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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

Morocco, China give new impetus to bilateral partnership in 2017

Morocco and China have given new impetus to their bilateral ties in 2017 in line with the strategic partnership that was established a year ago between the two countries.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/31 9:43:05

Yearender: Top-level diplomacy navigates sound, constructive China-US ties

With three formal face-to-face meetings and nine phone calls, the top leaders of China and the United States have maintained close communication this year, navigating the future development of bilateral relationship.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/30 12:11:40

China tells Japan to handle comfort women issue "in responsible way"

China said Friday Japan should deal with the comfort women issue in a responsible way, in light of Japan's refusal to make changes to an agreement made with the Republic of Korea (ROK) in 2015.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/29 20:04:48

China says reports of Chinese ships sending oil to DPRK untrue

China on Friday said the reports of Chinese ships sending oil to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) "do not accord with facts."
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/29 20:04:32

Trump's tweet on China-N.Korea oil trade absurd, counterproductive: analysts

US President Donald Trump might have intended to pressure China into doing more on North Korea by sending out a tweet that basically accuses China of potentially violating UN resolutions. Instead, his tweet, which lacked substantiated evidence, was met with mockery and criticism in China on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/29 18:55:52

Chinese-built railways improve transport in Africa

China has been playing a crucial part in improving Africa's transport over the years, giving a much-needed boost to the continent's efforts to achieve regional integration.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/29 11:13:45

Xi calls for more efforts in major-country diplomacy with Chinese characteristics

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday met with Chinese diplomatic envoys to foreign countries, calling for more efforts to advance the major-country diplomacy with Chinese characteristics.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/29 8:28:23

Xi pledges to enhance party-to-party exchanges with Japan

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday called on China and Japan to enhance party-to-party exchanges and cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/29 8:27:46

Optimism grows over China's diplomacy: poll

Poll results show over 90 percent of Chinese people say China's diplomatic efforts are improving and they are confident in the country's ability to rein in controversial issues in neighboring regions.
Source: Global Times | 2017/12/28 21:13:39

Yearender: China-Europe cooperation remains stable amid European uncertainties

On Christmas Day, a cargo train loaded with 90 standard containers of goods left Zhengzhou, central China's transport hub, for Hamburg in northern Germany. It marked the 1,000th such trip between the two cities.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/28 13:41:54

China will work with Malawi to deepen friendly, cooperative relations -- Xi

China is willing to work with Malawi to deepen their friendly and cooperative relations in a comprehensive way, Chinese President Xi Jinping said Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/28 11:25:36

Time to end the "China Threat" mindset

Talking about the "China Threat" has long-been a way for confused ideologues to grab attention, but such claims are clearly out of date, indicative of a zero-sum-game attitude and cold war mentality.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/12/28 8:21:20