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China hikes defence budget to USD 209 billion, 6.8 per cent increase

China's annual defence budget maintains a single-digit growth for a sixth consecutive year, state-run Xinhua news agency reported

05 Mar 2021 12:14 PM

China to convene parliament next month amid Coronavirus fears

The meeting involves bringing delegates from across the country by plane and train to Beijing.

29 Apr 2020 9:13 AM

S Korea, Japan, China to hold summit next week

The gathering on May 9 will bring together the South's President Moon Jae-in, Japanese PM Shinzo Abe and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang.

01 May 2018 7:42 PM

China must win ‘3 tough battles’ while pursuing reforms: Li Keqiang

Li Keqiang said due out at opening of annual meeting of parliament in March, government is expected to set its economic targets for 2018.

23 Jan 2018 2:17 PM

Xi Jinping unveils 5 new Politburo faces, but not his heir

The age of the new leadership gives an indication that none of them could succeed Mr Xi at the next party Congress in 2022.

26 Oct 2017 6:32 AM


China does not want trade war with US: Li Keqiang

US media reported that US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet in Florida next month.

15 Mar 2017 1:56 PM