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French President Emmanuel Macron urges European unity against China

January 10, 2018 1:35 am
French President Emmanuel Macron urges European unity against China

French President Emmanuel Macron delivers a speech to the French community at the country’s embassy in Beijing, China, January 10, 2018. (Photo by AFP) French President Emmanuel Macron pleaded on Wednesday for European unity in the face of China’s growing economic power as he wrapped up a visit to Beijing […]

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Senior Chinese general faces trial over corruption

January 9, 2018 3:17 am
Senior Chinese general faces trial over corruption

China’s President Xi Jinping, left, and General Fang Fenghui, chief of the general staff of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army, wait to meet General Joseph Dunford, the chairman of the US joint chiefs of staff, at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on August 17, 2017. (AFP photo) […]

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China set to build navy base near Pakistan’s Gwadar Port

January 7, 2018 4:00 am
China set to build navy base near Pakistan’s Gwadar Port

The Yinchuan (175), a Type 052D destroyer of China’s People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN), provides an escort ahead of the Liaoning aircraft carrier into the Lamma Channel as it arrives in Hong Kong territorial waters on July 7, 2017. (Photo by AFP) China is set to build a naval base […]

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China rejects US President Donald Trump’s claim of North Korea oil transfer

December 29, 2017 11:00 pm
China rejects US President Donald Trump’s claim of North Korea oil transfer

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying China has rejected allegations by United States that it helped North Korea evade United Nations sanctions, following claims by US President Donald Trump that Beijing had allowed the transfer of oil to a North Korean ship. Reacting to Trump’s claim on Friday, China’s Foreign […]

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Taiwan speaks out against China military drills

December 26, 2017 2:00 am
Taiwan speaks out against China military drills

This file picture, taken in December 2016, shows Chinese J-15 fighter jets waiting on the deck of the Liaoning aircraft carrier during military drills in the Bohai Sea, off China’s northeast coast. (By AFP) Taiwan’s military officials claim China’s reportedly frequent and growing military drills near the island are an […]

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China calls on all countries to take steps to reduce tensions in Korean Peninsula

December 25, 2017 2:53 am
China calls on all countries to take steps to reduce tensions in Korean Peninsula

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying China has called on the international community to put in constructive efforts in an attempt to ease escalating tensions in the Korean Peninsula after North Korea described the UN’s latest round of sanctions against Pyongyang as an “act of war” and tantamount to a […]

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China punishes thousands over misuse of government funds

December 23, 2017 10:00 pm
China punishes thousands over misuse of government funds

Chinese soldiers, dressed in suits, wait at an entrance to the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, before the introduction of the Communist Party of China’s Politburo Standing Committee, the nation’s top decision-making body, on October 25, 2017. (Photo by AFP) China has punished 8,123 people for committing fiscal […]

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China jails 85, including dozens of Taiwanese, over wire fraud

December 21, 2017 2:03 am
China jails 85, including dozens of Taiwanese, over wire fraud

In this photo taken April 13, 2016, and released by Xinhua News Agency, Chinese and Taiwanese suspects involved in wire fraud are escorted off a plane upon arriving at Beijing International Airport in Beijing, China. (Via AP) A court in Beijing has jailed 85 people, including dozens of Taiwanese, for […]

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China calls on the United States, North Korea to tone down rhetoric

December 8, 2017 11:33 pm
China calls on the United States, North Korea to tone down rhetoric

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang China has urged the United States and North Korea to exercise restraint, reminding the sides that war would not resolve the long-standing issues between them. The US military has been conducting joint exercises with South Korea since Monday, drilling mock attacks on North Korea in […]

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China’s ‘master’ tomb raider gets suspended death penalty

November 30, 2017 9:15 am
China’s ‘master’ tomb raider gets suspended death penalty

This file photo shows the Song dynasty tomb in China. A Chinese court has handed a death sentence to a “master” tomb raider from northern China who made a 30-year career out of robbing historical burial sites. A native of the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, 55-year-old Yao Yuzhong was found […]

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China says to help with reconstruction of Syria

November 24, 2017 11:00 pm
China says to help with reconstruction of Syria

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (R) speaks to Syrian government special envoy Bouthaina Shaaban during a meeting at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Beijing, October 12, 2015. (Photo by Reuters) China says it will help with reconstruction efforts in Syria, which has seen massive destruction as a result of over […]

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Chinese police probing kindergarten sex abuse claims

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Chinese police probing kindergarten sex abuse claims

A photo of the RYB Education New World kindergarten in Beijing, China, seen on November 24, 2017 (by AFP) Chinese police are investigating claims of sexual molestation and needle marks on children at a Beijing kindergarten, the latest case in a booming childcare industry to spark outrage among parents. The […]

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China further develops new navigation satellite system

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China further develops new navigation satellite system

China has further developed an advanced navigation satellite system, called Beidou, which can be used in search and rescue missions. “China has mastered the core technology of space payload and ground systems for medium earth orbit search and rescue systems. The time is ripe for China to develop its own […]

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Sales of electric cars hit record with strong China demand

November 21, 2017 6:30 pm
Sales of electric cars hit record with strong China demand

Market figures show sales of electric vehicles surged to a record high in the third quarter, largely due to a strong demand in China.  New indications have appeared that the world is gradually developing an eager appetite for electric cars. Market figures show sales of electric vehicles surged to a […]

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China urges talks after US President Donald Trump blacklists North Korea

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China urges talks after US President Donald Trump blacklists North Korea

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang China has reiterated the importance of dialog to resolve the tensions over North Korea’s weapons program following the re-labeling of Pyongyang as a “state sponsor of terrorism” by US President Donald Trump. “We still hope all relevant parties can contribute to easing tensions, that the […]

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