Pilot project to test mandatory pollution insurance

2015-11-26 07:47:17

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.

Civil aviation targeted in graft probe

2015-11-26 07:47:17

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.

Premier Li meets Croatian parliament speaker

2015-11-26 14:14:33

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang met with Croatian Parliament Speaker Josip Leko on Thursday, calling for more progress in infrastructure and agricultural cooperation.

Govt move to Tongzhou set for 2017

2015-11-26 07:47:17

The capital plans to move most of its municipal departments to the suburban district of Tongzhou in 2017, the Beijing Municipal Committee announced on Wednesday.

91 suspects repatriated in past year

2015-11-26 07:15:06

China ramps up international manhunt as nationwide anti-graft campaign continues.

Li treats CEE leaders to a ride on the rails

2015-11-26 01:03:34

In what could be called the Premier Road Show, Li Keqiang took leaders from 16 Central and Eastern European countries for a trip on a high-speed train to showcase Chinese technology.

As one family, we can share our tears and happiness

2015-11-25 23:40:56

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.

All going to plan

2015-11-25 23:29:37

China's leaders have pointed to the key tasks that will form the government's roadmap for development over the next five years.

Premier Li's fast-paced diplomacy

2015-11-25 10:42:20

A busy timetable saw Premier Li Keqiang reach Suzhou at about 2:30 am on Tuesday for meetings involving leaders from Central and Eastern Europe.

Three local officials under graft investigation

2015-11-25 15:41:47

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

2015-11-25 10:25:59

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.

Some officials took part in terrorism, watchdog says

2015-11-25 07:53:10

Some officials in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region have supported and even taken part in terrorist activities, the head of the regional disciplinary watchdog said.