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Australian submarines: An arms deal or military pact?

On September 15, 2021, the heads of government of Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States announced the formation ...

Anti-China sentiments on rise in South Korea

Beijing [China], September 28 (ANI): While Koreans look at China as just an economic opportunity, there has been a sharp ...

Sports Focus: National Games witnesses development of China's sports map

© Provided by Xinhua 62-year history of the National Games has witnessed the Chinese sports development.By sportswriters Hu Jiali, Fu ...

From Bruce Lee to Shang-Chi: a short history of the kung fu film in cinema

With action sequences that are being hailed as some of the best in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, ...

Hong Kong organisers of June 4 vigil to disband

Hong Kong, September 26 (ANI): A Hong Kong pro-democracy group that used to organise the annual June 4 vigils for ...

Over 100 Canadians still in China jail for different reason

Beijing [China], September 26 (ANI): After the release of two Canadian citizens Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor, there are still ...

Beijing accuses US of meddling in Hong Kong

Beijing [China], September 26 (ANI): Beijing on Friday accused the US of interfering in Hong Kong and released a list ...

Sensex closes above 60K mark for first time

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Sep 24 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices closed at new record highs on Friday led by gains in ...

Slow pace, terror attacks slow down China Pak project

Beijing [China], September 24 (ANI): China's highly touted Belt Road Initiative (BRI) seems to be losing its sheen everywhere, as ...

Southbound channel under China's Bond Connect program launched

© Provided by Xinhua HONG KONG, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The Southbound Trading under China's Bond Connect program was officially ...

Hong Kong's business environment remains one of world's best: experts

HONG KONG, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- With the release of Hong Kong's first business environment report on Monday since its ...

Hong Kong's exports, imports maintain double-digit growth in August

HONG KONG, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- The values of Hong Kong's total exports and imports of goods in August this ...

Hong Kong reports 13 new imported COVID-19 cases

HONG KONG, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- Hong Kong's Center for Health Protection (CHP) reported 13 new imported cases of COVID-19 ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Sept. 28

BEIJING, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

People across China enjoying rights and dignity as never before: diplomat

GENEVA, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- A Chinese diplomat told the ongoing 48th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council ...

Report shows Hong Kong's business environment sturdy: spokesperson

BEIJING, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- A recent report by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government has shown the ...

(Sports Focus) National Games witnesses development of China's sports map

By sportswriters Hu Jiali, Fu Ruixia and Wang Chunyan XI'AN, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- Su Bingtian from Guangdong Province clocked ...

China's 14th National Games closes in Xi'an

XI'AN, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- China's 14th National Games, billed as the country's "mini-Olympics," closed here on Monday evening. Chinese ...

DPRK researcher lashes out at U.S. as "most heinous human rights abuser"

PYONGYANG, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- The United States is "the most heinous human rights abuser" as it often puts pressure ...

Xinhua world economic news summary at 1030 GMT, Sept. 27

KUALA LUMPUR -- Malaysia is targeting a gross domestic product (GDP) growth of between 4.5 percent to 5.5 percent per ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1000 GMT, Sept. 27

TOKYO -- Tokyo stocks ended slightly lower Monday as investors locked in gains made earlier on expectations to normalize economic ...

Slovan Bratislava topping Slovak ice hockey premiership

BRATISLAVA, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- With the Slovak ice hockey premiership going to its second round on Sunday, Slovan rallied ...

Slovak Tipos Extraliga results and standings

BRATISLAVA, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- Following are the Slovak premier ice hockey league Tipos Extraliga results on Sunday: HC Kosice ...

Man jailed for 9 years for stabbing Hong Kong lawmaker

HONG KONG, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- A man was sentenced to nine years in prison on Monday for stabbing Junius ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Sept. 27

BEIJING, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Chinese mainland reports 13 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases

BEIJING, Sept. 27 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese mainland on Sunday reported 13 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases, the National Health ...

Feature: Athletes set examples for young people in Macao

XI'AN, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) -- When two swimmers representing the Macao Special Administrative Region exerted all energy in the preliminary ...

Chinese mainland reports 9 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases

BEIJING, Sept. 26 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese mainland on Saturday reported nine new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases, the National Health ...

Anti-China group in HK shall be held accountable: spokesperson

BEIJING, Sept. 25 (Xinhua) -- The anti-China group "Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements of China" shall ...

Slovak Tipos Extraliga results/standings

BRATISLAVA, Sept. 25 (Xinhua) -- Following are the Slovak premier ice-hockey league Tipos Extraliga results: First round: HKM Zvolen 5 ...

Slovak ice hockey premier league kicks off

BRATISLAVA, Sept. 25 (Xinhua) -- With fans allowed back into stadiums and the rate of vaccinated players rising to 80 ...

Chinese mainland reports 10 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases

BEIJING, Sept. 25 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese mainland on Friday reported 10 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases, the National Health ...

China opens southbound bond trading, boosting two-way opening-up

BEIJING, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- China officially launched the Southbound Trading channel of its Bond Connect program on Friday, which ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, Sept. 24

HONG KONG -- Hong Kong ranked third globally in the lates Global Financial Centers Index (GFCI) published by the British ...

Hong Kong rises to 3rd place among world's financial centers

HONG KONG, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- Hong Kong ranked third globally in the lates Global Financial Centers Index (GFCI) published ...

China's central bank issues 5 bln yuan of bills in Hong Kong SAR

BEIJING, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- China's central bank on Friday issued 5 billion yuan (about 774 million U.S. dollars) worth ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 0600 GMT, Sept. 24

SEOUL -- Price for goods and services among South Korean suppliers kept rising for 10 straight months due to higher ...

Southbound channel under China's Bond Connect officially launched

HONG KONG, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The Southbound Trading under China's Bond Connect program was officially launched on Friday, another ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Sept. 24

BEIJING, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Chinese mainland reports 30 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases

BEIJING, Sept. 24 (Xinhua) -- The Chinese mainland on Thursday reported 30 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases, the National Health ...

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