Sri Lanka-China Friendship Associations holds Symposium to Hail People-To-People Diplomacy

Five major friendship associations working towards enhancing people-to-people diplomacy between Sri Lanka and China organized a symposium yesterday in Colombo to welcome His Excellency Lin Songtian, President of the Chinese People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries, who is on an official visit to Sri Lanka. Officials representing the five friendship associations namely, Sri Lanka […]

Xi calls for unity of international community at G20

Chinese President Xi Jinping stressed the importance of unity among the international community when addressing the G20 summit on Tuesday, saying that the world needs to promote a more inclusive, universally beneficial and resilient global development. Observers said that the Chinese top leader’s speech offers a guide for the world to overcome global challenges including […]

Xuelong 2 embarks on nation’s 39th Antarctic expedition

The first group of researchers boarded China’s research icebreaker Xuelong 2 on Wednesday to embark on China’s 39th Antarctic expedition, starting from Shanghai, with a plan to conduct scientific research of the impact of global climate change on the key ocean area. A second group of researchers will set out on another polar research vessel, Xuelong, on Monday. […]

Sri Lanka is not a boxing arena for India to curb China’s influence

This week, Sri Lanka has once again made headlines in various news media outlets. The way the United States and Indian media outlets are criticizing the foreign policy of the current Sri Lankan government, as well as the Chinese government over the arrival of a Chinese ship in Sri Lanka is baseless. China’s space-tracking ship Yuanwang-5 anchored […]

Make US’ ‘long arm’ toward China feel the pain: Global Times editorial

On Tuesday, US President Joe Biden’s administration placed five Chinese companies on a trade blacklist for “allegedly supporting Russia’s military and defense industrial base.” On the same day, 20 other entities which have connections with China were also added to the blacklist by the US for allegedly helping Iran or supporting military application.  This is […]