Chinese investment in African mining industry comes in different forms and is crucial
Premier Wen Jiabao has set a growth target of 7.5 percent for China's economy this year, stressing the quality of that growth in terms of people's living conditions is important as well as the amount.
Since 2008 and the great financial crash in the West, China, a fast-growing emerging country with the world's largest pool of savings, has been pushed into a central place as a result of the economic weakness of most of the developed or G7 countries.
China's art auctioneers search for more sophisticated ways to hammer the market back into shape.
There's a blog in China called Ancient City Bell Tower, which has built a significant and growing following by tweeting the sound of a bell being rung every hour on the hour. Perhaps catering to some longing for the distant past, the site has attracted 440,000 followers by simply updating a public timekeeping system that has existed in China for thousands of years.
Inspired by film, photography and the Aurora Borealis, Wang Peiyi's ambitions to create an elegant universal brand came a step closer at Milan Fashion Week.
Mountain climbing, a round of golf and soaking in a hot spring - have you ever thought of doing all three in the same day? It's a rare combination, but completely possible at Qixian Mountain in southern China.
A documentary film by Hu Tai-Li with music by Shih-Hui Chen.
The new leadership in China should establish an agenda of reform to renew economic growth and social stability for the coming decade, says economist Fan Gang.