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.
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 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.
China and Japan agreed to create new momentum for strategic and mutually beneficial relations.
A stable Korean Peninsula is in the interests of China and Japan, prime ministers of both countries said.
The death toll has risen to seven after a minivan with mostly students aboard plunged into a valley.
A daily report on PM 2.5 level in Shanghai will likely be published from next year.
Unlike many other mayors, the pay of Lu Guoxian, mayor of Jiaozuo, a city in Central China's Henan province, is published online.
A new Chinese proficiency test made its debut nationwide on Saturday. It is applicable to all who use Mandarin in daily life.
The reserve requirement for banks may be further reduced next year to allow more lending.
Young people are racking their brains to select and buy appropriate gifts for their friends and relatives.
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.