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Xi'an-Chengdu high-speed trains to begin operation on Dec 6

2017-12-03 16:52:00

High-speed trains linking Xi'an, capital of Shaanxi Province, and Chengdu, capital of Sichuan Province, will begin operation on Dec 6, authorities said Sunday. Full Story

Sick panda remains in critical condition

2017-12-03 15:37:00

The Chengdu Research Base of Giant Panda Breeding in Sichuan province has been treating a sick panda found in the woodhouse of a village official in the province's Hongya county since Thursday evening. Full Story

Funds from central finance to benefit poverty relief in Xinjiang

2017-12-03 14:23:00

In 2018, close to 7 billion yuan ($1 billion) will be allocated from the central finance to help battle poverty in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region. Full Story

Northwest China monastery undergoes renovation

2017-12-03 14:23:00

Renovation is progressing at Labrang Monastery in northwest China's Gansu Province. Full Story

China launches land exploration satellite

2017-12-03 14:23:00

China launched a land exploration satellite into a preset orbit from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in the Gobi desert at 12:11 pm Sunday Beijing Time. Full Story

481 toilets at tourists sites installed and renovated in Ningxia

2017-12-03 13:06:00

Combo photo shows the exterior scene (up) and the interior scene (bottom) of a public toilet at the Shuidonggou scenic area in Yinchuan City, capital of Northwest China's Ningxia Hui autonomous region, Nov 28, 2017. Nearly 300 million yuan ($45.4 million Full Story

PLA engine marker marks 60 years

2017-12-03 12:59:00

Beijing Institute of Propulsion Machinery, which designs and produces engines for China's anti-ship and cruise missiles, marked its 60th anniversary on Sunday. Full Story

Self-driving bus goes on world's first trial run on public road

2017-12-03 10:52:00

China began testing the self-driving bus technology on a public road in Shenzhen Saturday. Full Story

Record set for China's largest concrete pour during east China bridge project

2017-12-03 09:08:00

The concrete pour has been completed during the construction of the pier base of a cable-stayed road-rail bridge in east China, marking the largest continuous concrete pour in China's bridge construction history. Full Story