Belt and Road Initiative

Chinese FM calls for further cooperation between China, Latin American and Caribbean states - Xinhua

SANTIAGO, Jan. 22 (Xinhua) -- Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Monday hailed the achievements made in the cooperation between China and Latin …

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President: Belt, Road needs Latin flavor

<b>Pacific Ocean is not seen as a barrier to cooperation</b><p>President Xi Jinping has called on Latin American and Caribbean countries to jointly map out the …

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China appreciates Bolivia's support for Belt and Road Initiative: Chinese FM - Xinhua

SANTIAGO, Jan. 22 (Xinhua) -- China appreciates Bolivia's support for the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative and would like to further deepen …

China

High-tech, long-distance grid to boost renewables

<b>Efficient network to connect B&R cities with far-off green energy hubs</b><p>China's ultra-high-voltage direct current transmission technology has …

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CELAC eyes enormous benefits from China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative

With the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative grabbing headlines around the world over the past years, Latin America and the Caribbean is giving …

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Interview: Denmark-China cooperation enjoys broad prospects: Danish PM - Xinhua

COPENHAGEN, Jan. 22 (Xinhua) -- Despite the already close ties between Denmark and China, Danish Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen believes there …

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China developing a taste for British teas and marmalade - World

Arriving at Tiptree Farm in the county of Essex in Southeast England, there's a scent of marmalade in the air.<p>"The factory is cooking oranges from …

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Belt and Road Initiative to promote Southeast Asian economy: HSBC economist - Xinhua

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan. 22 (Xinhua) -- A senior HSBC economist on Monday expressed high expectations for the China-proposed Belt and Road Initiative to …

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Where is America’s common sense in foreign affairs?

<b>Xi Jinping “The Dream Seller”</b><p>Xi started 2018 by dream-selling that all rural Chinese living below the poverty line would no more be poor by 2020. …

China

Chinese FM meets Chile's president-elect on bilateral ties

China is willing to further deepen the comprehensive strategic partnership with Chile, and enhance cooperation with Latin America within the …

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Suez Canal and Hambantota: spot the difference | This Week In Asia | South China Morning Post

Last week China’s foreign minister Wang Yi was obliged to come out in defence of Beijing’s practice of making hefty loans to developing countries, …

China

Japan's Abe calls for debate on Constitutional amendment, seeks friendly ties with China - World

TOKYO - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urged political parties to advance debate on amending Japan's Constitution while calling for friendly ties …

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Responding to Authoritarian Consolidation in Cambodia: Too Little, Too Late?

Over the past six months, Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen has begun to rapidly consolidate control over his country in the lead up to scheduled 2018 …

Asia

China sticks firmly to its path to globalisation

The Davos splash made last year by Xi Jinping, China’s leader, derived from his apparent defence of globalisation. His message played well to the …

China

Narendra Modi’s biggest achievement is advancing democratic model in India when it is retreating globally - Firstpost

There were hardly any earth-shattering new perspectives to emerge from Narendra Modi’s interview to <i>Zee</i> just ahead of his visit to Davos but a few …

India

Pakistan’s stance on militants alienated the US. Is China next? | This Week In Asia | South China Morning Post

Self-serving politics threaten not only to strain Pakistan’s relations with the United States, but heighten tensions in the geostrategic region of …

Pakistan

Belt & Road Initiative brings opportunities to countries involved: US experts

NEW YORK - The Belt and Road Initiative would not only enhance trade and commerce ties among participating countries, but also further their …

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Jared Kushner Is China’s Trump Card

How the President’s son-in-law, despite his inexperience in diplomacy and his lack of security clearance, became Beijing’s primary point of interest.<p>In early 2017, shortly after Jared Kushner moved into his new office in the West Wing of the White House, he began receiving guests. One visitor who …

Politics

World public opinion charming to China

Under the leadership of its President Xi Jinping China is transforming itself. The change it is gradually undergoing affects both national economics …

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South China's Guangxi plays bigger role in Belt and Road Initiative

Photo taken on Jan.10, 2018 shows Qinzhou port in south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. By making full use of its geographical location and …

China

Does Debt Pay? China and the Politics of Investment in Sri Lanka

What are the sources and impact of China's economic leverage over Sri Lanka?

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Gone like a shot: Why did Sri Lanka reinstate alcohol ban for women? | This Week In Asia | South China Morning Post

Even in ultra-conservative Saudi Arabia, women will finally get the right to drive cars this year. Compare that to Sri Lanka, where women recently …

Asia

B&R adds 200,000 foreign jobs

China's outbound investment in economies participating in the Belt and Road Initiative climbed to some$70 billion between 2014 and 2017, providing …

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Big News From China: Its Implosion Didn't Happen

Somehow the nation once seen as a major swing factor has become the rock on which global growth depends.<p>China's economic performance is all about what hasn't happened. That's huge.<p>The world's No. 2 economy didn't implode under a mountain of debt, nor did trade tensions with the U.S. bring exports …

Opinion

India's Ballistic Missile Test Is a 'Direct Threat,' a Chinese State-Owned Newspaper Says

India’s test this week of a long range intercontinental ballistic missile with the capability of hitting China’s eastern coastal cities constitutes a …

World News

Chinese tech companies plan to steal American cloud firms’ thunder

WHICH of the world’s tech giants boasts the fastest-growing computing cloud? Many would guess either Amazon or Google, which operate the world’s …

China

Saudi Vision 2030 provides mutual opportunity, says Chinese envoy

Author: ARAB NEWSFri, 2018-01-19 03:00ID: 1516310411488659400RIYADH: The Chinese ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Li Huaxin, has said that his country …

Middle East

As Trump Shreds Global Trade Deals, Xi Basks in ‘Davos Man’ Role

If one needed a reminder of how surreal the globalization debate has become in recent years, look no further than the talking salons of Davos.<p>Donald …

Business

Macron the Conquerer

In advance of an Anglo-French summit this week, French President Emmanuel Macron officially offered to loan the Bayeux Tapestry to Britain. The …

Emmanuel Macron

​China's humanitarian contribution to Syria adds to its int'l profile

Syrian Ambassador to China Dr. Imad Moustapha delivers a speech at the First Project Matchmaking Fair for Syria Reconstruction on July 9, 2017. [File …

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