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Copyright violations trouble colleges

2017-04-27 07:02:00

As universities across China increasingly go digital, creating a wealth of online resources that offer almost endless learning opportunities, experts have warned they could be guilty of massive breaches of copyright. Full Story

Development of Xiongan kicks off

2017-04-27 07:02:00

Xiongan New Area in Hebei province, which will soon start construction, is calling for worldwide competitive bids for the planning and design of the area's first phase, a local government official said on Wednesday. Full Story

Report: People are willing to pay for quality content

2017-04-27 07:02:00

More people increasingly willing to pay for quality content on the internet, including novels and music - a change in behavior that could promote copyright protection and tackle online piracy, according to a new report. Full Story

Zhejiang, Ningxia appoint top officials

2017-04-27 07:02:00

Che Jun, former governor of Zhejiang province, has been appointed Party chief of the province, replacing Xia Baolong, Xinhua News Agency reported on Wednesday. Full Story

Taiwan resident 'in good condition'

2017-04-27 07:02:00

Taiwan resident Lee Ming-che, who is under investigation for endangering national security, was in good physical condition, the State Council Taiwan Affairs Office said on Wednesday. Full Story

Ministries cooperate to protect lawyers' rights

2017-04-27 07:02:00

Chinese authorities will establish mechanisms to respond quickly to cases that harm attorneys' professional rights, the Ministry of Justice said on Wednesday. Full Story

Peng says education for girls is important

2017-04-27 04:11:00

Peng Liyuan, the wife of President Xi Jinping, said the education of girls and women is a noble and significant pursuit. Full Story

Leaders aim to fend off financial risks

2017-04-27 04:10:00

Top leaders on Wednesday called for more efforts to ensure financial security because such stability plays a key role in maintaining healthy economic growth. Full Story

Home-based aged care facilities promoted in Beijing

2017-04-26 18:43:00

Home-based aged care facilities and services are being promoted in Beijing, with a range of care options available in residential communities. Full Story