Beijing and Moscow signed two arms-sale contracts in which China will buy Russian fighter jets and submarines, media reports said.
The moment when China's first lady Peng Liyuan made her diplomatic debut upon her arrival at Moscow on Friday, the Chinese fashion industry got a boost.
Local authorities are investigating how more than 1,000 rotting ducks ended up in a river in Pengshan county, Sichuan province, days after thousands of dead pigs were retrieved from a Shanghai river.
Banking is one of the sectors of the African economy in which China is emerging as a significant player.
Jiang Jiemin, former board chairman of the China National Petroleum Corporation, has been appointed head of the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission, according to the commission's official website updated on Monday.
Chinese Vice-Premier Zhang Gaoli pledged to create fair business environments for foreign enterprises.
Visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered an important speech here on Monday, expounding on China-Africa relations and China's Africa policy.
Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades, seeking a last-minute reprieve from financial meltdown at talks in Brussels on Sunday, has a "very difficult task" ahead of him if he is to save the island's economy, a government spokesman said.
British police investigating the death of exiled Russian oligarch and Kremlin critic Boris Berezovsky said on Sunday that a search of his house by chemical, biological and nuclear experts had found "nothing of concern".
About 90 percent of glaciers in the Third Pole region are shrinking, accelerated by black carbon being transferred from South Asia to the Tibetan Plateau.
Landmarks in more than 120 Chinese cities fell into darkness on Saturday night as part of the 7,000-plus cities participating in Earth Hour this year.
Foreign telecom companies are keen to join China's fourth generation (4G) mobile network deployment with the country looking likely to issue the relevant licenses as early as this year.