China becomes smaller for tourists

2015-10-08 07:47:17

Huang Wankang and his family took a pleasant holiday trip on a new high-speed rail line linking two cities in Northeast China's Jilin province.

Scenic spots packed with tourists on National Day Holiday

2015-10-03 07:51:45

Scenic spots packed with tourists on Chinese National Day Holiday.

Young Miao couple get married in traditional way

2015-10-02 17:58:24

Shi Jun and Zhang Yongdong, a Miao man and a Han woman, held their wedding ceremony in the traditional way of Miao ethnic group on Friday.

Number of young bachelors to soar after 2020

2015-09-30 14:18:17

The Chinese population has lost its gender balance, with the male population far outnumbering the female population. Experts predict that the number of Chinese bachelors will likely soar after 2020.

Handling of bullies varies at home, overseas

2015-09-30 08:26:53

Three students accused of abducting and torturing a fellow Chinese classmate in a brutal case of campus bullying in the United States have put a spotlight on the way students attempt to resolve disputes, both overseas and in China.

China to build 'sponge cities' to address urban waterlogging

2015-09-30 09:14:57

China will try to turn its cities into "sponges" to better absorb rain following several fatal bouts of urban inundation in recent years, the State Council said Tuesday.

Beijing tops China's hourly minimum wage

2015-09-30 08:46:31

Beijing set its minimum wage standard at 18.70 yuan (2.9 US dollars) per hour from September 28, the highest in the country, the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security (MOHRSS) said on Tuesday.

Typhoon leaves death and chaos in its path

2015-09-30 08:02:31

Eastern costal regions in China ordered boats to shore and evacuated people on land to prepare for Typhoon Dujuan after it made landfall in Fujian province on Tuesday morning.

Typhoon Dujuan makes landfall, disrupts traffic

2015-09-29 07:45:32

People struggle against winds from approaching Typhoon Dujuan in the business district of Taipei, Taiwan, Sept 28, 2015.

China announces contribution to EU's 315 billion-euro investment plan

2015-09-28 20:12:22

China is the first non-EU country to announce its contribution to the plan, which has the potential to create 1 to 1.3 million jobs over coming years.

Chinese population may face sharp drop from 2017

2015-09-29 10:10:56

Shanghai-based China Business News on Monday stated that the country's birth rate was on the decrease and that population figures may fall starting from 2017.

Plan in pipeline to save groundwater

2015-09-29 08:47:24

China is set to carry out a new plan to protect groundwater resources as the authorities try to cope with a mounting challenge of excessive use in most provincial areas, a government official said on Monday.