Wang Yi: Consensuses between China, EU far outnumber differences

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi praised China-EU relations, stressing that they are partners rather than competitors, and the consensuses reached between the two sides far outnumber their differences. Wang made the remarks when meeting with EU High…

U.S.-China cooperation benefits world: Neil Bush

U.S.-China cooperation benefits both sides and the world at large, Neil Bush, son of former U.S. President George H.W. Bush, has said. “Everything about America has grown and is better because of the relationship with China,” Bush said here during…

EU cuts economic growth forecast for 2019, 2020

The European Commission said on Thursday that euro area gross domestic product (GDP) is forecast to expand by 1.1 percent in 2019 and by 1.2 percent in 2020 and 2021. Compared with the projections the European Union’s executive arm published…

President Xi calls to use Military World Games experience for national rejuvenation

Chinese President Xi Jinping has called on relevant government departments to build on the success of the Military World Games to strive for national rejuvenation. Xi, who is also General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee…

Xi to visit Greece, attend BRICS summit in Brazil

At the invitation of Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos and Brazilian President Jair Messias Bolsonaro, Chinese President Xi Jinping will pay a state visit to Greece and attend the 11th BRICS summit in Brasilia, the capital city of Brazil, from Nov.…

Premier Li meets with Macron

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang met with French President Emmanuel Macron Wednesday in Beijing. Noting that both China and France are permanent members of the UN Security Council and major world economies, Li said mutually-beneficial cooperation featuring win-win results between the…

Institution building helps China cope with risks, challenges: Xi

Upholding and improving the system of socialism with Chinese characteristics and advancing the modernization of China’s system and capacity for governance is a strong guarantee for the country’s response to risks and challenges and taking initiatives, according to Xi Jinping.…

Vice premier meets HKSAR chief executive

Vice Premier Han Zheng on Wednesday met with Chief Executive of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Carrie Lam, who is in Beijing for a meeting of the leading group for developing the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area. Han, also…

China to resume imports of beef and pork from Canada

Chinese Foreign Ministry’s spokesperson Geng Shuang confirmed at the regular press conference today that China will resume imports of beef and pork from Canada. Recently, the Canadian side has proposed a corrective action plan for the issuance of certificates for…

China, France should shoulder more responsibilities: Xi

China and France, as two permanent members of the UN Security Council and representatives of Eastern and Western civilizations, should shoulder more responsibilities and exercise their roles as major countries, as the world is undergoing changes rarely seen in a…