Monthly Archives: August 2015
Liu Yuedong has three scars from bullet wounds, on his back, waist and leg. Each is a stark reminder of the intense battles he fought in against the Japanese army over 70 years ago.
China will commemorate the 70th anniversary of V-J Day with a grand military parade in Tian’anmen Square on Sept. 3, attended by President Xi Jinping and foreign dignitaries along with veterans and their families.
President Xi Jinping’s first state visit to the United States in September could prove as pivotal in changing the American people’s perception of China’s global role as that of former leader Deng Xiaoping in 1979, a senior analyst said.
Nine city mayors from Silicon Valley arrived in Chengdu on July 12 to speak with local officials keen to learn from their experiences in promoting innovation.
Chengdu was selected in The New York Times’ list of the world’s 52 must-see places this year. The southwestern city’s inclusion was no doubt largely thanks to a popular travel piece by writer and editor Justin Bergman that was published in the paper in October 2013.
President Xi Jinping’s visit to the United States next month is expected to be a milestone in building a new type of major country relationship, said Su Ge, president of the China Institute of International Studies.