Hangzhou hits overdrive preparing for G20
Tens of thousands more dignitaries - diplomats, business leaders and journalists - will converge for a summit themed “Towards an innovative, invigorated, inter-connected and inclusive world economy.”
Cities warm to idea of pollution-free heating
Geothermal energy could be about to play a much larger role in heating the heavily-polluted cities clustered in northern China that have traditionally been major consumers of coal and massive victims of winter smog, an industry insider said.
Beijing expects 300,000 newborns in Year of Monkey
The boom is expected as the Year of the Monkey is considered auspicious and also due to the abolishment of one-child policy, said Gao Xiaojun, a member of Beijing Municipal Commission of Health and Family Planning.
Record-breaking cold freezes 90 percent of China
A record-breaking strong cold wave will sweep 90 percent of China from north to south, as three yellow alerts of cold wave, blizzard and sea gale were issued by National Meteorological Center on Thursday.