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|China's economy grows at slowest pace since 1990s|
Added: 15.07.2019 4:07 | 0 views | 0 comments
China's economy has been slowing despite Beijing's efforts to boost spending and cut taxes.
|Hong Kong anti-extradition protesters fire up fight in the suburbs|
Added: 14.07.2019 11:49 | 1 views | 0 comments
Tens of thousands rallied in Hong Kong on Sunday driven by deep-seated anger at the government's handling of an extradition bill which has revived fears of Beijing attempting to erode freedoms in the former British colony.
|Hong Kong Garden - 2019 Beijing International Horticultural Exposition / ArchSD|
Added: 14.07.2019 5:17 | 0 views | 0 comments
Designed by the Architectural Services Department, the Hong Kong Garden represents the Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region’s (HKSAR) participation in the 2019 Beijing International Horticultural Exposition which is one of the major international events in China in 2019.
|China’s new icebreaker Snow Dragon II ready for Antarctica voyage later this year|
Added: 12.07.2019 22:17 | 19 views | 0 comments
China's first home-made icebreaker has been delivered and is expected to make its maiden voyage to Antarctica later this year, in the latest expansion of Beijing's influence in the resource-rich polar regions.The 13,996-tonne Xuelong 2 - or Snow Dragon II - was handed over to the Polar Research Institute of China, part of the natural resources ministry, in Shanghai on Thursday, after sailing through its final 16-day trial last month in the East China Sea.Qin Weijia, director in charge of polar… ......
|China's top official in Hong Kong says Beijing backs city's leader|
Added: 12.07.2019 22:16 | 12 views | 0 comments
China's top representative in Hong Kong said on Thursday the central government in Beijing maintained its support for Chief Executive Carrie Lam, who is grappling with the city's greatest political crisis since it returned to Chinese rule in 1997.
|Taiwan president in U.S. after warning of threat from 'overseas forces'|
Added: 12.07.2019 17:16 | 0 views | 0 comments
Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen arrived in the United States on Thursday on a trip that has angered Beijing, warning that democracy must be defended and that the island faced threats from "overseas forces," in a veiled reference to China.
|China should avoid moves seen as ‘trying to split Europe’, former European Commission chief says|
Added: 12.07.2019 17:10 | 13 views | 0 comments
China should avoid diplomatic moves that could be seen as dividing Europe, as it would not be in Beijing's long-term interest, former European Commission president Romano Prodi says.In a wide-ranging interview this week, Prodi also called on the European Union to build what he described as a “shared decision-making process” with China for projects under the Beijing-led Belt and Road Initiative.Highlighting the need for China to respect Europe's unity, Prodi singled out another initiative, the … ......
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