China plans for slower, consumer-driven growth

Premier Wen Jiabao on Tuesday pledged to transform China into a consumer-driven economy…

Premier Wen makes his last government policy speech

In the government’s annual policy speech, retiring Premier Wen Jiabao signalled that leaders would no longer emphasise growth at all costs…

French cognac may contain plasticizers in China

The recent scandal over three brands of French cognac being blocked from entry into the Chinese market…

NPC deputy proposes on air quality, country doctors

The entire society should take responsibility for the worsening air quality, said Zhong Nanshan, a renowned medical expert and also a NPC deputy…

Beijing releases no figures on military spending

China defended its booming military spending on Monday, saying its vast investments in the armed forces have contributed to global peace…

China new measures to rein in home prices

The Chinese government has announced news steps to cool down the housing market…

China defence ministry slams US hacking accusations

China’s military said on Thursday that overseas computer hackers targeted two of its websites an average of 144-thousand times per month last year…

Limits on Hong Kong baby formula takes effect

Hong Kong’s new policy limiting the amount of baby formula being taken out of the special administrative region took effect on Friday…

Chinese man suffers from ‘hippo neck’

A 46-year-old man in Fushun, northeast China’s Liaoning Province, has been diagnosed as benign symmetric lipomatosis in his neck…

More Chinese students study overseas

Since the economic reform in 1978, there are 2.6 million Chinese students study overseas, only half of those choose to return to China…