Shanghai court had its first video-conference hearing, saving counsellors long trip during Lunar New Year holidayShanghai court had its first video-conference hearing, saving counsellors long trip during Lunar New Year holidayShanghai has recently had its first video-conference court hearing, which is expected to be more widely used in the future for comparatively simple trials in bid to simplify procedure and shorten lawsuit process, reported a Chinese news website.

Prayer flags bring blessings to those who sew themPrayer flags bring blessings to those who sew themPrayer flags, the rectangular, colored cloth carrying messages of blessing, are found everywhere in the Tibet autonomous region-strung o…

Spring Festival holiday sees rise in outbound tourismSpring Festival holiday sees rise in outbound tourismUrban Chinese have travelled to 68 countries during the Spring Festival holiday, spending an average of 6,000 yuan each, based on industr…

China is building an entire winter sports industry and training hundreds of elite athletes so it can dominate the 2022 Winter OlympicsChina is building an entire winter sports industry and training hundreds of elite athletes so it can dominate the 2022 Winter OlympicsChina is investing billions of dollars into new ski resorts, skating rinks, and athletics programs to breed a new generation of athletes …

China supermodel's new year message sparks rowChina supermodel's new year message sparks rowChinese model Liu Wen has sparked a backlash after sending a new year's message to fans on Instagram.

Year of the Dog looking even more auspicious for Shandong caninesYear of the Dog looking even more auspicious for Shandong caninesOn Feb 8, a week before Chinese New Year, an anonymous donor sent 6 tons of dog food to a stray dog facility in Yantai, Shandong province…

Holiday spurs foreign shopping surgeHoliday spurs foreign shopping surgeLin Li, 32, a white-collar worker from Guangzhou, Guangdong province, was shopping for Spring Festival at a cross-border e-commerce platf…