The National Linguistics Resource Monitor and Research Center published the "2017 Chinese media top 10 hot phrases."
Regarded as the "energy pearl" inside the Arctic Circle, the giant Yamal liquefied natural gas (LNG) project, jointly launched by China and Russia, began operation on Friday, December 8, 2017.
President Xi Jinping and President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom of the Maldives witnessed the signing of 12 agreements on Thursday, including a memorandum of understanding on the Belt and Road construction and a free trade agreement.
High-speed trains linking Xi'an, capital of Shaanxi Province, and Chengdu, capital of Sichuan Province, will begin operation on Dec. 6. The train service will provide a new choice for tourists to the two provinces.
The release ceremony for world leading Internet scientific and technological achievements was held in Wuzhen, east China's Zhejiang Province, on Dec. 3, 2017.