Chinese government will offer disaster relief to quake-hit Afghanistan and Pakistan based on their needs and China's Red Cross will provide emergency assistance in cash to the two countries, a foreign ministry spokesperson said on Tuesday.
A Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Tuesday that he believes President Xi Jinping will consider Philippine President Benigno S. Aquino III's invitation in response to a question about whether Xi will attend the APEC meeting next month in Manila.
The Communist Party of China (CPC) will convene the fifth plenary session of its 18th Central Committee to outline the 13th Five-Year Plan (2016-2020) for national development on Monday, with extraordinary achievements in the 12th plan period (2011-2015).
German Chancellor Angela Merkel will pay an official visit to China from Oct. 29 to 30 at the invitation of Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying announced on Friday.
The anti-graft authority is set to expand its inspections into more state entities this year, with its sight set on major financial institutions including the central bank, securities regulators and state-owned banks.