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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.”


Xi honors ethical role models

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday encouraged ethical role models and pioneers to make new contributions to raising socialist cultural-ethical standards.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/17 21:03:33

China, Morocco sign MOU on Belt and Road

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Moroccan Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Nasser Bourita on Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on joint construction of the Belt and Road.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/17 20:46:22

China builds quality assurance system for Beidou applications

Several testing and certification organizations in China have initiated the development of a quality assurance system for the BeiDou navigation application, the Xinhua News agency reported on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/17 20:03:39

China asks US to properly handle issues regarding Taiwan

China Friday urged the United States to properly handle issues regarding Taiwan, and not to have any official and military contact in any form with the island.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/17 19:59:14

German firms in China remain upbeat: poll

German companies in China remain optimistic despite concerns over regulations on foreign investments, according to the latest survey released by the German Chamber of Commerce in China on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/17 19:58:39

China, Russia to hold anti-missile drills

The joint anti-missile drills to be held by the Chinese and Russian militaries next month show that military trust between the two countries has improved significantly amid increasing missile threats in the region, a Chinese expert said.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/17 19:53:39

Restaurant owner detained for hanging national flag upside down in kitchen

A restaurant owner in Northwest China's Qinghai Province was detained for hanging the country's national flag upside down in the kitchen and "causing an adverse effect in society," a local official said Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/17 18:08:39

Int'l travel fair opens in SW China

The China International Travel Mart opened Friday in southwest China's Yunnan Province, drawing more than 500 overseas travel agencies from 71 countries and regions.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/17 16:56:18

China to distribute exclusive license plates for electric cars

China will introduce green license plates for new energy vehicles (NEVs) in 12 cities on Nov. 20, the Ministry of Public Security (MPS) announced Friday
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/17 16:53:38

China to maintain sound development despite challenges: Iranian expert

China's development plan drawn at the recent landmark Communist Party of China (CPC) congress will be realized despite challenges, said an Iranian specialist on China.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/17 14:28:10

China, Morocco agree to deepen strategic partnership

China and Morocco agreed to deepen their strategic partnership as State Councilor Yang Jiechi met with Moroccan Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation Nasser Bourita Friday in Beijing.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/17 14:27:44

China's first cross-sea rail-road bridge takes shape

The pile foundation of total of 1,895 support pillars of Pingtan Haixia Rail-Road Bridge, China's first cross-sea rail-road bridge has been completed on Nov 16.
Source: Ecns.cn | 2017/11/17 14:21:17

Chinese volunteers raise funds to feed stray cats

Volunteers in east China's Jinan city are raising funds via social media to buy 7.5 tons of cat food, which they say will be enough to feed 1,000 stray cats through three months of winter.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/17 13:52:21