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Chinese research vessel takes foreign trainees on expedition
China2017-06-27 09:41June 28 2017 04:36:46

Chinese research vessel takes foreign trainees on expedition

Chinese ocean scientific research vessel Haiyang-6 set out Monday on a 240-day expedition in the Pacific Ocean, with five foreign trainees on board.

China's tech giants gain on U.S. peers
China2017-06-27 09:41June 28 2017 04:36:46

China's tech giants gain on U.S. peers

Domestic tech giants like Alibaba Group Holding have seen their share prices grow much more quickly than many global tech leaders like Facebook in 2017.

Top official urges continued strict real estate policies
China2017-06-27 09:41June 28 2017 04:36:46

Top official urges continued strict real estate policies

A top Chinese official on Monday called for the government to continue city-based regulations in the housing sector to ensure a stable and sound market.

China's demand for oil, natural gas to remain robust: report
China2017-06-27 09:41June 28 2017 04:36:46

China's demand for oil, natural gas to remain robust: report

China is expected to post steady demand for oil and natural gas in the near future despite a slowdown in global consumption, a report showed Monday.

Heavy fines for manipulators of futures markets
China2017-06-27 09:41June 28 2017 04:36:46

Heavy fines for manipulators of futures markets

Yishidun, an international trading company that illegally profited more than 389 million yuan ($57 million) from futures market manipulation, faces seizure of its ill-gotten gains and a 300 million yuan fine, according to Shanghai No.1 Intermediate People’s Court.

Death penalty for dealers who ran drugs operation
China2017-06-27 09:41June 28 2017 04:36:46

Death penalty for dealers who ran drugs operation

Two men were sentenced to death yesterday for running a multibillion-yuan business involving more than two tons of the methamphetamine drug known as ice.

Jailed after 'powder' found
China2017-06-27 09:41June 28 2017 04:36:46

Jailed after 'powder' found

A man who tried to smuggle 32 kilograms of pseudoephedrine, a main ingredient to make methamphetamine drugs, also known as ice, has been sentenced to eight years behind bars.

'Hunters bounty' in fake goods
China2017-06-27 09:41June 28 2017 04:36:46

'Hunters bounty' in fake goods

Professional counterfeit hunters are playing a bigger role in the campaign against fake and unsafe products, according to Shanghai No.2 Intermediate People’s Court.

Over 9,000 addicts lose licenses
China2017-06-27 09:40June 28 2017 04:36:46

Over 9,000 addicts lose licenses

Shanghai police have canceled 9,276 driving licenses of drug addicts in the period from October 2012 to the end of last month.

More Hong Kong women seeking husbands on mainland
China2017-06-27 09:40June 28 2017 04:36:46

More Hong Kong women seeking husbands on mainland

Marriages between mainlanders and Hong Kongers have brought the two sides much closer, as statistics showed that more and more Hong Kong brides are interested in finding husbands in the mainland in the last three decades.

China's clean energy push leads to concrete results
China2017-06-26 21:13June 28 2017 04:36:46

China's clean energy push leads to concrete results

A national drive to clean up China's environment has led to a rise in the use of green energy, as well as alternate forms of transportation.

22,000 juvenile drug addicts in China
China2017-06-26 21:12June 28 2017 04:36:46

22,000 juvenile drug addicts in China

There were over 22,000 juveniles addicted to drugs as of the end of 2016, making up 0.8 percent of the estimated 2.5 million drug addicts in China, according to the National Narcotics Control Commission.

China's new bullet trains more advanced, have longer service life
China2017-06-26 17:25June 28 2017 04:36:46

China's new bullet trains more advanced, have longer service life

China has put new high-speed trains outperforming previous models into service, with a longer service life, bigger capacity, more comfort and better safety monitoring systems.

Researchers make breakthrough in development of drought-resistant crops
China2017-06-26 16:27June 28 2017 04:36:46

Researchers make breakthrough in development of drought-resistant crops

Researchers in Australia believe they have made a breakthrough in the development of drought-resistant crops, after they were able to “close the pores” on the leaves of different plants to naturally conserve water in times of drought.

Payment by phone available on Beijing Subway
China2017-06-26 15:52June 28 2017 04:36:46

Payment by phone available on Beijing Subway

Commuters in Beijing are now able to use their mobile devices to access the Beijing Subway, reports the Beijing Youth Daily.

Senior political advisors urged to make efforts for supply-side reform
China2017-06-26 15:52June 28 2017 04:36:46

Senior political advisors urged to make efforts for supply-side reform

Senior Chinese political advisors have been called on to contribute their wisdom to deepening supply-side structural reform and promoting healthy and stable development of the economy.

Maiden Maritime Silk Road voyage docks in Xiamen
China2017-06-26 15:23June 28 2017 04:36:46

Maiden Maritime Silk Road voyage docks in Xiamen

An international cruise ship carrying thousands of passengers arrived at Xiamen on June 26, finishing its 37-day maiden voyage.

A tale of miracle surival amid desperate search for life in landslide-hit village
China2017-06-26 14:54June 28 2017 04:36:46

A tale of miracle surival amid desperate search for life in landslide-hit village

An infant saved his parents and himself from almost certain death in a landslide that buried about 120 people in Southwest China on Saturday morning, Chengdu Economic Daily reported.

China to launch Long March-5 Y2 in early July
China2017-06-26 14:26June 28 2017 04:36:46

China to launch Long March-5 Y2 in early July

China has set the window to launch its Long March-5 Y2 carrier rocket between July 2 and 5, according to the State Administration of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defense.

Wizard Harry Potter casts spell over tourism in Britain
China2017-06-26 14:25June 28 2017 04:36:46

Wizard Harry Potter casts spell over tourism in Britain

British tourism chiefs announced Saturday they have released an interactive map to coincide with the 20th anniversary of the first Harry Potter book next Monday.

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