The chemical weapon inspectors visited Syrian capital Damascus' eastern district of Douma on Wednesday, marking their second visit to the site since arriving in Syria on April 14.
Five Belarusian poultry factories are going to start selling poultry meat into China, the Belarusian Agriculture and Food Ministry told local media on Wednesday.
Intellectual property thieves are resorting more to internet technology, including external servers and cloud platforms, to commit their crimes, which makes them harder to stop.
New York City's Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) Wednesday unveiled two groundbreaking exhibitions on Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) and practices in America through historical medical artifacts and contemporary art.
Chinese artist Feng Yuan on Wednesday gave a lecture on the development of China's fine arts over the past decades at Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University in Istanbul, Turkey.
China's monetary authority eased liquidity tensions in the banking system when the innovative capital injection measures took effect on Wednesday.
The American film director Martin Scorsese was named on Wednesday as the winner of the 2018 Princess of Asturias Award for the Arts.
A train carrying Chinese who were wounded or killed in a major traffic accident in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) set off on Thursday morning to China. DPRK leader Kim Jong Un visited the Pyongyang Railway Station to see the train off.
A proposed change in the law requiring jurors to take part in trials in which defendants face the death penalty illustrates China's prudent attitude toward capital punishment, legal officials and experts said.
Against the backdrop of uncertain global economic recovery and uprising of protectionism, China's determination of a further opening-up is impressive, which will inject fresh force into its sustainable growth, thus driving world economic recovery.
Xue Bao was the name given to the male giant panda cub, suggesting pure and precious — Xue means snow and Bao is baby in Chinese. It also suggests good wishes for fertility.
China's gross oceanic product rose 7 percent year on year to 1.8 trillion yuan (about 285 billion U.S. dollars) in the first quarter, according to the Ministry of Natural Resources.
A record number of 250,000 Chinese tourists are expected to visit Croatia this year, Mario Rendulic, president of Chinese Southeast European Business Association (CSEBA) told Xinhua on Wednesday.
Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi Wednesday held talks with his Kyrgyz counterpart Erlan Abdyldaev, and the two sides agreed to promote cooperation on the Belt and Road Initiative.
A camera crew from Wild China Film, a nonprofit organization that promotes environmental protection through photography, has taken 4K images for the first time of endangered green peacocks in Yunnan Province.
The Auto China 2018 will last from April 25 to May 4 in Beijing.
The international community should adhere to dialogue, mutual respect and shared responsibilities in improving the global security governance system, Chinese senior official Guo Shengkun said Wednesday.
Military bands from eight countries, namely China, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Russia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, India and Belarus, took part in the fifth SCO military band festival.
Lu Kang, spokesperson for China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, reiterated at Wednesday’s daily press briefing that China welcomes the visit of U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to negotiate the China-U.S. trade issue.
China's Guizhou province and Britain could jointly build "a bridge of friendship and cooperation" with focus on the Belt and Road Initiative, Guizhou's governor said Wednesday.
Defense ministers of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization will continue fighting terrorism, extremism and separatism, and maintain peace, security and stability in the region, according to a joint statement published on Wednesday.
The 16+1 cooperation mechanism between China and Central and Eastern European countries (CEEC) contributes to balanced and sustainable development of relations between China and the European Union (EU), an official said on Wednesday.
A ceremony to unveil a plastinated giant panda specimen at the Mystery of Life Museum in Chengdu City, Southwest China's Sichuan Province. In cooperation with the China Conservation and Research Center for Giant Panda, the Mystery of Life Museum in Chengdu used plastination to preserve body parts of the panda Xinnier that died in early 2016.
The use of force by some countries bypassing the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) plays into the hands of terrorists, Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday.
The Tu-22M3M long-range bomber, the newly upgraded version of the Tu-22M3 aircraft, is going to perform its maiden flight in August, Russia's RIA Novosti news agency reported Wednesday.
The U.S. Navy on Tuesday received the initial delivery of the Zumwalt-class destroyer Michael Monsoor, the second of its three stealth destroyers, more than eight years after the start of its fabrication.
While the country has seen a general improvement in air quality, the head of the country's top environmental authority has warned of lingering smog in a few areas.
China's leading online travel agency Ctrip said it has made a strategic investment in supersonic airplane developer Boom Supersonic.
A total of 287 overseas institutions have received quotas amounting to 99.5 billion U.S. dollars under China's Qualified Foreign Institutional Investors (QFII) program to move money into the country's capital account, the State Administration of Foreign Exchange said Wednesday.
China has the technological basis for a manned lunar landing, says Zhou Jianping, chief designer of China's manned space program.
The results of the Amazing China 2017 poll, an annual survey for foreign expats to vote for their favorite Chinese cities, has been announced recently.
China and Myanmar have pledged to further boost bilateral cooperation and party-to-party exchanges.
The annual Geneva Book and Press Fair opened on Wednesday, and is expected to attract nearly 100,000 visitors in just five days of exhibition.
The 32nd summit and related meetings of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) kicked off here Wednesday, with topics including innovation-driven growth, smart cities and cyber security.
Financial analysts contend that allowing dual-class company listings in Hong Kong should not compete with the proposed launch of Chinese Depository Receipts on the mainland.
Taiwan's anti-dumping and anti-subsidy probe into steel products imported from the Chinese mainland will damage the interests of people across the Strait, especially interests of the Taiwanese, according to a mainland spokesperson Wednesday.
China's micro-credit firms shrank in number and in outstanding loans in the first quarter of this year, central bank data showed Wednesday.
China welcomes foreign capital in its plan to build semiconductor strength, the top industry regulator said on Wednesday, as Beijing speeds up Chinese chip development to achieve core technological breakthroughs.
U.S. President Donald Trump warned on Tuesday that Iran will have "bigger problems" if it restarts its nuclear program.
China has disclosed details of its future space station following the construction of one of its key parts by engineers.
An American team of scientists suggested people in wheat-growing northern China are more individualistic than those in rice-growing southern China.
Chinese American scientist Sherry Chen, who was wrongfully arrested and fired due to baseless spying claims several years ago, is the "victim of a gross injustice", a U.S. judge ruled on Tuesday.
China's industrial sector made a strong start in the first quarter, with the industrial value-added output rising 6.8 percent year-on-year.
China will push for breakthroughs in core integrated circuit (IC) technology, an official with the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) said Wednesday.
A U.S. pilot was killed after his aerobatic aircraft crashed during a trial flight ahead of a local air show at an airport in the central Chinese city of Zhengzhou on Wednesday, according to local authorities.
The Chinese mainland's Taiwan affairs chief Wednesday called on people from all walks of life across the Taiwan Strait to promote the peaceful development of cross-Strait relations and reunification of the motherland.
China's space station Tiangong, which is scheduled to be launched in 2022, is expected to match or approach the standards of the International Space Station, and marks a breakthrough for the country's aerospace
China is planning four deep space exploration missions before 2030, including probes to Mars, asteroids and Jupiter, says Pei Zhaoyu, deputy director of the Lunar Exploration and Space Program Center of the China National Space Administration.
Beijing will take further action to safeguard national sovereignty and territorial integrity if Taiwan separatists continue to carry out secession activities.
The fighting against terrorism in Syria needs to continue in parallel with pushing for the ceasefire between Syrian government and opposition, Chinese special envoy Xie Xiaoyan said on Wednesday.
NBA China and Hongkun Group announced Wednesday the opening of the world's first NBA center, an NBA-themed lifestyle complex in Wuqing, Tianjin.
U.S. President Donald Trump expressed his optimism on Tuesday of reaching a trade deal with China as a senior U.S. delegation prepares to visit China for talks.
The DF-26, China's new intermediate-range ballistic missile, has officially entered service, a defense ministry spokesman said on Thursday.
China will make further tax cuts worth over 60 billion yuan (about 9.5 billion U.S. dollars) to drive innovation and entrepreneurship and boost the development of small and micro businesses, a State Council executive meeting presided over by Premier Li Keqiang decided on Wednesday.
The joint communique of the Defense Ministers' Meeting of the Member States of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) was released Wednesday.
The Canadian Senate passed a motion 43-29 sponsored by Senator Thanh Hai Ngo that calls on the Chinese government to cease "aggressive and expansive behaviour" in the disputed South China Sea.
China plans to introduce default judgment in corruption-related criminal cases as authorities step up the fight against crooked officials who have fled overseas.
With two days left for the historic third summit between the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and South Korea on Friday, more eyes are put on the border village of Panmunjom, where DPRK top leader Kim Jong Un will cross the military demarcation line (MDL) to become the first DPRK leader to set foot on South Korean soil since the Korean War ended in armistice in 1953.
A revision to a draft law on national heroes and martyrs aims to prevent public behavior deemed to glorify Japan's invasion of China in the 1930s, lawmakers said on Wednesday.
China Wednesday announced plans to allow the issuance of securities backed by residential rental properties amid its drive to foster the growth of rental housing market.
U.S. President Donald Trump called the Democratic People's Republic of Korea leader Kim Jong-un, whom he plans to meet in May or early June, a "very open" and "very honorable" person while continuing to strike an optimistic tone on the planned summit.
China's top legislature began its bimonthly session on Wednesday, with amending the Criminal Procedure Law and several other pieces of legislation on the agenda.
The cut in the reserve requirement ratio (RRR) announced earlier by the People's Bank of China (PBOC) became effective on Wednesday. The move will cushion the effect of the coming new rules to regulate asset management products.
President Xi Jinping and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi are expected to exchange views on issues of strategic, long-term and overall importance at their informal meeting in Wuhan, Hubei Province.
China will cut taxes by another 60 billion yuan ($9.5 billion) to drive innovation and entrepreneurship and boost the development of small and micro businesses.
President Xi Jinping has urged stronger independent innovation capacity for China during an inspection to the Three Gorges Dam, saying the country must master the core technology of high-end equipment.
China welcomes the upcoming visit of senior U.S. officials to Beijing to talk about trade and also reaffirms its stance of solving disputes under a bilateral or multilateral framework
National rejuvenation relies on the "hard work" of the Chinese people, and the country's innovation capacity must be raised through independent efforts, President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday.
Governor of Egypt's Alexandria Province Mohammed Sultan said on Wednesday that the conditions of eight Chinese tourists who were injured in a car accident are stable.
A report submitted to China's top legislature Wednesday demands stronger legal protection for overseas Chinese.
China will make further tax cuts worth over 60 billion yuan (about 9.5 billion U.S. dollars) to drive innovation and entrepreneurship and boost the development of small and micro businesses, the State Council said Wednesday.
An international team of astronomers has witnessed the birth of a colossal cluster of galaxies about 12.4 billion light-years away where a dense concentration of 14 star-bursting galaxies poised to merge.
When a woman enters midlife, she would feel less stressed and enjoy a high quality of life during this period, a U.S. study showed.
Former badminton world No. 1 Lin Dan suffered his third first-round exit of the season here on Wednesday, as the four-time winner lost to Wang Tzu Wei of Chinese Taipei 15-21, 21-9, 21-16 in the Badminton Asia Championships.
The U.S. side has to provide evidence when it charges China on violations of WTO rules, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang told a regular press briefing.
China plans to introduce default judgment in corruption-related criminal cases as authorities step up the fight against corrupt officials who have fled overseas.
The Chinese mainland warned Wednesday that it will take further actions if secessionists in Taiwan continue to act recklessly.
China firmly opposes the China-related content in a joint communique issued by the foreign ministers of the Group of Seven earlier this week, saying it is untrue and irresponsible, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Wednesday.
New electric car plate applicants in Beijing will have to wait for at least 4 years to get a license, according to a new memo released by Beijing's Transport Commission.
Military bands from eight countries, namely China, Kyrgyzstan, Pakistan, Russia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, India and Belarus, took part in the fifth SCO military band festival.
Customs authorities in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, said on Wednesday that it has seized 300 soccer balls whose design was pirated from that of the match balls for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
If there was a list of things that China does not lack, culture would be at the top. Now Chinese tech companies are drawing from the rich cultural pool to create their digital content.
Sotheby's announced on Tuesday that a Modigliani reclining nude is to be offered with an estimate in excess of $150 million at auction, the highest pre-sale figure for any work of art.
China has attained most of its environment protection goals for 2017, according to the country's ecology and environment minister.
China is to launch Gaofen-5, a hyperspectral imaging satellite for Earth observation, at the beginning of May.
Villagers process edible roses in Bajie subdistrict of Anning City, southwest China's Yunnan Province, April 24, 2018. Planting area of edible roses, a major ingredient of Yunnan's flower cake, has reached 10000 mu (about 667 hectares) in the city.
Visitors try face-recognition technology-based shopping experiences on e-commerce website JD.com during the first Digital China Summit in Fuzhou City, the capital of East China's Fujian Province. JD.com said online stores can better manage stock and improve efficiency through user profiling, big data and shopping preference analysis based on certain regions.
French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday reached agreements with U.S. President Donald Trump on efforts to fix the Iran nuke deal to "contain" Tehran, but bilateral disparities remained as Macron's state visit to the United States was about to end.
"The advancement of the development of the aging industry should coordinate all social resources to set up a smooth channel among governments, enterprises and individuals, instead of relying on the government alone".
Everton use world's first ever 'virtual mascot' as robot gives young fan too ill to travel to Goodison Park chance to lead his side out for Newcastle clash on April 23, 2018.
The upper atmosphere of Uranus is composed largely of hydrogen sulfide, the same chemical compound that gives rotten eggs their bad odor, a study published in the latest issue of online journal Nature Astronomy says.
China will scrap a limit on foreign ownership of automotive ventures by 2022 amid similar deregulatory moves in shipbuilding and aircraft industries, said Chen Yin, chief engineer of the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, on Wednesday.
A survey of more than 1,000 people in Taiwan has showed that 51.9 percent of respondents identify themselves as Chinese.
The Hakka Terrace in Chongyi county, Jiangxi province, was inscribed by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations as a Globally Important Agricultural Heritage System on April 19.
China will set up a financial court in Shanghai to handle finance-related lawsuits referred by the Supreme People's Court, according to a draft decision submitted to the Standing Committee of the 13th National People's Congress.
China is working on what will be a "substantial" tariff reduction for imported cars, an official said Wednesday, as the country is making more efforts to boost imports and further open up domestic markets.
More than 500 pieces of jewelry from India are being displayed at the Palace Museum in Beijing starting April 17.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in was pushing to meet U.S. President Donald Trump around mid-May before a summit between Trump and Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), local media reported Wednesday.
Thanks to the new Beidou Navigation Satellite System, Chinese farmers are having an easier time with spring plowing.
Amid its trade dispute with the United States, China champions the rules-based trade system and wants more regional cooperation, said Chinese Ambassador to Singapore Hong Xiaoyong in an article published Wednesday.
U.S. software giant Microsoft Corp. said Tuesday that it has partnered with a local internet service provider to deliver broadband internet and voice services to about 65,000 rural residents in the U.S. mid-Atlantic region.
A new system to warn pedestrians to follow traffic lights undergoes tests in Tongzhou District, Beijing, April 24, 2018.
China is mulling to set up a financial court in Shanghai to effectively handle a rise of disputes and to provide a better business environment for investors from home and abroad, a draft said.
Four people were arrested on Saturday in Spain because of packaging counterfeit baby milk mostly destined for China. Eight tons of faked milk was found, according to police in Girona on Saturday. One of the four impostors has had a criminal record in his home country.
Wang Xinyu, a keeper from Magic Slope Siberia Tiger Park in Shenyang, Northeast China's Liaoning Province, is taking care of nine newborn tiger cubs. Since 2015, Wang and his colleagues have helped raise over 30 abandoned newborns.