China is indispensible to promote shared governance of world Internet: Yang Kunfu

2015-12-11 18:57:32

China will hold its 2nd World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, Zhejiang province from Dec 16 to 18 after last year's success. The conference is held with the theme of "an Interconnected World Shared and Governed by All -- Building a Cyberspace Community of Shared Destiny".

Chinese and foreign law schools launch New Silk Road alliance

2015-12-11 17:11:27

The New Silk Road Law Schools Alliance between 20 Chinese and foreign law schools of world famous comprehensive universities officially launched today (Friday) in Xi'an, the capital of Shaanxi province.

Chengdu airport handles 40 million passengers

2015-12-11 17:08:37

The passenger volume of Chengdu Shuangliu International Airport reached 40 million on Thursday, making it the fourth airport on the Chinese mainland to handle more than 40 million passengers a year, after Beijing Capital International Airport, Shanghai Pudong International Airport, and Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport.

Firefighters respond to airport emergency by spraying wrong plane

2015-12-11 16:48:29

Firefighters who were called to put out a fire on a jet sprayed the wrong plane by mistake at an airport in Fuzhou, East China's Fujian province.

Snapshot of Xi on making Internet an interconnected world

2015-12-11 15:41:48

President Xi Jinping is set to address the World Internet Conference next week in Wuzhen, a historic water town in eastern Zhejiang province.

Beijing places environment at top of agenda

2015-12-11 07:57:28

Five-year plan focuses on ecology, infrastructure and transportation

Workers may get a tax break for cost of parent care

2015-12-11 07:57:28

Wage-earners who live with their parents in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, may soon pay lower taxes to help ease the burden of elder care.

Regions vow to step up smog control

2015-12-11 07:57:28

Beijing will double the number of air-quality monitoring stations and mobilize more monitoring vehicles to facilitate forecasts and promote effective smog control, the capital's deputy mayor said on Thursday.

New steps will simplify driving training and tests

2015-12-11 07:41:56

The new policies allow candidates to apply for the test and complete necessary training without going to a driving school.

E-commerce creates more jobs for the disabled

2015-12-11 07:26:05

As of June, 316,000 disabled people had opened online stores on Taobao, with sales of 10.5 billion yuan ($1.63 billion) in 2014.

Red alert helps to reduce pollutants, say experts

2015-12-10 07:58:37

Beijing's first smog red alert has helped to prevent air pollution from worsening, environmental experts said on Wednesday.

Driving lessons, tests to be made more convenient

2015-12-10 22:15:17

Chinese learner drivers will be offered more flexibility in taking lessons and tests under government plans to streamline the system.