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Foreign diplomats visit ancient Silk Road in southwest China

Leonidas C. Rokanas, Greek ambassador to China, picked a wine off the shelves at Chengdu International Railway Port. He selected an Italian wine, which had arrived in Chengdu in southwest China via a China-Europe cargo train about two weeks previously.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/19 16:27:53

Chinese president offers condolences to Portuguese counterpart over massive forest fires

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday sent condolences to his Portuguese counterpart, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, over the devastating forest fires in Portual, which has claimed more than 40 lives since Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/19 11:49:59

China asks for int'l efforts to accelerate Palestine-Israel peace process

China on Wednesday asked for more efforts to tackle the Palestine issue, saying the international community should have a sense of urgency to push for a political settlement.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/19 9:50:46

First China-US investment database launched in New York

A comprehensive China-US investment and cooperation database was launched on Wednesday in New York city, aiming at enhancing cooperation between the Chinese and US business communities and promoting Chinese investment in the United States.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/19 9:37:06

Lebanon, China to enhance bilateral cooperation: Chinese envoy

China's Ambassador to Lebanon Wang Kejian stressed Tuesday that Lebanon and China could enhance bilateral cooperation by reviving the Silk Road and re-activating the trade and cultural exchanges between the two countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/18 10:50:55

China tells Japan to reflect on past aggression after Abe sends offering to Yasukuni Shrine

China on Tuesday told Japan to squarely face and reflect on its past aggression, following Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's ritual offering to the notorious Yasukuni Shrine.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/17 17:06:41

China's opening up helps world economy: Chinese ambassador

China's outward-looking vision will continue to bring about win-win scenarios for China and its partners across the world, including the United States, Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai said on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/17 13:23:52

China provides emergency food aid to Afghanistan via WFP

Chinese Ambassador to Afghanistan Yao Jing said on Monday that China will provide 1 million US dollars worth of emergency food aid to Afghanistan via the World Food Program (WFP).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/17 9:37:32

Chinese UN envoy calls for more int'l input in Africa

The international community should increase input in Africa and boost all-round economic and social development on the continent, said a Chinese envoy to the United Nations on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/17 9:31:43

Chinese police repatriate "Red Notice" fugitive to US

Chinese police have handed over an American "Red Notice" fugitive to US law enforcers Monday at Shanghai Pudong International Airport, the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) said in a statement.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/17 9:15:58

India urged to adjust mindset after Doklam standoff: expert

India needs to adjust its mindset and restore confidence after the Doklam standoff, a Chinese expert said, after India recently blamed China for the delay of its high-speed train project.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/16 23:47:22

China hastens Pakistan power plan

China is working to complete the Karot Hydropower Project in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (POK) ahead of schedule, and the sponsor of the China Three Gorges South Asia Investment project said this will improve Pakistan's economy.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/16 23:43:40

Discovery Channel airs three-part series on Xi’s leadership

The Discovery Channel recently aired a documentary about China under the leadership of President Xi Jinping days before China's 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/16 23:43:40

BRICS lawmakers eye closer parliamentary cooperation

Senior lawmakers of BRICS countries, namely Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, agreed to strengthen parliamentary cooperation among them.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/16 8:32:43

China's Belt and Road Initiative could better foster economic integration: Chinese official

As an open and inclusive platform, China's Belt and Road Initiative could help deepen international cooperation in development and faster economic integration in the region, a Chinese official said here during the International Monetary Fund (IMF)/World Bank annual meetings.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/15 6:45:03

Maldives & China prepare to celebrate 45 years of friendship

Over the National Day holidays, I visited Hohhot in the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region with my family. While on the road we met a group of Chinese people and they were curious to know where we were from. I told them that we came from the Maldives. Their faces lit up. With huge smiles, they told us Maldives is a very beautiful country and that they wished to go there.
Source: Global Times | 2017/10/15 5:03:40

China offers medical supplies for Madagascar to fight plague

China has handed over a package of medical supplies to Madagascar for it to fight an epidemic of plague that has killed 57 people in the past three months.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/14 20:43:59

'Father of Hybrid Rice' awards certificates to foreign students

Twenty-one foreign students have received certificates after completing a 45-day training program on Green Super Rice, according to Hunan Hybrid Rice Research Center.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/10/14 17:28:29