Residents of one of China's richest villages have been encouraged to spend at a loss-making local five-star hotel in Jiangyin, Jiangsu province.
Ruling party candidate Nicolas Maduro won Venezuela's presidential election on Sunday with 51 percent of votes, the electoral authority said.
Although economic figures for March indicated a more stable economy in China, overcapacity continues to trouble the country's industries.
China and the United States will hold the fifth China-US Strategic and Economic Dialogue, or S&ED, in July in the US.
US Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday stressed the United States is willing to engage with North Korea as long as it takes steps to give up nuclear weapons.
China should promote economic transformation and upgrading through deepened reform while maintaining stable economic development, Premier Li Keqiang said over the weekend.
Talks between Chinese leaders and United States Secretary of State John Kerry during his two-day visit to China were fruitful, said analysts, who called for full implementation of their agreements.
There is no evidence so far of sustained human-to-human transmission of H7N9 bird flu virus, WHO representative to China said on Sunday.
Beijing will adjust taxis' fare system as part of a series of measures to ease the difficulty of hailing a taxi in the capital, the city's top transport official has announced.
Four Chinese workers were killed and five others injured Sunday in a fire that engulfed a wood factory in Russia's Far Eastern city of Zima.
Chinese Vice Premier Liu Yandong has urged efforts to prevent and control the spread of H7N9 bird flu and cure infected patients.