The US consular post in Guangzhou became the first to process more than one million non-immigrant visa applications in a calendar year when it issued a tourist visa on Wednesday to a woman planning to visit the United States with her family.
Secretary-general of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Zhao Houlin said Wednesday that ITU hopes to make use of its special advantage in cooperation with the "One Belt, One Road" Initiative, as well as other relevant projects.
The China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) will invest heavily in infrastructure projects that would help make Asia an interconnected region, Jin Liqun, the president-designate of the AIIB, said Wednesday.
The central government will embark on a special national campaign to oversee basic school conditions and billions of yuan in renovation projects as part of an effort to improve education in areas with high poverty.
The national average fuel consumption target for passenger cars might be met by the end of the year as scheduled, as long as new energy cars, such as electric vehicles and hybrids, grabbed a larger share of the 2015 market, experts said.