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Libya seeks China's help for economic revival and political settlement

The Chinese charge d'affaires to Libya met with Libyan head of High Council of State on Monday in discussion of the Libyan crisis.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/20 10:00:30

China offers to send experts to repair vandalized terracotta warrior statue in US

The Chinese custodians of a 2,200-year-old statue of the world-renowned terracotta warriors on loan to a US museum are calling for the man accused of stealing the statue's thumb to be punished by the full extent of the law.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/19 16:14:59

Crackdown on human traffickers reveals 'Vietnamese bride' trade

A young girl is spotted by local police officers at a railway station in Kunming, the capital city of Southwest China's Yunnan Province, which borders Vietnam. When they question the girl and the Chinese man accompanying her, he explains that she is unable to answer in Chinese, even though she carries a Chinese identification card.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/19 13:46:43

Restarting talks crucial for solving Korean nuclear issue: Chinese diplomat

China hopes that peace talks can be reopened to solve the most urgent Korean Peninsula nuclear issue, a senior Chinese diplomat said at the ongoing Munich Security Conference on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/18 10:52:20

China reiterates non-first-use principle of nuclear weapon

A senior Chinese diplomat said Saturday that China is committed to the principle of non-first-use of nuclear weapon, expressing concerns about the danger of nuclear development at present at the ongoing Munich Security Conference (MSC).
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/18 9:04:48

US deployment of aircraft carrier through South China Sea a sign of its unease: expert

The recent deployment of a US aircraft carrier in the South China Sea shows that country's unease toward a raising China, Chinese expert said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/16 18:32:44

British PM sends message to people celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year

British Prime Minister Theresa May on Thursday sent her best wishes to people around the world celebrating Chinese Lunar New Year.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/16 13:28:19

China voices firm opposition to Indian PM's visit to disputed area

China on Thursday expressed firm opposition to the visit by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to a disputed area, urging the Indian side not to take action that could complicate the boundary issue.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/15 16:39:23

US' strong sense of insecurity beyond comprehension: FM

China's foreign ministry spokesperson said the United States has a strong sense of insecurity which is beyond comprehension, in response to latest accusations from US National Intelligence Daniel Coats that the US is confronted with multiple threats from China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/15 9:51:29

Scotland seeks stronger ties with China in innovation, technology

British Secretary of State for Scotland David Mundell said he expected the Great Festival of Innovation to be held in March in China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region will bring along more collaborations between Scotland and China in innovation and technology.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/14 18:15:39

China rejects former Maldivian president's remarks of "land grabbing"

The Chinese Embassy in the Maldives has refuted claims by former Maldivian President Mohamed Nasheed that China had been engaged in "land grabbing" in the Maldivian Islands.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/14 17:43:12

China, ASEAN to begin consultation on Code of Conduct in South China Sea in March

China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) will start consultation on the Code of Conduct in the South China Sea in early March, according to a consultative meeting between China and the Philippines on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/14 10:02:48

China completes 1-mln-USD refugee aid project in Iran

The Chinese embassy in Tehran on Tuesday signed a handover certificate with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to mark the successful conclusion of a 1-million-dollar refugee aid project.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/14 8:58:35

Chinese peacekeepers in Lebanon celebrate Spring Festival with cultural event

Chinese peacekeepers in the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) in south Lebanon on Tuesday celebrated the Spring Festival with a cultural and artistic event.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/14 8:56:47

EU eyes attracting growing number of Chinese visitors

The European Union officials on Tuesday called for efforts to bring growing numbers of Chinese visitors to EU countries to boost local economic growth.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/14 8:12:16

UK trying to strut on global stage after Brexit: observers

The UK is trying hard to be a "core" nation on the global stage after Brexit by involving itself in the South China Sea with the US, Chinese observers said on Tuesday after the British defense secretary announced plans to sail a frigate into sovereign Chinese territory.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/13 22:08:39

US, North Korea need to talk: experts

A conversation between the US and North Korea would have significant meaning in denuclearizing the Korean Peninsula, Chinese observers said Tuesday after Washington on Monday expressed willingness to talk to North Korea.
Source: Global Times | 2018/2/13 22:48:40

China, Portugal use coinciding festivals to strengthen ties

Crowds of men and women, old and young, lined the streets in downtown Lisbon on Saturday, on a sunny early-spring day, in a parade for the upcoming Chinese Lunar New Year.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/2/13 16:38:39