China and the U.S. have been maintaining normal communications in areas of economy and trade, said Gao Feng, spokesperson for China's Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM), at a regular press conference on T
The BRICS New Development Bank (NDB) announced Tuesday that it approved 7 billion yuan ($1.08 billion) of emergency assistance program loans to support China's economic
The International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said Thursday that if the COVID-19 pandemic fades in the second half of the year, the multilateral lender's baseline assumption
All coronavirus-infected patients in northwest China's Qinghai Province have been discharged from hospital as of Friday. On Friday morning, the last two infected patie
Polaris Wellness offers cryotherapy sessions that it claims reduce post-exercise soreness and speed up recovery. Health editor Jeanette Wang puts its super chilled chamber to the test
An television crew will fight charges of kidnapping over their involvement in the allegedly botched abduction and recovery of an Australian mother's children, local media reported Wednesday, in a case that's brought journalism ethics into question.
Industrial output growth in South Korea hit the highest in about 4 years in February, indicating that the economy may resume recovery, a government report showed Tuesday.
China's manufacturing expanded at a slower pace in August, a sign of weak momentum in its ongoing economic recovery.
The eurozone economy is expected to grow just over 1 percent this year before expanding 1. 5 percent in 2015, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Monday.
Taiwan's economy showed clear signs of recovery during the fourth quarter of 2013, boosting annual GDP growth to 2.19 percent, the island's budget authority announced on Tuesday.
A survey released by a market research company on Monday showed that the economic recovery in the eurozone accelerated at the end of 2013.
A senior official with the UN Development Program (UNDP) said here Monday that providing humanitarian relief to survivors of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines remains a priority for the organization and its partners.
The Japanese Finance Ministry sounded an upbeat tone about the country's economy on Wednesday, using recovery in its assessment for the first time in nearly six years.
The two-day finance ministers and central bank governors meeting of the Group of Seven (G7) closed at the Hartwell House in Aylesbury of Buckinghamshire, southern England, on Saturday with no substantial agreements announced.
The combination of tax hikes and spending cuts would pose a " substantial threat" to U.S. economic recovery.
U.S. Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke Tuesday urged the Congress and Obama administration to strike a deal to avert the looming "fiscal cliff", saying the combination of tax hikes and spending cuts would pose a " substantial threat" to the country's economic recovery.
The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) announced in a recent report that global tourism, in terms of tourist arrival numbers, has rebounded to 80 percent
India is phasing out its largest bill, the 2000 rupee note ($24). While the bill can still be used, the central bank is asking people to deposit or exchange the note by
Tens of thousands in Belgrade attended an anti-government protest on Saturday over two mass shootings that killed 18 people.On May 3, a teenage boy killed nine pupils a
The world's first C919, China's first domestically made large passenger jet, completed its inaugural commercial flight on Sunday.The flight, identified as MU9191, depar
Democratic President Joe Biden and top congressional Republican Kevin McCarthy edged closer to a deal to avoid a looming U.S. debt default Tuesday, as the threat of an
Negotiators for Democratic President Joe Biden and top congressional Republican Kevin McCarthy held what both sides called productive talks on Wednesday to try to reach
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has reached agreements with the leaders of Italy, Germany, France and Britain on providing fresh defense aid for Kiev, Zelenskyy
Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, on Thursday visited the city of Cangzhou in north China's Hebei Province.Xi went
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Chinese President Xi Jinping has called on the National Art Museum of China (NAMOC) to develop itself into an art venue that enjoys worldwide prestige.Xi, who is also g
As the U.S. prepares to end the immigration policy known as Title 42, large numbers of migrants are gathering along the U.S.-Mexico border, mostly on the Mexican side.M
On Saturday, gathering at the Senda Park in central Hiroshima, Japan, people from the U.S., the Philippines and South Korea joined local demonstrators and held banners
Syria's President Bashar al-Assad cemented his return to the Arab League (AL) Tuesday when leading Middle Eastern power Saudi Arabia, which long supported Syria's oppos
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Finance leaders of the Group of Seven (G7) nations warn about the U.S. debt crisis and urge caution amid mounting global economic uncertainty in a three-day meeting end
The Greater Bay Area (GBA) Science Forum unveiled the first-ever "High Quality Development of the Belt and Road Initiative" sub-forum in Guangzhou on Monday. A remarkab
The Chinese yuan weakened past 7 per dollar on Wednesday for the first time in five months.The onshore renminbi eased to 7.0026 per dollar, before recording the weakest
Slovakia's Prime Minister Eduard Heger said on Sunday he had asked the president to relieve him of his duties, after ministers' resignations weakened his cabinet that i
Energy ministers from nine European Union (EU) countries agreed on Thursday to turn the Mediterranean region into a green energy hub.At their meeting in Valletta, the c