China adopts revised Seed Law

2015-11-04 15:48:19

China's top legislature on Wednesday adopted revisions to the Seed Law, the first change to the legislation after it was enacted in 2000.

China's legislature ratifies AIIB agreement

2015-11-04 15:48:19

China's top legislature on Wednesday ratified the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) agreement, which lays the legal framework for the bank.

President Xi Jinping to meet Taiwan leader in Singapore

2015-11-04 07:50:58

Chinese President Xi Jinping is scheduled to meet Taiwan's leader Ma Ying-jeou in Singapore on Nov. 7, a Chinese mainlaid Taiwan affairs official said Wednesday in Beijing.

Fresh round of CPC anti-graft inspection in full swing

2015-11-04 15:06:49

Inspectors have marched into 31 state organs and financial institutions and started a two-month internal corruption check.

China urges enhancing international anti-corruption cooperation

2015-11-04 14:55:45

China is keen to enhance existing international cooperation networks in the field of corruption prevention, calling for new strategies for tracing stolen goods and capturing offenders, a Chinese official said here on Tuesday.

Li urges joint effort on climate change

2015-11-04 10:21:11

China and France should work together to promote green industries in order to tackle climate change, Premier Li Keqiang said on Tuesday.

Officers in probe over corruption

2015-11-04 10:20:14

Twenty-two senior police officers, including four general-level officers in the public security system, have been placed under investigation for "serious disciplinary violations", the Communist Party of China Central Commission for Discipline Inspection announced on Tuesday.

Xi spells out key goals for blueprint

2015-11-04 08:15:30

China's new Five-Year Plan (2016-20) calls for deepening reform and opening-up as well as proactively shouldering international obligations and duties, President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday.

China acts against Internet cafes harboring minors

2015-11-04 14:04:38

The Ministry of Culture has launched a three-month campaign against Internet cafes open to minors, after three teen suspects were found hiding in one following the killing of a teacher.

Man detained for attacking, killing police

2015-11-04 12:45:50

A man has been detained for attacking and killing a policeman in central China's Henan Province on Wednesday morning, local authorities said.

Pterosaurs take flight from the sands of time

2015-11-04 11:35:59

The discovery of a number of fossils at a site in northwestern China was a closely guarded secret for nearly 10 years. Now, the ancient relicts are set to go on display, as Cheng Yingqi reports from Hami prefecture, the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region.

IMF: More than 2-baby policy needed

2015-11-04 07:29:37

A more relaxed population policy is unlikely to boost the nation's birthrate, while other policies, such as encouraging women and seniors to work, are critical to curb the problems of an aging society, according to the International Monetary Fund.