China News

Xi thought proposed to be included in Constitution

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The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee Friday proposed writing Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism into the Constitution…

China police take away lawyer who wrote letter urging reform

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Yu Wensheng, a Chinese human rights lawyer, was waiting in his car to take his 13 year-old son to school…

China’s birthrate dropped despite allowing 2-child families

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The birth rate in China has dropped in 2017 despite the end of one child policy in 2016…

Exports, consumers drive China’s 6.9 percent growth in 2017

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China’s economy gained steam in 2017, expanding at a 6.9 percent pace in 2017 in its first annual increase in seven years…

China criticizes US moves on intellectual property, telecoms

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China on Thursday criticized recent moves by the U.S. targeting the sale of fake goods and Chinese telecoms equipment…

Chinese-American journalist says China kidnapped his wife

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A Chinese-American journalist who extensively interviewed an exiled businessman says his wife has been kidnapped…

Donation to China’s “Frost Boy” raises controversy

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A Chinese boy dubbed “Frost Boy” raised nearly RMB $700K in donation, but his family could only pocket RMB $8,000…

Young Hong Kong activist Wong gets second prison term

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A Hong Kong court sentenced democracy activist Joshua Wong to three months in prison Wednesday for contempt…

Hong Kong court to rule later on 3 activists’ prison terms

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雙學三子衝擊政總刑期覆核案終極審訊,終審法院首席法官馬道立提到考慮犯案動機時,公民抗命是重要…Three Hong Kong activists will have to wait to learn the outcome of their final appeal Tuesday to overturn prison sentences…

East China Sea slick fire from sunken oil tanker burns out

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The fire from a sunken Iranian tanker ship in the East China Sea has burned out, a Chinese transport ministry spokesman said Monday…