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Mainland says US Taiwan Travel Act a wrong signal

A Chinese mainland spokesperson Sunday said the signing of a Taiwan-related travel bill by the United States had sent a "gravely wrong signal" to "Taiwan independent" separatists.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/18 23:24:05

China to respond 'Taiwan Travel Act' with military pressure: experts

China will and should take timely countermeasures against the US and all "Taiwan independence" secessionist forces through diplomatic and military means if US legislation that encourages high-level contact between the US and the island of Taiwan is implemented, Chinese observers said on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/18 23:23:40

China lodges representations with US over Taiwan Travel Act

China has lodged stern representations with the United States over a Taiwan-related bill, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said over the weekend.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/18 17:46:41

China hands over disaster risk reduction projects to Malawi communities

China has handed over projects to disaster-prone regions of Malawi to help them build resilience and reduce effects of the disasters.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/17 19:43:47

China wins first-ever Winter Paralympic medal with gold in wheelchair curling

China won its first-ever Winter Paralympic medal with gold in the wheelchair curling final of the 2018 PyeongChang Paralympic Winter Games on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/17 19:23:48

China's aid helps improve living conditions of Syrian refugees in Lebanon: minister

Lebanese Social Affairs Minister Pierre Bou Assi on Friday commended China for helping improve the living conditions of Syrian refugees in Lebanon through providing humanitarian aid.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/17 16:37:53

Chinese embassy in Washington denounces US-Taiwan travel bill

Commenting on a Taiwan-related bill, the Chinese Embassy in the United States on Friday expressed China's strong dissatisfaction with and firm opposition to it, saying the bill violates the one-China principle.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/17 14:30:50

Trump signs US 'Taiwan Travel Act', says White House

US President Donald Trump on Friday signed the so-called "Taiwan Travel Act," which aims to encourage visits between US and Taiwan functionaries at all levels, according to the White House.
Source: CGTN | 2018/3/17 8:46:34

Vietnam, Australia issue sea statement

China called on joint efforts to safeguard peace and stability in the South China Sea, after Australia and Vietnam issued a statement claiming their "concerns" over the situation in the sea.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/16 23:43:39

Ethiopia hails economic importance of Chinese-built Ethiopia-Djibouti railway

Ethiopia on Wednesday commended the first two months of transportation operation of the Chinese-built electrified railway.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/16 22:01:14

Beijing slams Canada on steel dumping claims

Canada should not add insult to injury to China and keep China in the gun no matter how urgent Canada hopes to avoid US trade sanctions, a spokesperson of the Chinese Embassy in Canada said on Friday, in response to Canadian accusations that China is dumping cheap steel on global markets.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/16 20:43:39

Djibouti welcomes China's involvement in port development

Djibouti's government welcomes China's greater involvement in the nation's port development, Finance Minister Ilyas Dawaleh has said in a recent interview with media.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/16 16:36:22

China-India high-level meetings to boost ties: analysts

High-level meetings and increasingly deepened cooperation between China and India this year will further boost mutual trust and improve bilateral ties, benefiting regional and global stability, Chinese analysts said on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/15 22:48:42

All parties concerned urge reciprocating de-escalation of Korean Peninsula

As the situation on the Korean Peninsula began to embrace a spring thaw, all parties concerned have called for reciprocating the de-escalation and help ease tensions.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/15 8:33:16

China hopes to maintain cooperative posture with US: FM

China is willing to maintain a cooperative posture with the United States and work with the new US Secretary of State to promote the healthy and steady development of bilateral relations, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/15 8:29:47

Belt and Road Initiative discussed during Europe-Ukraine Forum

"The New Silk Road on the transcontinental transport corridors' map" was one of most crucial discussion panels during the 11th Europe-Ukraine Forum in Jasionka, southeastern Poland, which concluded Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/15 8:27:43

Analysts worry Pompeo adds uncertainty to Sino-US ties

The change in US Secretary of State might impact Sino-US relations, but whoever holds the post needs to respect the interdependency between the two countries, Chinese analysts said, after US President Donald Trump replaced Rex Tillerson with the CIA chief.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/14 20:23:40

Australia WeChat ban originates with 'narrow nationalism': observer

"Narrow nationalism" motivated the Australian defense department's ban on WeChat, Chinese experts said Wednesday, warning that the decision could hurt Chinese people's feelings and further strain Sino-Australian relations.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/14 23:08:41