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Guangzhou readies for Fortune forum

2017-12-04 07:20:00

Around 1,000 government officials and senior business executives will attend the 2017 Fortune Global Forum, which will open on Wednesday in Guangzhou, Guangdong province. Full Story

4 self-driving buses tested in Shenzhen

2017-12-04 07:20:00

Four self-driving buses were tested on public roads in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, on Saturday. It was believed to be the first such live test in the world. Full Story

Elderly female wild panda receiving medical care

2017-12-04 07:20:00

The Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding has been treating a sick panda that was found in a village official's storage shed in Sichuan province's Hongya county. Full Story

Low wages and lack of respect responsible for kindergarten abuse, experts say

2017-12-04 07:20:00

Preschool education in China has never been so subject to public scrutiny as during the past month following a slew of allegations of mistreatment in early childcare facilities in a number of cities, including Beijing and Shanghai. Full Story

Shared future concept embraced

2017-12-04 07:19:00

The Belt and Road Initiative serves the interests of people of all countries and provides a platform for building a community with a shared future for mankind, political party leaders from more than 120 countries said in a joint statement issued in Beijin Full Story

Possible impacts of US tax cuts assessed

2017-12-04 07:18:00

China pledged to keep a close eye on the unfolding impact of the United States' tax overhaul, which was passed by the Senate on Saturday, and it called for more tax policy coordination under the global governance framework. Full Story

Forum offers green advice to UN body

2017-12-04 07:18:00

China's success in bridging the gap between academia and the private sector was the highlight of a lead-up event over the weekend to the third United Nations Environment Assembly, the world's highest-level decision-making body on environmental issues, w Full Story

Chinese music finds new foothold in United States

2017-12-04 07:18:00

New York's Bard College Conservatory of Music will teach an undergraduate program in Chinese musical instrument performance starting next fall. Full Story

Investigators name cause of fatal fire in Tianjin

2017-12-03 21:03:00

The high-rise fatal fire in Tianjin that killed 10 and injured five others on Friday was caused by piles of sundries and discarded decoration materials in the elevator on the 38th floor of the apartment building, an investigation team said on Sunday. Full Story

Eleven detained over deadly Tianjin fire that kills 10

2017-12-03 20:38:00

Eleven people have been detained for their role in a fatal fire that left 10 dead and five injured in a residential building in northern China's Tianjin Municipality, according to local authorities Sunday. Full Story