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China's Singles' Day shopping festival sparks digital reform in Southeast Asia


The biggest online shopping bonanza in the world – the Singles' Day shopping festival on November 11 – ended with a record 213.5 billion yuan ($30.7 billion) in sales, and its follow-up influence has touched how people shop and pay for things in Southeast Asia.

China, Philippines chart course for future relations in joint statement

China and the Philippines issued a joint statement Wednesday, stipulating cooperation on Belt and Road construction and agreeing to discuss maritime cooperation during President Xi Jinping's state visit to the country.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/21 14:20:21

China makes 2 mln USD donation to refugee camp in Zimbabwe

A batch of relief items was handed over to Zimbabwe's Tongogara Camp in Chipinge, Manicaland Province, on Tuesday, as part of a 2 million US dollar denotation from China.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/21 8:32:50

China, LatAm media agree to step up cooperation

Representatives from more than 100 media outlets from China and Latin America and the Caribbean on Monday agreed to boost cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/21 8:30:01

China provides humanitarian aid to displaced persons in Myanmar's northern state

The Chinese embassy in Myanmar Tuesday provided humanitarian assistance to the displaced persons in Kachin state.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/21 8:29:09

China, Philippines agree to engage in comprehensive, strategic cooperation

China and the Philippines have agreed to elevate their ties into a "comprehensive, strategic cooperation," and agreed to advance the Belt and Road construction as Chinese President Xi Jinping and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte met in Manila on Tuesday.
Source: CGTN | 2018/11/21 6:51:38

China, Philippines agree to upgrade ties, jointly advance Belt and Road construction

China and the Philippines agreed on Tuesday to upgrade their ties to comprehensive strategic cooperation and jointly advance the Belt and Road construction.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/21 6:46:54

Humans, AI to work as 'twin translators,' says expert at Beijing conference

In the near future, human and robot translators will be working side-by-side to meet market demand, said an AI translation expert at a conference in Beijing on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/20 23:48:40

Reform and opening-up to proceed at China's own pace amid trade frictions: analysts

China will steadily advance its opening-up and reform policy at its own pace and the ongoing trade frictions with the US will only make China more determined to implement the policy, Chinese analysts stressed on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/20 23:33:40

Xi's Philippine visit a 'milestone' event

As cooperation and political trust improve, China and the Philippines agreed on Tuesday to lift ties to a comprehensive strategic cooperation relations while stressing the need to manage disputes in the South China Sea through "friendly negotiations."
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/20 23:28:40

New uranium enrichment centrifuges go commercial

China's domestic uranium enrichment centrifuges can now be applied to large-scale commercial use after a demonstration project of China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) passed national approval on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/11/20 22:58:42

Former senior provincial legislator sentenced to life for bribery

Wei Minzhou, a former senior legislator from northwest China's Shaanxi Province, was sentenced to life in prison on Tuesday for taking bribes.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/20 21:27:38

China, Philippines upgrade relations, sign MOU to advance Belt and Road construction

China and the Philippines upgraded their ties to comprehensive strategic cooperation relations and agreed to advance the Belt and Road construction after President Xi Jinping and President Rodrigo Duterte held talks here on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/20 21:23:43

China, S. Korea should work together to build open world economy: Chinese state councilor

Visiting Chinese State Councilor Wang Yong has said that China and South Korea should strengthen cooperation to safeguard a rule-based multilateral trading system and build an open world economy.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/11/20 21:22:48