Tag: President Xi Jinping

The politics behind Xi’s big green promise for China

Xi Jinping's vow to snuff out emissions by 2060 completes a diplomatic pirouette that moves China to the heart of the global green agenda,...

‘Wuhan virus’ no more: US and China in truce

by Shaun TANDON Suddenly, it's no longer the "Wuhan virus." The United States and China have reached a truce in a vitriolic feud over the coronavirus...

Chinese embassy says ex-S’pore diplomat Bilahari’s commentary is “arrogant and prejudiced”

Singapore – The Chinese embassy in Singapore has spoken up regarding former diplomat Bilahari Kausikan's commentary describing it as a misinterpretation and unacceptable. In an...

NYT writer says world is suffering because Xi govt delayed announcing Wuhan virus outbreak

A New York Times opinion piece by Nicholas Kristof on Jan 29, entitled "Coronavirus Spreads, And The World Pays For China’s Dictatorship", has accused President Xi Jinping...

IT happens: Facebook sorry for Xi Jinping’s name gaffe

Facebook apologised Saturday for a distasteful mistranslation of Chinese President Xi Jinping's name from Burmese language posts during his much-touted visit to Myanmar. His two-day...

Read all about it: Xi visit on Pyongyang front pages – just

Chinese President Xi Jinping's forthcoming visit to North Korea this week was in the news in Pyongyang Tuesday, but in the country where Kim...

China president says Singapore’s Sentosa is in the same league as Greece’s Acropolis and...

Beijing, China – Chinese President Xi Jinping, speaking at the Conference on Dialogue of Asian Civilizations (CDAC), placed Singapore’s Sentosa alongside World Heritage sites...

President Xi Jinping opts for a natural look complete with grey hair

Chinese politicians have been known for looking spiffy with young, vibrant and youthful physiques. This tradition does not hold true for China President Xi Jinping....
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