On December 28, the Communist Party of China (CPC) convened its Central Economic Work Conference, an annual meeting set to outline the priorities of China’s economic policies of the year to come.
Renowned director Chen Kaige’s new film Legend of the Demon Cat once again generated polarizing comments from audiences.
French President Emmanuel Macron paid his first official visit to China from January 8 to 10, turning a new page in the Sino-French relationship.
China’s Ministry of Science and Technology initiated a 100,000-person gene mapping study on December 28, 2017.
The Chinese government held its annual conference on agricultural work from December 28 to 29, focusing on how to implement a strategy of “rural revitalization.”
On Christmas Eve, four boys in a village in Qiaojia County, Yunnan Province, allegedly died of carbon monoxide poisoning as they were warming themselves by a fire in the bedroom.