Homes collapse after hit by earthquake in Mexico

A collapsed home is seen after it was hit by a powerful earthquake in Juchitan, Oaxaca state, Mexico, Friday, Sept. 8, 2017.

Hovercraft European Formula 1 warms up in Germany

A helper runs besides Andrej Kovac of Slovakia during the European Hovercraft Formula Novice warm up race in Saalburg, central Germany.

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Hong Kong holds InnoTech Expo to inspire youngsters' interest in science
China2017/09/26 08:44:46September 26 2017 17:00:52

Hong Kong holds InnoTech Expo to inspire youngsters' interest in science

Over 100 exhibits featuring top technologies from both ancient and modern China are on display at the ongoing InnoTech Expo 2017 in Hong Kong, aiming to spur interest in science among young people.

China dispatches 2,609 policemen for UN peacekeeping missions, most among permanent members
China2017/09/26 08:44:03September 26 2017 17:00:52

China dispatches 2,609 policemen for UN peacekeeping missions, most among permanent members

China has sent 2,609 policemen for United Nations peacekeeping missions so far, dispatching the largest number of peacekeeping personnel among the permanent members of the United Nations Security Council.

2,800 Starbucks Stores across China now accept Alipay
China2017/09/25 18:15:43September 26 2017 17:00:52

2,800 Starbucks Stores across China now accept Alipay

Alipay has released a new statement, saying that from September 25th on, over 2,800 Starbucks stores across the Chinese mainland will be promoting the use of Alipay through a coupon.

Convenience food rebounds in China
China2017/09/25 18:14:12September 26 2017 17:00:52

Convenience food rebounds in China

China's convenience food industry has rebounded after a 5 year slowdown, said the Chair of the Chinese Institute of Food Science and Technology, Meng Suhe, at the 17th China Convenience Food Convention in Beijing.

Eight China cities step up housing tightening
China2017/09/25 08:46:25September 26 2017 17:00:52

Eight China cities step up housing tightening

Eight big cities in China have rolled out further property tightening measures in the latest efforts to rein in housing price rises.

Shanghai launches tech investment fund
Business2017/09/25 08:45:22September 26 2017 17:00:52

Shanghai launches tech investment fund

Shanghai has set up an equity investment fund to help support tech startups to promote scientific and technological innovation.

C929 fuselage to be made in China
China2017/09/24 09:46:52September 26 2017 17:00:52

C929 fuselage to be made in China

China will design and make the fuselage of the C929, while Russia will design the wings of the wide-body passenger aircraft, which is currently under development, said Commercial Aircraft Corp of China on Friday.

EU cultural event brings a taste of Europe to Beijing
China2017/09/24 09:44:51September 26 2017 17:00:52

EU cultural event brings a taste of Europe to Beijing

The European Union (EU)'s Delegation to China launched an event in Beijing on Saturday, September 23, 2017 to showcase the rich, diverse cultures and tourism industries of EU member states.

Flying Tigers museum reopens after renovation in central China
China2017/09/23 09:40:52September 26 2017 17:00:52

Flying Tigers museum reopens after renovation in central China

A museum commemorating the Flying Tigers, a U.S. air squadron that helped the Chinese fight the Japanese in World War II, reopened to the public Friday after six months of renovation.

Chinese FM urges BRICS nations to uphold multilateralism
China2017/09/23 09:39:27September 26 2017 17:00:52

Chinese FM urges BRICS nations to uphold multilateralism

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Thursday that the BRICS countries should uphold the banner of multilateralism.

China building world's first deep sea mining vessel
China2017/09/22 08:55:34September 26 2017 17:00:52

China building world's first deep sea mining vessel

The world's first deep sea mining vessel is being built by a Chinese shipping firm, and is expected be put into use in 2018.

Chinese FM calls for peaceful settlement of Korean Peninsula nuclear issue
China2017/09/22 08:54:27September 26 2017 17:00:52

Chinese FM calls for peaceful settlement of Korean Peninsula nuclear issue

A peaceful settlement of the nuclear issue on the Korean Peninsula is in line with the common will of the international community, said Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Wednesday.

China's bullet trains bump speed, Beijing to Shanghai in 4.5 hours
China2017/09/21 08:56:20September 26 2017 17:00:52

China's bullet trains bump speed, Beijing to Shanghai in 4.5 hours

The speed of China's new-generation bullet trains has increased significantly as of Thursday.

China establishes environmental-capacity alert system
China2017/09/21 08:55:10September 26 2017 17:00:52

China establishes environmental-capacity alert system

The Chinese government announced Wednesday that it had built an alert system to monitor regional environmental and resource capacity conditions, and punish those responsible for environmental damage.

Zhejiang University pledges strict evaluation of online works
China2017/09/20 19:47:37September 26 2017 17:00:52

Zhejiang University pledges strict evaluation of online works

Zhejiang University says academic standards won't be undermined by the recognition of online pieces of cultural excellence.

One stop medical mall a China first in Hangzhou
China2017/09/20 19:46:34September 26 2017 17:00:52

One stop medical mall a China first in Hangzhou

China's first "Medical Mall" is located at the 9th to 22nd floor of Hangzhou Tower, 501 City Plaza.

Third suspect arrested over London subway station blast
World2017/09/20 08:51:28September 26 2017 17:00:52

Third suspect arrested over London subway station blast

A 25-year-old man was arrested on Tuesday in the Welsh city of Newport, becoming the third suspect to be arrested in connection with the Friday explosion at a subway station in west London, British police said.

China provides assistance for restoring peace in Myanmar's northern state
China2017/09/20 08:50:19September 26 2017 17:00:52

China provides assistance for restoring peace in Myanmar's northern state

China has provided 2 million kyats (over 147,058 U.S. dollars) to help restore peace and stability in Myanmar's Rakhine state on Tuesday.

Quake kills more than 100 people in central Mexico
World2017/09/20 08:49:32September 26 2017 17:00:52

Quake kills more than 100 people in central Mexico

More than 100 people were killed in a powerful 7.1-magnitude earthquake that hit central Mexico on Tuesday, and the number of deaths is expected to rise due to the scale of the quake.

Man in 60s pursues master degree in Zhejiang
China2017/09/19 19:44:52September 26 2017 17:00:52

Man in 60s pursues master degree in Zhejiang

A 61-year-old man has become the oldest student enrolled this year at the Zhejiang University of Technology, reports Zhejiang Online.

C919 receives new orders at Beijing Aviation Expo
China2017/09/19 19:43:30September 26 2017 17:00:52

C919 receives new orders at Beijing Aviation Expo

Four domestic customers have placed new orders for the C919 aircraft at the Aviation Expo in Beijing, China National Radio reports.

Xi, Trump discuss upcoming China visit over phone
China2017/09/19 09:07:56September 26 2017 17:00:52

Xi, Trump discuss upcoming China visit over phone

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his U.S. counterpart, Donald Trump, discussed Trump's visit to China later this year and the Korean Peninsula situation over phone late Monday.

China, Russia start joint naval drills
China2017/09/19 09:07:07September 26 2017 17:00:52

China, Russia start joint naval drills

China and Russia started the second stage of their "Joint Sea-2017" military exercises on Monday with the arrival of a Chinese naval fleet in the Russian port city of Vladivostok.

China to launch more BeiDou-3 satellites in 2017
China2017/09/19 09:05:51September 26 2017 17:00:52

China to launch more BeiDou-3 satellites in 2017

More BeiDou-3 satellites will be launched in November 2017, according to a senior designer of the satellite navigation system.

China starts constructing tailor-made mother ship for manned submersible
China2017/09/18 19:21:05September 26 2017 17:00:52

China starts constructing tailor-made mother ship for manned submersible

Construction of a new mother ship for China's manned submersible "Jiaolong" is now underway, reports the Guangming Daily.