• China's legislature annual session closes
    BEIJING, March 16 (Xinhua) -- The National People's Congress (NPC), China's legislature, concluded its annual session Wednesday morning.Zhang Dejiang, chairman of the NPC Standing Committee who presided over the closing meeting, said the session reviewed and approved the outline of the 13th
  • China to establish first commercial rocket launch company: scientist
    BEIJING, March 15 (Xinhua) -- China will establish a commercial rocket development and launch company, a scientist with a state-owned space technology enterprise said Tuesday.Hu Shengyun, chief model designer of China Sanjiang Space Group (CSSG), said that Kuaizhou-11, the company's latest carri
  • Fed keeps interest rates unchanged as widely expected
    WASHINGTON D.C., March 16, 2016 (Xinhua) -- U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks during a news conference in Washington D.C., capital of the United States, March 16, 2016. The U.S. Federal Reserve on Wednesday kept its benchmark short-term interest rates unchanged as widely expected,
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