China to release plan on renewable energy

2011-08-29 16:54:16

China wants to install enough rooftop panels by 2015 to reach a maximum capacity of 300,000 kW, a tenfold increase of its current capacity.

Power runs short in the south

2011-08-29 16:54:16

Five provinces in South China are experiencing the most severe electricity shortage in the past five years.

Version of Tian’anmen Rostrum found in Shaanxi

2011-08-29 16:25:52

A portrait of China’s historical figure Zhu Geliang hangs from a replica of Beijing’sTian’anmen Rostrum in northwest Shaanxi province.

Bomb hoax delays flight

2011-08-29 16:25:52

A bomb hoax caused a flight on Air China airline to be delayed for more than an hour on Sunday.

Dairy maker's illegal marketing exposed

2011-08-26 16:38:15

US-based pediatric nutrition company Mead Johnson has been exposed by an anonymous source for using illegal measures to promote dairy products among pregnant women and new mothers in Hunan province.

1m multimillionaires on Chinese mainland - report

2011-08-25 18:22:18

About 960,000 people in Chinese mainland are worth more than 10 million yuan ($1,565,000), including 60,000 people worth 100 million yuan.

ConocoPhillips China coy on spill

2011-08-25 18:06:52

ConocoPhillips China, under pressure to give out definitive answers over two leaking oil platforms, failed to deliver the goods this week.

No direct Chinese investments in Libya

2011-08-25 17:52:12

Reports of China's losses in Libya are inaccurate, said Shen Danyang, spokesman of the Ministry of Commerce, on Wednesday. China does not have direct investments in Libya, only contract projects, he said.

Star face forces man to take plastic surgery

2011-08-25 17:12:35

Qin's problems began after the singer was embroiled in a scandal in 2008 over raunchy pictures that were distributed on the internet.

MSN, Renren team up to take on weibo

2011-08-25 17:11:02

Renren, a Chinese social networking website, will integrate its services with MSN, Microsoft's Internet portal, the companies announced on Wednesday.

Bank of China profits jump 28%

2011-08-25 17:10:27

China's largest foreign exchange bank Wednesday reported a 28 percent year-on-year increase in profits for the first six months of this year as income from loans and fees climbed.

148 dumplings dumped in a jiff

2011-08-25 13:14:04

If you have a few dozen spare dumplings in your cupboard and want to get rid of them, Pan Yizhong may be just your man.