China on Wednesday demanded the Philippines guarantee the legitimate rights of 12 Chinese fishermen who were handed long prison terms for illegal fishing in the Philippines. “Since they were caught in the Philippine waters in April last year, China has been urging the Philippine side to deal with the case in a just way according [...]
The Chinese health authority has confirmed no Ebola cases have been reported in China so far. Song Shuli, spokeswoman of China’s National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC), made the remarks at a press conference held Thursday, adding a series of preventative measures have been taken to stop the virus from entering China. Song said [...]
An antitrust regulator warned Microsoft Corp in a strongly worded announcement on Monday not to obstruct an ongoing monopoly investigation. The warning came less than a week after the United States company’s two flagship software products became the subjects of antitrust investigations in China. The State Administration for Industry and Commerce said it had questioned [...]
Rescue: Relief materials pour in but power shortage and heavy traffic remain tough challenge Top leaders have told rescuers to race against time to save lives and do their best to resettle survivors following the earthquake in Yunnan province as the death toll from Sunday’s disaster rose to nearly 400. President Xi Jinping said on [...]
Two Canadian nationals are under investigation for suspected theft of state secrets about China’s military and national defense research, Chinese authorities said on Monday. The two suspects are Kevin Garratt and Julia Dawn Garratt. The State Security Bureau of Dandong City, northeast China’s Liaoning Province, is now investigating the case in accordance with law.
President Xi Jinping has called for saving people’s lives first after a strong earthquake rattled southwest China’s Yunnan Province Sunday and killed at least 175 people. In instructions issued late Sunday night, Xi ordered that authorities concerned give top priority to saving people’s lives, minimize casualties and guarantee a proper settlement for quake victims. He [...]
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