China's top economic planner has approved a railway project linking Hotan Prefecture and Ruoqiang County in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, with a total investment of 22.15 billion yuan (3.48 billion U.S. dollars).
Domestic space company One Space Technology Co said on Tuesday that it is set to launch its first commercial rocket on May 17, marking a significant step for the start-up's ambition to meet some of the rising global demand for commercial rockets.
Parks in Chinese metropolises are perfect venues for pushy parents to hunt for a suitable spouse for their children who are too busy and slow in finding love.
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank is welcoming US companies to join its infrastructure projects.
A Beijing-based news and information platform established an expert panel consisting of scholars, journalists and public servants in an effort to remove vulgar content.
The Russian Foreign Ministry said Tuesday in a statement that Moscow is deeply disappointed by the U.S. withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal and there are no grounds for such a move.
China's leading global contract research outsource provider WuXi AppTec, successfully listed on the main board of the Shanghai Stock Exchange on Tuesday, marking the nation's first unicorn enterprise to get initial public offering approval on the A-share market.
Zhang Shaochun, former vice minister of finance, is under investigation for "serious violation of discipline and law," according to the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection of the Communist Party of China and the National Supervisory Commission Monday.
A ground-breaking ceremony for the expansion of Goolge's data center in Ireland was held here on Tuesday, according to the Irish Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation (DBEI).
"Mom, I feel terrible. I don't want to die, please, I want the blood transfusion, please," a girl of age 6 pleaded with her sobbing mother.
Korean airline company Asiana Airlines has placed Taiwan under the category Chinese mainland, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan on its website, in contrast with U.S. airline companies.
Two cases of the Ebola outbreak have been confirmed by the laboratory of the National Institute of Biomedical Research (INRB), in the territory of Bikoro, Equateur province in the northwest of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), according to a source from the Ministry of Health on Tuesday.
China's e-commerce giant Alibaba Group acquired the entire share capital of Pakistan's top and South Asia's largest e-commerce platform Daraz Group, a statement said Tuesday.
The six circuit courts of the Supreme People's Court (SPC) accepted 2,922 civil, administrative and criminal cases in the first three months of this year, according to the SPC Monday.
Chinese seismologists plan to build the country's first "cloud image" system to enable the country to release timely and reliable warnings on earthquakes with magnitudes above 5.0.
The middle route of the south-to-north water diversion project has transferred a total of 5 billion cubic meters of water to Beijing since it began.
There are not enough school counselors to handle the problems typical among young people. Instead, the job falls to teachers, who lack the expertise to address the problem.
A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson on Tuesday said resolving differences through equal consultation, and maintaining healthy and stable development of Sino-U.S. economic and trade ties was in the interest of both sides, and the world.
Liao Zhi, 33, who lost her first daughter and her shins in the 2008 Wenchuan earthquake, now lives a happy life in Shanghai with her husband and second daughter, and a third on the way.
China on Wednesday launched Gaofen-5, a hyperspectral imaging satellite, as part of the country's high-resolution Earth observation project.
Chinese contract research outsourcing provider WuXi AppTec made its debut on the Shanghai Stock Exchange Tuesday, marking the first Chinese unicorn firm to be listed domestically.
The 2018 World Robot Conference will be held in Beijing from Aug. 15 to 19, authorities said Tuesday.
China's Y-20 heavy transport aircraft takes part in an airborne and air delivery training. China's Y-20 heavy transport aircraft has undergone its first airborne and air delivery training, said the Chinese air force on Tuesday.
Chinese researchers used point cloud data to measure and model an ancient bronze carriage.
Xi Jinping holds talks with Kim Jong Un in Dalian, northeast China's Liaoning Province, on May 7-8.
"Beep...beep" comes the sound from the green light as the hatch opens. Cheng Qiang takes a deep breath and jumps out of the jet.
China spent nearly 4.3 trillion yuan (675.3 billion U.S. dollars) on education in 2017, an increase of 9.43 percent from 2016, according to preliminary statistics released by the Ministry of Education Tuesday.
A recently launched survey may give a glimpse into the day-to-day life of modern Chinese.
China's monetary authority listed steady progress to achieve completely free use of the yuan in cross-border capital investment as one of its priorities this year, based on further market-oriented exchange rate reform.
A cultural delegation from China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region attended a seminar at the Chinese embassy in Cairo on Monday to enhance mutual understanding.
Some 712 young people aged 4 to 19 were resettled at the home in Rizhao within weeks of the earthquake, including those from the worst-hit areas of the Aba Tibetan and Qiang autonomous prefecture.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrived in Tokyo on Tuesday for an official visit to Japan, the first of its kind in eight years and also a determined effort by Beijing to bring bilateral ties back on track.
A collection of artwork put together by the late billionaire David Rockefeller and his wife Peggy, which includes pieces from masters Pablo Picasso, Claude Monet and Henri Matisse, is going up for auction at Christie's New York on Tuesday evening.
China and the United States will continue their trade talks next week in Washington to seek a solution that will be "great for everybody", White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said on Monday.
Forty-one members of the World Trade Organization (WTO) issued a joint statement on Tuesday expressing concerns over rising trade tensions and risks of escalating protectionism.
Japan and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea should begin talks to normalize relations between the two countries and contribute to peace and stability in the region, Moon Jae-in told a Japanese newspaper on Tuesday.
Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan attended the Third Forum on China-Africa Local Government Cooperation on Tuesday, saying China is ready to contribute to Africa's development with its own development.
China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government Tuesday announced that it will launch the Technology Talent Admission Scheme (TechTAS) to meet the demand for talent in the innovation and technology sector.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Tuesday sent a congratulatory message to Dmitry Medvedev for securing a new mandate as Russian prime minister.
Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree Tuesday appointing Dmitry Medvedev as head of the government following a parliamentary approval.
Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday that China and the United States should maintain communication to try to find a way to properly solve their trade issue and achieve mutually beneficial and win-win results.
The lately imposed tariffs by the United States on steel and aluminum do not aim at protecting the so-called "national security", but serve to protect commercial interests of U.S. domestic industries, said Chinese Ambassador to the World Trade Organization (WTO), Zhang Xiangchen, in a meeting on Tuesday.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has called for fresh joint efforts by China and Japan for the cause of peace and friendship between the two countries to "set sail again".
China will support Africa's development by passing along experiences from its own development, Vice-President Wang Qishan said on Tuesday in Beijing.
China is expected to fill the large talent shortage in its domestic computer chip industry, as the U.S. ban on sales of electronic products to smartphone maker ZTE underscores China's overreliance on imported chips, experts say.
Premier Li Keqiang arrived in Tokyo on Tuesday to attend the seventh China-Japan-Republic of Korea leaders' meeting and pay an official visit to Japan.
The giant pandas Er Shun and Da Mao, along with their Toronto-born cubs Jia Panpan and Jia Yueyue, made their public debut at the Calgary Zoo's Panda Passage on Monday, where the furry family attracted hundreds of eager visitors.
Beijing and Washington should maintain communication between their working teams as they try to find ways to tackle their issues and achieve win-win outcomes, President Xi Jinping told U.S. President Donald Trump in a phone conversation on Tuesday.
China supports the DPRK's efforts to denuclearize the peninsula and backs the planned dialogue and consultation between the DPRK and the United States for resolving the issue, President Xi Jinping said this week.
Index provider MSCI Inc will announce the semi-annual adjustment of its equity indices next week, which will change the representation of Chinese stocks in the MSCI system before the official inclusion of China's A shares into its emerging market index.
A Chongqing Liangjiang Star rocket is assembled in Beijing last month. It was developed by OneSpace, China's first private rocket producer.(Photo provided To China Daily)
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that he will withdraw his country from the Iran nuclear deal, a decision that immediately drew global frustration and outcry.
Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and Chinese president, met Kim Jong Un, chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea (WPK) and chairman of the State Affairs Commission of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), in Dalian, northeast China's Liaoning Province, on May 7-8.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrived in Tokyo on Tuesday for an official visit to Japan and the 7th China-Japan-Republic of Korea (ROK) leaders' meeting.
U.S. stocks opened lower on Tuesday as Wall Street awaited U.S. President Donald Trump's decision on the Iran nuclear deal.
The United States is abusing decision-making at the World Trade Organization (WTO) by holding hostage the selection process of new members to the Appellate Body, said Chinese Ambassador to the WTO Zhang Xiangchen in a meeting on Tuesday.
China's Y-20 heavy transport aircraft has undergone its first airborne and air delivery training, said the Chinese air force on Tuesday.
China will launch the first commercial rocket developed by a private enterprise in mid-May, the company said Tuesday.
An international emergency medical team consisting of medical professionals from southwest China's Sichuan Province has been verified by the World Health Organization (WHO), a local hospital said Tuesday.
Chinese scientists have developed a lead-carbon battery for storing power generated from solar panels and windmills, through which the electricity supply is stable for use.
Being a good neighbor and strategic partner, China is one of the foreign policy priorities of Kyrgyzstan, Kyrgyz First Deputy Foreign Minister Dinara Kemelova said here Monday.
Japan's major opposition parties conducted Diet sessions as normal on Tuesday, bringing an end to an 18-day boycott of proceedings to protest the government's mishandling of multiple cronyism scandals implicating Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
Kilauea Volcano's summit lava lake shows a significant drop of roughly 220 meters below the crater rim in this wide angle camera view showing the entire north portion of the Overlook crater.
Premier Li Keqiang on Tuesday concluded his official visit to Indonesia, reinforcing bilateral ties and partnership between China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and sending a strong message of defending economic globalization and free trade.
Starting next month, residents of Beijing's Haidian district, also known as China's Silicon Valley, may have the opportunity to receive shipments of online purchases from robots or drones instead of human couriers.
Yoga students take a class with Nigerian Dwarf goats held by the 'Hello Critter Goat Yoga' team at the Golden Road Pub in Los Angeles, California, May 7, 2018.
Flash floods broke out in Xiamen due to heavy rainfall.
Photo taken on May 7, 2018 shows a public toilet in Fengtai District, Beijing has its walls covered by plants and flowers.
The World Smile Day is celebrates on May 8 every year.
Seven young professionals from advertising and photography in Southwest China's Chongqing spent 30 days to build six local landmarks models with over 9,800 pieces of food.
Yuan Dadu City Wall Ruins Park, an urban park and historic site in Beijing, has earned unwanted attention and laughter for its poor translations of signposts.
A U.S. regulation that went into effect Monday directs chain restaurants to label calories on their menus, in an effort to encourage people to consume in moderation.
A Chinese PLA Navy fleet with a destroyer conducted a live-fire drill in late April.
A postgraduate at Zhejiang University School of Medicine caught the attention of social media for expressing thanks to Singaporean singer JJ Lin in her first paper in a science journal indexed in SCI.
China's outbound direct investment (ODI) including financial and non-financial sectors registered rapid growth in the first quarter, according to official data.
The South China Sea will be a "must-past region" in the scheduled global expedition of China's submersible Jiaolong, scientists said Tuesday.
Students have to leave their books and learning materials in a corridor as they study in a crowded classroom at Jianmenguan High School in Jian'ge County, Southwest China's Sichuan Province, May 7, 2018.
First proposed by the Republic of Korea (ROK) in 2004 as a meeting outside the framework of the ASEAN Plus Three, the forum is meant to function as a coordinator of cooperation between the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and the three East Asian nations of China, Japan, and ROK.
The U.S. tech giant Apple has denied that it is taking advantage of the large number of iOS users in China and overcharging them when they have in-app purchases, reports Chinanews.com.
Three 17-year-old Chinese soccer players - Li Jiawei, Huang Zihao, and Wen Jialong - were recommended to Italy for training by Marcello Lippi, manager of Chinese national team, as the first batch of a project to cultivate more Chinese soccer rising stars, on May 7.
Thai nursing aide, Puntida Jaikla, 20, rollerblades to deliver medical documents at Yanhee International Hospital in Bangkok, Thailand, May 7, 2018.
Shared bikes in China have made short-distance transportation more convenient. However, they have also generated many problems, and one of the main public disturbances is disorderly shared-bike parking.
A couple in Central China's Hubei province kept living in their old building for 22 years and did not change their phone number in the hope of reuniting with their son who went missing more than two decades ago.
China will update national quality standards on child products, lighting, toys and home appliances, an industry group said Tuesday.
A skills competition between students from China's vocational schools is being held in Tianjin Municipality as part of the country's effort to equip itself with more skilled workers.
China's central bank suspended open market operations on Tuesday for the second working day as liquidity remained ample.
China's leading e-commerce player JD's largest unmanned supermarket, also is the firm's first project, which opened in Xiongan New Area during the Labor Day holiday.
A 26-year-old ALS patient surnamed Tian gave birth to a baby boy in a C-section operation at a hospital in Shanxi province.
Fengyun-4A, the first of China's second-generation geostationary orbiting weather satellites, has begun serving users in China and across the Asia Pacific region from Tuesday, according to the China Meteorological Administration.
Caidao, a large flat Chinese chopping knife or Chinese chef's knife, is an all-purpose tool that can accomplish most cutting tasks in the kitchen from breaking down to slicing ingredients to the thinness of hair.
China will soon launch a new investment fund for its semiconductor industry, aiming to raise up to 300 billion yuan ($47.4 billion), according to industry insiders quoted by the Wall Street Journal.
Rare items from a Qatari royal collection of ancient and modern artifacts are on display at the Palace Museum in Beijing.
An international team of researchers says they have identified seven bone soft hammers or retouchers as China's earliest known bone tools, dating back 115,000 years.
As the saying goes, that which does not kill us makes us stronger. 41-year-old Chen Shuangcheng, who lost his left leg at the age of 19, now helps people with disabilities in his hometown escape poverty.
Around 2025, the China's richest man's personal wealth will match the U.S.' richest man's, and will be in race to be the world's richest man, China's business magazine New Fortune said.
China will continue to expand cross-border use of its currency Renminbi yuan this year, according to the central bank.
China's electric bike manufacturers have targeted the booming transport sector abroad to offer a cleaner alternative for getting around.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang delivered a keynote speech at the China-Indonesia Business Summit on Monday, reviewing major achievements of bilateral cooperation and introducing China's economic growth and reform.
At the end of April, two large tents costing 3 million yuan ($470,000) were set up in the heart of Chengdu's commercial center to create a bespoke venue where artists, art lovers, dealers and collectors gathered for the first major contemporary art fair held in Southwest China.
The output value of the online game industry in Shanghai hit 56.93 billion yuan (about 8.95 billion U.S. dollars) in 2017, up 24.6 percent year on year, according to a report released Monday.
China announced on Monday that it would strengthen inspections on apples and unprocessed timber imported from the U.S., citing the recent discovery of six instances of contamination of U.S. products by a variety of fungi and insects.
A relic found at a tomb of the Cheng Han kingdom (304 347) on a cliff in Shili Village in Jintang County, Southwest China's Sichuan Province.
Four major Chinese commercial banks have raised their mortgage rates for first-home purchasers in Beijing, a move expected to further cool the local property market.
Foxconn Technology Group is reportedly ramping up efforts to develop its thriving semiconductor business, but industry insiders say it may still be difficult for the electronics manufacturing giant to enter the chip design sector.
Warrior, the 91-year-old Shanghai-based athletic shoe brand, has launched an online manufacturing plan that looks to upgrade the overall industrial chain with state-of-art technology, said its executive director.