China's economy expanded at a slower pace in the third quarter of this year, but still remained within the "reasonable range" .
The EU has ended a long-running telecoms row with China, dropping a threat to levy punitive tariffs on Chinese telecoms exports.
China's industrial production growth decelerated to 8.5 percent year on year in the first three quarters.
China's cross-border RMB settlement has exceeded 4.8 trillion yuan by the end of September this year.
China has begun a campaign to push genetically modified organisms as it seeks to expand food supplies.
China's iron ore imports are set to rise to around 900 million metric tons this year, a 15 percent year-on-year growth.
The Beijing Marathon kicked off despite the heavy smog, while competitors wearing masks triggered controversy.
The Chinese central government hopes to offer more quality jobs to migrant workers to help ease them into urban living.