The exquisitely crafted and colorful dough modelling on display attracted a great number of visitors to appreciate the beauty in Nanzhang Village of Xiulin Town in Jingxing County, Shijiazhuang, capital of north China's Hebei Province.
New water projects planned in Xinjiang2019-02-19
The Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region will speed up the construction of major water conservation projects in the vast area to increase and better allocate water resources and provide a boost to economic development, said local officials and experts.
Support for larger families fresh priority2019-02-19
More measures should be employed to encourage couples to give birth to a second child, while existing family planning policy should be further relaxed, population experts suggested amid expectations of further declines in the number of births in China.
Experts wary of shrinking population2019-02-18
With China’s population expected to begin shrinking in the next 10 years, more research should be done to prepare for the challenges caused by a rapidly aging population and a dwindling workforce, according to demographic experts.
Forbidden City to open night tours for first time2019-02-18
Palace Museum, or Forbidden City, will extend its opening hours to the evening for the first time on Feb. 19 and Feb. 20 in celebration for this year's Lantern Festival, its curator said Sunday.
The Year of the Pig has global brands going "whole hog"2019-02-18
Chinese New Year has gone global in the last couple of years with a marked uptick in engagement worldwide. Heavily impacted by the growing global awareness of Chinese New Year is the retail sector -- especially high-end merchandise and luxury brands.
Chang'e-4 landing site named "Statio Tianhe"2019-02-15
The landing site of China's Chang'e-4 lunar probe has been named "Statio Tianhe" after the spacecraft made the first-ever soft landing on the far side of the moon last month.