On the first day of the last month of the decade, adult Chinese netizens were asked to recall what they imagined 2020 would be like when they were children.
China has been a major growth engine for the world economy, and its economic health bears global significance, International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva told Xinhua in a recent interview.
Editor's note: Dr. John Gong is a research fellow at Charhar Institute and professor at the University of International Business and Economics.And for that reason the "Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act" does represent a gross interference of internal affairs in Hong Kong, and consequently in China.
Business, which has been the "ballast" of the U.S.-China relationship for years, is more important than ever before, President of the U.S.-China Business Council Craig Allen said Thursday.
The passage of the so-called Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019 in the U.S. Congress provides yet another example of how the United States plays with double standards to meddle in the internal affairs of other countries.
For global heavyweights attending the 2019 New Economy Forum in suburban Beijing, China's booming entrepreneurship and rising innovation capability are topics shared by many speakers.
On Tuesday, the U.S. Senate passed the so-called Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act of 2019. The U.S. politicians who proposed the bill said the move was to tell the so-called "Hong Kongers fighting for their long-cherished freedom" that "we continue to stand with you."
With each passing day, the Hong Kong economy is one step closer to falling into an abyss.
Photo taken on Feb 26, 2019 shows citizens donating blood in Xinjian district of Nanchang, capital of East China's Jiangxi province.IN A DOCUMENT ON FURTHER PROMOTING voluntary blood donations issued on Nov 14, the National Health Commission encouraged local authorities to explore incorporating voluntary blood donations into the personal credit system.
On the one hand, the consumer price index rose 3.8 percent from a year earlier showing signs of inflation, on the other hand, the producer price index fell 1.6 percent showing signs of deflation.
In 1978, Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping made a strategic decision to send 3,000 students and scholars from China overseas each year to further their educations.
Wang is a UNICEF China goodwill ambassador, and his speech, one of many commemorating the adoption of Convention on the Rights of the Child, was about primary education for children.
There are increasing fears that the trade dispute between the United States and China could further destabilize the global economy.US farmers have been among those worst affected by the dispute, as they have faced Chinese tariffs of up to 33 percent on soybeans and 72 percent on pork.
China started the commercialization of 5G services on Oct 31 and 10 days later, the capital has accumulated more than 40,000 5G subscribers.China is set to become the world's largest 5G market by 2025, with 460 million 5G users, according to the Global System for Mobile Communications Association.
The Chinese Foreign Ministry criticized the New York Times on November 18 for disregarding the current situation of China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region by publishing what the New York Times claim are internal pages that "expose" China's "crackdown" in Xinjiang.
The U.S. Senate passed a Hong Kong-related bill on Tuesday, trying to whitewash rioters' atrocities and further pile up pressure on the Chinese government, a move that will only inflame more violence in the already distorted cosmopolitan city.
When Hong Kong was shrouded in black terror, some Western politicians deliberately turned a blind eye to the violence of the rioters, and pointed fingers at the police and the government in an act that showed their hypocrisy and double-standards.
China on Wednesday urged the United States to immediately stop pushing bills related to Hong Kong, immediately stop supporting violent criminal activities, and immediately stop using Hong Kong to interfere in China's domestic affairs.
The collapse of the Russian economy in the 1990s drew economists' attention, belatedly, to the importance of institutions that enforce the rule of law.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in talks with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during their bilateral meeting in Bangkok, Thailand, on Nov 4, 2019."Moon's action is reasonable for many Koreans because the 1965 deal never had their consent and thus lack legitimacy," Tanaka said.
China-Greece relations could serve as a paradigm for peaceful co-existence and win-win cooperation between countries of different sizes, systems or cultures, Chinese Ambassador to Greece Zhang Qiyue has said.
Matthew Margulies, vice-president of the US-China Business Council China Operations, poses for a photo in Shanghai on Nov 7, 2019.All of the US companies are still committed to being here and they are not shifting operations outside of China," Margulies said. Dow Wilson, president and CEO of Varian Medical Systems.
China's show of support for reforms to the World Trade Organization (WTO) during the ministerial meeting on the sidelines of the China International Import Expo (CIIE) on Tuesday will be pivotal in helping kickstart the process, according to Keith Rockwell, director of the information and external relations division of the WTO.
Chinese President Xi Jinping's upcoming visit to Greece and Brazil is expected to intensify China's relations with the two countries and enhance BRICS cooperation, officials said on Thursday.
China's Belt and Road Initiative has received a lot of criticism from the United States and some of its allies, which have tried to denigrate it as a means to spread Chinese influence abroad and saddle countries with unsustainable debt. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, for instance, has alleged it amounts to China peddling "corrupt infrastructure deals in exchange for political influence".
Chinese President Xi Jinping's keynote speech at the opening ceremony of the second China International Import Expo (CIIE) conveyed China's message of openness and rational globalization that are beneficial to everyone, a China observer in Lebanon said Tuesday.
As more products and technologies from all over the world were presented at the second China International Import Expo (CIIE), foreign firms lauded China's efforts to open its market wider and foster an enabling business environment.
The wish for Western-style liberal democracy is a malignant virus that infects places with weakened ideological immune systems. Countries like China, Russia, Iran, Cuba and a few others have shown the ability to withstand the disease and the demise such an infection often leads to. Others, like Venezuela or those caught in color revolutions and the Arab Spring, have not been so fortunate.
Editor's Note: The United Kingdom will hold an early election on Dec 12 to try and get a breakthrough in the Brexit impasse.At the same time, Brexit has led to rising approval rating and support for other radical small parties, whose weight is expected to increase in future elections.
Think tanks and media institutions can be advocates of world peace and development, disseminators of the concept of win-win cooperation, and promoters of common progress for mankind, a senior official of the Communist Party of China said on Tuesday.