- China Debuts "Expo Diplomacy"
Foreign government leaders including French President Nicolas Sarkozy are scheduled to visit China and attend the Shanghai Expo.
- Rio Tinto Sacks Convicted Executives
Rio is eager to steer clear of the bribery by sacking convicted executives; the Australian government stressed it will not cause adverse impact on the two countries' relation.
- Ex-Legislator on Trial for Chongqing Gang Crimes
In a series of recent mafia-style gang crime trials creating a stir in the city of Chongqing, Li Qiang says only private enterprises are prosecuted for using violence and intimidation.
- China Jobless Rate Remains Flat
China expects 11 million new jobs to be created in urban areas this year, driven by the sustained recovery of the economy.