Anti-graft body stresses inspections at lower levels

2015-05-12 07:42:37

The top anti-graft authority has reiterated the importance of disciplinary inspections of lower level of government organizations and urged all Party committees to stop promoting corrupt officials.

Technology can bring down dairy industry's cost

2015-05-12 15:04:37

China's dairy industry must invest further into science and technologies to lower the cost of raw milk production to cope with the overproduction crisis, an official with the ministry of agriculture has said.

People-power plan to make China's lakes superior

2015-05-12 07:42:37

With 166 lakes dotted throughout the urban and suburban areas of Wuhan, the capital of Hubei province, the local authorities face an uphill struggle to protect them from pollution and illegal land reclamation.

No health risk from iodine, authorities say

2015-05-12 07:42:37

Iodized salt does not cause thyroid cancer, which has become more common in China in recent years, health authorities announced on Monday.

Crash sparks call for safety check

2015-05-12 07:42:37

Aviation experts said the Chinese Modern Ark 60 aircraft should undergo safety checks, following an accident during a landing in Fuzhou.

Expert urges higher taxes on cigarettes

2015-05-12 07:21:29

China should raise the tax on cigarettes further to reduce the use of tobacco, and the increased revenue could be invested in the health and medical sectors.

Hebei counties' air quality ranked

2015-05-12 14:58:17

Hebei province released the ranking of ten major counties' monthly air quality for the first time.

China moves up to 17th in global tourism survey

2015-05-11 04:04:27

Chinese mainland's global marketing effort to increase inbound tourism is paying off.

China evacuates climbers stranded after earthquake

2015-05-11 07:40:18

China has evacuated 470 climbers stranded in the Tibet autonomous region by the magnitude-7.9 earthquake in Nepal, authorities said on Saturday.

Contract-based civil service jobs less popular

2015-05-11 15:15:33

Recruiting contract-based civil servants in China is now facing difficulties, as less people are qualified or applying for the posts.

Fugitive arrested after posting holiday selfies

2015-05-11 14:00:28

Chinese police have captured a fugitive who revealed his trace by posting holiday selfies on social media.

Seminars help teachers of migrant workers' children

2015-05-11 12:17:46

About 200 teachers from private schools catering to migrant workers' children gathered at Beijing Normal University on Saturday for free education seminars in various subjects.