Technology firms continue to grow global foothold

2013-02-20 03:05:24

The world’s second-largest economy is gradually gaining international prominence in some key IT equipment sectors, including PCs, smartphones and tablets.

NE China's first nuclear power plant starts operation

2013-02-18 08:57:27

The Hongyanhe nuclear power station, the first nuclear power plant and largest energy project in northeast China, started operation on Sunday afternoon.

China eyes energy-saving products

2013-02-07 22:47:24

The Chinese government is targeting energy-efficient products as part of efforts to build a cleaner and more sustainable economy. China to close more small coal mines

China threatened by overseas hackers

2013-02-07 21:32:24

Recently foreign media have been hyping up “cyber attack from China” and the talk of a “Chinese hacking threat” is in the air. But it turns out that China is actually the real victim of cyber attacks, Xinhua reported, citing statistics from the National Computer Network Emergency Response Coordination Center of China.

Termites damage 4,500 houses in Guizhou

2013-02-07 18:18:20

Thousands of houses have been damaged by termites in a city of Southwest China’s Guizhou province, China News Service reported on Thursday.

New-media reporting a growing trend

2013-02-06 07:38:42

China's major media organizations are becoming increasingly open to new media, experts said.

East China cities launch commercial 4G network

2013-02-04 20:27:38

Two cities in east China's Zhejiang Province have launched a fourth-generation (4G) mobile phone network for commercial use, marking a new age of high-speed mobile Internet in China.

Icebreaker starts scientific research in Antarctic

2013-02-01 15:39:32

The Xuelong, a Chinese icebreaker, began scientific research projects after arriving at Prydz Bay in the Antarctic on Thursday.

Government to boost seed industry

2013-01-29 07:27:18

China has vowed to boost its seed industry over the next decade to ensure grain stocks grow, amid fears that limited arable land and water may become constraints for agricultural production.

Tech competition addresses clean water

2013-01-28 17:10:01

The 2nd Clean Tech Competition will address the urgent global problem of access to clean water this year, organizers announced in Xi'an, Shaanxi province.

85 medical research findings awarded in China

2013-01-27 22:51:57

A total of 85 Chinese research findings in medical and health field have received the country's most authoritative scientific awards for their inventions in the field.

Successful flight for China's jumbo airfreighter

2013-01-26 17:46:10

China on Saturday conducted a successful test flight of its first domestically made jumbo airfreighter.