A decline in China's current account surplus has been driven more by investment than consumption, the International Monetary Fund director for Asia and the Pacific said Friday, raising concerns over the risk of internal imbalance.
An announcement that a 20-year-old woman is to be promoted as a deputy-director in Xiangtan city, Central China's Hunan province has triggered controversy online.
China has 136 firms listed in The Forbes Global 2000 this year, as the nation gained more ground amid the world’s biggest and most powerful public companies.
A plan to add a quit-smoking program to China's basic healthcare system sparked a hot debate. It now gets official and professional support from authorities.
Beijing plans to allocate 2.84 billion yuan ($450 million) this year to further improve the capital's notorious traffic, China News reported on Friday.
A woman is in critical condition and her two daughters have suffered kidney failure after she poisoned herself and three children with pesticide.
The railway ticket system in the capital was paralyzed for 67 minutes Sunday leaving passengers unable to buy or change tickets.
The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) has been accused of sluggish tobacco control by a deputy to the National People's Congress.
Qinghai province in Northwest China is to invest 27 million yuan ($4.3 million) in building 80 public toilets alongside main roads and tourism routes this year, People’s Daily reported.
A boom in recent years in cosmetic injections like Botox and dermal fillers in China is about to suffer a backlash as beauty experts claim the side effects from the mass use of fake products will start to appear.
The Chenzhou Agricultural Machinery Bureau published a missing persons notice in the Chenzhou Daily seeking its deputy chief Wang Changhong, who had been missing for months, according to Xinmin net.
Gardening experts say the lack of long-term management after planting is a major cause of low survival rate of sapling, according to China Network Radio, www.cnr.cn , on March 12, which was China’s 34th Arbor Day.