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TV, beer, elephants and railways spur Laos and China ties


"Speaking Chinese will open up new opportunities for me. With many Lao people keen to learn Chinese, when I go back home after graduation next year, I will teach the Chinese language, culture and politics," said Tala, a Lao from Vientiane who is getting a career boost in China.

Guangdong’s Panama Village exemplifies immigration legacy of 160 years

In rural Guangzhou, many can point to the direction of “Panama Village.” The village is a nickname for Rulin, a town in Huadu district, Guangdong Province. Over the past two ...

Even before the military takeover, Chinese investment in Zimbabwe had been dwindling

Zimbabwe’s political turmoil has drawn heavy attention in China. Robert Mugabe, the South African nation’s 93-year-old president, has long been dubbed “China’s old friend.”


China's top legislator meets Panamanian president

China's top legislator Zhang Dejiang on Monday met with Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/20 15:15:02

DPRK foreign minister to visit Cuba

The foreign minister of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) will visit Cuba on Monday to discuss bilateral cooperation and other important topics, said the Cuban Foreign Ministry on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/20 11:30:35

China proposes three-phase solution to Rakhine issue in Myanmar: FM

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Sunday that China proposed a three-phase solution to help settle the issue in Myanmar's Rakhine state.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/20 10:11:24

China proposes building China-Myanmar economic corridor to boost cooperation

China has proposed building an economic corridor with Myanmar to further enhance bilateral pragmatic cooperation, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/20 10:05:58

China, Myanmar vow to further promote ties, cooperation

China and Myanmar on Sunday vowed to further promote their bilateral relationship and deepen their pragmatic cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/20 7:44:53

PLA opens website for tip-offs

The Central Military Commission (CMC) has announced the opening of an online report site on Sunday that the public can use to report or provide information on illegal behavior related to the military, either anonymously or by real name.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/19 22:43:40

Authority in central China's Hunan province investigates TB outbreak

Authorities for discipline inspection in central China's Hunan Province are investigating whether there is a dereliction of duty or misconduct of civil servants following an outbreak of tuberculosis there.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/20 0:28:00

Tracing victims

A college student shades the names of Nanjing Massacre victims inscribed on the wall at The Memorial Hall of the Victims in Nanjing Massacre by Japanese Invaders on Sunday. The memorial hall inaugurated an online commemoration service ahead of the 80th anniversary of the massacre. Photo: VCG
Source: VCG | 2017/11/19 23:33:39

Xi’s envoy meets North Korean officials

A special envoy sent to North Korea by Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, has met with high-level officials of North Korea's Workers' Party, leading experts to suggest a breakthrough to the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue might be possible.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/19 23:13:40

Chinese FM offers continued aid to Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Saturday that China is willing to help Bangladesh and Myanmar to properly solve the Rohingya issue.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/19 23:13:39

Criticism of Hong Kong, mainland rail link groundless: expert

Politicizing the management of passenger handling at the West Kowloon Station of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link (XRL) is not in the interest of Hong Kong's people nor its economic development, an expert said Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/19 23:13:39

China welcomes balanced results of COP 23, urges talks on climate

China's special representative on climate change affairs, Xie Zhenhua, said that the dialogue on climate change, "while still not 100 percent satisfactory."
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/19 22:28:39

Missile Dongfeng-41 matures considerably, will serve PLA within months: analysts

China's next-generation intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) - the Dongfeng-41 - could be in the People Liberation Army's (PLA) lineup as early as the first half of 2018.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/19 22:23:39