China urges removal of obstacles to Russia grain, fertilizer exports

Geng Shuang (Front), China's deputy permanent representative to the United Nations, addresses a UN Security Council meeting on the question concerning Haiti at the UN headquarters in New York, on Oct 4, 2021. (CIA PAK/UN PHOTO/HANDOUT VIA XINHUA) UNITED NATIONS – A Chinese envoy on Monday called on relevant countries to take concrete measures to […]

BRICS nations call for more cooperation on disaster management

BRICS nations call for more cooperation on disaster management

The BRICS nations — Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa — have pledged to boost cooperation on disaster management against the backdrop of exacerbating climate change, increasingly frequent natural disasters and the COVID-19 pandemic. They will "strengthen exchange and cooperation on national strategic plans, policies, regulations and standards in the field of disaster risk […]

IAEA chief affirms one-China principle

Rafael Grossi, Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), attends the IAEA General Conference, an annual meeting of all the IAEA member states, at the agency's headquarters in Vienna, Austria on Sept 20, 2021. (JOE KLAMAR / AFP) VIENNA – The International Atomic Energy Agency supports relevant resolutions of the United Nations General […]

Chinese envoy urges full lift of unilateral sanctions on Syria now

Dai Bing, China's deputy permanent representative to the United Nations, speaks at a Security Council briefing on Oct 19, 2020 at the United Nations. (PHOTO / FMPRC.GOV.CN) UNITED NATIONS – A Chinese envoy on Thursday urged relevant countries to immediately and fully lift unilateral sanctions against Syria, and called on the UN Security Council to […]

BRICS nations vow to deepen economic, trade cooperation

(ZHANG CHENGLIANG / CHINA DAILY) BEIJING – BRICS countries have pledged to deepen cooperation in fields including digital economy, trade, investment and sustainable development, supply chain and multilateral trade mechanisms, according to China's Ministry of Commerce. The pledge came at the 12th meeting of BRICS economic and trade ministers, held Thursday via video link. The […]

Wang Yi’s Pacific Islands tour boosts regional development

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi co-host the second China-Pacific Island Countries Foreign Ministers' Meeting with Fijian Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama in Suva, capital of Fiji, May 30, 2022. (ZHANG YONGXING / XINHUA) Foreign Minister and State Councilor Wang Yi’s eight-nation Pacific tour may not have secured a security […]

Chinese envoy calls for lifting of Sudan sanctions

Dai Bing, China's deputy permanent representative to the United Nations. (PHOTO/ FOREIGN MINISTRY OFFICIAL WEBSITE) UNITED NATIONS – A Chinese envoy on Monday called for the lifting of sanctions against Sudan as soon as possible. Following the withdrawal of the United Nations-African Union peacekeeping mission in Sudan's Darfur region, the Sudanese authorities have assumed the […]