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.
China's opening-up policy, which is already encouraging the world's big companies and investors to redraw their strategies, received a fresh burst of energy this month.
Two giant pandas, born in Japan and Spain respectively, meet the public in southwest China's Guizhou Province on Sunday.
The Republic of Korea's (ROK) defense ministry said it will begin transporting construction materials, equipment and personnel into the U.S. missile defense base, 300 kilometers south of Seoul, on Monday, according to Yonhap news agency.
The master plan for the development of the Xiongan New Area in North China's Hebei Province published on Saturday offers a national model for future city development, as well as a way of showing China's solutions to global problems in city development.
This year's celebrations included lectures on Chinese culture and poetry, film screenings, workshops on Chinese calligraphy, ink and wash painting and tea-making.
Chinese President Xi Jinping will hold an informal meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 27-28 in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei Province.
Chinese telecom equipment maker ZTE Corp. is taking steps to comply with a U.S. denial order, the company said in a statement Sunday.
Chinese researchers have developed a new drug that can inhibit the growth and spread of cancer stem cells.
Chinese-made chips for mobile devices account for more than one-fifth of the global market share.
The first Digital China Summit opened in Fuzhou, capital of east China's Fujian Province, on Sunday, as an extra push for the boom in digital development.
A donation by China of 14 purification plants is helping to improve water quality in central Cuba, local media reported Saturday.
Some 78 paintings of Buddha statues stolen from Tianlongshan Grottoes are currently on display in Taiyuan, capital of north China's Shanxi Province.
Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Saturday called on the United States and China to resolve trade tensions through rules-based multilateral institutions.
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday called for development of new driving forces through informatization, to promote new development and therefore make new achievements.
China has received information that the U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin wishes to make a trip to China to negotiate economic and trade issues, according to a Ministry of Commerce (MOC) statement issued Sunday.
Every day, villagers in Yibin County, southwest China's Sichuan Province, go into the hills to collect fallen leaves from camphor trees. The little leave has become their money spinner.
Brazil legend Ronaldinho has backed compatriot Neymar to make a full recovery from foot surgery in time for the World Cup in Russia.
Celebrations took place across Rome on Saturday as the capital of Italy commemorated its founding 2,771 years ago.
China is expected to see its civil helicopter fleet expand with an increase in purchase intentions thanks to the burgeoning general aviation industry, said Honeywell Aerospace at its latest forecast.
China's financial sector has remained sound with risks "broadly contained," Yi Gang, governor of the People's Bank of China (PBC), the central bank, said here on Saturday.
Aerial photo taken on April 21, 2018 shows members of China's 34th Antarctic expedition taking part in a welcoming ceremony on a dock in Shanghai, east China. China's research icebreaker Xuelong finished the country's 34th Antarctic expedition and returned to Shanghai on Saturday. The expedition began on Nov. 8, 2017 and covered a voyage of 38,000 nautical miles. (Xinhua/Fang Zhe)
A driverless bus rides on a road near the Fuzhou Strait International Conference and Exhibition Center in Fuzhou, capital of southeast China's Fujian Province, April 21, 2018. China's first driverless bus had its debut here on Saturday, which will be open for service for public during the first Digital China Summit held from April 22 to April 24. (Xinhua/Song Weiwei)
Workers plant trees on the Kubuqi Desert in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, April 21, 2018. Thousands of workers devote themselves into the desertification control of Kubuqi Desert in April and May every year, during which they live on the desert, plant trees and set obstacles to fix the sand. By far, 25 percent of the Kubuqi Desert has gotten rid of desertification. (Xinhua/Liu Lei)
A vendor displays his LEGO mini figures at the BrickCan LEGO convention in Vancouver, Canada, April 21, 2018. About 200 LEGO builders across the world showcased more than 6,000 pieces of creations at the annual BrickCan event which is claimed to be Canada's largest public LEGO fan convention. (Xinhua/Liang Sen)
Southwest China's Yunnan Province has lifted about 253,000 people out of poverty by relocating them from poverty-stricken communities to more developed areas, according to the provincial development and reform commission.
A Chinese navy formation featuring aircraft carrier Liaoning conducted confrontation exercises in the West Pacific on Friday.
Seventeen people were confirmed dead after two dragon boats overturned on Saturday in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, local authorities said.
World Trade Organization (WTO) Director-General Roberto Azevedo on Saturday urged global financial policymakers to strengthen cooperation through the WTO to ease trade tensions among major economies.
China on Saturday published the master plan document for Xiongan New Area, creation of which is "a strategic decision with profound historic significance made by the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) with Comrade Xi Jinping at the core."
Chinese President Xi Jinping called for "keenly" grasping the historic opportunity for informatization development in a bid to build the country's strength in cyberspace.
Duan Cunrui reads a book at his old book store in Hohhot, capital of north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, April 19, 2018.
China's unmanned submersible Qianlong III makes its first dive into the sea from the Chinese research vessel Dayang Yihao (Ocean No. 1), in the early morning on April 20, 2018.
Li Ying (C) of China celebrates after scoring during the AFC Women's Asian Cup match for third place between China and Thailand in Amman, Jordan, April 20, 2018. China won 3-1.
Aerial photo taken on April 20, 2018 shows the view of advection fog above Qingdao, a coastal city in east China's Shandong Province.
Photo taken on April 20, 2018 shows a butterfly resting on flowers in Meilong Town in Minhang District in Shanghai, east China.
Loans to China's real estate sector grew at a slower pace in the first quarter as government purchase restrictions remain in place in major cities, data from the central bank showed.
After gently putting all the greenware into the kiln, Yang Hao and his wife began their anxious 24-hour wait.
China's rapid and healthy development of the Internet and information industries has brought a host of tangible benefits to its people.
East China's Jiangxi Province has launched a new freight train route to Russia.
The United Nations marked its ninth Chinese Language Day on Friday at its headquarters in New York.
Taiwan's export orders from the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong hit an all-time high in the first quarter, according to the island's economic authority Friday.
A picture of a white porcelain cup painted with the English cartoon figure Peppa Pig riding a bicycle through grassland has gone viral in China.