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PLA Tibet military command conducts drills targeting hostile hubs in mountainous region amid border tensions

The Chinese military recently conducted joint exercises aimed at the destruction of key hostile hubs in a high-elevation mountainous region, the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Tibet Military Command revealed on Tuesday after a fatal clash broke out on the China-India border on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/16 23:59:41

Xi to host special China-Africa summit on fighting COVID-19

Chinese President Xi Jinping will host a special summit on China-Africa solidarity in fighting COVID-19 in Beijing on June 17 and deliver a keynote speech.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/16 10:01:46

China opens $45 trillion financial market as US closes

China took a concrete step over the weekend to further open up its $45 trillion financial market to foreign investors, as the country's central bank issued a license to US credit card company American Express to clear transactions in the Chinese mainland, the first of such licenses for any foreign institution in line with the country's long-term opening-up policies.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/14 21:33:40

HSBC not innocent in 'betrayal' of Huawei

The US, which has abused the so-called long-arm jurisdiction power to arbitrarily crack down on any third party, such as Huawei, and forced others to be an “accomplice” during its hegemonic game, is increasingly becoming a major troublemaker for other countries and the world business order, sources said, adding that those who yield to the US, like HSBC, and unwisely choose sides also need to be blamed and should not claim innocence.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/12 23:58:40

Xi, Duterte hail China-Philippines 'friendship' amid COVID-19 pandemic

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday spoke to his Philippine counterpart Rodrigo Duterte on the phone, and the two leaders hailed the friendship between the two countries amid COVID-19 pandemic.
Source: Agencies | 2020/6/11 23:01:05

Xi inspects rural development, ecological protection programs in Northwest China

Chinese President Xi Jinping continued his inspection tour of Northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region on Tuesday.
Source: People's Daily | 2020/6/9 21:16:00

Xi says ready to promote China-Philippines ties to new levels

Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday that he is willing to work with his Philippine counterpart Rodrigo Duterte to continuously lift their countries' relationship of comprehensive strategic cooperation to new levels.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/9 19:15:45

Xi, Duterte exchange congratulations on 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties

Chinese President Xi Jinping and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday exchanged congratulatory messages on the 45th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between the two countries.
Source: CGTN | 2020/6/9 18:41:34

China's Ministry of Education on Tuesday issued an official warning for Chinese students seeking to study in Australia

China's Ministry of Education on Tuesday issued an official warning for Chinese students seeking to study in Australia, citing risks of COVID-19 and rising racial discrimination cases targeting Asian people in Australia.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/9 14:48:39

Xi inspects Northwest China's Ningxia

Chinese President Xi Jinping inspected Northwest China's Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/8 21:06:30

HK needs '2nd return': official

Hong Kong needs to "return to China for a second time," the deputy director of the Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office of the State Council said on Monday, citing views from an international scholar as he addressed the city's current issues of governance and recognition of national identity.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/9 0:03:41

Xi, Myanmar president exchange congratulations on 70th anniversary of diplomatic ties

Chinese President Xi Jinping and Myanmar President U Win Myint on Monday exchanged congratulatory messages on the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic ties between the two countries.
Source: CGTN | 2020/6/8 18:12:43

Experts say China's white paper on COVID-19 fight inspires world

Many overseas observers have agreed that the white paper "Fighting COVID-19: China in Action" released on Sunday by China's State Council Information Office brings great inspiration to the international community in the global anti-epidemic battle.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/8 14:04:43

Beijing won't rely on KMT for realizing reunification with Taiwan following 'mayor' recall drama: analysts

Former Kuomintang (KMT) candidate for the 2020 Taiwan leadership election lost the unprecedented vote recalling him as "mayor" of Kaohsiung city, a southern port city of the Taiwan island as Taiwan's pro-reunification political party lost again in its political struggle against the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DDP) with its anti-mainland and separatist stance.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/7 23:28:40

1.4 billion people 'formidable force' fighting coronavirus

People may get various answers if they want to find out who helped China walk out of the COVID-19 predicament. The answers may include frontline doctors risking great danger to save lives; government departments which made detailed and effective viral prevention measures, scientists racing against time looking deep into the virus... The real answer is: 1.4 billion Chinese people, who all fought like great warriors and contributed their fair share in this arduous battle.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/7 22:53:40

HKers tear up BNO passports in front of consulate to protest against UK interference over national security law

“Simply because I'm Chinese,” Ko Chung Kit Jacky, a 41-year-old Hong Kong resident, who demonstrated at the British Consulate in Hong Kong on Saturday and tore up his British BNO passport on the spot, told the Global Times on Sunday when he was asked to explain why he made the gesture.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/7 19:48:58

US sanctions won't impact HK: Lam

Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Chief Executive Carrie Lam said she is committed to fully supporting and pushing forward the formulation of the national security law, and she condemned the US and the UK for their double-standards on the issue at a press briefing after she had met with top central government officials in Beijing on Wednesday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/3 21:48:40

Hong Kong not afraid of US sanctions: Lam

Chief Executive of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Carrie Lam said ahead of her Wednesday visit to Beijing that Hong Kong is not afraid of US accusations and threats of sanctions.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/3 10:27:32