Vietnam, Thailand and Malaysia to ease visa rules for Chinese

2015-11-11 09:48:55

Three of China's neighbors in Southeast Asia are further easing their visa regimes to attract more Chinese tourists.

Manila assures Beijing on no thorny issues touched at APEC

2015-11-10 22:49:56

Philippine President Benigno Aquino assured visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Tuesday that the upcoming APEC economic leaders meeting in Manila will not involve disputed issues.

China wiling to establish stable, friendly relations with Philippines: FM

2015-11-10 22:08:34

Visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Tuesday that China attaches great importance to its relations with the Philippines, and is willing to work together with the country to establish a normal, stable, healthy and friendly bilateral relationship.

AIIB will include an ethics integrity department

2015-11-10 21:41:33

The Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank will set up an ethics integrity department and encourage employees to report to stamp out corruption, said Jin Liqun, president-designate of the institution.

Xi to attend APEC talks amid tension

2015-11-10 08:01:18

President Xi Jinping will attend the APEC summit in Manila next week, the Chinese Foreign Ministry announced on Monday.

China vows backing as Myanmar decides

2015-11-10 08:01:18

Beijing welcomes Myanmar's general election and will support the country's agenda to achieve national stability and long-term development, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said on Monday.

Australian senate passes China-Australia FTA legislations

2015-11-09 20:20:02

Australian Senate passes legislations surrounding the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement, clearing final hurdle to enact the agreement.

Myanmar opposition leader urges people to stay calm with election result

2015-11-09 15:44:15

Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi Monday urged the people to stay dispassionate and calm ahead of the official announcement of the election result.

Myanmar parliament speaker U Shwe Mann concedes loss in election

2015-11-09 14:54:52

U Shwe Mann, who competed in election representing the ruling Union Solidarity and Development Party, conceded having lost in the polling.

DPRK's senior political and military official dies at 94

2015-11-09 13:29:22

A senior political and military official of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Ra Uh Sol, died of lung caner at the age of 94 and a state funeral will be held for him, the state-run KEN news agency reported on Sunday.

President Xi to attend G20, APEC summits

2015-11-09 11:23:12

Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend the G20 summit from Nov 14 to 16 in Antalya, Turkey at the invitation of his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang announced on Monday.

Earthquake of 6.1 magnitude strikes south of Sibolga, Indonesia

2015-11-08 18:42:35

An earthquake measuring 6.1 magnitude struck 107 km south of Sibolga, Sumatra, Indonesia on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said.