Smog alert issued as official urges action2018-03-22
Beijing's environmental authority has issued an orange alert for smog - its second-highest warning level - with heavy air pollution forecast to persist until Wednesday night.
Chengdu to become key Central City2018-03-22
Chengdu, capital of Southwest China's Sichuan province, is aiming to develop itself into a National Central City by 2020, and eventually plans to become a sustainable world city by 2050, according to a draft planning document.
Beijing eases rules on foreign recruiters2018-03-22
Foreign headhunting companies see opportunity and innovation in newly announced policies in Beijing's recruitment market and say they expect the whole industry will benefit.
Vehicle testing centers face tests2018-03-22
Beijing's vehicle testing centers have been warned that they could lose their licenses if they fail a new annual inspection, part of an improved supervisory system to be rolled out on Thursday.
Clear planning by Beijing praised in UK2018-03-22
Opinion leaders in the United Kingdom have praised the Chinese government for its clear strategic planning, which they say will lead to success during China's new era of building socialism with Chinese characteristics while comprehensively creating a more prosperous society.
Guangzhou master plan highlights new airport2018-03-22
The location of a second international airport in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, was identified over the weekend as the city published its long-awaited development plan through 2035.
New zones to boost innovation2018-03-22
Four more cities have been added to the list of national self-independent innovation demonstration zones by the State Council, China's Cabinet, in a move to further promote innovation-driven development.
385 million trips expected to be made during Spring Festival 20182018-03-22
The Spring Festival travel rush began on Feb. 1 and will last until March 12. The China National Tourism Administration said that 385 million trips, mostly domestic, are expected to be made during the Spring Festival 2018, up 12 percent year on year.
Nation aims to undo, prevent, wrongful convictions2018-03-22
On Sunday night, Zhou Yuan joined the Spring Festival travel rush by taking a train to Yining, his hometown in the northwest of the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, where he will celebrate China's most important holiday.