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China-Pakistan Economic Corridor to bring benefits to investors: minister

Pakistani Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reform Ahsan Iqbal on Thursday said that the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) will bring enormous benefits to investors, inviting other countries to join the multi-million-US dollar project.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/5 0:38:28

Trump tweet draws China, Pakistan closer

A Twitter attack by US President Donald Trump against Pakistan on New Year's Day appears to be helping boost the already close ties between Pakistan and China as days after the tirade two important advances in financing and military cooperation between the later two countries were reported.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/4 21:28:39

Chinese premier to attend Lancang-Mekong leaders' meeting, visit Cambodia

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang will attend the second Lancang-Mekong River Cooperation (LMC) leaders' meeting in Phnom Penh and pay an official visit to Cambodia from Jan. 10 to 11.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/4 13:43:54

China, Laos sign agreement on Lancang-Mekong cooperation fund

China and Laos have signed an agreement on Lancang-Mekong cooperation funding for Lao projects in Vientiane.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/3 23:18:39

CPC congress boosts China-LatAm cooperation opportunities: Chinese ambassador

The 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) fostered "new opportunities for cooperation between China and Latin America," a Chinese diplomat said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/3 15:00:12

China, Laos sign agreement on Lancang-Mekong cooperation fund

Chinese Ambassador to Laos Wang Wentian and Lao Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Khamphao Ernthavanh have signed an agreement on Lancang-Mekong cooperation funding for Lao projects.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/3 9:55:54

Trump tweet signals US efforts to woo India: experts

The US is wooing India to form an ally for its Indo-Pacific strategy, experts said Tuesday after US President Donald Trump's blast alleging US aid was repaid by Pakistan with "nothing but lies and deceit."
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/2 23:18:39

China backs South Korea-North Korea talks at Winter Olympic Games

China supports South Korea and North Korea improving ties and easing tensions on the Korean Peninsula at the South Korean Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang in February, China's foreign ministry said Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/2 23:18:39

Iran unrest a reminder that economic growth could beat meddling forces: Chinese analyst

The mass demonstrations in Iran will not affect the Belt and Road Initiative in the region, but serve as a reminder that robust economic development could prevent "overseas hostile forces" from toppling a sovereign government, Chinese experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/2 23:13:39

China, Georgia FTA takes effect

Quarantine authorities of China's Shandong Province issued a certificate of origin for a batch of mirror boards to be exported to Georgia, the first such certificate signed under the free trade agreement between the two countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/2 20:41:44

French president to visit China

French President Emmanuel Macron will pay a state visit to China from Jan. 8 to 10 at the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang announced Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/2 12:19:12

Chinese-built modern Ethio-Djibouti railway begins commercial operations

The Chinese-built 756 km electrified rail project connecting landlocked Ethiopia to Djibouti officially started commercial operations on Monday with a ceremony held in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/2 12:13:10

French president to visit China

French President Emmanuel Macron will pay a state visit to China from Jan. 8 to 10 at the invitation of Chinese President Xi Jinping, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang announced Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/2 11:08:27

India to continue 'disturbing' China with border issues in 2018: expert

China should be on high alert as New Delhi might continue to disturb Beijing on border issues, experts warned on Monday after a senior Indian cabinet official visited India's border police troops on Sunday to celebrate the New Year.
Source: Global Times | 2018/1/1 23:08:40

China-Russia oil pipeline begins operating, expected to double imports

A second line of the China-Russia oil pipeline began operation on Monday, raising China's annual imports of Russian crude oil from 15 million to 30 million tons.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/1 23:03:40

Xi, Zuma exchange congratulations on anniversary of relations

Chinese President Xi Jinping exchanged congratulatory messages with his South African counterpart Jacob Zuma on the 20th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/1/1 16:21:17

China-Finland innovation cooperation boasts huge potential: Finnish business leader

Huge potential lies in the innovation cooperation between Finland and China especially in the coming years, said Petri Vuorio, director for international trade of the Confederation of Finnish Industries.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/31 13:15:26

Xi says China ready to promote mutual trust, cooperation with Russia in 2018

Chinese President Xi Jinping said Sunday he is ready to join his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, in consolidating political and strategic mutual trust, and expanding bilateral all-around pragmatic cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/31 12:15:56