China plans first cargo spacecraft launch

China is planning to launch its first unmanned cargo spacecraft to transport supplies to its future space station in April, the People's Daily reported. The Tianzhou-1 will be able to transport six tonnes, which exceeds the capacity of current Chinese ... ( read original story ...)

China piles into Cuba as Venezuela fades and Trump looms

China's growing presence gives its companies a head start over ... While Cuba does not publish investment data, the state press has been abuzz with news of Chinese projects lately, covering infrastructure, telecoms, tourism and electronics. ( read original story ...)

China witnesses lowest vehicle sales since February 2016

BEIJING, China - China is said to have witnessed low sale of vehicles in January this year, with statistics revealing that sales grew at their slowest pace in almost a year. The roll back on a tax cut on small-engine vehicles and the Lunar New Year ... ( read original story ...)

China's Xi says officials should prevent abuse of power

including China's once powerful domestic security chief, Zhou Yongkang. Speaking at a workshop on fighting graft, Xi said leading officials must practice strict self-discipline and "eliminate special privileges", state news agency Xinhua said late on Monday. ( read original story ...)

Beijing bans high-emission vehicles in anti-smog move: Xinhua

SHANGHAI China's smog-hit capital Beijing will ban high-emission vehicles from Wednesday as part of its efforts to combat pollution, the official Xinhua news agency said, citing the local government. Concerned about the damage done to its reputation by ... ( read original story ...)

Trudeau's China trip most expensive by a PM in past decade

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's trip to China last year was the most expensive trip by a Canadian prime minister in a decade. According to figures obtained by CBC News, Trudeau's 10-day trip to Beijing, Shanghai, Hangzhou and Hong Kong to attend the G20 ... ( read original story ...)

China blames U.S., South Korea for North Korea missile launch

BEIJING -- China, facing criticism that it is not doing enough to pressure North Korea to drop its nuclear program, said Monday that the root cause of North Korean missile launches is friction with the United States and South Korea. North Korea fired a ... ( read original story ...)