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China warns U.S. over Hong Kong law as thousands stage 'Thanksgiving' rally

28 Nov 2019

HONG KONG/BEIJING China warned the United States on Thursday that it would take "firm counter measures" in response to U.S. legislation backing anti-government protesters in Hong Kong, and said attempts to interfere in the Chinese-ruled city were doomed to fail. | Video

China says CO2 border tax will damage global climate change fight

27 Nov 2019

BEIJING New European proposals to launch a "carbon border tax" will damage global efforts to tackle climate change, China said on Wednesday, urging a pushback against climate "protectionism", a week before fresh global climate talks in Madrid.

One of China's richest men named in Hikvision securities probe

14 Nov 2019

SHANGHAI/BEIJING China's securities regulator is investigating one of the country's richest men for alleged violation of disclosure rules as a director of U.S.-blacklisted surveillance camera giant Hikvision , the company said.

Chinese leadership says it will ensure Hong Kong's stability, prosperity

31 Oct 2019

BEIJING China will ensure Hong Kong's prosperity and stability and protect national security in the face of unrest there, the ruling Communist Party said on Thursday after a meeting of its senior leadership, though it unveiled no new policy steps.

Chinese leadership says it will ensure Hong Kong's stability, prosperity

31 Oct 2019

BEIJING China will ensure Hong Kong's prosperity and stability and protect national security in the face of unrest there, the ruling Communist Party said on Thursday after a meeting of its senior leadership, though it unveiled no new policy steps.

UPDATE 2-Chinese leadership says it will ensure Hong Kong's stability, prosperity

31 Oct 2019

* Meeting reiterates strengthening of Communist Party control

Rising U.S.-China tensions dim hopes for end to trade war

08 Oct 2019

WASHINGTON/BEIJING Beijing sharply rebuked Washington on Tuesday for adding some top Chinese artificial intelligence startups to its trade blacklist, dimming hopes for progress in high-level talks aimed at ending a 15-month trade war between the two economic giants.

Tears as China's military extravaganza stirs patriotic passion

01 Oct 2019

BEIJING Amid the roar of tanks rolling through a residential street in central Beijing at midday, 31-year-old Li Meiping cried tears of joy.

Tears as China's military extravaganza stirs patriotic passion

01 Oct 2019

BEIJING Amid the roar of tanks rolling through a residential street in central Beijing at midday, 31-year-old Li Meiping cried tears of joy.

A dozen hand-picked foreigners join China's parade of soldiers and tanks

01 Oct 2019

BEIJING Among the 100,000 almost entirely domestic participants in China's military-led parade on Tuesday was a float bearing a dozen hand-picked foreigners - a token tribute to overseas links at time when many of China's foreign ties are strained.

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