Zone to continue to stimulate growth

2013-03-12 07:12:26

Beijing's national-level Yizhuang Economic and Technological Development Zone has vowed to further boost its economic growth and attract investment in the coming year.

Study calls for online games rating system

2013-03-10 17:19:07

Chinese parents are in grave need of a sound age rating system for online games to protect their children, according to a study report released on Saturday.

China completes Mongolian group genome mapping

2013-03-10 16:24:06

Chinese scientists have completed the group genome mapping of the Mongolian people, making them the first Chinese ethnic group to have their genome drawn, a political advisor said Sunday.

Space station dream closer

2013-03-08 00:44:46

A space lab will be launched in 2 years ahead of a key fueling experiment vital for the building of a space station, an official with the space program said.

China to launch quantum experiment satellite

2013-03-07 19:37:43

China has initiated to launch a satellite for quantum information and technology experiments in 2016, a leading quantum physicist said here Thursday.

China kicks off research for new type of rice

2013-03-07 16:00:20

China launched a research and development plan for a new type of super rice, which is expected to yield at least 15 tons of rice per hectare, the People's Daily reported on Thursday.

Suntech's fate dims amid conflict

2013-03-07 09:59:07

The fate of the world's leading maker of solar panels has become more in doubt, as its recently ousted chairman said the board has no plan for refinancing.

ABB sees stable growth

2013-03-07 10:12:07

ABB China, the Chinese unit of the Swiss-Swedish multinational engineering company ABB Ltd, registered stable annual sales growth in 2012, despite difficult local industrial conditions.

Nokia signals China ambitions

2013-03-07 09:38:11

This year could be a tipping point for Nokia Oyj with early indications the handsets have achieved a good start in major smartphone markets.

Phone developers face unfair competition

2013-03-07 10:16:23

China's smartphone market is heavily dependent on overseas operating system developers like Google Inc and Apple Inc, according to a government think tank.

Low E buildings could cut CO2 emissions

2013-03-06 09:57:12

Cao Kan, an overseas Chinese representative invited to observe the nation's top political advisory body, has, urged the government to aggressively promote energy efficient buildings.

Construction to speed up on key science projects

2013-03-05 17:29:54

China will speed up building a deep-sea scientific observation network and an observatory in the Antarctic before 2015, according to a development plan on the country's infrastructure construction for key science and technology projects from 2012 to 2030.