Former SW China official expelled from CPC for disciplinary violations

The Communist Party of China (CPC) on Wednesday expelled a former senior official from southwest China’s Yunnan Province for “serious disciplinary violations”, the Party’s disciplinary watchdog said. Zhang Tianxin, former Party secretary of Kunming, capital city of Yunnan, was stripped of his CPC membership and demoted, “for dereliction of duty which led to losses of […]

China, U.S. hold high-level anti-terror dialogue

China and the United States on Tuesday held here the first-ever vice-ministerial level talks on anti-terrorism cooperation. At the talks, Chinese and U.S. officials exchanged views on the current anti-terror situation and reached broad consensus on deepening cooperation between the two countries in the regard. Emphasizing the terrorist nature of the East Turkestan Islamic Movement, […]

First Chinese rescuers to depart for Philippines: FM

The first batch of China’s emergency rescuers will depart for the typhoon-stricken Philippines on Wednesday, a Foreign Ministry spokesman said early Wednesday. After getting the confirmation from Manila, China’s emergency medical team and rescue team will go to the Philippines soon with the first batch of rescuers, who are from the China Red Cross, to […]

Xi Jinping urges Iran to seek positive results in Geneva talks

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday urged Iran to seek positive results in the upcoming talks over its nuclear program in Geneva. The previous round of talks in Geneva earlier this month helped defuse tension and kept talks going, Xi told Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in a telephone conversation. The talks, Xi said, were in […]

Liu Yunshan attends Party School opening ceremony

Liu Yunshan attends Party School opening ceremony

Liu Yunshan, a top Chinese leader, attended an opening ceremony held by the Party School of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee on Sunday. Liu, president of the school and a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee, urged efforts to ensure a “correct political direction” […]

Chinese FM eyes positive China-U.S. interaction in Asia-Pacific

Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Saturday urged China and the United States to interact positively in the Asia-Pacific region. “Chinese and U.S. efforts to build new relations should start from the Asia-Pacific region, where the two countries have the most converging interests and interact most frequently,” Wang said in talks held with visiting U.S. Secretary […]

China, U.S. to hold fifth Strategic and Economic Dialogue in July

China and the United States will hold the fifth China-U.S. Strategic and Economic Dialogue (S&ED) in July in the U.S., Foreign Ministry spokesman Qin Gang said on Saturday. During the visit of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, the two sides reached consensus on mechanisms of the China-U.S. High-level Consultation on People-to-People Exchange and the […]

Full text of Joint U.S.-China Statement on Climate Change

A joint U.S.-China statement on climate change was issued on Saturday. The full text is as follows: Joint U.S.-China Statement on Climate Change The United States of America and the People’s Republic of China recognize that the increasing dangers presented by climate change measured against the inadequacy of the global response requires a more focused […]

Xi Jinping: Pursuing dream for 1.3 billion Chinese

Xi Jinping: Pursuing dream for 1.3 billion Chinese

Nearly 3,000 deputies to the national legislature made their choice on Thursday, electing Xi Jinping as the leader of China and its military. Long applause filled the Great Hall of the People as Xi was elected president of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) and chairman of the PRC Central Military Commission. Xi’s new role […]