Representatives from almost 200 UN member states have gathered in New York City to hammer out a binding international treaty that will end unregulated sales of conventional arms.
Greater international cooperation to thwart cyberattacks, boost online security and end groundless accusations were some of the recommendations of a key report on Internet security.
FDI rebounded in February after dropping for eight consecutive months, signaling improving investor sentiment and confidence in the new leadership.
Confidence boost for first-quarter growth
China and Russia are expected to sign a series of agreements during President Xi's visit to Russia, which will turn the solid China-Russia political ties into practical cooperation projects.
BRICS work together for a balanced world
Cooperation among BRICS countries is conducive to a more balanced world economy and the improvement of global economic governance, President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday.
President Xi told US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew that he wants to build a new type of relationship with Washington centered on core interests.
Seven US Marines died from an explosion during a drill at a Nevada base, broadcasters said Tuesday.
Lou Jiwei's appointment as China's new finance minister was viewed by many as a sign that more rapid reform is on the way for fiscal system.
China's shale gas development will bring business opportunities to the related equipment manufacturing industry with a market value of about 3 billion yuan ($477 million) this year.
The quality of water supply in southern Beijing has been improving in recent years, an official said.
Chopsticks may now represent something far more sinister for Chinese Internet users: terrible toxins.
China's entrepreneurs and bankers are showing strong confidence on economic growth in the first quarter, based on rebounding market demand and a stronger need for credit.