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China confirms holding of meeting for five nuclear states

China will host the first formal meeting in two years of the five main nuclear nations on January 30, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/25 9:54:30

China-aided development center for disabled children handed over to Mongolia

The handover ceremony of the China-aided development center for children with disabilities was held in the Mongolian capital Ulan Bator on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/25 9:51:51

China, France ready to steadily boost ties: Chinese FM

China and France are willing to steadily promote the Sino-French comprehensive strategic partnership, visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/25 9:07:49

Malaysia's new king

Sultan Abdullah Ibni Sultan Ahmad Shah, who was named as Malaysia's 16th king on Thursday, leaves Malaysia's National Palace in Kuala Lumpur after a meeting. The election of the new king follows the unprecedented resignation of Sultan Muhammad V, Malaysia's 15th king, who married a Russian ex-beauty queen.
Source: AFP | 2019/1/24 23:03:41

China opposes foreign intervention in Venezuela's domestic affairs

China said on Thursday it opposed foreign intervention in Venezuela's situation and urged the US and Venezuela to deal with each other based on mutual respect and a principle of non-interference as Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced ties with the US had been cut.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/24 23:03:40

FM urges Canada to make right choice

China urged Canada to “make the right choice” on Thursday, after Canada's ambassador to China John McCallum reportedly said the Huawei executive arrested in Vancouver at the request of the US has a strong case to fight extradition.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/24 21:48:40

Visit Laos-China Year to kick off for tourism promotion in 2019

China and Laos will launch a major campaign on Friday for boosting tourism cooperation between the two countries throughout 2019.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/24 13:09:17

Magazine on China-Pakistan relations launched in Islamabad

The China-Pakistan Study Center has launched a magazine with an aim to cover the entire gamut of the relationship between the two countries, including politics, economy, culture and people-to-people contacts.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/24 9:28:15

Canada must not follow biased few: embassy

Intergovernmental relations between China and Canada have been impacted recently by some unpleasant issues, but the Chinese side stressed that the "people-to-people and sub-national" exchanges and cooperation should not be harmed and Canadians should not be misled by biased and hostile information about China.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/24 0:38:32

Diplomatic envoys, foreign journalists praise Xinjiang's stability, economic development

Editor's Notes: Foreign diplomatic envoys and journalists hailed the Chinese government's efforts to counter terrorism in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region and recognized the significance of the region's vocational education and training centers after they paid a visit.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/24 0:33:40

NK art troupe to visit Beijing

A North Korean art troupe is scheduled to begin their China tour on Wednesday, which apparently shows that China-North Korean ties have risen to a new level, expanding from mutual trust between their top leaders to people-to-people exchanges.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/24 0:13:39

US extradition mirrors Iran sanctions: FM

The US request to extradite Huaiwei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou goes against international law and mirrors its unilateral sanctions on Iran, which is opposed by the international community, Chinese Foreign Ministry said Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/23 23:33:40

Mutual respect and benefit, responsibility crucial for today's world: Chinese Ambassador to France

Chinese Ambassador to France Zhai Jun said here on Tuesday that mutual respect, mutual benefit and responsibility, the three essential elements embodied in the Sino-France relations, are of great significance for today's world.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/23 10:37:05

China, Cambodia seek new efforts to boost economic, trade ties

The China-Cambodia Trade and Investment Promotion Forum 2019 was held in Beijing Tuesday, aimed at exploring ways to boost economic, trade and investment ties between the two countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/23 9:05:49

Senior UN official hails China's role in backing multilateralism

A senior UN official on Tuesday hailed China's role in supporting multilateralism, saying China can take the lead in this regard to address global challenges ranging from climate change to possible misuse of new technologies.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/23 8:52:12

Curbing violence with violence not to solve problems in Palestine: Chinese envoy

A Chinese envoy on Tuesday urged the international community to promote the resumption of peace talks between Palestine and Israel, calling on all parties to exercise restraint.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/1/23 8:19:45

Release appeal of Canadians 'disrespects Chinese laws'

An open letter asking China to release two detained Canadians disrespects the independence of Chinese law, and does not represent mainstream international opinion, said China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA).
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/22 22:58:40

China urges US, Canada to correct mistake on the extradition of Huawei CFO

China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday said the US and Canada are abusing the extradition treaty, and urged the US to correct its mistake immediately and not to send the extradition request for Huawei chief financial officer Meng Wanzhou.
Source: Global Times | 2019/1/22 20:43:17