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Speaker meets envoys of Peru and China

Speaker meets envoys of Peru and China

HE the Speaker of the Advisory Council, Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud, met the ambassadors of Peru, China

Black-clad, anti-extradition protesters flood streets of Hong Kong

Black-clad, anti-extradition protesters flood streets of Hong Kong

Thousands of demonstrators blockaded police headquarters on Friday as Asia's leading financial centre braced itself for a third weekend of mass protests against an extradition bill that has plunged the Chinese-ruled city into crisis.

Qatar-China ties set to scale greater heights: Chinese envoy

Qatar-China ties set to scale greater heights: Chinese envoy

Qatar and China have maintained excellent relations throughout the recent years and the future of bilateral ties between them is promising in all fields, Chinese ambassador to Qatar Li Chen has said.

US bars China supercomputer firms, institute from buying American parts

US bars China supercomputer firms, institute from buying American parts

The US Commerce Department said on Friday it was adding several Chinese companies and a government-owned institute involved in supercomputing with military applications to its national security "entity list"

North Korea lauds China ties as Xi wraps up trip

North Korea lauds China ties as Xi wraps up trip

North Korea lauded its ties with historic ally China on Friday as Xi Jinping wrapped up a highly symbolic two-day visit to his nuclear-armed neighbour, with both countries facing deadlock in their negotiations with US President Donald Trump.

China earthquake kills 13, injures 199

China earthquake kills 13, injures 199

The toll from a strong 6.0-magnitude earthquake in southwest China rose to 13 dead and 199 injured on Tuesday as rescuers pulled bodies and survivors from wrecked buildings.

Two strong quakes hit southwest China, at least one person dead

Two strong quakes hit southwest China, at least one person dead

Two strong earthquakes shook the southwestern Chinese province of Sichuan on Monday, killing at least one person in a part of the country frequently affected by strong tremors.

China plans pilot nuclear reactor for heating in northeast

China plans pilot nuclear reactor for heating in northeast

China plans to build a pilot small-scale nuclear reactor that could replace coal or gas to heat towns and cities in its colder northern regions, an official with the state-owned developer ...

PM meets Chinese ambassador

PM meets Chinese ambassador

HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani met on Sunday with the outgoing Chinese ambassador to Qatar Li Chen.

Amir, Xi vow to bolster strategic partnership

Amir, Xi vow to bolster strategic partnership

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met with Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the fifth summit of Conference on Interaction and Confidence-Building Measures in Asia (CICA)

Hong Kong govt to 'pause' divisive extradition bill: reports

Hong Kong govt to 'pause' divisive extradition bill: reports

Hong Kong's embattled government looks set to press pause on a deeply unpopular extradition bill that has provoked unprecedented clashes between police and protesters, multiple local media outlets reported Saturday.

Beijing confirms Chinese trawler hit Philippine boat

Beijing confirms Chinese trawler hit Philippine boat

Beijing confirmed Saturday that a Chinese vessel hit a Philippine fishing boat in a collision which has increased tensions in the disputed South China Sea, but denied claims it was a ‘hit and run’.