Baidu faces punishment over porn, libel

2016-01-16 22:16:03

Baidu, China's top search engine, is facing punishment over forums containing pornography, libelous posts and adverts for unlicensed hospitals.

China to debut new carrier rockets

2016-01-16 15:10:14

China will send two new models of carrier rocket in the Long March series on their maiden space trips in 2016, the China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation (CASC) said.

Monkey millionaire

2016-01-16 08:10:29

A man who won 264 million yuan ($40.1 million) in the China Welfare Lottery wears a monkey outfit to disguise his identity in Nanning, the Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, on Jan 15.

Chinese-run ship rescues 72-year-old Frenchman stranded in Caribbean

2016-01-16 00:46:31

A Chinese-run cargo ship rescued a 72-year-old solo French sailor after his navigation equipment broke down in the Caribbean and he drifted without food.

China's health indicators reach medium- and high-income country levels

2016-01-15 22:21:42

Chinese residents now enjoy the same level of health, on average, as people in medium- and high-income countries, a health official said on Friday at a press conference.

272 vocational qualifications removed

2016-01-15 20:16:13

China has removed 272 vocational qualification and certification requirements in five steps since early 2014, aiming to support creation of new businesses and bring forth new ideas.

China EximBank steps up financial support for Belt and Road

2016-01-15 17:40:15

The Export-Import Bank of China has stepped up financial support for the implementation of the Belt and Road Initiative, said Dai Peng, general manager of the bank's executive office, at a news conference on Thursday.

Xi'an high-tech zone is recruiting more foreigners

2016-01-15 17:35:23

Xi'an High-tech Industrial Development Zone, one of the nation's top such zones in the capital of Shaanxi province, is trying to recruit more foreign talent to accelerate construction of the world's leading science and technology park and national independent innovation demonstration zone.

First soccer guide for tots out to help China's soccer dream

2016-01-15 17:24:02

China's first football instruction kindergarten textbook has been published nationwide.

Court upholds death sentence for rapist

2016-01-15 17:18:21

A court in east China on Friday upheld the death sentence of a former police officer who raped and killed a woman almost 20 years ago.

Health and family planning cultural promotion platform launched in Beijing

2016-01-15 17:14:16

A national-level health and family planning cultural promotion platform was launched in Beijing on Thursday.

Sansha city welcomes private investment in construction

2016-01-15 13:38:12

Sansha is inviting private investors to support infrastructure construction projects this year, a senior municipal official said Friday.