China is considering making environmental liability insurance mandatory for companies that pose high pollution risks in a bid to curtail hazards to air, land and water, the national environmental watchdog said.
China's civil aviation circle has gone through an unprecedented overhaul in which a number of officials and airline executives have been netted by the top anti-graft watchdog over the past five months.
The handshake between Xi Jinping and Ma Ying-jeou in Singapore on Nov. 7 lasted 1 minute, 10 seconds. They met as "leaders of the two sides" of the Taiwan Straits and vowed to promote peaceful cross-straits relations. This was history in the making.
Three local officials in Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, Chongqing Municipality and Shandong Province are being investigated on suspicion of taking bribes, the Supreme People's Procuratorate (SPP) said on Wednesday.
Xi to attend Paris climate conference, pay state visits to Zimbabwe, South Africa, attend FOCAC in Johannesburg
President Xi Jinping will attend an opening ceremony of a climate conference in Paris from Nov 29 to 30 at the invitation of French President Francois Hollande and French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius, who will preside over the conference.