EU Sets out Fresh Measures to Tackle Migrant Crisis

The European Union has laid-out a series of new measures to deal with the massive influx of migrants from north Africa trying to enter European territory through a dangerous voyage through the Mediterranean.

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Beijing's First Maglev Line Resumes Construction
China2015/04/21 11:46:27April 21 2015 16:13:52

Beijing's First Maglev Line Resumes Construction

China's first medium-to-low speed magnetic levitation, or maglev train, is now being built using domestically-produced technology.

Foreign Seed Producers to Be Saddled with Tough Regulations in China
Business2015/04/21 11:42:52April 21 2015 16:13:52

Foreign Seed Producers to Be Saddled with Tough Regulations in China

Chinese lawmakers are looking at limiting foreign access to the country's seed production industry.

Xi seals deals on Pakistan trip
China2015/04/21 10:51:51April 21 2015 16:13:52

Xi seals deals on Pakistan trip

China unveiled a major package on Monday that is expected to invigorate Pakistan's economy and advance Beijing's Silk Road initiatives.

China's Silk Road Fund Makes First investment in Pakistan's Hydropower Project
Business2015/04/21 10:38:45April 21 2015 16:13:52

China's Silk Road Fund Makes First investment in Pakistan's Hydropower Project

The first project involving China's 40-billion US dollar Silk Road Investment Fund has been announced. The Chinese Fund is going to invest 1.6-billion US dollar in the Karot hydropower project in Pakistan.

EU Sets out Fresh Measures to Tackle Migrant Crisis
World2015/04/21 10:34:28April 21 2015 16:13:52

EU Sets out Fresh Measures to Tackle Migrant Crisis

The European Union has laid-out a series of new measures to deal with the massive influx of migrants from north Africa trying to enter European territory through a dangerous voyage through the Mediterranean.

Youngster Kills Teacher with Crossbow in Spain
World2015/04/20 18:19:39April 21 2015 16:13:52

Youngster Kills Teacher with Crossbow in Spain

A teacher was killed and some others were wounded on Monday in Barcelona after a youngster burst into a high school with a crossbow.

City's FTZ Expand 4 Times to Include More Areas
Business2015/04/20 18:16:09April 21 2015 16:13:52

City's FTZ Expand 4 Times to Include More Areas

The Shanghai free trade zone was expended by four times in terms of land coverage to include Lujiazui financial area, Zhangjiang High-tech Park zone and Jinqiao area.

Chinese Solar Equipments to Light Up Rio Olympics
Sports2015/04/20 18:13:54April 21 2015 16:13:52

Chinese Solar Equipments to Light Up Rio Olympics

Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, where the 2014 World Cup final was held, will be back into the spotlight at the Rio Olympic Games, powered by Chinese solar equipments.

China Bars First Case of Foreign Mental Patient
China2015/04/20 18:11:26April 21 2015 16:13:52

China Bars First Case of Foreign Mental Patient

A Malaysian man who showed signs of a mental illness during routine quarantine checks was stopped from entering the country and sent back to his homeland.

Marbury Honored on China's Stamp
Sports2015/04/20 18:06:22April 21 2015 16:13:52

Marbury Honored on China's Stamp

Former NBA star Stephon Marbury has a statue in front of the arena of Beijing's Wukesong Stadium and now he has a stamp named in his name and face.

China Mulls Change in Law
China2015/04/20 18:00:42April 21 2015 16:13:52

China Mulls Change in Law

The top legislature began reviewing a draft amendment to the Advertisement Law, which proposes a ban on baby formula advertising.

Dongfeng and Peugeot Citroen in $ 200 Million JV Targeting Southeast Asia
Business2015/04/20 11:10:55April 21 2015 16:13:52

Dongfeng and Peugeot Citroen in $ 200 Million JV Targeting Southeast Asia

Chinese vehicle maker Dongfeng and French partner Peugeot Citroen have announced plans for the development of new vehicle models meant to target the Southeast Asian market.

US Marks 20th Anniversary of Oklahoma Bombing
World2015/04/20 11:06:55April 21 2015 16:13:52

US Marks 20th Anniversary of Oklahoma Bombing

Hundreds have gathered in Oklahoma City in the United States to mark the 20th anniversary of the deadly 1995 federal building bombing.

Nation seeks to lure more overseas talent
China2015/04/20 11:00:18April 21 2015 16:13:52

Nation seeks to lure more overseas talent

Vincent H. Yu, a licensed physician in New York state, is thinking about setting up his own healthcare company in China.

China Releases Pilot List of 'Sponge Cities' to Utilize Rainfall
China2015/04/20 10:57:34April 21 2015 16:13:52

China Releases Pilot List of 'Sponge Cities' to Utilize Rainfall

China's central authorities have released a pilot list for 16 so-called 'sponge cities.' The 'sponge cities' are new projects being launched to use the full potential of rain water.

8 Million New Investors Join the A-share Market in the First Quarter
Business2015/04/20 10:55:41April 21 2015 16:13:52

8 Million New Investors Join the A-share Market in the First Quarter

China's securities regulator is reporting that some 8-million new trading accounts have been set-up on China's A-share market in the first quarter of this year.

S Korea Becomes Latest Country to Extend Visa Limits for Chinese Visitors
World2015/04/20 10:29:57April 21 2015 16:13:52

S Korea Becomes Latest Country to Extend Visa Limits for Chinese Visitors

South Korea is the most recent addition to a growing list of countries that are relaxing visa requirements for Chinese visitors, the Guangzhou Daily reported on Monday.

HKU Mulls New Plan on Students' Mainland Experience
China2015/04/19 20:43:37April 21 2015 16:13:52

HKU Mulls New Plan on Students' Mainland Experience

University of Hong Kong is now considering letting its undergraduate students spend time on the mainland as part of their degree.

China Unveils Measures to Boost Exhibition Industry
Business2015/04/19 20:24:50April 21 2015 16:13:52

China Unveils Measures to Boost Exhibition Industry

China is planning to boost development of the exhibition industry through market liberalization, according to a guideline released by the State Council on Sunday.

Director Feng Xiaogang Awarded Order of Arts and Letters
Showbiz2015/04/19 20:21:13April 21 2015 16:13:52

Director Feng Xiaogang Awarded Order of Arts and Letters

Chinese director Feng Xiaogang was awarded the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres at the "Night of France" activity held on Saturday at the ongoing Beijing International Film Festival.

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