The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government on Friday published an amendment bill in the Gazette that requires District Council (DC) members to take oaths when taking office.
A Chinese envoy on Friday urged all parties in Myanmar to handle differences through dialogue and consultation.
A declassified U.S. intelligence report released on Friday assessed that Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud approved an operation to "capture or kill" Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in 2018.
While the large number of companies queuing for IPO review on the Shanghai and Shenzhen stock exchanges reflects China's economic transformation and high-quality development, it also reflects the effectiveness of capital-market reform and confidence in the capital market, China's top securities regulator said Friday.
Bolivia on Thursday launched the largest immunization campaign in its history in the eastern city of Santa Cruz to inoculate residents with COVID-19 vaccines developed by Chinese pharmaceutical firm Sinopharm.
China is able to secure the payment of old-age pensions on time and in full despite reductions in social-insurance premiums last year, the country's human resources minister said Friday.
China welcomes foreign people from all walks of life to visit and take a look at Xinjiang, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Friday.
China on Friday refuted unwarranted accusations by several Western countries at the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC), saying China's human rights situation is at its historical best.
Chinese college and university students will soon embrace a "normal, safe and staggered" opening of the spring semester amid coordinated epidemic control efforts.
Chinese central government will offer further support for Hong Kong in building the region into an international innovation and technology (I&T) center, Wang Zhigang, Minister of Science and Technology, said Friday.
Yuanxiao or Tangyuan, a traditional snack for Chinese Lantern Festival, is usually made of glutinous rice with sweet fillings.
China is willing to work with the United States and the rest of the international community to strengthen cooperation and response to the challenges of climate change, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Friday.
China reiterated on Friday that it has always welcomed foreigners to visit China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Wang Wenbin, spokesperson for Chinese Foreign Ministry told reporters at a news briefing, adding that China has invited representatives from the EU and its member states.
A video showing an elephant behaving strangely has stirred up discussion on the Internet. Many suspect the animal, located in Taiyuan Zoo, Shanxi Province, of being depressed.
Sierra Leone on Thursday received a consignment of 200,000 doses of China's Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine donated by China to support the country's vaccination campaign.
More than 10 teenagers rehearsed in a yard in Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region, preparing for a special performance presenting various traditional Tibetan programs like Tibetan opera, Nangma and Toeshey.
China unveiled a new government body for the promotion of rural vitalization on Thursday as the world's most populous country declared an end to absolute poverty, shifting its policy focus to further boosting rural areas.
China's employment situation is likely to be generally stable this year as the economy continues to recover, but challenges and uncertainties would persist, the country's human resources minister said Friday.
China and the European Union should work together to develop the multilateral trading system, and strengthen unity and trust among the members of the World Trade Organization, said the Ministry of Commerce on Friday.
New energy vehicle output will account for 35 percent of Shanghai's auto manufacturing industry and reach 350 billion yuan ($54 billion) by 2025, said a five-year action plan for the sector that was unveiled recently.
Leaders of the European Union (EU) called for an accelerated production and delivery of COVID-19 vaccines late on Thursday as the bloc is struggling with supply shortfalls.
Portugal's parliament approved on Thursday President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa's proposal to renew the state of emergency in the country until March 16, allowing the government to keep the same lockdown rules already in place to contain the COVID-19 pandemic.
A new coronavirus variant is spreading rapidly in New York City and in the Northeast and could dampen the effectiveness of some current vaccine candidates, according to researchers.
Ecuador will receive 2 million doses of the CoronaVac vaccine from the Chinese pharmaceutical company Sinovac for mass vaccination against COVID-19, after negotiations were finalized on Thursday, Ecuadoran Health Minister Juan Carlos Zevallos said.
The Pentagon confirmed on Thursday that the U.S. military had conducted airstrikes against infrastructure utilized by Iranian-backed militant groups in eastern Syria.
The penguins came to the circus in March 2020, but all the events were cancelled amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
The molten iron splashing performance, also called "Datiehua" in Chinese, has been listed as a National Intangible Cultural Heritage.
A total of 10,691 people in China's Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) have been inoculated with COVID-19 vaccines produced in the mainland as of Thursday, according to the Novel Coronavirus Response and Coordination Center of Macao.
China has decided to donate 100,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Tunisia, the Chinese Embassy in Tunisia announced Thursday.
While people in Xinjiang live in growing peace and security, some ill-minded Western politicians and fact-distorting journalists, some of whom have never set foot in China, are engineering a bizarre story of "genocide" in the region, including most recently Canada.