New fund will pay for research on smog2017-03-16
A new fund will be set up to pool the knowledge of the country's top scientists to discover the "unique" cause of smog that frequently blankets northern China in winter, Premier Li Keqiang announced Wednesday.
CPPCC advances 'social, economic' progress2017-03-14
China's top political advisory body concluded its annual session on Monday, with more than 2,000 members participating in the 11-day session having provided 5,210 proposals for policymakers.
Courts act to improve protection of rights2017-03-13
China's judicial authorities will continue efforts to correct wrongful verdicts this year and take comprehensive measures to protect citizens' personal and property rights.
Li: Shaanxi must exploit Belt, Road2017-03-10
Premier Li Keqiang called on Shaanxi province to make the most of opportunities to further open up, as China promotes the Belt and Road Initiative, in a panel discussion of National People's Congress deputies from the province in Beijing on Thursday.
Hainan eyes medical tourism potential2017-03-09
Tropical Hainan province, long renowned for its beachfront resorts and tourist hot spots, is building itself into a healthcare hub with a special focus on expectant mothers, according to its governor.
Civil code to strengthen rights' protection2017-03-09
Lawmakers are discussing the first draft of legislation that would gather the laws related to issues such as property, inheritance and the conduct of businesses under a unified framework.
China-US ties 'positive' in direction2017-03-09
Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Wednesday that the China-US relationship is "transitioning steadily and developing in a positive direction" thanks to intense communication and joint efforts made by the two nations.