Wen stresses long-term stability of HK, Macao

2011-12-26 15:31:16

While hearing work reports from the chief executives of the Hong Kong and Macao special administrative regions (SARs) on Monday, Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao stressed efforts to ensure long-term prosperity and stability in both SARs.

Hu: Stability of Korean Peninsula in common interests

2011-12-26 15:22:48

President Hu Jintao said Monday that maintaining stability of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the Korean Peninsula is in the common interests of all parties concerned.

China to improve tax-cut policies

2011-12-26 14:40:10

China will further its efforts to make adjustments in tax reduction policies next year in a bid to improve people's livelihood, China's Minister of Finance Xie Xuren said at an ongoing work conference.

President Hu meets Japanese PM on bilateral ties

2011-12-26 16:05:51

China and Japan agreed to create new momentum for strategic and mutually beneficial relations.

Peninsula, finance top Wen-Noda talks

2011-12-26 07:14:49

A stable Korean Peninsula is in the interests of China and Japan, prime ministers of both countries said.

7 die in Yunnan school bus accident

2011-12-26 07:53:57

The death toll has risen to seven after a minivan with mostly students aboard plunged into a valley.

Daily report on PM 2.5 density soon

2011-12-26 07:18:42

A daily report on PM 2.5 level in Shanghai will likely be published from next year.

City govt spending becomes transparent

2011-12-26 08:04:04

Unlike many other mayors, the pay of Lu Guoxian, mayor of Jiaozuo, a city in Central China's Henan province, is published online.

Mandarin test debuts nationwide

2011-12-26 08:05:20

A new Chinese proficiency test made its debut nationwide on Saturday. It is applicable to all who use Mandarin in daily life.

Bank reserves 'may be cut again'

2011-12-26 07:16:00

The reserve requirement for banks may be further reduced next year to allow more lending.

Buy gifts mars festive celebrations

2011-12-26 08:58:09

Young people are racking their brains to select and buy appropriate gifts for their friends and relatives.

Somalia seeks help making itself stronger

2011-12-26 09:40:25

China's escort mission in the Gulf of Aden has positively "hacked" at piracy and has "contributed a lot to regional stability", says Somalia's ambassador to Beijing.