China Premier calls for greater role in shaping Web
China Premier calls for greater role in shaping Web

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang today demanded a greater role for Beijing in shaping the global Internet, calling for "order" online as he failed to address his government's censorship of content it deems politically sensitive.

11 mn vehicles taken off road, factories shut in China for APEC
11 mn vehicles taken off road, factories shut in China for APEC

 At least 11.7 million vehicles were taken off roads and 10,000 factories shut as part of an initiative by Chinese government to ensure an eco-friendly Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit.

China resets ties with Myanmar with USD eight billion deals

Seeking to reset ties with Myanmar, China on Saturday signed USD eight billion trade deals with its southern neighbour after relations went through a turbulent period following the country's gradual transition to democracy from years of Beijing-backed military rule.

Hong Kong student protest leaders plan Beijing visit on Saturday

Three Hong Kong student leaders plan to take their fight for greater democracy to Beijing on Saturday as frustration grows over the city government`s inability to negotiate on electoral reforms in the former British colony.

Looking forward to PM Modi's visit to Beijing: Chinese Premier

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday had his first meeting with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, who said that China is looking forward to the Indian leader's maiden visit to Beijing.

PM Narendra Modi to attend East Asia Summit in Myanmar today
PM Narendra Modi to attend East Asia Summit in Myanmar today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be attending the East Asia Summit in Myanmar on Thursday, a day after he met Southeast Asian leaders during the 12th ASEAN-India summit.

PM Modi to meet Chinese PM for first time at Myanmar

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will have his first meeting with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on the sidelines of the East Asia summit at Nay Pyi Taw in Myanmar as he is set to meet several world leaders bilaterally there and in Australia.

China, Pakistan to build economic corridor

 China and Pakistan vowed to advance joint efforts to build a bilateral economic corridor as the leaders of the two countries signed an outline of the long-term plan of the project here Saturday.

Modi to meet Chinese Prez, Premier during Myanmar, Australia visits

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is poised to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping and Premier Li Keqiang next week on the sidelines of two separate international gatherings.

China premier won't meet Suu Kyi, will offer Myanmar aid

  Chinese Premier Li Keqiang will not meet Myanmar opposition leader and Nobel Prize-winner Aung San Suu Kyi when he visits the country next week, but will announce a new aid package and series of deals, officials said on Thursday.

China pledges financial aid to Afghanistan

 China Friday pledged to provide a non-reimbursable assistance of 500 million yuan ($81.43 million) to Afghanistan this year, authorities said.

Hong Kong students seek direct negotiations with Chinese PM

 The Federation of Students of Hong Kong, one of the main groups carrying out pro-democracy protests, has asked the local government for direct talks with Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang, state broadcaster RTHK reported Wednesday.

Japan, China PMs meet in Milan despite shrine visit

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe shook hands with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang in Milan on Friday, reports said, despite a mass visit by Japanese lawmakers to a controversial war shrine in Tokyo.

Ball in Japan`s court for Xi-Abe talks: China envoy

There is "a significant opportunity" for a first meeting between the Chinese and Japanese leaders at a regional gathering near Beijing next month, but the ball is in Tokyo`s court, China`s envoy to Japan said Wednesday.

China, Italy set to sign deals worth 8 bn euros

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang has said China and Italy are going to sign cooperation agreements worth 8 billion euros (over 10 billion dollars) during his current visit to the European nation.

China-Russia ties beneficial to global peace: Li

 Chinese Premier Li Keqiang Monday said promoting the China-Russia partnership benefits not only the two nations but world peace, regional stability, and global cooperation.

China`s Li discusses Russia deals ahead of Putin talks

Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang was set Monday to meet President Vladimir Putin during a visit to Moscow as Russia struggles with its most serious standoff with the West since the Cold War. 

Hong Kong government able to keep it safe, says Chinese premier

 Visiting Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said here Friday that he believes the Hong Kong government is able to keep the international financial hub a safe place not just for its residents but all investors from across the world.

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang`s email trail goes stale

A slick new English-language Chinese government website offering contact with Premier Li Keqiang appeared to have hit a snag on Thursday, with emails to the address failing to deliver.

Boundary issue: India, China resolve to pursue finding early solution

As they aim to reset ties, India and China have resolved to pursue finding an early solution to the thorny boundary issue as a "strategic objective", noting that an early settlement of the dispute will advance their basic interests.