Hu's Russia visit ushers in a new era of co-op

2011-06-18 17:48:44

President Hu Jintao's just-concluded visit to Russia is the latest in a decade-long effort that has established a new era of cooperation between the two neighboring world powers.

Russia beginning to look eastward more for trade

2011-06-18 07:34:57

St Petersburg / Beijing -One of the chief symbols of the Russian state has long been a double-headed eagle, with one head representing the East and the other the West.

Hu meets Putin to resolve contentions over gas supply

2011-06-18 07:34:57

MOSCOW - President Hu Jintao met Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin on Thursday, seeking an agreement in a price dispute over Russian gas supplies.

BRICS nations to work together to reform world financial system

2011-06-18 07:34:57

Shanghai / St Petersburg - Officials and economists from emerging countries said they will cooperate more to further reform the existing world financial system, since its instability has led to inflation and other troubles for such countries.

Cooperation to form 'economic pole' among neighbor countries

2011-06-18 07:34:57

BRUSSELS - Increasing cooperation between China, Russia and Central Asia is forming a global economic pole and will benefit countries throughout Europe and Asia, said European observers.

Beijing plans major talks with Berlin

2011-06-18 07:34:57

BEIJING - China plans to hold unprecedented government talks with Germany, in which more than 20 ministers from both sides will take part, when Premier Wen Jiabao visits Beijing's largest trading partner in the eurozone later this month.

China, Indonesia end first joint training

2011-06-18 07:34:57

BANDUNG, Indonesia - The first joint training exercise between Chinese and Indonesian special forces in history ended on Friday.

Mongolia keen to boost relations

2011-06-18 07:34:57

BEIJING - China's growth "does not pose any threats" to regional peace and development, but provides opportunities, said visiting Mongolian Prime Minister Sukhbaatar Batbold on Friday.

Armed forces show anti-terrorism skills

2011-06-17 15:51:58

Chinese armed police display their anti-terrorism skills during a demonstration in Beijing to celebrate the 90th anniversary of Communist Party of China, June 16, 2011.

Chinese firms eye lucrative investment opportunities

2011-06-17 08:10:48

As Russia restructures its economy and reduces its reliance on commodities, more investment opportunities are awaiting Chinese companies.

Sino-Russian border island to welcome tourists in July

2011-06-17 08:02:49

The Sino-Russian border island of Heixiazi is expected to welcome tourists in late July, a local official said.

Energy fuels booming bilateral ties

2011-06-17 08:02:09

Energy cooperation between China and Russia is strategically important and beneficial to both countries.