Rio central: the 2016 Olympic Games

The Rio 2016 Olympic Games, set to kick off on August 5, are all in Global Times coverage.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2016/8/4 14:48:41

Hundreds dead, missing in North China floods

Torrential rains and flooding in North China's Hebei Province have left 114 people dead and 111 others missing as of 6 pm on Saturday. Among them, 25 deaths occurred in the city of Xingtai, where 13 are still missing.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2016/7/24 15:48:34

China faces challenges in global export market

The European Commission outlined new trade defense rules on July 20, to help assess whether Chinese firms are dumping low-price products, reported Reuters, as the EC continues to debate the issue of granting China market economy status (MES). Earlier, the US had expanded its previously announced challenge at the WTO against China's export restraints from nine key raw materials to 11, according to a press release on July 19. Further complicating matters, China is facing anti-dumping charges from other developing countries. 15 years on from China's entry into the WTO, the country is still facing a number of challenges in the global trade sector.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2016/7/21 18:47:49

South China Sea arbitration case

The Arbitral Tribunal expects to make a final decision on July 12 on the issue of the South China Sea dispute between China and the Philippines.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2016/7/11 23:56:50

Preserving the ancient splendor of Dunhuang

Dunhuang was a key hub along the Silk Road. It was along this path that Buddhism spread to China from India, and economic and cultural exchanges took place between Asia and Europe for thousands of years.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2016/7/6 18:01:16

China marks CPC's 95th anniversary

A grand gathering celebrating the 95th anniversary of the founding of the Communist Party of China (CPC) is held at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, July 1, 2016.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2016/7/1 18:27:13

'Rule of Law' to dominate fourth plenary session

The Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee announced that the fourth plenary session of the Party's 18th central committee will be held in Beijing from October 20-23.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2014/10/19 20:25:36

18th CPC Central Committee's 5th plenary session

China will discuss its new national five-year plan during the fifth plenary session of the 18th Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee in October which experts said will focus on economic development under the current slowdown.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2015/10/23 17:12:01

NPC & CPPCC Sessions 2016

The annual meetings of National Committee of the Chinese Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) and the National People's Congress (NPC) will open on March 3 and March 5 respectively.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2016/3/2 15:44:33

Summer Davos Forum 2016

Premier Li Keqiang will attend the Summer Davos Forum in north China's Tianjin Municipality from June 26 to 28, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying announced Monday at a daily press briefing.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2016/6/23 10:34:14

Xi schedules 3 state visits ahead of SCO summit

Chinese President Xi Jinping will pay state visits to Serbia, Poland and Uzbekistan from June 17 to 22, and attend the 16th meeting of the Council of Heads of State of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in Tashkent on June 23 and 24.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2016/6/16 14:49:49

South China Sea arbitration case

The Arbitral Tribunal expects to make a final decision late May or early June on the issue of the South China Sea dispute between China and the Philippines.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2016/5/11 18:36:54

Philippine Presidential Election 2016

The Philippine presidential and vice presidential elections of 2016 is scheduled on May 9, 2016.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2016/5/7 14:42:04

Xi Jinping attends Nuclear Security Summit 2016 in Washington

Invited by US President Barack Obama, President Xi will attend the Nuclear Security Summit in Washington from March 31 to April 1.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2016/3/29 17:58:06

Boao Forum for Asia 2016

The 2016 Annual Conference of the Boao Forum for Asia, or the BFA, will be held in Boao in south China's Hainan Province from March 22nd to 25th.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2016/3/21 19:11:12

Xi Jinping attends FOCAC, visits Africa

Chinese President Xi Jinping will pay state visits to Zimbabwe and South Africa, and will also chair the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) in Johannesburg in December.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2015/11/30 18:13:01

Face of China 2015

We turn the last page of the calendar with mixed feelings. 2015 has been a significant and memorable year for China by anyone's criteria. The faces of ordinary people reveal what happened in the year: excitement, hopefulness, bafflement, sorrow ... While the nation hopes for a bright future, along the way there won't be a shortage of pleasure or pain for ordinary people.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2015/12/29 23:34:05

Xi Jinping attends G20, APEC summit

Chinese President Xi Jinping left Beijing for the G20 summit in Antalya, Turkey at the invitation of his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2015/11/17 19:05:10