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Chinese Embassy rejects Swedish TV station's apology

The Chinese Embassy in Stockholm has rejected an apology from Sveriges Television (SVT) for a racially charged skit and urged the station to make a "sincere apology."
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/25 22:28:40

China welcomes 2nd summit

China hopes North Korea and the US will speed up negotiations, enhance mutual trust and move forward to peninsula denuclearization and a political settlement, the foreign ministry said Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/25 22:28:39

China's economy resilient amid trade frictions with US: officials

China is confident and capable of tackling challenges created by China-US trade frictions because the country's economy has great resilience and growth potential and the Chinese government will unveil measures to help stabilize its foreign trade, Chinese officials and experts said on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/25 21:23:39

Chinese president appoints new ambassadors

President Xi Jinping has appointed four new ambassadors in accordance with a decision by the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, according to a statement from China's top legislature Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/25 20:29:59

Chinese, Australian FMs hope bilateral ties will return to normal

Chinese and Australian foreign ministers on Monday expressed the hope that the ties between the two nations could resume healthy development following chaos caused by the previous Australian government.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/25 14:45:53

Chinese, Canadian FMs underline multilateralism, rule-based trade

Chinese and Canadian foreign ministers on Monday highlighted the importance of defending multilateralism and the rule-based trade order during their meeting.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/25 13:32:32

Promoting peace, reconciliation to remember Mandela: Chinese state councilor

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said here on Monday that the proper way to remember Nelson Mandela is to promote the spirit of peace, reconciliation, equality and inclusiveness that the late South African leader advocated.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/25 13:03:06

UAE, China expand trade, cultural relations following Xi's visit

Two months after Chinese President Xi Jinping paid a landmark visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), both sides have taken concrete steps to lift their ties to a comprehensive strategic partnership as agreed between Xi and the UAE leadership.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/25 13:02:29

China, Britain agree to defend int'l system, multilateralism

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his British counterpart Jeremy Hunt on Monday vowed to defend the current international system and multilateralism amid a slew of challenges.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/25 11:03:09

China-US trade, economic cooperation is win-win relationship, not zero-sum game: white paper

Economic and trade relations have developed steadily since the establishment of diplomatic ties between China and the United States, with fruitful results achieved in trade and investment, said a white paper released on Monday by the Chinese government.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/25 9:03:29

Zimbabwean president dismisses alleged debt trap by China

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Sunday dismissed claims that his country may fall into a debt trap by China, saying a large portion of Harare's debt to Beijing was for projects which generate revenue to service the loans.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/25 8:56:58

China urges Britain not to take sides on South China Sea issue

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Monday urged Britain to honor its commitment not to take sides regarding the South China Sea issue.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/25 8:54:15

China offers trade friction solutions

China published a white paper on Monday - the same day that US tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods took effect - to clarify the facts about China-US economic and trade relations and clearly state its stance on trade friction with the US.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/24 22:33:39

Swedish TV program slammed for racist stereotyping Chinese

Chinese citizens, media and embassy blasted Sweden's national broadcaster for "insulting China" during a late-night satirical talk show, which aired a segment filled with racist stereotypes that cast Chinese tourists as uncouth and distastefully ridiculed Chinese farmer culture.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/24 22:08:39

1st LD Writethru: China releases white paper on facts and its position on trade friction with US

China published a white paper on Monday to clarify the facts about China-US economic and trade relations, demonstrate its stance on trade friction with the United States, and pursue reasonable solutions.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/24 17:39:39

Interview: China, Dominican Republic cooperation opens new chapter, says Chinese ambassador

With the establishment of diplomatic ties between China and the Dominican Republic, a new chapter of friendly exchanges and mutually beneficial cooperation has began, Chinese Ambassador to the Dominican Republic Zhang Run said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/24 16:27:35

Suriname, China vow to strengthen ties

Surinamese President Desi Bouterse and visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met here on Sunday, with both sides pledging to enhance ties between the two countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/24 14:59:59

China willing to advance ties with Suriname into new stage: FM

China is willing to promote bilateral relations with Suriname into a new phase, said visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi here on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/24 13:21:21