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India, Pakistan to become full SCO members

The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) is expected to officially embrace India and Pakistan as full members at the upcoming summit in June in the capital of Kazakhstan, the secretary general of the organization confirmed.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/9 22:53:40

Prospects of NK-US peace ‘dim’

China’s call for a halt to the US-South Korean joint drill if North Korea agrees to stop missile and nuclear tests shows the country’s responsible attitude toward regional peace, said experts, warning that the hope of a peaceful solution is dim as the US has already rejected the idea.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/9 22:53:39

China questions EU tariffs on steel products

China seriously questions the anti-dumping survey methods and decision of the European Union (EU), which announced exorbitant tariffs on steel products from China, said a commerce official on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/9 21:19:02

China firmly supports Afghanistan in fighting terrorism

China on Thursday denounced a terrorist attack at a hospital in the Afghan capital of Kabul on Wednesday that killed at least 40 people.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/9 21:08:22

Closer China-US collaboration boon for world

The world is watching closely whether China and the United States are able to open a new chapter of their relationship.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/9 9:40:41

Saudi King to visit China next week

King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia will pay a state visit to China from March 15 to 18, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson announced here on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/9 7:56:17

China willing to deepen cooperation with ASEAN: FM

China is willing to work with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) to pursue greater mutual benefit and intensify cooperation on connectivity and production capacity, Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/9 7:56:01

China, Russia to cooperate on marine high tech to serve Belt and Road Initiative

China and Russia are cooperating on marine technology in the China-Mongolia-Russia economic corridor under the Belt and Road Initiative.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/9 7:48:02

Duterte thanks China for lightening up Philippine economic life

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Wednesday that he made the right decision to rekindle ties with neighboring China and expressed his gratitude toward the Chinese people.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/9 7:47:49

Argentina says China a "significant player in the world"

Argentina's foreign minister Wednesday called China a "significant player in the world" and highlighted that the Asian giant would play an "important role" in Argentina's relations with the world.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/9 7:40:28

Chinese envoy on key achievements along Belt and Road in 2016

The year 2016 saw an increase in China's imports and exports and new contracts Chinese companies signed with countries along the Belt and Road, Chinese Ambassador to Turkey Yu Hongyang said on Wednesday evening.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/9 7:40:11

China ‘anchor of global stability’

As much of the world is showing uncertainties and a tendency to slide toward turbulence, China continues to demonstrate consistency and stability, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/9 0:03:39

Beijing, Manila resume bilateral trade mechanism

Strengthening the economic ties between China and the Philippines will be mutually beneficial and also help maintain regional stability, Chinese analysts said, after senior trade ministers resumed an official bilateral mechanism in Manila on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/8 21:53:40

Tillerson to address security issues on visit to East Asia

The newly appointed US Secretary of State is set to travel to China, South Korea and Japan next week, amid a tense security situation in the Asia-Pacific region.
Source: Global Times | 2017/3/8 21:53:39

China opposes unilateral sanction on Chinese enterprises: FM

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Wednesday that China always opposes unilateral sanctions imposed by foreign governments on Chinese enterprises.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/8 14:02:10

China not to weaken support for Africa: FM

There will be no weakening in China's support for Africa no matter how the international situation or world economy may evolve, Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/8 13:56:09

New media make China's diplomacy more down-to-earth: FM

New media have built a bridge between the Foreign Ministry and the public, making China's diplomacy more down-to-earth, Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/8 13:43:38

Chinese FM urges Japan to be sensible toward China's development

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Wednesday urged Japan "to adopt the right frame of mind" and be sensible to see and accept China's development and revitalization.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/3/8 13:41:43