In tears and smiles, the giant panda team at the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington gathered on Tuesday morning, sending the U.S.-born Bao Bao off to her new home in China. Bao Bao, which means "precious" or "treasure" in Chinese, is the first female giant panda born in the U.S. national zoo and has won the hearts of numerous Americans since her birth three and a half years ago.
President Donald Trump speaks as Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe listens at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla. on Feb. 11. President Donald Trump speaks as Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe listens at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla.
Car-sharing services provided by companies such as Gofun Chuxing launched by Beijing Shouqi Group and Car2go under the automobile giant Daimler AG are striving for a place in China's burgeoning sharing economy. But they will encounter disappointment unless they avoid or remove the costly speed bumps ahead.
First carriage of the train used for Vietnam's first urban railway Cat Linh-Ha Dong Line was hoisted in Vietnam's capital Hanoi at the dawn on Tuesday. The 13-km Cat Linh-Ha dong Line is constructed by the 6th bureau of China Railway Engineering Corporation .
Amid rising diplomatic tension with China over Seoul's decision to deploy the THAAD anti-missile defense system, Korea is facing challenges as an entertainment and shopping destination, the Korean Tourism Organization said today . The word comes on the heels of an editorial published by Chinese state media this weekend that warned Korean retail and entertainment giant Lotte Group that it is " playing with fire that could inflame regional relations."
China and the US must avoid falling into a trade war that would disrupt a "win-win" relationship stretching back to 1784 when an American ship first sailed into China's waters to carry out exchanges of goods, Minister of Commerce Gao Hucheng said. Gao's comments come at a time of increased trade frictions between the world's two biggest economies.
Beijing, Feb 21 China has rolled out stricter measures to manage diplomatic vehicles as part of its move to firmly implement traffic rules following allegations of abuse of guidelines by foreign diplomats. The Provisions on Diplomatic Vehicles Management stipulates that traffic violations by diplomatic vehicles shall be subject to punishment in strict accordance with the law and due procedures, Geng Shuang, spokesperson of the foreign ministry said.
Mongolian Foreign Minister Ts.Munkh-Orgil is visiting Beijing at the invitation of his Chinese counterpart, Mr Wang Yi. During the meeting, the two sides agreed to organize a visit of the Prime Minister of Mongolia to Beijing, a second Mongolia-Chinese parliamentary meeting and a first cooperation meeting on Energy, Mineral and Infrastructure.
Kim Jong Nam arrives at Beijing airport in Beijing, China, in this photo taken by Kyodo February 11, 2007. Mandatory credit Kyodo/via REUTERS/Files KUALA LUMPUR: Amid rumors that Kim Jong Nam's son is in Malaysia to claim his body, Selangor police chief Abd Samah Mat told Channel NewsAsia on Tuesday that any family member coming here would be protected by police.
The Chinese government filed a complaint with Seoul after several Chinese nationals were allegedly denied entry to the South Korean resort island of Jeju, where they are usually allowed to travel without visas. Jeju's immigration office said all entrants are being vetted according to regulations, and if "issues" are identified entry can be denied, South Korean news agency Yonhap reported.