Anti-graft statement expected from APEC

2014-11-06 20:04:11

The declaration, which will include setting up a coordination group among member economies, is proposed by the Chinese leadership and the US.

20,000 to run in Guangzhou marathon

2014-11-06 19:31:06

An international marathon competition will kick off on Nov 23 in Guangzhou, the capital of Guangdong province, organizers said on Thursday.

Mobile app to fight smog

2014-11-06 19:12:54

Residents living in areas around Beijing with a smartphone may soon be able to report cases of air pollution this winter with the debut of a new mobile app.

NDRC denies relocating 5m people from Beijing

2014-11-06 15:56:00

An official at the National Development and Reform Commission has denied a rumor that Beijing was decentralizing 5 million people to surrounding regions.

Money can't buy happiness after all

2014-11-06 14:53:50

A survey has found no direct correlation between wealth and happiness although money still tops the list of factors affecting people's feeling of contentment.

Capital regulations to ensure smooth running of major events

2014-11-06 12:08:27

The Beijing municipal authorities can legally take effective measures that cover social order, communications, environmental protection and other related areas within a reasonable period of time to ensure the smooth running of major events held by the state.

Forbes sees Xi as world's third most powerful person

2014-11-06 11:32:09

Chinese President Xi Jinping was named third on a list of the World's Most Powerful People released by Forbes magazine on Wednesday.

Investigation into former security chief 'will take time'

2014-11-06 08:18:29

The investigation into Zhou Yongkang, China's former security chief, will take some time, and the central government is committed to publicizing the result in a timely manner, a senior official said on Wednesday.

China vows equal IPR protection

2014-11-06 08:14:59

China will "make no exception" and equally protect the intellectual property rights of overseas companies and individuals as part of a series of measures hammered out at the State Council's executive meeting chaired by Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday.

Cheung Kong in aviation lift-off

2014-11-06 07:56:03

Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing's Cheung Kong Holdings Ltd has agreed to pay $1.89 billion to buy 35 planes to enter the aircraft leasing market.

New Xinjiang railway security tight

2014-11-06 07:55:37

Tough security measures will be adopted to prevent possible terrorist attacks on the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region's first high-speed railway, which will go into service in Northwest China in 10 days, a local railway official said on Wednesday.

Collusion between business, govt cited as concern

2014-11-06 07:47:01

Cases involving government officials and businesses top the list ranking the types of corruption in China, according to the Party's discipline inspectors.