Thursday, November 5, 2015
Mainland China has been under-reporting its coal consumption for years, experts said Wednesday after official statistics were revised upwards by hundreds of millions of tonnes a year.1 Comment
Mainland China has approved the budget for a 58.41 billion yuan (US$9.22 billion) high-speed rail project connecting Beijing to the outdoor venues for the 2022 Winter Olympics, a crucial piece of infrastructure for staging the games.
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
A former senior Chinese Communist Party (CCP) official and ally of ex-security chief Zhou Yongkang was sentenced to 12 years in prison for corruption on Tuesday, a court said.
Prosecutors plan to bring charges of selling promotions against the former head of border guards in mainland China's strategically key northwestern region of Xinjiang, the ruling Chinese Communist Party (CCP) said Tuesday.
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
A state-owned manufacturer on Monday unveiled the first plane produced by a Chinese initiative to compete in the market for large passenger jetliners.
Mainland China plans to prosecute the former editor of the official Chinese Communist Party (CCP) newspaper in the restive northwestern region of Xinjiang, with the party's watchdog body saying Monday that he was corrupt and out of step with government policy.
Bai Budan took a morning stroll on Tiananmen Square to find inspiration for a new series of satirical cartoons, an art form only barely alive in mainland China.
She was born in Beijing and has lived there all her life. But like millions of others conceived in violation of China's one-child policy, as far as the state is concerned Li Xue does not exist.
Sunday, November 1, 2015
A two-story building collapsed into rubble while workers were trying to prop up the second floor during renovations in central China, killing 17 construction workers and injuring 23, officials and reports said Saturday.