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China

Chinese bike-sharing startup sued after death of minor

​The parents of a child who died in a traffic accident while riding an Ofo share bike in Shanghai have sued the fast-growing start-up for financial compensation.

China releases Yangzte environmental protection plan

​The Chinese government has released an environmental protection plan covering the Yangtze River Economic Belt, the latest move to protect the country's longest river from pollution.

China-Russia naval exercise begins in Baltic Sea

​China and Russia have started their large-scale naval drills dubbed “Joint Sea 2017” in the Baltic Sea. The exercises will involve jets, helicopters and vessels.

Politics MORE

Xi Jinping receives credentials from eight new ambassadors to China

Xi Jinping receives credentials from eight new ambassadors to China

President Xi Jinping received the credentials presented by the newest eight ambassadors to China at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing Wednesday.

Economy MORE

Chinese bike-sharing startup sued after death of minor

Chinese bike-sharing startup sued after death of minor

The parents of a child who died in a traffic accident while riding an Ofo share bike in Shanghai have sued the fast-growing start-up for financial compensation.

Society MORE

China releases Yangzte environmental protection plan

China releases Yangzte environmental protection plan

The Chinese government has released an environmental protection plan covering the Yangtze River Economic Belt, the latest move to protect the country's longest river from pollution.

Military MORE

China-Russia naval exercise begins in Baltic Sea

China-Russia naval exercise begins in Baltic Sea

China and Russia have started their large-scale naval drills dubbed “Joint Sea 2017” in the Baltic Sea. The exercises will involve jets, helicopters and vessels.

China Leaders

Xi, Putin meet on bilateral ties, SCO development in Astana

Xi, Putin meet on bilateral ties, SCO development in Astana

​Chinese President Xi Jinping met with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Thursday in Astana, pledging to enhance bilateral ties and promote the role of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO).

China Economic Reform

China opens more areas of economy for foreign capital

China opens more areas of economy for foreign capital

​China's moves to further ease foreign investment policies will open doors in some monopoly sectors this year while prohibiting local governments from curbing foreign companies, experts said.

China Voice

Huang Danian, the late Chinese scientist devoted to science exploration

Huang Danian, the late Chinese scientist devoted to science exploration

​Born in 1958, in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, Huang Danian had an interest in geophysics from an early age.

Around China

China steadily moves ahead in global innovation rankings: report

China steadily moves ahead in global innovation rankings: report

​The first-ever middle-income country to join the world's top 25 innovative economies in 2016, China this year continues moving ahead on the list by three notches, displaying a strong performance in several indicators, according to the latest Global Innovation Index (GII) released on Thursday.