Former vice governor of Jiangxi sentenced for bribery

2015-12-18 13:12:07

A former vice governor of east China's Jiangxi Province has been given a 13-year jail term for taking bribes by a court in east China's Fujian Province on Friday.

SPC vows punishment for forced confessions

2015-12-18 10:44:43

The Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPC) vowed punishment for law enforcers who obtain confessions through torture, conduct illegal searches, accept bribes in investigations or commit 15 other offenses that it listed on Thursday.

Political advisors call for efforts to boost family service

2015-12-18 10:25:43

Political advisors called for efforts to boost the development of family service industry on Thursday in order to increase employment and improve people's livelihood.

China vows to tighten crackdown on terrorism

2015-12-18 10:25:26

China's Minister of Public Security Guo Shengkun called for a strengthened crackdown on terrorism on Thursday to ensure public security and stability in the country.

Two Chinese navy pilots survive plane crash

2015-12-18 10:19:14

Two pilots have managed to parachute safely after their airplane crashed in east China's Zhejiang Province, a Chinese navy spokesman announced on Thursday night.

Top information office holds record number of news conferences

2015-12-18 07:56:11

The State Council Information Office has held about 120 news conferences this year on key issues that have drawn worldwide attention.

China set for leading role in Industry 4.0: Klaus Schwab

2015-12-17 22:25:42

China is going to play a leading role in the new wave of economic activities and technological innovation, World Economic Forum founder and executive chair Klaus Schwab told Xinhua in an exclusive interview during the ongoing Second World Internet Conference (WIC).

China adds wisdom and strength to next G20 summit

2015-12-17 22:16:23

On December 1, Beijing started preparations to host next year's G20 Summit. As the world's largest developing country, Beijing must impress on the world stage.

China aims to expand global FTA network

2015-12-17 20:27:49

China's State Council on Thursday released guidelines on accelerating implementation of its free trade agreement (FTA) strategy, with an aim to gradually foster a global free trade network.

China to further streamline administrative approval

2015-12-17 08:55:37

China's cabinet, the State Council, decided on Wednesday to further streamline administration by "separating" business licenses from administrative permits to create a more favorable business environment.

China welcomes IAEA's move to close Iran probe

2015-12-16 22:15:19

China welcomes the adoption of a resolution by the board members of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to close investigations into possible military dimensions to the Iranian nuclear program, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Hong Lei said in a news conference on Wednesday.

China vows to continue clean energy development

2015-12-16 21:39:12

China's cabinet, the State Council,approved major hydropower and nuclear power projects on Wednesday, vowing to continue developing clean energy to secure steady economic growth.