During the White House Summit on Countering Violent Extremism, United States President Barack Obama responded to pundits directly by coming clean on why he and his constituents prefer not to use "Islamic Extremists" to define extremist terrorist groups like Al Qaeda and ISIS, Media ITE reported.
Chinese car manufacturers are now faced with the problem of trying to sell enough cars to cover its production. Worse, some carmakers who are regretting plans to open Chinese plants cannot backtrack as the decision is deemed final. Thus, domestic and foreign-based carmakers are building more factories in China than anywhere else. By 2017, China will have 140 car production plants, 17 more than it had at the end of 2014.
Social media has changed how Chinese people celebrate the Spring Festival. A blogger released some tips for celebrating the Chinese New Year in the Internet era, especially targeting elderly people who may find using social media a novel experience.
If there is one thing that is central to the "rule of law" that has been championed throughout China by governmental bodies over the last year, it is the importance of only paying attention to the real issues at hand.
Since President Xi Jinping was elected to power, China has progressively received greater levels of attention for the emphasis it has placed on the rule of law.
Like too many of the world's affairs, China's education system has received negative attention from those who have not taken the full body of facts into account, or who have not properly understood the broader context that is essential to comprehend in any analysis of the system.
The director of China's Institute of International Relations has reminded readers in Sunday's Global Times that the age-old notion of a "China threat," in which anachronistic images of conquest and warfare take center-stage, is a remnant of history that needs to be left behind.
As the busiest time of the year in China, and possibly the entire world, is scheduled to begin, the plight of security inspectors at the nation's train stations has been highlighted by the Shanghai Daily.
Many Japanese Duty Free shops are running out of products.
While the sweeping changes to the legal system that were implemented throughout China over the course of 2014 certainly deserve commensurate recognition, the impact upon the country's female citizens requires further scrutiny.
The latest data on the status of electric vehicles in China is one of the most striking indications that the massive east Asian nation is heeding the environmentally conscious words of its leader, publicized last month during a domestic inspection tour.
The U.N. Industrial Development Organization asked developed countries to share their advanced technologies to developing and least developed countries to spur industrial growth. This move was sought to reduce high costs in implementing eco-friendly industries.
Not only do Xi Jinping and Barack Obama sit in the top offices of the world's two most powerful economies, but they jointly hold a historic record for the longest engagement between world leaders after they previously extended talks to a 10-hour time frame.
People with disabilities should be given the right to end their lives. This is the opinion of famed physicist and author Stephen Hawking.
While America's technology companies are breathing easier after the head of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) confirmed on Monday that the Qualcomm Technologies Inc. ruling is not a sign of more historic fines to come, it is fair to assume that a large degree of head-shaking continues; after all, no other company in China has ever been fined $1 billion.
In Hangzhou, East China, a bookshop named Zhongshuge is attracting attention by incorporating the idea of an amusement park. Books are held by shelves designed as roller coasters, hot air balloons and a merry-go-round, among others. It's an instant hit among children and their parents.