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TV, beer, elephants and railways spur Laos and China ties


"Speaking Chinese will open up new opportunities for me. With many Lao people keen to learn Chinese, when I go back home after graduation next year, I will teach the Chinese language, culture and politics," said Tala, a Lao from Vientiane who is getting a career boost in China.

Beijing releases name list of victims in suburban apartment fire

The name list of victims was released late Monday night following a fatal apartment fire that killed 19 people in Beijing Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/21 10:23:54

China-CEEC think tanks gather in Hungary for "16+1 cooperation" discussion

The representatives of the think tanks of China and 16 Central and Eastern European Countries (CEEC) met here on Monday to evaluate and discuss the "16+1 cooperation".
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/21 7:59:48

Chinese FM sees Asia-Europe Meeting new path in int'l relations

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Monday that the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) represents a new path for international relations and communications among countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/21 7:58:40

China to support Africa's industrialization drive: envoy

China would continually support Africa in its industrialization drive, said Zhou Pingjian, the Chinese Ambassador to Nigeria in Abuja, the country's capital on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/21 7:58:07

China ready to further boost cooperation with ASEAN: FM

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Monday expressed China's willingness to further boost cooperation with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/21 7:57:22

Chinese FM urges int'l community to create good atmosphere for solving Rakhine issue

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi called for creating a good atmosphere for solving the Rakhine issue in Myanmar in Nay Pyi Taw on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/21 7:56:50

China delivers 1,000 tons of rice to Syria in food aid

A total of 1,000 tons of rice donated by China has been delivered to Syria's northwestern city of Latakia, the Chinese Embassy in Damascus said in a statement Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/21 7:49:22

China secures guardianship for 760,000 left-behind children

From November 2016 to mid-November this year, 760,000 previously unsupervised "left-behind children" in China's rural areas were placed in the custody of guardians, the Ministry of Civil Affairs (MCA) said on the International Children's Day which falls on Nov. 20.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/21 2:20:15

Beijing detains 18 after suburban apartment fire

Beijing police have detained 18 people in relation to the fire in an apartment that killed 19 people on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/21 2:05:48

China, Europe see busiest rail traffic

The number of freight trains traveling between China and Europe hit record levels, data from China's rail operator showed on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/19 23:28:39

China defends soccer team’s walkout over Tibet separatist flags

China has defended its soccer team's move to stop an international competition after seeing flags suggesting "Tibetan independence" raised by spectators, saying that the country resolutely opposes any move by separatists.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/20 23:58:40

Party school spreads congress spirit to Mongolia, South Korea, Japan

The Party School of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee sent a delegation to Mongolia, South Korea and Japan to promote the spirit of the 19th CPC National Congress from Sunday to November 26.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/20 23:58:39

Indian officials’ visit to disputed border area a political trick: expert

China expressed strong opposition to the visit by two senior Indian officials to a disputed border area with China this month, with a Chinese expert calling it "political tricks" to win votes.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/20 23:53:39