Fintech Trends in Hong Kong

Minister: China firmly committed to Asia-Pacific FTA

File photo of Chinese Minister of Commerce Wang Wentao. (JIN LIANGKUAI/ XINHUA) BEIJING – Commerce Minister Wang Wentao has expressed China's resolute commitment to achieving a comprehensive and high-level Asia-Pacific free-trade area, issuing his comments at the 28th trade ministers' meeting of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation during the weekend. Free-trade arrangements should be explored as […]

Xi’s special delegation to attend ROK presidential inauguration

Chinese Vice-President Wang Qishan delivers a speech at the opening ceremony of the 18th China-ASEAN Expo and China-ASEAN Business and Investment Summit in Nanning, capital of south China's Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, on Sept 10, 2021. (PHOTO / XINHUA) BEIJING – At the invitation of the government of the Republic of Korea, Chinese President Xi […]

China: International rules not defined by certain clique

Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin. (PHOTO FROM THE FOREIGH MINISTRY WEBSITE) BEIJING – Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin on Thursday said that international rules should be the norms governing international relations based on the purposes and principles of the UN Charter, not the ones defined by a certain clique or bloc. Chinese Foreign Ministry […]

Top legislature ratifies labor conventions for workers’ rights

Employees work on the photovoltaic component production line of a technology company in Hai'an, Jiangsu province. (ZHAI HUIYONG / FOR CHINA DAILY) China has once again shown its firm opposition to forced labor by taking the initiative to ratify two conventions of the International Labour Organization, Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin said on Thursday. The […]

Wang congratulates Mauritania’s new foreign minister

This undated photo shows Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi addressing a press conference in Beijing, China. (FENG YONGBIN / CHINA DAILY) BEIJING – Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Wednesday sent a congratulatory message to Mohamed Salem Ould Merzoug on assuming office as Mauritania's minister of foreign affairs, cooperation […]

Foreign ministry clarifies nature of relationship with Russia

This undated file photo shows the national flags of China and Russia on Red Square, Moscow. (PHOTO / XINHUA) BEIJING – The China-Russia relationship consists of non-alliance, non-confrontation and not targeting any third party, a Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said Wednesday. Spokesperson Wang Wenbin made the remarks at a daily press briefing when asked about […]