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US university holds art show paying tribute to Chinese scientist

A Chinese performing arts show was held Friday at US California State University, Los Angeles to commemorate the achievement of Chinese scientist Rongxiang Xu in advancing regenerative life science.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/20 16:09:09

US protectionist policies undermine global trading rules -- analysts

The United States' protectionist policies are undermining international trading rules and norms, Cambodian analysts have said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/20 14:03:50

Trump threatens "official end" of Iran amid tension

US President Donald Trump made a fresh threat against Iran in a tweet Sunday, deviating from his fairly reserved tone days ago.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/20 14:00:22

Security patrols started by GCC states, US in Gulf waters

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) nations commenced enhanced security patrols across the region in international waters on May 18, the US Naval Forces Central Command announced on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/20 9:37:28

Egypt, Canada discuss boosting ties

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi discussed on Sunday boosting cooperation with Canada during a meeting with visiting Canadian Senate Speaker George Furey.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/20 9:28:18

Trade war reminds Chinese of Korean War

Trade war with the US at the moment reminds Chinese of military struggles between China and the US during the Korean War (1950-53) as China's state television broadcast movies related to the war every day from Thursday to Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/19 23:13:40

Republican lawmaker calls for Trump's impeachment

Republican lawmaker Justin Amash said Saturday that he believed Donald Trump has engaged in "impeachable conduct," becoming the first politician of his party to call for removing the president from his party.
Source: AFP | 2019/5/19 21:23:42

Trump lays out stance on abortion

US President Donald Trump on Saturday declared himself “strongly Pro-Life” but in favor of exceptions for pregnancies resulting from rape or incest, after several US states passed tough new restrictions on abortions.
Source: AFP | 2019/5/19 19:08:40

Boeing admits to flaw in 737 software

Boeing acknowledged Saturday it had to correct flaws in its 737 MAX flight simulator software used to train pilots, after two deadly crashes involving the aircraft that killed 346 people.
Source: AFP | 2019/5/19 19:03:40

Biden holds kick-off rally for 2020 US presidential campaign

Former US Vice President Joe Biden held a kick-off rally on Saturday for his 2020 presidential campaign in Philadelphia, state of Pennsylvania.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/19 15:25:11

Cuban, Turkish FMs meet to strengthen ties

Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez held a meeting here on Saturday with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu, who proposed an official meeting between the two countries' heads of state in Ankara.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/19 14:22:50

New Zealand joins Chile, Singapore in talks on digital economy partnership

New Zealand will join Chile and Singapore in talks to establish new trade rules and best practice for the digital era.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/19 9:41:42

Cooperation is only right choice for China, US: diplomat

Cooperation is the only right choice for China and the United States, Chinese Consul General in Los Angeles Zhang Ping said on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/19 8:26:43

As US ends tariffs, some of Canada's Conservatives wary of shaky deal

As the United States agreed Friday to lift steel and aluminum tariffs on Canada, some of Canada's Official Opposition Conservatives welcomed it as "good news," but warned of "risk."
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/18 21:02:34

Cuba promotes use of renewable energies with ambitious development plan

Cuba has implemented an ambitious plan to develop renewable energy sources until 2030, which allowed the island to save almost 33,000 tons of fuel last year and reduce carbon dioxide emissions.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/18 20:56:29

US reaches deal with Canada, Mexico to remove steel, aluminum tariffs

The United States reached an agreement with Canada and Mexico to remove tariffs it imposed on steel and aluminum imports from its two neighbors, the US Trade Representative (USTR)'s office said on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/18 17:09:54

Peace talks with opposition have good beginning: Venezuelan president

Venezuela's government delegation has returned from Norway "with good news" that its talks with the opposition had a good start, President Nicolas Maduro said on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/18 16:34:58

US treasury secretary rejects subpoena for Trump's tax returns

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Friday that he will not comply with a congressional subpoena to turn over President Donald Trump's federal tax returns in six years, likely to trigger a court battle with Congress.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/18 14:26:33