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China, US resume trade talks to end spat

Chinese and US officials are facing pressure to strike a deal to end their trade stand-off before a fast approaching deadline, as they prepare for a new round of trade negotiations in Washington starting Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/29 21:23:40

Chinese vice premier arrives in Washington for economic, trade consultations

Chinese Vice Premier Liu He arrived in Washington D.C. on Monday afternoon for the upcoming high-level economic and trade consultations with the US side.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/29 11:58:13

Chinese State Councilor meets Sudanese presidential envoy

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with Sudanese presidential envoy Faysal Hassan Ibrahim Ali in Beijing Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/29 10:51:37

Chinese, Vietnamese presidents exchange greetings ahead of lunar new year

General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday exchanged greetings with General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee and State President Nguyen Phu Trong on the coming lunar new year.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/29 8:26:01

'Political' actions of US, Canada prove Meng case not judicial

The January 30 deadline for the US to extradite Huawei Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Meng Wanzhou, who was detained by Canada on December 1, is fast approaching, and experts said that the latest actions of the US and Canada show a complicated situation that proves China's stance that this is a political rather than a judicial matter.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/28 23:18:06

Tourism boom in NK expected in 2019

With an increasing number of advertisements about North Korea appearing on China's social media and travel platforms, industry insiders reached by the Global Times said they are quite confident that North Korea can expect a boom in its tourism industry this year.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/28 23:13:39

Xi, wife watch NK performance

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and Chinese president, and his wife Peng Liyuan on Sunday met with Senior North Korean official Ri Su-yong and watched a performance by North Korean artists.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/28 22:13:39

US 1,000-mile range 'supergun' may be a de facto intermediate-range ballistic missile: analysts

The US' in-development 1,000-mile range "supergun" that is claimed to be able to outrange Chinese military in the South China Sea could be in fact a cover-up for an anti-ship intermediate-range ballistic missile, since such a weapon would break the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF Treaty) which the US is trying to pullout from, Chinese experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/28 17:58:40

Chinese embassy donates e-motorcycles to Manila police in Philippines

The Chinese embassy in the Philippines donated 50 units of eco-friendly electric motorcycles to Manila Police District (MPD) on Monday to help the local police force becoming more effective.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/28 14:01:06

Chinese envoy says "no worries" over Siemens-Alstom merger

The Chinese envoy to the European Union (EU) has said he has no worries over Siemens-Alstom merger.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/28 14:00:32

Chinese envoys say fabricated accusation against Huawei harmful to free, fair competition

Senior Chinese diplomats in Europe have recently slammed the "groundless" accusation against Chinese telecommunication giant Huawei, stressing that Huawei does not pose any threat to any country.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/28 13:59:54

China-US relations forge ahead despite twists and turns, says Chinese diplomat

China-US relations have forged ahead despite twists and turns, a senior Chinese diplomat said here Saturday night.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/28 12:02:43

Chinese envoy says united Europe, strong Euro good for China

A prosperous, united, and strong Europe is in the interest of China, so is a strong euro, the Chinese envoy to the European Union (EU) has said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/28 12:01:02

Chinese community in Uganda welcomes Chinese New Year

The Chinese community in Uganda on Sunday held celebrations ahead of the upcoming Chinese Spring Festival of the Year of the Pig.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/28 11:59:46

Xi and his wife meet senior DPRK official, watch art performance

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and Chinese president, and his wife Peng Liyuan on Sunday met with Ri Su Yong, a senior official from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), and watched a performance by DPRK artists.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/28 8:08:54

Trudeau's firing of top diplomat in China lambasted, mocked

News about Canada's top diplomat in China being forced to resign after his outspoken comments on Vancouver's detention of a senior Huawei executive is making headlines on China's major media outlets and has been a trending topic on social media platforms over the weekend.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/27 19:58:39

Missile launch shows China's DF-26 able to adjust position mid-flight, attack moving aircraft carriers: expert

Close-up details of the Chinese anti-ship ballistic missile DF-26 show that the missile can greatly adjust its position mid-flight to accurately attack a moving aircraft carrier, experts said Sunday after China showcased the launch of its new-generation missile for the first time.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/27 16:00:50

Xi, Macron exchange congratulations on 55th anniversary of China-France ties

Chinese President Xi Jinping and French President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday exchanged congratulations on the 55th anniversary of the establishment of China-France diplomatic relations.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/27 13:50:13