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Vatican delegation in China for 'practical steps' to implement bishop agreement: spokesperson

A Vatican delegation has been in China this week for talks about the implementation of a bishop-appointment agreement signed between the two sides, said a Holy See spokesperson.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/15 19:46:55

Chinese envoy applauds outcome of intra-Yemeni talks, urges implementation

China's envoy to the United Nations (UN) Ma Zhaoxu on Friday applauded the outcome of the intra-Yemeni talks and called for its implementation by the international community.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/15 17:53:42

China launches program in Lebanon for burns treatment under UN initiative

China's MEBO International launched on Friday a program in Lebanon under a UN initiative for supporting local hospitals to treat women and children suffering burns.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/15 9:29:29

Closer traditional stage cooperation helps foster China-Vietnam friendship, lure young generations

When two heavily made-up Chinese men were fighting with each other fiercely yet quietly in the darkness, using machetes and bare hands on stage in Vietnam on Thursday night, audience either clapped their hands enthusiastically or burst into laughter.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/15 9:23:22

China readies its counterattack against Canada

Waves of strong condemnation and possible counterattacks from China on Canada's detaining of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou has sparked deep anxieties from the Canadian government and society.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/14 23:48:40

Colombia moves positively toward BRI

Colombian government's discussions on joining the Belt and Road initiative (BRI) are moving forward in a positive way, visiting Colombian Foreign Minister Carlos Holmes Trujillo said at a press conference on Friday in Beijing.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/14 22:43:03

Chinese state councilor to visit India

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi will visit India from Dec. 21 to 24, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang announced on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/14 19:16:35

China firmly opposes US act on Tibet: spokesman

China on Friday expressed firm opposition to a Tibet-related act passed by the US Senate recently, and urged it not to be signed into law.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/14 19:15:52

China, Japan to hold talks on maritime affairs

China and Japan will hold their 10th round of high-level consultations on maritime affairs from Dec. 17 to 18 in Wuzhen of east China's Zhejiang Province, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/14 18:14:05

Vice President Wang Qishan meets with Colombian Foreign Minister

Vice President Wang Qishan on Friday met with Colombian Foreign Minister Carlos Holmes Trujillo in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/14 18:13:27

Chinese envoy urges improving humanitarian situation for returning Syrian refugees

The Chinese UN envoy on Thursday stressed the need to improve the humanitarian situation for returning Syrian refugees and internally displaced persons (IDPs).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/14 15:14:48

Chinese envoy calls for full implementation of Iran nuclear deal

The Chinese envoy to the United Nations said Wednesday that the Iran nuclear deal has proved its worth and deserves full and effective implementation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/14 13:13:28

Iraq, China celebrate Silk Road initiative on 60th anniversary of bilateral ties

Iraq and China on Thursday held a ceremony in Baghdad to celebrate the Silk Road initiative on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the diplomatic ties between the two countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/12/14 8:39:36

China detains 2 Canadians

China has informed the Canadian government of the detention of two Canadians who are under investigation on suspicion of jeopardizing China's national security, saying their legal rights will be protected.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/13 22:43:42

Risk of rising McCarthyism warned amid China-US spat

Growing China-US tensions have affected technology cooperation as Chinese scientists and researchers in cutting-edged sectors such as big data and artificial intelligence have seen rising obstacles in working with US counterparts this year.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/13 22:43:41

US act on Tibet visits interferes in internal affairs: experts

The US is on the verge of passing a law that would deny the entry of Chinese officials who are involved in restricting foreigners from visiting Southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, with Chinese experts slamming the move for using US domestic laws to interfere in China's internal affairs, and called for a tit-for-tat retaliation if it were implemented.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/13 22:38:42

Huawei CFO 'unlikely' to be extradited

Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Chinese tech giant Huawei, who was granted a $7.5 million bail, is unlikely to be extradited to the US because she is charged for political reasons, analysts said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/12/13 22:38:40