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Beijing issues first major smog alert of winter

Posted on: January 16th, 2018 | No Comments
China’s capital Beijing imposed stringent measures to curb output of heavy industry as plunging temperatures spurred heating demand. This, after Beijing, issued its first major smog alert of the winter...

Philippines, China set to conduct second bilateral consultative mechanism next month

Posted on: January 16th, 2018 | No Comments
The Department of Foreign Affairs or DFA defended itself from allegations that it is not taking steps to stop China’s ongoing militarization of the West Philippine Sea. Critics particularly refer...

Chinese report says South China Sea islands expanded ‘reasonably’

Posted on: December 25th, 2017 | No Comments
BEIJING (Reuters) – China has “reasonably” expanded its islands in the disputed South China Sea and this year construction projects there including radar facilities covered about 290,000 square meters (72...

World Robot Conference in Beijing features innovation and development in robotic research

Posted on: August 23rd, 2017 | No Comments
  The media day of World Robot Conference 2017 kicked off in Beijing on Tuesday featuring the world’s major areas of robotic research, application, and innovation. China is still one...

China boosts support for Belt & Road Initiative with additional USD 14.5-B

Posted on: May 16th, 2017 | No Comments
BEIJING – Twenty-nine (29) leaders of various countries have arrived past nine, Monday morning at the Yanqi Lake, International Convention Center, in Beijing, China to attend the second and the...

New South Korea president vows to address North Korea, broader tensions ‘urgently’

Posted on: May 10th, 2017 | No Comments
South Korea’s new liberal President Moon Jae-in was sworn in on Wednesday and vowed to immediately tackle the difficult tasks of addressing North Korea’s advancing nuclear ambitions and soothing tensions...

U.S., China talk firmer U.N. response to North Korea’s missiles: diplomats

Posted on: May 5th, 2017 | No Comments
The United States is negotiating with China on a possible stronger U.N. Security Council response – such as new sanctions – to North Korea’s repeated ballistic missile launches, which the...

China begins new work on disputed South China Sea island

Posted on: March 15th, 2017 | No Comments
China has started fresh construction work in the disputed South China Sea, new satellite images show, a sign that Beijing is continuing to strengthen its military reach across the vital...

Trump changes tack, backs ‘one China’ policy in call with Xi

Posted on: February 11th, 2017 | No Comments
U.S. President Donald Trump changed tack and agreed to honor the “one China” policy during a phone call with China’s leader Xi Jinping, a major diplomatic boost for Beijing which...

China urges Trump administration to grasp importance of ‘one China’

Posted on: January 23rd, 2017 | No Comments
The new U.S. administration must fully understand the importance of the “one China” policy and appreciate that the issue of Taiwan is highly sensitive for the Beijing government, China said...