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China's environment minister appointed Beijing acting mayor

2017-05-27 19:47:00

China's Minister of Environmental Protection Chen Jining was appointed as the acting mayor of Beijing. Full Story

Xi stresses green development

2017-05-27 19:41:00

Xi Jinping has called for more efforts to push green development and green lifestyles as the country seeks to better balance economic growth and environmental protection. Full Story

Efforts urged to correct misinterpretation of HKSAR Basic Law

2017-05-27 19:26:00

Top legislator Zhang Dejiang has called for more efforts in raising public awareness of the policy of one country, two systems and the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) to correct deliberate misinterpretation of the Basic La Full Story

Prosecutors intervene with parents of bullies

2017-05-27 19:18:00

Judicial admonition to parents whose children are involved in cases of bullying on a school campus and have obvious shortcomings in their upbringing has become an innovative way of handling such cases in Shanghai since last year. Full Story

China to subsidize 5,810 rural medical students

2017-05-27 19:02:00

The central government of China will begin a program this year for medical colleges to educate a total of 5,810 students to work in central and western China, the Ministry of Education (MOE) said in a statement Saturday. Full Story

4 trapped, 6 rescued after building collapses in east China

2017-05-27 13:20:00

Ten people were trapped when a building under construction collapsed in Jinan, capital of east China's Shandong Province, Saturday morning, rescuers said. Six of them have been pulled out of the debris. Full Story

China commemorates 20th anniversary of HKSAR Basic Law

2017-05-27 13:15:00

China held a high-ranking symposium Saturday morning to commemorate the 20th anniversary of implementing the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR). Full Story

Innovations highlighted at China Poverty Reduction Intl Forum

2017-05-27 12:00:00

The 2017 China Poverty Reduction International Forum was held on Friday in Beijing. This event has attracted more than 100 participants from seven countries, including officials, experts as well as representatives from international organizations, academi Full Story

Cai Qi appointed Beijing CPC chief, replacing Guo Jinlong

2017-05-27 11:38:00

The Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee on Saturday said it has appointed Cai Qi as the Party chief of Beijing, replacing Guo Jinlong. Full Story

Lin Duo elected Gansu CPC chief

2017-05-27 10:26:00

Lin Duo was elected secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Gansu Provincial Committee on Friday. Full Story