Li Keqiang: China to promote cooperation with Southeast Asia, Arab countries

Vice Premier Li Keqiang on Tuesday said China is ready to work with Thailand to boost bilateral cooperation and relations between China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). Thailand is an important country in Southeast Asia and plays an active role in regional affairs, Li said as he met with Thai Deputy Prime […]

Vice premier Li Keqiang confident in economy

Vice premier Li Keqiang confident in economy

Vice Premier Li Keqiang expressed his confidence in the Chinese economy on Monday, noting the ongoing restructuring process will help the country’s economy to improve its quality, vitality and sustainability. “The measures taken by the Chinese government for macro economic adjustment and control will play a conducive role in optimizing the Chinese economy’s structure and […]

Li Keqiang calls for expanding China-Germany cooperation

Li Keqiang calls for expanding China-Germany cooperation

Vice Premier Li Keqiang on Thursday called on China and Germany to expand cooperation in trade, investment and other fields as he met with visiting German Chancellor Angela Merkel. As two countries with strong economic complementarity, China and Germany should expand bilateral trade, increase mutual investment and create a fair, competitive environment so as to […]

Li Keqiang stresses fair distribution of low-income homes

Li Keqiang stresses fair distribution of low-income homes

Vice Premier Li Keqiang has called for local authorities to fairly distribute low-income housing units to those needy families in a transparent way, adding that tightening measures for the country’s property market will remain in place. Li’s remarks came during an inspection tour of low-income housing communities in Beijing on Tuesday. The vice premier said […]

Li Keqiang meets U.S.-China Business Council delegation

Li Keqiang meets U.S.-China Business Council delegation

Chinese Vice Premier Li Keqiang on Wednesday called on U.S. business circles to promote bilateral trade and economic cooperation between China and the United States. “Business circles participate in, promote and benefit from the development of China-U.S. relations and bilateral trade cooperation. We hope the U.S.-China Business Council will continue to give play to its […]

Li Keqiang starts visit to Hungary

Li Keqiang starts visit to Hungary

Chinese Vice Premier Li Keqiang arrived in Budapest to begin his official visit to Hungary on Monday. In his written speech upon his arrival at the airport, Li said that Hungary was one of the first countries to forge diplomatic relations with the People’s Republic of China. With increasing exchanges of high-level visits, Sino-Hungarian political […]

Li Keqiang meets with Russian business people

Li Keqiang meets with Russian business people

Visiting Chinese Vice Premier Li Keqiang met with Russian business people here Saturday and expressed his hopes for advancing China-Russia trade and economic cooperation. Both China and Russia, the two giant neighbors, are newly emerging economies facing the tasks of national development. They also share economic complementarities and mutual political trust, which indicates that the […]

Li Keqiang arrives in Russia for official visit

Li Keqiang arrives in Russia for official visit

Chinese Vice Premier Li Keqiang arrived in Moscow on Thursday for an official visit that will include meetings with Russia’s top leaders. Li was expected to meet Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, Prime Minister and president-elect Vladimir Putin, and Chairman of State Duma Sergei Naryshkin. Li will also have extensive contact with Russians from various walks […]

Li Keqiang calls for frugality and integrity of public bodies

Li Keqiang calls for frugality and integrity of public bodies

The Chinese Vice Premier Li Keqiang has called on public bodies to operate with frugality and integrity, and better fulfill their duty to serve the people. In a speech at a meeting honoring the role models for their outstanding public service, the Chinese vice premier urged public bodies to “allocate funds and resources where they […]