Cross-species couple to get hitched

2012-02-08 07:57:57

Wedding bells are on the horizon for Changmao (Long Hair) the ram and Chunzi the doe, a cross-species couple in Yunnan Wild Animal Park who are set to be married this Valentines' Day.

Chinese tourists alerted after Maldives unrest

2012-02-08 07:50:59

Chinese tourists are safe to travel in the Maldives but should stay alert after the country's first democratically elected president resigned on Tuesday.

Protesters attack Chinese embassy in Tripoli

2012-02-08 07:59:44

China expressed serious concern on Tuesday after its embassy in Libya was attacked by demonstrators, and urged Tripoli to adopt practical measures.

Xi's visit to boost Sino-US relations

2012-02-08 07:16:07

The visit sends a strong signal that China places a high value on bilateral relations.

Mothers pay more to relocate births

2012-02-08 09:35:05

Agencies providing HK maternity services have increased fees following the special administrative region's move to reduce the quota of births by mainland mothers.

Warning on HK family planning

2012-02-08 08:05:49

Mainland couples who give birth to a second child in Hong Kong will be fined for breaching the family planning policy.

Former tycoon's death sentence weighs heavily

2012-02-08 07:58:27

Wu Ying, a tycoon once listed among the richest women in China, has come to her last hope of survival.

Simpler visa procedures for Chinese

2012-02-08 08:09:07

Travel agencies and destination countries try to cash in on a predicted spending and tourism surge.
Tour packages growing up
School also a draw

Abducted Chinese workers released

2012-02-08 07:25:45

29 Chinese workers kidnapped by Sudanese anti-government forces have been released.

Kidnapped Chinese workers safe and sound

2012-02-08 01:07:23

The Foreign Ministry confirmed Tuesday evening that the 29 Chinese workers kidnapped last month by Sudanese anti-government forces have been released and have arrived safely in Nairobi.

China growth estimate for 2012 cut to 8.25%

2012-02-07 09:02:53

The IMF has cut its forecast for China's 2012 economic growth to 8.25 percent.

Airlines told not to pay EU green tax

2012-02-07 08:12:59

Carbon emissions scheme hits turbulence as opposition grows.