U.S. tech giant Google said Monday that its six data centers, including the original one in the U.S. west state of Oregon, have produced great positive economic impact on local economy in those states.
Japanese researchers identified the mechanism that an artificial compound derived from vitamin-A targets one class of liver cancer stem cells, preventing them from giving rise to new tumors.
An international consortium of scientists is proposing the most ambitious project in the history of biology: sequencing the DNA of all known eukaryotic species on Earth.
A Palace Museum restoration project wins an award, underscoring the importance of research.
China’s space quest in modern history dates back to the 1950s. In 1956, China’s first missile-and-rocket research institute was set up, marking the start of China’s space industry.
Preventing accidents is an important component in the country's goal of comprehensively building a moderately prosperous society.
The FIFA World Cup trophy arrived in Mongolia on Monday as part of the tour leading up to this year's tournament in Russia.
Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan on Monday met with visiting Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in Beijing.
The 10-chapter document, which is the fundamental guideline on the planning and development of Xiongan New Area, lists overall development goals for the new area.
China's assistance has made great contributions to the development of Vanuatu and has earned wide recognition and appreciation from both the government and its people, said the Chinese ambassador to the South Pacific Island state on Monday.
The National Assembly, France's lower house of parliament, has endorsed by a large majority a new bill to handle migration crisis and asylum requests.
The first 5G test network was launched in the southwestern metropolis of Chongqing Monday, another step towards 5G commercialization in China.
China's largest money market fund Yu'ebao had its slowest Q1 asset growth in the first quarter of this year.
A British education policy expert told Xinhua that UK teenagers are among the world's most extreme Internet users, calling on social media companies, schools and governments in the country to take their responsibilities to ensure online safety for youngsters.
China on Monday called for submissions from the public with creative approaches for the design of its manned lunar landing and ascent vehicles.
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd announced three partnerships on Monday with leading carmakers on artificial intelligence-backed connected vehicle services, cementing its commitment to the auto sector.
Due to the spread of human activities around the world, the cow could be left as the biggest land mammal on Earth in just a few centuries, a new study has found.
The submersible, diving for its second sea test, entered the 3,850-meter-deep sea area and traveled 156.82 km during the nearly 43-hour voyage from April 21 to 22.
Zhongzhong and Huahua, the world's first monkeys cloned by using somatic cells, are taken outside to bask in the sun in Shanghai on Monday.
The Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a baby boy, who will be the fifth in line to the British throne, Kensington Palace has announced on Monday.
Artificial intelligence and the cloud-based internet of things are two major areas where China's homegrown chips have a good chance of competing with global players, industry experts said.
Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba is launching a bookstore with its “unmanned” or “cashier-less” checkout system in Shanghai on April 23, to celebrate World Book Day. Facial recognition technology will be used at Zhida Bookstore to realize a future of “No Lines. No Checkouts”.
Flu vaccinations should be provided free in China to promote immunizations and help protect the public against the virus, a World Health Organization expert said recently.
China dispatched a working group with medical experts to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) at noon Monday after a major road accident occurred Sunday night in the country, the Foreign Ministry said Monday afternoon.
The Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee Monday reviewed a proposal on strengthening border and coastal defense in the new era through joint efforts of the Party, government, military, police and the civilian sector.
More efforts are needed to further integrate big data, artificial intelligence, and the internet with the real economy, which will inject new impetus into China's economic growth.
President Xi Jinping has demanded nationwide efforts to emulate the transformation of East China's Zhejiang Province in building a beautiful countryside.
Ten people were killed and another 15 injured in north Toronto van attack on Monday, the city's police chief said.
China has seen a good start to its high-quality development, the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee said Monday.
The gunman accused of killing four people at a Waffle House in the southern U.S. state of Tennessee was arrested on Monday following an intensive manhunt, police said.
Chinese President Xi Jinping said Monday that he is looking forward to meeting Russian President Vladimir Putin in June and jointly planning China-Russia ties in a new era.
South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) reached an agreement on protocol, security and media coverage for the third inter-Korean summit later this week, the Blue House of South Korea said Monday.
A senior Chinese space official announced the selection of the country's third batch of astronaut candidates on Monday and is expected to narrow the group down to 17 to 18 after more testing.
President Xi Jinping said he looks forward to Russian President Vladimir Putin's June visit to China and Putin's attendance at the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit in Qingdao, Shandong Province.
Princess Kate on Monday gave birth to a boy, her third child, who is the fifth in line to the British throne.
China will select at least 17 taikonauts in its third round of recruitment to work on China's space station project, Yang Liwei, the country's first astronaut, said Monday in Beijing.
The Chinese aircraft carrier formation, featuring the carrier Liaoning, has undertaken live combat drills in the East China Sea.
China will complete the testing of high-speed trains that will run on a new line linking Beijing and Zhangjiakou, co-hosts of the 2022 Winter Olympics, by the first half of next year, an expert familiar with the project said.
Hainan has announced a strict, islandwide quota policy to curb speculation in the housing market and better promote building the island into a pilot international free-trade zone.
A fire ripping through a KTV house killed 18 people and injured another five early Tuesday in Qingyuan City, south China's Guangdong Province, local police said.
Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi Monday held talks with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov.
Chinese Ambassador to the Great Britain said on Monday that his country has "sounded the trumpet of greater openness", pledging broader market access and more attractive investment environment.
DPRK leader Kim Jong-un visited the Chinese Embassy in Pyongyang on Monday morning to express his condolences over a bus accident in which 32 Chinese tourists died.
About 100 kilometers southwest of Beijing, a new city being built from scratch will be an example of the country's reform and opening-up, and inspire the world at large in decades to come.
At least nine people were killed and 16 others injured after a van plowed into pedestrians in Toronto's northern suburbs on Monday, police said.
Guo Wengui, one of China's most wanted fugitives, is alleged to have put two people up to forging national-level official documents that were used in so-called revelations online as a way to seek political asylum in the United States.
China will implement "as soon as possible" major economic opening-up measures that have been decided on while going all-out to fight the "three tough battles" — prevention of major risks, targeted poverty alleviation and pollution control.
President Xi Jinping called on the Shanghai Cooperation Organization members on Monday to remain true to their original aspiration and push cooperation in all areas.
President Xi Jinping has urged maximizing safety precautions to protect the lives and assets of the public in an instruction on handling Sunday's fatal bus accident in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea.
Qianlong 3 features designs similar to a clownfish, down to its signature orange and white stripes, big eyes and wavy tail. The submersible is 3.5 meters long, 1.5 meters high and weighs 1.5 metric tons.
Senior officials have discussed cooperation at the 14th meeting of the China-Japan Intergovernmental Consultation Mechanism on Cultural Exchange in Tokyo on Monday.
The organizers of Beijing 2022 launched a wide range of discussions to better learn from PyeongChang 2018 on Monday.
China will exempt import tariffs on 28 drugs including all cancer drugs from May 1 to fulfill its pledge of wider opening of the Chinese market, the Ministry of Finance (MOF) announced Monday.
China will apply 5G technology to terminal devices as early as the second half of 2019, leading to the primary commercialization of the technology in the near future, according to an official with the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT).
Derek Chang, an accomplished sports and entertainment executive with more than 20 years of experience in leading and managing global media brands, has been appointed CEO of NBA China, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced on Monday.
Newly-elected Armenian Prime Minister Serzh Sargsyan said on Monday that he would resign from his post following days of street protests against him.
Chinese President Xi Jinping said Monday that China is willing to deepen pragmatic cooperation with other Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) member countries in defense and security so as to contribute to long-term regional stability and prosperity.
Several members, including Russia, China and India, on Monday expressed their concerns or disappointment with the recent decision by the United States to impose tariffs on imports of steel and aluminum products, during a meeting of WTO Safeguards Committee.
China on Monday called a recent U.S. report on human rights "biased," saying its attempt to interfere in China's internal affairs was "doomed to fail."
The second phase of China's largest trade fair opened Monday in south China's Guangdong Province, attracting exhibitors and buyers from Belt and Road countries.
"Spain is our top 5G priority market," said Huawei Spain CEO Tony Jin Yong at the presentation of the telecommunications giant's 5G truck roadshow in Madrid on Monday.
China regards boosting the development of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) as one of its diplomatic priorities, said President Xi Jinping Monday, adding that he believes the upcoming SCO summit in the coastal city of Qingdao, Shandong Province, in June will be a success.
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.