The center's mission is to cultivate high-quality crop and tree seeds to curb the expansion of the Gobi Desert.
Marijuana smuggled from North America to China has increased after Canada and some U.S. states legalized it, creating a new threat to China's drug control efforts, a senior drug control official said on Monday.
Chinese scientists recently discovered new dinosaur species in Southwest China's Chongqing Municipality.
The world's population is expected to increase by 2 billion in the next 30 years, from 7.7 billion currently to 9.7 billion in 2050, according to a United Nations report released here on Monday.
Twelve people died and another 125 were injured after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake hit southwest China's Sichuan Province on Monday night, China's Ministry of Emergency Management said Tuesday.
The trial of Brendt Christensen, who is accused of kidnapping and killing Chinese visiting scholar Zhang Yingying in 2017, continued Monday, with a FBI agent disclosing the defendant's digital life before his arrest.
China's Ministry of Emergency Management (MEM) activated an emergency response Tuesday morning after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake hit southwest China's Sichuan Province Monday night.
Wooden braziers and a skeleton found in the tomb M12 in western China that provided evidence for the burning of cannabis at a cemetery locale roughly 2,500 years ago.The earliest written reference is in a Chinese text dated to 2,727 BC, while Greek historian Herodotus wrote about cannabis smoking among Central Eurasian communities in the 5th century BC.
Six of seven hikers have received punishment for crossing a nature reserve without permission in Southwest China, according to local authorities.The Wolong National Nature Reserve is a national-level reserve that covers an area of 2,000 square km. Any activity not related to scientific research is prohibited there.
China's employment has remained stable, with the booming service sector contributing a larger share of the job market last year, data showed.
Two people were seriously injured after a shooting occured during a parade celebrating the victory of NBA champion Toronto Raptors in Canada, according to the police.
A singing contest for overseas Chinese was held Saturday in Houston, the fourth largest city of the United States.
Eleven people died and another 122 were injured after a 6.0-magnitude earthquake hit southwest China's Sichuan Province on Monday night, the Yibin city government said early Tuesday.
China will establish a central leading group for the inspection work of ecological and environmental protection, according to an official document made public Monday.
A 5.3-magnitude earthquake rattled Changning County of Yibin City in southwest China's Sichuan Province, at 7:34 a.m. Tuesday (Beijing Time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
Giving birth to children at an older age, even at an advanced age, has become a trend for women now in Taiwan compared with 10 years ago, according to latest statistics.
Cases involving cannabis smuggled from North America rose significantly last year, posing a new threat to China, the China National Narcotics Control Commission said on Monday.
A total of 202 projects aimed at helping lift southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region out of poverty were signed Monday at a poverty alleviation meeting.
A 6.0-magnitude earthquake rattled Changning County of Yibin City in southwest China's Sichuan Province, at 10:55 p.m. Monday (Beijing Time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
The final construction work for Beijing Daxing International Airport Expressway and the central section of Daxing Airport North Line Expressway will finish by the end of June, according to the latest message released by the Beijing Municipal Commission of Transport on Monday.
At least five people died as of 5 a.m. Monday after rain-triggered floods and landslides hit southern China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, local authorities said Monday.
Experts and officials have called for exploring more ways to protect and develop Tibetan culture as the autonomous region continues to open up under the Belt and Road Initiative.
A mediation center has helped solve disputes involving people from Myanmar since it was built in Ruili People's Court, Yunnan province, in 2016.To help more Myanmar people working in Yunnan, the court has also used social media to introduce Chinese laws by showcasing typical cases in the Myanmar language, it said.
Participants agreed that the region should follow Euro 5 equivalent fuel standards and scrutiny of fuel emissions widened from lead and sulfur to include benzene, olefins and aromatics.
With Beijing Daxing International Airport slated to start operation before Sept. 30, a new expressway linking it to the capital’s South Fifth Ring Road is expected to open by the end of this month.
95-year-old war hero Zhang Fuqing reads and studies at home in Laifeng county, Hubei province.The Publicity Department of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee announced the decision on Monday.
Senior residents in Sidu village sell their yangmei via livestreaming with the help of young people on June 12, 2019.As the internet develops, Sidu's yangmeicould be sold to many places within a few days, Chen said.
From the Baiyangdian Station, passengers in the Xiongan New Area will be able to take the high-speed train to go directly to Hong Kong.
Tourist toilets newly installed, renovated or expanded in China over the past one and a half years totalled 30,000, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism said Sunday.
South China's island province Hainan has completed the drafting of the plan to implement garbage sorting in 2020, the provincial department of housing and urban-rural development said.