Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday said that China should not be judged by GDP alone, days after the country recorded last year's economic growth at 7.4 per cent, missing the official target and slumping to a 24-year low.
China's ruling Communist Party on Friday warned that the world's second largest economy is facing "unprecedented and unpredictable" security risks and asked people to remain alert amid growing political and economic challenges.
Chinese President Xi Jinping and the other six members of the Communist Party's elite Politburo Standing Committee have been given 62 per cent pay rises, state-run media said on Tuesday, as civil servants get their first increases since 2006.
Chinese President Xi Jinping and the other six members of the Communist Party`s elite Politburo Standing Committee have been given 62 percent pay rises, state-run media said Tuesday, as civil servants get their first increases since 2006.
The two biggest Chinese politicians to fall in recent years, ex-security chief Zhou Yongkang and former high-flyer Bo Xilai, formed a "clique" together, state media reported Thursday as President Xi Jinping pledges a crackdown on Communist Party factionalism.
Arms outstretched like Rio de Janeiro`s Christ the Redeemer, a towering Confucius statue stands in the seaside resort that hosts the Chinese Communist leadership`s summer retreat, opposite a hulking monument to President Xi Jinping`s dreams.
Chinese President Xi Jinping will travel to Britain on a state visit later this year, a Foreign Office minister said on Tuesday, while fending off lawmakers` accusations that London was reluctant to confront Beijing over Hong Kong.
China on Friday downplayed the impact of Sri Lanka`s presidential election upset, dismissing suggestions that the stunning win by Maithripala Sirisena could shake up Beijing`s plans in the Indian Ocean.
President Xi Jinping's sweeping campaign against corruption on Friday reached the Chinese Foreign Ministry after a top diplomat was for the first time sacked and placed under investigation for suspected graft.
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday virtually rejected pro-democracy agitators' demand for free elections in Hong Kong in 2017 and backed embattled Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying who came in for severe criticism during the recent protests in the former British colony.
China will increase official aid to Nepal by more than five times from fiscal 2015-16, officials said on Friday, to develop infrastructure in the landlocked nation where regional rival India has long wielded political influence.
As the temperature continues to dip in Delhi, election fever has begun to rise. The Congress, which suffered a catastrophic defeat in both Assembly and General elections, is preparing the ground to make a resurgence from the nation’s capital.