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Chinese president receives credentials of 9 ambassadors, meets new SCO secretary general

Chinese President Xi Jinping received the credentials presented by new ambassadors of nine countries to China at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/21 14:11:32

Upcoming Belt and Road Forum to further promote Philippines-China relations: Duterte

The upcoming second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation will further promote the development of bilateral relations between the Philippines and China, said Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/21 13:49:47

Interview: Saudi crown prince's visit to China expected to bring ties to new high: minister

The Saudi crown prince's two-day visit to China starting Wednesday is expected to bring the bilateral relations to a new high, Saudi Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources Khalid bin Abdulaziz Al-Falih said in a recent interview with Xinhua.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/21 9:45:10

China expects smooth 2nd DPRK-US summit with positive outcomes

China expects the upcoming second summit between the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the United States to be held smoothly and achieve positive outcomes, a foreign ministry spokesperson said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/21 8:16:43

Xi sends congratulatory letter to China-ASEAN media exchange year

Chinese President Xi Jinping has sent a congratulatory letter to the opening ceremony of 2019 China-ASEAN Year of Media Exchanges, which was held here Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/21 8:16:11

China, Russia, India FMs to hold meeting in Zhejiang

The 16th meeting of the foreign ministers of China, Russia and India will be held in Wuzhen, east China's Zhejiang Province, on Feb. 27, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang announced Wednesday in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/21 8:14:19

Cuba, China have much to do together for a better world: Cuban diplomat

Cuba and China have many things to do together to play a role in making the world a better place, a senior Cuban diplomat highlighted here on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/21 8:13:08

Chinese president meets Iran's parliament speaker

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday met with visiting Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/21 8:11:29

Middle East powers seek ties with China

Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud is scheduled to visit China from Thursday to Friday after his trip to Pakistan and India, in a sign that Chinese observers said shows the kingdom is seeking to diversify its diplomacy rather than merely rely on the US.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/20 22:48:40

China displays unmanned mini Aegis ship with vertical launch missile cells in Abu Dhabi

Chinese arms companies are exhibiting a series of advanced weapons including an unmanned 20-ton "Aegis-class destroyer" with vertical launch missile cells and a heavy infantry fighting vehicle derived from a VT4 main battle tank at the 14th International Defense Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) in Abu Dhabi from Sunday to Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/20 17:08:40

DPRK premier attends Lunar New Year reception at Chinese embassy in Pyongyang

Premier of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) Pak Pong Ju attended a Chinese New Year celebration at the Chinese embassy here on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/20 9:27:21

China's top legislator holds talks with Iran's parliament speaker

China's top legislator Li Zhanshu on Tuesday held talks with visiting Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani, calling for stronger cooperation to boost ties.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/20 9:26:11

Friendly gesture

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif shake hands during their meeting at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing on Tuesday. Wang said that China and Iran have thousands-year-long civilizations so they can handle the temporary challenge with strategic patience. Zarif said Iran will participate in the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative, and Iran welcomes China's participation in Middle East issues including those of Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan. They also exchanged views on the Iranian nuclear deal.
Source: AFP | 2019/2/19 23:23:40

Vice Premier Liu He named Xi's special envoy to fresh trade talks in Washington

Both China and the US on Tuesday announced fresh trade talks in Washington, with Chinese experts predicting that the talks may see some major progress or the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MOU).
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/19 21:43:40

US eyes liaison office in NK

A US proposal to set up a liaison office in North Korea is a good way to ease tensions between Washington and Pyongyang, and possibly an important step towards building a diplomatic relationship, Chinese experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2019/2/19 21:38:40

China, Kuwait vow to deepen pragmatic cooperation on B&R Initiative

A senior official said that China is willing to work with Kuwait to consolidate political mutual trust and deepen pragmatic cooperation under the Belt and Road (B&R) Initiative framework.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/19 9:26:51

Ambassador says China to bring opportunities as its economy remains robust

Chinese Ambassador to Britain Liu Xiaoming said on Monday that the Chinese economy that remains robust will bring further opportunities to the whole world.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/19 9:26:04

Concert held in Ulan Bator to celebrate China-Mongolia friendship

A gala concert celebrating the long-standing friendship between China and Mongolia was held here on Monday night, with more than 1,000 attending.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/2/19 9:23:03