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Founding ceremony held for Westlake University in Hangzhou
China2018-10-21 08:27October 22 2018 10:24:49

Founding ceremony held for Westlake University in Hangzhou

The founding ceremony for Westlake University was held in Hangzhou on Saturday, marking the birth of China's first private university oriented towards high-end scientific research, reports thepaper.cn.

China beats Netherlands to claim bronze at Volleyball World Championship
China2018-10-21 08:26October 22 2018 10:24:49

China beats Netherlands to claim bronze at Volleyball World Championship

China claimed bronze at the FIVB Volleyball Women's World Championship after beating the Netherlands in straight sets on Saturday.

Beijing highway open for self-driving car starting next year
China2018-10-20 14:06October 22 2018 10:24:49

Beijing highway open for self-driving car starting next year

As part of efforts to promote the development of self-driving car technology, authorities in Beijing have announced that a section of the Yanchong Highway on the outskirts of the city will be available as a site for vehicle testing.

Shanghai import expo offers opportunities for Algerian businesses
China2018-10-20 08:12October 22 2018 10:24:49

Shanghai import expo offers opportunities for Algerian businesses

The upcoming first China International Import Expo will provide opportunities for Algerian businesses to promote their services and goods and pave the way for entering the huge Chinese market, experts said.

China's GDP grows 6.7 pct in first 3 quarters
China2018-10-19 13:34October 22 2018 10:24:49

China's GDP grows 6.7 pct in first 3 quarters

China's gross domestic product (GDP) expanded 6.7 percent year on year in the first three quarters of 2018 to about 65.09 trillion yuan (about 9.38 trillion U.S. dollars), data from the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) showed Friday.

China, Cambodia to enhance trade, investment cooperation
China2018-10-19 09:19October 22 2018 10:24:49

China, Cambodia to enhance trade, investment cooperation

China and Cambodia are ready to expand cooperation in areas including trade and investment, the two countries' leaders said Thursday.

Hutong museum opens in Beijing's old district
China2018-10-19 09:17October 22 2018 10:24:49

Hutong museum opens in Beijing's old district

A hutong museum opened Thursday in a historical district in central Beijing, offering visitors more knowledge about the city's iconic traditional alleys and courtyards.

China, Belgium agree to unleash complementary advantages, tap more cooperation potentials
China2018-10-18 09:14October 22 2018 10:24:49

China, Belgium agree to unleash complementary advantages, tap more cooperation potentials

China and Belgium on Wednesday agreed to keep unleashing complementary advantages, tapping more cooperation potentials, and yielding greater development achievements in pragmatic cooperation.

Tencent, BBC partner on new fan site and documentary “Dynasties”
China2018-10-17 15:55October 22 2018 10:24:49

Tencent, BBC partner on new fan site and documentary “Dynasties”

Tencent has announced that it has entered into a new partnership with BBC, Britain's largest broadcaster, to launch a new BBC fan community called BBC Earth Tribe. The company has also announced that it is co-producing the BBC natural history documentary series "Dynasties".

Vaccine company fined 1.3 bln USD after scandal
China2018-10-17 15:48October 22 2018 10:24:49

Vaccine company fined 1.3 bln USD after scandal

Chinese authorities on Tuesday handed out penalties totaling more than 9.1 billion yuan (1.32 billion U.S. dollars) to a company for the illegal production of a human rabies vaccine.

Trans-provincial police and drivers make way for endangered teenager
China2018-10-17 10:04October 22 2018 10:24:49

Trans-provincial police and drivers make way for endangered teenager

A middle school student seriously injured in a car accident was transferred from Inner Mongolia's provincial capital Hohhot to Beijing, a distance of around 500 kilometers, in only five and a half hours thanks to the joint efforts of medical staff, police, and the public.

China completes deep-sea research mission in Mariana Trench
China2018-10-17 09:23October 22 2018 10:24:49

China completes deep-sea research mission in Mariana Trench

A team of 59 Chinese researchers returned Tuesday to Sanya in southern Hainan Province from the Mariana Trench after completing a 54-day, 7,292-nautical-mile deep-sea research mission.

Chinese ambassador dismisses U.S. accusations against China as 'groundless'
China2018-10-16 10:18October 22 2018 10:24:49

Chinese ambassador dismisses U.S. accusations against China as 'groundless'

Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai has voiced China's position on issues of mutual concern with the United States, dismissing recent accusations against China as "groundless."

New AI-powered lab set up to support aviation sector
China2018-10-14 16:01October 22 2018 10:24:49

New AI-powered lab set up to support aviation sector

China's first algorithms laboratory for the aviation sector was jointly launched by Tongji University and Xiamen Airlines in Shanghai on Thursday, and the two parties expect the lab to play a key role in utilizing artificial intelligence to solve problems and improve the overall efficiency of the industry.

College students help with rural vitalization program
China2018-10-14 08:41October 22 2018 10:24:49

College students help with rural vitalization program

More than 700,000 college students have joined a rural vitalization program since it was launched in March, China's Education Ministry has said.

Alibaba brings robot waiters to Import Expo in Shanghai
China2018-10-14 08:41October 22 2018 10:24:49

Alibaba brings robot waiters to Import Expo in Shanghai

Alibaba's grocery supermarket chain Hema is using robots to deliver fresh imported food to guests at the China International Import Expo, which will be held in Shanghai from November 5 to 10.

China prints movable grotto with 3D technology
China2018-10-13 09:03October 22 2018 10:24:49

China prints movable grotto with 3D technology

Supported by 3D printing technology, the movable replica of a cave in the Yungang Grottoes, a 1,500-year-old UNESCO World Heritage site, has passed experts' tests this week.

China's intelligent manufacturing market to exceed 31 bln dollars by 2020: report
China2018-10-13 09:02October 22 2018 10:24:49

China's intelligent manufacturing market to exceed 31 bln dollars by 2020: report

China's intelligent manufacturing market will exceed 220 billion yuan (31.8 billion U.S. dollars) by 2020, according to a recent report.

Chinese scientists use genetic technology to create blue roses
China2018-10-12 16:21October 22 2018 10:24:49

Chinese scientists use genetic technology to create blue roses

Chinese scientists are using genetic technology and synthetic biology techniques to create genetically engineered blue roses.

China's development stems from reform and opening-up: MOC
China2018-10-12 09:27October 22 2018 10:24:49

China's development stems from reform and opening-up: MOC

China's development stems from its continued efforts to advance reform and opening-up, the the Ministry of Commerce (MOC) said Thursday.

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