Chinese insurers are making overseas investments for steady returns and to prevent exchange rate risks, experts said.
Qin Mingxiao, 71, watched in awe as a young magician did tricks with two bars of chocolate at the third Beijing International Magic Carnival that closed on Sunday.
China's State Administration of Cultural Heritage (SACH) has announced plans to establish a national-level protection and research center to better preserve the Great Wall, Beijing Times reported.
The Retrospective on Classic Auto Design kicked off at the Millennium Art Museum on Sunday night following the opening ceremony for the annual Beijing Design Week.
Lee Hsien-ning, a diver from Penghu County in Taiwan, has become a star recently. However, he made his name with his feet on dry land.
Highly-educated young maternity nannies are gaining increased popularity for new mothers in China, both for their novel baby education ideas, and similar interests and hobbies to young mothers, dzwww.com reports.
The Chinese are increasingly exploring cultural relics as a part of their daily lives, Wang Kaihao reports in Chengdu.
China's insurance regulator is strengthening norms to prevent insurers from turning into financing platforms of their major shareholders.
Hangzhou authorities have tightened restrictions on real estate by banning people without local residency permits from buying second homes.
The Shanghai government released Sunday new guidelines aimed at attracting domestic and foreign skilled professionals and researchers to the city.
Students greet the Chinese Arctic expedition team in Shanghai, east China, Sept. 26, 2016. China's seventh Arctic expedition using the Chinese icebreaker Xuelong returned to its research base in Shanghai on Monday after a 78-day mission.
Shanghai’s over-60s are going to get an online helping hand from next month as part of the city’s celebrations of the Chongyang Festival.
A documentary broadcast on Monday traces the origins of the apple to the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, quashing the popularly held Chinese belief that they were introduced to the country from the West.
The dean of Lanzhou Jiaotong University Bowen College has resigned from her position, one month after a teacher she dismissed died of cancer.
The United Kingdom minister for universities and science visited Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University in Suzhou, marking the first time a UK minister has visited the university.
Chinese aerospace researchers are pushing the limits in a new sphere - near space - which promises superfast vehicles for passengers, business and military use.
Two medical scientists from East China's Zhejiang province recently wrote an essay on online medical journal eLife, saying cTACE treatment for liver cancer can be improved by combining it with bicarbonate.
Shanghai stocks tumbled yesterday amid low sentiment as the central bank pulled funds from the market.
The first of three presidential debates between the Democratic and Republican nominees, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, will be held Monday at Hofstra University in New York.
Sentiment among home buyers and real estate developers both rebounded in Shanghai last week at double-digit pace while average cost fell slightly because of a structural shift, latest industry data suggested.
The 816 underground nuclear military plant, once a highly confidential military base, opened to public on Monday after renovation. The base was built in 1960s and first opened to tour groups in 2010.
China is very much committed to fulfilling all its obligations to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), said Liu Dongsheng, Head of the Chinese delegation to the CITES 17th Conference of Parties, on Monday.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang experiences on a vehicle exported by China's Yutong Group during his visit in Havana, Cuba, Sept. 25, 2016.
Shanghai Putao Technology Ltd, which launched a new education robot computer for kids yesterday, aims to lead the lucrative children’s gadget and service market in China, the startup said yesterday.
A lot of progress has been made since China launched the Belt and Road Initiative three years ago with the aim of boosting trade and infrastructure through better connectivity among countries.
Shanghai will establish a system to regularly include outstanding historical buildings into its protection list by 2040, according to Zheng Shiling, an academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences.
Ma Li brushes a layer of ink on a woodblock engraved with 324 Chinese characters, before spreading a sheet of paper over it and rubbing it with a dry brush.
Travelers will be able to use Alipay at 10 popular international airports by October-end, Alipay said yesterday.
An inaugural ceremony was held at the Seattle International Airport on Monday to welcome the opening of a new flight route connecting two of China's major special economic zones and an economic heavyweight on the U.S. West Coast.
A senior bank manager who was swindled out of 1.53 million yuan ($233,000) in 15 minutes after falling victim to a telecom scam sued the bank involved for flaws in its products that led to her loss.
The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Museum recently broke ground at the Shanghai Expo site near the Huangpu River, following ITTF's announcement to move the entire museum from Lausanne, Switzerland, to Shanghai.
"China has gone beyond bringing the contribution to its own people and is determined to develop a peaceful world and respond to global challenges," Georgieva said on Monday.
Wu Gencheng, the legendary owner of the Ada Scallion Pancake, may have wowed the BBC in the UK, but gourmets who want to taste his popular and traditional breakfast offerings are in for a disappointment.
Three defendants claim evidence was lacking and improper legal procedures were used
Turbulent sea waves hit the shore in San'ao village of Wenling, East China's Zhejiang Province, September 26, 2016.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang visited Cuban revolutionary leader Fidel Castro on Sunday and the two exchanged views on bilateral ties, world peace, regional hotspot issues, food security and a wide range of other issues of common concern.
Health certificates, employers’ business licenses and certificates of residence ownership or registration forms of temporary accommodation are no longer compulsory for high-level foreign professionals with permanent residence permits to apply for the Shanghai Residence Card B.
A recent survey has found that very young children are surprisingly wired in the internet age.
An epilepsy patient was saved in mid air by a Shanghai doctor, who stimulated the patient’s acupuncture points with toothpicks to recover consciousness.
Shanghai ranked 16th in a list of 87 global financial hubs, with Shenzhen at 22nd and Beijing at 26th place, a survey showed yesterday.
The development of the Belt and Road Initiative has exceeded expectations, and China is more determined to strengthen the initiative, China's top publicity official said on Monday.
As it takes at least three to five years for medicines developed overseas to be approved in China, many patients desperate for the latest drugs are now buying the ingredients online from illegal dealers and processing them on their own.
Shanghai’s free trade zone should further enhance policy coordination and lawmaking to address enterprises’ actual needs, experts said ahead of the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone’s three-year anniversary.
Didi Chuxing yesterday announced its investment in ofo, one of China’s leading bicycle-sharing platforms.
A Beijing university has stopped using an English language textbook that allegedly contains more than 80 mistakes, a case experts say exemplifies the poor quality of such teaching materials churned out by Chinese academics.
A map of China drawn with rice by a retired agrotechnician stands out at a field in Zhonghong village, Fengjing town, Jinshan district, Shanghai.Chen Jinxiang, 72, spent more than 30 years researching and cultivating colorful rice as an agrotechnician at a local agrotechnical station.
Four former senior officials have been charged with bribery and corruption by prosecutors, the Supreme People's Procuratorate said on Monday.
China needs to put more effort into resolving rising corporate debts in order to sustain growth in the medium to long run, a senior representative of the International Monetary Fund said on Monday.
China has made progress in reducing excess coal capacity, as domestic output slumped in the first eight months of 2016, the nation's top economic planner said on Monday.
Therapy involves injection as part of liver treatment, not drinking liquid
Helicopters hovering overhead, roads blocked miles away from the central campus, police and U.S. Secret Service personnel guarding checkpoints with the help of sniff dogs ...
Police have detained 90 computer hackers and arrested 3,300 suspects they say were involved in the trading of personal information since April, the Ministry of Public Security said on Monday.
Chinese car-hailing service provider Didi Chuxing announced that it will invest "tens of millions of dollars" in a domestic bicycle-sharing platform.
A recent survey of 18,000 college students indicates a need for more effective sex education and greater access to information about reliable methods of contraception.
Shanghai ranked 16th in the 20th Global Financial Centers Index released on Monday, becoming the highest ranked Chinese mainland city and showing its rising competitiveness in the global financial sector.
I still remember that the Nokia mobile phone I used about five years ago was so solid that its screen never broke, despite the fact that I accidentally dropped it on the ground many times.
A former spokesperson of the Chinese Embassy in the U.S. held his first press conference as the foreign ministry's 30th spokesperson on Monday.
The central government asked for a concerted effort to lower logistical costs in an action plan issued by the State Council Monday.
Sales of China's three largest property developers have exceeded 200 billion yuan ($29.98 billion) so far this year, fueled by a huge housing boom.
A two decade-long debate between two prominent Chinese economists on whether China should continue a government-backed industrial development model has gained new momentum.
Four six-square meter apartments sold this weekend in Shenzhen made a splash in the media, but the sales were later declared illegal due to unauthorized modifications made to the properties.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Monday wound up a successful visit to Cuba, the first official visit by a Chinese premier, with the two countries signing more than 20 cooperation agreements covering a wide range of areas.
Three years ago, Beijing unveiled its Belt and Road Initiative to deepen China's own reforms and opening-up, and better connect itself with the rest of the world in terms of policy coordination, trade, transportation, energy and information facilities.
Didi Chuxing, China's largest car on-demand service provider, is gearing up to diversify its urban transportation offerings by adding bicycles to its existing product portfolio.
Brazil's ongoing Lava Jato investigation into the Petrobras corruption ring has claimed another prominent scalp, with the arrest of Antonio Palocci.
Effective October 1, the yuan will be included by the IMF in an exclusive group of currencies that make up the Special Drawing Rights (SDR) basket, a decision that was announced by the IMF in December 2015.
China's top media regulator has beefed up its supervision of live-streaming services, requiring all live broadcasting platforms and their hosts to get a license before running the shows.
Major Chinese State-owned enterprises have launched the nation's largest private equity fund, worth 350 billion yuan ($52.5 billion), to finance SOE restructuring as part of China's efforts to advance supply-side reform.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Monday concluded his three-day official visit to Cuba, further consolidating the comprehensive strategic partnership as the two countries inked more than 20 cooperative deals in a wide range of areas。
A bus-truck collision, which occurred on Saturday night in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, has left 12 people died, including two drivers, according to sources and local authorities.
An approaching cold front will help disperse smog in Beijing Monday night, the local meteorological authority said.
Zeng Feiyang was handed a four-year suspended sentence, of which he will have to serve three years should he fall afoul of the law in the four year period. Tang Huanxing and Zhu Xiaomei were each given 18-month sentences suspended for two years.
Authorities in southeast China have ordered all fishing boats to return to port and fish farm employees to go ashore ahead of Typhoon Megi.
China on Monday established a national fund for structural adjustment of state-owned enterprises (SOEs).
Hot-headed U.S. Republican candidate Donald Trump needs to show voters he can be calm and cool under pressure during Monday night's first presidential debate, U.S. experts said.
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday instructed the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Rocket Force to continue to build itself into a strong and modern rocket force.
A participant walks on a webbing during a highline contest at Wuling Rift Valley in Southwest China’s Chongqing Municipality.
Armed police undergo intensive training at a base in Central China’s Hubei Province. The training program including searching in mountains, rock climbing and rapid marching while carrying more than 30 kilograms.
Over one-third of college students have encountered sexual violence or harassment, said a report by China Family Planning Association.
Reduction of energy consumption has become one new source for chemical enterprises to reap profits in China.
An elementary school with newly renovated walls in Southwest China’s Chongqing Municipality, Sept. 26, 2016.
Former champion Petra Kvitova started strong at the Wuhan Open, taking barely an hour to sweep past Latvian rising star Jelena Ostapenko on Monday.
Chinese prosecutors have filed corruption indictments against former senior Tibet legislator Le Dake and former state-owned enterprises' senior executives Wang Tianpu, Si Xianmin, and Wang Shuaiting.
Chinese stocks fell on Monday, with the Shanghai stock index sinking below the key psychological level of 3,000 points.
The first snowfall of the season hit Hami City in Northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region on Sept. 24 and 25.
A waitress feeds a customer at a maid-themed café in Hangzhou City, the capital of East China’s Zhejiang Province, Sept. 25, 2016.
Though recent polls showed a tight race between U.S. Democratic and Republican nominees, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, an American historian predicted that Trump will enter the White House by a narrow win.
The earliest preserved edition of the "Heart Sutra" – a Buddhist scripture translated by the famous Monk Xuanzang, known for his fictional role in the classic novel "Journey to the West" – was recently discovered.
Senior Communist Party of China (CPC) official Liu Yunshan will pay official good-will visits to Mongolia, Greece and Hungary from Oct. 1 to 7.
The former spokesman for the Chinese embassy in the United States started another chapter in his career in Beijing on Monday with a new title - Foreign Ministry spokesman.
Bank of Shanghai has been given permission for an IPO on the Shanghai bourse, the latest of China's small and medium-sized lenders to go public after nearly a decade of approval suspension.
If you hear this infernal message more than three times in quick succession, you’re almost certainly in a hair salon.
Fiji plans to boost its cooperation with China by promoting Fijian agricultural products including fisheries and tropical agriculture products.
Six photographers' works tell their stories about home are on display at the TAN Gallery in 798 Art District.
China's largest ride-hailing application Didi Chuxing today announced it has invested tens of millions of dollars in China's leading bicycle-sharing platform ofo.
Handicraft of Miao people is preserved well in Rongshui Miao Autonomous County.
Chinese swimmer-turned-Internet star Fu Yuanhui chewed up uncooked snake and faced other challenges in Bear Grylls' outdoor-adventure show "Running Wild."
Aerial photo taken on Sept 25 shows Hangzhou International Expo Center, the main venue of the G20 summit, which was held in Hangzhou, East China's Zhejiang province, from Sept 4-5.
Transaction volume of three large Chinese property developers reached 200 billion yuan ($29.98 billion) this year, fueled by a housing boom.
People in love always give gifts to each other. Flowers, chocolate jewelry… these things, however, are fairly cliche.
Courier and station chief Yang Tao poses at the Qomolangma delivery service station for Alibaba's Cainiao Logistics Center in Tashi Dzom township, Tingri county, Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, Sept 20, 2016.
A petition submitted to the official website of the White House on Sept. 21 called on the U.S. government to ban a controversial song “encouraging violence and crimes” against Chinese people.
It stands at the north of the Qin Mountain Range and extends across three counties – Mei county, Taibai county and Zhouzhi county.
China's leading on-demand mobility (ODM) company Didi Chuxing on Monday announced its investment in ofo, one of the country's leading bicycle-sharing platforms.
More people have trips planned for the upcoming seven-day "National Day" holiday in October, China Tourism Academy said.