CHINA

Election looks difficult for Tsai despite nomination


The 2020 Taiwan regional election would be difficult for current Taiwan leader Tsai Ing-wen because of her low support on the island, an expert said on Wednesday, after Tsai's nomination as the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) candidate.

Chinese Foreign Ministry speaks on HKSAR ordinance amendment issues

The Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs Saturday spoke on issues related to the amendment of two ordinances concerning the transfer of fugitive offenders by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/16 11:23:03

Chinese cruise tourism market to flourish with massive growth potential

China enjoys the potential to become the world's largest cruise market, as its cruise tourism industry is expected to boom, driven by international players and government supports, according to industry insiders and market researchers.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/16 11:20:07

Taiwan's DPP phone primary marred by low participation

The Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) inner-party primary result is not a representation of the will of the people among those on the island since participation was extremely low, said a Chinese mainland expert on Taiwan studies.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/16 10:03:39

CICA members call for sustainable security, development in Asia

Member states of the Conference on Interaction and Confidence Building Measures in Asia (CICA) on Saturday agreed to make further joint efforts to promote comprehensive and sustainable security and development in Asia, according to a declaration issued after the fifth CICA summit held in the Tajik capital.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/16 9:59:01

Chinese vice president calls for closer local cooperation with Russia

Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan attended the sixth China-Russia Exposition from June 14 to 15 in Harbin, Northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, and met with Russian Deputy Prime Minister Maxim Akimov.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/16 9:53:46

Sixth China-Russia Expo opens with focus on local-level cooperation

The Sixth China-Russia Expo opened Saturday in Harbin, capital of northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, with a focus on promoting China-Russia cooperation at local levels.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/16 9:22:06

Beijing new airport subway line starts test run

Self-driving trains for the subway line connecting downtown Beijing with its new international airport started trial run Saturday, according to local authorities.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/16 8:41:22

Xi receives Crown Order from Tajik President Rahmon

Chinese President Xi Jinping received the Order of the Crown, Tajikistan's highest decoration, from Tajik President Emomali Rahmon here on Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/16 8:03:17

China, Tajikistan agree to deepen ties for common prosperity

Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Tajik counterpart Emomali Rahmon held talks here Saturday, agreeing to further deepen the two countries' comprehensive strategic partnership for common development and prosperity.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/16 7:49:03

Central government supports, respects and understands decision to suspend Hong Kong's extradition bill

Three government departments including the Liaison Office of the Central People's Government in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR), the Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office of the State Council and Chinese foreign ministry all expressed support, respect and understanding of Hong Kong government's decision to suspend the extradition bill on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/15 20:36:41

Xi urges joint efforts to open up new prospects for Asian security, development

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday urged Asian countries and their partners to join hands in opening up new prospects for Asian security and development under new circumstances.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/15 18:34:59

Sixth China-Russia Expo opens in Harbin

The Sixth China-Russia Expo opened Saturday in Harbin, capital of northeast China's Heilongjiang Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/15 17:40:26

Xi's article on cultural confidence to be published

An article by Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on strengthening cultural confidence and developing a great socialist culture in China will be published Sunday in the 12th issue of the Qiushi Journal this year.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/15 17:27:15