Turkey returns to single-party rule in boost for Erdogan

2015-11-02 10:36:32

Turkey's Islamist-rooted AK Party swept to an unexpected victory in elections on Sunday, returning the country to single-party rule in an outcome that will boost the power of President Tayyip Erdogan but may sharpen deep social divisions.

Party chiefs' visits to bring about comprehensive, strategic orientations to Vietnam-China ties

2015-11-02 10:03:09

Vietnam, China party chiefs' visits to each country are expected to bring about comprehensive and strategic orientations to bilateral relations, Vu Van Hien, deputy head of the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) Central Committee's Theory Council, has said.

Premier Li calls for boosting positive momentum in China-Japan ties

2015-11-01 18:44:00

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang met here Sunday with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and called for concerted efforts to maintain and strengthen the positive momentum in the rapprochement between their countries.

Premier Li arrives in Seoul for ROK visit, China-Japan-ROK summit

2015-10-31 12:47:59

Li is scheduled to hold talks with ROK President Park Geun-hye, meet with other ROK leaders and attend activities on economic cooperation and people-to-people exchanges.

Pakistan PM says will not tolerate delay in economic corridor

2015-10-30 21:12:20

Paksitani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Friday that any delay in the implementation of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects will not be tolerated.

Vice-president's visit to India means 'new impetus' for ties

2015-10-30 19:02:14

Vice-President Li Yuanchao will "inject new impetus" into China-India relations with his coming visit to India, Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said at a news conference on Friday.

Xi's trip to help build foundation for China-ASEAN community of common destiny

2015-10-30 16:46:44

President Xi Jinping's upcoming visit to Vietnam and Singapore is a crucial step for furthering involvement of the two countries in China's ambitious plan to revive ancient trade routes.

S. Korean civic groups stage rally against Abe's visit

2015-10-30 15:11:50

South Korean civic groups staged a rally on Friday against Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's visit to Seoul over the weekend to participate in summits with South Korean President Park Geun-hye.

S. Korea's business sentiment hits 5-month high

2015-10-30 14:59:26

Sentiment among South Korean businesses rose to the highest in five months due to fiscal and monetary stimulus that saw recovery in private consumption, central bank data showed Friday.

South Korean President Park Geun-hye: Grace, elegance and power

2015-10-30 10:17:33

Park Geun-hye: Grace, elegance and power

Myanmar opposition candidate attacked with machetes

2015-10-30 10:03:45

An opposition lawmaker and two other people were attacked with machetes and injured on Thursday, in the first serious violent incident in campaigning for Myanmar's historic Nov.8 election, his campaign manager said.

Two Koreas hold joint football match for national reunification

2015-10-30 09:56:58

The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the Republic of Korea (ROK) jointly held a workers' football match Thursday at May Day Stadium in Pyongyang, a move aimed to improve inter-Korean relations and strengthen national solidarity.