Leaders of Asia-Pacific region will gather together at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders' Meeting in the South Pacific country Papua New Guinea this weekend. The noticeable absence of US President Donald Trump at this annual meeting casts doubt on the US commitment to the region.
The South Pacific island nation of Papua New Guinea (PNG) is hosting the APEC meeting on Nov. 12-18, with a theme of "Harnessing Inclusive Opportunities, Embracing the Digital Future."
Chinese President Xi Jinping's upcoming state visit to Papua New Guinea (PNG) offers a historic opportunity for bilateral relations, said Xue Bing, China's ambassador to the largest and most populous Pacific island state.
Many senior citizens in China still maintain a penny-pinching lifestyle, even though they have a considerable amount of wealth in their bank accounts. Life lessons in their early years have taught them that they had to save every penny to make ends meet.
With deepening cooperation in various fields, China has grown into one of the most reliable partners of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), since they established the strategic partnership 15 years ago.
The CIIE is a global event designed for both developing and developed countries to carve their niche in China.As developing countries set up national pavilions or company-based booths at the week-long event in Shanghai, they secured a place in this gigantic market which inadvertently demands both quality and diversity.
Well begun is half done. The first China International Import Expo (CIIE) inaugurated by Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday is a world fair that comes at the right time.
China's Vice Foreign Minister Le Yucheng on Tuesday said that China's perspective on human rights has been widely understood, recognized and supported.
The first China International Import Expo (CIIE) opened in Shanghai on November 5, with Chinese President Xi Jinping delivering a keynote speech entitled “Work together for an open global economy that is innovative and inclusive.”
Africa should use the first China International Import Expo (CIIE) to ease the various barriers that have been hindering the continent from penetrating potential markets across the developed part of the world, Ethiopian scholars and business executives have said.
In the wake of the MeToo movement, Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation and a raft of sexual abuse scandals, a lot of attention in this midterm election has been paid to women: the voters, the candidates, the issues.
Those calling the import expo a diversion to cover up China's delay in lifting barriers that protect its market were rebutted by China's plans to further ease market access.
Canton Fair, China's oldest and largest trade fair, concluded its 124th biannual session on Sunday with 29.86 billion U.S. dollars in transaction value, perfectly preluding the country's first-ever import expo slated for Monday.
"China could be one of our biggest customers as there is so much potential for trade with China." Marathon Ginseng, a U.S. Wisconsin-based ginseng grower, will have a stall at the CIIE.
The China-UK relationship in the golden era will receive a shot in the arm as the upcoming China International Import Expo (CIIE) provides a unique opportunity to further strengthen British cooperation with China.
The world's first import-themed national-level expo will be a concrete action to open up China's market and cast a firm vote of confidence in free trade when protectionism threatens global growth.
Starbucks Coffee has become one of China's biggest success stories of recent years, but that popularity did not come overnight. It's a result of China's economic rise and the US brand's smart strategies. And with a formidable competitor now threatening Starbucks' success, how will they respond?
The private economy has played (and continues to play) a key role in China's economic development.
Animal protection groups and conservationists have reacted to the revision of the regulation saying it could lead to the reopening of trade in rhino and tiger products and significantly undermine the protection of the two animals.
More than 5,000 troops have been sent to control what the US President calls "an invading army" of asylum seekers.
The broad-ranging speech swept through the past and present state of U.S.-China relations. At one point, he turned his hand to modern Chinese literature to make a point, quoting one of its leading lights, Lu Xun.
It is simply ridiculous for Pence to claim that the Korean War was caused by what he called China’s pursuit of “authoritarian expansionism” and that the U.S. was fighting on the so-called “frontier of freedom.”
On October 4, United States Vice President Mike Pence delivered a speech in Washington in which he said, “Much of (China's) success was driven by American investment in China.”
In what was seen as the Trump administration’s first major policy speech on China, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence berated Beijing for a series of so-called wrongs, and hailed his country’s historical policy towards China.
Speaking recently about the Trump administration's policy toward China, United States Vice President Mike Pence accused China of pressuring three Latin American nations to sever ties with Taipei and to recognize Beijing.
Pence unleashed a verbal attack on the greater part of China's history over the past one hundred years. Some young netizens who paid attention to the speech decided to brush up on their history, and found that Pence's view of events was often laughable.
China's development poses no threat to any country, Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi told a joint press conference here on Wednesday following a meeting with Papua New Guinea's Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Rimbink Pato.
Amid ongoing trade war with the U.S., China is cutting import tariffs on nearly 1,600 items starting November 1. They account for 19 percent of the total number of Chinese taxed products, cutting down the average tax rate from 10.5 percent to 7.8 percent.
"I'm very excited about the China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai and the opportunity that presents to Prince Edward Island exporters and for Canadians to engage with Chinese partners and with consumers," Canada's Prince Edward Island Premier Wade MacLauchlan told Xinhua Tuesday.
The first China International Import Expo (CIIE) demonstrates China's commitment to international cooperation and further opening up its market to foreign partners, Russian Industry and Trade Minister Denis Manturov has said.