Republican presidential candidate, businessman Donald Trump stands during the Fox Business Network Republican presidential debate at the North Charleston Coliseum, Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, in North Charleston, S.C. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

China Defends Asia-Pacific Trade After Trump Threat

  China’s President Xi Jinping vowed to strengthen world trade in the face of US President-elect Donald Trump’s threat to pull out of a key trans-Pacific accord. Speaking on a visit to Chile on Tuesday, he vowed to “push to build an Asia-Pacific free-trade zone and an

China Continues To Champion Global Governance In Int’l Forums

Since the 2014 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Beijing, China has continuously highlighted global governance at such different international occasions as the Hangzhou G20 summit in September and the just-concluded APEC summit in Lima. China’s proposals, initiatives and contributions are injecting fresh vigor into global governance.


Interview: Xi’s Chile Visit To Bolster Bilateral Economic Ties: Expert

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s upcoming visit to Chile will promote bilateral ecomonic cooperation, providing an opportunity to review the progress and challenges in the relationship, a Chilean expert said. “Bilateral economic and trade ties have reached the level where China is this country’s leading trading partner, and


Free Use Of Public Library System For Foreign Residents In SW China

Foreign residents are now entitled to borrow and return books without charge at any public library in Chengdu, capital of southwest China’s Sichuan Province, the first arrangement of its kind in the country. From November, after passport registration foreign residents can freely use the unified loan and


Thousands Flee Myanmar Clashes To China: Beijing

At least 3,000 people have fled into China due to fighting in northern Myanmar, Beijing said Tuesday, as the death toll from clashes between the military and ethnic insurgents rose to 10. The violence is a fresh blow to de facto leader Aung San Suu

China's President Xi Jinping waves after speaking at the CEO summit during the annual Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum in Lima, Peru, Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)

China Signs New Trade Deals With Peru

China’s President Xi Jinping signed new trade deals on Monday with Peru, one of its partners in its drive to boost world trade in the face of protectionist stirrings. A day after taking part in the APEC Asia-Pacific trade summit, Xi made a formal visit


China Continues To Promote Global Health: Premier Li

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Monday said that China will continue to promote global health issues while providing assistance to other developing countries. Li made the remarks during a speech in Shanghai at the opening ceremony of the 9th Global Conference on Health Promotion (GCHP). China has taken


China Advocates APEC Leadership In Economic Globalization Despite Setbacks

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday urged members of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) to stay committed to taking economic globalization forward with vigorous measures, despite increasing setbacks around the world. Speaking at the 24th APEC Economic Leaders’ Meeting here in Peru, Xi highlighted the APEC’s role