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Death of celebrity cat saddens the internet
China2017-10-16 16:02October 18 2017 08:13:54

Death of celebrity cat saddens the internet

A round face, white fur, fatty body — but more importantly, a full set of funny poses — pushed a cat to stardom on Chinese internet.

Chinese female peacekeeper wins UN award in S. Sudan
China2017-10-16 15:31October 18 2017 08:13:54

Chinese female peacekeeper wins UN award in S. Sudan

Zhang Qin, a female soldier of Chinese peacekeeping force in Juba, capital of South Sudan, was awarded honorable medal of peace, along with her comrades in arms, by the UN officials on Oct 4.

China beomes focus at IMF/WB annual meetings
China2017-10-16 14:31October 18 2017 08:13:54

China beomes focus at IMF/WB annual meetings

From economic growth, financial risks, currency internationalization to the Belt and Road Initiative, China was frequently mentioned by financial officials at the just-concluded annual meetings of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank.

Reforms make train travel easier
China2017-10-16 14:31October 18 2017 08:13:54

Reforms make train travel easier

Some passengers prefer window seats on planes and trains, others aisle seats. As of Thursday, people booking train tickets online can specify which they prefer. The system will also recommend transfers to those who need to change trains so passengers can buy all the necessary tickets at the same time.

Motor Neuron sufferer to donate head for scientific study
China2017-10-16 14:31October 18 2017 08:13:54

Motor Neuron sufferer to donate head for scientific study

Lou Tao, a PhD candidate at Peking University, has announced she will donate her brain for scientific study after suffering from Motor Neuron disease for the past two years, reports thepaper.cn.

Banks extend more net loans than expected
China2017-10-16 14:02October 18 2017 08:13:54

Banks extend more net loans than expected

Chinese banks extended more loans than expected in September, buoyed by demand from home buyers and companies.

Mengniu Dairy bids for Murray Goulburn
China2017-10-16 13:31October 18 2017 08:13:54

Mengniu Dairy bids for Murray Goulburn

A subsidiary of domestic giant China Mengniu Dairy Co is reported to be bidding for Murray Goulburn Co-operative Co, the biggest Australian dairy producer, in a deal valued at about A$1 billion ($779 million).

Swans help deal with waterway menace
China2017-10-16 13:31October 18 2017 08:13:54

Swans help deal with waterway menace

Black swans are being recruited to tackle unwanted water hyacinths.

Central SOEs' performance shows reforms have paid off
China2017-10-16 11:31October 18 2017 08:13:54

Central SOEs' performance shows reforms have paid off

At a news conference on Thursday, the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission said that the profits of central State-owned Enterprises had grown by 20.9 percent in the first nine months of 2017, which is the highest rise since 2012.

Teflon-coated name for Japanese quality tarnished by scandal
China2017-10-16 11:31October 18 2017 08:13:54

Teflon-coated name for Japanese quality tarnished by scandal

“Made in Japan” used to mean reliable quality, but the positive connotation has been dealt a severe blow in recent years after a run of various product scandals, with Kobe Steel the latest culprit.

Beijing shantytowns finish renovation ahead of schedule
China2017-10-16 11:31October 18 2017 08:13:54

Beijing shantytowns finish renovation ahead of schedule

Beijing has surpassed its annual target number of homes, investment and people involved in shantytowns renovation as of the end of September, benefiting up to 235,000 people.

China's hybrid rice yield hits record high
China2017-10-16 11:02October 18 2017 08:13:54

China's hybrid rice yield hits record high

A new type of hybrid rice grown in China has become the highest-yielding one in the world, said a report by Science and Technology Daily on Sunday.

China determined to keep globalization going
China2017-10-16 11:02October 18 2017 08:13:54

China determined to keep globalization going

It is fair to say anti-globalization is on the rise. But assuming globalization is in reverse runs the risk of overlooking the fact that China has become one of the most forceful promoters of globalization and pivotal international bodies including World Trade Organization, G20, BRICS, and the European Union remain positive toward it.

China's hybrid rice yield hits record high
China2017-10-16 11:02October 18 2017 08:13:54

China's hybrid rice yield hits record high

A new type of hybrid rice grown in China has become the highest-yielding one in the world, said a report by Science and Technology Daily on Sunday.

Sketch relay race in art school surprises Chinese public
China2017-10-16 11:02October 18 2017 08:13:54

Sketch relay race in art school surprises Chinese public

Relay race is one of the most exciting games at any sports event. But recently, an innovative game at the Dalian campus of Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts in northeast China is much more than speed.

Disease expert lauds nation's HIV progress - Veteran epidemiology professor has trained Chinese health professionals for almost 40 years
China2017-10-16 10:31October 18 2017 08:13:54

Disease expert lauds nation's HIV progress - Veteran epidemiology professor has trained Chinese health professionals for almost 40 years

For epidemiology expert Roger Detels, China has made “huge” progress in combating outbreaks of infectious disease over the past four decades.

Beijing unveils ambitious 3-step plan to boost soccer industry
China2017-10-16 10:31October 18 2017 08:13:54

Beijing unveils ambitious 3-step plan to boost soccer industry

Beijing municipal authorities have announced an ambitious soccer development plan, setting the goal of getting more than 1 million people participating in the sport on a regular basis by 2020.

Top 10 Chinese internet companies in 2017
China2017-10-16 10:24October 18 2017 08:13:54

Top 10 Chinese internet companies in 2017

Top 10 Chinese internet companies in 2017

Typhoon Khanun makes landfall in south China
China2017-10-16 10:22October 18 2017 08:13:54

Typhoon Khanun makes landfall in south China

Typhoon Khanun made landfall early Monday morning in Xuwen county, Guangdong Province.

Alibaba-related executives cast doubt on Hurun rich ranking
China2017-10-16 10:03October 18 2017 08:13:54

Alibaba-related executives cast doubt on Hurun rich ranking

High-level executives of an Alibaba-backed company have raised doubts about the objectiveness of a rich list released by the Hurun Research Institute on Thursday.

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