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China draws bottom line

China on Sunday made clear that it would not give any ground on core issues of principle despite mounting pressure from US bullying on trade and technology and that it will "fight to the end" if forced, as officials issued a key document that harshly criticizes the US for repeatedly backtracking and jeopardising the trade talks.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/3 0:18:39

China rebuts US acting defense secretary's remarks on Taiwan, South China Sea

China firmly objected to the US side's remarks on Taiwan and the South China Sea while welcoming the US statement of continuing to develop and stabilize the bilateral military relationship, a senior Chinese military official said here Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/1 23:20:04

PLA delegation hits out at Shanahan's remarks at Singapore security forum

The People's Liberation Army (PLA) delegation to the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore pulled no punches in responding to remarks by Acting US Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/6/1 20:35:12

Xi's article on rural vitalization strategy published

An article by Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, on the rural vitalization strategy was published Saturday in the 11th issue of the Qiushi Journal this year.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/1 13:49:22

Xi extends Int'l Children's Day greetings

Chinese President Xi Jinping has wished children nationwide a happy International Children's Day.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/1 8:55:51

Xi sends congratulatory message to 14th OIC summit

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday sent a congratulatory message on the opening of the 14th summit of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in the Saudi city of Mecca.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/6/1 7:07:57

CPC launches campaign to stress Party's founding mission among members

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, on Friday reiterated the Party's original aspiration and mission, which is to seek happiness for the Chinese people and rejuvenation for the Chinese nation.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/31 21:59:30

China encourages voluntary confessions from corrupt officials with commute change

Chinese state personnel who commit corrupt acts shall not be eligible for parole unless they confess or repent for their crimes, a newly released regulation said on Friday, which is part of the country's efforts to encourage corrupt officials to voluntarily surrender.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/31 20:48:40

Senior official of Tianjin under investigation

Li Guowen, former member of the standing committee of Tianjin municipal people's congress, was put under investigation over suspected serious law violations, the local discipline watchdog said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/31 16:01:15

Former senior food, drug administration official stands trial for bribery, abuse of power

Wu Zhen, former deputy head of the now-defunct China food and drug administration, on Thursday stood trial for taking bribes and abuse of power at the Intermediate People's Court of Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/30 21:38:45

Young entrepreneurs study CPC revolution spirit, sense of home and nation

More than 100 young entrepreneurs have gathered at a former revolutionary base in North China's Hebei Province to study the country's revolutionary history and patriotism, as part of a nationwide campaign to unite the private sector to contribute to society.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/30 21:23:41

Defense Minister Wei's speech, planned meeting with US delegate highly anticipated

The Chinese delegation at this year's Shangri-La Dialogue arrived in Singapore on Thursday for the highly anticipated three-day event, which gathers defense ministers, military chiefs and top-ranking military officials from 38 countries.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/30 21:18:40

Xi calls for further reform to resolve major problems

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, presided over the eighth meeting of the central committee for deepening overall reform on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/30 2:16:39

Huawei urges US to 'correct its mistakes'

"Time's glory is to unmask falsehood, and bring truth to light." This famous quote from William Shakespeare was cited by Vincent Pang, senior vice president of Huawei and head of corporate communications, on Wednesday in describing the current global obstacles following bullying and extreme pressure from the US.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/29 23:08:41

Rare-earth card may be used

Industry players in a key rare-earth base responded positively overnight to rarely seen official indication that the strategic asset could be weaponized for the escalating trade war with the US.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/29 23:08:40

"Taiwan independence" leads nowhere: mainland official

"Taiwan independence" goes against the historical tide and is a road to nowhere, a Chinese mainland spokesperson said Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/29 7:52:45

Chinese president receives credentials of 7 ambassadors

Chinese President Xi Jinping received the 9s of seven new ambassadors to China at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/29 7:51:31

Hebei govt agency accuses Shaanxi county government of violating anti-graft regulations

Disciplinary authorities in Northwest China's Shaanxi Province have stepped into a case in which a state-owned assets supervision department in North China's Hebei Province accused a Shaanxi county government of violating anti-graft regulations.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/28 20:48:40