Hangzhou first to offer total wifi coverage - Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Free wifi service has become available for residents in the downtown area of Hangzhou, capital of East China”s Zhejiang province, the first time nationwide that free wifi has covered a whole city.The government announced on Tuesday afternoon that there are 2,000 telecommunication stations covering 220 square kilometers of the city”s urban area where the “i-hangzhou” […]

Premier Li Keqiang called on authorities to make constant efforts in improving the overall conditions of women and children in the country. Li made the remarks in a speech delivered at the sixth national working conference on women and children on Friday. The full text of the speech was released on Sunday. In addition to […]

Post for China Readers’ Club. China Readers’ Club, a 2017 Happy Chinese New Year event will be held in Beijing from Jan 16 to 22. A culture week will be featured during the event at the Tianqiao Performing Arts Center.People will learn more about outstanding translated works from recent years and the impact “Happy Chinese […]

The exhibition, “Terracotta Army, the Warriors of Xi’an” has become one of the main tourist attractions in the Spanish capital Madrid with over 100,000 visitors in just four months.The exhibition, which opened in November 2013, has been so successful that the Madrid Local Authority has decided to extend it until April 20, meaning it will […]

Health official: Iodine intake level safe - Sunday, August 20, 2017

China will stick to a wide use of iodized salt, and the current level of iodine intake is safe, said a health official, dismissing reports that linked salt iodization to increasing thyroid cancer cases.”China preliminarily eliminated iodine deficiency diseases by 2000 in most regions, and consumption of iodized salt will be a cost-effective mainstay to […]

Novak Djokovic of Serbia reacts during the match against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France on day nine of the 2016 US Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, in New York on Sept 6, 2016. Djokovic, the defending champion, entered the semifinals as his opponent Tsonga was unable to finish the match […]

A charging facility has been added to an apartment block in Dongsishitiao Hutong so NEV owners won’t use home outlets to charge their cars. New regulations aim to boost confidence in electric vehicles China has amended its new energy vehicle charging standards with an emphasis on compatibility and safety, in hopes of accelerating facility construction […]

A 22-year-old online shopping veteran searches an app for products using a mobile phone in Moscow. XINHUAPeople aged 25 to 34 are the mainstay of cross-border online shopping in economies covered by the Belt and Road Initiative, according to a latest survey.Cosmetics, furniture and gadgets backed by disruptive technologies are the top three darlings of […]

Philippines praised for independent foreign policy under new presidentChina has slammed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s act of “sowing discord” during his tour of four Asia-Pacific countries, saying it displayed “an extremely unhealthy mentality”.Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying made the remarks on Monday after The Philippine Star quoted Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte as saying he […]

Cisco, China’s Inspur form Internet tech JV - Thursday, August 17, 2017

Products of the Inspur Group Ltd are on display at an exhibition in Beijing. JINAN – Chinese cloud computing and big data services provider Inspur Group and US technology multinational Cisco have formed a joint venture (JV). With an initial investment of $100 million, the JV will develop Internet technology serving business areas including information […]