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More translations needed for Chinese literature to expand worldwide

Mohammed Elshijh, an Egyptian doctoral candidate at Beijing Language and Cultural University, chose to study Chinese literature after receiving his bachelor’s degree in 1999. As countries with long, rich histories,…

Enterprises try to refurbish image in overseas advance

Enterprises try to refurbish image in overseas advance

As China seeks to shake off its image of the world’s mass-producer of cheap products and move up the value chain, Chinese companies are trying to reshape their reputations in…

China backs developing countries to combat climate change

China has devoted substantial resources to helping developing countries deal with the severe challenges posed by climate change, a senior Chinese official said on Tuesday. The country has earmarked 200…

China calls for promotion of women’s role in peace process

China on Friday called on the UN Security Council and the international community to promote the role of women in all stages of peace process. Addressing a Security Council open…

D-8 Summit concludes in Islamabad

Eighth Summit of Developing-8 (D- 8) concluded in Islamabad on Thursday, local media reported. At the conclusion of the Summit, the Foreign Ministers signed the Charter of D-8 in the…

Chinese defense minister meets with Latin American guests

Defense Minister Liang Guanglie met with delegates to the 1st China-Latin America high-level defense forum on Tuesday. Liang hailed the increasingly close relations between China and Latin American countries in…

China reiterates dialogue, cooperation to solve Iranian nuclear issue

China once again urged the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), the five permanent members of the UN Security Council and Germany to enhance dialogue and cooperation with Iran to resolve…

China calls for more int’l cooperation in combating Somali piracy

China calls for more int’l cooperation in combating Somali piracy

China Monday called on the international community to strengthen communication and coordination in further combating Somali piracy. Wang Min, Chinese deputy permanent representative to the UN, made the statement at…

World Bank warns of climate change disaster

World Bank warns of climate change disaster

The world is barreling down a path to heat up by four degrees at the end of the century if the global community fails to act on climate change, the…

China supports work of U.N. Security Council committees

China supports the work of the subsidiary committees of the U.N. Security Council, namely the Al Qaida Sanctions Committee, the Counter-Terrorism Committee and the 1540 Committee, a Chinese envoy says.…