Global economic organizations have issued brighter projections for 2021's recovery, led by the world's two largest economies, thanks to accelerated progress in COVID-19 vaccinations and large-scale stimulus.
The China Cotton Association (CCA) on Thursday voiced its resolute opposition to all restrictions imposed by U.S.-led Western countries on the supply chain and related products of Xinjiang's textile and apparel industry.
Development and prosperity in China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR)'s will not be affected by the latest U.S. attack on the city, China's Foreign Ministry said on Thursday.
A large increase in migrants pouring over the U.S. southern border has sparked yet another political fight in Washington between Republicans and Democrats.
South Korean Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun said Thursday that the country will adopt a so-called "vaccine passport" this month to verify people's COVID-19 vaccination status via smartphone application.
Russia's upper house of parliament, the Federation Council, passed a bill on Wednesday enabling incumbent President Vladimir Putin to run for two more terms starting 2024.
A batch of Sinopharm vaccines arrived in Sri Lanka from China on Wednesday as part of a donation by the Chinese government to the island nation.
The Suez Canal blockage had a sudden, short-term and limited impact on China's foreign trade, as the waterway has reopened and normal operations resume steadily for the China-Europe shipping route, among other routes, the Ministry of Commerce said Thursday.
China takes a consistent stand against unilateral tariff measures, which harm not only China but also the U.S. and the world, the Ministry of Commerce spokesman Gao Feng said on Thursday.
Global economic organizations have issued brighter projections for 2021's recovery, led by the world's two largest economies, thanks to accelerated progress in COVID-19 vaccinations and large-scale stimulus. On Wednesday, however, economists said measures should also be prepared for uncertainties.
The World Trade Organization (WTO) said Wednesday that global trade is primed for a strong but uneven recovery after the COVID-19 pandemic shock, forecasting an increase in the volume of world merchandise trade of 8 percent this year.
Xiaomi Corp's decision to foray into the electric car business will further intensify competition in the booming sector, and it remains to be seen how the Chinese smartphone company will leverage its research and development strength to explore a completely new area, experts said.
Huawei Technologies Co said on Wednesday that it has the ability to satisfy the needs of its customers, especially various enterprises, as the company has poured a large amount of cash over the past two years to build up its stockpiles of chips in response to US government restrictions.
COVID-19 was the third leading cause of death in the United States in 2020, behind heart disease and cancer.
Elderly people aged over 60 are now recommended to receive vaccination against COVID-19 in China, said the National Health Commission (NHC) on Thursday in an updated guideline.
Schools in Ruili, southwest China's Yunnan Province, have been suspended since Wednesday and residents have been urged to stay home following reports of new COVID-19 cases.
China's physical bookstore industry withstood the stresses of the COVID-19 epidemic in 2020, with about 1,500 bricks-and-mortar bookstores shutting their doors but more than 4,000 new ones opening, according to new industry data.
The Chinese capital Beijing has administered coronavirus vaccines to more than 9.57 million people, local authorities said on Thursday.
The Education Bureau of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government Thursday announced the optimizing measures of four senior secondary core subjects, in which Liberal Studies will be renamed as Citizenship and Social Development.
A white peacock performs its mating rituals with its full plumage on display in Scotland.
March 22 marks the World Water Day, the day to raise awareness of the global water crisis.
A 3D-printed book house in Shanghai is seen at the Wisdom Bay innovation park in Baoshan District, Shanghai.
The penguins came to the circus in March 2020, but all the events were cancelled amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
A critically endangered wild duck has been spotted in a wetland in southwest China's Yunnan Province, according to local authorities.
A kindergarten in Shanghai has recently rolled out a series of "diet plans" to help obese kids lose weight, including special low-fat meals and exercise programs.
During a recent video meeting under their liaison mechanism, Chinese and Japanese defense departments recognized the mechanism's positive role in reducing misunderstandings and miscalculations, and safeguarding maritime and aerial security.
President of North Macedonia Stevo Pendarovski and Prime Minister Zoran Zaev met with visiting Chinese State Councilor and Minister of National Defense Wei Fenghe, respectively, in Skopje on Tuesday.
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has launched two "newly-developed" tactical guided missiles, the official Korean Central News Agency reported Friday.
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) said Friday it had test-fired new tactical guided missiles a day earlier, confirming the launch of ballistic missiles for the first time in about a year.
The PLA Army will head abroad and participate a snowfield combat and march competition from April 4 to 20 at the invitation of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, a Chinese military spokesperson announced Thursday.
The Type 055 guided-missile destroyer Lhasa has been commissioned to the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Navy, a spokesperson said Thursday at a press conference.
Beidou system gives certification to cell phones products for the first time on Wednesday.
The China National Space Administration (CNSA) and its U.S. counterpart NASA have been exchanging data on their Mars missions to ensure the flight safety of Mars spacecraft, CNSA said in a statement on Wednesday.
China's Wukong, a fully autonomous submersible developed by Harbin Engineering University, has reached a maximum underwater depth of 7,709 meters, setting a new record for domestic autonomous underwater vehicles.
The Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine has demonstrated 100 percent efficacy and robust antibody responses in a Phase 3 trial in adolescents 12 to 15 years of age, the two companies announced on Wednesday.
Chinese researchers have studied squat lobsters in four seamounts around ocean trenches in the tropical West Pacific and identified 11 new species.
A report on the global tracing of COVID-19 origins released Tuesday by the World Health Organization (WHO) showed that the novel coronavirus might have spread in many countries before the first case was detected in China, according to media reports.
After a lapse of 35 years, Sanxingdui Ruins, the mysterious archaeological site in Sichuan, was re-unveiled to the public.
A peony festival kicked off on Thursday in Luoyang, central China's Henan Province, a city with a 1,500-year history of cultivating peonies.
Chinese archaeologists have discovered a collection of large-scale ruins dating to the Western Zhou Dynasty (1046-771 BC) in Xi'an, capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province.
China will forbid state-owned organizations from gifting, leasing or selling any of their collection of cultural heritage resources and assets, the finance ministry said Wednesday.
An ancient nine-sided well, bearing a wooden structure, with a history of over 2,000 years was discovered in north China's Shanxi Province, archaeologists announced Tuesday.
The 10th Fuding White Tea Festival opened on Sunday in "the hometown of white tea in China."
Under the guiding principles of "simplicity, safety and excellence," the test run is deemed an important step in Beijing 2022 preparation.
The Tokyo Paralympic torch relay will be held in the four prefectures co-hosting the Paralympic events, the organizers announced here on Wednesday.
The first-ever public vote over an Olympic emblem showed overwhelming support for the "Logo Futura" option for the 2026 Winter Games, the Milano Cortina Organizing Committee announced Tuesday.
Chinese Super League club Qingdao FC head coach Wu Jingui has questioned the legacy Marcello Lippi left for Chinese football.
A special action plan to improve the international language environment for Beijing Olympic Winter Games was approved lately, according to the Foreign Affairs Office of the Beijing Municipal Government on Wednesday.
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Torch Relay begins its 121-day journey at Japan's National Training Center J-Village in Fukushima on March 25. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, no spectators are allowed at the site.
A pair of female pandas Chun Qiao and Pangniu on Thursday left for their hometown, China Conservation and Research Center for Giant Pandas in southwest China’s Chengdu City.
A panda-themed train launched its trial passenger services in Sichuan on Wednesday.
A recently disclosed infrared camera footage shows a wild panda drinks water at an artificial drinking spot in the Dujiangyan Panda Park in January.
Some workers in Quantian County, Southwest China's Sichuan Province, came across a wild giant panda idling around the Latahe hydropower station on Wednesday.
More than 300 pieces of modern lacquer ware debuted in Fuzhou, South China's Fujian Province, on Wednesday, attracting many tourists.
Southwest China's Sichuan Province, known as the hometown of giant pandas, is seeking to further exploit the economic potential of the world's favorite bear with a large panda-themed international resort that will open to guests in May.