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‘Major changes never seen in a century‘: Xi tells Army to be battle-ready

‘Major changes never seen in a century‘: Xi tells Army to be battle-ready

Shanghai: China's armed forces must strengthen their sense of urgency and do everything they can to prepare for battle, President Xi Jinping told a meeting of top brass on Friday. China is keen to beef up its armed forces amid territorial disputes in the South China Sea and escalating tension […]

Xi Jinping says Taiwan independence would be disaster, calls for peaceful ‘reunification‘

Xi Jinping says Taiwan independence would be disaster, calls for peaceful ‘reunification‘

BEIJING: Taiwan independence would lead to “disaster”, Chinese President said on Wednesday, pledging efforts for peaceful “reunification” with the self-ruled island but warning China would not renounce the use of force. Speaking at Beijing’s Great Hall of the People on the 40th anniversary of a key Taiwan policy statement, Xi […]

Defiant Taiwan president rejects Beijing’s proposal of ‘one country, two systems

Defiant Taiwan president rejects Beijing’s proposal of ‘one country, two systems

Taiwan’sPresident on Wednesday rejected the Chinese President Xi Jinping’s call for unification under a “one country, two systems” approach. Tsai said her island of 23 million people would never accept the approach proposed by Beijing. “China must face the fact of the existence of Taiwan, Republic of China, and not […]

Xi says China, US want ‘stable progress‘ on ties in Trump call: Xinhua

Xi says China, US want ‘stable progress‘ on ties in Trump call: Xinhua

BEIJING: The leaders of both the United States and China want “stable progress” in ties, Chinese President said during a phone call on Saturday with his American counterpart Donald Trump. The state-run quoted Xi as saying China and the US are working to implement the terms of the trade war […]

Xi Jinping, Donald Trump vow cooperation on diplomatic anniversary: Report

Xi Jinping, Donald Trump vow cooperation on diplomatic anniversary: Report

BEIJING: The presidents of China and the US have exchanged messages vowing to boost cooperation despite a bruising trade war on the 40th anniversary of the countries‘ diplomatic relations, Chinese state media reported. Tensions between Beijing and Washington soared in 2018 over trade disputes, although US President has frozen the […]

China will not ‘give up use of military force‘ over Taiwan: Xi Jinping

China will not ‘give up use of military force‘ over Taiwan: Xi Jinping

BEIJING: China will not give up the use of military force as an option to ensure the reunification of , President said Wednesday, while insisting the island would ultimately be reunified with the mainland. Beijing “reserves the option of taking all necessary measures” against outside forces that interfere with peaceful […]

Cooperation is best for us both, Xi Jinping tells Donald Trump as they hail 40 years of China-US ties

Cooperation is best for us both, Xi Jinping tells Donald Trump as they hail 40 years of China-US ties

History shows that cooperation is the best choice for both China and the United States, Chinese President Xi Jinping told US counterpart Donald Trump on Tuesday in a congratulatory message to mark 40 years since the establishment of diplomatic relations. The two countries agreed last month to a 90-day temporary […]

Bangladesh PM says ‘conscience is clear‘ as opposition claims election rigged

Bangladesh PM says ‘conscience is clear‘ as opposition claims election rigged

DHAKA: Bangladesh Prime Minister on Monday rejected calls for a new vote after being declared landslide winner in an election marred by deadly violence that the opposition slammed as “farcical” and rigged. Hasina‘s ruling Awami League party and its allies won 288 seats in the 300-seat parliament, with the main […]

Trump says ‘big progress’ being made on possible deal with China

Trump says ‘big progress’ being made on possible deal with China

US President Donald Trump said on Twitter on Saturday that he had a “long and very good call” with Chinese President Xi Jinping and that a possible trade deal between the United States and China was progressing well. As a partial shutdown of the US government entered its eighth day, […]

Xi: Upholding Socialism in the New Era is a ‘Great Social Revolution’

Xi: Upholding Socialism in the New Era is a ‘Great Social Revolution’

From December 25 to 26, the Political Bureau of the Chinese Communist Party Central Committee — a group of 25 members of China’s top leadership —  a “democratic life meeting” in Beijing. In the meeting, Chinese President Xi Jinping said that upholding socialism in the new era is “a great […]