Nine inmates were killed and their bodies were set on fire in a riot on Monday at a prison in Brazil’s central state of Goias, local authorities said.
Once again it is time for reflections and resolutions. For China, which sailed through a difficult year safe and sound, and with government promises of a more efficient and open economy, the country is ready to start a new journey.
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Huge potential lies in the innovation cooperation between Finland and China especially in the coming years, said Petri Vuorio, director for international trade of the Confederation of Finnish Industries.
China’s foreign exchange regulator on Saturday toughened the rules on overseas cash withdrawals from personal bank cards to curb money laundering, terrorist financing and tax evasion.
South Korean President Moon Jae-in said Thursday that the wartime sexual slavery issue cannot be resolved by the 2015 deal with Japan as a secret agreement was found between the two countries after reviewing the procedure of the deal.
Moscow’s police have detained a man suspected of shooting dead a security guard at a confectionery factory in the northwest of the Russian capital Wednesday, the Russian Interior Ministry said Thursday.
China launched remote sensing satellites at 3:44 a.m.(Beijing Time) Tuesday on a Long March-2C carrier rocket from Xichang Satellite Launch Center in southwest China’s Sichuan Province.
Nowadays, one can hardly travel around Africa without noticing the presence of Chinese nationals — regardless of whether they are tourists, businessmen, peacekeepers, staff members of medical teams, or employees of Chinese-owned enterprises.
At least 74 people have been killed or missing and over 50,000 were displaced in a severe tropical storm which pounded southern Philippines, disaster and local officials said on Saturday.