Tag Archives: Beijing

Nations must give, take, new report says

Absolute “winning” or “losing” is unlikely to occur in modern international relations, and concession is necessary during exchanges between countries, a senior Chinese diplomat said on Monday.

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Branstad confirmed as new US envoy to China

The US Senate voted overwhelmingly to confirm Iowa Governor Terry Branstad as ambassador to China on Monday, giving the man who is a friend of presidents of both countries a position to “positively influence the US-China relationship”.

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President sends Rouhani best wishes on re-election

President Xi Jinping sent a congratulatory message on Saturday to his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani on his re-election to a second four-year term as Iran’s president.

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Hong Kong Bond Connect gets green light

Chinese mainland and Hong Kong regulators on Tuesday gave the green light to a long-anticipated cross-border trading link that makes the mainland’s $9.5 trillion bond market more accessible to overseas investors.

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Beijing backs Myanmar peace process

China will continue helping Myanmar achieve peace, President Xi Jinping told Myanmar’s State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday as the neighboring nation’s peace efforts are gaining momentum.

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Moving ‘history forward’

China will host the Second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in 2019, President Xi Jinping announced on Monday at a news briefing in Beijing while describing the outcomes of the forum and the Leaders Roundtable.

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