President Xi Jinping on Monday asked the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the embassy in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea to take "all necessary means" immediately to handle a major road accident there involving Chinese tourists.
China's security official Guo Shengkun will attend an international meeting in Russia, and visit Romania and Poland from April 23 to 30, Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Lu Kang announced Monday.
Yang Shu is promptly up at seven in the morning, finishes her breakfast and grabs her mobile phone before heading to work. On the 40-minute subway trip, she indulges in the highlight of her day: reading.
The State Council announced the appointment and removal of several senior officials Monday.
Beijing will establish two intellectual property protection centers this year, according to the information office of the Beijing municipal government.
China imported 3.25 million tons of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in March, up 64.2 percent year on year, data from the country's customs authority showed Monday.
A Chinese version of Aristophanes' comedy "The Birds" will be performed at the National Center for the Performing Arts (NCPA) starting Thursday.
Republic of Korea (ROK) president Moon Jae-in and the leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un will hold an official dinner at the Panmunjom joint security area during their historic summit, Cheong Wa Dae spokesman Kwun Hyuk-ki said on Monday.
A delegation representing more than 120 Chinese makers of construction machinery and parts will attend the Intermat construction trade show in Paris from Monday to Saturday.
Marco Montesini from Spain competes in the European Stone Stacking Championships 2018 in Dunbar, Scotland, April 22, 2018.
An elevated railway line opened Monday in Qingdao, a port city in east China's Shandong Province, as part of the city's metro system.
China's agricultural sector made a good start in the first quarter of 2018, but challenges and uncertainty remain, a senior official said Monday.
The number of surviving South Korean victims to Japan's wartime sex slavery fell to 28 as another one passed away Monday.
The sixth China-Japan-South Korea Professional Pair Go Championship, which will draw 16 of the three countries' top players, will begin on May 3 in Hefei, capital of East China's Anhui Province.
A group of Russian military inspectors will visit a designated district in Britain and receive briefings there about military activities by the British side, a senior Russian military official said Monday.
The Dalian Naval Academy holds a parade to celebrate the 69th anniversary of the PLA Navy, April 23, 2018.
Images taken from monitoring videos shows bar-headed geese, one of the world's highest-flying birds, at Bande Lake on the headwaters of the Yangtze River.
Chinese scientists have discovered a nanomaterial that reduces the lead levels in rice, potentially helping improve the quality of rice, and ensuring food safety.
Top nuclear envoys of South Korea and Japan held talks in Seoul on Monday ahead of the summit between South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) later this week, South Korea's foreign ministry said.
Chinese travel-information website Qyer and Quriosity Studio recently co-released the short-video series, Encounter, about the daily lives of locals in 11 countries.
Participants in a reading competition at a book store in Taiyuan City, the capital of North China's Shanxi Province, April 22, 2018.
The first customized Hongqi L5, or "Red Flag," China's homegrown car brand, has been bought by Chinese tycoon Cao Dewang, founder and head of the world's top auto glass manufacturer Fuyao Glass.
A close examination of 3.6-million- year old hominin footprints discovered in Laetoli, Tanzania, suggests human ancestors evolved the hallmark trait of extended leg, human-like bipedalism substantially earlier than previously thought.
A flock of bar-headed geese rest around Bande Lake in Qinghai on April 21, 2018. The waterfowl bird is one of the highest flying geese that keep on migrating from one place to place. It is said that they can fly up and over the Himalaya in only about eight hours.
China officially launched the selection of its third batch of astronauts on Monday, and is expected to select about 17 to 18 trainees, including women, an official closely related to manned space announced.
The new terminal at Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport, to be opened on Thursday, is expected to fortify the southern Chinese city's status as an aviation hub.
Watch as robotic bartenders mix your drinks at Bionic Bar on Royal Caribbean's Quantum of the Seas cruise ship!
Tencent Music Entertainment Group is planning to file an initial public offering for the second half of 2018, following the successful debut of the company's European counterpart, Spotify Technology SA.
The world's largest sperm bank has recently warned the European Union (EU) that access to donor sperms must be improved to reinvigorate the continent's birth rates, media reported.
Hollywood sci-fi monster film "Rampage" continued to lead the Chinese box office, earning a total of 658 million yuan (about 105 million U.S. dollars) as of late Sunday, according to Maoyan, a major film database in China.
Major casualties involving Chinese tourists were reported after a serious traffic accident in DPRK's North Hwanghae Province on Sunday night, according to Chinese foreign ministry.
At the end of this month, April 30, Beijing will be abuzz with GRAMMY winners and nominees in the country's first ever GRAMMY Festival.
The library is one of the richest and oldest in the world and contains 170,000 works and some 2,100 original medieval handwritten manuscripts, including the earliest-known architectural plan drawn on parchment.
Children play in front of a community center for teenagers in Yingxiu Town, Wenchuan County, Southwest China's Sichuan Province, April 22, 2018.
The Foreign Ministry website said in a Monday release that the Democratic People's Republic of Korea had briefed the Chinese embassy on Sunday night that a serious traffic accident involving Chinese tourists had occurred on Sunday.
A wearable smartphone is on display at the first Digital China Summit in Fuzhou City, East China's Fujian Province, April 22, 2018.
South Korean military has stopped blaring loudspeaker broadcast against the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) early on Monday, ahead of the inter-Korean summit later this week, according to Seoul's defense ministry.
Pakistan has been playing an active role in SCO since becoming a full member in June last year.
Chinese internet giant Alibaba refers new retail to a fresh mindset, aiming to provide a better solution through integrating brands, platforms and retailers and connecting consumers online and offline.
In light of World Book Day (April 23), Amazon China, one of the largest online booksellers, released its 2018 Reading Report on April 20, showing the country’s continued interest in reading and new trends among Chinese readers.
Japanese cherry trees stand in full bloom as people young and old visit the Bispebjerg Cemetery in Copenhagen, Denmark, April 20, 2018.
Japan's Toshiba Corp has decided it will cancel the planned $18.6 billion sale of its memory chip unit if it does not get approval from China's anti-monopoly regulator by May.
French President Emmanuel Macron is preparing for a three-day transatlantic trip starting Monday at the invitation of his American counterpart Donald Trump against the backdrop of a complicated international situation.
India has sought more space in China's entertainment industry, in a sign of growing confidence in its cinematic exports to the country.
Britain's Queen Elizabeth waves during a special concert "The Queen's Birthday Party" to celebrate her 92nd birthday at the Royal Albert Hall in London, Britain, April 21, 2018.
Fifteen films have been selected as finalists and await the jury's decision.
Chinese President Xi Jinping urged solid efforts to further spread the experience of east China's Zhejiang Province in building a beautiful countryside with pleasant living environment, and elevate the sense of gain and happiness of all rural residents.
On this year's World Book and Copyright Day, we select 10 books from President Xi Jinping's bookshelves to help you understand today's China better.
Mario Abdo Benitez, the candidate from Paraguay's ruling Colorado Party, won the presidential election on Sunday, data released by the country's election tribunal showed.
The Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security issued China's first electronic social security card on Sunday to a woman surnamed Liu from Qingdao, Shandong Province, during the 1st Digital China Summit in Fuzhou, indicating that social security cards have connected online and offline functions.
Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson formally apologized on Sunday for historic discrimination against residents of Chinese descent as part of a larger Chinatown Culture Day event.
Chinese People's Liberation Army Navy was first built on April 23, 1949, after facing the stigma of constantly being defeated at sea since the first British invasion of China in 1840. The last 69 years have witnessed China's effort and development to gradually shape its maritime defense system by commissioning a series of advanced vessels.
Apolong, China's first driverless electric microbus, is free for members of the public to test ride at the Fuzhou Strait International Conference and Exhibition Center, the main venue of the first Digital China Summit in Fuzhou, capital of Southeast China's Fujian Province, April 22, 2018.
Covering about 2,250 square kilometers, the lake and its surrounding area have long been renowned for scenic landscapes and abundant aquatic resources－acclaimed as "the land teaming with fish and rice".
Dogs wear cute clothes at an event held at a real estate project in Jiangning District, Nanjing City, the capital of East China's Jiangsu Province, April 21, 2018. The complex integrates rural scenery and village charms into the design of the housing development.
Two giant pandas, born in Japan and Spain respectively, attracted thousands of visitors at Qianlingshan Park in Guiyang in southwest China's Guizhou Province on Sunday.
Ten years have gone by since the devastating earthquake in Southwest China's Sichuan province, and a boy who held a banner to thank military personnel for help then has grown up and become a medical university student.
The 8th Beijing International Film Festival came to a close on the evening of Sunday, April 22. The Best Feature Film award goes to "Scary Mother."
As a founding member of the league, Liaoning finally got the CBA champion they want after 22 years waiting.
With the onset of spring season, over 346 mountaineers are attempting to climb the world's highest peak Qomolangma on May.
As demand for top-level talent rises across China, the executive recruitment industry has been developing rapidly and is expected to continue growing.
Business executives attending the first Digital China Summit in Fuzhou are optimistic about China's growing role as a leading internet power, which is particularly driven by the government's open attitude and supporting policies.
As part of economic development program, Saudi Arabia's newly-installed Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman launched a major entertainment industry initiative that has Hollywood rolling out the red carpet for him.
China's Lyu Haotian scored a surprise 10-5 victory over Marco Fu in his first appearance at the final stages of the World Championship in Sheffield on Sunday.
Downtown Flushing, Queens, is home to the second largest Chinatown in New York City, and often dubbed as heaven for regional Chinese specialties including Henanese pot stickers, fiery Sichuan chicken, Xinjiang lamb kebabs and fresh tofu.
The following reading list consists of 6 books, 4 in English and the others in Chinese, about China and Chinese culture. Written by distinguished scholars, they offer a comprehensive introduction on the cultural root and outlook of China.
China is toughening supervision on the banking and insurance sector with solid progress made in the first quarter of the year, according to China's top banking and insurance regulator.
Reading has started to become a lifestyle choice for many Chinese, says Liu Shu, vice-president of Kindle Content at Amazon China, when she released the 2018 Amazon China Reading Report on Wednesday.
China will step up efforts to develop a group of state-owned enterprises (SOEs) with international dominance and influence, the chief of China's top SOE watchdog said Saturday.
China is expected to increase its soybean planting area this year due to a pro-production policy, according to a panel of experts with the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs.
High-quality development founded on innovation and high-tech industries is the focal point of a newly released plan for the Xiongan New Area.
China plans more measures to lower business costs this year, according to the National Development and Reform Commission.
Chinese technology companies are investing heavily in all aspects of the chip-making sector, giving them a chance to surpass their Western peers in "new emerging tracks" such as artificial intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things.
Two giant pandas "Haibang" and "Xingbao" that have returned from Japan and Spain respectively met the public Sunday at Qianlingshan Park in Guiyang.
China Post released the third set of stamps featuring the literature Dream of the Red Mansion and its characters.
Photo taken by China's unmanned submersible Qianlong III on April 20, 2018 shows deep-sea fish.
The aircraft carrier CNS Liaoning leads its battle group on its first combat exercise in the western Pacific on Friday.
Sometimes, business can be fun when fun is the business. Operators of claw doll grabber machines in China will probably agree.
China has received information about the U.S. hoping to visit China and discuss economic and trade issues, and China welcomes the decision, said Chinese Ministry of Commerce in a statement on Sunday.
Global insurance company Allianz announced recently that it will expand its entertainment insurance business to the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong, in a bid to fill a void in the region's booming film and performance industry.
The closing ceremony of the eighth annual Beijing International Film Festival (BIFF) lifted its curtain on Sunday at the Yanqi Lake International Convention and Exhibition Center, gathering a star-studded lineup on the red carpet.
Regulators have agreed to quadruple the daily transaction limits of the Stock Connect links between the bourses in the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong.
Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Sunday met with former Myanmar President U Thein Sein, vowing to promote the development of the China-Myanmar economic corridor.
The Republic of Korea (ROK) announced Monday that it has stopped propaganda broadcasts over the border with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) ahead of inter-Korean summit talks this week.
Preparation work for the construction of China's fifth Antarctic station has been completed, scientists on the icebreaker Xuelong (Snow Dragon) said on Saturday, after the country's 34th national scientific expedition to Earth's southern polar region.
A show that highlights China’s first dynasty through ancient art excavated from the first emperor’s mausoleum — some of which has never been seen before in the United States — opens Friday at the Cincinnati Art Museum.
China's online retail sales maintained high-speed growth in the first quarter, official data has showed.
Diamonds in a meteorite that exploded over Sudan in 2008 provide compelling evidence of a "lost planet" that once existed at least four billion years ago in our solar system, according to a press release from Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL) on Sunday.
Nabi Tajima, a Japanese woman believed to have been the world's oldest person, has died at the age of 117 in southwestern Japan, local media reported Sunday.
Russian telecom watchdog Roskomnadzor said Sunday that it has banned a number of Google IP addresses that allow instant messaging service Telegram to escape blockage in Russia over user data disputes.
More than 4,000 fugitives suspected of economic crimes, including 800 corrupt officials, have returned to face trial from more than 90 countries and regions since March 2015, the beginning of the SkyNet operation.
Hanover Fair, the world's leading industrial trade show, opened on Sunday, as German Chancellor Angela Merkel stressed the importance of free trade.
Chinese technology companies should ramp up their efforts in technological innovation as part of a broader push required by the country's top leader to cultivate new driving forces and achieve self-reliance in key technologies.
China will further enhance peace and security cooperation with the AU, the Chinese ambassador to the AU said on Sunday.
Authorities in Hainan on Sunday imposed tougher restrictions on property purchasing that applies to the entire territory of the southern island province.
China's centrally administered State-owned enterprises (central SOEs) are expected to see more mergers and acquisitions (M&As), particularly in the fields of key strategic industries, environmental protection and shared technology platforms.
A political settlement is the only way out of the ongoing Syrian crisis, China's Special Envoy for Syria Xie Xiaoyan said on Sunday.
The Trump administration may have had not expected that its human rights report about the rest of the world would backfire so badly after it was released last Friday.
President Xi Jinping and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold an informal meeting on Friday and Saturday in Wuhan, Hubei province, State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Sunday.
The death toll from a suicide attack in Afghan capital of Kabul has risen to 52 with 112 others wounded, a spokesman of the Public Health Ministry said on Sunday.
South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) will hold additional working-level talks early next week to discuss the upcoming summit between South Korean President Moon Jae-in and top DPRK leader Kim Jong Un, the Blue House of South Korea said Sunday.
China's second aircraft carrier may undergo its first sea trials in the Bohai Sea and Yellow Sea areas shortly, and it is likely to be ready for combat two years after its expected delivery to the navy at the end of 2018.
China has received information that US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is considering a trip to Beijing to hold talks on the ongoing trade dispute, the Ministry of Commerce said in a brief statement on Sunday.
The decision by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea to discontinue nuclear tests indicates its continued efforts to hold dialogues with the international community and create an environment favorable for its economic development.
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday called for fostering new driving forces through informatization, to promote new development and make new achievements.