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China allows couples to have third child amidst declining birth rate

China scrapped its decades-old one-child policy in 2016, replacing it with a two-child limit which has failed to lead to a sustained upsurge in births. The cost of raising children in cities has deterred many Chinese couples. The latest move was approved by President Xi Jinping at a meeting of top Communist Party officials. It […]

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Chinese President Xi Jinping has congratulates Joe Biden on election victory

Chinese President Xi Jinping has congratulated US President-elect Joe Biden for his election victory earlier this month and expressed hope for “win-win cooperation” amid a number of conflicts between the world’s top two economies over trade, technology and security. In a congratulatory message on Wednesday, Xi told Biden that “healthy and stable” relations were “the […]

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Xi Jinping urges G20 nations to join its QR-based health system to fast-track international and business travel

Chinese President Xi Jinping has pushed for the use of QR-based around the world to track the Covid-19 and to help fast-track international travel and business during the coronavirus pandemic. The QR-based health certificates uses an electronic barcode to store a person’s travel and health history, has been credited with helping to curb the spread […]

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China can no longer rely on its previous economic development model: President Xi Jinping

China can no longer rely on its previous economic development model of depending on global exports and must build self-controlled, safe and reliable domestic production and supply system to ensure industrial and national security, President Xi Jinping said on Saturday. The plenary session of the ruling Communist Party of China (CPC), headed by Xi, adopted […]

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Business tycoon critical of President Xi Jinping sentenced to 18 years in jail on corruption charges

A business tycoon who is an outspoken critic of China’s President Xi Jinping has been sentenced to 18 years in jail on charges of corruption. Ren Zhiqiang was found “guilty of corruption, bribery and embezzlement of public funds” a Beijing court said according to Global Times. Zhiqiang was also fined US$ 620,000. Ren went missing […]

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Modi’s party workers confuse Kim Jong Un with Chinese President Xi Jinping while burning effigy

A video of Narendra Modi’s party men burning effigies of Supreme Leader of North Korea Kim Jong Un from  West Bengal’s Asansol has gone viral. This happened because BJP workers confused Kim Jong Un with China President Xi Jinping. Angry with China, the workers hit the streets to made their fury known. They burnt effigies […]

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China was always transparent about coronavirus: President Xi Jinping at virtual WHO meet

President Xi Jinping who attended the virtual World Health Assembly annual meeting today said China has always been “transparent about coronavirus”. The Chinese president said his country will provide $2 billion in global coronavirus aid over two years. The Chinese president added that his county would make coronavirus vaccine a “global public good”. “China supports […]

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Donald Trump threatens to cut off all relations with China

US President Donald Trump has threatened to cut off the whole relationship with China in response to the spread of the novel coronavirus across the world that has killed nearly 303,000 people globally, including over 86,000 in America. “There are many things we could do. We could cut off the whole relationship,” Trump told Fox […]

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Xi Jinping offers help North Korea contain the novel coronavirus spread

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Saturday offered to help North Korea contain the novel coronavirus, in his reply to an earlier message from North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. “China is willing to enhance anti-epidemic cooperation with the DPRK and provide as much support as its capacity allows for the DPRK in line with the latter’s […]

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Donald Trump is ‘upset’ with China over its late sharing of information on coronavirus

US President Donald Trump has said he is “upset” with China over its late sharing of information on coronavirus. “They should have told us about this,” Trump told reporters at a press conference in the White House on Sunday. “I’m a little upset with China. I’ll be honest with you, because as much as I […]

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Chinese President Xi Jinping visits Wuhan as Coronavirus spread slows down

Chinese President Xi Jinping has made his first visit to Wuhan since the novel coronavirus outbreak began more than two months ago. Wuhan which has been on lockdown for weeks now, with tens of thousands of confirmed cases of the virus and hundreds of deaths is a major show of confidence in China’s response to […]

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President Jinping “deeply appreciates” Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for $100 Million aid

Chinese President Xi Jinping has written a letter expressing thanks to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation for the organisation’s “generosity” and support tackling a deadly virus epidemic, state media said Saturday. The outbreak of the new COVID-19 strain has claimed 2,345 lives in mainland China and infected more than 76,000 people, with cases in […]