The Standing Committee of China's National People's Congress (NPC) will convene its bimonthly meeting from Feb. 24 to 26, to prepare for the annual congress session next month.
A new "Plaza Accord" to intervene in the foreign exchange market is "not on the cards" of global leaders as they gathered here to discuss ways to address economic woes, International Monetary Fund chief said at a news conference on Saturday.
Downside risks and vulnerabilities have risen, G20 nations said in its latest assessment of the world's economy. But they stressed the magnitude of recent market volatility has not reflected the underlying fundamentals of the global economy.
Monetary policy should aim towards alleviating the downward pressure, while fiscal policy should best be "expansionary", Finance Minister Lou Jiwei said.
Finance ministers and central bank governors of the world's 20 major economies pledged to refrain from competitive devaluation on Saturday.
The State Council launched its Chinese-language mobile app to facilitate information release and provide new mobile services for the public.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Friday called for closer macroeconomic policy coordination among G20 members against global economic headwinds.
The State Council app, with technological support from China Daily, will publicize major decisions by the State Council and policy documents.
A reception was held at United Nations headquarters on Thursday to celebrate the permanent placement of the Zun of Peace there, where the vase-like object was presented by President Xi Jinping to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon last year.
China will not "overly" base its macroeconomic polices on exterior economic performance or capital flow, said governor of the People's Bank of China.
The UN Security Council's upcoming resolution should not affect the everyday life of people in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Friday.
China's top legislature Friday passed the country's first law on deep seafloor resource exploration to protect the maritime environment and ensure sustainable exploitation.