People’s Republic of China

Chinese President Xi Jinping Meets North Korean FM Ri Yong Ho

Xie Wenting for Global Times December 8, 2018

Chinese President Xi Jinping Meets North Korean FM Ri Yong Ho

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho in Beijing on Friday and called for more efforts to advance the long-term, healthy and steady development of bilateral relations. China supports North Korea in seeking development routes that suit the country under the leadership of Kim...more

China Has Made Tremendous Contribution To Reduce World Poverty: Vietnamese Ambassador to China

Yao Lijuan for Global Times December 8, 2018

China Has Made Tremendous Contribution To Reduce World Poverty: Vietnamese Ambassador to China

China will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the reform and opening-up this month. Its neighbour Vietnam has a similar political system and is implementing its own version of economic reform (Doi moi, in Vietnamese). For Vietnamese Ambassador to China H. E. Mr Dang Minh Khoi, reform and opening-up...more

Work Together for an Open Global Economy That is Innovative and Inclusive: Xi Jinping

Xi Jinping December 6, 2018

Work Together for an Open Global Economy That is Innovative and Inclusive: Xi Jinping

Your Excellencies Heads of State and Government, Your Royal Highness, Your Excellencies Heads of International Organizations, Your Excellencies Heads of Delegations, Distinguished Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen, Friends, In May 2017, I announced China’s decision to hold the China International Import Expo (CIIE) starting from 2018. Today, after more...more

N. Korean Foreign Minister To Visit China

Leng Shumei for Global Times December 6, 2018

N. Korean Foreign Minister To Visit China

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong-ho will visit China from Thursday to Sunday to enhance China-North Korea communication on the Korean Peninsula issue, China's Foreign Ministry announced on Tuesday. Foreign Ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang made the announcement at a press conference on Tuesday. Ri will meet with Chinese...more

Chinese President Visits Spain After Thirteen Years

Cao Siqi for Global Times December 1, 2018

Chinese President Visits Spain After Thirteen Years

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday kicked off his visit to Spain, the first state visit to the country by a Chinese president in 13 years. The visit is expected to further promote the Belt and Road initiative (BRI) and consolidate ties with the continent. According to Chinese...more

Can West Understand China Without Understanding The Communist Party Of China?

Ai Jun for Global Times December 1, 2018

Can West Understand China Without Understanding The Communist Party Of China?

"It's Official: China's E-Commerce King Is a Communist," claimed The Wall Street Journal Tuesday, as if it unveiled a startling discovery. Earlier the same day, the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) published a list of 100 individuals who made outstanding contributions to China's reform...more

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s Philippine Visit Was Highly Successful

Huang Ge in Manila November 21, 2018

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s Philippine Visit Was Highly Successful

As cooperation and political trust improve, China and the Philippines agreed on Tuesday to lift ties to a comprehensive strategic cooperation relations while stressing the need to manage disputes in the South China Sea through "friendly negotiations." The decision was announced after visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping's meeting...more

Why Westerners Think China’s Rise Defies Expectations ?

Wang Wenwen November 21, 2018

Why Westerners Think China’s Rise Defies Expectations ?

I came across The New York Times article by Philip P. Pan, The land that failed to fail, when my fellow colleague shared it on social media. After carefully reading it, I was amused by the way the headline was crafted. With the headline's double-negative way of wording,...more

China’s Goodwill Should Be Read Fairly: Global Times

Global Times Editorial November 7, 2018

China’s Goodwill Should Be Read Fairly: Global Times

At the New Economy Forum 2018 in Singapore on Tuesday, Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan said that both China and the US will gain from working together and lose from confrontation. "We are ready to discuss and work for a solution on trade that is acceptable to both...more

Cuban President Canel’s Visit Deepens Ties: Chinese Experts

Liu Caiyu in Beijing and Yu Xi in Shanghai November 7, 2018

Cuban President Canel’s Visit Deepens Ties: Chinese Experts

The visit to China by Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel will further deepen the friendship between China and Cuba and help open up both markets, Chinese analysts noted on Tuesday. The visit came after Diaz-Canel took office in April, which Chinese analysts said demonstrates the firm determination of the...more

Import Expo a ‘Trail-Blazing’ Move: Chinese President Xi Jinping

Yu Xi and Huang Lanlan in Shanghai November 6, 2018

Import Expo a ‘Trail-Blazing’ Move: Chinese President Xi Jinping

Entrepreneurs and scholars expressed confidence in the Chinese market on the first day of the China International Import Expo (CIIE), after the country vowed to build a more open economy through practical measures. Chinese President Xi Jinping announced the opening of the expo, which is believed to be...more

Chinese Import Expo Highlights China’s Wisdom: Global Times

Left Review Online Desk November 6, 2018

Chinese Import Expo Highlights China’s Wisdom: Global Times

The first China International Import Expo (CIIE) kicked off on Monday in Shanghai during which Chinese President Xi Jinping delivered an important speech. The expo can be deemed a launch ceremony for China's new round of opening-up at higher level. The Political Bureau of the Communist Party of...more

Chinese President Xi Jinping to Attend 2018 APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting

Leng Shumei November 5, 2018

Chinese President Xi Jinping to Attend 2018 APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting

Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend the 2018 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders' meeting, where Chinese experts said trade protectionism and trade frictions will be the focus. Xi will attend the meeting in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea (PNG), Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Wednesday...more

China Assures Private Business Owners

Left Review Online Desk November 3, 2018

China Assures Private Business Owners

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, issued an assurance to private enterprise owners nationwide while presiding over a symposium on private enterprises Thursday. For a while, discussion about whether the non-public economy is in retreat has been rife in Chinese society....more

China to take more measures to support economy: CPC Politburo

Left Review Online Desk November 2, 2018

China to take more measures to support economy: CPC Politburo

China will take more proactive measures to support the economy as it faces downward pressure, a meeting of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee said on Wednesday. The Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee held a meeting Wednesday to analyze the...more