UK, French leaders fail to defuse fishing row

ROME-French President Emmanuel Macron and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson stuck to rival positions on Sunday in their countries' post-Brexit dispute over fishing in the English Channel, with France maintaining its threat to impose sanctions starting from Tuesday that could…

In face of protectionism and nationalism, the remedy is multilateralism, says Italian PM

Italy's Prime Minister Mario Draghi has called on world leaders to uphold multilateralism and do all they can to overcome differences.Speaking at the opening of the G20 Summit, Draghi, whose country holds the G20 presidency this year, reminded people that…

Dutch PM sees fruitful results, broad prospects in cooperation with China

ROME - The Netherlands' cooperation with China has yielded fruitful results in various fields and enjoys broad prospects, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said here on Sunday.The prime minister made the remarks when he met with Chinese President Xi Jinping's…

China does hard yards on climate

Ambitious targets present all with a tough challenge, experts sayEditor's Note: The 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties has begun in Glasgow, Scotland. This page highlights China's commitment to developing green and low-carbon energy, and the urgency of…

ASEAN alarmed over trilateral military pact

The trilateral security partnership AUKUS will not only undermine regional peace and stability and affect the outlook of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations but also expose the double standards of some countries, said experts in a seminar on Tuesday.At…

Premier calls for more vaccine aid to ASEAN

Premier Li Keqiang pledged on Tuesday to offer more aid in COVID-19 vaccines and medical supplies to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and make joint efforts to improve its early warning and emergency response capacity.While addressing the annual China-ASEAN…

Merkel hailed for leaving legacy of win-win cooperation

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who is set to step down after 16 years in office when Germany's new government is formed, has left a legacy of pragmatic and win-win cooperation with China, an approach that is worth inheriting, analysts said.Merkel…

Contributions to UN goals widely praised

After Xi's call to world, experts point to China's role in building shared futureChina has acted in accordance with the purposes and principles of the United Nations Charter and built an image of a responsible country widely recognized for its…

Li stresses role of regional cooperatio

Signatories to free trade pact urged to speed up work on its implementationPremier Li Keqiang highlighted on Wednesday the importance of deepening economic integration and industrial cooperation in Southeast and East Asia, saying that the region should jointly promote the…

China's green energy transformation enormous, white paper says

With a booming new energy industry, China has experienced robust development in non-fossil energy development and accelerated the low-carbon transformation of its energy mix, according to an official document.The document, titled "White Paper on Responding to Climate Change: China's Policies…