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China Bank

World Bank CEO Praises China’s Structural Reform

BEIJING, (APP/Xinhua): China’s structural reform has been “really going well” amid rising uncertainties worldwide, said World Bank CEO Kristalina Georgieva, adding the world needs to think as a community of common destiny. “In 2016, the world got 2.3 percent growth, very disappointing. More than a


President Xi Sets The Pace On A Better Environment

BEIJING, (APP/Xinhua): China’s improvements to its environment continue to go from strength to strength. Work is under way on the creation of nine national parks with a combined area of nearly 170,000 sq km, and this year China will formulate an overall plan for the national


China Bans Brazil Meat In Health Scare: Brasilia

BRASMLIA, (APP/AFP) – Brazil said Monday that China had suspended imports of meat from the South American country over police claims that Brazilian exporters had sold tainted products. The agriculture ministry said in an online statement that China had suspended imports of meat from Brazil.


World’s Longest Cable-Stayed Railway Bridge Closes In China

BEIJING (China), (APP): A three-tower cable-stayed heavy railway bridge closed over Dongting Lake, the second-largest freshwater lake in China. The 1,290-meter bridge is designed with a carrying load of 10,000 tonnes, enough to accommodate a fully-loaded train passing at a speed of 120 km per

China Sports

Marathon Races In China See Major Increase In 2016

SHANGHAI, (Xinhua): The number of marathons and road running races registered in the Chinese Athletics Association (CAA) last year reached 328, nearly a 150% increase compared to the year 2015, CAA vice president Du Zhaocai announced here on Monday. “The 328 events included 125 marathons, 128 half marathons

Hua Chunying

China Warns US Over Arms Sales To Taiwan

BEIJING, (APP/AFP) – China on Monday reiterated its firm opposition to US arm sales to Taiwan, amid reports that Donald Trump’s administration is preparing a large shipment of advanced weaponry for the self-ruling island. “China firmly opposes US arms sales to Taiwan, this is consistent

Xi Tillerson

Xi, Tillerson Vow To Work Toward Closer US-China Ties

BEIJING, (APP/AFP) – Chinese President Xi Jinping and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Sunday their two countries would work to strengthen ties, as they met in Beijing. Xi stressed that he and Trump had resolved in a phone call last month “that


Pak-China Strategic Partnership Is Imperative For Region : Experts

ISLAMABAD, (APP): International Expert Dr. Pervaiz Iqbal Cheema has said that a strategic partnership between Pakistan and China is imperative for entire region. Talking to Radio Pakistan, he said China is trying to rise peacefully and it wants peace throughout the region. He added that the visit of Chief