Wednesday, March 19, 2014
New U.S. Ambassador to China Max Baucus embraced the increasingly intertwined relationship between the two countries on Tuesday, saying he would push for fair trade while urging Beijing to respect human rights.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
More than 100 million Chinese are to be given vital documents making them officially residents of the country's cities under a broad urbanization plan that is crucial for economic growth.
Two Tibetan monks in China have set themselves on fire to protest a 2008 crackdown, overseas groups and reports said, adding to a string of self-immolation protests in recent years.
Monday, March 17, 2014
China has announced plans to expand its cities and improve public services to support economic growth by allowing millions more rural residents to migrate to urban jobs.
The United States on Saturday offered condolences to the family of a Chinese activist who died while in detention and urged Beijing to respect human rights.
Saturday, March 15, 2014
A popular Chinese instant messaging service has removed at least 40 accounts with content about political, economic and legal issues in a possible sign communist authorities are tightening control over discussion of sensitive topics.
An attacker in China stabbed five people to death on Friday before being shot dead, authorities said, ruling out terrorism two weeks after 29 people were killed in a mass stabbing blamed on Xinjiang militants that stunned the nation.
A Chinese human rights activist died on Friday after falling critically ill in detention after police denied her medical treatment for months, her brother said.
Thursday, March 13, 2014
The last radio transmission from the cockpit of missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370 was “alright, good night,” it emerged in Beijing Wednesday as relatives of missing passengers clamor for information.
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Information regarding a terrorist threat made against Beijing Capital International Airport was passed on to the Civil Aviation Administration of China in Beijing on March 5, China Airlines said yesterday.