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China dispatches high-profile environment inspection teams

2017-04-24 22:58:00

China's central government has organized a third group of inspection teams to review local government environmental protection work. Full Story

Vending machines selling HIV test kits on university campuses

2017-04-24 21:06:00

As the HIV/AIDS epidemic begins to hit more young Chinese, the nation's health and education authorities are installing vendor machines selling home HIV test kits on university campuses to help raise awareness and fight the disease. Full Story

Copyright authority launches English website

2017-04-24 21:04:00

The National Copyright Administration of the People's Republic of China launched its English website on Monday in Beijing, aiming to enhance international communication on copyright protection. Full Story

Tsinghua University launches games competition for pensioners

2017-04-24 20:30:00

China's first game design competition targeting the older generation has kicked off, aiming to promote communication among family members, experts said at the 2017 Tsinghua Aging Industry Forum held in Beijing from April 21 to 23. Full Story

China punishes 3,934 officials in frugality campaign

2017-04-24 20:25:00

The top anti-graft body of the Communist Party of China (CPC) said Monday that 3,934 officials had been punished for violating Party austerity rules in March. Full Story

China breeding center sees Siberian tiger baby boom

2017-04-24 20:25:00

More than 50 tiger cubs have been born at the world's largest breeding center for Siberian tigers in Northeast China's Heilongjiang province so far this year. Full Story

Hong Kong court grants bail to former chief executive Donald Tsang

2017-04-24 20:24:00

Former Chief Executive of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's bail application was granted by the region's High Court on Monday. Full Story

Macao marks 2nd China Space Day with astronaut sharing space experience

2017-04-24 20:23:00

Macao marked the second anniversary of China's Space Day Monday afternoon to popularize space science to young students in the special administrative region (SAR). Full Story

Shenzhen Customs seize $2.6m in goods to protect IPR

2017-04-24 17:56:00

Shenzhen Customs seized 18 million yuan ($2.6 million) in goods that infringed on intellectual property rights last year, up 90 percent on 2015. Full Story

Shanghai to host China Satellite Navigation Conference in May

2017-04-24 17:30:00

The eighth China Satellite Navigation Conference will be held at Shanghai's National Exhibition and Convention Center from May 23 to 25. Full Story