According to the Notice on Expanding Coverage of Naval Sailor Uniforms issued by the PLA general headquarters/departments, all the male junior non-commissioned officers in the PLAN put on the sailor uniforms as of January 1, 2015.
29 victims remain in hospital; city will enhance precautions in public venue after a stampede at the Bund that killed 36 others on New Year's Eve.
In the new year, Chinese consumers are expected to increase the number of international trips they take as they spend more money on experience and well-being, and continue to invest heavily in real estate and global education, according to China analyst Michael Zakkour.
Du Yijun was there to greet a bright New Year but never expected to have her life terminated before dawn.
Chinese President Xi Jinping asked an immediate investigation on the cause of a stampede that killed 36 people and injured 47 during a New Year celebration in downtown Shanghai.
A revised Chinese law on wildlife protection is expected to regulate the domestication of animals, as some practices have been criticized for being abusive.
China's disciplinary watchdog launched a mobile application on Thursday, in a bid to reach a broader audience amid China's anti-graft campaign.
In his New Year address on Wednesday, President Xi Jinping pledged to further deepen the nation's overall reform and to promote the rule of law, comparing them to "a bird's two wings".
At least 35 people were killed and 42 others were injured in a stampede at Shanghai's Bund area around midnight when huge crowds of revelers gathered to celebrate the New Year.
China's fight against graft is casting a wide net at home and abroad. China Daily tallies the haul.