• NAIROBI, June 26 (Xinhua) — While growing up in a low income suburb northwest of the Kenyan capital Nairobi, Mohammed Kimani never dreamt that he would one day become an accomplished entrepreneur with a large footprint in his native country and China. Kimani endured the indignities of poverty at a tender age while growing up […]

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  • BEIJING, June 26 (Xinhua) — China launched its Long March-7 carrier rocket successfully late on Saturday, hailed as a prelude for the country’s five-year plan (2016-2020) for the space sector. China is expected to have more than 200 spacecraft in orbit by 2020 and perform about 30 launches per year on average, said Yang Baohua, […]

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  • BEIJING, June 25 (Xinhua) — China and Russia vowed to strengthen global strategic stability in a joint statement signed by Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin. The statement was signed after their talks on Saturday afternoon in Beijing. In the joint statement, the two sides voiced concern over increasing "negative factors" […]

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  • BEIJING, June 24 (Xinhua) — China and Russia on Friday pledged to further expand two-way investment cooperation to boost bilateral relations. The pledge came out of the third meeting of the China-Russia Investment Cooperation Committee, co-chaired by Vice Premier Zhang Gaoli and Russia’s First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov in Beijing. The main task of […]

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  • TASHKENT, June 23 (Xinhua) — Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin met here Thursday on enhancing bilateral ties and promoting the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO)’s role in regional development and security. The two heads of state met briefly late Thursday ahead of the 16th SCO summit in Tashkent and Putin’s upcoming […]

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  • TASHKENT, June 23 (Xinhua) — China, Russia and Mongolia inked a development plan here on Thursday to build an economic corridor linking the three neighbors, pledging to boost transportation connectivity and economic cooperation in border regions. The plan was signed after a meeting of Chinese President Xi Jinping, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Mongolian President […]

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  • ST. PETERSBURG, Russia, June 23 (Xinhua) — Russia and China are diversifying trade and exploring new areas for cooperation, Russian President Vladimir Putin said. In an hour-long exclusive interview with Xinhua President Cai Mingzhao on June 17 in St. Petersburg, Putin spoke highly of bilateral interaction within broader frameworks, saying Moscow-Beijing cooperation is a world […]

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  • During the talks between visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Uzbek counterpart, Islam Karimov, the two sides pledged to seek synergy between their respective development strategies and fully tap into the potential of their economic and trade cooperation on the principles of consultation, joint development and sharing. The two leaders said they will actively […]

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  • TASHKENT, June 22 (Xinhua) — The encouraging progress of the Belt and Road Initiative, cited by Chinese President Xi Jinping in an address to the Uzbek parliament on Wednesday, has injected promising dynamics in the economic development of Uzbekistan and the wider region, experts said. Xi looked back on the progress in the Belt and […]

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  • TASHKENT, June 22 (Xinhua) — Visiting Chinese President Xi Jinping and his Uzbek counterpart, Islam Karimov, on Wednesday hailed the inauguration of the Qamchiq Tunnel in Uzbekistan, saying it is a major achievement of the Belt and Road Initiative. The two leaders watched via video link the opening of the 19.2-km railway tunnel, which is […]

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