Capital to ban high-emission vehicles

2015-04-09 07:40:54

Beijing will ban gasoline-powered vehicles that fail to meet emission standards starting Jan 1, 2016.

Zhou trial likely to serve as model

2015-04-09 06:50:35

Judicial authorities say the coming trial of Zhou Yongkang, the country's former security chief who is facing charges of corruption, will provide a model for all future corruption trials.

Long-lost film documents resistance

2015-04-08 19:37:03

Kukan, a previously lost, award-winning film about Chinese resistance against the Japanese invasion during World War II, has been restored and introduced to China.

Civil service jobs losing glamour in China

2015-04-08 16:28:11

The number of civil servants considering ditching their jobs in the traditional job-hunting season that started in February increased by 34 percent.

Beijing to ban vehicles that fail to meet emission standards

2015-04-08 14:24:18

Beijing will ban gasoline-powered vehicles that fail to meet the National Emission Standard II from the road starting January 1 of next year to cut pollution.

Chinese Shaolin Temple goes global

2015-04-08 08:41:18

When Abbot Shi Yongxin attended a meeting in early March during the annual session of the National People's Congress, a man came to his desk with two envelopes and asked for his signature on them as a souvenir.

Report highlights growing role of new media

2015-04-07 21:24:51

News organizations on the Chinese mainland employ approximately 1 million people, according to a report.

Southeast China's chemical plant fire put out

2015-04-07 19:46:39

The blaze in a chemical plant in east China's Fujian province has been put out, 21 hours after a blast there which injured six, said local authorities.

China's last Bombardier CRJ200 civil aviation aircraft retires

2015-04-07 19:31:14

On March 31, China's last Bombardier CRJ200 passenger plane B-3536 made its last flight, taking passengers from Guiyang Longdongbao International Airport to Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport. It marked the aircraft series' complete retirement from air carrier China Express, and from civil aviation in China.

Record travel on Tomb Sweeping Day holiday

2015-04-07 18:53:56

China Railway Corporation (CRC) said on Tuesday that 36.5 million passenger trips were made during this weekend's Tomb Sweeping Day holiday.

Three injured in chemical plant blast in E China

2015-04-07 00:00:20

Three people were injured in a chemical plant blast in east China's Fujian Province at around 6:56 pm Monday, provincial authorities said.

Book promotes soft power

2015-04-06 11:39:30

Soft power is becoming increasingly important to Chinese companies. How does a business go from "corporate internationalization" to "internationalized corporation"?