Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived in Port Moresby Thursday to pay a state visit to Papua New Guinea (PNG) and attend the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders' Meeting.
A poll of Britons taken after Prime Minister Theresa May unveiled the Brexit agreement between her government and the European Union (EU) has shown that more oppose the proposed deal than support it.
The U.S. White House said Friday it will "temporarily reinstate" CNN reporter Jim Acosta's press pass in response to Federal Judge Timothy Kelly's order, while insisting that "there must be decorum at the White House."
Chinese President Xi Jinping and eight Pacific island countries' leaders and officials met in the Papua New Guinea (PNG) capital on Friday and agreed to elevate their relations to a comprehensive strategic partnership featuring mutual respect and common development.
Chinese President Xi Jinping met in Port Moresby on Friday with leaders of Pacific island countries that have diplomatic relations with China to exchange views on bilateral ties and pragmatic cooperation.
Chinese and Russian senior officials on Thursday pledged to further develop the cooperation in law enforcement and security between the two countries to bolster bilateral ties.
China firmly opposes those actions under the pretext of "freedom of navigation and overflight" to undermine the sovereignty and security interests of littoral countries along the South China Sea, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Friday.
Beijing's outbound tourism market grew by 500 times in the past 23 years, according to a recent report by the municipal statistical bureau.
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang wrapped up his five-day trip to Singapore on Friday, during which he made a strong push for free trade, multilateralism and a code of conduct in the South China Sea.China wants to complete talks on the Code of Conduct (COC) in the South China Sea within three years, he announced at the 44th Singapore Lecture on Tuesday.
The People's Bank of China (PBOC), the country's central bank, reiterated the importance of the financial sector in serving the real economy on Friday.In the same period, growth was registered for the incremental value and growth rate of credit to small and micro-sized businesses, according to a statement posted on the PBOC website.
The 10th International Animation Copyright Exposition kicked off on Thursday in Dongguan, southwest China's Guangdong Province. Aiming to protect intellectual property rights and to encourage original works, this year's event has gathered hundreds of companies in the industry to seek higher quality development.
China's top economic planner denied proposing to reduce car purchase tax by half on Thursday while noting that there remains huge room for development for the auto industry.
China has finished revising its negative list for market access for nationwide roll-out, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) said Thursday.
China has confirmed new outbreaks of African swine fever in Yunnan and Jilin provinces, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said Friday.
At least 42 people were killed in Zimbabwe after the bus they were travelling in caught fire along the Bulawayo-Beitbridge Road on its way to South Africa late Thursday, police said.
A total of 100,000 fries of Plectropomus leopardus were shipped from Qinglan Port in Hainan Province to Palawan and Davao of the Philippines on Wednesday as symbols of friendship.
China National Nuclear Corp, the state-owned nuclear power company, will pay high attention to raising compensation for scientists, an important factor in improving the company's core competitiveness, according to its chairman.
China's Ministry of Culture and Tourism has ordered an investigation into a string of hotels that were exposed as allegedly having serious hygiene issues.
Dog owners in Wuhan, Central China's Hubei province, can now be fined up to 1,000 yuan ($145) if they walk their pets in public without a muzzle or leash, according to a newly revised regulation.
An Australian man is lucky to be alive after a 4-meter tiger shark attacked his kayak, knocking him into the water and sinking its teeth into the tiny craft.
A teenage boy in Cambodia has wowed the Chinese internet with his ability to speak at least fifteen different languages.
Video of authorities removing a massive floating restaurant on the Yangtze River in Chongqing went viral on Saturday.
Interested in planes since he was young, Zhu Yue began to build a full size plane model of the Airbus 320 with his team members in 2017.
Instant noodles are synonymous with college life. They're easy to make, filling and above all, a way to save money.
A father dressed up as a dinosaur to fetch his daughter from a Shanghai kindergarten on October 31.
Two U.S. aircraft carriers with around 150 fighter jets are staging warfare drills in west Pacific, the U.S. Navy said on Thursday.
Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), visited the test ground of the Academy of Defence Science and supervised a newly developed ultramodern tactical weapon test, the official KCNA news agency reported on Friday.
The Chinese military will reform the way it makes policy by 2020 and establish a robust socialist system of military policy with Chinese characteristics by 2022, the Ministry of National Defense said on Thursday.
China's most advanced stealth fighter jet, the J-20, is now ready for aerial refueling operations that will help the jet reach farther targets, as national television showcased the aircraft's embedded refueling probe on Tuesday.
President Xi Jinping has called for the military to reform its policy system to form a solid foundation in order to build a world-class force.
The United States has appropriated and is obligated to spend an estimated 5.9 trillion dollars on the war on terror through Fiscal Year 2019, including direct war and war-related spending and obligations for future spending on post 9/11 war veterans, according to a study released Wednesday.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Thursday denied allegations that his company hired a Republican-linked political consultancy firm to spread misinformation targeting Facebook's critics.
Dinosaur tracks uncovered in South Korea have been identified as belonging to sparrow-sized dinosaur raptors, marking the smallest prints of their kind, according to latest Australian-linked research.
A "super-Earth" has been discovered orbiting the closest star to our Sun, scientists said on Wednesday in a breakthrough that could shine a light on Earth's nearest planetary neighbors.
Whether we are tea or coffee drinkers could come down to our genetic predisposition regarding bitter tastes, a new study by researchers from Australia's Queensland Institute for Medical Research and the University of Queensland suggests.
When Chinese explorer Zheng He commanded expeditionary voyages and opened up the Maritime Silk Road about 600 years ago, it was the stars that helped him navigate his fleet through the boundless oceans.
Uber is considering rolling out a new service in Kenya that will see users book seats on minibuses plying various routes in the capital Nairobi.
Renowned Chinese American writer Maxine Hong Kingston was one of the honorees at Thursday's Legacy Awards Gala held in New York City.
A series of cultural exchange activities including exhibitions and seminars were held in Brunei's capital Bandar Seri Begawan on Thursday to boost China-Brunei cooperation.
The spoken and written languages of ethnic groups are widely used in Xinjiang, said a white paper released Thursday by the State Council Information Office.
A white paper released Thursday by the State Council Information Office said Xinjiang ethnic cultures are part of the Chinese culture.
Xun Xiu Ji, a book which literally means "Looking for Embroidery", has been named China's "Most Beautiful Book" together with 24 other books from 20 publishing houses from across the country.
India's two leading Bollywood actors Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone tied the knot in Italy Wednesday, local media reported.
China's former number one Peng Shuai, 32, rallied to beat Swiss player and top seed Belinda Bencic 3-6, 6-4, 7-5 in the second round to reach quarterfinals of the Houston tennis tournament on Thursday.
Xu Jiayu, Li Zhuhao and Yan Zibei brought China three gold medals in three different strokes at the FINA Swimming World Cup in Singapore on Thursday.
Chinese figure skating stalwart Li Zijun announced her retirement after an 11-year career.
The Chinese Football Association (CFA) has denied recent speculation that the Chinese Super League (CSL) will be expanded from 16 to 20 teams from next season.
The rise of e-sports continues inexorably, with China positioned firmly at the vanguard of the global gaming revolution.
Forty-eight captive giant pandas were born worldwide this year. Forty-five are alive, bringing the total number of captive pandas globally to 548, said Li Chunliang, deputy director of the National Forestry and Grassland Administration.
The number of giant pandas living in captivity has reached 548, a record high, and the survival rate of panda cubs born in captivity reached 93 percent this year.
A public welfare program aiming to share stories of panda-human relationships has been unveiled to the public, presenting China's tremendous ecological conservation achievements in protecting the endangered species.
After 15 years at San Diego Zoo in California, Gao Gao returned to the Chinese Center for Research and Conservation for the Giant Panda in Dujiangyan, Sichuan Province, on Thursday.
Two giant pandas at the Yabuli skiing resort enjoy the snowfall in northeastern China's Heilongjiang Province on Saturday. The pandas, called Sijia and Youyou, are 11-year-old male and 12-year-old female, respectively.
China on Monday established an administrative bureau for the Giant Panda National Park, with human activity to be strictly limited within the park.
"I'm losing my hair, which makes me pretty agitated the entire year," says Jia Xue, a 25-year-old woman who has just become a marketing manager at an Internet company in pursuit of a more promising career.
But more than that, the annual extravaganza also suggests that the country's young people are increasingly expressing their individuality through what they buy.They started wearing short skirts, they started to attend college, they had the right to vote, and they rejected relinquishing their jobs when men returned from war.