CHINA >> Diplomacy

Turkey vote challenges anti-terror drive in China

The referendum result in Turkey that gives the president sweeping powers has caused concern among Chinese observers who predict pan-Turkism ideals might be reinforced and pose more challenges to China to counter terrorist groups like the East Turkestan Islamic Movement (ETIM).
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/18 0:18:39

‘Zero tolerance’ for NK tests

The US and South Korea said on Monday that they would tolerate no more missile or nuclear tests from North Korea, with US Vice President Mike Pence warning Pyongyang not to test the resolve of President Donald Trump.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/18 0:18:39

Chinese top political advisor meets Vietnamese deputy prime minister

Top Chinese political advisor Yu Zhengsheng met with Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh on Monday, pledging to enhance bilateral relations.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/17 22:16:16

China, Vietnam hold 10th meeting of steering committee on cooperation

The 10th meeting of the China-Vietnam steering committee on cooperation was held Monday, co-chaired by Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi and Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/17 19:16:06

China welcomes US role on Korean Peninsula issue: FM spokesman

The United States is welcome to play a positive role in peacefully resolving the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue, said Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/17 19:15:51

Chinese aid of logistics crucial to conduct fair local elections: Nepal

Nepal expressed high appreciation on Monday towards the Chinese government for helping to conduct free, fair and credible elections.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/17 19:05:25

Former inspector of graft probed for suspected graft

Zhang Huawei, a former vice-ministerial level inspector, is being investigated for suspected graft, the Communist Party of China's (CPC) disciplinary agency announced Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/17 19:03:58

China firmly supports European integration process

China firmly supports the European integration process and positively views the development prospects of Europe and the European Union (EU), a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/17 17:29:31

N.Korea missile launch is provocation, shows irrational decision-making: experts

North Korea's failed missile test on Sunday shows that the country's missile technology is still far from being fully developed, but Pyongyang is likely to conduct more tests, which will surely lead to a tougher response from the US, Chinese experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/16 14:48:39

China, Lithuania agree to build stronger ties

China and Lithuania have agreed to facilitate closer cooperation and stronger ties as China's top legislator Zhang Dejiang concluded his visit to the Baltic country on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/16 19:36:03

Senior Chinese, US officials exchange views on Korean Peninsula situation

Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson exchanged views on the situation on the Korean Peninsula via phone on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/16 17:31:27

Chinese navy rescues Panamanian ship from pirates in Gulf of Aden

The Chinese navy rescued a Panamanian merchant ship from pirates in the Gulf of Aden over the weekend, the second time it has helped a vessel under threat this month.
Source: Global Times | 2017/4/16 16:58:39

China pledges further cooperation with Slovenia under Belt and Road Initiative

China is willing to speed up the discussion over the signing of a MOU of the Belt and Road Initiative with Slovenia in order to promote bilateral economic cooperation, visiting Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli said here on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/16 8:14:24

China welcomes improved Russia-US ties

China welcomes the continuous improvement of the Russia-US relations, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/15 7:43:37

China urges US, ROK to stop THAAD deployment immediately

China strongly urges the United States and the Republic of Korea (ROK) to stop deploying the US Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) missile defense system, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/15 7:40:22

Swiss president to attend Belt and Road forum in Beijing

Swiss President Doris Leuthard will attend the Belt and Road forum for international cooperation in Beijing on May 14 and 15.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/15 7:20:14

Chinese, Russian FMs discuss Syria, Korean Peninsula issues

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Russian counterpart, Sergei Lavrov, held a strategic communication via phone Friday on bilateral ties, the situation in Syria and the Korean Peninsula.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/15 7:19:39

China, France to boost bilateral ties

China-France relationship is one of the most mature and stable examples of ties between major countries, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/4/14 23:56:51