The administrator of the UN Development Programme called for scaled-up global efforts to stop violence against women, which she said is a weapon of war in much of the world.
Twenty-two heads of state have confirmed to travel to Venezuela for attending the funeral of the late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez scheduled to take place Friday.
China and the European Union could start investment talks in the coming months, the Chinese ambassador to the EU said.China, EU map out economic ties
A space lab will be launched in 2 years ahead of a key fueling experiment vital for the building of a space station, an official with the space program said.
Minister of Education Yuan Guiren called for more government support and opportunities for the development of private education to foster a sound and complete education system.
The Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region is facing a new problem — dealing with the dissemination of false information about the region that may lead to people misunderstanding Xinjiang and its people, the Party chief of the region said.
Joe Borich, president of the Washington State China Relations Council, is keeping a close eye on the two sessions, the annual political meetings in China.
Global firms wait with anticipation
China on Thursday voiced support for the United Nations' latest resolution on Pyongyang's nuclear test, saying it is "balanced."
China's latest property market curbs have stirred heated discussion, with experts saying China will try to control the side effects of the measures.
Buyers of electric vehicles in Beijing will receive car plates without participating in the car license plate lottery, authority said on Thursday.
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) said Thursday that if the United Nations Security Council adopts a resolution to impose new sanctions on the country, it will adopt more severe countermeasures.
China has never exported weapons to countries and regions under arms embargo sanctions of the United Nations Security Council, a Foreign Ministry spokeswoman said on Thursday.