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Maduro denounces new attack on Venezuela's electricity system

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said Saturday that his country was subjected to yet another cybernetic attack on the national electrical system, which impeded the progress achieved in restoring power.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/10 15:51:46

U.S. embassy employee takes empty mine to Moscow airport

An employee at the U.S. embassy to Russia attempted to bring a bomb with a fuse, but without explosives, in the luggage into the Sheremetyevo International Airport in Moscow on Saturday in a deliberate provocation, local media reported, citing the Russian Foreign Ministry.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/10 9:40:22

Chinese bamboo flute concert "ear opener" for New Yorkers

A Chinese Dizi or bamboo flute concert at Binghamton University (BU), the top-ranking public university in New York, has turned out to be an "ear opener" for local music lovers.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/10 7:35:02

Trump's ex-aide gets 47 months in prison

US President Donald Trump's former campaign chief Paul Manafort was sentenced to 47 months in prison Thursday for tax crimes and bank fraud.
Source: AFP | 2019/3/8 21:33:40

China reiterates support for peaceful dialogue on Venezuelan situation

In response to a Global Times reporter's question on the situation of Venezuela in a press conference on Friday, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said the sovereignty and independence of every country is precious and should be equally cherished. China will continue to support the Venezuelan government and opposition parties in seeking a political solution through peaceful dialogue to maintain national stability and people's security.
Source: Global Times - AFP | 2019/3/8 21:28:40

Decoupling from China means decoupling from opportunities, the future: FM

Decoupling from China means decoupling from opportunities and the future, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/8 15:10:34

Chinese railway company in Chicago helps rejuvenate local community

The 21 newly hired workers appeared excited as they stood in a spacious 20,000-square-meter building belonging to China Railway Rolling Stock Corporation (CRRC) Sifang America in the southern suburbs of Chicago.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/8 14:31:01

Trump's ex-campaign chairman Manafort sentenced to 47 months in jail

Paul Manafort, US President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, was sentenced to 47 months in federal prison for tax and bank fraud on Thursday, much shorter than it had been expected.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/8 8:38:55

Former Trump lawyer sues Trump Organization for unpaid legal fees, costs

Michael Cohen, US President Donald Trump's former lawyer and "fixer," filed a lawsuit against the Trump Organization on Thursday in New York, saying the company breached an agreement and owes him at least 1.9 million US dollars in unpaid legal fees and other costs related to his work.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/8 8:38:21

US-listed Chinese firms trade lower

US-listed Chinese companies traded lower on Thursday with all of the top 10 stocks by weight in the S&P US Listed China 50 index ending the day on a downbeat note.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/8 8:22:23

Former Trump lawyer sues Trump Organization for unpaid legal fees, costs

Michael Cohen, US President Donald Trump's former lawyer and "fixer," filed a lawsuit against the Trump Organization on Thursday in New York, saying the company breached an agreement and owes him at least 1.9 million US dollars in unpaid legal fees and other costs related to his work.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/8 8:21:44

Trump junks CIA attack policy

US President Donald Trump revoked a policy Wednesday that required the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) to account for civilian deaths from drone strikes.
Source: AFP | 2019/3/7 21:13:41

Venezuela expels German Ambassador

Venezuela on Wednesday declared German ambassador in Caracas persona non grata for meddling in its internal affairs and ordered he leave the country in 48 hours.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/7 21:08:42

Canada launches national space strategy with lunar focus

Canada unveiled a national space strategy on Wednesday, a week after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that the country would participate in a US-led space station.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/7 17:08:11

Trump says would be "very disappointed" if DPRK rebuilds rocket site

US President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he would be "very disappointed" if reports on Pyongyang's alledged efforts of rebuilding its rocket sites prove to be true.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/7 14:08:46

U.S. trade deficit soars to 10-year high in 2018

U.S. trade deficit soared to 621 billion U.S. dollars in 2018, the highest in a decade, data released Wednesday by the U.S. Department of Commerce showed.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/7 10:29:43

Venezuela expels German ambassador

Venezuela on Wednesday declared German ambassador in Caracas persona non grata for meddling in its internal affairs and ordered he leave the country in 48 hours.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/7 9:57:28

UN chief calls for double efforts to protect women's rights

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday called for double efforts to protect and promote women's rights, dignity and leadership.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/3/7 8:18:32