Chinese, French FMs discuss bilateral ties

2011-03-08 20:36:26

Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi and his French counterpart, Alain Juppe, discussed bilateral relations in a telephone conversation Tuesday.

Joint naval exercise opens in Karachi

2011-03-08 18:02:44

A multi-national naval exercise, in which twelve navies are participating, opens in a port in Karachi, Pakistan, today.

China's role seen in more positive light

2011-03-08 11:11:00

A growing number of people around the world think that China has a positive international influence, according to a BBC World Service poll on Monday.

Defense policy is peaceful

2011-03-08 08:02:54

A few days ago, Li Zhaoxing, spokesman for the annual session of the National People's Congress told a press conference that China's defense budget for 2011 would increase by 12.7 percent to 601.1 billion yuan ($91.5 billion). Not surprisingly, the news evoked certain "reasonable" response from the international community. Some even believe that the increase may lead to an arms race in Asia, and China seems to have become a new source for regional instability.

FM: 'Good atmosphere' in Sino-US ties

2011-03-08 07:53:59

Overall relations are moving forward, but a critical moment looms, experts said.

Cultural bridge links China and Europe

2011-03-07 22:11:13

A China-Hungary-Europe gala evening, in which both Chinese and Hungarian artists perform, has created a cultural bridge between China and Europe.

China's stance on East China Sea, Diaoyu Island consistent

2011-03-07 14:17:02

China's stance on the East China Sea and Diaoyu Island remains clear and consistent, Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi said on Monday.

China ready to maintain good ties with next Japanese FM

2011-03-07 13:45:33

China's Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi said Monday he is ready to maintain good working relations with the next Japanese foreign minister whoever he is.

China vows to deepen strategic partnership with EU

2011-03-07 13:35:00

Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi said Monday that China will work with the European Union to deepen their comprehensive strategic partnership.

China helps evacuate 2,100 of 12 countries from Lybia

2011-03-07 13:29:26

China helped evacuate 2,100 people of 12 countries from strife-torn Libya.

Favorable environment urged for developing countries

2011-03-07 13:26:32

Global governance should help foster a more favorable environment for developing countries, not otherwise, Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi said Monday.

FM: China will adhere to rules on global stage

2011-03-07 12:28:11

China will adhere to the Five Principles of Peaceful Coexistence and norms governing international relations in handling state-to-state relations, including cooperation and competition, Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi said Monday.