Potatoes have pulled people out of poverty in Dingxi, Ganxu province, thanks to a government scheme incentivizing their cultivation and the establishment of an entire industry chain, from seed to plate.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang stressed solid implementation of poverty precision-relief measures.
Zhang Jielong creates a rock-color painting at his studio in Dunhuang, Northwest China's Gansu province, Nov 15, 2016.
Lanzhou, the capital of Northwest China’s Gansu province, is facing up to the challenges of ecological protection.
China sent into space a meteorological satellite, Yunhai-1, at 7:14 a.m. Saturday from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwestern China's gobi desert.
Beijing has stepped up efforts to stop the sale of illegally obtained Chinese cultural relics by auction houses, collectors and museums.