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FAST to Start Formal Operation in 2019

China's Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST), the world's largest single-dish radio telescope, will start formal operation and open to Chinese astronomers in 2019.

Source: Xinhua|2018-09-18 10:03

Online Literature Readers Number 400 Million in China

The number of China's online literature readers has increased to 400 million this year, almost half of the country's total online population, the Beijing Daily reported Monday.

Source: Xinhua|2018-09-18 10:01

China Establishes First Research Institute for National Parks

China has established a research institute for national parks in the city of Xining, the capital of Northwestern Qinghai province.

Source: Xinhua|2018-09-18 09:59

'Smart Glasses' to Incorporate Facial Recognition

Chinese smart glasses producer Beijing LLVision Technology Co Ltd and the Chinese Academy of Sciences announced on Wednesday the launch of a joint laboratory focused on vision technology, to accelerate the commercialization of facial recognition.

Source:|2018-09-17 09:20

China's R&D Spending Sees Rapid Growth in Past Decades

BEIJING - China's spending on research and development (R&D) has seen rapid growth in the past 25 years as the country pursues a strategy of development through scientific and technological progress.

Source: Xinhua|2018-09-17 09:16

Flowers to Decorate Beijing as National Day Nears

A huge basket-shaped flower arrangement themed Blessings to China will be installed in Tian'anmen Square under the decoration plan for the upcoming National Day holiday on Oct 1.

Source: China Daily|2018-09-17 09:11

Shanghai Hosts International Tourism Festival

SHANGHAI - Over 1,300 performers from 25 countries and regions celebrated the opening of Shanghai Tourism Festival on Saturday.

Source: Xinhua|2018-09-17 09:08

Poplar Trees Get New Status under BRI

Source: China Daily|2018-09-14 18:45

Bullet Train Line Will Reach Grottoes

Tourists will be able to reach Dunhuang, Gansu province, directly by high-speed train soon and see its famous Mogao Grottoes among other sites, after a high-speed train reached the city during a test run on Wednesday.

Source: China Daily|2018-09-14 18:35

Global Vision Drives Iris-recognition Technology

Experts can map the iris - the colored ring between the black pupil and the white sclera - of a human eye. It is a unique individual feature that remains unchanged from age 1, said expert Tan Tieniu, an academician of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.

Source: China Daily|2018-09-14 18:25

Tujia Art Troupe Brings Village Light Relief

As her colorfully clad students sing folk songs and offer tourists homemade rice wine, 83-year-old Gong Guimei enjoys watching and humming along.

Source: China Daily|2018-09-13 15:38

Boeing Forecasts China to Need 200 New Freighters in 20 Years

China is expected to demand 200 new air-cargo freighters and 470 converted freighters over the next 20 years, said a senior official of Boeing in Beijing.

Source: Xinhua|2018-09-13 15:31

China Building Its Largest Marine Fisheries Research Vessels

SHANGHAI -- Researchers from Chinese Academy of Fishery Sciences are building the country's two largest marine fisheries research vessels.

Source: Xinhua|2018-09-13 12:24

China Makes Steady Progress in Urbanization

China has made steady progress in urbanization during the past 40 years thanks to its reform and opening-up, with a rapidly-growing population of city dwellers.

Source: Xinhua|2018-09-12 09:06

China's 2018 Future Science Prize Winners Announced

China's Future Science Prize, one of the country's most prestigious non-governmental science awards, announced on Saturday the 2018 winners in the areas of life science, physical science, and mathematics and computer science.

Source: People's Daily Online|2018-09-12 09:04

40 Years since Reform and Opening-up: Changes in Transportation

40 years since reform and opening-up: Changes in transportation

Source:|2018-09-12 08:51

Submersible Sets Ocean Depth Record

China's unmanned submersible Hailong 11000-also known as Sea Dragon 11000-recently set a national depth record for a Chinese robotic submersible, according to the Ministry of Natural Resources.

Source: China Daily|2018-09-11 09:58

Multinationals Say Variety of Strategies Key to China Success

Successfully employing a range of different strategies, the development of multinational corporations in China has benefited from the nation's unique market and the support of personnel and technology.

Source: China Daily|2018-09-11 09:30

Guangzhou-Shenzhen-HK High-speed Train Tickets Go on Sale

Tickets for high-speed trains linking Chinese mainland and Hong Kong go on sale on Monday via online platforms, telephone hotline and railway stations, reported.

Source:|2018-09-11 09:00

China's Public Donations Exceeds 75 Billion Yuan in 2017

Public donations topped 75.5 billion yuan (more than $11.1 billion) in China in 2017, said the Ministry of Civil Affairs (MCA).

Source: Xinhua|2018-09-10 10:05

Chinese scientists Use Domestic Satellite to Conduct Light Pollution Research

Chinese scientists have conducted nighttime light pollution research using a domestically-produced remote sensing satellite, according to the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS).

Source: Xinhua|2018-09-10 10:02

China Launches First Domestically Built Icebreaker

China is launching its first domestically built research icebreaker, Xuelong 2, or Snow Dragon 2, on Monday, and plans to officially put it into service in the first half of 2019, according to its builder.

Source: China Daily|2018-09-10 10:00

New Chinese TV 'Star' Rises across Africa

A digital broadcaster is forging links of friendship between China and people in countries across the continent. Li Zhihui and Cao Pengyuan report for Xinhua.

Source: China Daily|2018-09-07 09:35

New Ocean Park in Shanghai Sets Opening Date

The Shanghai Haichang Ocean Park, the next major attraction in the city following Disneyland, will begin its trial run on Oct 1 and officially open on Nov 16, the park said on Thursday.

Source:|2018-09-07 09:26

Atmosphere and Marine Observation Station to Be Built in North China

The Chinese Academy of Sciences Institute of Atmospheric Physics and Laoting County have reached an agreement to build an atmosphere and marine research station and an industrial base in this north China county.

Source: Xinhua|2018-09-07 09:17

Intelligent Monitoring System for Manhole Covers Installed

An intelligent monitoring system is being used to manage manhole covers in Beijing, Beijing Daily reported Wednesday.

Source: Xinhua|2018-09-06 11:35

Snow Leopard Consensus Signed in Beijing

Representatives of the world's major snow leopard range countries signed a consensus on global snow leopard conservation in Shenzhen on Wednesday.

Source:|2018-09-06 11:11

China's First Independently-developed Atmosphere Observation System Installed

China has installed its first independently-developed atmosphere observation system known as APSOS in Tibet Autonomous Region in the southwest of the country.

Source: Xinhua|2018-09-06 11:09

Next-gen Imax system Makes Debut in Shanghai

China’s first Imax laser projection system, one of the most advanced movie projection technologies, has been adopted at Shanghai Hoyts Cinema in Imix Park.

Source:|2018-09-05 11:15

AI Used to Predict Chances of Recovery from Brain Trauma

Chinese researchers and doctors have built an artificial intelligence model that uses medical imaging to help determine whether patients with severe brain damage might regain consciousness.

Source: China Daily|2018-09-05 11:11

World's Longest-span Aircraft Hangar Gets Its Roof

As the last roof structure was lifted in place Monday morning, the aircraft hangar in Beijing Daxing International Airport, an international hub, was capped after around four months of operation.

Source:|2018-09-05 10:38

Tunnel Construction Signals New Phase in Bridge Project

Construction of the Shenzhen-Zhongshan Bridge, another mega bridge and tunnel project along with Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, entered a new stage when construction of an immersed tube tunnel began in Jul

Source: China Daily|2018-09-04 09:29

Chongqing Builds A Glass Bridge with 5D Effect

A glass bridge, 230 meters long, with a 5D effect recently opened at a scenic spot in Southwest China's Chongqing.

Source:|2018-09-04 09:26

Symposium Held to Commemorate WWII Victory Anniversary

China on Monday held a symposium to commemorate the 73rd anniversary of the victory in the Chinese People's War of Resistance Against Japanese Aggression and the World Anti-Fascist War.

Source: Xinhua|2018-09-04 09:24

Silk Road Tour Highlights Dunhuang Elements

The Mogao Grottoes, an art performance and a lecture featuring the ancient history of Dunhuang in Northwest China's Gansu province drew a delegation closer to Silk Road culture during their tour from Sept 1-2.

Source:|2018-09-03 10:47

China Begins Urgent Visa Reissue Service for Foreigners Who Lose Passports

SHANGHAI - Jordan Kane, a 24-year-old woman from Britain, was thrilled to get her Chinese visa reissued in just one hour Saturday.

Source: Xinhua|2018-09-03 10:44

China-developed AI Helps Assess Brain Injury Patients

Chinese researchers and doctors have built an artificial intelligence (AI) model with medical imaging to help determine whether patients with severe brain damage might regain consciousness.

Source: Xinhua|2018-09-03 10:31

Beijing-donated Archway Coming to Brooklyn

A distinctive Chinese-style archway to be installed in Brooklyn borough in New York is set to become a new landmark in the city and a symbol of China-US friendship.

Source:|2018-08-31 11:46

Chinese Scientists Measure Gravity with Record Precision

A group of Chinese researchers recently has measured the most precise estimates for the strength of gravity by using two independent methods.

Source:|2018-08-31 11:15

Ningxia Celebrates 60 Years of Success

The Ningxia Hui autonomous region has made historic achievements in social development since it was founded 60 years ago, the chairwoman of the region said.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-31 10:55

Shanghai Seeks World-class Sports Stature

Shanghai released a document on Wednesday listing 30 guidelines to boost the sports industry-part of its effort to build itself into a global city of excellence by 2035.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-30 10:27

China Builds National Database for Water Networks

Having an ID number is not the exclusive domain of human beings -- now it's also a right owned by the waters in China.

Source:|2018-08-30 09:45

Project Launched to Develop Hydrogen Fuel Cells in E China

A project on developing hydrogen fuel cells was launched to build a hydrogen city in Jinan, east China's Shandong Province on Wednesday.

Source: Xinhua|2018-08-30 09:12

Chinese Tourists Biggest Spenders in the World

China maintained its leading role in the global tourism market with outbound tourists spending $258 billion in 2017, accounting for one-fifth of the world's total spending on tourism, according to a world tourism report.

Source:|2018-08-29 09:21

China Building A Superconducting Computer

Chinese scientists are building a low-energy and high-performance superconducting computer, aiming to complete a prototype as early as 2022 according to a media report.

Source:|2018-08-29 09:12

New Rules Aid Applicants Who Plan Overseas Trips

Mainland residents who need a passport or a permit for travel to Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan, will be able to complete the application process at any entry and exit office nationwide starting on Sept 1, the State Immigration Administration said on Tuesday

Source: China Daily|2018-08-29 09:03

Civil Aviation Authorities Set up On-site Office in C919 Developer

China's civil aviation authorities have set up an on-site airworthiness office in the Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China (COMAC), developer of the C919 and ARJ21 airplanes, according to COMAC on Sunday.

Source: Xinhua|2018-08-28 10:06

Meteorite Crater Acquired by Shanghai Museum

A meteorite crater in Yunnan province has been recovered and collected by the Shanghai Science and Technology Museum on August 18, marking the first time that a Chinese museum has acquired such a crater.

Source:|2018-08-28 09:58

'Seawater Rice' Rides Tide of Hope and Hype

A test next year will determine whether new strain can be grown commercially, Xie Chuanjiao reports from Qingdao, Shandong.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-28 09:29

China Adds 8,130 kilometers of Expressways to Toll Road Network in 2017

China added 8,130 km of expressways to its toll road network last year, an increase of 6.5 percent year on year, according to the Ministry of Transport.

Source: Xinhua|2018-08-27 09:13

Freight Train Fetes 10,000th Europe Trip

China Railway Express, also known as the China-Europe freight train, completed its 10,000th trip on Sunday as it returned to Wuhan, Hubei province, after a two-week journey from Hamburg, Germany.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-27 09:01

New Carrier Sets out on Second Sea Trial

China's first domestically designed aircraft carrier embarked on its second sea trial on Monday from its shipyard in Dalian, Liaoning province.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-27 08:58

Chinese Researchers Record More Endangered Gazelle

Chinese researchers have found a record number of Przewalski's gazelle, an endangered species found only around a lake in Northwest China's Qinghai province, during an annual large-scale survey this year.

Source: Xinhua|2018-08-24 12:49

Chinese Private Space Company to Launch First Carrier Rocket

China will launch its first solid-propellant carrier rocket developed by a Chinese private company late this year.

Source: Xinhua|2018-08-24 12:41

High-speed Railway to Open, Connecting Hong Kong with 44 Destinations

The government of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) announced Thursday that the operating arrangements for the Hong Kong Section of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link (XRL) would be commissioned on Sept 23.

Source: Xinhua|2018-08-24 12:27

'Longevity Protein' Found Effective in Primates

Chinese scientists have discovered that a longevity protein called SIRT6, which regulates aging in rodents, can also affect development in nonhuman primates.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-23 09:39

China Launches First Financial Court in Shanghai

China's first court specializing in handling finance-related cases opened Monday in the country's financial hub of Shanghai.

Source: Xinhua|2018-08-22 09:45

New Highway Section in Beijing Launched; Region to See Benefits

A 38-kilometer section of highway that connects Beijing's southern Daxing district with eastern Tongzhou district opened to vehicles on Monday at noon, bringing the larger 940-km project into full operation.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-22 09:41

Town's Move Provides New Opportunities

The relocation of a poor, remote township in a mountainous area of Guizhou province is expected to be finished by the end of this year and help locals get out of poverty and enjoy better public services.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-22 09:36

Baby Koala Meets Public in East China

A baby koala born in Nanjing Hongshan Forest Zoo in East China's Jiangsu province made its first public appearance on Monday.

Source: Xinhua|2018-08-21 10:02

World's First Solar Panel Expressway Being Repaired

The world's first expressway section paved with solar panels, which opened for trial service in Jinan, Shandong province, on Dec 28, is undergoing repairs, Qilu Transportation Development Group said on Monday.

Source:|2018-08-21 09:59

Students Who Want to Be Teachers Get Huge Boost with Fee Waiver

A regulation has been introduced for government-paid teaching students at six key universities to help improve education equality, especially in central and western regions.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-21 09:33

An All New Fengtai Rail Station Underway in Beijing

Construction work began on Beijing's new Fengtai Railway Station - expected to be one of the largest stations in Asia - after the last scheduled train passed through the old station.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-20 11:09

Greater Bay Area Backs TCM Going Global

Traditional Chinese medicine experts from Guangdong province and the Hong Kong and Macao special administrative regions have joined forces to set up a landmark integrated TCM center in the region, resolving to spur innovation and advancement in treating a

Source: China Daily|2018-08-20 11:05

China Completes 1st Test on Propulsion System for Space Experiment Module

XI'AN - Chinese researchers have successfully completed the first test of the propulsion system for the experiment module of the country's planned space station.

Source: Xinhua|2018-08-20 09:20

3D Atlas of China Published

The first 3D atlas of China has been published by Harbin Cartographic Publishing House, the Science and Technology Daily reported on Wednesday.

Source:|2018-08-17 15:20

Beijing's 7th Ring Road Opens to Traffic This Month

The Capital Region Ring Expressway, a 1,000-kilometer-long highway linking Beijing and its neighboring cities, will open to traffic this month, reported on Friday.

Source:|2018-08-17 15:17

Hero Captain Lands at Tsinghua University

Liu Chuanjian, the hero captain who safely landed Sichuan Airlines Flight 3U8633 in May, has been admitted to the aeronautics and aviation management program at Tsinghua University.

Source:|2018-08-17 14:47

China Has World's Second-largest Number of Top Ranking Universities

The 2018 Academic Ranking of World Universities released on Wednesday by Shanghai Ranking Consultancy reveals that 62 research universities in China have made their list of the world's top 500 universities.

Source:|2018-08-16 10:12

Lunar Probe Unveiled as It Readies for Expedition

Chinese scientists unveiled their latest lunar probe, the Chang'e 4, on Wednesday, saying it will be launched in December on a mission to land on the far side of the moon.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-16 10:06

Bay Area Expected to Unleash Power

Vice-Premier Han Zheng said on Wednesday that the development of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area must fully utilize the advantages of the one country, two systems principle. It also must unleash the integrated power of Guangdong province

Source: China Daily|2018-08-16 09:55

Internet Technology to Assist Healthcare in Yangtze Region

Residents of China's Yangtze River delta region stand to benefit from distant medical diagnosis and algorithm-backed disease detection services.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-15 09:47

Scientists Intend to Chase Solar Eclipses in Space

Total solar eclipses - when the moon comes between the viewer and the sun - are spectacular opportunities for scientists to observe the sun's corona. But from Earth, they are brief and rare.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-15 09:34

Spacecraft to Extend Lifespan of Satellites

Chinese satellite experts are designing a new type of spacecraft that will be capable of moving a de-orbiting satellite back into its intended orbit, thus extending its period of service.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-14 09:24

Beijing Builds 5G Base Stations for Faster Networks

Chinese telecom giant China Unicom's Beijing subsidiary launched a 5G NEXT plan Monday, to embrace faster wireless 5G networks in the near future.

Source: Xinhua|2018-08-14 08:49

Chinese Scientists Achieve Record Efficiency on Organic Solar Cells

Chinese scientists have achieved a record 17.3 percent power conversion efficiency on organic solar cells, marking a step forward in the wide application of the green battery.

Source: Xinhua|2018-08-13 09:37

Govt to Lower Prices of 14 Drugs to Treat Cancer

China's medical insurance administration said it will lower the prices of 14 cancer drugs and instructed provincial-level drug-procurement platforms to follow the new standard by the end of next month.

Source: Xinhua|2018-08-13 09:35

Annual Tibet Festival Starts with Thangka


Source: CHINA DAILY|2018-08-13 08:59

International Plan Draws Foreign Students


Source: China Daily|2018-08-10 08:40

Torchbearers for Beijing Olympics Reunite in City

It has been 10 years since the 2008 Beijing Olympics, but for many the memory of the sports extravaganza will always remain fresh, especially the event's torchbearers.

Source:|2018-08-10 08:38

Scientists Led by Fudan University Develop New Imaging Technique

Researchers led by a team from Fudan University have developed a new form of nanoparticle and associated imaging technique that could change the way medical professionals detect disease biomarkers, including cancer.

Source:|2018-08-09 09:17

Beijing-Tianjin Railway Speed Rises to 350 Kph

China on Wednesday increased the maximum speed of bullet trains on the Beijing-Tianjin high-speed railway to 350 km per hour (kph), reducing the inter-city travel time by five minutes.

Source: Xinhua|2018-08-09 09:15

Tsinghua Scientists Design Electronic Skin

Chinese scientists have developed a graphene-based tattoo-like electronic skin that could function as a wearable device to monitor a person's health.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-08 10:22

Hexi Corridor Excavations Lead to Climatic Change Discovery

The Hexi Corridor, part of the ancient Silk Road in China's northwest, experienced sharp climatic change from about 3,700 years ago, archaeologists have said.

Source: Xinhua|2018-08-08 09:04

Experiments Solicited for Space Station

China has begun to solicit proposals for scientific and technological experiments from the international research community to be conducted aboard its manned space station scheduled to enter service around 2022.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-08 09:02

Chinese Astronomers Discover Giant Star Rich in Lithium

BEIJING - Chinese astronomers have discovered the most lithium-rich giant star ever known, which could shed new light on the evolution of the universe.

Source: Xinhua|2018-08-07 17:30

Coordination Plan Sees Better Development in Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Region

China's strategy to coordinate development in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region has driven faster and better development in the area, according to official data.

Source: Xinhua|2018-08-07 17:20

China Will Give International Students Work Options

Source: China Daily|2018-08-07 17:09

China's Animal Theme Park Launches AR Mini Program

Chimelong Safari Park in the southern city of Guangzhou unveiled an Augmented Reality (AR) mini program to help visitors explore the park.

Source: Xinhua|2018-08-03 10:45

Jinan-Qingdao High-Speed Railway Starts Test Runs

The Jinan-Qingdao high-speed railway began test runs in Shandong province on Thursday. If no complications arise, the rail line is expected to go into service at the end of this year, the railway authority said Thursday.

Source:|2018-08-03 10:42

High-tech Propels Regional Growth

Chinese regional economies witnessed relatively stable growth in the first six months of the year while divergence remained. Debt-laden or resource-dependent areas lagged behind, while those focusing on high-tech industries took the lead.

Source: China Daily Europe|2018-08-03 10:38

More Fitness Venues to Allow Public Access

China's governing body for sports, saying it wants to encourage greater mass participation in exercise, has pledged to open more State-owned facilities to the public.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-03 10:30

Woman Goes to Hospital with Snake that Bit Her

Photos of a woman going to hospital with a snake twined around her wrist have gone viral on Chinese social media.

Source:|2018-08-02 10:57

Reusable Rockets Taking off

Chinese rocket scientists are devising ways to enable some of their products to be reusable, according to senior space scientists.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-02 10:49

International Norms to Be Set for Colleges

As China looks to enhance its reputation as a world-class center for higher learning, education chiefs are putting the final touches on the nation's first quality standards for university programs aimed at international students.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-02 09:44

Belt and Road Positive Force for Middle East

The Silk Road Economic Belt and the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road, commonly known as the Belt and Road Initiative, is a grand vision for China's engagement with roughly 70 countries that are home to two-thirds of the world's population.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-01 09:51

Research Ship Leaves on Scientific Mission

Research vessel Dayang Yihao, or Ocean No 1, departed its home port in Qingdao, Shandong province, on Tuesday and embarked on a 100-day scientific ocean expedition.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-01 09:48

China Fossils Confirmed as New Dino Species

British and Chinese researchers have confirmed that fossils found in China are from an entirely new species of dinosaur that belonged to the same family as the iconic extinct giants diplodocus and brontosaurus.

Source: China Daily|2018-08-01 09:32

Traditional Chinese Medicine Law Implemented Effectively

The Law on Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has been implemented effectively since its release on July 1, 2017, according to the State Administration of Traditional Chinese Medicine.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-31 09:43

Investment Injection to Give Real Economy Added Impetus

Multiple measures have been issued by the central government to ease financing difficulties for ongoing projects and boost effective investments, meaning more capital will go to the infrastructure sector and support the real economy in the second half of

Source: China Daily|2018-07-31 09:41

The Technology Ball Rolls on, through the Eyes

There's a saying that the eyes are the windows of the soul. The visual sense is regarded as a unique communication channel among human beings, but Li Ming is dedicated to developing the sense into an interactive tool between people and machines.

Source: Chinadaily|2018-07-30 09:45

China Launches New Twin BeiDou-3 Navigation Satellites

China on Sunday sent twin satellites into space via a single carrier rocket, entering a period with unprecedentedly intensive launches of BeiDou satellites.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-30 09:39

China's 2nd International Arbitration Court Set up

An international arbitration court was launched on Sunday in the southern-most island province of Hainan.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-30 09:34

World's Largest Container Vessels under Construction in China

Construction of two container ships with the carrying capacity of 22,000 TEUs, which would make them the largest container vessels in the world, began on Thursday, the reported.

Source:|2018-07-27 18:57

China’s Self-developed Large Drone Xiangying-200 Completes Test Flights

Shenyang Institute of Automation of Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), recently completed test flights of Xiangying-200 unmanned helicopter and it has now entered its acceptance stage.

Source:|2018-07-27 18:50

Govts Will Open Further to Business

Facing trade frictions, local governments will continue opening up to make the business environment fair and equal to all - lowering the market access threshold and costs for enterprises - senior officials said on Wednesday.

Source: China Daily|2018-07-27 10:01

China to Launch Internet Courts in Beijing, Guangzhou

China plans to set up internet courts in Beijing and Guangzhou based on the experience of the internet court in Hangzhou, according to a statement from China's Supreme People's Court (SPC) on Wednesday.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-26 09:56

China to Complete Standardizing Urban, Rural Medical Insurance by 2019

A unified national medical insurance service, from which both urban and rural residents enjoy equal benefits, will be in place by 2019, said the state medical insurance administration Wednesday.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-26 09:53

Giant Panda Longlong Delivers Male Baby

Giant panda Longlong, born in July 2013 in Guangzhou, the capital of Guangdong province, has delivered a male baby at a local zoo, marking a successful breeding of the second generation of the animal in South China.

Source:|2018-07-26 09:48

Chinese Researchers Use Ice to Develop 3D Nanofabrication Method

Chinese researchers have created a 3D nanofabrication method by using ice and fabricated 3D nanostructures.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-25 09:37

Prices of Anti-cancer Drugs Reduced in Some Provinces

Many provinces recently have seen the prices of anti-cancer drugs reduced, Beijing News reported.

Source:|2018-07-24 17:00

China to Conduct Grain Storage Audits

The State Council, China's cabinet, has unveiled a plan to implement audits on policy-supported grain storages to ensure the security of grain reserves.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-24 10:16

China's Salt-resistant Rice Lauded by UAE

Source:|2018-07-24 10:06

World's Biggest Dam Is Fertile Ground for Rare Plants

On top of the 185-meter high dam of the world's largest hydroelectric project, endangered plants are having a field day.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-23 15:03

China Sees 310 Million Exits, Entries in First Half of 2018

China saw over 310 million exits and entries across the border in the first half of 2018, a 7.7-percent increase year on year, according to the Bureau of Exit and Entry Administration under the Ministry of Public Security.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-23 09:24

Flexible Micro-batteries Developed for Smart Wearable Electronics

Chinese scientists have developed flexible micro-batteries with high energy density and steady performance under extraordinary high-temperature, the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) announced Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-20 10:10

China Developing In-orbit Satellite Transport Vehicle

China is developing a space vehicle to help transport orbiting satellites that have run out of fuel, Science and Technology Daily reported Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-20 10:00

Reading Meets High-tech at Book Expo

At the 28th National Book Expo beginning on Thursday, innovative technology for buying, reading and listening has been caught in the spotlight.

Source: China Daily|2018-07-20 09:54

Snow Leopard Habitats Expand in China

Chinese researchers said Thursday that the habitats of rare snow leopards have been expanding in recent years, as the big cat has been sighted in more areas of China.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-19 17:16

Premier Urges Cheaper Prices of Anti-cancer Drugs

Premier Li Keqiang urged more efforts in reducing the price of anti-cancer drugs after a hit movie drew people's attention to the dilemma faced by cancer patients.

Source:|2018-07-19 10:14

China Develops Powerful Subsea Equipment

China's new underwater remotely operated vehicle (ROV), one of the world's most powerful ROVs, rolled off the production line in Shanghai, Science and Technology Daily reported Wednesday.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-19 10:02

New Airport Comes with New Construction Tech

Beijing's new airport - currently under construction in the southern part of the city - is loaded with quality innovations that will make it one of the most efficient in the world, even as it becomes the world's largest airport.

Source: China Daily|2018-07-18 13:14

Chinese Embrace Sanfu, Hottest Time of Year

Chinese people embraced the first day of sanfu, the hottest and dampest period of the year, on Tuesday in unique ways across the country.

Source: China Daily|2018-07-18 09:08

AI Robots Newest Recruits in China's Kindergartens

Good morning everyone! I am Keeko. Nice to meet you! In the classroom, an artificial intelligence (AI) robot introduces itself before putting forward a question: Why are there four different colored garbage bins in our kindergarten?

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-17 13:45

High-tech Zones Are 'Driving Growth'

China's National High-Tech Industrial Development Zones, the backbone of the country's high-tech industries, have seen stable, positive growth in the first half of this year, officials said on Monday.

Source: China Daily|2018-07-17 13:43

New Science with an Ancient Focus

The science of studying the roots of modern people via DNA extracted from the bones of ancient humans — people who lived from 5,000 to 50,000 years ago — is very new. Even 15 years ago, it barely existed.

Source: China Daily|2018-07-16 09:48

China's Earth Observation Satellites Monitor Typhoon Maria

China has been using two of its Earth observation satellites for emergency monitoring of Typhoon Maria, which made landfall Wednesday morning in Lianjiang county, East China's Fujian province.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-13 09:46

China's FAST Telescope Identifies 43 Pulsars

China's Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST), the world's largest single-dish radio telescope, has discovered 43 new pulsars so far since its trial operation began in September 2016, the research team announced on Thursday.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-13 09:43

Central Bank to Issue Commemorative Coin for High-speed Rail

The People's Bank of China, China's central bank, will issue a commemorative coin for the high-speed railway on Sept 3, according to a statement on its official website.

Source:|2018-07-12 16:32

China Rises on List of Innovators

China's capability to innovate won't be affected by a trade war with the United States, though such a war would pose a challenge to the international flow of knowledge, experts said.

Source: China Daily|2018-07-12 09:54

Foreign Journalists Learn about China

Thirteen senior editors and reporters from 12 countries involved in the Belt and Road Initiative have gained a deeper understanding of China's development in the new era after a training program that concluded in Beijing on Wednesday.

Source: China Daily|2018-07-12 09:51

China Breaks into Top 20 Innovative Economies: WIPO Ranking

China was among the top 20 most-innovative economies in the annual Global Innovation Index (GII) ranking published on Tuesday by Cornell University and the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-11 09:44

Cutting-edge Chip Moves at Light Speed

A test production line is expected to be completed this year following Chinese breakthroughs in the development of a new type of computer chip - one that replaces electrons with light, making it incomparably faster than current chips.

Source: China Daily |2018-07-11 09:41

China Launches New Beidou Navigation Satellite

China sent a new Beidou navigation satellite into orbit on a Long March-3A rocket from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center, in the southwestern Sichuan province, at 4:58 am Tuesday.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-10 16:11

China Readying for Space Station Era

China is accelerating its timetable for a space station, with the core capsule expected to be launched in 2020, says Yang Liwei, director of the China Manned Space Engineering Office and the country's first astronaut.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-10 09:42

New AI Wave Coming for Medical Field

A large number of applications to get market approval for medical devices that employ deep learning, a subset of artificial intelligence, are expected to be filed next year, but full commercialization of the products is not necessarily within easy reach,

Source: China Daily|2018-07-10 09:37

China to Pilot E-ticket for High-speed Trains

China is about to pilot E-ticket in some of its high-speed lines by the end of this year, reports the China News Service.

Source: China Plus|2018-07-09 16:45

China Conducts Massive Synthesis of Liquid Solar Fuel

Chinese researchers have successfully increased the scale of synthesizing liquid solar fuel, taking a step forward to boost the use and output of renewable energy in the country.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-09 10:14

Chinese Scientists Find New Diagnostic Method for Liver Cancer

BEIJING - Chinese scientists have identified new biomarkers of liver cancer and developed a new diagnostic method for the disease.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-09 10:12

Opening Day Set for New Beijing Airport

The acceptance check for Beijing's new airport and auxiliary projects has been set for June 30, and three months later, the airport will be put into operation on Sept 30, 2019, according to a comprehensive plan issued Friday.

Source:|2018-07-09 10:07

Evaluations Aim to Help Innovation

To promote innovation, China has launched its most detailed performance evaluation systems so far for talented researchers, institutes and projects, officials said on Thursday. The system will be more streamlined and efficient, they said.

Source: China Daily|2018-07-06 13:46

High-speed Trains to Go even Faster

China's high-speed railway system is setting more ambitious goals for domestically developed Fuxing bullet trains, Lu Dongfu, head of the national railway operator, said on Thursday.

Source: China Daily|2018-07-06 13:44

Construction Begins at Yanqing Olympics Hub

The construction of sports venues in Yanqing for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics will use high technology to make the Games sustainable, officials said on Thursday.

Source: China Daily|2018-07-06 13:42

World's First High-speed Rail Suspension Bridge Takes Shape

The northern tower of Wufengshan Yangtze river bridge, the world's first high-speed rail suspension bridge, was capped recently, according to Shanghai railway bureau.

Source:|2018-07-05 17:42

Toilet App Draws Road Map to Relief for Those in Need

A national cloud platform to help people locate toilets has served more than 100,000 users since Nov 19, the day it popped up online as part of China's so-called toilet revolution, the Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development said on Wednesday.

Source: China Daily|2018-07-05 17:37

Milky Way Larger after Chinese Telescope Research

BEIJING - Astronomers are recalculating the size of the Milky Way thanks to data from a Chinese telescope.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-04 15:35

AI Education Booms As China Cultivates Talent

China's booming artificial intelligence industry has generated demand for talent. To build a strong pool of skilled AI workers, China is now fostering specialized education at universities by improving the curriculum and promoting interdisciplinary resear

Source: China Daily|2018-07-03 15:05

Chinese Scientists Break Quantum Computing Record

Chinese physicists have achieved quantum entanglement with 18 qubits, surpassing the previous world record of 10. This represents a step toward realizing large-scale quantum computing, according to recent study published in the journal Physical Review Let

Source:|2018-07-03 15:01

China's Railway Freight to Increase 30 Percent by 2020

BEIJING -- China will increase its railway freight volume by 30 percent, or 1.1 billion tonnes, from 2017 to 2020, an official said Monday, as the country is working to improve its transport network and services.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-03 14:55

China Developing Smart Rocket Able to Plot Own Flight Plan

BEIJING - China is developing a smart rocket that can rectify mechanical failures during flight and plot a new flight path.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-02 16:57

Chinese Railways to See 647 Million Passenger Trips in Summer

BEIJING - China's railway network is expected to see 647 million passenger trips in this year's summer transport from Sunday to the end of August, according to the China Railway Corporation.

Source: Xinhua|2018-07-02 16:54

Longest Span Arch Bridge Achieves New Milestone

Workers have successfully completed the closure of the top-bear concrete-filled steel tube arch bridge with the world's longest span of its kind in Southwest China's Guizhou province when they installed the last steel tube on Saturday.

Source:|2018-07-02 15:27

Internet to Foster Rural Development

China will improve internet services and IT infrastructure under the Internet Plus Agriculture model to promote integrated development of the primary, secondary and tertiary industries in rural areas and bring farmers more business opportunities that he

Source: China Daily|2018-06-29 14:23

China Set to Become Largest 5G Market by 2025

SHANGHAI - China is expected to become the world's largest 5G market by 2025, accounting for 430 million 5G connections, or one-third of the global total, according to a report released by Global System for Mobile Communication Association (GSMA) and Glob

Source: Xinhua|2018-06-29 14:14

High-speed Rail Coming Soon to Frigid Zone

The longest high-speed rail line in China's frigid zone is expected to start operating in September, China Railway Harbin Group said.

Source: China Daily|2018-06-29 14:08

China's C919 Project on Track with Two in Flight Tests

BEIJING - China's C919 large passenger plane project is making steady progress, with two planes undergoing flight tests, according to the State-owned Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China (COMAC).

Source: Xinhua|2018-06-28 14:31

China Launches New-tech Experiment Twin Satellites

XICHANG - China successfully launched new-tech experiment twin satellites on the Long March-2C rocket from Southwest China's Xichang Satellite Launch Center Wednesday morning.

Source: Xinhua|2018-06-28 14:26

China's First Stainless Steel Airport Terminal Roof Installed

QINGDAO -- A giant metal roof has been installed on the newest airport terminal in Qingdao in East China's Shandong province, the country's first stainless steel roofing project for an airport terminal.

Source: Xinhua|2018-06-28 14:22

Communist Youth League Starts National Congress

BEIJING - The Communist Youth League of China (CYLC) started its 18th national congress in Beijing Tuesday.

Source: Xinhua|2018-06-27 11:33

China to Have 700 National Key Labs by 2020

BEIJING - China's national key laboratories will be more than tripled to around 700 by 2020 as a major part of its national innovation system, according to the latest guidelines posted online by the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST).

Source: Xinhua|2018-06-27 11:25

China to Implement Three-year Transport Development Plan

China will implement a 3-year action plan to improve its transport network and services, according to the Ministry of Transport.

Source: Xinhua|2018-06-26 11:54

Nation Plans to Mark 40th Year of Reform, Opening-up

China will launch promotional and educational activities across the country to celebrate the 40th anniversary of its reform and opening-up policies.

Source: Xinhua|2018-06-26 11:36

Nanotechnology Limits Pushed

China has made several breakthroughs in cutting-edge nanotechnology in the past five years that will have significant applications in electric vehicles, industrial printing and public health, scientists said on Wednesday.

Source: China Daily|2018-06-26 11:15

WorldSkills Official Praises China

China has made improvements in running competitions to encourage young people to pick up skills or achieve a higher level of performance as a skilled worker, said a senior WorldSkills International official.

Source: China Daily USA|2018-06-25 12:14

High-tech Tools Aim at Wildlife Protection

The International Fund for Animal Welfare and tech giant Baidu are using advanced technology, including big data and artificial intelligence, to help crack down on wildlife-related crimes online.

Source: China Daily|2018-06-25 12:05

Slow Train to Russia Plays Key Role in Cross-border Trade

Zhang Xiaojun has completed nearly 2,000 round trips between China and Russia in the past 10 years, but he has never had the opportunity to travel around China's vast neighbor to the north.

Source: China Daily|2018-06-25 11:55

Boost Benefits to Retain Skilled Workers, SOEs Told

China's State-owned enterprises directly managed by the central government have been instructed to take steps to improve benefits for skilled workers - for example, offering more stock ownership incentives - to help sustain key workforces and improve the

Source: China Daily|2018-06-22 09:45

Festival Created to Celebrate Harvest, Giving Farmers Their Day in the Sun

The nation will celebrate Chinese Farmers' Harvest Festival on the autumn equinox on the Chinese lunar calendar starting this year, Han Changfu, minister of agriculture and rural affairs, said on Thursday.

Source: China Daily|2018-06-22 09:34

Footprints Tell A Story: These Dinosaurs Were Social

Four parallel paths of dinosaur footprints - which include 70 footprints of a small type of didactyl (a two-toed dinosaur) called Deinonychus - provide the first evidence that the creatures lived in groups, according to an article published in Cretaceous

Source: China Daily|2018-06-21 14:19

Three-year Action Plan Aims for Blue Skies

Within three years, air pollution in China's key urban areas will be significantly reduced, resulting in more blue-sky days, by shrinking outdated production capacity and the use of substandard coal, as part of efforts to change energy consumption and the

Source: China Daily|2018-06-20 11:24

Science Fund to Support Innovation

The National Natural Science Foundation of China, the country's main foundation for basic scientific research, will continue reforms to cultivate innovative talents and groundbreaking scientific work, officials said on Tuesday.

Source: China Daily |2018-06-20 11:21

Draft to Ease Income Tax by Raising Threshold

China's top legislature is revising the personal income tax code in a sweeping overhaul of the tax system.

Source: China Daily|2018-06-20 11:12

China Sees More Trips Made during Dragon Boat Festival Holiday

Chinese tourists made 89 million domestic trips during the three-day Dragon Boat Festival holiday, up 7.9 percent year on year, official data showed.

Source: Xinhua|2018-06-19 15:17

Space Tourism Not Far Off, Rocket Maker Says

The China Academy of Launch Vehicle Technology is known as a prestigious developer of carrier rockets, but in the near future, it may acquire a new tag: China's first space tourism provider.

Source: China Daily |2018-06-19 15:12

Xi's Example in His Youth Inspires Students

Thousands of students at Shaanxi Normal University have drawn inspiration from President Xi Jinping's seven years as an educated youth in the small village of Liangjiahe in Shaanxi province.

Source: China Daily |2018-06-19 15:09

Book on Xi's Journalistic Thought Published

A book on Xi Jinping's journalistic thought has been published by the People's Publishing House and Xuexi Publishing House and is available in Xinhua Bookstore outlets nationwide.

Source: China Daily|2018-06-15 16:17

Pensions to Be Ensured Through Plan

The central government is adopting an adjustment fund system for the basic pension covering employees of enterprises to address the different situations among provincial regions and ensure punctual and full pension payments to retirees.

Source: China Daily|2018-06-15 09:45