West area tops illegal land deals

2012-01-13 07:53:39

China's western regions have become the new hotbed for illegal land seizures in 2011, the country's top land administrator said.

To expand Central Asia energy ties

2012-01-13 07:00:00

China will continue to expand energy ties with Central Asian countries.

Housing policy to continue

2012-01-13 07:56:07

Beijing pledged to restrict property purchases and build more government subsidized housing.

Capital begins hourly updates on air pollution

2012-01-13 07:48:58

The Chinese capital began releasing hourly air pollution data on Thursday to address growing public concern over air quality.

Parents blame baby formula

2012-01-13 07:40:34

The parents of twins claimed on Thursday that Synutra brand baby formula caused the death of a boy and sickened his sister in East China.

Religious groups appoint spokespersons

2012-01-13 07:25:27

Spokespersons for China's major religious organizations have been appointed for the first time.

Clean-air plan into action in Beijing

2012-01-13 07:56:44

Beijing will focus on air quality through measures such as improving pollution monitoring.

UN has 'unique role' in backing, aiding Africa

2012-01-13 07:22:00

China said here Thursday that the United Nations has "a unique role to play in supporting and assisting Africa," calling on the world body to work with the African Union (AU) to strengthen the partnership between them.

Officials to discuss S. China Sea issues

2012-01-13 07:05:45

The Fourth Senior Officials Meeting of China and 10 member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) for the implementation of the Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the South China Sea (DOC) will be held in Beijing from Friday to Sunday.

China to boost Central Asia energy ties

2012-01-13 07:00:00

China will continue to expand energy ties with Central Asian countries, which have proven to be a fruitful model of mutually beneficial cooperation, a senior Chinese diplomat said on Thursday.

Foreign experts welcomed to work in China: Wen

2012-01-12 22:33:47

Premier Wen Jiabao said Thursday China welcomed foreigners with expertise to work in the country and China will provide them with good working and living conditions.

Foreign officials attend Hubei congress

2012-01-13 07:57:16

Stephano Smars is among the first group of high-level foreign officials invited to attend the Hubei People's Congress.