Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Roughly 7.83 billion yuan (US$1.25 billion) in public funds for China's affordable housing projects has been misused by local governments, according to the National Audit Office (NAO).
Chinese authorities are investigating the police chief in Tianjin municipality for serious violations of Party discipline and laws, making him the city's third police chief to be investigated in eight years.
South Korea and China have reached a consensus on establishing a military hotline between their defense chiefs this year to further boost cooperation, a Seoul government source said Sunday.
Monday, July 21, 2014
The strongest typhoon to hit southern China in four decades has killed 18 people, the government said Sunday, while in the Philippines the death toll from the storm's earlier destruction rose to 94.
Sunday, July 20, 2014
The strongest typhoon to hit southern China in four decades has killed 17 people after claiming at least 94 lives in the Philippines, officials said Sunday.
Visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping announced Friday huge investments in hydroelectric power, shipbuilding, railways and a deal to help Argentina build its fourth nuclear plant.
At least 38 people were killed when a van carrying inflammable liquid hit a bus on a highway in central China early Saturday, state media reported.
Saturday, July 19, 2014
A truck loaded with flammable liquid collided with a bus on a highway in southern China on Saturday, killing at least 38 people.
The strongest typhoon to hit southern China in more than 40 years made its second landfall Friday, authorities said, after leaving a trail of destruction and at least 64 dead in the neighboring Philippines.
The value of the patented seed allegedly stolen from U.S. seed corn companies likely exceeds US$500 million, federal prosecutors said Thursday.