DAKAR – Senegalese President Macky Sall has said he will push for funding of African economies, equity and fight against tax evasion during the G20 Summit that will be held between Sept 4 to 5 in Hangzhou, China. The president who will attend the 11th G20 Summit in his capacity as the chairman of the […]

Susan Sarandon: Don’t call me grandma - Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Susan Sarandon Colin Farrell: A New York Winter’s Tale isn’t for everyoneKylie Minogue wants someone who can ‘cope’ with fameSusan Sarandon refuses to be called grandma.The legendary actress, whose daughter Eva Amurri Martino is expecting a baby girl with husband Kyle, is reluctant for her very first grandchild to refer to her by a traditional […]

For whom the robot’s bell tolls - Tuesday, October 10, 2017

The Chinese edition of Martin Ford’s new book is now available. Photo provided to China DailyAuthor’s bleak warning suggests a world where many of us are idle. Yang Yang reports.If you think you are safe from the invading army of robots just because you are highly skilled, and that it is unskilled workers whom these […]

Singer-songwriter Lee-Hom Wang performs as he signs to endorse Bosideng Menswear in Beijing on July 15, 2009. China’s most luminous celebritiesFans of Justin Timberlake in China may have a chance to see him in person! Chinese pop star Wang Leehom is inviting Timberlake to be a guest on Wang’s “Music-Man II, Fired Up” world tour.Timberlake […]

Central China’s Hunan Province has honored a scientist for his contribution to a deep-sea drilling system. Wan Buyan from Hunan University of Science and Technology was awarded a prize for a multi-purpose drilling system that he helped develop. The system gives China the ability to drill more than 50 meters into the seabed at a […]

China’s top political advisor Jia Qinglin on Tuesday expressed hope that new achievements will come quickly in the follow-up talks on implementing the Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement (ECFA), a wide-ranging cross-Strait economic pact signed in 2010. Jia, chairman of the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, made the remarks while meeting with […]

China’s Supreme People’s Procuratorate (SPP) has stressed tightened supervision over major environment-related cases. The SPP will carry out special supervision focusing on air and water pollution from January 2017 to December 2018 in heavily polluted areas including the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei region, the Yangtze River Delta, the three northeastern provinces and the Yangtze River valley. From March […]

Crayfish star in Guijie food street festival - Saturday, October 7, 2017

Crayfish star in Guijie food street festival Hua”s Restaurant is one of many taking part in the second Xuyi Crayfish Festival, which started on June 23. At the opening ceremony, Hua”s Restaurant, along with other restaurants that sell crayfish on Guijie, Beijing”s famous food street, promised to give 0.1 yuan from the sale of each […]

A sales woman introduces an overseas property program to visitors at a spring real estate exhibition held in Beijing, April 17, 2015. BEIJING, June 18 (Xinhua — The Chinese mainland made 278.4 billion yuan ($45.4 billion) of non-financial investment in overseas markets during the first five months of 2015, up 47.4 percent year on year, […]

DAMASCUS – A Syrian newspaper said Thursday that government troops are trying to achieve national reconciliation to help implement a UN envoy’s initiative to “freeze battles” in the war-torn country. Government troops have continued with their siege of areas held by rebels in the eastern part of Aleppo city to force the fighters to consider […]