• Around China May 4, 2018

    Tibet improves road maintenance

    More than 83,400 km of roads in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region are regularly maintained, up from some 59,700 km five years ago, local authorities said Thursday.

  • Around China April 26, 2018

    Crawling train, hidden fortune for remote village

    A 4.5-km rail line has paved the way to wealth for a remote village in east China's Zhejiang Province.

  • Society April 3, 2018

    New infrastructure links rural China to prosperity

    Poor transportation infrastructure has hampered development of many parts of rural China. As the country announced it will eradicate poverty by 2020, central and local governments have spent heavily on rural roads and bridges.

  • International Exchanges March 21, 2018

    China story of countryside architecture design showcased in Germany

    The story of how a Chinese mountainous county, Songyang county in Zhejiang province, revitalized its villages through introduction of modern architecture is currently in exhibition at Berlin-based Aedes Architecture Forum.

  • Society March 11, 2018

    All China's villages to be equipped with bus service by 2020

    All of China's established villages with mature conditions will be accessed by bus services by 2020, pledged Li Xiaopeng, China's Minister of Transport during a recent interview.

  • Around China March 5, 2018

    Highways to reach all townships in Tibet by 2020

    Southwest China's Tibet will strive to make highways reach all townships and administrative villages by 2020 in a bid to boost rural development.

  • Around China February 7, 2018

    New roads make a more dynamic Tibet

    Local transport authorities in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region said a total of 24,306 kilometers of roads had been added to the region over the past five years.

  • Around China February 5, 2018

    Yongan blazes trail on road maintenance

    Yongan, a small city in Fujian province, has taken a number of innovative measures to put itself at the forefront of the province's effort to improve the quality of its rural roads.

  • Economy January 28, 2018

    China's policy bank lends 859B yuan for rural infrastructure in 2017

    The Agricultural Development Bank of China offered loans of over 859 billion yuan last year for agricultural and rural infrastructure development, the bank said in a statement.

  • Society December 27, 2017

    Upgrades to rural roads, bridges aid poverty work

    China has set a goal to renovate 180,000 kilometers of rural road and 2,500 dilapidated bridges next year, to help lift people out of poverty and ensure better living standards, the Ministry of Transport said on Tuesday.

  • Society November 15, 2017

    Shared bikes hit country roads

    While some Chinese metropolises have proclaimed "enough is enough" to shared bikes, fleets of two-wheelers have started rolling into the vast countryside.