Trump to consider trade measures against China 'in coming weeks': advisor
A senior White House advisor on trade said Thursday that President Donald Trump would soon consider fresh punitive measures against Beijing over its "theft" of US intellectual property.
China hopes Tillerson firing won't affect North Korea talks
China voiced hope on Wednesday Donald Trump's sudden firing of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will not impact bilateral relations or planned talks between the US president and North Korea's leader.
China’s Xi allowed to remain ‘president for life
China has approved the removal of term limits for its leader, in a move that effectively allows Xi Jinping to remain as president for life. The constitutional changes were passed by China’s annual sitting of the National People’s Congress yesterday. The vote was widely regarded as a rubber-stamping exercise. Two delegates voted against the change…
All hail Xi, China's 'Chairman of Everything'
Mao was the "Great Helmsman", Deng the "Paramount Leader" -- now meet Xi Jinping, whose growing personality cult has some calling him China's "Chairman of Everything".
India, France security accord has China in mind
China's mighty strategic shadow hangs over an accord signed by India and France on Saturday aimed at stepping up military cooperation in the Indian Ocean. Under the deal signed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Emmanuel Macron, each country will open its naval bases to warships from the other. China's territorial ambitions in the…
Falconets draw China, Germany
The Falconets of Nigeria have been drawn in the Group D of the France 2018 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup alongside Haiti, China and three time U-20 winners Germany. The draw ceremony was held at the Opera House, Rennes yesterday. Africa’s other representatives Ghana are with hosts France, New Zealand and Netherlands in Group A. North Korea…
EU demands Britain pay 2.7 bn euros over China customs fraud
The European Union launched legal action against Britain on Thursday to recover 2.7 billion euros ($3.3 billion) in lost customs duties after London allegedly ignored a scam by Chinese importers.
China's foreign minister slams Trump tariffs: report
China's foreign minister tore into the new steel and aluminium tariffs announced by US President Trump, calling them "groundless" in remarks to state media Saturday.
Why many Nigerians are in Chinese prisons - Envoy
Mr Wale Oloko, the Consul-General of the Federal Republic of Nigeria in Guangzhou, China, on Monday said that many Nigerians were in various Prisons in Guangdong Province for overstaying their visas. Oloko told the News Agency of Nigeria(NAN) in Lagos that some other Nigerians were also arrested for engaging in drug trafficking and other criminal…
Xi poised to extend power as China set to lift term limits
Xi Jinping, China's most powerful leader for decades, could stay in office indefinitely after the Communist Party called for the removal of presidential term limits.