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China said late on Monday that it will increase tariffs on the bulk of $60 billion of US imports to three categories of rates between 10% and 25%. For the rest of the $60 billion US imports, the duty rate will remains at 5 percent. The tariffs will hit around 5,000 products and will take […]

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hina voiced deep disappointment late on Wednesday about Washington’s plan to raise tariffs on Chinese imports on Fr iday, saying that it will take necessary counter-measures if the US tariffs increase takes effect. The planned tariffs increase on $200 billion worth of Chinese imports from 10 percent to 25 percent was filed by the Office […]

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hina will undertake key measures to further integrate the country’s rural and urban areas and encourage the transfer and free flow of people and resources throughout the nation. Measures include relaxing hukou (household registration) barri ers, reforming zoning regulations for rural and residential land, marketing collective land in rural areas for development purposes and increasing […]

Sino-US talks on trade seen as productiveets with US Trade

Negotiators from two sides aim to meet next week in Washington to continue Vice-Premier Liu He, US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin met in Beijing from Tuesday to Wednesday for the 10th round of trade talks between China and the United States. The two sides are working on putting bilateral trade […]

reviews naval parade on 70th birthday of Navy

Xi reviewed 18 vessels from 13 countries invited to participate in a naval parade on Tuesday afternoon. The foreign vessels in the waters off eastern China’s coastal city of Qingdao saluted Xi, who was on board the destroyer Xining, in their traditional manners as they passed by. The destroyer Xining sounded its horn to ret […]

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“The Belt and Road Initiative proposed by President Xi Jinping in 2013 has touc hed the hearts of the Azerbaijani people, as the restoration of the ancient Silk Road i s for the benefit of the entire world, and the development and prosperity of all countries,” Hajiyev said. “The Belt and Road Initiative is not […]

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was “extremely unlikely” any of the 27 countries would veto a delay. AP”If one country was to veto an extension and, as a result, impose hardship on us, real problems for the Dutch and Belgians and French as neighboring countries (to the UK)…they wouldn’t be forgiven for it,” he told Ireland’s RTE radio. magnitude earthquake […]

Guns, tanks are modified to fight forest firesguishing guns h

Fire departments across China are on high alert each spring, when forests are prone to erupt in flames. At least eight forest fires have occurred since the start of this year, with the deadliest killing 30 people who were fighting it. In an attempt to improve the efficiency of firefighting operations and reduce safety risks, […]

Xi meets Macron on maintaining sound China-France ties

NICE, France – Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday stressed the importance of maintaining a sound China -France relationship to both countries’ long-term development and its potential impact on the world. Xi, who is paying a state visit to France, made the remarks when meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron in the southern French city […]

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 both of our country should be very proud to have a friend, a representative like him,” he said.   At present, there are more than 800 13- 18-year-old students at the S chool, including nearly 60 Chinese students, most of whom are from Hong Kong. Uppingham school was founded in 1584. The famous British educator […]