Youth help to halt ice hockey's slide

2015-05-04 10:00:22

Ice hockey remains a niche sport at the elite level in China despite public enthusiasm for Beijing's bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics, but increasing youth participation bodes well for the future.

Travel guide loses license over abuse of visitors

2015-05-04 09:56:26

Tourism officials in Yunnan province have ordered a travel agency to suspend its operations after a tour guide was videotaped verbally abusing visitors on a bus.

Researchers promote ethical experiments

2015-05-04 09:54:37

In a bid to gain greater global recognition and improve the accuracy of results, laboratories in China have started to adopt Western standards for the treatment and welfare of animals used in scientific tests.

Butterfly museum becomes way of life for family

2015-05-04 09:37:23

Anyone who accidentally walks into the two bungalows at the corner of Moon Lake Park in Wuhan will have their breath taken away by the huge array of colorful butterfly specimens that adorn the walls.

Manufacturing hub starts work on first zero-labor factory

2015-05-03 14:22:38

A manufacturing hub in South China is building its first zero-labor factory, a signal that the "robot assembling line" strategy is brought into effect.

200 Chinese workers stranded in hydropower project in Nepal

2015-05-03 19:48:36

Nearly 200 Chinese workers are still stranded but safe in Lamabagar Area's Upper Tamakoshi hydropower project construction site in Dolakha District, Central Nepal, eight days after a powerful earthquake struck the nation.

Beijing allows guide dogs on subway

2015-05-02 12:49:04

Beijing on Friday started allowing visually impaired passengers to take guide dogs onto the subway, while blind rights advocates continue to urge greater accessibility for the dogs in the city's public transportation system.

China's May Day railway trips
hit record

2015-05-02 14:49:22

11.9 million trips were taken by rail in China on Friday, the first day of the country's three-day public holiday, a daily record.

China aviation business soaring through turbulence

2015-05-02 08:57:24

Industry insiders voice optimism about new heights for charter flights and private jets despite declining business in China.

Vancouver property developer identified as Chinese fugitive: report

2015-04-30 11:49:29

A prominent property developer in Vancouver, Canada, has been identified as a high-profile Chinese economic fugitive wanted by the Interpol.

China tells Philippines, Vietnam to cease intrusive action at sea

2015-04-30 09:59:07

China told the Philippines and Vietnam on Wednesday to halt all intrusive action on China-owned islands in the South China Sea, following its rejection of concerns voiced by ASEAN.

Death of missing boy probed

2015-04-30 09:37:41

The civil affairs department of central China's Henan Province is investigating the suspicious death of a child in Xinyang, whose bruised and battered body has caused uproar online.