Chinese ambassador rejects U.S. sanctions against Chinese tech firms

Chinese ambassador rejects U.S. sanctions against Chinese tech firms

2019-05-23 22:04

Chinese Ambassador to the United States Cui Tiankai on Wednesday denounced Washington's arbitrary sanctions against Chinese tech companies.

Nuclear transparency "hypocritical" without mutual trust: Chinese diplomat

Nuclear transparency "hypocritical" without mutual trust: Chinese diplomat

2019-05-23 22:04

A senior Chinese diplomat said here on Wednesday that without sufficient mutual trust and respect for each other's security concerns, and without a commitment to common security, nuclear transparency could be "hypocritical and meaningless", or a tool for the strong to bully the weak.

South Sudan hails China's support to health sector

South Sudan hails China's support to health sector

2019-05-23 22:04

South Sudan's vice president James Wani Igga on Wednesday hailed China's contribution to the health sector in the east African country.

Pentagon to present Mideast troops deployment plan to White House amid Iran standoff: U.S. media

Pentagon to present Mideast troops deployment plan to White House amid Iran standoff: U.S. media

2019-05-23 22:04

The Pentagon is expected to submit plans to the White House to send up to 10,000 troops to the Middle East amid increasing tensions with Iran, U.S. media reported on Wednesday.

U.S. not seeking war with Iran, says top defense official

U.S. not seeking war with Iran, says top defense official

2019-05-22 22:24

U.S. Acting Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan said on Tuesday that America's actions so far had been deterring Iran rather than seeking a war.

South Sudan vows to strengthen infrastructure cooperation with China

South Sudan vows to strengthen infrastructure cooperation with China

2019-05-22 22:22

South Sudan has vowed to strengthen cooperation on infrastructural development with China to speed up transformation of the country following five years of turmoil.

Libya on verge of civil war: UN envoy

Libya on verge of civil war: UN envoy

2019-05-22 07:42

The top UN envoy for Libya warned on Tuesday that the Arab country is on the verge of civil war that could lead to permanent division.

U.S. fighters escort Russian strategic bombers over Arctic, Pacific oceans

U.S. fighters escort Russian strategic bombers over Arctic, Pacific oceans

2019-05-22 07:42

U.S. fighters have escorted four Russian Tu-95MS strategic bombers while the latter were performing regular flights in the airspace over the neutral waters of the Arctic and the Pacific, the Russian Defense Ministry said Tuesday.

DPRK's UN envoy denounces U.S. seizure of cargo ship

DPRK's UN envoy denounces U.S. seizure of cargo ship

2019-05-22 07:42

The permanent representative of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) to the United Nations on Tuesday denounced the U.S. seizure of a cargo ship of his country.

Rouhani says Iran not to bow to U.S. pressures

Rouhani says Iran not to bow to U.S. pressures

2019-05-22 07:42

Iran will never bow to the pressures exerted by the United States, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday.

China committed to aiding Kenya in expanding exports: Chinese envoy

China committed to aiding Kenya in expanding exports: Chinese envoy

2019-05-21 22:06

China is committed to helping Kenya expand its exports to the Asian nation to boost trade between the two countries, Chinese Ambassador to Kenya Wu Peng has said.

U.S. Commerce Department temporarily loosens restrictions on Huawei

U.S. Commerce Department temporarily loosens restrictions on Huawei

2019-05-21 22:06

The U.S. Department of Commerce on Monday issued a 90-day temporary license loosening restrictions on business deals with Chinese tech giant Huawei.

U.S. federal judge backs subpoena seeking Trump's financial records

U.S. federal judge backs subpoena seeking Trump's financial records

2019-05-21 07:57

A U.S. federal judge on Monday upheld a congressional subpoena seeking President Donald Trump's financial records from an accounting firm.

Iran increases stockpile of low-grade enriched uranium by 4 times: official

Iran increases stockpile of low-grade enriched uranium by 4 times: official

2019-05-21 07:57

Iran has started to increase its stockpile of 3.67-percent enriched uranium by four times at its central Natanz nuclear plant, Behrouz Kamalvandi, spokesman for the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI), announced on Monday.

Deputy UN chief warns against dwindling bee populations

Deputy UN chief warns against dwindling bee populations

2019-05-21 07:57

UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed on Monday warned against the drastic drops in populations of bees and other pollinators.

South Sudan to reduce embassies over economic crisis

South Sudan to reduce embassies over economic crisis

2019-05-20 22:32

South Sudan will close a number of its embassies across the world to reduce operational costs, the foreign affairs ministry said on Monday.

Trump threatens "official end" of Iran amid tension

Trump threatens "official end" of Iran amid tension

2019-05-20 22:31

U.S. President Donald Trump made a fresh threat against Iran in a tweet Sunday, deviating from his fairly reserved tone days ago.

Cooperation only right choice for China, U.S.: Chinese envoy

Cooperation only right choice for China, U.S.: Chinese envoy

2019-05-19 08:30

Cooperation is the only right choice for China and the United States, said China's Permanent Representative to the United Nations (UN) Ma Zhaoxu on Friday.

Chinese enterprises urged to explore greenfield investments in northern Zambia

Chinese enterprises urged to explore greenfield investments in northern Zambia

2019-05-18 21:29

Chinese investors have been encouraged to consider investing in greenfield investment in agriculture and manufacturing sectors in northern Zambia, a civic leader said on Friday.

Huawei donates 98,000 USD ICT equipment to Zimbabwe's leading university

Huawei donates 98,000 USD ICT equipment to Zimbabwe's leading university

2019-05-18 21:24

Huawei on Friday donated telecommunications equipment worth 98,000 U.S. dollars to the University of Zimbabwe (UZ) to enable the institution to offer the latest training in information and communication technology.

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