China's 13th Five-Year Plan, the country’s new blueprint unveiled early this month, should should be closely considered by India since it brings numerous opportunities for many nations including India, according to China's ambassador to India.
The Chinese mainland fell 10 places to 47th in a ranking of 70 countries compiled by EF Education First, which based its rankings on test data from more than 900,000 adults taking online tests. In Asia, it ranked at 11th, while Singapore ranked first.
Chinese President Xi Jinping, who is also general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, attends a welcoming ceremony held by General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam Central Committee Nguyen Phu Trong before their talks in Hanoi, Vietnam, Nov. 5, 2015.
Hiroko Masuhara (L) and her partner Koyuki Higashi hold their partnership certificate as they walk out from the Shibuya ward office after the ward office issued the nation's first same sex partnership certificates in Tokyo, Japan, November 5, 2015.
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday commended the efforts made by China and France on climate change after the two pledged in a joint statement to push for solutions to thorny issues that are under negotiations for a universal climate deal.
Customs officials from China and Nepal on Tuesday agreed on resuming operation of earthquake-damaged Khasa-Tatopani border point, the main trade route for bilateral trade, at the earliest possible date.