China expresses concern over reports of Huawei export curbs

A Huawei smartphone shop in Changzhou, Jiangsu province. (WANG QIMING / FOR CHINA DAILY) China is concerned about media reports the United States has stopped approving licenses for US companies to export products to Chinese tech company Huawei, the Foreign Ministry said Tuesday. China will continue to firmly safeguard the legitimate rights and interests of […]

Travel measures against China ‘should be non-discriminatory’

Wang Wenbin, spokesman of China Ministry of Foreign Affairs, speaks at a press briefing in Beijing, China, Jan 16, 2023. (PHOTO / FOREIGN MINISTRY, CHINA) BEIJING – European countries' precautionary travel measures against China should be rooted in science, proportionate and non-discriminatory, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman said Tuesday. Spokesman Wang Wenbin made the remarks […]

US, Japan ‘urged to stop seeking to contain, suppress China’

Wang Wenbin, spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, China, speaks at a regular press conference in Beijing, China, on Oct 21, 2022. (PHOTO / FOREIGN MINISTRY, CHINA) BEIJING – A Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson on Monday urged the United States and Japan to quit their obsession with containing and suppressing China, stop dangerously ramping […]

Russia welcomes China’s optimization of COVID response

In this file photo taken on March 29, 2018, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova speaks to the media in Moscow. (YURI KADOBNOV / AFP) MOSCOW – Russia "positively assesses" China's decision to optimize its COVID-19 response policies, including those regarding cross-border movement of people and freight, the Russian Foreign Ministry said Thursday. "We are […]

China: Asia-Pacific not wrestling ground for geopolitical race

Wang Wenbin, spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, China, speaks at a regular press conference in Beijing, China, on Oct 21, 2022. (PHOTO / FOREIGN MINISTRY, CHINA) BEIJING – The Asia-Pacific is an anchor for peace and development, not a wrestling ground for geopolitical competition, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Wednesday. According to […]

‘Asia-Pacific not a wrestling ground for geopolitical competition’

Wang Wenbin, spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, China, speaks at a regular press conference in Beijing, China, on Oct 21, 2022. (PHOTO / FOREIGN MINISTRY, CHINA) BEIJING – The Asia-Pacific is an anchor for peace and development, not a wrestling ground for geopolitical competition, a Foreign Ministry spokesperson said on Wednesday. According to […]

Adopt science-based approach to pandemic, says Foreign Ministry

China's Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Mao Ning. (PHOTO / FOREIGN MINISTRY, CHINA) The Foreign Ministry called on Thursday for all countries to adopt a science-based and objective approach in formulating COVID-19 response measures and to avoid politicization of the pandemic after some nations decided to impose new entry requirements on travelers from China. "We always believe […]

China calls for joint efforts to ease Sri Lanka’s debt burden

Mao Ning, spokesperson for China's Ministry of Foreign Affairs, takes a question during a press conference on Nov 16, 2022. (PHOTO / FOREIGN MINISTRY, CHINA) BEIJING – China hopes relevant countries and international financial institutions will work with China to play a positive role in helping Sri Lanka overcome the current difficulties.Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson […]

Beijing: Britain should respect Chinese firms’ legitimate rights

Mao Ning, spokesperson for China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, takes a question during a press conference on Nov 16, 2022. (PHOTO / FOREIGN MINISTRY, CHINA) BEIJING – Britain should respect the legitimate rights and interests of Chinese companies, and provide a fair, just and non-discriminatory business environment for enterprises from all over the world, the […]

Cyber security: China urges US to stop irresponsible accusations

Mao Ning, spokesperson for China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, takes a question during a press conference on Nov 16, 2022. (PHOTO / FOREIGN MINISTRY, CHINA) BEIJING – China on Wednesday urged the United States to stop making irresponsible accusations against other countries on cyber security. Foreign ministry spokesperson Mao Ning made the call at a […]