Living and working in Xi'an can be fun for foreigners

2011-10-01 08:52:07

My name's Rob and I live and work in China. I'm originally from New Zealand but have not lived there for 16 years, preferring to spend most of my time in Asia.

HK not a dream destination for mainland graduates

2011-10-01 08:41:10

The low employment rate of Chinese mainland youths, who have graduated from Hong Kong universities, is driving talents away from Hong Kong, although most of them would want to work in the city.

Are kids ready for a digital blackboard?

2011-10-01 07:59:24

A trial class of 24 pupils in the fourth grade will use iPads starting from November if everything goes according to plan, said Hou Yanjun from a school's teaching affairs office.

What price property?

2011-10-01 07:50:57

Aspiring homebuyers are being stymied by a double whammy of rising prices and a dearth of affordable residences, reports Wang Ying from Shanghai.

China slaps ban on 'lean meat' tablets

2011-10-01 07:35:02

China has banned the production, sale and use of clenbuterol tablets

Wen meets foreign experts awarded for excellence

2011-10-01 07:27:30

Premier Wen Jiabao had a meeting on Friday with 50 foreigners from 21 nations who received the annual government "Friendship Award" for their excellent work performances in China.

Tiangong-1 space module blasts off

2011-09-30 07:28:37

China's space dream took a step closer to reality as the Tiangong-1 module blasted off into the night sky. Ambitious for permanent station Rrockets with larger thrust US expert: An important step Comments(121)

Bumper crop, but price still rising

2011-09-30 08:09:57

Consumers will still face moderate grain price hikes this year, despite the country seeing a bumper harvest, a senior agricultural official said on Thursday.

Ministry pledges easier train ticket

2011-09-30 07:16:59

China's Ministry of Railways announced Thursday a series of improvement measures, including facilitating train ticket purchasing and offering better food on trains.

Social network websites a challenge

2011-09-30 07:31:08

Everyone involved should observe the law and safeguard the norms of social morality.
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Accidents a red signal for metro expansion

2011-09-29 08:32:07

Considering the millions of passengers who travel by subway every day without incident, underground trains are relatively safe.

95 in hospital after subway crash

2011-09-29 08:16:24

The majority of passengers injured in Tuesday's subway accident have been discharged from hospital. Shanghai's subway crash Comments