Tag Archives: Xi Jinping

  • Xi hails China-Russia relations as guarantee of peace

    China's new leader Xi Jinping on Saturday hailed strong relations between Russia and China as a guarantee of world peace, as he continued his first foreign trip as president with a speech to students in Moscow. ...

  • Xi’s Russia trip attests new paradigm of state-to-state ties

    Following a diplomatic tradition, Chinese President Xi Jinping is heading for Russia for the first stop of his first foreign tour as China's head of state. ...

  • Xi visits Russia as China seeks bigger global role

    Xi Jinping heads to Russia on Friday on his first foreign visit as president amid signs he wants China to be more assertive in challenging US leadership in Asia while looking for new energy sources to fuel the Chinese economy. ...

  • Young woman immolation in Ngaba reported

    A young woman immolated herself last week as Xi Jinping was set to take over as the new President of China. ...

  • China’s new president calls for “great renaissance”

    In his first speech as China's head of state, Xi Jinping called for "the continued realisation of the great renaissance of the Chinese nation." ...

  • China names Xi Jinping as new president

    China's parliament named Xi Jinping as president Thursday, four months after he took charge of the Communist Party with pledges of reform that have raised hopes, but so far yielded little change. ...

  • Security beefed up to foil anti-China protests

    Police have beefed up security to thwart any anti-China activities in the Capital as this month commemorates the 54th anniversary of Tibet’s failed uprising against China on 10 March 1959 and Dalai Lama’s exile to India. ...

  • Xi Jinping reviews situation in Tibet amid self-immolation protests

    China's new leader Xi Jinping has reviewed the situation in troubled Tibet, amid expectations that the new leadership may consider fresh initiatives to end self-immolation protests in Tibet. ...

  • Tibet’s future: The limits of despair

    Five years after an explosion of unrest on the Tibetan plateau, the region is again in crisis. This time the world is looking away ...

  • China parliament opens with growth and graft pledges

    China targeted 2013 economic growth of 7.5 percent and vowed an unwavering fight against corruption Tuesday at the start of an annual parliamentary session that will seal its transition to new leadership. ...