Energy tops list of deals with Myanmar

2014-11-15 04:13:29

China and Myanmar pushed cooperation forward on Friday, introducing an energy liaison committee and signing more than a dozen deals relating to energy, finance, infrastructure and agriculture.

Xi starts busy schedule with G20

2014-11-15 04:09:39

President Xi Jinping arrived in Brisbane on Friday night at the start of a busy timetable for his first visit to Oceanian countries since taking office in March 2013.

Two sentenced in China for profiting from helping rumormonger

2014-11-14 22:36:58

Two men were sentenced on Friday for profiting financially from the spreading of rumors online, confirmed local authorities.

Sino-German training scheme set up

2014-11-14 21:32:35

The Chinese Ministry of Education and the German Education Ministry joined forces to establish a training organization, the German Education Center (GEC), which was officially launched in Beijing on Friday.

Former SW China deputy mayor probed for corruption

2014-11-14 19:56:52

Wu Jun, a former deputy mayor of Guiyang, capital of Southwest China's Guizhou province, is under investigation for suspected bribe-taking.

Harvard biz grad opens etiquette shop in Beijing

2014-11-14 17:27:43

Etiquette is not only about one's refined appearance, but about an inner love of life and a respect for others, said Sara Jane Ho, founder of the high-end school of etiquette Institute Sarita.

Sexologist to soldier on after feces-flinging fracas

2014-11-14 17:11:40

An ugly incident, in which sex activist Peng Xiaohui was doused with excrement, triggers wave of online support and debate over once-taboo subject.

The new 'new normal' is here

2014-11-14 14:53:27

Xi Jinping first started using "the new normal" to describe the Chinese economy. Now, the term is more and more used to depict Chinese politics. The question now is what is the new normal and how will it influence China and the world.

Man joins square dancing team

2014-11-14 08:35:18

As public square dancing "dama", or middle-aged Chinese ladies, draws increasing public attention, middle-aged man, also known as "daye" in China, are also joining in the fray of public square dancing.

Putin's tiger photographed in China

2014-11-14 08:18:55

Infrared cameras at a nature reserve in Northeast China have captured photographs of a Siberian tiger, which expert believes to be one of three released by Putin in Russia.

Mediation underway to end strike

2014-11-14 08:07:09

Traffic, police and labor departments in Shaoguan, Guangdong province, are busy mediating in a strike by taxi drivers objecting to a proposed increase in their monthly contract fees.

Better grad programs keep students at home

2014-11-14 08:02:43

The number of Chinese students enrolling in US graduate schools has declined slightly due in part to improved programs in China.