• China, Singapore hold 1st legal and judicial roundtable in Beijing


    China and Singapore held their first joint round-table conference on law and justice in Beijing on August 21.

  • Mediators ease court's burden as divorces rise


    Hei Yongjun, a resident of Xi'an, Shaanxi province, has been assigned a new role by a district court in the city: to mediate domestic disputes in his community and try to settle them outside the courtroom.

  • Documentary notes gains to rule of law


    A six-part political documentary exploring the advances made to China's legal system over the past five years is winning praise from analysts and viewers since it's first episode aired on August 18.

  • Court breaks new ground with WeChat


    A court in Beijing has opened a WeChat account to allow litigants to chat with judges, get status updates on their cases and report rulebreakers.

  • Documentary inspires by detailing advances in rule of law


    BEIJING, Aug. 21 (Xinhua) -- A political documentary has inspired with details of the advance in the rule of law, while positive energy is gathering among Chinese ahead of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) scheduled for later this year.

  • Nation's first internet court up and running


    China has set up its first internet court in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, where many technology enterprises are located, amid rapid growth of online purchases and financial activities in the country.

  • World's first internet court goes online in Hangzhou


    Hangzhou Court of the Internet, set up to handle the soaring number of online disputes, has gone online in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, on August 18.

  • Tea package dispute ends in a legal draw


    China's top court has ruled that the two leading brands of herbal tea may both use the exact same packaging, as long as they do not harm each other's interests.