Foreigners with work permits who have no properties in Beijing can now buy one residential apartment, with the threshold of at least one year working in the city removed, local authorities have said.
In a bid to modernize its image and better interact with its followers, a thousand-year-old temple in East China posted an online ad to recruit media talents.
The train, also referred to as Silk Road train, has passed through Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan to Iran, travelling a distance of 10,399 kilometers.
Twenty-one retired soldiers, martial art practitioners seeking a profession as bodyguards receive training in Changping district, Beijing, on Dec 14, 2015. They practiced tactical shooting, wrestling, physical fitness training at temperatures around 0 degrees Celsius.
More than 1.58 million companies have been inspected under the Environmental Protection Law that took effect at the start of 2015, toughening scrutiny on polluters and the procedures that allow them to exist.
Poseable, handmade figures are priced at more than $1,000 each
Beijing saw three days of blue skies last week, a 16 percent year-on-year decrease in PM2.5
One of two pilot duty-free shops in the island province of Hainan took in unprecedented sums during the Chinese New Year holiday after authorities relaxed restrictions on the amount shoppers could spend.
A pioneering Internet platform that allows lawyers to file cases and pay legal fees online has been embraced by Shanghai's lawyers.
Children and adults who have nowhere to live in the aftermath of domestic violence can normally stay for up to 10 days in a domestic violence shelter in Chengdu.
Tourist numbers surged in Chongli, Hebei province, this Spring Festival as more than half a million visitors flocked to see the future Winter Olympic Games venue.
Skiing and other winter sports have become a hot new option for those spending the Spring Festival holiday in Beijing.