Xi to visit Greece, attend BRICS Summit in Brazil


Chinese President Xi Jinping left Beijing on Nov 10 for a state visit to Greece and to attend the 11th BRICS summit in Brazil. Stay up to date with his schedule here.



China maps out 'One Belt, One Road' with action plan

The action plan for the Belt and Road initiatives, released during the 2015 Boao Forum for Asia, is ...

2015/5/10 11:40:07

Trained and untamed: China's elite Snow Leopard Commandos

I am a member of the Snow Leopard Commando Unit, an elite counter-terrorism unit in China. Our rigorous ...

2015/5/10 11:30:50

All about black boxes

With the string of latest crashes such as Malaysia Airlines MH17 and Germanwings 9525, black boxes are once ...

2015/4/21 10:12:01

Are low-cost airlines safe?

Germanwings flight 4U9525 crashed on March 24 in the French Alps. The tragedy follows the crash of Air ...

2015/4/2 14:54:59

Under presser: What media asks China's premier during two sessions

What have been the most frequently-asked questions by Chinese and foreign media during the annual press conference with ...

2015/3/16 9:27:45

China's military budget sees lowest increase in 5 years

China announced a 10.1-percent rise in its national defense budget in 2015 on March 5, the lowest growth ...

2015/3/5 16:41:13

Water quality 'worrying', air pollution 'serious', says environmental protection official

During a press conference ahead of World Environment Day on June 5, China's vice minister of environmental protection ...

2015/3/1 10:07:11

China's army divisions explained

As the basis of the PLA, the Army is a service mainly conducting land operations. It consists of ...

2015/2/3 17:19:29

China's 2014 GDP growth lowest in 24 years

The National Bureau of Statistics unveiled a raft of economic figures for 2014 on Tuesday, highlighting the country's ...

2015/1/26 11:40:29

Threats of China's military facilities

China's military facilities face many threats, from economic development to espionage. Although a newly-revised protection law was put ...

2015/1/13 9:47:22

Global Times' process of picture-perfect infographics

Globaltimes.cn kicked off its infographic column in 2014, which aims at presenting readers with a clear and precise ...

2015/1/5 14:42:58

Smog mask regulation to help filter fact from fiction

China plans to announce new smog mask regulations next year in order to regulate current mask market as ...

2014/12/9 14:48:32