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China's Internet giant aims to take WeChat overseas
With the development of mobile Internet, China's Internet companies now get the chance to go global, the CEO of Tencent said during the ongoing NPC session this Tuesday.
- China names regions for seawater desalination pilots
- Macao's package tour arrivals up 18.3% in January
Defense & Diplomacy
Aircraft maker expects exports of Y-20 airlifters
Commercial derivatives of the Y-20, China's first domestically developed strategic airlifter that is expected to enter service around 2017, will be exported to other countries, according to aviation industry insiders.
- Deputies call for aviation law
- China completes Xisha Islands patrol
Fighting Corruption
Anti-graft efforts to get institutional impetus
China's anti-graft campaign is expected to gain more momentum through institutional reforms, as the country's leadership has vowed to fight corruption resolutely, analysts have said.
- China unveil anti-corruption working practices
- Beijing to cull lavish spending
Beautiful China
Protecting the Environment
Promise of iron fist against pollution
Premier Li Keqiang vowed on Sunday to use an "iron fist" to tackle China's pollution and food safety problems.
- Rapid urbanization contributes to air pollution
- Fujian puts focus on environment
Improving People's Livelihood
Farmland policy reforms requested
Changes are being urged in China's farmland policies, including reforms in subsidies to farmers, as wasted or deserted land is challenging food security in a country with more than 1.3 billion people.
- China exports more mechanical, electronical products in 2012
- Chinese in ROK reminded of insurance returns
Other Issues
Web bosses go into politics
A number of big names in China's Internet industry have made their way to the nation's top legislative and advisory bodies as the industry's prominence has grown.
- Tan Jing: Enjoy a cultural blend
- Call for credit system to improve execution of verdicts
Premier Li Keqiang’s debut press conference
The newly-elected Chinese Premier Li Keqiang hosted a press conference at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing Sunday morning.
- Xi Jinping meets HK, Macao chiefs
- PLA vows firm support for 'Chinese dream'
- China unveils new cabinet amid function reform
- Reform urged for health, family planning organs
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- Zhang Gaoli, Liu Yandong, Wang Yang, Ma Kai endorsed as vice premiers of State Council
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General Liu: Diaoyu Islands war not yet at hand
General Liu Yuan told China.org.cn that the Diaoyu Islands dispute is far from becoming a war, and the army should focus on protecting the best interests of the nation and its people.
Pursuing the Chinese dream
National political advisors discuss the future at annual meeting.
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Cyber attack battlefield: the clash of victimhood
The US government, media and private security firms have synchronized their efforts for a second cyber security offensive.
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On Dec. 4, 2012, the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee held a meeting during which Eight Provisions (八项规定) on how to improve its general work methods and relations with the public were considered and adopted.
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- How does the NPC relate to other state organs?
- What are the powers and functions of the NPC Standing Committee?
- What are the legitimate sphere of influence of the NPC and its Standing Committee?
  CPPCC FAQs + More
- What are the general principles guiding the work of CPPCC?
- What constitutes democratic supervision?
- What form of democratic supervision does the CPPCC provide?
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