China World Business Sports Showbiz

S.Korea, DPRK to hold Pyongyang summit as agreed upon in Panmunjom summit
World2018-09-17 15:18September 20 2018 12:53:37

S.Korea, DPRK to hold Pyongyang summit as agreed upon in Panmunjom summit

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Kim Jong Un will hold their third summit in Pyongyang from Tuesday to Thursday as agreed upon in their April summit at the border village of Panmunjom.

Land-focused commitments announced to mitigate climate change
World2018-09-15 08:38September 20 2018 12:53:37

Land-focused commitments announced to mitigate climate change

A batch of announcements were made at the Global Climate Action Summit by a cross section of industries and countries to take the efforts of battling climate change to a higher level.

Multiple gas explosions set homes ablaze near Boston, forcing evacuations
World2018-09-14 09:38September 20 2018 12:53:37

Multiple gas explosions set homes ablaze near Boston, forcing evacuations

Dozens of suspected gas explosions and fires hit across three communities north of Boston, the U.S. state of Massachusetts, on Thursday, prompting numerous evacuations of neighborhoods, state police said.

A baby elephant without trunk in South Africa fights for survival
World2018-09-10 09:54September 20 2018 12:53:37

A baby elephant without trunk in South Africa fights for survival

A baby elephant with its trunk missing has been spotted at the Kruger National Park in South Africa, causing people to worry for its safety.

Egypt, U.S. start “Bright Star” joint military drill in Alexandria
World2018-09-09 08:45September 20 2018 12:53:37

Egypt, U.S. start “Bright Star” joint military drill in Alexandria

The Egyptian-U.S. joint military exercise known as "the Bright Star" kicked off on Saturday at a military base in Egypt's seaside province of Alexandria, the Egyptian state TV reported.

Former Trump campaign aide Papadopoulos sentenced to 14 days in jail
World2018-09-08 09:27September 20 2018 12:53:37

Former Trump campaign aide Papadopoulos sentenced to 14 days in jail

George Papadopoulos, a former Trump campaign aide, was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for lying to federal investigators during the Russia probe.

Brazilian presidential candidate hospitalized for grave stab wound
World2018-09-07 10:23September 20 2018 12:53:37

Brazilian presidential candidate hospitalized for grave stab wound

Brazilian presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro was in grave condition after being hospitalized for stab wound, local media reported on Thursday.

Stranded Philippine ship moves from shoal: Chinese Foreign Ministry
World2018-09-06 09:23September 20 2018 12:53:37

Stranded Philippine ship moves from shoal: Chinese Foreign Ministry

The Philippines moved the BRP Gregorio del Pilar from the Banyue Shoal early on Tuesday morning, Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said, adding that China hasn't found any environmental damage, such as an oil spill.

S.Korea in talks with DPRK on opening date of joint liaison office
World2018-09-03 18:24September 20 2018 12:53:37

S.Korea in talks with DPRK on opening date of joint liaison office

South Korea's unification ministry in charge of inter-Korean affairs said Monday that Seoul was in talks with the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on the opening date of the joint liaison office to increase communications between the two sides.

Amsterdam stabber had terrorist motive, threat level unchanged
World2018-09-02 07:32September 20 2018 12:53:37

Amsterdam stabber had terrorist motive, threat level unchanged

The Dutch authorities announced on Saturday that terrorist threat level in the country remains "substantial", level 4 on a scale of 5, after it was confirmed that the attacker who stabbed two people on Friday at Amsterdam's Central Station had a terrorist motive.

3 killed, hundreds injured in 5.9-magnitude earthquake in western Iran
World2018-08-27 13:26September 20 2018 12:53:37

3 killed, hundreds injured in 5.9-magnitude earthquake in western Iran

In the earthquake measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale in western Iran on early hours of Sunday, at least three people were killed and 243 others were injured, semi-official Mehr news agency reported.

U.S. appoints new special envoy for DPRK to lead negotiations ahead
World2018-08-24 09:17September 20 2018 12:53:37

U.S. appoints new special envoy for DPRK to lead negotiations ahead

U.S. State Secretary Mike Pompeo on Thursday named Stephen Biegun to be the new special envoy for the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK).

China finalizes plan to build road-rail tunnel across Qiongzhou Strait
World2018-08-24 09:14September 20 2018 12:53:37

China finalizes plan to build road-rail tunnel across Qiongzhou Strait

A proposal for a road-rail tunnel across Qiongzhou Strait linking Guangdong and Hainan provinces has been submitted to China's top economic planning agency, the National Development and Reform Commission, for approval after 20 years of research, reports China Ocean News.

U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo to visit DPRK soon for 4th visit
World2018-08-20 13:45September 20 2018 12:53:37

U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo to visit DPRK soon for 4th visit

U.S. National Security Advisor John Bolton said on Sunday that U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will leave for a trip to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) for the fourth visit since he assumed the current office.

Merkel, Putin hold talks on tough issues
World2018-08-19 07:27September 20 2018 12:53:37

Merkel, Putin hold talks on tough issues

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin held talks in north of Berlin on Saturday, with the topics ranging from Syria, Ukraine, Iran as well as the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project.

Nobel Foundation wants temporary committee to oversee literature award
World2018-08-18 08:41September 20 2018 12:53:37

Nobel Foundation wants temporary committee to oversee literature award

The Nobel Foundation wants the Swedish Academy to hand over the responsibility for awarding the Nobel literature prize to a new committee.

Abe sends ritual donation to notorious shrine on war anniversary
World2018-08-15 10:15September 20 2018 12:53:37

Abe sends ritual donation to notorious shrine on war anniversary

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sent a ritual donation to the war-linked Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo on Wednesday.

Ethiopian president hails China's role in industrialization drive
World2018-08-14 09:26September 20 2018 12:53:37

Ethiopian president hails China's role in industrialization drive

Ethiopian President Mulatu Teshome on Monday said Chinese investment plays an indispensable role in the East African country's industrialization drive.

AI algorithm used to reduce drug toxicity for brain cancer therapy
World2018-08-12 08:10September 20 2018 12:53:37

AI algorithm used to reduce drug toxicity for brain cancer therapy

American researchers are employing novel machine-learning techniques to improve the quality of life for patients by reducing toxic chemotherapy and radiotherapy dosing for glioblastoma, the most aggressive form of brain cancer.

Earth headed towards “hothouse climate” tipping point: study
World2018-08-07 14:21September 20 2018 12:53:37

Earth headed towards “hothouse climate” tipping point: study

The world could enter an irreversible "hothouse climate" if the global average temperature increases by 1 degree Celsius, a study has found.

News:
China World Business Sports Showbiz Audio
Video:
C4 My Chinese Life The Sound Stage China Revealed Showbiz Video Travel Video
Photos:
China World Fun Travel Entertainment Sports
Travel:
Beijing Shanghai Guangzhou
Lifestyle:
Live Music Opera & Classical Movies Traditional Shows Exhibitions
Learn Chinese:
Chinese Studio Living Chinese Everyday Chinese Just For Fun Chinese Culture Buzzwords