China, UAE agree to lift ties to comprehensive strategic partnership

China and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Friday decided to upgrade their bilateral relations to a comprehensive strategic partnership.


Activity of streaming down the Yangtze kicks off in Yunnan

A reporters team made up of major Chinese media outlets is now on a journey down the Yangtze River from Yunnan Province. Their destination is Shanghai, the mouth of the river.

At least eight injured in bus knife attack in north Germany

At least eight people were injured in a knife attack on a bus in northern Germany city Luebeck on Friday, but media reports about the number of the injured varied.

UAE's Etihad Airways, Chinese company ink cooperation deal

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Etihad Aviation Group said Friday that it signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for cooperation with China's Jiangsu Provincial Overseas Cooperation and Investment Company (JOCIC).

Full text of Chinese President Xi's signed article on Senegalese media

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday published a signed article titled "SUNU JAPPO, China and Senegal!" on mainstream Senegalese newspaper Le Soleil ahead of his state visit to the African country.

China releases tax reform plan

Chinese authorities have released a plan to reform national and local taxation to create a more efficient, unified tax collection system.

Icebreaker sets sail on China's 9th Arctic research expedition

China's research icebreaker Xuelong set sail from Shanghai Friday, marking the country's 9th Arctic expedition.

China has 120 companies on Fortune China's Top 500 list

A total of 120 Chinese companies have made it to the latest Fortune China list of "Top 500 Enterprises", with Sinopec, Petro China, and China State Construction Engineering Corp leading the country's rankings.

Temple of Heaven celebrates 100th anniversary of opening to public

The Temple of Heaven, a 600-year-old royal altar and a UNESCO world heritage site, celebrated its 100th anniversary of opening to the public on Friday with an exhibition covering its history.

Chinese-made military drone taken for high-altitude flight test

China's domestically-developed Cai Hong-4 ("Rainbow Four") unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) was taken for a test flight this month from an airport located on a high-altitude plateau in southwest China.

Europe attracts nearly ten times more Chinese investment than U.S.

Chinese companies invested a record $22 billion in European firms between January and June 2018.  Just $2.5 billion was invested by Chinese firms into American ones over the same period.

Woman in wheelchair fights for a barrier-free Lhasa

Lantian and her friends have seen her fame grow ever since the film Seventy-Seven Days was released in 2017. The film, reputed to be China's first 3D polar exploration film, was based on Lantian's true experience. 

Ambassador Meeting with Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan

Chinese Ambassador Cui Tiankai said China and the United States enhance communication, promote cooperation and properly handle differences to maintain the steady development of China-U.S. relations.



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