“Due to the global epidemic, it dawned on the world that all human beings are in a community with a shared future. No country can tackle this alone and no one can be an exception,” shared the President of CPAFFC, Lin Songtian, in his opening remarks, addi
The General Administration of Customs (GAC) of China announced recently that it will carry out trials of two new ways of supervision on cross-border e-commerce exports in Beijing Customs, Tianjin Customs, Nanjing Customs and other seven customs to further
The global economy is on track to shrink by 5.2 percent this year amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the deepest recession since the Second World War, the World Bank Group said in its latest Global Economic Prospects released Monday.
Economic ministers of the 10 member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), China, Japan and South Korea on Thursday reaffirmed the importance of open markets amid the COVID-19 pandemic and the need for efforts against the epidemic's
Preferential policies, including tailored taxation mechanisms, a special market access list and negative list offered to the Hainan free trade port will facilitate free trade, investment and cross-border capital flows in the island province, officials and
COVID-19 has reaffirmed the US dollar's dominant role in the international monetary system. The dollar is the most important safe-haven currency in times of market panic. And the Federal Reserve performs as the lender of last resort, first by lowering the
China would further shorten a negative list on market entry for foreign investors and release a new edition for 2020, said Ning Jizhe, deputy head of the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC), China’s top economic planner, at a press conferenc
Officials and businesspeople from China and Japan have expressed confidence in further enhancing bilateral economic ties despite the COVID-19 pandemic, with the signing of 20 cooperative projects valued at 3.5 billion yuan ($491 million) in Qingdao, Shand
Bernard Dewit, chairman of the Belgian-Chinese Chamber of Commerce, is aware of the huge challenges ahead in the negotiations of the Comprehensive Agreement on Investment between China and the European Union, but he sees encouraging signs even as COVID-19
The Administration of the Lin-gang Special Area, a new area of the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ) established several months ago, decided on May 6 to take a total of 19 measures to further facilitate the business environment in the area, re
China and Latin America have seen vibrant trade amid the pneumonia outbreak, with trade between the two sides totaling 477.2 billion yuan in the first quarter of 2020, according to data from the General Administration of Customs in China.
A new guideline urges that successful reforms implemented at the China (Shanghai) Pilot Free Trade Zone be promoted to the city's national-level economic development zones, according to the Shanghai Municipal Commission of Commerce on Wednesday.
After more than six years since the establishment of the Shanghai Free Trade Zone, over 100 institutional innovations have been launched, including "negative list" and "pre-establishment national treatment ", which have greatly helped
While deepening their cooperation in the fight against the COVID-19 epidemic, China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), which enjoy complementary trade and low logistical costs, have registered strong trade growth.
China will advance resumption of work and production on the premise of effective epidemic containment in an active and orderly manner, according to a guideline released by the leading group of China's COVID-19 epidemic response.
China will seek further opening-up and upgrade of foreign trade and investment, the hardest-hit sectors amid the global pandemic of COVID-19, to offset its economic shock, according to Zhong Shan, the country's commerce minister.
Chinese President Xi Jinping said Tuesday night that in the battle against the COVID-19 pandemic the urgency and significance of building a community with a shared future for mankind have become even greater.
A freight train loaded with 44 carriages of walnuts on Feb 20 departs Urumqi, capital city of Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, and will finally arrive at the Turkish port of Mersin through from the Khorgos Land Port in China.
The epidemic outbreak will have a certain impact on China’s imports and exports in the short term, but China's foreign trade will be able to withstand it and is expected to see a steady recovery, according to industry insiders.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang held talks with visiting New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern here Monday, and the two sides agreed to strengthen cooperation and jointly safeguard rules-based multilateral trade system.
Witnessing increasing business for his bank in Gwadar port, a used-to-be remote fishing village in Balochistan province in southwestern Pakistan, Shakeeb Yusuf said he made the right choice at the beginning as the robust business growth helped pave the wa
After traveling about 10,000 km across the Eurasian continent in about 18 days, a freight train from central China's city of Wuhan arrived on a March morning at a rail terminal in Venissieux, south of the French city of Lyon, with its containers full of s
A China-Europe freight train carrying photovoltaic products like solar modules departed from Shangrao, a city in east China's Jiangxi Province, to Almaty, capital city of Kazakhstan, on Tuesday morning, reported the China News Service.
The Chinese-built Tanzania-Zambia Railway or TaZaRa started operations in 1976 and has become an economic catalyst for eastern and southern African nations, which also turns into a symbol of friendship between the peoples of China and Africa.
Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend the opening ceremony of the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation (BRF) in late April in Beijing and deliver a keynote speech, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Friday.
China is hastening efforts to optimize legislation related to foreign investment, in order to attract more overseas investment, better protect the legitimate rights and interests of involved investors, and provide them with more favorable business environ
France is willing to cooperate with China in concrete programs under the Belt and Road Initiative that conform to common standards of both countries, the French president's diplomatic advisor Philippe Etienne said on Friday.
When assigned the New Year task from the U.S. headquarters a decade ago, Yang Jin, president of T.Y.LIN International China Engineering and Consulting Co., Ltd (T.Y.Lin China), a top engineering services branch based in the municipality of Chongqing, cons
The first phase of Hengyi Industries' oil refinery and petrochemical plant at Brunei's Pulau Muara Besar (PMB) will be put into operation by the end of this year, Haji Mat Suny, the country's minister of energy, manpower and industry has said.
China State Construction Engineering Corp (CSCEC) said that it is extremely "shocked" by the recent "groundless allegations" made public through media against the Sukkur-Multan Motorway project in Pakistan in which it had participated.
Chinese construction and engineering company, China Gezhouba Group Co. Ltd. (CGGC), has signed a contract agreement with the Ethiopian government to take part in the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).
Facts have shown and will continue to prove that the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative creates opportunities and benefits for all countries and serves the common interests of humanity, a senior Chinese official said here Saturday.
China's state-owned enterprises directly under the central government (central SOEs) have played a key role in the Belt and Road construction. So far, over 80 central SOEs have participated in B&R construction, carrying out 3,116 projects along the ro
A full-loaded freight train rumbles to arrive at the international land port in the inland city of Lanzhou, capital of northwestern China's Gansu Province, to ensure fresh tropical delicacies can reach dinner tables before Spring Festival.
Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al-Thani Thursday in Beijing, and they agreed to deepen the bilateral strategic partnership featuring mutual respect, equality and mutual benefit, and common development.
Bangladesh's "Vision 2021" road map, planning to join the middle-income countries, requires 24 billion U.S. dollars worth of investments in infrastructure per year, according to an Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) report.
The China-based Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank plans to launch local currency financing in some Asian countries later this year in a move to reduce cross-border investment risks caused by exchange-rate fluctuations.
As soon as 25-year-old Jin Xiang landed a job at a Chinese steel factory in Thailand's eastern Chonburi Province, he knew he would be part of the growing factor in propelling the Belt and Road Initiative and Thailand's Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC).
A first ever China-Myanmar Border Economic Cooperation Zone will be developed along the Kunlong-Chinshwehaw border area in Shan state, the official Global New Light of Myanmar quoted a developer as reporting on Sunday.
To date, a total of 2,605 China-Europe freight trains have traveled through the Alataw Pass, a major rail port in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, marking a year-on-year growth of 16.69 percent, local customs said Thursday.
A China-funded port city being constructed in Sri Lanka's capital Colombo has completed the reclamation of land from the sea and will soon be ready for the second phase, China's CHEC Port City Colombo (Pvt) Ltd. said on Wednesday.
The Chinese-invested Sihanoukville Special Economic Zone (SSEZ) exported products worth 372 million U.S. dollars in 2018, up 68 percent compared to one year earlier, said a Council for the Development of Cambodia (CDC)'s statement on Friday.
The launch of Pakistan's first blockchain technology-backed cross-border remittance service, which is supported by Alibaba Group's financial arm Ant Financial, sheds light on how China and Pakistan have upgraded their cooperation from traditional industri
The Chinese Embassy in Pakistan has refuted misleading media reports that Pakistan has to pay $40 billion to China in the next 20 years, stating that Islamabad only needs to pay $6.017 billion to Beijing for relevant projects under the China-Pakistan Econ
President Xi Jinping delivered a New Year speech Monday evening, calling on the whole nation to strive for "an unprecedented and great cause" in the year 2019, the 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.
The China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative entered its fifth year in 2018, offering fresh impetus to economic development and integration in the Asia-Pacific region, while bringing tangible benefits to the people along the route.
Nepal has benefited from China's economic boom and will pay close attention to China's investment as relations with its neighboring countries are crucial to Nepal's overall economic development, said Nishchal N. Pandey, director of the Center for South As
A senior Chinese trade official on Saturday rebutted recent media reports that China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has increased the debt of countries and regions along the routes, saying such accusations are "groundless" and that initiative
Deepening cooperation in the energy sector will inject new impetus into Belt and Road Initiative-related economies' development, after China and over 10 BRI countries and regions issued a joint declaration during the Belt and Road Energy Ministerial Confe
"There was hardly any road, all you could see were pineapples, pineapples, and more pineapples. We took a car, then a motorbike, and finally walked to get there," Weng Mingzhao, board chairman of Long Jiang Industrial Park Development Company in
Chinese President Xi Jinping and visiting German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier agreed Monday to further intensify the all-round strategic partnership between the two countries, to make bilateral cooperation yield more fruits that benefit both nations,
Chinese President Xi Jinping held talks with visiting Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel here on Thursday, calling on the two countries to cherish their traditional friendship and write a new chapter in China-Cuba friendly cooperation.
On October 18, US Secretary of State John Pompeo said he had warned countries in Latin America such as Panama to be wary of doing business with China, as Chinese State-owned enterprises engaged in "predatory economic activity."
Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan is set to embark on his first trip to China on November 2 after he was elected to the position in late July and will deliver a keynote speech at the China International Import Expo in Shanghai.
The first Singapore-China Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) Investment Forum was held here on Thursday, co-organized by China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) and Singapore's Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI).
Chinese President Xi Jinping held talks with visiting Norwegian King Harald V in Beijing Tuesday, and they agreed to inject new impetus into the development of bilateral relations, and write a new chapter of the traditional friendship between the two nati
In an effort to bolster regional cooperation and connectivity amid the growing trend of isolationism and protectionism, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang traveled to Tajikistan, the Netherlands and Belgium for visits and inter-governmental meetings.
With China now a major contributor to global growth, involvement in the Belt and Road Initiative could help strengthen links within ASEAN and South Asia and with China, said Standard Chartered Global Research in a report issued Wednesday.
Shanghai municipal government on Tuesday announced a negative list for services trade in the Shanghai Pilot Free Trade Zone (FTZ), an effort to further carry out China's opening-up policy and create a sound business environment for foreign investors.
China will enhance cooperation in cultural relics protection with countries and regions participating in the Belt and Road Initiative, according to a guideline released by the general offices of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and the
On Tuesday morning, a train loaded with auto parts and paper products thundered out of a station in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality, heading for a port in southern China, where the goods will be further shipped across the sea to Southeast Asia.
Big data showed that the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has made solid progress in increasing connectivity among member countries and regions, and officials and experts noted that technological innovation will take the initiative to the nex
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday called on countries in Northeast Asia to seize the historical opportunity and conform to the trend of the times to strengthen cooperation in the Russian Far East and Northeast Asia for a better future of the regio
China has signed memorandums of understanding (MOUs) with Myanmar on the joint construction of the China-Myanmar Economic Corridor (CMEC), which analysts said is a further sign of Myanmar's willingness to integrate and benefit from the Belt and Road (B&am
China's trade with countries along the Belt and Road routes totaled 5.31 trillion yuan (about 776.1 billion U.S. dollars) in the first eight months of the year, up 12 percent year on year, 2.9 percentage points faster than the average growth rate, accordi
Chinese Vice Premier Hu Chunhua, also a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, addresses the opening ceremony of the China-Eurasia Expo in Urumqi, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Aug. 30
Chinese State Councilor Wang Yong addresses the High-Level Conference on Intellectual Property for Countries along the Belt and Road and reads a congratulatory letter sent by Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing, capital of China.
Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi (R) meets with Peruvian Foreign Minister Nestor Francisco Popolizio Bardales in Beijing, capital of China, Aug. 28, 2018. They held the 10th political consultation between the two countries' foreign min
Chinese President Xi Jinping (C, rear), also general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, addresses a symposium marking the fifth anniversary of the Belt and Road Initiative (BR
The Chinese Foreign Ministry holds a press conference on the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) 2018 Beijing Summit in Beijing, capital of China, Aug. 22, 2018. Chinese President Xi Jinping will deliver a keynote speech at the opening ceremony of t
Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng (R), also a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, meets with Mongolian Deputy Prime Minister Ulziisaikhan Enkhtuvshin in southwest China's Chongqing
Chinese logistics giant COSCO Shipping, which acquired 51 percent of Spain's Noatum Port Holdings in a reported $228 million deal in November, is helping Spanish shipping grow with advanced know-how thanks to the vision of the Belt and Road Initiative.
Chinese automobile enterprises are stepping up the pace of expanding presence in countries and regions along the Belt and Road by setting up R&D centers, building production bases or rolling out retailing outlets to enhance their global competitivenes
Workers cheer the launch of a transshipment link connecting China and Singapore at Chongqing on Sept 25, 2017. The link is part of the corridor comprising railway and sea lines that shorten cargo transport to the ASEAN region by 20 days.
Turkey is gearing up for the first China International Import Expo (CIIE) where its firms will be actively seeking new cooperation and trade opportunities in a global market increasingly affected by crippling U.S. protectionism.
This year marks the fifth anniversary of the proposal of the Belt and Road Initiative. During these five years, cooperation under the initiative has been fruitful. China has signed Belt and Road cooperation agreements with over 80 countries and internatio
Malaysia stands ready to participate in the Belt and Road Initiative, Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said at a meeting in Kuala Lumpur with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Wednesday, and hailed the Initiative for providing common development and pros
A Chinese contractor of the extended Nairobi-Naivasha Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) on Wednesday announced that it has started laying tracks and rail sleepers as implementation of the mega infrastructure project gathers steam.
Chinese President Xi Jinping (2nd L), Brazilian President Michel Temer (1st R), Russian President Vladimir Putin (2nd R), Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (1st L) and South African President Cyril Ramaphosa pose for a group photo during the Plenary Ses
China is now engaged in 13 free trade agreement (FTA) negotiations, including the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), the China-Japan-ROK FTA, the China-Norway FTA, the China-Israel FTA, the China-Panama FTA, and the China-Singapore FTA up
Hong Kong, China will contribute USD10 million to the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank’s (AIIB) Project Preparation Special Fund, according to AIIB President Jin Liqun and Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Chief Executive Carrie Lam.
Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan, accompanied by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Vice President and Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum and the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, head
China will tackle weak areas in its business environment to further improve the country's overall competence and consolidate its stable and positive economic performance, the State Council decided on Wednesday at an executive meeting chaired by Premier Li
During the 20th bilateral summit between China and the European Union, and in the presence of Premier Li Keqiang, the President of the European Council Donald Tusk and the President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker, Silk Road Fund and Europe
China has newly identified 22 cities as venues for comprehensive cross-border e-commerce pilot zones in an effort to boost cross-border e-commerce, promote opening-up and upgrade foreign trade, the State Council announced Friday.
Myanmar is negotiating with a Chinese consortium to carry out a strategic deep-sea port in Kyaukphyu, western Rakhine state, as part of the planned special economic zone (SEZ) in the region, according to a report of the official Global New Light of Myanma
Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain has said that Pakistan has become attractive for investments in multiple sectors after the launch of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), according to an official statement on Tuesday night.
Experts have said that for the China-proposed Belt and Road (B&R) Initiative to succeed in Thailand, different countries must work together to achieve common growth. In particular, China could cooperate with Japan on a number of projects such as high-
China and Sri Lanka are committed to pushing forward cooperation on the Hambantota port project and realizing the goal of making Sri Lanka the logistics center of the Indian Ocean, said a Foreign Ministry spokesperson on Tuesday.
Georgia believes China's development is a rare and great opportunity for Georgia and the world at large, with Georgia being ready to further enhance cooperation in all fields, Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili has said.
The Belt and Road Initiative has already produced several tangible results, which will continue to boost revenue growth of both Chinese and foreign companies, while improving their ability to execute big-ticket projects, an executive of CITS American Expr
Atanas Maina (C), Managing Director of Kenya Railways Corporation, delivers a speech at a ceremony marking the first anniversary of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) passenger train service in Nairobi, Kenya, on May 31, 2018.
In the eastern suburb of Minsk, capital city of Belarus, stands the China-Belarus industrial park, the largest foreign investment project in the country and an important cooperation project between China and Belarus under the Belt and Road Initiative.
Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Saturday inaugurated the first section of the 392-km Multan-Sukkur Motorway, the largest transportation infrastructure project under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) in Multan in the country's ea
China has made enormous progress during the past four decades since it announced the opening-up of its market to foreign investors, and both Chinese and UK firms will pursue further cooperation along the routes of the China-proposed Belt and Road (B&R
The China-Europe freight train from Tangshan of China arrives at Antwerp Port, Belgium, May 12, 2018. A freight train service has been launched from a port in Tangshan of north China's Hebei Province to Belgium, a further line for freight between China an
Greek Prime Minister and the leader of the ruling Syriza party Alexis Tsipras told a senior Chinese official here that Greece sees the Belt and Road Initiative as a great development opportunity and would like to join hands with China for the development
The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) complements the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative in facilitating trade and cooperation among different countries, a senior African Union (AU) official said here on Thursday.
The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) announced Wednesday that its board of governors has adopted resolutions approving applications from Papua New Guinea and Kenya to join the bank, bringing its total approved membership to 86.
Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen and Chinese Ambassador to Cambodia Xiong Bo jointly unveiled the university, which costs 12 million U.S. dollars in which 10 million dollars were the grant from the Chinese government and the rest were the fu
Croatian highway operator Hrvatske Ceste (Croatia Roads) and the Chinese consortium led by China Road and Bridge Corporation (CRBC) signed a 2.08 billion kuna contract (340 million U.S. dollars) on Monday to construct the first phase of the Peljesac Bridg
The Neelum-Jhelum project, one of the largest hydropower stations in Pakistan, will see its first turbine generator officially start supplying electricity to the national grid on Friday, said the Chinese contractor.
As the 2018 Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) opens on Sunday, experts and entrepreneurs attending the annual event said they believe the forum will serve as an opportunity to increase mutual understanding and cooperation against the rising trend of protectionism
General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong met with visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi here on Monday, with both sides expressing willingness to upgrade bilateral pragmatic cooperation
Chinese Vice Premier Han Zheng (R), also a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, meets with World Bank Chief Executive Officer Kristalina Georgieva in Beijing, capital of China.
Participants pose for group photo during a meeting of the Permanent Representatives Committee (PRC) of the African Union (AU) in Kigali, Rwanda, on March 17, 2018. An agreement to launch the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) was signed here Wed
Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin exchanged congratulations on their respective election win in a telephone conversation on Monday and pledged to further deepen relations between their two countries.
The construction of the Sino-Russian Tongjiang-Nizhneleninskoye railway bridge is expected to be completed this year together with other cross-border infrastructure programs aimed at enhancing China's connectivity with Russia and central Europe and centra
Greek Shipping Minister Panayiotis Kouroumblis (front) speaks during a ceremony for the welcome of the maiden call of China's COSCO Shipping Taurus and the inauguration of the 3rd berth for 20,000 plus twenty-foot equivalent unit (TEU) vessels at Piraeus
Chinese President Xi Jinping (2nd R) and his wife Peng Liyuan (1st R) pose for a group photo with Tonga's King Tupou VI (2nd L) and his wife Queen Nanasipau'u, in Beijing, capital of China, March 1, 2018. Xi held talks with Tonga's King Tupou VI on Thursd
The first ever China International Import Expo, taking place in Shanghai in November, will be a good opportunity for Britain to show its products and services to new Chinese buyers, said the chairman of the China-Britain Business Council.
A China-aided pilot project of poverty reduction was launched here on Thursday, with a view to improving the infrastructure of villages and raising the level of public services and self-development capacity in Myanmar.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said Wednesday in the Uruguayan capital of Montevideo that China is willing to negotiate step by step free trade agreements with Uruguay and other countries in South America.
Liu He, a member of the Political Bureau of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and director of the General Office of the Central Leading Group for Financial and Economic Affairs, gives a speech during the Annual Meeting 2018 of the World
The second ministerial meeting of the China-CELAC (Community of Latin American and Caribbean States) Forum opened here Monday is an opportunity for the two sides to find common ground for their future development and seek connectivity on the China-propose
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday called on Latin American countries to actively participate in the Belt & Road Initiative and forge a trans-Pacific path of cooperation that links China and Latin America more closely.
The central bank of Pakistan gave its green signal to use the Chinese yuan (CNY) for bilateral trade and investment activities, ensuring that imports, exports and financing transactions can be denominated in the Chinese currency.
The Belt and Road Initiative, proposed by China in the autumn of 2013, was aimed to draw on the strength of each country to pursue a joint development through enhancing international cooperation and increasing the complementarity between national strategi
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (C), Afghan Foreign Minister Salahuddin Rabbani (L) and Pakistani Foreign Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif, meet the press after the 1st China-Afghanistan-Pakistan Foreign Ministers' Dialogue, in Beijing, capital of China.
China will promote application and implementation of its national standards including 5G and smart city in the countries along the Belt and Road routes, according to an action plan recently released by the Standardization Administration of China.
While China's leading mobile-payment platforms, Alipay and WeChat Pay, are accelerating its expansion in global market in 2017, shrewd European businesses are also trying to adapt themselves as soon as possible to the new consuming habits of Chinese consu
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Italian counterpart Angelino Alfano attend the closing ceremony of the eighth joint meeting of the China-Italy Government Committee in Beijing, capital of China, Dec. 18, 2017. Wang held talks with Alfano on Monday
Chinese President Xi Jinping (2nd R) and his wife Peng Liyuan (1st R) pose for group photos with Maldives President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom (2nd L) and his wife at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Dec. 7, 2017.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang’s trip to Hungary has yielded fruitful results and injected new vitality to China-CEEC relations.Li arrived in Budapest on Nov. 26 for an official visit to Hungary and for the sixth meeting of heads of government of China and 16
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Monday proposed five initiatives to further advance 16+1 cooperation while addressing the sixth meeting of heads of government of China and 16 Central and Eastern European countries in Budapest, Hungary.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Sunday arrived in Hungary for an official visit to the country and the sixth meeting of heads of government of China and 16 Central and Eastern European Countries (CEEC) in Budapest.
The first China Cultural Center in Bulgaria was inaugurated here on Nov. 23, 2017,located in the downtown of Sofia, Bulgaria's capital city, and includes exhibition halls, a library and rooms for teaching Chinese language, calligraphy, music, martial arts
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang said，China is "pleased to see" Japan's enthusiasm for the Belt and Road Initiative,the Belt and Road Initiative is an international public product offered by China to promote development and cooperat
Frankfurt-based China Europe International Exchange announced on Monday that it will launch a new share market in 2018 to help Chinese companies raise funds for expansion in Europe and economies involved in the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative.
The third Shanxi International Cultural Festival on Ancient Towns along the Belt and Road was held in Taiyuan on Nov 19.The festival aimed to promote Shanxi's reputation as an ideal tourism destination and develop tourism into a pillar industry for the pr
The China-South Asia Expo kicked off in Nepal's capital on Thursday with the aim to expand and enhance regional trade.This is the first time this expo is being held outside China as it used to be organized only in China's Kunming.
Chinese President Xi Jinping (C), also general secretary of the Communist Party of China Central Committee, and Lao President Bounnhang Vorachit, also general secretary of the Lao People's Revolutionary Party Central Committee, attend the foundation-layin
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Tuesday that China is willing to join regional countries in writing a new chapter for East Asian cooperation，he and other leaders attended the 12th East Asia Summit poseand for a group photo before the meeting in Manila, Ph
Chinese construction giant China Gezhouba Group Corp. (CGGC), the main builder of the Three Gorges project, said Tuesday a CGGC-led consortium has signed a contract with the Nigerian government to build a hydropower project valued at 5.792 billion U.S. do
China proposes the formulation of a vision for strategic partnership between China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) toward the year 2030 to upgrade cooperation, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said Monday.
China and Vietnam agreed here Sunday to deepen their comprehensive strategic cooperation under new circumstances.Xi is on a state visit to the Southeast Asian country. Before flying to Hanoi, he just concluded a busy two-day stay in Vietnam's central city
China and Russia signed nearly 20 deals here Wednesday in areas including investment, energy and space exploration. The deals came after the 22nd regular meeting between the heads of government of China and Russia held in the Great Hall of the People, Be
Members of the Chinese scientific expedition team pose for photos onboard China's ice breaker Xuelong, July 31, 2017. The Xuelong icebreaker crossed the Arctic Circle and entered the Arctic Ocean on Monday. China's ice breaker, the Xuelong, which means &q
The City of London has started talks with multinational development banks about joining the Belt and Road Investor Alliance, a platform established to encourage further green investment into the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi holds talks with visiting Sri Lankan Foreign Minister Tilak Marapana in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 30, 2017. After the meeting, the two sides exchanged letters of approval for a mutual legal assistance treaty.
Xi Jinping stressed in his report to the 19th CPC National Congress that the country will take the building of the Belt and Road Initiative as a priority, lay equal emphasis on bring-in and going-global, follow the principles of wide consultation, joint c
China's pursuit of modernization is aimed at establishing total harmony between human beings and nature, said General Secretary Xi Jinping in his holistic report at the opening of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China on Oct 18.
The 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China has caught worldwide attention, not only because of China's influence in the world economy, but more importantly, the Party's insatiable yearn for institutional innovation, as General Secretary Xi
In his report to the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China on Wednesday, General Secretary Xi Jinping said that China will always try to be a builder of world peace, a contributor to global development and a guardian of the international
Xi Jinping delivers a report to the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) on behalf of the 18th Central Committee of the CPC at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, capital of China, Oct. 18, 2017. The CPC opened the 19th Nation
With the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China around the corner, 32 leaders of media organizations from 27 countries along the Belt and Road routes have been invited to visit China. They will not only cover the meeting, but also discuss
China Development Bank (CDB), the largest Chinese bank for foreign investment and financing cooperation, on Sunday signed two deals to provide loans to Egypt's two major financial institutions SAIBANK and Banque Misr.
File photo taken on Dec. 16, 2007 shows a cargo vessel sailing in Lianyungang Port in Lianyungang City, east China's Jiangsu Province. Lianyungang Port, whose construction began in early 1930s, is now one of the important outlets from east China to the Pa
Chinese Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli (8th L) attends the unveiling ceremony for the opening of the 14th China-ASEAN Expo and the China-ASEAN Business and Investment Summit with foreign dignitaries and guests, in Nanning, capital of south China's Guangxi Zhuan
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras (3rd L), Chinese Ambassador to Greece Zou Xiaoli (2nd L) cut the ribbon for the opening ceremony of the 82nd Thessaloniki International Fair (TIF) in Thessaloniki, Greece on Sept. 9, 2017. China is an honored country th
Chinese President Xi Jinping meets with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto in Xiamen, southeast China's Fujian Province, Sept. 4, 2017. Enrique Pena Nieto came to Xiamen to attend the Dialogue of Emerging Market and Developing Countries scheduled for Se
Chinese President Xi Jinping meets with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi in Xiamen, southeast China's Fujian Province, Sept. 5, 2017. Sisi came to Xiamen to attend the Dialogue of Emerging Market and Developing Countries.
Chinese President Xi Jinping meets with Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha in Xiamen, southeast China's Fujian Province, Sept. 4, 2017. Prayut is in Xiamen to attend the Dialogue of Emerging Market and Developing Countries scheduled for Sept. 5.
Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi and visiting Indonesian Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs Darmin Nasution co-chair the third meeting of the high-level economic dialogue between China and Indonesia in Beijing, capital of China, Aug. 22, 2017.
The number of countries, regions, and international organizations that have signed cooperation agreements with China on the joint development of the Belt and Road Initiative has reached 69, the country's top economic planner said Thursday.
The 688-kilometer East Coast Rail Link project undertaken by the China Communications Construction Company Limited in Malaysia has started construction in Pahang State last week, and is estimated to be completed in seven years.
An increasing number of innovation-driven Chinese companies testing the waters abroad are spurring "rapid growth" in international patent applications filed via the Patent Cooperation Treaty in China, according to the State Intellectual Property
The first Chinese Sichuan Food Festival held in Celakovice, a town in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic last Friday, introduced locals to Oriental cuisine and facilitated people-to-people and cultural exchanges between both countries.