Taiwan's Ma wins tight re-election race

2012-01-15 07:47:34

Incumbent Taiwan leader Ma Ying-jeou won a close re-election bid

Wen embraces 'good neighbor' Nepal

2012-01-15 08:04:20

China and Nepal pledged to further relations as Premier Wen wrapped up an official visit to the Himalayan nation.

Official leaves for boundary talks

2012-01-15 10:03:05

Chinese State Councilor Dai Bingguo left Beijing for New Delhi on Sunday morning to attend the 15th meeting between special representatives on China-India border issues.

Taishan's one-man show

2012-01-15 09:52:22

While other regional puppet shows employ an entire troupe, in Shandong, it's one man's talent that drives the entire performance.

Living in the Shadows

2012-01-15 09:15:17

Chinese shadow puppetry encompasses both the performance and the delicate art of making the leather puppets.

Wen visits Saudi to promote ties, co-op

2012-01-15 04:11:58

Sino-Saudi ties have enjoyed all-around and rapid development over the past years.

Ma wins Taiwan election

2012-01-14 20:30:53

Taiwan's Kuomintang (KMT) candidate, Ma Ying-jeou, has won the island's leadership election Saturday.

First forex quarterly decrease in decade

2012-01-14 08:54:23

China's foreign exchange reserves declined on a quarterly basis for the first time in more than a decade.

Micro blog helps migrants get paid

2012-01-14 08:28:00

The first Chinese migrant worker to use a micro blog to try to obtain wages owed him went to court to confront the company he had worked for and is now awaiting a decision.

Meat safety boosted for festival

2012-01-14 08:00:56

The government will redouble efforts to weed out illegal meat processing in the coming months, especially during festival, in the interest of food safety.

School bus standard passed

2012-01-14 08:26:36

The new national standard on the technical specifications of school buses does not purely copy US standards and will fit in the situation in China.

Inflation drop may see shift in govt policy

2012-01-13 07:03:24

Inflation eased to a 15-month low in December, further fueling speculation that the government may ease monetary policy. Food prices drive up CPI