The deadly high-speed train crash that killed at least 40 passengers in July was "a completely avoidable accident" and "should not have happened".
The ocean watchdog urged ConocoPhillips China to apologize to the public for its slow cleanup of oil leaks off Bohai Bay. Experts: Sea environment fragile
Six people were injured and more than 95,000 people were affected by the 5.2-magnitude earthquake that hit southwest Yunnan Province Tuesday evening.
The Chinese State-owned company that made the trains involved in a deadly crash last month has signed a 2.54 billion yuan ($395 million) contract to provide trains to Turkmenistan.
China has decided to lower the operating speed for its bullet trains due to safety concerns amid an overhaul of the high-speed rail system.
Next year will bring a doubling in the size of the words that appear on cigarette packages to warn consumers of the dangers of smoking.
China's first aircraft carrier, refitted from a Soviet-era vessel, began sea trials on Wednesday.
China's trade surplus for July hit $31.5 billion, the highest in two and a half years, thanks to higher-than-expected export growth, especially to the EU.
China's consumer prices are currently within a mild and controllable range,a senior government official said Tuesday.
Corruption scandal casts cloud over charity organization.
Refit and test work will continue after the carrier returns from the trial, which will not take a long time.