President Xi Jinping has stressed the importance of environmental protection as local authorities strive to develop the economy.

Female CPC delegates and CPPCC members prepare to celebrate the upcoming International Women’s Day, which is observed every March 8 worldwide.

Chen Baihuai, a senior political advisor in central China's Hubei province, has been expelled from the Communist Party of China while a total of 31,555 officials were convicted of work-related crimes in China last year.

The interpreters at the annual two sessions have always attracted the attention of the public due to their fluency in English.

China's photovoltaic industry has witnessed earthshaking changes and shown significant potential since a feud with the European Union, Minister of Commerce Gao Hucheng said on Thursday, suggesting that the industry should learn its lesson of not relying too much on exports.

Amid uncertain global economic recovery, China's reform plans as pledged by Premier Li Keqiang, which cover everything from the economy to the environment, bring opportunities for world development.

Beijing will take a series of measures to tackle its environmental problems and is confident they will not derail its bid to host the 2022 Winter Olympics.

Chinese Nobel laureate Mo Yan has called for more policy and financial support from the government for parents who have lost their only child.

The interpreters at the annual two sessions have always attracted the attention of the public due to their fluency in English.

The Chinese solar photovoltaic (PV) industry has undergone fundamental changes after China and the European Union (EU) agreed to resolve their trade dispute in July 2013, Chinese Minister of Commerce Gao Hucheng said Friday.

Chinese regulators have voiced support for breaking competition barriers during this year's parliamentary session as the government promised to open key industries wider to non-state enterprises.

Commerce Minister Gao Hucheng is confident of achieving a 7.5% boost in foreign trade in 2014, adding that China is now the top trading partner of 120 countries.

It is hard to assess the impact of the austerity campaign on catering and related industries, but economic benefits are expected in the long run.

Daily wrap: March 7

2014-03-07 08:23

President Xi's humor, GM food debate, the idea of establishing a Doctor's Day, and Yao Ming's call to stop the ivory trade.

China's northwestern Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region's Governor Nur Bekri, right, rubs his face, as Party Chief Zhang Chunxian, left, attends Xinjiang delegation's group discussion session as part of the annual National People's Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, March 6, 2014. The delegation group drew about 300 reporters.