The 13th National People's Congress will open its third annual session in Beijing on May 22. The third annual session of the 13th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference was proposed to open in Beijing on May 21.
Guinea-Bissau's Prime Minister Nuno Gomes Na Biam tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Public Health Minister Antonio Deuna announced on Tuesday night on national television.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Wednesday that he will consider pushing back the start of the academic year to September from April amid the coronavirus outbreak, according to local media Kyodo News.
China urges some in the United States to immediately stop making unjustified accusations against its products and slandering China, and called them to do something useful to help the US better respond to the epidemic.
Chinese Ambassador to Australia Cheng Jingye has reiterated that Australia's proposal about the independent review of the COVID-19 origin is a political maneuver, and called on Australia to put aside ideological bias, stop political games, and do more to promote the bilateral relations.
Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region on Wednesday said the region fully follows the ethnic policies of China and upholds ethnic equality, thus working for common development and prosperity.
Governor of the U.S. state of Oregon Kate Brown on Tuesday expressed her heartfelt thanks to China for its donation of 50,000 medical face masks from Oregon's sister province Fujian.
China's top tax watchdog said Wednesday that the country's tax and fee cuts totaled 742.8 billion yuan (about 105 billion U.S. dollars) in the first quarter (Q1) of the year.
As small businesses hit by the COVID-19 outbreak scramble to apply for loans under a U.S. government program, a few not-so-small companies have already secured millions of dollars of aid, provoking strong backlash and raising questions about the relief package.
Urban rail development is expected to be the key to sustaining China's investment on a long-term basis, as it can integrate elements from both traditional and new infrastructure projects to support the country's economic growth, industry experts said.
China's foreign trade volume totaled 6.57 trillion yuan ($931 billion) in the first quarter of this year, down by 6.4 percent year-on-year. The country's exports dropped by 11.4 percent to 3.33 trillion yuan, while imports declined by 0.7 percent to 3.24 trillion yuan, according to the General Administration of Customs.
China is set to create a world-class airfield complex across the Yangtze River Delta region, according to a blueprint issued by the National Development and Reform Commission on Monday.
You Fangming, 26, postponed what should have been her May wedding ceremony and will have it in September instead, hoping the banquet won't be canceled due to the impact of the novel coronavirus in the coastal city of Dalian, Liaoning province.
Some 300 Hong Kong residents stranded in Pakistan due to travel restrictions amid the COVID-19 epidemic will be taken home on Thursday by a chartered flight arranged by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region government (HKSAR).
April 29 marks the International Guide Dog Day, which honors the importance of guide dogs in the lives of visually impaired people as it helps them navigate the world safely and independently.
The number of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in the Philippines climbed to 8,212 on Wednesday with 254 new cases reported amid strict lockdown restrictions imposed since mid-March.
The Chinese Embassy in Myanmar handed over 15 more ventilators to Myanmar to assist in its fight against the COVID-19, according to a release from the embassy on Wednesday.
China will continue to strengthen epidemic prevention and control measures at air and land ports, a health official said Wednesday.
The Chinese capital will lower its emergency response to the novel coronavirus epidemic from the top level to the second one starting April 30, a local official announced Wednesday.
A new China body image trend is sweeping Chinese social media after a Chinese actress launched a new collarbone challenge, which is standing a lipstick container on her collarbone, on her Sina Weibo account.
Lots of Chinese netizens have uploaded numerous photos of delicious dishes and recipes on China's Twitter-like Sina Weibo that they have come up with while staying at home amid the ongoing outbreak of the novel coronavirus.
Hats that come with wigs attached of various lengths and colors have become a new favorite on Chinese e-commerce platforms, helping not only men who are follically challenged but women who want to dramatically transform their look.
The viral video was uploaded on Twitter with the caption, "This Arab guy calls the hotel reception to complain about a mouse in his room. Listen to how he describes the situation."
A video of two chimpanzees in a Chinese wildlife park that suggests they have a "superpower" - the ability to read a newspaper - has gone viral on social media.
An art teacher in North China's Shanxi Province is turning heavy pieces of broken machinery into busts of China's 12 zodiac animals for the upcoming Chinese New Year, which falls on January 25 this year.
The number of sailors testing positive for COVID-19 aboard U.S. Navy destroyer, the USS Kidd, rose to 64 as the warship on Tuesday afternoon docked at a naval base in San Diego, California, local media have reported.
China on Tuesday condemned trespassing by a United States warship in China's territorial waters and urged Washington to cease military operations detrimental to regional security, peace and stability.
The United States drives global growth in military spending, the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) said in a report on Monday.
At the request of the Cambodian military and with the approval of the Central Military Commission, the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) on Saturday sent urgently needed COVID-19 prevention and control materials, including nucleic acid testing kits and protective gowns, to the Cambodian military by air force planes.
U.S. Navy on Friday recommended the reinstatement of Captain Brett Crozier's command of the aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt hit by the coronavirus outbreak.
South Africa's military reserves have been called up to join the fight against COVID-19 as the pandemic continues unabated, the army said on Thursday.
Renowned Chinese quantum physicist Pan Jianwei is this year's ZEISS Research Award for his contributions to the field of optical quantum information.
The 500-meter-diameter Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST), China's mega-science project and the world's largest single-dish radio observatory, has embarked on the search for extraterrestrial intelligence.
China will expedite new infrastructure development, including information networks, in an effort to boost industrial growth and upgrade consumption. The decision was made on Tuesday at the State Council's executive meeting chaired by Premier Li Keqiang.
The current wave of coronavirus outbreak in Japan is due to imported cases from the U.S. and Europe, according to Japanese researchers.
The U.S. government's proposed new restrictions on exports of certain semiconductor and aircraft components to China would hurt the interests of U.S. companies and further disrupt the global supply chain, experts said on Tuesday.
Claims that the novel coronavirus came from China's National Biosafety Laboratory at the Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV) were groundless and contradict all available evidence, said lab director Yuan Zhiming in a recent written interview with Reuters.
The world's first artificially-bred Yangtze finless porpoise is ready to return to the wild at Baiji Dolphin Nature Reserve in Shishou, Hubei Province on Tuesday.
U.S. online streaming giant Netflix announced Monday that a new documentary about former U.S. first lady Michelle Obama will be released globally on the streaming service next month.
China's recent run of success at major international photography competitions has continued after a number of Chinese entrants won honors at the Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year 2020 awards in London.
The novel coronavirus pandemic has stalled cultural events worldwide, forcing the postponement or cancellation of a majority of spring programs, including the Cannes Film Festival, one of the best and well-known events in the world's movie calendar.
A total of 219 ancient cliff tombs have been discovered in the city of Chengdu, capital of southwest China's Sichuan Province.
More than 50 volumes of ancient books in the Tibet autonomous region have been converted into e-books for public reading through the efforts of the Library of Tibet.
Tokyo 2020 spokesman Masa Takaya said on Tuesday that the organizers will be focused on delivering the Olympic Games on the new dates in 2021 even though an effective coronavirus vaccine is not yet available.
Japan's traditional sport sumo was hit hard on Saturday as one stablemaster and five wrestlers were confirmed to test positive for COVID-19.
French Ligue 1 players are required to undergo "full medical checkups" for returning clubs the week starting May 11, paving the way of restarting top flight in June pending government clearance, the French league (LFP) said Friday.
Tokyo 2020 CEO Toshiro Muto said here on Thursday that they do not have a back-up plan for further postponement or cancellation if the Olympic Games cannot be held in 2021.
The Chinese Swimming Association invalidated a previous decision of including Sun Yang into Chinese Olympics preparation team, as the three-time freestyle Olympic champion is still facing an eight-year ban from competition.
WTA founder Billie Jean King expressed her support on Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal's call to merge the ATP and WTA on Wednesday.
A six-month-old giant panda cub met with visitors at the Shanghai Wild Animal Park in Pudong New Area on Saturday. The cub, which has yet to be given a name, was born on October 6 and is the offspring of another giant panda Jia Jia which lives in the park.
Germany's Zoo Berlin will not consider killing animals for financial reasons amid the COVID-19 pandemic and twin pandas Meng Xiang and Meng Yuan are quite well, Katharina Sperling, an employee with the communication center at Zoo Berlin.
Denmark's Copenhagen Zoo revealed on Saturday that visiting Chinese giant pandas Xing Er and Mao Sun took the chance of close-down due to the COVID-19 pandemic to mate.
A giant panda was spotted by a forest ranger while he was patrolling in the Baishuijiang National Nature Reserve in northwest China's Gansu Province.
In 2019, three giant panda cubs "Jia Jia", "Yuan Yuan" and "Qin Kuer" were born in the Qinling research center of giant panda breeding. The three giant pandas grew up healthily with the care of the staff.
Qi Zai, the world's only captive brown giant panda, has succeeded in natural mating with a female panda for the first time, according to the Qinling research center of giant panda breeding in northwest China's Shaanxi Province.