Railway-resettled villagers move into new homes with new hopes
The Lao villagers resettled for the construction of the China-Laos Railway are moving into new houses built with China's aid.
Macron wins French presidential runoff: exit poll
Macron said that his ambition for the next five years is to make France more independent, make a stronger Europe and to continue to invest in the country to make "France a great ecological nation."
1,500 destitute Afghans receive China-donated humanitarian assistance
The Ministry for Refugees and Repatriation Affairs distributed China-donated humanitarian assistance to 1,500 destitute people here on Saturday.
Fact Checked | Russian Sanction: US Own Goal?
Sanctions haven’t worked for over 60 years in Cuba, they haven’t worked in gaining regime change in North Korea for 70 years, they aren’t working in reducing the satisfaction of governments in Iran or Venezuela and they aren’t stopping the phenomenal growth of China. Perhaps, more than 100 years since Wilson first tabled them, it’s time to recognise they aren’t the replacement for war he had hoped for.
World experts deem dynamic zero-COVID approach best choice for China, boon for world
As its fight against the COVID-19 pandemic has entered a critical stage, China has announced that it would stick to the dynamic zero-COVID approach, which has proved effective over the past more than two years.
Update | Another 3 international flights to Guangzhou suspended
From April 11th to 18th, three international flights to Guangzhou were suspended by the Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC).
Italian PM tests positive for COVID-19
Italy's Prime Minister Mario Draghi has tested positive for COVID-19, the government said in a statement on Monday.
U.S. Smithsonian's National Zoo marks 50th anniversary of giant panda program
The Smithsonian's National Zoo marked on Saturday an important milestone in its giant panda program and partnership with China to conserve the unique species.
IMF to downgrade forecast for over 140 economies amid Russia-Ukraine conflict
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief said Thursday that the organization will revise down its global growth forecast amid the Russia-Ukraine conflict, the impact of which will contribute to downgrades for 143 economies this year.
Global COVID-19 cases surpass 500 mln, with 6.18 mln deaths
Global COVID-19 cases topped 500 million on Tuesday, according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at Johns Hopkins University.