Chinese and European observers have voiced high hopes that Beijing and Paris will boost trade and interconnectivity in Eurasia and promote shared growth as French President Emmanuel Macron is set to kick off his state visit to China on Monday.
Recent developments on the Korean Peninsula have been both dramatically encouraging and long-expected as Pyongyang and Seoul have over the past days restored direct communication and agreed to hold official talks next week.
A public debate is still raging on whether Tencent and Alibaba, developers of popular mobile apps WeChat and Alipay, respectively, have the right to infringe on users' privacy, even after Tencent denied it stores users' chat records, and Alibaba apologized for deceiving users into authorizing it to store their data.
The year 2018 will be an important one for China as the country's new leadership charts the course for the new era of socialism with Chinese characteristics.
The New Year's speech given by Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday promises a golden age for China and shows a global vision to brush aside challenges hindering prosperity for humanity, Bangladeshi officials and scholars said Tuesday.
China and the United States have met a bumpy start to 2018 as scepticism about Chinese investment and trade are clouding over Washington.
The well-being of the Chinese people took central place in the New Year speech delivered by President Xi Jinping on Sunday, highlighting his "people first" governance principle.
Chinese President Xi Jinping, in his annual New Year address delivered to the nation on Sunday, demonstrated China's role as a responsible major country in international affairs.
After listening to the New Year speech delivered by President Xi Jinping Sunday, Wang Min felt it was "down-to-earth, hearty and encouraging."
For Jon Taylor, a professor of political science at the University of St. Thomas in Houston, doing research on modern China goes well beyond intellectual and academic interests - he embraces and enjoys China's culture on a variety of levels.