Putin: China does not threaten Russian economy

Putin: China does not threaten Russian economy

Representatives from government, business and experts support the Prime Minister and presidential candidate Vladimir Putin that China is not a threat to Russian economy, and agree with the need to properly build relationships with Chinese corporations, as they are the main potential investors of Siberia. On Monday, the newspaper “Moscow News” published an article by […]

Russian company Summa Group to buy a port in China

Russian company Summa Group to buy a port in China

The russian port logistics company Summa Group in conjunction with the port of Rotterdam are considering the purchase of an asset in China. Chairman of the Summa Group Ziyavudin Magomedov told reporters on the sidelines of the APEC Business Advisory Council in Hong Kong. “In China we are looking for an asset,” said Mr.Magomedov, without […]

China and Russia to counter Western influence

China and Russia to counter Western influence

Vetoed by Moscow and Beijing has caused widespread outrage in the Arab and Western capitals and both countries are now trying to defuse criticism. The rejection of the draft resolution supported by the Arab League primarily reflects the will of Moscow and Beijing to prevent Western intervention in the Libya model, analysts said. The Russian […]

Iran considers veto power of Russia and China “legitimate”

Iran considers veto power of Russia and China “legitimate”

The decision of Russia and China to block a draft resolution on Syria in the UN Security Council was “legitimate”, said Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi, the Iranian news agency IRNA reports. “The UN Security Council has turned into an instrument by which the West is putting pressure on individual countries. At this time, […]

Explanation of Vote by Ambassador Li Baodong after Adoption of Security Council Draft Resolution on Syria

Explanation of Vote by Ambassador Li Baodong after Adoption of Security Council Draft Resolution on Syria

The Security Council just voted on the draft resolution on Syria. China voted against the resolution. China has all along followed closely the developments in Syria. We call on all parties in Syria to stop violence, avoid, in particular, casualties of innocent civilians, restore order in the country as soon as possible, and respect the […]

After the veto on Syria, Moscow and Beijing trying to justify their position

After the veto on Syria, Moscow and Beijing trying to justify their position

China and Russia vetoed on Saturday a UN Security Council draft resolution condemning repression in Syria to avoid “new disorders and victims.” The Sino-Russian veto is intended to allow “the continuation of the search for a peaceful settlement of the Syrian crisis,” said Xinhua news agency. “By vetoing, Russia and China argue that more time […]

China took leadership of Youth Olympic Games from Russia

China took leadership of Youth Olympic Games from Russia

The Russian national team dropped to second place in the team event of the Youth Olympic Games in Innsbruck, Austria, after five competition days. The russians has won five gold, two silver and four bronze medals. China regained Leadership in team scoring (6-3-3), and the third line was taken by representatives of South Korea who […]

Foreign Ministry: China supports the Russian draft resolution on Syria

Foreign Ministry: China supports the Russian draft resolution on Syria

China supports Russia draft resolution on Syria, announced Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Liu Weimin at a press briefing. “China supports the positive efforts of Russia, aimed at resolving the Syria crisis and is ready to continue participating in the consultations on the basis of the proposed project by the Russian side”, said the diplomat. “China calls […]

Russia and China call for dialogue to resolve the crisis in Syria

Russia and China call for dialogue to resolve the crisis in Syria

The Bashar al-Assad regime has become increasingly isolated. After the Arab League confirmed the suspension of Syria, Thursday the traditional allies of Damascus, Russia and China expressed concern about the ongoing crisis and called for the immediate opening of a dialogue between Syrian authorities and the opposition. “All this is very much like a civil […]

Meeting between Chinese premier and Russian counterpart reached consensus on major issues

Meeting between Chinese premier and Russian counterpart reached consensus on major issues

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin held talks Monday on major issues of common interest, including bilateral relations and current international political and economic issues. Wen said the two countries in recent years have witnessed frequent high-level exchanges, strengthened political trust, economic cooperation and made close coordination in international affairs. In […]