Top 10 social media events of 2015
Congress to extend EB-5 visa program
Congress is poised to extend the EB-5 visa program until Sept 30, 2016, without any changes as part of a $1.14 trillion spending bill scheduled for consideration by the US House of Representatives on Friday.
Panda cub Bei Bei near debut
Bei Bei, the National Zoo's giant panda cub who was named by two first ladies - Peng Liyuan of China and Michelle Obama of the US - will be ready to meet visitors on Jan 16, 2016.
Nippon Paint invites artists to add new shade to local culture
In its corporate social responsibility project launched on Dec 15, Nippon Paint China looks to bring art and color into local culture in China as well as other Asian areas through wall paintings.
Life sentences for east China child traffickers
A court in east China's Zhejiang province has sentenced two members of a child-trafficking ring to life imprisonment and another five to prison terms of up to 10 years.
Internet brings hope to film industry: Filmmaker
The development of Internet has boosted the prosperity of the film industry, a filmmaker said during the ongoing World Internet Conference on Thursday.
Dandong-Dalian express railway hits the tracks
The first coastal express railway in Northeast China, the Danda Railway, linking Dandong and Dalian in Liaoning province, was officially put into use on Thursday.
Year's worst smog coming to north China
Some parts of north China will see the worst smog so far this year from Saturday, the official forecaster said on Thursday.
New Qatar consulate in Guangzhou supports increased trade, investment
South China presents a large market for Qatar, especially in the energy sector, and trade between the two is poised to grow significantly, according to the new consul general for Qatar in Guangzhou.
Beijing tries all-in-one transport card in a single day trial
Beijing will try out an all-in-one card for regional public transport on 139 bus lines on Sunday, the Beijing Municipal Commission of Transport said.
Mobile devices have changed the way people watch video programs
Mobile devices have changed the way how films and television programs are created and presented in front of the audience, said Chris D. Nebe, CEO of Monarex Hollywood and director of "Mysterious China" at a sub forum in Wuzhen on Thursday.
Tourism conference theme song seeks English version
The first World Tourism Development Conference, co-sponsored by the Chinese government and the United Nations World Tourism Organization, will be held from May 18-21, 2016 in Beijing.