CHINA

Environmental policies give Hainan foundation for prosperity


Under the betel trees of Beireng Village in China's tropical island province of Hainan, Wang Qiuxiang's coffee stall always does brisk business, even if the items on her menu are more expensive than those of some of the boutique coffee shops in the city.

China, Japan to hold talks on maritime affairs

China and Japan will hold their ninth round of high-level consultations on maritime affairs in Sendai, Japan, on Thursday and Friday, a foreign ministry spokesperson said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/17 17:09:15

Chinese state councilor meets with Japanese business figures

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi met with figures from Japanese economic circles here Tuesday, including Sadayuki Sakakibara, current chairman of Keidanran or Japan Business Federation, and Hiroaki Nakanishi, who has been elected Keidanran's next leader.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/17 14:34:40

China sees steady employment in Q1

China continued to see a stable job market in the first quarter this year, with the unemployment rate at a relatively low level, official data showed Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/17 13:57:45

65 sentenced for telecom fraud in northwest China

A court in northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region on Monday sentenced 65 people for telecom fraud.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/17 13:36:45

China's resident income up 6.6 pct in Q1

China's average per capita disposable income grew 6.6 percent year on year in real terms to 7,815 yuan (about 1,245 US dollars) in the first quarter of 2018, official data showed Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/17 11:37:21

Europe accounts for 10 pct of customized travel by outbound Chinese tourists: report

China's customized travel market in 2017 was growing fast, an industry report revealed on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/17 10:21:22

Libya expresses willingness to join Belt and Road Initiative

Libya's UN-backed Deputy Prime Minister Ahmed M'etig on Monday revealed that Libya desires to develop its economy by joining in the Belt and Road Initiative at a meeting with Wang Qimin, Charge d'affaires of the Chinese Embassy to Libya.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/17 10:16:49

China urges US to treat Chinese companies lawfully, fairly

China's Ministry of Commerce (MOC) on Tuesday urged the United States to create a fair, just, and stable legal and policy environment for Chinese companies.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/17 10:08:19

Chinese envoy condemns use of sexual violence as tactic of war

A Chinese envoy on Monday condemned the use of sexual violence as a tactic of war and any act of sexual violence perpetrated against women and girls.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/17 10:03:30

Ireland to start exporting beef to China: minister

Ireland will start exporting beef to China very shortly, announced the Irish agriculture minister on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/17 9:34:50

China, India share huge cooperation potential: FM

China and India share extensive common interests and have a huge potential for cooperation, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/17 9:24:52

Nepali gov't committed to implementing deals with China: foreign minister

Nepali Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali on Monday said his government is committed to implementing bilateral agreements reached between Nepal and China.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/17 9:08:38

China, Japan agree to further improve ties, expand cooperation

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Monday agreed that both sides should work together to further improve bilateral ties and expand cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/17 8:50:17