Shops do brisk trade in presents

2012-01-17 09:08:25

Gift recovery is popular in China as Lunar New Year approaches.

China, UAE to build strategic partnership: Wen

2012-01-16 22:55:12

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao said on Monday that China and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will establish a strategic partnership.

School bus safety draft rule debated

2012-01-17 09:25:33

China released the draft regulation on December 11, 2011, and invited public opinion.

China's Xi says to push forward co-op with US

2012-01-17 04:29:54

China is willing to work with the United States to push forward their cooperative partnership under the new situation.

China, Saudi Arabia vow to enhance relations

2012-01-16 10:18:04

Visiting Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao and Saudi Arabia's King and Prime Minister Abdullah bin Abdul-Aziz agreed on Sunday to make concerted efforts to enhance bilateral relations.

Saudi oil refinery deal shows close ties

2012-01-16 07:10:13

The $8.5 billion joint venture will process 400,000 barrels of heavy crude oil per day.

Yao Ming: Former NBA star, new political adviser

2012-01-16 07:16:25

On Sunday, Yao took his seat as a new member of the standing committee of Shanghai's political advisory body during its annual session.

Premier Wen stresses farmers' rights

2012-01-15 22:05:00

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao stresses the importance of protecting farmers' rights and promoting agricultural modernization in an article to be published in Qiushi, or "Seeking Truth," on January 16.

Blogs bring new era to medicine

2012-01-16 10:03:22

Micro-blogging has helped substantially improve the doctor-patient relationship through enhanced mutual understanding.

Two pandas from China find new home in France

2012-01-16 05:39:48

Two giant pandas from China arrived Sunday at Paris to start their new life in France.

Weather puts rail system to test

2012-01-16 08:17:55

The rail system will be tested by snow and rain forecast for the coming week as millions are bound for their family reunions during the Spring Festival.

Crucial year looms for global economy

2012-01-16 07:53:22

Focus is on US and Europe, but Asia also faces a challenging period ahead.