Leading travel agencies say they are urging everyone planning to travel abroad this summer to insure themselves fully, after a string of recent accidents involving holidaymakers.
Ma Yun officially stepped down as CEO of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. Alibaba Chief Data Officer Jonathan Lu becomes the new chief executive.
The 2013 World Landscape Art Exposition kicked off in Jinzhou, Liaoning Province, on Friday, after attracting more than 300 artists from home and abroad.
Zou Yan, 42, from Beijing, is a volunteer sent by independent international development organization VSO to Kenya in March 2012.
China and Vietnam on Friday agreed to properly handle the South China Sea issue, as Premier Li Keqiang met a high-ranking Vietnamese official.
A controversial chemical project in Kunming, the capital of Yunnan province, is still under discussion, and evaluations will continue until a deadline in July.
The Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) is to hold an exhibition this autumn, bringing together more than 70 Chinese painting masterpieces created over a 1200-year period.
Ten years ago, government-backed NGOs started to send Chinese volunteers overseas. The number of volunteers dovoting their time and energy is rising.
The war of words over cyber attacks escalated this week with an official Chinese newspaper branding the US "the real hacking empire".
A third of Americans would not buy a brand if they knew it to be Chinese-owned, according to a latest survey from HD Trade Services Inc.
Total new yuan loans and social financing extended by Chinese commercial lenders dropped in April, after the authorities introduced tougher regulation over non-traditional financing channels.
A carrier-borne aviation force has been formally established as part of the People's Liberation Army Navy.