China's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Zhang Jun said Thursday that China has to vote against a Security Council draft resolution on Syria as the text missed the essence of the humanitarian issue and failed to address China's core concerns.
Gene-edited stem cells may help cure AIDS2019-09-19
Gene-edited stem cells that are the precursors of blood cells may help cure AIDS patients, a new discovery by Chinese scientists shows, providing new insights into treatment of the serious infectious disease.
Birthrate continues to shrink, surveys say2019-09-19
Regional population surveys are showing early signs that the number of births continued to drop across the country in the first half of this year-but at different rates.
Xinjiang's fight against extremism, terrorism paying off2019-09-19
China has adopted a series of measures to combat extremism and safeguard rights in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region in recent years, and the region has achieved notable results in socioeconomic development, experts said at a United Nations meeting in Geneva.
Voluntary submission of medical errors promoted2019-09-18
China plans to promote a nonpunitive environment for patient safety across its medical institutions to encourage timely reporting of medical errors and harm to patients, according to the National Health Commission.
Rail sector continues successful journey2019-09-18
Though the country－a late convert to the virtues of rail travel－spent 21 years on the approval process for its first domestically built railway, it is fast becoming a leader in railway technology and is forging ahead with a high-speed network few countries can rival.
Traffic flow orderly during Mid-Autumn Festival holiday2019-09-16
China saw orderly traffic flow when millions of people took trips for family reunions or sightseeing during the three-day Mid-Autumn Festival holiday starting Friday, the Ministry of Public Security said Sunday.
Beijing's wetland area totals 51,400 hectares2019-09-15
Beijing's total area of wetlands larger than one hectare has amounted to 51,400 hectares, accounting for 3.13 percent of the city's land area, authorities said on Sunday.