China President Xi Jinping

Hong Kong protests flare ahead of China`s President Xi meeting with city leader Carrie Lam

Hong Kong police fired tear gas in late-night street clashes with anti-government protesters, ahead of a potentially pivotal meeting between Hong Kong`s leader and China`s president in Beijing on Monday. Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam, in the Chinese capital for a regular duty visit, is set to meet Xi Jinping amid speculation the visit could yield fresh directives on the city`s political crisis, including a possible cabinet reshuffle.

Dec 16, 2019, 07:45 AM IST

Arjuna Penance's, Pancha Rathas, Shore Temple: The significance of places toured by PM Modi, President Xi

The picturesque historical town of Mamallapuram in Kanchipuram district of Tamil Nadu has been beautified and all decked up as PM Modi is scheduled to give a guided tour to President Xi of three historical monuments which have been designated as the world heritage site by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).

Oct 11, 2019, 18:20 PM IST

China eagerly wants to make trade deal with US: Trump

In December last year, Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping at a meeting in Argentina agreed to give a pause to the trade war and reach an agreement before March 1.

Jan 24, 2019, 10:08 AM IST

China promises graft crackdown in education, health

The Chinese Communist Party had won an "overwhelming victory" against graft, deep-seated corruption still needed to be weeded out.

Jan 14, 2019, 15:39 PM IST

BRICS 2017: India's diplomatic win, China's stand on terrorism will 'upset Pakistan'

BRICS nations unanimously condemning terrorism likely to have major ramifications on China-Pakistan's relationship

Sep 05, 2017, 07:44 AM IST

China BRICS 2017: Modi, Jinping meet under shadows of North Korea's nuclear scare

Chinese President Xi Jinping inaugurated the 9th annual BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) summit on Monday amid the rising threat of North Korea’s nuclear bomb provocation.

Sep 04, 2017, 07:47 AM IST

Macau launches facial recognition checks at ATMs

Semi-autonomous Macau has already taken steps to help stop cash flows from the mainland as Beijing seeks to curb capital flight due to a struggling yuan.

May 08, 2017, 16:37 PM IST

Chinese President Xi Jinping to attend BRICS summit in India, Bangladesh

 Chinese President Xi Jinping will visit Cambodia and Bangladesh and attend the eighth BRICS summit in India from October 13 to 17, it was announced on Monday.

Oct 10, 2016, 13:45 PM IST

China will not flaunt military power: Xi Jinping

Xi Jinping said that China pursued a military strategy of 'active defence', with the strategic goal of building a strong military commensurate with the country`s global standing and interests in security.

Jul 01, 2016, 15:56 PM IST

China issues first offshore renminbi note in London

China's central bank has issued its first offshore renminbi note in London coinciding with President Xi Jinping's high-profile visit to the UK as the communist giant ramps up efforts to popularise its currency

Oct 21, 2015, 10:56 AM IST