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Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, Chief Executive-elect of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), was presented with the official certificate of appointment by Premier Li Keqiang on behalf of the State Council in Beijing on the morning of April 11.

China’s recently announced plan to create a new city 100 kilometers from Beijing has triggered both enthusiasm and concern among China’s investors and economists

China wants to create cities of global stature that allow the country to compete internationally and boost the regional economies. At the moment, the provinces are competing to enter the global competition

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China’s military was once respected, but is now finding it harder and harder to recruit the men and women it needs. Can reforms help its transformation into a modern military?

China’s Ministry of Environmental Protection has sent 18 inspection teams, led by the Ministry’s top officials and staffed by a mix of its own personnel and staff from local governments, to inspect air quality on the spot in Beijing, Tianjin and 16 other northern cities plagued by smog.

China plans a leaner, more professional cast of officers for a smaller, smarter army