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Chinese premier stresses efforts to expand employment

2017-09-20 21:25:00

The State Council, China's cabinet, said Wednesday that it will step up efforts to expand employment. Full Story

China puts 103 mln hectares of farmland under permanent protection

2017-09-20 21:24:00

China has put 103.3 million hectares of farmland under permanent protection, stating that the areas should not be used for non-farming purposes. Full Story

West China city woos innovative overseas talent

2017-09-20 19:52:00

Chengdu, capital of Southwest China's Sichuan Province, Tuesday opened an office to attract overseas talent in Toronto, Canada. Full Story

Xi meets Singaporean PM on advancing ties

2017-09-20 19:45:00

Chinese President Xi Jinping Wednesday met with Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in Beijing. Full Story

HKSAR chief executive heads for London to promote Hong Kong's advantages of economy, trade

2017-09-20 18:01:00

Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor on Wednesday departed for London, hoping to promote trade ties. Full Story

Chinese president meets Singaporean PM

2017-09-20 17:10:00

President Xi Jinping on Wednesday met with Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in Beijing. Full Story

Over 2,000 photographers attend Pingyao festival in Shanxi

2017-09-20 17:02:00

Under the theme With Original Inspiration, For a Brighter Future, 16,000 photos are on display at the festival, which was attended by over 2,000 photographers from 23 countries and regions. Full Story

Chinese experts transform plane into delivery drone

2017-09-20 17:00:00

Chinese engineers have converted a utility plane into the world's first large transport drone for an express delivery company. Full Story

Shenzhen police seize huge haul of foreign money

2017-09-20 17:00:00

Police have seized more than 4 metric tons of smuggled foreign coins and bank notes after raiding a warehouse in Shenzhen. Full Story

Home-sharing scheme to roll out for low-income families in Hong Kong

2017-09-20 16:34:00

Hong Kong Council of Social Service has announced a flat-share program for 1,000 low-income households which will be launched by mid-next year, according to local newspaper The Standard on Wednesday. Full Story