“Year of Russian Tourism” ends in China

“Year of Russian Tourism” ends in China

The “Year of Russian Tourism”, a Sino-Russian event to boost mutual tourism, ended on Friday, with the two parts agreeing on further investment cooperation. Chinese Vice Premier Wang Qishan and his Russian counterpart Olga Golodets sent congratulatory messages to the concluding ceremony held in Shanghai. The National Tourism Administration (NTA) of China and the Russia […]

Chinese, Russian officials agree to strengthen economic ties

Chinese, Russian officials agree to strengthen economic ties

Chinese and Russian delegates gathering here for talks over bilateral cooperation have agreed to further strengthen the economic and trade ties between the two giant neighbors. During the discussions, held Tuesday under the framework of the regular meetings between the two countries’ prime ministers, participants noted that the successful economic and trade relations have become […]

China pledges support to Russia’s G20 presidency

China pledges support to Russia’s G20 presidency

China will fully support Russia in its hosting the leaders’ summit of the Group of 20 (G20) economies next year, a senior Chinese official said here Friday. Speaking at a press conference after a meeting with the Russian sherpa of the G20 Ksenia Yudaeva, Cui Tiankai, Chinese vice foreign minister and also one of the […]

Japanese warships call on Vladivostok for joint anti-pirate drills

Two Japanese warships arrived here Sunday for a visit and joint anti-pirate drills with Russia. The two Japanese ships — destroyer Ariake and frigate Oyodo — will join Russian destroyer Admiral Panteleyev and other vessels for joint anti-pirate drills on Wednesday off the coast of Vladivostok, local media reported. During the visit, the Japanese military […]

Russia: Diaoyu Islands belong to China

Some Russian media say Japan’s so-called purchasing of the Diaoyu Islands will not only hurt the relations between China and Japan, but Japan’s economy. An analyst from the Institute of Far Eastern Studies of the Russian Academy Of Sciences says the Diaoyu Islands is indisputable territory of China whether from the historical background or evidence. […]

Chinese state councilor speaks on Sino-Russian ties, Syria

Visiting Chinese State Councilor Dai Bingguo described Sino-Russian ties as flourishing and outlined China’s stance on Syria in a newspaper interview Monday Dai told Russian state newspaper Rossiyskaya Gazeta the two counties had witnessed a healthy development in bilateral ties in the 10 years since they forged their strategic cooperative partnership. During Chinese President Hu […]

China strongly condemns terrorist blast in Russia

China strongly condemns the terrorist blast that killed at least 5 policemen and wounded several civilians in Russia’s Ingushetia, Foreign Ministry spokesman Qin Gang said in a press release on Sunday. China expresses its deep condolences to the innocent civilians and conveys sincere sympathies to the victims and their families, Qin said. China firmly supports […]

Chinese fishermen detained by Russia return to China

Chinese fishermen detained by Russia return to China

Sixty-five Chinese fishermen detained off Russia’s Far East region last month returned to China on Wednesday. The Chinese fishermen arrived at Dongning port in China’s northeastern Heilongjiang Province in the early afternoon. Two fishing boats from China’s Shandong province with 36 on board were detained by Russian border control officers on July 15 and 16, […]

Sino-foreign joint military exercises in eyes of foreign military attaches to China

Sino-foreign joint military exercises in eyes of foreign military attaches to China

Major General Ahe Suhouv, former Russian military attaché to China, remarked that the level of Chinese military’s overall training has been increasingly elevated and the level of their technology and equipment has kept upgrading. The Chinese military has further proven its current international status to the world in the “Peace Mission 2007” joint military exercise. […]