Anti-China NGOs can’t deny nation’s growth, development

Editor’s note: This is the first part of a review on the performance of China’s implementation of the International Covenant of Economic, Social and Cultural Rights. The International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (the Covenant) provides a useful lens for assessing efforts of the Chinese government in upholding economic, social and cultural rights […]

Unlocking full market potential

China must push further higher-level opening-up amid the need to lift domestic consumption (MA XUEJING / CHINA DAILY) To implement the strategy to expand domestic demand and fully develop and unleash the potential of consumption, it is imperative that China open its door wider, especially by pushing institutional opening-up. The expanding domestic market of China […]

Iranian, Russian presidents discuss expanding economic ties

Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi (right) greets Russian President Vladimir Putin prior to their talks at the Saadabad palace, in Tehran, Iran, July 19, 2022. (SERGEI SAVOSTYANOV/SPUTNIK / KREMLIN POOL PHOTO VIA AP) TEHRAN – Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Wednesday discussed the expansion of economic cooperation, particularly in the […]

US’ continual violation of WTO trade rules undermines rights, interests of all countries

The Ministry of Commerce said on Monday that China is taking US export control measures on chips and other products to the World Trade Organization Dispute Settlement Mechanism. That's a justified response to the series of export control measures the United States has introduced. Citing national security, the US Commerce Department's Bureau of Industry and […]

Working for a better world

President Xi’s initiatives underscore his vision for equitable, sustainable global development President Xi Jinping delivers a speech titled "Shouldering Responsibility and Working Together in Solidarity to Build an Asia-Pacific Community with a Shared Future" at the 29th Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Economic Leaders' Meeting in Bangkok, Thailand, Nov 18, 2022. (PHOTO / XINHUA) Common challenges in […]

FTA creates economic dynamo for Mauritius and China

The economic barometer between Mauritius and China started rising 50 years ago when more than 100 Mauritian businessmen flew to China on a chartered plane to participate in the world renowned Canton Fair. Over the years, Mauritius and China have signed numerous agreements of cooperation in various fields, such as economic cooperation, technology, culture, education, […]

APEC CEOs stress cooperation for sustainable, inclusive growth

This Nov 12, 2022 photo shows the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center in Bangkok, Thailand. (WANG TENG / XINHUA) BANGKOK – The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation CEO Summit concluded here on Friday, highlighting close cooperation to promote sustainable and inclusive growth in the future. "We remain optimistic that regional cooperation and strong resolve will get us […]