China penalizes 27 over wrongful conviction case

2016-02-01 05:22:58

Twenty-seven officials were penalized over the wrongful conviction and execution of a man 20 years ago, authorities in North China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region said in a statement Sunday night.

Xi bids New Year's greetings to non-communist parties, personages

2016-01-30 20:28:43

General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and Chinese President Xi Jinping has urged non-communist parties to make greater contribution to the accomplishment of ambitious development goals in the new year.

Xi urges grasp of China's strategic focuses

2016-01-30 16:45:24

President Xi Jinping has ordered officials to have an accurate understanding of the country's strategic focuses for economic and social development between 2016 and 2020.

Health of city gives cause for concern

2016-01-30 07:56:29

Beijing is sick. It is suffering from so called 'urban disease' and its symptoms mirror many other big cities. The metropolis is trying to fix the issues and here local political advisors have their say.

China rejects criticism of its human rights records

2016-01-30 04:36:52

A Foreign Ministry spokesperson on Friday rejected criticism of China's human rights records by an international group, asking them to view the development in China in an objective, fair and rational manner.

CPC leadership reviews top state organs' work

2016-01-30 03:51:40

The Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee on Friday reviewed the work of the top legislative, governmental and judicial organs.

1,148 Chinese officials punished for duty dereliction

2016-01-29 15:29:35

The government has punished 1,148 officials for laziness and poor performance after an internal check.

Former Shanghai vice mayor placed under probe for graft

2016-01-29 14:33:14

Former vice mayor of Shanghai Ai Baojun is under investigation for alleged bribe-taking, the Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) announced on Friday.

Revealing problems 'shows confidence'

2016-01-29 09:30:36

Only by telling the rich, complex stories of its people can China and the Chinese media help foreigners understand this confident, capable nation, Guo Wei-min, deputy director of the country's State Council Information Office, said in a speech on Thursday.

Unauthorized GM crops face intensified oversight

2016-01-29 08:06:36

China will further step up the supervision of genetically modified food technologies to prevent commercial cultivation of unauthorized varieties.

Xi calls for 'strictest' food safety measures

2016-01-29 03:56:06

President Xi Jinping has underscored the need to implement the "strictest" measures to ensure food safety.

Xi extends New Year greetings to veterans

2016-01-29 03:17:46

Chinese President and General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee Xi Jinping on Thursday extended Lunar New Year greetings to military veterans.