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China, Nepal vow to further promote pragmatic cooperation

Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang and Nepali Deputy Prime Minister Bijay Kumar Gachhadar agreed on Tuesday to make joint efforts to further advance pragmatic cooperation between the two countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/16 8:08:23

North Korea using missile threat as leverage: expert

North Korea is using its threat of a missile attack as leverage, a Chinese expert said, after North Korean leader Kim Jong-un reportedly reviewed a missile attack plan on Guam.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/15 21:28:39

China urges Japan to reflect on history on 72nd anniversary of World War II surrender

Chinese experts said that history should always serve as a warning, especially since the current Japanese government is promoting militarism, as China marked on Tuesday the 72nd anniversary of Japan's surrender in World War II.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/15 21:23:40

Doklam standoff has fundamentally changed China’s perception of India: expert

India’s attempt to blackmail China into concessions is destined to fail and the Doklam standoff has fundamentally changed how the country is viewed by China, from a friend to a rival, experts interviewed by the Global Times said Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/15 21:08:39

China poised to take on more responsibility with new peace initiative for Middle East

China as a rising power is poised to shoulder more responsibilities in helping resolve hotspot issues around the world, especially in the chaotic Middle East.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/15 11:57:02

China voices 'grave concern' over Trump's trade probe

China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) on Tuesday morning (local time) voiced "grave concern" over US President Donald Trump's move to initiate an investigation into allegations that China has been "practicing intellectual infringement."
Source: CGTN | 2017/8/15 10:05:50

China to start enforcing new UN sanctions on N.Korea, hopes to get Pyongyang back to talks

China will begin enforcing the latest UN sanctions against North Korea on Tuesday, a move which shows Beijing's firm commitment to getting Pyongyang back to constructive talks and peacefully addressing the regional crisis, Chinese experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/14 21:33:40

Vice premier visits Pakistan, Nepal as standoff with India remains

A Chinese vice premier will visit Nepal on Monday amid the China-India standoff in Doklam, with experts saying both countries may be trying to resolve the standoff through back channels.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/14 21:03:39

China, Pakistan vow to further deepen bilateral pragmatic cooperation

China and Pakistan on Sunday promised to deepen their pragmatic cooperation in various fields during a meeting between Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and visiting Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/14 9:36:34

Trade war feared from US action

A possible US investigation into China’s trade practices may heighten friction and eventually lead to a “trade war,” warned Chinese experts.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/14 0:08:39

India should not link everything to China border disputes: expert

India should not link everything to its border disputes with China, a Chinese expert said on Sunday after India media blamed the standoff for stalling its plan with Nepal to re-measure the world's tallest peak.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/13 23:03:40

US, Japan, South Korea forming military alliance as a strategy to put pressure on China: experts

Chinese experts warned that the US, Japan and South Korea have set aside their differences to unite militarily against North Korea's nuclear weapons threat.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/13 23:03:39

China plays more wise role to push for Mideast peace: politician

A Palestinian party leader held that China can play more wise role in solving the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, and China has a much more balanced role than that of other powers to thrash out an effective solution.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/13 17:37:16

China plays more wise role to push for Mideast peace: politician

A Palestinian party leader held that China can play more wise role in solving the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, and China has a much more balanced role than that of other powers to thrash out an effective solution.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/13 16:47:59

Chinese premier expresses condolences over Egypt's train collision

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Saturday sent a message of condolences to his Egyptian counterpart, Sherif Ismail, over the deadly train collision in the northern Egyptian city of Alexandria.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/13 14:16:25

Trump to direct USTR to determine whether to investigate China's trade practices

The US administration said in Washington on Saturday that President Donald Trump will direct on Monday the US trade representative (USTR) to determine whether to investigate China's trade practices, triggering concerns that Washington may take unilateral moves harming China-US trade and economic ties.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/13 6:21:15

Xi extends condolences to Egypt's Sisi over deadly train collision

Chinese President Xi Jinping extended on Saturday condolences to his Egyptian counterpart, Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi, over a deadly train collision that killed 49 in the North African nation.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/12 23:55:07

Chinese vice premier to head for Pakistan, Nepal

Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang will leave for Pakistan and Nepal to attend activities marking the 70th anniversary of Pakistan's independence and visit Nepal from August 13 to 17.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/12 18:51:01