The Chinese government has taken the strictest measures to prevent and control the novel coronavirus epidemic, said the country's health authorities on Friday.
Beijing to add more forests, greenbelts in 20202020-01-25
Beijing plans to add 13,333 hectares of forests and greenbelts in 2020 to improve the city's forest coverage rate to 44.4 percent, according to the city gardening and greening bureau.
5.1-magnitude earthquake hits Tibet2020-01-25
A 5.1-magnitude earthquake jolted Dengqen County in the city of Qamdo in Tibet Autonomous Region at 6:56 a.m. on Saturday, said the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
Beijing cancels large-scale activities2020-01-23
Beijing has canceled large-scale activities, including temple fairs, in an effort to prevent and control a novel coronavirus, local tourism authorities said Thursday.
China releases 2019 novel coronavirus database2020-01-24
The National Genomics Data Center (NGDC) has released the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) database, according to Beijing Institute of Genomics from the Chinese Academy of Sciences.
China to launch Mars probe in July2020-01-23
China announced that it will launch its first Mars mission probe in July this year, China Youth Daily reported Thursday, adding that this is the first time the country disclosed the launch month of its Mars exploration program.
Fuel cell buses pass extreme cold test2020-01-23
Two buses fueled by hydrogen cells designed for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics have passed test under extremely cold weather in northern China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region.
Rail cargo service on fast track2020-01-23
As Spring Festival draws near, Liu Guifang, a 48-year-old housewife in Tianjin, has been busy preparing for the family feast on Lunar New Year's Eve by spicing up the meal with her newly acquired Thai cooking skills.
Yangtze's water quality improving2020-01-23
The Yangtze River, the country's longest watercourse, saw continuous improvement in its water quality in 2019 as the country continues a campaign on the water body's protection, a senior environmental official said.
Strict measures taken amid outbreak2020-01-23
China is taking more stringent measures in hospitals to safeguard healthcare workers amid the ongoing outbreak of pneumonia caused by the new coronavirus strain, and training for such employees will be enhanced nationwide, the country's top health authority said on Wednesday.
China's space-tracking vessels back from missions2020-01-22
Space-tracking ship Yuanwang 3 and Yuanwang 7 returned to the port of the China Satellite Maritime Tracking and Controlling Department after completing three monitoring missions, the Science and Technology Daily reported Wednesday.