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China, UAE to cement bilateral cooperation, promote BRI

The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, on Monday met with Chinese President Xi Jinping's special representative Yang Jiechi here, and discussed means to further bilateral cooperation and the Belt and Road Initiative.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/15 9:14:53

Feature: China launches digital TV project for 1,000 Nigerian villages

Kpaduma, an underdeveloped rural community at the edge of Abuja, Nigeria's capital, came alive Monday as its people turned out en masse in jubilation to welcome Chinese technicians and their local partners to launch a digital satellite television project.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/15 9:13:44

Birthday hug

A 1-year-old cub (right) hugs her mother Liang Liang at her first birthday in Malaysia's national zoo in Kuala Lumpur on Monday. The female panda, who has not been named, is the second cub of Liang Liang and Xing Xing, a pair loaned from China.
Source: AFP | 2019/1/14 23:58:39

US plays Taiwan card to contain China: experts

A top US Navy officer's visit to China includes a stop in Nanjing, East China's Jiangsu Province, which Chinese analysts believe is a sign that the US is highlighting the island of Taiwan in its military talks with China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/14 21:03:39

China's surplus with the US at highest level since 2006, casting shadow on future talks

Despite a volatile 2018, China achieved record-high foreign trade worth $4.62 trillion in the last year and a reduction in its trade surplus to the lowest since 2013, which highlights its optimized trade structure and its economy's vitality and resilience despite the lingering trade frictions with the US.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/14 19:33:39

Ex-Canadian diplomat not qualified for immunity: FM

China's Foreign Ministry said on Monday that former Canadian diplomat Michael Kovrig, who was detained on suspicion of endangering China's national security, is not entitled to diplomatic immunity.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/14 17:38:39

US shutdown 'won't affect tarrif truce': experts

Chinese experts warned of the effect of the US government shutdown on public confidence in Chinese financial markets. But they believe the shutdown will have little impact on the 90-day truce in tariffs between China and the US.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/13 21:53:39

China urges fair, lawful treatment of citizen after Poland arrested Huawei employee for espionage

China's Embassy in Poland has urged the country to deal with the arrest of a Huawei employee fairly and lawfully and said it opposes any unfounded accusations that are not based on facts.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/13 15:18:39

Senior CPC official meets Afghan president's national security adviser

Guo Shengkun, a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, met with Afghan president's national security adviser Hamdullah Mohib Friday in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/13 8:56:55

Trips between China, B&R countries to top 85 mln by 2020

Trips between China and countries along the Belt and Road Initiative are expected to exceed 85 million by 2020, a think tank predicted.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/12 17:51:06

China, Tunisia sign economic, technical cooperation agreement

China and Tunisia signed an economic and technical cooperation agreement on Friday to increase China's support for Tunisia.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/12 8:39:30

Kyrgyzstan debunks rumors around Chinese loans

Kyrgyz land won't be given to China because of debts, said Kubatbek Boronov, the first deputy prime minister of Kyrgyzstan, in response to the rising concern over the country's debt issues.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/11 14:08:40

Tesla's first overseas plant in Shanghai heralds China's further opening up: FM spokesperson

China welcomes more foreign enterprises to engage in its new round of high-standard opening up and continues to share benefits from its development opportunities, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/11 13:18:45

Chinese State Councilor meets Afghan president's national security adviser

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with Afghan president's national security adviser Hamdullah Mohib Thursday in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/11 12:04:21

China backs UN for financially supporting G5 Sahel force

A Chinese envoy on Thursday said that China backs the United Nations' necessary financial support for the G5 Sahel joint force.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/11 10:43:08

China, France to launch joint projects under B&R Initiative: ambassador

China and France are expected to jointly launch several projects on infrastructure and ecology in the coming years under the framework of the Belt and Road Initiative, China Ambassador to France Zhai Jun said on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/11 10:21:21

Chinese president's special envoy attends inauguration of Venezuelan president

Chinese President Xi Jinping's special envoy Han Changfu attended the inauguration ceremony of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro here Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/11 9:50:46

Chinese, British FMs hold phone conversation over ties, Myanmar

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi held a phone conversation with British Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Jeremy Hunt on Thursday and exchanged views over China-Britain ties and the Myanmar issue.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/11 9:50:08