ankang county, Northwest China's Shaanxi Province have broken up an online gun-selling gang, seizing 53 suspects together with 38 imitation guns and some 30,000 bullets.
A homecoming-themed short film commissioned by Apple and purportedly shot entirely with an iPhone X has touched people in China as they prepare for family reunions over the New Year holidays.
Chinese travel to the European country is recovering, following a slump attributed to terrorist attacks in recent years.
Apple will offer free repairs to owners of iPhone 7 models which show "no service" connection problems, the U.S. technology giant said on its website during the weekend.
The 140-member orchestra of the DPRK is going to perform on February 8 and 11 in Seoul and east-coast city of Gangneung in South Korea.
Chinese tourism connections with South Korea look dim for the Chinese Spring Festival later this month, with tours to South Korean destinations still suspended by China's leading travel agencies.
A traditional "1,000-meter-long banquet" was held over the weekend in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality as locals welcome the Lunar New Year.
China's latest campaign against gang-related crimes will prioritize targeting officials who serve as "protective umbrellas" and gangsters at the grassroots level, which experts said will play a key role in consolidating the country's political power particularly at the local level.
A comprehensive exploration system, including facilities used from underground to the air, has been formed in China and the country is stepping up the development of an intelligent drilling guide system to explore deep oil resources.
All Chinese cities at the county level or above will disclose safety conditions of drinking water this year as the country makes further efforts in curbing water pollution, the environmental minister said.
As China's national supervision commission is expected to be established at the first session of the 13th National People's Congress (NPC) in March, graft-busters have been polishing new "weapons" to enhance supervision.
The yuan has continued its rising trend in 2018 and a domestic trader told the Global Times on Sunday that he feared it might soon cause negative effects for his exporting business.
China's push toward further opening-up promises to be a game-changer that could help usher in a new era in global trade, international cooperation and globalization, experts said.
China has planned a three-year program for more blue skies across the country.
China is planning a three-year scheme to control air pollution and find solutions to reduce smog in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region, the Yangtze River Delta in eastern China and Fenhe-Weihe area in northern China.
China has launched an anti-dumping and anti-subsidy investigation into imports of sorghum grown in the U.S., the Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) said in a statement on Sunday.
The U.S. defining China as a threat in its latest nuclear posture review is an excuse to develop even more nuclear weapons when Washington already possesses the world's strongest deterrent.
China's central leadership released on Sunday a package of policies as the "No 1 Central Document" of the year, charting the road map for rural vitalization.
A ceremony was held Sunday at a military base in southwest China's Guizhou Province to mourn the air force servicemen who lost their lives in a recent military plane crash.
China will further improve air quality under a three-year plan that will provide residents in 338 cities more good-air days－accounting for 80 percent of the year－and lower pollution levels by 2020, Li Ganjie, minister of environmental protection, said at a weekend conference.
China released a package of policies on Sunday, charting the roadmap for rural vitalization.
In January, the follower of a micro blog dedicated to fighting the sexual abuse of children in China, posted a report claiming a man was suspected of molesting children under the guise of childrenswear models. An in-depth media investigation subsequently found a criminal chain producing and selling child pornography.
At least two people were killed and another 70 injured after an Amtrak passenger train collided with a freight train in the southeastern U.S. state of South Carolina early Sunday, officials said.
Environmental impact assessment reports are necessary for almost all infrastructure and construction projects, and they have undoubtedly become a hotbed of corruption, with some local environmental protection department officials or their superiors treating the reports as an excuse for seeking bribes from the contractors.
China on Sunday released a package of policies as the "No. 1 central document" of the year, calling for rural vitalization as part of the country's great rejuvenation.
Technological innovation and training are the most important factors for transforming China's forces "into a world-class military," experts noted.
China will further open up its banking sector to foreign investments. It will ease restrictions on foreign banks so they could have easier access to the local market and start business operations in the country, according to the China Banking Regulatory Commission.
The top legislator of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) will lead its high-ranking delegation to South Korea to attend the PyeongChang Winter Olympics, Seoul's unification ministry said Sunday.
An ancient artifact suspected to be a type of boat-shaped coffin popular two millennia ago in China has been unearthed in southwestern Sichuan Province, authorities said Sunday.
A 6.4-magnitude earthquake jolted waters near Hualien County of Taiwan at 9:56 p.m. Sunday (Beijing Time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
China's banking regulators have imposed a fine of 52.5 million yuan (about 8.33 million U.S. dollars) on 19 banking institutions over a pledge loan fraud case in the country's central Shaanxi and Henan provinces.