Living by his own hand - Saturday, December 9, 2017

Hu Songwen undergoes hemodialysis using his homemade hemodialysis machine, which he has been dependent on for 13 years. Hu Songwen’s 81-year-old mother, Huang Zhongfang, is his only hemodialysis assistant.An impoverished uremia patient has moved the public by constructing his own hemodialysis machine to stay alive. Cang Wei and Song Wenwei report in Nanjing.Doctors agree it’s […]

Ling Zhengce stands trial for corruption - Saturday, December 9, 2017

NANJING — Ling Zhengce, former senior official of Shanxi province, stood trial on Tuesday for taking bribes. Ling, former vice chairman of the Shanxi Provincial Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, was accused of taking advantage of his various posts to offer help, through other state officials, to companies and individuals including former […]

Cultural relics are on display at an exhibition at the Garden of Harmonious Virtue in Beijing’s Summer Palace on Dec 28, 2015. An exhibition of 73 treasures savedfrom the “Relics Transfer to South Movement”during China’s War of Resistance against Japanese Aggression opened at the Garden of Harmonious Virtue in Beijing’s Summer Palace on Monday.Nearly 30 […]

China, Georgia ink free trade agreement - Friday, December 8, 2017

China and Georgia inked free trade agreement on Saturday to expand bilateral trade. The two countries agreed to expand cooperation in goods trade, service trade, trade remedy and other fields, according to the agreement, which will take effect at the end of 2017 or early 2018. Once the agreement takes effect, Georgia will impose no […]

A Chinese electronics components firm said it will recall some of its products that were allegedly used to launch a cyber-attack in the United States last Friday, but refused to take the main responsibility, reports.Hackers unleashed a complex attack on the internet through common devices like webcams and digital recorders, and cut access in […]

Customers experience VR glasses at a restaurant in Changsha, Hunan province. Move will help media giant get cutting edge in the lucrative content production sectorShanghai Media Group, one of China’s largest media groups, announced a strategic investment in Silicon Valley-based virtual-reality company Jaunt Inc-to expand its business into the virtual-reality market.SMG and its subsidiary Shanghai […]

Qingdao international auto show opens - Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Electricity-powered cars from the BAIC Motor Corporation Ltd are on display at the 15th Qingdao International Auto Show 2016 held in the coastal city of Shandong province on May 11. The 15th Qingdao International Auto Show 2016 is being held in the coastal city of Qingdao, Shandong province from May 11 to 16. More than […]

A man walks out of a China Vanke development in Tianjin. Latest twist in the corporate power struggle fans increased speculation, uncertaintyShares of China Vanke Co Ltd rose on Wednesday after its largest shareholder, financial conglomerate Baoneng Group, upped its stake the previous day in the country’s biggest residential developer, in the latest twist in […]

China’s exports in yuan-denominated terms rose 2.9 percent year on year in July, while imports fell 5.7 percent, customs data showed Monday. This led to a monthly trade surplus of 342.8 billion yuan ($51.5 billion), up 34 percent from one year earlier, according to figures from the General Administration of Customs (GAC). Foreign trade in […]

Lin Dan of China competes during the quarterfinal against Marc Zwiebler of Germany at 2015 Sudirman Cup BWF World Mixed Team Championships in Dongguan, South China’s Guangdong province, May 14, 2015. DONGGUAN — Favorites China were never in a spot of bother against Germany on Thursday, winning 3-0 without dropping a game and booking a […]