Tag: Xi Jinping

china: China’s overseas coal power retreat could wipe out $50 billion of investment

China’s pledge to stop building coal-fired power plants overseas could cull $50 billion of investment as it slashes future carbon emissions, analysts said, although Beijing’s...

China stock sell-off: Investors lose $1 trillion in China’s wild week of market shocks

It began with a record crash in Chinese stocks on Wall Street and only got crazier from there. The nearly $1 trillion selloff ignited by...

As tensions rise, can China and United States succeed in even talking?

As America’s second most senior diplomat met her Chinese counterpart this week to reassure Beijing that the United States did not seek confrontation, the People’s...

Beijing urges Washington to stop ‘demonising’ China as United States official visits

Rancour marked the start of Monday’s talks between Beijing and the highest-level US envoy to visit under President Joe Biden’s administration, as Beijing urged Washington...

Xi Jinping meets top military officials in Lhasa; highlights lasting stability and prosperity in Tibet

Chinese President Xi Jinping underlined the importance of long-term stability and prosperity in Tibet during a meeting with top military officials in Lhasa, the state...

Chinese President Xi Jinping makes maiden visit to Tibetan town bordering Arunachal Pradesh

Chinese President Xi Jinping has made a rare visit to Nyingchi, a strategically located border town close to Arunachal Pradesh, during his first visit to...

How safe is the United States president’s ‘nuclear football’? Pentagon watchdog to find out

The Pentagon‘s watchdog said on Tuesday it would evaluate the safety protocols surrounding the president’s “nuclear football” – containing codes needed for a strike –...

Chinese people ordered to think like Xi as Communist Party aims to tighten control

Editor’s Note: A version of this story appeared in CNN’s Meanwhile in China newsletter, a three-times-a-week update exploring what you need to know about the...

With Afghan pullout, United States ditches ‘forever wars’

Joe Biden’s pullout from Afghanistan has stunned with its speed, but Washington already decided four years ago that it was fed up with “forever wars”...

View: Lee Kwan Yew is the tallest Chinese leader

The Chinese Communist Party is celebrating its 100th anniversary, confident of making China the superpower of the 21st century. In purchasing power terms, it has...

View: 100 years of Chinese communist party; lessons to be drawn

By CLAUDE ARPI Recently, the entire Chinese nation was given a homework — to learn about the ‘glorious’ history of the Communist Party, mostly through...

In 10 charts: A hundred years on, how Communist Party dominates China

(This story originally appeared in on Jul 01, 2021) NEW DELHI: China‘s ruling Communist Party has turned 100 on July 1. Addressing a highly-choreographed ceremony...

Xi Jinping Warns China Won’t Be Bullied as Communist Party Marks 100 Years

Chinese leader Xi Jinping marked his ruling Communist Party’s 100th anniversary with rousing appeals for national unity and defiance against foreign pressure, a rallying cry...

Is China’s Communist Party Still Communist?

China’s Communist Party turns a century old this July, a milestone that Beijing is celebrating with a crescendo of fireworks, theatrics and a fervent campaign...

The compromises that US companies make to do business in China

Doug Guthrie spent 1994 riding a single-speed bicycle between factories in Shanghai for a dissertation on Chinese industry. Within years, he was one of America’s...

China’s leader wants a ‘Lovable’ country. That doesn’t mean he’s making nice

China’s top diplomats have castigated their American counterparts for hypocrisy and condescension. They icily reminded Europeans of the Continent’s experience with genocide. They just accused...

G7 scolds China and Russia over threats, bullying, rights abuses

The Group of Seven scolded both China and Russia on Wednesday, casting the Kremlin as malicious and Beijing as a bully, but beyond words there...

India ‘fully determined’ to do whatever necessary to overcome COVID challenge: Jaishankar to Wang

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Friday emphasised to his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi the need for China to keep open transport corridors and cargo...

US China news: Is there a war coming between China and the United States?

If you’re looking for a compelling beach read this summer, I recommend the novel “2034,” by James Stavridis, a retired admiral, and Elliot Ackerman, a...

Jack Ma shows why China’s tycoons keep quiet

Jack Ma, the most famous businessman China has ever produced, is avoiding the spotlight. Friends say he is painting and practicing tai chi. Sometimes, he...

Cooperate despite ‘genocide’? Biden tests ties with China, Russia

US President Joe Biden‘s administration accuses China of genocide but reached a joint pledge to cooperate on climate. The White House is also working to...

Xinhua: Eyes, ears and voice of China

In a world where one often hears about western spy agencies such as the CIA, M16, the Chinese intelligence network remains shrouded in mystery even...

Bollywood star Aamir Khan’s fans in China celebrate his birthday at Indian Embassy

Chinese fans of Bollywood star Aamir Khan celebrated his 56th birthday on Sunday at the Indian Embassy here, highlighting his popular films like Three Idiots...

Xi’s Gambit: China plans for a world without US technology

China is freeing up tens of billions of dollars for its tech industry to borrow. It is cataloging the sectors where the United States or...

China celebrates official end of extreme poverty, lauds President Xi

The ruling Communist Party is celebrating the official end of extreme poverty in China with a propaganda campaign that praises President Xi Jinping‘s role, part...