President Hu Jintao

China unveils new leadership; Xi, Li elected as members of CPC central committee

Setting the stage for a leadership transition, the Communist Party of China (CPC) Wednesday elected a new 18th CPC Central Committee.

Nov 14, 2012, 08:46 AM IST

6.68 lakh officials punished for corruption in China

A day after outgoing President Hu Jintao warned of collapse of China due to endemic corruption, the ruling Communist Party on Friday said 6.68 lakh officials were punished for graft in the last five years.

Nov 09, 2012, 23:19 PM IST

Obama summons pageantry for China`s Hu

Jintao has kicked off a 4-day visit to the US to bridge differences on sensitive issues.

Jan 19, 2011, 09:51 AM IST

Chinese President Hu to attend Toronto G-20 summit

Chinese President Hu Jintao will
pay a state visit to Canada from June 23-27 and attend the
fourth G20 summit to be held in Toronto.

Jun 17, 2010, 21:33 PM IST

Hu to take up Iran nuke, Chinese currency issue with US

President Hu Jintao will hold parleys with President Barack Obama on the sidelines of the Nuclear Security Summit to iron out various growing differences.

Apr 12, 2010, 12:07 PM IST

Chinese President urges stability in Tibet

Chinese President Hu Jintao on Saturday called for stability and swift development in restive Tibet, where violent protests against communist rule have triggered a huge clampdown.

Mar 07, 2010, 09:03 AM IST

Chinese President gets a new title - Microblogger

Chinese President Hu Jintao has become a registered microblogger on a Chinese-language site owned by People`s Daily, a media report said on Monday.

Feb 22, 2010, 18:16 PM IST

China`s President calls for economic pact with Taiwan

Chinese President Hu Jintao called on Saturday for formal talks on a landmark economic pact with Taiwan to start by the end of the year, in a rare meeting here with a top politician from the island.

Nov 14, 2009, 15:24 PM IST

Hu pledges to safeguard rights of foreign media in China

The Chinese government will safeguard the rights and interests of foreign news media, President Hu Jintao said on Friday at the opening ceremony of the World Media Summit.

Oct 09, 2009, 14:00 PM IST

China`s Hu says maintaining growth will be arduous

China`s President Hu Jintao on Sunday said that the country faces difficult challenges in maintaining
stable economic growth and social stability, and called for
efforts to strengthen unity among the people.

Sep 20, 2009, 19:47 PM IST