At least eight people were reportedly killed, including Taiwan's top military official, after a helicopter made an emergency landing in northern Taiwan on Thursday morning.
The Chinese Football Association (CFA) on Thursday appointed 42-year-old Li Tie as head coach of the country's national football team.
Youngsters enjoy the fun of skating during the Ice and Snow Festival outside the National Stadium in Beijing on Dec 26.Other milestones for organizers last year included the launch of a global recruitment campaign in early December which is searching for around 27,000 volunteers for the Olympics and 12,000 for the Paralympics.
A total 9,029,070 tourists visited the Emperor Qinshihuang's Mausoleum Site Museum in 2019, 5.23 percent higher than in 2018, it announced on Wednesday.
District council members of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region can be disqualified, if sentenced to three months or more in prison as some of them face trial due to involvement in the protests. The rule is stated in the District Councils Ordinance that governs the council. The newly elected council members started their term on Wednesday.
Chinese President Xi Jinping and Ecuadoran President Lenin Moreno, on Thursday, exchanged congratulatory messages on the 40th anniversary of the establishment of the two countries' diplomatic ties.
China has accelerated the opening-up of its financial sector by launching a series of policies and measures last year, said financial practitioners and experts.
Couples kissed. Others cheered and waved balloons as fireworks burst into the night sky and confetti fell to welcome the start of 2020 in New York City's Times Square.
Low-carbon and green investment will help China build its image as a responsible nation and create a better environment for foreign investment.
In a remarkable rise from last year, Chinese films secured eight places in the rankings of the top 10 highest-grossing movies.
Chinese people start their preparations for the Spring Festival more than 20 days ahead. The 12th lunar month in Chinese is called la yue, so the eighth day of this lunar month is la yue chu ba, or laba. The day is also known as the Laba Rice Porridge Festival.
Taiwan's top military official has been rescued and sent to the hospital after a helicopter made an emergency landing in northern Taiwan at around 9:00 a.m. local time, on Thursday morning.
Taiwan's top military official is reportedly missing after a helicopter made an emergency landing in northern Taiwan at around 9:00 a.m. local time on Thursday morning.
China has approved its first domestically made vaccine against the cancer-causing human papillomavirus for use by females aged 9 to 45, providing an alternative to foreign drugmakers' products, according to the National Medical Products Administration.
The National Basketball Association announced former Commissioner David Stern died on New Year’s Day almost three weeks after suffering a brain hemorrhage.
Wang Shengdi, 83, (second from left) and Li Fengying, 81, celebrate their birthdays in Xiaying village, Huichang county, in Jiangxi province on Dec 16.As the residents have more money to spend, the branch delivers about 400 packages daily to different townships in Huichang, up from about 20 in 2016, He said.
China's central bank decided on Wednesday to inject more than 800 billion yuan ($115 billion) into the financial sector by reducing the amount of cash financial institutions must keep in reserve. The move is designed to maintain "reasonably ample" liquidity and lower financing costs for the real economy.
Police of Guiyang, Southwest China's Guizhou Province were called to an apartment block after a resident's window greeting that was supposed to welcome the 2020 new year seemed to signal "SOS" after the last number fell off and the numerals appeared backwards from the outside.
A court in east China's Jiangxi Province on Tuesday ruled in favor of Peppa Pig's British creator and ordered the copyright infringer to compensate for the losses of the plaintiff.
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) has planned to launch its third lunar mission Chandrayaan 3 in 2021 following approval from the government along with Human Spaceflight program Gaganyaan in 2022, ISRO Chairman K Sivan said on Wednesday.
China's Quantum Experiments at Space Scale, or better known as the Micius, have successfully conducted an eight-minute-long encrypted data transmission with a mobile ground station, marking a world's first.
Beijing has set a new goal for the new year: to become a musical city.
China's significant achievements last year and its pledge to unswervingly uphold world peace and promote common development have been highly appreciated by global experts.
This year is destined to be a major one for China, as the country is set to become a moderately well-off society and to have eliminated all forms of extreme poverty in time for next year's 100th anniversary of the Communist Party of China.
Starting July 1, China plans to cut the most-favored-nation tax rates for 176 items of information technology products, and adjust some products' temporary tariff rates accordingly.[Photo/VCG] The draft is aimed at facilitating the implementation of the Foreign Investment Law, which was passed in March, and is scheduled to take effect on Jan 1.
For many people around the world, 2019 was a bumpy ride. The eventful year brought more uncertainty, new problems to solve and significant questions to answer in 2020.
Buoyed by increasing demand for charging services, a rising number of EV charging infrastructure operators in China are exploring new business potential through information sharing, mapping, battery maintenance, and many other sectors, an expert said.
Goat milk formula has been popularized and is better recognized by consumers after a decade of growth and more dairy makers are making investments in the product, given the increasingly fierce competition in the milk formula market.
"I used to be ambitious and wanted to explore the outside world, but now I realize that my hometown is my whole world," ays Chinese artist Ai.
China starts a host of new tax cuts on imported goods on Wednesday, as the country further promotes high-quality trade growth.