New buildings in all cities and counties will soon be required to be built to withstand earthquakes.
China on Friday refuted allegations that it has sold weapons to Syria "directly or through Iran."
Premier Wen Jiabao met on Friday with the 11th Panchen Lama Bainqen Erdini Qoigyijabu, in Beijing in Zhongnanhai, the compound containing the offices of the State Council.
China is vowing to eliminate substandard meat processing in the country within the next few months.
The Supreme People's Court unveiled a judicial explanation Friday to simplify registration procedures.
A pharmaceutical company that makes medicines from bear bile has again been targeted by animal rights activists.
Villagers use contact cards bearing the telephone numbers of officials to have direct contact with officials.
Haidilao hotpot chain is serving up video hotpot in Shanghai and Beijing, in the hope consumers can dine with people in far away places.
More than 50 migrating birds, including two white swans, were discovered dead at a wetland in Wuhan, Central China's Hubei province Wednesday, Wuhan Evening News reported.
People crowd around Liu Suzhen, a 110-year-old woman, extending their hands to ask for candies at Liu's birthday feast held in Xinmin, Dianjiang county in Southwest China's Chongqing on Feb 9, 2012.
China is willing to increase imports from Canada and to boost cooperation in energy and other areas.
With social media becoming more common in China, micro blogs have become the greatest source of scandals that damage companies' reputations.