Strict Party Governance

Spokesman: 440 senior officials investigated for corruption

Disciplinary authorities have investigated 440 officials at or above provincial or corps level for corruption over the past five years as the Communist Party of China (CPC) pledges sweeping victory over the threat to the Party, an official said Thursday.

Xi pledges 'sweeping victory' in anti-corruption

The Communist Party of China (CPC) will secure a "sweeping victory" in its fight against corruption to avoid the historical cycle of rise and fall, Xi Jinping said Wednesday at the opening of the 19th CPC National Congress.

Major Projects

China to carry out 35 aerospace launches in 2018

China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) said Wednesday that the corporation would conduct 35 launches in 2018, the most missions in its history.

C919 expected to be delivered to customer in 2021: Project director

C919 Project Director says COMAC is speeding up to the pace of gaining an airworthiness certification for C919. The goal is to get its certification by 2020. COMAC hopes to deliver the C919 to customers in 2021.

Targeted Poverty Alleviation

World’s first fruit futures start trading in China

The world's first apple futures contracts started trading on Zhengzhou Commodity Exchange in Henan Province Friday morning. The launch of the futures is expected to help growers hedge against price risks.

China to focus on targeted poverty reduction in next 3 years

China will focus on targeted poverty reduction measures during the next three years, said a statement issued after the Central Economic Work Conference that ended Wednesday.

Rule of Law

China mulls revisions to laws on judges, prosecutors

China's top legislature Friday began discussing two draft revisions to laws on judges and prosecutors to legislate on judicial reforms. 

Xi pledges 'sweeping victory' in anti-corruption

The Communist Party of China (CPC) will secure a "sweeping victory" in its fight against corruption to avoid the historical cycle of rise and fall, Xi Jinping said Wednesday at the opening of the 19th CPC National Congress.

Diplomatic Achievements

China never seeks hegemony, expansion: Xi

Xi Jinping said Wednesday China will never seek hegemony or engage in expansion "no matter what stage of development it reaches."

China to screen documentary on major-country diplomacy

​"Major-Country Diplomacy," a six-episode political documentary series, will hit Chinese screens starting Monday.

Ecological Development

CPC incorporates 'Beautiful China' into two-stage development plan

The CPC has incorporated "Beautiful China" into its two-stage development plan for building a great modern socialist country by mid-21st century, Xi Jinping said Wednesday at the opening of the 19th CPC National Congress.

Chinese officials vow to continue battling desertification

Chinese forestry officials are suggesting they will try to strengthen cooperation with the international community to battle desertification.

For Xi's Great Trust

Sanjiangyuan protection benefits both nature and people

Over the past decade, the Chinese government has invested billions establishing the world's second-largest nature reserve in Sanjiangyuan, or the Three-Rivers Source in Qinghai.

Pingtan window for Fujian-Taiwan cooperation

​Pingtan in Fujian province is a showcase for cooperation across the Taiwan Straits. President Xi Jinping was there in 2014 when he stressed its importance and expressed his hopes for it to develop into a tourist resort. 

Latest News

China's GM rice Huahui-1 gets FDA nod

Huahui-1, a genetically engineered rice developed by Huazhong Agricultural University, has received an approval email from Dennis M. Keefe, director of the FDA's Office of Food Additive Safety in the United States.

China's maritime economy expands by 7.5 pct in recent five years

The gross production value of China's maritime industry grew by 7.5 percent annually on average in the past five years, accounting for nearly 10 percent of the country's GDP. 

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The site of the 2nd CPC National Congress revisited
Walk into General Electric China headquarters
Xi meets congress delegates
Xi presents new CPC central leadership,roadmap for next 5 years
Xi Jinping elected general secretary of CPC Central Committee, chairman of CPC Central Military Commission
CPC congress concludes, opening new chapter for new era