The Potala Palace in Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region, has denied online rumors that the 1,300-year-old palace will be closed in 2020 due to building subsidence.
Researchers at China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation (CASC) said a Japanese company's plan to build a city on the moon visited by 10,000 people a year by 2040 sounded like a daydream, Science and Technology Daily reported on Thursday.
A mysterious whirlpool in Qiantang River, which created an online sensation on Wednesday, was the result of naturally occurring methane gas and foaming agents used in the construction of a subway tunnel, according to experts.
A research association in the southwestern Chinese city of Chengdu has announced plans to launch an illumination satellite in 2020, which will resemble an artificial moon, Science and Technology Daily reported.
Tianjin Airlines will no longer provide free food in economy class for domestic flights starting from Oct. 28 amid a slew of changes to customize the in-flight service.
About 40 percent of left-behind children meet their parents at most twice a year, according to a report by non-profit organization dedicated to the psychological condition of children.
There's still much space for development in Chinese housing market due to the small size of homes, said Gu Yunchang, deputy director of a housing policy committee at the Ministry of Housing and Urban-Rural Development, on Wednesday.
Shanghai’s cyberspace affairs administration has summoned meetings with 23 companies running apps that have been found requesting excessive access to personal user information.
The number of freight trains on the China-Europe rail service network, a crucial part of the Belt and Road initiative, has now reached 11,000 trips, said Ning Jizhe, vice-chairman of the National Development Reform Commission
China's BeiDou navigation system is increasingly employing homegrown components, said Ma Jiaqing, deputy director of the China Satellite Navigation Office.
Beijing is facing rapid growth in its elderly population, with 3.33 million residents aged 60 or older registered at the end of 2017, up from 2.63 million in 2012, according to a new report.
China opposes discriminatory rules on state-owned enterprises (SOEs), said Peng Huagang, spokesperson of the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission.
Qiu Baoxing, a former vice minister of Housing and Urban-Rural Development and a member of the State Council, has suggested that authorities should impose a vacancy tax on empty homes amid measures to “gradually flatten, rather than pierce through” the real estate bubble.
Beijing’s environmental authorities have vowed to increase controls on diesel-powered trucks, which are considered to be a major air polluter.
Chinese Parents, a new life simulation game in Mandarin, is gaining popularity and praise among players for its mirroring of real life.
The General Administration of Customs said a number of elements contributed to stable growth in foreign trade in the first three quarters of the year.
Hong Kong bounced back to lead Chinese cities after trailing Shanghai for five years in a row in the latest Global City Competitiveness Ranking.
BGI, a Shenzhen-based company principally engaged in diagnosis and research related to genomics, has completed an enormous genome study of more than 140,000 pregnant Chinese women, the largest of its kind for the Chinese population to date.
Didi Chuxing, China's largest ride-hailing service, has introduced a new policy allowing both passengers and drivers to blacklist each other.
Demand for rental housing is on the rise in the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei area, with 49.9 percent of demand originating in the capital city, according to a report by 58 Anjuke Institute, a property information provider.
The Palace Museum has begun construction on a new museum in Beijing's Haidian District to display more cultural relics to the public.
South China's Guangdong Province has passed a regulation making it obligatory that train passengers take the seats specified on their tickets.
A study shows that employees value whether they are respected in a company more than the salary offered.
A tourist who got lost in Taklamakan Desert of Northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region was found and guided to safety by a police drone, Beijing Youth Daily reported.
Chinese banks have rushed to lower the investment threshold of wealth management products (WMPs), with some as low as 10,000 yuan ($1,445), in response to new regulations.
China's major economic powerhouse Shanghai has introduced the country's first negative list for service trade in the city’s Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) as part of management innovation.
A new regulation banning the use of electronic devices in primary, middle and high schools will take effect in East China's Shandong Province starting on Nov. 1 amid efforts to promote health among students.
China's booming express delivery industry has ranked first in the world four years in a row and contributed to half of the sector's global growth, said Ma Junsheng, head of the State Post Bureau.
The eNightLog system for the elderly with dementia designed by a research team at Hong Kong Polytechnic University can track respiration and activities in bed to monitor falls or wandering, Hong Kong media reported.
Concern for a better traveling experience was the key reason behind a bullet train’s automatic warning during the National Day holiday, Science and Technology Daily reported.