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US report reaffirms China's expansionist attitude

Washington [US], December 8 (ANI): A recent report submitted by the US Defence Department on military and security developments made ...

Vietnam: Regular international flights suggested to resume from December 15

Hanoi [Vietnam], December 8 (ANI/VOVWORLD): Vietnam's Ministry of Transport (MoT) has proposed the pilot resumption of regular international flights carrying ...

China continues unprecedented campaign of repression against media under Xi Jinping

Beijing [China], December 8 (ANI): China's violations against its own international commitments to freedom of opinion and expression has significantly ...

Washington Hopeful of Close Relations With Germany's Scholz

U.S. officials are hopeful of developing a good working relationship with Germany's incoming chancellor, Olaf Scholz, whose new coalition government ...

Book supporting western powers' 1900 invasion of China missing from Hong Kong stores

Hong Kong, December 7 (ANI): Book supporting western powers 1900 invasion of China misses from Hong Kong book stores. Taiwan-owned ...

Biden's Summit for Democracy Draws Authoritarian Ire

More than 70 years ago, Britain's Winston Churchill warned that an iron curtain was descending across Europe splitting the continent ...

Hong Kong Threatens Wall Street Journal With 'Incitement'

Hong Kong's city's government has warned The Wall Street Journal it may have broken the law by publishing an editorial ...

Improved electoral system in Hong Kong aims at plurality

© Provided by Xinhua "The Chinese people are highly confident in socialist democracy with Chinese characteristics and the democracy system ...

COVID-19: Fiji confirms two cases of Omicron variant

By Fiji-OmicronSuva, [Fiji] December 6 (ANI): Fiji reported two confirmed cases of Omicron, the COVID-19 variant first discovered in South ...

Chinese astronauts to give space lecture on Dec. 9

© Provided by Xinhua BEIJING, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- A special lecture will begin at 3:40 p.m. (Beijing Time) on ...

'Chinese firms exploiting workers overseas, multiple reports of violations pour in'

Beijing [China], December 4 (ANI): Chinese companies are exploiting workers overseas with multiple reports of violations pouring in from areas ...

Globalisation is crucial to create a stronger Justice System: Tushar Mehta, Solicitor General of India

Sonipat (Haryana) [India] December 4 (ANI/OP Jindal University): Tushar Mehta, Solicitor General of IndiaSenior Advocate, Supreme Court of India, speaking ...

Scientist Says Omicron Was a Group Find

JOHANNESBURG - The Botswana scientist who may well have discovered the omicron variant of the coronavirus says he has been ...

China Deepens Informal Alliance With Russia

SAN FRANCISCO - China and Russia have strengthened their political, economic and military relations this year, despite their uneasy history ...

Chinese govt summons Evergrande boss as firm's debts mount

Chinese authorities have summoned the founder of Evergrande, once China's top-selling developer which is now on brink of default, after ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, Dec. 8

KATHMANDU -- Nepali officials on Wednesday reported substantial progress in the reconstruction efforts following the devastating earthquakes in 2015, as ...

Belt and Road Initiative facilitates Beijing-HK cooperation

BEIJING, Dec. 8 (Xinhua) -- Cooperation and investment projects worth about 8.8 billion U.S. dollars were signed at the 24th ...

Hong Kong reports no new COVID-19 cases

HONG KONG, Dec. 8 (Xinhua) -- Hong Kong on Wednesday reported no new confirmed cases of COVID-19, with the total ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Dec. 8

BEIJING, Dec. 8 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, Dec. 7

JAKARTA -- The death toll in the eruption of Semeru volcano in Lumajang district, Indonesia's East Java province, rose to ...

GLOBALink | Chinese sprint icon's love for HK

HONG KONG, Dec. 7 (Xinhua) -- A delegation of Chinese mainland Olympians concluded their three-day visit to the Hong Kong ...

Taiwan's exports to mainland, HK rise 18.9 pct in November

TAIPEI, Dec. 7 (Xinhua) -- Taiwan's exports to the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong rose to 17.14 billion U.S. dollars ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1000 GMT, Dec. 7

KABUL -- The United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) on Tuesday appealed for a 2 billion U.S. dollar fund ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Dec. 7

BEIJING, Dec. 7 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

China science, technology news summary -- Dec. 7

BEIJING, Dec. 7 (Xinhua) -- The following is a summary of published science and technology news of China. SPACE LECTURE ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, Dec. 6

KATHMANDU -- The Nepali government on Monday confirmed the first two cases of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 in the ...

Fiji confirms 2 cases of Omicron variant

SUVA, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- Fiji reported two confirmed cases of Omicron Monday night, the COVID-19 variant first discovered in ...

Nepal confirms two Omicron variant cases for 1st time

KATHMANDU, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- The Nepali government on Monday confirmed the first two cases of the Omicron variant of ...

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1000 GMT, Dec. 6

HONG KONG -- Hong Kong's Center for Health Protection (CHP) reported five new imported cases of COVID-19 on Monday, taking ...

Slovan Bratislava wins 7th straight in Slovak ice hockey league

BRATISLAVA, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- The 23rd round of the Slovak ice hockey premiership Tipos Extraliga saw league-leader HC Slovan ...

GLOBALink | Highlights of Chinese mainland Olympians in HK

HONG KONG, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- A delegation of Chinese mainland Olympians concluded their three-day visit to the Hong Kong ...

Slovak ice hockey results

BRATISLAVA, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- Following are the Slovak premier ice-hockey league Tipos Extraliga results after the games on Sunday: ...

Market exchange rates in China -- Dec. 6

BEIJING, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- The following are the central parity rates of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, ...

Feature: Stories of Chinese mainland Olympians inspire HK youth

HONG KONG, China, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) -- Applause and laughter filled the Jockey Club Auditorium at Hong Kong Polytechnic University, ...

Roundup: Chinese mainland Olympians wrap up HK visit

HONG KONG, China, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) -- A delegation of Chinese mainland Olympians concluded their three-day visit to the Hong ...

China makes key move to tackle Evergrande default

BEIJING, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) -- A crucial step has been taken in addressing the recent default of property developer China ...

Chinese mainland Olympians share experiences, insights with HK compatriots

HONG KONG, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) -- During their three-day visit in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), a delegation ...

GLOBALink | Chinese mainland Olympians' HK show wows audience

HONG KONG, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) -- People in Hong Kong on Saturday spoke highly of the sports show staged by ...

Hong Kong reports 9 new imported COVID-19 cases

HONG KONG, Dec. 5 (Xinhua) -- Hong Kong's Center for Health Protection (CHP) reported nine new imported cases of COVID-19 ...

Feature: Chinese mainland Olympians make splash in HK show

HONG KONG, Dec. 4 (Xinhua) -- Chinese mainland Olympians received thunderous applause during their display of athletic skill and personal ...

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