Demand grows for supply-side focus

2016-01-20 08:15:06

"Supply-side reform" has been a buzz-phrase since early November, when President Xi Jinping mentioned it at a top economic meeting.

China looks to move career barriers for top foreign talents

2016-01-20 07:47:00

The move is expected to make more opportunities accessible to highly qualified foreigners eligible to work at research institutions, colleges and universities.

Deputy head of mainland's Taiwan affairs authority under probe: CCDI

2016-01-19 19:21:13

The top anti-graft body announced on Tuesday that the deputy head of the Chinese mainland's Taiwan affairs authority has been placed under investigation.

Former Shanghai vice mayor expelled from office, Party

2016-01-19 16:26:32

Former vice mayor of Shanghai Ai Baojun was expelled from the Communist Party of China (CPC) and removed from office for "serious discipline offenses," authorities said Tuesday.

Senior govt officials accused of corruption, expelled from Party

2016-01-19 15:25:56

Two senior government officials accused of bribery, trading power for sex and other improper behavior have been expelled from the Communist Party of China and removed from their posts.

Chinese govt in action: Protecting citizens overseas

2016-01-19 14:10:52

China has more citizens living outside the country than any other nation in the world.

China in full sail with deepening reform

2016-01-19 12:09:30

Defined as "the key year of comprehensively deepening reforms," 2015 saw a series of milestones achieved by China.

Grass-roots worker elected to top trade union leadership

2016-01-19 10:10:18

Ju Xiaolin, a technical migrant worker, was voted in as vice chair of China's trade union federation on Sunday.

Students balk over pledge of sex fidelity

2016-01-19 07:56:27

A lecturer at Xidian University in Xi'an, Shaanxi province, has called on students in her female-only class to sign a pledge that they will not have sex before marriage.

Former senior officials facing action over alleged graft

2016-01-19 07:56:27

Lyu Xiwen, a former Beijing deputy Party chief, has been placed "under coercive measures", a term that usually means detention, and is the subject of a bribery investigation, the Supreme People's Procuratorate said on Monday.

Beijing to Taiwan: 1992 Consensus stands

2016-01-18 07:57:21

Major principles and policies concerning Taiwan are consistent and clear, and will not change after the results of the island's elections held on Saturday, according to the mainland's Taiwan affairs authority.

China's securities watchdog denies resignation offer from chairman

2016-01-18 22:09:10

China's Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) Monday refuted a Reuters' report that Xiao Gang, chairman of CSRC, has offered to resign.