Monday, May 11, 2015
A plane operated by Chinese domestic carrier Joyair veered off a runway upon landing in the southeastern city of Fuzhou on Sunday, and five people suffered minor injuries, the airline said.
Sunday, May 10, 2015
China has dramatically ramped up its land reclamation efforts in the South China Sea this year, building artificial islands at an unprecedented pace to bolster its territorial claims in the disputed area, U.S. officials said Friday.
China is negotiating a military base in the strategic port of Djibouti, the president told AFP, raising the prospect of U.S. and Chinese bases side-by-side in the tiny Horn of Africa nation.
Saturday, May 9, 2015
China will more than double the tax on tobacco to 11 percent, the government announced Friday, as authorities try to deter smoking in the world's largest producer and consumer of tobacco.
Thursday, May 7, 2015
Chinese mainland police fatally shot a man in northern China who was on his way to Beijing to ask the central government to help house and take care of his sons and elderly mother, police and a lawyer said Wednesday.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
The mainland has replaced the heads of its three biggest energy companies, the firms said in separate statements, as speculation mounts over reforms to the oil industry.
Mainland Chinese regulators will lift price controls on most pharmaceutical drugs starting June 1 in hopes that the market-driven pricing system will keep medical costs in check, the National Development and Reform Commission announced Tuesday.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has joined Sina Weibo, China's version of Twitter, ahead of his visit to the country next week, attracting tens of thousands of followers within hours.
Shanghai officials have implemented mainland China's toughest ban on the business activities of government officials by prohibiting their spouses, children or children's spouses from running private businesses.1 Comment
German industrial giant Siemens confirmed that mainland Chinese regulators are "looking into" the business model of its health care unit, but denied it was a corruption investigation.