Across America

Latin America infrastructure needs more investment
  • Brazil needs its own version of China Dream, expert says

    Brazil's emergence as one of the leading Latin American economies has taken place in tandem with rapid growth in China over the last decade, a sign of the growing link between the two emerging markets.

  • Alibaba joins global shipping effort

    A new logistic platform jointly established by China Shipping Group and Alibaba will enhance the efficiency of international trade and both Chinese and Brazilian companies will benefit when it's fully operational, experts said.

China

Blind date event attracts parents in Taiyuan
  • Tourists set to travel light overseas

    An increasing number of countries are modifying their visa-application procedures in the hope of attracting more visitors from China.

  • Bear bites off boy's arm at China zoo

    A bear in Central China's Henan province has bitten off the arm of a nine-year-old boy who tried to feed it through its cage.

  • Runners resort to face masks

    The Beijing Marathon kicked off Sunday despite the heavy smog, while competitors wearing masks triggered controversy. The organizers said they are considering changing the date of the event.

Business

Video: Why I line up for new iPhones?
  • Stronger delisting rules unveiled

    The China Securities Regulatory Commission on Friday released revised delisting rules to further strengthen the capital market and eliminate trash stocks.

  • Stock Connect delay worries investors

    Excitement has given way to impatience as investors in Shanghai are waiting for the green light that would signal the start of the much-hyped Stock Connect program.

  • Slower growth likely in 2015

    China will set an economic growth target of about 7% for 2015, the weakest expansion in a generation as the country's leaders tackle debt risks and imbalances.

Life

Web offers 'new life' for sitcoms

Food

Tracing the origins of rice
  • Art on a plate

    Don't ask the staff members at Museo why the deep fried Camembert is called Mona Lisa's smile, You will struggle to get a straight answer.

  • 2014 World's Best Bars announced

    London has claimed the best city in The World's 50 Best Bars Awards for 2014.

  • World's premium chocolates in one meal

    When the world’s most premium chocolates are all over a meal, it may take a sweet tooth a world of courage to decline.

Culture

Immigrants flock to Gushi root-seeking event

Entertainment

Xu Jinglei poses at Prague Square

Premier Li visits Germany, Russia, Italy

From soldiers to farmers

A special force is celebrating its achievements in the tough environment of Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, where it has built farms and homes, and maintained stability.

10 odd regulations in Chinese schools

A student in Chongqing was expelled from school for having an improper hairstyle, the Chongqing Evening News reported.

Clouds of suspicion

KMT veterans recognized

More than 3,000 soldiers of China's Expeditionary Force are buried in the 13-acre plot of land.

Top 8 expenses during the National Day holiday

For Chinese, the National Day holiday is not only to celebrate the foundation of People's Republic of China, but also a shopping opportunity.

Alibaba - Journey of the tech giant

Alibaba and selling shareholders will now raise almost $22 billion at the top of the new IPO range. Alibaba remains on track to set an IPO record.

Top 10 cheapest new energy cars promoted in China

11th China-ASEAN Expo

Go Wuxi: Canal city in transition

Budding businesses of the digital age

Young Chinese entrepreneurs are tapping opportunities to realize their world-changing dreams as the Internet is breaking down the barriers.

Top 10 most used desktop instant messaging tools

Here is a look at the top 10 instant messaging tools used by Chinese netizens in July.

China-US cyber security talks hard to resume

Resuming cyber security cooperation between China and the United States would be difficult because of "mistaken US practices", China's top diplomat told US Secretary of State John Kerry.

Alibaba joins global shipping effort

A new logistic platform jointly established by China Shipping Group and Alibaba will enhance the efficiency of international trade and both Chinese and Brazilian companies will benefit when it's fully operational, experts said.

Biz clubs deepen cooperation

Two leading business organizations signed a cooperation agreement in Sao Paulo on Oct 18 to work together to enhance communication between the entrepreneurs of both China and Brazil.

Brazil needs its own version of China Dream, expert says

Brazil's emergence as one of the leading Latin American economies has taken place in tandem with rapid growth in China over the last decade, a sign of the growing link between the two emerging markets.

Chinese Community Leaders

David Chiu: On the move in California politics
  • From community activist to the political arena

    When Phil Gim and his family moved to New York in the 1960s, they lived in an apartment in Chinatown on East Broadway, next to the Manhattan Bridge.

  • Time to change US perception of China

    Zhang Xuming's goal as president of the China Enterprises Council (CEC) is to help Chinese businesses export their reputation for social responsibility to the US as well as their products, services and technology.

China Hands

Yale president-turned-Coursera CEO sees China soar
  • Richard Bush: US, China in the same boat

    Richard Bush was a young boy when he followed his missionary parents to Asia in 1950. They wanted to go to China but the border was closed.

  • A family business on US-China relations

    Melanie Hart, director of China Policy at the Center for American Progress (CAP), a think tank in Washington, feels mid-career scholars like her see US-China relations somewhat differently compared with the old generation.

China-US

Gift of love and joy

US

Yang, Kerry meet in Boston ahead of APEC
  • Writer Lu Xun's works honored in NY

    Lu Xun, one of the leading figures of modern Chinese literature, was honored in New York with performances by the Beijing Dance Theater at the Brooklyn Academy of Music.

  • US-China 'most important bilateral' tie

    US President Jimmy Carter says the people of the two countries can learn to trust each other if the leaders of both continue to talk about how the two nations have benefited from the relationship.

  • Biden's son discharged from Navy

    The son of Vice President Joe Biden was discharged from the US Navy reserve earlier this year after testing positive for cocaine, sources familiar with the matter said on Thursday.

World

Uncovering the uniqueness of Kenya
  • EU not to investigate on telecom imports

    Brussels has made final decision on Saturday that it will not launch anti-subsidies investigation on Chinese telecommunications equipment makers Huawei Technologies Co. and ZTE Corp.

  • DPRK opens city to Chinese tourists

    Under an agreement signed by tourist agencies of the two countries, Chinese group tourists can visit Tongnim-jun for two days from Dandong  in Liaoning.

  • US hospital sorry for Ebola mistakes

    Daniel Varga, chief clinical officer at Texas Health Resources, told a House subcommittee hearing that errors were made when healthcare workers sent the country's first and now deceased Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan home.

Sports

China secures women's singles gold at Denmark Open
  • Li Na: Enjoy life, not back to tennis

    World famous Chinese tennis player who retired from the sport said she misses her tennis friends 'off the court', and will not go back to play tennis.

  • World Cup bid findings to be released

    FIFA's ethics chairman will release his findings into the 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding contests next month, without making the investigation report public.

Awaken sleeping princes and princesses
  • Let the muses shine on the Chinese dream

    Although China has a Nobel Prize for Literature winner and a number of Chinese films have won international awards, vulgar, repetitive and insignificant works dot the social landscape.

  • Premier's win-win Europe visit

    Joint efforts such as the proposed "two silk roads" will not only revitalize Eurasia as a whole, but also build a more inclusive global market.

  • Saving students from lewd teachers

    College authorities should take immediate measures to set up a mechanism to firmly deal with all kinds of sexual harassment cases on campuses.

Travel

Qinling Mountain of Jinsi Grand Canyon