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Name chosen for Russian-U.S. joint experiment that simulates outer space missions
China2017-03-24 17:31March 28 2017 02:24:09

Name chosen for Russian-U.S. joint experiment that simulates outer space missions

A name for a series of experiments that simulates flights to outer space has been chosen, the Moscow-based Institute of Medical and Biological Problems (IMBP) press service said Friday.

Smart growth needed in a 'disruptive era': Canadian expert
China2017-03-24 16:31March 28 2017 02:24:09

Smart growth needed in a 'disruptive era': Canadian expert

China and Canada should turn the potential of their relationship into a shared reality to press ahead with smart growth in the era of disruption and uncertainty, a Canadian expert has pointed out.

Police arrest 20 cough syrup pushers
China2017-03-24 16:31March 28 2017 02:24:09

Police arrest 20 cough syrup pushers

Police in the northeastern Chinese city of Shenyang said that they have arrested 20 people for distributing an addictive cough syrup.

Dongguan looks to robots to build the factories of the future
China2017-03-24 16:31March 28 2017 02:24:09

Dongguan looks to robots to build the factories of the future

Silver Basis Technology is Huawei’s protective case contractor. In one of its factories located in China’s southern city of Dongguan, robotic machines process plastic raw material, and produce one case every two and a half minutes.

Chinese 'wearable robot' could help disabled people walk again
China2017-03-24 16:31March 28 2017 02:24:09

Chinese 'wearable robot' could help disabled people walk again

Could a “wearable robot” one day help paraplegics and disabled people walk in the same way shortsighted people simply put on a pair of glasses to correct their vision? That is the hope of one Chinese company which is designing exoskeletons that people can wear.

China, Australia show how free trade works for mutual gains
China2017-03-24 16:01March 28 2017 02:24:09

China, Australia show how free trade works for mutual gains

In the new global realities that seem to be tilting towards protectionism and anti-globalization, China and Australia offer a perfect example of how free trade does not lead to tit-for-tat combat, but generates handsome gains for both.

Vice Premier: China to firmly promote economic globalization
China2017-03-24 15:31March 28 2017 02:24:09

Vice Premier: China to firmly promote economic globalization

Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli highlighted economic globalization on Friday while meeting with entrepreneurs attending the Boao Forum for Asia (BFA).

Belt and Road initiative heralds new era in co-op for Australia and China: Australian experts
China2017-03-24 15:31March 28 2017 02:24:09

Belt and Road initiative heralds new era in co-op for Australia and China: Australian experts

The Belt and Road Initiative has been lauded by Australian experts as being the catalyst for a new era in economic and trade cooperation between Australia and China.

Shale gas technology to reduce pollution problem
China2017-03-24 15:31March 28 2017 02:24:09

Shale gas technology to reduce pollution problem

China is banking on the shale gas technology in North America to extract methanol and clean its pollution by putting it in use for refinery chemicals, clean energy and thermal fuels, according to a source during the Boao Forum for Asia 2017.

Chinese vice premier highlights easier access for foreign investment
China2017-03-24 15:31March 28 2017 02:24:09

Chinese vice premier highlights easier access for foreign investment

China will deepen its opening-up and further ease access for foreign investment, Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli said Friday while meeting with entrepreneurs attending the Boao Forum for Asia.

China's first tech insurance firm in the pipeline
China2017-03-24 15:05March 28 2017 02:24:09

China's first tech insurance firm in the pipeline

China is on course to open its first tech insurance firm and an equivalent of the “Silicon Valley Bank” by 2020, according to a source with direct knowledge of the matter on Friday.

Beijing to open first driverless subway line
China2017-03-24 15:05March 28 2017 02:24:09

Beijing to open first driverless subway line

Beijing will open its first subway line with self-driving trains this year, local authorities said Friday.

Report on sleep habits of Chinese youth released
China2017-03-24 14:32March 28 2017 02:24:09

Report on sleep habits of Chinese youth released

The China Sleep Research Society and the DeRucci Beddings Company Limited recently released a report on the sleep habits of Chinese youth.

Corrupt Chinese fugitive repatriated from Zimbabwe
China2017-03-24 14:32March 28 2017 02:24:09

Corrupt Chinese fugitive repatriated from Zimbabwe

A retired Chinese tax official has been returned from Zimbabwe to China less than four months after he fled a corruption probe and hid in the southern African country.

Ultra-low energy consumption building project to start
China2017-03-24 14:32March 28 2017 02:24:09

Ultra-low energy consumption building project to start

Chinese real estate developer Jinmao Green Building Technology Co Ltd announced on Wednesday it will this year begin construction on its passive ultra-low energy consumption green buildings project.

Hong Kong man jailed for New Zealand meth smuggling bid
China2017-03-24 14:00March 28 2017 02:24:09

Hong Kong man jailed for New Zealand meth smuggling bid

A Hong Kong man was jailed Friday for 10 years and five months for importing methamphetamine into New Zealand under the guise of chicken stock powder.

New study reveals 'hukou' as major factor in Shanghai marriages
China2017-03-24 13:30March 28 2017 02:24:09

New study reveals 'hukou' as major factor in Shanghai marriages

Only about one-fifth of a sample of marriages in Shanghai took place between residents with local “hukou” -- or household registration -- and migrants without Shanghai hukou, according to a new sociology study.

China to announce annual water-quality rankings
China2017-03-24 13:30March 28 2017 02:24:09

China to announce annual water-quality rankings

Starting from this year, China will publish the annual rankings of cities with the best and poorest water quality, as the government moves to further increase transparency.

China, Australia pledge closer trade ties
China2017-03-24 12:00March 28 2017 02:24:09

China, Australia pledge closer trade ties

China will open up wider to the outside world and work with Australia for greater development of bilateral economic and trade relations, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said here Thursday.

China follows WTO rules: MOC spokesperson
China2017-03-24 11:59March 28 2017 02:24:09

China follows WTO rules: MOC spokesperson

China abides by World Trade Organization (WTO) rules and will continue to do so, a commerce official said Thursday.

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