Hong Kong's status as a regional legal service hub and its international image make the city's role essential in the nation's ambition to establish a Belt and Road-themed arbitration mechanism, legal experts said on Wednesday.
The experiences of the Article 24 victims created a public uproar, with the most severe criticism coming from legal workers. Given the possibility of husbands misusing Article 24, some netizens even said women should not get married unless the "immoral" law interpretation is abolished.
A senior medical scientist called on Wednesday for improved integration of big data technology with the medical care sector in China to improve healthcare services at the grassroots level.
Klaus Schwab, founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum, turns 80 soon. With China planning to celebrate its 40th anniversary of reform and opening-up this year, Schwab said he was delighted about his engagement with China in the past four decades.
The foreign investment topic is gaining momentum in Italy, in light of the benefits that these investments can bring to support the fragile recovery of the domestic economy. A growing role is being played by the emerging economies that have shown, in recent years greater dynamism in terms of foreign investments. Among these, the People's Republic of China certainly represents the lion’s share, as it became for the first time in 2015 a net investor, thanks to the significant growth of investments flowing out the country that exceeded the foreign investments in China.
It is no coincidence that both Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau devoted their opening speeches at this year’s World Economic Forum to the safeguarding of free trade, and that the theme for the gathering is “Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World”.
A political adviser in Nanjing has suggested high schools add courses on love to their curricula, to help nurture healthier romantic relationships among young people, Modern Express reported.
China's new era will prove to be of major significance for the rest of the world, according to former UK prime minister Tony Blair.
As business leaders and policy makers from across the globe assemble in the Swiss ski resort of Davos to assess the state of the world, they are faced with two fundamentally different outlooks.
Hainan Airlines has said it will allow some pets to travel in the cabin with their owners on domestic flights on a trial basis, making it the first commercial airline in China to do so. Sichuan Airlines reportedly intends to follow suit in March.