China launches aircraft carrier, boosting military presence

US President Donald Trump has also proposed a 10% increase in the military budget. Chinese state news agency Xinhua said work had started on China's latest aircraft carrier in 2013. The launch was attended by the vice-president of China's central military ... ( read original story ...)

China talking with European Space Agency about moon outpost

BEIJING -- Representatives of China and the European Space Agency are discussing potential collaboration on a human outpost on the moon and other possible joint endeavours, according to a spokesman for the European agency and Chinese media reports. ( read original story ...)

China, Sending a Signal, Launches a Home-Built Aircraft Carrier

The first news reports did not give the ship’s name, though previous reports have said it would probably be called the Shandong, after the eastern Chinese coastal province. China launched its first aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, in 2011, after buying ... ( read original story ...)

China launches first domestically-made aircraft carrier

"We aim to safeguard our sovereignty and state interests and world peace by developing our military forces including maritime forces," said a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman at a regular news briefing on Tuesday. China has been rapidly modernizing and ... ( read original story ...)

Netflix strikes licensing deal in China

Netflix is making its first big inroads in China through a licensing agreement with local streaming giant iQiyi. The company confirmed the deal to CBC News. It will allow Netflix's original shows to be available in China shortly after the content debuts on ... ( read original story ...)

China launches its first homegrown aircraft carrier

News of the launch comes as tensions mount over North Korea, China's unruly neighbor and ally. However, the carrier isn't expected to enter active service until 2020. A ship is launched when it is first put into the water -- but the carrier still requires ... ( read original story ...)