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China rejects Vietnam's accusations about infringing on its sovereignty

China's Foreign Ministry on Wednesday reiterated that China has sovereign rights and jurisdiction over the Nansha Islands and adjacent waters nearing Vanguard Bank, rejecting Vietnam's repeated claims that China's research in the area has infringed on its sovereignty.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/18 20:13:40

China, Russia aim to double trade volume, intensify cooperation

China and Russia Tuesday agreed to further enhance cooperation in trade, energy and other areas, setting a goal to double bilateral trade volume.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/18 11:13:42

China, Russia to jointly deal with global challenges

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrived in St. Petersburg for an official three-day visit to Russia, with observers saying on Tuesday that China and Russia are the two major powers capable of effectively balancing the uncertainties caused by US unilateralism in the international arena.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/17 22:38:42

China praises Solomon Islands for cutting ties with Taiwan island

The Taiwan Affairs Office of China's State Council praised Solomon Islands on Tuesday after the country ended "diplomatic ties" with the island of Taiwan on Monday, saying that the decision will benefit the country's people and the one-China principle in an overwhelming global trend of recognition.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/17 16:11:48

Chinese FM to attend 74th UN general assembly session

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi will attend the general debate of the United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 24, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/17 12:56:32

China 'highly appreciates' Solomon Islands' cutting Taiwan ties

China on Monday said it highly appreciates the Solomon Islands' decision to cut the "diplomatic ties" with the island of Taiwan and acknowledge the one-China principle.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/16 18:15:54

China invited to send delegation to US for vice-ministerial level trade talks

Upon invitation from the U.S. side, Liao Min, deputy director of the Office of the Central Commission for Financial and Economic Affairs and vice Finance Minister, plans to lead a delegation to visit the United States on Wednesday for trade consultations.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/17 9:45:04

Chinese premier arrives in Russia for official visit

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang arrived in St. Petersburg on Monday afternoon for a three-day official visit to Russia.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/17 3:34:25

Chinese premier eyes practical cooperation with Russia to higher level

China and Russia will take stock of the progress that has been made and plan for the future to raise the bilateral practical cooperation to a higher level, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said in an interview published on a Russian newspaper on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/16 19:24:49

Chinese premier leaves for Russia visit, 24th regular meeting between Chinese, Russian heads of government

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang left Beijing on Monday morning for St. Petersburg to pay an official visit to Russia at the invitation of Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/16 14:30:29

Detroit marks 40th anniversary of China-US diplomatic ties

The city of Detroit in the US state of Michigan on Friday recognized Detroit China Day to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the establishment of China-US diplomatic ties.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/15 14:41:06

China sees expanding China-Europe freight rail services

China-Europe freight rail services have expanded in the first eight months of the year with 5,266 trips made during the period, according to the China State Railway Group Co., Ltd.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/15 14:22:44

China huge contributor to international cooperation, says former Peruvian ambassador

China has yielded remarkable development achievements and made great contributions to international cooperation, former Peruvian Ambassador to China and Asia expert Juan Carlos Capunay has said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/13 19:38:03

China welcomes DPRK-US dialogue resumption

China on Thursday said it welcomed the positive signals from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on resuming talks with the United States, calling on the US side to take practical measures to ease tensions and promote talks.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/9/13 8:49:02

Bolton exit marks failure of 'maximum pressure'

US National Security Adviser John Bolton has left the Trump administration as both US President Donald Trump and Bolton himself tweeted on the topic on Tuesday, prompting gleeful Chinese internet users to poke fun at the hawk's exit while experts declared the departure proof positive for the failure of US "maximum pressure."
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/11 19:48:41

China to build warship for Thailand

China and Thailand have signed a deal that will see a Chinese shipbuilding company build a Type 071E landing platform dock (LPD) warship for the Thai navy, a move which shows deepened arms trade cooperation between the two countries, a Chinese military expert said on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/12 0:48:39

China, Kazakhstan lift ties

China and Kazakhstan agreed on Wednesday to forge a permanent comprehensive strategic partnership.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/11 21:23:40

FM spokesperson quotes Mao poem to slam US lawmakers for slandering China over HK affairs

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying quoted one of the most classic poems of the late Chinese leader Mao Zedong at Wednesday's routine press briefing, slamming some US lawmakers for slandering China over Hong Kong affairs and mocking them for being ridiculous and overconfident.
Source: Global Times | 2019/9/11 20:23:20