China has allocated 10 billion yuan (about 1.4 billion U.S. dollars) designated for funding pilot ecological conservation and restoration projects this year, the Ministry of Finance said Friday.
The average concentration of PM 2.5 - fine particulate matter that is hazardous to human health - in Beijing dropped to 23 micrograms per cubic meter in August, a record low in history since monitoring.
MTR appealed to the public of Hong Kong to cherish the homegrown rail brand, which has braced up to throw its support behind the police in fighting against violence and vandalism that have roiled the railway system and the city.
To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China, a series of scenic spots and parks across the country will cut their ticket prices or even offer free admission.
Shanghai will strive to equip every sub-district and town with at least one childcare center that is accessible and affordable for all kids aged 3 and under within three years, Chen Qun, the city's vice-mayor, said on Friday.
China aims to establish a comprehensive modern transport system by 2035, composed of high-speed railways, expressways and civil aviation, according to a guideline released by the CPC Central Committee and State Council.
In a narrow alley in the old neighborhood of Sham Shui Po, a gray-haired woman surnamed Chan was busy flattening cartons dumped by nearby stores before loading them onto her tricycle.
At least one person was killed and five others wounded in a shooting on the streets of Washington, D.C., on Thursday, about three kilometers from the White House, local media reported, citing the police.
One person was killed and five others injured in a shooting Thursday night in northern Washington D.C., police said.A police commander told reporters on the scene that there is one female victim and five male ones.
Multiple people were shot and got injured following a late-night shooting in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, according to local media.
A smart security check system was put into operation Thursday at the Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport in South China's Guangdong province to speed up the security check process.
Mao Ping is director of the 13th Chinese peacekeeping medical team in Lebanon and the first female commander of a Chinese peacekeeping force.
A rice breeding program aimed at testing the resilience of rice strains that can grow in salty, frigid soil at high elevations was launched this week in the northeastern province of Heilongjiang.
Beijing is experiencing growing international influence as the city accelerates efforts to become a world-class metropolis that is harmonious and livable, senior officials said on Thursday.
Deputies discuss domestic violence during the annual meetings of the National People's Congress and National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (two sessions) in Beijing, March 6, 2016.
The police announced that they cannot bring the new suspect to trial since the statute of limitations on the killings was reached in April of 2006. The announcement sparked heated debate on Chinese social media.
A conservation initiative by a global Chinese firm has won the 2019 Champions of the Earth award, the UN highest environmental honor, according to a statement from UN Environment (UNEP) issued on Thursday in the Kenyan capital Nairobi.
Air quality in Chinese cities dropped in August, according to the Ministry of Ecology and Environment (MEE).
China has allocated 91 million yuan (about 12.87 million U.S.dollars) of disaster relief fund to southwest China's Sichuan Province after floods and mudslides hit the province last month.
Yuan Longping, China's "father of hybrid rice" and his research team on Wednesday established the first planting base for "seawater rice" in the cold areas of Northeast China.
Amid the ongoing Hong Kong riots, the first batch of tour guides from Hong Kong is expected to begin work at the Hengqin New Area of Zhuhai, South China's Guangdong Province for the upcoming National Day holidays.
With rapid economic development and rising living standards, it was turned into a commercial airport in 1986 to cope with the growing demand for business and leisure travel.
Gun violence costs the United States 229 billion U.S. dollars annually, amounting to 1.4 percent of its gross domestic product, according to a report released Wednesday.
"They", referring to a "single person whose gender identity is nonbinary" has been added to the definition of "they" in the Merriam-Webster dictionary along with three other definitions.
Gun violence costs the United States $229 billion annually, amounting to 1.4 percent of its gross domestic product, according to a report released Wednesday.
Metro carriages in southwest China's Chengdu city have been turned into a "moving museum," allowing commuters to learn about changes in daily life over the past 70 years.
China Eastern Airlines has cooperated with Huawei and China Unicom to launch a smart travel service armed with 5G and artificial technology to improve the travel experience.
No decisions have been made regarding the reopening of quake-hit Jiuzhaigou National Park, according to its administration, despite some online tourism agencies claiming to have touted services to the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Australia's national science agency has compiled the first-ever estimate of how much commercial fishing gear is discarded in the world's oceans.
Travelers will be able to pass through customs inspections faster and more seamlessly than ever at soon-to-be-opened Beijing Daxing International Airport, thanks to the high-tech inspection equipment.