Asked whether China will retaliate by targeting certain US co

 companies, Lu said that as for foreign enterprises operating in Chi na, there is no need for them to worry as long as their businesses are law-abiding. S President Donald Trump issued an executive order on Wednesd ay in which he declared a national economic emergency and banned the technology and services of “foreign adversaries” … Read moreAsked whether China will retaliate by targeting certain US co

With the 1,000-day countdown celebration comes a ne

ew stage of preparation for the Games,” said Chen Jining, mayor of Beijin g and executive president of the 2022 Winter Olympics Organizing Committee. “We will end eavor to deliver a fantastic, extraordinary and excellent Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.” The 1,000-day countdown — launched near the iconic Bird’s Nest and the Water Cube, both … Read moreWith the 1,000-day countdown celebration comes a ne

China has exercised great restraint and goodwill in

trying to maintain stable relations with the US,” he said. Li Haidong, a professor of US studies at China Foreign Affairs Universi ty, said Washington has pushed a hard line in relations with Beijing in recent years. “The Taiwan question is much more complicated and nonnegotiable,” Li said. “If the US side continues to misinterpret … Read moreChina has exercised great restraint and goodwill in

At least 41 dead in Russian passenger plane fire

Russia’s Investigative Committee says 41 people died in fiery airliner accident at Moscow airport. The Russian Superjet 100 was flying from Moscow to Murmansk when a fire broke out on board. Aeroflot Flight SU1492 ret urned to Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport, making a hard landing, news agency Interfax reported. “According to our data, more than 10 … Read moreAt least 41 dead in Russian passenger plane fire

Horticultural exhibits delve into high-tech magic

The ongoing International Horticultural Exhibition 2019 in Beijing is all about gar dening, but it doesn’t shy away from high technology that improves visitors’ experience. To provide visitors with information services, ticket purchasing, parking, travel routes, introductions to scenic sp ots, medical services, performance arrangements and traveling tips, a mobile phone app called Expo 2019 … Read moreHorticultural exhibits delve into high-tech magic

With the two presidents as witnesses, China and Chile

According to Chilean Ambassador Luis Schmidt, the two countries on Wednesday secured a deal to open the Chinese market to Chilean pears. He said he is expecting the first pear exports to China to take place soon. Zhou Jin contributed to this story. Liu Cailin, a Hebei Academy of Fine Arts graduate, is a member … Read moreWith the two presidents as witnesses, China and Chile

rime scene officials inspect the explosion area at Shangri-La

Of the dead in the blasts, there are 35 foreigners, the police confirmed. Hospital sources had earlier said nine foreigners were among those killed while 13 others have been injured. Airline says flights continue despite curfew SriLankan Airlines is telling passengers boo ked on flights out of the country that they will be able to … Read morerime scene officials inspect the explosion area at Shangri-La

Wang, the Chinese think tank member, said many of

nternational relations scholars of his generation think of the US as an example of the value of “freedom, democracy, fairness and human rights”. “But those words are no longer applicable to describe the US today,” he said. Wang said that for him, cancellation of the visa is nothing m ore than a short-term absence from … Read moreWang, the Chinese think tank member, said many of

Abe to send envoy to Belt and Road ForumAbe will

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will send his special envoy Toshihiro Nikai, secretary-general of the rulin g Liberal Democratic Party, to attend the second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing. In a news conference held by the Japanese embassy in China on Monday, Takeshi Osuga, J apanese Foreign Ministry spokesman, said Nikai … Read moreAbe to send envoy to Belt and Road ForumAbe will

Digital trade enabled up to 3.2 trillion yuan of econo

omic value in the domestic economy in 2017, equivalent to nearly 4 percent of China’s 82.08 trillio n yuan GDP that year.This is significant, considering the economic value estimated for other Asia-Pacific economi es ranges between 1 and 3 percent, said the Hinrich Foundation’s Director of Public Affairs and Strategy Berenice Voets. The potential economic … Read moreDigital trade enabled up to 3.2 trillion yuan of econo