Foreign companies optimistic on China's manufacturing upgrade

Surveys of foreign companies and organizations at a recent seminar on the "Made in China 2025" strategy suggest most remain optimistic about China's economic prospects.

China's top legislator meets Indonesian ministers

​China's top legislator Zhang Dejiang met with Indonesian Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs Wiranto and Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs Darmin Nasution on Tuesday.

US health chief lauds China for help with opioid control

China has been an "incredible partner" in cracking down on synthetic opioids seen as fueling fast-rising overdose deaths in the United States, U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price said Monday during a visit to the country considered the source of many of the deadly substances sought by addicts.

Robot lawyer offering 10,000 consultations per day

A "robot lawyer", a platform for public legal services, was unveiled in Yunnan's Provincial capital, Kunming, on August 20, 2017. (

Chinese customs seize 600 tonnes e-cigarette oil

Customs in southern China recently seized 600 tonnes of smuggled electronic cigarette oil, with a total value of 300 million yuan (about 44 million U.S. dollars).

China to promote financing guarantee for small firms, rural sector

​China will boost financing guarantee services for small and micro businesses and the rural sector, according to rules released by the cabinet Monday.

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