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Chinese President Xi Jinping and Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud attend the “Road to the Arab Republic” – the closing ceremony for an exhibition of artifacts unearthed in Saudi Arabia, at China National Museum in Beijing on Thursday.
Source: AFP | 2017/3/16 23:58:40

Public anticipates Xi-Trump summit

The Chinese public is anticipating the possible meeting between President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump, after US media reported that the White House will invite Xi to a summit to be held in Florida in April.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/16 23:53:39

China, Pakistan to further boost military cooperation

The military cooperation between China and Pakistan will be further enhanced especially in weapons and anti-terrorism sectors, experts noted after a meeting between two senior military officers of the two countries on Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/16 22:18:40

TV show reveals flawed Japan food products

China on Thursday expressed its concern over the safety of food products imported from Japan, after the annual national CCTV gala claimed that a Japanese brand sells food products in China from regions which are contaminated by nuclear leakage in Fukushima.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/16 21:03:40

DPRK diplomat warns Korean Peninsula at edge of nuclear war

The persistent joint military exercises carried out by the US and South Korea should be blamed for the current situation on the Korean Peninsula, said Pak Myong-ho, Minister of the DPRK Embassy in China at a news conference held at the embassy in Beijing on Thursday. The Korean Peninsula is at the edge of nuclear war, warned Pak, who further vowed that North Korea will continue with nuclear tests if the threat of force "at the gate of North Korea" persists.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/16 18:53:19

Tillerson's first China visit to build on positive momentum in China-US ties

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's upcoming first visit to China is to build on positive momentum in the relations between China and the Trump administration, experts said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/16 9:54:53

Chinese envoy calls for enhanced efforts to combat human trafficking

The international community must step up efforts to combat human trafficking and slavery in regions of conflict, said a Chinese envoy at UN headquarter on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/16 7:11:13

With eye on future, Saudi King kicks off visit to China

The King of Saudi Arabia Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud arrived in Beijing Wednesday for a state visit which will last until Saturday, a trip experts said signals Saudi Arabia's determination to treat China as a reliable and strong partner at a time Saudi-US ties are experiencing difficulties.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/16 0:28:40

Beijing does not wish to see ASEAN nations taking sides

China does not wish to see Southeast Asian countries taking sides between China and the US, and envisions the Asia-Pacific to be a stable and orderly region, Premier Li Keqiang said Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/16 0:28:39

Tillerson set to arrive in Tokyo on his first tour of East Asian countries

Washington’s top diplomat arrived in Tokyo on Wednesday to begin his first tour of Asian capitals under the shadow of North Korea’s nuclear posturing.
Source: AFP-Global Times | 2017/3/15 22:18:40

China, SK cut flights to each other’s country

Several airline companies in China and South Korea have cut the number of flights to each other’s country due to a sharp drop in passengers, amid a standoff over Seoul’s decision to deploy the US Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/15 21:53:39

China urges EU to ease high-tech export restrictions

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday urged the European Union (EU) to ease its high-tech export restrictions on China, responding to concerns over the bloc's trade deficit with the world's second largest economy.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/15 14:07:42

China-Russia trade turns for strong growth: premier

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Wednesday that China-Russia trade relations have turned the corner and achieved strong growth.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/15 13:09:58

China hopes for continued peace, stability in Asia Pacific: premier

Premier Li Keqiang said Wednesday that China hopes to see continued peace and stability in the Asia-Pacific region.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/15 13:09:33

Premier Li says China does not want trade war with US

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Wednesday China does not want to see a trade war between the world's biggest and second biggest economies.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/15 11:57:13

China committed to denuclearization, proposes dialogue to solve Korean Peninsula issue

China is committed to denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula and proposes dialogue to de-escalate the current tensions, Premier Li Keqiang said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/15 11:47:37

China, US communicating on presidents' meeting: Premier Li

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Wednesday that China and the United States are in close communication on a meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and his US counterpart Donald Trump.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/15 11:15:57

Chinese vice premier to visit Philippines

Chinese Vice Premier Wang Yang will pay an official visit to the Philippines from March 16 to 19 at the invitation of the government of the Republic of the Philippines, said a Foreign Ministry spokesperson on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/15 9:44:07