Tag Archives: Xi Jinping

  • Chinese President Xi’s family implicated in Panama Papers scandal

    At least eight current or former members of the Politburo Standing Committee, the ruling Communist Party's most powerful body, have been implicated, highlighting the hot-button issue of wealth among China's ruling elite. ...

  • Protests as China’s Xi arrives in Prague

    Protests greeted President Xi Jinping as he arrived in Prague on Monday on the first visit by a Chinese head of state to the Czech Republic. ...

  • China issues book commemorating reformist leader Hu Yaobang

    President Xi Jinping and other top Chinese leaders gathered Friday to commemorate reformist leader Hu Yaobang, whose death catalyzed the 1989 pro-democracy protest movement that was brutally crushed in Beijing. ...

  • Taiwan’s president on defensive after China summit

    Taiwan's President Ma Ying-jeou has hit back at opponents who have accused him of selling out by holding a historic summit with Chinese leader Xi Jinping. ...

  • Epic handshake highlights China-Taiwan Summit

    The first meeting between the leaders of China and Taiwan since their 1949 civil war division was expected to produce a dramatic handshake -- but no one thought it would last 81 seconds. ...

  • Presidents of China, Taiwan to hold historic meeting

    The presidents of China and Taiwan will meet this weekend in Singapore with a handshake that will mark a seismic shift in a relationship frozen in enmity since 1949. ...

  • Tibetan protesters arrested in London for waving flags at Chinese President

    Two British Tibetan women and a Tiananmen Square survivor have been arrested by the Metropolitan police for staging a protest during Chinese president Xi Jinping's visit to London. ...

  • Pomp and protests greet China’s Xi in UK

    China's President Xi Jinping starts a pomp-filled four-day state visit to Britain on Tuesday as reports emerged of a multibillion pound investment deal over Britain's new nuclear programme. ...

  • Uyghur leader says blood on Britain’s red carpet welcome for China’s Xi

    The red carpet Britain is laying out this week to welcome Chinese President Xi Jinping is stained with the blood of Uyghurs, Tibetans and dissidents, a top exiled Uyghur leader said on Monday. ...

  • Japan ruling lawmaker invites China’s Xi to Tokyo

    Japan Friday said it wished to improve its soured ties with Beijing, a day after a senior ruling lawmaker invited Chinese President Xi Jinping to visit Tokyo next year. ...