Chinese premier to pay official visit to Cambodia, attend ASEAN Summits

Chinese premier to pay official visit to Cambodia, attend ASEAN Summits

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao will make his official visit to Cambodia on Nov. 18 to boost bilateral ties and to attend the forthcoming 21st ASEAN Summit and related Summits, according to Cambodian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday. The visit is made at the invitation of Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, said a ministry’s press […]

Premier Wen Jiabao meets Italian, Bulgarian leaders

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao met here Monday with Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti and Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev, vowing to enhance the relationship between China and Europe. Wen said during his meeting with Monti that the European Union (EU) has taken several major measures to deal with the European debt problems while Italy has actively […]

Premier Wen Jiabao to attend Asia-Europe Meeting

Premier Wen Jiabao to attend Asia-Europe Meeting

Premier Wen Jiabao will attend the ninth Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) in Vientiane, Laos, and pay an official visit to the country from Nov. 4 to 6, announced Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei on Monday. During the meeting, Wen will expound China’s views on the global economic and financial situation and policies to strengthen Asia-Europe cooperation, […]

Chinese premier urges more gov’t spending on pension system

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao on Friday urged for more government spending on the social pension insurance system to address the country’s aging problem. The government must guarantee financial support in the system even if it has to cut investment on other projects, Wen said at a national conference about the urban-rural pension insurance system. China […]

Premier Wen predicts China’s future in Davos address

Premier Wen predicts China’s future in Davos address

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao confidently forecast on Tuesday that the “giant ship” of the Chinese economy will sail ahead quickly yet steadily and reach the shore of a brighter future. Speaking at the opening ceremony of the 2012 Annual Meeting of the New Champions, also known as the Summer Davos, Wen summarized the government’s work […]

Premier Wen Jiabao calls for improved flood control

Premier Wen Jiabao calls for improved flood control

Premier Wen Jiabao has called for intensifying flood control efforts and ensuring the safety of the public amid recent severe flooding in several areas. Wen made the remarks during a two-day tour of Henan and Hubei provinces, where he inspected local flood control facilities and water control projects, such as the Three Gorges Dam. Coastal […]

Wen Jiabao urges policy implementation for private capital

Wen Jiabao urges policy implementation for private capital

Premier Wen Jiabao on Monday urged related authorities to ensure the implementation of policies designed to encourage private capital so as to create a “fair, transparent and predictable” environment for various market entities. Recognizing the role of the non-public sector in economic development, Wen called for equal rights concerning the use of production materials, fair […]

Premier Wen Jiabao makes inspection tour in Sichuan

Premier Wen Jiabao makes inspection tour in Sichuan

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao (R, front) talks to truck drivers at a logistics hub in Chengdu, capital of southwest China’s Sichuan Province, July 14, 2012. Wen Jiabao made an inspection tour of Sichuan Province from July 13 to 15. (Xinhua/Yao Dawei) Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao (L, front) talks to students in Chengdu, capital of southwest […]