Female imams have important role in China

2014-10-13 07:39:13

At Yinta Mosque in China's Muslim heartland, Tian Xinghong teaches other Muslim women scriptures from the Quran every morning from 6:30 to 9:30.

Crackdown promised on drug-related malpractice

2014-10-13 07:21:27

China's top health authority has vowed to severely punish malpractice in the purchase and sale of medicine, following a rise in the number of cases.

Anti-graft drive tags 2 high-level suspects

2014-10-13 07:21:27

A high-level official and a former top official have been placed under investigation as China's anti-corruption campaign continues, the top anti-graft body said.

Key think tank scales back outlook for 2014

2014-10-13 07:02:55

The Chinese Academy of Social Sciences on Friday lowered its forecast for 2014 GDP growth to 7.3 percent, one of many institutions that are paring back their economic expansion outlooks for the nation.

Mainland suspends cooking oil imports from Taiwan company

2014-10-13 04:24:17

The Chinese mainland has suspended importing cooking oil products made by a Taiwan company involved in a food safety scandal.

HK chief says reform must not abandon law

2014-10-13 03:24:46

Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying maintained that the city government will not talk to student protesters "for the sake of talking".

Li opens doors on trade, energy

2014-10-13 03:17:52

China and Russia are likely to sign 50 agreements on energy, finance, aerospace, railways and other fields as Premier Li Keqiang arrived in Moscow.

Premier Li begins his Russia visit

2014-10-12 20:27:38

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrived at Moscow airport on Sunday afternoon for a three-day official visit to Russia. A welcome ceremony was held for Li at the airport.

Premier Li arrives in Russia for official visit

2014-10-12 18:51:26

Premier Li arrived at Moscow Sunday for a visit to Russia, with a series of deals ranging from energy to people-to-people exchanges expected to be signed.

Premier hails Hamburg's role in cooperation

2014-10-12 00:27:10

Premier Li Keqiang said Saturday he hopes that the German city of Hamburg, which has played a leading role in China-Germany trade, will enhance cooperation with China in more areas.

Premier's visit takes China-Germany ties to new height

2014-10-11 23:46:50

China-Germany ties are set to reach a new height with the two countries inking multi-billion-dollar deals and a landmark "action plan" to upgrade bilateral cooperation.

Li says focus is on long-term growth

2014-10-11 23:13:48

Premier Li Keqiang dismissed speculation of a hard landing for Chinese economy and said that China has the capability to meet this year's growth target.