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China sure of slaying ‘devil’ virus, Hong Kong to cut links

01 January, 2020 9:05 pm 9:05 pm

BEIJING (Reuters) – President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday that China was sure of defeating a “devil” coronavirus that has killed 106 people, spread across the world and rattled financial markets. Yet despite his confidence, international alarm was rising. From France to Japan, governments were organizing evacuations, while Hong Kong – scene of anti-China unrest … Read More

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Trump says he and Xi will sign China trade deal

12 December, 2019 11:18 pm 11:18 pm

PALM BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump said he and Chinese President Xi Jinping will have a signing ceremony to sign the first phase of the US-China trade deal agreed to this month. “We will be having a signing ceremony, yes,” Trump told reporters. “We will ultimately, yes, when we get together. And … Read More

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Dollar, global shares gain as trade worries linger

11 November, 2019 11:02 pm 11:02 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar gained and global equity markets rose on Friday on upbeat US economic data while amicable messages from Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump helped ease recent tensions over the prolonged US-Sino trade war. Government bond yields rose as US manufacturing output accelerated in November to its … Read More

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Trump, Xi set for high-stakes trade war talks in Japan

06 June, 2019 8:43 am 8:43 am

OSAKA (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping are set for a high-stakes meeting in Japan on Saturday that could salvage trade talks or plunge the world’s two largest economies into a deeper trade war. The dispute has already cost companies in both countries billions of dollars, disrupted global manufacturing and … Read More

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Kim, Xi agree to grow ties whatever external situation – North Korean...

06 June, 2019 10:41 am 10:41 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and China’s President Xi Jinping reached a consensus on “important issues,” and agreed to build on their countries’ friendly relations “whatever the international situation,” North Korean state media reported. Xi left the North Korean capital Pyongyang on Friday after a two-day visit, the first by a … Read More


PM Imran Khan meets Chinese President Xi Jinping

04 April, 2019 1:38 pm 1:38 pm

BEIJING (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan held a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping at Great Hall, Beijing on Sunday. The prime minister and his delegation also held a meeting with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and Vice-President Wang Qishan. They discussed bilateral issues and regional matters. The Pakistan delegation, including Foreign Minister Shah … Read More

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China’s Xi Jinping emphasizes need to open borders for increasing trade

04 April, 2019 8:41 am 8:41 am

BEIJING (92 News) – Chinese President Xi Jinping has emphasized the need to open borders for increasing trade. Chinese President Xi Jinping has urged the need to speed up work for basic infrastructure and industrial development to meet the challenges of economy being faced by the world. He said this while addressing leaders’ roundtable meeting … Read More

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PM Imran Khan attends banquet hosted by Chinese President Xi Jinping

04 April, 2019 9:01 pm 9:01 pm

BEIJING (92 News) – Chinese President Xi Jinping hosted a welcome banquet in honour of the leaders attending the 2nd Belt and Road Forum in Great Hall, Beijing, China on Friday. Prime Minister Imran Khan also attended the banquet. Chinese President Xi Jinping accorded him a rousing welcome. Earlier, Prime Minister held a meeting with … Read More

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US-China trade talks followed by soybean purchases

02 February, 2019 8:36 am 8:36 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The US-China trade talks this week had a “good vibe” with much work remaining, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said as China followed through on a pledge to increase soybean purchases with orders of at least 1 million tonnes. But US President Donald Trump’s optimism about prospects for a deal was … Read More

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China will reduce foreign investment curbs: commerce minister

01 January, 2019 11:42 am 11:42 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – China will reduce restrictions on foreign investment and address difficulties facing foreign companies investing in the country, the commerce minister said, according to a transcript of an interview he gave to state media. Commerce Minister Zhong Shan said China would allow full foreign ownership of companies in more areas of the economy … Read More

Be ready for war: Chinese President Xi Jinping tells army

01 January, 2019 5:30 pm 5:30 pm

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – China’s armed forces must strengthen their sense of urgency and do everything they can to prepare for battle, President Xi Jinping told a meeting of top brass on Friday. China is keen to beef up its armed forces amid territorial disputes in the South China Sea and escalating tension with the United … Read More

Australia trade minister to visit China in sign of thaw

11 November, 2018 8:22 am 8:22 am

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia’s trade minister will travel to China on Sunday, in a sign that political tensions between the two countries may be easing. Simon Birmingham, the first senior Australian government official to visit China in a year, will attend the China International Import Expo, or CIEE, seen as an attempt by Beijing to … Read More

Asian stocks fragile as US-China trade tensions escalate

10 October, 2018 9:24 am 9:24 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian shares came under pressure on Tuesday with Chinese markets and the yuan falling, hurt by fresh worries about the intensifying Sino-US trade war and tracking losses in Wall Street indexes. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan .MIAPJ0000PUS edged down 0.3 percent. The index has declined more than 12 percent … Read More

Chinese privately developed rocket fails to reach orbit

10 October, 2018 9:25 am 9:25 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – A privately developed Chinese carrier rocket failed to reach orbit after lifting off from Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center , in a blow to the country’s nascent attempts by private companies to rival Elon Musk’s SpaceX. The three-stage rocket, Zhuque-1, was developed by Beijing-based Landspace. The company said in a microblog post after … Read More

China’s Xi Jinping warns again graft fight not yet over

07 July, 2018 9:05 am 9:05 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – Chinese President Xi Jinping has warned again that the country’s fight against deeply ingrained corruption is not yet over, and that the ruling Communist Party faces enormous challenges going forward, state media reported. Since coming to power more than six years ago, Xi has overseen a sweeping campaign to root out graft, … Read More