Friday, July 3, 2015   

Air China begins flights to Japanese port city
07-03 17:46
Air China launched non-stop flights between Beijing and Hakodate in southwest Hokkaido, Japan, to meet rising demand by Chinese tourists. A port town, H...
Premier Li back from Europe trip
07-03 14:52
Premier Li Keqiang was back in Beijing today after his five-day visit to the European Union. During his stay in Brussels, Li co-chaired the 17th China-...
Xinjiang earthquake kills three
07-03 12:50
A shallow 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck China's far western region of Xinjiang today, the US Geological Survey said. At least three people were killed a...
30 cities get 2.8b yuan to stem heavy metal pollution
07-02 21:20
The central government has earmarked some 2.8 billion yuan to help 30 cities tackle heavy metal pollution for the next three years, according to the Ministry of ...
China Re issues milestone US$50m catastrophe bond
07-02 21:16
China Reinsurance (Group) Corp (China Re) said it had successfully issued a catastrophe bond on the international market, becoming the first Chinese company ...
Taiwan TransAsia crash pilot blundered
07-02 14:28
The pilot of a passenger plane that crashed into a river in Taiwan killing 43 people shut down the plane's only working engine after the other failed, a report ...
Fiery Cross Reef 3,000m runway nearly done, says US think tank
07-02 14:23
A 3,000-meter airstrip Beijing is building on a reef in disputed waters in the South China Sea is “nearly complete,’’ a US think-tank said. A satelli...
Lhasa draws 41,840 overseas visitors in first half
07-02 13:07
Lhasa, capital of Tibet, welcomed 41,804 international tourists in the first six months this year, 127 percent more than the same period last year. Overall, t...
Taipei offered medical help for park tragedy injured
07-02 12:40
China’s top Taiwan affairs official said the mainland was ready to provide medical assistance for those injured in a water park blaze on Saturday. Negotiati...
Another young student dies from Taiwan color party burns
07-02 12:29
Another injured young Taiwanese student who suffered severe burns at “color party,’’ die today. Student Liu Chih-wei, 19, suffered burns to almost his e...
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