The Information Office of the State Council on Thursday published a white paper on China's space activities in 2011.
China will begin monitoring space debris and small near-Earth celestial bodies and collision pre-warning work in the next five years.
China on Thursday issued a white paper on the development of space industry since 2006 and the major tasks for the next five years.
China's homegrown Beidou Navigation Satellite System is designed to meet diversified civilian needs, said National Defense Ministry spokesman Yang Yujun Wednesday.
China started to run its own satellite positioning system as the country climbed the global tech ladder.
China's indigenous satellite navigation system Beidou started providing initial operational services to China and its surrounding areas from Tuesday.
Government's intensified efforts to root out software piracy are bringing concrete benefits to software providers.
China's Three Gorges Dam, the world's largest water control and hydropower project, is scheduled inject water into the lower reaches of the Yangtze River by the end of December or early January 2012.
China aims to put the Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6)-based network into small-scale commercial pilot use and form a mature business model by the end of 2013, according to a statement released after an executive meeting of the State Council presided over by Premier Wen Jiabao.
Officials with China's Ministry of Industry and Information, companies from China and ROK, and the ROK ambassador to China attended the 2011 Sino-Korean Mobile Internet Application Summit Forum held Thursday in Beijing.
China successfully launched Ziyuan I-02C Thursday, a high-resolution remote-sensing satellite, from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in northern Shanxi province.
China is set to make five commercial launches for foreign customers next year, a boost to realizing the goal of re-launching itself in the global aerospace industry.