With 30 tea plantations in attendance, largest China International Tea Expo in Hangzhou

The China International Tea Expo, organized by Shenzhen HJC Industrial Group, is being held in Hangzhou from May 15 - 19, 2019. Themed "Tea and the World,...

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Over the years, China has picked up an image of being a copycat in technology, creating knock-off products already produced in the U.S or...

China tightens restrictions on religious freedom

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Why the great malls of China are starting to crumble

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Trump likely to visit China during November Asia trip

U.S. President Donald Trump is likely to make a stop in China in November during his first official visit to Asia, a U.S. official...

Senior Chinese military officer questioned over suspected graft: sources

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Burning Unsorted Garbage Costs Beijing Billions in Health Care Costs

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Chinese State Television Vows ‘Retribution’ Against N.B.A.’s Adam Silver

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China’s floating hospital helping win hearts and minds in an increasingly contested Pacific

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A ‘spectacular’ trend is transforming the world’s second largest economy, Stephen Roach says

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Hong Kong activist arrested over claim Chinese agents stapled his legs

Hong Kong police have arrested a pro-democracy activist who said mainland Chinese agents had stapled his legs on suspicion of providing false information. Howard Lam made headlines...

Chinese media take a deep dive into the world of fugitive tycoon Guo Wengui

Exiled tycoon says vows to leak more details about corruption at the top. Fugitive Chinese businessman Guo Wengui has come in for a barrage of...

Tens of thousands in Hong Kong protest against China extradition plan

Tens of thousands of people hit Hong Kong's streets on Sunday to protest against a government plan to allow extraditions to mainland China, the...

China dances to a new, electronic beat

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Shanghai slammed for environmental violations

China's business hub of Shanghai has slacked off in efforts to improve the environment, levying fines too small to deter polluters, hundreds of whom...

Rural reform a priority in 2017

China will deepen supply-side structural reform in agriculture to cultivate new development engines for the sector, according to a policy document released Sunday. The major...

The arrogance of Chinese diplomacy in the international arena

In recent weeks, with the trade war escalation, the Chinese leadership is much worried that the excessively positive propaganda about China’s rise to become...

Facebook blocked dissident Guo Wengui after the Chinese government complained

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Chinese Military Veterans Converge on Zhenjiang as Protests Swell

Authorities in the eastern Chinese province of Jiangsu on Friday struggled to contain growing protests by at least 1,000 People's Liberation Army (PLA) veterans...