Friday, July 4, 2014
Students and civil servants in China's Muslim northwest, where Beijing is enforcing a security crackdown following deadly unrest, have been ordered to avoid taking part in traditional fasting during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan.
Thursday, July 3, 2014
Three officials believed to be right-hand men of China's former security chief were expelled from the ruling Communist Party on Wednesday over corruption, authorities said.
Shanghai has trimmed the list of what is banned in China's first free trade zone (FTZ), opening a few more areas to foreign participation, it said Tuesday, following disappointment over the new FTZ.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
The commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet said Monday that China's first-time participation in the world's largest maritime exercises in Hawaii will help Beijing and other nations work together in a crisis.
A spreading anti-corruption crackdown launched by President Xi Jinping (習近平) snared its most senior figure yet on Monday when a former top Chinese general was expelled from the ruling Communist Party to face bribery charges.
Galloping with the vigor of strong and simple brush strokes, the horses painted by late Chinese master Xu Beihong inspired his countrymen in wartime — and now to pay huge sums to treasure them.
Tuesday, July 1, 2014
China has dismissed the Communist chief of the metropolis of Guangzhou from his post, media said Monday, after a corruption probe was launched.
British drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) confirmed Monday the existence of a sex tape of the former boss of its China division, which reportedly emerged just before Beijing launched a bribery probe into the company.
A book importer in China said Monday it scrapped plans to distribute Hillary Clinton's memoir “Hard Choices,” which talks about Chinese censorship and a dissident who took refuge in the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, due to sensitive content.
Sunday, June 29, 2014
China's Supreme People's Court is considering setting up an environment and resources tribunal to hear complex environmental disputes and solve increasingly severe pollution problems, according to insiders.